Events

Fringe To Deliver Evening Of Acoustic Music

If you love acoustic music, you’ll enjoy the programme of music at Father’s House tonight, Saturday 30th June. The Shaftesbury Acoustic Café is on from 7.30pm-10pm.

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England’s Third Largest Fringe Festival Has Begun In Shaftesbury

The third Shaftesbury Fringe Festival has opened this lunchtime and this year’s event is the biggest to date.

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Rotary Club’s Gold Hill Fair Returns This Sunday

Shaftesbury will be bustling with the excitement of Gold Hill Fair this Sunday 1stJuly.

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More Big Entertainment Names Come To North Dorset For Gillfest 2018

Two annual North Dorset events launch today. Shaftesbury Fringe starts its three-day run and in Gillingham, Gillfest, a ten-day series of music and comedy shows, begins.

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Prepare For Surprises As Shaftesbury’s Private Gardens Open This Weekend

Shaftesbury’s garden lovers will have a treat on Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th June, when there’s a rare opportunity to tour ten private gardens in the St James, Layton Lane and Tanyard Lane areas.

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Singing, Scones, Social Reform And A Celebration Of Shaftesbury At Civic Day 2018

You’re invited to join dozens of Shaftesbury residents who are taking part in the Town’s first Civic Day, on Thursday 21st June.

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Dozens Of Vintage Vehicles On Display At A Free Event On Thursday

Get ready to spot dozens of interesting old cars, bikes and buses on the roads around Shaftesbury this Thursday, when the Summer Solstice Vintage Vehicle Gathering will attract hundreds of owners and thousands of enthusiasts to the Gillingham and Shaftesbury Showground.

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A Shaftesbury Medieval Celebration Is Revived

An ancient Shaftesbury tradition has been reinstated. But the Byzant procession has been updated, to make it more relevant to today’s residents.

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