Free events happening in Dorchester

July 11th, 2018 by Sandy

1) Dorchester Clarinet Quintet performance – July 12

There will be a free music-dance programme entertained by Dorchester Clarinet Quintet with a programme of work by Mozart and Bartok. The programme features classical music of Mozart’s Clarinet Quintet in A (K.581) by M. Sharipov and Bartok’s Rumanian Dances. The free show will take place on Thursday – July 12, 2018 at 1 pm at Corn Exchange, High East Street, Dorchester DT1 1HF, UK.

The earlier scheduled programme of Dorchester Piano Quartet was cancelled due to ill health. For more information about the free event, please call 01305 266926 or visit

2) Free movies screening

Maumbury Rings is a place of show screening of a number of family favourites.

There will be a free Open Air Cinema shown in Maumbury Rings located at Weymouth Avenue, Dorchester, Dorset, DT1 1QZ on Saturday – July 21, 2018. The event has been organised by Dorchester Youth Extra and is sponsored by Dorchester Town Council, Stepping into Nature, Magna House and the Rotary Club. The first movie “The Lion King” will be screened at 3 pm and there will be an interval with wonderful live music. The second movie “The Greatest Showman” will be screened at 6 pm. The day will be wound up by 8 pm. The visitors are encouraged to reach the place early (around 2 pm) and bring their own blanket or a deckchair and get settled for the screening.

You can find hot food, ice cream, candy, coffee, bar which will be available on sale to feel your movie experience.

The event is with free entry and demential friendly. For more information about it, please contact Emma Scott on 01305 819463 or send an email to or visit the facebook page of Dorchester Youth Extra –

3) Interactive Animal show by Mad4Animals – July 28

There will be a free entertainment show on Saturday – July 28, 2018 at Brewery Square located at 21 Weymouth Avenue, DT1 1QR Dorchester, Dorset. The show will be hosted by Mad4Animals, UK’s one of the best animal party show organiser and will take place in the afternoon from 12 noon to 3 pm.

They will perform shows about animals and their habitats and also the session will have hands on sections as a part of interactive show.

Centre Manager at Brewery Square – Charlotte Spracklen said that they are looking forward to invite the Mad4Animals team at Brewery Square and we believe for sure that the show will be loved by everyone on learning about animals. For more information, please visit & follow their facebook page.

Come along with your family to enjoy these free events.