What’s On in Weymouth this August Bank Holiday
Published by: Curtis Williams 14/08/2017 at 3:59 pm
A busy beach at Weymouth, Dorset, UK. Picture Credit: Graham Hunt Photography With the summer holidays coming to an end, everyone is ready to enjoy all that a long weekend can bring. Weymouth has some fantastic events happening across the August Bank Holiday. From dog shows to FREE music events, there’s something for all the family.
The biggest Quayside Festival of the year has two days of great live music for you to enjoy. Open from midday until late – all with FREE entry.
Don’t miss the Quayfest Warm-Up Party on Friday 25
th August too!
See the full Quayside Festival line up.
Come along to see the spectacle of the Annual Dragon Boat Challenge at the Pavilion end of Weymouth Beach. Cheer on the teams of the Melcombe Regis Rotary Club!
See event info.
The glorious Greenhill Gardens are the backdrop to live music events this Bank Holiday. Music starts at 2pm.
On Sunday 27
th singer Tony Lowe treats you to the great songs of Frank Sinatra, Buble and Tom Jones.
On Monday 28
th popular local band REPLAY take to the grandstand.
See all events at Greenhill Gardens
A day of family fun and live music, centred around the Springhead Dog Show. Don’t miss the competitive sausage throwing competition!
See event info.
The Swashbuckling Summer Pantomime has been delighting Weymouth all summer long. The final performances are at 2pm and 6pm on Monday 28
th and Tuesday 29 th August. Be sure to catch this adventure before it sets sail for another year.
Catch the Octonauts for a deep sea adventure at SEA LIFE Weymouth. Take part in interactive activities and uncover the secret world of glow in the dark sea creatures.
Explore Nothe Fort for the day and discover an amazing exhibition of small-scale replica modern warships, made entirely from matchsticks and matchboxes.
Weymouth’s Pavilion Theatre has 3 fabulous music events over the bank holiday weekend. Performances start at 7.30pm.
The Quo Experience, 7.30pm Friday 25th –
The Kenny Lynch Rat Pack Revue, Saturday 26
th – www.weareweymouth.co.uk/event/kenny-lynch-rat-pack-revue
The Magic of Motown, Sunday 27
th – www.weareweymouth.co.uk/event/the-magic-of-motown-2017