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Special Events

In addition to the wonderful countryside, the nearby seaside and picturesque villages, there is a lot more going on in Purbeck with special events throughout the year and opportunities for specialist holidays and short breaks. Swanage is just a few minutes down the road from Corfe Castle by car but the train or bus services give you the option of doing without the car. The Swanage Rail and Beer Festival even allows you to drink and travel.

For music fans
Swanage Blues Festival

Swanage Folk Festival

 For film fans - Purbeck Film Festival

For children
The Swanage steam railway organises special events for children at school half terms and at Christmas:

For Railway Enthusiasts

 For fitness and outdoor pursuits
The previous owner of Alice now offers a range of outdoor pursuits, fitness and lifestyle opportunities.

Swanage Regatta:

Click here for the independent online guide to what’s happening in Swanage and Purbeck

Please note that the information provided here is accurate to the best of our knowledge but please contact the organisers of these events to confirm details