Glenlee Swanage



The year's main festivals and events are listed below. For details, click on an event to go to its own website.



Swanage Blues Festival 28 February – 3 March 2019

Flying Scotsman Running Days 22-26 March 2019

Flying Scotsman visits Swanage Railway 22 March – 10 April

Swanage Railway Diesel Gala Preview Day 9 May 2019

Swanage Railway Diesel Gala 10-12 May 2019

Purbeck Pirate Festival 24-27 May 2019

Purbeck Arts Weeks 25 May – 9 June 2019

Swanage Fish Festival 8-9 June 2019

Swanage Armed Forces Day 29 June 2019

Swanage Jazz Festival 13-14 July 2019

Swanage Carnival and Regatta 27 July – 3 August 2019

Swanage Lifeboat Week 9-18 August 2019

Purbeck Valley Folk Festival 15-18 August 2019

Harmans Cross Field Day fete 26 August 2019

Purbeck Chamber Music Festival 29 August – 1 September 2019

Swanage Folk Festival  6-8 September 2019

Purbeck Nordic Walking Festival 13-15 September 2019

The Purbeck Outdoor Weekend 13-15 September 2019

Purbeck Running Festival 14-15 September 2019

Swanage Blues Festival 3-6 October 2019

Purbeck Film Festival 18 October – 2 November 2019



Swanage Blues Festival 5-8 March 2020

Swanage Railway Diesel Gala Preview Day DTF

Swanage Railway Diesel Gala DTF

Purbeck Pirate Festival DTF

Purbeck Arts Weeks DTF

Swanage Fish Festival DTF

Swanage Armed Forces Day DTF

Swanage Jazz Festival 10-12 July 2020

Swanage Carnival and Regatta 25 July – 1 August 2020

Swanage Lifeboat Week DTF

Purbeck Valley Folk Festival DTF

Harmans Cross Field Day fete DTF

Purbeck Chamber Music Festival DTF

Swanage Folk Festival DTF

Purbeck Nordic Walking Festival DTF

The Purbeck Outdoor Weekend DTF

Purbeck Running Festival DTF

Swanage Blues Festival 1-4 October 2020

Purbeck Film Festival DTF


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Event links

Swanage Town Council

Virtual Swanage

Visit Dorset

What's On In Dorset

Swanage Railway

The Purbeck Gazette

Resort Dorset

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