DORSET EVENTS AND INFORMATION

Dorset is home to many amazing annual events which run include the Bournemouth Air Festival, Swanage Regatta and Carnival, Great Dorset Steam Fayre and Camp Bestival, plus there's tons of quaint seasonal fairs and community events with children's activities and entertainment. 

Please visit Dorsetmums on Facebook and Twitter for up to date events or watch this space for half term activities and seasonal events which include Easter, Halloween and Christmas.

SANTA'S GROTTOS AND EXPERIENCES

It's that time of year when parents everywhere seek to book the perfect magical Christmas experience for their little darlings and there's definitely lots to choose from in Dorset as he pops up in traditional woodland grottos, trains, a boat and even a tank!

Please see our list of grotto's and experiences to see where he'll be near you.

DORSET PANTOS AND CHRISTMAS SHOWS

Taking the family to a Pantomime or Christmas Show has become a family tradition to many and there’s some fantastic theatres ready to entertain you with great shows full of outrageous costumes, gags and toe-tapping tunes.

If you would like to watch a show then see our list for what’s going on near you and book as quickly as you can to take advantage of any Early Bird savings.

CHILDREN'S PRE LOVED SALES

If you are looking to grab a pre loved bargain or sell some children's bits and bobs then take a look at our Nearly New Sale page to see what's coming up near you.

DORSETMUMS MEETUPS

Would you like to meet new Mums in Dorset?

Dorsetmums has organised several Meetups now which have been well attended by lots of lovely families at locations including soft plays, parks, farms, cinema and even a hotel where we enjoyed afternoon tea with the kiddies.

Take a look at Dorsetmums Meetups or visit our Facebook page to see what's coming up near you soon.

local information and contacts

MATERNITY AND NURING WEAR IN DORSET

Are you looking for maternity wear in Dorset? 

Check out our list of local High Street and and online stockists here

USEFUL FAMILY CONTACTS

If you are in need of medical or family advice then you will find lots of services in Dorset ready to offer assistance and many of these services are free.

Local and National Contact Details

DORSET FOOD BANKS

There are many food banks in Dorset to help families at a time of need.  

To read more about this service and how they can help you please visit our Food Bank page.

ADVERTISING WITH DORSETMUMS

Do you run a children's group, club or class which you need to promote or do you organise a family friendly event in Dorset which you want to shout about?

Dorsetmums can help!  Please read more here.

Dorsetmums has made every effort to ensure the accuracy of the information contained in this site and does not accept liability for any errors or omission.