What's on in Poole - September
Welcome to the Diary for what's happening in Poole. Select the month of your choice below, to see what's on in Poole.
Every Tuesday in September
Coles Miller Dream Machines . Every Tuesday night from 6pm is "Dream Machine" night, where thousands of motorcycles gather along Poole Quay.
Click here for more information.
Wednesday 28 August - Sunday 1 September 2013 - Great Dorset Steam Fair
Tarrant Hinton, DT11 8HX
From small beginnings this annual event has become one of the favoured places for those interested in how people lived, worked and played in bygone years and it is now widely recognised as "THE" National Heritage Show as well as being regarded as the leading show of its type in the World. The spectacle covers an enormous showground, at over 600 acres being one of Europe's largest outdoor event locations.
Thursday 29 August - Sunday 1 September 2013 - Bournemouth Air Festival 2013
Bournemouth Air Festival returns in 2013 with entertainment for all the family - incredible air displays, attractions and evening entertainment.
For all the latest information visit www.bournemouthair.co.uk/
Saturday 20 July - Sunday 1 September 2013 - Summer holidays nature trail on Brownsea Island
Explore the wildife of Brownsea Island on this amazing nature trail. Get close to the ground of the heathland, explore woodland trees, scour beaches and much more. This free fun trail will be available from the visitor centre daily throughout the summer holidays.
Free event but normal boat fares and admission fees apply. National Trust members free entry. 10.30am - 4pm. Please call the office 01202707744 or check the website for more details - www.nationaltrust.org.uk/brownsea-island
Sunday 1 September 2013 - Sunday scone fest on Brownsea Island
Freshly baked delights await you in our cafe garden. Come along to the Villano Cafe Garden where there will be a marquee and live music. Try a variety of sweet and savoury scones, preserves and teas. You can also buy items to enjoy with your friends and family at home.
Free event but normal boat fares and admission fees apply. National Trust members free entry. 10.30am - 4pm. Please call the office 01202707744 or check the website for more details - . www.nationaltrust.org.uk/brownsea-island
Tuesday 3 September 2013 - Swanage Railway Cream Tea Special
Swanage Railway, Station House, Swanage, BH19 1HB
Enjoy a luxurious cream tea whilst travelling through the Purbeck countryside on board the Wessex Belle dining train. The one hour trips depart from Swanage Station at 14:25 and are simply the best way to see Dorset's rolling hills. Advance booking advised.
Costs £14 per person and tables are booked for 2,3 or 4 people.
The service runs on selected Tuesday's throughout the year.
To book visit www.swanagerailwaytickets.co.uk/
Tel: 01929 425800
Friday 6 - Saturday 14 September 2013 - International 2.4mR Class 2013 World Championships
Poole Yacht Club, New Harbour Road, Poole, BH15 4AQ
The International 2.4mR is the only class where able-bodied and disabled sailors, male and female, compete in the same boats on a level playing field and a best-ever fleet of around 100 sailors is anticipated at the event, being staged by The Poole Yacht Club from 6 - 14 September 2013.
Saturday 7 - Sunday 8 September 2013 - Party in the Park
Ashley Cross Green, Ashley Cross, Parkstone, Poole, BH14 0JD
Tickets (on sale from Jun 21) £3 for the day and £5 for the weekend. Kids free.
Visit www.partyintheparks.co.uk or call 01202 770160
Bands - stalls - food and drink outlets.
Saturday 7 - Sunday 8 September 2013 - Poole Thai Festival 2013
Baiter Harbourside Park, Poole Harbour, BH15 1UX
Time: 10 am to 7pm - Ticket: £2.50 entry, children £1, under 5 free.
- Seafront Location
- Authentic Thai food
- Arts and Crafts
- Thai massage
- Thai beer garden
- Prize draws - free return ticket Lon-Bkk each day!!!....and many more
- Funfair rides
- Cultural food offerings to Buddhist Monks
- Traditional dress beauty contest
- Charity donation raised for Channel 3 TV, Thailand
- Muay Thai Boxing Demonstrations and coaching for children throughout the day
Sunday 15 September 2013 - Wedding Open Day
Thistle Hotel, The Quay, Poole, BH15 1HD
11:30am - 3pm
Free parking and refreshments
A chance to view our ideal wedding venue with superb views across Poole Harbour and meet our professional events team.