Christchurch has an excellent programme of events throughout the year with numerous festivals, exhibitions and events, so you’re bound to find something you’ll really enjoy.
Christchurch has a flourishing arts and cultural scene with a wealth of local artists and craftspeople who regularly exhibit their work at a variety of locations throughout the borough.
CADarts (Christchurch & District Arts Council), Highcliffe Castle, the Red House Museum, The Christchurch Priory and the Regent Centre have extensive programmes of events, concerts, plays, shows, exhibitions and displays throughout the year. The Regent Centre's programme also includes current film releases and live links to the New York Opera House as well as live shows and musicals and performances by visiting artists.
From classics to rock, opera to folk, there's plenty of live music to enjoy during your visit. A wide range of live music take splace regularly in our pubs, restaurants and hotels and there are numerous musical events throughout the year. Check out listings on Live Wire for full details.
'Christchurch Activities for Young People' is a lcoal organisation that organise Activities for children in School holidays- This is available to both visitors and local children, but booking is normally essential. For events across the county check out visit-dorset.
Make the most of what we have to offer by using the "Search" facility on the right hand side of this page. You can search for a specific type of event and by location, then put a date in your diary to visit us soon!
26th July - 16th August 2013
Exhibition of small watercolours in The Regent Centre Foyer, High...
Join naturalist Phil Budd for a night time moth trapping event. We will be particularly hoping for...
2nd- 3rd November 2013
Friday 26 July 2013
Insects of Nea Meadows
Guided walk around this Local Nature Reserve in...
24 May - 20 June
Summer at the Hayloft
CADArts Collective Exhibition of locally made arts and...
Location: Three Legged Cross
Saturday 20 July 2013
Ashley Heath Country Fayre