Weymouth and Portland launches exciting 2016 events programme

Weymouth and Portland will host over 250 events this year, including community fetes and fairs, world and national sailing championships, live music, art, sports championships and many plenty more.

One highlight will be the 16th 'Best of Dorset' Show on Sunday 5 June. This is a free event at the Weymouth Pavilion showcasing a year of fun and adventure taking place throughout Dorset.

On the sporting front there will be many activity-based challenges such as the BustinSkin multi-event series, Round-the-Rock 10K, 10 mile road race and Dimble Bimble Fun Run on Portland, the Weymouth 10 Mile Race and Weldmar Midnight walk on Weymouth Seafront, It’s a Knockout at Lodmoor Country Park and the ASA Long Distance Swimming Championships of Preston Beach.

For a full listing of events throughout 2016 in Weymouth and Portland click here.

If you would like to read more you can also read the full news article here .