We're promoting and supporting community events across Dorset. In this section you can find information about current and past events, workshops, cultural events, gatherings etc.

If your event is not on here, get in touch with us and we'll see what we can do.

First Indian Mela in Dorset

Mela posterThe Dorset Indian Community is pleased to invite you to the first Indian Mela in Dorset on the 27th August in Poole Park. This should be a very interesting event with lots of delicious and beautiful food and beautiful things from India. An event not to miss!

Dorset One World Festival 2016

We are now getting very excited!!! The Dorset One World Festival 2016 is just over 2 weeks away and we are finalising all the details. The programme looks amazing and there will be a lot more stalls and a lot more food than in the previous years. So we hope that you will be able to join the other thousands of people on the 6th August in the Borough Gardens in Dorchester. Please see poster for more details. We will be posting about our performers on a regular basis on our facebook page so please have a look at

Dorset One World Festival 2016 - Final programme

OWF 2016 Programme final-page-001We are getting really excited now, as we are only 2 days away from the Dorset One World Festival in Dorchester in the Borough Gardens from 11.30am onwards on Saturday the 6th August. Please see the programme we have put together for you and we hope to see you all there on Saturday!

Welcome Migrants

2016 07 03 WELCOME MIGRANTS flyerCome and join us in a peaceful demonstration of solidarity with migrants in Bournemouth Square 11am - 1 pm on Sunday 3rd July.

Dorset Race Equality Council has teamed up with social organiser Poppy Jay Palmer to organise this event, supported by Bournemouth 2026 Trust.

Volunteers will be handing out yellow roses to passers-by in an act of friendship and kindness. Members of the public will have the opportunity to write messages of solidarity to show migrants that they are welcome in Bournemouth.

Please come along and show your support!


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