Public Festival

June 2019 various locations around Poole

 A programme of events throughout June 2019, showcasing Poole as the maritime destination of the South Coast!


Poole Harbour Boat Show

In association with Sunseeker

Friday, 07 June 2019 to Sunday, 09 June 2019

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‘Can Do’ Festival – Primary & Secondary

Once again, Rockley will be hosting the hugely popular 'Can Do' Festival Games at Rockley Poole Park.


Monday, 10 June 2019 to Tuesday, 11 June 2019

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Dorset School Games

For the fourth year running Rockley is hosting the sailing events for the Dorset School Games at Rockley Poole Park.


Thursday, 13 June 2019 to Friday, 14 June 2019

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Harry Paye Day Pirate Festival

Poole celebrates its famous pirate son Harry Paye with a day of pirate themed family fun and entertainment.

Saturday, 15 June 2019

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The Swash Channel Wreck Talk

Find out more about Poole Museum’s fascinating collection with our quarterly highlights talks.

Saturday, 15 June 2019

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Rockley Watersports Taster Sessions

Rockley are offering FREE taster sessions to learn the basic skills and gain the confidence to go kayaking, sailing, and stand up paddleboarding (SUP)

Saturday, 22 June 2019 to Sunday, 23 June 2019

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Pirates Castaways & Codfish

Explore Scaplen’s Court and garden as you discover more about the fascinating (and sometimes blood thirsty) history of Poole. Meet our three characters, who had their own special links with Poole, including one who probably gave Daniel Defoe the plot for “Robinson Crusoe”!

Sunday, 30 June 2019 to Sunday, 30 June 2019

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Streets of Clay Walk

Discover the ceramic stories of Poole Old Town on a guided walk with the Tile Lady

Wednesday, 12 June 2019 to Wednesday, 26 June 2019

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Poole Tourism Online Guide

Events map


Strong links into the motorway network, trains to London, which take just under two hours and the growth of Bournemouth Airport for business and leisure travel, all add to the location’s ease of connectivity within the UK and abroad.