Looking for ideas for things to do this half term in Dorset? Then you’re in the right place. We have selected the best Dorset half term events and activities to keep the whole family happy.

From outdoor adventures to rainy day activities, this guide lists a range of exciting things to do in Dorset this half term.

We have included Dorset events spanning the whole county, so whether you’re in Gillingham, Bournemouth, Weymouth, Sherbourne, Durweston, or anywhere else in Dorset, you can find ideas for interesting things to do.

Once you find something interests you, simply click on the event to see all the relevant information, from location details, dates, and times, to useful information about the event.

If you are planning an event, why not spread the word and add it to our event listings by using our free ‘upload your own event‘ form?

If you’re interested in year-round events, visit our listings for What’s On in Dorset.

Otherwise, just keep reading to see all the best half term events in Dorset.


Upcoming Events During February Half Term 2020 in Dorset


Places to Visit & Days Out Ideas for Half Term

Farmer Palmer’s Farm Park

Wareham Road, Organford, Poole, Dorset, BH16 6EU

SEA LIFE Weymouth

Weymouth SEA LIFE Adventure Park, Lodmoor Country Park, Weymouth, Dorset, DT4 7SX

Bournemouth Pier

Pier Approach, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH2 5AA

Monkey World

Monkey World Ape Rescue Centre , Wareham, Dorset, BH20 6HH

Athelhampton House & Gardens

Athelhampton House & Gardens, Athelhampton Road, Dorchester, Dorset, DT2 7LG

Stokewater Donkey Walking Days

17 Stokewater House, Beaminster, Dorset, DT8 3LW

Lulworth Estate

Lulworth Estate, East Lulworth, Wareham, Dorset, BH20 5QS

Harry May Fishing

The Chalet, Cobb Rd, Lyme Regis, Dorset, DT7 3JR

Lyme Rib Rides Ltd

The Cobb Sea Wall, Lyme Regis, Dorset, DT7 3JJ