Father's Day events

There are several events in Dorset on 17 June to help you celebrate Father's Day at one of our special places. If your looking for inspiration there is music on the lawn at Kingston Lacy, a BBQ on the beach at Studland Bay and falconry at Corfe Castle. Or why not take a trip to magical Brownsea Island?

Aerial View Brownsea Island Dorset

Visit Brownsea Island

Find out more about Brownsea Island in Dorset and begin planning your visit. It's an adventure from the moment you step ashore.

A flaconer at Corfe Castle

Civil war falconry at Corfe Castle  

Spectacular flying displays transport you back in time to the 17th-century when falconry was still a popular pursuit among those rich enough to afford it. Meet birds of prey and learn the fate of falconers when civil war took the place of sport.

The house at Kingston Lacy

FB Pocket Orchestra at Kingston Lacy  

This Father's Day enjoy an afternoon on the south lawns whilst soaking up the tunes performed by The FB Pocket Orchestra. Sit back, relax, bring a picnic or enjoy a glass of Pimms.

a volley ball game on the beach at Studland Bay

Big Daddy BBQ at Studland Bay 

What better way to celebrate Father’s Day than a barbeque on the beach at beautiful Studland Bay? Make a day of it with beach volleyball, slacklining, outdoor table tennis, watersports or just a lazy day on the beach. Big Daddy BBQ is priced at £10 (adults) or £8 (children). All the money we make goes into our work keeping places like Studland Bay special for everyone to enjoy.