The printed version of the programme will be available to purchase from local shops and from the Town Market on Thursday and Saturday. There are several vouchers inside including money off vouchers for the Charles Cole Fun Fair which can be used on the Friday, Saturday and Sunday before the fair.

Market Place

10.00             Opening of Fayre by Blandford Mayor Cllr. Peter Clark accompanied by Miss Blandford Carnival, Blandford Carnival Princess and 2 Princess attendants

10.30             New Forest Yokels

11.00             Ghurka’s Traditional Dance

11.30             Maypole dancing by Durweston School

12:00            New Forest Yokels

12.45             Ghurka’s traditional dance performed by The Queen’s Ghurka

Signals  (By kind permission of the Commander of Royal School of Signals)

1.30               New Forest Yokels

1:00 – 2:00  Stour Valley Band

2.00              Ghurka’s Traditional Dance

2.30              Lily White

3.00               New Forest Yokels

4.30               Programme draw

Corn Exchange

All day           Craft Fair

All day           Refreshments

Blandford Fashion Museum

All day

Parish Church

All day           Art Exhibition by Blandford Art Society

All day           Refreshments & stalls

British Legion

All day

Parish Centre

All day           W.I. Teas & refreshments

Town Museum & Victorian Garden

All day

Woodhouse Gardens (Childrens Zone)

All day           Scotty’s Circus Workshop, children’s entertainments

Ham Car park

Music Zone, stage with live music all day.

Food and Drink available including Cider Bar, Pizza, Hog Roast, Coffee and Snacks.


From here you can catch a vintage double decker bus to Brewery Visitor centre

FREE OF CHARGE frequently throughout the day

Lower Ham

All day           Transport of Yesteryear, classic & vintage vehicle display

All day           The Dorset Tank Club, display of miniature tanks

All day           Re-enactment display WW2  Bang on the hour

Grass area (1)

All day           Rural crafts

Grass area (2)

All day           Purbeck Dog Agility display team. (Let your dog try the course)

Crown Meadows

All day           Coles Fun Fair

Brewery visitor Centre

All day

12.00             Start of Barrel Race to the Market Place