Christchurch Festival continues all weekend
On Saturday, a dinosaur-themed roller derby extravaganza will see Severn Roller Torrent take on Surrey Roller Girls. The Dorset Roller Girls face Plymouth City Roller Girls.
Queens Park Academy is turning its school fair into a country show complete with WI judged backing, farmers market and bird of prey display on Saturday between 11am - 3pm.
Burton's annual Scout carnival takes place on Saturday.
A 6ft x 15ft ramp will be set up in the Dolphin Centre this weekend to showcase bmx-ing and skateboarding.
A six-a-side football tournament and fun day for the British Heart Foundation is being held in memory of 48-year-old Gary Chirnside on Saturday at Upton Rec.
Some of the finest locally produced food and drink in the area will be showcased at Corfe Castle over Saturday and Sunday,
The largest Junior Beach Volleyball Festival takes place at Sandbanks from 9.30am till 6pm on Saturday and Sunday and entry is free.
Hundreds of cyclists will take to the roads around the county on Sunday for the 26th annual Macmillan Dorset Bike Ride.
Meyrick Park and Oakmeadians RFC will play host to the O2 touch rugby event involving roughly 250 people - one of the biggest of its type in the country. Action starts at 10.30am on Saturday.
A fun day is being held at Orchard Nursery in Kinson to raise money for the Megan Smile charity and the nursery on Saturday.