Sherborne Young Musician of the Year

Sherborne Abbey Festival is delighted to be supporting this event once again. Competitions will take place during the day on 19th May, with the final concert performance and selection of Young Musician of the Year taking place that evening.

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2018 Festival Programme launched!

We’re thrilled to announce the programme for the 2018 Festival. Brochures are now available at Sherborne Tourist Information Centre in Digby Road and Sherborne Abbey. Over coming weeks you will discover them at Waitrose and other local locations.

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Sherborne Abbey

Sherborne Abbey is at the centre of Festival activities, offering a stunning backdrop and unforgettable venue as well as a magnificent and spiritual place to visit. Visit the Abbey website to find out more about its history.

Welcome to Sherborne

If you are visiting Sherborne, welcome, and we hope you enjoy your time here.  There are a host of good reasons to visit Sherborne and Dorset all year round – visit our information page for more about the town.

Eat & Drink locally

Sherborne has so many great places to eat and drink, offering something for everyone.  From a takeaway panini to a locally-sourced a la carte dinner, a frothy cappucino to a local beer… there’s plenty of places to enjoy.

Explore the County

Sherborne is perfectly placed to explore all that Dorset has to offer, so why not stay a while and venture out and about to the surrounding countryside, Dorset towns and Jurassic Coast. See our ideas for days out and places to stay.

‘A lovely little gem of a festival’

Dr Carol Colburn Grigor CBE | Dunard Fund

Recipient Prince of Wales Medal for Philanthropy

Hon Vice President EIF & Chevalier de l’Ordre des Arts et des Lettre

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