The Bankes Arms Beer Festival 2017 - in association with the Isle of Purbeck Brewery - has to be a definite date in every beer-lover's diary! Set in Studland overlooking the stunning Purbeck coast, the Festival is now in its 22nd year and will have over 200 varieties of Real Ale and Cider. It is one of the best beer festivals in Dorset and the UK. Open for four days from 11am-11pm with live music, great food, market stalls and face painting for the children. Free entry.