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The Great Dorset Steam Fair

South Down
Tarrant Hinton
Blandford Forum
DT11 8HX

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The Great Dorset Steam Fair

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult Day Ticket (booking before 13th Aug)£16.50 per ticket
Adult Day Ticket (on the day)£20.00 per ticket
Adult/OAP Evening Ticket (booking before 13th Aug)£8.00 per ticket
Adult/OAP Evening Ticket (on the day)£10.00 per ticket
Adult/OAP Sunday Ticket (booking before 13th Aug)£10.00 per ticket
Adult/OAP Sunday Ticket (on the day)£12.00 per ticket
Child Day Ticket (booking before 13th Aug)£7.00 per ticket
Child Day Ticket (on the day)£8.00 per ticket
Children under 6 yearsFree
OAP Day Ticket (booking before 13th Aug)£15.00 per ticket
OAP Day Ticket (on the day)£17.00 per ticket

Child ticket prices are valid for children 6-15 years inclusive - children under 6 are free. Children under 15 years attending on Sunday with a paying adult are free. Adult/OAP evening tickets are valid from 5pm (Not required if you have an Adult/OAP day ticket). Sunday prices reduced due to the show finishing earlier at 3pm.


Map & Directions

Road Directions

By Road:

Nearest major road is A354.

A354 Blandford to Salisbury main road, 3 miles from Blandford.

Public Transport Directions

By Bus:

Direct bus routes to the Great Dorset Steam Fair are from Weymouth, Dorchester and Salisbury (bus number 184).

For information on any of the Wilts and Dorset routes visit


Key Features

  • In countryside
  • Outdoor Event
  • Repeatable Event


  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking


  • On-Site café/restaurant

Opening Times

Steam Fair 2017 (24 Aug 2017 - 28 Aug 2017)


Dorchester Tourist Information Centre, DorchesterAward winning Dorchester Tourist Information Centre is located in Antelope Walk in the heart of historic Dorchester.

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