Dorchester Literary Festival 2018Welcome to the Dorchester Literary Festival 17th-21st October 2018

 TICKETS FOR THE 2018 FESTIVAL ARE NOW  ON SALE...

Here are the events we've confirmed: for more details see What's On. We hope that there will be plenty to tempt you to come along. Events last one hour and you can buy tickets now online and at the Dorchester Tourist Information Centre. Tickets for most events cost £10.00 with £5 discount for every 3 tickets you buy.

Paul Atterbury and Janet Gleeson
Festival Directors

 

Latest News

Orla Kiely Cancelled

Orla Kiely Cancelled...

This Year's Events

Feedback

 I very much enjoyed the whole occasion, and want to thank you for all your hospitality.

Jamie McKendrick
Feedback From 2017 Festival

We thoroughly enjoyed all of our visits and all being well will be there again next year.

Edwina Toone
Feedback From 2016 Festival

Thanks very much... It was fun and the audience very responsive.

Adam Nicolson
Feedback From 2017 Festival

...Enjoyable, engaging, enthralling...

Audience Feedback
Feedback From 2015 Festival

I sip my Dorset tea and just wanted to say thanks so much for the invitation to the lit fest - I thoroughly enjoyed it...

Rob Ryan
Feedback From 2015 Festival

My wife and I really enjoyed our first visit to DLF to hear Henry Bloefeld. Having looked through the programme further we wished we should have chosen more, but at least we shall try to get the books via the Library. Looking forward to seeing next year’s programme.

Heather and Bryan Edwards
Feedback From 2017 Festival