Cheese Festival 2024 Saturday & Sunday 14th/15th September

Sat, Sep 14th 2024 at 10:00 am- Sun, Sep 15th 2024 - 5:00 pm

The Recreation Ground,
Food, Crafts, Entertainment and more

Despite the very hot weather, we hope you enjoyed last year's event (2023) and supported our Town, Exhibitors & Charities. All of our Volunteers work for local Charities or Organisations and they thank you for your generous participation.

Our Exhibitors, Caterers and Performers were all pleased to see you.

If you are going to this year’s Sturminster Newton Cheese Festival On 14th and 15th September you should buy a ticket on line to Guarantee your Entry.

Adults £8 in Advance or £9 on the day; children 15 and under free. Earlybird tickets (£7 for any day) are available until the end of July. We also have Weekend Tickets - please see our website for details

Children's Tickets only available when bought with an Adult's ticket. Please note : for Insurance purposes and to ensure that possible restrictions on numbers are adhered to you must have obtained a Free ticket for all children.

Go to website for further details and link to ticket page to ensure entry. Or click the link below


'What We Do' Main Pages:

 Commander Charlotte Yemm

Socials, Speakers and Meetings

Lend With Care Loans

Apart from donating funds to emergency services to help alleviate suffering caused by natural disasters world wide, our International Committee has, over the years, made over 80 Micro Loans via Lend With Care.


Our collections from local schools and residents raised over 240 boxes to join over 16000 from the Rotary Wessex District. They are all on their way and some have already reached Romania on their way to Ukraine.

The Big Lunch event in June

The BIG LUNCH! Our popular community-wide and FREE event will return again on Sunday the 2nd of June 2024