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Access Statement

INTRODUCTION

SEAFEAST - The Dorset Seafood Festival - is based in Weymouth and dedicated to showcasing the quality and diversity of our local seafood with stalls, events, demonstrations and entertainment over 2 days. In 2022 it will be held in September behind the Pavilion Theatre. 

Pavilion Post Code DT4 8ED.

PRE ARRIVAL AND PARKING MAP

Please see Dorset Council's parking map for available car parks.

PUBLIC TRANSPORT

The festival site is approximately 1 mile from the railway station and will take approximately 16 minutes to walk.  The terrain is quite flat with a ramped underpass to access the seafront making an attractive route to the Pavilion peninsula where the festival is sited this year.

There is also a good taxi service by Weyline Taxis who can be contacted on 01305 777777 as well as a well-signposted park & ride bus service.

CAR PARKS

Please see Dorset Council's parking map for available car parks.

SITE ENTRY

Admission will be by pre-bought ticket only (book here) and valid for the time stated on ticket.

The site is level throughout.

Stalls

The majority of stalls are canvas gazebos with counters at table height (75cms) and stall holders will be happy to serve from the front of the stall.

Demonstration Stage

The demo stage is high to enable visibility above the audience, but the prep and cooking areas are covered by TV cameras allowing a good view of the demonstration from overhead screens.  Festival staff are available to help people with disabilities and can provide space at the front of the audience.

PUBLIC TOILETS

The festival leaflet will show the location of toilets that are open during the festival.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Contacts:-

SEAFEAST – The Dorset Seafood Festival raises funds for the Fishermen's Mission - the vital port of call for fishermen and their families.
Fishermen's Mission