• Discover Chalke Valley, Shears Building, Stone Lane Industrial Estate, Wimborne, BH21 1HD  Tel: 01725 517417

The Valley is also home to international quality events and days out.

These include:

  • Chalke Valley History Festival - the largest festival dedicated entirely to History in the UK. Offering a unique blend of talks, discussions and debates with eminent speakers, alongside a vast living history through-the-ages encampment and stunning air show, it is a celebration of history like no other.
  • Salisbury Racecourse - experience the thrill and excitement of Flat Racing with over 12 race days a year
  • Gurston Down Hill Speed Hill Climbs - the south's premier speed venue


Up & Coming Events

Sketch and Walk the Beaton Track
Thursday 4 September 10.00am – 4.00pm 

During the summer of 2014 Salisbury Museum presents an innovative biographical view of legendary designer, photographer and artist, Sir Cecil Beaton, through his two Wiltshire homes in the Chalke Valley. Simultaneously a retreat, an inspiration and a stage for impressive entertaining, they also fuelled his passion for gardening and delight in village life.

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