In addition to the music, stalls, food, hot tubs and bars we have organised a program of activities taking place at the event. Browse the

events here and then hit the 'Book activities here' button to get involved. Many of the activities are free to enter, some have a small charge.

If you don't book in advance ask at Reception Desk in the Entrance Marquee when you arrive and we will fix you up if there is space.​

Activitiy bookings include: show & shine, daily runner, vintage hair & makeup, fun sports, bicycle show & shine

Tickets needed for: Camping, day ticket, glamping and cycle ride

We would love to see your VW in the show on Sunday, as so would everybody else. It's just for fun and doesn't cost anything extra to enter. You get to park up in the main event arena for the day, meet some new fellow dubbers and perhaps even win a small prize.

Category winners will be able to take part in a parade through the events and be presented with prizes by the 'pub'.

Splitscreen, Bay, Beetle, T25, T4, T5, Jetta / Passat, Golf (Mk1 - Mk3), Polo (Mk1 - Mk3), Karmann Ghia, Fastback, Newies, Military,

Open Top, Rat, Air Cooled Porsche, Best Paint, Interior, Sound System, Most In Need Of Improvement, Lowest On The Move 


Enter your vehicle in one or more of the categories above 20 winners will be selected across a variety of the categories 


Remember the 5 D's of dodgeball: dodge, duck, dip, dive and dodge ... this is a great game for all to play and our favourite.

Sean and his team  from SB fitness will be organising you all in a fun a friendly series of competitions in the main arena.


Timetable of sports from 1pm​ - we will need the audience to cheer & catch the balls!

Kids fun five a side, 1pm - 2.30pm

Tug of war (teams of 6), 3.30pm

Dodgeball (mixed teams of 5), 4.30pm

Cider Mile (vdub version of tough mudder) 5pm

So get the family, your camping mates, your club mates in fact get anyone together for some fun


The 4th Wimborne Vintage Cycle Ride will be a highlight of Vdub at the Pub and the centre piece of

'Dorset Goes Vintage' our Saturday daytime theme.

The ride is marshalled, gentle, fancy dress and great fun. You will set off from the main arena of Vdub at the Pub, lead by our chief marshal Jason in a hail of bell ringing and horn honking. Over Julian's Bridge and off into the back lanes of Dorset. Stop for a break half way, take some group photos and head back. Once back at the festival enjoy a lovely cream tea (or a fine ale).

Ladies & Gentlemen! To celebrate the 4th year of our charming Dorset Vintage Ride we will be holding our first


Dust off your Pedersen's, buff up your Bianchi's and show them off on Saturday, 27th June from 11 am before the ride.

Categories for Bicycles:  Best pre-1987 bicycle, Best preserved bicycle, Best restoration of a bicycle, Most enviable period bicycle.

& for you: Most dashing dame & dapper chap, best mustache, most civilized behavior of the day.  

Enter your bicycle using 'Book cycle show & shine' button below and be sure to be in the field by 10:45 am for 11 am judging. 

Once back at the festival the Vintage Tent will be set up for your reception cream teas and bar. 

To enter the ride (inc. cream tea) you need to book a ticket for it, use the 'Cycle ride ticket' link below