ENJOY live music, displays, dog shows and more at Kingston Maurward's Summer Open Day and Food Fair on Sunday June 23 from 10am to 5pm.

Fun for the whole family is promised at the 18th century mansion house, its 750 acre estate, terrace, lake and gardens, which are near Dorchester.

This year’s event celebrates 70 years of land-based education at Kingston Maurward – come and take a glimpse at the past, stroll through the rolling lawns and past sumptuous flowerbeds to the Pimm’s tent, food terrace and bar; or for family fun go to the Animal Park for activities, and even Guinea pig fishing!

Enjoy live music – including the fabulous winners from this year’s Facebook competition – plus birds of prey, pony rides and climbing wall; watch demonstrations, browse trade stands and buy tasty produce from local producers.

See the stunning work the floristry students have produced for their tribal-themed fashion extravaganzas at on the Main House terrace; shows will be at 2pm and 3.30pm – don’t miss out!

Dog shows take place throughout the day – dogs are £1 for each class entered - everything from Dashing Dog to Golden oldie, and Playful Puppy to Waggiest Tail – there’s something for all shapes and sizes! Registration closes 30 minutes before each class and places are limited to twenty dogs in each, so get in early!

Entry is free. For more information visit kmc.ac.uk/openday/ or call 01305 215000.