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Weymouth, 27-28 September 2024 – We Are Weymouth is delighted to announce the return of the highly anticipated Dusk Til Dark event, now in its fourth year. This exciting, FREE-TO-ATTEND performing arts event is perfect for the whole family and will be held over two days, transforming Weymouth into a vibrant hub of music, light, and drumbeats!

Welcoming back the renowned Worldbeaters, this year’s Dusk Til Dark will feature the enthralling “Spark!” show and the highly anticipated WORLD PREMIERE of “Fireflies”. For over a decade Worldbeaters have toured Spark! captivating audiences with choreography, dynamic drumming, and dazzling light displays.

This year’s Dusk Til Dark event will take place in various locations across the town with drum performances on the cliffs of Bowleaze, to weaving through the town in a procession of beats and light.

Event Highlights:

Friday, 27 September 2024: Prepare to be amazed by “Spark!”, a high-energy live music performance featuring the exceptional percussion talents of Worldbeaters. This spectacular show will pop up in three different locations across Weymouth, filling the streets with pulsating rhythms and glowing performances.

Saturday, 28 September 2024: Witness the world premiere of “Fireflies” on Weymouth Esplanade. This eagerly awaited processional show will mesmerize spectators with a fusion of drumming, light, and community performers, creating an unforgettable sensory experience.

We Are Weymouth in collaboration with Activate Performing Arts, invites everyone to immerse themselves in this magical event. The Dusk Til Dark event has become a beloved tradition, drawing thousands of visitors each year to celebrate Weymouth’s vibrant arts scene.

Dawn Rondeau-Irvine, Chief Operations Officer at We Are Weymouth comments: “We are thrilled to bring Dusk Til Dark back to Weymouth for its fourth year. This year’s event offers a unique opportunity for families and visitors to experience the incredible talents of Worldbeaters over the entire weekend. We know that visitors anticipate this incredible cultural event, a celebration of art, music, and togetherness and this year is no different, with the world premiere of ‘Fireflies’. Dusk Til Dark is sponsored by the business community who invite everyone to enjoy the delights of Weymouth before and after all the performances visiting for both nights. It’s a fantastic opportunity to bring spectacular performing arts events to our coastal town.”

Dom Kippin, Producer, Activate Performing Arts comments: “Dusk Til Dark in Weymouth has become a real legacy event for the town and we’re proud of the performances we have brought, filling the town with music, art and incredible light displays. Worldbeaters are also working with students of Weymouth College, bringing around 22 new drummers into the mix. Not only do we have the world premiere of a new show, but it’s set to be bigger and better than we ever imagined thanks to the students. We encourage everyone to join us, line the streets and be immersed in the sound of Worldbeaters.”

Event Details:

Dates: 27-28 September 2024
Locations: Various spots across Weymouth, with the grand finale on Weymouth Esplanade (for more information follow on Facebook:

Admission: Free

Don’t miss out on this extraordinary event that promises to enchant and inspire. For more information, visit Activate Performing Arts.

Join us for a weekend of rhythm, light, and community spirit at Weymouth’s Dusk Till Dark event!