Category: Family Fun Date: Thursday, 13 December 2012 Visitors to Weymouth in Dorset on December 13th 2012 can get into the spirit of the season by attending the Weymouth Christmas Sparkle festival. Centred around the Sparkle Stage in New Bond Street, the event offers shopping opportunities and a host of festive entertainment, including prize draws, fancy dress and a children's lantern parade. Luxury Dorset hotel guests who attend will be able to browse the many available stalls from 15:00 GMT onwards, with Christmas fare and winter foods such as hog roast and doughnuts set to be available. The parade will commence later in the evening in the town centre, with lanterns set to be on sale around town, while kids will have an opportunity to join the procession and meet Father Christmas. Guests at The Summer Lodge Hotel can book a variety of packages to make their stay more memorable, including the Quintessential British Experience offer, which is available until December 23rd. It provides a book about the local area, plus treats such as a Best of English cocktail served on arrival and a three-course meal one afternoon.