Present your live shows at the Allendale 

Looking for a new venue to hold events?


We can host comedy, plays, talks, dance events, standing gigs, seated concerts and more.

Have you considered the Allendale, Wimborne as a one-off, occasional or regular venue?


We offer The Minster Theatre (above) with pros arch stage, PA system, stage lighting, sprung wooden dance floor, opening windows, door & window curtains and private bar. Seating can be arranged theatre, cabaret or herringbone style, thrust/in-the-round for floor-based performances, or all-standing. View some options here.

Watch some music in the Minster Theatre on YouTube.


We also have The Quarter Jack Hall, with PA system, sprung, central wooden dance floor, opening windows, curtains, private bar and adjacent food/drink preparation kitchen, if required.

A very popular space, seating can be arranged theatre style, cabaret style, thrust or in-the-round. The Quarter Jack is also ideal as a rehearsal room or large dressing room when using the Minster Theatre.

In addition, the Canford Room and Julian Room are available as Green/dressing room(s). We also have projection & PA systems, and can help with marketing and ticket sales.

The Allendale is centrally located in Wimborne Minster, an easy journey from Bournemouth, Poole, M27 or A31.

You can get in from our private car park, and there's plentiful, adjacent customer parking (free after 6pm). It's also home to Cafe @ the Allendale, available to supply catering required for your event.


Download our Quick Room Guide or get in touch for details and to arrange a viewing - we look forward to hearing from you!