Events December 2019 

Here you'll find information about one-off and occasional events at the Allendale.

We also have much more happening - please hover over What's On to discover more!

Dorset Team Christmas Fair 2019
Saturday 30th November and Sunday 1st December
10am - 4pm

The Dorset Team Christmas Fair is a really fun, festive event for your diary featuring some of the best local designers, makers, vintage sellers and craft suppliers from across Dorset who also sell their wares on There will be a range of different products and something for everyone and every price range! 60+ stalls each day.

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Handmade Wimborne

A craft fair celebrating local artisans

Friday 6th December, 6pm - 9pm & Saturday 7th December, 10am - 4pm


The ever popular Handmade Wimborne fair returns, featuring a huge range of local contemporary artists, designers and crafters. Perfect for Christmas shopping - or just a perfect gift for yourself? Open Friday evening, 6pm - 9pm and Saturday 10am - 4pm! 



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Bolla Bags & Cool Trade Winds

Seasonal Warehouse Clearance Sale

Saturday 7th December, 10am - 3pm

Leather handbags - scarves - purses/wallets - shawls
Discontinued lines - samples - seconds
Buy direct from the brand/wholesaler

Cash and cards accepted


Circus Berzercus proudly presents

The Magical Elves Christmas Show

Sunday 8th December, 10am


Circus Berzercus are returning to the Allendale with their Magical Elves Christmas Show!

Free tickets must be collected from Allendale Centre Reception. As this is a very popular show we ask that if you're unable to attend, you return any unwanted tickets to Reception.

Christmas Celebration Afternoon

Sunday 8th December, 2pm - 5pm


Join us at the Allendale for a Christmas Celebration Afternoon!

There'll be music from the Polly Morris Band, plus St Michael's School handbell group, plus free mince pies, tea and coffee and mulled wine.

Entry is free and all are welcome to join us!

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Saturday 14th - Tuesday 24th December, various times

BEST EVER CHRISTMAS SHOW is back with a brand new exciting adventure!

Due to amazing reviews last Christmas, the ‘Best Ever Christmas Show’ is back, filled with sing-a-long songs, hilarious sketches and funny characters the children will love.

Will the Silly Elf find Santa’s Ho Ho Ho??? Has it been stolen by the mischievous Jack Frost? Plus we have the return of the much loved and popular Nicky Stevens from Brotherhood of Man, playing the Witch.

Christmas is just around the corner,  so book your seats now - including a free ice cream for every child!

Join us at Allendale this Christmas for the best fun, best value show in town!

Times & Tickets here - BOOK NOW!

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Christmas Over 50's Lunch Club

Wednesday 18th December, 12.30pm for 1pm (Minster Hall)


Join us for a delicious two course meal with traditional Christmas Lunch and Pudding!


Entertainment from singer and Pavarotti tribute act Paul Michael.

Raffle and games.

Tickets just £8.50 per person. BOOK NOW (booking fee applies online) or at the Allendale.

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Mr Kyps presents

Bon Giovi

Sunday 29th December, doors 8pm *POSTPONED*

We regret that this event has been postponed until Saturday 21st March 2020.

Tickets purchased for 29th December will still be valid. If you have tickets purchased from the Allendale or through our Ticket Source page and can't make 21st March, please contact us in the new year for a refund.

Apologies for any inconvenience caused.


Bon Giovi are the world’s premier look-alike and sound-alike tribute to the New Jersey rockers Bon Jovi.
Formed in August 1999, with over eighteen years' UK and international touring experience as a band and nearly three times that combined from individual members, this act is without compromise one of the best tribute acts on the circuit today!