Events March 2020

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!

*Please see here for latest updates due to the coronavirus*

The Wimborne Baby Show

Saturday 7th March, 10am - 2pm


Whether you're planning to have a baby, expecting a child soon, you've recently had a baby or you've got little ones at home already, you'll find a wealth of information,  exciting new products and services and a friendly, warm welcome at The Wimborne Baby Show!

From baby photography to swimming lessons, baby massage, handmade baby clothes and accessories, toddler music sessions, baby yoga, birth classes, hypnobirthing and so much more, The Wimborne Baby Show is unmissable!

Read more here: The Wimborne Baby Show

Handmade Wimborne generic image.jpg

Handmade Wimborne

A craft fair celebrating local artisans

Sunday 8th March, 10am - 4pm FREE ENTRY


Now proudly in its third year, the ever-popular Handmade Wimborne returns once more to the Allendale Centre for a special Mother's Day event. 36 stalls of extremely high quality contemporary crafters (many of the sellers on and Etsy) have been hand-picked with care to bring you the best Dorset has to offer - art, prints, silversmiths, jewellery, candles, embroidery, needle felting and artisan goods. A warm, friendly and welcoming craft fair, and one not to be missed!

All welcome - even doggies!


Find out more at and on Facebook.

Alpine Garden Society Flower Show & Plant Sale

Saturday 14th March, 11.30am - 3pm

The flower show and plant fair are run by the Dorset local group of the Alpine Garden Society showcasing the plant-growing talents of its members, who will be pleased to talk with you about their hobby. Plants of all kinds, not just alpines, will be on sale, produced by group members and by Leesa’s Not Just Alpines and Parham Bungalow Plants. There will also be a photographic display showing plants in their natural surroundings and a tombola. Refreshments available in Cafe @ the Allendale.  Entry £1, Children and Alpine Garden Society members free. Parking nearby.


See more at:


Facebook: Hampshire & Dorset Alpine Garden Society


Twitter: @alpinegardensoc

MSB Poster HiRes.jpg

Viva Voce and  Moonlight Swing Band

Sunday 15th March, 3pm

Spring is on its way! Come out of hibernation and celebrate as you listen to the combined talents of two much loved local music groups. Viva Voce, an award-winning choir, is joining forces with  Moonlight Swing Band for a concert featuring songs from Abba, the Beatles, the Carpenters, Frank Sinatra, Duke Ellington, Glen Miller and Count Basie.

Tickets Adults £10, Concessions £9, Children £5.

BOOK NOW (booking fee applies online) or at the Allendale.