Events October 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!
Symonds & Sampson Property Auction
Friday 4th October
More information requested from event organiser.
Dr Bods presents Dub Pistols & support
Friday 4th October, 8pm
For the first time The Dub Pistols will be rolling into Wimborne's Allendale Centre for a night to remember. With support from the Godfather of UK Hip-Hop himself - Rodney P, with Skitz on the decks. Plus Dr Bod's resident DJ, Jay Rees.
Tickets from DrBods.com
A craft fair celebrating local artisans
Saturday 5th October, 10am - 4pm
The ever popular Handmade Wimborne fair returns to the Allendale, featuring a huge range of local contemporary artists, designers and crafters. Perfect for early Christmas shopping - or just a perfect gift for yourself? Arrive early for the best choice!
Dance Away Saturday Evening Social Dance
Saturday 5th October, 7.30pm
Ballroom/Latin American/Popular Sequence
Large maple wood sprung dance floor
All abilities welcome
Tickets available from DanceAway.
Wimborne Beer Festival 2019
Friday 11th October 6pm - 11pm
Saturday 12th October 12pm - 5pm & 6pm - 11pm
It's back! With over 50 Real Ales and Ciders available, this two day event hosts fantastic live music entertainment courtesy of local Dorset-based bands including Sixteen String Jack and The Mother Ukers.
More info, and tickets, from Wimborne Beer Festival.
Tutored Wine Tasting with Vinolicious
Friday 18 October, 7.15pm
Autumn Wine Tasting in Wimborne - taste a selection of German WHITE, ROSÉ & RED
Cheese & Nibbles
Meet people who enjoy wine, have fun & perhaps discover something new about the wide world of wine!
Tasting lasts two hours
Tickets £18pp, from Vinolicious: E: W:
T: 01202 067779 M: 07752 232300
Wimborne Green Festival Eco Fair
Saturday 19th October, 10am - 4pm
We're delighted to be hosting Wimborne Green Festival's Eco Fair on Saturday 19th October. This is a great opportunity to meet and buy from local community groups and businesses offering eco-friendly products and services.
Entry is free, so why not pop in and see what's on offer?
Central Southern Gauge 0 Group Model Railway Exhibition
Sunday 20th October, 10am - 4pm
Fine Scale 0 Gauge layouts
Fine & Coarse Scale 0 Gauge test tracks (no live steam test tracks)
Bring & Buy
Village Green Cafe open for teas, coffee and lunches
Admission £4 adults, accompanied children free
Please see csg0g.org for more details.
Wimborne Green Festival
Zero Food Waste Demo
with celebrity chef Lesley Waters
Wednesday 23rd October, 7.30pm
Well known for her regular TV appearances on Ready Steady Cook, Great Food Live and This Morning, Lesley Waters will be working her cooking magic with supermarket food that would have been thrown out, and sharing tips on how to minimise food waste.
Come and sample local organic wines and delicious zero waste savoury and sweet canapés.
Tickets are just £10 each, available here (booking fee applies online), at the Allendale Centre (no booking fee) or from Wimborne Tourist Information Office (01202 886116).
Part of Wimborne Green Festival - read more here.
Panda Stamp & Postcard Fair
Saturday 26th October, 10am - 4pm
Please see Panda Stamp & Postcard Fairs for more information.
Wimborne Green Festival - Let's Go Eco!
Saturday 26th October, 10am - 4pm
Join us for a day of crafts and talks!
Dorset Scrapstore are offering craft sessions from 10am to 12pm & 1pm to 3pm, using materials readily available in their store
WOW Nappy Chat are holding a demonstration and information session on cloth nappies from 12pm to 1pm
From 3.30pm to 4.30pm, there's a talk on the relationship between our soil, our food and our health with short films from the Soil Association.
All events are entry by donation.
20 To 1 Swing Band presents
Dance The Night Away
Saturday 26th October, doors 7.30pm for 8pm start
An evening of fantastic live music for you to get up and dance to! Styles including swing, jive, rock and pop, and featuring live vocalists!
Tickets just £7.50. BOOK NOW (booking fee applies online) or at the Allendale.
WDCA Table Top Sale
Sunday 27th October, 10am - 2pm
A great alternative to the traditional car boot sale for the chillier months!
Sellers - perfect for having a clear out and making space for Christmas gifts
Tables (6ft.) just £5 each - please book in advance to be sure of a space
Buyers - ideal for snapping up a few bargains - FREE entry!
Community Breakfasts @ the Allendale
Sunday 27th & Tuesday 29th October, 9am - 11am
In partnership with Wimborne Food Bank+ and Red Cross.
All welcome. Donations optional but gratefully received.
Please call 01202 887247 for more information.