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Events and what's on in Wimborne

Wimborne is home to some famously unique assets such as a man burried neither inside or outside. Strange, huh?

There are other odd yet interesting reasons to visit Wimborne, and there are plenty of events happening within the town. Kill two birds with one stone!

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The next 14 events in Wimborne appear below.

22 August 2019

Wimborne, Dorset
Family Fun Show with Mervyn ColeJoin Mervyn Cole for one of his summer family fun shows with us at Wimborne Model Town at 12noon and 2pm. There'll be jokes, magic tricks, balloons and puppets, and later in the day (and subject to availability) Mr Punch and friends will be making an appearance. We suggest you take your seats 15 minutes before the performance to ensure a good view. There is no additional charge for this event.
23 August 2019

Honeybrook Adventure Farm, Wimborne, Dorset
Honeybrook Adventure Farm Friday Barbecue 4-8pmWe are pleased to announce that the summer barbecues will be every Friday night in August 2019. Open 4-8pm (cooking stops about 7pm). We will have veggie burgers available. All the fun of the farm plus see the animals for only £5 per person including a burger for the adults or a hot dog for the kids. Alcohol available to purchase and cafe will be open for hot/cold drinks as well. Please note that we will be cooking the burgers and hot dogs, this is not a bring your own items to barbecue ...
24 August 2019

Wimborne, Dorset
Wimborne in Bloom Duck RaceA fun duck race on the River Allen to raise funds to keep Wimborne looking blooming lovely!
27 August 2019

Wimborne, Dorset
Family Fun Shows with Mervyn ColeJoin Mervyn Cole for a summer family fun show with us at Wimborne Model Town at 12noon and 2pm There'll be jokes, magic tricks, balloons and puppets and later in the day (and subject to availability) Mr Punch and friends will be making an appearance. We suggest you take your seats at least 15 minutes before showtime! There is no extra charge for this event.
28 August 2019

Wimborne Model Town, Wimborne, Dorset
Pirates Ahoy with Treehouse TheatreCome and join in with Treehouse Theatre at 2.30pm for PIRATES AHOY ... an exciting and interactive hour of making music, dressing up (provided or bring your own!) and creating stories. Expect a fun-filled time of sea shanties and pirate dancing before the story of "Pirates Ahoy" is told. There is no extra charge for this event.
29 August 2019

Wimborne, Dorset
Family Fun Shows with Mervyn ColeJoin Mervyn Cole for a summer family fun show with us at Wimborne Model Town at 12noon and 2pm. There'll be jokes, magic tricks, balloons and puppets and later in the afternoon (and subject to availability) Mr Punch and friends will be making an appearance. We suggests you take your seats at least 15 minutes before showtime! There is no extra charge for this event.
30 August 2019

Honeybrook Adventure Farm, Wimborne, Dorset
Honeybrook Adventure Farm Friday Barbecue 4-8pmWe are pleased to announce that the summer barbecues will be every Friday night in August 2019. Open 4-8pm (cooking stops about 7pm). We will have veggie burgers available. All the fun of the farm plus see the animals for only £5 per person including a burger for the adults or a hot dog for the kids. Alcohol available to purchase and cafe will be open for hot/cold drinks as well. Please note that we will be cooking the burgers and hot dogs, this is not a bring your own items to barbecue ...
06 September 2019

Wimborne, Dorset
Ben Waters : Final Performance at The TivoliLast seen at the Tivoli with Ronnie Wood, we welcome the superb BEN WATERS back for one last time before he retires! A career spanning 25 years working with and for many of the rock ‘n roll legendary musicians of our time has enabled Ben Waters to select a group of fine musicians who have joined him in entertaining audiences in festivals and prestigious venues across the planet. A love of boogie woogie and early rock ‘n roll has inspired him from an early age when he was lucky enough ...
14 September 2019

Wimborne, Dorset
Wimborne Horticultural Society are holding their Autumn Show at the Allendale Centre.
13 Sep 2019 to 22 Sep 2019

Wimborne, Dorset
Heritage Open DaysWelcome… to the 2019 programme of events celebrating Dorset’s rich architectural heritage. This is your chance to visit buildings not normally open to the public, to go on guided walks, hear talks and generally enjoy the county’s built environment. East Dorset Heritage Trust has put together a packed programme, with an exciting mixture of fascinating old favourites and intriguing new venues for the whole family to explore and enjoy. From a tiny cottage to a mighty castle, the ...
05 Oct 2019 to 06 Oct 2019

Wimborne, Dorset
Joe Brown: 60th Anniversary TourPremier rock ‘n’ roll legend Joe Brown has gone from strength to strength as his contemporary achievements continued to gather momentum. His ‘Very Best Of’ album achieved Gold Record Status and was on the UK charts for eight weeks staying four weeks in the Top 20 and in the same year his 50th anniversary was celebrated with a wonderful sell-out show at the Royal Albert Hall and his new Ukulele Album caused a similar stir although branching out internationally and broke new territory for ...
18 Oct 2019 to 19 Oct 2019

Wimborne, Dorset
Wimborne OktoberfestCelebrate the start of autumn in style with quality music from live bands, premium German lagers served in litre steins, drinking games, thigh-slapping, Bavarian bratwursts, pretzel and lots of fun. The Paddock on Poole Road will be transformed into a Bavarian Bierhalle on 18th-19th October offering an authentic German Cultural experience. Wimborne Oktoberfest will take place over three 50-hour sessions: Friday evening, Saturday afternoon and Saturday evening. There are three types of ...
09 November 2019

Wimborne, Dorset
Wimborne in Bloom Charities FairA grand Charities Fair with around 30 stalls held at the Allendale Centre from 10am to 3pm. 50p entrance fee to support Wimborne in Bloom.
20 Dec 2019 to 05 Jan 2020

Wimborne, Dorset
Pantomime: Dick WhittingtonAfter the enormous success of last year’s Pantomime, we are delighted to announce DICK WHITTINGTON as this year’s magical family pantomime at the Tivoli Theatre, produced once again by local professional company Made-to-Measure Productions! Due to popular demand, there will also be another “Grown-ups Only” performance on : Sat 4th Jan at 7pm (over 16’s only!) – Tickets £15 (£13.50 Early Bird Discount) + 10% for online bookings. Full details will follow shortly on the website, but for ...

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