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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 9 events in Wimborne appear below.

21 Oct 2021 to 23 Oct 2021

Wimborne, Dorset
Drama: Towards Zero - Wimborne Drama ProductionsWhen a house party gathers at Gull’s Point, the clifftop home of Lady Tressilian, Neville Strange finds himself caught between his ex-wife Audrey and his new flame Kay. A nail-biting thriller, the play probes the psychology of jealousy in the shadow of a savage and brutal murder. The play, directed by Paul Dodman, is adapted from Agatha Christie’s 1944 novel, which she described as one of her favourite stories. This amateur production of “Towards Zero” is presented by arrangement with ...
16 Oct 2021 to 23 Oct 2021

Wimborne, Dorset
Wimborne Green FestivalWe hope you will join us for this year’s Wimborne Green Festival, we have a wonderful variety of events lined up throughout the week.
24 October 2021

Wimborne, Dorset
Model Railway ExhibitionThis popular Model Railway Exhibition returns for 2021, on Sunday 24th October. Admission £5 (accompanied children free).
26 October 2021

Wimborne, Dorset
Creepy Crafts & Spooky SpellsDate: Tuesday 26th October Time: 10.30am – 1.30pm Price: £3 per child (age up to 12) pay on the day Categories: Children’s crafts and spooky fun Join us for a morning of Halloween fun in our museum garden. There will be creepy crafts, spell making in the coven, spooky stories and a ghostly garden trail. Dressing up is encouraged and take your photo in the sinister selfie corner if you dare! No need to book – Pay on the day. Entrance via the Museum Tea Room. Some activities ...
30 October 2021

Wimborne, Dorset
Museum by TorchlightSaturday 30th October Time: 6pm – 7.30pm Event Category: Family Friendly Dress up and bring your torch for a spooky time in the galleries. Join us for this special event where the Museum will be open out of hours and in the dark. Find out about the witches marks on the wall and why we have a mummified cat. Handle some real skulls and bones and join our cook in the museum kitchen to decorate a Jack O’Lantern biscuit. Be sure to dress up with friends and family in a ...
23 Oct 2021 to 31 Oct 2021

Wimborne Model Town, Wimborne, Dorset
Half Term Pumpkin ChallengeTake on the Pumpkin Quiz challenge around Wimborne Model Town, which together with our additional facilities will be open up to and including Sunday 31 October.
06 November 2021

Wimborne, Dorset
Dorset Team Winter FairThe Dorset Team returns to the Allendale Centre for their ever-popular Dorset Team Fair. This is a chance to support local, independent makers and sellers whilst picking up some unique Christmas gifts which you won’t find on the high street. There will be a huge range of handmade and vintage products as well as craft supplies and kits for those who feel creative and want to give making something a go themselves! All the sellers are members of the Dorset Team who are a group of over ...
13 November 2021

Wimborne, Dorset
Wimborne in Bloom Charities FairUp to 25 local charities will be taking part in this year's Wimborne in Bloom Charities Fair, either publicising themselves or raising money. It should prove a useful opportunity to do both – especially so as we approach the Christmas period. A wide range of goods and produce will be on sale. 10am to 3pm. Entrance Free Car parking nearby
20 November 2021

Wimborne, Dorset
An Injection of HappinessWimborne Musical Theatre Society return to the Allendale on 20th November. WMTS, like many performing societies, have been desperate to get back on stage after the last 18 months and have put together a wonderful show called “An Injection of Happiness”, a musical celebration of 40 upbeat, happy songs to help wash away any blues you may still have. There will be songs from musicals, film and TV, and some inspired comedy as well. Cabaret-style seating with bar available, to give the ...
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21 Feb 2020
Dorset History Dorset’s past influences much of what we do here today, the many places we visit, and a great number of the photos we take as our own mementos. A county with a rich heritage, there’s plenty of Dorset history to be explored. From a Victorian sea-defence fort to centuries-old castles, via preserved steam trains and a wartime abandoned village, and through a variety of award-winning museums, Dorset’s past is brilliantly brought to life. Take a trip back in time with a visit ... Read more...
21 Jun 2019
Places to go for a Cream Tea in Dorset Here in Dorset, looking for places to go for a cream tea (or afternoon tea) isn't exactly difficult. You're likely to be able to get a top-notch cream tea at just about any town or village you visit in our delightful county. So, we've compiled a list of just some of the many places you can enjoy a delicious cream tea in Dorset. Read more...
11 Jun 2019
Unusual Things to do in Dorset In Dorset, things can get a bit quirky, but quirky often means a fun, unforgettable experience. With a wealth of history, attractions and even animals, the county offers an eclectic mix you’d struggle to find anywhere else. The rural culture that blesses the South West, along with a striking coastline, creates many unique opportunities, meaning you’ve got plenty of choices when looking for unusual things to do in Dorset. From visiting a ‘ghost village’ to ... Read more...
24 Jul 2018
Stay Cool with Dorset's Indoor Attractions Dorset's beaches and public spaces provide plenty of opportunity to soak up the rays during a heatwave. But keep an eye out for Met Office advice and take care not to spend too long in the sun. If you're looking for indoor attractions, some shade and a cooler way to spend a day in Dorset, then take a look at a selection below. Get active with trampolining, children's soft play centres and indoor pools or explore some of the fascinating museums Dorset has to ... Read more...
26 Mar 2018
Resort Dorset Magazine 2018 The popular Resort Dorset magazine for 2018 is out today. Our free title offers visitors the chance to discover all the best things to see and do across the county. Resort is packed with great attractions, activities, food and drink, shopping, events and more ideas for great days out. You'll also find lots of money-saving vouchers! Keep an eye out for the bright yellow dispensers and pick up your copy soon - they'll be found in many hotels, holiday parks, shops, ... Read more...

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