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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.

19 Oct 2019 to 26 Oct 2019

Wimborne, Dorset
Wimborne Green FestivalWhether you fancy apple pressing, upcycling jewellery, guided nature walks, supporting sustainable initiatives, finding out about reducing food waste and single-use plastic – then Wimborne is the place to be between the 19th and 26th of October. Local community and church groups have joined forces to organise the first town-wide ‘Green Festival’ – a week of engaging environment-themed activities to be held in a variety of venues. Supported by Dorset Council and Wimborne BID, the Festival ...
29 October 2019

Wimborne Model Town, Wimborne, Dorset
Halloween Family Fun & Magic ShowsJoin us at Wimborne Model Town at 12noon and 2pm for our Halloween Fun and Magic Show with Mervyn Cole and the Itchy Witch. Expect a laugh or two, jokes and puppets and even the odd balloon too. There is no extra charge for this event. Do take your seat at least 15 minutes before the performance which lasts about 30 minutes.
31 October 2019

Wimborne Model Town, Wimborne, Dorset
Halloween Family Fun & Magic ShowsJoin us at Wimborne Model Town at 12noon and 2pm for Mervyn Cole's last Family Fun and Magic Shows for 2019. It's Halloween so expect some harmless spooky fun with Itchy Witch, magic, puppets and the odd balloon or two. There is no extra charge for this event. Do take your seat at least 15 minutes before the performance which lasts about 30 minutes.
26 Oct 2019 to 03 Nov 2019

Honeybrook Adventure Farm, Wimborne, Dorset
Honeybrook Spooky Half-TermEven if it’s raining come to Honeybrook farm for all the usual outdoor fun plus our large indoor craft room. Included FREE in Child Admission is a choice of any two crafts from the following:- • Paint your own pumpkin decoration • Paint your own unicorn decoration • Paint your own spooky bobble head • Make your own dinosaur photo frame • Spooky slime making • Decorate a donut Wear fancy dress – if you dare! Pumpkin carving available (additional charge) Admission Prices ...
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.
17 November 2019

Wimborne, Dorset
Over 25 artisan stalls, including wooden products, crocheted & knitted goods, decoupage, glassware, wildlife photography, handmade lampshades, jewellery, preserves, cakes, beeswax wraps, candles, tombola, refreshments & much more.... Raising funds for Waggy Tails Rescue and Poole District Children's Cancer Fund. Venue: Allendale Centre
23 November 2019

Wimborne, Dorset
Sound of Soul‘Sound of Soul’ is one of the South’s leading pop, soul, R&B, gospel and world music groups. Book your tickets for an evening of incredible music and fun, all in aid of Lewis-Manning Hospice. Tickets are £10 per person, purchase them through the website below. Venue: Wimborne Minster Church
23 Nov 2019 to 24 Nov 2019

Wimborne, Dorset
For the weekend of 23rd and 24th Wessex Food Festival is taking over Canford School once more to bring you a new Christmas Fair. We'll have fantastic selection of Local Crafts, Gourmet Food Produce, Street Food and Drinks. The Fair will be inside the School's buildings so it'll be great whatever the weather.
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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21 Jun 2019
Places to go for a Cream Tea in Dorset We're celebrating National Cream Tea Day on 28th June - are you? 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, to help you cream tea lovers celebrate on the 28th, we've compiled a list of just some of the many places you can enjoy a delicious cream tea. But obviously, a cream tea in ... 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...
12 Feb 2018
Dorset Countryside Escape to the Dorset countryside and breathe in the fresh air as you gaze over a landscape that looks untouched by time; you can just imagine days gone by, when horses pulled the plough and milk churns were left at the farm gate awaiting collection. Rural Dorset sits to the north and east of the county and is made up of rolling hills, chalk downlands, flower meadows, heathlands, and fertile farmland that produces a variety of crops. The Dorset Wildlife Trust has a number of ... Read more...

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