Bournemouth International Centre
- Telephone 0844 576 3000
- Opening times Daily 9am–5.30pm.
- Box office times Mon–Sat 11.30am–3pm.
- Website www.bic.co.uk
The BIC is much in demand as a conference and exhibition centre, but its 4,100-seat-capacity Windsor Hall also makes it a music and comedy venue for major performers from Lady Gaga and Katy Perry to Leonard Cohen and Bob Dylan. It has a seasonal ice rink which attracts 80,000 visitors per year.
The nearest train station is Bournemouth, seven minutes away, and the centre is served by the 1a, 1b, 2, 2a, 3, 4a, 4b, 4c, 5a, 5b, 6, N1a, N5 and N6 buses.
- Provides: Wheelchair access
- Open since: 1984
There are 29 events at this location
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Indie-rock band from Leeds.
Esoteric four-piece from Cambridge touring their new album This Is All Yours.
Four days of VFX, animation and games oriented content including; presentations from the top studios in the world on the latest movies/video games; tech demos from leading software developers; a recruitment day; networking events and evening screenings.
Bfx Fright Night With Filmmaker Paul Campion (18+ Only)
‘Shooting a low budget horror film in 15 days' with Paul Campion followed by a screening of screen his debut feature film The Devil’s Rock Strictly over 18’s only (please bring I.D)
Sat 3 Oct
Free / 0844 576 3000
A one-day conference of presentations, demos, and networking aimed at CTO's, pipeline engineers, asset managers, service providers, professionals and academics working within the creative industries.
Bfx Screening And Studio Q&a: Big Hero 6
An exclusive Q&A with someone from Walt Disney Animation Studios team behind this Oscar-winning animated feature. Followed by a screening of the movie.
Bfx Screening And Studio Q&a : Interstellar
Academy Award and BAFTA Winning studio D-Neg willtake questions on how they accurately depicted Interstellar's incredible VFX, followed by a screening of the movie
Bfx Screening And Studio Q&a : Mad Max: Fury Road
Q&A with VFX studio Iloura who worked on Mad Max: Fury Road followed by a screening of the movie
Bill Bailey: Limboland
The master of surreality airs his qualms and doubts about the world via a charming blend of religious dubstep, horntallica and an interesting new musical take on Downton Abbey.
Dutch singer putting a modern pop spin on post-war jazz styles.
- Written by: Ashley Banjo
Street dance skills from the winners of the third series of Britain's Got Talent who actually, believe it or not, have some of the aforementioned talent.
The foppish 80s yacht-botherers return for their first full UK tour in seven years (although true fans will still be drying out their shoulder pads following their rain-soaked appearance at Edinburgh Castle in 2009), with a new album to punt.
Magician and illusionist in the David Blaine mould.
Wed 10 Feb 2016
Thu 11 Feb 2016
Fri 12 Feb 2016
Trancecore favourites from Hertfordshire mixing hardcore punk, metal and electronica.
Fall Out Boy
Return of the Chicago emo quartet who honour the genre traditional of cumbersome song titles.
The TV choirmaster heads out on tour.
Harry Enfield and Paul Whitehouse
After working together for 25 years, Harry and Paul are packing up their characters and sketches and taking to the road. Expect Loadsamoney, the Old Gits, Smashie and Nicey, Kevin the teenager and loads more.
Tue 27 Oct
The singer-songwriter and guitarist from Hitchin plays uplifting folk-rock.
Latest R&B/hip-pop smoothie to woo the ladies.
Virtuoso of blues rock guitar, discovered by BB King when he was 12 and much loved by readers of guitar magazines.
Jools Holland and His Rhythm & Blues Orchestra
Jools and his band play classic boogie woogie and rock'n'roll tunes for your merriment. Featuring guest vocalists Ruby Turner and Louise Marshall with special guest Melanie C.
Kevin Bridges: A Whole Different Story
The biggest name in Scottish stand-up continues his reign with another show packed with astute observations and deathly funny gags.
Pop with an R&B twist from the first girl group to win the X-Factor, back in 2011.
The Modfather performs material from throughout his 30-year career, including his latest album Saturn's Pattern.
Cheery veterans of classic rock.
Croaky Kelly and chums return in support of their latest album Keep the Village Alive.
Wed 2 Dec
Times & prices to be confirmed / 0844 576 3000
Short, sharp garagey indie rock from these indie saviours.
Wet Wet Wet
The Glasgow soul popsters tour their greatest hits, and some other people's greatest hits as well.