Bournemouth International Centre

Bournemouth International Centre
Exeter Road, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH2 5BH
  • Telephone 0844 576 3000
  • Opening times Daily 9am–5.30pm.
  • Box office times Mon–Sat 11.30am–3pm.
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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

Event times

There are 26 events at this location

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25 Years of Reeves and Mortimer

The comedy duo celebrate 25 years of making y'all laugh with a tour that'll no doubt take in their best work, from The Smell of Reeves and Mortimer, past Shooting Stars to House of Fools.

Sat 10 Dec

The Australian Pink Floyd Show

Probably the best known and certainly one of the longest running Floyd tributes, supposedly counting members of the real band among its fans.

Fri 4 Nov

Barry Manilow

Easy listening pop hits, emotive piano ballads and glitzy showmanship from the camp commander.

Tue 21 Jun

£30.75–£100.75 / 0844 576 3000

Beth Hart

Bluesy singer from LA who has worked with Joe Bonamassa.

Sat 19 Nov

Bring Me The Horizon

Electronica-edged metal and deathcore from the Sheffield-formed five-piece.

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Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story

  • Directed by: Rob Bettinson
  • Written by: Alan Janes

Celebrate the man and the music as the popular touring production of the rock musical rolls into town again.

Tue 1 Nov

£16.50–£31 / 0844 576 3000

Thu 3 Nov

£16.50–£31 / 0844 576 3000

…and 2 more dates until 5 Nov


Pop rock trio, reunited after more than a decade for some UK shows. You'll remember them from their masterpieces 'Year 3000', 'What I Go to School For' and 'Air Hostess'.

Wed 25 May

£141.50 / 0844 576 3000

The Catherine Tate Show Live

Comedian and actor Catherine Tate takes her popular BBC sketch show on the road. The Catherine Tate Show Live featuring new sketches and reunites old characters including Nan Taylor, Geordie Georgie and Lauren 'Am I Bovvered' Cooper.

Wed 16 Nov

David Essex

The singer-songwriter, who rose to popularity in the 70s, performs his original pop songs from across his career.

Fri 18 Nov

£28.50–£38.50 / 0844 576 3000


  • Written by: Ashley Banjo

Street dance skills from the winners of the third series of Britain's Got Talent, still going strong.

Wed 19 Apr 2017

£25–£35 / 0844 576 3000

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Donny Osmond

And they called it puppy love … but Donny of the perfect dentistry has had the last laugh with his career revival going swingingly.

Wed 25 Jan 2017

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 576 3000

Earth, Wind & Fire

American funk, R&B and soul veterans who recently received a Lifetime Achievement Award at the Grammy Awards.

Sat 2 Jul

The Four Tops and The Temptations

A double-bill of Motown veterans. Few of the original members survive (with The Temptations alone having had at least 20 different members pass through their ranks over the years), but the songs – from 'Get Ready' to 'Reach Out I'll Be There' – most certainly do.

Sat 29 Oct

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 576 3000

With Plus very special guest Tavares.

George Benson

Superstar guitarist and soulful crooner makes a welcome return.

Sat 25 Jun

£42.50–£60 / 0844 576 3000

Hans Zimmer

The composer and musician from Frankfurt performs his own film music, framed by his accompanying musicians.

Sat 28 May

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 576 3000

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Hans Zimmer

World renowned German composer, who is most notable for over 150 film soundtracks spanning over four decades.

Sat 28 May

£57.50–£67.50 / 0844 576 3000

The Human League

Much-loved Sheffield electro pop pioneers offer up some prime early 80s nostalgia.

Fri 25 Nov

Jimmy Carr: The Best of, Ultimate, Gold, Greatest Hits Tour

Acerbic wit and dark, deadpan one-liners from familiar telly face Carr.

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.

The Last Shadow Puppets

String-soaked side project of Arctic Monkey Alex Turner and chief Miles Kane, whose debut album, The Age of the Understatement was awash with John Barryesque retro cool.

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Ska-tinged pop classic after classic on the Nutty Boys' latest tour.

Thu 1 Dec

Times & prices to be confirmed / 0844 576 3000

Paul Simon

The world-famous singer, songwriter, musician and one half of the acclaimed duo Simon & Garfunkel returns to the stage with a two-hour set playing some of the biggest hits from his extensive back catalogue.

Thu 3 Nov

Ronan Keating

The Irish singer-songwriter, who rose to fame in the pop group Boyzone in the 90s, embarks on a solo tour, performing new and old material including 'When You Say Nothing At All', which was used in the British film Notting Hill.

Sat 1 Oct

Russell Howard: Round The World

The energetic star of Good News and Mock the Week heads out on his biggest live tour yet.

Mon 3 Apr 2017

Windsor Hall

£25.50–£32.50 / 0844 576 3000

Tue 4 Apr 2017

Windsor Hall

£25.50–£32.50 / 0844 576 3000

Status Quo

Cheery veterans of classic rock.

Fri 9 Dec

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 576 3000

With With Very Special Guests REO Speedwagon.

WWE Presents NXT Live!

Top performers from the famous wrestling division take to the ring for an epic bout.

Thu 16 Jun

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