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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 29 events at this location

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Indie-rock band from Leeds.

Tue 1 Dec

£29 / 0844 576 3000


Esoteric four-piece from Cambridge touring their new album This Is All Yours.

Tue 1 Dec

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 576 3000

With The Horrors.

Bfx Core

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.

Tue 29 Sep

£80–£180 / 0844 576 3000

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)

Bfx Pro

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.

Mon 28 Sep

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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.

Caro Emerald

Dutch singer putting a modern pop spin on post-war jazz styles.

Fri 11 Dec

£22.50–£45 / 0844 576 3000

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  • 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.

Fri 20 Nov

£25–£35 / 0844 576 3000

Duran Duran

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.

Wed 9 Dec

£35–£65 / 0844 576 3000


Magician and illusionist in the David Blaine mould.

Wed 10 Feb 2016

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 576 3000

Thu 11 Feb 2016

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 576 3000

Fri 12 Feb 2016

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 576 3000

Sun 14 Feb 2016

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 576 3000

Enter Shikari

Trancecore favourites from Hertfordshire mixing hardcore punk, metal and electronica.

Mon 22 Feb 2016

Fall Out Boy

Return of the Chicago emo quartet who honour the genre traditional of cumbersome song titles.

Sat 10 Oct

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Gareth Malone

The TV choirmaster heads out on tour.

Sat 5 Dec

£25–£37.50 / 0844 576 3000

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.

James Bay

The singer-songwriter and guitarist from Hitchin plays uplifting folk-rock.

Tue 6 Oct

Jason Derulo

Latest R&B/hip-pop smoothie to woo the ladies.

Mon 1 Feb 2016

£29.50–£39.50 / 0844 576 3000

Joe Bonamassa

Virtuoso of blues rock guitar, discovered by BB King when he was 12 and much loved by readers of guitar magazines.

Wed 28 Oct

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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.

Little Mix

Pop with an R&B twist from the first girl group to win the X-Factor, back in 2011.

Tue 15 Mar 2016

Paul Weller

The Modfather performs material from throughout his 30-year career, including his latest album Saturn's Pattern.

Sat 21 Nov

£38 / 0844 576 3000

Status Quo

Cheery veterans of classic rock.

Thu 10 Dec


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

The Vaccines

Short, sharp garagey indie rock from these indie saviours.

Mon 30 Nov

£25 / 0844 576 3000

Please note rescheduled date.

Wet Wet Wet

The Glasgow soul popsters tour their greatest hits, and some other people's greatest hits as well.

Wed 2 Mar 2016

£42.50–£48 / 0844 576 3000

Will Young

The terribly nice young Pop Idol graduate who has been one of the few to almost entirely shake the shackles of reality TV to emerge a solid popster in his own right.

Sat 28 Nov

£35–£45 / 0844 576 3000

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