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 33 events at this location
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Esoteric four-piece from Cambridge touring their new album This Is All Yours.
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.
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.
Old school MOR rock from the craggy faced Canadian as he hits the road with a full band to celebrate the release of his 13th studio album, Get Up!.
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'.
Dutch singer putting a modern pop spin on post-war jazz styles.
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.
The TV choirmaster heads out on tour.
Superstar guitarist and soulful crooner makes a welcome return.
Pop opera from the phenomenally successful Il Divo.
Latest R&B/hip-pop smoothie to woo the ladies.
Jimmy Carr: The Best of Tour
Acerbic wit and dark, deadpan one-liners from familiar telly face Carr.
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.
The big voiced X-Factor winner from a few years back returns to the stage. Expect big ballads and pop R&B including the absolutely colossal 'Bleeding Love'.
Pete Doherty and Carl Barat's outfit specialising in tales of the everyday rebellion and riotous indie-rock debauchery.
Pop with an R&B twist from the first girl group to win the X-Factor, back in 2011.
MOR soul rock from the former mullet man.
Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds
Post-Oasis indie rock from Gallagher senior who, unlike brother Liam in Beady Eye, is prepared to dip into the Oasis back catalogue to bolster his set.
Only Fools And Three Courses
Fun night of comedy and good food with the characters of Only Fools and Horses. Marlene and Boycie are hosting a Gala Dinner, but will things go to plan with Del, Rodney and Uncle Albert on the guest list? Don't sit under the chandelier, though.
Thu 10 Dec
Reality TV hawker and singer (remember 'Mysterious Girl'?) Andre sings and no doubt flexes his muscles a fair bit.
Cheery veterans of classic rock.
Croaky Kelly and chums return in support of their latest album Keep the Village Alive.
That'll Be the Day
Step back in time with a brand new edition of the popular touring show, and hear rock'n'roll hits from the 50s, 60s and 70s.
UK Dance Championships
A competition presented by Dance News LTD.
Tue 19 Jan 2016
Wed 20 Jan 2016
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.
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.
X Factor Live
The most bankable of auditionees from the latest series of The X Factor perform for your sheer delight.