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.
  • Website www.bic.co.uk
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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

Events at this venue

There are 40 events at this location

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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 16 Nov 2018

£32.45–£43.45 / 0844 576 3000

Bananarama

Retro pop hits from the renowned 1980s British pop group.

Sun 26 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 576 3000

Bill Bailey: Larks in Transit

The master of surreality tackles politics, philosophy and the pursuit of happiness in his latest show. His musical interludes include fashioning a symphony from a ringtone and re-imagining the Stars and Stripes.

Sat 26 May 2018

£27.50 / 0844 576 3000

Caro Emerald

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

Fri 26 Oct 2018

£27.50–£54.45 / 0844 576 3000

Chris Rea

Gravelly-voiced Rea performs his trademark soothing hits and selections from his extensive back catalogue. His 2017 tours celebrate the release of his new album, Road Songs for Lovers.

Tue 12 Dec

£51.85–£69.15 / 0844 576 3000

Chris Rock

The American stand-up, actor and director returns to the UK for his first shows in over 10 years.

Sat 13 Jan 2018

£54.75 / 0844 576 3000

Cliff Richard: Still Reelin' And A-Rockin' Tour

Cliff Richard, 75 this year and only a little crispy around the edges, takes his show on the road.

Wed 17 Oct 2018

£70–£80 / 0844 576 3000

Daniel O'Donnell

The man with a thousand jumpers performs a selection of classic hits from his astonishingly successful easy listening records.

Thu 14 Dec

£47 / 0844 576 3000

Gary Barlow

Solo from Take That's songwriter-singer, promoting his new album, the cheesily titled Since I Saw You Last.

Fri 1 Jun 2018

£38.50–£174.95 / 0844 576 3000

Sat 2 Jun 2018

£38.50–£174.95 / 0844 576 3000

George Benson

Superstar guitarist and soulful crooner makes a welcome return.

Sun 17 Jun 2018

£71.25 / 0844 576 3000

Greg Davies: You Magnificent Beast

The enormously tall and slightly manic-eyed comedian you'll know from many a telly panel show and from his terrifying turn as the head of sixth form in The Inbetweeners, Davies returns with a new show of stand-up to follow the likes of Firing Cheeseballs at a Dog and The Back of my Mum's Head.

Sun 10 Dec

£27.50 / 0844 576 3000

Gregory Porter

Mainstream jazz and soul from the Grammy-nominated singer and composer.

Tue 17 Apr 2018

£42.50–£50 / 0844 576 3000

Gregory Porter

The Grammy-Award winning legendary American singer-songwriter performing his heartfelt blues and soul melodies.

Tue 17 Apr 2018

£55 / 0844 576 3000

  • 19:30

Harlem Globetrotters

The Harlem Globetrotters, known for their international basketball skills, perform some of their best tricks and slams. Check out the skills of Special K Daley, Big Easy Lofton, Flight Time Lang and the rest.

Sun 27 May 2018

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 576 3000

The Human League

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

Fri 30 Nov 2018

£38–£48 / 0844 576 3000

James Arthur

The singer and winner of the ninth series of The X Factor takes his 'The Story So Far' tour on the road.

Thu 30 Nov

£32.45–£43.45 / 0844 576 3000

James Blunt

The polite ex-squaddie troubadour returns with a new album The Afterlove.

Sat 25 Nov

£40–£55 / 0844 576 3000

Jason Manford: Muddle Class

The comedian and actor – who formerly presented BBC's The One Show and was a team captain on hit Channel 4 panel show 8 Out of 10 Cats –returns to stand-up with his new show, Muddle Class.

Fri 7 Dec 2018

£27.50 / 0844 576 3000

Jeff Wayne's War of the Worlds

  • Written by: Jeff Wayne (music)

Take cover – it's the original (prog-rock) score for the HG Wells novel adaptation, performed live on this Final Arena tour, with holographic Liam Neeson.

Wed 12 Dec 2018

£46–£67.50 / 0844 576 3000

Jeff Wayne's The War of The Worlds

Thu 13 Dec 2018

£46–£67.50 / 0844 576 3000

Jeff Wayne's The War of The Worlds

John Bishop: Winging It

Observational humour from the multi-award winning Liverpudlian stand-up.

Fri 8 Dec

£25–£39.50 / 0844 576 3000

Sat 9 Dec

£25–£39.50 / 0844 576 3000

Sat 24 Mar 2018

£35 / 0844 576 3000

The Kooks

Brighton indie tykes best known for their hits 'She Moves in Her Own Way' and 'Shine On' return with a 'best of' album, Best Of… So Far.

Fri 1 Dec

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 576 3000

With Plus The DMA's.

Michael Ball & Alfie Boe

Musical star Michael Ball and popular tenor Alfie Boe join forces.

Sun 3 Dec

Sold out / 0844 576 3000

Michael McIntyre: Big World Tour

The floppy-haired comic, who was awarded the keys to London's O2 Arena after a record-breaking 28 performances, takes his brand of high-energy observations on a world tour.

Thu 15 Mar 2018

£35–£55 / 0844 576 3000

Fri 16 Mar 2018

£35–£55 / 0844 576 3000

Sat 17 Mar 2018

£35–£55 / 0844 576 3000

Sun 18 Mar 2018

£35–£55 / 0844 576 3000

Niall Horan

The former One Direction singer takes to the road to perform new material.

Mon 26 Mar 2018

£32.45–£299 / 0844 576 3000

Paloma Faith

The soul pop singer-songwriter tours her fourth album The Architect. Faith won Best British Female Solo Artist at the Brit Awards in 2015 and has appeared in films including Dread and St Trinian's.

Sun 11 Mar 2018

£38.50–£49.50 / 0844 576 3000

Paul Weller

The Modfather performs material from his 40-year career, including his latest album A Kind Revolution.

Sun 18 Feb 2018

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 576 3000

With The Strypes.

Professor Brian Cox

Professor Brian Cox takes audiences on a journey through space and time. The particle physicist is best known for his popular BBC series Wonders of … and non-fiction titles including Why Does E=mc²? and The Quantum Universe.

Wed 27 Feb 2019

£35–£45 / 0844 576 3000

Roy Orbison – In Dreams

A holographic Roy Orbison performs his biggest hits.

Fri 20 Apr 2018

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 576 3000

With With The Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra.

Royal Blood

Alternative rock duo from Brighton featuring Michael Kerr (Vocals/bass) and Ben Thatcher (drums). The band tour in support of their new album How Did We Get So Dark.

Tue 28 Nov

£25.95–£37.45 / 0844 576 3000

With At The Drive-In and Black Honey.

Russell Brand: Re:Birth

The controversial stand-up embarks on his latest tour, inspired by the birth of daughter.

Tue 27 Mar 2018

£27.50 / 0844 576 3000

The Script

Mainstream indie pop in the vein of Snow Patrol and Maroon 5 from The Voice judge Danny O'Donogue.

Thu 22 Feb 2018

£41.25–£108.90 / 0844 576 3000

Status Quo

Cheery veterans of classic rock.

Sat 2 Dec

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 576 3000

With Cats in Space.

Steps

Pete Waterman's 90s cheesy pop sensations are back.

Mon 27 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 576 3000

With Vengaboys.

Stereophonics

Croaky Kelly and chums return in support of their latest album Scream Above the Sounds.

Mon 5 Mar 2018

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 576 3000

Tears for Fears

80s pop rockers bring their musical stylings to the noughties.

Fri 11 May 2018

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 576 3000

With Alison Moyet.

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.

Sun 17 Dec

BIC Windsor Hall

£24.50–£29.50 / 0844 576 3000

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Tue 16 Jan 2018

£12.50–£50.25 / 0844 576 3000

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Wed 17 Jan 2018

£12.50–£50.25 / 0844 576 3000

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Thu 18 Jan 2018

£12.50–£50.25 / 0844 576 3000

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The Vamps

Clean cut teen pop-rock act, very much a boy band with the added extra of playing their own instruments.

Mon 16 Apr 2018

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 576 3000

With Jacob Sartorius and New Hope Club.

WWE Live – Wrestlemania Revenge

The ultimate in 'sports entertainment' as the real deal WWE superstars of US wrestling bring the pain to the UK.

Wed 9 May 2018

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 576 3000

X Factor Live

The most bankable auditionees from the latest series of The X Factor perform for your pleasure.

Tue 27 Feb 2018

£23.20–£60.50 (Family £33–£95) / 0844 576 3000

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