Upcoming Events

Cool Coast Ice Rink @ BIC Purbeck Hall
Dec 15 2017 – Feb 17 2018 all-day
Cool Coast Ice Rink Friday 15 December 2017 - Saturday 17 February 2018 BIC Purbeck Hall, Bournemouth Ice skating is back at Bournemouth International Centre this winter! The Cool Coast Ice Rink is the South Coast’s biggest indoor seasonal ice rink and it’s open from Friday 15 December 2017 to Saturday 17 February 2018! A fun all-weather activity, it’s perfect for kids and adults alike! Plus, with our handy pre-bookable skate mates, even little ones can have a go. We also have a separate kids area, away from the main rink, which is ideal for smaller children with adults. Fire on Ice DJ nights are back too, join us for an extended session with one of the Fire Radio DJs on 18 December, 18 January and at our valentine’s special on 14 February.   Book your Kids Party Package now! £12 per child under 12.  The Kids Party Package is also back by popular demand and includes an ice skating session followed by a main course and never ending soft drink at Hot Rocks restaurant – perfect for birthdays and special occasions! Availble between 15 December – 01 January and cannot be booked online. Call our ticketing team for more information on 0844 576 3000.   *Large sized Toasted Mallow Hot Chocolate, Salted Caramel Fudge Latte, or Tiramisu Mocha - all drinks are subject to availability and chosen on the day. ˠA choice of Christmas tiffin, Christmas gingerbread man, Santa muffin or Mince pie - all treats are subject to availability and chosen on the day.
UK Dance Championships 2018 @ BIC Windsor Hall
Jan 16 – Jan 18 all-day
BSO – Dance Fantasy @ Bournemouth Pavilion Theatre
Jan 27 @ 7:00 pm
xplore the finest symphonic music composed in the BSO’s exciting series of Saturday evening and Sunday afternoon concerts at the Bournemouth Pavilion Theatre. Thrilling concertos include Elgar’s haunting masterpiece for cello and Grieg’s ever popular classic for piano, as well as firework-filled showstoppers for violin and trumpet. Together with an assortment of stunning symphonies by Beethoven, Dvorák, Mendelssohn and Tchaikovsky and a host of world-class artists, this really is classical music at its best!
Anton & Erin – Broadway to Hollywood @ Pavilion Theatre, Bournemouth
Feb 3 @ 7:30 pm
Celebrating a Decade of Dance Join the nation’s favourite ballroom couple when they return with an exciting new show for 2018 as they celebrate the golden age of Hollywood. Featuring dazzling new choreography, sparkling costumes and a sensational show band performing timeless music. Anton du Beke & Erin Boag Richard Balcombe conductor
Lance Ellington star vocalist Six world class Ensemble Dancers Plus the full 25 piece London Concert Orchestra
Footloose @ Bournemouth Pavilion Theatre
Feb 17 @ 7:30 pm
‘Kick off your Sunday shoes’ and get ready to ‘Lose those Blues’ as the hit broadway musical arrives this February. Relive that 80s magic with an unprecedented number of Top 40 hits including Holding out for a Hero, Let’s Hear it for the Boy, Almost Paradise, Somebody’s Eyes, I’m Free and of course the unforgettable toe-tapping title track, Footloose! Fast and furious from the opening and faithful to the original film, Footloose the Musical is based on the true story of the poor bible belt town, Bomont, that has banned the sinful pleasure of dancing. Fresh-faced and full of teenage energy, Ren McCormack arrives from Chicago City ready to rebel and shake things up! Award winning Swish of the Curtain present this sizzlin’ musical version of the 1980s film which took the world by storm, immortalising the perfect combination of youth, romance and freedom. So don’t miss what promises to be the feel good show of the year - book your tickets, dig out those dancing shoes and get ready to ‘cut FOOTLOOSE!
The Johnny Cash Roadshow @ Bournemouth Pavilion Theatre, Bournemouth
Mar 2 @ 7:30 pm
The theatre show is the result of years of constant work and development in creating the most fitting celebration of the life and work of the legendary Johnny Cash. With Clive John as "The Man in Black," the show features a full live band with narration and Visuals, taking you on a musical journey through the incredible life of John R. Cash.
Big Girls Don’t Cry @ Bournemouth Pavilion Theatre, Bournemouth
Mar 9 @ 7:30 pm
Join Big Girls Don’t Cry as we celebrate the music of four ordinary guys from New Jersey that change the musical world as we knew it. The show revives the beauty of harmonies and songs that flew through the charts in the 60’s & 70’s such as Sherry, December 1963 (Oh What a Night), Walk Like a Man, Rag Doll and Big Girls Don’t Cry, there’s a Four Seasons song that has a place in everyone’s heart. Big Girls Don’t Cry the critically-acclaimed spectacular that’s taking the UK by storm.

Short trips outside Bournemouth

Poole - World's second largest natural harbour, bustling quay, water sports paradise, shopping centre, tower park, cinema amusements, splashdown water park, cinema and bowling complex

Christchurch - Picturesque town with stone cobbled streets, popular sailing centre, 11th century Priory church castle

Hengistbury head - Scenic sandtone headland between Bournemouth and Christchurch Harbour, overlooking the Mudeford Bay

Durdle door - Natural limestone arch, the trasure of the jurassic coast a Must SEE!

Lulworth Cove - One of the finest and most beautiful coves in the world

New forest - National park, the largest remaining tracts of unclosed pastures, heath land and forest. Walking cycling, horse riding trails etc...

Salisbury - One of Englands finest gothics cathedrals and the best preserved original Magna Carta

Stonehenge - World known magical acient site

Isle of white - A magical island, once of the favourite Queen Victoria. See the needles, coloured sands of Alum Bay, picturesque lanes of Cowes. you can catch the ferry from lymington port

Contact numbers

For local information
0845 051 1700 or 01202 451734

For local taxis
01202 55 66 77

To assist in local restaurant reservations
01202 451 734


Our reception office will be open 24 hours a day to serve all of our guests needs and requirements . All Guests must observe our night time agreement, of peace and quiet for the rest of the guests during the hours: 10pm - 7am.

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