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20 February 2019

Bournemouth, Dorset
The X Factor Live TourThe X Factor Live Tour is returning for 2019! X Factor Digital Presenter, Becca Dudley, will be returning as host this year on The X Factor Live Tour. The X Factor Tour has thrilled over three million people since it began 14 years ago, making it one of the UK’s most successful annual arena tours. So get your tickets to The X Factor Live Tour 2019 and don’t miss out. Venue: BIC Windsor Hall
14 Dec 2018 to 23 Feb 2019

Bournemouth, Dorset
Cool Coast Ice RinkEmbrace that wintry feeling with Cool Coast Ice Rink at Bournemouth International Centre! Whether you’re a budding figure skater or feel more comfortable clinging on to the sides, everyone is welcome – the rink is big enough for all. There’s even a mini rink for those first nerve-racking glides and skate mates available to hire for the youngsters. When your feet are firmly back on the ground, or if you’d rather sit this one out, soak up the atmosphere whilst enjoying Bavarian inspired ...
20 Feb 2019 to 23 Feb 2019

Bournemouth, Dorset
Shrek The MusicalBased on the Oscar-winning animation film, Shrek The Musical is the Tony Award-winning adventure-filled musical brought to you by the highly acclaimed, Swish of the Curtain. An unlikely hero, the big, green and ugly Ogre finds himself on a life-changing journey alongside the wisecracking Donkey and a feisty princess who resists her dramatic rescue. Featuring memorable songs, a side splitting script and slick choreography, the beloved characters from the original film are brought to life ...
26 Feb 2019 to 02 Mar 2019

Bournemouth, Dorset
Blood BrothersWritten by Willy Russell, the legendary Blood Brothers tells the captivating and moving tale of twins who, separated at birth, grow up on opposite sides of the tracks, only to meet again with fateful consequences. Few musicals have received quite such acclaim as the multi-award winning Blood Brothers. Bill Kenwright’s production surpassed 10,000 performances in London’s West End, one of only three musicals ever to achieve that milestone. It has been affectionately christened the ‘Standing ...
09 March 2019

Bournemouth, Dorset
Dance: Get on the Floor!Get ready for a dance show like no other, starring Strictly star/TV personality AJ Pritchard. A fabulous fusion of styles combine with an iconic musical playlist and a dynamic cast of dance and vocal talent to set your pulse racing. Worldwide dancefloor flavours include tango, ballroom, Latin, hip-hop, contemporary and commercial with stunning live vocals, striking costumes, and an exciting remixed sound. Featuring iconic hits from Michael Jackson, Whitney Houston, Elvis, Madonna, Amy ...
13 March 2019

Bournemouth, Dorset
Blue Planet II Live in ConcertBBC presenter Anita Rani has been announced as host for Blue Planet II – Live In Concert. Following the incredible success of the BAFTA award-winning BBC One television series Blue Planet II, presented by Sir David Attenborough, BBC Studios, and FKP Scorpio are proud to present a 13-date UK live tour, which will bring the wonders and mysteries of the planet’s oceans and wildlife to the UK arena stage. Blue Planet II – Live In Concert – will present a selection of stunning visuals from ...
22 Mar 2019 to 23 Mar 2019

Bournemouth, Dorset
The Gin To My Tonic FestivalGIN LOVERS REJOICE! This festival brings together over 100 different gins from across the UK and beyond. Each gin has been selected for its outstanding craftsmanship and flavour, with the aim of introducing you to gins you may not have encountered before. The festival is here to take you on a journey of gin discovery! Ticket prices TICKETS £11 PER PERSON, INCLUDES: Guaranteed Entry (subject to proof of ID) Gin Explorer Guide Gin Copa Glass Gin Sampling / Trade ...
05 May 2019

Bournemouth, Dorset
Strictly Come Dancing The ProfessionalsDirect from BBC One’s award-winning prime time TV show Strictly Come Dancing, this glamorous production will bring together some of our much-loved Strictly Professional dancers as they take to the stage to dazzle with their dance prowess. Audiences will enjoy the incredible talent of these world-class dancers as they perform exquisitely choreographed Ballroom and Latin routines with all the sequins, sparkle and stunning production values we have come to know and love! Don’t miss this ...
28 Jun 2019 to 30 Jun 2019

Bournemouth, Dorset
Museum of the Moon: Dorset MoonMuseum of the Moon is a touring artwork by UK artist Luke Jerram. Measuring seven metres in diameter, the moon features 120dpi detailed NASA imagery of the lunar surface. At an approximate scale of 1:500,000, each centimetre of the internally lit spherical sculpture represents 5km of the moon’s surface*. Over its lifetime, the Museum of the Moon will be presented in a number of different ways both indoors and outdoors, so altering the experience and interpretation of the artwork. As it ...
01 Aug 2019 to 03 Aug 2019

Bournemouth, Dorset
BSO Proms in the ParkJoin us for a spectacular weekend of music and fireworks in Bournemouth this summer. Thursday 1st August - Relaxed Family Afternoon, an afternoon of musical fun for the whole family, featuring a matinee concert by the BSO, as well as performances from other BSO ensembles and audience participation! Friday 2 August - Galactic Classics, a selection of the best classical music in and out of this world! Chosen to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the first lunar landing, music includes ...

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12 Sep 2018
Halloween Events in Dorset The October half-term is now synonymous with Halloween and the themed fun that takes place. If you’re out and about in Dorset, you’ll find many a Halloween event happening, so grab your broomsticks, sharpen those fangs, and prepare to have one hell of a good time! Dorset Halloween events include everything from ghoulish ghost hunts and fright nights, to zombie invasions and sea witches! It's scary how much there is to choose from... Halloween Events Read more...
24 Jul 2018
Stay Cool with Dorset's Indoor Attractions Dorset's beaches and public spaces provide plenty of opportunity to soak up the rays during a heatwave. But keep an eye out for Met Office advice and take care not to spend too long in the sun. If you're looking for indoor attractions, some shade and a cooler way to spend a day in Dorset, then take a look at a selection below. Get active with trampolining, children's soft play centres and indoor pools or explore some of the fascinating museums Dorset has to ... Read more...
11 Jun 2018
Inside Out Dorset Extraordinary Events in Extraordinary Places Spectacular, mainly free open-air entertainment for all the family. Inside Out Dorset takes place from 14th to 22nd September. Activate present extraordinary outdoor performance and make inspirational, high quality arts events happen in venues (indoors and outdoors) across the region. Their aim is to inspire young and old to make and be part of, extraordinary, transformational arts. Experience world-class aerial circus at sunset on ... Read more...

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