Bournemouth International Centre (The BIC)

The Bournemouth International Centre is one of the largest venues for conferences, exhibitions, entertainment and events in southern England.

It is also well known for hosting national conferences of major British political parties, trade unions and shows.

The venue's Windsor Hall has a concert capacity of 6,500 (standing) or 4,000 (seated) and is one of the larger indoor music venues in England.

The Solent Hall can house exhibitions or hold up to 2,000 people for standing music concerts. There are two further halls in the Purbeck Hall and Tregonwell Hall.

There is a cafe and bar in the reception area.

What's on at The BIC?

See upcoming gigs here


The BIC has 650 parking spaces below the venue.


  • Exeter Road
  • Bournemouth
  • Dorset
  • BH2 5BH