What's On In and Around Bournemouth

Today to Fri 28 Oct, by distance closest first.

FREE taster session with the Bournemouth Rock Choir

Ever wondered if there is a 'local ladies choir near me or nearby'? Your local Bournemouth choir is run by singer/pianist Chris Mutch-Jones.
Richmond Hill St Andrew’s URC, 8 St Stephen’s Road, Bournemouth BH2 6JJ Details >
Tue 4 Oct, Tue 11 Oct, and more dates until Tue 15 Nov

Box Fulla Thursdays #11

Join us on the second Thursday of every month at our new home, THE FOUR HORSEMEN, for a night of strictly positive vibrations - Roots Dub Reggae, authentic Jungle for this Vinyl Special..
The Four Horsemen, 77-79 Commercial Road, Bournemouth. BH2 5RT Details >
Thu 13 Oct, Thu 10 Nov, Thu 8 Dec

Foundation Pathway Programme progressing students to De Montfort Unive

To find out more information about the 2022-23 intake, Foundation pathway course leading to De Montfort University, the application process, Visa, scholarships and placements.
4 Westover Road, Bournemouth Dorset, England , United Kingdom BH1 2BY Details >
Tue 4 Oct

The Coastal Comedy Show with Jake Lambert

Our headline act is the incredibly talented Jake Lambert as seen on Comedy Central’s Live From The Comedy Store, The Apprentice You’re Fired and many more!
Canvas 45 Poole Hill Bournemouth BH2 5PW Details >
Today

Play on our prototype Vibrotactile Floor

Feel the vibes! Come and play on our prototype Vibrotactile floor – created in our studios at Pavilion Dance with The Motion Dance Collective.
Pavilion Dance South West, Westover Road, Bournemouth BH1 2BU Details >
Sat 1 Oct and Sun 2 Oct

Infinite Ways Home by Richard Chappell Dance

Critically acclaimed choreographer Richard Chappell presents his most ambitious work to date, ‘Infinite Ways Home’ – a multisensory production that explores ritual, rave and human
Pavilion Dance South West, Westover Road, Bournemouth BH1 2BU Details >
Sat 1 Oct

Fun Palaces

As part of a UK-wide Fun Palaces programme we will be running FREE, family-friendly drop-in dance classes during this Arts By The Sea festival weekend.
Pavilion Dance South West, Westover Road, Bournemouth BH1 2BU Details >
Sat 1 Oct and Sun 2 Oct

Children, Autism & Dance Forum

As part of a UK-wide Children and Dance programme we are delighted to bring you our Children, Autism & Dance Forum on 6 & 7 October 2022.
Pavilion Dance South West, Westover Road, Bournemouth BH1 2BU Details >
Thu 6 Oct and Fri 7 Oct

Breakin’ Convention presents: Emerge+See

A night of brand-new commissions from hip hop dance theatre makers in the South of England. Emerge+See is the latest programme to come from the internationally renowned Breakin’ Convention, led by...
Pavilion Dance South West, Westover Road, Bournemouth BH1 2BU Details >
Sat 22 Oct

Elvis Tribute Night

Friday 7th October 2022 Elvis Tribute Night - Followed by party disco www.elvisshow.co.uk Garry Foley loves nothing more than just entertaining people and Elvis fans, singing the music that...
The Cumberland Hotel East Overcliff Drive Bourenmouth Dorset BH1 3AF Details >
Fri 7 Oct

Dame Shirley Bassey Tribute

Friday 21st October Dame Shirley Bassey Tribute - Followed by party disco www.juliamartin.net The only Shirley Bassey tribute artiste in the world to use original show gowns throughout...
The Cumberland Hotel East Overcliff Drive Bourenmouth Dorset BH1 3AF Details >
Fri 21 Oct

FREE taster session with the Bournemouth Rock Choir

If you have always wanted to join a choir locally, you can! The local Bournemouth choir is run by choir leader Chris Mutch-Jones.
Glenmoor School, Beswick Avenue, Ensbury Park, Bournemouth BH10 4EX Details >
Mon 3 Oct, Mon 10 Oct, Mon 31 Oct, Mon 7 Nov, Mon 14 Nov

FREE taster session with the Poole Rock Choir

Are you looking to join a choir? The Poole Rock Choir is led by singing teacher Stacey Hobday. The choir will be performing locally again soon so it's a chance for you to join in, sing and...
St Edwards RC/CE VA School, Dale Valley Road, Poole BH15 3HY Details >
Mon 3 Oct, Mon 10 Oct, and more dates until Mon 14 Nov

Fungi Foray on Brownsea Island

Can you spot a Fly Agaric or a maybe a Destroying Angel, beautiful but deadly? Join our expert from the Dorset Fungus Group on this delightful romp across Brownsea in search of some fascinating...
Brownsea Island Poole Harbour Poole BH13 7EE Details >
Sat 8 Oct, Sat 22 Oct

Early bird morning walk and breakfast

Dorset Wildlife Trust and the National Trust have partnered to offer you an opportunity to enjoy the island and its wildlife before the crowds arrive.
Brownsea Island Poole Harbour Poole BH13 7EE Details >
Sat 15 Oct

Run Bournemouth 2022

Stunning coastal views, crisp, clean air, and the best of Bournemouth and Poole – what’s not to love! This event has something for everyone – elite athlete or brand new to running, young or old.
Hengistbury Head, Bournemouth Promenade, Dorset BH6 4EN BH6 4EL Details >
Sat 8 Oct and Sun 9 Oct

Saba Douglas-Hamilton - In the Footsteps of Elephants

Elephant conservationist and filmmaker, Saba Douglas-Hamilton, was born and raised amongst elephants and nomads in the savannahs of East Africa.
Christchurch regent BH23 1AS Details >
Tue 4 Oct

FREE taster session with the Southbourne Rock Choir

If you have ever thought 'I want to join a choir near me in Bournemouth?' then why not join your local Rock Choir.
St Katharine’s Church Hall, Church Road, Southbourne, Bournemouth BH6 4AR Details >
Mon 3 Oct, Wed 5 Oct, and more dates until Wed 16 Nov

Celtic music concert

Celticfolk are delighted to be hosting this wonderful 4 piece Celtic band. “Dallahan is one of the most distinct forces in the international folk music scene.
Ferndown Village Hall Church Road Ferndown BH22 9ET Details >
Sat 8 Oct

Art in Broadstone

This year Broadstone Art Society will be returning once more to Broadstone Village to present its annual art exhibition.
Youth Centre, Moor Road, Broadstone BH18 8AZ Details >
Sat 22 Oct to Sun 30 Oct

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