Welcome to the Ramada Encore’s What’s on in Bournemouth Listings. We’ve put together a list of local events that are in easy reach of the hotel. We can help you with public transit and taxis for you to reach your event. Come and enjoy all that Bournemouth has to offer this summer! 

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July 2017

Classic Cars on the Prom

July 1st - September 30th

Classic Cars On The Prom takes place every Sunday from May to September and features an ever-changing line up of vehicles dating from 1915 up to the early 80’s.

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September 2017

Micky Flanagan in Bournemouth

September 27th
Bournemouth International Centre, Exeter Road
Bournemouth, Dorset BH2 5BH United Kingdom
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With his show-stealing appearance at The Royal Variety Performance, to unforgettable appearances on Michael McIntyre’s Comedy Roadshow and Live At The Apollo, added to his hilarious outings on panel & chat shows he has become one of the best-loved comedians in the UK today. In 2017 Micky will stars on Sky1 with a smart, funny and possibly provocative new series: The Micky Flanagan Detours. The new series will see Micky declutter his mind of the big questions that keep us…

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October 2017

Tom Grennan

October 1st
The Old Firestation, 36 Holdenhurst Road
Bournemouth, BH8 8AD United Kingdom
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London-based singer/songwriter Tom Grennan first entered the wider public as a guest vocalist on Chase & Status' track "When It All Goes Wrong." Far from being an electronic musician, Grennan's early solo shows consisted of just vocals and guitar. Grennan released his debut single, "Something in the Water," in 2016. The track was produced by Charlie Hugall (Florence + the Machine, Ed Sheeran, Kaiser Chiefs).

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Jon Richardson – Old Man, BIC

October 5th

Jon Richardson is a stand-up comedian from Lancaster. His first solo Edinburgh show about his obsessive compulsive personality disorder was nominated for the Best Newcomer award at the 2007 Edinburgh Festival. His 2009 show about his resulting perfectionism was nominated in the Best Show category. He is a regular Have I Got News For You panelist, star of Live At The Apollo, and team captain of Channel 4’s long-running series 8 Out Of 10 Cats. Currently, Jon is team Captain…

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Milton Jones is Out There, BIC

October 6th
Bournemouth International Centre, Exeter Road
Bournemouth, Dorset BH2 5BH United Kingdom
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Milton Jones is Out There. No, really out there - and this time he hasn't just forgotten his keys. He's holding up the mirror of truth to society, and he can see right through it, which means it’s probably just a window. In his brand new show he'll be putting his foot down and lifting the lid on the pedal bin of lies of the media (which doesn't include this press release obviously). He will also be scaling the heights…

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Bournemouth Marathon Festival

October 7th - October 8th

The Bournemouth Marathon is ’running as it should be.’ Beautiful coastal views and a chance to run the Boscombe and Bournemouth Piers to a spectacular finish. The Bournemouth Marathon starts in Kings Park before making it’s way down onto the seafront. You continue to take in the beautiful coastal views as you hit mile 9 on the coastal marathon route. Standing mid way between Poole Harbour and Hurst Spit, Hengistbury Head forms the main division between Poole and Christchurch bays.…

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Arts by the Sea Festival

October 14th - October 21st

Bringing intriguing, spectacular and (sometimes) down-right curious arts experiences to our seaside town. With over 60 events - a spirited mix of dance, film, music, visual art, literature, theatre, comedy and more. Utilising some of Bournemouth's best places and spaces from the traditional to the unexpected. Our Arts by the Sea Festival extends Bournemouth's popular summer season into an 'Indian summer' of arts.

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Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra – Beethoven Bonanza

October 14th
Pavilion Theatre Bournemouth, Westover Road
Bournemouth, Dorset BH1 2BU United Kingdom
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Explore the finest symphonic music composed in the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra'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! Beethoven: Leonore Overture No.3…

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CBeebies’ Mister Maker Live Theatre Show, BIC

October 15th
Bournemouth International Centre, Exeter Road
Bournemouth, Dorset BH2 5BH United Kingdom
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With a fabulous supporting cast and art at its heart, this fantastic live show encourages Mini Makers and grown-ups to sing, dance and make some noise! There's a big ‘make’ to take part in, lots of audience participation and....The Shapes! Yes, you’ll be able to share the fun with Circle, Square, Rectangle and Triangle too!

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Jon Richardson – Old Man, BIC

October 21st

Jon Richardson is a stand-up comedian from Lancaster. His first solo Edinburgh show about his obsessive compulsive personality disorder was nominated for the Best Newcomer award at the 2007 Edinburgh Festival. His 2009 show about his resulting perfectionism was nominated in the Best Show category. He is a regular Have I Got News For You panelist, star of Live At The Apollo, and team captain of Channel 4’s long-running series 8 Out Of 10 Cats. Currently, Jon is team Captain…

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November 2017

Alison Moyet, BIC

November 16th

Alison Moyet UK album sales have reached a certified 23 million, with over a million singles sold. All seven of her studio albums and three compilation albums have charted in the Top 30 UK Album Chart, with two of the albums reaching number one. She has also achieved nine Top 30 singles and five Top 10 hits in the UK Singles Chart. Moyet's upcoming ninth studio album Other will be released 16 June 2017.

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Big Country. Old Fire Station, Bournemouth

November 24th

Big Country is a Scottish rock band formed in Dunfermline, Fife, in 1981 The height of the band's popularity was in the early 1980s, although it retained a cult following for many years after. The band's music was most recognisable for the sounds it infused with Scottish folk and martial music styles, as well as for playing and engineering their guitar driven sound to evoke the inspirational spirit of bagpipes, fiddles and other traditional folk instruments.

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Bananarama! BIC

November 26th
Bournemouth International Centre, Exeter Road
Bournemouth, Dorset BH2 5BH United Kingdom
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The girl group that defined the 80s are back to their original, record-breaking line up for a tour this November in the UK. This will be the only time they tour in the original line up. Bananarama made it into the Guinness Book Of Records as the most successful female group of all time on account of the fact they’d had more hit singles than any other girl band ever. To date they have had 30 chart hits. They hit the…

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Steps – 2017 Tour, BIC

November 27th
Bournemouth International Centre, Exeter Road
Bournemouth, Dorset BH2 5BH United Kingdom
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Steps - the band who sung their way to success in the 90s and became a household name as their dance routines & catchy lyrics captured the hearts of fans all around the world, are back on tour in 2017. The full original line-up of Faye, Claire, Lee, Lisa and H are back to sing all the pop hits the band had in the 90's and 00's. Steps achieved a series of charting singles between 1997 and 2001 including two…

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December 2017

John Bishop – Winging It Tour 2017, BIC

December 8th - December 9th
Bournemouth International Centre, Exeter Road
Bournemouth, Dorset BH2 5BH United Kingdom
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Comedy superstar John Bishop is coming here with a brand new show WINGING IT in autumn 2017! It will have been 3 years since his last tour and WINGING IT is gearing up to be his biggest and best yet.  John is very much looking forward to this new adventure and can’t wait to be back on the road again. 

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Great Davies – You Magnificent Beast Tour

December 10th

Greg Davies, BAFTA nominated star of Cuckoo, Man Down, The Inbetweeners and Taskmaster, is back with his first stand up show in four years!

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