A short walk from the seafront, the Pavilion Theatre showcases the talents of some of the UK’s top entertainers, while the BIC – the Bournemouth International Centre – is one of the country’s top entertainment venues, hosting some of the biggest names in showbiz, as well as regular family-friendly shows and exhibitions. To book tickets for your visitors visit the BIC website: http://www.bic.co.uk/
On Westover Road, overlooking the award-winning Lower Gardens, there are two multiplex cinemas and an art gallery as well as stylish shops and inexpensive restaurants.
You could suggest that your visitors indulge in a spa experience and treatment at one of the many hotels in Bournemouth – or perhaps they would be interested in attending a dance session at Pavilion Dance in Westover Road. There are lots of activities and dance sessions for adults and children of all ages.
All Fired Up Café near the Lower Gardens offers adults and children hours of fun painting ceramics while enjoying a snack or drink.. Or for something more energetic there is Laser Quest which boasts the largest tag arena on the South Coast, it is located in Glen Fern road and provides all-age entertainment..
For more information, see the Family Friendly module on specific entertainment & things to do for children and the Bournemouth Knowledge>Seasonal Events & Festivals section