Still no plans for early May Bank Holiday? Look no further! Below you can find a short summary of what is happening in Bournemouth and surrounding places over the long weekend.
4 May 2019
Bournemouth Emerging Arts Fringe (B.E.A.F.)
BEAF is returning in May 2019 with Bournemouth’s largest independent art festival. A mind blowing experience is underway and will take our communities into the world of local arts and performances. 8 days, 100 events, 500 artists, and 50 venues with a diverse and accessible range of events suitable for all audiences, including; exhibitions, talks, workshops, performances, live music, poetry and even a film festival, BEAF is a showcase of local emergent artists and creatives. Read more about the festival here.
Bowie Experience, a breath-taking concert celebrating the music of the world’s greatest pop icon, David Bowie, comes to Regent in Christchurch. This is a must see for all Bowie fans and this mesmerizing production promises an unforgettable journey of sound and vision, featuring all the hits from A to Ziggy!
Bowie Experience continues to amaze audiences with an astounding attention to detail, bringing the golden years of David Bowie to theatres across the globe. So, put on your red shoes and Let’s Dance! Get your tickets here.
5 May 2019
Georgie Fame & The BBC Big Band
The internationally acclaimed BBC Big Band and conductor Barry Forgie, are joined by the one-and-only Georgie Fame, for one of only a handful of 2019 concert dates. Through a diverse repertoire arranged and curated by the BBC Big Band and Georgie, the concert features classic big band numbers from the orchestra, alongside a selection of numbers from Georgie’s own library of Big Band music – including special arrangements of his hits, ‘Yeh Yeh’, ‘Getaway’ and ‘The Ballad of Bonnie & Clyde’. Find out more here.
Strictly Come Dancing The Professionals
Strictly Come Dancing – The Professionals is returning to venues across the country from May 2019 for a 35 date tour. Direct 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. Don’t miss this unique opportunity to see Strictly Come Dancing – The Professionals as it returns to a venue near you for a Strictly limited engagement! Read more about the event here.
6 May 2019
Mini Golf in the Gardens
The 18-hole Mini Golf course is located between Bournemouth Pier and the town centre, right in the middle of lower gardens. Additionally, it is a great source of entertainment for both adults and kids. Read more here.
We hope that you will have a relaxing bank holiday and spend it doing something you love. Let us know on our social media what your plans are for the upcoming Bank Holiday weekend!
Until next time,
Marsham Court Hotel