Welcome to Bournemouth and Poole

Bournemouth and Poole has it all – miles of glorious sandy beaches, the worlds second largest natural harbour, top family attractions, a host of world class events and endless things to do.

Bournemouth and Poole has plenty to see and do locally so why not get out there and explore! With staycations popular again in 2022 now’s the time to book your visit and come and see what we have to offer. As we move into the latter part of summer and into autumn there’s still plenty going on to keep you entertained!


– What to See and Do –

Bournemouth is the largest resort in Dorset boasting seven miles of sandy beaches, beautiful gardens and parks, great shopping and a vibrant nightlife scene. Poole is home to Europe’s largest natural harbour, blue flag beaches, a bustling quayside and historic old town. The towns have merged together to create one of the UK’s most popular holiday destinations.

– Exciting Events –

Bournemouth and Poole has an extensive programme of events throughout the year. Popular annual events include Dream Machines Bike Night, the Bourne Free Pride Festival, the Bournemouth Air Festival and Fireworks. Local businesses and attractions also host their own events from comedy shows to live music, kids clubs to sporting challenges. Make sure to check out our calendar of events regularly to make sure you don’t miss out!

HEADLINE EVENT!

Poole Quay Summer Fireworks Spectacular

HEADLINE EVENT!

Quay for my Car

EVERY FRIDAY
HEADLINE EVENT!

Friday Summer Fireworks

– Latest News –

BCP Council celebrates 23 Green Flag Awards for its outstanding parks and green spaces

BCP Council celebrates 23 Green Flag Awards for its outstanding parks and green spaces

Aug 11, 2022

Once again, BCP Council is celebrating after receiving 23 Green Flag Awards for its much-loved and well maintained green spaces and parks. The Green Flag Award is the international quality…

Red Arrows Timings Released – Bournemouth Air Festival 2022

Red Arrows Timings Released – Bournemouth Air Festival 2022

Jul 28, 2022

Timings for the nation’s favourite, the Red Arrows, have been announced ahead of this year’s Bournemouth Air Festival. The Red Arrows will have a special colourful seven-aircraft formation celebrating the…

Festival Coast Live! returns for another summer of fun

Festival Coast Live! returns for another summer of fun

Jul 20, 2022

Just a few days to go before Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole welcomes back the Festival Coast Live! 2022 summer season. Beginning on Friday 22 July the ambitious summer programme promises…

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