Live music in Bournemouth

Are you looking for a venue with live music in Bournemouth? At Bar So we have a fantastic range of events throughout the week for every occasion. Whether you’re looking to relax in the afternoon with a couple of cocktails or dance the night away on a Friday or Saturday night, our Bournemouth live music and DJ sets make a fantastic atmosphere for you and your friends to enjoy.

Our Bournemouth live music and cocktail bar

Whether you live in Bournemouth or you’re here on holiday, Bar So is an Live music in Bournemouthexcellent choice for a live music Bournemouth bar. Located just a stone’s throw away from our beautiful award-winning beaches, we are a popular choice for drinks all year round.

Our venue for live music in Bournemouth boasts a 360-degree cocktail bar, downstairs dancefloor and two roof terraces. If you’re looking for somewhere to grab a bite to eat in the afternoon sun, then you’ll be pleased to hear Bar So serves food in our upstairs and outside areas throughout the summer months.

There is nothing better than watching the sun go down as you listen to our DJ’s live music in Bournemouth on our sun terraces, and you can continue the party by joining us on the dancefloor and taking advantage of our great drinks deals. If you’re in Bournemouth this weekend, then Bar So is the place to be for live music in Bournemouth from our DJ’s on a Friday and Saturday night.

Feel so Funky

Our famous Feel so Funky Friday’s are back this year with our resident live music Bournemouth DJ, Martyn the Hat. We’ll be bringing you a whole host of great Hip Hop, Funk, Soul and Disco tunes all night long. Our hosts for live music in Bournemouth, Gary Ellis and Jack Priest will be introducing a fantastic line up of guest DJ’s to help you party the night away.

Bournemouth live music Fridays is only £5 entry, and we have a wide selection of drinks deals for you to enjoy, including:

  • Happy Hour from 7-10pm
  • Half price cocktails
  • Bottle of Prosecco £15 all night
  • 2 Sol for £5

With all this and much more, you won’t want to miss what our live music Bournemouth DJ’s have in store. We recommend booking your ticket in advance to avoid disappointment.

Bump ‘n’ Hustle

Our Bump ‘n’ Hustle live music Bournemouth event is back on Sunday April 16th with Sandy Rivera. At Bar so we are celebrating 25 years of this fantastic event. This Easter we have three rooms which will be playing the best of House, R&B and electric live music in Bournemouth.

Enjoy your bank holiday weekend with the biggest live music Bournemouth event and enjoy the 4 day weekend with more Bournemouth live music to be announced for our roof terraces. For the full line up for our Bump ‘n’ Hustle Event, click here.

Hip Hop Legacy

if you’re a fan of Hip Hop, then you’ll want to get down to Bar So for our Bournemouth live music DJ sets bringing you the best American Hip Hop and New School UK rap DJs. Each of these events explores the changing rap trends throughout the years with classic and modern Hip Hop artists.

Our 2017 roster for Hip Hop live music in Bournemouth has a fantastic line up including:

  • The Sugarhill Gang
  • W.A’s DJ Yella with Eazy-E (Straight Outta Compton Tour)
  • DJ Yoda
  • DJ Ace

Plus many more to be announced. Do not miss this great night out with all of our favourite drinks deals and VIP packages available.

Salsa Explosion

If you’re looking for something a bit different to live music in Bournemouth, then how about live dancing? Every Wednesday we host salsa dancing lessons with professional salsero Enrique Perez Valdes.

Whether you are looking to practice your technique or learn a new skill, our salsa classes are the perfect place to meet new people and dance the night away to some sexy Latin music. The classes are held for beginners through to intermediate across five rooms with different teachers.

From 8.30pm you will be shown some classic Cuban Salsa moves until 10.30Live music in Bournemouth when the party starts and you get to show off your new moves at a salsa party full of Salsa, Timba, Son, Bachata, Kizomba and Latino music.

Tickets start at just £4 for members, and the bar will be open all night long. This is a great way to try something different to live music in Bournemouth on a weekday evening. If you’ve had a stressful week at work, come on down to Bar So’s Salsa classes to dance your troubles away.

Reasons to choose Bar So

At Bar So, we are proud to offer a fantastic venue for Bournemouth live music and DJ sets every week. Our venue is extremely popular and our events sell out extremely quickly. Live music Bournemouth events are great for any occasion, so whether you are just out with the girls or celebrating your birthday, Bar So can show you a good time.

Why not celebrate in style with one of our VIP packages. You and your friends will have a private booth with table service and your choice of spirits and champagne for the evening. There is no better way to spend your weekend and be treated like royalty by our live music Bournemouth staff. To view our full list of packages, click here.

Alternatively, if you’re looking for a live music Bournemouth venue for your private party, then Bar So has a great function room that is perfect for all kinds of events. From birthdays to anniversaries and corporate events, our Bournemouth live music venue staff will take care of your event from start to finish. We can arrange for food and drinks packages, and there is space to hire your own Bournemouth live music band if you wish. If you have a party in mind, get in touch with our friendly team to discuss your options.

“Really good on a Saturday night, good crowd, playing house music and it is free to get in. Definitely recommend it if you are thinking of a night out in Bournemouth!”

Claire Holmes

Contact us

For the best live music in Bournemouth DJ sets, come down to Bar So. Book tickets on our website or call us to enquire further on 01202 203050.