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Bournemouth 7s

24th - 26th May

Renowned as the Sporting Glastonbury, Bournemouth 7s has established a formidable reputation amongst sports people and festival-goers alike!

With numerous awards under its belt, the festival now attracts over 30,000 party people and almost 400 sports teams to Bournemouth over the late May Bank Holiday weekend.

Bournemouth 7s Festival have recently won two awards; one for the National Outdoor Event Association Best Sporting Event, and one for the UK Festival Awards Best Non-Music Festival Award.
In awarding the 'Best Sporting Event' to the Bournemouth 7's team, the panel of industry judges commented,
"Bournemouth 7's is a really well put together event, critically acclaimed and consistent figures" 

The 12 Themed Festival Arenas welcome over 40 live acts and DJs who combine to create a unique festival atmosphere which truly sets Bournemouth 7s apart from the crowd!”

Bournemouth 7s has become the World’s Largest Sport & Music Festival and celebrated its 10th Anniversary in 2017! Still privately owned and directed by Roger and Fleur Woodall, the festival is managed by a dedicated team who are proud to bring the #SportingGlastonbury to the South Coast every May.

Additional Information

Bournemouth 7s Festival takes place annually at the picturesque Bournemouth Sports Club. The Roads are very busy on the May Bank Holiday weekend so please plan your journey!

Bournemouth 7s operate age restrictions and a no re-entry policy after 6pm. Please see the Bournemouth 7s website for more information.

Our Bournemouth 7’s Bus Service

777 Bournemouth – Poole – Bournemouth 7’s

777 Timetable

We are running a daytime shuttle service starting at the Triangle with the route going via Westbourne – Branksome – Ashley Cross – Poole Rail Station – Sea View – Mountbatten – Wallisdown – Kinson – Parley Cross.

The return services will go via North Road to Upper Parkstone and not serve Ashley Cross.

On Saturday and Sunday Night we will be running a drop off service back from the tournament site.

There will be two buses going back to Bournemouth via Poole departing at 0020 – 0120 and 0220

Tickets for this service can be brought from the Rugby 7’s Website or from our App.

  • Bournemouth 7’s Return £10
  • Bournemouth 7’s Weekend £18
  • Bournemouth 7’s Group £29

A short hop flat fare available on the day valid between Wallisdown and the site will be £5*

Singles and returns via other Yellow Bus services are not available and Yellow Bus passes will not be valid.

Concessions not available


*only available from driver



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