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11OCT

Murder Mystery at Brunel's SS Great Britain on Friday 13th October 2017

Tasty morsels and tantalizing murders come together this Friday 13th October on board Brunel's legendary SS Great Britain.   The groundbreaking and historic former passenger steamship created by one of the world's greatest engineers...
11OCT

Bristol Festival of Literature from Thursday 19th - Sunday 29th October 2017

Bookworms in the city can rejoice at the fact that Unputdownable, the official Bristol Festival of Literature, takes place at various venues from Thursday 19th to Sunday 29th October 2017.   First held in 2011 by local writer Jari...
11OCT

Circus of Horrors at Durdham Downs in Bristol 14th October 2017

As the grisly grotesques and the hair-raising horrors of Halloween loom with all the chilling terror of a reanimated corpse emerging from its grave, what better way to usher in the celebration of the undead than with The Circus of Horrors new show, Voodoo. Taking...
11OCT

Cabot Circus Christmas Lights Switch On 10th November 2017

Bristol might well be the city for which the phrase 'bright lights, big city' was coined, but it's a place that will be lit by the additional irresistible glowing luminescence of the Christmas Lights Switch-On, which takes place...
11OCT

Circus City Festival across Bristol 12th - 20th October 2017

Circus City returns to Bristol once again in splendidly refreshed and reinvigorated form for a series of events that take place from Tuesday 12th to Sunday 20th October 2017. Hosted at an array of venues across Bristol, the biennial circus festival...
11OCT

FEAR at Avon Valley in Bristol 13th - 31st October 2017

With Halloween giving us all the wonderfully grisly chance to celebrate things that go bump in the night, how about this to strike total terror in to the hearts of us bloodthirsty Bristolians? - FEAR, which will be scaring the bejesus out of us from...
11OCT

Bristol Cajun and Zydeco Festival 13th-15th October 2017

Bristol's Cajun & Zydeco festival is back for another whole weekend of music, dance and food. Make sure you book your tickets asap and keep an eye on their website for the full line up and timings of bands, dance workshops and the ever popular...
11OCT

Psychedelic Funhouse comes to Bristol on Saturday 7th July 2018

It's official. Psychedelic Funhouse will be bringing its very special kind of trippy, surreal shenanigans to Bristol in 2018.   Although details are being kept very hush-hush and under wraps in terms of the actual location, this will only...
10OCT

My Bristol Food - Charlie Harding

In our My Bristol Food series, we talk with some of the most prominent Bristol foodies around to get their take on what makes the city's culinary scene tick and also get their recommendations. This week we spoke with Bristol foodie legend, Charlie...
10OCT

Dr Hook featuring Dennis Locorriere will be at Bristol Hippodrome on Sunday 26 November 2017

Dr Hook featuring Dennis Locorriere will be at The Bristol Hippodrome on Sunday 26 November 2017. ***GET TICKETS HERE***  Following a series of sell-out performances in 2016, the Timeless tour of the UK has been extended into 2017...
10OCT

Auditions for Britain's Got Talent take place at Smoke & Mirrors on Wednesday 11th October 2017

Budding Bristol entertainers had better start brushing up on their acts pronto as auditions for Britain's Got Talent take place at Smoke & Mirrors on Wednesday 11th October 2017. From 7pm onwards the heat for the country's next variety...
10OCT

Colston Hall’s renowned Classical Season to open this October in Bristol

Colston Hall’s renowned Classical Season to open this October    The Bristol International Classical Season programme for 2017-18 at the city’s Colston Hall will commence this October, featuring a host of the UK’s finest...
10OCT

England V India International T20 Tickets For The Bristol Match Go On Sale Today!

England V India International T20 tickets went on-sale at 10am today, and tickets are sure to sell out fast... Bristol is hosting the International T20 match between England and India in the Gloucestershire County Cricket Club, a very exciting...
10OCT

Upcoming Comedy Picks at the Colston Hall in Bristol 2017-2018

The Colston Hall rarely disappoints, and the next few months of comedy favourites gracing the stage are sure to be a hit. With many varied offerings, from surrealist humour to spoof news, there is something for any degree of decerning comedic taste....
10OCT

The Best Places to Sit Back With a Coffee and a Book in Bristol This Winter

It’s getting to that time of year where we can no longer sit in Castle park and read a book in the sun or people watch as they rush by. It’s October now and instead of enjoying the the warmth on our back we have to find a cosy cafe to hibernate...
10OCT

Cheese Festival at Motion Bristol Saturday 16th December 2017

*Calling all fromage fanatics*   Save the date! The first ever cheese festival is coming to Bristol on December 16th at Motion. Our mouths are watering at the prospect…forget Christmas, this could be the best day of the year.    The...
10OCT

The Best Free Things to do in Bristol

You don’t have to spend to see Bristol, there are many wonderful places to visit on a budget. When the pockets are tight fear not- we’ve got you covered. Take a look at our list of free attractions to check out:   The Matthew Visit...
9OCT

Halloween Ghost Stories on The Matthew in Bristol Friday 27th October

Visit Bristol's beloved ship on Friday 27th October for some spooky stories told by the Tudor Ghost (Mr Browns Pig). All abroad The Matthew for some spine-tingling tales of blood, guts and ghosts. Expect one hour of ghoulish entertainment including;...