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31MAR

Bristol's weekend highlights: 31st March - 2nd April

As usual Bristol has a number of treats in store for you this weekend, with myriad examples of sport, music, theatre and art taking place across the city. Click the links below for more information or to buy tickets (where applicable):    Friday: Welsh...
30MAR

April at The Bristol Hippodrome

Take a look at the highlights coming to the Bristol Hippodrome next month in what is set to be a riveting 30 days of theatre, with an even spread of ballet, musicals and music. To buy tickets for any of the shows below, simply click on its name. Matthew...
30MAR

Shrek the Musical comes to the Bristol Hippodrome

Everybody’s favourite ogre is coming to Bristol and we’re all invited. Princess Fiona, Donkey, Lord Farquaad and even The Gingerbread Man and Dragon will be treading the boards in 2018. Tickets are just about to go on sale.   **TICKETS...
30MAR

An interview with Manu Delago ahead of his performance at Bristol's Colston Hall on Saturday 1st April

World-renowned musician Manu Delago, who can often be found playing live and on record with Björk, Cinematic Orchestra and Anoushka Shankar, is performing at the Colston Hall in Bristol on Saturday (1st April).   Having previously...
29MAR

Stokes Croft - Our pick of old favourites and notable newcomers in the Stokes Croft area

Stokes Croft is a thriving centre for arts, music and independent shops in Bristol. Choosing our favourite places to eat and drink was a tough job as there's so much choice. We finally managed to narrow things down and hope you agree...   Cox...
29MAR

The Rogue Guide to Bristol

A collection of our favourite places at which to eat, drink, gaze, relax and dance in the city, assembled in reply to The Vogue Guide to Bristol which was released this week. In response to a guide to Bristol published by a certain fashion...
29MAR

Second line-up announcement for Dot to Dot 2017

The Big Moon and The Slow Readers Club head up the list of bands added to the line-up for the multi-venue festival which is to take over central Bristol on May 27th, joining the previously-announced likes of Sundara Karma, Amber Run and The Growlers. The...
29MAR

The Phoenix - excellent pub set in a prime Bristol location

The sunshine is (just about) back so it's time to get yourself to a beer garden in Bristol. One of the best is found at The Phoenix right next to Cabot Circus, though it feels a million miles from the hustle and bustle. This great pub...
28MAR

Take a journey through house music at The Doghouse, Bristol

The vinyl only night called 'True Definition “Of The House That Jack Built”' will take over the electro-kennel in central Bristol on Saturday night, which is the 1st of next month. This is no April fool…  “In...
28MAR

Getting to know Bristol - Exultate Singers

When it comes to sheer divine choral mastery, few ensembles can match Bristol's Exultate Singers. Founded in 2002, the choir has gone on to carve out a considerable reputation as one of the finest group exponents of the choral craft in the UK.   With...
28MAR

Gin for the Win at Bristol's Flipside Cocktail Club

Spin the ‘Wheel of Gin-Fortune’ and emulate Play Your Cards Right at Flipside’s event inspired by ‘80s gameshows on April 21st, where points mean gin-related prizes. What is the only thing better than free gin? That’s...
28MAR

An Amazing Easter gift with Bristol Balloons

Tired of getting the same old Easter Egg every year? Fancy getting your family or friends an experience they will never forget? Then we have to recommend a spectacular hot air balloon ride with Bristol Balloons! The guys at Bristol Balloons have...
28MAR

Bristol Easter Beer Fest at The Volunteer Tavern

Mark the Easter weekend with one (or perhaps more) of the huge variety of drinks at The Easter Beer Fest at the superb Volunteer Tavern in Bristol. Food and live entertainment will also be on hand throughout the festivities this Friday 14th til...
28MAR

Bristol Easter egg hunt announced as part of the Taste Chocolate Festival

The festival, set to take over central Bristol across Easter weekend (15th-16th April), will also feature cookery workshops hosted at their Chocolate Theatre and a rum tasting evening at Amoeba in Clifton. Everyone knows that the best bit about...
27MAR

Win tickets to Dial Medicine for Murder at The Redgrave Theatre in Bristol

John Bodkin Adams and Harold Shipman were both doctors. They were also both serial killers. DRs Harry Brunjes and Andrew Johns talk us through the lives, actions and repercussions of two of the world’s most infamous serial killers from their own...
27MAR

Craig David to play massive Bristol show in the Lloyds Amphitheatre

Bonobo, Manic Street Preachers and Haçienda Classical are to also perform at shows in the Lloyds Amphitheatre on consecutive nights from the 21st to 24th June, as part of the Bristol Sounds series. Coinciding with the going forward of the...
27MAR

Kids Competition: Win FREE ICE CREAM at Koh Thai in Bristol this Easter

The multi award-winning Koh Thai Tapas on Bristol’s Clifton Triangle are offering two chances for kids to win free ice cream! Decorate your boiled egg and send in your entry or colour a paper version on the day. Simple! It’s time to...
27MAR

Bristol's Live Music Highlights: 27th March - 2nd April

As the evenings get longer and we move into March, Bristol's musical offerings remain as prolific and varied as ever, with a distinguished range of neo-soul, shoegaze, mod and funk and soul occupying the city's venues over the next seven days....