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19DEC

The Dead Daisies announce O2 Academy Bristol show as part of 2018 UK tour

Rock n roll collective The Dead Daisies have announced plans for a UK-wide tour in 2018, with a show at Bristol's O2 Academy scheduled for Saturday 14th April. Tickets are on sale from 9am on Thursday 21st December 2017.   ***GET...
19DEC

The Bootleg Beatles at Colston Hall on Tuesday 19th December 2017

World-famous tribute band The Bootleg Beatles will be strutting their stuff and paying a trip down memory - or should that be Penny? - lane when they hit the Colston Hall tonight, Tuesday 19th December 2017.Perhaps the most accurate interpreters of the...
19DEC

Open Mic Night at The Golden Lion Bristol on Wednesday 20th December 2017

Open Mic Night is back with a vengeance, The Golden Lion - Bristol style, on Wednesday 20th December 2017.   Re-launched but guaranteed to be just as popular as it's always been, the new Open Mic Night will introduce an equally new host...
19DEC

Apocalyptica's Metallica by Four Cellos at Bristol Colston Hall on Wednesday 28th February 2018

Experience the music of Metallica like you've never experienced it before - performed by Finnish cello metal band Apocalyptica - at the Colston Hall in Bristol on Wednesday 28th February 2018. ***GET TICKETS HERE*** Originally recorded...
19DEC

The Story of the Solar System at Bristol's Redgrave Theatre on Saturday 24th February 2018

Ever looked up at the sky and wondered how it all came to be? The story of the solar system is one of the most thrilling of all, and you're in luck - astronomer Will Gater arrives in Bristol on Saturday 24th February 2018 to explain the fascinating...
19DEC

Meet the Creatives of Bristol: Jess Ball

In our Meet the Creatives of Bristol series, we scout the city for locals who work in a variety of creative fields. Whether they are at the early stage of their career, or are well-established, they represent the artistic city that Bristol...
19DEC

Of Mice and Men announce Bristol show as part of huge 2018 UK and European tour

American Metalcore rockers Of Mice and Men announced a new string of tour dates today, with eight UK and Ireland shows planned, including a stop off at Bristol's O2 Academy on Saturday 21st April 2018. Tickets for the show go on sale at 10am on...
18DEC

My Bristol Food - Frankie Wallington

In our My Bristol Food series, we talk with Bristol foodies to get their take on what makes the city's culinary scene tick and also get their recommendations. This week we spoke with Frankie Wallington.  Who are you? Frankie...
18DEC

What’s on this week at Smoke and Mirrors Bristol: Christmas Special

Smoke and Mirrors is located right in the city centre on Denmark Street beside The Bristol Hippodrome and there's always something going on for everyone from live music to comedy, magic to masterclasses. It's consistently ranked as one of the...
18DEC

Don Broco at the O2 Academy in Bristol 9th February

The Alt-rock, band are coming to Bristol’s O2 Academy on the 9th February of next year as part of their tour.   The Bedford-born band formed in 2008 when they began touring the North. In the years that followed, they supported the likes...
18DEC

Keep Bristol Warm launches new single in aid for the homeless this winter

The single “Sleeping Rough” has been written and performed by Paul John Bailey on behalf of Keep Bristol Warm, to help raise money for our city’s homeless this winter.   Watch the single here and donate for only £2 The...
18DEC

Meet Elsa at Fun Warehouse in the Galleries Bristol 23rd December

Frozen’s favourite character Queen Elsa will be at Fun Warehouse in the Galleries in Bristol this Saturday 23rd December.   She’s there from 12 til 5pm, so pop along with your little ones for a chance to meet and greet. Fun...
17DEC

Historical Walk: Old City from M Shed on Thursday 21st December 2017

If all that festive cheer is getting somewhat overwhelming and you need a break from the centre's unrelenting crowds of prezzie-grabbing savages, M Shed in Bristol has the perfect tinsel-free tonic with its Historical Walk: Old City event...
16DEC

The Festival of Freaks at Lakota on Friday 22nd December 2017

Christmastime meets carnival courtesy of those crazy, quirky folk of Lakota Bristol, which will put on its rip-roaring Festival of Freaks gig on Friday 22nd December 2017. Actually, the only thing the event will have in common with the festive...
15DEC

Drive-in Cinema: Home Alone at Memorial Stadium Bristol on Wednesday 20th December 2017

Home Alone - that perennial festive filmic favourite - will get the Drive-In cinema treatment on Wednesday 20th December 2017 in Bristol.   Along with the celluloid likes of It's A Wonderful Life, Scrooged, Gremlins and Die Hard,...
15DEC

Meet Elsa at Fun Warehouse in the Galleries Bristol 16th December

Frozen’s favourite character Queen Elsa will be at Fun Warehouse in the Galleries in Bristol this Saturday 16th December.   She’s there from 12 til 5pm, so pop along with your little ones for a chance to meet and greet. Fun...
15DEC

Boxing Day Lunch at Hotel du Vin & Bistro on Tuesday 26th December 2017

With Christmas Day now probably just a hazy memory evoking over-indulgence, entertaining relatives, the post-lunch Queen's speech and sprout-induced festive flatulence, it's time to up the ante a bit - and Hotel du Vin & Bistro in Bristol...
15DEC

Meet the Creatives of Bristol: Ratiba Ayadi

In our Meet the Creatives of Bristol series, we scout the city for locals who work in a variety of creative fields. Whether they are at the early stage of their career, or are well-established, they represent the artistic city that Bristol...