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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....
27MAR

Pop pioneers Sparks announce new album and Bristol show on their European tour

Sparks, the musical mavericks from California, have announced a Bristol date for their upcoming European tour in support of their hugely anticipated album, Hippopotamus. They will be at at The 02 Academy on Tuesday 26th September. Brothers Ron...
27MAR

David Walliams' Gangsta Granny is taking to the stage and coming to The Bristol Hippodrome

David Walliams - certified National Treasure - has now had his most popular children’s book turned into a full-scale stage show and it’s coming to Bristol. Gangsta Granny will play a 4-day, 7-show run at The Hippodrome from May 31st until...
27MAR

Bristol becomes European City of Sport for 2017

The city assumed the title when the European City of Sport baton was passed to the Mayor and Lord Mayor at half time during the match between Bristol Rugby and Gloucester Rugby on Friday night. As of Friday night, Bristol is now the European City...
24MAR

Bristol Mother's Day Guide 2017

Whether you're looking for somewhere to celebrate, a great spot to get some flowers or perhaps an item of jewellery, Bristol has you covered. We picked out some of our favourite ways to celebrate Mother's Day so you can ensure the spacial...
24MAR

Bristol's weekend highlights: 24th-26th March

Whether it's sport, theatre, music or nightlife that you're after this weekend, Bristol has you covered with a wide variety of eclectic activity taking place across the city. We have compiled our favourite examples below; thank us later.     Friday   Bristol...
23MAR

Warehouse Wardrobe Vintage pop-up in Bristol to Help Refugees

The grassroots charity shop Warehouse Wardrobe, set up in aid of Calais-based Help Refugees, is hosting a vintage clothes pop-up market at Roll for the Soul next Wednesday (29th March). Do good to look good. Next Wednesday, a pop-up vintage sale...