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23SEP

Ezra Collective are stopping off in Bristol as part of European tour

Having recently shared ‘Ego Killah’, the third single from their upcoming record Where I’m Meant To Be, the jazz quintet have announced a string of UK dates in February 2023.   Ezra Collective will play O2 Academy Bristol...
23SEP

Great Bristol Run signup ends tomorrow

The Great Bristol Run is this weekend – and it’s your last chance to sign up.   The Great Bristol Run is an annual tradition in the city – a 10.5k marathon throughout the streets of our beloved city, all alongside a nation...
23SEP

The Velvet Hands to arrive in Bristol this winter

London-via-Cornwall four-piece The Velvet Hands have announced a string of UK shows following a stellar summer festival run.   The third of five dates across the country sees the group land in Bristol, with the band set to arrive at The Crown...
23SEP

Arctic Monkeys set to kick off 2023 UK and Ireland tour with Bristol show

As they swagger into a new era with their first full-length album in four years on its way, the indie rock legends are dropping in on stadiums up and down the country - first stop Ashton Gate.   Arctic Monkeys will be in Bristol on Monday...
22SEP

Wildscreen Festival organisers announce stellar line-up of speakers

With its 40th anniversary edition just around the corner, Wildscreen Festival organisers have announced an exciting array of headline speakers set to attend this year’s event.   The natural world storytelling event – taking place...
22SEP

Futures Festival is set to take over Brunel’s SS Great Britain next weekend

Futures Festival 2022 have a range of free events coming to the South West across the first weekend of October.   Futures: A festival of discovery for the South West will run across the region next weekend. The festival features a range of...
21SEP

UK punk outfit Grade 2 will be in Bristol in March 2023

Having recently shared a rebellious brand new single and accompanying music video, ‘Doing Time’, the Isle of Wight band are heading out for a small run of gigs in 2023.   Grade 2 play Bristol’s Louisiana on Friday 10 March...
21SEP

South Bristol History Festival returns this autumn

Discover south Bristol in a new light this autumn.   Running from Thursday 15 September until Wednesday 30 November, Bristol Radical History Group are hosting a series of events exploring the storied past of the southern side of the city.   Through...
20SEP

Giant Swan set to play massive homecoming show in November

Bringing their energetic blend of aggressive dance music and hypnotic noise to Bristol’s Trinity Centre later this year, supported by a host of the UK’s most vital electronic artists.   Bristol mainstays Giant Swan will be heading...
20SEP

Adam Kay's live performance of 'This is Going to Hurt' coming to Bath next month

Catch a side splitting night of stories from a former junior doctor this autumn.   Author and comedian Adam Kay will arrive in Bath next month for a special live performance of his widely acclaimed book ‘This is Going to Hurt’.   A...
20SEP

First ever Bristol Bears Family Day set for this Saturday

Pat Lam’s Bears take on London Irish this Saturday in an epic clash that is also set to be the club’s first-ever ‘Family Day’.   Bears fans are invited to bring their friends and families along to Ashton Gate for ‘Family...
19SEP

The Fleece’s regular live music event Scouting Sessions is back in October

Each month, The Fleece presents a whole day and night of brand new music acts from in and around the Bristol area.   The next Scouting Session event takes place on Sunday 2 October between 14:00 and 22:15.   Those attending can...
16SEP

Tickets for Bristol IMAX's Michael Mann double bill are running low

Film Noir UK are screening an action-packed double bill of films by the celebrating director, featuring both Thief (1981) and Heat (1995).   The showing will take place at the recently recommissioned Bristol IMAX this Sunday 18 September.   This...
16SEP

Celebrating Age Festival returns to Bristol next month

Participate in a range of free and low cost events across the city.   The month-long annual Celebrating Age Festival, returning to Bristol next month, challenges stereotypes around ageing and encourages participants to try something new.   Launching...
15SEP

THIS WEEKEND: Last few tickets available for the RuPaul’s Drag Race UK Series Three Tour

True Drag Royalty will be sashaying around the UK throughout September and October, with an appearance at Bristol Hippodrome just around the corner.   There are a limited number of tickets remaining for the show, which takes place this Sunday, 18...
15SEP

Collaborative theatre production featuring the music of ABBA coming to Arnolfini this weekend

This week, an award-winning collaborative experiment in theatrical realism and contemporary dance featuring the music of ABBA and Bach is coming to BS1.   Beginning Friday 16 and running until Saturday 17 September, ‘Civilisation’...
14SEP

Psych-rock legends The Black Angels coming to Bristol next year

Catch an acclaimed five-piece as they bring a blistering live set to Bristol.   Texas locals, The Black Angels, will journey across the pond early next year, arriving in Bristol on the first leg of a whistle-stop five-date tour of the UK.   The...
14SEP

Dub Pistols to swing by Bristol as part of their ‘Frontline’ tour

Readying the release of what will be their ninth studio album, the long-running electronic/dub icons will be heading to Bristol's The Fleece next month.   The popular sextet will visit the central Bristol venue on Friday 21 October.   On...