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16JUN

Alfresco Disco to return in July with their 'biggest outdoor party to date'

The prolific promoters will be taking over their latest secret location for a huge open-air party.   Bristol-based party starters Alfresco Disco are gearing up to host the latest in a long line of huge hometown parties, bringing one of...
16JUN

Bristolian comedian Jayde Adams is playing two hometown shows in July

Adams has come a long way since her formative years in South Bristol.   Critically-acclaimed comedian Jayde Adams will be performing two stand-up shows in Bristol next month, returning to the Westcountry off the back of a slew of well-received...
16JUN

Innovative Niger-based guitarist Mdou Moctar is coming to Bristol next month

Moctar and his band will be playing a one-off gig at Thekla in July.   Renowned for his experimental approach to his craft and likened to luminaries such as Jimi Hendrix, Tuareg singer-songwriter Mdou Moctar has been on the road continually...
15JUN

Congo Natty, Invicta Audio + more to feature in Lakota Gardens summer series

Lakota's popular outdoor space returns for another bumper series of sunny day parties.   Lakota have revealed the first wave of parties for their latest Lakota Gardens series, set to bring an array of renowned artists, labels...
15JUN

Bristol Harbour Festival launch 50th Anniversary community events programme

This year's theme, 'Ebb and Flow', will explore the changing face of Bristol and its iconic Harbourside.   Organisers behind Bristol Harbour Festival have revealed the details of an extensive community programme taking place this...
15JUN

Bristol Zoo have announced plans for final programme before relocation

Bristol Zoo Gardens are inviting locals to celebrate the park's 185-year history in the months leading up to its closure.   One of Bristol’s most popular attractions is set to close in September, however a series of must-see...
15JUN

Arnolfini to take part in multi-gallery show We Are Invisible We Are Visible

30 museums and galleries across the UK are set to take part in the expansive new exhibition.   Led by DASH (the disabled-led visual arts organisation), the 102nd anniversary of the first Dada International Exhibition in Berlin will take over...
14JUN

Frank Turner to perform in Bristol as part of 2022 world tour

Turner recently kicked off the North American leg of his tour, which will see him play 50 US states in 50 days.   Frank Turner and The Sleeping Souls are set to return to the Westcountry later this year, headlining Bristol's O2 Academy...
14JUN

International smash hit musical The Bodyguard is returning to Bristol in 2023

Based on the 1992 Oscar-nominated film starring Whitney Houston and Kevin Costner, the show runs at Bristol Hippodrome from Monday 17 till Saturday 22 July.    It has been announced today that the award-winning musical will be embarking...
14JUN

Final support acts complete stellar Bristol Sounds 2022 lineup

The celebrated open-air concert series returns to Bristol's Harbourside this month.   Final acts have been confirmed for the long-awaited return of the Bristol Sounds series, set to host six open-air gigs in six nights from Wednesday 22...
14JUN

Woodspring Model Air Show to return to Yatton in July

The much-loved Woodspring Wings Model Air Show is returning to Yatton, armed once again with another showstopping display of the world's most advanced model aircraft.   A regular fixture on the flying enthusiasts’ circuit since 1989,...
14JUN

The Llandoger Trow launch Sea Shanty singing night

The team behind one of Bristol’s oldest and most renowned watering holes have announced a unique new live music series.   Apt considering the rich history of the venue, popular King Street pub The Llandoger Trow will be...
13JUN

Bristol Beacon Presents: Belle and Sebastian set to play their biggest Bristol show to date

The cult indie-pop legends will be returning to the city for the first time since 2015.   In a show that was originally scheduled for 2020, Glasgow’s Belle and Sebastian will be rolling back the years with an anthology of material...
13JUN

Popular food and drink trade show to appear in Bristol for the first time this week

Organisers are inviting exhibitors and visitors from the South West’s food and drink industry to come together at the BS3 venue.   Source Food & Drink Trade Show is leaving its Exeter home for the first time on Thursday, with Bristol’s...
10JUN

Glastonbury 2022: Get to know this year's lineup with our dedicated Spotify playlist

The world-renowned festival is about to open its gates for the first time in three years.   Glastonbury 2022 is getting close. At the end of the month, for the first time since 2019, more than 200,000 revellers will descend on Worthy...
10JUN

Lakota to celebrate 30th birthday this weekend with Roni Size, Goldie + more

The iconic Stokes Croft complex is honouring three decades at the forefront of UK club culture.   Lakota hit the big three-o this week, and the venue team are marking the occasion with two huge parties featuring an all-star cast of DJs from...
10JUN

Pride Month 2022: LGBTQ+ events in Bristol

Don't miss vibrant Pride Day celebrations, club nights, creative workshops and much more.   Pride Month is in full swing, and there's another vibrant selection of events taking place this year as part of Bristol Pride 2022.   As...
9JUN

Founding member of Bristol's RSVP Bhangra announces new solo project, J9

J9's debut album, NASCENT, is due for release this summer.   Bristol-based party starters RSVP Bhangra are gearing up for two huge shows at Glastonbury later this month, but the occasion is especially significant for one founding...