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3AUG

Crazy P to headline Breaking Bread's debut Dance Sunday party

Expect more fine dining and smooth grooves on The Downs this weekend.   Breaking Bread have confirmed a lineup for the first edition of Dance Sunday, a new weekly event for the BS8 hospitality pop-up made possible by the government's recent...
3AUG

Bristol Bears 2021/22 season openers go on general sale

Catch Pat Lam's side in action at Ashton Gate Stadium in September.   Tickets for Bristol Bears' opening home fixtures of the 2021/22 season have officially gone on general sale, as the squad prepare for clashes against Saracens (17...
2AUG

Multiple warnings issued over blue 'Tesla' pills circulating in Bristol

Blue 'Tesla' ecstasy pills have been linked to a number of recent hospitalisations.   A number of Bristol venues, promoters and health organisations have issued warnings over a batch of "extremely strong" ecstasy pills...
2AUG

Love Saves The Day reveal full 2021 lineup

Catch some of the UK's most in-demand artists as the festival makes its debut on The Downs.   Love Saves The Day organisers Team Love have revealed a full lineup for the 2021 edition of their much-loved annual festival, rescheduled from...
30JUL

Motion's Open Air series to return in August with Eats Everything, Ellen Allien + more

Celebrate the August bank holiday with a stellar lineup at Bristol's biggest club venue.   Motion have confirmed a full lineup for the long-awaited return of their Open Air series, inviting some of the world's most in-demand DJs for...
30JUL

Eclectic four-piece Henge are playing two Bristol shows in October

Catch an unmissable live show from the self-proclaimed 'alien ravers' in BS2 later this year.   Adventurous 'space-rock' outfit HENGE have announced two Bristol shows as part of a huge 2022 UK tour, set to perform twice...
30JUL

The Louisiana announces half-day reopening celebration

The event, featuring eight acts, will take place on Saturday 14 August.   To celebrate the end of long periods of forced closure and restrictive measures related to Covid-19, The Louisiana is hosting a re-opening event across two stages...
29JUL

Help Bristol's Homeless to host art auction fundraiser

The fourth edition of 'Home is Where the Art Is' will raise vital funds for the support of homeless people across Bristol.   Local charity Help Bristol's Homeless are gearing up for the latest edition of their annual art...
29JUL

Two further 80Trees events in Bristol organised following high demand

After joining forces and announcing a pair of replacement gigs for their respective cancelled summer festivals, 2000Trees and ArcTanGent have announced two further events to take place later this year.   The original two events, scheduled...
29JUL

The Great Bristol Run is back!

Following a forced two-year hiatus because of Covid-19, The Great Bristol Run will return on Sunday 19 September.   This year's event will be the first since 2019 and features an all-new route that passes by Bristol landmarks such as the...
28JUL

IDLES offer 2,000 free gig tickets to NHS workers

The Bristol-born band are headlining a huge day of music on The Downs in September.   IDLES have announced plans to offer local NHS workers 2,000 free tickets to their outdoor homecoming concert on The Downs on Friday 3 September.   Revealed...
28JUL

Bristol Balloon 'Fiesta Fortnight' set to take flight in early August

Hundreds of hot air balloons will be taking off from locations across Bristol.   More details on this year's Bristol International Balloon Fiesta have been revealed today (Wednesday 28 July), with hundreds of balloons set to take flight...
27JUL

Bristol Bike Project set up shop at new Easton HQ

The BBP team are open for repairs, servicing and sales on Stapleton Road.   The Bristol Bike Project have officially moved into a new permanent residence, relocating from their previous base in Stokes Croft to a workshop in BS5.   Open...
27JUL

Caring in Bristol to make final Cheers Drive deliveries this week

The charity's pioneering food delivery service has supported more than 850 vulnerable people since April 2020.   Local homelessness charity Caring in Bristol are set to bring their Cheers Drive project to a close this Friday 30 July,...
26JUL

Hodge, Bruce, Batu + more to feature on Livity Sound 10th birthday compilation

Discover new releases from a selection of celebrated Bristol artists.   Livity Sound have announced a release date for their latest compilation, put together to mark the revered Bristol-based label's tenth birthday.   Due...
26JUL

There's an immersive gig theatre show coming to an empty unit in The Galleries

A deserted store space will be given a new lease of life this Friday 30 July and Saturday 31 July as the gig theatre show 'Shop Window' comes to Broadmead.   Shuttered up and forgotten, the lights in the empty space once...
23JUL

Nightlife Reopening | Bristol venues confirm new COVID-19 safety measures

Clubs and live venues across Bristol are tentatively opening their doors after almost 18 months of closure.   Bristol's nightlife venues have finally been given the green light to reopen in full, with UK government coronavirus restrictions officially...
22JUL

Bristol retailers relaunch 'Tour of Broadmead' to raise money for good causes

The Bristol Shopping team will be cycling the distance from Penzance to Aberdeen to raise money for eight local charities.   The Tour of Broadmead static cycling challenge is returning to central Bristol this summer, with representatives from...