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26JUN

Bristol Cable celebrate ten years with a birthday bash

The Bristol Cable, one of the most high-profile independent journalistic outlets in the UK, are celebrating their tenth anniversary – with a birthday party at Trinity Centre on July 26.   The Bristol Cable is one of Bristol’s (and...
25JUN

Cary Grant is coming home for his 120th birthday

The sixth edition of Bristol’s biennial Cary Comes Home festival arrives later this year – coinciding with a very special anniversary.   Bristol’s Cary Comes Home festival is a celebration of one of the city’s most...
25JUN

The Great Britain's 'Summer Lates' starts this Thursday

The SS Great Britain’s beloved Summer Lates series is back in just a few days – with the first in the summer series taking place this Thursday, 27 June.   Summer Lates is SS Great Britain’s special gig series simultaneously...
25JUN

Missed out on Glastonbury this year? Not to worry – there’s another option.

Glastonbury 2024 is fast approaching and if you’re not one of the chosen few heading up this year, you might be risking serious case of FOMO – but have no fear: Erratic Batting have you sorted.   Glasto Not Glasto 2024 takes place...
24JUN

Bristol Bus Boycott Pioneers honoured with plaques

The twenty-eight Bristol Bus Boycott Pioneers have been honoured at a permanent seat naming event, which brought together friends and family to pay tribute to the civil rights trailblazers.   Following the 60th anniversary of the Boycott in...
24JUN

Don't forget: a festival of classic cinema is coming next month

Cinema Rediscovered, the festival of cinema history, is coming to Bristol next month, and earlybird tickets have already sold out. With more than 60 events and screenings planned – including 4K restorations and curiosities from around the world...
24JUN

Tickets on sale for Confidence Man this week

  Confidence Man, the hot-topic Australian electro-pop duo, are due to visit Bristol this coming December – and tickets go on sale soon.   Confidence Man are an electro-pop duo from Brisbane, Australia, known for their catchy,...
21JUN

A world-famous ventriloquist is coming to Bristol – no strings attached!

Virtuoso ventriloquist, BAFTA nominee and British Comedy Award winner Nina Conti is back on tour with a fresh new show.   Nina Conti will appear at The Bristol Hippodrome on Sunday 9 February 2025.   In this new tour, dubbed ‘Whose...
21JUN

Kasabian to play in Bristol as part of limited run of shows

The boys are back with their latest full-length effort, Happenings, the eagerly anticipated follow-up to their 2022 Number One album, The Alchemist’s Euphoria.   Kasabian will play at O2 Academy Bristol on Monday 22 July 2024.   Filled...
21JUN

Ian McKellan will be performing at The Bristol Hippodrome next month!

The legendary British actor is coming to town in the role of Falstaff in Player Kings, a daring new take on Shakespeare’s Henry IV.     DUE TO INJURY, IAN MCKELLAN WILL NO LONGER BE PERFORMING IN  PLAYER KINGS - VIEW...
20JUN

Harbour Festival opens the floodgates with even more announcements

The iconic Bristol Harbour Festival is nearly with us once more, and they’ve continued the flood of exciting announcements with another brand new stage this year.   The team behind the Bristol Harbour Festival are clearly flying their...
20JUN

TONIGHT: Talks from five artistic luminaries, including BOV Artistic Director

Tonight, the Station will play host to 5x15 – an event featuring five speakers, each given fifteen minutes; including Bristol Old Vic’s Artistic Director, Nancy Medina.   5x15 is an acclaimed series of speaker events that has seen...
20JUN

Last chance: A few tickets left for Kings of Leon this weekend

Kings of Leon are coming to Bristol, but you don’t have long to get your tickets – they arrive at Ashton Gate Stadium this Sunday, 23 June.   GET TICKETS HERE   Known for their contemporary take on classic rock ‘n’...
19JUN

A whip crackin’ musical classic is coming to Bristol in 2025

Gosh, almighty! Grab yourself a posse because the musical comedy classic Calamity Jane is a-rollin’ on over the plains to theatres all over the UK and Ireland.   Calamity Jane runs at The Bristol Hippodrome from Tuesday 23 until Saturday...
19JUN

Scott Bradlee’s Postmodern Jukebox hits Bristol next year

Loved throughout the world for their sing-along mash-up covers, Postmodern Jukebox is a global phenomenon that comes to Bristol as part of their ‘Magic and Moonlight Tour’.   Scott Bradlee’s Postmodern Jukebox hits Bristol...
19JUN

Legendary ‘social cinema’ director Béla Tarr is coming to Bristol

A real cult figure within cinema, the Hungarian director will be at Watershed next month discussing his 2000 film, Werckmeister Harmonies.   The Q&A with Béla Tarr will follow a screening of Werckmeister Harmonies on Friday 26 July...
18JUN

BID's 'Tap for Bristol' scheme donates another £20,000 to housing charities

The Bristol City Centre and Redcliffe & Temple BIDs have distributed £20,000 from their TAP for for Bristol initiative to three charities, all dedicated to tackling homelessness in the city.   Founded in 2019 by Bristol City Centre...
18JUN

Return of The King(ston): The Coronation pub street party is back

Returning for the third year in a row, the Kingston Road street party is back to grace the streets (or street) of Southville this coming Saturday.   The Coronation is a legend in Bristol’s pub scene – famously cheap, despite having...