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21SEP

Tickets selling fast for America's Got Talent star's Bristol show

Renowned comedy extraordinaire Tape Face will be returning to the UK this September for a string of headline performances.   Tickets for the Bristol leg of the tour, with shows scheduled for Tuesday 24 and Wednesday 25 September, are running...
20SEP

Evanescence announce one UK date for 2020 tour | tickets on sale now

Not one, but two of rock’s biggest bands – Evanescence and Within Temptation – will be co-headlining a European tour in 2020. Tickets on sale now!    A chance to catch two of rock's most influential women in one...
20SEP

Blues rocker Walter Trout to play live in Bristol as part of 2019 tour

Esteemed blues artist Walter Trout will be performing at The Fleece on Tuesday 8th October as part of a 2019 UK tour in support of brand-new album, Survivor Blues. Respected by the old guard and revered by young and upcoming artists, Walter Trout...
19SEP

Shop local: find Bristol’s independent makers at Colston Hall this weekend

Artists, makers and more: the Prince’s Trust South West’s annual Makers Marker returns this weekend.    On Saturday 21 September, visit Colston Hall to find over 40 local businesses showcasing their products and services,...
19SEP

Family magic shows in Bristol: visit Smoke & Mirrors boutique magic bar

Everyone loves a magic show. Even better? A magic and comedy show. Keep the whole family entertained at this month’s family magic show at Smoke and Mirrors magic bar.   Tucked away in the heart of Bristol’s theatre district, Smoke...
19SEP

Students: get a FREE t-shirt and poster with your pint at Steam

If you’re a University of Bristol student and you haven’t heard of Steam, then where have you been?   Steam is a cosy beer hall at Clifton Down station. Armed with a cosy (and heated!) outdoor area, the pub has become a student...
18SEP

Smoke and Mirrors boutique magic bar: Christmas bookings now open

Have you been lumped with planning the Christmas work do? Or know the lucky person who has?   It's time to part with the laser tag and escape rooms: let’s make 2019’s Christmas party a little more magical.    And...
17SEP

The UK’s leading short film, animation and VR festival is back for 2019

Do you want to learn more about the filmmaking industry? Keep abreast of what’s new with short film, animation and virtual reality formats? Or do you just really like movies? You’re in luck.    The UK’s leading short...
17SEP

Which Bristol pubs are showing the 2019 Rugby World Cup opener?

The 2019 Rugby World Cup is just around the corner, kicking off on Friday 20 September as hosts Japan take on Russia at the Tokyo Stadium.   Don't want to miss the action? Check out our rundown of the best Bristol pubs showing...
17SEP

Sustainable clothing start-up Born Hybrid to launch Kickstarter campaign this month

Despite its convenience, fast fashion is bad news for the environment.   The rapidly-produced, low-cost clothing is responsible for more energy consumption than the aviation and shipping industries combined and contributes significantly to...
17SEP

We Will Rock You at the Bristol Hippodrome: ticket availability, dates and more

You got mud on your face, you big disgrace – need we say more? The smash-hit musical by Queen and Ben Elton, We Will Rock You is coming to the Bristol Hippodrome.   Jam-packed with 24 of Queen’s biggest hits, the musical tells...
16SEP

St Mary Redcliffe Church: Project 405 update session taking place tonight

Taking place from 18:30 to 20:30 inside the church, the meeting will be a good chance for people to find out about the current plans for the church's new facilities.  There will be a short presentation from the Project 450 architect,...
15SEP

Babybird is coming to The Exchange in November

Acclaimed musician Stephen Jones will be bringing his multi-instrumental project Babybird to Bristol in November, set to perform live at The Exchange on Friday 15th as part of his 2019 UK tour. Tickets for the show are on sale now - get yours...
14SEP

Santas on the Run is back: here’s how to get involved

Raise Christmas cheer in your Santa gear: the fancy dress fun run in aid of Children’s Hospice South West returns for 2019.    On Saturday 8 December, join hundreds of Santa-impersonators for a festive charity run around Bristol...
13SEP

Rough Trade Bristol in-store gigs: 5 top picks

We all got a bit giddy when Rough Trade announced they would be setting up shop on Nelson Street.    Since the world-famous record store opened in Bristol during December 2017, the RT team has continued to impress with a quality schedule...
13SEP

Trinity Centre will host the 'Fighting for Ad-Free Cities' national conference in October

Bristol's Trinity Centre has been confirmed as the venue for Adblock Bristol's latest event, a Fighting for Ad-Free Cities national anti-advertising conference on Saturday 26th October. Hosted by Adblock Bristol, the conference invites...
13SEP

Saturday 14 September: Bristol Blue Glass is hosting a pirate-themed Open Day

Ahoy, me hearties! Want to create your own treasures as deep as the deep blue sea?   If so, then you’re in luck. Bristol’s dedicated glassmakers and traders, Bristol Blue Glass have got a sparkly charity fundraiser happening...
12SEP

University of Bristol Freshers: 6 essential events

Ah, Freshers Week. Or ‘Welcome Week’ as the University of Bristol likes to call it.    A time to celebrate new chapters, a chance to meet new people. One short week spent getting to grips with the place you’ll call home...