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22SEP

7 things to do this week in Bristol

Autumn is here! And where better to celebrate the new season than in Bristol?   This week, a new coffee shop and record store opens its doors in the city centre, and The Tobacco Factory will host its very own craft beer festival.   Online,...
22SEP

Brian Blessed wishes happy birthday to The Gryphon in animated video

"Fine ales and heavy fucking metal. What more could you ask for?"   Over the weekend, The Gryphon celebrated its tenth anniversary.   The city centre pub has become a renowned heavy metal venue, known for its strict real...
22SEP

Bristol Bears 2020/21 Season Cards on general sale

Act fast to secure one of the best-value seats in the Gallagher Premiership.   Bristol Bears 2020/21 Season Cards have officially gone on general sale, with a limited number of seats available for the upcoming Gallagher Premiership season.   Due...
22SEP

You Me At Six announce Bristol show as part of 2021 UK tour

The band will be returning to the live circuit next year in support of their seventh studio album.   Explosive five-piece You Me At Six have officially announced plans for a huge UK headline tour in 2021, coinciding with the January release...
21SEP

New photobook celebrates the people of Gloucester Road

The all-new photobook explores the heart and soul of one a major Bristol high street.   Acclaimed local photographer Colin Moody has released a brand-new book shining a light on Bristol's independent spirit and unwavering focus on community.   The...
21SEP

Ashton Gate Stadium to host Icons of Darts in April 2021

Get up close and personal with two of the greatest darts players of all-time.   Two legendary darts players are set to appear in Bristol next year as Modus Sports' Icons of Darts tour touches down at Ashton Gate Stadium on Friday...
21SEP

There's some live jazz coming up this week at The Cloak & Dagger

Live music is finally back on the menu at the cosy Cheltenham Road bar and arts venue.   The Cloak & Dagger are set continue their new live music series this Thursday 24 September, as The Undercover Ensemble return for a socially-distanced...
18SEP

8 things to do this weekend in Bristol

Get ready for new venue openings, a drive-in cinema and great weather.    You’ve got three days left to enjoy the summer - use it wisely. (Autumn starts on 22 September, if you didn’t know already.)   That...
18SEP

The Grand Appeal launches new virtual running event

Get on your feet to support patients at the Bristol Children's Hospital.   The Grand Appeal has launched a brand-new fundraising event this week, encouraging supporters to lace up their trainers and get running to raise vital funds for...
18SEP

New music and arts venue Strange Brew to open this weekend

At long last, DIRTYTALK's Fairfax Street venue is ready to celebrate its opening weekend.   New Bristol venue Strange Brew will be welcoming the public through its doors for the very first time this weekend, hosting two socially distanced...
18SEP

Comedy at the Gate returns starring Rich Hall

Catch comedians Rich Hall, Rosie Jones and Andrew Ryan at Ashton Gate Stadium next month.    Ashton Gate Stadium’s popular comedy event, Comedy at the Gate, is back.    To celebrate the August Bank Holiday, TV comedian...
17SEP

Breaking Bread extended into October

Bookings open on Friday, September 18 at 17:00. Get ready!    Have you visited Breaking Bread yet?   It’s an outdoor dining experience on The Downs in Clifton, created by top Bristol chefs and leading local...
17SEP

The Gryphon to mark 10th anniversary with virtual raffle

The heavy metal pub has an enviable collection of merchandise and a BC Rich guitar up for grabs.    Eleven years ago, the top corner of Colston Street was home to a gay bar named The Griffin.    But by 2010, the building...
17SEP

The Jam Jar to reopen with DJ set from Ru Robinson

Don't miss the eagerly-anticipated return of one of our favourite small venues.   The team behind The Jam Jar have officially confirmed a date for their grand reopening, following more than five months of closure as a result of the...
17SEP

Shop Bristol gifts and get free delivery this month at Card Shack

Find Bristol's leading independent card retailer inside The Arcade shopping quarter.   Bristol's Card Shack are offering free delivery across their full range of products until Tuesday 29 September, coinciding with the nationwide Thinking...
16SEP

Get ready for a virtual version of Upfest

While Upfest 2020 takes on the virtual world, the beloved street art festival announces provisional dates its 2021 return.    Europe’s largest street art festival has found a clever way to cope with the impact of COVID-19....
16SEP

Bristol Pride’s film festival returns

Queer Vision is moving online for 2020 with an exciting programme of LGBTQ+ films.    Due to the impact of COVID-19, Bristol Pride moved online for 2020.   A fortnight of fringe events took place online in early September,...
16SEP

Trinity Centre ready to welcome back live music fans with new outdoor venue

The beloved BS2 venue will host a series of weekend events in its historic gardens this autumn.    Big news incoming: Trinity Centre is ready to welcome back live music fans with a new series of socially distant events.   With...