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12SEP

Goodbye, Hy-Brasil: the final acts to perform at the closing Bristol music venue

Another blow for the Bristol music scene.   Earlier this summer, Hy-Brasil Music Club announced that it would close its doors for the final time in October 2019.    What was formally known as Start the Bus – a gig spot...
12SEP

Bristol Bears to face Westcountry rivals Gloucester in Premiership Rugby Cup this month

Bristol Bears have been drawn against Westcountry rivals Gloucester Rugby in the second round of fixtures of the 2019/20 Premiership Rugby Cup. Tickets for the clash at Ashton Gate Stadium on Friday 27th September are on sale now via the link below.   ***GET...
11SEP

Bristol Cocktail Weekend: how to get exclusive £4 cocktails in bars across Bristol

Bristol loves a good cocktail - a quick trip to the city centre will tell you as much.     But cocktails are a treat, right? At £7 or more a pop, they’re certainly not the cheapest drink at the bar.   Enter Bristol...
11SEP

Catch alt-rockers Mallory Knox in Bristol before they split

Members of much-loved alt-rock band Mallory Knox have announced their plans to split after what will be the group's last-ever UK tour in September and October.   See the band for the final time at The Fleece in Bristol on Tuesday...
11SEP

Santa’s Grotto at Almondsbury Garden Centre: bookings now open

Ah, Christmas. It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Especially if you get things sorted early.   And what better way to get the kids excited for Christmas than a trip to meet Father Christmas himself?! (A great way to find out what...
10SEP

Downend Round Table firework display 2019: tickets on sale now

Tickets for this year's Downend Round Table Fireworks event are on sale now! Act fast to avoid missing out on the biggest firework display of the season.    ***GET TICKETS HERE***   This year's Round Table will take...
10SEP

John Barrowman's A Fabulous Christmas Tour to open at The Bristol Hippodrome

John Barrowman launches his Fabulously Festive Christmas Tour at The Bristol Hippodrome on Saturday 30th November 2019.  **Tickets on sale from 10am on Friday 20th September 2019** It is of course the most FABULOUS time of the year...
10SEP

A new tribute festival is coming to The Marble Factory

Bristol is set to see the UK's most accomplished tribute acts come together later this month at the first-ever 'Best West Tribute Fest.'    Catch the festival at The Marble Factory on Saturday 21 September....
9SEP

This weekend: unlock the city with Bristol Open Doors festival

Want to peek behind the borders on St Michael on the Mount? Or venture into a Victorian asylum? Now’s your chance.   This weekend (13 to 15 September) Bristol Open Doors returns. An annual celebration of the city’s past,...
8SEP

5 places to find vegan fast food in Bristol

Bristol’s food scene consists of a wide variety of cuisines. We're no strangers to a good burger and know our way around a pizza, but one thing Bristol does better than most is vegan food.    Last year, Bristol was found...
8SEP

Every comedian coming to the Bristol Hippodrome in 2020

2020 at the Bristol Hippodrome is shaping up to be a barrel of laughs.   No, really! Next year, some of comedy’s biggest names will be stopping by; Rob Beckett, Russell Howard and Romesh Ranganathan included.  But...
6SEP

This weekend: catch the T20 quarter-finals in Bristol

Gloucestershire will take on Derbyshire this weekend in the quarter finals of the Vitality Blast T20 Cricket tournament. Let's hope that it's Glos going through instead of those chaps from up north! GET TICKETS HERE    See...
6SEP

Russell Howard is coming to Bristol: have you got your tickets yet?

Earlier this year, Bristol-born funny man Russell Howard announced a six-date run of shows at the Bristol Hippodrome.   His biggest stand-up tour to date, the shows are scheduled for June 29 to July 4 2020 – and tickets are selling...
6SEP

Les Misérables is coming to the Bristol Hippodrome: dates, tickets and more

Seen by over 120 million people worldwide, Les Misérables has to be one of the world’s most popular musicals.  ***GET LES MISERABLES BRISTOL TICKETS HERE*** Now Bristol has the chance to see the famed musical drama between Tuesday...
5SEP

Sourdough September: 8 places to find sourdough in Bristol

There’s something special about visiting a bakery.   An escape from industrially-produced stuff of the supermarket shelves, bakeries are a chance to get up close and personal with the people who lovingly craft the crumbs.    Often,...
5SEP

Favourite Bristol music venue Thekla ready to return following renovations

Bristol's favourite water-borne music venue is ready for a triumphant return next week following a successful £1m renovation project to secure its future for years to come. Built in 1958 and having started to show its age, the Thekla...
4SEP

Stokes Croft Zombie Walk 2019: everything you need to know

The days of humankind are numbered, aren’t they? Let’s assume they are. Would you survive a Bristol Apocalypse? Find out this Halloween.     On Friday 1 November, join hordes of Bristol’s finest undead for the Stokes...
4SEP

Our guide to the very best 2019 UWE Freshers parties

Freshers is undoubtedly one of the biggest party weeks on the UWE calendar - check out our rundown of the very best freshers' parties going on in Bristol this month and get your uni experience off to a flyer! Friday 13th September // White...