Bristol has so much to offer its visitors. Bursting at the seams with famous landmarks, family activities, events and hidden treasures, enjoy exploring this wonderful city.

Bristol is proud to host a packed programme of events with an exciting mix of music, literature, entertainment and outdoor fun.

No matter what time of year you visit, you’ll be guaranteed to find an event that suits every taste and age group.


Bristol Hippodrome

Bristol Hippodrome has a rich 100 history, and has played host to a variety of stars, right back to the music hall era.

A history of the venue can be found here

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2018 Harbour Festival

Harbour Festival

2018 dates announced. Bristol Harbour Festival will take place on 20th-22nd July 2018. If you are a fan of arts, circus, dance, music, boats, nautical capers, good food and drink and general enjoyment – make sure you put that weekend in your diary.

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Bristol International Balloon Fiesta

The 37th Annual Balloon Fiesta

Thursday 9th to Sunday 12th August 2018
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