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Today to Tue 26 Mar, By Distance closest first.

My Life Story Tour 2024

Epic pop pioneers My Life Story, headed up by charismatic frontman, Jake Shillingford, will be playing at Bristol, The... See more >
Wapping Rd, Bathurst Terrace, Bristol BS1 6UA
Thu 29 Feb

Haunted and Hidden Bristol Walking Tour

Now in it's 20th year...one of Bristol's most established tours and featured on TV's Most..... See more >
College Green BS1 5TJ
Fri 1 Mar

Kathryn Roberts & Sean Lakeman

Duos come and duos go, and some nurture and fine tune their art and watch it grow into something totally original and... See more >
Bristol Beacon, 15, Colton St, Bristol BS1 5AR
Wed 20 Mar

Tiger Country

Tiger Country “You stick a knife close to an artery, boy do you know it. Then you're in tiger country.” This March, take a..... See more >
Tobacco Factory Theatres Raleigh Road Southville Bristol BS3 1TF
Sat 9 Mar to Sat 16 Mar

Twelfth Night

Twelfth Night “Disguise, I see thou art a wickedness.” Love and disguise intertwine for comedic chaos in Twelfth Night... See more >
Malcolm X Centre 141 City Road St. Pauls Bristol BS2 8YH
Thu 29 Feb to Sat 2 Mar

Julius Caesar

Julius Caesar “This was the most unkindest cut of all.” In a realm where political power lies in errant hands, what cost comes..... See more >
Malcolm X Centre 141 City Road St. Pauls Bristol BS2 8YH
Thu 7 Mar to Sat 9 Mar

Evening of Mediumship with Nikki Kitt - Bristol

Evening of Mediumship with Nikki Kitt HANHAM COMMUNITY CENTRE - Bristol Friday 1st March - 7.30pm Tickets £12... See more >
Hanham Community Centre 118-124 High Street Hanham Bristol BS15 3EJ
Fri 1 Mar

FREE taster session with the Bristol Rock Choir

FREE taster session with the Bristol Rock Choir If you have ever thought 'I want to join a choir near me in Bristol?' then why not join your local Rock..... See more >
BAWA Healthcare & Leisure, 589 Southmead Road, Filton, , Avon BS34 7RF
Today, Tue 12 Mar, Tue 23 Apr

Witty Ditties: 400 years of Comic Song

We are delighted to welcome back top musicians GreenMatthews after their previous sell-out shows at the Barn... See more >
Winterbourne Medieval Barn, Church Lane, Winterbourne BS36 1SE
Sun 24 Mar

Portishead Choral Society Spring Concert

Portishead Choral Society presents Rossini Petite Messe Solennelle, a wonderful work and neither Petite nor... See more >
Portishead Methodist Church High Street Portishead BS20 6EN
Sat 23 Mar

Rock House - Open Garden for NGS

Rock House - Open Garden for NGS 2 acre garden. Woodland vistas with swathes of snowdrops and carpets of daffodils, some unusual. Spring flowers,..... See more >
Rock House, Elberton BS35 4AQ
Sun 17 Mar, Sun 24 Mar

The Argyle String Orchestra Concert - Reflections

A programme of music to celebrate springtime in all its beauty. Features pieces by Elgar, Parry and Vaughan-Williams -..... See more >
St Bart’s Church, 1 King Edward Road, Oldfield Park, Bath BA2 3PB
Thu 21 Mar

Mithras Trio

Violin, cello and piano See more >
Chipping Sodbury Town Hall, 57 - 59 Broad Street, Chipping Sodbury BS37 6AD
Tue 12 Mar

Evening of Mediumship with BERNIE SCOTT in Paulton, Bristol

Join us for an incredible evening of mediumship with renowned Psychic Medium Bernie Scott! Prepare to be amazed as..... See more >
Paulton Rovers Football Club Ltd Winterfield Road Paulton BS39 7RF
Today

Instant Wit

The best in improvised comedy - welcome to an evening of songs, gags and general silliness – all of it based on... See more >
Burdall’s Yard, 7A Anglo Terrace, Bath BA1 5NH
Fri 1 Mar
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Things to do around Bristol

Bristol, a vibrant city in the southwest of England, offers a plethora of activities for a memorable day out. Whether you're interested in history, outdoor adventures, or cultural experiences, Bristol has something to suit every taste. Let's explore some of the best things to do in Bristol:

1. Clifton Suspension Bridge:
- Start your day by visiting the iconic Clifton Suspension Bridge. Designed by Isambard Kingdom Brunel, this 75-meter-high bridge spans the Avon Gorge and offers breathtaking views of the city and the River Avon. Take a leisurely walk across the bridge and admire its engineering marvel.

2. Explore Clifton Village:
- After crossing the bridge, explore the charming Clifton Village. Wander through its cobbled streets, boutique shops, and historic buildings. Stop for a coffee or indulge in some retail therapy.

3. Bristol Museum and Art Gallery:
- Immerse yourself in art and history at the Bristol Museum and Art Gallery. Explore its diverse collections, including ancient artifacts, fine art, and natural history exhibits. Don't miss the Egyptian mummies and the stunning Edwardian architecture.

4. Harbourside Walk:
- Take a leisurely stroll along the Harbourside. Admire the colorful boats, street art, and historic warehouses. Visit the M Shed, a museum showcasing Bristol's maritime heritage and industrial past.

5. SS Great Britain:
- Step aboard the SS Great Britain, Brunel's famous steamship. Explore its decks, cabins, and engine rooms. Learn about its fascinating history as the world's first ocean-going iron ship.

6. Bristol Zoo Gardens:
- If you're traveling with family, visit the Bristol Zoo Gardens. Discover a wide variety of animals, from lemurs to lions. The zoo also focuses on conservation and education.

7. Street Art Tour in Stokes Croft:
- Bristol is renowned for its street art. Join a guided tour in Stokes Croft, where you'll find vibrant murals, graffiti, and political statements. Learn about famous artists like Banksy and their impact on the city.

8. Lunch at St. Nicholas Market:
- Head to St. Nicholas Market for a diverse culinary experience. Sample international cuisine, from falafel wraps to Caribbean jerk chicken. The market also hosts craft stalls and vintage shops.

9. Bristol Cathedral:
- Visit the Bristol Cathedral, a stunning Gothic masterpiece. Admire its intricate stained glass windows, medieval architecture, and peaceful cloisters. Attend a choral evensong if you can.

10. Brunel's Other Projects:
- Explore other Brunel-designed landmarks, such as the SS Great Britain, Bristol Temple Meads Station, and the Clifton Observatory. Brunel's influence is woven into the fabric of Bristol.

Remember to check opening hours and any booking requirements for these attractions. Whether you're interested in history, art, or simply enjoying the city's vibrant atmosphere, Bristol promises an unforgettable day out! 🌟🏙️🎉¹²³⁴.

Source: Conversation with Bing, 30/01/2024
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(4) Avon Outdoor Activities Club. https://aoac.co.uk/content/aoac-company-details-0.
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