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Today to Sun 24 Mar, By Distance closest first.

Jon Lloyd Quartet

Saxophonist Jon Lloyd arrived on the UK free jazz scene in the early 1990s and rose to prominence with recordings and... See more >
Cedars Hall, 15 The Liberty, Wells BA5 2ST
Fri 1 Mar

Einstein's Music

A unique amalgam of music and physics - half concert, half lecture, exploring the science in music and the music in... See more >
Cedars Hall, 15 The Liberty, Wells BA5 2ST
Fri 8 Mar

Percussion Masters: Ensemble Bash

Since its foundation in 1992, Ensemble Bash has won a reputation as one of the world’s most innovative and... See more >
Cedars Hall, 15 The Liberty, Wells BA5 2ST
Fri 22 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

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
Tue 27 Feb

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

Join our choir in Weston-Super-Mare for a FREE taster session

Join our choir in Weston-Super-Mare for a FREE taster session If you have always wanted to join a choir locally, you can! Your friendly local Weston-Super-Mare choir is run by..... See more >
Winterstoke Hundred Academy, Beaufighter Road, Weston-Super-Mare BS24 8EE
Mon 11 Mar, Mon 22 Apr

'Behind The Scenes' Spotters Day

Throughout the day you will have a Behind the Scenes opportunity to learn about the work of the museum and view the... See more >
The Helicopter Museum, Locking Moor Road, Weston-super-Mare BS24 8PP
Sun 24 Mar

Evening of Mediumship with Nikki Kitt - Clevedon

Evening of Mediumship with Nikki Kitt CLEVEDON COMMUNITY CENTRE & PRINCES HALL Wednesday 20th March - 7... See more >
Clevedon Community Centre & Princes Hall 2 Princes Road Clevedon BS21 7SZ
Wed 20 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

Greystones - Open Garden for NGS

Greystones - Open Garden for NGS Peaceful garden with places to sit and enjoy a quiet corner of Bristol. Interesting courtyard, raised beds, large..... See more >
Greystones, Bristol BS9 1JB
Today, Sun 21 Apr

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
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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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