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Things To Do in Bristol: Our Top 10 Things To Do in Bristol

things to do in bristol

If you’re looking for fun things to do in Bristol today, tomorrow, this weekend or in the future… read on!

Is Bristol the best city in the UK?

bristol best uk city

In March, Bristol was awarded first place in the Sunday Times ‘Best place to live 2017’ Guide. And now the announcement is ‘old news’, I feel safe to vocalise my surprise at, well, the surprise.

Where to watch rugby in Bristol

watch rugby in bristol

What better way to escape winter than a few beers & lively crowd of hardened rugby fans. Here is our guide to where to watch rugby in Bristol. Welcome to our up-to-date guide on where to watch rugby in Bristol.

Bath Christmas Market – Our guide to the Bath Christmas Market

Bath Christmas Market Guide

Bath Christmas Market is a truly magical event. This special, award-winning market is staying in the city for a whopping 18 days this year (2019), giving its guests tonnes of time to shop around and experience that holiday feeling.

Bristol firework displays – Our pick of the best Bristol firework displays

Bristol Firework Display

Remember, remember the 5th of November. It’s that time of year once again when we huddle around a fire and watch as the best Bristol firework displays.

Bristol Halloween Party Guide – Where to go in Bristol this Halloween

Bristol Halloween Party Guide

If you’re heading out in to the frightening darkness of Bristol this Weekend on a stag do, hen weekend, or just for fun, then make sure you make the most of it! There is so much in the way of spooky shenanigans up for grabs on this Bristol Halloween, we want to let you know the good bits on offer. Read on, if you dare!

Best Man speech guide, tips & ideas – How to write a Best Man’s speech

Best Man's Speech

Being given the job as best man is one of the highest honours you would likely to achieve in your life time! Your friend fully trusts you to be there on the day with the ring and the best man speech of the centry.

Bath’s Best Sunday Roasts – Our guide to the best Bath Roasts

Bath Sunday Roast

A Bath Sunday roast is also the perfect activity if you are organising a Bath stag weekend or Bath hen weekend to perk everyone up before they head home.

Bristol Street Art – Bristol street art graffiti scene guide

Bristol Street Art

So, you’ve got your night out sorted and your daytime activities down to a tee but now you need think about food. There’s plenty of choices when it comes to dining out but when you’re planning…

Tour of Britain – Top 6 places to see the cycling in Bristol

Tour Of Britain Bristol 2018

Britain’s premier road cycling event “The Tour of Britain” is returning to Bristol after a year’s absence to host the third stage. Here are the top spots to see the action.

Bottomless Brunches in Bristol – Bristol Boozy Bottomless Brunch Guide

Bottomless Brunches Bristol Hero

Top off your Bristol weekend with a leisurely and boozy brunch. Here are a fine selection of the best bottomless brunches in Bristol.

Bristol Balloon Fiesta – Our guide to Bristol Balloon Fiesta

Bristol Balloon Fiesta Hero

It always comes to that classic question; which came first, Bristol or the hot air balloons? Welcome to our guide to the famous Bristol Balloon Fiesta, all you need to know.

Bristol Harbour Festival – Host to Bristol Harbour festival 2018

Bristol Harbour Festival

The Bristol Harbour Festival is one of the biggest events in the city’s calendar, with loads to see and do, making the Bristol Harbour Festival a must-do! Live music from the open-air stage drifts across the water and the atmosphere is relaxed and happy. Welcome to Bristol’s annual harbour festival!

Bristol Harbourside – Things to see and do at Bristol Harbourside

Bristol Harbourside

Bristol’s harbourside has flourished as the up-and-coming place to be in the UK. As such, Bristol’s harbourside can boast the same eclectic mix of accommodation, bars and social scene as any major thriving metropolis, but on a much more intimate scale. Give the Bristol harbourside a visit, you wont be disappointed.

5 of the best free days out in Bristol – Free activities in Bristol

Bristol

They say the best things in life are free and there’s plenty of fun things to do in and around Bristol that won’t cost you a thing. If it’s where you call home or if you’re planning a visit, we’ve rounded up some of the best free activities for a brilliant day out on a budget in the South West’s biggest city, Bristol.

Easter in Bristol & Bath – Easter Egg Hunts & other Activities & Events

Easter Bristol Bath

Hurrah! It’s that time again, where the natural world awakens from its winter slumber. Spring. The soft colours of blossom gingerly pepper the trees and flowers make their brave advance towards a blue sky (albeit dotted with rain clouds!)

Bristol’s Best Sunday Roasts

Sunday Dinners Bristol

It’s hard to beat the iconic Sunday roast to while away your weekend. You’re feeling a little fragile after a big night on the Saturday, you want to catch up with friends or family, you need refuelling after a hearty walk in the countryside, what’s the answer? It’s always going to be a Sunday roast and Sunday roasts in Bristol are some of the best.

Bristols best nightclubs & nightlife

Bristol Nightclubs Nightlife

Bristol has got a strong list of nightclubs that cater for stag or hen dos, so it makes for a great location for your big send-off.  This guide covers a lot of bases with options for a wide variety of tastes, ranging from 80s classics and indie club nights to DJ dance floor fillers and themed entertainment.

The ultimate Best Mans Guide to organising a stag do

Best Man Guide

You knew it might be coming, you just didn’t know when.  So you your best mate has kindly asked you to be his Best Man for the wedding, and now expects you to arrange an all-guns-blazing stag do that will give him the time of his life on his last night of freedom. No pressure then.

The Ultimate Guide to Organising a Hen Weekend

Hen Guide

Here’s the ultimate guide to making sure that you do your friend proud with an unforgettable weekend of fun and bonding.

Festive Events in Bristol

Festive Events Bristol

Bristol has celebrated the onset of the festive event period by looking like its had an accident with an oversized snow globe.  Wherever you look there are twinkling lights and signs of merriment that could thaw out the coldest of hearts.

Bristol’s best Pubs

bristol pubs

Bristol isn’t short on traditional pubs, many of which also serve delicious food and fabulous ciders. Here’s just a few of the best of Bristol’s pubs.

Private Dining Bristol – Bristol’s best private dining restaurants

Private Dining Bristol

So, you’ve got your night out sorted and your daytime activities down to a tee but now you need think about food. There’s plenty of choices when it comes to dining out but when you’re planning…

Take a chance on Weston – The glamorous gran of the West

Weston Super Mare Hen Weekend

You have been entrusted to organise a hen party for your best friend. This seems a simple enough task except the hen wants to keep costs down. This will mean that flying to one of Europe’s hot spots is totally out of the question, especially so with the current exchange rates.

Winter Wedding Stag & Hen Weekends in and around Bath

Winter Wedding Stag Hen Bath

Everybody wants a stag or hen weekend they’ll never forget (if they can remember it in the first place). But when it’s cold and the winter weather threatens to dampen the party spirit, how do you go about planning the perfect Bath hen weekend.

Top 5 Reasons to have a Hen or Stag party in Bristol

top 5 reasons for a bristol hen do

If some of you were lucky enough to get engaged over the festive period then this couldn’t come at a better time. We know that choosing where to have your last big bash before married life is a big decision.

Wassailing this winter in the West Country

wassailing bristol

Here in these ‘ere parts of the West Country, we think cider is gert lush – and we’ll go to great lengths to make sure there’s a bumper crop of apples so there’s no shortage of our favourite tipple when yer Wassailing in the West Country!

It’s Cider Making Time – West Country Style

cider making west country style

Nearly half the apples grown in the UK are now used to make cider.  Thousands of orchards have been planted to keep up with the demand.  And this is the time of year farmers the land over will be harvesting their apples to make your favourite Amber Nectar.

Simple Things Festival, Bristol – All You Need to Know!

Simple Things Festival Bristol

Simple Things festival is a multi-venue music festival across the City Centre featuring a huge diversity of current music that’s sure to get you moving.

All New & Exciting – West Country Indoor Games

west country indoor games

You don’t need an Olympic gold medal to take part in West Country Indoor Games. Regardless of whether your second home is the gym or you last exercised with Mr Motivator in the 1980’s, everyone is back on the same level when it comes these games!

Top 7 Secret Spots for Students in Bristol

students in bristol

Bristol has long been known as being a great city to come to university.  During Fresher’s Week, pretty much every bar from Whiteladies Road all the way down to Park Street is rammed the moment students return from the summer.

Planning a Stag Weekend?

stag weekend

Being the man chosen to organise the stag do should be an honour, but more often than not it can be a headache. So as an insider to the industry here is a simple guide to make things easier for you, the very best man.