Bristol

Bristol

‘The Clifton Suspension Bridge: it would have seemed disrespectful not to cross it’

Events coinciding with City or Rovers home games in January
25 Wokyfest: Chinese New Year
25 Slapstick Festival
27 (to 9 Feb) Ferment Fortnight at Bristol Old Vic
February
1 Meet the Artist: Anna Gillespie
1/2 Chinese New Year
7 Holst’s Planets in 3D
22 New Music Day
March
7 Bristol Film Festival: Wall-E & The Matrix
7 Meet the Artist: Midge Naylor
13-22 Lyra: Bristol Poetry Festival
21-31 British Dal Festival
28 Calcotada Festival
April
23-26 Bristol New Music
May
1-3 Bespoked: The UK Handmade Bicycle Show
2/3 Eat Drink Bristol Fashion

Exhibitions
to 29 Feb Pattern
to 5 Apr Trapunto Pacita Abad
to 19 Apr Do You Believe in Magic?
to 4 May Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2019
30 Jan (to 5 Apr) Culture Japanese Dolls Festival
5 Feb (to 8 Mar) Book Illustrators Drawing Europe Together
25 Apr (to 21 Jun) Music Eric Baudelaire & Alvin Curran
25 Apr (to 21 Jun) Contemporary Lucy Stein

What to see
You’ll find accounts of Bristol’s tourist attractions in Towns of Two Halves (and of 91 other places: order the book now for £8 from info@townsof2halves.co.uk). For additional information plus shopping, eating out etc there’s Visit Bristol. For more events coming up go to Bristol 24/7 or Time Out Bristol.
Links to Bristol attractions include:

Bristol Aquarium
Bristol Museum & Art Gallery
Cabot Tower
Clifton Suspension Bridge
Guild Gallery
Heritage Walks
M Shed
Red Lodge Museum
Royal Photographic Society
Royal West of England Academy
SS Great Britain
The Georgian House
We The Curious

‘SS Great Britain: if you can, take an engineer to show you round’