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Get ready to immerse yourself in a whirlwind of music, culture, and celebration as we dive into the vibrant festival scene of Bristol this summer!

From the iconic Bristol International Balloon Fiesta to the pulsating beats of Love Saves The Day, join us on a journey through the city’s hottest festivals. With a line-up that’s as diverse as it is exciting, there’s something for everyone to enjoy.

So grab your dancing shoes and get ready to make unforgettable memories against the backdrop of Bristol’s dynamic cultural landscape!

3rd May 2024 - 5th May 2024

Bristol Folk Fest

This Easter at the SS Great Britain, discover the surprising Australian roots of the English garden.


Explore new living exhibits including Wardian Cases on the ship’s weather deck. Step into Thomas Lang’s cabin to experience life aboard the SS Great Britain. Join the ‘Fern-tastic’ family trail and become a Plant Hunter, tracking down exotic ferns around the ship.


Don’t miss this unforgettable journey into history and horticulture!


25th May 2024 - 26th May 2024

Love saves the day

Join the love-fuelled festivities at Love Saves The Day festival, returning to Ashton Court on May 25th and 26th, 2024!


With headliners like CamelPhat and The Streets, along with acts like Girls Don’t Sync and Shy FX: Specials, plus Wilkinson and Groove Armada, get ready for a weekend packed with music and positive vibes you won’t want to miss!


7th June - 8th June 2024

Bristol Craft Beer Festival

Get ready to raise a toast to brewing culture at the Bristol Craft Beer Festival, coming back to the harbourside amphitheatre this June! This festival is a celebration of all things beer, showcasing a vast array of the world’s finest brews from local breweries, as well as national and international favourites.


With over 50 breweries participating, you’ll have the chance to sample 300+ beers, all included with your ticket. Whether you’re a craft beer connoisseur or just looking to explore new flavours, there’s something for everyone to enjoy at this festival.


But the fun doesn’t stop there! Fuel up with delicious bites from local food outlets, groove to the beats of the finest local DJs, and soak in the vibrant atmosphere alongside 5,000 fellow beer enthusiasts.


9th August - 11th August 2024

Bristol Sounds

Get ready to rock out like never before at Bristol Sounds Festival, where the amphitheatre will come alive with the electrifying sounds of some of the UK’s hottest rock acts!


Kicking off the festival with a bang, Bristol’s first-ever all-day open-air rock event will be headlined by none other than the ragga-metal heavyweights Skindred. Known for their unique blend of reggae, rock, and metal!


Joining Skindred on stage is the reinvigorated Glastonbury rockers Reef, who are set to ignite the crowd with their infectious energy and timeless hits. And adding to the excitement is the Kris Barras Band, one of modern hard rock’s most exciting breakouts.


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19th July 2024 - 21st July 2024

Bristol Harbour Festival

Get ready for a summer celebration like no other at Bristol Harbour Festival!


Returning to the harbourside in July 2024, this free-to-attend extravaganza offers a packed program of family activities, circus performances, live music, and more.


With over 250,000 visitors enjoying entertainment across seven stages, including music, dance, and world-class circus acts, it’s the highlight of Bristol’s social calendar. Don’t miss out on the beats, boats, and backflips at this summer extravaganza!


9th August - 11th August 2024

Bristol International Balloon Fiesta

Prepare for the Bristol International Balloon Fiesta, where Ashton Court becomes a playground of entertainment from August 9th to 11th, 2024.


Watch over 100 hot air balloons take flight twice daily, painting the sky with vibrant colours at dawn and dusk. Enjoy a day filled with activities, food stalls, and fairground rides, then stay for the mesmerising Night Glows on Friday and Saturday, where balloons light up the night to music.


Don’t miss this unforgettable celebration of Bristol’s ballooning heritage!


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