Top Choice Theatre in City Centre

Bristol Old Vic

Established in 1766, the much-respected Old Vic is the longest continuously running theatre in the English-speaking world, and has just had a £12.5m revamp. It hosts big touring productions in its historic Georgian …
Live Music in Clifton

Bristol Fringe

There's live music most nights of the week at the Fringe, a convivial low-key local which draws a discerning crowd of often older music fans. It's particularly famous for its jazz sessions on Wednesday nights from 8…
Cinema in City Centre


Bristol's digital-media centre has a three-screen, art-house cinema. Regular film-related events, include talks and the Encounters Festival in September.
Live Music in Bristol


A lively gig-pub favoured by indie artists. Past performers include Oasis, Muse and Radiohead.
Live Music in City Centre

Colston Hall

Bristol's historic concert hall now has a gleaming five-floor annexe. Performers include rock, pop, folk and jazz bands, plus classical musicians and big-name comedy acts.