Avon Gorge Cruise on board The Matthew 3 – 18 July

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  • Type of event: in person
  • Date: 3rd July onwards
  • Time: 7 am – 9 pm
  • Location: Avon Gorge
  • Meeting point: n/a
  • Cost: £40
  • Booking instructions: book online

A three to four hour trip down the River Avon, under the Clifton Suspension Bridge and along the Avon Gorge to Pill and back. Look out into the river through one of the deepest locks in the world! 

Ancient Egypt Virtual Tour 30 July

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Our Egyptologist host will reveal the magnificence of the Pyramids of Giza and the Sphinx, one of the remaining wonders of the Ancient World. Also he will let you admire the step Pyramid Complex of Djoser and the Unas Pyramid. A lot of mystery still revolves around these fascinating Pyramids and if you want to know more about how these structures were built and for which reasons, then this is the tour for you! We will take you back in time to discover the history of the Pyramids of Giza.


Bristol Volksfest 5 – 8 August

Quick info:

  • Type of event: In-Person
  • Date: 5th- 8th August
  • Time: 1pm-7pm
  • Location: Birches Farm
  • Meeting point: n/a
  • Cost: £5-£45
  • Booking instructions: Day Passes (nuwebgroup.com)

CALIFORNIA LOVE – That’s right man, get your flip flops out and Lakers jersey on and join us for BVF 28. With a Theme of Cali Culture, in addition to the usual suspects there will be American Car Displays, themed bars and fancy dress.

Bristol Avon Gorge Abseil 7 August

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Take on the challenge of descending down Bristol’s Avon Gorge rock face while raising vital funds to support bereaved children!

Join us with JT Expeditions on the 7th August where you’ll step over the edge and take in the breath taking views of the River Avon and the Gorge before making the descent of 27m.

Walk on the Wildside 10 August

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A walk around Stoke Park with Steve England, learning about the trees, plants and wildlife that appears at this time of year throughout the different habitats we encounter. On this circular walk, we will take a look at our local wildlife, learn the interesting facts about its birds, mammals, critters and creatures. We will learn all about the plants & flowers, hedgerows, field species & trees that make up our estate, and maybe have some practical plants knowledge, hedgerow snacks and creative tree uses thrown in along the way!

Bristol International Balloon fiesta 12 – 15 August

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  • Type of event: In person
  • Date: 12th – 15th August
  • Time: 12 pm to 10.30 pm
  • Location: Ashton Court
  • Meeting point: n/a
  • Cost: TBC
  • Booking instructions: book online

The Bristol International Balloon Fiesta is Europe’s largest annual meeting of hot air balloons, attracting over 130 hot air balloons from across the globe. It’s a sight that can only be seen in Bristol. (more…)

Mendip Archery, Axe Throwing and Hiking Trip 29 August

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Sharpen your reflexes and bring out your inner hunter on a purpose-built outdoor archery range. Fire quivers and hurl axes, shooting at both targets and balloons – just like Robin Hood but without the tights! With the help of your dedicated instructor, spend the morning practicing your shooting skills and improving your aim. Enjoy a well-earned picnic lunch before continuing your adventure in the afternoon with an exploration of the gently rolling hills of the Mendips.

Bristol Wing Fest 11 & 12 September

Quick info:

  • Type of event: In-Person
  • Date: 11th & 12th September
  • Time: 1pm-9pm
  • Location: n/a
  • Meeting point: Lloyds Amphitheatre
  • Cost: £20
  • Booking instructions: Wing Fest

The first ever Bristol Wing Fest will take place in 2021. You can expect two days of entertainment including two live music stages playing blues and reggae, as well as axe throwing, beer pairing and of course lots of chicken!There will also be eating challenges people can sign up to take part in, including Dr Sweetsmoke’s Lava Wing Challenge to see who can eat the most spicy wings in a set amount of time.