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Future Travel Group Cruise & Travel Event

Are you in need of inspiration for your next holiday? Make sure you visit our upcoming travel event, where you can discover more about our extraordinary cruises, delightful destinations, and engage in conversations with our travel experts! Carrier Holidays, Explora Journeys, Fred Olsen Cruise Lines, Inside Asia Tours, Riviera Travel, Beachcomber Holidays, SeaDream Yacht Club, Classic Collection Holidays, Riverside Cruises, Cox & Kings, Abercrombie & Kent Join us for canapés and refreshments on: Sunday 28th April 2024 To register for your FREE place, please visit www.futuretravelgroup.co.uk/travel-event 10am to 2.30pm The Bristol Golf Club, St Swithins Park, Blackhorse Hill, Almondsbury, Bristol, BS10 7TP

Niladri Kumar at St George’s Bristol

Niladri Kumar combines both an encyclopaedic knowledge of and expertise in classical Indian music and the ability to blend this to create modern contemporary music which helps audiences instantly connect with his style. Niladri’s is a leader in making music appealing to young people as well as more traditional audiences with his ability to balance between classical music, contemporary as well as world music. His music has featured in numerous popular Bollywood films, including: Crazy Kiya Re in Dhoom 2, Chup Chup Ke, Aashique 2. Yashwant Vaishnav began learning tabla as a 3-year old and became known as a ‘wonder child’; he continued to perfect his craft under the tutelage of Hemant Sachdeva and Pandit Mukund. 19 May, 7.30pm. St George’s Bristol, Great George Street, (off Park Street), Bristol, BS1 5RR

North Somerset Show 26 02 2024

North Somerset Show

The 163rd North Somerset Show will take place on Bank Holiday Monday 6th May 2024. Annual agricultural Show in Wraxall with the very best livestock and horse competitions showcased with rural events, crafts and food. Secure your advance tickets before April 28th to enjoy the best of livestock, horses, crafts, and more. See you there! North Somerset Showground, Wraxall, North Somerset, BS48 1NE \ Gates Open: 8.30am - 5pm

Mythical May at Bristol Aquarium

Things are getting mythical at Bristol Aquarium during May half term. The attraction, home to over 40 different displays and thousands of creatures, will be welcoming one more star at the end of the month - a magical Mermaid with a mysterious quest for anyone willing to accept. But oh no! Some crafty seahorses have pinched the mermaid’s magical word! Following a seahorse trail throughout the aquarium, with facts about how seahorses have appeared in myths and legends throughout the world, visitors will have the opportunity to piece the magic word back together to help the mermaid on her way. It won’t just be the legend of the seahorse that visitors will be able to discover on their visit. Which culture believed that sharks carried the souls of their ancestors? hich sea creature is said to come from the ear of an ancient dragon that have fallen from the sky? Which frog headed God was a symbol of fertility and water in Ancient Egypt? 25th May – 2nd June. Bristol Aquarium, Anchor Road, Bristol, BS1 5TT

Devon Truck Show 2024

Not 1 BUT 4, Yes 4 Monster Trucks will be providing some awesome stunts and crushing action on the 18th & 19th May. 100s of Show Trucks. Monster Truck Shows - Monster Truck Rides. Main Arena Live Action. Kids Area - Face Painting/Glitter, Kaos Circus Workshops & Show, Mini Trucks To Ride. Live Music from The Wurzels, N Trance, Kevin n Perry, Ian Van Dahl, Scott Mills (Radio 2 DJ) Woody Cook. Full Funfair.Character Mascot Photo Shoots / Meet & Greet. Breathtaking Wall Of Death Motorcycle Stunt Show. Trade Shopping Area. Camping & Glamping Available Friday Lunchtime Until Monday Morning (limited Facilities Sunday evening - Camping includes pitch for, tent, motorhome, caravan etc, dogs permitted to camp. Fantastic Variety of Fresh Hot & Cold Food. Festival Feel. Smeatharpe Airfield, Smeatharpe, Nr Honiton, Devon EX14 4SP

Ari Eldjarn - Return Of The Icelandic

Iceland’s biggest stand up comedian (and first-ever Netflix star) returns to the UK following sold out runs at Edinburgh Fringe, Melbourne and London’s Soho Theatre. The grandson of a previous president, Ari Eldjarn is the beating heart and unofficial ambassador for a fascinatingly humorous frozen rock called Iceland. A family man with a unique perspective being locally famous in his own country; having run-ins with Icelandic tabloids, a new relationship and being a father while all the time being a travelling comedian. This former flight attendant’s fast comedy is utterly charming; the coldness of his homeland is in stark contrast to the warmness of his delivery. Born and raised in Reykjavík, Ari has appeared on Pardon My Icelandic (Netflix), Mock the Week (BBC Two) and performed with the Icelandic Symphony Orchestra. 28 April - 8pm (doors 7.15pm). Hen & Chicken Studio, 210 North Street, Southville, Bristol, BS3 1JF

Ashton Gate Presents BS3

Ashton Gate Presents BS3

One stadium, two stages, ten artists. NE-YO, Craig David Presents TS5, DJ Spoony Presents Garage Classical, Fatman Scoop and Jess Glynne will all perform over two stages at the first multi-artist show promoted by Ashton Gate. Taking place on Saturday June 22nd 2024, Ashton Gate Presents BS3 promises a full day and evening of back-to-back hits at the home of Bristol City Football Club and Bristol Bears.

Here Come The Girls! - Multi Divas Tribute Show

Back after selling out the Ballroom in January last year. The Here Come The Girls show has 11 amazing tributes in 1 great show! It's the ULTIMATE girls night out! As seen in theatres all over the UK. Celebrating some of the finest female artists of all time......featuring Madonna, Lady Gaga, Shania Twain, Annie Lennox, Cher, Gloria Estefan, Blondie, Katy Perry, Adele, Abba and Bananarama!! All of your favourite songs from your favourite female artists, spanning 5 decades, in one spectacular fun, fast paced, energetic show! Plus Disco with our dj playing the best party classics. 11 May, 7:00 pm 12:30 am. BAWA, 589 Southmead Road, Bristol BS34 7RG

Brick Express

Jump onboard the Brick Express train and enjoy our building workshops with the world’s most popular construction toy whilst you travel the line. What will you be inspired to build? Then, back at Bitton, admire models from Bristol’s GertLug Adult Fans of Lego® and see their latest creations. There’ll be cityscapes, fantasy scenes, trains and more! Children travel for half price this weekend too! They’re just £3.50 for anyone aged 4 – 15. 1 - 2 June. Avon Valley Railway, Bitton Station, Bath Road, Bitton, Bristol, BS30 6HD

Spring Fayre

Join us on May bank holiday for a blooming day of fun and frolics at our new Spring Fayre event! It’s your chance to meet and greet our new baby animals and experience the tradition of Morris dancing! Plus, we’ve got fascinating animal talks, and delicious food! Enjoy all the festivities for our normal park entry fee with members going free! A jam packed day of fun for all the family to enjoy! 6 May. Old Down Estate, Foxholes Lane, Nr. Tockington, Bristol, BS32 4PG

Heartwood Chorus: Charity Performance

Join Heartwood Chorus in The Garden Theatre on 28th April for a magical afternoon of songs. All ticket sales from this showcase directly support the Windmill Hill City Farm as a community impact charity. Heartwood Chorus is a folk choir. Made up of professional and amateur musicians, they have been wowing audiences since they got together in 2020, building a reputation on the Bristol folk scene for high-quality performances. Windmill Hill City Farm, Philip St, Bedminster, Bristol BS3 4EA

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Wedmore Spotlight

This month we feature the beautiful Somerset area of Wedmore. Situated on raised ground, in the Somerset Levels between the River Axe and River Brue, it is often called the Isle of Wedmore and is packed with wonderful independent shops and eateries and is well worth visiting.

Plenty of free parking means you can take your time, with a stress-free visit.

Our guide will help you enjoy the best Wedmore has to offer.

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An authentic Italian restaurant located in Cleeve, near Bristol. Alfresco Cucina Italiana provide traditionally made Italian food using fresh and authentic Italian ingredients, enjoy all the warmth of real Italian home cooking with family or friends. Come enjoy contemporary decor in the dining and bar areas with rich wood and relaxing colours. If the weather allows, be sure to dine al fresco in the courtyard patio. We have a large car park that can accommodate 20 cars, so your visit is sure to be stress free without the worry of finding somewhere secure and nearby to park.

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