Bristol is a city in London along river Avon with a prosperous harbor and maritime history. The M Shed Museum in the harbourside provides the best display of the local, industrial and cultural heritage. The city besides its heritage and culture hosts a lot of festivals and functions like Bristol food festival, Bristol harbour festivals, and other Bristol festivals. Some of the major festivals taking place in the city are:
Grill stock food festival in the beginning of July is one of the famous food festivals in Bristol and the festival is basically carnivorous with meats, barbeque, and beers. They also play some live music along the way throughout the festival. Bristol Harbour Festival is a dream come true for most of the foodies and culinary people. The harbourside area is filled with food stalls and feast with beer and wine. All variety of foods from hot dogs to burgers is covered here. The Bristol Thai and multicultural food festival is a festival with all kinds of Thai foods along with food from other cultures. It is also called Bristol Thai food festival.
Bristol balloon festival is held every year in UK England and various teams from all over the country visit this place to participate in this place. Nearly 100 balloons launch at a time. They launch a numerous number of hot air balloons at a time every year during the month of August. They also involve feast of food with stalls all over the place.
Bristol music festival are famous in England. They have various kinds of music festival including Bristol jazz festival which is also called as Bristol jazz and blues festival. The festival is mostly connected with some sort of fundraiser or awareness program connected to it. There are some other music festivals in Bristol all through the year with music concerts playing in pubs and other bars sometimes. The cider music festival in Ponting sand bay along the shore is also one of the famous festivals. It involves a variety of instruments and it’s a three-day festival. Bristol playwright festival involves participation and display of many dramas to exhibit their talents. People interested in drama can go to this festival.
Bristol festival of ideas is an initiative of Bristol Cultural Development Partnership (BCDP) to develop the culture of Bristol. It started when it tried to bid as the capital of culture in 2008. Till now it has held over 2,000 Festival of Ideas events as well as leading major programmes on world war 1, around the world in 80 days etc. It aims to stimulate people’s minds and passions with an inspiring programme discussion and debate throughout the year. Since it is available through the year any tourist can visit and watch it. Keep yourself updated with all the festivals in Bristol from AllEvents.in