Stand-Up for the Weekend is Hen and Chicken's long-running comedy weekend that takes place every Saturday. The joint has been known to host huge names, so keep an eye out on listings to catch your favourite comedian.
What's On in Bristol
Looking for something unique to do in Bristol? Knocking down the door of cool events and roaring parties in the South West? Then we've got news for you, it's all right here. From alternative events and Bristol club nights, to live music, pop-up moments and more, this green and glorious city boasts some of the best nights out in the business. Check out our recommendations for the best events in Bristol.
Last updated on 18th July 2023
It goes off each and every Friday night at Bristol's tiki wonderland, where you're invited to get firmly into the Mix. DJ Roger Paul oversees a packed out dance floor, where he drops an eclectic playlist that covers everything from commercial to your favourite chart floorfillers. You'll get complimentary entry if you're through the door before 11pm, and there's half-price cocktails on offer until 11.30.
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Takeover at PRYZM is for those who want to get all dressed up and make the most of their Saturday session on the town. With a variety of different clubbing areas all churning out party classic hits, expect to hear an eclectic mix of commercial dance, classic house, RnB gold and underground exclusives, and yes there is a space dedicated to pop, party and guilty pleasures. Come in good time for 10pm to take advantage of the 2-4-1 cocktails.
When on the hunt for Bristol events throughout 2022, make sure to keep YO! on your radar. They're offering up Wednesday masterclasses, where you'll get the chance to whip up four delicious sushi items, practise your knife skills and tuck into gyozas.
Looking for fun things to do in Bristol? Flight Club is bringing together food, booze and quirky activities every week. Join them for a bottomless brunch you'll never forget as they serve up free-flowing fizz, tasty pizzas and an hour in one of their high-tech oches.
Riproar Comedy has been entertaining Bristol for decades; taking place every Saturday night, the comedy club has moved to Pryzm. There's still a line-up of three brilliant comedians each night, only now you can dance until the early hours.
Get yourself down to King Street Brewhouse for a night of noggin scratching, cash prizes and craft beer. The weekly Sunday night quiz only costs £1 to enter and is also a great excuse to indulge in a roast dinner before the weekend is over.
Never have a quiet night in on Monday again as The Queenshilling host their weekly karaoke night. The lively little spot has a choice of more than 20,000 songs; so no matter what you're tune, they will most probably have it.
Do something a little different with The Cheese Crawl, a unique daytime walk around the city that's filled with dairy treats. Feast on the best cheeses in town as you wander from Clifton village to the wharf, with a refreshing glass of cider to round off the experience.
Pub quizzes? Bottomless brunches complete with cocktails and Japanese fried chicken from the pop-up kitchen? Themed events throughout the year? It's all on the cards at Steam Bristol, with affordable prices to boot.