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Things To Do This Winter In Bristol
With the colder months upon us and the days getting darker, it's time to beat the blues. Grab your cosy knit jumpers as we round up the best things to do this winter in Bristol, from quirky cheese tours to festive Christmas meals and rum making experiences. We promise this lineup is snow joke.
Last updated on 20th September 2023
We've collected a guide to all the amazing Christmas events in Bristol 2023. From festive markets to epic festivals and decadent dinner parties, there's plenty to get you in the seasonal spirit - think minced pies and holiday-inspired tipples.
Whether you're on a fully plant-based diet or just fancy trying out Veganuary this year, check out these restaurants slinging out the best vegan food. Chow down on everything from veggie-loaded pizzas to meat-free patties and delish nut roasts.
For a little winter walk this season, head to this fun puzzle treasure hunt, complete with a map, compass, clue sheet and more. You'll get to explore Bristol's iconic landmarks during the chillier months, all while moseying down to the pub for a 20% discount off your bill.
Flight Club is a great choice every time of the year, especially if you're after indoor things to do this winter. Play darts in this fairground-themed venue, complete with bottomless pizza and a bottle of prosecco all to yourself.
For a snuggle buddy this season, why not head to one of SpeedDater's events? Don your best Christmas sweater and make your way to Green House Bristol, where you'll go on several mini dates. You never know who you might meet...
When it comes to the best winter events in Bristol, it doesn't get better than live tunes and good times. The Flyer will be hosting a shindig every Thursday, complete with the top-tier up and coming artists in the city. Hungry? Nab a plate of halloumi fries and a vegan nourish bowl.
The Bristol and Bath Rum Distillery are hosting one of the coolest drink experiences - a fabulous rum masterclass. You'll get to do sip on three cocktails while experts share knowledge about the spirit. Plus, you'll get to taste various samples and distill your own bottle to take home.
Winter plans? Steam Bristol has a boatload of shindigs to take part in with pals. Make your way to Clifton Down Station, where you'll be able to enjoy live sports fixtures, from rugby to football, brunch clubs and quiz nights in the cosy space.
One of the best things to do indoors in Bristol? Go to the pub of course. From munching on classic roast dinners to cuddling up by roaring fireplaces and sipping on mulled wine, these watering holes have plenty to offer during the colder evenings.
'Tis the season to head to the most brie-lliant events. One of the best things to do this winter in Bristol, The Cheese Crawl is a fun walking tour, featuring a range of different cheeses and cider. Plus, you'll get to take a scenic walk through Clifton Village so bundle up.
Can't wait for all the hot cocktails? Taking place on the 7th of December, Aztec Hotel & Spa are hosting a mulled wine making class - you heard that right. You'll get to create your very own brew while being guided through the whole process.