There’s lots of things to do in Bristol this July

Stuck for things to do in Bristol during July? From snapping sheep sculptures to calling out Bristolian phrases in bingo, here’s 15 of them.

Now until August 31st: Join about 500,000 people and take a picture of the 70 Shauns in the City

July 4th – 12th: Do all sorts at Bristol Pride Week

July 8th – 12th: Watch Stewart Lee, Tim Key, Mark Watson and Nina Conti do some jokes at the Bristol Comedy Garden in Queen Square


July 9th: Grab a table tennis bat & a coffee at Wiff Waff’s opening on Baldwin Street

Want more table tennis? Check out our guide to 18 places to play table tennis in Bristol.

July 9th – 31st: Watch lots of plays at the Bristol Shakespeare Festival

bristol shakespeare

July 11th – 12th: Eat all of the meat at Bristol Grillstock Festival

grill stock bristol festival

July 15th: Explore the Avon Gorge Caves

avon gorge cave

July 17th – 19th: Drink all the cider at Bristol Harbour Festival. 

bristol harbour festival

July 18th: Watch Craig Charles blast funk and soul at Motion

craig charles bristol

July 18th – Nov 1st: Find out how wildlife programmes are filmed at the M Shed exhibition: Nature, Camera, Action!

M Shed

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July 20th: Have some cheap drinks and see some cats at Bag of Nails in Hotwells


July 23rd: Call out Bristolian phrases and chicken wings at Foozie’s Bingo Wings

Bristol Bingo Wings

July 24th: Taste loads of different rums at Rumageddon


July 25th – 27th: See all the graffiti at Europe’s largest Street Art and Graffiti Festival, Upfest

Upfest Bristol

Via. Flickr

 July 27th – 1st August: Be very proper and check out the Bristol Proms at the Bristol Old Vic

bristol proms

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Sam Gillies, the founder and editor of Best of Bristol. Purveyor of numerous Bristol lists, guides & videos. Most likely found attempting to find interesting street art across Bristol and other cities.

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