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19 Fun Things To Do in Bristol in September



There’s lots of fun things to do in Bristol in September

From day festivals, exhibitions & food festivals, Bristol has got lots of things to do this month. If you’re looking for something a bit different though you should probably check our alternative Bristol tourist information.

Now until Sunday 27th: Try and watch Banksy’s dystopian exhibition Dismaland 

Thursday 3rd – Saturday 5th: Watch the amazing Smoking Puppet Cabaret at the Bristol Festival of Puppetry  

smoking puppet cabaret in Bristol

Friday 4th – Saturday 5th: See the amazing Arcadia spectacular in Queen’s Square

arcadia bristol

Saturday 5th: Buy some records at the Colston Hall record fair

Saturday 5th – Wednesday 30th: Watch 32 different films across Bristol and celebrate cinema in Bristol during Scalarama 2015.

scalarma bristol

Here’s what’s screening during the first 10 days of Scalarama

Friday 4th – 2nd October: Check out the Warren Sealey Bristol and Beyond exhibition at the Bristol Folk House

Monday 7th: Watch the greatest hits of the Wardrobe Theatre 

wardrobe theatre greatest hitsSaturday 12th: Play one of the best (and tastiest) games of Bingo you’ll ever play. Bingo Wings at Christmas Steps

Saturday 12th: Do some free family stuff at Bristol Sports Fest in Millennium Square, Bristol. 

Friday 18th – 31st October: Watch the Rugby World Cup live in Millennium Square

Saturday 19th – Saturday 26th: Drink all the Bristol beer at the third Bristol Beer week

bristol beer week

Saturday 19th: Enjoy the East Street Summer Faye in Bedminster 

Tuesday 22nd: Watch Romeo & Juliet II – the live outdoor ballet in Millenium Square

bristol ballet

Friday 25th: See an evening of stories, songs, sweets & shenanigans at ‘Let Me Tell You a Story, Jack’

let me tell you a story jack

Saturday 26th: Take a Brewing Masterclass with Left Handed Giant

Saturday 26th: Dance about in Eastville Park during Tokyo World

tokyo world bristol

Sunday 27th: Get some vintage clothes at the Bristol Vintage Kilo Sale

bristol vintage sale

Monday 28th – Friday 2nd October: Eat all the food at the brilliant Foozie’s Bristol Super Fest

bristol supperfest

Want more things to do in Bristol? Or how about things to do with kids in Bristol in September?

Why not check out 8 places for a date night in Bristol,  5 great little places in Bristol or if the weather’s shite, 18 things to do in Bristol when it’s raining.

Got an event coming up? Drop Best of Bristol an email to [email protected].



Sam Gillies, the founder and editor of Best of Bristol. Purveyor of numerous Bristol posts, lists, stories, videos and Bristol photos. Sam Gillies spent years in Bath looking enviously at how good Bristol was, before moving to Bristol in 2011 and converting to a Bristol obsessive. Most likely found attempting to find interesting street art across Bristol and other cities.

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