Bristol’s best flashmobs.

Once an institution of YouTube, flashmobs have died down a bit now. There’s been many throughout the years in Bristol, with a lot you’ve probably never seen before. We take a look at 6 of the best.

1. Flashmob in Bristol IKEA.

3,000 people descended upon Ikea for a random 5 minute freeze over 2 hours.

2. ‘Thriller’ flashmob for Halloween in Broadmead.

3. Flashmob in Cribbs Causeway

The Bristol School of Dancing plus parents and members of Jazz On Tap, took shoppers at The Mall Cribbs Causeway by surprise when they Flash Mobbed to Copacabana – Dancing Fool.

4. Finger gun flashmob in Cabot Circus

Taking place in 2009, hundreds of people staged this mock gun fight in the middle of Cabot.

5. People break into ‘hey big spender’ in Cabot Circus

6. Bristol lightsaber flashmob

The most watched Bristol flashmob where everyone breaks out  into a giant lightsaber fight in Bristol’s Cabot Circus on 13th February 2010.

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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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