Summer Fun Guide

The school holidays are just round the corner; time to put plans in place and visit some of the region’s excellent attractions with The Bristol Magazine‘s Summer Fun Guide


Bristol Old Vic

This summer, Michael Rosen’s much-loved poem, Chocolate Cake – also a gorgeously illustrated picture book – is transformed for the stage by Polka Theatre, a UK ...

Leap of Faith

Located in Wild Place Project is Leap of Faith, one of Bristol's finest outdoor activity centres. Ideal for all ages, the whole family can climb up to 25ft on a...

Old Down Country Park

With summer fun and fresh air a-plenty there is lots on offer for the family at Old Down Country Park. There are 66 acres to explore and lots for the children t...

We The Curious

What if we could change the world? Be inspired at We The Curious this summer. Launching on the 26 July, the summer programme at Bristol’s science centre is all ...

National Trust Tyntesfield

From picnics in the garden, to tennis and croquet on the lawns, outdoor theatre in front of the house and writing workshops in the woodland, there’s something f...

Ultimate Activity Camp

Ultimate Activity Camps provide activity days for four to 14-year-olds in the school holidays, where the children’s welfare and having fun are at the heart of e...

Children’s Scrapstore

Children’s Scrapstore runs a vibrant programme of creative sessions during the school holidays. You’ll find the team in St. Werburghs among a mountain of colour...

Aerospace

Have you visited Bristol’s newest family attraction yet? Aerospace Bristol offers an ideal day out with the kids this summer. The new museum is home to the last...

Escape Hunt

Escape Hunt is a great way to keep your kids’ brains ticking over this summer holiday. Rather than sitting in front of gaming screens, challenge them to help yo...

Blaise Castle House Museum

Housed in a late 18th-century Grade-II listed mansion, Blaise Castle House Museum tells the story of how some people lived in Bristol once upon a time, from wha...

Castle Combe Circuit

Summertime at the circuit is quite possibly the best time at the circuit! If you’re stuck for plans on 11 – 12 August, make your way down to the BRSCC Caterham ...

Clevedon Pier

The only Grade-I listed pier in the UK is now in its 149th year! Take in unrivalled views of Clevedon’s historic seafront, Wales and The Severn Estuary this sum...