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


Wookey Hole

Wookey Hole

This summer, escape the heat for a day at Wookey Hole, where there are more events running than ever before. A whole new underground world is waiting to be...
Hippodrome

Family shows at the Hippodrome

A trip to the theatre is the perfect excuse to get out of the sun if it’s proving too much, and the Hippodrome is hosting a range of shows over the summer,...
Storybook Festival

Storybox Festival at Foyles

The Storybox Festival returns to Foyles’ Cabot store this summer, bringing with it a range of free events to inspire and engage young readers. On Saturday 15...
Summer Fun Guide

Windmill Hill City Farm

Windmill Hill City Farm is a long-time favourite for families around Bristol, hosting a huge selection of activities throughout the week to cover all ages (and...
Summer Fun Guide

Wiltshire Music Centre

There’s a month of creative and musical activities for children and young people going on here throughout the school summer holidays. This year’s programme...
Summer Fun Guide

Theatre Tropicana at Weston-Super-Mare

As part of a collaboration between North Somerset Council and Theatre Orchard, Theatre Tropicana is bringing unusual theatre productions to the seaside at...
Art Exhibitions Bristol May

Skeletons: Our Buried Bones at M Shed

Until 3 September, six skeletons discovered in Bristol will be on display at M Shed alongside six skeletons from the Museum of London’s 20,000-strong...
Fire Tech Camp

Fire Tech Camp at Bristol Grammar School

Fire Tech Camp is the UK’s leading provider of tech education for nine to 17-year-olds. Launched in 2013, it has delivered over 4,000 courses and workshops,...
Hoo Ha Festival

Hoo-Ha Festival at Colston Hall

Hold on to your party hats, because Hoo-Ha festival is back in August. For the third year, Colston Hall comes alive for three days, filled with music, mirth,...
Summer Fun Guide

Wells Cathedral

Escape for a few hours to Wells Cathedral; set in the heart of the medieval city and easily reached by car and public transport from Bristol. Self-guided...
Summer Fun Guide

We Do It In The Woods

Treat yourself to a day out of the ordinary or give a loved one the gift of the great outdoors. We Do It In The Woods offers art, craft and other creative...
Summer Fun Guide

The Holburne Museum

Open daily, with free admission, The Holburne in Bath makes for a lovely family day out. Current exhibition ‘Tapestry: Here & Now’ runs until 1 October...
Summer Fun Guide

Bowood House & Gardens

Bowood House & Gardens, near Chippenham is the perfect place for a family visit, with something for everyone! Whether it's the 2,000-acre ‘Capability’...