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Christmas in Bristol

  1. Christmas Events
    There's more Christmas events this year in Bristol than decorations on the tree. From traditional Christmas markets to ice rinks and grottos we've got you covered.
  2. Book your Stay
    Bristol oozes atmosphere during the Christmas months and with so much to see, do and shop, you'll be needing somewhere to stay. Check out our accommodation pages and offers pages and book yourself a merry little festive break.
  3. WIN the ultimate Bristmas trip
    WIN the ultimate Bristmas trip and make your December sparkle
  4. Where to see Santa in Bristol this Christmas

    He's making a list, he's checking it twice; he's gonna find out who's naughty or nice, Santa Claus is coming to Bristol & here are the places you can meet the jolly old man in red… 

    13 Nov 2018
  5. Shop local at Bristol Christmas Markets 2018

    Don your thermals, savour the street food and get your Christmas shopping sorted at Bristol's Christmas Markets...

    7 Nov 2018
  6. The ultimate Bristol Christmas gift guide

    Visit Bristol’s elves have searched high and low to sniff out the top Bristol-themed gifts that’ll have your nearest and dearest dancing a Christmas jig for joy.

    27 Nov 2018
  7. Christmas carol concerts around Bristol

    From family carols, to traditional candlelit concerts & services, Bristol's seasonal carol concerts are sure to get your Christmas off to a sparkling start

    19 Nov 2018
  8. Christmas Shopping
    Shop til you drop with our fairytale combo of quirky independent shops, high street brands and a whole shopping quarter.
  9. Sacred and Spiritual
    Explore some of Bristol’s sacred buildings, which are at their most impressive during the Christmas period.
  10. Christmas Special Offers
    It really is the most wonderful time of the year, but perhaps not for your bank account. So give it a little rest too, and check out our special offers page.
  11. #MerryBristmas
    Tag your festive Bristol adventures with #MerryBristmas and follow along with all the jolly Bristmas fun
  12. Download your free colouring sheet
    Unleash your inner street artist with your version of our Bristmas front cover! Download your free colouring sheet, get creative then tag @visitbristol and use #merrybristmas to share your design.
  13. Theatre Shows in Bristol
    The definitive guide to theatre shows in Bristol. Search by date, and find the right one for you.
  14. Christmas Markets
    Bristol’s good cheer extends to our Christmas Markets, stretching from the Harbourside all the way to Bristol Shopping Quarter.

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  1. Cosy pubs and brilliant bars
    A warming glass of wine by a roaring fire with the weekend’s papers or the hippest spot in town - find your spirit in a Bristol watering hole.
  2. Bristol’s cosiest hotels
    Tis the season of colourful leaves, crisp sunny strolls, beautiful misty mornings and cosying up by a log fire. Make the most of this snuggly time of year with a bit of ‘hygge’ at one of Bristol’s cosiest hotels for autumn hibernation.
  3. Christmas Parties in Bristol
    Looking to organise a Christmas party in Bristol? Whether it be for your team or your whole company, we can help you find the perfect festive venue to celebrate.
  4. Bristol Online Shop
    Visit our online shop to buy Bristol gifts, books, locally-made products and prints from Bristol artists.

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