Christmas in Bristol

  1. 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. Head out on one of these head-clearing winter strolls around Bristol…

  3. Christmas Markets in Bristol
    Bristol’s good cheer extends to our Christmas Markets, stretching from the Harbourside all the way to Bristol Shopping Quarter.
  4. Christmas Choir at Bristol Cathedral
    Explore some of Bristol’s sacred buildings, which are at their most impressive during the Christmas period.
  5. Nutcracker dolls at Bristol Christmas Market

    Visit Bristol’s elves have searched for top Bristol-themed gifts that’ll have your nearest and dearest dancing a Christmas jig.

  6. 8 Independent shops for Christmas shopping in Bristol

    We highlight a selection of Bristol's independent shops for Christmas shopping.

  7. Bake Off winner Giuseppe holding plate of mostaccioli biscuits

    Get stuck into some festive baking with this recipe for mostaccioli biscuits from Bake Off 2021 winner Giuseppe Dell'Anno. 

  8. Sherry, olive oil and olives from Mercado 44

    Give the gift of food and drink, whether it's a hamper stocked with local goodies or a tour of Bristol's best breweries!

  9. Food Friday: Mulled apple & damson cocktail from 6 O'clock Gin

    If you're looking for a Christmassy winter warmer drink, definitely give this recipe from 6 O'clock Gin a go...

  10. Food Friday: Festive ricciarelli biscuits

    To get in the #MerryBristmas mood, we asked the team from Papadeli to share one of their favourite festives recipes...

  11. The Bristol gift guide: Support local artists

    Treat someone to a beautiful print or gift featuring artwork by Bristol creatives.

  12. The Bristol gift guide: Experiences

    Give the gift of memorable and fun Bristol experiences to your loved ones.

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  3. Things To Do in the School Holidays and Half Term in Bristol
    Find out what safe, seasonal fun there is to be had in Bristol

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