Friday: Dila V & The Oddbeats, No. 1 Harbourside
A Bosporus-straddling blend of Turkish folk, Balkan dance beats and hints of Greek Rebetiko.
Friday-Sunday: Affordable Art Fair, Passenger Shed
Hugely popular annual art fair returns. Explore works by hundreds of artists from Bristol and beyond, priced from £100 to £6,000.
Friday-Sunday: Phantomoton, It’s All 2 Much
Four intriguing artists explore traditional mediums in response to the transition of our natural origins into a post-industrial modern age.
Friday-Sunday: Bristol Doors Open Day, various venues
A once-a-year chance to look behind closed doors and discover the city’s hidden treasures.
Friday-Sunday: Bristol in the Sky, Waterfront Square
Enjoy breakfast, lunch, gelato, pie, dinner or cocktails while dangling 100ft in the air.
Saturday: Martin Pilgrim & Becky Brunning, Bristol Improv Theatre
Two of Bristol’s finest stand-ups return from Edinburgh Fringe for one last show.
Saturday: Goram Fair, Blaise Castle Estate
A community event and funfair celebrating the homecoming of Bristol’s giant, Goram.
Saturday: Whisky Underground, Loco Klub
Featuring whiskies to sample, masterclasses, collaborations, music, cigars and street food.
Saturday & Sunday: Mark Watson, Wardrobe Theatre
The Bristol-raised comic, who promises “a mixture of the classic and the never-before-seen”.
Sunday: Open day, Clifton Hill House Garden
The historic Georgian heritage estate is being opened for the public for the first time.
Sunday: The Army of Shadows, Watershed
Jean-Pierre Melville‘s third film about the French Resistance is a tense and complex drama.