What's on inRadstock

Welcome to Radstock

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Radstock - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Radstock to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Radstock

02
MAY
Bellini's The Capulets and The Montagues
The Tobacco Factory Theatre

Two star‐crossed lovers ‐ Romeo and Juliet ‐ find their worlds ripped apart amongst criminal warfare and bitter resentment against the backdrop of Italys bloody gang rivalry. Witness how their all‐consuming passion tries to survive amidst violence hatred and vicious grievances.You talk…

Location: 12.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01179 020344
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02
MAY
James
Colston Hall

English rock band James hail from Manchester and have been on the music scene since 1982. Perhaps best known for their success in the 1990s with singles such as Sit Down and Laid James have…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

04
MAY
Yes
Colston Hall

Over the course of a remarkable 40‐year career that has time and again redefined the boundaries of rock YES have become renowned for their live performances since being formed in 1968 by Chris Squire and…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

05
MAY
SCIENCE SHOWOFF
The Edge

Geek comedian Steve Cross hosts some of Baths top science comedy and performance talent in a night of clever chaotic cabaret. Come and see a lineup that will never be repeated performing in ways youve never seen before.Steve Cross our compere is…

Location: 8.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01225 386777
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05
MAY
The Blow Monkeys Live!
SWX Bristol

. THE BLOW MONKEYS With worldwide hits such as Digging Your Scene and It Doesnt Have To Be This Way The Blow Monkeys blazed an iconic trail across the 1980s. Led by the charismatic singer songwriter Robert Howard aka Dr Robert and…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01179 450325
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05
MAY
Rend Collective
O2 Academy Bristol

Rend Collective at O2 Academy Bristol in Bristol on Thursday 05 May 2016. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable companies including Ticketmaster…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

06
MAY
MOTORCITY * Motown Soul Funk Disco Rock 'n' Roll *
The Lanes Bristol

Motorcity drops a refreshing but classic mix of all the best Motown Soul Funk Disco and Rock N Roll. Advanced tickets are only £3 with FREE BOWLING to the first 20 ticket buyers Missed out on free bowling tickets you can…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07702 879872
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07
MAY
Bristol Whisky Festival 2016
Colston Hall

After the tremendous success of the 2013 & 2015 Bristol Whisky Fest were heading back to the fantastic Brissle and were not coming alone. We have a whole carnival of distillers and whisky in tow and were all set to give you…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01904 410841
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07
MAY
Efficiency in Scenework Weekend Intensive Improv
Easton Community Centre

Nathan Improv Local: Bristol presentsBristol: Efficiency in Scenework Weekend Intensive Improv and Acting courseWeekend Intensive Improv & Acting course that will improve the actors improv skills to create scenes on stage. This course highlights the actors need for scenic understanding and the…

Location: 13.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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07
MAY
THE MOONS ACOUSTIC SET at DEPARTMENT S CLUB NIGHT
The Lanes Bristol

.We are very pleased to announce a rare opportunity to catch ANDY CROFTS and CHRIS WATSON from The Moons performing a set of stripped back acoustic Moons songs at Department S Club Night Bristol on Saturday 7th May.Andy is one of the…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07824 996778
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08
MAY
Nincompoop
The Wardrobe Theatre

Join your effervescent host Deirdre Me and let your Nincompoop loose on the stage or off as we get ready for some of the newest nakedest gorgeousest wonderfully ridiculous often heart‐warming sometimes side‐splitting offerings performed live in front of your eyes. Nincompoop…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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08
MAY
Trinity Annual Garden Party
trinity community arts

Line up:Headline to be announced.RattleYama WarashiThe Evil UssesLionpulseLuuiMany MonikaBodywork DJsThis year we have more exciting activities to get involved in...Arnolds Big Adventure ‐ by Tessa Bide: Taking place in a special bell tent Arnolds Big Adventure features beautiful shadow puppetry wonderful original…

Location: 13.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01179 351200
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09
MAY
Closer Each Day: The Improvised Soap Opera
The Wardrobe Theatre

Unplanned unscripted and unconventional; Closer Each Day is Bristols only live improvised soap opera.Closer Each Day: The Improvised Soap Opera is a live spontaneous and unique theatrical experience performed fortnightly by Closer Each Day Company. Join your favourite characters for this cult…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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09
MAY
Derren Brown
Bristol Hippodrome

Derren Brown is a British illusionist and magician born in London England. While at university a show performed by hypnotist Martin Taylor inspired him to learn the art of illusion hypnosis and sleight of…

Location: 13.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

11
MAY
Peter Doherty
O2 Academy Bristol

Peter Doherty at O2 Academy Bristol in Bristol on Wednesday 11 May 2016. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable companies including Ticketmaster…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

12
MAY
Countless Yellow Chairs
ICIA The Edge

At the heart of it are nine chairs. Both of us and nine chairs. Nine chairs holding in themselves countless possible narratives sign posts of a moment gone or of something yet to unfold. They are nine and they are countless.Over the…

Location: 8.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01225 386777
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13
MAY
The Complete Stone Roses
SWX Bristol

The Complete Stone Roses is a compilation of B‐sides and singles by the Stone Roses a British based indie band. This album was launched in the year 1995 by the bands official record label Silvertone.…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

13
MAY
Govt Mule
O2 Academy Bristol

Govt Mule at O2 Academy Bristol in Bristol on Friday 13 May 2016. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports all the tickets…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

14
MAY
Tom Hingley & The Kar-Pets
The Lanes Bristol

The Kar‐PetsTom Hingley fronted the Inspiral Carpets from 1989‐2011 and brings his Ultimate tribute to the band via The Kar‐Pets to Department S.Toms distinctive IndieSoul tinged vocals Powered The Inspiral Carpets to chart Success his voice is heard on some of the…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07824 996778
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15
MAY
Brian Wilson
Colston Hall

Brian Wilson at Colston Hall in Bristol on Sunday 15 May 2016. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Brian Wilson tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn Seatwave…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

17
MAY
John Gordillo, Tom Lucy & George Lewis
The White Bear

JOHN GORDILLOJohn Gordillo is a Perrier Award‐nominated director and comedian who has directed shows by Eddie Izzard and was the host and co‐creator of The RDA Recommended Daily Allowance a daily late‐night topical comedy talk show that ran for 60 episodes on…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01179 020344
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17
MAY
Father John Misty
Colston Hall

Father John Misty at Colston Hall in Bristol on Tuesday 17 May 2016. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats at the best…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

18
MAY
Travis
Colston Hall

Travis at Colston Hall in Bristol on Wednesday 18 May 2016. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable companies including Ticketmaster GetMeIn Viagogo…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

19
MAY
Bill Bailey
Bristol Hippodrome

One of the funniest live comics doing the rounds Bill Bailey manages to combine comedy and music to perfection. Following on from last years sell‐out shows Bill has announced his new tour for his…

Location: 13.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

20
MAY
Big Country
SWX Bristol

Hailing from Scotland the classic eighties band Big Country are best known for their big anthems In A Big Country and Fields Of Fire. This gutsy guitar band have a truly authentic sound created…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

20
MAY
Museum at Night with Live Music at The Roman Baths
The Roman Baths

. Museums at Night is a lovely evening out where you can enjoy a night of live music at the Roman Baths. Bath Spa Band from 7.30pmJames Lambeth Swing Band from 8.45pmLast entry 9pm included in admission price.Doors close at 10pm.Open to…

Location: 8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: +44(0)1225 477785
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21
MAY
Department S Club Night with John The Mod
The Lanes Bristol

Long standing and legendary Bristol club night Department S Club Night Bristol with DJ John The Mod.Expect the usual Dynamite music mix of60s Garage BeatsTamlaTwo ToneModNorthern SoulAlt 80sRock & Roll& Indie AnthemsVintage vinyl lights & visuals.Mark your name on the Facebook event…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07824 996778
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21
MAY
Instant Wit
Victoria Hall

The best in improvised comedy ‐ welcome to an evening of songs gags and general silliness all of it based around audience suggestions. Do you fancy a scene set in 10 Downing St where the actors can only use five words…

Location: 0.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01761 438885
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21
MAY
Jay Rayner: A Night of Food and Agony
The Guildhall

Taking place in various theatres across the country from February to May A Night of Food and Agony and My Dining Hell entertainingly combine Jay Rayners flair for storytelling and acerbic wit with a hitherto hidden talent as a musician.Kicking off in…

Location: 8.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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21
MAY
VegfestUK Bristol 2016
VegfestUK Bristol 2016

Welcome to VegfestUK Bristol 2016 ‐ the UKs biggest vegan event. This event is a unique hybrid of vegan foodinfo during the day and live DJs in the evenings. The show runs for 2 days opening its gates to the…

Location: 12.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01179 071881
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Tourist Attractions


Roman Baths

The Roman Baths at Bath is the best preserved Roman religious spa from the ancient world. The Roman Baths is below the modern street level and has four main features, the Sacred Spring, the Roman Temple, the Roman bath house and finds from Roman Bath.The Roman Baths…

American Museum

These are a subtle blend of both the remnants of the old manorial pleasure grounds and parkland landscape. Much dates from the 1820s containing period features such as the grotto, the balustrade and curtain walling as well as ornamental stone work. Attributed to George Vivian, son…

Bath Abbey

Bath Abbey is a parish church which was once the great church of a monastery. A cathedral is the principal church of a diocese, the area of a bishop's authority. The Abbey Church is classified as one of the Greater Churches group. Begun in 1499, it is…

Bath Postal Museum

The Bath Postal museum introduces you to the history of written communication from clay mail to e‐mail, and we have certain very special objects that will be of interest. Did you know the world's first postage stamp, The Penny Black, was sent from the building the museum…

East Somerset Railway

Enjoy a relaxed, unhurried and civilised journey on a steam train here at the East Somerset Railway. The majestic steam engine has been around for over 200 years. Seeing the trains in all their glory brings a real sense of history to your visit and there is always…

No 1 Royal Crescent

The Royal Crescent was built to the designs of John Wood the Younger between 1767 and 1774. It is justly considered one of the finest achievements of urban 18th century architecture and represents the highest point of palladian architecture in Bath. The houses of the Royal Crescent were…

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