Cubana are pulling out all the stops for this NYE celebration, presenting their loudest most immersive party yet, with new installations and outdoor performers.
 So far the lineup so far includes Congo Natty, Royal-T, 
plus Bristol’s Woz for his last ever performance,  and many more. 31 December // 9pm – 6am //£22.58 – £31.05 // …

Tuesday // Plume of Feathers, The Gallimaufry Plume of Feathers are like a mixing pot where Gruff Rhys meets Camera Obscura, with songs about drinking in pubs, life, love and hate. The live performance mixes a full live band with beautifully animated films for each song by artist Stephanie Black. Full info, tickets and more… Thursday …

Cubana return to Lakota for a Halloween special featuring another outstanding lineup including Friction & Linguistics, Icicle and 1991 in the main room. Lengoland will be looking after Coroners Court with the likes of Burgaboy, Killjoy and DJ EJ. Plus, a huge bonfire, fire breathers and apple bobbing in the courtyard. 27 October // 10pm …

Bristol recently received the very happy news that St Pauls Carnival will definitely be back in 2018, thanks to new funding from Arts Council England. However, as the first weekend of July approaches – when the event usually takes place – we’re still left with a Carnival-shaped hole in our weekends. Luckily, the people of Bristol …

In association with St Pauls Carnival CIC, Lakota brings us the official alternative Carnival party from 2 – 9pm. Tickets are £5, with all proceeds going straight back to the community interest company, to help make sure St Pauls Carnival 2018 has the comeback year it deserves. all proceeds going straight back to the community …

The rumour mill had many people in Bristol hoping that St Pauls Carnival – an important celebration of Bristol’s African and Caribbean heritage and a vital source of inspiration for much of the city’s culture and musical output over the past five decades – would make its return this year after two crushing years of …