Bristol Fresher's Week 2018
Welcome to Bristol! For the next few years the capital of the West Country will be your home from home, and although within time you will feel like you own the city, right about now you probably feel like a small fish in a very big pond.
With both the University of Bristol and University of the West of England welcoming thousands of students from across the globe, there are no shortage of events taking place in the city. The city's also been home to some of the greatest developments in bass music, jungle, drum & bass and dub - it's frankly a music lover's paradise.
Whether it's cheap restaurants, student nights, club nights or shopping tips you're after, we've got all the info you need to help make your stay in the city a memorable one.
For those of you beginning your university life in Bristol, your time in the city will not be without its fun. The nightlife is teaming with all sorts of events and venues catering to your clubbing needs. Whether it's cheesy pop and cheap drinks, or dark and dingy rave ups in undergro…
Bristol as a great place to eat out without causing serious harm to your student loan. Whilst the city might be famed for its music and culture, its food scene is just as impressive, with so many exciting new tastes to discover.
health and fitness
health and fitness
Keeping your body in peak physical condition is remarkably affordable in Bristol, with many gyms offering great student deals and without the need of signing up to any lengthy contracts.
Bristol is not short of shopping areas, featuring everything from clothing outlets to suit even the most unique of dress senses, through to a large choice of supermarkets. The main university buildings themselves are located close to branches of Sainsbury's, Wilkinson's, Boots and plenty more.
You'll have no trouble getting around Bristol as a student, with the city's well maintained transport links nothing short of excellent.
Popular Bristol venues - find out what's on where
Whether you're an avid underground clubber, fashionable funky house head or prefer your live music, check these popular Bristol venues for upcoming events, or view our full what's on guide for loads more...
- Tue 25th Sep 2018 at 7:00pm
- Sat 29th Sep 2018 at 7:30pm
Bristol Freshers News
Keep up to date with what's happening your new city. With all the latest tour annoucements and clubbing line ups, our Bristol news has you covered.
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