Festival of Nature

Embark on a wild adventure up the River Avon 8th - 25th June 2017...

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Leptophyes punctatissima

Speckled Bush Cricket

Download the programme

Download a copy of this year's festival programme including all the highlights

Drop in to FREE fun family weekends

Join us at the Festival of Nature's Fun Family Weekends in Bristol, Keynsham and Bath. What will you discover?



Common Robin

Explore the full events calendar

Plan your festival experience and find out all about the exciting programme of events from small walks to our giant family fun weekends

Take action for nature

Get involved and help support nature in your area with the Festival of Nature.

Volunteer at the festival

Join our amazing team of volunteers that help deliver the festival each year

Bring your school to the festival

We run school events for students of all ages, see how you can get involved.

Join training and networking events

Work within the sector? Have a look at our professional programme to find training and networking events happening at Festival of Nature.

Meet the festival supporters

The festival is made possible by our sponsors and supporters. Find out how you can support the festival here.

Latest festival news

Find out what's been happening around the Festival.


Nuctenea umbratica

Walnut Orb-weaver

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Amara similata

Ground Bettle


Polygonia c-album

Common Butterfly