Bristol Festival of Nature

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Saturday 9 & Sunday 10 June, 10:00am-6:00pm, Bristol Harbourside, BS1 5DB

Get in touch with your wild side as Festival of Nature celebrates its 15th birthday, taking over Bristol’s Harbourside for the UK’s largest celebration of the natural world!

Explore the nature in your backyard and go wild at Bristol Festival of Nature with free interactive exhibitions, music, workshops, talks and much more! Find out more about the exhibitors and who’s who at Festival of Nature here.

Highlights include…

  • Festival of Nature Talks Tent is back! Discover wildlife adventuring at its best, with back-to-back talks from wildlife celebrities, experts and authors. See the Saturdayand Sunday talks programmes for more information.
  • Relax in the beautiful wildlife garden from Earth Timber Stone, and learn more about what you can do to make your garden more wildlife-friendly
  • Choose your own adventure in performances from University of Oxford researchers, as they ask ‘What fate will the clouded leopard have?’
  • An array of colourful sounds and incredible voices from musicians Alex Hedley, King Louis (Cape Swagger), Saskia, Jack Cookson and more.
  • Loads of delicious food and drink from local ethical providers

Festival of Nature 2018 exhibitors include:

Avon Bat Group  Avon Wildlife Trust  Bristol Nature Network  Bristol Ornithological Club  Bristol Aquarium  Bristol Astronomical Society  Bristol East Greenpeace  Bristol Museum  Bristol Naturalists Society  Bristol Waste  Bristol Zoo  British Science Association  British Trust for Ornithology  Centre for Sustainable Chemical Technologies  Ecotricity  Falmouth University  Hawk and Owl Trust  National Trust  Peoples Trust for Endangered Species  Riverford  RSPB  Shared Interest + Fairtrade Bristol  Shared Universe Foundation UK  Shepherds Way  The Association of Science and Discovery Centre  The Community Farm  TREE AID  University of Bristol  University of Bristol Botanical Society  University of Southampton  University of the West of England  Wiltshire College  Woodland Trust  WWF  Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust

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How are you getting to the Festival?

We encourage visitors to think green when choosing how to get to Festival of Nature and luckily Bristol Festival of Nature is next to bus routes which lead in and out of Bristol City Centre!

Check out the First Bus Website to see how you can get to the festival and to plan your journey.