Broadmead’s Pop-up Forest

27th July 2022

Wander down to Broadmead high street and immerse yourself in all things trees! Marvel at Overstory above and explore the pop-up forest below.

Come chat to organisations working to increase tree coverage in Bristol and across the UK - share your ideas and get inspired to do your bit. The pop-up forest in Broadmead West and engagement activities will run daily from 19-25 August 10am-3pm.

Check out our exciting programme of free, family-friendly events taking place at the pop-up forest focused on art and nature!

Friday 19 August

  • Treemendous Treants 8.45-9.15am, 12-12.30pm, 2-2.30pm
  • Face painting with Cat Finlayson 11am-1pm
  • Storytelling special 'The Man Who Planted Trees' 12-12.30pm
  • Craft activities with The Natural History Consortium 10am-3pm
  • Activities with Bristol City Council Parks 10am-3pm
  • Activities with The Woodland Trust 10am-3pm
  • Activities with Avon Wildlife Trust 10am-3pm

Saturday 20th August

  • Face painting with Louisa Thomas 11am - 1pm
  • Craft activities with The Natural History Consortium 10am-3pm
  • Activities with Bristol City Council Parks 10am-3pm
  • Activities with Avon Wildlife Trust 10am-3pm

Sunday 21st August

  • Face painting with Louisa Thomas 1-3pm
  • Origami with the University of Bristol Origami Society 10am-3pm
  • Craft activities with The Natural History Consortium 10am-3pm
  • Activities with Bristol City Council Parks 10am-3pm
  • Activities with Avon Wildlife Trust 10am-3pm

Monday 22nd August

  • Red squirrel model making with Jim Parkyn 10am-3pm
  • Leaf printing with Your Park 10am-3pm
  • Craft activities with The Natural History Consortium 10am-3pm
  • Activities with Bristol City Council Parks 10am-3pm
  • Activities with Avon Wildlife Trust 10am-3pm

Tuesday 23rd August

  • Tree Cycle Maps with Letterpress Collective 10am-3pm
  • Illustration with Sam Church 11am - 3pm
  • Craft activities with The Natural History Consortium 10am-3pm
  • Activities with Bristol City Council Parks 10am-3pm
  • Activities with The Woodland Trust 10am-3pm
  • Activities with Avon Wildlife Trust 10am-3pm

Wednesday 24th August

  • Flower power with We the Curious 10.30am-3pm
  • Origami with the University of Bristol Origami Society 10am-3pm
  • Craft activities with The Natural History Consortium 10am-3pm
  • Activities with Bristol City Council Parks 10am-3pm
  • Activities with The Woodland Trust 10am-3pm
  • Activities with Avon Wildlife Trust 10am-3pm

Thursday 25th August

  • Illustration with Sam Church
  • Flower power with We the Curious 10am-3pm
  • Activities with Bristol City Council Parks 10am-3pm
  • Activities with Avon Wildlife Trust 10am-3pm