Weâ€™ve rounded up a few of the best events going on around Bristol to make sure your New Year goes with a bang...
DJ Cheeba & Matuki play Backwell House
Come along to the iconic Backwell House this New Year‘s Eve for a chance to see some of the best artists on the scene right now!DJ Cheeba is one of the most progressive audio-visual artists currently on the scene in Bristol. Matukie, a 12-piece afro funk band that fuse Nigerian afrobeat with pumping basslines, have played some of the biggest festivals in the UK and are a must-see. This show-stopping evening will take place under cosy Nordic tipis, and with a drink on arrival and a meal provided, you won’t want to miss out.
Tickets: £30 + BF (including a glass of Prosecco on arrival) Coach both ways from central Bristol: £10 per person
Escape the Metropolis at The Tobacco Factory Cafe Bar
Come to the Tobacco Factory this year to celebrate the New Year in a 1920s fashion. In resurrecting the spirit of Metropolis, based on Fritz Lang’s depiction of a dystopian future where fun means glitz and glamour after escaping the working day, there will be all manner of festivities to enjoy. Expect burlesque, fire dancing, juggling, hula hooping and aerial acts to name a few. The evening will also feature live music from Carny Villains and lots of different DJs. Come along for a unique evening you won’t forget.
Tickets: £35, The Tobacco Factory Bar,
31 December, 7.30pm–2.30am.
New Year’s Eve Gala Dinner at Bristol Museum & Art Gallery
If you want to ring in 2017 with a touch of grandeur, then get your tickets to the New Year’s Eve gala at Bristol Museum and Art Gallery now!The reception takes place in the prestigious Winterstoke Hall with a drink on arrival, followed by a beautiful dinner in the grand Wills Hall. Enjoy a five-course banquet, in a glamourous black and white setting. After dinner, enjoy a proper knees up with the local resident DJ, and dance your way into 2017. The package includes; a glass of Prosecco on arrival, a five-course dinner, half a bottle of wine per person and music and dancing until 1am.
£69.99 per person incl VAT