Bristol Aquarium has transformed into a Summer-long festival destination!
Head to our Main Stage for a range of scheduled Festival Activities from Crafting, Octopus Talks and our Shark Fest plus animal Feeding Demonstrations around the Aquarium!
With the kids? The Patch is where it's at with lots of carnival-themed play, learn how to spin some plates and twirl ribbons - big kids welcome too!
|| THEMED WEEKENDS | ALTERNATIVE SCHEDULES || July 21-22 | August 4-5 | August 18-19 | September 1-2
Join our Circus and get acquainted with some freaky fish, meet our mascot Charlie the Clownfish, and learn how to make some safe fishy slime!
July 28-29 | August 11-12 | August 25-26
Get Rockin' with our Rock Weekends! Discover rockpools and hunt for your very own shark fossils in the sand!
Can't decide whether to come along to our weekday events, Circus weekend events or Rock weekend events?
Be a Festival VIP and upgrade your ticket to a membership for unlimited entry all year and treat yourself to all three! Memberships or Renewals during the Summer (Sat 21 July - Sun 2 September) will bag you a free Bristol Aquarium lanyard (while supplies last) to display your membership card.
We've got a lucky dip with sensational prizes including free tickets and passes for visitors who attend 2 or more Festival Activities on their visit!
Take yourself around the Aquarium on our Festival Word Hunt!