Radisson Blu Hotel, Bristol

O2 ACADEMY BRISTOL


From Banksy to pioneering bands, Bristol has a vibrant cultural scene that is the envy of much of the UK. Many of the best events are staged at the hugely popular O2 Academy Bristol. Originally opened in 2001, the venue hosts concerts by some of the best musicians touring the country and helps satisfy the sonic appetites of locals.

Just a short walk from the venue, the Radisson Blu Hotel in Bristol allows you to explore all of the city’s top cultural attractions, from attending a concert at the O2 Academy, to catching an exhibit at the Bristol Museum and Art Gallery.

Live music and club nights

The O2 Academy has been home to vibrant nights of entertainment for years.

The venue is popular with diverse types of bands and stages gigs by indie, pop and metal musicians. Everyone from punk legends The Stranglers to alternative favourites The Cribs have performed concerts at the venue, with the O2 Academy continuing to book the best up-and-coming British bands.

The venue also hosts weekly club nights, allowing you to dance the night away to an eclectic range of live DJs and musical classics.
 

Great concerts

Music lovers looking to enjoy a concert during their stay can also check out the diverse performances held at the Old Vic and the Bristol Hippodrome Theatre. The Old Vic has been continuously operating longer than any other theatre in the UK and hosts cutting-edge 21st century productions. Considered to be a masterpiece by many, the Bristol Hippodrome is a stunning example of late Victorian era architecture that showcases a variety of live theatrical performances.