Bristol Valentine’s Day List


Ah, Valentines Day. Commercial holiday thought up to drag money of out of people it may
be, but what better excuse is there to let your romantic side shine and impress your
significant other? Box chocolates, cards and flowers are staples…as is a romantic date!

If you’re stuck for things to do, here at Raw Space we’ve compiled an extensive list of events
to wow you and your significant other!


Movie Night

Bristol Zoo Garden will be hosting romantic classics this year; Dirty Dancing and Romeo &
Juliet in the late evening, so why not enjoy a moonlit screening? (Advanced booking is


Valentine’s Dinner

Would it really be Valentine’s Day without a romantic, candlelit dinner? Bowood Hotel is
offering a fantastic dinner, with complimentary champagne, this year. So reserve a spot now,
and enjoy a delicious Valentine’s day treat!


After Hours: LOVE

We The Curious, located in Bristol’s harbourside, is promising a very different kind of
Valentine’s Day event. From 7pm onwards there will be music, cocktails, and games and
activities all answering the scientific questions behind the emotion of love. So why not head
over if you feel like breaking Valentine’s tradition?


Valentine’s Date Night

If you or your loved one adore animals, why not celebrate the day at Noah’s Ark Zoo.
Featuring talks about some of the zoo’s couples, encounters with some of the creatures and
a fabulous two-course meal, you will be left wanting for nothing!


Valentine’s Ball

Fancy spending the night with more class? Doubletree by Hilton Cadbury’s House are
hosting a ball, where you can get glitzed up and spend an intimate evening with loved ones.


Valentine’s Edible Treats Cookery Workshops

This is fun for the little one’s at Cooking It! This year they will be hosting workshops for
children to get their hands stuck in making Valentine’s treats. A great opportunity for kids to
learn a new skill and make new friends!


Pop-Horror’s Anti-Valentine’s Party

For those looking to get up to some less-romantic shenanigans, look no further than the Old
Market, The Carnival of the Cold-Hearted will be hosting a fabulous cabaret. Party the night
away in the featured disco that will rage on until 3 in the morning! Marvel at the on-stage
performances kicking off at 11:30pm. It promises to be a unique and fun night out for friends
and lovers alike.


Alternative Valentine’s Day

For those who embrace the darker side of life, join Arnos Vale Cemetery this Valentine’s Day
for a spine-chilling cemetery tour, and hear the tales of forbidden love, and love that even
death can’t do part. The evening will be rounded off with a candlelit screening of Tim
Burton’s Corpse Bride at the Anglican Cathedral.