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Upcoming Events in Nailsea

What’s on in Nailsea!

Cider Festivals, Music Festivals and Motorcycle Shows… Just to name a few!

Nailsea has got things going on for people of all ages, backgrounds and interests throughout the year.

Please scroll down to see some of the upcoming events in our town. Furthermore, check out our shops, restaurants and pubs, our markets and our clubs!

If you have an event you would like to add, please contact us.

Café Create

Open Mic Night

Bimonthly Event – Next Event on 18th January 2019

The Trinity Centre (next to Holy Trinity Church), Church Lane, Nailsea


01275 543332

Café Create is a bimonthly performance and open mic evening set-up to promote local talent! Whether you’re an aspiring singer, comedian, entertainer or simply want to get up and perform a poem or tell a story, a variety of acts are welcome.

The event is free to attend and takes place on the 3rd Friday of every other month at The Trinity Centre, with doors opening at 7:30pm. There is also a fair trade bar café, serving a wide range of refreshments. Come along for a great evening that brings together local talent, music and entertainment!

Anyone interested in performing should phone 01275 543332 or email steve.tilley@htnailsea.org.uk to book a slot. Please note that acts must pre-book.

The Thrill of Love

Dramatic Re-telling

4th February – 9th February 2019

The town’s theatre lovers have a chance to see a dramatic re-telling of the Ruth Ellis story when Nailsea Little Theatre presents ‘The Thrill of Love’ from Monday 4th – Saturday 9th February 2019.

Tickets at £10 (£5 for students) are now available on 0777 298 1037.

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Nailsea Concert Orchestra Present ‘Appalachian Spring’ by Aaron Copland


30th March 2019

This year Nailsea Concert Orchestra will be presenting a New World Concert series, taking the audience through spring, summer and finally autumn/winter with a sumptuous mix of classics from Mendelssohn and Copeland, Bernstein to Gershwin and to a finale of Mozart and Dvorak to name just a few.

View flyer for more information >

Café Create Presents Vervain

Live Performance

6th April 2019

Holy Trinity Church, Church Lane, Nailsea

Live performances at Holy Trinity Church from local success story, Vervain. Tickets are available to purchase here.

Nailsea & Backwell Beer & Cider Fesitval

Beer & Cider Fesitval

12 July 2019 – 14 July 2019


01275 810818

West End Park, West End, Nailsea, BS48 4BY

Nailsea and Backwell Beer & Cider Festival is held every summer at Nailsea & Backwell R.F.C. Sample the wide range of beers and ciders, enjoy the live music, and soak in the community spirit!

Trendlewood Community Festival


24th August 2019

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07565 191726

Golden Valley, Nailsea

A biannual festival of sport, dance, music and food held at Golden Valley fields.

Nailsea Festival of Music

Music, Singing and Drama Event

23rd November 2019


01275 855572

A one-day event of competitive classes in creative writing, music composition, piano, singing and speech and drama.

May Fair

Fair, Car Boot Sale

2019 Date TBC

Nailsea Skate Park, Scotch Horn, Brockway, Nailsea BS48 1BZ

Organised by 2nd Nailsea Scouts. Each year starting on the 1st of May, The Millennium Park (opposite Tesco) is transformed into a lively fun fair perfect for family days out. As well as a large amount of fair ground rides, the event provides up to 150 car boot stalls and culinary options for everyone.

Community Skatepark Festival and Activity Showcase

Skate Competition

2019 Date TBC

Nailsea Skate Park, Scotch Horn, Brockway, Nailsea BS48 1BZ

The Nailsea Skatepark Festival is an annual community festival that provides an opportunity for the young skaters and riders of Nailsea to showcase their talents.

The Dig for Victory Show


2019 Date TBC


01275 873 107

North Somerset Showground, BS48 1NE

A fantastic 1940’s family festival held on the North Somerset Showground each year. The event aims to bring history alive and the generations together to learn, remember and have fun.

Nailsea Carnival


2019 Date TBC


1st Nailsea Scout Group Activity and Training Centre, Clevedon Road, Nailsea, BS48 1EH

Every Summer, the community of Nailsea comes together to watch the colourful spectacle of the Nailsea Carnival. With floats and walkers taking to the streets of Nailsea, it’s a great opportunity to see what Nailsea has to offer. The carnival finishes at Millennium Park, where there is an afternoon fete, including dance, children’s rides, a car boot and more. It is a great day for the community of Nailsea to get together!

Nailsea “International” Bike Show

Motorcycle Event

2019 Date TBC



43 High St, Nailsea, Bristol BS48 1AS

A free two day family event that features a static motorcycle display in the back garden of the Royal Oak pub, motorcycle related trade stands, live music at the front and children’s entertainment (including bouncy castle and face painting). The event is completely non-profit and every penny raised goes to the Children’s Hospice South West.

Fireworks on Bonfire Night

Firework Display

2019 Date TBC

Nailsea and Backwell Rugby Club, West End Park, West End, Nailsea BS48 4BY

An impressive bonfire and firework display, suitable for all ages. Hot food and a wide range of beers from the beer tent is also available.

Christmas Craft Fair

Festive Fun for the Whole Family

2019 Date TBC

Nailsea Tithe Barn & Holy Trinity Church

A fabulous Christmas event that includes carol singing, festive food and drink, Santa’s Grotto and more for the whole family at Nailsea Tithe Barn & Holy Trinity Church. Entry is free. More info is available by viewing the flyer.

Nailsea Christmas Fair & Light Switch On

Community Christmas Event

2019 Date TBC

Crown Glass Shopping Centre, Nailsea

Come and enjoy the festive fair! There’s plenty of entertainment and stalls for all ages throughout Crown Glass Shopping Centre.

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