Simple Things festival is a multi-venue music and arts festival taking place in Bristol from 17-19 October.
The main festival takes place on Saturday 19 October and is split into Day and Night components which are ticketed separately.
Day: 19th Oct 2019: 12pm - 12am at Various Venues, age 16+
Night: 19th Oct 2019 10pm - 6am at Lakota and Coroner's Court, age 18+
This year the opening concert will take place on Friday 18 October, with William Basinski, Evelina Domnitch and Dmitry Gelfand presenting the world premiere of their new work '1000 Peacock Feathers in Foaming Acid’. This is also a separately-ticketed event. On sale here.
Simple Things Ext is an expanded programme of talks, workshops, and installations taking place throughout the week. The full programme for this will be announced soon.
DAY: Various Venues
NIGHT: Lakota and Coroners Court
Where exactly does Simple Things take place?
The festival takes place across a selection of venues in Bristol: SWX, The Colston Hall, We the Curious, Rough Trade, The Sportsmans, The IMAX Cinema, and Lakota & Coroners Court.
I have a question regarding venue accessibility and/or personal assistant tickets. who can I contact?
Please email [email protected] and we’ll be happy to help with your enquiry.
How can I find out which artists are playing where and when?
We will release the timetable and full stage breakdown for Simple Things Festival a week in advance of the festival so you will have plenty of time to plan your day.
Is there an age limit for Simple Things Festival?
The day component of Simple Things Festival is 16+. The night component is strictly 18+ and ID checks will be enforced.
I am only interested in seeing a particular band perform at Simple Things Festival - can I buy a ticket to a specific venue or performance?
Unfortunately not! Buy a ticket and do some wider listening- we are confident you’ll discover plenty to make it worthwhile.