There are indoor, all-weather and outdoor football pitches in Bristol.
How to book a pitch
You can hire any of our indoor or outdoor football pitches on a 'pay to play' basis or get regular pitch bookings for you or your local football club.
Indoor and all-weather football pitches
- Action Indoor Sports (indoor)
- Ashton Park Sports Centre (indoor and outdoor)
- Brunel Academy Fitness Centre (indoor and outdoor)
- Bristol Metropolitan College, Bridge Learning Campus, Brislington Enterprise College Metropolitan (indoor); Bridge and Brislington (indoor and outdoor)
- Easton Leisure Centre (indoor)
- Henbury Leisure Centre (indoor)
- Hengrove Park Leisure Centre (indoor)
- Horfield Leisure Centre (indoor)
- Merchants' Academy Sports Centre (indoor and outdoor)
- Portway Rugby Development Centre (outdoor)
- South Bristol Sports Centre (outdoor)
- St. Paul's Community Sports Academy (indoor and outdoor)
- The Park Sports Centre (outdoor)
Grass football pitches
There are 57 football pitches in Bristol's parks.
Pitches available on Saturday and Sunday:
Canford Park: 3
Dundridge Farm: 2
Eastville Park: 3
Kingshead Lane: 1
Muller Road Rec: (Current under development, some pitches may be available)
Netham Park: 5
Oldbury Court: 3
Redcatch Park: 2
Wellington Hill: 1 (junior)
Dorian Road: 2
How to hire a pitch
Download, complete and return an application pack
- Hire a pitch in a Bristol park (pdf, 989k) (opens new window)
- Join the Durdham Downs league (pdf, 287k) (opens new window)
Find a local football club
Find a local senior or junior football team to join at:
You can contact The Gloucestershire County Football Association by phone on 01454 615 888 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Football for women and girls
For up to date news about football for women and girls in Bristol and South Gloucestershire, visit Gloucestershire FA’s women’s and girls’ football page or Somerset FA’s women and girls football page.
Find out more on our Disability sport page.
Bristol has two professional football clubs that play either in the Championship or League One: