Make Sunday Special

Find out more about what's happening at Bristol's Make Sunday Special events and things that have happened in the past.

Have your say on Make Sunday Special

If you've been to any of the Make Sunday Special events in 2016, we'd like to know what you thought. Take five minutes to fill in our Make Sunday Special survey.

Make Sunday Special 2016

Events in the Old City have now finished for 2016 but there is still a family friendly programme to look forwards to in Bristol neighbourhoods.

Make Sunday Special in neighbourhoods

Make Sunday Special also comes to Bristol neighbourhoods again this year with these events:

  • 16 October 2016: Make Sunday Special on Risdale Rd and at Ashton Vale Hub, Ashton Vale
  • 3, 4, and 5 February 2017 (evenings only): Bishopston Window Wanderland 2017 on Thornleigh Road and Springfield Avenue,  Bishopston
  • 26 March 2017: Old Market Quarter Fayre on Champion Square and St Matthias Park

Market stalls and trading on Sunday

St Nicks Market and the old City Centre are a great place to visit at any time of the year!

Street traders promoting local food and goods are there for you to sample in the Corn Street and Wine Street area.

Soak up the atmosphere of the old city centre and browse at your leisure in some of the excellent local stalls.

Apply for a stall at Make Sunday Special

If you're a trader and would like a stall at a Make Sunday Special event, fill in the traders application form (pdf, 577k) (opens new window) and email it to lorna@lovefoodfestival.com.

In and around St Nicholas Market

Travel

Have your say on Make Sunday Special

If you've been to any of the Make Sunday Special events in 2016, we'd like to know what you thought. Take five minutes to fill in our Make Sunday Special survey.

Highlights of 2015

You can look at photos from Sunday 3 May 2015 on Flickr.

There were special events at St Nicks Market and in Corn Street in the City Centre (see the recent video).

There was also a wonderful array of talent on display at the community Make Sunday Special events across Bristol in Avonmouth, Bedminster, Hartcliffe and Stapleton Road.

Highlights of 2014

Highlights from previous events. Make Sunday Special 2014 took place on: 4 May, 1 June, 22 June (pop up park on Park Street), 6 July and 3 August. The last Make Sunday Special event for 2014 took place on Sunday 7 September in and around Corn Street, Small Street, and the Old City. Events and activities included BMX stunt-riding to origami, and a lot of dancing, music food and fun in between. The following activities also took place.

Highlights from the day: 

Evaluation of 2014

Highlights of 2013

Evaluation of 2013