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Bristol Takeover 2022

Free one-day festival

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Bristol Takeover returns this November! Our free entry festival celebrates the city’s music scene, with a multi-genre showcase of Bristol’s most exciting DJs, bands and artists taking place in our Foyer.

With artists including Keir, MoYah, Purpl, The Pleasure Dome & Try Me already announced, with more to come soon, you can expect a full day of incredible live music from emerging talent and more established local acts. Follow our Bristol Takeover 2022 Spotify playlist to sample the range of genres and musical styles on offer.

Make sure you save the date of the festival and keep an eye on our socials for further announcements and exclusive preview content.

Presented by Bristol Beacon

All ages

Start: 14:00
Finish: 01:00

In-person standing event

This event will be live streamed



This event is supported by PRS Foundation

New music supported by Renishaw



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Foyer Stage

14:00 – Duvet Daze

15:00 – Intoku

16:00 – Irish Mellow & Cxption

17:00 – Dreamwave

18:00 – Yam + Banana

19:00 – Quade

20:00 – Wishmaster x Axel Holy

21:00 – NEKO

22:00 – Chloe Sage presents

Feat. M.O.E / Grubbo / SBA Karma / Tacaveli / Sb2anti / Marino / Snow FTS / 27 Hill

23:30 – The Pleasure Dome

00:30 – Opa Rosa

Level 1 Bar

14:30 – D.Dent

15:30 – Fantastic Stranger

16:30 – Kutamba

17:30 – Keir

18:30 – MoYah

19:30 – Purpl

20:30 – Two Day Coma

21:30 – Mercy’s Cartel

23:00 – Saloon Dion

00:00 – Try Me


16:00 – Poetry Takeover

Feat. Shakara / Valentina / Iman West / Dash / Sophia Harari

19:00 – Hodge

20:00 – Saffron presents

Feat. Marla Kether / HANAH / Medis

21:30 – Worm Soundsystem

23:00 – Club Djembe

00:00 – Concrete Jungyals x TFNE B2B EMMY

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The venue


at Bristol Beacon

Our foyer space located within Bristol Beacon where we host events, performances and conferences.

Getting to the venue

Location: Bridgehouse is located within Bristol Beacon with entrances on Colston Street and Trenchard Street.

Address: Bristol Beacon, Trenchard Street, Bristol, BS1 5AR


Bicycle racks can be found in front of the main entrance on Trenchard Street, Colston Street, and on the city centre promenade. Find your nearest cycle routes using Cycle Planner.

Car parking

Trenchard Street multi-storey car park is 50m away directly behind Bristol Beacon.

  Bristol Clean Air Zone

Bristol Beacon is inside the Bristol Clean Air Zone. Check if your vehicle will be charged and how much you’ll have to pay.


The city centre bus stop is 250m from Bristol Beacon where most bus services stop.

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Bridgehouse has level access from street level with lifts to all levels. For unallocated seated performances, seats can easily be removed to accommodate wheelchairs.

Assistance Dogs

Registered assistance dogs and emotional support animals are allowed in the venue.

Hearing Facility

There is an induction loop at the box office. You can use this by adjusting your hearing aid to the ‘T’ setting. There is no hearing loop facility for the foyer stage.

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