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Out And About This May Half Term


Discover TEN amazing events to get stuck into this May half-term, and keep yourself super busy all throughout the week.

Well, luck you, not only is it time for a wonderful and much-needed break from school and exam halls, but you are rewarded with both glorious weather and a city jam-packed with great events. Here is a rundown of what’s happening especially curated just for you. And not only is this article bursting with film screenings, art exhibitions, summer fairs, immersive metropolis’s, and question times with MPs, but it even includes opportunities to apply for. Rife Guide has sussed out the best creative work experience placements, internships, volunteer opportunities and jobs for you to get involved in. Don’t say we don’t treat you well over here at Rife.

What’s On This Half Term?

1. Bristol West General Election Women’s Hustings

25th May, The Station


2. Film Screening: The Red Turtle

26th May – 1st June, Watershed


3. Arnolfini Lates: Afrometropolis

26th May, Arnolfini


4. Art Exhibition by Andrea Luka Zimmerman

Until 18th June, Spike Island


5. General Election Youth Hustings

31st May, The Station

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6. Jungle Book Outdoor Screening

1st June, Millennium Square


7. Understand Your Mood

1st June, The Prince’s Trust


8. Easton Arts Trail

3rd June, Easton


9. St Werburghs Farm Summer Fair

3rd June, St Werburghs Farm


10. UWE Illustration Degree Show 2017

3rd June- 8th June, Bower Ashton Campus


Creative Opportunities To Apply For This Half-Term

    1. 1. Happy Hours Comedy Writing Day with Aardman Studios and Calling The Shots
    2. Aardman
    3. Deadline: 25th May
    1. 2. Draft Scratch Performance Night
    2. Creative Youth Network
    3. Deadline: 26th May
    1. 3. Part-time Administrator Role
    2. Theatre Bristol
    3. Deadline: 30th May
    4. 4. Home Grown Heat Music Artist Development Scheme
    5. Multi-Track
    6. Deadline: 1st June
    7. 5. Aspiring Film Critics Training And Networking Day
    8. Cinema Rediscovered
    9. Deadline: 2nd June
    10. 6. Saffron For Sound Female Courses
    11. Saffron Records
    12. Deadline: 5th June

So what are you up to this half-term? Show us your outings in the sunshine or the nest you’re hibernating in by tagging us on TwitterFacebook or Instagram.

Remember, you can always find out more stuff happening and opportunities to get involved in on Rife Guide.