The Old Market Assembly

The jewel in the crown of Old Market

From the team behind The Canteen and No1 The Harbourside, comes the Old Market Assembly, easily their most grand and ambitious project to date. Assembly Nights at Old Market Assembly present an ever evolving range of amazing performers in the heart of Bristol. Celebrating great music with renowned artists, and our LGBT+ heritage with dazzling drag, cabaret and performance nights every weekend!

Live performances Friday & Saturday Nights from 10pm. Tickets prices vary. Available from Headfirst.

What's On At The Old Market Assembly

Stone Cold Side Hustle at The Old Market Assembly
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latin jazz neo soul jazz funk soul funk
Xaman X at The Old Market Assembly
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disco tropical cumbia psych festival
Hullabaloo NYE '24 at The Old Market Assembly
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tropical drum and bass jungle world rock
Burns Night Ceilidh at The Old Market Assembly
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folk festival
Grounded Circus: QUEER AS F*CK / February Edition at The Old Market Assembly
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disco lgbtq+ drag cabaret circus
Fun It Up Bristol Reggae Weekender 2024 at The Old Market Assembly
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reggae roots reggae rock steady ska

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Gigantic retroid dancefest for all the new romantics and synthpop diehards out there. Pack your eyeliner for all your fav timeless club bangers from Gary Numan, New Order, Human League, Dead or Alive, OMD etc etc. Going Back To The Future...

Brighton’s smoothest operators, Tru Thoughts, bring us a rare Bristol treat with this double live soul/rnb showcase. Steven Bamidel creates truly stunning electronic soul anthems equal parts classic (D'Angelo) and contemporary (Kenneth Whalum with a dash of Thundercat). Melonyx concoct an upful mix of neo-soul, lovers rock and hip-hop - 24 carat gold FFO: Solange, Erykah Badu or Georgia Ann Muldrow. Tru Thoughts showcase with heavyweight line-up of DJ and live talent

Dub me crazy! From Ariwa to Massive Attack, the Professor’s injected UK dub and dance music in general with a high dose of technological insanity. Constantly evolving, always worth seeing, a true pioneer whose dubwise DNA spreads like a virus out the speaker cones, through your ears to your feet, spine and very soul. Unmissable! Dub Reggae Master, Mad Professor joins residents Queen Bee & Mr Benn

If you LOVE Depeche Mode and want to hear their music literally all night long, then why the hell haven't you bought a ticket yet? If you don't love Depeche Mode, now's your chance for redemption (not Condemnation). Get ready for a 4 hour, DM-centric playlist!

Queer as F*ck acrobatic burlesque action packed with sass and sizzle. Grounded Circus call in the hots from Drag Race UK (Season 4 sensation Hey, Baby) plus Cardi B-approved cabaret legend Cleopantha for contortion, gags, hoops, poles, DJs and much much more. Bristol's hottest new cabaret club-night. Bringing you another serving of queer joy, with an electric mix of circus, drag, & burlesque.