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Thekla, Bristol

4.4
#16 of 127 in Nightlife in Bristol
It's Thekla, not The Kla.

Thekla is a world-famous and award-winning live music venue and club space, operated by independent national promoter DHP Family, on board a converted German cargo ship moored in Bristol Harbour since 1984.

Live show tickets — www.alttickets.com

Club listings and tickets — www.thekla.club

Recommended live shows at other Bristol venues —

www.facebook.com/gigsbristol

Local artists looking for shows —

Please email owain@theklabristol.co.uk with a short bio and links to bandcamp/soundcloud and facebook page.

We are part of a family venues that are always on the lookout for awesome people to be involved. Find the latest opportunities here:

www.dhpfamily.com/careers
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TripAdvisor
  • I love this venue! The staff are always efficient, friendly and organised (which is rare in music venues). They even gave us water after the show when the bar was closed. Intimate setting with no barr...  more »
  • Came here to see Samantha Fish supported by The Curse of Lono. How can a gig not be cool when it's on a boat! Great sound, bar well stocked, average prices. The gig was sold out and we were pretty squ...  more »
Google
  • Been here for a couple of concerts and enjoyed it every time. Really good atmosphere - it's small so feels quite intimate and every time I've been I've met the bands afterwards. Always a great experience.
  • Super night out on the boat as always. I was glad to see more of the hard-working crew behind the bar, it was much easier and quicker to get served than the last time I'd been there.
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