Ritual Union 2024
23rd March 2024

Time: 12:00 - 22:00

Price: £25 - 27.50 + BF

Crosstown Presents
Ritual Union

14+ (under 16s must be accompanied by an adult)






The festival is a 14+ event.

£17.50 Super Early Bird & £20.00 Early Bird tickets have sold out.


£25.00 3rd Release tickets are on sale now.

The iconic one-day multi-venue festival is back! With a variety of top-notch live acts, discover the next wave of incoming British talent, local and from afar, alongside some old favourites and international guests, in one of the UK’s most iconic musical cities.

Local promoters Crosstown Concerts announced their Super Early Bird tickets following a “Save The Date” announcement, selling out in less than 2 hours, followed by a quickly-snapped-up second wave of Early Birds. 3rd Release tickets are on sale now and marching fast, following the first instalment of lineup names announced on Monday 20th November 2023.

The line-up includes co-headliners Dream Wife & Liz Lawrence


Do Nothing



The Cleaners From Venus

William Doyle

Das Koolies

Sam Akpro,


Garden Centre


Minor Conflict



Participating venues include the familiar Nelson Street favourites; SWX, Rough Trade andStrange Brew, with the exciting addition of The Island, joining for the first time in 2024. These stages are set to see the likes of Katie Malco, Cende, Mary In The Junkyard, Holiday Ghosts, Japanese Television, The Itch, Chalk, Masca, Welly, The New Eves, Febueder, Ebbb, pencil, Van Houten, Ellur, Amy May Ellis, Half Happy, Callinsick, Slate, Handcuff, Oslo Twins, Mould, Bob Pearson and Eva May, plus the return of Knives and Maruja following rapturous sets at the 2023 edition, and plenty more names to be added, all across one day!

Local tastemakers Spinny Nights also return for 2024, delivering a curated platter of avant-garde leaning, genre blending artists that range across electronic, industrial, slow-core and straight up pop. First wave names include their latest signing BUFFEE, plus Damefrisor, Pearling, ThisisDA, JÆD, Arcadia Planitia Five-a-Side Football Team and Dead Space Chamber Music.


Event organisers Simon Bailey and Richard Walsh shared with us:

With 1% of One now collaborating with Crosstown full time, it’s nothing but a pleasure to be bringing Ritual Union back to Bristol. We’re confident this lineup is our best yet — a fusion of our favourite new acts / up-and-coming superstars, a batch of surefire established crowd pleasers, and some straight up musical legends. Join us!