Winter Warmers: Run Come Down Ft Norris Brown
Arts Mansion presents: Winter Warmers, an alternative twelve days of Christmas – 12 evenings of entertainment featuring wide ranging eclectic acts to help you shake off the winter blues and keep you warm this winter.
On the tenth day of Christmas, Arts Mansion presents Run Com Down ft Norris Brown and DJ Queen of Pressure.
‘Run Come Down’ are a live reggae band featuring some of the best
musicians in the South-West. Founded in July 2019, RCD have managed to capture the
authentic sounds of the British reggae scene, bringing you classics from the 70s and 80s
as well as heavyweight originals of their own. The band line up consists of four musicians;
Sam Ross on keyboards, Alex Dawson on drums, Sam Huelin on guitar and Jake Smith
on Bass. This summer, they’ll be joined onstage by Bristol’s very own Norris Brown,
bringing his sweet melodies to their well curated set, guaranteed to satisfy any crowd and
nice up that dance!
Supported by female reggae DJ Queen of Pressure
An avid collector of all styles from the Reggae arena and enthusiast for all things colourful, Queen of Pressure packs a full bag of vinyl and plays an old school set of pure niceness. Having spent many years performing at dances in Edinburgh in the late 90s and then London in the 00s, she now resides in Bristol where, obviously, she has been welcomed with open arms.
Address: Ashton Court Mansion, Ashton Court Estate, Long Ashton BS41 9JN
About: The Arts Mansion (Ashton Court) is now an inclusive multi-use arts venue for Bristol and North Somerset facilitating art, theatre, performance and community activities in Ashton Court.
How to get there:
Directions to Ashton Court Estate (North Somerset) with public transport – The following transport lines have routes that pass near Ashton Court Estate:
Bus: X3a, X3, X4 leaves from Bristol city centre (opposite The Hippodrome) every 11 minutes, Last buses return at 10.22pm and 11.22pm link to times here. Once you are dropped off at Clifton Lodge it is a 5-10 minute walk up to Ashton Court Estate. To find out about the latest on the roads and get comprehensive travel directions by public transport please visit TravelWest.info
There are free car parking spaces at the Mansion House car park: including 10 disabled parking bays. Please car share, use public transport, taxi and cycle wherever possible as car park spaces in the main car park are limited. There are overspill car park options nearby which will require a 5-10 minute walk up to the estate. Please arrive in plenty of time as there is another event on until 8.30pm and it may take take a little more time getting here and finding a car parking space as there is another event running at the same time.
Taxi pick up and drop off point is in front of the Ashton Court Cafe area. Once you arrive you will be directed to the right hand side of the building and walk through part of the Light Up Trail and will be guided to the West Lawn Entrance (opposite side to the cafe).
Bristol Light Up Event – There is another outdoor Light Up Bristol event happening in the grounds of the estate between 4-8.30pm from 19th-24th December. Please note there will be stewards checking tickets when you enter the estate. Please show proof of your tickets and they will guide you to a car park space and the entrance of the Mansion as here is will be a one way pedestrian system in place.
Disabled access – There is disabled access to the Mansion through the West Lawn entrance. Please inform us if you require assistance, if you are coming with a support/ carer they do not require a separate ticket. Please let us know if you have any access requirements prior to your visit with us.