For 24-hours only, fans of children’s books and their much-loved characters can save 10% off events at Bath Children’s Literature Festival from 10am on Thursday 6 September as part of the Bristol and Bath Culture Flash Sale.

Quick-off-the-mark culture fans can save money with thousands of discounted tickets and offers across Bristol and Bath in the Culture Flash Sale. From music, theatre, art and museum exhibitions to Planetarium shows, there are deals from venues of all shapes, sizes, colours and flavours.

For a full list of organisations taking part and links to all available offers, go to the Visit Bristol website at www.visitbath.co.uk or search using the hashtag on Twitter #CultureFlashSale.

Tickets deals apply to all available events at Bath Children’s Literature excluding events in the school’s programme, masterclasses and workshops. Highlights include the Horrible Histories event with author Terry Deary and illustrator, Martin Brown; YouTube sensation and the former lead vocalists and guitarists of the band McFly, Tom Fletcher; internationally celebrated author of the How To Train Your Dragon and The Wizard of Once books, Cressida Cowell; plus Waterstones Children’s Laureate, author and illustrator of the hugely popular Charlie and Lola series, Lauren Child.

The jam-packed programme also includes event with Dermot O’Leary, Julian Clary and David Roberts, Lucy Worsley, Jess French, Chris Hoy, Katie Thistleton, Nadiya Hussain, Ade Adepitan, Robert Winston, Chris Riddell and Michael Morpurgo. For the full list of events on sale, visit www.bathfestivals.org.uk.

For adults, this ticket discount is also available for events with Kate Humble and Anton Du Beke.

How to book tickets

To receive a 10% discount on tickets go to www.bathfestivals.org.uk, visit Bath Box Office in person or call 01225 463362. This offer starts at 10am on Thursday 6 September and ends at 10am on Friday 7 September. It excludes events in the school’s programme, masterclasses and workshops.

Other offers in the #CultureFlashSale

• 25% off selection of 20 Colston Hall Presents shows across Bristol and Bath including Jose Gonzalez & String Theory at O2 Academy and Chicago hip-hop brass outfit Hypnotic Brass Ensemble at Fiddlers

• 20% off full price tickets to selected shows including Touching The Void and Twelfth Night at Bristol Old Vic

• 25% off 34 classical, jazz, folk and world music concerts, plus spoken word and family events at St George’s Bristol, and money off drinks and gift vouchers. Highlights include ex-frontman of folk giants Bellowhead Jon Boden with the Sacconi Quartet performing Elvis Costello’s The Juliet Letters, plus Transglobal Underground vocalist Natacha Atlas.

• Fantastic discounts on tickets for a range of productions and events at Tobacco Factory Theatres, including offers on autumn highlight Beautiful Thing and Christmas spectacular The Borrowers

• 2-4-1 on tickets to Spike Island’s Novel Writers series and £1 glasses of prosecco available for the preview of the Benoît Maire exhibition

• 50% off advance adult tickets to Wildlife Photographer of the Year at M Shed

• 25% off selected price bands C, D and E to The Hallé orchestra conducted by Sir Mark Elder as part of Bath Mozartfest

• £30 off ‘Audio Lates’, the 10-week music production course at Knowle West Media Centre and 10% off a one-day course to design and make your own laser-cut jewellery at the making space KWMC: The Factory

• £6 tickets for selected stargazing and music shows in the We The Curious Planetarium this autumn

• Money off tickets for Gentleman’s Dub Club and the hit podcast live show Private Parts Live at Bristol SU’s Anson Rooms

• 2-4-1 tickets to Krater Comedy Club and Ministry of Burlesque: Cabaret at Komedia Bath

• 50% off exhibition and food packages for RWA’s Annual Open Exhibition

• Money off Another Christmas Carol and The Singular Exploits of Sherlock Holmes at Arnos Vale Cemetery

• 20% off tickets to outdoor cinema screenings of Under The Skin and The Shape of Water at Trinity Centre plus 20% off the IGNiTE season

• 20% off all Twilight Talks and In Conversation events at Fashion Museum Bath

• 20% off tickets for groups of four or more to Folklore by Off The Map Dance

• 20% off Next Stage Theatre Company’s Dangerous Corner

• Money off tickets to La Tragédie de Carmen by Pop Up Opera at Bath Assembly Rooms

• 15% off t-shirts and tote bags at Bristol’s Tourist Information Centre plus a free Bristol magnet if you spend over £50 in the online shop

• 10% off tickets to Kinkens and Instant Wit by Theatre Orchard

• 25% off tickets to Divorced, Beheaded, Died: An Audience with King Henry VIII performed by the Select Society