What's on inBridgwater


Welcome to Bridgwater

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Bridgwater - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Bridgwater to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Bridgwater

30
MAY
The Greatest Movies Show
The McMillan Theatre

Presenting songs from the greatest movie musicals of all time Including...... The Greatest Showman ‐ Mary Poppins ‐ Bohemian Rhapsody ‐ Dirty Dancing ‐ Moulin Rouge ‐ Mamma Mia ‐ The Sound Of Music ‐ The Rocky Horror Picture Show ‐ Frozen…

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02
JUN
MICK FLEETWOOD & FRIENDS
The McMillan Theatre

Mick Fleetwood has enlisted a stellar cast of musicians for a once‐in‐a‐lifetime concert event honouring the early years of Fleetwood Mac celebrating its founder Peter Green.Mick Fleetwood has assembled a stellar cast of musicians to celebrate the music that established Fleetwood Mac…

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04
JUN
NT Live: The Welkin
The McMillan Theatre

One life in the hands of 12 women. Rural Suffolk in England 1759. As the country waits for Halleys comet a young woman is sentenced to hang for a heinous murder.When she claims to be pregnant a jury of 12 matrons are…

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05
JUN
A Night To Remember: The Joe Longthorne Songbook
The McMillan Theatre

The show stars TV & West End star Darren Day along with very special guest Tracey Jordan who was one of Joes backing singer along with the Joe Longthorne band under the directorship of Andy Mudd Joes Musical Director.We will have a…

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06
JUN
Twist & Shout
The McMillan Theatre

An all‐star cast from the West End deliver a musical powerhouse of a show that starts with the explosion of Brit Pop in 1962 through to the era of Flower Power and Free Love of the late sixties.Sing and dance along with…

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10
JUN
RSC: The Winter's Tale
The McMillan Theatre

Set across a 16‐year span from Mad Men to the moon landings this new production of Shakespeares The Winters Tale imagines a world where the ghosts of fascist Europe collide with horrors of The Handmaids Tale before washing up on a joyful…

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30
JUN
The Producers
The McMillan Theatre

You know who I used to be Max Bialystock The King of Broadway Failing producer Max Bialystock and his accountant Leo Bloom scam a group of elderly women out of their nest eggs by convincing them to invest in a horrendously offensive…

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22
JUL
RSC: The Comedy of Errors
The McMillan Theatre

How do any of us really know who we are A man arrives in a strange town only to find that everyone knows his name but thinks hes someone else. A woman wonders why her husband is not the man he was…

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06
AUG
NT Live: Jack Absolute Flies Again
The McMillan Theatre

After an aerial dog fight Pilot Officer Jack Absolute flies home to rejoin his fearless young Hurricane squadron at RAF Fontwell. Once back on British soil Jack is shocked to find his old flame Lydia on the base. He sets his sights…

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11
SEP
The Ultimate Commitments and Blues Brothers
The McMillan Theatre

In a show that has been described as absolutely amazing and truly authentic take a trip down memory lane as you hear the best songs from The Commitments and The Blues Brothers in a full live‐band experience.Get your dancing shoes on as…

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18
SEP
Andy Ford in Older, Wiser, Dafter!
The McMillan Theatre

Following his recent successful tour of Dont Tell I Tell EE where he starred as West Country Legend and King of the Wurzels Adge Cutler; ANDY FORD returns to the McMillan Theatre with his new hilarious Tour. Older Wiser DafterFaced with the…

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23
SEP
RSC: Pericles
The McMillan Theatre

Forced to flee his native land Pericles becomes a refugee at the mercy of sea and strangers. Scarred by the heart‐breaking loss of family and home he submits to the rhythms of the ocean in the hope of a miracle. Located in…

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25
SEP
Abba Tribute...Take a chance on us!!
The McMillan Theatre

Appealing to all age groups TAKE A CHANCE ON US is a fantastic show containing the finest musicians stunning live vocals and amazing harmonies.The Abba story continues to be written with the new film themed restaurants new songs it never seems…

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30
SEP
Paul Smith
The McMillan Theatre

A lot has changed for Paul in recent years. Join him for his 3rd and largest ever tour of the UK and Ireland as he once again mixes sharp hilarious stories from his life with his trademark off the cuff wit.Age Restriction…

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03
OCT
Sweet Caroline: A tribute to Neil Diamond
The McMillan Theatre

Taking it back to where it began this musical journey celebrates 50 years of a legend. From Brooklyn to Hollywood Neil Diamond has left a legacy of great songs which have been covered by every great vocalist. Spanning all genres from the…

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09
OCT
Jive Talkin’ perform the Bee Gees
The McMillan Theatre

In 1997 Gary & Darren from Jive Talkin performed LIVE on HEART FM with THE BEE GEES and received great compliments from both Maurice and Barry Gibb.As with the original Bee Gees Jive Talkin is very much a family affair with brothers…

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24
OCT
The Rocket Man: A Tribute to Sir Elton John
The McMillan Theatre

Are you ready for Love Get ready for take‐off as we bring you the number one tribute to one of the greatest musicians of all time Sir Elton JohnStarring world renowned tribute artist Jimmy Love no one else recreates the flamboyant megastar…

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Tourist Attractions


Hestercombe Gardens

Visit Hestercombe and step back in time as you savour the delights of the unique gardens.Hestercombe is unique in having three complete period gardens. The Georgian landscape, Victorian terrace and the formal Edwardian gardens combine to create one of Britain's premier garden sites widely recognised as being of…

Much Wenlock Priory

Much Wenlock Priory is the ruins of a large Cluniac priory are owned by the immense Abbey of Cluny in Burgundy, part of a Europe‐wide network. The ruins include a lavabo and decorative chapter house. Toilets: Portaloos, including portaloos for disabled visitors. Shop: Level access.…

Willow and Wetlands Visitor Centre

Introducing our stunning collection of willow designs and willow products, all hand made in Somerset, England. Our collection includes traditional and contemporary willow baskets, garden structures, exclusive willow gift ideas and practical additions for your home.Based in the Somerset Levels, the heart of the willow industry, P H…

Aura

Aura Nightclub in Taunton, Somerset. Contact venue on telephone number 01823 256161 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

Life Bar

Life Bar Nightclub in Taunton, Somerset. Contact venue on telephone number 01823 254903 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

The Palace

The Palace Nightclub in Bridgwater, Somerset. Contact venue on telephone number 01278 434507 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

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