What's on inDunster


Welcome to Dunster

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Dunster - 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 Dunster to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Dunster

23
JUN
Collegium Singers Concert -Jesu Meine Freude
Church of St Michael and All Angels,

A programme exploring musical expressions of faith through the ages from Benedictine abbess Hildegarde of Bingen to the African American composer Moses Hogan via J S Bach Francis Poulenc and Michael Tippett among others. In this concert Collegium Singers will be…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01823- 340470
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01
JUL
Grand Opening
Longcroft Luxury Cat Hotel Barry Island | South Wales

Welcome to Longcroft Luxury Cat Hotel Barry IslandPlease be our guests at the Grand Opening of Longcroft Luxury Cat Hotel Barry Island on Sunday 1st July 2018 from 2pm 4pm. Join Sarah and the Longcroft team for Prosecco feline inspired cupcakes…

Location: 16.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01446 732794
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04
JUL
Evening of Mediumship with Nikki Kitt
Minehead & District Social Club

Evening of Mediumship with Nikki KittMinehead & District Social Club ‐ MINEHEAD Wednesday 4th July ‐ 7.30pmTickets £10.00 ‐ Available online www.psychicmediumnikkikitt.co.ukPsychic Medium Nikki Kitt is a Spiritualist Medium who is currently touring the UK with her successful Psychic Mediumship Evenings.As…

Location: 2.4 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 07557 551433
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06
JUL
Summer Jazz House Party Weekend
Yarn Market Hotel

A residential 3 night Dinner Bed and Breakfast break with fantastic entertainment each evening from West Country band John Shillitos Jazz Band who play traditional jazz in the New Orleans and Dixieland styles.A different programme of great music each evening after dinner…

Location: 0.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01643 821425
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08
JUL
Rex the King
The Cleve Hotel

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07875 714995
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15
JUL
Exmoor Painting Holiday
Yarn Market Hotel

An artists workshop based in Dunster. Tuition is by experienced and qualified tutor Lynda Appleby who will take you out each day to locations to collect resources to create paintings later in the studio. The package includes 7 nights Dinner Bed and…

Location: 0.5 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01643 821425
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20
JUL
Dunster Music Festival
The Luttrell Arms Hotel

Live and acoustic music festival at The Luttrell Arms Hotel Dunster 20‐22nd July 2018. Free entry all weekend. Enjoy a full programme of live music throughout the hotel and Secret Garden and swing along with rock folk jazz country with singer song‐writers…

Location: 0.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01643 821555
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05
AUG
Music Holiday Week in Dunster
Yarn Market Hotel

A residential workshop for both choral singers and orchestra players. The choir is led by Robyn Sevastos B.Mus. A.R.C.M. and the orchestra by Mark FitzGerald A.R.C.M. If you enjoy singing or play an instrument come and join in for a week…

Location: 0.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01643 821425
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11
AUG
Free choral and orchestral performance
Yarn Market Hotel

An open‐air performance from both the choir and orchestra from the Yarn Market Hotels Music Holiday week. The venue is usually in the old Yarn Market building outside the hotel but please contact the hotel for the exact time of the performance.…

Location: 0.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01643 821425
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29
AUG
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
The Regal Theatre, Somerset

Deep in the beautiful Northumbrian countryside a terrifying mystery and a legendary nemesis await the arrival of the worlds greatest detective. When the wife of Doctor Watson suddenly disappears a desperate quest to find her begins. Sherlock Holmes comes face to face…

Location: 2.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL:
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07
SEP
Stogumber Festival
Stogumber: St Mary's Church and village centre

Stogumber Festival7th 9th September 2018Featuring leading classical and folk artists as well as up‐and‐coming acts the annual Stogumber Festival is a 3 day celebration of music dance and the arts to suit the widest range of tastes. In addition to the…

Location: 7.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08455 390168
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16
NOV
A Cappella Choral Singing Weekend
Yarn Market Hotel

A choral singing weekend with a Christmas theme led by Ian Chesworth who has tutored our choral workshops for over 12 years. The 2 night break is on a full board basis and includes all tuition meals coffee breaks excursions and walks.…

Location: 0.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01643 821425
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18
NOV
Free choral concert of Advent music
Yarn Market Hotel

A concert of choral singing performed by the choir from the Yarn Market Hotels A Cappella Weekend led by Ian Chesworth. In Dunsters historic Tithe Barn. Starts at 2.30 pm. Admission is free and all are welcome to come and listen. …

Location: 0.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01643 821425
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07
DEC
Dunster by Candlelight weekend break
Yarn Market Hotel

Stay in Dunster for this very special weekend where Dunster steps back in time the streets are closed to traffic the village lit by candlelight with shops open late a candlelit parade street entertainers carol singing brass bands morris dancers and much…

Location: 0.5 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01643 821425
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24
DEC
Christmas in Dunster
Yarn Market Hotel

Enjoy a traditional Christmas in the medieval village of Dunster. Full board break including Gala Dinners on Christmas Eve and Boxing Day traditional Christmas lunch and evening buffet supper. A programme of activities is on offer throughout the break or just relax…

Location: 0.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01643 821425
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27
DEC
Twitxmas Break in Dunster
Yarn Market Hotel

A 3 night break between Christmas and the New Year to enjoy Dinner Bed and Breakfast and including admission to 2 West Country attractions choose from Dunster Castle and Gardens The West Somerset Railway Exmoor Zoo Eden Project SS Great Britain RNAS…

Location: 0.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01643 821425
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30
DEC
New Year Jazz Break with the John Shillito Band
Yarn Market Hotel

Stomp out the old year and swing in the new with festive season hot music from the fantastic John Shillito Jazz Band who play a different programme of great music each night with jazz jive boogie woogie blues and swing.Residential weekend ticket…

Location: 0.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01643 821425
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Tourist Attractions


Cleve Abbey

The jewel of Somerset ‐ some of England's finest cloister buildings, magnificent architecture and unique wall paintings, set in a peaceful riverside location. Discover 800 years of monastic life ‐ medieval painted chamber, timber roofing, wonderful floor tiles and amazing cloister buildings.…

Dunster Castle

Dramatically sited on a wooded hill, a castle has existed here since at least Norman times. The 15th‐century gatehouse survives, and the present building was remodelled in 1868‐72 by Antony Salvin for the Luttrell family, who lived here for 600 years. The fine oak staircase and plasterwork of…

Clowns

C L O W N S ‐ Amusement Park in Minehead, Somerset. Contact venue on telephone number 01643707190 for opening times, entrance costs, and attractionsrides available at this park.…

Dunster Water Mill

The West Country's finest working water mill, built in 1680, the mill is set in magnificent surroundings alongside the River Avill overlooking Exmoor National Park, only minutes from Dunster Castle and High Street.See how flour is produced as the wheat grain is fed down to the grinding stones…

Merlins Amusements

Merlins Amusements ‐ Amusement Park in Minehead, Somerset. Contact venue on telephone number 01643708860 for opening times, entrance costs, and attractionsrides available at this park.…

Olympia Amusements

Olympia Amusements ‐ Amusement Park in Minehead, Somerset. Contact venue on telephone number 01643702493 for opening times, entrance costs, and attractionsrides available at this park.…

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Want to see what other attractions to visit when in Dunster? See our list of attractions in Dunster, including theme parks, castles, historic houses, zoos and many more family days out.