What's on inShepton Mallet

Welcome to Shepton Mallet

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

Tourist information Shepton Mallet

Tourist Information

Everything you need to know if you're visiting Shepton Mallet as a visitor or a resident.

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Forthcoming events in Shepton Mallet

26
JUL
Elgar's The Dream of Gerontius
Wells Cathedral

Hear these English choral masterpieces performed live in one of Englands finest cathedrals ‐ Somerset Chamber Choirs 30th anniversary concert in the stunning setting of Wells Cathedral:ELGARThe Dream of Gerontius PARRYI was gladBlest Pair of SirensJerusalemwithRobert Murray tenorVictoria Simmonds mezzo‐sopranoGary Griffiths baritoneSouthern…

Location: 4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01823 336344
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26
JUL
RNAS Yeovilton Air Day
RNAS Yeovilton

Royal Naval Air Station Yeovilton Somerset will open its gates on Saturday 26 July for the Royal Navy's premier airshow. The Air Day one of the Southwest's largest one day events will offer an action‐packed day out for all the family with…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

09
AUG
Somerset Festival of Transport
Somersets festival of Transport

Transport through the ages Commercialstractorsmotor cyclesCarsArmy vehicalsstationary enginesHeavy HorsesCollectionsSteam enginesThrashing1940 tea roomtrade standscraft and model tentwall of deathfairfood outletsbarmusicRing perades…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 07900 695620
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09
AUG
Robert Plant
Glastonbury Abbey

English rock legend Robert Plant is of course best known for being the lyricist in Led Zeppelin and his successful partnership with Jimmy page. He has a note‐worthy solo career also beyond the band but…

Location: 7.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

17
AUG
Jeff Clew Memorial Run
Haynes International Motor Museum

The 5th annual run organised by the Dorset branch of the VMCC open to motorcycles over 25 years old come and see hundreds of examples of two‐wheeled history starting and finishing at the museum. For more information contact Rodney Hann …

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01963 440804
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17
AUG
The Mid Somerset Show (Shepton Show)
Shepton Showground

The Shepton Show is Europe's largest free one‐day show. Each of the two show rings will run a full programme of events throughout the day. There are full range of trade stands exhibits and entertainments for all the family.The Mangledwurzels will be…

Location: 0.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL:
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23
AUG
Halfway To Paradise - The Billy Fury Story
Memorial Theatre

Billy Fury was Britains own Elvis ‐ & the girls justloved himHis own band ‐ the original Furys Tornados remember him by re‐playing live his unbelievable29 hit records.With the stunning voice of Colin Gold as Fury.…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01373 462795
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07
SEP
Rare Breeds Vehicle Show
Haynes International Motor Museum

From the quirky to the exotic a unique chance to see some of the rarer cars all together in one big event including a concours event and club competitions.The Rare Breeds Show is open to all vehicles that are rare or different…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01963 440807
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14
SEP
Japbikefest
Haynes International Motor Museum

In association with the Taunton and Bridgwater section of the VJMC a festival of Classic Japanese bikes from the earliest examples in this country up to the modern classics of fifteen years ago. For more information contact Nick Watson email: wbrunobearaol.com…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01963 440059
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15
SEP
FREE taster session at the Bath Rock Choir
Saint Swithin's Church

Your local Bath choir is run by singerpianist Michael Childs. We are the local community choir with the national reputation ‐ join the Bath Rock Choir and experience the singing phenomenon that Will Smith described as Fantastic. Whilst retaining our community spirit…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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17
SEP
Moscow State Circus
Royal Victoria Park

Promising their 'greatest ever production to date' the ever‐popular Moscow State Circus are a world‐renowned circus troupe where 'magnificent feats of human achievement' are the norm. Expect rogue clowns mucking around performers in high‐wires…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

17
SEP
Moscow State Circus Park Gorkogo
Royal Victoria Park

Moscow State Circus Park Gorkogo at Royal Victoria Park in Bath on Wednesday 17 September 2014. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Moscow State Circus Park Gorkogo tickets so weve done the legwork for…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

20
SEP
Ghost Hunt at Wookey Hole And Mill
Wookey Hole Caves

We will be investigating the great Wookey Hole Caves in the village of Wookey Hole on the southern edge of the Mendip Hills near Wells in Somerset England Dare you join us for the night as we investigate the old mill and…

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Bizarre

TEL: 01158 499396
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27
SEP
Michael Nesmith
The Forum

‐ watch Michael Nesmith live at The Forum in Bath Avon on the Saturday 27 September 2014. Compare ticket prices and save on the best seats in the house…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

14
OCT
Nick Mulvey
Komedia

Nick Mulvey at Komedia in Bath on Tuesday 14 October 2014. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats at the best prices all…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

15
OCT
Nerina Pallot
Komedia

‐ watch Nerina Pallot live at Komedia in Bath Somerset on the Wednesday 15 October 2014. Compare ticket prices and save on the best seats in the house…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

16
OCT
Hollie McNish
Bath Komedia

Hollie McNish at Bath Komedia in Bath on Thursday 16 October 2014. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Hollie McNish tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn Seatwave…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

17
OCT
Chris Ramsey
Komedia

Fresh from a complete sell‐out twice extended 2012 tour multiple appearances on Celebrity Juice and 8 Out of 10 Cats and a starring role in BBC Two's Hebburn Chris embarks on a brand new tour…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

19
OCT
Al Murray One Man One Guvnor
Theatre Royal Bath

Tickets for Al Murray One Man One Guvnor at Theatre Royal Bath on the Sunday 19 October 2014 are bound to sell out fast ‐ to watch Al Murray One Man One Guvnor live at Theatre Royal Bath see our list of…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

24
OCT
Johnny Marr
Pavillion Bath

Johnny Marr at Pavillion Bath in Bath on Friday 24 October 2014. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans. Let us do the…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

04
NOV
Kill It Kid
Komedia

Kill It Kid at Komedia in Bath on Tuesday 04 November 2014. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable companies including Ticketmaster GetMeIn…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

13
NOV
Paul Hollywood
The Forum

TVs baking star Paul Hollywood brings his first ever live show to the UK in 2014. Paul Hollywood Live ‐ Get Your Bake On sees Paul take to the stage for an evening of baking…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

14
NOV
The Noise NExt Door UK Tour 2014
Bath Komedia

After six sell out Edinburgh Festival runs to huge critical acclaim the UK's premiere improv comedy troupe The Noise Next Door will be touring the UK starting on 8th May 2014 and culminating on 21st December 2014. The Noise Next Door are…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02072 843444
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20
NOV
Paloma Faith
The Forum

British singersong writer and actress Paloma Faith released her successful debut single in 2009 Stone Cold Sober and her album Do You Want the Truth or Something Beautiful Was certified platinum with a spot in…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

22
NOV
Santaland
Wookey Hole Caves

Christmas Illuminations in the Valley. Visit Santa in his Grotto meet the real reindeer and watch our Christmas Circus Show The only way to start your Christamas celebrations. Free present fo every child. …

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 017498 672243
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27
NOV
The South
Komedia

Formed in 1988 The Beautiful South had a string of hit singles such as Old Red Eyes Is Back Rotterdam Dont Marry Her Perfect 10 and Number One single A Little Time. Their greatest hits…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

07
DEC
Frank Skinner Man in a Suit
Theatre Royal Bath

Frank Skinner Man in a Suit at Theatre Royal Bath in Bath on Sunday 07 December 2014. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

09
DEC
Lee Nelson
Komedia

Hello u blurb readin legend Its Lee Nelson here from off ur tele im coming to a crap town near u with my brand new WELL NEW TOURits gonna b bigga betta …

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

31
DEC
New Years Eve Party
Wookey Hole Caves

Party In the MIll food and live entertainment with Fireworks…

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01749 672243
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13
FEB
9th Bath Cider Festival with The Mangledwurzels
Bath Pavilion

The 9th Bath Cider Festival is one of the largest gatherings of real ciders and perries ‐ and cider and perry drinkers ‐ in the West. There are three sessions ‐ Friday: 7.30pm‐11pm and Saturday 11.30am‐4pm and 7.30pm‐11pm. Session tickets on sale…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01373 466626
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Tourist Attractions


East Somerset Railway

Enjoy a relaxed, unhurried and civilised journey on a steam train here at the East Somerset Railway. The majestic steam engine has been around for over 200 years. Seeing the trains in all their glory brings a real sense of history to your visit and there is always…

Haynes International Motor Museum

Travel through motoring history at Britain's most spectacular international collection of historic cars from around the world. You've loved them, you've loathed them, or you've lusted after them ‐ now they're all under one roof.Founded by John Haynes OBE, Chairman of the Haynes Publishing Group, the collection of…

Wookey Hole Caves

Wookey Hole Caves ' a great day out for all the family, whatever the weather... Wander through the prehistoric valley of the Dinosaurs featuring King Kong and relax in our magical Fairy Garden. The 19th Century Paper Mill houses a variety of fascinating attractions including the Victorian Penny…

Glastonbury Abbey

For centuries travellers and pilgrims have visited this sacred site, situated in the heart of the beautiful county of Somerset. Traditionally the seat of Christianity in England and steeped in legend, Glastonbury Abbey attracts visitors from across the globe, who come to marvel at these romantic ruins.As well…

The Shoe Museum

Shoes and related exhibits from Roman times to the present day. Documents and photographs tell the history of shoemaking in 19th century Street. Wheelchair Access is not available at weekends.Times: Mon‐Fri 10.00‐16.45 Sat 10.00‐17.00 Sun 11.00‐17.00 Prices:Free entry …

Bearberry Snooker Club

SnookerPool Hall at Bearberry Snooker Club in Radstock, Avon. Contact venue on 01761 419456 for opening times, entrance costs and snooker table informationavailability.…

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