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.

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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

22
JAN
Professional Wrestling featuring Cody Rhodes
Bath Komedia

Professional Wrestling returns to Bath later this month on Sunday 22nd January as CSF present their 18th Anniversary Event. Joining the star studded roster live in action is former WWE Intercontinental United States and World Tag Team Champion: Cody RhodesCody Son of…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07939 275636
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28
JAN
Create: Art
The Edge, University of Bath

Led by artist educator Dorcas Casey activities are tailored for a wide age range 5‐11yrs and vary from sticking collage and drawing as well as exploring other ways of art making such as printmaking and using textiles. The sessions are a great…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01225 386777
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28
JAN
Create: Tales for Tots
The Edge, University of Bath

This class is the perfect way to fire your childs imagination spark a love of reading and encourage their creativity.Join our group for the youngest members of the family. Take part in an interactive morning of storytelling music dance and craft in…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01225 386777
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28
JAN
Latin for Beginners
The Roman Baths

Meet the classical authors discover the Latin words behind many English ones see how the language works... and hear the Latin of poets and others all in a day.Next time you visit the Roman Baths Museum you will look with fresh eyes…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +44(0)1225 477773
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01
FEB
Spirit Of The Andes Roadshow
The Eastbury Hotel

Since rescuing Spirit Of The Andes in 2015 our customers frequently ask if we will reopen a shop near them. Our stunning catalogue and website photos beautiful as they are just dont do justice to the quality and feel of our lovely…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 03333 110015
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02
FEB
Speed Dating in Bath
Circo

Speed Dating in Bath for anyone aged 37 to 52 on Thursday 2nd February 2017Book here ‐ http:www.slowdating.comspeed‐datingbath106456.aspx ‐ by clicking on the link to meet new people at Baths most popular singles night How speed dating in Bath works ‐ When…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 02380 784694
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04
FEB
Greek for Beginners
The Roman Baths

By the end of the day students will be able to read the Greek alphabet and recognise the Greek origins of many English words. Well begin learning how the Greek language is structured. Well also discuss the history of the Greek language…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +44(0)1225 477773
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04
FEB
Lace in Fashion
Fashion Museum Bath

Lace has been a sign of style and elegance since the sixteenth century. From fine luxury garments worn by royals and the aristocracy to machine‐made fashions for the everyday our brand new exhibition will reveal both the techniques and the top names…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: +44(0)1225 477789
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04
FEB
The 37th Carole Nash Bristol Classic MotorCycle Sh
The Royal Bath & West Showground

The Bath and West Showground in Shepton Mallet Somerset is the venue for the traditional Carole Nash Bristol Classic MotorCycle Show ‐ an event that many deem as their favourite of the year.With a friendly atmosphere Classic Bike Shows annual trip to…

Location: 2.4 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01507 529429
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10
FEB
James Capper - Sculpture and Hydraulics
The Edge, University of Bath

The works of sculptor James Capper separate into what he calls DIVISIONS as follows: EARTH MARKING CARVING OFFSHORE MATERIAL HANDLING and AVIATION. This self‐deployed genealogy encompasses the artists passion for hydraulic engineering and fascination with areas of technology such as earthmoving machinery.…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01225 386777
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11
FEB
The Footman James Great Western Classic Car Show 2
The Royal Bath & West Showground

Kicking off the show season every year The Footman James Great Western Classic Car Show on February 11‐12 is the biggest and best of its kind in the South West of England.and 2017 plans to be the best ever show Attracting thousands…

Location: 2.4 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01507 529549
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15
FEB
MAKE
The Edge, University of Bath

Spend your half term with us and take part in either one or two action packed days playing games getting messy with arts and craft activities and creating colourful stories and characters. Both days will be a special mix of imaginative fun…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01225 386777
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16
FEB
James Capper Artist Talk
The Edge, University of Bath

The works of sculptor James Capper separate into what he calls DIVISIONS: EARTH MARKING CARVING OFFSHORE MATERIAL HANDLING and AVIATION. This self‐deployed genealogy encompasses the artists passion for hydraulic engineering. Less obvious is the journey of experimentation and refinement Capper is undertaking…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01225 386777
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18
FEB
Hugo
The Edge, University of Bath

In Paris in 1931 an orphan named Hugo Cabret lives in the walls of a train station. Parentless and abandoned Hugo spends his days winding the station clocks filching breakfast from the platform food‐stalls and doing his best to continue the family…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01225 386777
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22
FEB
Assemblage
The Edge, University of Bath

A series of morning workshops that embrace the innovative methods of construction found in the work of James Capper. Participants will learn about the use of colour form and scale via grouping and accumulation. The workshops cater to participants of all abilities…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01225 386777
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25
FEB
The Dolly Parton Story Featuring Kenny Rogers
The Dragonfly Theatre

This performance will feature a totally new version of the popular touring show The Dolly Parton Story:The show features the fantastic lead vocals of Andrea Pattison who closely mimics Dollys unmistakable sound and phrasing as well as her renowned onstage wit and…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01761 502222
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01
MAR
Deconstruction
The Edge, University of Bath

A series of four afternoon workshops that embrace the innovative methods of deconstruction found in the work of James Capper. Participants will learn about the use of line mark making repetition and layered surfaces. The workshops cater to participants of all abilities…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01225 386777
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16
MAR
Science Showoff
The Edge, University of Bath

Need a bit more geek in your life but want to get a proper evenings entertainment at the same time Geek comedian Steve Cross hosts some of Baths top science comedy and performance talent in a night of clever chaotic cabaret. Come…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01225 386777
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23
MAR
Simon Singh: The Simpsons & Mathematical Secrets
The Edge, University of Bath

Simon Singh: The Simpsons & their Mathematical Secrets. You may have watched hundreds of episodes of The Simpsons and its sister show Futurama without ever realizing that cleverly embedded in many plots are subtle references to mathematics ranging from well‐known equations to…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01225 386777
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02
APR
Tavaziva Professional Workshop
The Edge, University of Bath

This workshop is £10 or offered at £16 with an AFRICARMEN show ticket included.As part of Tavaziva Dance Company coming to The Edge in April we are delighted to offer a half day professional dance workshop with company dancers Anna Watkins and…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01225 386777
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08
APR
Getting Dressed
The Edge, University of Bath

Have you ever put your coat on the wrong‐way Or couldnt find the right arm holes in your trousers Or had a day where you just didnt want to wear clothesDive into a world of colour texture and movement with SECOND HAND…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01225 386777
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08
APR
Tavaziva Dance: Africarmen
The Edge, University of Bath

The specially commissioned original sound track is composed and arranged by Fayyaz Virji of the Warriors International. Through a synthesis of ballet contemporary and African dance Bawren Tavazivas interpretation of the Carmen story is strikingly powerful sensual and beautifully performed by…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01225 386777
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22
APR
coLAB
The Edge, University of Bath

Hosted in the University of Baths Creativity Centre the day allows you to explore work in the Edges purpose built galleries and studios. Edge Arts present a day to explore pioneering ways that movement can collaborate with technology. coLAB offers opportunities to…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01225 386777
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22
APR
Neon Dance - Empathy
The Edge, University of Bath

Touching and emotionally charged. Empathy reflects on what influences us to empathise with others. Five dancers jostle for position folding lifting and balancing against one another as they navigate through a beguiling laser light design.Taking inspiration from the work of psychologist…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01225 386777
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01
JUL
Cotswold Way Challenge
Royal Victoria Park

Take part as an individual or as a group and we will support you all the way to the finish lineBy joining Team Mencap you will receive:Free hot food and snacksA Mencap running vest or t‐shirtGreat fundraising supportTiming chips a medal and…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02076 966946
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16
JUL
Frome Half Marathon
Frome

The Frome Half Marathon 2017 will be held on the 16th of July. All races start at the Frome Town Football Ground at 10:00 am and make their way through the streets of the town and surrounding countryside returning through the Town…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07740 554190
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10
SEP
Designability Dragon Boat Event
River Avon

Dragon Boat racing is an ancient Chinese tradition and the fastest growing water activity in Britain today‐ as well as the most fun Up to 10 people paddle each 30 boat with a drummer at the front beating in time and our…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01780 470718
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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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