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

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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23
MAR
Speed Dating in Bath
Circo

Speed Dating in Bath for anyone aged 30 to 45 on Thursday 23rd March 2017Book here ‐ http:www.slowdating.comspeed‐datingbath106458.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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24
MAR
Pipeline Theatre - Spillikin
Sandford Orcas Village Hall

Its the 70s. Sally likes Debbie Harry Raymond likes making robots; theyre an unlikely pair. Flash forward to 2030. After a long childless and sometimes bumpy marriage Sally has Alzheimers. Before Raymond died he created a robot uploaded with his memories…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01963 220208
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30
MAR
Twilight Talk: Historical Gloves - Status and Sple
Fashion Museum Bath

Fashion and design historian Rebecca Unsworth of Queen Mary University of London and the Victoria and Albert Museum will talk about gloves from the 1600s in the context of her work of early modern clothing and shared European fashion. The Fashion Museum…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: +44(0)1225 477789
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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
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: Lifestyle

TEL: +44(0)1225 477785
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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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14
APR
Bath Camerata: Good Friday Concert
Wells Cathedral

For this years Good Friday concert Bath Camerata conducted by Benjamin Goodson will be singing Herbert Howells intensely personal Requiem a work perfect for this most poignant day in the Christian calendar. Alongside this will be Schnbergs virtuosic masterpiece Friede auf…

Location: 4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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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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26
APR
Gathered & foraged posy making workshop
The Ethicurean Restaurant

Nourish your mind and body by spending a morning learning how to make your own hand tied posy followed by a delicious lunch in the characterful glasshouses of the Victorian walled garden at Barley Wood. Sharing the same philosophy as The Ethicurean…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 07929 253942
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09
MAY
The Dreadful Penny
The Mission Theatre

The year is 1882 and Cecil Snerd has invented the worlds first comfortable bicycle saddle; a blessed relief to velocipedists everywhere who have already dubbed the penny farthing: the man slicer Cecil cheated out of his invention by teutonic cad Hans Von…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01761 300010
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17
JUN
Bath Thai Festival
Royal Victoria Park

A two day event to experience the taste of Thailand this summer at Royal Victoria Park Bath is brought to you by Magic of Thailand.Treat yourself to a weekend wonder and bring along your families and friends to feel a touch of…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

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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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08
SEP
Nathassia Feel The Future Now Tour (Bath)
Komedia

Audacioulsy crafted live electronic music surrounded by the sights & sounds of the decades to come. Step into the future join us and access your full state of Flow.London based electronic music artist NATHASSIA brings us her debut album Light of the…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07710 700750
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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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20
OCT
Absolute Bowie
Cheese & Grain

Absolute Bowie: Celebrating the life of David BowieThere will only ever be one David Bowie he was unique in every way and an inspiration to millions. Absolute Bowie Europes Finest David Bowie Tribute continue to celebrate the life and music of the…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01373 455420
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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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