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

29
SEP
Twilight Talk - Tudor Shirts and Blackwork Decorat
Fashion Museum Bath

Beneath their ornate doublets and richly decorated robes Tudor men and women of fashion chose to wear fine linen shirts shifts and smocks frequently decorated with beautiful blackwork embroidery. Dr Susan North of the Victoria and Albert Museum will explore this hidden…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: +44(0)1225 477789
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01
OCT
Royal School of Needlework Workshop
Fashion Museum Bath

Royal School of Needlework tutor Deborah Wilding will be teaching a bespoke Blackwork class at the Fashion Museum Bath Study Facilities on Saturday 1st October 2016. This class is suitable for both beginners and more advanced stitchers and is based on this…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: +44(0)1225 477789
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07
OCT
Craig Charles Funk and Soul Club - Frome
The Cheese and Grain

PRESS RELEASEFrome ‐ ya look good ya smell good but do ya feel goodIts time to shine up those dancing shoes and digging out the fly threads because weve got one hell of a classy night in store for you. Thats right…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07590 369346
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08
OCT
Donette Forte and The Urban Lions
The Bruton Club

Saturday 8th October ‐ Bruton Dub ClubDonette Forte & The Urban Lions are an eight piece roots reggae train with the lioness of British roots music Donette Forte at the controls and a well versed crew of singers and players from station…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01749 813244
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13
OCT
Twilight Talk - The Birth of Cool
Fashion Museum Bath

A special talk to celebrate Black History Month 2016. Professor Carol Tulloch will showcase and share stories and images of black fashion and style in Britain drawing on the research for her recent book The Birth of Cool. This obsession with dressing…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: +44(0)1225 477789
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14
OCT
Mystery Jets
Komedia

Eclectic British 5 piece the Mystery Jets have announced a release date for their long awaited new album Radlands and a 16 date tour of the UK to follow in support starting on the 28th…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

15
OCT
Pottery for Beginners
The Roman Baths

Book onto our day school on early pottery in Britain. You will get the opportunity to handle pottery from late Medieval to Victorian times and learn how to identify them. Book on 01225 477773. £45.00£35.00 for Discovery Card holders.Category: Classes Courses…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01225 477773
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26
OCT
Fear Avon Valley 2016
Avon Valley Adventure & Wildlife Park

If you have never been to a Scare attraction think of a Horror Movie that you are in This is a certificate 12A event. Most visitors will fine some scenes disturbing if you get out aliveThe Event Consists Of Three Award Winning…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01179 864929
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27
OCT
Museums at Night: Lighting up the Great Bath
The Roman Baths

Come along to the Roman Baths when we stay open late for Museums at Night. Enjoy the Great Bath by torchlight with the opportunity to make mini lights. Last entry 7.00pm.Venue: The Roman Baths Stall Street Bath BA1 1LZPriceMuseum entry: GBP 15.00Links:…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: +44(0)1225 477785
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28
OCT
Craig Green In Conversation with Gordon Richardson
Fashion Museum Bath

Electric blue cotton and quilted ensembles by the award‐winning British menswear designer Craig Green were chosen by Gordon Richardson chief designer at Topman as the Fashion Museums Dress of the Year 2015. Hear both the designer and the selector in a special…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: +44(0)1225 477789
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05
NOV
The Footman James Classic Vehicle Restoration Show
The Royal Bath & West Showground

From completely untouched barn finds to pristine concours examples The Footman James Classic Vehicle Restoration Show embraces anything and everything restoration. No matter how far through the project you are how much budget you have or your level of expertise youll find…

Location: 2.4 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01507 529435
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10
NOV
Twilight Talk - The Worth Paquin Archive at the Fa
Fashion Museum Bath

The Fashion Museum collection includes a fantastic and extensive archive collection of fashion photographs drawings and press scrapbooks from two leading French couturiers the house of Worth and the house of Paquin. Elaine Uttley will talk about her recent work uncovering this…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: +44(0)1225 477789
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19
NOV
The Ancient History Express with George Sharpley
The Roman Baths

A little Latin is needed for this two‐day course ‐ a natural follow‐on from George Sharpleys day for Latin beginners.On the first day we visit Rome in the early days of legends Hannibal and Carthage the 1st century BC of Caesar Pompey…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: +44(0)1225 477785
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24
NOV
Twilight Talk - Telling Fashion Stories
Fashion Museum Bath

Miss Lachasse is a 1950s fashion doll with a complete couture wardrobe and one of the star objects in the exhibition A History of Fashion in 100 Objects currently showing at the Fashion Museum Bath. Professor Amy de la Haye from the…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: +44(0)1225 477789
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25
NOV
The Christmas Shopping Show featuring the Bath & W
The Bath & West Showground

The Christmas Shopping Show featuring the Bath & West Food Market will offer a wonderful range of shopping in a festive atmosphere. Live musical entertainment and Santa and his Toy Workshop will help to ensure that you enjoy a delightful stress free…

Location: 2.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07445 738429
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30
NOV
Nutrition & Exercise for Health & Fat Loss
University of Bath

Come along to our Public Lecture at the University of Bath where Dr Javier Gonzalez University of Bath Dr James Betts University of Bath and Dr Stephen Burns Nangyang Technological University Singapore will be discussing some of their latest research on the…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL:
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03
DEC
Peter Brown: A Bath Painter’s Travels
Victoria Art Gallery

This exhibition features over 100 new oil paintings and drawings by Bath‐based artist Peter Brown commonly known as Pete the Street for his habit of painting outdoors in all weathers. The exhibits all to be captured in a brand new book include…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: +44(0)1225 477233
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17
DEC
Spectacular Bath & West Christmas Party 2016
The Bath & West Showground

Celebrate Christmas Scandinavian style at the Showground with award‐winning internationally renowned ABBA tribute band; Revival. Take a musical journey back to pop‐tastic disco days with this spectacular act; lovingly recreating the costumes choreography production and most importantly the music of the…

Location: 2.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01749 822200
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19
DEC
Christmas With The Rat Pack
The Dragonfly Theatre

Tis the season to be merry Beat the winter blues with the special Christmas version of the hit show for the festive season ‐ Direct from the 02 Arena David Alaceys original Rat Pack Show in its 18th year comes to The…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01761 502222
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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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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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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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