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
JUN
Lavender Field Event
Lavender & Co

Lavender & Co single estate lavender field on the slopes of the Mendip Hills in Axbridge is open 23rd‐25th June 2017 from 11am to 4pm. The field overlooking the Somerset Levels will be in full and glorious bloom. We will be…

Location: 12.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01934 733939
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27
JUN
The Brutalist Playground
The Edge, University of Bath

Commissioned by the RIBA The Brutalist Playground shines a light on the abstract concrete playgrounds designed as part of post‐war housing estates in the mid‐twentieth century. Often made from concrete such playgrounds were cast into housing estates such as Churchill Gardens Pimlico;…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

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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02
JUL
Haynes Breakfast Club
Haynes International Motor Museum

Calling all motoring enthusiasts On the first Sunday of each month we are running a breakfast club open to all marques. As well as meeting other vehicle owners participants can chat over a coffee and a hearty breakfast from a full…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01963 440804
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07
JUL
Yoga Connects Full Moon Festival in Glastonbury
Garslade Farm

YOGA CONNECTS FULL MOON FESTIVAL GLASTONBURY Our new location the sacred and magical landscape of Glastonbury a place known for its healing and powerful energy. Known as THE HEART CHAKRA of England the venue has incredible views over Glastonbury Tor. We…

Location: 7.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +447866 385366
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09
JUL
Summertime with Bath Camerata
The Guildhall Bath

Fizz strawberries & cream and songs for summer are in store at Bath Cameratas Summertime concert all set in the resplendent surroundings of Baths historic Guildhall on Sunday 9 July at 4pm. Their programme will be a mix of unaccompanied summer…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01225 463362
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15
JUL
Alkmaar Youth Orchestra Concert: "Connections"
Roper Theatre

The wonderful talented & spirited Youth Orchestra of Alkmaar part of the Artiance Cultural centre in Baths Dutch twin city and their inspirational musical director Otto de Jong are returning to Bath in July to help us mark 70 years of friendship…

Location: 15.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07768 881197
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15
JUL
Avon Valley Charity Picnic Concert
Avon Valley Adventure & Wildlife Park

Avon Valley Adventure and Wildlife Park are delighted to announce that the renowned Bath Philharmonia Orchestra will be performing a one‐off open‐air Charity Picnic Concert event in the park grounds on Saturday 15th July.All profits will be donated to The Jessie May…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01179 864929
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15
JUL
Corston Country Fair
Corston Playing Fields

A traditional country fair which offers something for all the family from beer tent bouncy castle brass band cakes classic cars to Chuffy the train ride tea tent vintage tractor and everything in between. The fair has been running for over 100…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL:
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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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16
JUL
Haynes Bikers’ Breakfast Ride-in
Haynes International Motor Museum

Calling all biking enthusiasts On the third Sunday of each month we are running a breakfast ride‐in open to all marques. As well as meeting other bikers participants can chat over a coffee and a hearty breakfast from a full English…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01963 440804
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21
JUL
Family Camping Weekend
Avon Valley Adventure And Wildlife Park

What a unique opportunity to stay with Avon Valley Adventure and Wildlife Park taking part in extra special activities available all weekend.Tickets include; Unlimited Park entry all weekend plus activities before and after the Parks opening hours.We have so many activities planned…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01179 864929
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22
JUL
Here Be Dragons
Victoria Art Gallery

The worlds of literature film and art both past and present demonstrate the enduring popularity of the dragon as magical creature fearsome fire‐breather insomniac guardian of treasures and scaly flying serpent. A creature to be loved and loathed perhaps but never cuddled…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: +44(0)1225 477233
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29
JUL
Somerset Chamber Choir Concert - Serenade to Music
Wells Cathedral

Some great instrumental works are included too for this Graham Caldbecks final concert as the choirs Musical Director after an extraordinarily successful 27 years. He has chosen works by some of the choirs favourite composers and others of personal significance to him.Somerset…

Location: 4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01749- 672773
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10
AUG
Speed Dating in Bath
Circo Bar

Speed Dating in BathHow Speed Dating in Bath worksWhen you arrive at the speed dating venue for Speed Dating in Bath you will be greeted by our friendly professional hosts. They will settle you in by briefly explaining the format of the…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02380 784694
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19
AUG
Avon Valley Adventure Show
Avon Valley Adventure And Wildlife Park

Welcome to the new and exciting show The Avon Valley Adventure Show 2017. The aim of the show is to open the doors to all the adventure that the UK offers; for visitors to have the opportunity to have a go and…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07865 202600
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25
AUG
Field Trip Festival - 2017
Gilcombe Farm, Bruton

Taking place at the lush Gilcombe farm in Bruton Somerset big name headliners like Faithless and Leftfield will be joined by the likes of Yousef Cats N Dogz and many more. Shortlisted for Best UK Dance Event at this years UK Festival…

Location: 6.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07584 072308
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25
AUG
Field Trip Festival 2017 - Faithless, Leftfield
Gilcombe Farm, Bruton

. LINE UP SO FAR:Faithless dj SET Leftfield dj SET YOUSEF catz n dogz DJ Hype Benny Page Eat Static LIVE CamelPhat KOVEN. InsideInfo Cyantific Mob Tactics Raffa FL Latmun…

Location: 6.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07768 765434
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03
SEP
Rare Breeds 100
Haynes International Motor Museum

From the distinctive to the exceptional this is your chance to discover some really rare vehicles hear about the history and see them running on the Museum test circuit. This annual show is a one day only event with over 100…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01963 440804
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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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21
OCT
Haunted Haynes Week
Haynes International Motor Museum

Boo From Saturday 21st to Sunday 29th October the ghosts move into the Museum. Children come in full fancy dress if you dare and get in for FREE. Have a go at pumpkin carving and complete the Ghostly Charlie Crow Treasure…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01963 440804
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02
DEC
Christmas at Haynes
Haynes International Motor Museum

Santas elves are back Calling all kids While making the toys and experiencing the chaos of Christmas some of Santas Elves have gone missing and have ended up in the Museum. With no‐one around to finish off the presents…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01963 440804
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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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