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

27
APR
Speed Dating in Bath
Circo

Speed Dating in Bath for anyone aged 25 to 38 on Thursday 27th April 2017Book here ‐ http:www.slowdating.comspeed‐datingbath106459.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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06
MAY
University of Bath Festival
The Edge, University of Bath

Were throwing open our doors on Saturday 6 May for local residents of the BANES area to enjoy an action packed day of music fun and celebration. Its a chance to see and try some of the fantastic facilities and research we…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01225 386777
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07
MAY
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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09
MAY
Images of Research 2017
The Edge, University of Bath

The Images of Research competition challenges researchers from across the University of Bath to submit images and short descriptions of their research outlining the difference it makes to our lives and to the world around us.Come and explore the exhibit and learn…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01225 386777
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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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12
MAY
Spring Lunchtime Sessions
The Edge

ANDREW PIJPER: 05 APRIL AT 15:00 Since joining us here at Bath Andrew an accomplished musician has maintained a strong focus on his classical music. Playing for our Chancellor at the opening ceremony of the Edge in 2015 and this year…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01225 386777
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17
MAY
Knowledge Cabaret with a Pint of Science
The Edge, University of Bath

An evening of bite‐sized science entertainment with PhD researchers from the University of Bath sharing their knowledge with you in spectacular and entertaining ways. Early career scientists will present their exciting and innovative research and we are also joined by Kilter Theatre…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01225 386777
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21
MAY
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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29
MAY
Discovery Week
Haynes International Motor Museum

Is your family ready to accept the Haynes Discovery Mission Working as a family of amateur detectives your first task will be to work out what the contents are in one of the mysterious bags. A Museum volunteer will be…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01963 440804
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31
MAY
MAKE
The Edge

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: Visual Arts

TEL: 01225 386777
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09
JUN
Nowadays Tipi
The Edge, University of Bath

In part one of our summer music pop up we welcome master Kora player and songwriter Kadialy Kouyate. Kadialy who is born into the great line of Kouyate Griot in Southern Senegal continues to enchant audiences both internationally and in the…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01225 386777
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10
JUN
Nowadays Family Tipi
The Edge, University of Bath

In Part Two of our tipi adventure we invite the whole family to join us for a magical evening of theatre and music Please do bring a picnic and watch this space for more detailsGroup ticket options:£24 ‐ 1 Adult & 3…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01225 386777
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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

TEL:
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17
JUN
Father’s Day Dream Car Drives Weekend
Haynes International Motor Museum

Forget socks and chocolate this is the ultimate Petrol Head gift idea. Treat Dad to a once in a life‐time chance to drive some iconic cars. Choose from a selection of cars from supercars to luxury marques. For a present…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01963 440804
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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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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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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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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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