Events in and around Glastonbury

Glastonbury landscape

Events happening in the Glastonbury area this week, or the near future.

(Past events here)

Glastonbury Symposium 2016

‘Investigating signs of our times’. An annual three-day conference of mysteries, truth and new frontiers. Now in its 26th year. Optional sacred sites tour Thursday 21st July.

Glastonbury Abbey – The Time Traveller’s Guide to Medieval Music

The Time Traveller’s Guide to Medieval Music is a unique and exciting collaborative project between medieval ensemble The Artisans and historian, writer and BBC TV presenter Dr Ian Mortimer (of the Time Traveller’s Guide series). This candlelit show will take you on a captivating, multi-sensory tour of Medieval England and France via Old English carols, Read more …

The Glastonbury Goddess Conference 2016

The Goddess Conference is open to women, men and young people who love the Goddess. This year it will be celebrating the Lady of Avalon, Goddess of the Sacred Isle. In 2016 Ceremonial dress in all shades of violet, from lilac to purple with silver and sparkling radiance, to wear throughout the Conference. See web address Read more …

Glastonbury Brocante & Vintage Fair 2016

On Sunday July 24th 2016 Glastonbury High Street will be closed to traffic and turned into a giant vintage fair.
50 Stalls of Vintage, Retro, Antiques, Crafts and Artisan Food with Indoor Vintage Market at the URC Hall.

Library of Avalon Fundraiser

Supported by its original founders and a nourishing team of trustees and volunteers, the Library has managed to survive after the flood of 2014. Thanks to magnificent donations and benefactors, the Library has recovered much of the material lost in the flood and gathered updated versions of essential books. However, the cost of lifting the Read more …

Chalice Well – Love & Thanks to Water Ceremony

Join us for a simple ceremony offering love and thanks to water.
You are very welcome to bring some of your own sacred water to this gentle ceremony.
Normal admission applies

Badger watch at Glastonbury Abbey

Badger watch at the Abbey. Every Thursday in July and August at 7.30pm. Booking recommended.

Glastonbury Abbey – Eboracum Baroque Presents Henry Purcell’s ‘King Arthur’

Eboracum Baroque bring this production of Purcell’s semiopera King Arthur. In this semi-staged performance, hear some of Henry Purcell’s greatest music sung and performed by some of the top young professional singers and instrumentalists in the UK. The performance will be given on period instruments in order to recreate the sound of the Baroque era. Read more …

Chalice Well – Fruition Ceremony (Lammas / Lughnasa)

We gather at the well head at 12 pm for celebration and meditation until 12:30. At 12:30 we invite you to join us around the fire on the lower lawn for informal ’conversation’. We hope this will be an opportunity for people to share ideas, thoughts and beliefs, and a chance to increase connection through understanding. Read more …

PRC Talk ‘Basic Practical Magic – Which Kind of Magic?’ with Liz Williams

The last in a series of six workshops designed to explore in some detail exactly why, and how, we do what we do in magical practice. Liz will be looking at the origins of the contemporary magical arts – but also considering whether, why and how they work​.