Events in and around Glastonbury

Glastonbury landscape

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

(Past events here)

Glastonbury Abbey – Abbey Wildlife Tour

Enjoy a Wildlife Tour of the abbey with one of the volunteers and discover the creatures who share the site. Normal admission applies.

Library of Avalon – ‘Getting to Know the Tarot: The Cups’ with Jackie Hosein

After Jackie’s great success with her “Getting to know the Court Cards” Library Matinee last year, the Library is proud to open the space for more Tarot aficionados to come and explore the deep symbolism and meanings of the cards.
These talks will be presented on the third Saturday of every month, 12 – 1pm.

St. George’s Day

There is a legend that St. George visited Glastonbury and his feast day was celebrated in the town for hundreds of years. There was a chapel of St. George in the Abbey, there is a St. George’s Chapel in St. Johns and of course he gives his name to ‘The George Hotel’, now known as Read more …

Glastonbury PLG ‘The Song of The Soul ‘ – with Tareth and Vicki Burke

Vicki and Tareth will join and help us celebrate the soul of divine love that we all are. In this joining there is the possibility of Tareth manifesting sounds of the soul and the healing alongside Vicki playing her harp. This will be mostly an experiential evening, sharing the inner feeling of being a soul community.

Glastonbury Abbey – Strode College Performing Arts students perform MacBeth

Strode College Performing Arts students explore the power of greed, and the consequences of ‘wanting it all’ in their adaption of Shakespeare’s Macbeth, conceived especially for performance at the abbey.

Beltane Ceremony at Glastonbury Goddess Hall

Chalice Well – Flowering (Beltane) Celebration

The gardens open at 6 am and we hold a morning meditation around the Beltane fire at 7 am. Maypole dancing is at 8:30 am, accompanied by live music. We will also gather at the well head for midday meditation until 12.30. FREE ADMISSION to the gardens 6 am to 12 pm

World Labyrinth Day

Celebrate the 10th Annual World Labyrinth Day on May 5, 2018 and join over 5,000 people taking steps for peace, ‘Walking as One at 1′ in the afternoon. Last year gatherings were held in over 20 countries and 45 US states!  

Glastonbury Dragon Conference 2018

The 2nd Glastonbury Dragon Conference will be at Glastonbury Town Hall, on Magdalene Street. Saturday 5th May, 2018. Speakers include John Matthews, Yuri Leitch, Peter Knight, Alan Royce, Gary Biltcliffe and Richard Freeman, and will close with a dramatic performance by Shadow of the Tor.

Glastonbury Dragon’s May Fayre 2018

On 6th May 2018 the Dragon’s will return to Glastonbury High Street once more! Our Dragon Days are free events and all are welcome. Please be encouraged to dress up; to help create a magical atmosphere. Bring drums, horns, flags and banners to help us raise the energy. We are always in need for more Read more …