Events in and around Glastonbury

Glastonbury landscape

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

(Past events here)

Royal Bath & West Show 2016

Annual agricultural show close to Glastonbury with events, entertainment and education for all the family. The show includes the British Cheese Awards, The British Cider Championships and a celebration of all things equine!

PRC Talk ‘Basic Practical Magic – Working with the Moon’ with Liz Williams

The fourth in a series of 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​.

The 23rd Vale of Avalon Vintage Vehicle Road Run

The 23rd Vale of Avalon Vintage Vehicle Road Run

One of Somerset’s largest gatherings of vintage vehicles, Attracting entries from all over the country.

Glastonbury Abbey Open Evening

4pm – 8pm the Abbey will be open to celebrate Her Majesty the Queen’s 90th birthday. Entertainment includes a selection of local music, a bar as well as a variety of fun activities. FREE ENTRY

‘The Heart Centres of Britain’ – A talk by Gary Biltcliffe

Wessex Research Group host a talk by Gary Biltcliffe entitled ‘The Heart Centres of Britain’

Glastonbury Abbey – Rain or Shine Theatre Company perform A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Rain or Shine is back this summer to present A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Wytches Market

Glastonbury Town Hall. Refreshments & Hot food all day. Over 40 enchanting and magical stalls. Free Admission.

PRC Talk ‘Basic Practical Magic – Spellwork’ with Liz Williams

The fifth and penultimate of a series of 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​.

Glastonbury Anglican Pilgrimage 2016

The Glastonbury Anglican Pilgrimage takes place on Saturday 9th July 2015 at 12 noon. Check the website for more details.

Glastonbury Catholic Pilgrimage 2016

A procession is made around the Abbey grounds, then out into the High Street and back to the Abbey via the main entrance, in Magdalene Street. Bishops and visiting dignitaries lead the singing pilgrims in procession.