Past Local Events

These are some of the events that have recently been held in and around Glastonbury and publicised by Pilgrims.

Glastonbury Abbey – The Festival Players Presents ‘Hamlet’

The Festival Players are established as one of our most popular touring Shakespeare companies and 2016 is set to be one of the group’s best visits yet. An iconic play that needs no introduction, expect traditional costumes and a highly accomplished cast.

Badger watch at Glastonbury Abbey

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

Glastonbury Abbey – IK Productions Presents ‘The Wind in the Willows’

IK Productions are returning with The Wind in the Willows, an open-air theatrical production of Kenneth Graham’s classic children’s novel.

Badger watch at Glastonbury Abbey

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

Family Fun Dog Show – Glastonbury Abbey

Entries from 1.15pm, judging from 2pm. Magdalene Street entrance to the Abbot’s Kitchen Field All proceeds to the Rescue Our Ruins Appeal: The Final Chapter Further information here.

Badger watch at Glastonbury Abbey

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

Glastonbury Children’s Festival presents ‘Off The Streets 2016′

Now in it’s 3rd year, this week-long project, will again bring together local organisations, individuals and the community from Glastonbury and surrounds, to celebrate and support hundreds of local children, youth and families through the provision of low cost workshops, activities, entertainment and performances.

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​.

Badger watch at Glastonbury Abbey

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

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 …