Past Local Events

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

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 …

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 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 …

Badger watch at Glastonbury Abbey

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

Glastonbury PLG ‘How The Law of Attraction Really Works’ – with Michael James

There is so much written about ‘The Law of Attraction’ and people are confused. Join Michael in this practical evening where you will discover the answers you are looking for: Proven ways that have worked for thousands of people- and will work for you.

Glastonbury Abbey – Castle Theatre Presents ‘Much Ado About Nothing’

Touring from the University of Durham, Castle Theatre Company presents one of Shakespeare’s greatest, timeless comedies – Much Ado About Nothing.

Centred on two pairs of feuding lovers, the play explores gossip, deception and the never ending search for love.

Glastonbury Magic Festival

Returning for its second year, a Family Friendly Celebration of Wonder on the Ancient Isle of Avalon Join a Mystic Cast of Wizards, Magicians and Wonder Workers for Close-up, Street and Stage Magic. Lectures, Workshops and The Crystal Ball, a Magical Masquerade. All events are individually ticketed and very reasonably priced,

Glastonbury Abbey – Bats at the Abbey

Discover the bats at the abbey with this special event on Friday July 15  from 6pm until 9pm. Suitable for children aged seven to 12, cost is £3 per child. Places must be booked in advance as spaces are limited – call 01458 832267 during office hours or email info@glastonburyabbey.com. Open to one adult with up Read more …

Badger watch at Glastonbury Abbey

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