Past Local Events

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

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 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.

Glastonbury PLG ‘My Incredible Journey with the Orbs’ – with Anna Leonie

Never before in the history of humanity have so many orbs drawn so close to earth, in such large numbers and so frequently. More and more people are becoming aware of their divine presence; but there is the constant question: why? what? who?

‘Anchoring the Diamond Light’ – A talk by Dr Jacqueline Hobbs

Wessex Research Group host a talk by Dr Jacqueline Hobbs entitled ‘Change Your Frequency’

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.

Glastonbury Anglican Pilgrimage 2016

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

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​.

Wytches Market

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