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Taunton's rich military and religious history makes it popular with tourists. Explore your hometown by visiting our site to learn what's on Taunton, from indoor cycling classes to the Sunday Carvery at Taunton and Pickeridge. Hestercombe Gardens often hosts fun events suitable for folks of all ages, and you can always find a good antique or boot sale in the area at least once a month. 
Christmas Events
Festival of Light at Longleat
  • Saturday 9th November, 10:00am - Until Sunday 5th January, 6:00pm
This winter, the astonishing Festival of Light will illuminate up Longleat once more! In 2019, we invite you to join us on a thrilling odyssey as myths and legends from across the world are brought to... View event
Aladdin Pantomime
We welcome back the amazing Reamba Productions this December for their latest pantomime extravaganza. Our wishes have been granted, flying into town on a magic carpet will be this year's Christmas Pantomime...... View event
Christmas Traditions at the Museum
  • Friday 13th December 2:30pm until 4:30pm
Discover Christmas past and explore the traditions that are so much a part of this special time of year. With Curator of Social History, Bethan Murray. Booking advised, £5 – including tea and cake.... View event
Christmas Party with DJ Dave Lee
The evening commences at 7.30pm, have a drink in the bar and when your group has arrived we’ll show you through to your candlelit table and take care of your food orders. At approximately 10pm the disco... View event
Taunton Rugby Football Club Christmas 2019
Christmas Party nights at £30 per person. 2 course Christmas carvery, live band - limited edition, supported by a disco. View event
Santa's Grotto at Museum of Somerset
On Saturdays in December, and on Wednesday 18 December, bring your child to visit Santa in his magical Alms House grotto at The Museum of Somerset. Booking required – £5 per child (including gift.) Call... View event
Christmas at The Musicals - Taunton
  • Saturday 14th December 7:00pm until 9:00pm
Join Mary-Jess (winner of the Chinese ‘X Factor’ and Official Downton Abbey Songstress) and Joanna Forest (two time UK Number 1 selling soprano) and their special guest choir from The Pauline Quirke Academy... View event
Chards Christmas Party
  • Sunday 15th December 11:00am until 1:00pm
A 2 hour long disco, led by the totally amazing Js Disco! Dancing, magic, games and snow machines are all in store at this festive fun packed Disco. In fact its so good that even Santa himself will be... View event
Christmas Illuminated Trail
  • Sunday 15th December, 3:30pm - Until Wednesday 22nd January, 6:30pm
Christmas at Forde Abbey is a magical time of year, and this December we’ll be inviting you to share in the joy and wonder of the season with an enchanting trail around the gardens. View event
Carols around the Bandstand in Vivary Park
  • Monday 16th December 6:30pm until 7:30pm
❄️Taunton Deane Male Voice Choir 🎶 and The New Horizon Singers 🎤 With #Taunton Concert Band 🎺 Bring a torch 🔦 or better still a lantern! View event
Richard Huish College Christmas Celebration
  • Wednesday 18th December 7:00pm until 9:00pm
Join us at St Mary Magdalene Church on 18th December for a fantastic, festive evening of Christmas music by music students. Free Admission with a retiring collection. View event
A Somerset Christmas
  • Wednesday 18th December 7:30pm until 9:00pm
The evening begins in the magnificent Great Hall of Taunton’s 12th-century castle. Enjoy carols from Wood Street Community Choir who will be inviting you to join in with some festive favourites. Their... View event
Christmas at Haynes
Join us for lots of festive fun this Christmas. More details regarding the event will be announced shortly on our website. View event
Kingfisher Christmas Classics
  • Sunday 22nd December 3:00pm until 5:00pm
Kingfisher are back with all things festive! Join us for a relaxed Sunday lunch then listen to all your favourite Christmas hits from Somerset's leading acoustic duo. View event
Featuring Jeni Jaye and Svnteen Entertainment. This brand new Disney Tribute Show is a fantastic excuse to sing, dance and re-live your favourite Disney moments! View event
Big Band Christmas Special
  • Sunday 29th December 3:00pm until 5:00pm
John is back but he's bringing his friends! A big band special Swing to sign us out of 2019. Put on your dancing shoes, sure to be a big hit!... View event