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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
Christmas Market at Hestercombe
Come and explore our annual Christmas market near Taunton in the heart of Somerset, featuring over 60 festive stalls bursting with beautiful gifts, delicious treats and unusual hand-crafted items. A huge... View event
Macmillan Christmas Fair Taunton
  • Saturday 23rd November 10:00am until 5:00pm
Come along to share this truly enchanting shopping experience, whilst at the same time supporting people affected by cancer in Somerset. This year will be better than ever as we have over 50 quality... View event
The Rural Living Show
  • Saturday 23rd November, 10:00am - Until Sunday 24th November, 5:00pm
Annual Christmas Rural Craft and Lifestyle Show with over 130 stands- in its 27th year! View event
Taunton WinterFest 2019
  • Sunday 24th November 10:00am until 10:00pm
Taunton's legendary Christmas Light Switch On event returns to the streets of Taunton with a glittering line up of live entertainment, amusements, market stalls and workshops. Put the date in your diary... View event
St. Margaret's Hospice Christmas Fayre 2019
  • Thursday 28th November 2:00pm until 8:00pm
St. Margaret’s Hospice are very excited to announce that we will be holding a Christmas Fayre at Crowcombe Court, a stunning Georgian Mansion located in the Quantock Hills. View event
70s and 80s Christmas Party
  • Saturday 30th November 7:30pm until 11:59pm
Featuring Lost In Music Lost In Music are a fully professional (and really cool!) live party band, comprising the absolute cream of British singers and musicians! They will... 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
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 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
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
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
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