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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. 
Family Fun, Kids Events
Museum of Somerset Exhibition: From Spinning Tops to Spacehoppers
  • Saturday 28th July, 10:00am - Until Saturday 13th October, 5:00pm
For a spot of nostalgia visit our FREE exhibition about growing up in Somerset with photographs, toys and games from the last 150 years. See a selection of games and toys, from classics like dominoes and... View event
Splish Splash at Compass Wellbeing
Splish Splash is the affordable alternative to structured swimming lessons for babies and toddlers. Enjoy the warm waters of our hydropool for 1 to 1 parent led water confidence sessions for you and your... View event
Stay and Play at Compass Wellbeing
Suitable from birth to pre-school. Tots get to enjoy our purpose built sensory room with soft play, bubble tubes and projections. Messy and creative play, role play, ride-ons, crawl throughs and a wide... View event
Terrific Tuesday - Brilliant Bugs
  • Tuesday 21st August 10:00am until 3:00pm
The fourth Terrific Tuesday of the summer holidays at Hestercombe is all about brilliant bugs. View event
Flip Out Summer Fete
  • Sunday 26th August 4:00pm until 8:00pm
Flip Out Somerset are excited to introduce our first Summer Fete, in association a number of local charities, community groups and schools! View event
Terrific Tuesday - Wild Art
  • Tuesday 28th August 10:00am until 3:00pm
Be inspired by Hestercombe's beautiful summertime gardens and create your own wild art to take home with you. View event
Tiny Dancers - Autumn 2018
Creative dance and play for under 5’s and their adults with Kayla Harkins. A chance for families to have fun together with creative input and resources such as hoops, feathers and fabric. View event
Song Birds - Autumn Term
  • Wednesday 5th September 10:30am until 11:00am + More Dates
A music and movement class for 0 – 5 year olds. Join Emily Stringer for a fun-filled and magical musical journey. Classes include singing together, instrument exploration, movement, musical fun, games... View event
Story Makers - Autumn 2018
Fun story time with the Brewhouse story volunteers, a chance to meet other families and relax while your children make new friends. Suitable for 2.5 - 4 years. View event
Summer Activity Day
  • Saturday 8th September 9:00am until 4:00pm
Come and join in on a family activity day this September in Wellington. View event
Tacchi-Morris Open Day
  • Saturday 15th September 12:00pm until 3:00pm
Sat 15 Sep, 12pm - 3pm Come and have a look inside the Tacchi-Morris Arts Centre. The clock is ticking down to our 12pm reveal of Cinderella trying on the slipper, and the arrival of the full cast of... View event
Family Prize Bingo
Family Prize Bingo at Compass Wellbeing, which can be found just up the road from Taunton Pool and the TDBC Council offices, Ample FREE onsite parking. Eyes down at 7pm View event
Taunton Carnival
  • Saturday 20th October 7:00pm until 10:00pm
Its that time of year again as Taunton prepares itself for Carnival Night This charity event is in it's 53 rd year There are many floats illuminated with 100's of lights.There will also be Bands & Majorettes... View event