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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. 
Festivals, Fairs, Parades Events
The Newt Festival
  • Friday 7th July - Until Saturday 8th July
'Somerset's best weekend festival' is back this year! From 7th - 8th July 2017. For many, the event has become an annual pilgrimage and devotees travel from all over the country and even from overseas... View event
Blackdown Hills Beer & Music Festival
  • Friday 11th August, 6:29pm - Until Saturday 12th August, 11:59pm
Celebrate their 21st birthday with over 40 Beers and Ciders for you to enjoy and live music. View event
Wellington Carnival
  • Saturday 30th September, 7:30pm
Experience one of the Somerset's most spectacular events as it tours through Wellington. The carnival held every September is organised by the Wellington Carnival Committee – they plan the carnival which... View event
Ilminster Carnival
  • Saturday 7th October, 7:15pm
Experience Somerset's most spectacular event of the year as it tours through Ilminster. Join in the fun and view stunning illuminated floats that have been designed and constructed by carnival clubs around... View event
Chard Carnival
  • Saturday 14th October, 7:30pm
Experience Somerset's most spectacular event of the year as it tours through Chard. Join in the fun and view stunning illuminated floats that have been designed and constructed by carnival clubs around... View event
Taunton Carnival
  • Saturday 21st October, 7:00pm
Experience Somerset's most spectacular event of the year as it tours through Taunton high street. Join in the fun and view stunning illuminated floats that have been designed and constructed by carnival... View event
Bridgwater Carnival
  • Saturday 4th November 7:00pm until 9:00pm
Experience Somerset's most spectacular event of the year as it tours through Bridgwater. Bridgwater Carnival has won two GOLD awards this year One in South West Tourism Excellence Awards for TOURISM... View event
North Petherton Carnival
  • Saturday 11th November, 7:00pm
Experience Somerset's most spectacular event of the year as it tours through North Petherton along the A38. Join in the fun and view stunning illuminated floats that have been designed and constructed... View event