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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. 
Food and Drink Events
West Somerset Railway: Cheese and Cider Lunchtime Special
Fresh local breads accompany a tasting of selected Somerset cheeses washed down by a pint of Somerset Cider or fresh apple juice drink. View event
West Somerset Railway: Steam & Cream Tea Specials
Enjoy an enchanting steam train journey through the delightful Somerset coast and countryside whilst enjoying a traditional West Country Cream Tea served to your seat. View event
British Food Festival at Sheppy's House of Cider
  • Saturday 22nd September, 12:00pm
Join us on 22nd September as we celebrate the best of British food and drink at the Sheppy's House of Cider! View event
Taunton Feast Food & Drink Festival
  • Thursday 27th September, 12:00am - Until Sunday 30th September, 12:00am
Feast food and drink festival returns to The Castle at Taunton this September with four amazing top guest chef dinners, more than 60 exhibitors, 20 workshops, talks and demos by well-known regional chefs. View event
Tanner Brothers vs The Castle Kitchen
  • Thursday 27th September, 7:00pm
4 course 'feast' with full wine flight. Feast food & drink festival begins this year with a very special kitchen competition between top chefs, the Tanner brothers & our very own Castle Kitchen team.... View event
BBC Great British Menu South West Chefs
  • Friday 28th September, 7:00pm
Drinks and Canapé reception in our Music room with amazing cocktails and an opportunity to mingle, followed by a fantastic 4- course dinner prepared by this year's BBC Great British Menu South West Chefs,... View event
The Best of Bristol Sunday Lunch
  • Sunday 30th September, 12:30pm
Bristol's top chefs take centre stage on Sunday to prepare an amazing lunch like none you've ever tasted before! Join us at 12.30pm for Bloody Marys and canapés in our Music room followed by an amazing... View event
West Somerset Railway: Fish and Chips Special
  • Saturday 6th October, 12:15pm
Join the West Somerset Railway for a lunchtime steam train excursion from Bishops Lydeard to Minehead and back. View event
Christmas Party Nights
Friday, 7th December & Saturday 15th December from 7.00pm Join us for a party night this Christmas! You'll enjoy a glass of fizz on arrival at 7.00, followed by a 3-course dinner at 7.20pm and then... View event
Christmas Dinner and Dance
  • Friday 7th December, 7:00pm - Until Saturday 8th December, 1:00am + More Dates
Bridgwater & Albion Rugby Football are holding a Christmas Dinner & Dance. View event