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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. 
Live Music and Concerts Events
Lazy River Jazz at Vivary Park
  • Sunday 22nd July, 3:00pm
Enjoy the free concerts performed by local and regional bands from the Vivary Park bandstand. With music ranging from popular brass band classics to jazz and samba, bring a blanket or deckchair and perhaps... View event
Sweeney Entertainments Presents The Best of Wham!
  • Saturday 28th July 7:30pm until 10:00pm
Sweeney Entertainments brings a fantastic new show to venues across the UK, featuring the very best of George, Andrew, Pepsi and Shirlie – The Best of Wham! View event
The Best of WHAM!
  • Saturday 28th July 7:30pm until 9:45pm
Sweeney Entertainments present The Best of WHAM! A ‘Fantastic’ new show featuring the best of George, Andrew, Pepsi and Shirlie with sensational vocals, choreography, costumes and an awesome live band. Suitable... View event
 Stoke Sub Hamdon Band at Vivary Park
  • Sunday 12th August, 3:00pm
Enjoy the free concerts performed by local and regional bands from the Vivary Park bandstand. With music ranging from popular brass band classics to jazz and samba, bring a blanket or deckchair and perhaps... View event
Right Side of the Turf at Vivary Park
  • Sunday 19th August, 3:00pm
Enjoy the free concerts performed by local and regional bands from the Vivary Park bandstand. With music ranging from popular brass band classics to jazz and samba, bring a blanket or deckchair and perhaps... View event
Chard Rock - Music Rock Festival
  • Saturday 25th August 11:00am until 11:00pm
2018 hosts the first rock festival in Chard, Somerset. 25th August. View event
JW3 at Vivary Park
  • Sunday 26th August, 3:00pm
Enjoy the free concerts performed by local and regional bands from the Vivary Park bandstand. With music ranging from popular brass band classics to jazz and samba, bring a blanket or deckchair and perhaps... View event
Skintight Samba Band at Vivary Park
  • Sunday 2nd September, 3:00pm
Enjoy the free concerts performed by local and regional bands from the Vivary Park bandstand. With music ranging from popular brass band classics to jazz and samba, bring a blanket or deckchair and perhaps... View event
Simple Minds & The Pretenders at Taunton Racecourse
  • Sunday 2nd September, 4:00pm
Simple Minds and The Pretenders in concert with very special guest KT Tunstall at Taunton Racecourse-2nd September 2018 View event
The Floyd Effect - The Pink Floyd Tribute Show
  • Saturday 22nd September 7:00pm until 10:30pm
One Of The Worlds Most Authentic & Emotive Tributes To Pink Floyd. View event
The Floyd Effect at The McMillan Theatre
  • Saturday 22nd September, 7:30pm
For our 10th anniversary, we will be featuring two remarkable Pink Floyd albums on 'The Bell & The Moon' 2018 Tour. Spotlighting The Division Bell and a complete performance of Dark Side Of The Moon,... View event
THE ALBION QUARTET
The Albion Quartet have fast-established a reputation for imaginative and eclectic programming – the music performed at this weekend will range from ‘Papa Haydn’ to the 20th century, to William Walton’s... View event
RISING STARS
Castalian String Quartet The Gesualdo Six Amatis Piano Trio Clare Hammond piano Speaker: Stephen Johnson Three ensembles and a soloist descend on Taunton for an exciting opportunity to hear some of the... View event
THE NASH ENSEMBLE
1-3 March 2019 Ian Brown piano Benjamin Nabarro violin Zoë Beyers violin Lawrence Power viola Adrian Brendel cello Speaker: Misha Donat is a writer and lecturer. He is a regular broadcaster, and a speaker... View event
THE HEATH QUARTET
5-7 April 2019 Oliver Heath violin Sara Wolstenholme violin Gary Pomeroy viola Christopher Murray cello Guest viola to be confirmed Speaker: Richard Wigmore is a writer, lecturer, and broadcaster for... View event