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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. 
Performing Arts Events
Jon Boden - The Afterglow Tour
  • Saturday 21st April 7:30pm until 9:20pm
In the solo leg of the tour audiences can enjoy a close-up, intimate performance with Jon showcasing his infectious new material in a stripped-down, high-octane, very personal show. Using fiddle, guitar,... View event
Sleuth
  • Wednesday 25th April 7:30pm until 8:30pm
Detective Miller needs your help! SLEUTH is an up-close dance theatre mystery show unlike any other, presented by ZoieLogic Dance Theatre. SLEUTH is an up-close dance theatre mystery show unlike any other.... View event
Twist & Shout
  • Thursday 26th April 7:30pm until 9:50pm
The Ultimate 60’s show. Twist & Shout – An all-star cast from the West End deliver a musical powerhouse of a show that starts with the explosion of Brit Pop in 1962 through to the era of Flower Power and... View event
Iain Stirling: U OK HUN? X
  • Thursday 26th April, 8:00pm
Iain Stirling is back, after a summer narrating smash hit Love Island (ITV2), and now you can see his actual face on his brand new tour! View event
Sleuth
  • Friday 27th April 7:30pm until 8:30pm
SLEUTH is an up-close dance theatre mystery show unlike any other. You must guide a tough, hard-boiled detective through the shady streets, seeking out answers. Every choice he faces is yours to make,... View event
Michael Buble and Rat Pack Tribute Night
  • Saturday 28th April 7:00pm until 11:55pm
Featuring Andy Wilsher as Michael Buble www.andywilshersings.co.uk We cannot wait to welcome Andy Wilsher to Oake Manor, with over 25 years experience performing shows nationwide, Andy pays strong attention... View event
The Met Opera: Cendrillon
  • Sunday 6th May 5:55pm until 8:30pm
A fairy godmother, a glass slipper, an opulent ball, an enchanted forest, and a Prince Charming who loves her—did all that really happen, or was it just a dream? View event
Audience With Ian Waite & Oti Mabuse: Rhythm of the Night...
  • Wednesday 9th May, 7:30pm - Until Thursday 10th May, 9:30pm
Ian and Oti will deliver a night of Latin and Ballroom numbers with high intensity…The Strictly Come Dancing pros will perform a dance showcase spectacular designed to dazzle and wow you. View event
What the Ladybird Heard
  • Friday 11th May, 1:30pm - Until Sunday 13th May, 2:25pm
Hefty Hugh and Lanky Len have a cunning plan to steal the farmer’s fine prize cow. But they reckon without the tiniest, quietest creature of all: the Ladybird has a plan of her own! Join the woolly sheep,... View event
The Little Mermaid Ballet
  • Friday 11th May, 7:30pm
Join Ballet Theatre UK on this dramatic re-telling of Hans Christian Andersen’s all-time favourite story of The Little Mermaid, who falls in love with a human Prince and gives up everything to win his... View event
What the Ladybird Heard
  • Saturday 12th May, 10:30am - Until Sunday 13th May, 11:25am
Hefty Hugh and Lanky Len have a cunning plan to steal the farmer’s fine prize cow. But they reckon without the tiniest, quietest creature of all: the Ladybird has a plan of her own! Join the woolly sheep,... View event
What the Ladybird Heard
  • Saturday 12th May, 10:30am - Until Sunday 13th May, 11:25am
Hefty Hugh and Lanky Len have a cunning plan to steal the farmer’s fine prize cow. But they reckon without the tiniest, quietest creature of all: the Ladybird has a plan of her own! Join the woolly sheep,... View event
Count Arthur Strong
  • Friday 18th May 8:00pm until 10:00pm
Count Arthur Strong is Alive and Unplugged. Alone, solo and by himself, with no one with him, the show business Colossasus (check that) takes us back on a journey through his early career. Using the latest... View event
Mad, Bad & Dangerous to Know
  • Friday 25th May 7:45pm until 8:45pm
STUDIO THEATRE: The scandalous life and outrageous times of Lord Byron. Join the most notorious figure from literary history for a stiff drink. He’ll tell you his wild tales of debauchery and romance and... View event
National Theatre Live: Macbeth
  • Saturday 26th May 7:00pm until 9:00pm
The ruined aftermath of a bloody civil war. Ruthlessly fighting to survive, the Macbeths are propelled towards the crown by forces of elemental darkness. View event
The Jacqueline Fox School of Dance: BORN TO PERFORM!
  • Sunday 27th May 6:00pm until 8:00pm
The Jacqueline Fox School of Dance presents BORN TO PERFORM! A dance extravaganza in aid of Vine Counselling services and the Meningitis Society. The fabulous entertainment will be given by our energetic... View event
Somerfest 2018
  • Saturday 16th June 12:00pm until 6:00pm
SOMERFEST IS BACK! Saturday 18th June. Keep the date for your diary View event
Cilla & the Shades of the 60s
  • Friday 29th June, 7:30pm
This stunning and elegant review of the life of Cilla Black soars its way through the 60s. Cilla performs songs including ‘You’re My World’ and ‘Anyone Who Had a Heart’ while the Shades trio swing through... View event
Kaiser Chiefs @ Vivary Park
  • Sunday 15th July 6:00pm until 10:30pm
Kaiser Chiefs are the second headline artist to be announced as part of Live in Somerset, and will perform outdoors on Sunday 15th July 2018. View event
Taunton's Got Talent 2018
  • Sunday 22nd July, 12:00pm
Would you like to perform in the same venue as The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, Elton and Rod Stewart? 'Taunton Live- The Creative & Performing Arts Festival' are super excited to announce that 'Taunton's... View event