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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
The Ark & Animal Crafts
  • Thursday 24th August 11:00am until 3:30pm
Join us on the Ark for a marvellous adventure with all types of creatures, live music and interactive fun. Plus a post-show craft workshop! Drop-in any time between 11 and 3.30pm – no need to book!... View event
National Theatre Live: Yerma
  • Thursday 31st August 7:00pm until 9:00pm
The incredible Billie Piper (Penny Dreadful, Great Britain) returns in her Evening Standard Best Actress award-winning role. View event
A Night of Fleetwood Bac
  • Saturday 16th September 8:00pm until 10:00pm
FLEETWOOD BAC are the world’s first and best Fleetwood Mac Tribute Band, endorsed by Mick Fleetwood himself, the only Mac tribute to authentically replicate the classic 'Rumours' line-up. View event
Broadway Spectacular
  • Saturday 23rd September 7:30pm until 10:30pm
James & Murphy Productions are proud to present their hit show..... Experience the sights and sounds of New York's 'BROADWAY' and London's 'WEST END' with this Spectacular all singing, all dancing show! View event
Shark in the Park
  • Sunday 24th September 1:00pm until 3:00pm
Timothy Pope is looking through his telescope –but wait, is that a Shark, in the Park!? From the creative team behind ‘The Hairy Maclary show’ - see all 3 of Nick Sharratt’s ‘Shark in the Park’ books live... View event
Comedy Live at the McMillan with Daliso Chaponda
  • Friday 6th October 7:30pm until 9:30pm
Headlining this evening will be Daliso Chaponda, as seen in the final of Britain’s Got Talent 2017. With our resident MC Cerys Nelmes, 2 other acts TBC. View event
Royal Shakespeare Company Live: CORIOLANUS
  • Wednesday 11th October 7:00pm until 10:00pm
A full-throttle war play that revels in the sweat of the battlefield, Coriolanus transports us back to the emergence of the republic of Rome. View event
Lost and Found by Oliver Jeffers
  • Sunday 22nd October 2:30pm until 3:30pm
What is a boy to do when a lost penguin shows up at his door? Find out where it comes from, of course, and return it. View event
A Step in Time
  • Saturday 28th October 7:00pm until 9:00pm
Think of all the things that happen in one year and all the significant dates on your calendar. Tickets will be on sale from Monday 3 July. View event
The Hunting of the Snark
  • Friday 3rd November 1:00pm until 2:20pm
The impossible voyage of an improbable crew to hunt an imaginary creature is brought magically to life in this sparkling musical comedy. View event
McMillan Theatre: Jacqui Dankworth & Charlie Wood “Just You, Just Me”
  • Friday 17th November, 7:30pm
Multi award winning vocalist, Jacqui Dankworth, is joined by acclaimed American pianist-vocalist, Charlie Wood, and a stellar group of musicians, for a unique concert of duets celebrating a century of... View event
McMillan Theatre: Wannabe: The Spice Girls Show
  • Saturday 18th November, 8:00pm
From the chart stomping ‘Spice Up Your Life’ through to the hip shaking ‘Who Do You Think You Are?’, they will take you on a Spice World journey that will make you Zig-A-Zig-Ahhhh. View event
McMillan Theatre: Matricks: Believing the Impossible, The Christmas Show
  • Friday 15th December, 7:30pm
Matricks' innovative style will be transformed into a Christmas spectacular with dazzling illusions, dancers and special effects. View event
McMillan Theatre: The Wonderful Wizard of Oz
There’s no place like Bridgwater this Christmas when this magical family pantomime tornados into town! Join Dorothy and her canine companion Toto as they’re whisked away to the ‘Merry Old Land of Oz’ in... View event