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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
Summer Concert Series:  Emma Johnson and John Lenehan
  • Friday 25th May 7:30pm until 10:00pm
Proposed repertoire: Mozart – Theme and Variations, K.581, Brahms – Clarinet Sonata in E flat major Op.120 No.2, Rossini – Introduction, Theme and Variations, Poulenc – Clarinet Sonata, Rachmaninov – Vocalise, Ravel... 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
EVENT CINEMA:  Akram Khan's Giselle
  • Friday 1st June 7:30pm until 9:30pm
EVENT CINEMA: One of the greatest romantic ballets, Giselle has been re-imagined by celebrated choreographer Akram Khan with Artistic Director and Lead Principal of English National Ballet, Tamara Rojo,... View event
Ride
  • Saturday 2nd June 12:30pm until 1:30pm
ZoieLogic Dance Theatre present: RIDE! RIDE portrays the story of three men whose separate paths coincide for a short time as they discover a most curious thing; a car that seems to have a life of it’s... View event
The Gruffalo's Child
  • Thursday 7th June, 1:30pm - Until Saturday 9th June, 2:25pm
Following hot on the heels of The Gruffalo’s sell out tour and his monstrous West End success comes The Gruffalo’s Child – with attitude! Just how brave is she? The Gruffalo said that no gruffalo should... View event
The Gruffalo's Child
  • Friday 8th June, 10:30am - Until Saturday 9th June, 11:25am
Following hot on the heels of The Gruffalo’s sell out tour and his monstrous West End success comes The Gruffalo’s Child – with attitude! Just how brave is she? The Gruffalo said that no gruffalo should... 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
SINGIN' IN THE RAIN
Muses TP presents -- One of the greatest musicals of all time, live on stage! Made famous by stunning tap dance routines and memorable music, it’s Singin’ in the Rain in all its technicolour glory, with... 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
Folksy Theatre Presents ‘Love’s Labour’s Lost’ at Hestercombe Gardens
  • Sunday 29th July 6:00pm until 8:30pm
Come along and enjoy this wonderful Shakespeare comedy, filled with Folksy’s touch of live music, audience interaction and downright silliness. View event