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The calendar below lists most events in town but …..
Art Exhibitions are listed on their own page
If you have young ones check out our Family Fun page.
For more information about venues that run workshops, etc, see the Courses, Classes, Workshops & Circles page
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If you are not familiar with Glastonbury our Venues page lists places where events take place and venues for hire should you wish to put on an event.

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Sep
23
Mon
Earth Festival | Chalice Well Wheel of the Year | Autumn Equinox (Meditation) @ Chalice Well Trust & Gardens
Sep 23 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

We will be gathering at the Well Head at 12 pm for celebration and meditation until 12:30. At 12:30 we invite you to join us around the fire on the Lower Lawn for informal ’conversation’. We hope this will be an opportunity for people to share ideas, thoughts and beliefs, and a chance to increase connection through understanding. Please feel free to join us for all or any part of the celebration.

Sep
24
Tue
Market Day
Sep 24 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Tuesday is Market Day with stalls outside at Market Cross & Magdalene St and inside the Town Hall & Assembly Rooms.

Glastonbury Tour
Sep 24 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Glastonbury – ‘The Quest’ one day to see it all walking tour with Tor’s Tours

Open Mic Night @ Hawthorns
Sep 24 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Sign up at 8pm. Two songs each and PA with two vocal mics provided. Bring your own instrument and play what you want. Tell a joke, do a dance, perform a one act play (in under 10 mins).

Sep
25
Wed
Travestees Comedy Club @ Tor Leisure
Sep 25 @ 7:30 pm – 11:00 pm

Due to the unpredictable nature of some comics we recommend 16+

Open Mic Night @ King Arthur
Sep 25 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Our weekly ‘Open Mic’ session welcomes new performers and audience members each week.

Sep
26
Thu
Somerset Art Weeks – Spoken Word and Poetry @ Zig Zag Building
Sep 26 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm

Join us to hear the works of a host of our local spoken word artists, poets, storytellers and bards.

Shoun Shoun – Glastonbury Grow Room 059 @ King Arthur
Sep 26 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Dream Pop and Garage Rock!

Sep
27
Fri
Kangaroo Moon @ King Arthur
Sep 27 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

“Didg dervish, violin vortex, mandolin mayhem, gargantuan guitar, delicious drums, Krakatoan keyboards, wild whistles, voracious vocals…”

Coyote Blue @ Rifleman's Arms
Sep 27 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm

Blues-rock, americana and soul duo fuelled by the raw power of Sarah Larkham’s vocals and the whisky-drenched rasp of Elliot Hall’s.

Mistizo Blues Collective @ Hawthorns
Sep 27 @ 9:00 pm – 11:30 pm

Latin influenced, spicy Blues tunes

Sep
28
Sat
Farmers’ Market @ Market Place
Sep 28 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Stalls are located around Market Cross, right in the centre of the town.

Wytches Market @ Town Hall
Sep 28 @ 9:30 am – 6:00 pm

Bringing together like-minded artists, craftspeople & purveyors of magical goods…

The Exhibition of Mythic Arts & Crafts 2019 @ Assembly Rooms
Sep 28 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

A stunning annual art exhibition which celebrates mythic arts and crafts. The exhibition is free to enter, and the artists are in attendance throughout the weekend to talk about their work.

Macmillan Cancer Support Coffee Morning and Lunch @ Glastonbury Methodist Church
Sep 28 @ 10:30 am – 3:00 pm

There will be a cake stall, bring and buy, jewellery/cards etc. The church will be open for quiet prayer, with a memory book, candles and somewhere to leave prayers. Drinks served 10:30-3pm Lunch served 12-2pm.

Heel Heel [6] with with Some Villains and Gilda Parade @ King Arthur
Sep 28 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Some Villains- Having supported Liam Gallagher at Pilton Party last year and played high up the bill at The Godney Gathering this year,

Sep
29
Sun
Day of Silence – Michaelmas
Sep 29 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

Silent meditation in Chalice Well Meeting Room. Feel free to stay as long as you wish. Donations welcome.

Donyatt Pottery: An Introductory Talk @ Rural Life Museum
Sep 29 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

The Donyatt pottery in South Somerset produced slipware ceramics for 800 years, with traditional techniques passed from generation to generation. This talk will introduce you to the geography of Donyatt, and to the large number of potting families who worked there over the years.

The Exhibition of Mythic Arts & Crafts 2019 @ Assembly Rooms
Sep 29 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

A stunning annual art exhibition which celebrates mythic arts and crafts. The exhibition is free to enter, and the artists are in attendance throughout the weekend to talk about their work.

Backdoor Man Blues Jam @ Hawthorns
Sep 29 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Bring an instrument and join the fun. The most raucous Sunday jam anywhere.

Sep
30
Mon
Down to Earth @ Assembly Rooms
Sep 30 @ 6:30 pm – 10:00 pm

Join us for a screening of DOWN to EARTH at the Assembly Rooms in Glastonbury. There will be a facilitated dialogue after the film with Vandita.

Oct
1
Tue
Market Day
Oct 1 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Tuesday is Market Day with stalls outside at Market Cross & Magdalene St and inside the Town Hall & Assembly Rooms.

Glastonbury Tour
Oct 1 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Glastonbury – ‘The Quest’ one day to see it all walking tour with Tor’s Tours

Open Mic Night @ Hawthorns
Oct 1 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Sign up at 8pm. Two songs each and PA with two vocal mics provided. Bring your own instrument and play what you want. Tell a joke, do a dance, perform a one act play (in under 10 mins).

Oct
2
Wed
Open Mic Night @ King Arthur
Oct 2 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Our weekly ‘Open Mic’ session welcomes new performers and audience members each week.

Oct
3
Thu
Glastonbury FM Songwriting Final 2019 @ Red Brick Building
Oct 3 @ 6:30 pm – 11:00 pm

After a brilliant competition and 59 entries we have whittled the final down to 6 entries. This gig will be live broadcast on GFM and each act will play for 15 minutes.

Oct
4
Fri
‘Recreating the Past in the Avalon Marshes – advetures with experimental archaeology’ @ Rural Life Museum
Oct 4 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm

A talk by archaeologist Dr Richard Brunning, followed by a cup of tea

Glastonbury Psychfest @ King Arthur
Oct 4 @ 4:30 pm – 11:00 pm

Glastonbury Psychfest returns for 3 days of music. Line-up will be announced soon

A Night with Steve Knightley @ Town Hall
Oct 4 @ 7:00 pm – 11:30 pm

Steve Knightley is the song writing force behind the phenomenally successful acoustic roots duo Show of Hands as well as a fine singer and musician.

Choral Concert @ St Benedict's Church
Oct 4 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

featuring several choirs from Glastonbury

Nasty Habits @ Hawthorns
Oct 4 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm

The boys are back in town……all your favourite Blues/Rock covers with a bit of a Nasty Habit

Oct
5
Sat
Glastonbury Psychfest @ King Arthur
Oct 5 @ 4:30 pm – 11:00 pm

Glastonbury Psychfest returns for 3 days of music. Line-up will be announced soon

Dub Pistols @ Bocabar
Oct 5 @ 8:00 pm – Oct 6 @ 1:00 am

We are back with two fantastic bands Dub pistols, Captain Accident & the disasters along with one of Bristols finest VFTB (View from the beach) with a live Dj set.

Lighting Rig Benefit gig @ Assembly Rooms
Oct 5 @ 8:00 pm – 11:45 pm

Details are still forming….but we are delighted to present this great night. Proceeds will go to getting us a few new/used/good stage lights

Strange Folk @ Rifleman's Arms
Oct 5 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Night of free live music;) mix of covers and original material.

Oct
6
Sun
Glastonbury Psychfest @ King Arthur
Oct 6 @ 4:30 pm – 11:00 pm

Glastonbury Psychfest returns for 3 days of music. Line-up will be announced soon

Backdoor Man Blues Jam @ Hawthorns
Oct 6 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Bring an instrument and join the fun. The most raucous Sunday jam anywhere.

Oct
7
Mon
Quiz Night @ Rifleman's Arms
Oct 7 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Teams of 6, £2 per person. Cash prizes available.

Oct
8
Tue
Market Day
Oct 8 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Tuesday is Market Day with stalls outside at Market Cross & Magdalene St and inside the Town Hall & Assembly Rooms.

Glastonbury Tour
Oct 8 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Glastonbury – ‘The Quest’ one day to see it all walking tour with Tor’s Tours