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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, and upcoming events see the Courses, Classes, Workshops & Circles page
You can also check out Events on Facebook and for events across Somerset see The Basis Online
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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Oct
17
Thu
Miss Behavin Jazz Session @ Hawthorns
Oct 17 @ 8:30 pm – 10:30 pm

Our monthly jazz session hosted by Manon and the Miss Behavin Band . Open to singers and musicians of all levels.

Oct
18
Fri
Glastonbury-In-Bloom Awards @ Town Hall
Oct 18 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Celebrating another GOLD Award! Residents of Glastonbury are invited to attend the Presentation of Awards Evening for the winning entries to our annual Competition for the Best Gardens etc. in our beautiful Town. Wine, Soft Drinks and Nibbles will be provided.

Light up the night @ Assembly Rooms
Oct 18 @ 8:00 pm – Oct 19 @ 1:00 am

5 hours of quality tunes.. a benefit event to help buy the Rooms some stage lighting.

Soulphonic – House is a feeling @ Bocabar
Oct 18 @ 8:00 pm – Oct 19 @ 1:00 am

An evening of fine House Music Soulful, Deep, Classic and Nu Disco

The Spirit of Ziggy Stardust Show – Phil Murray and the DOGz @ King Arthur
Oct 18 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

The Dogz take on a mantra with their Spirit of Ziggy Stardust Show. A truly fabulous 70’s rock band fronted by Phil Murray, of Woody Woodmansey’s U-Boat fame.

Lewis Clarke Duo @ Hawthorns
Oct 18 @ 9:00 pm – 11:30 pm

The fantastic voice and song writing of Lewis on display here, a quality night in store for you with this Bristol based singer/songwriter.

The Rhythm Collective @ Rifleman's Arms
Oct 18 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm

The Rhythm Collective are a 6-piece rock and pop covers band playing an eclectic mix of rock / pop songs.

Oct
19
Sat
Fairy Fayre @ Town Hall
Oct 19 @ 10:30 am – 5:00 pm

FREE ENTRY to the daytime fayre and is suitable for all ages! All are welcome who come in peace. There will be a selection of workshops including how to work with my new Oracle of the Fairies deck!

Zombie Walk @ King William, Market Cross & High St
Oct 19 @ 3:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Those of a nervous disposition take note: zombies are coming! Organised by Glastonbury charity, Children’s World, the annual Glastonbury Zombie Walk invades the High Street with entertainment and activities. The event is open to anyone to take part, with face painting and old clothes available from 4pm at the King William, Marketplace for those that would like a hand in creating their undead persona.

In Fear They Follow @ King Arthur
Oct 19 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Rock Against Cancer presents their next installment of rock and metal events at The KIng Arthur in Glastonbury! It’s been a long time coming but local metal favourites In Fear They Follow will return to dominate the stage in October, aswell as a handful of diverse and awesome bands from the Southwest! Help us pack out The King Arthur and raise money for a great cause once more!

Warsaw Village Band @ Assembly Rooms
Oct 19 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

From young enthusiasts of Polish roots and natural vibes to mature mind musicians, conscientious creators.

Faery Ball
Oct 19 @ 8:00 pm – 11:45 pm

Features The dolmen, Professor Elemental, the Sensational Infernals, The Fairy King & Queen of Light! Fairy photo-booth, magical bar! Over 18’s only.

Oct
20
Sun
Fairy Fayre @ Town Hall
Oct 20 @ 10:30 am – 5:00 pm

FREE ENTRY to the daytime fayre and is suitable for all ages! All are welcome who come in peace. There will be a selection of workshops including how to work with my new Oracle of the Fairies deck!

Backdoor Man Blues Jam @ Hawthorns
Oct 20 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

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

Oct
22
Tue
Market Day
Oct 22 @ 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 22 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

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

The History & Mythology of Glastonbury @ Rural Life Museum
Oct 22 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm

A superb and entertaining speaker, Professor Ronald Hutton is widely regarded as the leading authority on ancient and medieval paganism, magic and witchcraft. Booking Required.

Open Mic Night @ Hawthorns
Oct 22 @ 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
23
Wed
Stabilizing & Steadying Amidst The Chaos – Alison J Kay @ Town Hall
Oct 23 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

I will do whatever clearings & activations, transmissions & applications of tools needed in order to clear out these blocks at both an individual and collective level.

Open Mic Night @ King Arthur
Oct 23 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm

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

Oct
24
Thu
Iron-Brow and Thorn-Coat: Hedgespoken @ Assembly Rooms
Oct 24 @ 7:30 pm – 8:45 pm

Puppets, masks, storytelling and beautiful music…

Oct
25
Fri
Boogie Nights 2: 70’s & 80’s Disco @ Red Brick Building
Oct 25 @ 6:00 pm – Oct 26 @ 1:00 am

Back again with some awesome 70’s and 80’s disco favourites!

Ancestral Voices – Samhain Concert @ St Margaret's Chapel
Oct 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

An intimate candlelit concert at the beautiful Magdalene Chapel in Glastonbury …

Halloween murder mystery evening @ George & Pilgrims
Oct 25 @ 7:00 pm – 10:30 pm

Our professional actors will lead you through an evening of murder mystery whilst you enjoy a fabulous three-course meal. Who dunnit?

Tolly & Van @ Hawthorns
Oct 25 @ 9:00 pm – 11:30 pm

Two local musicians, with a lot to say, from the velvety smooth vocals of Tolly Snell, to the guitar rifts of Van Buxton, two different styles, that compliment each other well, two individual sets and a bit of collaboration

Oct
26
Sat
Farmers’ Market @ Market Place
Oct 26 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

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

Craft and Vintage Fair, @ Town Hall
Oct 26 @ 10:30 am – 4:30 pm

Around 30 varied stalls, great atmosphere. Entry is free and there are delicious refreshments. For more details and to book stalls please contact Fatimah

Climate Emergency – People’s Assembly @ Town Hall
Oct 26 @ 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Come along and learn more on the depth of the issue and find out how to make your voice heard. After the Speakers a People’s Assembly will be held– this is a format which ensures every person’s voice is heard and together, a community plan of action will be created.

House of El Presents: Haunted House @ Bocabar
Oct 26 @ 8:00 pm – Oct 27 @ 1:00 am
Vinylgeddon – Classic DnB @ Rifleman's Arms
Oct 26 @ 8:00 pm – 11:45 pm

4 hours of classic DnB/Jungle vinyl.  Gloworm & BigSmokin’Joe. (Plus guest warm up DJ)

SF Halloween Extravaganza! (support Tom Craven) @ Hawthorns
Oct 26 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Halloween Extravaganza not to be missed !;)

Oct
27
Sun
Spiritual Heart Activation @ Town Hall
Oct 27 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Sufi Master HH Younus AlGohar will deliver a speech on spiritual sciences. Sufi music circle of love. All welcome.

Backdoor Man Blues Jam @ Hawthorns
Oct 27 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

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

Grizzly Rhys Morgan – Sunday Sessions @ King Arthur
Oct 27 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Singer/Songwriter featuring Blues & Roots, Folk and Bluegrass Music. Performing Lapslide, Dobro & Acoustic Guitar,
foot stomp box and Harmonica.

Oct
29
Tue
Market Day
Oct 29 @ 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 29 @ 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 29 @ 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
30
Wed
Dawn of the LIght: The Birth of the Bab – Godfrey Bishop @ Town Hall
Oct 30 @ 7:30 pm – 9:15 pm

A talk and film to mark the Bicentenary of the Birth of the Bab.

Open Mic Night @ King Arthur
Oct 30 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm

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

Oct
31
Thu
Earth Festival | Chalice Well Wheel of the Year | Resting (Meditations) @ Chalice Well Trust & Gardens
Oct 31 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Midday meditation, until 12.30. At 12.30 we invite you to join us around the fire on the lower lawn for an informal Conversation Café. We hope this is an opportunity for people to meet, share ideas, thoughts and beliefs and increase connection through understanding.
Evening Meditative Gathering | 7 pm
The gardens will remain open from 10 am until 9:30 pm (last entry at 8:30 pm) and we will hold a further meditation at 7 pm. During the evening the gardens will be lit by torch and candlelight, and filled with gentle sound of harps and singing bowls being played in various locations around the garden, making for a reflective and contemplative evening.