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Click on the calendar on the left to see the major events in Glastonbury throughout the year.

The calendar below lists most events in town but …..
Art Exhibitions are listed on their own page
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Feb
1
Sat
Earth Festival: First Stirring | Midday Meditation @ Chalice Well
Feb 1 @ 10:00 am – 1:30 pm

We gather 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.

Imbolc @ Bride's Mound
Feb 1 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

The Friends of Brides Mound invite you to join us for the day, traditionally known as Imbolc, the feast day of St. Brigid. 1pm Walk to Bride’s Mound with Serena Roney-Dougal. 2.30pm Gathering around the fire on Bride’s Mound.

Imbolc community celebration @ Assembly Rooms
Feb 1 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Join us for another great community celebration, as we glide from winter into spring.

Mar
7
Sat
Faery Ball @ Town Hall
Mar 7 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Mar
20
Fri
Earth Festival: Spring Equinox | Midday Meditation @ Chalice Well
Mar 20 @ 10:00 am – 1:30 pm

We gather at the Well Head at 12 pm for 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.

Apr
10
Fri
Day of Silence @ Chalice Well
Apr 10 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Silent Meditation in Chalice Well Meeting Room. Connecting with the Divine Eternal Flame that exists within us all. Opening ourselves to our own deepest knowing. Allowing this experience. Offering ourselves the opportunity to make a conscious connection to that precious place of peace and love within.

May
1
Fri
Earth Festival: Flowering | Celebration & Meditation @ Chalice Well
May 1 @ 7:00 am – 1:30 pm

The gardens open at 6 am and we hold a morning meditation around the Beltane fire at 7 am. Maypole dancing is at 8:30 am, accompanied by live music provided by Nathan Lewis-Williams and friends. At midday we gather at the well head for meditation until 12.30. At 12:30 we invite you to join us around the fire on the Lower Lawn for informal ’conversation’.

Beltane Celebration @ Market Place
May 1 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

This celebration is to ‘to be owned by none, and enjoyed by all’ open to all backgrounds, faiths & traditions & is totally free.

May
3
Sun
Dragons Celebrations @ Town Centre
May 3 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Jun
20
Sat
Earth Festival: Summer Solstice | Midday Meditation @ Chalice Well
Jun 20 @ 10:00 am – 1:30 pm

We gather at the Well Head at 12 pm for 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.

Jul
11
Sat
Anglican Pilgrimage @ Glastonbury Abbey
Jul 11 all-day
Jul
12
Sun
Catholic Pilgrimage @ Glastonbury Abbey
Jul 12 @ 11:30 am – 5:00 pm

A procession through the town centre behind the statue of Our Lady, during which the Rosary is prayed and hymns are sung.

Jul
25
Sat
Love & Thanks to Water Ceremony @ Chalice Well
Jul 25 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Join us for a simple ceremony offering love and thanks to water. You are very welcome to bring some of your own sacred water to this gentle ceremony.

Aug
1
Sat
Family Festival @ Paddington Farm
Aug 1 all-day

A relaxing weekend of Performance, Music and Workshops set in the beautiful grounds of Paddington Farm, Glastonbury.

Aug
2
Sun
Family Festival @ Paddington Farm
Aug 2 all-day

A relaxing weekend of Performance, Music and Workshops set in the beautiful grounds of Paddington Farm, Glastonbury.

Oct
31
Sat
Earth Festival: Resting | Celebration & Meditation @ Chalice Well
Oct 31 @ 10:00 am – 9:30 pm

Midday Meditation – We gather at the well head at midday for 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. Evening Meditative Gathering – We hold a further meditation at 7 pm. During the evening the gardens will be lit by torch and candlelight and filled with the gentle sound of harps and singing bowls being played in various locations around the garden, making for a reflective and contemplative evening.

Nov
21
Sat
Glastonbury Carnival @ Town Centre
Nov 21 @ 5:00 pm – 10:30 pm
Nov
28
Sat
Frost Fayre @ Town Centre
Nov 28 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm