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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
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
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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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Jan
26
Sun
Get Wiggy With It ft. DJ Jah Harmony @ Red Brick Building
Jan 26 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Funk, Hip-Hop & Reggae Grooves. Plus live saxophone and henna tattoos! Wear your best wig, best hat or simply come as you are.

Backdoor Man Blues Jam @ Hawthorns
Jan 26 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

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

Jan
28
Tue
Open Mic Night @ Hawthorns
Jan 28 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Sign up at 7.45pm to play, sing, recite or just stare blankly at the audience.

UNIT X – XR Benefit Gig @ Assembly Rooms
Jan 28 @ 8:00 pm – 11:30 pm

Jan
30
Thu
FFF presents: Mandy Woods & friends @ Assembly Rooms
Jan 30 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

An atmospheric concert in the main hall at Glastonbury Assembly Rooms, with Mandy’s headline set from 9.45 to 10.45 p.m., floor spots from 8.30 to 9.30 p.m.

Jan
31
Fri
Bocabar Jazz does Latin Quarter @ Bocabar
Jan 31 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm

Join us for a night of Brazilian Samba, Cuban Salsa, Bossa Nova and Latin Grooves with an amazing 7 piece live band from Bristol and the South West. It will be loud, it will be fun and there will be dancing! 🙂

Will Cartwright & Friends @ King Arthur
Jan 31 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Glastonbury’s own Funky Soul man, Will Cartwright with Ian Miller on drums, Graeme Warner on guitar & trumpet plus special guests tbc…

Feb
1
Sat
Seedy Saturday @ Town Hall
Feb 1 @ 11:00 am – Feb 2 @ 1:00 am

Bring yourself and your saved seeds to the daytime event. Seed exchange. Stalls with local producers, growers, makers. Grafting and gardening demonstrations. In the evening we will be having a good old knees up with a Cèilidh. Then a DJ to carry us on into the night. Plus food and a bar!

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.

The Chris Jagger Band @ King Arthur
Feb 1 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

another night of Americana/Blues/Rock&Roll.

Tim Somerfield (Afro-Ninja) @ Rifleman's Arms
Feb 1 @ 9:00 pm – 11:30 pm

loop peddling acoustic guitar and singer

Feb
2
Sun
Backdoor Man Blues Jam @ Hawthorns
Feb 2 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

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

Feb
4
Tue
Open Mic Night @ Hawthorns
Feb 4 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Sign up at 7.45pm to play, sing, recite or just stare blankly at the audience.

Feb
6
Thu
Folk Night (Around The Fire) @ Rifleman's Arms
Feb 6 @ 9:00 pm – 11:45 pm

join us for an evening of folk music around our open fire.

Feb
7
Fri
Priddice Brothers Band @ King Arthur
Feb 7 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Local legends The Priddice Brothers aka Alex & Craig will be performing with their new band

Sam Lewis @ Hawthorns
Feb 7 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

With rich soulful vocals, well-crafted songs, roots country and blue-eyed soul Sam Lewis is connecting the dots. Limited capacity show. Sam Lewis in the intimate surrounds of the Hawthorns.

Feb
8
Sat
‘Dare to Dream’ Music Event @ Town Hall
Feb 8 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

For the first time ever, Glastonbury Brass will perform alongside Glastonbury Male Voice Choir, Johnny Mars will be launching ‘Dare to Dream’ a project to raise awareness of the effects mankind is having on the world. Students from local schools will be also be performing. Tickets available from the Glastonbury Information Centre.

Mark Chadwick plus support @ Bocabar
Feb 8 @ 7:00 pm – 11:45 pm

Mark is bringing his solo show back to the town to play another set of stripped back Levellers classics, along with a selection of his own material.

Absolute Oasis @ King Arthur
Feb 8 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Absolute Oasis will be playing all the hits, old and new. Come down for a sing along!

Appleknocker @ Rifleman's Arms
Feb 8 @ 9:00 pm – 11:30 pm

rock, pop, soul and funk

Feb
9
Sun
Backdoor Man Blues Jam @ Hawthorns
Feb 9 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

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

Bob Gallie – Sunday Sessions @ King Arthur
Feb 9 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Sit back, relax and enjoy one of the most silky smooth souls in this solar system..

Feb
11
Tue
Open Mic Night @ Hawthorns
Feb 11 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Sign up at 7.45pm to play, sing, recite or just stare blankly at the audience.

Feb
14
Fri
Anti-Valentines Carnival Masked Ball @ King Arthur
Feb 14 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Dj’s on the night, Jesse LOVE & One Night Stan. If you don’t have partner, come and celebrate at our Carnival themed Masked Ball… who knows? you might find one…

Feb
15
Sat
Jake Martin, plus Jess Silk, Jack Humphries, and AJ Simmonds @ King Arthur
Feb 15 @ 7:30 pm – 11:00 pm

One of the most exciting acts on the folk punk scene, Jake Martin, is back on the road, and he’s bringing along the sensational Jess Silk with him who has recently been wowing crowds while on tour with Ferocious Dog.

Adam Sweet @ Rifleman's Arms
Feb 15 @ 9:00 pm – 11:30 pm

solo artist, blues, rock and roots

Feb
16
Sun
Backdoor Man Blues Jam @ Hawthorns
Feb 16 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

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

Michael Collings – Sunday Sessions @ King Arthur
Feb 16 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Following his fantastic Grow Room last year, Michael returns for more chilled acoustic original material and covers. A mixed blend of genres covering 60’s to present.

Feb
18
Tue
Open Mic Night @ Hawthorns
Feb 18 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Sign up at 7.45pm to play, sing, recite or just stare blankly at the audience.

Feb
21
Fri
Keepers Brew plus support @ King Arthur
Feb 21 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

2 mind blowing, psychedelic, electronic, space rock acts on one night here at The King Arthur.

Feb
22
Sat
Ken Pustelnik’s Groundhogs + Paradise 9 @ King Arthur
Feb 22 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

All the traditional Groundhog elements will be on show, such as the high energy arrangements and the free-flowing psychedelic-tinged improvisations

Crossfire @ Rifleman's Arms
Feb 22 @ 9:00 pm – 11:30 pm

classic rock

Feb
23
Sun
Backdoor Man Blues Jam @ Hawthorns
Feb 23 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

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

Feb
25
Tue
Open Mic Night @ Hawthorns
Feb 25 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Sign up at 7.45pm to play, sing, recite or just stare blankly at the audience.

Feb
27
Thu
FFF presents: Ian A. Anderson – plus floor spots @ Assembly Rooms
Feb 27 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Ian A. Anderson – no, not that one! – began his musical career in the mid 1960s, heavily influenced by old country blues players, before taking a left-swerve in the early ’70s into what nowadays gets called ‘psych folk’

Feb
28
Fri
Glastonbury Calling
Feb 28 all-day

Electric Rude Boy @ King Arthur
Feb 28 @ 7:30 pm – 11:00 pm

Ska,Electro Ska,Roots,Dread Step,Rudeboy skankin,Jungle filf massive

Michaels birthday bash benefit gig @ Assembly Rooms
Feb 28 @ 8:00 pm – 11:45 pm

Michaels 70th birthday bash! … also a benefit gig for the ongoing Assembly Rooms lighting rig fund. Some great musicians will be playing..more details soon!

Feb
29
Sat
Glastonbury Calling
Feb 29 all-day

Mar
1
Sun
Backdoor Man Blues Jam @ Hawthorns
Mar 1 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

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