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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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Nov
12
Tue
Open Mic Night @ Hawthorns
Nov 12 @ 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).

Nov
13
Wed
Open Mic Night @ King Arthur
Nov 13 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm

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

Nov
14
Thu
Thrive – interactive, healing concert with Magdalena Atkinson @ Shekinah Yoga Retreat
Nov 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Shekin Ashram is opening its door for this beautiful soulful interactive concert of original music by Magdalena Atkinson, her heartfelt stories and your amazing participation woven into it.

Nov
15
Fri
Big Brass Ska @ King Arthur
Nov 15 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Made up of 10 players from many different styles of music, rock and roll, punk, Ska and traditional Brass band, the musicians have joined together to form this new group.

Introspection Discovery Joy @ Assembly Rooms
Nov 15 @ 8:00 pm – 11:45 pm

DJJ! A great selection of tunes, and a great night!

Andrew Riverstone @ Hawthorns
Nov 15 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Americana & Blues Rock Guitarist on Tour

Nov
16
Sat
Tony Wright (Terrorvision) + Support
Nov 16 @ 8:00 pm – 11:45 pm

Expect new songs, tales from 30 years on the road fronting one of the UK’s most popular rock bands, and a few classics.

Lime of Your Life – Carnival After Party! @ Bocabar
Nov 16 @ 9:00 pm – Nov 17 @ 2:00 am

Ft. Dj Snow, Boa Kusasa + Special Guest – In aid of Refugee Community Kitchen. Join us for an epic night of post-carnival madness as we keep the fiesta going with carnival beats till 2am!

Nov
17
Sun
Backdoor Man Blues Jam @ Hawthorns
Nov 17 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

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

Spencer Cox & Friends – Sunday Sessions @ King Arthur
Nov 17 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Singer/Songwriter from Acoustic guitar, Americana, Blues Desert Rock with special guest performances.

Nov
19
Tue
Open Mic Night @ Hawthorns
Nov 19 @ 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).

Nov
20
Wed
Open Mic Night @ King Arthur
Nov 20 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm

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

Nov
21
Thu
Jacobsen Butler – Glastonbury Grow Room 063 @ King Arthur
Nov 21 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Acoustic duo from Glastonbury.

Miss Behavin Jazz Session @ Hawthorns
Nov 21 @ 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.

Nov
22
Fri
Lady Nade – Safe Place Tour @ King Arthur
Nov 22 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Experimental rootsy-songstress mixing of soul, jazz and folk-pop.. Likened to a rich fusion of musical greats, bearing velvet tones of Nina Simone adding a heady, jazz splash of John Martyn and Jeff Buckley thrown in.

Ollie Back & Sam on the Fiddle @ Rifleman's Arms
Nov 22 @ 9:00 pm – 11:30 pm

Guitar, Violin & Harmony Vocals – popular covers, classic favorites & foot stomping folk tunes

Shake The Tree @ Hawthorns
Nov 22 @ 9:00 pm – 11:30 pm

A welcome return for John Francis and his band, with their original, yet Retro Psychedelic Rock tunes, guaranteed to have you dancing…..

Nov
23
Sat
Des Horsfall`s Kuschty Rye @ King Arthur
Nov 23 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

A stripped down and acoustic version of the band

XYZ Present Takeover Sessions @ Assembly Rooms
Nov 23 @ 9:00 pm – Nov 24 @ 1:00 am
Nov
24
Sun
Backdoor Man Blues Jam @ Hawthorns
Nov 24 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

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

Sean McGowan plus Support @ King Arthur
Nov 24 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm

Poet, songwriter and dedicated touring artist

Nov
25
Mon
Wille Edwards (Solo) @ Hawthorns
Nov 25 @ 8:30 pm – 11:00 pm

Cornwall based musician, eclectic songwriter, and front man of internationally acclaimed band Wille and the Bandits

Nov
26
Tue
Open Mic Night @ Hawthorns
Nov 26 @ 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).

Nov
27
Wed
Open Mic Night @ King Arthur
Nov 27 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm

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

Nov
28
Thu
The Emerald Dawn, Carola Baer, and Davey Dodds @ King Arthur
Nov 28 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

a multi-instrumentalist, symphonic progressive rock quartet, who combine elements from classical music, jazz and rock to produce their own original, distinctive and exciting sound

Nov
30
Sat
Frost Fayre @ Town Centre
Nov 30 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm

The Glastonbury Frost Fayre is An Extravaganza of Seasonal Magnificence When Our Community comes together to Celebrate’Peace and Goodwill to All’ at this Festive Time of Year. Stalls and Late night shopping. 10.00am until 7.00pm. Frost Fayre stalls, Christmas Markets & Other Attractions include: • Father Christmas and his helper Fairies and Elves • All day buskers and live street entertainment.

Davey Malone w/ John Diment Frost Fayre finale @ Hawthorns
Nov 30 @ 8:00 pm – 11:30 pm

Topping off what is often the best day of the year in Glastonbury Town with some top quality music and entertainment and yes, maybe the occasional knob gag! Not to be missed

Heel Heel [8] with Banana High and All Smiles in Wonderland @ King Arthur
Nov 30 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Banana High- Banana High are a 5 piece band based in Somerset that plays a fusion of reggae, rock, punk, ska & pop originals.

Davy Malone @ Hawthorns
Nov 30 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm

Front man for “Hobo Jones and the Junkyard Dogs” here doing his Solo stuff on Frost Fayre night, with John Diment in support, expect to be roused, for this is the very best in Rebel-rousing Folk, with a definite social conscience….bring it on!

Barbershop Sessions Vol. 1 @ Bocabar
Nov 30 @ 9:00 pm – Dec 1 @ 1:00 am

A night of Drum & Bass, House, Old School, Funk, Garage, Club Trax, Footwork and Juke

Hush @ Rifleman's Arms
Nov 30 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm

A first gig at this venue for the band. Who knows what the evening will deliver !!!

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

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

Dawn Kelly & Neil Bailey – Magpie 22 – Sunday Sessions @ King Arthur
Dec 1 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Inspired by their time in Nashville, Dawn and Neil will be showcasing new songs and whipping up a feast of Alt-Folk, Blues and Americana – lush harmony vocals from Amy Bartlett.

Dec
3
Tue
Open Mic Night @ Hawthorns
Dec 3 @ 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).

Dec
4
Wed
Open Mic Night @ King Arthur
Dec 4 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm

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

Dec
5
Thu
Beans on Toast – The Inevitable Train Wreck Tour @ Red Brick Building
Dec 5 @ 7:30 pm – 11:00 pm

Climate emergency? Boris as PM? Rail-melting heat waves? A No Deal Brexit? Beans’ new album could only ever be called one thing… ‘The Inevitable Train Wreck’.

Dec
6
Fri
DR Meaker @ Bocabar
Dec 6 @ 8:00 pm – Dec 7 @ 1:00 am

High energy Drum & bass splice dirt with soul

Dec
7
Sat
Sound Of The Sirens @ United Reform Church
Dec 7 @ 7:00 pm – 10:30 pm

Westcountry folk-rock duo

Zofff @ King Arthur
Dec 7 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Zofff live in Glastonbury. With support from Deviant Amps.
Alchemy In Avalon @ Assembly Rooms
Dec 7 @ 8:00 pm – Dec 8 @ 1:00 am

hosted by the legendary Lee Harris, founder of Alchemy Headshop in London