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Bath Christmas Market

Bath’s sparkling Christmas Market is the shopping season’s highlight. Not only is it the place to start crossing off your gift lists, but it’s also the place to ease into the Christmas spirit with entertainment, festive fare and carols. This year’s market is the biggest yet, with more than 140 traditional stalls in the city centre, all offering unique and special gift ideas.

Wells Carnival – November

The Wells Carnival is a spectacle not to be missed. Huge floats make their way through the medieval streets intertwined with street performers dressed in stunning costumes. The blaze of colourful lights, music and dancing create a unique and exciting atmosphere.  See www.southwestcarnivals.com for details.

Wells Festival of Literature – October

A recently established event, promoting books and the love of reading. Visit the festival website for the latest event news.

The Bishop’s Palace

There is always something happening at the Bishop’s Palace in Wells. The team operate a full programme of events and maintain a wonderful garden.

Glastonbury – June

The legendary performing arts festival in the special Somerset place.