It's festival time
Come summer, Bath is bursting with theatre, dance, music, comedy, circus and more
What’s On in Bath
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Looking for what’s on in Bath during your stay?
The city boasts a year-round programme packed full of eclectic events, so whatever time of year you visit there’s always something on to enjoy...
Sing along to a well-loved musical at the theatre; sample the best local produce at the Saturday farmers’ market; become mesmerised by one of the many vibrant exhibitions throughout the city; seek out an antique bargain at the regular vintage market; get hands on with a craft workshop and bring a handmade reminder of your stay home with you; or enjoy a guided walk with stunning views along the Bath Skyline.
Bath is also a big festival city, so don’t forget to check our major events page for what’s on in Bath throughout the spring and summer months.
Find your very own Mr Darcy at the Jane Austen Festival; discover new side-splitting comedians at the Bath Comedy Festival; dance along to some amazing live musical performances at the International Bath Music Festival; indulge your taste buds during autumn with the Great Bath Feast; embark on a two-wheeled adventure throughout the city with Bike Bath; take a seat in the front row of Bath in Fashion’s catwalk shows; and much, much more!
Did you know that Bath is a great sporting city?
Don’t miss the thrill of regular live sporting action from top local teams: join the enthusiastic supporters at Bath Rugby and experience the excitement of a home match on The Rec; don your best hat and enjoy a day out at the races at Bath’s very own racecourse; cheer on the black and white striped Bath City Football Club; or head out to Castle Combe Circuit for some adrenaline pumping motorsport.
You can find out more about the exciting events below, or use the box on the right to search for what’s on in Bath during the dates of your stay. Alternatively, why not request your very own copy of our amazing Visitor Guide which is packed with essential information.
In it you will find a comprehensive guide to the various things to do in Bath such as a round-up of the key attractions (including our amazing Roman Baths, the world-heritage site that is Stonehenge aswell as the family-friendly Longleat Safari Park), a guide to the best accommodation in the city centre and surrounding areas (including a wide variety of hotels, bed and breakfasts and self catering apartments to suit all tastes and requirements), a guide to the best restaurants, pubs and nightlife, a guide to best shopping districts aswell as guide to the best spa's in town.
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Everything from photography and paintings to outdoor installations and sculpture
Put your knowledge to the test with friendly local pub quiz
Sparkling wooden chalets adorn the streets from 26 November - 13 December 2015 (TBC)
Find out why beautiful Bath is the perfect destination for a city break this spring...
Find out about upcoming rugby, football and horse racing fixtures
Sit back, relax, and enjoy live music at a variety of venues across the city
Discover Bath's eclectic and varied year-round event programme