Festival Fever in Bath
Bath serves as a stage for a packed calendar of events. From comedy and carnival to food and drink, music and literature, there are exciting events and festivals taking place throughout the city in 2019.
The Bath Festival is the city's largest celebration of music and literature, featuring a plethora of household names and rising stars, and The Bath Festival Finale Weekend offers the chance to enjoy an open-air music festival set right in the heart of the city centre.
You can immerse yourself in the world of Bath’s most famous literary resident at the Jane Austen Festival, featuring elegant masked balls, walking tours and talks (many staged in locations straight out of Austen’s stories).
Treat your ears to classical music when international performers descend on the city for Mozartfest and Bachfest, indulge your sense of fun at Bath Comedy Festival, or discover rising cinematic stars at FilmBath Festival.
Get into the festive spirit at our famous Bath Christmas Market, where you can browse twinkling chalets packed with one-of-a-kind gifts and seasonal surprises, and warm up with plenty of comforting winter food.