200th anniversary of Jane Austen
Explore the streets of Bath and discover Jane Austens’ favourite haunts
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...
Enjoy top quality drama and comedy at the Theatre Royal Bath; 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 year. There's an especially packed events calendar during spring and summer.
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 Bath Festival; indulge your taste buds during autumn with the Great Bath Feast; embark on a two-wheeled adventure throughout the city with Bike Bath; 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 Bath 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 as well 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 the best shopping areas too.
In This Section
Things to do with the whole family over May Half Term
Discover Bath's eclectic and varied year-round event programme
Everything from photography and paintings to outdoor installations and sculpture
Find out about upcoming rugby, football and horse racing fixtures
Put your knowledge to the test with friendly local pub quiz
Sit back, relax, and enjoy live music at a variety of venues across the city
Enjoy the latest show, dance, comedy or film in Bath
Join us to celebrate 250 years of an architectural icon