Top Events To Attend In Bath And Wiltshire This Autumn/Winter

Victoria Park Bath

Look forward to some together time and make everlasting memories at these spectacular events taking place in Bath and Wiltshire this Autumn and Winter.

Jane Austen Festival

Friday 10th September – Sunday 19th September 2021

Royal Victoria Park

Enjoy ten days of celebrating all things Austen in the beautiful city of Bath! There’s a full programme of events including guided walks, day trips, music recitals and concerts and workshops and dance classes. In addition to this, The Jane Austen Centre and Regency Tea Rooms will be open daily for visitors to learn more about Jane Austen, or try a traditional afternoon tea. Click here to book tickets.

Bathscape Walking Festival

Saturday 11th September – Sunday 26th September 2021

The Botanical Gardens at Royal Victoria Park

Bath is a city surrounded by stunning countryside, making it a fantastic walking destination. Celebrate this unique landscape by enjoying a walk at Bathscape Walking Festival, taking place between 11th – 26th September. Click here to view the 2021 programme and book. 

World Wellness Weekend

Saturday 18th September – Sunday 19th September 2021

Alexandra Park

World Wellness Weekend is a global event that promotes healthier lifestyles. Relax your body and mind with yoga, meditation, tarot readings, spa sessions, pilates and more. Participating Bath venues include:

The Soul Spa

YMCA Bath

Thermae Bath Spa and The Gainsborough

Macdonald Bath Spa Hotel

Bathscape Walking Festival

The Great Bath Feast

Friday 24th September – Sunday 26th September 2021

Sydney Gardens

Celebrate the best food and drink in the South West at The Great Bath Feast 2021! There will be plenty of chef demos, supper clubs and a buzzing Milsom Street market showcasing the best locally sourced food and drink. The line-up has been curated by the festival’s headline sponsor, Richard Bertinet, owner of The Bertinet Kitchen cookery school and founder of the Bertinet Bakery.

The Frome Independent Market

First Sunday of the month, March – December

Parade Gardens

The Frome Independent Market showcases designer-makers, flea traders, food producers and street food vendors, both form the local area, and the wider South West region. Rummage through vintage goods in the flea market or browse the homeware, indoor plants and ethical clothing before indulging in a bubble waffle or Frome-made sausage roll. The Frome Independent Market takes place on the first Sunday of the month, March – December. The next event is on Sunday 3rd October.

Christmas at Longleat

Saturday 6th November 2021 – Monday 3rd January 2022

Prior Park Landscape Garden

Take a trip to Longleat to see their marvellous festive transformation. Walk through the mesmerising tunnel of light and sound leading you to the iconic Longleat House, decorated with 100 warmly lit Christmas trees. Explore the Wonderland Walk through Jungle Kingdom and Monkey Temple, listen to carols in the Park’s Main Square or venture to The Longhouse for an extra sprinkling of seasonal spirit. Tickets should be on sale later in September. Keep an eye on their social media channels and website for updates.

Christmas at Stourhead

Friday 26th November 2021 – Sunday 2nd January 2022

Alice Park

It’s the most wonderful time of the year at Stourhead! Walk through sparkling tunnels of light, discover stunning lakeside reflections and trees lit up in colour and enjoy lots of delicious street food as you’re surrounded by mesmerising illuminations. Christmas at Stourhead is on from 26 November 2021 – 2 January 2022. Booking is now open for tickets and car parking.

The Enchanted Garden of Light at American Museum & Gardens

Thursday 9th December – Friday 31st December 2021

Alice Park

Head to American Museum & Gardens in Bath this December for a magical and enchanting trail of illuminations. Adventure through spectacular light displays and tunnels, keep warm under the stars with hot spiced apple drink, seasonal wine or luxurious hot chocolate and feast on lots of delicious treats from roasted chestnuts to mouth-watering gourmet burgers. Booking is now open and we advise to book now to avoid disappointment.