Event Location Event Details Date Time Price
Sausage Making Course Frogmary Green Farm, South Petherton sausage making course with Clinton Bonner from award winning Butchers Bonners of Ilminster. Learn how to make and flavour your own sausages. Includes lots of tasting and a glass of wine and a hot dog at the end of the session. 01460 249758. www.frogmarygreenfarm.co.uk 24/01/2018 19:00:00 7.30pm to 9pm Not available
Burns Night Charity Quiz Horton Village Hall Make up a table of 4-6 people for our entertaining charity quiz or just come along and we'll fit you up with a table for the quiz. Entry fee is £3 per person to be paid at the door. For more information contact Micki Darbourne (01460 53478) or Jelena Stanojilovic (01460 63672). There will be a RAFFLE and a BAR. All proceeds to Purple Field Productions (Charity No. 1127076 25/01/2018 19:00:00 7.30pm £3 at the door
Craig Milverton & Tricotism Ilminster Arts Centre Oscar Peterson inspired jazz, with Craig Milverton at the piano and special guest stars Nigel Price (on guitar) and bass player Sandy Suchodolski). Friday 26 January 8pm Tickets £16 (pre-show supper £15 served at 7pm, must be booked in advance) Box Office: 01460 54973 26/01/2018 16:56:36 8pm Tickets £16 (pre-show supper £15 served at 7pm, must be booked in advance)
Unseen and Underground: Why Our Geological Heritage Matters Parish Hall, Ilminster The Somerset Wildlife Trust has a talk entitled 'Why Our Geological Heritage Matters' and to be given by Sam Scriven of the Jurassic Coast Trust 26/01/2018 18:00:00 7.30pm Non member adults £3, and non member children and students £1
Jumble Sale Buckland St Mary Village Hall Jumble sale is open to all from 10am to 12.30pm. Refreshments of tea, coffee, cake and sausage sandwiches will be available. Please bring donations of toys, clothes, unwanted gifts and household items to the school or the church porch from Monday 22 January. Money raised is for Buckland St Mary Primary School. 27/01/2018 10:11:08 10am to 12.30pm Free
Quiz Night Ilminster Bowling and Tennis Club Come and join us for a fun evening with a quiz and raffle in aid of Guide Dogs. Cost is £1 per person with 5 maximum in a team. 28/01/2018 19:00:00 T7.30pm for 8pm £1 per person
Sense of Place Ilminster Arts Centre This exhibition brings together a fascinating line-up of artists who take their inspiration from landscapes, be they rural or urban, home or abroad. Enjoy armchair travel at its most visual, in the comfort of the Arts Centre! Mon 22 January - Sat 10 February. Gallery Open: Mon-Fri 9.30am-4.30pm, Sat until 2.30pm. Admission Free. 29/01/2018 10:33:00 Mon-Fri 9.30am-4.30pm, Sat until 2.30pm Free
Exhibition of Winners Ilminster Arts Centre The exhibition is of winners of the 2017 Ilminster Arts Open Competition. Admission free. For opening times ring 01460 54973 30/01/2018 16:00:00 For opening times please ring 01460 54973 Free
Quiz Night Howley Tavern, Chard TA20 3DX Grab a team - it's Quiz Night. End of dry January pub quiz at the Howley Tavern. Heads down at 8pm. £6 per person to include ploughman's platter per table. Teams of 6. Please call Sue on 01460 62157 or Liz on 07570 865752. Money raised is for Buckland St Mary Primary School. 01/02/2018 18:00:00 T8pm £6 per person
Ilminster Forum`s Produce Market The Market House, Ilminster

The produce market is for local groups and producers to sell their goods locally and support the projects that are in need of support from the Forum

A pitch is £5. If you are interested in having a stall please contact EmmaJane at 01460 298090

03/02/2018 13:00:00 8.30am to 12.30pm Free
Habitat Catalogued Frogmary Green Conference Centre, South Petherton The Arts Society Neroche South are hosting a talk entitled "Habitat Catalogued" by Caroline Macdonald Haig. Visitors fee is £5 (up to 2 lectures in any one season) 05/02/2018 18:00:00 7.15pm Visitors £5
An Evening of Comedy by the Warehouse Theatre Warehouse Theatre, Ilminster The Ilminster Entertainments Society presents an evening of comedy with 3 plays: A Light Lunch by Bridget Derrett, None the Wiser by Anthony Booth and Melody by Deidre Kinahan. Performances are nightly from 7 to 10 February at 7.30pm. Tickets are £10 (£5 child/student) available from www.thewarehousetheatre.org.uk or Harrimans Menswear, Silver Street. 07/02/2018 18:00:00 7.30pm £10 (child/student £5)
OASISS The Shrubbery Hotel, Ilminster Come and listen to the most authentice No1 Oasis tribute band in the world. Doors open 7.30pm. Tickets cost £8 if purchased before the event or £10 at the door. Tickets can be bought at the Archie Gooch Pavilion, Texaco Petrol Station, The Shrubbery Hotel or by calling Chris Stuckey on 07921954669. 09/02/2018 18:00:00 Doors open 7.30pm £8 or £10 at the door
Ferio Saxophone Quartet Ilminster Arts Centre One of the leading British saxophone quartets among the new generation pof artists Fero saxophone Quartet has received deservedly enthuiastic reactions from audiences and critics alike. Huw Wiggin (soprano), Ellie McMurray (alto), Jose Banuls (tenor) and Shevaughan Beere (baritone). Tickets are £15 with concessions for students (£5) and children (free under 12 with accompanying adult). 16/02/2018 18:00:00 7pm for pre-concert supper with concert at 8pm. Concert tickets £15 and Pre-concert supper tickets £15
The Mayor's of Ilminister's Charity Evening with the Sunset Cafe Stompers Warehouse Theatre, Ilminster The Stompers play the music of Scott Joplin, Irving Berlin, Jelly Roll Morton, Duke Ellington and Fats Waller. The band's wide repertoire also features songs made famous by artists as diverse as Patsy Cline, Marilyn Monroe, the Inkspots and Fats Domino. Tickets (£12) available from Harrimans of Silver Street or book on-line at www.thewarehousetheatre.org.uk . 18/02/2018 16:00:00 Doors open at 6.30pm for 7pm £12
Learn to Dance Modern Jive Ilminster Parish Hall Sydney's Valentine Dance with social dancing including ballroom, square, latin and old time. Live music provided by Ray Denning. Tickets £5 (to include tea, coffee and biscuits) available from Harrimans Menswear. All proceeds to the Warehouse Theatre Expansion Appeal 19/02/2018 18:00:00 7.30pm to 11pm £5
Charity Dance Night Swanmead School, Ilminster A charity dance night with Hollywood Glamour (optional) fancy dress theme. Disco, soft drinks and entertainment to include Beginners Dance Class - no previous dance skills required, or even a partner. The 45-minute dance class will teach you how easy it is to dance modern jive which is a social, fun and easy to learn partner dance. Tickets £8 from Remains to be Seen, East Street or online through Facebook - https://facebook.com/p8/warehousetheatrecharitydance . 24/02/2018 18:00:00 7.30pm to 11.30pm £8
Ilminster Forum`s Produce Market The Market House, Ilminster The produce market is for local groups and producers to sell their goods locally and support the projects that are in need of support from the Forum A pitch is £5. If you are interested in having a stall please contact EmmaJane at 01460 298090 03/03/2018 12:00:00 8.30am to 12.30pm Free
Marmen Quartet Ilminster Arts Centre The Marmen Quartet are the current holders of Music in The Round 'Bridge' scheme and Eugene Frost Prize. Johannes Marmen (violin), Ricky Gore (violin), Bryony Gibson-Cornish (viola) and Steffan Morris (cello). 17/03/2018 18:00:00 7pm for pre-concert supper with concert at 8pm. Concert tickets £15 and Pre-concert supper tickets £15
Yeovil Half Marathon Petter's Way, Yeovil The race will start and finish in Yeovil town centre. Distance is 13.1 miles. 25/03/2018 09:00:00 9am £29 per entry
Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt Barrington Court Bring the whole family together this Easter and treat your loved ones to the magic of the Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt. Friday 30 March to Monday 2 April, 11am - 4pm 30/03/2018 14:00:00 11am to 4 pm £2
Albion Quartet Ilminster Arts Centre The Albion Quartet feels a particular affinity for the chamber music of Antonin Dvorak. Tamsin Waley-Cohen (violin), Emma Parker (violin), Rosalind Ventris (viola) and Nathaniel Boyd (cello). 06/04/2018 18:00:00 7pm for pre-concert supper with concert at 8pm. Concert tickets £15 and Pre-concert supper tickets £15
Cerulo Ilminster Arts Centre Cerulo will perform Burying the Dead which is more than a concert and will provide an exciting glimpse into the life in Restoration London, through the deathbed testimony of Henry Purcell; written by the scriptwriter Clare Norburn. Emily Owen (soprano), Jenni Harper (soprano), Satoko Doi-Luck (harpsicord), Kate Conway (cello and violin), Toby Carr (guitar and lute) and Gerald Kyd (Henry Purcell). 05/05/2018 18:00:00 7pm for pre-concert supper with concert at 8pm. Concert tickets £15 and Pre-concert supper tickets £15
Jubilee String Quartet Ilminster Arts Centre The Jubilee String quartet were first prize winners of the Val Tidone international Chamber Music Competition 2010 and the St Martin's Chamber Music Competition 2013. They also won prizes at the Karol Szymanowski International String Quartet Competion 2014, and Trondheim International Chamber Music Competitiion 2013. The quartet were finalists in the Royal Over-Seas League Competion 2013 and 2015. Tereza Privratska (violin), Julia Loucks (violin), Stephanie Edmundson (viola) and Toby White (cello). 01/06/2018 18:00:00 7pm for pre-concert supper with concert at 8pm. Concert tickets £15 and Pre-concert supper tickets £15
Erdem Misirlioglu on Piano Ilminster Arts Centre In 2006 Erdem was a prizewinner in the International Rachmaninov for Young Pianists and was awarded the Keyboard Instrument Prize 2006 and the Principal's prize in 2008. in 2011, he was awarded the first prize in the Beethoven Piano Society of Europe's intercollegiate piano competition. 20/07/2018 18:00:00 7pm for pre-concert supper with concert at 8pm. Concert tickets £15 and Pre-concert supper tickets £15
Pelleas Ensemble Ilminster Arts Centre The ensemble was formed at the Guildhall School of Music & Drama in 2011. Playing with 'verve and polish' (The Times), they recently won the Royal Philharmonic Society's Henderson Chamber Ensemble Award, and the 2017 Elias Fawcett Award for Outstanding Chamber Ensemble at the Royal Overseas League Competition. Olvier Wass (harp), Luba Tunnicliffe (viola) and Henry Roberts (flute). 03/08/2018 18:00:00 7pm for pre-concert supper with concert at 8pm. Concert tickets £15 and Pre-concert supper tickets £15
Pixels Ensemble Ilminster Arts Centre Pixels Ensemble is a collective of established chamber music players with a shared passion for performing the finest repertoire, from the classical period to the present day. Ian Buckle (piano), Alex Holladay (cello) and Sophie Rosa (violin). 07/09/2018 18:00:00 7pm for pre-concert supper with concert at 8pm. Concert tickets £15 and Pre-concert supper tickets £15
Michael Petrov on Cello and Alexander Ullman on Piano Ilminster Arts Centre Alexander Ullman studied at the Curtis Institute of Music in Philadelphia and the Royal College of Music, London. In October 2017 he won 1st prize at the 11th Liszt International Competition in Utrecht. Michael Petrov studied at the Yehudi Menuhin School and at the Guildhall School of Music & Drama, winning the Gold Medal in 2014 and the Wigmore Hall Prize in 2017. 05/10/2018 18:00:00 7pm for pre-concert supper with concert at 8pm. Concert tickets £15 and Pre-concert supper tickets £15