2015

Bath today is steeped in history, from the Romans to the Georgians. There are some must-see attractions for visitors, including The Bath Abbey, The Holburne Museum, the Circus, the Royal Crescent and more.

The city also offers a vibrant programme of festivals and events, embracing literature, music, film, fashion and food. Of course the city also has a Rugby pitch right in the middle of it too, home to Bath Rugby and some of the best players in the UK.

If you are visiting our hotel, this list of what’s on in Bath gives you a taste of the key events in this amazing city.

Bath Children’s Literature Festival

  • September 25, 2015
  • until October 4, 2015
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The Bath Children’s Literature Festival is the largest dedicated children’s book festival in the UK, and presents over 80 events for general attendance and attracts the very best and children’s authors. The festival is held over 10 days from Friday 25th September – Sunday October 4th. Featured authors include: Julia Donaldson Axel Scheffler Cressida Cowell Jacqueline […]

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Bristol to Bath Marathon

  • October 25, 2015
  • until October 25, 2015
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This will be the inaugural Bristol to Bath marathon, 26.2 miles from Bristol to the streets of Bath, the route is challenging and beautiful taking in three counties, the best of both cities and the countryside in between. The marathon takes place Sunday 25th October 2015.

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Bath Heritage Open Week

  • October 24, 2015
  • until November 1, 2015
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Every year, during October half-term, Bath and North East Somerset Council arrange an engaging and eye opening series of events and activities at some of the fabulous museums and venues across Bath. Great for children and adults alike, these events celebrate the amazing range of activities available in Bath. Here are just a few of the […]

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Bath Christmas Lights Switch On

  • November 12, 2015
  • 5.30pm
  • until November 12, 2015
  • 9.00pm
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The switching on of the Bath Christmas lights will take place from 5.30pm in the SouthGate shopping area. There will be a lantern parade before Father Christmas turns on the Chrsitmas lights! You can also browse a number of stalls selling festive gifts, mulled wine and prosecco. There will also be a Santa’s grotto, elves […]

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Bath Film Festival

  • November 3, 2015
  • until November 13, 2015
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Celebrating its 25th anniversary the Bath Film Festival 2015 promises an even more eclectic and enticing line up than ever across a variety of interesting and unusual venues across the city.

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Bath Mozart Festival (Mozartfest)

  • November 13, 2015
  • until November 21, 2015
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Taking place over 9 days in November, this is the annual Bath Mozart Festival or Mozartfest. This festival, set in the enthralling city of Bath, celebrates Mozart’s music and that of his influences at the time. There will be 18 events across the city including of course many concerts, but lectures and talks too.

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Bath Christmas Market

  • November 26, 2015
  • until December 11, 2015
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Praised as one of the best Christmas Markets in the UK, the Bath Abbey courtyard and surrounding cobbled streets are the perfect backdrop for the hundreds of little wooden chalets selling unusual and unique festive gifts. There will be over 170 of these wooden chalets at the market selling a whole host of goodies and […]

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Bath on Ice

  • November 20, 2015
  • until January 3, 2016
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Bath on Ice is back again this year. Based at the tennis courts in Royal Victoria Park, Bath on Ice is Bath’s only real ice rink. It’s got ice skating, mulled wine and glow in the dark mini-golf!

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