Bath 2024: our Guide to the best events in Bath and Beyond

Bath has a busy events calendar year round, whether it’s a night watching comedians or a stroll around a local National Trust garden, we’ve listed our top recommendations for the remainder of 2024 below. 


  • Bath Comedy Festival, April 1st-21st 2024. Enjoy hilarious nights at Komedia Bath, a comedy club a short walk from The Yard hotel


  • Dyrham Park, a National Trust property a short drive from Bath hosts a floral explosion at Tulip Mania at Dyrham Park. The meticulously landscaped gardens are bursting with vibrant tulips.
  • Immerse yourselves in the renowned Bath Festival, May 17th. From captivating theatrical performances to world-class music, the festival offers something for every taste. The Yard’s Insider Tip: Book room 8, which has a private balcony, and enjoy a post-festival tipple in the Spring sunshine. 
  • Embark on a journey of flavour at the Willett Bourbon Whiskey Tasting at Independent Spirit of Bath. Sample a selection of fine bourbons and learn about the distilling process. 2nd May, event details are here.

June – August:

  • Treat yourselves to a decadent Bottomless Brunch at Green Park Brasserie. Think endless flowing drinks and delicious food to fuel your day of exploration. (Available most weekends)
  • Foodies Festival at Royal Victoria Park. Sample foods from across the world, and enjoy live demonstrations and workshops. 7th June – 9th June, 2024.
  • Celebrate the wonders of the natural world at the Festival of Nature. This event offers a variety of activities, from guided walks to wildlife encounters, perfect for reconnecting with the great outdoors. 1st June 2024 – 9th June 2024.
  • Experience the magic of Forest Live at Westonbirt Arboretum. Immerse yourselves in the beauty of the forest while enjoying a live concert by a top musical act. Multiple dates in July.


  • If you’re a fan of discovering fresh artistic talent, don’t miss the Contemporary Artists’ Fair at Green Park Station. Explore a diverse range of mediums, from paintings and sculptures to photography and ceramics. It’s the perfect opportunity to find a unique piece for your home, directly support the local art scene, and experience the creative energy of Bath’s artistic community. 8th Sept 2024, 10:00 -17:00.
  • Enjoy live jazz at the Somerset Jazz Festival at Radford Mill Farm. This renowned festival features talented musicians from around the world. 7th Sept, 2024.

The Yard: Your Romantic Refuge in the heart of Bath

Whether you’re seeking a romantic escape or something a bit more lively, The Yard is a short walk from the centre of the city meaning we’re perfectly located to enjoy local events. Plus, with parking spaces on offer when booked in advance and close to Bath Spa train station and bus services, events that take place outside of the city centre are easy to access too.

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