Somerset Armed Forces Day



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Somerset Armed Forces Day is the biggest and most exciting event in Taunton.

Saturday 1st July 2023 is Somerset Armed Forces Show in Vivary Park. A surprise guest will officially open the show at 10am. Throughout the day there will be lots to see, do and enjoy! The park is being split into Zones including Military, Reenactment, Stalls, Children?s Play Area and Bars. There are also going to be Bands and Choirs performing around the park and in the Arena.

Storm Troopers will be all around the park too. What an amazing photo opportunity!
There will be representatives from all of the Armed Forces, including their Standard Bearers. In the main arena there will be a programme of activities and events including a drill competition.

The show is due to end at 6pm with a glorious closing ceremony.