Events in Somerset in October, November and December, with late autumn and winter time comes colder weather and dark nights. Dark nights bring the sparkling winter carnivals. Fireworks!!
Christmas markets, Santa. Dunster by Candlelight.
For those who still love to be active there are still cycling, running and walking events.
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The Dairy Show will be held on 4rd October 2018 at the Bath and West Showgrounds. For the dairy industry this is one of the most important dates of the year.
Wells Food Festival 14th October 2018.
Wells Festival of Literature 19th to 27th October 2018. All venues are within walking distance of the Cathedral.
The Exmoor Stagger and the Exmoor Stumble Minehead. TBC. Organised by the Minehead Running Club. The Stagger - Challenging Off road course with some tough climbs from Minehead to the highest point on Exmoor. The Stumble - shorter but just as challenging!
Bath Film Festival 1st to 11th November 2018.
Antique & Collector's Fair at the Bath & West Showgrounds, Shepton Mallet on 9th to 11th November 2018.
Bath Mozartfest 9th to 17th November 2018. Several venues in Bath.
Bath Christmas Market Dates for 2018 to be confirmed. In that quaint area between the Abbey and the Roman Baths. Just right for Christmas shopping! Magic.
Dunster by Candlelight Every year on the first Friday and Saturday in December this delightful medieval village in Exmoor, holds two days of enchanting candlight shopping, eating, a lantern procession plus much more. It is so popular that you cannot park in the village, please use the Park and Ride! The event is on 7th and 8th December 2018.
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Dunster is an active little village in North Somerset on the Bristol Channel. Dunster Park and Heathlands is an Area of Scientific Interest. The town has a lot of listed buildings.
Shepton Mallet. A good centre for touring the Mendips. It is a nice small rural medieval town. The Bath & West Showground is close by.
Wells. A beautiful old Cathedral city. The Cathedral and the old Bishop's Palace are good places to visit and there other medieval places in the city.
Minehead is a coastal town in North Somerset. Gateway to Exmoor. Gateway to the South West Coastal Path, a stunning footpath that runs right round Cornwall, Devon and Dorset.
Weston Super Mare. Another delightful North Somerset town, It is on the Bristol Channel and has a wide beach. Tide goes out a very long way. Bib Hope lived in Weston as a child.
Ashton Court. The Bristol Council own Ashton Court. The mansion is a Grade 1 listed building. The estate is Grade 11 listed. This property is an excellent venue for several good events.
Bath. A very lovely city. A World Heritage site. Says it all really. Would make a great romantic winter break. Georgian architecture and the Romans too thought well of the place!
Porlock is a coastal village on the edge of Exmoor. Makes a good place to plan a few bite size walks on the South West Coastal Path. Visit Porlock Weir which is a little harbour.
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Not all have their own website.
Ilminster Carnival 6th October 2018
Children's Carnival 29th September 2017
Chard Carnival Not yet known
Taunton Carnival 20th October 2018
Warminster Carnival 27th October 2018
Midsomer Norton Carnival 12th November 2018
Bridgewater Guy Fawkes Carnival 3rd November 2018
North Petherton Carnival 110th November 2018
Highbridge and Burnham on Sea Carnival 5th November 2018.
Shepton Mallet Carnival 14th November 2018
Wells Carnival 16th November 2018
Glastonbury Carnival 17th November 2018
Weston Super Mare Carnival 9th November 2018.
There are some delightful cottages around the county. Probably one near where you would love to stay.
Want a cute car? Large car? Small car? Whatever you need you will find it here. You will probably find your favourite car hire firm here and Car Rentals do not add a penny to their price for looking all over for you!
Why not travel by Coach
If you do decide the leave the car at home and help the environment too, why not go National Express. They run coaches all over the country. Some pretty good fares too.
Just imagine - sit back and relax, no hassling with the traffic!!!
Do you know that you can book on your mobile phone and they will send the ticket as a text!!!!
Virgin Trains is an excellent main line railway.