What's on locally in 2020
West Somerset Railway
We are brilliantly located for our local heritage Steam Railway. Starting from Bishops Lydeard, just a few minutes down the road, it runs to the seaside at Minehead stopping at Dunster and Watchet amongst other places en-route.
There is a regular service, and Driver Experience days for enthusiasts.
April 23rd - 26th Spring Steam Gala
September 12th - 13th Forties weekend
See www.west-somerset-railway.co.uk for details
Gardens to visit locally
June 13th Garden, Plants, Crafts and Food Fair
See www.cothaymanor.co.uk for details
April 25th Plant Fair
Agricultural Shows and Festivals
May Day - Midsummer Simonsbath Festival - set in the heart of Exmoor.
See www.simonsbathfestival.org.uk for details.
July 29th The 43rd Dunster Country Fair
August 21st Dunster Show is the premier Agricultural Show in West Somerset and one of the major one day Shows of the West of England. Taking place on the Lawns below Dunster Castle the dramatic backdrop is a perfect setting for a family day out.
Somerset County Cricket Ground
County matches run from March until September
See www.somersetcountycc.co.uk for details
Explore the historic Incline and Winding house in the Brendan Hills and follow the route of the old mining railway down to Watchet Harbour.
See www.westsomersetmineralrailway.org.uk for more information.
Brazier Coffee Roasters and Cafe in Wellington
Tours at Miles Tea & Coffee in Porlock