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Today to Fri 18 May, by distance, closest first.    

More details - Haynes Breakfast Club
Calling all motoring enthusiasts! On the first Sunday of each month we host a breakfast club which is open to all marques. As well as meeting other like-minded enthusiasts, owners can chat over a coffee and a hearty breakfast (from a full English to a bacon roll) in Café 750.
Haynes International Motor Museum, Castle Cary Road, Sparkford, Yeovil, Somerset,
Sun 6 May

More details - Traditional Country Fayre 13/05/18
Save the Date as this is going to be an amazing event! "13th May 2018" We would love for you to join us in a celebration of the great British countryside for all that work and live there to create a great day out for all ages and walks of life.
Pen House, Penselwood Nr. Wincanton
Sun 13 May

More details - Glow in the Park and Party: Bath & West
South West-based homeless charity Alabaré are teaming up once again with Glow in the Park to present Glow in the Park and Party: Bath & West.
Bath and West Showground, The Showground, Shepton Mallet
Sat 21 Apr

More details - Family Fun Day at Wincanton Racecourse
Family Fun Day on Sunday, April 22 a is one of Somerset’s best free days out for kids and this year, Peter Rabbit, from the eagerly anticipated film of the same name will be making special appearances throughout the day.
Wincanton Racecourse
Sun 22 Apr

More details - Lower Shalford Farm - Open Garden for NGS
Fairly large open garden with extensive lawns and wooded surroundings. Small winterbourne stream running through with several stone bridges. Walled rose/parterre garden, hedged herbaceous garden and several ornamental ponds. Work is in constant progress.
Lower Shalford Farm, Wincanton
Sat 12 May

More details - Kilver Court Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
Kilver Court Gardens in Somerset is the perfect day out for those looking to explore a little known treasure. Today, the gardens, which have appeared on BBC Gardeners’ World, are like stepping into another world - a peaceful oasis away from modernity.
Kilver Court Gardens, Shepton Mallet
Thu 10 May

More details - Forest Lodge - Open Garden for NGS
3 acre mature garden with many camellias and rhododendrons in May. Lovely views towards Blackmore Vale. Part formal with pleached hornbeam alle and rill, part water garden with lake. Wonderful roses in June. Unusual spring flowering trees such as Davidia involucrata, many beautiful cornus. Interesting garden sculpture.
Forest Lodge, Pen Selwood
Thu 10 May, Thu 14 Jun

More details - Stourhead - Genius Story introduction walks
Join one of Stourhead’s volunteers on a guided introduction to the new Genius story at Stourhead. Discover more about the Hoare family who created this special place on a walk through the garden that was described as ’a living work of art’. Booking Not Needed. Assistance Dogs only are welcome.
Stourhead, Stourhead Estate Office, Stourton, Warminster,
Today to Fri 18 May

More details - Stourhead - Genius of the place:  foundations
A visit to the house brings to life the Hoare family’s ’golden path’ to success and its influence on Stourhead.
Stourhead, Stourhead Estate Office, Stourton, Warminster,
Today to Tue 8 May

More details - Stourhead Garden - Open Garden for NGS
One of the earliest and greatest landscape gardens in the world, creation of banker Henry Hoare in 1740s on his return from the Grand Tour, inspired by paintings of Claude and Poussin. Planted with rare trees, rhododendrons and azaleas over last 250yrs.
Stourhead Garden, Warminster
Sun 22 Apr

More details - Stourhead - Spring estate walks
Stourhead estate has 2500 acres of ancient, diverse and managed landscapes. Join a volunteer guided walk to enjoy the spring landscape and discover more about the countryside beyond the landscape garden.
Stourhead, Stourhead Estate Office, Stourton, Warminster,
Fri 27 Apr

More details - Stourhead - Genius of the place:  foundations
A visit to the house brings to life the Hoare family’s ’golden path’ to success and its influence on Stourhead.
Stourhead, Stourhead Estate Office, Stourton, Warminster,
Wed 9 May to Sat 7 Jul

More details - Stourhead - Immortal Megasprint triathlon
Don’t be fooled, this event will test even the fittest and fastest triathletes. This tough and challenging race will start off with a 900m swim in the large lake, followed by a beautiful and fast 18 mile ride through the Wiltshire, Somerset and Dorset counties before finishing in a 4.5 mile run!
Stourhead, Stourhead Estate Office, Stourton, Warminster,
Sat 12 May

More details - Stourhead - Immortal 10k
The wonderful run takes you through Stourton village, past the lakes and into the wooded estate. In early May the flora and fauna, sights and smells will distract you from the tough route. Booking Essential. Phone: www.immortalsport.com/events.
Stourhead, Stourhead Estate Office, Stourton, Warminster,
Sat 12 May

More details - Stourhead - Immortal half triathlon
This middle distance triathlon returns to Stourhead. The superb venue guarantees fantastic and breath-taking scenery. This tough and challenging race will start off with a 1900m swim in the beautiful lake, followed by a 52 mile bike ride, which is stunning yet fast and tough in equal measures.
Stourhead, Stourhead Estate Office, Stourton, Warminster,
Sun 13 May

More details - Midney Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
1.4 acre plantsmans garden, where unusual planting combinations, interesting use of colour, subtle themes and a natural flowing style create a garden full of variety and inspiring ideas. Increasingly known for it’s wildlife friendly planting.
Midney Gardens, Somerton
Sun 13 May

More details - Somerset Garden Day
On Sunday 13th May, we’re celebrating Somerset Garden Day with a simple ambition in mind: to encourage everyone in Somerset to down tools, enjoy the diverse pleasures of their gardens and acknowledge the hard work that goes into keeping them special.
Glastonbury Tor
Sun 13 May

More details - 'Weather Report'
ACEArts will welcome Royal West of England Academy member Deborah Westmancoat next month, whose exhibition ‘Weather Report’ runs from 21st April until 19th May. Deborah is a contemporary artist based in Somerset, who graduated from Plymouth University with a first class honours degree in Fine Art in 2014.
ACEarts, Market Place, Somerton
Sat 21 Apr, Tue 24 Apr to Sat 28 Apr, Tue 1 May to Sat 5 May, Tue 8 May to Sat 12 May, Tue 15 May to Sat 19 May

More details - Susie Ro Album Launch with full acoustic band + support from Mobius Loop
Susie tours internationally with her harmony singing workshops and performs beautiful songs on guitar.
Glastonbury Assembly Rooms, High St, Glastonbury
Fri 27 Apr

More details - Beethoven Piano Concerto No 4 and Tchaikovsky Overture-Fantasy Romeo and Juliet with the MSO
The third of MSO’s guest conductors is the highly accomplished Hitoshi Suzuki Our soloist, Hilary Suckling, graduated from the Royal Academy of Music and the University of Cambridge. A previous favourite with MSO (Schumann Piano Concerto 2013), Hilary returns to perform Beethoven’s 4th Piano Concerto.
Strode Theatre Street
Sat 12 May

More details - 'Breathe' - an exhibition by Gail Mason
‘Breathe is a new exhibition by multi award-winning printmaker and artist Gail Mason, opening on 34d March 2018 in the Exhibition Room of the Bishop’s Palace.
The Bishops Palace, Wells, Somerset
Today to Sun 29 Apr

More details - Somerset Garden Day - Create a Floral Crown
Somerset Garden Day, Sunday 13th May, is an annual celebration of gardens and gardening - a chance to celebrate the hard work you put into making your garden a haven.
The Bishops Palace, Wells, Somerset
Sat 12 May

More details - Martin Bentham RWA: Latest Paintings
Martin has been a full time professional artist painter since graduating from Exeter College of Art & Design in 1985. Primarily a figurative painter, he prefers to work directly from his chosen subjects, which are mostly derived from the people and landscape of the Mendip Hills, where he lives.
The Bishops Palace, Wells, Somerset
Sat 12 May to Sat 30 Jun

More details - Somerset Day Celebrations
A day of dancing and music and crafts King Alfred giving out flags and cakes
The HIgh Street, STREET
Sat 12 May

More details - Surfers Against Sewage Live Music Fundraiser
Plastic Free Wells group are hosting a fundraiser for Surfers Against Sewage who developed a programme to help towns and cities go single-use plastic free. Wells will celebrate accreditation with live music, bar and snacks.
Town Hall Wells Market Place
Sat 28 Apr

More details - Wells May Charter Fair
Annual Charter Fair, with full Civic Opening and Blessing of The Fair at 11am,on the Saturday with fair open until 11pm. A sponsored Buffet Lunch for invited guests follows the tour of the fair at the nearby Swan Hotel. The fair is also open on the Friday from 5pm to 11pm.
Wells Market Place
Fri 4 May and Sat 5 May

More details - Milton Lodge - Open Garden for NGS
Mature Grade II terraced garden. Sloping land transformed into architectural terraces with profusion of plants capitalising on views of Wells Cathedral and Vale of Avalon. 1960, garden was lovingly restored to its former glory, orchard replaced with collection of ornamental trees.
Milton Lodge, Wells
Sun 13 May, Sun 3 Jun, Sun 1 Jul

More details - Panta Rei Danseteater: Promise of Departure
A new dance theatre production with high pace and intricate choreography aiming to emotionally move you. Norway’s Panta Rei looks at how vulnerability and strength come to play in the relationships we have, and the struggles we are forced to overcome.
Gillingham School School Road Gillingham Dorset
Fri 27 Apr

More details - St Margarets Hospice Yeovil Summer Fete
A Fun day for the whole family held in the gardens of St Margaret’s Hospice. there is everything from craft stalls to dog shows, a vintage tea rooms, bar and BBQ as wells as games and activities for the whole family.
St Margarets Hospice Little Tarrat Lane Yeovil
Sat 12 May

More details - Lindy Hop Improvers Course
Four Week Improvers Lindy Hop course on Monday evenings, from 23rd April - 21st May! 7-8.30pm Continue developing your swing dancing skills! Joe and Tamsin will be taking you to the next level, as we go deeper into the technique of this partnered dance, as well as learning more steps and moves.
The Steiner Academy, Park Road, Frome
Mon 23 Apr, Mon 30 Apr, Mon 14 May, Mon 21 May

More details - Dreadzone
Dreadzone. Artists performing: Dreadzone.: Tickets avaiable.
Cheese & Grain, Frome
Sat 21 Apr

More details - Montacute House - 'Elizabeth of Bohemia: the Winter Queen'
New for the Long Gallery 2018 open season. for 2018 the National Portrait Gallery’s special exhibition will be ’Elizabeth of Bohemia : the Winter Queen’ and will feature contemporary portraits of this fascinating woman and those connected to her. Booking Not Needed. Assistance Dogs only are welcome.
Montacute House, Montacute
Today to Thu 3 May

More details - Montacute House - Levels' Best Craft & Farmers' Markets
All your local food and crafts at one quality market. Held in the old stables, this ever popular and award winning ’best in Somerset’ market is a must for those who like top quality local produce and crafts. Booking Not Needed. Dogs on leads welcome.
Montacute House, Montacute
Sat 28 Apr, Sat 19 May

More details - Montacute House - 'Elizabeth of Bohemia: the Winter Queen'
New for the Long Gallery 2018 open season. for 2018 the National Portrait Gallery’s special exhibition will be ’Elizabeth of Bohemia : the Winter Queen’ and will feature contemporary portraits of this fascinating woman and those connected to her. Booking Not Needed. Assistance Dogs only are welcome.
Montacute House, Montacute
Fri 4 May to Thu 31 May

More details - Frome Book Fair
The book fair last year was such a success we are holding another! Antiquarian books, maps, prints and ephemera will be offered for sale by over fifteen professional bookdealers from across the South West and further afield. Books also bought. Refreshments available all day.
Silk Mill, Merchants Barton, Saxonvale, Frome
Sat 12 May

More details - Eric Bibb
American blues superstar making a welcome return to the Cheese & Grain
Cheese & Grain, Market Yard, Frome
Sat 28 Apr

More details - The Stomping Ivories (dueling pianos)
All the way from Australia for one night only!! The Stomping Ivories are a ’dueling pianos’ act from Australia covering a range of music from Mozart to Metallica. Bring your song requests along; there is nothing these three Sydney boys won’t attempt to play!
East Coker Village Hall Halves Lane East Coker
Fri 4 May

More details - Grand Opening of Stagecoach Performing Arts Frome
Stagecoach Trowbridge and Frome are delighted to be opening a brand new children’s performing arts school at the Selwood Academy in Frome. Our fun and engaging weekly classes are for 4-18 year olds.
Selwood Academy, Berkley Road, Frome, Somerset
Sat 28 Apr

More details - Stagecoach Frome Grand opening
Grand opening of Stagecoach Frome! We invite children between the ages of 4 and 18 to sign up and join us for an exciting term at Stagecoach Frome!
Selwood Academy, Berkley Road
Sat 28 Apr

The LYRA Singers at Martock Parish Church on 26th April More details - The LYRA Singers at Martock Parish Church on 26th April
The LYRA Singers from St Petersburg, comprising some 25 singers, all trained by various Conservatoires in that City, send small groups (4-5) to UK, to continental Europe and to USA to give concerts of Russian church music, folk songs and choral pieces by famous Russian composers.
All Saints Church, Church Street, Martock
Thu 26 Apr
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More details - Frankham Farm - Open Garden for NGS
3½ acre garden, created since 1960 by the late Jo Earle for yr-round interest. This large and lovely garden is filled with a wide variety of well grown plants, roses, unusual labelled shrubs and trees from around the world. Productive vegetable garden. Climbers cover the walls.
Frankham Farm, Sherborne
Sun 22 Apr

More details - Fun Pub Quiz at our Community Free House
Dating from 1750 our delightful pub is set in some of Wiltshire’s most stunning scenery. On the Somerset border close to Longleat, Center Parcs, Frome and Warminster we are open 11.00 to 11 pm Monday to Saturday and 11.00 to 10 pm on Sunday and serve delicious fresh cooked food from 12.00 - 2.
Cross Keys Inn, Lyes Green, Corsley, Warminster (nr. Frome, Somerset)
Sun 29 Apr

More details - The Flax Barn - Open Garden for NGS
A modern masterpiece hosting herbaceous perennials, ornamental grasses, spring bulbs, crocus lawn, assortments of alliums and agapanthus and much more! Wend your way past a pond, sculptures, shrubs, circular lawns and then take a breath, maybe even a cup of tea, in an opulent rotating orb.
The Flax Barn, Norton Sub Hamdon
Sun 6 May

More details - Waterdale House - Open Garden for NGS
4 acre mature woodland garden with rhododendrons, azaleas, camellias, maples, magnolias, ornamental water, bog garden, herbaceous borders. Bluebell walk. Shrub border created by storm damage, mixed with agapanthus and half hardy salvias. Sensible footwear essential due to difficult surfaces, parts of garden very wet.
Waterdale House, East Knoyle
Sun 29 Apr

More details - The Old Vicarage - Open Garden for NGS
1.7 acre, award-winning wildlife friendly garden. Swathes of crocus, primula and unusual snowdrops in spring. Many different daffodils and a tulip extravaganza with over 1000 tulip bulbs, then herbaceous borders and wild flowers. Sit by the bubbling stream or gaze at beautiful reflections in the swimming pond.
The Old Vicarage, Shaftesbury
Fri 27 Apr, Sun 13 May

More details - East Lambrook Manor Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
The quintessential English cottage garden created by C20 gardening legend Margery Fish. Plantsman’s paradise with old-fashioned and contemporary plants grown in a relaxed and informal manner to create an extraordinary garden of great beauty and charm.
East Lambrook Manor Gardens, East Lambrook
Sun 13 May, Sat 2 Jun

More details - The Old Rectory, Pulham - Open Garden for NGS
4 acres formal and informal gardens surround C18 rectory, splendid views. Yew pyramid alles and hedges, circular herbaceous borders with late summer colour. Exuberantly planted terrace, purple and white beds. Box parterres, mature trees, pond, fernery, ha-ha, pleached hornbeam circle. 10 acres woodland walks.
The Old Rectory, Pulham, Dorchester
Sun 13 May, Thu 17 May

More details - Wincombe Park - Open Garden for NGS
Extensive mature garden with sweeping panoramic views from lawn over parkland to lake and enchanting woods through which you can wander amongst bluebells. Garden is a riot of colour in spring with azaleas, rhododendrons and camellias in flower amongst shrubs and unusual trees. Beautiful walled kitchen garden.
Wincombe Park, Shaftesbury
Sun 13 May, Wed 16 May

More details - Job's Mill - Open Garden for NGS
Delightful 5 acre garden through which River Wylye flows. Laid out on many levels surrounding old converted water mill. Water garden, herbaceous border, vegetable garden, orchard, riverside and woodland walks and secret garden. Grass terraces designed by Russell Page.
Job’s Mill, Warminster
Sat 21 Apr

More details - Celebrate the 2nd Anniversary of The Duck with The Mangledwurzels!
The Duck at Burtle celebrates it’s 2nd Anniversary with The Mangledwurzels who will be performing two sets from c. 9:00pm onwards. For full details see the venue website or social media. The Mangledwurzels are a three-piece Scrumpy & Western band from Somerset.
The Duck at Burtle, Station Road, Burtle, Somerset
Sat 28 Apr