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

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

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 - 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 - 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 - 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

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 - Badapple Theatre Company presents “Amy Johnson’
Badapple Theatre Company is celebrating 20 years on the road and to mark the milestone, it is re-presenting the first show the Company ever toured with. ’Amy Johnson’ will tour nationally starting in Yorkshire, travelling down through the Midlands, Surrey, Gloucestershire and finally Somerset.
Chelwood Village Hall
Fri 11 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 - 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 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 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 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 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 - 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 - '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 - 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 - 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

Bath Artists Fair More details - Bath Artists Fair
This is the second art fair near Bath featuring some of the best contemporary professional artists in the country. Original contemporary art work, ceramics, jewellery and sculpture from over 60 of the nation’s leading independent artists, all under one beautiful roof!
Farleigh Road Farm Shop Farleigh Road, Norton St Philip, Bath
Fri 11 May to Sun 13 May
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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

More details - Peace Fayre
Take Some Time To Unwind… All are welcome to come and enjoy this delightful space. An opportunity to explore and experience how peace can really feel… We are creating a special space for you to taste the wonder of your true self through meditation.
Southdown Methodist Church Centre 206 The Hollow Bath
Sat 21 Apr

More details - Corston Local History Weekend
A celebration of Corston Local History featuring photographs, documents, maps and displays over Saturday 21st and Sunday 22nd April in the Village Hall and the Church
Village Hall Corston
Sat 21 Apr and Sun 22 Apr

More details - Corston History Weekend
Entrance is free with exhibitions running in both the Village Hall and All Saints Church, giving you a chance to: look at displays covering Corston’s History from prehistory to the present discover new research on Corston’s Suffragists and Suffragettes see the first material from our new oral history
Corston Village Hall & Corston church
Sat 21 Apr and Sun 22 Apr

More details - Big Breakfast
Big Breakfast English £5 inc cereal toast and juice Continental £3 Tea/Coffee mug £1 cup 50p Great social event
Corston Village Hall, Corston Bath
Sun 29 Apr

More details - Swing to Brass A Musical Afternoon
Swing to Brass featuring Bold Brass Band and Redmaids High Community Choir Sunday 13th May 4pm Tickets £6 to inc refreshments
Corston All Saints Church, Wells Road, Corston
Sun 13 May

More details - Iford Manor - Open Garden for NGS
Very romantic award-winning, Grade I listed Italianate garden famous for its tranquil beauty. Home to Edwardian architect and designer Harold Peto 1899-1933. Garden is characterised by steps, terraces, sculpture and magnificent rural views. (House not open).
Iford Manor, Bradford-on-Avon
Sun 29 Apr

More details - Moderate Walk
Freshford to Iford
On road outside Inn at Freshford ST790599
Wed 25 Apr

More details - Prior Park Landscape Garden - Wild garlic fortnight
Wild garlic carpets the garden in spring, with a sprinkling of tiny flowers, and a delicate scent. We encourage you to collect a paper bag from reception and forage for the best leaves to take home. There will also be recipe cards to pick up, to give you a little inspiration for some wild garlic dishes.
Prior Park Landscape Garden, Ralph Allen Drive, Bath,
Today to Sun 22 Apr

More details - Bath Skyline - Dawn Chorus Walk
An enchanting early morning ramble that will lift the spirits. Local naturalist David Goode and our Bath Skyline ranger will walk with you through Prior Park garden at first light, through old wild flower pastures and up into Rainbow woods, listening to the rising dawn chorus all around.
Bath Skyline, Prior Park Landscape Garden, Ralph Allen Drive, BAth
Sun 22 Apr, Sun 6 May

More details - Prior Park Landscape Garden - Family Forage and Pesto Making
The garden will be full of wild garlic this spring. Why not bring the family along to forage, and make a tasty treat to take home. Forage for the best wild garlic leaves, before joining our events team to turn the leaves into pesto. Timed sessions during the day. Booking Essential. Phone: 0344 249 1895.
Prior Park Landscape Garden, Ralph Allen Drive, Bath,
Sun 22 Apr

More details - Prior Park Landscape Garden - Garden tours
Wander through historic Prior Park on this free and informative guided tour. This year, as we celebrate 25 years of the National Trust looking after Prior Park, our guided tours will touch on restoration projects from the last 25 years. Booking Not Needed. Dogs on leads welcome.
Prior Park Landscape Garden, Ralph Allen Drive, Bath,
Tue 24 Apr, Thu 26 Apr

More details - Bath Skyline - Spring nature walk
A ranger-led 6 mile walk to explore the Bath Skyline in spring. You’ll come across spring flowers, wild garlic, tree buds, blossom, and even some lambs in the fields. Plus this is an opportunity to get an insight into the management of the Bath Skyline in the spring. Booking Essential. Phone: 0344 249 1895.
Bath Skyline, Prior Park Landscape Garden, Ralph Allen Drive, BAth
Sun 29 Apr

More details - Prior Park Landscape Garden - Garden tours
Wander through historic Prior Park on this free and informative guided tour. This year, as we celebrate 25 years of the National Trust looking after Prior Park, our guided tours will touch on restoration projects from the last 25 years. Booking Not Needed. Dogs on leads welcome.
Prior Park Landscape Garden, Ralph Allen Drive, Bath,
Tue 1 May, Thu 3 May, Tue 8 May, Thu 10 May, Tue 15 May, Thu 17 May, Tue 22 May, Thu 24 May, Tue 29 May, Thu 31 May