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

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 - '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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - Watcombe - Open Garden for NGS
¾-acre mature Edwardian garden with colour-themed, informally planted herbaceous borders. Strong framework separating several different areas; pergola with varied wisteria, unusual topiary, box hedging, lime walk, pleached hornbeams, cordon fruit trees, 2 small formal ponds and growing collection of clematis.
Watcombe, Winscombe
Sun 29 Apr, Sun 20 May, Thu 7 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - Open Garden in Aid of St Margaret's Hospice
This 1 ½ acre garden has been developed by Richard and Marion over the last 25 years from a few horse paddocks. The stunning garden on the edge of the Somerset Levels now includes a fine collection of trees, both specimen and orchard varieties to inspire visiting gardeners.
Little Orchard 8 Church Road East Hunstpill HIGHBRIDGE Somerset
Sat 28 Apr and Sun 29 Apr

More details - The ACA Cat Show
The 9th Championship Cat Show for the Asian Cat Breed. Featuring Burmillas, Bombays, Tiffanys as well has household pets. Refreshments available, raffle, stalls. Come visit and meet over 60 cats/
Woolavington Village Hall
Sat 21 Apr

More details - CIRCUS MONDAO ,celebrating 250 years of traditional circus.
xx VERY FIRST VISIT xx. a fantastic traditional family circus brand new show with a host of international artiste from around the world, a great show for the whole family, full of thrills and spills , beautiful showgirls, hunky men, funny clown KIKIN from chile, AMAZING WHEEL OF DEATH, fast paced juggler and adorable...
HIGHBRIDGE, oaktree arena, a38 bristol road. edithmead
Today to Sun 22 Apr

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 - Evening of Mediumship with Psychic Medium Nikki Kitt - Bristol
Evening of Mediumship with Psychic Medium Nikki Kitt Psychic Medium Nikki Kitt is a Spiritualist Medium who is currently touring the UK with Psychic / Mediumship Evenings.
Hanham Community Centre, 118-124 High Street, Bristol
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 - Eric Bibb
American blues superstar making a welcome return to the Cheese & Grain
Cheese & Grain, Market Yard, Frome
Sat 28 Apr

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

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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - The Story Of The Beach Boys® A Tribute
The Story Of The Beach Boys® A Tribute Presented here is a unique opportunity to hear a comprehensive selection of chart hits America’s biggest pop band ever recorded including: God Only Knows - Good Vibrations - I Get Around - Surfin’ USA - Fun Fun Fun - California Girls - Sloop John B and many more that you will
Princess Theatre, Princess St, Burnham-on-Sea
Thu 3 May

More details - A Doll's House.  A new adaptation by Theatrical Niche Ltd of Ibsen's classic tale.
Mr & Mrs Helmer are the iconic power couple. They excel at work, staying on top, socialising. They excel at excelling. But as his autobiography rolls out around Christmas-time, it seems there are a few things that Mr. Helmer may not have mentioned in the foreword.
Princess Theatre and Art Centre, Princess Street, Burnham-on-Sea
Thu 10 May

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 - CIRCUS MONDAO celebrating 250 years of circus
CIRCUS MONDAO IS BACK with a great show for all the family to enjoy, We have a brand new production for 2018 celebrating 250 years of circus in the UK.
KEYNSHAM, A4 bath road, saltford
Wed 25 Apr to Sun 29 Apr, Wed 2 May to Mon 7 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 - Instant Wit
The best in improvised comedy - welcome to an evening of songs, gags and general silliness – all of it based around audience suggestions. Have you always longed to hear a folk song about Ninja hedgehogs? Or maybe watch a scene in the style of Shakespeare set in a soft play centre? Well, now’s your chance.
Redcatch Community Centre, 38 Redcatch Rd, Knowle
Sat 21 Apr

More details - The Bristol Guitar Show -  Sunday 29th April 2018
The Bristol Guitar Show takes place at the prestigious Ashton Gate Stadium - Bristol Full day of live Music & demo’s BUY-SELL-TRADE Guitars Live Music throughout the day with - The fantastic Steve Marks, Guitarist Conrad Harpham will present a Guitar masterclass - workshop & performance, Ruzz Evans Blues ,
Ashton Gate Stadium, Ashton Road, Bristol
Sun 29 Apr