Things to do

October events in Somerset

Head to Somerset this October for plenty to see and do both indoors and outside. With Carnivals and some Bavarian culture at Oktoberfest, you won't be stuck for something to do this autumn.

Steam and Tea Special

1st & 15th

Enjoy an enchanting steam train journey through the delightful Somerset countryside and along the Exmoor coast, whilst enjoying a traditional West Country Cream Tea.

Ilminster Carnival

5th October

The streets will be a blaze of colour and excitement as the carnival makes its way through the town.

My Locality

7th - 26th

Head along to the Ilminster Art Centre to have a look around the exhibition of contemporary art.

The Two Moors Festival

11th - 20th

Experience and enjoy live music in some of the most remote, beautiful corners of England.

Chard Carnival

12th October

Watch from the side lines as a spectacular event makes its way through Chard.

Wells Food Festival

13th October

Celebrate wonderful local food and drink with lots of entertainment for all the family.

Grand Pier Gin Festival

14th October

Go on a journey of gins from all over the world. From local specialities, to flavoured gins, to traditional craft batches, there will be lots to choose from!

Apple Weekend

26th - 27th

Famous for their cider and apple juice, Barrington Court is hosting a weekend of picking, pressing, identifying and tasting of their products.

Halloween Trick or Treat Trail

Oct 26th, 27th, 29th, 30th, 1st, 2nd & 3rd Nov

Trick or treat, which will you receive when you try to solve the family Halloween trick or treat trail? There are some truly ghoulish clues awaiting you in the garden.



October events in Somerset 

Make the most of your autumn experience by staying in Somerset.

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