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October events in Somerset

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

First week of October 

28th September to 7th October: Bath Children’s Literature Festival

A great opportunity to get the kids talking about their favourite books and meeting their favourite authors.


Second week of October

12th to 21st October: Two Moors Music Festival


A leading classical music festival in the UK showcasing some of the best talent from Exmoor, Dartmoor and beyond.


14th October: Wells Food Festival

Feast your eyes on the finest local produce from Somerset at the Wells Food Festival, including stalls, talks and displays throughout the day.


Third week of October 

14th October: Bath Skyline Flavours of Autumn Walk

Join the Skyline ranger to explore part of the Bath Skyline stopping off for some warming soup for lunch around the campfire.


20th October: RNLI Party on the Pier

Help raise money while having a great time on the Grand Pier at Weston-Super-Mare.


Final week of October

27th to 28th October: Apple Day

Head to Barrington Court for this autumnal weekend celebration.


29th October to 4th November: Halloween Activities at Barrington Court

There are plenty of spooky Halloween goings on at Barrington Court, including pumpkin decoration painting, scary faces trail and den building.


20th to 28th October: Week of the Dead fiesta

Have a spooky time exploring the American Museum with this fun Halloween theme. You're in for a fright.


October events in Somerset 

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

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