5 things to do in Somerset this weekend

PUBLISHED: 09:46 16 December 2019 | UPDATED: 16:17 09 June 2020

5 festive things to do this weekend!

5 festive things to do this weekend!


The weekend is fast approaching and for those still deciding how to spend their Friday through to Sunday, we pick 5 of the best ways to spend your weekend in Somerset

21 December

Winter Lates at Hestercombe Gardens

Join in on the Nordic-inspired Christmas fun at a Courtyard beneath a twinkling canopy of fairy lights for an evening of pizza and cocktails inspired by the festive season.

Hestercombe will host a feast of freshly made wood-fired pizzas, winter cocktails, live music and marshmallow toasting over the fire pit.

From 4pm-9pm, free entry, Hestercombe Gardens, Cheddon Fitzpaine, Taunton, TA2 8LG


Until 30 December

The Railway Children a Christmas musical at The Brewhouse Theatre

A musical adaptation of The Railway Children is this year's Christmas production from Taunton's Brewhouse Theatre, running from 9 - 30 December 2019. The Brewhouse's legendary Christmas productions draw thousands every year and this adaptation of Edith Nesbit's quintessentially English classic is set to be a treat for the entire family.

Prices start at £15, call: 01823 283244


Until 21 December

Ilminster Arts Christmas Collection

Ilminster's Meeting House arts centre hosts its annual exhibition of locally-crafted jewellery, textiles, glass, ceramics, decorative art and home accessories. Monday-Friday 9.30am-4.30pm; Saturday 9.30am-2.30pm.



22 Decemeber

The Wurzels West Country Christmas Party

A musical Christmas show as only the Wurzels know how, at Bath's Komedia comedy club. From 7pm. Tickets from £15.



All weekend

Wookey Hole's Winter Wonderland

The famous caves are illuminated for the festive season and added attractions include a Christmas circus show, Santa's grotto and a 4D cinema screening of Happy Feet. Various times available from 10am-5pm. Tickets are £17 or £4 for under¬3s.



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