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Calendar of Events in Somerset for August 2017

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Choose from a huge range of events and activities across Somerset. Visit an agricultural show or open air festival; enjoy outdoor pursuits and recreations such as walking and nature trails, or treat yourself to some real westcountry culture at a music or theatre performance or art exhibition.

01

Tuesday

Art exhibitions

'Trinity' an Art Installation - by artist Gillian Widden Featured event

(1 Jul - 15 Sep)

Three floor based circular pieces, each measuring 180cm. A simple green hazel ring, turns into a circle of charred hazel twigs enclosing a mass of dried hawthorn berries, and ends with a jet-black wheel of hazel sticks.

Music and literature

A Night of Fleetwood Bac Featured event

(16 Jul - 16 Sep)

FLEETWOOD BAC are the world's first and best Fleetwood Mac Tribute Band, endorsed by Mick Fleetwood himself, the only Mac tribute to authentically replicate the classic 'Rumours' line-up.

02

Wednesday

Art exhibitions

'Trinity' an Art Installation - by artist Gillian Widden Featured event

(1 Jul - 15 Sep)

Three floor based circular pieces, each measuring 180cm. A simple green hazel ring, turns into a circle of charred hazel twigs enclosing a mass of dried hawthorn berries, and ends with a jet-black wheel of hazel sticks.

Music and literature

A Night of Fleetwood Bac Featured event

(16 Jul - 16 Sep)

FLEETWOOD BAC are the world's first and best Fleetwood Mac Tribute Band, endorsed by Mick Fleetwood himself, the only Mac tribute to authentically replicate the classic 'Rumours' line-up.

03

Thursday

Art exhibitions

'Trinity' an Art Installation - by artist Gillian Widden Featured event

(1 Jul - 15 Sep)

Three floor based circular pieces, each measuring 180cm. A simple green hazel ring, turns into a circle of charred hazel twigs enclosing a mass of dried hawthorn berries, and ends with a jet-black wheel of hazel sticks.

Music and literature

A Night of Fleetwood Bac Featured event

(16 Jul - 16 Sep)

FLEETWOOD BAC are the world's first and best Fleetwood Mac Tribute Band, endorsed by Mick Fleetwood himself, the only Mac tribute to authentically replicate the classic 'Rumours' line-up.

04

Friday

Art exhibitions

'Trinity' an Art Installation - by artist Gillian Widden Featured event

(1 Jul - 15 Sep)

Three floor based circular pieces, each measuring 180cm. A simple green hazel ring, turns into a circle of charred hazel twigs enclosing a mass of dried hawthorn berries, and ends with a jet-black wheel of hazel sticks.

Music and literature

A Night of Fleetwood Bac Featured event

(16 Jul - 16 Sep)

FLEETWOOD BAC are the world's first and best Fleetwood Mac Tribute Band, endorsed by Mick Fleetwood himself, the only Mac tribute to authentically replicate the classic 'Rumours' line-up.

Festivals

Wacky Weather

Get creative with weather-based crafts this Family Fun Friday. Activities will include making Rainbows, Wind Socks and Wall Hanging.

05

Saturday

Art exhibitions

'Trinity' an Art Installation - by artist Gillian Widden Featured event

(1 Jul - 15 Sep)

Three floor based circular pieces, each measuring 180cm. A simple green hazel ring, turns into a circle of charred hazel twigs enclosing a mass of dried hawthorn berries, and ends with a jet-black wheel of hazel sticks.

Music and literature

A Night of Fleetwood Bac Featured event

(16 Jul - 16 Sep)

FLEETWOOD BAC are the world's first and best Fleetwood Mac Tribute Band, endorsed by Mick Fleetwood himself, the only Mac tribute to authentically replicate the classic 'Rumours' line-up.

06

Sunday

Art exhibitions

'Trinity' an Art Installation - by artist Gillian Widden Featured event

(1 Jul - 15 Sep)

Three floor based circular pieces, each measuring 180cm. A simple green hazel ring, turns into a circle of charred hazel twigs enclosing a mass of dried hawthorn berries, and ends with a jet-black wheel of hazel sticks.

Music and literature

A Night of Fleetwood Bac Featured event

(16 Jul - 16 Sep)

FLEETWOOD BAC are the world's first and best Fleetwood Mac Tribute Band, endorsed by Mick Fleetwood himself, the only Mac tribute to authentically replicate the classic 'Rumours' line-up.

Festivals

'Midsummer Mayhem' Family Fun Day Featured event

On Sunday 6th August, the South Lawn will be given over to the annual 'Midsummer Mayhem' Family Fun Day with games for all ages, a bouncy castle, dressing up, face painting, crafts and activities.

07

Monday

Art exhibitions

'Trinity' an Art Installation - by artist Gillian Widden Featured event

(1 Jul - 15 Sep)

Three floor based circular pieces, each measuring 180cm. A simple green hazel ring, turns into a circle of charred hazel twigs enclosing a mass of dried hawthorn berries, and ends with a jet-black wheel of hazel sticks.

Music and literature

A Night of Fleetwood Bac Featured event

(16 Jul - 16 Sep)

FLEETWOOD BAC are the world's first and best Fleetwood Mac Tribute Band, endorsed by Mick Fleetwood himself, the only Mac tribute to authentically replicate the classic 'Rumours' line-up.

Festivals

Nature Ninjas Featured event

Join the team in the Gardens to try your hand at pond dipping, minibeast hunting, a garden trail and a chance to taste some of the fruit and veg that's been grown in our Community Garden this month!

08

Tuesday

Art exhibitions

'Trinity' an Art Installation - by artist Gillian Widden Featured event

(1 Jul - 15 Sep)

Three floor based circular pieces, each measuring 180cm. A simple green hazel ring, turns into a circle of charred hazel twigs enclosing a mass of dried hawthorn berries, and ends with a jet-black wheel of hazel sticks.

Music and literature

A Night of Fleetwood Bac Featured event

(16 Jul - 16 Sep)

FLEETWOOD BAC are the world's first and best Fleetwood Mac Tribute Band, endorsed by Mick Fleetwood himself, the only Mac tribute to authentically replicate the classic 'Rumours' line-up.

09

Wednesday

Art exhibitions

'Trinity' an Art Installation - by artist Gillian Widden Featured event

(1 Jul - 15 Sep)

Three floor based circular pieces, each measuring 180cm. A simple green hazel ring, turns into a circle of charred hazel twigs enclosing a mass of dried hawthorn berries, and ends with a jet-black wheel of hazel sticks.

Music and literature

A Night of Fleetwood Bac Featured event

(16 Jul - 16 Sep)

FLEETWOOD BAC are the world's first and best Fleetwood Mac Tribute Band, endorsed by Mick Fleetwood himself, the only Mac tribute to authentically replicate the classic 'Rumours' line-up.

Theatre

Royal Shakespeare Company Live: Titus Andronicus Featured event

The decay of Rome reaches violent depths in Shakespeare's most bloody play.

10

Thursday

Art exhibitions

'Trinity' an Art Installation - by artist Gillian Widden Featured event

(1 Jul - 15 Sep)

Three floor based circular pieces, each measuring 180cm. A simple green hazel ring, turns into a circle of charred hazel twigs enclosing a mass of dried hawthorn berries, and ends with a jet-black wheel of hazel sticks.

Music and literature

A Night of Fleetwood Bac Featured event

(16 Jul - 16 Sep)

FLEETWOOD BAC are the world's first and best Fleetwood Mac Tribute Band, endorsed by Mick Fleetwood himself, the only Mac tribute to authentically replicate the classic 'Rumours' line-up.

11

Friday

Art exhibitions

'Trinity' an Art Installation - by artist Gillian Widden Featured event

(1 Jul - 15 Sep)

Three floor based circular pieces, each measuring 180cm. A simple green hazel ring, turns into a circle of charred hazel twigs enclosing a mass of dried hawthorn berries, and ends with a jet-black wheel of hazel sticks.

Music and literature

A Night of Fleetwood Bac Featured event

(16 Jul - 16 Sep)

FLEETWOOD BAC are the world's first and best Fleetwood Mac Tribute Band, endorsed by Mick Fleetwood himself, the only Mac tribute to authentically replicate the classic 'Rumours' line-up.

Festivals

Brilliant Bugs - Family Fun Friday Featured event

Join us for this week's family fun activities in the Stable Yard Room. The theme is 'Brilliant Bugs' and crafts on offer will include bee mobiles, bug puppets and hand print butterflies.

Theatre

The Wind in the Willows Featured event

For classic family entertainment, come along on Friday 11th August for an evening of Outdoor Family Theatre with Boxtree Production's beautiful new rendition of Wind in the Willows

12

Saturday

Art exhibitions

'Trinity' an Art Installation - by artist Gillian Widden Featured event

(1 Jul - 15 Sep)

Three floor based circular pieces, each measuring 180cm. A simple green hazel ring, turns into a circle of charred hazel twigs enclosing a mass of dried hawthorn berries, and ends with a jet-black wheel of hazel sticks.

Music and literature

A Night of Fleetwood Bac Featured event

(16 Jul - 16 Sep)

FLEETWOOD BAC are the world's first and best Fleetwood Mac Tribute Band, endorsed by Mick Fleetwood himself, the only Mac tribute to authentically replicate the classic 'Rumours' line-up.

13

Sunday

Art exhibitions

'Trinity' an Art Installation - by artist Gillian Widden Featured event

(1 Jul - 15 Sep)

Three floor based circular pieces, each measuring 180cm. A simple green hazel ring, turns into a circle of charred hazel twigs enclosing a mass of dried hawthorn berries, and ends with a jet-black wheel of hazel sticks.

Music and literature

A Night of Fleetwood Bac Featured event

(16 Jul - 16 Sep)

FLEETWOOD BAC are the world's first and best Fleetwood Mac Tribute Band, endorsed by Mick Fleetwood himself, the only Mac tribute to authentically replicate the classic 'Rumours' line-up.

14

Monday

Art exhibitions

'Trinity' an Art Installation - by artist Gillian Widden Featured event

(1 Jul - 15 Sep)

Three floor based circular pieces, each measuring 180cm. A simple green hazel ring, turns into a circle of charred hazel twigs enclosing a mass of dried hawthorn berries, and ends with a jet-black wheel of hazel sticks.

Music and literature

A Night of Fleetwood Bac Featured event

(16 Jul - 16 Sep)

FLEETWOOD BAC are the world's first and best Fleetwood Mac Tribute Band, endorsed by Mick Fleetwood himself, the only Mac tribute to authentically replicate the classic 'Rumours' line-up.

15

Tuesday

Art exhibitions

'Trinity' an Art Installation - by artist Gillian Widden Featured event

(1 Jul - 15 Sep)

Three floor based circular pieces, each measuring 180cm. A simple green hazel ring, turns into a circle of charred hazel twigs enclosing a mass of dried hawthorn berries, and ends with a jet-black wheel of hazel sticks.

Music and literature

A Night of Fleetwood Bac Featured event

(16 Jul - 16 Sep)

FLEETWOOD BAC are the world's first and best Fleetwood Mac Tribute Band, endorsed by Mick Fleetwood himself, the only Mac tribute to authentically replicate the classic 'Rumours' line-up.

16

Wednesday

Art exhibitions

'Trinity' an Art Installation - by artist Gillian Widden Featured event

(1 Jul - 15 Sep)

Three floor based circular pieces, each measuring 180cm. A simple green hazel ring, turns into a circle of charred hazel twigs enclosing a mass of dried hawthorn berries, and ends with a jet-black wheel of hazel sticks.

Music and literature

A Night of Fleetwood Bac Featured event

(16 Jul - 16 Sep)

FLEETWOOD BAC are the world's first and best Fleetwood Mac Tribute Band, endorsed by Mick Fleetwood himself, the only Mac tribute to authentically replicate the classic 'Rumours' line-up.

17

Thursday

Art exhibitions

'Trinity' an Art Installation - by artist Gillian Widden Featured event

(1 Jul - 15 Sep)

Three floor based circular pieces, each measuring 180cm. A simple green hazel ring, turns into a circle of charred hazel twigs enclosing a mass of dried hawthorn berries, and ends with a jet-black wheel of hazel sticks.

Music and literature

A Night of Fleetwood Bac Featured event

(16 Jul - 16 Sep)

FLEETWOOD BAC are the world's first and best Fleetwood Mac Tribute Band, endorsed by Mick Fleetwood himself, the only Mac tribute to authentically replicate the classic 'Rumours' line-up.

18

Friday

Art exhibitions

'Trinity' an Art Installation - by artist Gillian Widden Featured event

(1 Jul - 15 Sep)

Three floor based circular pieces, each measuring 180cm. A simple green hazel ring, turns into a circle of charred hazel twigs enclosing a mass of dried hawthorn berries, and ends with a jet-black wheel of hazel sticks.

Music and literature

A Night of Fleetwood Bac Featured event

(16 Jul - 16 Sep)

FLEETWOOD BAC are the world's first and best Fleetwood Mac Tribute Band, endorsed by Mick Fleetwood himself, the only Mac tribute to authentically replicate the classic 'Rumours' line-up.

Festivals

Dastardly Dragons - Family Fun Friday Featured event

If you're looking to keep little ones entertained then head along to this week's Family Fun Friday.

19

Saturday

Art exhibitions

'Trinity' an Art Installation - by artist Gillian Widden Featured event

(1 Jul - 15 Sep)

Three floor based circular pieces, each measuring 180cm. A simple green hazel ring, turns into a circle of charred hazel twigs enclosing a mass of dried hawthorn berries, and ends with a jet-black wheel of hazel sticks.

Music and literature

A Night of Fleetwood Bac Featured event

(16 Jul - 16 Sep)

FLEETWOOD BAC are the world's first and best Fleetwood Mac Tribute Band, endorsed by Mick Fleetwood himself, the only Mac tribute to authentically replicate the classic 'Rumours' line-up.

20

Sunday

Art exhibitions

'Trinity' an Art Installation - by artist Gillian Widden Featured event

(1 Jul - 15 Sep)

Three floor based circular pieces, each measuring 180cm. A simple green hazel ring, turns into a circle of charred hazel twigs enclosing a mass of dried hawthorn berries, and ends with a jet-black wheel of hazel sticks.

Music and literature

A Night of Fleetwood Bac Featured event

(16 Jul - 16 Sep)

FLEETWOOD BAC are the world's first and best Fleetwood Mac Tribute Band, endorsed by Mick Fleetwood himself, the only Mac tribute to authentically replicate the classic 'Rumours' line-up.

Nature

Rare Plant Fair Featured event

Are you a keen gardener or horticultural enthusiast? If so, you'll want to join us for this perfect opportunity to find rare and unusual plants from a selection of top nurseries from all over the South West.

21

Monday

Art exhibitions

'Trinity' an Art Installation - by artist Gillian Widden Featured event

(1 Jul - 15 Sep)

Three floor based circular pieces, each measuring 180cm. A simple green hazel ring, turns into a circle of charred hazel twigs enclosing a mass of dried hawthorn berries, and ends with a jet-black wheel of hazel sticks.

Music and literature

A Night of Fleetwood Bac Featured event

(16 Jul - 16 Sep)

FLEETWOOD BAC are the world's first and best Fleetwood Mac Tribute Band, endorsed by Mick Fleetwood himself, the only Mac tribute to authentically replicate the classic 'Rumours' line-up.

22

Tuesday

Art exhibitions

'Trinity' an Art Installation - by artist Gillian Widden Featured event

(1 Jul - 15 Sep)

Three floor based circular pieces, each measuring 180cm. A simple green hazel ring, turns into a circle of charred hazel twigs enclosing a mass of dried hawthorn berries, and ends with a jet-black wheel of hazel sticks.

Music and literature

A Night of Fleetwood Bac Featured event

(16 Jul - 16 Sep)

FLEETWOOD BAC are the world's first and best Fleetwood Mac Tribute Band, endorsed by Mick Fleetwood himself, the only Mac tribute to authentically replicate the classic 'Rumours' line-up.

23

Wednesday

Art exhibitions

'Trinity' an Art Installation - by artist Gillian Widden Featured event

(1 Jul - 15 Sep)

Three floor based circular pieces, each measuring 180cm. A simple green hazel ring, turns into a circle of charred hazel twigs enclosing a mass of dried hawthorn berries, and ends with a jet-black wheel of hazel sticks.

Music and literature

A Night of Fleetwood Bac Featured event

(16 Jul - 16 Sep)

FLEETWOOD BAC are the world's first and best Fleetwood Mac Tribute Band, endorsed by Mick Fleetwood himself, the only Mac tribute to authentically replicate the classic 'Rumours' line-up.

24

Thursday

Art exhibitions

'Trinity' an Art Installation - by artist Gillian Widden Featured event

(1 Jul - 15 Sep)

Three floor based circular pieces, each measuring 180cm. A simple green hazel ring, turns into a circle of charred hazel twigs enclosing a mass of dried hawthorn berries, and ends with a jet-black wheel of hazel sticks.

Music and literature

A Night of Fleetwood Bac Featured event

(16 Jul - 16 Sep)

FLEETWOOD BAC are the world's first and best Fleetwood Mac Tribute Band, endorsed by Mick Fleetwood himself, the only Mac tribute to authentically replicate the classic 'Rumours' line-up.

Nature

Royal Horticultural Society Adult Enrolment Day Featured event

A wonderful opportunity to find out about the RHS courses available at Bridgwater and Taunton College.

25

Friday

Art exhibitions

'Trinity' an Art Installation - by artist Gillian Widden Featured event

(1 Jul - 15 Sep)

Three floor based circular pieces, each measuring 180cm. A simple green hazel ring, turns into a circle of charred hazel twigs enclosing a mass of dried hawthorn berries, and ends with a jet-black wheel of hazel sticks.

Music and literature

A Night of Fleetwood Bac Featured event

(16 Jul - 16 Sep)

FLEETWOOD BAC are the world's first and best Fleetwood Mac Tribute Band, endorsed by Mick Fleetwood himself, the only Mac tribute to authentically replicate the classic 'Rumours' line-up.

Festivals

Crazy Castles - Family Fun Friday Featured event

It's the final Family Fun Friday of the school holidays, so get set for your Bank Holiday Weekend with our 'Crazy Castles' craft activities in the Stable Yard Room!

26

Saturday

Art exhibitions

'Trinity' an Art Installation - by artist Gillian Widden Featured event

(1 Jul - 15 Sep)

Three floor based circular pieces, each measuring 180cm. A simple green hazel ring, turns into a circle of charred hazel twigs enclosing a mass of dried hawthorn berries, and ends with a jet-black wheel of hazel sticks.

Music and literature

A Night of Fleetwood Bac Featured event

(16 Jul - 16 Sep)

FLEETWOOD BAC are the world's first and best Fleetwood Mac Tribute Band, endorsed by Mick Fleetwood himself, the only Mac tribute to authentically replicate the classic 'Rumours' line-up.

Festivals

Bowlore Medieval Weekend Featured event

We're delighted to welcome back Bowlore Medieval with their thrilling weekend of activities on offer.

27

Sunday

Art exhibitions

'Trinity' an Art Installation - by artist Gillian Widden Featured event

(1 Jul - 15 Sep)

Three floor based circular pieces, each measuring 180cm. A simple green hazel ring, turns into a circle of charred hazel twigs enclosing a mass of dried hawthorn berries, and ends with a jet-black wheel of hazel sticks.

Music and literature

A Night of Fleetwood Bac Featured event

(16 Jul - 16 Sep)

FLEETWOOD BAC are the world's first and best Fleetwood Mac Tribute Band, endorsed by Mick Fleetwood himself, the only Mac tribute to authentically replicate the classic 'Rumours' line-up.

28

Monday

Art exhibitions

'Trinity' an Art Installation - by artist Gillian Widden Featured event

(1 Jul - 15 Sep)

Three floor based circular pieces, each measuring 180cm. A simple green hazel ring, turns into a circle of charred hazel twigs enclosing a mass of dried hawthorn berries, and ends with a jet-black wheel of hazel sticks.

Music and literature

A Night of Fleetwood Bac Featured event

(16 Jul - 16 Sep)

FLEETWOOD BAC are the world's first and best Fleetwood Mac Tribute Band, endorsed by Mick Fleetwood himself, the only Mac tribute to authentically replicate the classic 'Rumours' line-up.

29

Tuesday

Art exhibitions

'Trinity' an Art Installation - by artist Gillian Widden Featured event

(1 Jul - 15 Sep)

Three floor based circular pieces, each measuring 180cm. A simple green hazel ring, turns into a circle of charred hazel twigs enclosing a mass of dried hawthorn berries, and ends with a jet-black wheel of hazel sticks.

Music and literature

A Night of Fleetwood Bac Featured event

(16 Jul - 16 Sep)

FLEETWOOD BAC are the world's first and best Fleetwood Mac Tribute Band, endorsed by Mick Fleetwood himself, the only Mac tribute to authentically replicate the classic 'Rumours' line-up.

30

Wednesday

Art exhibitions

'Trinity' an Art Installation - by artist Gillian Widden Featured event

(1 Jul - 15 Sep)

Three floor based circular pieces, each measuring 180cm. A simple green hazel ring, turns into a circle of charred hazel twigs enclosing a mass of dried hawthorn berries, and ends with a jet-black wheel of hazel sticks.

Music and literature

A Night of Fleetwood Bac Featured event

(16 Jul - 16 Sep)

FLEETWOOD BAC are the world's first and best Fleetwood Mac Tribute Band, endorsed by Mick Fleetwood himself, the only Mac tribute to authentically replicate the classic 'Rumours' line-up.

Theatre

A Midsummer Night's Dream - The Pantaloons Featured event

Midsummer night. An enchanted forest. Puck and his musical fairy band tell a tale of lovers, mechanicals, and magical mayhem.

31

Thursday

Art exhibitions

'Trinity' an Art Installation - by artist Gillian Widden Featured event

(1 Jul - 15 Sep)

Three floor based circular pieces, each measuring 180cm. A simple green hazel ring, turns into a circle of charred hazel twigs enclosing a mass of dried hawthorn berries, and ends with a jet-black wheel of hazel sticks.

Music and literature

A Night of Fleetwood Bac Featured event

(16 Jul - 16 Sep)

FLEETWOOD BAC are the world's first and best Fleetwood Mac Tribute Band, endorsed by Mick Fleetwood himself, the only Mac tribute to authentically replicate the classic 'Rumours' line-up.

Theatre

National Theatre Live: Yerma Featured event

The incredible Billie Piper (Penny Dreadful, Great Britain) returns in her Evening Standard Best Actress award-winning role.

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