South West Outdoor Festival – 8 – 10 September.
Cheddar Gorge, Somerset, BS40 7XR.
A weekend long event that celebrates the great outdoors. With guest speakers and skills sessions where you can learn the art of, orienteering, bush craft sessions and food foraging there is something for everyone. There will also be sporting activities such as caving and kayaking, trail running and live music from Tamsin Quin and Kid Conventional.
For more information visit www.visitsomerset.co.uk and www.nationaltrust.org.uk/events
 
Night at Glastonbury Abbey - 8 September.
Glastonbury Abbey, Magdalene Street, Glastonbury, Somerset, BA6 9EL.
After being shortlisted for Small Event of the Year at the National Outdoor Event Association Awards, this event is set to be even bigger than last year. There will be lights and live music available all set against the spectacularly lit Glastonbury Abbey!
For more information visit www.visitsomerset.co.uk
The Flying Scotsman – 9 - 12 September.
West Somerset Railway, The Railway Station, Bishops Lydeard, Taunton, Somerset, TA24 3RU.
Somerset will be visited by the recently restored Flying Scotsman this September and the iconic steam engine will be hauling some very special trains for journeys between Bishops Lydeard and Minehead.
 
For more information visit www.visitsomerset.co.uk
 
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Yeovil Literary Festival – 26 – 29 October.
The Octagon theatre, Hendford, Yeovil, Somerset, BA20 1UX.
In its fifth year, the Yeovil Literary Festival is quickly becoming the leading literary festival in the South West, with last year’s event welcoming over 4,700 people. The Festival has already confirmed some of the big names who will be attending include, Sarah Millican, Jeremy Vine and Suzi Quatro just to name a few!
For more information visit www.visitsomerset.co.uk and www.yeovilliteraryfestival.co.uk
 
 

South West Outdoor Festival – 8 – 10 September

Cheddar Gorge, Somerset, BS40 7XR.

A weekend long event that celebrates the great outdoors. With guest speakers and skills sessions where you can learn the art of, orienteering, bush craft sessions and food foraging there is something for everyone. There will also be sporting activities such as caving and kayaking, trail running and live music from Tamsin Quin and Kid Conventional.

For more information visit www.visitsomerset.co.uk and www.nationaltrust.org.uk/events

Night at Glastonbury Abbey - 8 September

Glastonbury Abbey, Magdalene Street, Glastonbury, Somerset, BA6 9EL.

After being shortlisted for Small Event of the Year at the National Outdoor Event Association Awards, this event is set to be even bigger than last year. There will be lights and live music available all set against the spectacularly lit Glastonbury Abbey!

For more information visit www.visitsomerset.co.uk

The Flying Scotsman – 9 - 12 September

West Somerset Railway, The Railway Station, Bishops Lydeard, Taunton, Somerset, TA24 3RU.

Somerset will be visited by the recently restored Flying Scotsman this September and the iconic steam engine will be hauling some very special trains for journeys between Bishops Lydeard and Minehead.

For more information visit www.visitsomerset.co.uk