Weston Super Mare Open Bowling Tournament:
Taking place in June for men and August for women, the Tournaments attract players from across the UK.
Open Cockpit Days
take place at the Helicopter Museum throughout the year and offer visitors a chance to access the cockpits of selected helicopters and have the controls explained by an experienced guide.
Held in November, this is one of the biggest events in the area; the parade includes illuminated floats, performers and locals in fancy dress.
Sand Sculpture Festival
Amazing displays of sand art can be viewed on the beach lawns from July to September.
takes place in July and features over 200 events in up to 40 different venues.
Minehead and Exmoor Festival
takes place in July/August and features a week of classical and chamber music.
Somerset Art Weeks
Venues across Somerset will be showcasing a range of visual arts for two weeks in September.
For up to date details and further events see:www.visitsomerset.co.uk