The transformation has begun. Scattered across the floor are crisp leaves creating a haven of bright oranges, reds and browns for wellies, both big and small. The evening chill starts to creep in and where would we be without the occasional shower of rain. Together, we have a partially complete checklist for Autumn, all we need now is the perfect autumnal bucket list to enjoy this time of year to its fullest. Here is our guide to what is on in Somerset this October.
Ilminster Carnival – 6th October
Colour, lights and plenty of carnival vibe will be at Ilminster this weekend with their over 100 feet long float chain. A great way to spend the evening!
Over the Wall Picking Apples – 13th October
Coming to The Brewhouse in Taunton this October is Over the Wall Picking Apples, ideal for all theatre lovers out there. A one man show dedicated to mental health.
The Brewhouse Theatre & Arts Centre
Coal Orchard, Taunton, Somerset TA1 1JL
Chard Rotary’s Salute to Trad Jazz – 19th October
Enjoy the jazz music? Then this is the event for you. Combine traditional jazz with a light supper, tea or coffee and you have a wonderful evening ahead of you.
St. Mary’s Church
Strange and Spooky at The Museum of Somerset – 29th October to 3rd November
Halloween is coming ever closer to us now, which suggests that thrills, spooks and possibly even ghosts are creeping towards us. Dress up, take part in the mystery trail or even attend the Strange Tales on the 16th November for an evening tour of the museum.