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September 29, 2023 · 10 MIN READ

Autumn is well and truly here so there is no better time to start planning what events you want to try out than now.

But it can be hard trying to see what events are on in the area especially with there being so much on. So, to make things easier for you we have done the research and put together a range of different autumn events that are on across October and November in Somerset this year. Have a read and see which ones your friends and family will love the most. And if you are wanting to stay in Somerset this autumn check out our Somerset resorts and book an escape.

autumn events

in Somerset for 2023

Pumpkin Picking at Frogmary Green Farm

where? Frogmary Green Farm, West Street, South Petherton, Somerset, TA13 5DJ

when? 18th October – 19th October 2023

time? 9am – 5pm

how much? Free

other info:

  • free entry, just pay for your pumpkins!
  • more dates will be added
  • great family fun this autumn

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Fireworks at Sea 2023

where? The Grand Pier, Marrine Parade, Weston-super-Mare, Somerset, BS23 1AL

when? 3rd November 2023

time? 6pm – 9pm

how much? tickets from £12.95

other info:

  • ticket price includes unlimited rides
  • enjoy the best views from The Grand Pier
  • amazing firework display

Halloween at Wookey Hole

where? Wookey Hole Caves, The Mill, Wookey Hole, BA5 1BA

when? 21st October – 29th October 2023

time? 9.30am – 3pm

how much? adults £22.45, children £17.95, senior £21.45, disabled/carer from £8.98

other info:

  • enjoy circus shows, spooky trails and treats for all
  • learn how to ride a broomstick
  • other fun activities for the whole family

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Autumnfest at Chard Reservoir

where? Chard Reservoir LNR, Chard Reservoir LNR, Oaklands Avenue, Chard, Somerset, TA20 1HU

when? 24th October 2023

time? 10am – 1pm

how much? Free

other info:

  • tree trails, mini boat race, hook an apple and more
  • seasonal refreshments on offer for suggested donations
  • plenty of fun for everyone

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Bridgewater Guy Fawkes Carnival

where? Bridgewater, Somerset

when? 4th November 2023

time? 5.30pm – 8pm

how much? Free

other info:

  • street entertainment around Bridgewater
  • one of the largest illuminated carnival processions in Europe
  • the UK’s oldest carnival

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Halloween Evenings

where? Yeovil Railway Centre, Yeovil Junction Station, Stoford , Yeovil, Somerset, BA22 9UU

when? 28th October – 31st October 2023

time? 5.30pm – 9pm

how much? advance tickets £11, on the night tickets £12

other info:

  • come in fancy dress, prize for scariest costume
  • free horror bag for children
  • ghostly steam train rides included
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