Discover North Somerset for some great ideas for days out, family activities and explore the local heritage.

There’s a wide variety of attractions across the district, from Tyntesfield and Clevedon Court National Trust properties, farm attractions and the famous Grand Pier in Weston-super-Mare. A huge range of events are on offer throughout the year, from fun runs, half marathons and motorcycle beach races to music, arts and food festivals.

With coast and countryside the area has a wealth of activities and heritage available too. Choose from cycling, horse-riding, sailing, sea or river fishing, water-skiing, windsurfing, kiting, canoeing, golf, gliding, climbing and or even dry slope skiing. Experience a taste of a year in North Somerset and take a flight over Weston-super-Mare seafront!

Visit our What’s On pages for ideas of things to do to and places to visit .

North Somerset Arts Week is coming up 28 April – 7 May.   It’s  an Arts Trail across the whole of North Somerset and this year boasts over 250 artists in over 50 venues across the district. ​ The brochure is now available in paper form from many outlets,  including North Somerset Libraries. Click here to view it online: BROCHURE

​Great theatre season underway at the Theatre Tropicana, Weston – Spring/Summer 2017 and more music and outdoor events are being lined up for the summer and autumn.

2017 Spring/Summer programme Tropicana 2017
Spring/Summer programme Theatre Tropicana 2017














Explore Rickford with one of the walks featured in North Somerset Life.  A varied 3.8 mile walk (approx.) through mixed terrain, and with spectacular views across the Wrington Vale.

Follow the Broadchurch trail to see where the award-winning ITV series was filmed in Clevedon. The third series was filmed in 2016.

 For more inspirational walks in the area, have a look at our Walking in North Somerset page.