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 .
Celebrate the newly improved Italian Gardens in Weston with a family-friendly festival, held on Saturday 5 August from 12 noon-10:30pm.e. There’ll be live music and street performers, a variety of options for food and drink, and a bar supported by the Imperial Pub. It’s shaping up to be a great day and evening so we’d really love it if you could join us. You can find more information here, via Facebook.
WALKS OF THE MONTH:
Explore local villages and countryside by following all or part of the Two Rivers Way starting at Congresbury. The walk passes through Chew Stoke, Chew Magna, Compton Dando and Pensford with sections along the River Yeo and River Chew to enjoy. Other highlights on the route include the Stanton Drew Stones which include the Great Circle – the second largest stone circle in Britain (after Avebury). You’ll also pass the lovely Chew Valley Lake which has delightful nature trails and a variety of wildlife.
For more inspirational walks in the area, have a look at our Walking in North Somerset page.