Enjoy outdoor theatre. Attend a classical music concert in a local church or village hall. Sing sea shanties at Watchet or play fiddle at Halsway Manor. Visit The Brewhouse theatre in Taunton. Attend a local arts festival. Browse art galleries.
Somerset has a thriving arts scene. The annual art week festival www.somersetartworks.org.uk takes place in September / October each year.
Watchet has a growing number of art galleries. Visit contains art www.containsart.co.uk and consists of 3 shipping containers converted into a smart gallery space and working studios.
Hestercombe House houses an art gallery. This contemporary somerset gallery features changing exhibitions. www.hestercombe.com
The Brewhouse in Taunton features a number of exhibitions each year. Visit www.thebrewhouse.net for more information.
Music and Theatre
We are fortunate to have a classical music organisation on our doorstep www.musiconthequantocks.com who co-ordinate magical, inspirational world-class concerts in villages and towns around the Quantock Hills.
Several local venues including www.crowcombecourt.co.uk, www.glastonburyabbey.com The Valley of The Rocks www.pleasuredometheatrecompany.com and www.hestercombe.com put on outdoor theatre, music and opera each year.
www.stogumberfestival.com is an annual classical and folk music festival in a local village.
www.halswaymanor.org.uk operates as a national centre for the folk arts and has many music events each year.