If you want a fun day across several venues, go to Taunton on Saturday 17th June between 12am and 6pm. Details: somerfest.net/home/.
 
The theme of the Somerfest this year is FEAST. The organisers, Fuseperformance, have created an exciting menu of live music, outdoor theatre, dance, circus and acrobatics, aerial trapeze and puppetry. There will be shows and free activities with something for everyone from a wide range of diverse cultures.

This year, Somerfest 2017 celebrates Brewhouse Theatre’s 40th Anniversary Celebrations and hosts the Great Somerset Duck Race in aid of Cancer Research UK and the Long Sword Challenge in aid of Somerset Heritage Centre.

There will be a music stage, green crafts area and Play Plaza in Goodland Gardens, spectacular performances in Castle Green, cultural event and entertainments in the Upper High Street and Birthday festivities in and around the Brewhouse in Somerset Square. There will be food and drink stalls from local producers.