Minehead is near to Burnham-on-Sea and makes a great day out for the family. Minehead is only a short drive away from the park.
Minehead & West Somerset Golf Club - founded in 1882 this is Somerset’s oldest Golf Club, still playing on their original course, and one of the oldest Golf Clubs in the South West and England. Open all year round with no temporary greens through the winter and our greens are regarded as the best in the area.
Butlin's Live Music Weekends - just down the road at Butlins you can enjoy live music from some of the best artists around. You could even enjoy a meal while you are there.
West Somerset Railway - a true railway form the days of the old Great Western Railway. With 10 stations and a 20 mile track this makes a day out your family will remember for a long time. The historic steam locomotives, coaches and wagons will take you back in time to the days of steam. Events are held throughout the year. There is a buffet car on most of our trains selling a variety of light refreshments a large number of which are locally produced.
Exmoor Photography - workshops and courses are designed to welcome you into the wonderful world of photography. Using modern digital cameras this course will extend your knowledge and allow you to take better photos.
Channel Adventure - offers a diverse range of adventurous activities, outdoor education and personal development programmes. You can come and see the centre on Minehead seafront in The Adventure Centre to stand-up paddleboard, kayak, hire a bike and much more. If you are arranging a stag/hen party, planning a corporate or school away day or looking for an engaging activity day for the family Channel Adventure has the solution.
Regal Theatre - stands in the centre of Minehead. The wide ranging programme of professional and community entertainment that includes drama, film, comedy, dance, music and performance of all kinds. There are also occasional displays of work carried out by local artists
Blenheim Gardens - is a 2.6 hectare Blenheim Gardens is Minehead's largest park held in high regard by the local community and appreciated by visitors with formal planting and tarmac surfaced paths. It is an enclosed park with clear opening hours and is an alcohol free zone. . A new bandstand was created in the late 1960s. This is used for a variety of performances. This bandstand is considered to be one of the best bandstands in terms of acoustics in the south west.