Cider Farm Lakes offers lakeland, woods, and orchards, fine angling, a farm shop with its own traditional scrumpy cider, and a conference and events centre overlooking the waters.
Every November, The West Country celebrates the Gunpowder Plot with a series of parades of illuminated floats. The event raises money for charities with dazzling displays—and the original event is the Bridgwater Carnival, held on 16 miles drive from Brean.
A leisurely drive away (50 miles) from Brean, you will find the UK’s Number One safari and adventure park Longleat with wildlife, wild rides, shows, events, and the stunning Longleat House, one of the finest examples of high Elizabethan architecture in Britain and a multi-production filmstar in its own right, having appeared most recently in X-Men: First Class
If you want to take a trip back to the golden age of steam and learn to pilot a locomotive, participate in a murder mystery, see the snowdrops, or enjoy the Exmoor scenery, then the West Somerset Railway is only 31 miles away in Bishops Lydeard.
The Animal Farm Adventure Park, only three miles away, is an all-year-round treat for families with young children and an attraction too for imaginary animals from a range of TV and storybook favourites.