On 21st – 22nd September 2019 the Gladiator Obstacle Beach Race takes place in Weston-super-Mare with 10 kilometres of obstacle course packed out with 25+ class obstacles, including sea entry, weather permitting.
The hugely-popular family ice-skating rink, which is the largest one of its kind in the UK, returns to Weston-super-Mare this winter.
Open for bookings until 6th January 2019, the covered ice rink operates alongside other attractions within the marquee that include a Giant Snow Slide.
Visit the Icescape site to book tickets and find out more.
Buy local, eat local – visit the Weston-super-Mare Local Producers Market on every second Saturday of every month.
Find more details on the official Visit Weston-super-Mare site.
The Helicopter Museum in Weston-super-Mare is the largest in the world dedicated to helicopters.
There are over 80 aircraft, and the museum offers Air Experience Flights and Open Cockpit Days.
On 9th December 2018, the museum is hosting a Family Fun Day with free entry for kids and the chance to meet Belle & The Beast as well as Santa.
SeaQuarium Weston is situated on Weston beach with panoramic views across the estuary of Wales. Sitting on its own unique pier, SeaQuarium Weston contains over 30 different exhibits that includes exotic creatures ranging from piranhas to puffer fish and jellyfish to sharks as well as everything in between.
Their recent Fantastic Phobias Zone is set aboard the SS SeaQ and offers the chance to get up-close-and-personal with a frightening variety of creepy crawlies and crawling creeps such as spiders and rats!
Weston Museum reopened in 2018 after a two-year refurbishment.
Admission is free of charge, and their website includes lots of information describing the collections, exhibitions, facilities, and upcoming events at this local treasure.