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Fuse Somerset Outdoor Arts have come to the end of the 5 year Somerfest commission and are busy making plans for 2020 – 2023. Keep an eye on the web site for Somerfest 2020.

For future Somerfest announcements and commissions.

Contact: events@somersetwestandtaunton.gov.uk

The Fuse team would like to thank everyone who has supported Somerfest 2015-2019. We hope you enjoyed the Somerfest experience with a programme of local, national and international outdoor arts, theatre, music, dance, circus, sports, fabulous Somerset food and drink and family activities.

Somerfest is the Somerset West and Taunton council legacy event form the Cultural Olympics LOCOG 2012.

Here are some of the past festival highlight’s produced by Fuse Somerset Outdoor Arts 2015 to 2019. For future Fuse arts projects and events contact www.fuse.org.uk

Somerfest 2019 Highlights produced by Fuse Somerset Outdoor Arts

 

 

Somerfest 2018 Highlights produced by Fuse Somerset Outdoor Arts

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In 2018 Fuse produced Somerfest 2018 – 100 artists – 80 shows – 6 sites to audiences of over 15,000 people.

 

Somerfest 2017 Highlights produced by Fuse Somerset Outdoor Arts

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Somerfest was inspired by LOCOG 2012, Summer Cultural Olympiad Games, sports and arts legacy and instigated by Cllr Mark Edwards. The festival was creatively produced between 2015 and 2019, by Fuse Somerset Outdoor Arts and commissioned by Somerset West and Taunton Council.