Mendip Rocks! 1st to 23rd October 2023
Mendip Rocks is an annual festival that hosts a series of geological events during the autumn in October to celebrate the fascinating 450-million-year history of the Mendip Hills. The festival involves the local community in experiencing our beautiful landscape and understanding the story of the Mendips.
Whatever your level of interest, there are inspiring events for all, including:
Building stones of Wells and Frome Walks
Quarry minibus tours - to operational Mendip quarries
Guided walks to Mendip geological sites led by specialists
Geological lectures hosted at SESC
Family events and workshops held on Saturday & Sunday
To find out more about Mendip Rocks and all upcoming events, please look here for new programme or visit www.mendiphillsaonb.org.uk/events
You can also read more about the fascinating geology of the Mendips here.
The Mendip Rocks festival is provided in a partnership between: