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The Contemporary Craft Festival was founded in 2003 and is a non-profit making company and we...
Every year the Shaldon Water Carnival Committee put on an event to rival the most eccentric of...
Devon Open Studios is an exceptional chance for the public to enjoy art at its origin. A cornucopia...
Devon loves nothing better than to celebrate its heritage, music, arts and crafts, which is why you’ll always be able to find fun and interesting things to do and see on your holidays.
Festivals and events are part of West Country life - from small, intimate events to huge, carnival-style gatherings.
In April Exeter welcomes keen foodies to its award-winning Exeter Festival of South West Food and Drink. Thousands gather in the lovely setting of Exeter Castle and Northernhay gardens for a long weekend of fantastic food, drink and entertainment (there's great live music at the After Dark evening events).
May sees the Lord Mayor's Festival in Plymouth. The event welcomes the new Lord Mayor into their role and gives people the opportunity to celebrate this occasion with a packed programme of events including a parade and street entertainment.
The Contemporary Craft Festival and Armed Forces Day are two of June's highlights, and July sees the Mid-Devon Show, where you'll witness a whole host of activities including farm demonstartions, rural crafts, food and drink and entertainment.
Even in the colder months, there’s something to celebrate, making family holidays in Devon perfect at any time of year.
Literature fans will enjoy the chance to meet and chat with high-profile authors at the Budleigh Salterton Literary Festival and Appledore Book Festivals, both of which run in September.
At this time of year there are also lots of food festivals to take in, including Plymouth Seafood Festival, Powderham Food Festival, North Devon Foodfest and Dartmouth Food Festival.
The Tar Barrel Rolling in Ottery St Mary in November is a real Devon experience! Every year on November 5 huge flaming tar barrels are carried through the streets of Ottery St Mary – and thousands turn out to see this quite jaw-dropping spectacle.
For more events visit our area-specific sister sites, using the links at the top of the page.
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Further Information is available from both the Royal Torbay Yacht Club website www.rtyc.org and the Torbay Royal Regatta website www.torbayroyalregatta.co.uk
BrixFest enters 2017 in its sixth year having firmly established itself as one of Brixham’s leading festivals. We pride ourselves on getting bigger and better each year, and...
Glas-Denbury is a unique Devon festival with something for everyone in one of the most idyllic surroundings in Devon.
A truly happy event, one of the friendliest you will...
Devon Open Studios is an exceptional chance for the public to enjoy art at its origin. A cornucopia of art will be on offer across Devon when resident artists and artisans...
The Bikers Make a Difference (BMAD) Festival was started in 2002 by a group of bikers who decided to arrange a social event on the beach and raise money for local charities....
You may be surprised to know that Torbay Carnival has been running for over 100 years.
It was originally held on one night - procession night - but over the years we have...
Fishstock Brixham, the English Riviera’s renowned urban music and seafood festival takes place at the new Fish Quay on Brixham’s picturesque fishing harbour. The one-day...
Salcombe Crabfest is a celebration of crab and all things seafood.
The 2016 took place on Sunday 1st May 2016, opened by the 'Queen of Cake's' Mary Berry (CBE).
This three-day celebration takes place between June 2 and 4 and will showcase local tastes and sounds.
The stunning waterside town square in Kingsbridge is the backdrop...
The Contemporary Craft Festival was founded in 2003 and is a non-profit making company and we celebrated our 10th Year in 2013. The Contemporary Craft Festival has grown from...
In August, the Salcombe Town Regatta will be regaling visitors and local residents alike with a typically packed programme of fun and festivities.
Budleigh Salterton Literary Festival features inspiring talks, readings and conversations with talented authors, scientists, playwrights, historians, broadcasters,...
7 - 8 October 2017
Set in an historic deer park on the banks of the River Exe, Powderham Castle provides a wonderful location for a celebration of glorious food...
The Late Night Shopping Events will take place in December from 3:30pm-9.30pm and see a massive influx of people into the medieval High Street to enjoy the craft stalls,...
Tucker’s Maltings Beer Festival
“Showcasing the Finest ales of the Southwest’s SIBA members.”
(awaiting further details)
An international Music Festival on the edge of Devon’s beautiful Dartmoor and a 'not for profit' organisation supporting the Devon Air Ambulance Trust and Water Aid. Capacity...
Kick start Christmas 2016 with a bang with Candlelit Dartmouth, Friday, Nov 25 and Sat, Nov 26 - a weekend of festive fun! If you want to get into the Christmas spirit –...
The annual three day Dart Music Festival will be in its 20th year. The event will be held from Friday 12th to Sunday 14th May 2017 in the port and town of Dartmouth, at the...
Each summer people visit Devon from the UK and overseas and enjoy two exhilarating weeks of the very best in opera, music, and exciting events in the small picturesque town...
The Port of Dartmouth Royal Regatta labelled the ‘Best in the West’, the Royal Regatta always lives up to its reputation with superb competition and brilliant entertainment....