If you’re in North Devon over the next few months, here are some great events to get you in the Christmas spirit – whether you want a chance to pick up some last minute gifts, or you want the chance to enjoy a mulled wine or two, with or without the kids, check out these dates.

12th – 13th November
Affinity Christmas Market

17th November – 30th December
RHS Glow, tickets must be bought in advance, features craft stalls, entertainment and more.

25th – 27th November
Ilfracombe Christmas Market

1st December
Barnstaple Christmas Fayre, carols, crafts and food and drink as well as a chance to meet Father Christmas and his elves!

3rd, 10th, 17th and 22nd December
Christmas Market at the Big Sheep

Sunday 4th December
Clovelly’s Christmas Light Switch-on, from 4pm – including a brass band, a procession, carols and fireworks.

Sunday 4th December
Bideford Christmas Light Switch-on, from 12 noon

Christmas Day
The Ilfracombe Christmas Day Dip, 11 am.

Don’t forget, you can find more festive events on our what’s on pages here.