The Summer months may be over and winter is creeping ever closer, but there is still plenty to fill your time in Seaton. November brings an array of festivities, perfect for brightening the darker evenings. There’s plenty on offer in the town whether you’re looking for a day out exploring, a quiet trip around the shops or a creative outlet.
Perhaps Seaton’s most famous attraction is none other than the Seaton Tramway. Hop on board the colourful historic trams and explore the sprawling countryside. With stops at Colyton Station, Riverside Halt & Seaton Wetlands, there are plenty of opportunities to explore these beautiful spots and their accompanying nature & wildlife. And if you’re preparing for Christmas and want to get into the festive spirit, make sure you don’t miss out on The Polar Express™ Tram Ride! Starting from 24th November and running for selected dates until 24th December, families can enjoy a magical trip. Journey to the North Pole on a special tram, with hot chocolate, a delicious treat and a visit and gift from Santa himself. Make sure to book your spot to avoid disappointment. Find out more here.
While you’re in Seaton, make sure to explore the town, specifically when it comes to our array of local shops. There’s nothing quite like picking up unique souvenirs and finding independent shopping gems. Shopping locally is always a joy and perfect for finding the ideal Christmas gifts. Make sure to pop into Owl and Pyramid to find your next read and the best book for your loved one’s tastes. With a varied selection of titles, you can find shelves upon shelves of fiction or non-fiction, children’s or adult and so much more.
If you’re looking for gorgeous gifts and decorations, look no further than Coastal Craft Collective. Just a stone’s throw from the beach, enter a world of local handmade art and gifts. Filled with gifts and souvenirs to celebrate and help you reminisce about your time in Seaton and Devon, created by local artists and makers. And if you’re looking to create your own reminder of Seaton, make sure to grab your very own Craft Kit.
Unleash your creativity and enjoy a hands-on approach to crafting by taking part in Coastal Craft Collective’s workshops! Suitable for adults and children, there is always an array available, with lots of festive workshops coming up. Take part in making Resin Christmas Decorations, Lino Printing Christmas Cards & Pictures, Fairy Light Shades, Needle Felt a Wreath, Driftwood Christmas Trees & Decorations and more. With a spacious creative area behind the shop, you can enjoy learning a new craft and skill in an inspirational artistic setting, while you create your own memories and souvenirs.
As we enter the winter and festive season, the fun doesn’t stop here in Seaton. With a wide variety of seasonal events taking place alongside all the usual fun, make sure you don’t miss out!