Family Events | Events for Families - Devon's Top Attractions

Devon is home to some of the most fun, exciting and enjoyable events for families. Choose from guided walks, activity days, summer holiday and half term treats and many more.

 

 

 

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Clovelly Seaweed festival
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Seaweed Festival, in aid of the North Devon Hospice

Seaweed Festival is held to promote seaweed for its immense health and nutritional benefits.  In a multitude of colours, textures,…

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Summer Evening Illuminations
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Sep

Summer Evening Illuminations

July 23rd – September 12th (Tuesday & Thursday evenings ) Thousands of miniature lights, along with special fire and lighting…

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Nov

Playing by the rules: fashion exhibition at Killerton House

‘Playing by the rules: Childhood, dress and imagination’ will delve into the world of children’s clothing within the Killerton collection,…

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Dec

Exeter Canal Cruise – Exmouth to Exeter

Sail the oldest working shipping canal in Europe! Our Exeter Canal Cruise will sail through 8 miles of man made…

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Girl reading a book quietly in the Killerton fashion exhibition
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Nov

Relaxed Hour in the house

Enjoy the Acland family home at your own pace. Relaxed Hour is ideal for our visitors who prefer a quieter…

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15
Sep

Toddler Fest

The Big Day out for Little People! Live shows, music & dancing, role play, wonder,  learning, activities, family rides and…

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31
Dec

A Very Miniature Christmas

Visit Babbacombe Model Village this Christmas and enjoy festive scenes during the day & night, plus magical illuminations with lots…

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23
Oct

Apple Day

Bring a bag of apples, have them pressed at the Visitor Centre, taste the juice, or bring more for pasteurisation…

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08
Dec

Christmas Lights, in aid of the R.N.L.I

The Christmas lights turn-on is a magical time at Clovelly. Starting at 4 pm, a local brass band leads the…

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Jun

May Half-Term at Becky Falls

Not forgetting all our usual activities, including a choice of three signposted circular walking trails. You can take your time…

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Jun

Drizzle’s Green Guardians Trail – Spring Hunt

Did you know that the sanctuary is home to thousands of insects, animals and plants? They all rely on Drizzle…

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14
Sep

Fish and Fizz Evening Cruise

Our Fish and Fizz evening cruise is truly one of the best ways to spend an evening in Devon. Setting…

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May
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11
Dec

Exeter Canal Cruise – Exeter to Exmouth

Sail the oldest working shipping canal in Europe! This trip will sail through 8 miles of manmade waterway and make…

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A woman is holding a child wearing a paper crown
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Jan

Gruffalo Party Trail at Haldon Forest Park

Haldon Forest Park’s interactive family trail features all sorts of party-themed activities and games, along with fun facts to teach you…

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17
Nov

Herring Festival

This popular festival celebrates sustainable fishing for herring, the ‘Silver Darlings’ of the sea.  Herring, an oily fish, whether fresh…

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Two girls dressed in yellow take part in a craft activity
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May
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May

Family Fun: Beautiful Borders

Tuesday 28-Thursday 30 May AM: 10.30am-12.30pm (last entries at 12.15pm) PM: 1.30pm-3.30pm (last entries at 3.15pm) Come along to our…

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31
Jul

THE PIRATE TRAM – “THE SEATON PEARL”

Pirate Tram! Families and children are sure to enjoy this fun-filled tram ride following the Axe Estuary! There are only…

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May

Powderham’s Outdoor Cinema Weekend

Join us for a weekend of movie magic under the stars at Powderham this May Bank Holiday! Grab your friends…

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23
Jun

Kids Fest

A BIG Day for BIG Kids! Awesome entertainment, activities and FUN for 5 to 13 year olds! Live Music • Epic Stunts • Stage…

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Children's gardening tools on bench
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Jun

May Half term: Family Gardening Festival

Join the fun this May half term at RHS Garden Rosemoor, at our Family Gardening Festival with Burgon & Ball.…

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16
Jun

Father’s Day

Treat your Dad to a Father’s Day Penalty Shoot Out

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Jun

May Half Term Events at Crealy

BMXetreme Some of the UK’s best BMXers battle it out in the Fusion Extreme stunt show. Watch the awe inspiring,…

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Jun

Magical Unicorn Festival at Pennywell Farm!

Looking for an enchanting and magical experience? Join us from Saturday 4th May to Sunday 2nd June for a spectacular,…

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Jul
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13
Jul

Tunes on the Sands Music Festival 12th – 13th July 2024

Tickets are available for what we know will be the hottest tickets in town!  We are buzzing!!  This most exciting…

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