North Devon Farm Holidays

Dates of events in and around North Devon

Farmers markets at the Big Sheep Bideford every Saturday morning

Many others take place each month in local villages, ask your host for details

North Devon Theatres:

The Plough – Torrington
Queens Theatre – Barnstaple
Landmark theatre - Ilfracombe

Choose from beautiful self catering holiday cottages to warm, friendly BandB’s all in unique and picturesque locations throughout North Devon. From our beautiful blue flag beaches’ on the North Devon coast, to the foothills of Dartmoor in the south, spectacular heather covered Exmoor in the east, to Bude and Ruby Country in the west.

A visit to North Devon is a special place for all to enjoy.



 

WHAT’S ON FOR APRIL 2018

 

24th – 15 Aprth           Cycle Baggy Point. Fancy exploring a little further this Easter? Come and hire bikes          at Baggy Point, in partnership with North Devon Bike Hire. £15.00 all day. One can              follow the new cycle routes! http://ly/cyclenorthdevon

30th – 8th Apr       Spring Lamb Talks, Arlington Court (NT). 3pm- 4pm. Meet a new flock of spring                 lambs, and enjoy a talk by one of the local tenant farmers.  Normal admission           applies – join the National Trust at Woolacombe TIC and receive 2 months                 membership FREE! (Only available at Woolacombe TIC).

 

30th-15th Apr       Wild About Spring Trail, Arlington Court (NT). 10.30am- 4pm throughout the      holidays. Get outside this Easter and take part in our new wildlife trail across the          grounds at Arlington. £2.50 per trail. Normal admission applies – join the National      Trust at Woolacombe TIC and receive 2 months membership FREE! (Only available at             Woolacombe TIC).

 

29th – 12th Apr    Easter at The Milky Way  - a feast of chocolatey Easter fun laid on for you! Journey         down the rabbit hole to our unique Easter Grotto to collect your egg direct from the           Easter Bunny and take part in the Eggciting Easter Treasure Hunt with fantastic              prizes up for grabs!  (Grotto available to all paying children aged 1-12 yrs).                 www.themilkyway.co.uk

 

29th – 15th Apr    The Big Sheep Easter Extravaganza - ">Don’t worry if the Easter Bunny forgets to deliver eggs this Easter because the BIG Sheep, at Bideford, North Devon will have           enough chocolate eggs hidden throughout their world famous family attraction to          share with everyone this Easter. As well as having over 30,000 chocolate eggs to    find, there will be something for all the family to enjoy this Easter.                 www.thebigsheep.co.uk

 

30th March – 15th Easter Eggstavaganza at Exmoor Zoo.An Egg-citing quiz is given to all our families           visiting over the Easter Holidays, follow the kids as they find all the clues to the           answers around the zoo. At the end there is a small prize for those that complete      their Egg-cellent quiz and hand into reception or the cafe!

 

30th – 31st                    Mortehoe Village Hall, Easter Two Day Craft Fair. 10am – 4pm Admission is free.

March                   Everyone is welcombe.

 

30th – 13th Apr     Clovelly – Find the Easter Chicks. Children receive a village map on which to mark            the location of a number of chicks in the High Street. Great prizes for those who spot              them all! www.clovelly.co.uk for further details.          

 

6th                           Fundraising Friday , Arlington Court (NT). 12 noon – 3pm.  Join the National Trust for      some fundraising colouring in fun, as they raise money to conserve the precious silk   hangings in the Boudoir.  All donations welcome – join the National Trust at Woolacombe TIC and receive 2 months membership FREE! (only available at              Woolacombe TIC).

 

7th                           Sail to beautiful Lundy Island! Depart Ilfracombe 10.00am, arrive back in Ilfracombe       at 7.30pm. Book at Woolacombe TIC.

 

7th                           Surf + Skate Recycle, Croyde. Buy & sell preloved surf, SUP and Kate Boards,      Equipment and clothing. To sell – mark items with name and price. Drop off at 12             noon on the day. Collect unsold items and any profits at 5pm. 25% of profit will go to       the North Devon Hospice. 75% to the seller. At Croyde Village Hall 2pm – 4pm.

 

8th                           Mortehoe Museum -  The gem in North Devon’s stunning coastline, no visit to North     Devon is complete without discovering the ‘Mortehoe Experience’ at this              lovely Museum. The special exhibitions this year will be the 100th anniversary of         the         end of WW1, the rise of Tourism in Mortehoe Parish and Victorian Collections.          www.mortehoemuseum.org.uk  Free admission.

 

9th                           Rag Rug Drop-in Workshop, Arlington Court (NT). 11am – 3pm.  Local artist          Deborah Hastings will be showing how to make beautiful creations from recycled         scraps of material. £3.00 each – join the National Trust at Woolacombe TIC and   receive 2 months membership FREE! (only available at Woolacombe TIC).

 

9th                           Family Ranger Days, Arlington Court (NT). 11am – 3pm. A chance to get outdoors,           maybe get mucky! Have fun with the family, pick up some new skills and learn more             about what the Rangers do.  Normal admission            applies – join the National Trust at          Woolacombe TIC and receive 2 months membership FREE! (only available at       Woolacombe TIC).

 

10th                         Sail to beautiful Lundy Island! Depart Ilfracombe 10.00am, arrive back in Ilfracombe       at 7.30pm. Book at Woolacombe TIC.

 

10th                         Music Workshop – A Day in the Woods.  Exploring music in a beautiful setting. Workshops to include strumming, singing, bashing and even blowing. Marshmallows, hot chocolate and an open fire all guarantee lots of fun.          Performance for parents at 3pm.   10.30 – 3pm. Yomer Woods Lee. To book contact        Kate Madden, email yomerwood@gmail.com or telephone 01271 865591.      Spaces are limited so please book early!

 

10th                         Creative Crafts, Arlington Court (NT). 12 noon – 4pm. Have some fun with all the              family and have a go at creating something crafty to take home. All materials            provided.   Normal admission applies – join the National Trust at Woolacombe TIC       and receive 2 months membership FREE! (only available at Woolacombe TIC).

 

11th                         Mortehoe Museum -  The gem in North Devon’s stunning coastline, no visit to North     Devon is complete without discovering the ‘Mortehoe Experience’ at this              lovely Museum. The special exhibitions this year will be the 100th anniversary of         the         end of WW1, the rise of Tourism in Mortehoe Parish and Victorian Collections.          www.mortehoemuseum.org.uk  Free admission.

 

 

11th                         Ilfracombe Craft Market – The Landmark Theatre, The Sea Front, Ilfracombe. 10am        –  4pm

 

11th                         Family Ranger Days, Arlington Court (NT). 11am – 3pm. A chance to get outdoors,           maybe get mucky! Have fun with the family, pick up some new skills and learn more             about what the Rangers do.  Normal admission            applies – join the National Trust at          Woolacombe TIC and receive 2 months membership FREE! (only available at       Woolacombe TIC).

 

12th                         Sail to beautiful Lundy Island! Depart Ilfracombe 10.00am, arrive back in Ilfracombe       at 7.30pm. Book at Woolacombe TIC.

 

12th                         Mortehoe Museum -  The gem in North Devon’s stunning coastline, no visit to North     Devon is complete without discovering the ‘Mortehoe Experience’ at this              lovely Museum. The special exhibitions this year will be the 100th anniversary of         the         end of WW1, the rise of Tourism in Mortehoe Parish and Victorian Collections.          www.mortehoemuseum.org.uk  Free admission.

 

12th                         Creative Crafts, Arlington Court (NT). 12 noon – 4pm. Have some fun with all the              family and have a go at creating something crafty to take home. All materials            provided.   Normal admission applies – join the National Trust at Woolacombe TIC       and receive 2 months membership FREE! (only available at Woolacombe TIC).

 

13th                         Fundraising Friday , Arlington Court (NT). 12 noon – 3pm.  Join the National Trust for      some fundraising colouring in fun, as they raise money to conserve the precious silk   hangings in the Boudoir.  All donations welcome – join the National Trust at Woolacombe TIC and receive 2 months membership FREE! (only available at              Woolacombe TIC).

 

13th                         Mortehoe Museum -  The gem in North Devon’s stunning coastline, no visit to North     Devon is complete without discovering the ‘Mortehoe Experience’ at this              lovely Museum. The special exhibitions this year will be the 100th anniversary of         the         end of WW1, the rise of Tourism in Mortehoe Parish and Victorian Collections.          www.mortehoemuseum.org.uk  Free admission.

 

14th                         Sail to beautiful Lundy Island! Depart Ilfracombe 10.00am, arrive back in Ilfracombe       at 7.30pm. Book at Woolacombe TIC.

 

 

 

 

 

15th                         Mortehoe Museum -  The gem in North Devon’s stunning coastline, no visit to North     Devon is complete without discovering the ‘Mortehoe Experience’ at this              lovely Museum. The special exhibitions this year will be the 100th anniversary of         the         end of WW1, the rise of Tourism in Mortehoe Parish and Victorian Collections.          www.mortehoemuseum.org.uk  Free admission.

 

17th                         Sail to beautiful Lundy Island! Depart Ilfracombe 10.00am, arrive back in Ilfracombe       at 7.30pm. Book at Woolacombe TIC.

 

18th                         Mortehoe Museum -  The gem in North Devon’s stunning coastline, no visit to North     Devon is complete without discovering the ‘Mortehoe Experience’ at this              lovely Museum. The special exhibitions this year will be the 100th anniversary of         the         end of WW1, the rise of Tourism in Mortehoe Parish and Victorian Collections.          www.mortehoemuseum.org.uk  Free admission.

 

19th                         Sail to beautiful Lundy Island! Depart Bideford  8.30am, arrive back in Bideford                 at                 8.00pm Book at Woolacombe TIC.

 

19th                         Mortehoe Museum -  The gem in North Devon’s stunning coastline, no visit to North     Devon is complete without discovering the ‘Mortehoe Experience’ at this              lovely Museum. The special exhibitions this year will be the 100th anniversary of         the         end of WW1, the rise of Tourism in Mortehoe Parish and Victorian Collections.          www.mortehoemuseum.org.uk  Free admission.

 

20th                                     The Big Film Weekend, the Embassy Cinema, High Street, Ilfracombe. Films will be        presented in Screen 1 and the luxurious Screen 7.

 

20th                         Mortehoe Museum -  The gem in North Devon’s stunning coastline, no visit to North     Devon is complete without discovering the ‘Mortehoe Experience’ at this              lovely Museum. The special exhibitions this year will be the 100th anniversary of         the         end of WW1, the rise of Tourism in Mortehoe Parish and Victorian Collections.          www.mortehoemuseum.org.uk  Free admission.

 

21st                         Sail to beautiful Lundy Island! Depart Ilfracombe 10.00am, arrive back in Ilfracombe       at 7.30pm. Book at Woolacombe TIC.

 

21st & 22nd            North Devon’s Mind, Body & Soul Festival at The Big Sheep, Nr Bideford. Feed your      mind, body and soul. Nutritional health care, life coaching, reiki, massage, yoga,        reflexology, aromatherapy, psychic readers, medium, Angel readings, crystal ball ....               and much more! £5 entry  to the festival. Pre-book online for entry and treatments.              www.thebigsheep .co.uk

 

22nd                        Mortehoe Museum -  The gem in North Devon’s stunning coastline, no visit to North     Devon is complete without discovering the ‘Mortehoe Experience’ at this              lovely Museum. The special exhibitions this year will be the 100th anniversary of         the         end of WW1, the rise of Tourism in Mortehoe Parish and Victorian Collections.          www.mortehoemuseum.org.uk  Free admission.

 

24th                         Sail to beautiful Lundy Island! Depart Ilfracombe 10.00am, arrive back in Ilfracombe       at 7.30pm. Book at Woolacombe TIC.

               

25th                         Mortehoe Museum -  The gem in North Devon’s stunning coastline, no visit to North     Devon is complete without discovering the ‘Mortehoe Experience’ at this              lovely Museum. The special exhibitions this year will be the 100th anniversary of         the         end of WW1, the rise of Tourism in Mortehoe Parish and Victorian Collections.          www.mortehoemuseum.org.uk  Free admission.

 

26th                         Sail to beautiful Lundy Island! Depart Ilfracombe 10.00am, arrive back in Ilfracombe       at 7.30pm. Book at Woolacombe TIC.

 

26th                         Mortehoe Museum -  The gem in North Devon’s stunning coastline, no visit to North     Devon is complete without discovering the ‘Mortehoe Experience’ at this              lovely Museum. The special exhibitions this year will be the 100th anniversary of         the         end of WW1, the rise of Tourism in Mortehoe Parish and Victorian Collections.          www.mortehoemuseum.org.uk  Free admission.

 

27th                         Live Music at the Red Barn, Woolacombe – The Rivals. The Rivals are here to help           you find your inner grove. Their infectious sound relates to bands and artists influenced by the Mod movement through the years.

 

27th                         Mortehoe Museum -  The gem in North Devon’s stunning coastline, no visit to North     Devon is complete without discovering the ‘Mortehoe Experience’ at this              lovely Museum. The special exhibitions this year will be the 100th anniversary of         the         end of WW1, the rise of Tourism in Mortehoe Parish and Victorian Collections.          www.mortehoemuseum.org.uk  Free admission.

 

28th                         Sail to beautiful Lundy Island! Depart Ilfracombe 10.00am, arrive back in Ilfracombe       at 7.30pm. Book at Woolacombe TIC.

 

29th                         Mortehoe Museum -  The gem in North Devon’s stunning coastline, no visit to North     Devon is complete without discovering the ‘Mortehoe Experience’ at this              lovely Museum. The special exhibitions this year will be the 100th anniversary of         the         end of WW1, the rise of Tourism in Mortehoe Parish and Victorian Collections.          www.mortehoemuseum.org.uk  Free admission

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Days Out

Discounted tickets for RHS Rosemoor – book at the TIC

Tickets for Lundy Sailings, Ilfracombe Sea Safaris, and Ilfracombe Princess available at the TIC

 

Car Parking Permits  - 4 day and 7 day permits for sale – available at the TIC

 

Twitchen House & Woolacombe Bay Cinema Showings Daily www.cinema.woolacombe.co.uk

 

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