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What’s on in Devon 2024

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Sandy beaches, hilly landscapes, medieval towns and the Dartmoor National Park, Devon is home to a wild variety of great British beauty.

We’ve put together a year-long list of the best events for you to check out in 2024 during your next stay at Devon Cliffs.



Exeter Farmers Market

Where: Fore Street, Exeter

When: Every Thursday

100% local, and here to provide you with all the goods, the Exeter Farmers Market has a wide variety of things to explore. From ingredients to crafts and products, you’ll be submerged in the Devon culture in no time.



Devon County Show

Where: Westpoint, Exeter

When: 16 May

Tractors, animals, food, music and dog shows, the Devon County Show is filled with fun and activities for you and the kids (or kids at heart). Set over three days, you’ll have plenty of time to explore the whole County Show and revisit your favourite parts.


Where: The Big Sheep, Bideford

When: 20 May

BMX bike stunts, delicious bites from around the globe and plenty of activities to keep your little ones entertained – Pigstock is North Devon’s friendliest family festival! And you’ll even get free entry to the Big Sheep Family Attraction – what a bargain.



Sidmouth Biodiversity Festival

Where: Sidmouth & Sid Valley, Exeter

When: 11 June

Sidmouth Biodiversity Festival is celebrating its second year running, with a wide range of activities. From wildflower walks, new release book talks, and plenty of workshops to keep you busy, the festival is the perfect way to explore the beautiful Sidmouth area.

GoldCoast Oceanfest

Where: The Limekiln Field, Croyde

When: 21 June

Big enough to create a lively atmosphere, but small enough to not be overwhelming, the GoldCoast Oceanfest is one to add to your Devon trip! Exhilarating surf, eclectic and relaxing music, locally sourced food and plenty of action-packed sports, it’s the perfect to keep everyone laughing all day long.



Mid Devon Show

Where: Knightshayes, Chettiscombe, Tiverton

When: 22 July

An award-winning show filled with local food, nonstop entertainment and a deep dive into the local history. The Mid Devon Show is a perfect way to celebrate everything that Devon is about.

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The Honiton Show

Where: Honiton Showground, EX14 3EW

When: 3 August

One of the largest in the country, the Honiton Agricultural Show is a showcase of some of the best local farming, produce, crafts and rural skills. With plenty of activities, demonstrations, livestock and entertainment, there’s plenty to keep the whole family occupied all day.


Torbay Pride

Where: Knightshayes, EX16 7PP

When: 7 September

A free one-day event celebrating the LGBTQ+ community in Torquay, the Torbay Pride is set to be bigger and better in 2024. With a main stage and plenty of acts to keep you entertained, that’s another day of your trip planned out for you!


Tavistock Goose Fair

Where: Town Centre, PL19 0AU

When: The second Wednesday of October

Dating back to the early 12th Century, this fair is tried and tested. Market traders come from all over the country to sell their wares and provide entertainment for the crowds. Stalls, sideshows, fairground rides and plenty of places to grab a bite are set up every year for you to enjoy.

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