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Plan your Stay in North Devon

Discover a multitude of captivating events taking place throughout the year in Barnstaple and its surrounding areas. Immerse yourself in a vibrant tapestry of festivals, shows, and cherished customs that fill the calendar. Whether you seek cherished traditions or exhilarating novelties.

Here are some noteworthy highlights of the events awaiting you in Barnstaple and North Devon, ensuring an unforgettable stay at The Park Hotel.

Park Yoga in Rock Park, Barnstaple
Park Yoga in North Devon
Enjoy complimentary yoga sessions catering to all abilities! Throughout the vibrant summer season, Park Yoga invites both residents and tourists alike to indulge in free yoga sessions at Rock Park taking place every Sunday between May - September.
girl holding seaweed
Clovelly Seaweed Festival
Clovelly Seaweed Festival is held to promote seaweed for its immense health and nutritional benefits. Combining fun activities with informative demonstrations.
80th Anniversary of the D-Day landings
80th Anniversary of D-Day
June 6th 2024 marks the 80th anniversary of the D-Day landings. North Devon stands as a poignant reminder of the region's significant contribution to this historic event. In 1944, the stunning coastal landscapes between the Northam Burrows and Woolacombe in North Devon played a vital role in preparing troops for the Allied invasion of Normandy.
people at a concert
Here for the Music
Get ready to groove to the beats of the Here for the Music at The Big Sheep from 7th to 9th June. With an electrifying lineup featuring unmissable headliners.
Theatre Show, with actors bowing
Madagascar the musical
Join Alex the Lion, Marty the Zebra, Melman the Giraffe, Gloria the hip hip Hippo and those hilarious, plotting penguins as they bound onto the stage in the musical adventure of a lifetime.
people at a concert
GoldCoast Oceanfest
If you could bottle a beachside festival and pour it out each year against the backdrop of a sun-drenched Atlantic, then the multi-award-winning GoldCoast Oceanfest might be just the brew to choose.
children playing at a party
Kids Fest
Get ready for a day of non-stop fun and excitement at The Big Sheep's Kids Fest on June 23rd! This event is designed to be the ultimate big day out for big kids aged between 5 and 12 years old.
group of friends with beer
Cider & Country Music Festival
Get ready to kick up your heels and raise a glass at The Big Sheep's Cider and Country Music Festival, set to take place on Saturday, July 6th. This lively event promises a day filled with foot-stomping tunes and the finest cider from the heart of Devon. Headlining the festival are none other than the legendary band, The Wurzels.
Boy feeding a goat
North Devon Show
The North Devon Show is set to be a spectacular celebration of our agricultural roots and vibrant community. A day filled with awe-inspiring livestock displays, thrilling equestrian performances, and the finest local produce.
Group of people at a Beer Festival
North Devon Beer Festival
Held over the August Bank Holiday, the North Devon Beer Festival showcases all the best in North Devon. Expect beer, cider, gin, food and entertainment.
Park Suite Decorated for Christmas
Private Party Nights
2-course from £25 per person | Soak up the festive spirit with a private party in our Park Suite. From celebratory get-togethers to award-winning cuisine and plenty of fizz, it’s the perfect recipe for a festive celebration whether you come for lunch or dinner.
Christmas party disco people dancing
Christmas Party Nights
3 Course Meal, Coffee & Disco from £38 per person | Experience the epitome of festive cheer at The Park Hotel's enchanting Christmas parties, where joyous celebrations and memorable moments await.
Park Hotel Seasons Brasserie Restaurant Dining Christmas Place Setting
Festive Lunches
2 Courses from £24 per person | Just can’t wait for Christmas Day for a festive lunch? Then join us throughout the season as we serve festive lunches in our stunning Seasons Brasserie.
Park Hotel Restaurant Dining Festive Christmas Afternoon Tea with Prosecco
Festive Afternoon Teas
Afternoon Tea £22 per person | Indulge in the epitome of luxury as you unwind amidst opulent surroundings and treat yourself to one of our delightful Festive Afternoon Teas.
Park Hotel Seasons Brasserie Restaurant Dining Area and Bar Decorated For Christmas
Festive Dinners
2 Courses from £28 per person | Join us at Seasons Brasserie for an elegant evening out this December. Sleek stylish surroundings combine with a tasty seasonal menu, legendary service and a well-stocked bar to make a special evening out.
Park Hotel Seasons Brasserie Restaurant Dining Area Decorated For Christmas
Christmas Day Luncheon
£99 per adult | Forget the prep and stress, treat you and your family to our superb Christmas day lunch. We welcome you to The Park Hotel this Christmas Day, join the management for a Champagne cocktail reception before enjoying your indulgent Christmas lunch.

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