29th March 2017

Festivals around North Devon

Dust off your tents and festival attire and head down to one of these unmissable events in North Devon. 

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Westward Ho!, North Devon

13th May

Reef will be headlining this event, alongside Laid Blak and DJ Andre Cueveros. As ever, Pigstock brings the best of the early summer vibes, a family friendly one day festival with children’s area with free entertainment, street food stalls, VIP area perks and lots of fun things to see and do.



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Bude and Stratton Folk Festival

Bude, North Cornwall

26th – 29th May

The Folk Festival is a friendly mix of folk concerts, workshops and themed events held annually on the late May Bank Holiday weekend. It features dance displays, music and song all based in and around the North Cornwall coastal town of Bude.


Goldcoast Oceanfest

Croyde, North Devon

16th – 18th June

The GoldCoast Oceanfest midsummer weekend is all about good times, great music, surfing, keeping fit and looking after the environment set in the stunning Croyde Bay. With headliners, Kaiser Chiefs, Sigma and Scouting for Girls announced and many more to come, it’s bound to be a good fun-filled weekend in a breath-taking setting.


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Green Man Day 

Pilton, North Devon

15th July

Pilton comes alive with street performers, a pageant, entertainment, crafts, food, the flower festival, music, treasure hunt and a concert.



Chagford, Devon

21st – 22nd July

Set on the edge of Dartmoor, this event was originally the brainchild of a group of friends who rigged up a few tents in a garden, this party has grown thanks to the good vibes and good feelings of friends into a sell out event with an attendance of 5,000.


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Dartmoor Folk Festival

South Zeal, Devon

11th – 13th August

A packed programme of concerts, ceilidhs, workshops, song and music sessions, a children's festival, craft displays, folk service, a Dartmoor ramble and much more.


Beautiful Days

Escot Park, Devon

18th – 20th August

Beautiful Days is the Levellers' family music festival with six stages, site art, a huge children’s area, comedy, theatre, family camping, licensed real ale bars from Otter Brewery & a great choice of food and craft stalls.


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Dartmouth Food Festival

Darthmouth, Devon

20th – 22nd October

The Dartmouth Food Festival is back for 2017 with a tempting mix of delicious regional food and drink, chef demonstrations, workshops, lively food debates and fun for all the family set in the beautiful estuary town of Dartmouth.