Local Events 2024

Family Gardening Festival

Saturday 25 May 2024 - Sunday 02 June 2024
RHS Rosemoor Gardens, Torrington, EX38 8PH

Come along this May half term at RHS Garden Rosemoor, at their Family Gardening Festival. 

With garden trails, story time adventures and family craft activities, theres fun for all the family.

See RHS Garden Rosemoor website for further details.

Seaweed Festival at Clovelly

Sunday 26 May 2024 - Sunday 26 May 2024
Clovelly, The Quay, EX39 5TL

Clovelly are hosting the Seaweed Festival on Sunday 26th May. The Festival is held to promote seaweed for its health and nutritional benefits. Along the Quay, there will be a surprising amount of dishes, and stalls will be selling a range of seaweed products.

Expect live music and street entertainment throughout the day.


Bideford Bike Show 2024

Sunday 26 May 2024 - Sunday 26 May 2024
Bideford Quay, Bideford

Experience the thrill of thousands of amazing bikes on display, enjoy the music, trade stands and support local charities. Don't miss out on this brilliant motorbike extravaganza! On Sunday 24th May 2024 from 12pm to 5pm at Bideford Quay!

Bideford Summer Fair and Mayor's Parade

Saturday 08 June 2024 - Saturday 08 June 2024
Victoria Park, Bideford, Devon

Bideford Summer Fair Saturday 8th June., lots of fun activities, stalls, attractions and delicious food. Dog show 1pm - register from 12.30pm at Bideford Town Council Gazebo near the Arena/Children's centre in the park. Free Entry!

11am        Event opened by the Mayor of Bideford
11:30am   Welly throwing
12pm        Jumping Jacks Comedy Stunt Show
12.30pm   Sarah Ann Westcott Dance School Performance 
1pm.         Bideford Fair Dog Show
2pm.         Carry on Choir
2:30pm     Party games
3pm          Jumping Jacks Comedy Stunt Show 
4pm.         Event closes

Bideford Water Festival 2024

Sunday 16 June 2024 - Sunday 16 June 2024
Bideford Quay, Bideford

Fun day out for all ages on Bideford Quay! Fundraising for local, Torridge and North Devon charities and the RNLI. There is gig racing, morris dancing, a sea shanty band, steam boats, and much more. For more details search on Facebook.

Bideford Soap Box Derby 2024

Sunday 07 July 2024 - Sunday 07 July 2024

Come and watch the craziest constructors race around Bideford.

The race starts at the top of town at the Pannier Market, racing down Greenville Street, down the High Street finishing on the quay. The Quay will be filled lots of activities, entertainment and local food.

For more details see Facebook — Bideford Soap Box Derby.

Bideford's Got Talent 2024

Friday 19 July 2024 - Friday 19 July 2024
Bideford Pannier Market, Bideford EX39 2DR

Bideford Pannier Market are putting on a Talent Show on Friday 19th July. For an application form contact 01237 428818 or email lucyloweevents@outlook.com, admin@bideford-tc.gov.uk




The North Devon Show 2024

Wednesday 07 August 2024 - Wednesday 07 August 2024
Umberleigh, EX37 9DX

North Devon's one day agricultural show is a registered Charity and takes place on the first Wednesday in August every year.

The annual event is a celebration of North Devon's agricultural roots. A host of livestock classes occupy the arenas throughout the day with Alpacas, Cattle, Horses, Sheep, Show Jumping and Open Dog Show. Attractions, displays, demonstrations and trade stands for all.

For tickets visit www.northdevonshow.com