Are you staying for the Summer Bank Holiday weekend? Or, are you making a week of it? We have one of the Best Beaches in Britain and the weather is set to be hot and sunny too!
All year long, £Parking charges or take our bus
Check our Beach Guide, showcasing all the fantastic beaches, coves and coastline we have to offer in the local area. Whether you favour coastal walks, extreme sports or just breathtaking views, we have it all.
3 miles of golden sands, rolling waves and salty spray. Not a bad way to spend your Bank Holiday. Try out the many water-sports that are available, maybe splash in the waves or go rock-pooling. Watch the sun set on our glorious beach, your Summer Bank Holiday is waiting.
Grab a drink and meal in the Red Barn or walk around the many eclectic shops and pick up a souvenir. Marisco Disco will be hosting the infamous Surfer’s Ball this weekend, something you won’t want to miss.
Circus Wonderland, Barnstaple
21-27 Aug, Afternoon & Evening shows, From £7
Spellbinding excitement, laughter and colour. Thrills and spills and glitter and glamour; all under one tent, enchanting audiences of all ages.
Gin, Beer & Music Festival, Ilfracombe
24-26 Aug, £ Free – some ticketed
Children’s show, great alternative acts and fancy dress (optional!), as well as ticketed 70’s show!
25 Aug, 6pm, £ Free
The annual carnival procession in Ilfracombe, every Summer Bank Holiday. Fancy costume displays and floats, maybe the odd clown or comedian. Showing off everything from local businesses and North Devon talent.
Bring your pennies as they’ll be raising money for local charities! Info on Facebook of course!
Mini Madness, Ilfracombe
26 Aug, £ Free
Mini’s in their hundreds. Every style, every colour, every model. They fill the town and whizz about the country roads, creating a motor spectacle. This is the end of their fantastic annual Grand Tour and they like to show off in Ilfracombe. A great way to spend your Bank Holiday Monday.
Games for the kids, craft stalls, food stalls, attractions and all the normal vendors.
On The Road Music Festival 2019, Braunton
30 Aug-1 Sep, £20-£50
Broadland’s Farm present Reef (Place Your Hands) to headline your North Devon Summer at this annual musical festival. The whole family’s welcome to enjoy a range of music genres, with indie-pop, acoustic and dance tents all on.
This is the 3rd year of this live event, with both day and weekend tickets available for a range of ticket prices
Non-stop live music throughout the weekend sits beside workshops, kids rock tent, local market stalls and fresh foods.
Summer bank holiday extras