Local Events

There is always something going on


Ottery Tar Barrels, takes place on 5th November every year, it’s not for the faint-hearted!

Devon County Show always takes place during the 3rd week in May. 

Honiton Agricultural Show, the first Thursday in August. 

Pixie Day, a midsummer celebration in Ottery St Mary.

Honiton Hot Pennies Ceremony dates back to the 13th Century and always takes place on the first Tuesday after July 19th.

Honiton Hill Rally, August Bank Holiday, Sunday and Monday. a working rally with a selection of farming machinery, steam engines, commercial vehicles and motorcycles from yesteryear to name just a few.

Sidmouth Folk Week, a unique week-long seaside celebration of music, dance and song taking place in the charming East Devon regency coastal resort – a must in every festival goer’s annual diary. 1st week in August.


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