January 2017

  • Get Fresh '17 - new South West designer-makers (14 January to 5 March)
    Exhibition showing work by new and emerging designer-makers from the South West.
    Devon Guild of Craftsmen, Riverside Mill, Bovey Tracey, Devon TQ13 9AF - Open daily, free. 10am-5.30pm.

February 2017

  • Cornish Hurling - Shrove Tuesday
    An ancient community sport that dates back over 500 years. Held in St Ives and St Columb, Cornwall.

March 2017

April 2017

May 2017

  • Furry Dancing Festival - Helston, Cornwall.
  • Royal Bath & West Show - Bath
  • North Devon and Exmoor Walking Festival
    Hailed as one of the most scenic walking festivals in the UK, this programme of guided walks showcases the stunning local landscape. Choose from half day walks to full day hikes.
  • Devon Guild of Craftsmen Exhibitions - Bovey Tracey, Devon (Saturday 20 May - Sunday 9 July 2017)
    A collaborative exhibition showcasing the art of hand embroidery, old and new. Degree students from The Royal School of Needlework have produced contemporary, hand-embroidered work inspired by treasured textiles from world renowned archives at Hampton Court Palace. The exhibition features surface designs such as appliqu├ęd garments, wearable sculpture, 3-D stitched drapes and hangings alongside historic purses, collars and lacework.
    Address: Riverside Mill, Bovey Tracey, Devon, TQ13 9AF - daily, 10am - 5.30pm - Free Entry

June 2017

  • River Fal Festival - Falmouth, Cornwall
  • Bath International Festival - Bath, Somerset
  • Glastonbury Music Festival - Somerset
  • Corfest - Corfe Castle, Dorset
    Local festival featuring live music, fireworks, crafts and stalls full of local produce.

July 2017

August 2017

  • Henri Lloyd Falmouth Week - Falmouth, Cornwall
  • International Festival of Folk Arts - Sidmouth, Devon
  • Taunton Flower Show - Vivary Park, Taunton, Somerset

September 2017

  • World Belly Boarding Championship (WBBC) - Chapel Porth Beach, Cornwall
  • St. Ives September Festival
    This fun-filled festival includes music, theatre, dance, art and comedy.

October 2017

  • Falmouth Oyster Festival - Cornwall

November 2017

December 2017

  • Bath Christmas Market
    This market features more than 120 traditional wooden chalets selling crafts and stocking fillers. The historic backdrop of Bath Abbey provides an atmospheric setting.



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