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From shopping and dining to catching a game at Barnstaple Rugby Club, there's plenty to do in Barnstaple. If you didn't get a chance to stop by the Barnstaple Fair and Carnival at Seven Brethren last year or forgot all about North Devon FoodFest, our website is just what you need. We'll help you keep up with current events all over Barnstaple and help you decide if you'd rather attend the Real Ale Fest or a contemporary concert near the college.

The BIG North Devon Wedding Show

The BIG North Devon Wedding Show

Date: 12/03/2017

FREE entry to the wedding show + amazing giveaways on the day!! Receive discounted entry into the BIG Sheep for you and your family on the day. 2017 date now set!

Saturday Dance and Drama Classes in Barnstaple

Saturday Dance and Drama Classes in Barnstaple

Date: 21/01/2017

Keep your kids busy and active with a wide range of dance and drama classes. Suitable for all ages and all abilities. Call 01271 308107 for more information

Street, Hip-Hop and Freestyle Dance Classes in Barnstaple

Street, Hip-Hop and Freestyle Dance Classes in Barnstaple

Date: 19/01/2017

An inclusive and welcoming group based at Lampard Community School, learning street hip-hop and freestyle dance!

Barnstaple Charity Quiz Night at The Royal & Fortescue

Barnstaple Charity Quiz Night at The Royal & Fortescue

Date: 26/10/2017

These regular and popular quiz nights have raised many £’000s for local Charities! Sort your team and book your table today Thursday October 26th at The Royal and Fortescue Hotel in aid of the North Devon Hospice .

Bluebell Days at Hartland Abbey & Gardens

Bluebell Days at Hartland Abbey & Gardens

Date: 23/04/2017

Come and visit Hartlands Abbey and Gardens for a look at the Beautiful Bluebells. Walk through the glorious carpet of stunning Bluebells and even pop into their Old Kitchen for a spot of lunch. Sunday 23rd of April.

The Magnificent Seven on the big screen in Bampton

The Magnificent Seven on the big screen in Bampton

Date: 28/01/2017

From the director of Training day and The Equalizer comes the must see movie The Magnificent Seven showing at The Riverside Hall

Charity Car Boot sale at Tesco Rose Lane Barnstaple

Charity Car Boot sale at Tesco Rose Lane Barnstaple

Date: 22/01/2017

If you love a bargain get yourself down to the Rose Lane car booty (at Tesco) for a bargain whilst raising money for a great cause.

beneath the blizzard fine chisel, beaford

Fine Chisel Presents - Beneath the Blizzard at Atherington, Dolton and Lee Bay

Date: 03/02/2017

A winter chiller bought to us by Beaford Arts and Fine Chisel. Expect a fast paced blend of story telling with rousing harmonies to create spectacular entertainment in a village near you ion North Devon

The Barnstaple Half & Full Marathon 2017

The Barnstaple Half & Full Marathon 2017

Date: 24/09/2017

Spectate and support at the amazing Barnstaple half and full Marathon is on Sunday 24th September 2017 starting at 9am!

Family Ranger Days at Arlington Court

Family Ranger Days at Arlington Court

Date: 15/02/2017

Join our rangers on a fun day in the outdoors for families. Learn about the work they do and try your hand at picking up some skills, such as shelter building, cooking on a fire, tracking animals, hunting for bugs and more.

Valentines Ball in aid of Over and Above

Valentines Ball in aid of Over and Above

Date: 18/02/2017

This year enjoy a fantastic night out with a 3 course meal and cocktails whilst supporting the Over and Above charity

South Molton Flea Market

South Molton Flea Market

Date: 12/02/2017

Held in South Molton Pannier Market - A great local market success story!

StarTrek Challenge 2017

StarTrek Challenge 2017

Date: 04/03/2017

It's the 25th year of StarTrek -A sponsored night walk and orienteering challenge in the North Devon countryside - are you up for it?

Weekly Dance Classes at Highampton Village Hall

Weekly Dance Classes at Highampton Village Hall

Date: 23/01/2017

Dance fun, improve your balance and posture and healthy activity without leaving the village!

Carvery Lunches Every Sunday at Portmore

Carvery Lunches Every Sunday at Portmore

Date: 22/01/2017

This is your weekend to throw in the tea towel and get get lunch AND the washing up done for you!

Bratton Fleming Farmer's Market

Bratton Fleming Farmer's Market

Date: 28/01/2017

A friendly Farmer's Market that meets on the 4th Saturday of the month (2nd Sat in December) Selling produce from a 30 mile radius

 Dance Classes in Crediton

Dance Classes in Crediton

Date: 20/01/2017

Project Dance are now holding Dance classes in Crediton. With classes including Latin American, Ballroom, Rock and Roll, Club styles and Salsa

Ladies Nights at Rock and Rapid. Every Monday

Ladies Nights at Rock and Rapid. Every Monday

Date: 23/01/2017

Why not get the girls together and get climbing? Monday nights are fun nights at Rock and Rapid Indoor Climbing Wall for our Ladies only session

Tap Dance classes in Barnstaple

Tap Dance classes in Barnstaple

Date: 21/01/2017

Revisit your love of Tap dance with classes from Project Dance in Barnstaple. Suitable for anyone over 6!

Croyde Ocean Triathlon 2017

Croyde Ocean Triathlon 2017

Date: 02/07/2017

Set to take the UK triathlon world by storm, this exciting new event based at the beautiful, award-winning Putsborough Sands is North Devon's only Olympic length Triathlon!

Barnstaple Charity Quiz Night at 62 The Bank

Barnstaple Charity Quiz Night at 62 The Bank

Date: 23/11/2017

These regular and popular quiz nights have raised many £’000s for local Charity! Sort your team and book your table today. Thursday November 23rd at 62 The Bank in aid of Macmillan

Barnstaple Charity Quiz Night at Alfie Browns

Barnstaple Charity Quiz Night at Alfie Browns

Date: 26/01/2017

These regular and popular quiz nights are organised and MC’d by George Hammett and have raised many £’000s for local Charities! Thursday January 26th at Alfie Browns in aid of Macmillan

Barnstaple Charity Quiz Night at The Moghul

Barnstaple Charity Quiz Night at The Moghul

Date: 29/06/2017

These regular and popular quiz nights are organised and MC’d by George Hammett and have raised many £’000s for local Charities. Thursday June 29th at the Moghul in aid of Cancer Research UK

Saturday Youth Climbing Club at Rock and Rapid

Saturday Youth Climbing Club at Rock and Rapid

Date: 21/01/2017

Get your children in a fun and activie pursuit that will will give them fitness and social skills to last a lifetime.

Inspiration for writers block at Barnstaple Library

Inspiration for writers block at Barnstaple Library

Date: 21/01/2017

If you are looking for some ideas and inspiration to get your novel underway why not check out these perfect writing groups at Barnstaple Library

The RHS Rosemoor Winter Sculpture Exhibition

The RHS Rosemoor Winter Sculpture Exhibition

Date: 19/01/2017

Whether you're an art enthusiast, a garden enthusiast or new to both you'll have a fantastic few hours exploring the gardens and discovering the sculptures

Barnstaple Charity Quiz Night at The Gurkha

Barnstaple Charity Quiz Night at The Gurkha

Date: 31/08/2017

These regular and popular quiz nights are organised and MC’d by George Hammett. Sort your team and book your table today! Thursday August 31st at the Gurkha in aid of Amigos

Scrabble Saturdays at Barnstaple Library

Scrabble Saturdays at Barnstaple Library

Date: 28/01/2017

If you love nothing better than a mindfull game of Scrabble then challenge yourself or bring your friends too for a wonderful game at Barnstaple Library.

Barnstaple Charity Quiz Night at the Moghul

Barnstaple Charity Quiz Night at the Moghul

Date: 28/09/2017

These regular and popular quiz nights are organised and MC’d by George Hammett.Sort your team and book your table today! Thursday September 28th at the Moghul in aid of CHSW

The Smuggler Cycle Sportive this June

The Smuggler Cycle Sportive this June

Date: 04/06/2017

Returning to Barnstaple on the 4th June after its amazing success The Smuggler Cycle Sportive tours some of Barnstaple's epic roads.

Street Food in Barnstaple is back with Bike nights and Family fun evenings too

Street Food in Barnstaple is back with Bike nights and Family fun evenings too

Date: 13/04/2017

Street food is back with a bang for 2017 from April and its going to be bigger than ever. Now with entertainment, bike night and family fun nights. It's set to be phenomeninal....

Barnstaple Charity Quiz Night at The Gurkha

Barnstaple Charity Quiz Night at The Gurkha

Date: 14/12/2017

These regular and popular quiz nights are organised and MC’d by George Hammett and have raised many £’000s for local Charities.Thursday December 14th at the Gurkha in aid of Care 4 Kids

Barnstaple Charity Quiz night at The Gurhka

Barnstaple Charity Quiz night at The Gurhka

Date: 25/05/2017

These regular and popular quiz nights are organised and MC’d by George Hammett. Sort your team and book your table today! Thursday May 25th at the Gurkha in aid of Care for Kids North Devon

Barnstaple Parkrun - Weekly Free 5km Timed Run in Rock Park

Barnstaple Parkrun - Weekly Free 5km Timed Run in Rock Park

Date: 21/01/2017

It is a 5km run - it's you against the clock every Saturday morning in Rock Park, Barnstaple

Sound Bath Medititation at the Tarka Clinic Barnstaple

Sound Bath Medititation at the Tarka Clinic Barnstaple

Date: 25/01/2017

Come and enjoy a sound bath taster session.- Sound baths are group sessions that allow people to experience how sound can work with their chakra and Endercraine systems with the use of Himalayan bowls, voice and crystal bowls

Blood Donor Sessions - Roundswell, Community Centre

Blood Donor Sessions - Roundswell, Community Centre

Date: 12/05/2017

Blood is something we all expect to be there for us when we need it, yet only 4% of us give blood.

Barnstaple Charity Quiz Night at The Barnstaple Hotel

Barnstaple Charity Quiz Night at The Barnstaple Hotel

Date: 20/04/2017

These regular and popular quiz nights have raised many £’000s for local Charities. Sort your team and book your table today! Thursday April 20th at the Barnstaple Hotel in aid of ND Hospice

Weekly Dance Classes Learn Ballroom, Latin American, Rock & Roll, Salsa & much more

Weekly Dance Classes Learn Ballroom, Latin American, Rock & Roll, Salsa & much more

Date: 22/01/2017

If you want to try dance for fun, social or health reasons you've found the right dance school! Project:Dance! Devon offer a friendly and supportive lessons for any age, any size, any shape, any ability.........all welcome!

SuperHero Skydive in aid of Over & Above

SuperHero Skydive in aid of Over & Above

Date: 01/07/2017

Do something amazing this and raise money for Over and Above whilst freefalling over the stunning Devon countryside.

StowFest 2017

StowFest 2017

Date: 30/06/2017

After last years success make sure you don't miss out on this weekend festival spectacular. Celebrating Bates n Beer, Music and Life

Relay For Life North Devon - 22 July 2017!

Relay For Life North Devon - 22 July 2017!

Date: 22/07/2017

Relay for Life North Devon at Barnstaple Rugby Club! It's an amazing event so sign up for 2017 Relay on 22nd July!!!

Barnstaple Charity Quiz Night at Alfie Browns

Barnstaple Charity Quiz Night at Alfie Browns

Date: 27/07/2017

These regular and popular quiz nights are organised and MC’d by George Hammett. Sort your team and book your table today! Thursday July 27th at Alfie Brown's in aid of CHSW

Lynton Farmers Market

Lynton Farmers Market

Date: 04/02/2017

Come along and support the wide range of producers with stalls inside and out at Lynton Town Hall

Bridget Jone's Baby on the big screen in West Anstey

Bridget Jone's Baby on the big screen in West Anstey

Date: 14/02/2017

Catch up with the latest installment in the Bridget Jones trilogy. This hilarious film will be on in West Anstey village hall.

Weekend Youth Climbing Club NICAS 2/3

Weekend Youth Climbing Club NICAS 2/3

Date: 21/01/2017

If your children love to climb then let them get good at it at Rock and Rapid Adventures every weekend.

Blood Donor Sessions - Barnstaple - Grosvenor Church

Blood Donor Sessions - Barnstaple - Grosvenor Church

Date: 19/01/2017

Blood is something we all expect to be there for us when we need it, yet only 4% of us give blood.

Rock and Rapid Youth Climbing Club NICAS 4/5

Rock and Rapid Youth Climbing Club NICAS 4/5

Date: 22/01/2017

Have you got a climber on your hands? Let them loose at Rock and Rapid Adventures and let them train at NICAS level 4/5

Barnstaple Charity Quiz Night At The Royal & Fortescue

Barnstaple Charity Quiz Night At The Royal & Fortescue

Date: 30/03/2017

These regular and popular quiz nights are organised and MC’d by George Hammett. Sort your team and book your table today! Thursday March 30th at The Royal & Fortescue in aid of CLIC & Jubilee Singers

Exmoor Climbing Club at Rock and Rapid

Exmoor Climbing Club at Rock and Rapid

Date: 18/01/2017

If you want to climb to new heights get into the Exmoor Climbing Club

Barnstaple Pannier Market - Open Daily

Barnstaple Pannier Market - Open Daily

Date: 19/01/2017

The Barnstaple Pannier Market is open 6 days a week for all your food and shopping needs. Buy Local and support Barnstaple and North Devon traders!

Gold Coast OceanFest 16-18 June 2016

Gold Coast OceanFest 16-18 June 2016

Date: 16/06/2017

3 days of music, bands and sporting activities on wonderful North Devon beaches!

Fantastic Easter Chick Hunt At Clovelly

Fantastic Easter Chick Hunt At Clovelly

Date: 08/03/2017

Try your best to find the 15 chicks to win up to an Easter prize! Hunting around Clovelly Village!


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