CALENDAR OF EVENTS FOR SEPTEMBER AT HOLWELL FARM COTTAGES:
Saturday 7th September 2013
Moor2Sea Sportive 2013; extreme cycling event with 3 options from 37 miles to 65 and finally 112 miles. Takes in stunning scenery en route and finishes at Hay Tor which is just round the corner from Holwell. Places limited to 1,000 and already a third full. www.moor2sea.com
Tuesday 10th September 2013
Widecombe Fair; a wonderfully pastoral celebration in the most perfect of settings. Car park is located at Holwell Farm and you can travel down to the Fair in style in an open top bus. Admission free for guests staying at Holwell. www.widecombefair.com
Saturday 14th September 2013
Ashburton Food & Drink Festival; organised by the now famous international Cookery School based in this local stannary town – just a few miles down the hill from Holwell. Here you will find a celebration of local food and drink producers with over 50 stalls lining the streets.
Sunday 15th September 2013
Moretonhampstead Gardens Open for the NGS; some of the most beautiful Autumn gardens will be open on Dartmoor this Sunday and only a 10 minute drive from the farm.
Friday 20th September 2013
Tour of GB Cycle Race; the Devon section of this famous race, now in it’s 10th year will tour from Sidmouth to finish at Hay Tor. A thrilling opportunity to see some of the best international cyclists compete in one of the most gruelling sectors. Holwell will play host to many of those involved as it is very close to the finish at Hay Tor. www.southwesttourofbritain.co.uk
Sat/Sun 20-22nd September 2013
Abbfest; an eclectic combination of Devon’s finest food and drink producers with music, activities for all the family. Located just off the moor but still only a 20 minute drive from the farm.