CALENDAR OF EVENTS FOR OCTOBER AT HOLWELL FARM COTTAGES:
Friday 4th October 2013
Annual Drift Sale of Dartmoor Ponies off the Commons of the Moor; Tavistock Livestock Market from 10.30am DONT FORGET YOU CAN ALWAYS SELECT FROM THE HOLWELL HERD; tel. 07590 009751 for a Sales List !
Wednesday 9th October 2013
Tavistock Goose Fair; a very traditional gathering with local farmers, producers and over 200 stalls in the streets
Sunday 13th October 2013
The Dartmoor Mountain Challenge for Marie Curie Cancer Care – a wonderfully scenic 13 mile round trip starting just down the road in Widecombe Village; to sign up for your place, visit – wwwmariecurie.org.uk
16th to 27th October
The Two Moors Festival; a series of over 30 fantastic Musical Concerts, recitals and events that span the two moors of Dartmoor and Exmoor. To find out more and book tickets visit; www.thetwomoorsfestival.co.uk
26th October to 3rd November
Jollyween at Pennywell Farm; something for the smallest members of the family his Half Term at Devon’s favourite “interactive” farm experience located nearby at Buckfastleigh
29th & 30th October 2013
Family Rock & Paddle Days; if you have always wanted to learn to climb rocks or paddle a canoe, this is something you might all like to have a go at this half term from Adventure Okehampton; www.adventureokehampton.com who are offering special courses over this holiday weekend.
25th to 27th October 2013
The Dartmouth Food Festival; a really popular Festival all set in the magnificent Naval town of Dartmouth. Lots of demonstrations, events and delicious delights to sample; particularly the fish as you would expect !