A selection of Events and Shows around Holwell this Summer 2014

A selection of Events and Shows around Holwell this Summer 2014

SUMMER 2014 – Newsletter

Holwell Farm & Cottages
Dartmoor National Park, Devon

Well, it has been worth the wait … the Bluebells are finally out all around Holwell and Holwell Lawn; one of the largest open expanses of Bluebells in England. Walking through the woods from the cottages to the ancient Farmstead of Emsworthy (see above), the perfume is quite magical.

NEW FOR EARLY SUMMER – 2 NIGHT BREAKS
2 night weekend breaks from £399 with a late Sunday checkout ! £450 for thee nights or 1 week from £699
A SELECTION OF JUST SOME OF THE EVENTS COMING UP THIS SUMMER

Widecombe Markets
Fourth Saturday in each month
A wide choice of truly local produce to savour
Local Crafts and featured activities to enjoy
in the ancient Church House adjacent to
“The Cathedral of the Moor”

Tavistock Garden Festival
25th and 26th May
www.tavistock.gov.uk

Dartington Food Fair 2014
Saturday 31st May & Sunday 1st June
Dartington Cider Press Centre
www.tasteofthewest.co.uk

River Dart Adventures – Picnic at the Park
Sunday 1st June
Bring a picnic, listen to live music and kids can play in woods and river
www.riverdart.co.uk

Dartmoor Electric Bicycles – Tour of Tors
Wednesday 4th June 10am start at nearby Hay Tor
Taking in over a dozen of Dartmoor’s finest tors around Holwell and you can let the bike take the strain of the hills !

Contemporary Craft Festival 2014
Friday 6th to Sunday 8th June
In the park at nearby Bovey Tracey and just gets better every year with so many unique craft stands
www.crafts@boveytracey.co.uk

Moor Merriment 2014
Friday 13th to Sunday 15th June
Moorland Village of Lustleigh
A Dartmoor weekend of Music & Dance
www.moormerriment.info/

The Darkmoor Night Ride
Saturday 14th June
Riding through the night from midnight and arriving at The Barbican, Plymouth for Sunrise; how cool is that !
www.darkmoor.tk

The Dartmoor Classic 2014
Sunday 22nd June
A non-commercial cycling sportive !
67 miles of stunning Dartmoor to enjoy
www.dartmoorclassic.co.uk

North Bovey Village Fair
Saturday 19th July
Typically charming Moorland Village Fair just a 15 minute drive from Holwell

Dartmoor Arts Summer School
27th July to 2nd August
Located at the picturesque nearby village of Drewsteignton, the School offers 100 artists, architects, designers etc a wide range of inspirational courses, workshops and lectures.
www.dartmoorarts.com

Dartmoor Folk Festival
8th to 10th August
A friendly, traditional festival now in it’s 37th year and held at nearby edge of moor village South Zeal
www.dartmoorfolkfestival.org.uk

Liverton Summer Ball
Friday 8th August
Hog Roast, Charity Draw and Disco – just a 5 minute drive from Holwell

Chagford Show
Thursday 21st August
By far the best Moorland Village Summer Show with excellent livestock and ridden classes, local produce showcased and main arena features
www.chagfordshow.co.uk

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