5 things to do in Devon this weekend

PUBLISHED: 15:48 18 November 2019

Brixham (c) Dave_S, Flickr (CC BY 2.0)

Brixham (c) Dave_S, Flickr (CC BY 2.0)


The weekend is fast approaching and for those still deciding how to spend their Friday through to Sunday, we pick 5 of the best ways to spend your weekend in Devon

Brixham Lanterns, Light and 'Luminations - November 23

To celebrate Brixham's Christmas lights being turned on there will be all sorts happening at this delightful coastal location. This includes a lantern parade, fireworks display and much more for all ages.

It all starts 10am.

Christmas Fair at The Donkey Sanctuary - November 23 - 24

Over 50 fantastic local traders will be filling the sanctuary's indoor arena to create a brilliantly festive atmosphere at this popular charity attraction.

Entry is £2.50 with all proceeds going towards the work worldwide of the sanctuary.

Antiques Fair at Newton Abbot Racecourse - November 23

Pick up a unique item or something that you need to complete your collection this Saturday in the surrounds of Newton Abbot's racecourse.

Entrance is free and there are a range of food options available on-site.

A Taste of Christmas at National Trust Knightshayes - November 23 - 24

If you don't have a clue what you're going to get for friends and family this Christmas period then get along to this popular National Trust location where you'll be able to scope out lots of ideas.

Entry to the event is free.

Autumn Tea Festival at National Trust Greenway - Weekends from November 2 - 24

Every weekend up until November 24 the former home of Agatha Christie will play host to all things tea. No matter your specific tea taste, you'll be able to find a delicious cup to try.

The event is free but normal site admissions apply.


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