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check out these autumn events in Devon

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September 20, 2023 · 10 MIN READ

Now that autumn is almost here it is probably a good time to start planning some events and days out.

But it can be hard figuring out what is on in the local area and what your group would want to do. So, to make things easier for you we’ve done the research and put together this blog full of a range of different fun autumn events in Devon. Have a read below and see which ones suit your group the most. And if you are looking for a break away to Devon this autumn browse our resorts in Devon.

Happy Halloween at Bear Town

where? Bear Town, Westcott, Cullompton, Devon, EX15 1RZ

when? 19th October – 1st November 2023

time? 9.30am – 5pm

how much? child off peak £8.95, child peak £11.95, adult £2

other info:

  • enjoy a 2 hour play session for children
  • various Halloween fun on over the season
  • enjoy the Halloween makeover across Bear Town

The Tar Barrels of Ottery St Mary Fireworks

where? Town Centre, Ottery St Mary, Devon, EX11 1BZ

when? 4th November 2023

time? 7pm – 9pm

how much? Free

other info:

  • enjoy an amazing firework display
  • food stalls and bars at the event
  • a tradition that dates back hundreds of years

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Spookfest at Crealy Theme Park & Resort

where? Crealy Theme Park & Resort, Sidmouth Road, Exeter, Devon, EX5 1DR

when? 14th October – 29th October 2023

time? 10am – 4.30pm

how much? tickets from £18, concession from £16

other info:

  • complete spooky attractions around the park
  • scarecrow Scare Maze, Dino Jeepers Creepers and more
  • great spooky fun for the whole family

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Pumpkin Trail in Heron Farm Vineyard

where? Heron Farm, Weston, Honiton, EX14 3NZ

when? 21st October – 29th October 2023

time? 9am – 4pm

how much? tickets £5

other info:

  • complete the pumpkin trail in the vineyard
  • once you’ve completed it you can collect your prize
  • plenty of food and drink options available at the café

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Boo at the Zoo

where? Dartmoor Zoo, Sparkwell, Plymouth, Devon, PL7 5DG

when? 27th October – 28th October 2023

time? 5.30pm – 8.30pm

how much? adults from £15, children from £14.85

other info:

  • dartmoor Zoo opening its gates after dark
  • plenty of shock horrors, frights, and delights around the zoo
  • the perfect family event

Halloween Fun at The BIG Sheep

where? The BIG Sheep, Abbotsham Rd, Abbotsham, Bideford, EX39 5AP

when? 21st October – 29th October 2023

time? 10am – 5pm

how much? adults from £14.95, children from £14.95, children under 3ft from £6

other info:

  • lots of fun things on across the half term
  • pumpkin carving, thrill rides
  • animal magic and more

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Woodbury Park Firework Display

where? Woodbury Park, Woodbury Castle, Warkidons Way, Exeter, EX5 1JJ

when? 27th October 2023

time? 5.30pm – 10pm

how much? family (2 adults 2 children) £30, adults £10, children £7

other info:

  • watch an incredible firework display
  • other fun like bouncy castle, face painting and more
  • food and drink available to buy on site

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