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October 31, 2023 · 10 MIN READ

Christmas is just around the corner and there is no better time than now to start planning fun things to do.

Whether you are visiting Devon during November or December or are from the area and are looking for things to do this blog will be perfect. There is plenty of festive fun for everyone to enjoy across Devon and we’ve done all the research for you. Have a read below and see which festive events take your fancy and which you want to add into your time in Devon.

Christmas events

in Devon for 2023

Lanterns, Lights and ‘luminations

where? The Quay, Brixham, Devon, TQ5 8TA

when? 24th November – 25th November 2023

time? 10am – 9pm

how much? Free

other info:

  • Friday 3pm-9pm, Saturday 10am-7pm
  • magical lantern parade, firework display, live music & more
  • great event for families to enjoy

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Christmas at Greenway

where? Greenway Road, Galmpton, near Brixham, Devon, TQ5 0ES

when? 25th November – 31st December 2023

time? 11am – 4pm

how much? adults from £14, children from £7, family from £35

other info:

  • explore the garden and follow the Christmas trail
  • along the way you will discover Christmas wreaths and selfie stations
  • plenty of seasonal décor throughout the house too

RHS Glow 2023 at Rosemoor

where? RHS Garden Rosemoor, Great Torrington, Devon, EX38 8PH

when? 16th November – 30th December 20233

time? 4.40pm – 8.30pm

how much? adults £14.95, children £7.95

other info:

  • explore the trail of festive light and colour
  • family entertainment each night
  • delicious hot drinks and snacks

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GloWild at Paignton Zoo

where? Paignton Zoo, Totnes Rd, Paignton, TQ4 7EU

when? 17th November 2023 – 2nd January 2024

time? 5pm – 9pm

how much? adults £20.50, children £14.50, senior/student £18.50

other info:

  • their biggest festive event yet
  • interactive light installations, entertainers, and silent disco
  • plenty of festive refreshments available

Christmas at Powderham Castle

where? Powderham Castle, Kenton, Exeter, Devon, EX6 8JQ

when? 27th November – 24th December 2023

time? 11am – 9.30pm

how much? adults from £9.95, children from £5.95, child Christmas grotto £8

other info:

  • enjoy a festive experience at Powderham Castle this year
  • Christmas Grotto tickets can be bought when booking
  • perfect family fun for all

A Very Miniature Christmas

where? Babbacombe Model Village, Hampton Avenue, Babbacombe, Torquay, Devon, TQ1 3LA

when? 2nd December – 31st December 2023

time? 11am – 6.15pm

how much? adults from £15.95, children from £12.95, senior from £14.95

other info:

  • explore the Christmas scenes and magical illuminations
  • brand new indoor Mythical Kingdom
  • spot all the miniature Santa’s on the Christmas character sheet

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