What's happening in and around Ilfracombe

To help you enjoy your stay, we’ve compiled a list of goings on in and around Ilfracombe throughout the year

Events in Ilfracombe
Events in Ilfracombe
Events in Ilfracombe

2019 EVENTS

May 5th – MAY DAY PARADE & JACK IN THE GREEN CELEBRATION

May 11th-12th – ILFRACOMBE ART TRAIL – various artists displaying their work in their own homes, studios & galleries. www.artilfracombe.co.uk

May Dates tbc – LYNTON & BARNSTAPLE RAILWAY SPRING GALA WEEKEND www.lynton-rail.co.uk

May 12th THE SCRUMPY RUN -Vintage Motorcycle Club –  Leaves The Seafront at 11am returning approx 1pm when the bikes will be on display www.vmcc.net

From June – August BANDS PLAYING IN THE BANDSTAND SUNDAY AFTERNOON​
A variety of music played by various bands throughout the summer in Runnymede Gardens (weather permitting)

June 2nd THE BIG LUNCH
Join in the fun with music, food and entertainment in Fore Street (Nationwide Event)

June 8th – 14th ILFRACOMBE GOLF CLUB OPEN WEEK
www.ilfracombegolfclub.com

June 15th – 24th GRAND VICTORIAN & STEAMPUNK FESTIVAL & GALA
Celebrate the Victorian era with stalls, shows, processions and lots more for all the family
www.ilfracombevictoriancelebration.org.uk

June Dates tbc GOLD COAST OCEANFEST CROYDE
A three day surf and live music event
www.goldcoastoceanfest.co.uk

June Date tbc – ILFRACOMBE GIG REGATTA – Gig boats from all over the South West compete

July 13th and 14th ALL THINGS MORRIS
A festival to celebrate all things Morris ..Morris Dancers, Morris Miners

July  CLOVELLY MARITIME FESTIVAL
www.clovelly.co.uk

July 20TH – ROUND LUNDY YACHT RACE – 45 mile round trip from Ilfracombe to Lundy www.ilfracombeyc.org.uk

August date tbc – NORTH DEVON SHOW – UMBERLEIGH BARTON FARM
See the animals, craft, food and trade tents at North Devon’s premier agriculture show
www.northdevonshow.com

August dates tbc NORTH DEVON STREET FOOD AWARDS – Landmark – Food Vendors from around the region will compete for cash prizes and individually hand crafted trophies

August 3rd –  SOUTH WEST BIRDMAN COMPETITION
Round Table host their famous “Birdman” event on the Pier in Ilfracombe harbour in aid of local charities – Fun for all the family
ilfracomberoundtable.co.uk

August 25th –  ILFRACOMBE CARNIVAL
A procession of Walkers and Floats through Ilfracombe raising funds for local charities

August dates tbc – SUN WEST BEER & MUSICAL FESTIVAL – A weekend of live music, entertainment and real ales.

August date tbc MINI MADNESS – Landmark – Mini cars, all different, create an amazing spectacle

August 31st & 1st September  – SEA ILFRACOMBE
A whole weekend of events to celebrate all things maritime.
www.seailfracombe.co.uk

September date tbc –  ILFRACOMBE MOTORBIKE SHOW
Hundreds of motorbikes on the Seafront – organised by MAG

September – Ilfracombe Triathlon – over 200 competitors www.ilfracombetri.co.uk

September  –  LYNTON & BARNSTAPLE RAILWAY STEAM GALA ​
A weekend of steam on the railway and from road engines. A must for all steam fans.​
www.lynton-rail.co.uk