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

2021 EVENTS TBC

ROTARY STARTREK CHALLENGE

Sponsored night walk on Exmoor organised by Ilfracombe Rotary to raise funds for Children’s Hospice South West and North Devon Hospice.
www.rotary-startrek.org.uk 

LYNTON & BARNSTAPLE RAILWAY  EASTER STEAM WEEKEND

RNLI Easter Eggvent at the Lifeboat Station

MAY DAY PARADE & JACK IN THE GREEN CELEBRATION

ILFRACOMBE ART TRAIL    Ilfracombe Art Trail is an open house event of artists, of all disciplines, displaying their work in their own homes, studios and art galleries www.artilfracombe.co.uk

LYNTON & BARNSTAPLE RAILWAY SPRING GALA WEEKEND ​
Take a trip back in time to the days of railway elegance.
www.lynton-rail.co.uk

‘THE SCRUMPY RUN’
Run by the Vintage Motor Cycle Club – Devon Section Leaves The Seafront at 11am returning approx. 1pm when the bikes will be on display  www.devon-vmcc.blogspot.co.uk

THE ‘BIG LUNCH’ FORE STREET ILFRACOMBE    Street food, craft stalls and live music

BANDS PLAYING IN THE BANDSTAND SUNDAY AFTERNOON​
A variety of music played by various bands throughout the summer in Runnymede Gardens (weather permitting) Bring a picnic

 GRAND VICTORIAN  and STEAMPUNK FESTIVAL  
Celebrate the Victorian era with stalls, shows, processions and lots more for all the family
www.ilfracombevictoriancelebration.org.uk

ILFRACOMBE GOLF CLUB OPEN WEEK
www.ilfracombegolfclub.com

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

ILFRACOMBE GIG REGATTA    Gig boats from all over the South West compete … watch it from The Collingdale

ROUND LUNDY YACHT RACE   8am the start of this 45 mile race from Ilfracombe around Lundy Island – Watch the yachts  leave the harbour from your bedroom window or whilst having your breakfast

www.ilfracombeyc.org.uk

ALL THINGS MORRIS
A festival to celebrate all things Morris ..Morris Dancers, Morris Miners !!   www.visitilfracombe.co.uk

CLOVELLY MARITIME FESTIVAL
www.clovelly.co.uk

SOUTH WEST BIRDMAN COMPETITION, Ilfracombe
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

NORTH DEVON SHOW – UMBERLEIGH BARTON FARM
See the animals, craft, food and trade tents at North Devon’s premier agriculture show – Book your tickets at Ilfracombe TIC
www.northdevonshow.com

ILFRACOMBE CARNIVAL
A procession of Walkers and Floats through Ilfracombe raising funds for local charities – comes past The Collingdale

GIN, BEER & MUSIC FESTIVAL   A weekend of live music, entertainment and selection of real ale.

MINI MADNESS      100s of Mini cars create an amazing spectacle on the Seafront at the end of their Annual Grand Tour

SEA ILFRACOMBE
A whole weekend of events to celebrate all things maritime.
www.seailfracombe.co.uk

ILFRACOMBE MOTORBIKE SHOW
Hundreds of motorbikes on the Seafront – organised by MAG   www.visitilfracombe.co.uk

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

SPOOKS AND SPARKS AT ILFRACOMBE RUGBY CLUB   Halloween Celebrations, Bonfire & Fireworks with music and BBQ until late.