Clovelly 2020 Events

Throughout the Year

Lentsherd, Shrove Tuesday 25 February 2020  Historically the aim is to chase bad spirits away and drive the devil into the sea before Lent. This has been going on for centuries.

Find the Easter Chicks, Monday 30 March to Monday 13 April 2020 A popular event for children with prizes.

Charity Dinner, 04 April 2020  The Red Lion Hotel is hosting a charity night dinner for the North Devon Hospice. Tickets will be just £60.00 each.

Seaweed Festival, Sunday 24 May 2020 in aid of the North Devon Hospice The only one in the UK to celebrate all that is great about seaweed with it’s  immense health & nutritional benefits.

150th Anniversary of the Lifeboat Station, Saturday 20 June 2020  Clovelly Lifeboat Station is holding a celebration of its 150th year in service in 2020

Maritime Festival, Saturday 25 July 2020 in aid of Bideford & District Sea Cadets  Full of fun for all ages, packed with all sorts of activities and entertainment.

Woolsery Agricultural Show, Monday 27 July 2020, in aid of local charities  A fun-filled day packed with a programme of activities.

Lifeboat Weekend, Sat. 1 to Sun. 2 August 2020 in aid of the RNLI  This is a great weekend for all the family, packed full of fun and action.

Gig Regatta, Sat. 29 August 2020  You’re assured an exhilarating day watching the racing.  So come along and cheer on the crews as they brave North Devon’s waters!

Lobster & Crab Feast, Sunday 6 September 2020, in aid of the The National Lobster Hatchery, Padstow Clovelly celebrates its famous, sustainably caught, lobsters and crabs.

Apple Day, Wednesday 28 October 2020  Bring a bag of apples, have them pressed at the Visitor Centre, taste the juice; bring more for pasteurisation and bottling.

Clovelly Herring Festival, Sunday 15 November   It’s the time of year when our historic village celebrates the coming of the great “Silver Darlings”, better known as herring.

Christmas Lights, Sunday 6 December, in aid of the RNLI  Christmas lights in the village makes this such a magical time at Clovelly starting at 3:30 pm in the afternoon.

Boxing Day Barbecue, Saturday 26 December  Enjoy a lunch barbecue and hog roast on the quay with FREE entrance into the village all day and live music.

New Year’s Eve Fancy Dress Party, Thursday 31 December  Party away until the New Year bells chime with fires & gunpowder to illuminate the quay & celebrate another year’s passing.