Exmoor Events Calendar
How to use our Calendar
Here you will find a range of events and walks provided by Exmoor National Park Authority and other organisations. Each organisation is responsible for their own listings, ring the contact telephone numbers provided if you require additional information. (If you are the organiser of a local event and would like to submit it to appear in the calendar click here)Use the tick boxes to filter the type of events you are interested in or leave the boxes blank to see all events. Tick as many boxes as you like, but please note you will only see events that meet all the categories you have ticked. For example if you are looking for an event that is both "free" and "great for families" and where "dogs are welcome" - then you need to tick all those boxes and then press "update calendar". The more boxes you select - the more events will be filtered out of the calendar to only leave those that meet your search criteria. You can view a week or a month at a time. Click on individual entries in the calendar for more information about the event.
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Friday 10th February 2023 06:30 pm
Location: TA4 4HT
Duration: 2 hours
Description: An evening with telescopes spotting Jupiter, Mars, Bode's Galaxy, Andromeda Galaxy and possibly the tail end of the Green Comet through our 7 telescopes NB: BAR on site, please bring CASH or CARD / NO DOGS ALLOWED in the building. What to expect: - Meet Liz & Gary your astronomy hosts - An evening of stargazing at a beautiful historic estate - Early arrivals can take a look through the telescopes or buy a drink from the bar - Enjoy a delicious and warming seasonal soup in the dining hall & truffles for afters - Finish off the night with an indoor protected show about the constellations, including new images from NASA’s James Webb telescope - Leave with Dark Skies Pocket Guide to carry on stargazing at home - Please let your host know in advance if you have any dietary requirements.
Saturday 11th February 2023 1212
Location: Several across Exmoor
Description: Discover the beauties Exmoor has to offer with your smartphone or camera, learning skills for life, hosted by a local award-winning qualified photographer on an Exmoor Photowalk.
Tuesday 14th February 2023 06:00 pm
Location: Exford bridge tea rooms Exford
Duration: 4 hours
Description: Valentines Special! The Dark Skies Discovery Supper Club is opening for the season with a glass of bubbles and a wonderful evening chatting about the stars and the night sky. Come for a delicious 3 course meal and hopefully join us for a walk and find a shooting star to wish on! Please bring a torch and warm, waterproof clothing with good walking or welly boots, if you wish to join us for the walk.
Thursday 16th February 2023 1206
Location: Exford Bridge Tearooms Chapel Street Exford
Duration: 4 hours
Description: The Dark Skies Discovery Stargazing Supper Club brings you a wonderful evening chatting about the stars and the night sky. Come for a delicious 3 course meal with telescopes, a planetarium presentation and an optional walk out into the dark skies reserve area to sit and enjoy the skies with us. Please bring warm, waterproof clothing and good walking or welly boots, if you wish to join us for the walk. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for booking and enquiries
Saturday 18th February 2023 10:30 am
Location: Beach Hotel, Minehead
Duration: 2 hours
Description: On Saturday February 18th Plastic Free Minehead and Plastic Free Exmoor will be leading a winter walk and beach clean and they would welcome anyone who is keen to help to come along and join them. Those attending are encouraged to wrap up warm as the Plastic Free Community Groups aim to clear up some of the litter and debris that has been washed up along the West Somerset Coast during the winter months. Anyone wishing to join the walk should meet outside the Beach Hotel, Minehead (TA24 5AP) ready for a 10.30am start. The walk will leave Minehead and head along the beach to the car park at Dunster Beach, a distance of approximately 2 ½ miles. Litter pickers and sacks will be provided. Anyone attending will need to bring their own gloves. Children under the age of 16 should be accompanied by an adult. A free hot drink will be provided at the halfway stage courtesy of the Kingfisher Kiosk at Dunster Beach Holidays, so please bring along your own thermal mug or flask. The equipment and litter that has been collected will be left at Dunster
Saturday 18th February 2023 11:00 am
Location: National Park Centre Lynmouth
Duration: 4 hours
Description: We artisans with stalls of soaps, bread and bowls, needle felt, sea glass, nail art and earrings, ceramics, herbal potions and ointments, a portrait artist and a milliner as well as upcycled articles made from textiles, metal and wood. We look forward to welcoming you to this free event
Friday 24th February 2023 07:30 pm
Location: Porlock Village Hall
Duration: 1 hour and 40 minutes
Description: Soaring vocal melodies and close musical interplay define this Anglo-Scottish duo. Jan & Jon’s compelling storytelling comes alive through tight vocal harmonies and sensitive interplay between mandolin, bouzouki, and guitar. Their arrangements have a spellbinding presence and an understated energy that transports their songs from the pages of books and manuscripts into the imagination of the listener. Door and BAR from 7pm. This is a Take ARt Presentation from the Rural Touring programme. Tickets from Porlock Visitor Centre ( cash only), online at Ticketsource ( booking fee applies) or email village hall directly for BACS details.