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.
Check in advance
Saturday 1st February 2020
Location: Across Exmoor
Duration: 30 days
Description: Eat your way across Exmoor! For the sixth time, restaurants across Exmoor and a little bit beyond will offering great deals for lunches and dinners. Visitors and locals alike have the opportunity to eat amazing food prepared by award winning chefs at a price which will allow foodies to try out new venues and return several times to their favourite restaurants. The Exmoor Food Fest is all about celebrating the best our hospitality sector has to offer.
Saturday 25th January 2020
Location: Wheddon Cross Car Park (The Rest & Be Thankful Inn)
Duration: 30 days
Description: Snowdrop Valley 2020. Walking weeks 25 January to 7 February 2020 inclusive. Busses running from 8 to 23 February 2020. Come to visit the snowdrops, enjoy tea and cake in Snowdrop Café. Enter the 2020 Photographic competition - closing date 7 February.
Monday 17th February 2020 1206
Location: 14 Park Street, Minehead
Duration: 3 hours
Description: This 16-week workshop is designed for attendees to master the develop module in Adobe Lightroom Classic. Within this hands-on workshop, we exploring and master this develop module; Please bring; Your laptop (power supplied), mobiles and tablets that you will use Lightroom on. Your user name and password for your Adobe account. A pen a notepad would be great. Light refreshments included WHY LEARN WITH MARK? Mark is a qualified photographer with 30 years of commercial photographic experience and holds a degree (BA Hons) in photography from the University of Plymouth; amongst other media qualifications. Mark is currently studying towards his Masters in Photography. Additionally, Mark has been awarded by his peers at the Royal Photographic Society, Licentiate Distinction (LRPS) on his first submission. Mark holds £5M of public liability insurance and is a qualified First Aider.
Wednesday 19th February 2020 1202
Location: Dulverton National Park Centre
Duration: 2 hours
Description: All abilities and experience are catered for. Materials supplied, learn in a fun atmosphere with friendly tutor Chris Howe.
Thursday 20th February 2020 09:45 am
Location: Chargot Woods Car Park
Duration: 3 hours
Description: A one hour stroll to look at Langham Engine House. Then a 2 hour walk down the steep miners' track to see the Bearland Flue and other features connected with iron mining. We may visit Burrow Farm Engine House or Kennisham hill. Boots and waterproofs needed.
Thursday 20th February 2020 12:00 pm
Location: Exmoor Pony Centre
Duration: 3 hours
Description: Join the ponies, staff and volunteers at the Exmoor Pony Centre. Fun, games, pony rides, grooming and refreshments.
Friday 21st February 2020
Location: Yarn Market Hotel, Dunster
Duration: 3 days
Description: Choral Weekend in Dunster – Verdi Requiem. A choral singing weekend led by Ian Chesworth who has tutored our choral workshops for over 12 years. The 2 night break is on a full board basis and includes all tuition, meals, coffee breaks, excursions and walks. The weekend concludes with a public performance in Dunster’s historic Tithe Barn on the Sunday. As well as residential places, singing only places are also available. Accommodation package from £235.00 per person. Singing packages from £50.00 per person.
Friday 21st February 2020 1209
Location: Quaker Meeting House, 9 Bancks St, Minehead
Duration: 2 hours and 30 minutes
Description: Delicious, nutritious traditional fare to take home, from the market that is not in the High Street. Available every Friday morning indoors in the Quaker Meeting House on Bancks Street in Minehead, the Minehead Country Market is in its 21st year of providing breads, cakes, honey, jams, chutneys, savouries and main dishes, along with plants, veg in season, and handcrafted items to the same standard of quality and hygiene as Country Markets across the nation. Come in and try our tasty foods, yard and farm eggs, seasonal plants and hand crafts – and have a chat to our friendly market staff.
Saturday 22nd February 2020 06:30 pm
Description: Three course celebration of local and seasonal produce. In an intimate barn setting you will be served local Exmoor produce celebrating the unique local in season food.
Saturday 22nd February 2020 1208
Location: Pack o' Cards, High Street, Combe Martin
Description: Usually on the 4th Saturday of the month, except May (last Saturday) and December (2nd Saturday).January: Ian A Anderson; February: The Salts; March: The Carrivick Sisters; April: Alice Jones; May: Magpie Lane; June: Sandy Brechin & Ewan Wilkinson; July: James Hickman & Dan Cassidy (tbc); August: The Dovetail Trio; September: Cathryn Craig & Brian Willoughby; October: Winter Wilson; November: Maire ni Chathasaigh & Chris Newman; December: 'Carolling & Crumpets' with John Kirkpatrick. For more information about the artists, please check the website. Tickets are available in advance from www.wegottickets/ShammickAcoustic, but usually they are available at the door. Any other queries, contact the organiser by phone or e-mail email@example.com
Sunday 23rd February 2020 02:30 pm
Location: Tithe Barn, Dunster
Duration: 45 minutes
Description: A performance of Verdi's Requiem, by the choir from the Yarn Market Hotel's choral singing weekend. In Dunster's historic Tithe Barn., starting at 2.30 pm. Admission is free and all are welcome to come and listen.