Dark Skies Festival

'Exmoor at Night’ Photography & Astrophotography Competition - part of the Exmoor Dark Skies Festival 2020

See the winning photographs below. (Depending in your device, they may look better if you follow the Flickr link below the image. You will also find judges' comments there.)

For the press release dated 16th October please click here

Exmoor at Night Photo Competition 2020

or view on Flickr here

Exmoor Dark Skies Festival 2021

Friday 22nd October to Sunday 7th November 2021

The festival will be in its 5th Year in 2021. With a variety of festival events for families and adults taking place all over Exmoor why not book yourself some accommodation and make a holiday from it?

There is a list of accommodation businesses  and stargazing experience providers who have been accredited as Exmoor Dark Sky Friendly businesses. They have all received training and are able to help you make the most of  our dark skies during your stay. Details at

Other accommodation and details about things to enjoy during your visit can be found at

Festival Organiser - If you'd like to run an event in 2021 or know more about the festival in general then please contact Katrina Munro