Events in Devon
It is Apple Season – so we are holding our second Apple Day with lots of lovely apple crafts and activities. On arrival at Clovelly you will see apple pressing by Gatcombe valley Juices outside the Visitor Centre, so please do bring a bag of apples, watch them being pressed and taste the fresh juice or if you wish, you can bring more for pasteurisation and bottling for which there will be a charge (£1.90 per 75 cl bottle).
On entry to Clovelly (free for children under 7 years old), you will find the Apple crafts and activities in the Visitor Centre from 12:00-16:00. The round shape of the apple with the great reds and greens makes the apple a perfect base for creating art. So enjoy some Apple Art with The Plough and either carve, sculpt, decorate or do all of them with your apple to enter the Apple Art Competition!
There will also be live music, apple bobbing, apple stamping, and especially for adults, apple cup making, which you can then use to enjoy a refreshing cider drink (available at the café bar) or perhaps some fresh apple juice! Clovelly Court Gardens produce, including a pick of pumpkins, will be on sale and Merry Harriers Garden Centre will also have some of their interesting products on display.
At 12 noon families can take part in a fun Harvest Hunt with the Clovelly tour guide, Jana Edwards, who will take you down the village street telling spooky stories and looking for clues to win a harvest treat, finishing at the New Inn. Please book your place on arrival as spaces are limited.
Apple pressing: 11:00-13:00, Apple day activities: 12:00 - 16:00; Harvest Hunt 12:00-1:30.Visitor Centre: 01237 431781
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More Events in Devon in September
Lobster and Crab Feast, Clovelly harbour, Clovelly
Rock and Gem Show, Newton Abbot Racecourse, Newton Abbot
Exmoor Bike Marathon, Exmoor
Agatha Christie Festival, Various venues, Torquay
Newton Abbot and District Horticultural Association Annual Show, St Michaels Church Hall, Kingsteignton
Totnes Festival of Chinese Arts, Civic Square, Totnes
Totnes Good Food Sunday Market, Totnes
Town Criers' Championship, Courtenay Street, Newton Abbot
Vintage & Classic Working Rally, Chudleigh
IVYLIVE, Filham Park, Ivybridge
Kingsbridge Agricultural Show, Borough Farm, Kingsbridge
Cheese and Onion Fayre, Newton Abbot
North Devon Folk Festival, Ilfracombe
Tractor & Machinery Country Fair, Kingsteignton
Heritage Open Days