Are you ready for a Jubilee Half Term?

Are you ready for a Jubilee Half Term?

The upcoming Platinum Jubilee is the perfect opportunity to celebrate with family and friends. There are plenty of events across Mid Devon throughout the half term week and over the Jubilee Bank Holiday weekend for you to enjoy.

Here’s a run down of just a few of the things happening across the region for you to get involved in.

Bampton and the Exmoor Fringe

Lots of community events and parties. Check out Bampton’s Jubilee website for more info.

Jubilee Beacon Lighting Party – Thursday 2nd June 6pm – 10pm
Bampton Recreation Ground
Samba Band – Lantern Parade – Bar – Hog Roast

Platinum Jubilee Community Fair – Saturday 4th June 9am – 4pm
Bampton Recreation Ground
Car Boot Sale – Fun Dog Show – Stalls from Local Producers – Games – Food & Drink – Children’s Fancy Dress Competition and more

Live Music & Fancy Dress Party – Saturday 4th June 5pm – Late
Quarryman’s Rest
Kings and Queens theme fancy dress – BBQ from 5pm – Music from 7pm

Bampton’s Big Jubilee Lunch – Sunday 5th June 12pm – 3pm
Brook Street
Bring & Share – Street Party – Wear a Crown!

Cullompton and the Culm Valley

Jubilee Celebrations at Bridwell Park – Friday 3rd June – Saturday 5th June
Bridwell Park Estate, Uffculme
Feast and Fireworks Party in the Park on Friday 3rd from 5:30pm
The Artisans and Makers Market on Saturday 4th, 10am – 4pm
Car Fest with vintage vehicle display, car boot sale and refreshments on Sunday 5th, 11am – 3pm

Jubilee Beacon lighting
Culmstock Beacon, Thursday 2nd June, refreshment break at Woodgate in aid of Ukraine from 8pm with beacon lighting at 9:45pm with all other beacons across the nation.
Transport will be available if you can’t make the walk up to the beacon.
Parking available from Woodgate entrance.

Uffculme Grand Village Parade – Saturday 4th June
Starting at Coldharbour Mill
Red, White and Blue Fancy Dress – Royal Carriage – Football Match – Village Picnic – Live Entertainment

Cullompton Platinum Jubilee Celebrations – Sunday 5th June
Town Centre and CCA Fields
Parade – Cullompton History Exhibtion – Entertainment and Games – ‘Legothon’

Coldharbour Mill Jubilee Steam Up – Sunday 5th June 10:30am – 4:30pm
Coldharbour Mill, Uffculme
Steam Day – Discover the Factory – Make your own bunting – Jubilee Exhibition – Plant a tree.

Jubilee Celebration at Bear Town – Thursday 26th May – Wednesday 8th June
Bear Town, Westcott
Find the missing jewels – receive a royal reward – Jubilee decorations – Royal March

Devon and Somerset Gliding Club – Jubilee Bonfire Lighting – Thursday 2nd June – 9.45pm
North Hill Airfield, Broadhembury
Large Bonfire – Visitors Welcome

Uffculme’s Right Royal Recycle – Friday 3rd June
Magelake Pavilion and Playing Fields, Uffculme
Give and Take event – Free Refreshments

Crediton and the Creedy Valley

Boniface Heritage Trail Walks – Saturday 28th May and Saturday 4th June
Learn about the story of Devon’s patron saint.

Right Royal Jubilee Bash Crediton – Thursday 2nd  – Sunday 5th June
Throughout Crediton
Combined Jubilee and St Boniface Day celebrations – Beacon lighting – Town Band – Flag-making – Party in the Park – Local street food – Live music – Tug of War – Fancy Dress Competition

Free Open Air Cinema Experience – Saturday 4th June
Newcombes Park
Big Screen – Mamma Mia Here We Go Again – Fancy Dress

Jubilee Punch – Thursday 2nd June
Lamb Inn Sandford
Irreverent sideways look at the Jubilee – Subversive comedy – Bring your wits, wigs and flags – 16+

BIG National Sunday Lunch– Sunday 5th June
Crediton Town Square 
Street Traders – Bring your Own – Live music and singing

Tiverton and the Exe Valley

Jubilee Half Term – Saturday 28th May – Saturday 4th June
Tiverton Museum of Mid Devon Life
Hunt for Jubilee Items – Make your own Crown

Tiverton Library Jubilee Party – Saturday 28th May: 10.30am – 12.30pm
Tiverton Library
Wear your best hat – Sing-a-long – Royal Crafts – Facepainting – Corgi & Crown Trail – Tea and Cakes

Happy Days Platinum Jubilee Show – Sunday 5th June
Tiverton Community Arts Theatre
Patriotic, feel-good show – Sing-a-long – Street Party on stage

Nomansland Cricket Club Beacon Lighting – Thursday 2nd June
Nomansland Cricket Club
Beacon Lighting – Quiz – Jubilee Supper – Live Entertainment

Pannier Market Jubilee Fest – Friday 3rd – Saturday 4th June
Tiverton Pannier Market
Jubilee Fun for Kids: Lost Corgis Hunt – Jubilee Costume Competition
Jubilee Bake-Off and Make-Off
Farmers Market Jubilee Special: Live Entertainment – Street Food – Extended Opening – Pop-up Pub – Over 50 Stalls

Jubilee Street Party – Sunday 5th June
Moorhayes Community Centre
Games – Disco – Party Food – Bouncy Castle


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