Newton Abbot is world famous for wonderful range of events.

From autumn fairs and Christmas markets, spring events to summer events, Halloween treats, colourful shows are arranged throughout the year. Surely you will find the perfect day out in and around Newton Abbot enjoying with your loved ones.


Newton Abbot Racecourse is one of the country’s leading summer jumps racecourses. It hosts to several thrilling horseracing. Along with horseracing, they also arrange several other events like Train & Toy Fair, Car Boot Sale, Antique & Collectables Fair, Wedding Fair, Ocean Torbay Ride & Drive Event, S.W. Horse Show, S.W. Auto Sport Show, Christian Aid Walk, Boat Jumble, Lemonfest, Cycle event, Rock, Bead & Gem Show, etc. There are sporting events like Ester horse racing, boxing, cycle racing, etc. where people enjoy watching the race and enjoying treats of a variety of foods and drinks.

Food and drink

Food and drink is an important part of any trip. So, if you want to experience the fresh local produce on offer in England, it is great to visit Newton Abbot especially when food and drink festivals taking place there. It is worth enjoyable having delicious cuisine available at small food fairs and farmers market to different events and festivals arranged in Newton Abbot. Here is the list of food and drink festivals take place throughout the year in and around Newton Abbot!

  • Summer Nights, a festival of street food features locally produced dishes and world cuisine. Here you can enjoy a great selection of hot and cold food along with music and entertainment.
  • Christmas Street Fayer, is always filled with festive cheer, street entertainment and stalls.
  • Abbfest festival is a celebration of Devon food and drink. It is a festival where one can enjoy delicious beer in Devon. There are craft stalls, food, cookery demonstrations, family entertainment and lot of music that keeps the whole family entertained.
  • Tuckers Malting Beer Festival hosts one of the few beer festivals that set in a brewery Victorian malthouse. Here one gets opportunity to taste dozens of breweries.
  • Summer Moon Festival is a combination of great beer, great music, and great community spirit. Here one can enjoy long list of beers, real ales, fruit ciders, ciders, and wines with lovely live music.

There are many more food & drink festivals arranged throughout the year. Along with these food festivals, people enjoy eating delicious foods in the restaurants, eateries, take away menus, etc. all year around. The streets here are always filled with several food stalls, restaurants, bars, etc. offering the taste of multi-cuisine.


Lemonfest is an eclectic music festival hosted at the Newton Abbot Racecourse where music lovers enjoy live music and DJs just over 5000. The Sounds of The Summer is a music concert is the best event to enjoy a jam-packed evening filled with lovely live music in the Newton Abbot countryside.

There are lot many options where families can have a great fun. With a wide range of festivals and events arranged in Newton Abbot, people always prefer going to Newton Abbot where they can enjoy music, sports along with food and drink of their taste.

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