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May Half Term - Top Things To Do In South Devon

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Calendar iconPosted 2nd May 2019

There’s lots of things to do this May Half Term.  If you’re thinking about joining us on your next lodge, camping or caravan holidays then check out our top picks.  Get ready to join us for a fun-filled family break away on the English Riviera

Torbay Airshow – 1 – 2 June

Gat ready for lift off! Torbay Airshow takes to the sky once again for more fantastic air displays over the South Devon coastline. Best enjoyed from Paignton Seafront, the two day event will take place over the weekend of 1-2 June with stunning aerodynamic displays from the RAF Red Arrows and Typhoon Display Team to name just a few.

Visit the Torbay Airshow website for more on what to expect

Torbay Airshow

over the two days and get your Devon holiday accommodation organised for this spectacular event by booking a break with us.

Torbay Airshow

BrixFest – 25 – 29 May

BrixFest at Brixham Harbour brings together hundreds of artists, charities and chefs in a celebration of this brilliant little fishing town. This family-friendly three-day festival includes live music, cooking demonstrations, arts and crafts, fireworks and much more with Children’s Day on Monday 28 May.

For more information on what to expect and to download a programme for the festival, visit the BrixFest website.


Go Wild at Paignton Zoo & Living Coasts

You’ll find lots going on at both Paignton Zoo and Living Coasts this May Half Term with great talks and fun family activities including the zoo’s brand-new Top Trumps Trail. You’ll also find a brilliant Coastal Explorer Trail at Living Coasts to help you make the most of your visit.

Paignton Zoo

Penguin crossing

Geopark Festival – 26 May – 3 June

This May Half Term is also the date of Torbay’s Geopark Week where a wide range of events will be available across many locations across Torbay to celebrate the English Riviera’s UNESCO Global Geopark status – a status which has only been given to 7 locations in the UK and just 140 globally.

For a list of what to look forward to as part of the festival visit the Geopark website.

Geopark Festival

Cockington Court, Tree Guardians Spotter Sheet – 25-31 May

As the flowers begin to spring, May is a great time to visit the Cockington Court! Plus, from 25-31 May you can grab yourself a spotter sheet from the visitor center (between 10am-4pm) ready for you to head out in search of their tree-mendous trees.

Cockington Court

English Riviera Wheel – Returns 24 May

The big wheel is back in Pavilion Gardens next to the Princess Theatre, Torquay from 24 May – August. The wheel offers a birds eye view of the English Riviera overlooking Torquay Harbour and a photo from the top is a must!

English Riviera Wheel

Beverley Holidays Half Term Fun

As well as all these brilliant events and activities listed above you will also find plenty to keep the whole family occupied right here on our Paignton holiday park.

Our glittering entertainment line-up is guaranteed to keep you on the edge of your seat every day of your stay, plus our jam-packed Be-Active programme includes some top activities including body zorbs and sea scooters to name a few.

Check out our things to do for more information of what to expect!

Be Active

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