Whether you are looking to take advantage of the extended Easter holiday and get the kids out of the house for a couple of days, or just want a weekend away to enjoy some quality time, perhaps before little ones start primary in September, or perhaps this is the best time for you to take some days away from work, spring holidays in Devon have a little something for everyone.
The best thing about spring holidays in Devon is the quality time you can spend together. There are so many spring activities for kids to enjoy their time off and get outside, (and away from a screen). As a family, a group of friends or just the two of you, you can really blow the cobwebs away and brush away the last of winter. Here are some of our fun ideas and reasons you should take spring holidays in Devon this year.
It Doesn’t Have To Be For Very Long
We all go a bit stir crazy being indoors or get a bit lazy in the winter. Spring is the perfect time to re-vitalise yourself with a short break. Our holiday park in Devon opens up again in the spring, ready for new and returning customers to come and enjoy.
We find that even just a long weekend at our park enjoying the surrounding areas and fantastic facilities is enough to reconnect and get outside to enjoy the very best of British landscapes. You can jam as much exploring into that time as you like, or just chill and enjoy the onsite fun if that’s more your speed.
Don’t forget, the whole family is welcome, because we have pet friendly accommodation! We know that a family dog walk is a great way to enjoy fresh air and encourage you to enjoy an affordable, leisurely-paced getaway.
It Can Be Cheaper To Visit In The Shoulder Season
Travelling with the whole family, or just two of you, can be expensive, especially in the school holidays. It’s not just accommodation that plays a factor in this, it’s the activities and things you want to do that can add up. If you are looking to enjoy a budget holiday, whether you’re saving precious pennies or just looking for something affordable, spring holidays in Devon are the answer!
Save on flights by travelling domestically and enjoy all the spring activities for kids and adults, just without the high-season price tags. You might also like that the crowds are likely to be a little thinner.
Spring Activities For Kids & Adults This Year In Devon
- Brixham Pirate Festival – 2nd May – 4th May
This is just one of the fantastic spring activities with kids in Devon this year. Get your best fancy dress on or just head on down to get involved in the fun, this festival sees kids, parents, friends and families from all over the country spend the day playing games and watching re-enactment entertainment, eating and drinking. It does attract a great crowd and is an educational and historical “swashbuckling” time!
- Dart Music Festival –15th – 17th May
Another one of the most well known and best things to do on a Spring holiday in Devon (with or without the kids), is Dart Music Fest, in Dartmouth! This is well worth the trip and is one of the best regional music festivals in the UK with a great family friendly day-time line up!
- BrixFest – Whitsun Bank Holiday Weekend
BrixFest is a three day celebration of fun! Always the Whitsun bank holiday in and around Brixham harbour, this is a great way to spend all or part of your spring holidays in Devon. Everything is well planned and ready for you to just turn up and get involved, from markets to water events, competitions and an amazing firework display on Saturday evening.
- Ottery St Mary Food & Families Festival – 30th May
Described as an annual celebration of everything local, this day is free for all to enjoy! You’ll find local artists, dance groups, musicians and so much more building an unbeatable atmosphere throughout the day. You can wander the stalls, buying produce for your self-catering night in, or just some delicious seafood street food – whatever takes your fancy, this is a great day for all!
- Our Full Entertainment Line Up
From Quizzes, to Bingo and family friendly West-End style productions (with fantastic reviews and an awesome following), our entertainment programme is chocked full of fun and things to do in the spring, come rain or shine. If you’re a new visitor, check out more about what you can expect from our entertainment on our website and get in touch to book, today!