Tavistock Events 2020
There's always plenty to see and do in the bustling Devon market town of Tavistock. Stay a night or two at The Bedford Hotel in the heart of town, and enjoy everything that Tavistock has to offer - or if you're visiting Tavistock for the day, pop in for a well-deserved coffee, a bite of lunch, or our famous and original Devon Cream Tea.
Paint the Town
14th March 2020
Spring window displays featuring garlands from local schools and groups.
Tavistock Festival of Art and Music
24th April - 10th May 2020
Annual two week festival of music, art, drama, walks and literary events in Devon’s award-winning market town.
Tavistock Garden Festival
24th - 25th May 2020
Grow, eat and enjoy. Annual festival with food and music in Tavistock Pannier Market and on Bedford Square.
Tavistock Steam and Vintage Fair
7th June 2020
Hosted by the Robey Trust, you can expect a line-up of beautifully preserved steam engines plus other vintage vehicles galore.
Tavistock Carnival Day
18th July 2020
Carnival Day with events taking place throughout the town, and a traditional carnival procession.
14th October 2020
Tavistock’s famous annual Goose Fair throughout the town, with market stalls, side-shows, fairground rides, food stands and the traditional goose sale. More >
4th December 2020
Festive late-night shopping and entertainment throughout the town. More >
29th November & 6th,13th,18th December 2020
Add a personal touch to your Christmas decorations, with these popular festive craft workshops at The Bedford Hotel. More >
Events at The Bedford
You’ll find a full programme of great events at The Bedford Hotel throughout the year, including wine tasting dinners, murder-mystery nights, jazz lunches and festive party nights. More >