Christmas in Devon

In 2019 Christmas brought lots of sparkle to special places in Devon. Here are the some things that brought the festive spirit to life, including Father Christmas visits, festive illuminations and winter walks. Check back in the run up to Christmas in 2020 to see what's planned.

Killerton House framed by twinkling Christmas trees.

Festive events and illuminations 

We've added a touch of sparkle to special places near you this Christmas, with evening illuminations, glistening decorations, trips back in time and fairy tales brought to life.

Visitors walking through illuminated Coleton Fishacre garden at night

Festive decorations and family fun in Devon 

The halls are decked and dressed for Christmas, ready for family fun. Find out where you can get into the festive spirit and make memories with your family in Devon and on Exmoor.

Father Christmas dressed in traditional green robes, performing a wassail

Find the best spots to visit Father Christmas in Devon 

Want to meet the jolly man himself? Here's the best places to visit Father Christmas around Devon.

Enjoy a winter walk through the park at Saltram, Devon

Devon winter walks

Blow away the cobwebs this winter and head out on a bracing walk to explore the amazing countryside, parks and gardens and, of course, the Devonshire coastline.

Enjoy a winter walk through the park at Saltram, Devon

Ideas for 'Twixmas' in Devon 

Where's best to blow away the cobwebs in between Christmas and New Year? Here are some ideas for things to do after all the festivities - from winter illuminations to great walking spots.