Half Term Fun! There’s lots to do this week and next:
Sunday 11th February is the Super Sunday race meeting; the first race is at 1.50pm, gates open at 11.50am. Devon & Exeter Races (10 minutes drive from Ashcombe at Haldon) is the highest racecourse in the land at 850 feet, the second longest at 2 miles and has been described as not only one of the loveliest courses, but one of the fairest tracks in the country. Racing has been at Haldon for over 350 years. Sunday 12th January is the Super Sunday race meeting; the first race is at 1.50pm, gates open at 11.50am
Visit Kents Cavern and go underground this half term. Fun family themed activities all week including the Ice Age Animal Hunt, Stone Age Trail, Kids Fun Dig, Rock Art and Cavog’s Riddle Quest. Open 10am to 4.30pm with tours starting at 11am, 12.30pm, 2pm and 3.30pm.
The Westpoint Arena at Clyst St Mary hosts the annual Craft 4 Crafters event 15th February until Saturday 17th February from 10am to 5pm each day. One of the largest crafting shows in the South West, the event is packed full of crafting delight, demonstrations and displays. The show brings together a massive selection of local and national craft companies. If you are passionate about either, or both, Hobby and Needle craft, then come along, as you will get the chance to pick up loads of supplies, many great bargains and see the latest must haves from the crafting world. There is something to offer everyone whether you are an avid Stitcher or a passionate Card maker.
Visit Buckfastleigh Racecourse for the South Pool Point to Point on Sunday 18th February. A great day out for all the family. See the horses parading and then racing over fences for 3 miles. Bookmakers, Bar, Hot Food Marquee, Trade Stands. With excellent viewing. First race at 12 noon.
Crealy Adventure Park is a great place to visit whatever the weather. Explore the Adventure Zone (all under cover), with six super slides, aerial walkways, climbing nets, ball pools and mazes. For the little-ones enjoy the under 5’s play area with hours of safe play and mini adventures. Crealy is home to over one hundred of the friendliest animals, from cute and cuddly to farmyard friends and close encounters of a creepy crawly kind! In addition to the above ride Maximus the Roller Coaster, the Flying Dutchman Pirate Ship and a whole lot more