Information about attractions to visit in Mid Devon

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Sunday 31 July Coldharbour Mill Family Fun Day with Professor Bumble and his party games, balloon animals and circus workshops.
Sunday 7, 14, 21 and 28 August Knightshayes Soupstock - serving up hot food and cool grooves for the whole family. Come along for four packed Sundays of great local food and music for the soul - from local bands, leading up to some top tributes- all in the parkland at Knightshayes.
Saturday 13 August Tiverton Museum Tivvy Textiles day - linking in with the Heathcoat 200 anniversary, discover how textiles have been made in Tiverton through the ages. From Iron Age spinning through the Tudor days of the wool trade, to the arrival of Heathcoat’s lace machines and through to the modern day. Lots of hands-on activities, crafts and object handling.
Sunday 28 August Coldharbour Mill Steam Up! Engines in steam and vintage textile machinery in action from 11am. Model railways, Dolls houses display and lots more for all the family.
Wednesday 31 August Grand Western Canal Basin Fun on the Water! Free stand-up paddle boarding taster session with a professional guide, Model boating and pond dipping. For more information please contact the Canal Ranger Service on 01884 254072 or email
Saturday 3 September Tiverton Museum Transport themed family day - you’ve done the All Aboard! trail… now what? Why not end the summer holidays with a fun day full of all things transport? It will be a busy day full of activities, crafts, handling objects, paper boat making and sailing. Most activities free with admission.
Until 30 October Tiverton Museum Join in the All Aboard! Family sculpture trail and explore Tiverton and the surrounding area. Follow the trail map and find all 21 sculptures in the shape of the Tivvy Bumper steam engine (housed in the museum).
Until 23 December Tiverton Museum Heathcoat 200 - a temporary exhibition celebrating 200 years of the Heathcoat Factory in Tiverton


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