At Seaward Park, Clyst St George, you’re spoilt for choice when it comes to Christmas festivities going on nearby! We’ve come up with a list of our top 10 favourites.


  1. Darts Farm, Exeter: You can’t go wrong with Darts Farm for a family day out in the Christmas period! You can tuck into cosy, comforting treats in the cafe or restaurant, and have a wonder around the delightful shops, stocked full of goodies for adults and children alike! In the Christmas period, Darts Farm also often runs delightful events, such as Christmas Wreath workshops, Festive Indulgence Evenings and Cooking Demonstration Workshops!
  2. Devon’s Crealy Adventure Park: Children will love Crealy at Christmas! The award winning family attraction not only offers fun-filled rides and play houses, but at Christmas, you can visit Santa in his grotto! Listen to magical tales about his adventures, and receive a special gift from Santa!
  3. Christmas Market on the Cathedral Green: In the picturesque setting of Exeter’s Cathedral, you can take a wonder around the stalls offering unique and handmade decorations, food and gift items. The annual market really cannot be missed!
  4. Northcott Theatre, Exeter: One of our favourites, a trip to the Northcott Theatre is a lovely occasion for all of the family! This year, the theatre is showing Peter Pan from 2nd December to 1st January!
  5. Poltimore House Christmas Fair, Exeter: The lovely Poltimore House Christmas Fair annually offers a festive atmosphere, and a gorgeous array of stalls, offering beautiful handmade gifts to purchase!
  6. Christmas Shopping Fayre, Westpoint Exeter: Westpoint offers 3 days of fun filled festive shopping around the Christmas Period, a must see in the festive season! Admission also includes a free visit to Santa’s grotto.
  7. Powderham Castle: Powderham Castle always feels very festive around this time of the year. It offers warming treats in its beautiful restaurant, and the perfect farm shop for Christmas goodies! Head to Powderham Castle this December to also take part in a Christmas Wreath Making workshop! The beautiful deer in the park at Powderham Castle really create that Christmas feeling!
  8. St Leonard’s Christmas Fair, Exeter: The St Leonard’s Christmas Fair in Exeter doesn’t disappoint, with a variety of stalls offering Christmas goodies, and plenty of entertainment!
  9. Street Food Night Markets, Exeter Quayside: You’ll find an impressive variety of cuisines of street food at the Quay in December! The cuisines include Vietnamese, Spanish, American, African, Egyptian, Caribbean, Locally Reared and more! There’s also relaxed live music in the area, showcasing the local talent – what more could you want?
  10. Exmouth Town Concert Band Show, Exmouth Pavillion: Annually, the Exmouth Town Concert come to the pavilion for their Christmas Concert! The concert includes seasonal sing-alongs and festive favourites. It really is a fun occasion for all!