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The Best Father’s Day Ideas in Devon

Father’s Day is fast approaching and there is no better place to spend the day than in Devon.  There are loads of special events and activities happening across the county, with many attractions offering a special something for your father figure on their special day. Here are a couple of suggestions to keep the whole family entertained this Father’s Day in Devon.

Dads Go Free at Dartmoor Zoo

If you are looking for a memorable day out, bring your troops along for some fun and fresh air. Explore the thirty-three-acre site and see the beautiful animals. Teaming up with Hyped Events, the zoo is bringing you some exciting, competitive games to take part in. Try out axe throwing, basketball and curling. And if you are staying in one of our properties, you can take advantage of discounted tickets through our exclusive Visitors Club.

Dads Go Free at Woodlands

Dads go free this Father’s Day at Woodlands! Treat your superhero father figure to the best day out in the South West. Take on the thrilling outdoor rides and waterslides, or head inside for some indoor fun. Book your tickets online to get your free ticket!

Father’s Day at Becky Falls

Get outdoors with the whole family this Father’s Day with a trip to Dartmoor’s famous Becky Falls. Say ‘hi’ to the animals, from goats and ponies to meerkats and giant tortoises. Make a trip to the Animal Discovery Zone where you’ll find their more exotic residents. Treat your father figure to a free bacon butty when you book online. Use the code DAD2024 and select one of the special tickets.

Father’s Day Lunch at Boringdon Park Golf Club

They say that the way to a man’s heart is through his stomach, so what better way to show your father figure how much you care about him by treating him to a delicious Father’s Day lunch at Boringdon Park Golf Club. Enjoy a mouth-watering menu with all the trimmings, with a tasty children’s menu for the little ones. And all father figures get a free drink!

Penalty Shootout at World of Country Life

Treat your father figure to a penalty shootout on their special day. World of Country Life is offering a shootout on top of all their usual daily activities. Enjoy goat walking, bottle feeding, animal handling, a deer train safari and more. This all-weather family day out is the perfect way to celebrate this special day, and competition will be fierce so bring your A-game.

Stuart Lines Cruises

For the father figures that love the simple pleasures in life, there are fewer things better than a pasty and a pint in Devon. Spend time out on the water with a delicious pasty and pint this Father’s Day. What better way to show the father figure in your life how much he means to you! Sail along the calm waters of the River Exe or along the Devon coastline. Choose between the outdoor upper deck in good weather or the covered heated lower deck when it’s not so bright, but simply enjoy being together on the water.

Woofstock at Powderham Castle

This all-weekend event is full of live music, dog shows, displays and demonstrations. If you father figure is a dog lover, this is the perfect event. Watch dogs compete in agility and obedience competitions or take part in your own contests such as distraction alley or hay bale racing. Shop at the wide variety of stalls. The Friday and Saturday evening of Woofstock turns into a dog-friendly music festival. So why not stay for the whole event! It is the ideal activity on Your Devon Escape.

Have the best Father’s Day in Devon!

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