May 2019 half term fun ideas

Well where has that half term gone? With most of us still getting over Easter, we thought you might like one handy list of some great places to escape to this May half term holiday to entertain the kids.  Here is a round up of great ideas from fantastic Devon bloggers.

Featuring: Tin Box Traveller, Flip Flops or Wellies & Devon’s Top Attractions.

Tin Box Traveller

Find the Golden Carrot at Sidmouth Donkey Sanctuary – 25 May to 11 July, 2019

The Golden Carrot Hunt is back and The Donkey Sanctuary in Sidmouth, Devon. Visitors can explore a brand new trail around the Sidmouth sanctuary, searching for clues that lead to the treasure chest. Each clue relates to a special achievement or interesting fact that have defined the charity over the past 50 years. The ‘Golden Carrot Hunt’ runs until 11 July and is available daily between 9am and 5pm. Each hunt costs £3 and includes a ‘golden’ prize on completion. Find out more

Donkeys at The Donkey Sanctuary, Sidmouth

Visit Crealy Theme Park & Resort and enjoy the park for a week – throughout half term

Buy a ticket for £15 and return to the park for the rest of the week at no additional cost. Crealy has the most theme park rides in Devon and more than 60 attractions to choose from. If that’s not enough, Crealy is also opening its popular Soak Zone from Saturday 25 May 2019. Guests can enjoy the water fun or jump on the Aqua Blasters and zoom around the lagoon in a bumper boat.

The £15 tickets must be booked online and at least 48 hours in advance of your arrival date. To use the 7-4-1 offer, guests must validate their ticket at guest services before heading home. To book tickets visit:

Flavour Fest in Plymouth – 31 May to 2 June, 2019

Savour a taste of the South West’s thriving food and drink scene at the region’s largest culinary festival. The weekend event will see Plymouth Piazza transformed with stalls brimming with local delicacies, live music and a marquee bar. With more than 100 traders showcasing the best regional produce – as well as cookery demonstrations from talented local and celebrity chefs. For more information visit:

If you’re looking for more Devon days out then I’ve got more than 50 to choose from in my top things to do in Devon post!


Flip Flops or Wellies

Flip Flops or Wellies have a great events page featuring some great days out over the bank holiday and beyond. Click the below link to be taken to their calendar page.

Local Events ~ Devon Dorset Somerset

Devon’s Top Attractions

Devon’s Top Attractions have an event calendar packed full of exciting ideas to do at local attractions.  Click on the link for plenty of fun days out.


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