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Ready for a Summer of Fun?

There is always plenty going on over the summer but here are some of the best local events and attractions for the whole family to enjoy!

Monster Slip'n'Slide

Bude's biggest summer attraction is the monster slip'n'slide at Widemouth Bay - open throughout the summer holidays - you'll have great fun whatever the weather!

Inflatable Fun

Body Bounce Bouncy Castle Fun Park is open near Crooklets Beach throughout the holidays (weather permitting) and Bude Inflatable Theme Park is back by popular demand on the 15th & 16th August.

Holsworthy & Stratton Show

25th August

Always a great day out for the kids with animals of all varieties, lots of local food to try, crafts to buy and displays throughout the day.

Bude Lifeboat Weekend is on August Bank holiday so you get three days of events to enjoy. The main event is Lifeboat Day on Bank Holiday Monday (FREE!) with music and entertainment on the Castle green, lifeboat displays on the canal and beach, duck races, fairground rides and a firework finale.

Circus Funtasia

Now a regular visitor to Bude, Circus Funtasia are not to be missed! You'll find them just outside Bude (on the A39) between 11th August & 4th September.

Fun for Free!

Affinity Devon Shopping Centre at Bideford have lots of free family activities throughout the summer.

There are also free family activities and music at Bude Castle throughout the summer - see programme below for details.

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Try something new?

Bude Footgolf is a brand new attraction for the summer - better still you get amazing views from the course!

More local events including open air theatre, art exhibitions, guided walks and craft days can be found on the Visit Bude website, and don't forget to check out the events section on our Facebook page too!


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