What’s On in and Around Budleigh Salterton


For more information and tickets for events,
contact Budleigh Salterton Tourist Information Centre on 01395 445275

East Devon events hub - click here to visitClick here for a listing of local events from the east Devon events hub.


Easter to October, Bicton Arena offers a regular programme of horse events.

Tickets available from the TIC.

 February 20th, The return of Rev Richard Coles, for the Literary Festival.

March 5-10th Drama  production “A Murder is Announced”

Tickets TIC

March 10th, Beer, Bangers & Bands at Public Hall. tickets TIC.

May 26-2nd June“Budleigh Gala Week” 

May 27th, Chamber of Commerce,  Fun Run

May 29th, Chamber of Commerce ‘Evening of Nostalgia’

July 13-21st  Budleigh Music Festival, tickets TIC

July     Bicton Park picnic evening. TBC.

July  25th,  Imperial Productions “My Fair Lady” tickets TIC

August 9th, Bicton Park picnic Concert, ‘A Night of Queen’

August 18-23rd,  Budleigh Art Club Exhibition.

August 28th, Lions Bank Holiday Seafront Stalls etc

September 3 – 8th, Drama Club Production ‘A Bunch of Amateurs’

Tickets TIC

September 19-23rd, Budleigh Literary Festival, tickets  TIC

September 29th, Budleigh Salterton Carnival.

October 13th, Bier Wurst & Bands at Public Hall. tickets TIC.

December 3-8th, Drama Club Production TBC.

December 7th, Budleigh Late Night Shopping.

December 8th, Christmas Show by Imperial Productions.

December 25th, Budleigh Salterton Christmas Swim.


DEVON COUNTY SHOW.  May 17th,18th, 19th  (2018)
(Tickets will be available from the Information Centre.)

AXE VALE FESTIVAL.  23rd,24th June (2018) 
(Tickets available from the Information Centre.)

YEOVILTON AIR DAY.  7th July (2018)
(Tickets available from the Information Centre.)


Dates, times and prices, contact the Information Centre 01395 445275


2nd Wednesday each month
East Devon’s Writers’ Workshop
Salem Chapel 2.00 – 4.00pm.
Phone 01395 444406 for details

The last Friday of the month
Farmers’ Market
Rolle Mews Car Park
For more information, click here

Easter to October
Bicton Arena offers a regular programme of horse events
For information about the annual Music, Jazz, Food  and Literary Festivals in Budleigh Salterton, click here.

Find out what’s on at the Public Hall – click here.

Churches, Clubs and Societies:

St. Peter’s Church Budleigh Salterton Sunday Services 8.00a.m. Holy Communion 10.00a.m. Family Service 2nd Sunday; Parish Eucharist [Order 1] other Sundays 11.00a.m. Matins [B.C.P.] 2nd Sunday

Evening Worship 5.00p.m. Eucharist for All Ages 4th Sunday 6.00p.m. Parish Eucharist [Order 1] 2nd Sunday; Evensong [B.C.P.] other Sundays

The mid-morning and evening Services are subject to alteration with Festivals and Special Sundays.

Weekday Services Holy Communion Wednesdays 9.30a.m.; Fridays 11.30a.m. Holy Days – as announced At Nursing Homes and private Houses by arrangement with the clergy

Morning Prayer Daily [except Thursday] 8.30a..m.

Evening Prayer Daily [except Thursday] 6.30p.m

The Healing Ministry – Laying on of hands, 3rd Wednesday 9.30a.m. Holy Communion.

For more information about Church services and events, visit the St. Peter’s website at: www.stpeterbs.org.uk/

Budleigh Baptist Church We enjoy an all-ages Sunday morning service and modern worship with regular ministry. We share weekly prayer times along with home groups. We are situated on Little Knowle and you would be most welcome to join us. Visit www.budleighbaptistchurch.org.uk for more information.

Temple Methodist Church The Methodist Church, which is located just across the road from the Tourist Information Centre, bears the name Temple Methodist, and has a reputation for youth work and friendliness. Sunday services are 10.30am and 6.30pm. Details of the Church, its services and activities can be found on the website: http://www.budleightemplemethodist.org.uk/home.

Budleigh Salterton Art Club The club meets monthly on Wednesday mornings and has a varied programme of talks and demonstrations. Three exhibitions of members’ work are held each year. Membership is open to any practicing artist (amateur or professional) in the EX9 area. For further information contact Yvonne Higgins on 01395 443702 Find out more on our website: http://budleighsaltertonartclub.org.uk/

Salterton Drama Club There is a long tradition of successful amateur dramatics at Budleigh Salterton. Since the group was founded in 1938, it has gone from strength to strength, finally acquiring its own theatre – the Salterton Playhouse – in 1970. The Playhouse is a large wooden building set next to the stream in Meadow Lane, and offers raked seating and full facilities for approximately 80 patrons. Find out more at www.saltertondrama.co.uk

Budleigh Salterton Lions Club The Club was formed in 1980, based in sunny Budleigh Salterton and currently has 24 members, who live not only in Budleigh Salterton, but in many of the nearby villages including East Budleigh, Colaton Raleigh, Otterton, Knowle Village and Yettington. The Club is grateful to the people of Budleigh Salterton and the surrounding area for all the support they have given us at our various fund raising events. These include the annual Gala Week, Duck Race and many others. Find out more at their website: www.budleighlions.org

Budleigh Salterton Carnival Club  contacts   Julie Meridith 01395 442067     Michael Hillier  07538 274888


The staff of the Budleigh Salterton Tourist Information Centre are here to help you find out more – click here for details.