“ I have never before, in my long and eclectic career, been gifted with such an abundance of natural beauty as I experienced filming War Horse on Dartmoor.” Steven Spielberg.

Craft Festival Bovey Tracey

17jun(jun 17)10:00 am19(jun 19)5:00 pmCraft Festival Bovey Tracey

Event Details

For its 18th annual event, Craft Festival Bovey Tracey returns featuring over 200 designer makers, plus more live craft demonstrations and activities than ever before.

Special guests will include a Master Class and live audiences with Keith Brymer-Jones, TV judge and potter.  Also, Jim Parkyn, Aardman Animation Ambassador, and clay model maker, will host workshops for families across the weekend.  Free Children’s activities tent (Sat and Sunday only).

In Her Majesty, The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Year, we’re thrilled to welcome The Queen Elizabeth Scholarship Trust (QEST) for the first time to Bovey Tracey. QEST supports the training and education for aspiring craftspeople and will be presenting past Scholars in a spectacular Giant Hat Tipi.

“Craft Festival brings makers and customers together.  We value the personal face-to-face connection more than ever” Sarah James, Craft Festival Director.

Hosted in the parkland setting of Mill Marsh Park, Bovey Tracey, Devon on the edge of the Dartmoor National Park, the award-winning craft event is considered one of the finest, and friendliest in Europe.


17 (Friday) 10:00 am - 19 (Sunday) 5:00 pm