Summer on Exmoor sees is the season of shows and activities to cater for every taste. From village shows to big agricultural shows, dog shows to horse shows.

Some of the most popular are listed below:

  • 24th July – Dunster Country Fair – a show featuring horses, dogs, carriage driving, duck herding and a Shetland Pony Grand National
  • 14th August – Exford Show features the best Exmoor ponies, local horses and sheep as well as having a family dog show, bouncy castle, craft tent and falconry display.
  • 16th August – Dunster Show – a big agricultural show held in the picturesque grounds of Dunster Castle featuring sheep, cattle, equestrian events and lots of trade and activity stalls.

In addition there are lots of guided walks available and events associated with this year’s Lorna Doone festival, outdoor activities including mountain biking, kayaking and the annual Exmoor Pony Festival.