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Visitor info

Festival address

Mill Marsh Park, off St John's Lane
Bovey Tracey
TQ13 9AL
June 8 - 10 2018  Open 10am-5pm

Disabled Parking on Mill Marsh Park

All other public parking at Le Molay Littry Park & Ride


Parking at The Festival

In response to customer demand, Mill Marsh Park will be parking for visitors with a Blue Badge and those with limited mobility only. All other parking is at our main car park at Le Molay Littry Way. A Free Park & Ride service is on offer. Please follow AA Signs to our carpark.

Busses will be traveling from the Park & Ride carpark frm 10am until 5.30 every day of the Festival weekend.

It is a short walk from the Park & Ride to Mill Marsh Park so you have the option of walking, if preferred. The route is signposted. Pedestrian access to Mill Marsh Park in opposite the entrance of The Devon Guild of Craftsmen.

Accessibility at The Festival

The Festival and all activities except the Craft Cinema are on level ground. There are 4 steps up to the cinema which is hosted in a 1967 Bedford Bus. There are no ramps or steps into the marquees. Entrance/exit points are protected with rubber matting.  (However it is worth bearing in mind that much of the festival is on grass which can get muddy in severe weather).

Parking on Mill Marsh Park is reserved for disabled badge holders and people of limited mobility only.    Visitors may also be dropped opposite the ticket desks and given seating under cover until they are reunited with their driver.  Seating is available around the festival site.

Concession tickets are available for people registered as disabled, Senior Citizens and those in receipt of benefits. Carers are admitted free of charge. Guide & Hearing dogs may be taken into all parts of the festival.

Disabled toilets are provided.

Mobility Scooters 

We are using the services of Newton Abbot Community Transport Association who will be supplying mobility scooters to hire at the event . There is limited availability and must be booked in advance. If you would like to book a scooter, please email or telephone 01626 335775

Car Sharing to The Craft Festival

The Contemporary Craft Festival is in a beautiful, rural location and lots of visitors chose to drive the Festival. To reduce our enviromentmal impact, have you ever thought of lift sharing? You can register with Car Share Devon and see if you can drive together, saving you petrol costs and reducing our carbon footprint? For more information CLICK HERE.


Bovey Tracey is only 2 miles off the A38 Exeter to Plymouth Expressway.


Exit the A38 at Drumbridges Roundabout and follow signs to Bovey Tracey town centre.


Follow the AA signs to The Contemporary Craft Festival.


Free parking on Mill Marsh Park for blue badge holders and visitors with limited mobility.  Access via St Johns Lane.

All other free parking off Le Molay Littry Way (B3344) with free Park & Ride service.   Park & Ride service every day from 10am - 5pm. Follow the AA signs.

Nearest train station Newton Abbot. Regular buses from Exeter, Torquay and Newton Abbot stop at Bovey Tracey.

Dogs at The Craft Festival

We warmly welcome dogs at the Craft Festival, but only guide and hearing dogs may enter the marquees. 

Mobile and Wifi at The Festival

There is good mobile signal across most mobile providers at Mill Marsh Park. It is advised to check your provider. There is limited 3G & 4G coverage and varies between providers. Please enquire with your supplier and the nearest postcode is TQ13 9AL.