Father’s Day 2024 in Devon: Gift Ideas and Free Events

We’ve listed some Devon-themed Father’s Day gifts and ideas for things to do in Devon this Father’s Day; a number of local attractions often have special events where dads go free so check their websites for the latest information.

When is Father’s Day 2024?

Sunday 16th June 2024 (always the third Sunday in June).

Devonshire Father’s Day Gifts

Cider Hampers

Devon cider is produced using traditional methods with a higher percentage of true cider apples which are richer in tannins and sharper in flavour giving a high-quality product that tastes amazing.

Cream Tea Hampers

Our cream tea hampers are perfect for dads with a sweet tooth. They contain award-winning local products, have over 20,000 5-star reviews and come with free next day delivery which can be selected to arrive on Friday 16th June ready for Father’s Day on Sunday 18th June. (Order early to ensure that we have packing availability).

Devon Food Hampers

Our Devon food hampers are packed with award-winning local food and drink, produced on a small-scale using high quality ingredients, such as Georgie Porgie Puddings, Teoni’s Cookies, Willies Cacao and delicious Devon fudge.

Devon Cake and Biscuit Hampers

We also sell a range of cake and biscuit hampers containing hand-made cakes and biscuits from Devon based bakeries. Carrot cake, fruit cake, brownies, flapjack, tiffin, shortbread and cookies gift wrapped in wicker baskets. These cakes are produced in small batches containing high quality ingredients.

Savoury Hampers & Cheese Hampers

We also sell Savoury Hampers that Dad's will love, such as our Cheese and Cider Hamper or our Cheese & Savoury Snacks gift box.

Days Out, Events & Attractions in Devon for Father’s Day (some with Dad's go free)

Many attractions have special Father’s Day offers and events. We have listed as many as we can find here but be sure to keep checking the venue websites for the latest information as we get closer to Father’s Day.

Penalty Shootout! World of Country Life, Exmouth - Sunday 16th June, 10am - 5pm
Treat Dad to a fun penalty shootout! There’s so much to do indoors and out at the World of Country Life, Exmouth. Goat walking, Hall of transport, Lamb Racing or Ferret Racing (depending on the weather!), the Hawkridge Birds of Prey flying display and the Deer Train Safari. https://www.worldofcountrylife.co.uk 


Dad’s Go FREE on Father’s Day at Seaton Tramway
Dad travels FREE with an accompanying paying child on the standard service for Father’s Day. Why not make dad’s day extra special and treat him to a delicious Sunday Roast lunch or a scrumptious Devon Cream Tea at the Tramstop Café too? You can pre-book roast lunch by calling 01297 552717. The tram ride between Seaton and Colyton takes in beautiful scenery en-route. Take a walk to see Seaton Wetlands; an award-winning nature reserve with 4km of trails and bird hides to watch the wildlife or enjoy some time on the beach at Seaton. A proper dad’s day out! https://www.tram.co.uk 

Father's Day at Becky Falls - Take in the wonder of nature and the great outdoors for Father’s Day. Visit Devon’s top beauty spot, Becky Falls waterfall sits at the heart of the park in a stunning boulder strewn valley. The waterfall itself is 70ft high and over 35ft wide in parts where the Becka Brook runs between the huge granite boulders and onward down the Bovey valley. There is a choice of three stunning walks and dogs on leads are welcome.  There's a free bacon butty for Dad when booking online using the code DAD2024 http://www.beckyfalls.com/ 

Father’s Day at Powderham Castle, Kenton – Treat your dad to a goat walking experience! Take one of the friendly goats for a stroll to the American Garden.  https://www.powderham.co.uk/

Woodlands Dads Go Free - Dads go free for Father’s Day when you book online by the day before at the latest with at least one paying child. Dads can enjoy running around the huge soft play, the boat water slides, the toboggan run, visiting the farm animals and many more rides. https://www.woodlandspark.com/

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Stuart Line Cruises are running three special Father’s Day ‘Pasty and a Pint’ cruises on Sunday 16th June. Departing at either 11:30am, 2pm, or 4:30pm. Enjoy being out on the water and taking in the wonderful scenery with your dad whilst he enjoys a pasty and a pint! https://www.stuartlinecruises.co.uk/

Bear Town
For Fathers of children under 7 years old, Bear Town is offering a special gift during Father’s Day Weekend when they visit with the kids. Bear Town can be found along the road between Exeter and Cullompton and is a great immersive play experience designed especially for children who are walking but still under 7 years old. Let dad enjoy great playtime with the kids and then enjoy a cup of tea or coffee and a cake in the cafe. https://www.beartown.co.uk/ Current information not available and subject to change.

1 comment

  • Hi,
    i run an Axe throwing centre in North Devon, and came across your blog while searching for Father’s day gifts. We’re running a Dads go free event this year, and wondered if you could add it to your blog?

    The details are as follows:
    Celebrate Father’s Day 2023 in Devon

    Dads go free all week – 12th-19th June

    > simply head over to our Book-now page
    > select the number of people in your clan
    >minimum of 3 people
    >> Enter code: ODIN


    Treat Dad to something different this Father’s day. Let him be a Viking for the day with an Axe Throwing session!

    - Axe Throwing sessions are 1.5 hours, with a full safety brief and coaching throughout
    - Suitable for ages 9 years +
    - Learn Throwing Angels & Hatchets, with scoring rounds and team games


    sophie petrie on

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