Our Events

Barnstaple Town Council Civic and Ceremonial Events

Barnstaple Town Council’s ceremonial events include many long-held traditions including:

  • Barnstaple Fair Proclamation – Wednesday before the 20th September
  • Children’s Remembrance Parade – Always the Friday before the Remembrance Sunday Parade
  • Remembrance Parade – The Sunday closest to the 11th November.
  • Christmas Fayre – the first late night Thursday shopping night in December – you can apply for a stand via this Christmas Fayre Application Form.
  • The Mayor’s Civic Service – date to be determined by the Mayor in post
  • Mayor Making – during May when the new Mayor is elected
  • Mayor’s Charity Ball – usually in Spring
  • The Really Big Quiz – usually in Autumn


Burgess Presentation
Mayor, Mayoress & Beadles 2021
Btc Fair Proclamation 21 51
Btc Fair Proclamation 21 325
Btc Fair Proclamation 21 178
Barnstaple Fair
Btc Childrens Remembrance 19 131
Btc Remembrance Sunday 19 66
Btc Xmas Fayre 19 11