BOVEY Tracey’s award-winning craft festival is currently pulling in the crowds at Mill Marsh Park in the town.

Now in its 20th year the festival, which opened today (Friday, June 7)  features  over 200 professional maker businesses exhibiting, each one chosen for their quality and originality by an independent selection panel. 

And this year there are more craft demonstrations than ever before, plus talks and wellbeing workshops in Out of the Woods, its popular woodworking showcase. 

There is also the new business section Start-UP,  plus craft workshops for adults, free craft activities for children, talks, film screenings accompanied by a soundtrack of live music and delicious street food by local specialists. 

The festival continues over the weekend, finishing on Sunday. For ticket details and timings see