Events & Celebrations

Go Ballistic For Balloons (10th May - 11th May)

Go ballistic with balloons at the BIG Sheep’s Balloon Festival and let Dave Hendy, our resident balloon expert entertain you with his humor, mischief and incredible artistic ability to produce mind boggling entertainment which will have you dumb with amazement and shaking with laughter whatever your age.

With simple twists and knots Dave will make anything from wiggly worms, motorcars, flowers, hats or anything you wish from a balloon.  His shows are fun and funky and will leave visitors intrigued as he turns balloons into amazing balloon sculptures. Dave will be here on Saturday 10th May and Sunday 11th May to entertain you with his Balloon skills.

Dave will be offer workshops for children to learn the art of Balloon making. Workshops will take place at:

11.00am until 11.30am, until 1.30pm until 3.30pm

Workshops are limited to 12 children per session, so please arrive early to secure a place.

Inbetween Dave's workshops, he'll be entertaining the crowds with his Balloon magic!

Go Ballistic For Balloons


North Devon Attractions
What they say

Age 8-57 had a fab time! One of the best theme parks we have ever been to - Loads to do! Lots of fun animals shows - made us laugh!

We had a fantastic action filled day at The BIG Sheep and saw some very bizarre things, from cool mountain boarding to racing sheep! - BBC Blue Peter

Baa-rilliant day out! They promise you that The Big Sheep is the highlight of any trip to North Devon and they're not wrong. TripAdvisor Review

I haven't experienced the "nothing is too much trouble" from staff this much outside of Disneyworld. Trip Advisor Review

A lot more fun than Ascot - Michael Burke BBC National News