Exeter - Armed Forces Day 2020

Exeter City Centre, Exeter, Devon, EX4 3QD

Tel: 01392 665700

Exeter - Armed Forces Day 2020


Exeter's Armed Forces Day for 2020 will be taking place on Saturday 20 June 2020, following the longstanding tradition of it taking place 1 week before the national Armed Forces Day.

Exeter City Council will be marking Armed Forces Day with a parade of veterans, cadets associations and reservists through the High Street, accompanied by the wonderful Barnstaple Youth Marching Band.

The parade commences from Sidwell Street at 11am, and will proceed down the High Street to take the salute at the Guildhall.

After the parade has been dismissed the Military Village on the Cathedral Green will officially commence, with lots of stalls and displays such as military vehicles and crafts.


10:45 - Parade forms up on Sidwell Street 

11:00 - Parade steps off

11:05 - Civic party steps out to the area around the dias with the Lord Mayor, Deputy Lieutenant and a Senior Military Representative, taking up position on the dias to take the salute

11:20 - Band takes up position at the Cathedral and All marching troops take up position outside the Cathedral West Apron 

11:40 - Military village at the Cathedral green

14:00 - Military village to disassemble upon 6 RIFLES' orders

16:00 - End of Event


Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Free AdmissionFree

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.




Event Facilities

  • Free Entry

Key Features

  • In town/city centre
  • Indoor Event
  • Of historic, literary or architectural interest
  • Outdoor Event

Specialist Features

  • Family Fun
  • Marketed towards families

Opening Times

Exeter - Armed Forces Day 2020 (20 June 2020)

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