There are several events that take place either on or around the Tarka Trail every year.
- Ride to work week : March
- ND Hospice Night Walk : May
- Devon D-Day : June
- North Devon AONB Marathon : June
- Vegetation Management : July
- Barnstaple Marathon : September
- North Devon Food Fest : October
- Vegetation Management : Nov / Dec
The following organisations list their own events.