April 2018 Fishmarket Tours Location: Brixham Fishmarket Come along and see the auctions in action, as featured in the Sky Atlantic series 'Fish Town'. You will be guided around by Barry Young of Brixham Trawler Agents, who has years of experience in the fish trade. After the tour we then head to Rockfish for a fish breakfast. Cost £15 to include breakfast. Dates for 2018: 4 Apr, 9th & 30th May. 13th & 27th June. 11th, 18th & 25th July. 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd & 29th Aug. 5th, 12th & 26th Sept. 3rd, 10th & 24th Oct. * Tours usually start at 6.00am (time to be confirmed upon booking). Booking Essential.
May 2018 Pirate Festival (5th - 7th May) Location: Brixham Harbour Brixham Pirate Festival is an annual gathering of pirates with live shows and plenty for all the family.http://brixhampirates.com
Brixham Heritage Sailing Regatta (26th May-27th May) Location: Brixham The Brixham Heritage Sailing Regatta has its roots in the Sailing Trawler races that have been held in Torbay since the early 1800’s. In 1914, King George V presented the Perpetual Challenge Cup also popularly known as the 'King George V Cup'
BrixFest (26th May-30th May) Location: Brixham This is a free, four day festival for the whole family. There is a children's day, cooking demonstrations, vintage car rally, live music, crabbing competitions and a spectacular fireworks display on the harbour.http://www.brixfest.com
June 2018 Torbay Airshow (2nd & 3rd June) Breath taking air displays over the stunning South Devon bay. The two day show will take place over the weekend on Paignton Green offering free entertainment for all the family. The Bay provides a stunning natural amphitheatre for viewing the airshow, providing a perfect location for a large coastal airshow. The event is free to attend, with parking available to purchase in advance.
July 2018 KingsBeer Festival (13th - 15th July) The KingsBeer Festival will be on the embankment at Kingswear and has uninterrupted, panoramic views of the River Dart.
August 2018 Torbay Steam Fair (3rd - 5th August) Location: Churston Every type of steam engine with live music, stalls and good local ales and ciders. http://www.torbaysteamfair.co.uk
Torbay Lifeboat Seaside Special (12th August) Location: Brixham Events for the whole family with a series of activities at the Lifeboat Station.
Dartmouth Royal Regatta (24th-26th August) Location: Dartmouth Sporting competition, entertainment and fun events for all the family. You can see rowing, sailing, swimming, road races and other sports. They have an excellent programme of entertainment both in the Marquee and on the Bandstand and you will also enjoy the fairground and air displays. The shopping village remains a great favourite in the Marquee. http://www.dartmouthregatta.co.uk/
September 2018 Fishstock (8th September) Location: Brixham Fishmarket Brixham's multi-award winning celebration of all things fish. There are live cooking demonstrations, live music and stalls. http://www.fishstockbrixham.co.uk
International Agatha Christie Festival (13th-17th September) Location: Torre Abbey, Torquay Festival celebrating all things Agatha Christie.
October 2018 Dartmouth Food Festival (18th-21st October) The Festival has something for the whole family. There plenty for grown ups with amazing cookery demonstrations, drinks seminars and tastings. You'll meet celebrity chefs and local cookery heroes and some of the UK's top food writers. For children there's the Children's Tea Party at the start of the Festival on the Thursday, followed by lots of fun events throughout the Festival.
November 2018 Bonfire & Fireworks Party (3rd- 4th Nov) 3.30 am to 6 pm - Bonfire and Firework Party at Lupton House from 3.30pm - 6pm. Tickets on Sale from 1 October at Lupton House More information calling Lupton House at 01803 845800 or mailing at firstname.lastname@example.org
Lights, Lanterns & 'Luminations (24th Nov) Brixham will celebrate its Christmas Lights Switch on with a ‘Lanterns, Lights and ‘luminations’ parade. Lantern parade, entertainment and food outlets.
December 2018 Totnes Late Night Shopping (4th, 11th & 18th December) Totnes market square will once again play host to its diverse and eclectic mix of Christmas stalls. With performances from local schools, community choirs, local bands, drummers, lantern parades and a Santa's grotto, you will be charmed and entertained. Delicious food, local cider and mulled treats will wine and dine you as you Christmas shop in these unique Christmas markets, which can only belong to Totnes!!
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