07 July 2017 - 17 July 2017
A flamboyant and lively literary festival! This is where the readers of books meet those who write them - and all in the fabulous setting of Dartington Hall. This festival has been taking place for well over a quarter of a century where people of all ages come to share the pleasure of words...
14 July 2017 - 16 July 2017
The 4th annual beer festival KingsBeer Festival will take place on 14th, 15th & 16th July 2017. The details below show information on the 2016 Festival... Check this page regularly as we will update with 2017 details over the coming months. There is a dedicated...
22 July 2017 - 30 July 2017
You may be surprised to know that Torbay Carnival has been running for over 100 years. It was originally held on one night - procession night - but over the years it has grown and it now runs over nine days of free entertainment for all the family. Paignton Festival was...
30 July 2017
Totnes Show attracts thousands of visitors of all ages, there is something for everyone! This year there will be demonstrations, displays and parades in the Main Ring. Building on the popularity of previous years the Acoustic Music Stage will run again with a variety...
04 August 2017 - 11 August 2017
The first Sidmouth Folk Festival took place in 1955 and every August since then tens of thousands of visitors have flocked to this beautiful coastal town to sample some wonderfully diverse musical offerings. The festival now extends to a whole week with well known stars, new talent, major...
04 August 2017 - 05 August 2017
Torbay Steam Fair is now one of the biggest events on the English Riviera events calendar and attracts visitors from far and wide and is situated just outside Brixham on the main A3022.There are wonderful working steam engines, vintage and classic cars, lorries, military displays, market...
05 August 2017 - 13 August 2017
The regatta in Paignton is a good old-fashioned week of traditional seaside fun and activities which takes on and around Paignton Green (on the seafront). This is hte 170th year anniversary so expect lots of delight, fun and fireworks! Visit the website.
09 August 2017 - 10 August 2017
Highly recommended! The British Firework Championships were started in 1997 and, after considering a number of venues around the UK, Plymouth was chosen to host the Championships as it provides a natural amphitheatre for the large scale pyrotechnics and can be viewed from a...
18 August 2017 - 23 August 2017
THE OLDEST royal regatta in the country offers a winning combination of events on land and water. The Torbay Royal Regatta promises all the favourites - the yacht racing (racing in the Bay for yachts, sportsboats, dinghy and junior classes), the rowing championships, the swimming, the 10k Road...
24 August 2017 - 26 August 2017
The first recorded competitive regatta was held on the river Dart at Dartmouth in 1822. Other informal regattas were held in some of the following years leading to the establishment of Dartmouth Regatta in 1834. The regatta later became known as the Port of Dartmouth Regatta and in 1856 the...
09 September 2017
Fishstock Brixham, the English Riviera’s renowned urban music and seafood festival takes place at the new Fish Quay on Brixham’s picturesque fishing harbour. The one-day event will be held on Saturday 9th September 2017 with the seafood show running all day and the music show...
13 September 2017 - 17 September 2017
Celebrating the anniversary of the birth of the Queen of Crime in Torquay, the 2017 International Agatha Christie Festival offers a fantastic programme of new and unique events. The programme includes performances and film screenings, expert talks exploring Agatha Christie’s life and...
20 October 2017 - 22 October 2017
The Dartmouth Food Festival is an annual festival celebrating all things food and wine. The festival has developed into a major food event or, as The Daily Telegraph put it, a ‘heady mix of celebrity chefs, parties, food markets, tasting shacks and demonstrations’. What gives it...