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2020

Dartmouth Music Festival

Date: 15th, 16th & 17th May 2020

In May the annual Dart Music Festival takes over the town and for 3 days the streets come alive with the sound of music. This is one of the greatest highlights of life in Dartmouth and is an incredible opportunity to see and hear exceptional bands and acts performing at some unusual venues across the town. Book early as this FREE event is obviously very popular!

Devon County Show

Date: 21st, 22nd & 23rd May 2020

The name says it all... the County's biggest show - animals, events, agricultural machinery, competitions etc. Join us for a celebration of all things Devon. The three biggest days out in the county calendar appeal to people of all ages and interests who enjoy getting up close to top quality livestock, tasting exceptional food and drink and experiencing rural living at its most vibrant.

BrixFest

Date: 23rd - 25th May 2020

BrixFest is a FREE, three day spectacular festival including fireworks, children's day, live music, cooking demonstrations, heritage craft exhibitions, crabbing competitions, vintage car rally and lots more. Our small but dedicated committee have been working away over the cold autumn and winter months to bring you something special - the 8th instalment of BrixFest. We're so excited to show you what we've been up to.

Kingsbridge Food & Music Fest

Date: 31st May - 2nd June 2020

This three day annual food and music extravaganza is now a real favourite in the South Hams events calendar, and will showcase the eclectic mix of incredible tastes and sounds that originate from our beautiful region. This will be the 8th year that the festival has been running and it continues to gather interest, support and crowds year after year. There really is nothing quite like this festival in the area; its relaxed, friendly atmosphere is commented on year after year and the perfect way for the town to come together and party for the weekend.

Brixham Heritage Sailing Regatta

Date: 25th & 26th May 2020

Brixham Heritage Sailing Regatta has its roots in Sailing Trawler races held in Torbay in the early 1800’s. It has been traditionally held on the Friday and Saturday of the late May Bank Holiday, however after the success of 2015 this has been changed for the last 2 years to the Saturday and Sunday.

Dartmouth Galleries New exhibitions

Date: 24th May 2020

Dartmouth Galleries come together to launch their new exhibitions which run for the next few weeks. Opening on the 24th with drinks and nibbles at each gallery you are invited to view the new works by various artists. A Great evening!

Kingsbridge Food & Music Fest

Date: 31st May - 2nd June 2020

This three day annual food and music extravaganza is now a real favourite in the South Hams events calendar, and will showcase the eclectic mix of incredible tastes and sounds that originate from our beautiful region. This will be the 8th year that the festival has been running and it continues to gather interest, support and crowds year after year. There really is nothing quite like this festival in the area; its relaxed, friendly atmosphere is commented on year after year and the perfect way for the town to come together and party for the weekend.

Brixham Heritage Sailing Regatta

Date: 25th & 26th May 2020

Brixham Heritage Sailing Regatta has its roots in Sailing Trawler races held in Torbay in the early 1800’s. It has been traditionally held on the Friday and Saturday of the late May Bank Holiday, however after the success of 2015 this has been changed for the last 2 years to the Saturday and Sunday.

Dartmouth Galleries New exhibitions

Date: 24th May 2019

Dartmouth Galleries come together to launch their new exhibitions which run for the next few weeks. Opening on the 24th with drinks and nibbles at each gallery you are invited to view the new works by various artists. A Great evening!

June 2019

Greenway Literary Festival

Date: 25th May to 8th June 2019

Why not get inspired at the very first Greenway Literary Festival in celebration of the ten year anniversary of Greenway House being opened to the public for the first time. There will be two weeks of author talks, storytelling, performances and trails. 25th – 31st May (half term) is Children’s Book Week with activities for children, teens and families; 1st-9th June presents a line-up of authors with a focus on thrillers and crime as well as nature-writing, history and more.

Torbay Air Show

Date: 1st & 2nd Hune 2019

The Torbay Air Show has been bringing families and friends together since 2016, this free event has grown in popularity over the last two years attracting in excess of over 165,000 spectators to the Bay over the two days. Using the Bay’s stunning natural amphitheatre, the event is the RAF’s first display of the summer flying season and is well supported by their top teams including The Red Arrows, The Battle of Britain Memorial Flight and the Eurofighter Typhoon jet.

Back to the 40s

Date: 1st - 8th June 2019

6th June 2019 marks the 75th anniversary of the D-Day Landings and the Battle of Normandy . Brixham will be going back to the 40s. To help create the ‘war-time’ feel in the town alongside the music, sounds, street entertainers and re-enactors from the period, many shops. bars and cafes will be creating their own displays. Hear the great speeches of Sir Winston Churchill; the sound of the air-raid siren followed by the all clear; stop and admire the historic 1940’s vehicles in the streets; the dance displays or music in our Old Fish Market or at Shoalstone Pool.

Occombe Festival

Date: 14th & 15th June 2019

Two days of live foot-stomping music, over 40 varieties of beers and ales to try alongside ciders, wine, Prosecco and Pimm's, and a feast of delicious local street food too. Last year’s musical line-up was an epic list of local and national musical talent and 2019 is shaping up to be just as fabulous if not even better! So make a date for your diary now to join in Torbay's only festival on a working farm.

Dartmouth Arts and Craft weekend

Date: 29th to 30th June 2019

The 16th annual Dartmouth Art & Craft Weekend in aid of Children’s Hospice South West. An interesting and fun weekend to watch, talk to and buy from more artists and craft workers than ever before displaying their talents. Entertainment from a wide range of musical and dance performers, and refreshments in the form of teas, homemade cakes and snacks provided by Children’s Hospice volunteers and supporters.

Coleton Fishacre Jazz Party

Date: 29th June 2019

Step back in time to the decadence of the jazz age with this celebration of the 1920s. Sip cocktails on the bowling lawn,listen to jazz music from the Park Lane Stompers and soak up the beautiful surroundings of the D'Oyly Carte's 1920s country home. Cocktails are included in the ticket price.

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