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    Fresh hake cooked for the Seafood FEAST in Devon.

    England’s Seafood FEAST

    England’s Seafood Coast will play host to a feast for all the senses between Saturday 22nd September and Sunday 7th October 2018.  For 2 weeks you will be able to immerse yourself in England’s Seafood FEAST, eating some of...

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    22 Sept 2018to7 Oct 2018
    Mattel World Scrabble Championships

    Torquay

    Mattel, is delighted to announce that the World Scrabble Championships 2018 and the World Junior Scrabble Championships 2018, will be held at The Riviera International Conference Centre (ERC) – located in the heart of the English Riviera, in...

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    20 Oct 2018to28 Oct 2018
    Firework Displays November

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    Fireworks Displays within driving distance of the English Riviera
    If you are organising a display, please let us know and we will add to this list - http://www.englishriviera.co.uk/info/tell-us-about-your-event 

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    Torquay Christmas Carnival Procession

    Torquay

    Father Christmas arrives 11.30 am at Fleet Walk.  The Carnival Procession leaves Lymington Rd coach station at 4.45pm arriving at Castle Circus approximately 5 pm.
    Please support, all monies collected go to local charities and groups

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    17 Nov 2018
    Lanterns, Lights and ‘luminations

    Brixham

    Brixham will celebrate its Christmas Lights Switch on with a ‘Lanterns, Lights and ‘luminations’ parade.
    Lantern parade, entertainment and food outlets Brixham Town Council on 01803 859678
    info@brixhamtowncouncil.gov.uk www.brixhamtowncouncil.gov...

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    24 Nov 2018
    BMAD Motorbike Festival

    Paignton

    During the May Bank Holiday weekend each year, Paignton Green is transformed into a thrilling mix of spectacles that will appeal to all ages, whether they have an interest in motorbikes or not.

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    3 May 2019to5 May 2019
    Brixham Pirate Festival

    Brixham

    Brixham Pirate Festival

    A swashbuckling mix of piratical fun and entertainment! There will be LOTS of pirates, military and period re-enactors here with guns and cannons to make plenty of noise! We will make sure there is plenty of music too with...

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    Golden Hind Museum Ship, Brixham

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    4 May 2019to6 May 2019
    BrixFest Brixham

    Brixham

    BrixFest 2019 will be from 25th - 29th May 2019

    ​BrixFest will bring hundreds of artists, charities, chefs and local people together with thousands of visitors. Throughout the festival we encourage you to keep it local and spend your hard earned...

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    25 May 2019to29 May 2019
    Torbay Air Show

    Paignton

    Torbay Airshow will be held on 1st and 2nd June, 2019.

    All air displays are subject to change depending on weather conditions and operational commitments that could take the military displays elsewhere at short notice.

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    1 June 2019to2 June 2019
    Paignton Festival (Torbay Carnival Week)

    Paignton

    Paignton Festival was previously known as Torbay Carnival. After around 75 years of the same name, we feel that change is good, however Torbay Carnival is not gone and forgotten, as the procession night will keep this name. Despite the new name,...

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    27 July 2019to4 Aug 2019
    Torbay Steam Fair

    Brixham

    Torbay Steam Fair is now one of the biggest events on the English Riviera events calendar and attracts visitors from far and wide.
    Situated just outside Brixham on the main A3022, this 3 day event is a must for all the family.
    Come and view the...

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    2 Aug 2019to4 Aug 2019
    Cockington Fayre

    Torquay

    The famous Cockington Fayre. Come and join in a traditional old English village summer fair in beautiful Cockington. 'A Great Family Day Out' in the grounds of the historical Cockington Court.

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    Cockington Court Craft Centre, Torquay

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    7 Aug 2019
    Paignton Regatta

    Paignton

    Some things stay the same, other things change and the 172nd Paignton Regatta Community Fun Week is no different. We’ve been working hard over the last few years to mix our traditional events with an abundance of live entertainment on our stage and...

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    10 Aug 2019to18 Aug 2019
    Children's Week

    Paignton

    The UK's longest running children's festival - Torbay Children's Week, why not come and celebrate on Paignton seafront with all your favourites.

    There will be a packed programme of performances, workshops and events throughout the week. The...

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    20 Aug 2019to24 Aug 2019
    Royal Regatta

    Torquay

    The Torbay Royal Regatta, one of the oldest such events in the country, once again takes place at the end of August with three days of racing over the Bank Holiday Weekend, followed by the Royal Regatta Anniversary Challenge Cup Races.

    The regatta...

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    24 Aug 2019to26 Aug 2019
    Agatha Christie roller skating with friends in Torquay, Devon

    Torquay

    Agatha Christie is Torquay's most well-known resident and the best selling author of all time. Each year we have a number of events on and around her birthday, which falls on 15 September. Agatha and literary fans rejoice and find the right event...

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    Torre Abbey, Torquay

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    From:
    11 Sept 2019to15 Sept 2019
    Live cooking demo at Fishstock 2018, Brixham

    Brixham

    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. 

    A real hit for the whole family, thousands of visitors regularly enjoy tasting the...

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    14 Sept 2019
    Aqua Adrenaline Racing - Powerboat Racing

    Torquay

    Aqua Adrenaline joins the English Riviera again this year with Powerboat Racing.
    These fast boats towing skiers will race around a set course to the South of Torquay Harbour.

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    Arts and Craft Market

    Torquay

    Arts and Craft Market - Princess Gardens, Torquay (conditions permitting)

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    El Galeon Visit to Brixham Harbour

    Brixham

    The Nao Victoria Foundation is a non-profit entity specialising in promoting and spreading historical events, which are supported by the construction of historical ships (the Nao Victoria and El Galeon) that are sailed throughout the world’s ports....

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