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    BSO New Year Johann Strauss Gala, Princess Theatre, Torquay, Devon

    Torquay

    Celebrate the New Year with an uplifting selection of waltzes, marches, polkas and arias by the King of Waltz, Johann Straussand his contemporaries! The full symphonic forces of the BSO will be joined by outstanding soprano Rhian Lois to bring you...

    Venue

    Princess Theatre Torquay, Torquay

    Dates

    From:
    11 Jan 2019
    BMAD Motorbike Festival

    Paignton

    The Bikers Make a Difference (BMAD) Festival was started in 2002 by a group of bikers who decided to arrange a social event on the beach and raise money for local charities. During the May Bank Holiday weekend each year, Paignton Green is...

    Dates

    From:
    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...

    Venue

    Golden Hind Museum Ship, Brixham

    Dates

    From:
    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...

    Dates

    From:
    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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    From:
    1 June 2019to2 June 2019
    Carousel at Paignton Festival, Paignton, Devon

    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,...

    Dates

    From:
    27 July 2019to4 Aug 2019
    Torbay Steam Fair, Churston, Near Brixham, Devon

    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...

    Dates

    From:
    2 Aug 2019to4 Aug 2019
    RNLI Lifeboat Week

    Brixham

    RNLI Lifeboat Week

    Full details will be listed on the web site www.torbaylifeboat.org.uk 
    A week of fun and games at the Lifeboat station and on the water including a range of stalls, etc
    Torbay has been served by Lifeboats since 1866 and Brixham...

    Dates

    From:
    5 Aug 2019to11 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.

    If you're looking for a unique gift, a special work...

    Venue

    Cockington Court Craft Centre, Torquay

    Dates

    From:
    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...

    Dates

    From:
    10 Aug 2019to18 Aug 2019
    Cadet Championship, Brixham, Devon

    Brixham

    Cadet Championship - 30-40 yachts racing off Brixham
    The Cadet Class is, as a technical racing training class, the pre-eminent, pre-olympic, pre-high performance double handed sailing class!
    There are regular opportunities for Cadet sailors of all...

    Dates

    From:
    17 Aug 2019to23 Aug 2019
    Children's Week Paignton, Devon

    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...

    Dates

    From:
    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...

    Dates

    From:
    22 Aug 2019to26 Aug 2019
    Cowes Torquay Cowes Classic Offshore Powerboat Race

    Torquay

    Cowes Torquay Cowes Classic Offshore Powerboat Race

    Arriving from 1030 hrs and restart 1400 hrs

    The 200-mile classic has long been recognised as one of powerboating’s toughest challenges, and comparisons have been made with motorsport events such...

    Dates

    From:
    25 Aug 2019
    Agatha Christie roller skating with friends in Torquay, Devon

    Torquay

    Agatha Christie purists and literary fans rejoice, its that time of year again!
    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...

    Venue

    Torre Abbey, Torquay

    Dates

    From:
    12 Sept 2019to15 Sept 2019
    Fresh hake cooked for the Seafood FEAST, Brixham in Devon.

    England’s Seafood FEAST

    England’s Seafood Coast will play host to a feast for all the senses between 20th September and 6th October 2019.  For 2 weeks you will be able to immerse yourself in England’s Seafood FEAST (view the programme here), eating...

    Dates

    From:
    20 Sept 2019to6 Oct 2019
    Torquay Christmas Carnival Procession, Torquay, Devon

    Torquay

    The Carnival Procession leaves Lymington Rd coach station, arriving at Castle Circus times to be confirmed.

    Please support, all monies collected go to local charities and groups.

    ADVANCED ROAD CLOSURE WARNING FOR TORQUAY CHRISTMAS CARNIVAL 16TH...

    Dates

    From:
    16 Nov 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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    Fireworks on Torquay seafront in Devon

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    Wrap up warm, grab your friends and family and come and enjoy an awesome bonfire or fireworks night on The English Riviera.

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