Events

EVENTS1

Please Note: All events are subject to change please contact the event organisers for further details

May

BMAD Motorbike Festival4th-6thPaignton Seafront
Visit or Artania Cruise Ship4thTorquay
OCR Powerboat Racing4th-7thoff Torquay harbour
Aqua Adrenaline – Powerboat Racing5th-6thoff Torquay harbour
Brixham Pirate Festival5th-7thBrixham
Cliff Railway Day12thBabbacombe Cliff Railway
West of England Amateur Rowing 8K12thThatcher Rock – Torquay
Visit of MS Hamburg Cruise Ship17thTorquay
Prosecco Festival18th-19thRICC – Torquay
Race for Life 5K20thTorbay Velopark – Paignton
Wild About Cockington Walk20thCockington Country Park
Wedding Showcase20thImperial Hotel – Torquay
Sculpture Trail25th- 9th SeptCockington
Brixham Heritage Sailing Regatta26thGreenway House
Enchanted Woodland Day17thTorquay
Brixfest26th-30thBrixham
Paignton Open of Double Handed Dinghies26th-27thoff Paignton harbour
Brixham Heritage Sailing Regatta26th-27thBrixham
Dinosaur Birthday Half Term Celebration26th- 3rd JuneDinosaur World – Torquay
UNESCO English Riviera Global Geopark Festival26th -3rd JuneVarious
Half Term Teddy Bear Picnic26th -3rd JuneBygones – Torquay
Wild About Cockington Exhibition26th -3rd JuneCockington Visitor Centre
Meet Our Animals28thOccombe Farm – Paignton
Rockpool Ramble29thThe Seashore Centre – Goodrington
Tea with Tigers30thPaignton Zoo
Wild Wednesday30thColeton Fishacre
Farm to Fork Day31stOccombe Farm – Paignton

June

Meet Our Animals1st June50
Torbay Air Show2nd-3rdPaignton Green
English Riviera International Dance Festival3rd-7thTLH and Riviera Centre – Torquay
Back in Time to D-Day6thGreenway House
BMAD Bike Nights6th – 26th Sept WedsPaignton Green
Ukulele Festival9th-10thBabbacombe Cliff Railway – Torquay
Occombe Festival15th- 16thOccombe Farm – Paignton
SB20 National Championship – keelboats15th-18thRoyal Torbay Yacht Club – Torquay
Belle Voci Concert15thTorre Abbey – Torquay
Brixham Trawler Race16thBrixham Harbour
English Riviera Open Bowls Tournament17th-24thTorquay
Outdoor Theatre: Pride and Prejudice17thGreenway House
Triangle Race17th start – 29th finishTor Bay
Babbacombe Rotary Fayre20thBabbacombe Downs
Murder, Mystery Night23rdImperial Hotel – Torquay
RYA National Sailboat League – keelboats23rd-24thRoyal Torbay Yacht Club – Torquay
Torbay Half Marathon24thPaignton Green
Wedding Showcase24thImperial Hotel – Torquay
Classic Motorcycles Event24thCockington Court
BLDSA Championships-Long Distance Swimming30thStarts Meadfoot Beach – Torquay
BYC Larks Open Championships30th-1st JulyBrixham
Dragon Edinburgh Cup – keelboats30th–7th JulyRoyal Torbay Yacht Club – Torquay

July

Torbay Armed Forces Day1stQueens Park, Paignton
UDO Dance Championships1stTorbay Leisure Centre – Paignton
Summer Ghost Tour4th- 31st AugKents Cavern – Torquay
Brixham Hap’nin6th-7thSt Mary’s Park – Brixham
RTYC Offshore Week6th-14thTorquay
The Rowcroft Sleep Walk7thTorbay Leisure Centre – Paignton
Geopark Triathlon8thGoodrington Beach – Paignton
KingsBeer Festival13th-15thKingswear Steam Train Station
Torbay Mods on the Green14thPaignton Green
29er Grand Prix – youth dinghies14th-15thRoyal Torbay Yacht Club – Torquay
Brixham Dinghy Regatta14th- 15thBrixham
40th Pedal Car Grand Prix15thTorre Abbey Meadows – Torquay
Gerry Cottle’s Circus16th-29thTorre Abbey Meadows – Torquay
Albacore National Championship – dinghies17th- 29thRoyal Torbay Yacht Club – Torquay
Visit of Astor Cruise Ship19thTorquay
The Big Butterfly Count20th-2nd AugustGreenway House
Jazz Party21stColeton Fishacre
Kents Cavern Ghost ToursWeds, Thurs, Fri until end AugKents Cavern Prehistoric Caves
Super Summer Trail21st-2nd SeptBygones – Torquay
Pirate Thursdays26th- 30th AugustBrixham Harbour
Paignton Festival21st-29thPaignton Seafront
Wedding Showcase22ndImperial Hotel – Torquay
Visit of Amadea Cruise Ship22ndTorquay
Riviera Classic Car Show22ndPaignton Green
Wild Wednesday25thColeton Fishacre
Paignton Carnival Procession26thfrom Paignton Green
Outdoor Theatre: The Merchant of Venice27th- 29thCockington Court
Brixhan Yacht Racing Regatta14th- 15thBrixham
Paignton Harbour Festival Day28thPaignton Harbour
Marldon Apple Pie Fair28thMarldon Village
Sailing Regatta28th- 29thBrixham
Outdoor Theatre: Pirates of Penzance29thColeton Fishacre
Dubs at the Beach29thPaignton Green

August

Cockington Fayre1stCockington
B14 National Championships2ndBrixham
Prosecco and Fizz Festival3rd-4thRICC – Torquay
2000 Class National Championship – dinghies4th-11thRoyal Torbay Yacht Club – Torquay
Gerry Cottle’s CircusUntil 28thPaignton Green
Roller CoasterTBCPaignton Green
Anderton and Rowland Fun FairUntil 31stTorre Abbey Meadows – Torquay
Torbay Steam Fair3rd-5thChurston
Holistic Festival4th-5thLupton House – nr Brixham
Paignton Regatta4th-12thPaignton
Visit of MS Hamburg Cruise Ship5thTorquay
Torbay Open Tennis Tournament5th-11thTorquay Tennis Club
Wild Wednesday8th and 22ndColeton Fishacre
Paignton Rowing Club Skiff Regatta11thPaignton Beach
Festival of History11th-12thLupton House – nr Brixham
Torbay Lifeboat Seaside Special12thBrixham Harbour
Paignton Rowing Club Gig Regatta12thPaignton Beach
Outdoor Theatre: The Midnight Gang12thGreenway House
Children’s Week13th-19thPaignton Green
OK Nationals and National 12’s16th-19thBrixham
Cockington Dog Day19thCockington Court – Torquay
Torbay Royal Regatta25th-29thTorquay
VX1 National Championships25th-27thTorquay
29th Grand Prix Summer Championship25th-27thTorquay
Outdoor Theatre: The Adventures of Dr Doolittle27thCockington Court – Torquay
Cowes – Torquay Offshore Powerboat Race26thTorquay Harbour
Torbay Sea Angling Festival31st- 9th SeptVarious locations

September

K1/K2 National Championship – keelboats1st-2ndRoyal Torbay Yacht Club – Torquay
Torquay Food and Drink Festival2ndLivermead Cliff Hotel – Torquay
Fishstock8thBrixham Fish Market
Last Team Standing8thBabbacombe Cliff Railway
Women of Worth Charity Ball8thRICC – Torquay
Heritage Open Day9thColeton Fishacre
Heritage Open Day9thGreenway House
The Devon Wedding Show9thRICC – Torquay
Devon Open Studios9th-23rdVarious locations
K6 and Viper National Championship–keelboats13th-16thRoyal Torbay Yacht Club – Torquay
Agatha Christie Festival15thVarious locations
Brixham Heritage Rally15th-16tBrixham
Heritage Open Days13th-16thVarious locations
England’s Seafood FEAST22nd -7 OctVarious locations
Murder Mystery26thOrestone Manor – Torquay
Macmillan Coffee Morning286thRICC – Torquay

October

Cockington Apple Day14thCockington Court
Wedding Showcase14thImperial Hotel – Torquay
Wedding Fair14thLivermead Cliff Hotel – Torquay
Halloween Hunt20th-28thBygones – Torquay
Halloween Happenings20th-31sBabbacombe Model Village
Cockington Halloween Festival22nd-28thCockington Court – Torquay
Children’s Halloween Party31st OctRICC – Torquay

November

Spooks and Sparkle3rdBabbacombe Cliff Railway
Bonfire and Fireworks Party3rd-4thLupton House – nr Brixham
Shakespeare Underground5th-17thKents Cavern Prehistoric Caves
Murder Mystery16thOrestone Manor – Torquay
Christmas Carnival Procession17thTorquay
Junior Autumn Regatta – junior dinghie17th-18thTorquay
Winter Wonderland Grotto17th-24th DecFleet Walk – Torquay
Brixham Christmas Market24thScala Hall – Brixham
Lanterns, Lamps and ‘lluminations24thBrixham Harbour
Christmas Craft Fair24thLupton House – nr Brixham
Wedding Showcase25thImperial Hotel – Torquay

December

Christmas at Cockington1st-2ndCockington Court – Torquay
Victorian Christmas1st-24thBygones – Torquay
Carols in the Caves13thKents Cavern Prehistoric Caves
Christmas Cracker15thBabbacombe Cliff Railway
Christmas at the Model Village15th – 1st JanBabbacombe Model Village
Visit Father Christmas17th-24thBygones – Torquay
Christmas Grotto17th-24thFleet Walk – Torquay
Paignton Lions Club Walk into the Sea26thPaignton Beach
Boxing Day Dip26thCorbyn Head – Torquay