Whats on in Brixham 2022
Pirate Festival - ( Brixham Harbour area) - 30th April-2nd May
A swashbuckling mix of piratical fun and entertainment! The Brixham Pirate Festival is an annual gathering of the worlds most infamous pirates and lowly scallywags.
Dartmouth Music Festival - (Dartmouth) 6th-8th May
The Dart Music Festival is an annual music event held over three days. There are over 100 acts performing in over 20 closely sited venues throughout the town.
English Riviera Air Show - (Torbay) 4-5th June, celebrating the Queen's Platinum Jubilee.
Some of the best military and civilian airshow performers will soar through the skies over Torbay in June 2022 and will be complimented by a host of activities on the ground.
Devon County Show - ( Westpoint, Clyst St Mary,Exeter, EX5 1DJ ) 30th June-2nd July
Delighted to announce that this event is back for 2022. Three days of the year when the county is revealed in all its glory! The best of food, farming and entertainment.
Brixfest - Brixham (Harbour area) - May 2022
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.
Brixham Heritage Sailing Regatta - Brixham (Harbour area) 28th-29th May
The Brixham Heritage Sailing Regatta has its roots in the Sailing Trawler races that have been held in Torbay since the early 1800’s. In 1914, King George V presented the Perpetual Challenge Cup also popularly known as the 'King George V Cup'.
Paignton Festival - (Paignton Green) 23rd-31st July
9 days of entertainment for the whole family, raising money for local charities.
Torbay Steam Fair - (Churston Ferrers) - 5-7th August
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. Brixham Steam working and vintage gathering - steam demonstrations, traction engines, vintage cars, commercials, moterbikes, military tractors, stationary engines, fairground rides and more!
Torbay Royal Regatta - (Torquay) - 19th-22nd August
One of the premiere sailing regattas in the South West, the event remains as popular as ever and this year promises to be another great occasion with over a 100 yachts and dinghies expected.
Dartmouth Royal Regatta - (Dartmouth) - 20th-28th August
The Regatta is based around a programme of rowing and sailing events, but also incorporates a busy programme of activities including air displays, fireworks, a large fair, and many other smaller events that happen in and around the town centre.
Agatha Christie International Festival - 10th-17th September
Held at various locations around the bay, this international festival has become very popular with Agatha Christie enthusiasts.
England's Seafood FEAST - (All around Torbay) - 30th September-9th October
In September every year, England's Seafood Coast will play host to a feast for all the senses. We are delighted to welcome England’s FEAST back this Autumn with our official dates confirmed as Friday 30th September - Sunday 9th October 2022. For 2 weeks you will be able to immerse yourself some of the best seafood in the world. This isn't a conventional festival with a big marquee - instead you can enjoy a whole range of things to eat and do at venues across Brixham, Paignton and Torquay.
Dartmouth Food Festival - (Dartmouth) - 21st-23rd October
Having grown from humble beginnings in 2002 into a first class feast of entertainment featuring workshops, seminars, tastings, competitions, demonstrations and over 120 hand-picked exhibitors (70% of which are from Devon), it truly is the very best that the South West has to offer. Described in The Telegraph as a ‘heady mix of celebrity chefs, parties, food markets, tasting shacks and demonstrations’, the festival is now a landmark event on the culinary calendar. What gives us extra stand out is the fact that we're a free festival. Anyone and everyone is welcome to come along and take part without being charged an entry fee.
English Riviera Walking Festival - Various Locations - 15th-22nd October
New for 2022! Pack your rucksacks, fill your flasks, dig out your walking boots and join us at the NEW English Riviera Walking Festival between Saturday 15th and Saturday 22nd October, 2022. Whether you're a regular hiker, or an infrequent stroller, this family and dog friendly festival will appeal to walkers of all abilities who enjoy exploring the Great Outdoors.
Designed and hosted by an enthusiastic team of local professional tour guides and volunteers, we have created a mouth-watering selection of guided walks, set within the Naturally Inspiring English Riviera, which incorporates Torquay, Babbacombe, Paignton and Brixham.
Lanterns, Lights & 'luminations - Brixham (Harbour area) 26th November 2022
Brixham will celebrate its Christmas Lights Switch on with a ‘Lanterns, Lights and ‘luminations parade.
Venue: The Quay, Middle Street, Fore Street, Strand, Kings Street.
Lanterns, Lights & ‘luminations was first launched in 2007 and has grown in popularity in recent years.
The event includes a magical lantern parade, an incredible firework display held in the Harbour Bowl, live music, street entertainment, and a street market.