What's on in Brixham 2024

31 Mar - Lupton House Bike and Trike Show
Lupton House, Brixham

Bikes and trikes and live music!

4 - 19 May - English Riviera Walking Festival
All around Torbay

The Walking Festivals offer over 20 coastal walks led by experienced local guides, who will take you on fascinating journeys.

4 - 6 May - Pirate Festival
Venue: Brixham

A swashbuckling mix of piratical fun and entertainment! The Pirate Festival is an annual gathering of the worlds most infamous pirates and lowly scallywags.
https://www.englishriviera.co.uk/whats- on/brixham-pirate-festival-p1170073

16 - 18 May - Devon County Show
Venue: Westpoint, Clyst St Mary, Exeter

The county is revealed in all its glory! The best of food, farming and entertainment.

17 - 19 May - Dartmouth Music Festival
Venue: Dartmouth

The Dart Music Festival is an annual music event over three days. There are over 100 acts performing in over 20 closely sited town venues.

25 - 26 May - Brixham Heritage Regatta
Venue: Brixham

A celebration of vessels from a bygone era.

25 - 31 May - English Riviera UNESCO Global Geopark Festival
Venue: All around Torbay

A celebration of the international significance of the area's Geopark status, with a range of events and activities right across the Bay. The programme of events includes walking tours, sustainability events, creative and nature based activities both on and off the water.

1-2 Jun - Torbay Airshow
Visible from all around the bay

Some of the best military and civilian airshow performers will soar through the skies over Torbay.

22 Jun - Lupton Music Festival
Venue: Lupton House, Brixham

Different music acts throughout the evening, as well as a fully licenced bar and gourmet catering facilities!
https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/lupton-music- festival-tickets- 648756627537?aff=ebdshpsearchautocomplete&keep_tld=1

5 - 7 Jul - Teignmouth Airshow

The largest FREE event in Teignbridge! Funded by supporters and sponsors, organised by volunteers.

7 Jul - Galmpton Gooseberry Pie Fair
Venue: Galmpton Village Brixham

The Gooseberry Pie Fair is a village fair with a lot of history, dating back over 150 years. The tradition is it is held on the first Sunday of July hence its on or around American Independence Day & why the American naval attaché is in attendance.

13 -14 Jul - Electric Bay Festival
Venue: Torre Abbey Meadows

Electric Bay is a game changing music weekender situated on Torquay's historic seafront. This unique open air dance music festival brings something totally new to the area, with the stunning Torre Abbey Meadows hosting the two-day event. Touching down will be some of the biggest electronic music artists.
https://www.englishriviera.co.uk/whats- on/electric-bay-festival-p3088193

28 Jul - Riviera Classic Car Show
Paignton Seafront

Hundreds of vehicles through the ages with a sprinkling of the exotic and quirky. Stage entertainment, food, licensed bar all on site.
https://www.englishriviera.co.uk/whats- on/riviera-classic-car-show-p1362483

20 - 28 Jul - Paignton Festival
Venue: Paignton

9 days of entertainment for the whole family, raising money for local charities.

2 - 4 Aug - Torbay Steam Fair
Churston Ferrers, Brixham

Steam working and vintage gathering - steam demonstrations, traction engines, vintage cars, commercials, motorbikes, military tractors, stationary engines, fairground rides and more!

11 August - Babbacombe Fayre
Venue: Babbacombe Downs

An exciting packed programme of attractions including stalls, activities, live entertainment and a fun dog show, as well as food and refreshments.
https://www.englishriviera.co.uk/whats- on/babbacombe-fayre-p1590123

23 - 26 Aug - Torbay Royal Regatta
Venue: Torquay

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.

29 - 31 Aug - Dartmouth Royal Regatta
Venue: Dartmouth

The Regatta is based around a programme of rowing and sailing events, but also incorporates a busy programme of activities, fireworks, a large fair, and many other smaller events that happen in and around the town.

7 Sep - Marldon Apple Pie Fair
Venue: The Village Green, Marldon, Paignton

Events throughout the afternoon include local arts, crafts and food stands, falconry displays, games and even a novelty dog show!
https://www.englishriviera.co.uk/whats- on/marldon-apple-pie-fair-p499903

7 - 15 Sep - The Agatha Christie Festival
Venue: Torre Abbey

9 days, packed with expert speakers and other features, the festival will celebrate Agatha Christie and her astonishingly rich and diverse legacy.

8 Sep - Brixham Classic Car Show
Venue: Lupton House, Brixham

American and British classic cars, childrens TV and film characters, food stalls and beer tent, live music.

19 - 22 Sep - Abbfest
Venue: Fermoy's Garden Centre, Ipplepen, Newton Abbot

Beer, food and drink festival that aims to raise money for local charities.

27 Sep - 12 Oct - England's Seafood Feast
Venue: All around Torbay

Some of the best seafood in the world. You can enjoy a whole range of locally landed and caught fish and seafood at over 30 eateries across Brixham, Paignton and Torquay.
https://www.englishriviera.co.uk/whats- on/featured-events/seafood-feast

25 - 27 Oct - Dartmouth Food Festival
Venue: Dartmouth

With street entertainers, food and drink stalls and cooking contests to enter, cooking demonstrations and classes.

23 Nov - Lanterns, Lights & 'luminations
Venue: Brixham (Harbour area)

Brixham will celebrate its Christmas Lights Switch on with a ‘Lanterns, Lights and ‘luminations’ parade, fireworks and much more.
https://www.englishriviera.co.uk/whats- on/lanterns-lights-and-luminations-p1453303