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Brixham Events in 2019


As we look forward to a busy summer here at Churston Way Lodge, here's a preview of the major events happening in Brixham in the summer and autumn 2018.



Brixham Pirate Festival
Brixham will once again be full of brigands for the annual Brixham Pirate Festival. The event takes place on the early May bank holiday weekend – from 4th – 6th May 2019. You’ll find bands on the Main Stage, activities in the Children’s area and more entertainment at the Children and Family Stage next to the marina. There’ll also be a pirate street party and games on Middle Street, fire eaters, stilt walkers and busking musicians, food and drink vendors and stalls.

The festival is free for all to attend and funded by sponsors and donations from the public as a non-profit making event.


Website: brixhampirates.com



Torbay Air Show


Brixfest
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.
The popular event is back for 2018 with events on from 25th to 29th May 2019.


Website: brixfest.com



Brixfest


Torbay Air Show
Following highly successful shows in 2016, 2017 and 2018, the Torbay Air Show is scheduled to return, for its fourth year, on the 1st and 2nd June. For full information visit the official website.


Website: torbayairshow.com

Torbay Air Show


The Trawler Race
On Saturday 15th June the Brixham trawlers battle it out at the annual two lap race around the Bay with fun and festivities on the quayside all raising money for local charities.


Website: facebook.com/brixhamtrawlerrace/

The Trawler Race


Gooseberry Pie Fair, Galmpton
Where else can you see a giant gooseberry pie arrive by steam train before being carried by naval officer cadets in a procession led by a scots piper?
The gooseberry pie festival originated in 1873 and has been running in it’s current form since 1995.
There’s live music to enjoy and there’s a street fair with most of the stalls raising money for local charities. The festival takes place each year on the 1st Sunday in July, (7th July in 2019).

Website: manorinngalmpton.co.uk/GooseberryPage.html

Gooseberry Pie Fair


Torbay Steam Fair
Come and view the wonderful working steam engines, vintage and classic cars, lorries, military displays, market stalls and so much more. The Torbay Steam Fair takes place over 3 days between 2nd – 4th August the A3022 just outside Brixham.


Website: torbaysteamfair.co.uk/

Torbay Steam Fair


Dartmouth Regatta
The historic regatta takes place on 29th-31st August 2019. It's 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.

Website: dartmouthregatta.co.uk/

Dartmouth Regatta


Fishstock
The urban music and seafood festival takes place at the new Fish Quay on Brixham’s harbour. The one-day event will be taking a break in 2019 and returning as something new in 2020.

Website: https://twitter.com/fishstockfest?lang=en

Fishstock


Lantern, Lights & 'luminations
Brixham will celebrate its Christmas Lights switch on with a ‘Lanterns, Lights and ‘luminations’ parade on Saturday 23rd November 2019.


Website: englishriviera.co.uk/whats-on/lanterns-lights-and-luminations-p1453303

Lantern, Lights & 'luminations


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