Planning your visit? Here are the events taking place in The English Riviera this summer.
Torbay Steam Fair – July 31st, August 1st and 2nd
On the outskirts of Brixham at Churston, the steam fair brings together traction engines and steam powered vehicles of all shapes and sizes plus ploughing and farming demonstrations and the vintage fair – http://www.torbaysteamfair.co.uk.
The Super Weekend – 8th and 9th August
An exotic mix of supercars, superyachts and bikes on display at Torre Gardens in Torquay. Billed as a celebration of all things super – http://www.thesuperweekend.co.uk/
Torbay Children’s Week – 17th to 22nd August
Cooking, magic, crafts, storytelling, music, acrobats, smoothie making and of course a sandcastle building competition. That’s just scratching the surface of the activities all on Paignton Green in front of the beach – Torbay Children’s Week
Torbay Royal Regatta – 22nd to 26th August
Fireworks, the Red Arrows, yacht races, a 10k run (on dry land) and more – http://www.torbayroyalregatta.co.uk/
Dartmouth Regatta – 27th to 29th August
The big one – exciting air displays, sailing races and rowing up the river, live music and craft stalls take over the town. Allow plenty of travel time and use the park and ride – http://www.dartmouthregatta.co.uk/
And there’s more…
Smaller events are taking place across the bay during July and August, so choose your dates and explore.