Holidays in Brixham

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2016 events on the English Riviera and South Devon

There are so many events taking place over 2016 across Brixham and South Devon, find out about some of the highlights during your stay. 30 April – 1 May: Brixham Pirate Festival – www.englishriviera.co.uk. 29 April – 1 May: BMAD Bike Festival, Paignton Green – www.bmad.co.uk. 19 – 21 May: Devon County Show, Exeter – […]

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Torbay Steam Fair

Torbay Steam Fair

The 2015 event lives up to all expectations with a mix of sight and sound to impress visitors of all ages. The Torbay Steam Fair takes place over three days in late July/early August in Churston on the road into Brixham. Its a gathering of steam enthusiasts, tractors and classic vehicles of all shapes and […]

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Summer events

Summer 2015 events for The English Riviera

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 […]

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Events at Woodlands Adventure Park

MAY 7th  May – Spangles the Clown 19th May – Come & See Fireman Sam at various intervals throughout the day. JUNE The Great June Holiday 2nd June – 10th June – Celebrate with our best Entertainers 5th June – Right Royal Celebration – Party till late – Park Opens Until 8pm. The best jubilee costume […]

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Candlelit Dartmouth

Every year in early December the town of Dartmouth runs a pre-Christmas event called Candlelit Dartmouth. Aiming to stimulate local trade and Christmas shopping, in the face of competition from the larger shopping centres of Plymouth and Exeter, which are both less than an hour’s drive away. Candlelit Dartmouth runs on the first or second […]

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Showman’s Haulage Run – Torbay Steam Fair

On the Friday night, as part of the 2011 Torbay Steam Fair, a number of the engines recreated the run up to Furzeham Green from Brixham Harbour as the engines would have been used to bring the stalls and attractions to Brixham Fair. A very impressive site running up Overgang… Learn more about Torbay Steam […]

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