South Devon Coast Events

Calendar of South Devon Coast Events

For a great day out by the beach check out our guide to South Devon Coast events and seaside festivals taking place each year. If you are looking for things to do and find out what’s on in Devon, see the events listed below.

Event Dates for your diary

South Devon coast events and highlights throughout the year for your diary. Find out what’s on in 2024, from food festivals to sailing and sporting events, there is something for everyone to enjoy.


Geopark Festival

Geopark Festival on the English Riviera with stone age excitement, rocking fossils, prehistoric cave fun, ice-age painting and family archaeological digs.


Brixham Pirate Festival

Early May Bank Holiday weekend of Pirate fun for all! The festival is FREE to attend and there will be LOTS of pirates with almost everyone dressing up.



Award winning BrixFest has firmly established itself as one of Brixham’s leading festival


Dartmouth Royal Regatta

Annual event with rowing, sailing, air displays, and family entertainment. Tall ships will be taking part in the Regatta.


Sidmouth Folk Festival

A week-​long celebration of music, dance and song in a stunning seaside location on the South Devon coast.

Discover South Devon Beaches

If you are going to a coastal event in South Devon, check out some of the other beaches nearby

Top South Devon Beaches

Looking for top South Devon Coast destinations? Miles of sandy beaches, traditional seaside towns and family attractions. Walk the coastal path or find family friendly Blue Flag beaches. There are sandy beaches in South Devon which are safe for swimming as well as dog friendly beaches for long walks with our four legged friends.

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