What’s On in Dartmouth

Dartmouth is a town that loves to celebrate and there is always something going on in and around the area. No matter what time of year you visit, you’ll be guaranteed to find events in Dartmouth that suit every taste and every age group.

From food festivals to royal regattas, music festivals to arts and crafts, markets and gallery open days as well as theatre shows, there is something for everyone all year round.

Whether you want to plan your visit around a specific event, or just want to check out what is going on right now, we have all the information you need.

Annual Events

Every year Dartmouth is home to some wonderful annual events from the Dart Music Festival held each Spring to Dartmouth Shakespeare Week, the Dartmouth Royal Regatta in August, to Dartmouth Food Festival which takes place in the Autumn as well as Candlelit Dartmouth during the Winter. You can find out more about what’s on in Dartmouth every year with our annual events here.

Seasonal Events

It’s not just regular annual events that Dartmouth is well known for. No matter which week or month you visit you’re sure to find some great seasonal events in Dartmouth taking place too. So whether you plan to visit for Valentines Day, Easter or Halloween, during the school holidays, mid week or at the weekend, for a bank holiday, long weekend or an autumn or winter get away, you’ll find a great range of events which will keep the whole party happy.

Discover What’s on in Dartmouth this month here. Or use the search options to find which events are taking place during your visit.

Make a holiday of it

If you’re planning on visiting Dartmouth for a specific event why not make a holiday out of it? Book in to one of Dartmouth’s wonderful hotels, self catering accommodation or B&Bs and enjoy a few days exploring the town and surrounding countryside. Dartmouth is also home to some great pubs, cafes and restaurants serving up wonderful fresh local produce so be sure to check one or more out while you’re visiting the town.

All events are subject to change and cancellation. Please check individual event websites for up to date opening details and information.

august

02aug(aug 2)10:00 am21sep(sep 21)8:00 pmSummer Illuminations at Babbacombe Model Village

07aug10:00 am12:00 pmWildlife Walk with Ken Neal at Dittiscombe Estate, Slapton

13aug9:00 am2:00 pmDartmouth Farmers Market

14aug10:00 am12:00 pmWildlife Walk with Ken Neal at Dittiscombe Estate, Slapton

21aug10:00 am12:00 pmWildlife Walk with Ken Neal at Dittiscombe Estate, Slapton

24augAll Day27Port of Dartmouth Royal Regatta

28aug10:00 am12:00 pmWildlife Walk with Ken Neal at Dittiscombe Estate, Slapton

september

02aug(aug 2)10:00 am21sep(sep 21)8:00 pmSummer Illuminations at Babbacombe Model Village

03sepAll DayKingsbridge Show

08sep7:00 pm10:00 pmNT Live: Much a do About Nothing

10sep9:00 am2:00 pmDartmouth Farmers Market

17sep10:00 am2:00 pmForest Bathing - Reconnecting with Nature from the Inside Out

17sep10:00 am5:30 pmVintage Bus Running Day

19sep7:00 pm9:00 pmDance with Flavia at The Flavel

24sep7:30 pm10:00 pmEvening of Gilbert and Sullivan at The Flavel

29sep8:00 pm10:00 pmJames Harris' Beatbelt at The Flavel

october

06oct7:00 pm9:00 pmNT: Jack Absolute Flies Again

08oct9:00 am2:00 pmDartmouth Farmers Market

09oct7:30 pm9:30 pmKathryn Roberts & Sean Lakeman at The Flavel

14oct7:30 pm9:30 pmHenry Blofeld: Dear Old Things

21octAll Day23Dartmouth Food Festival

23oct7:30 pm10:00 pmFairport Convention - LIVE

24oct(oct 24)10:00 am30(oct 30)3:00 pmOctober Half Term and Halloween at Babbacombe Model Village

29oct10:00 am2:00 pmForest Bathing - Reconnecting with Nature from the Inside Out

november

12nov9:00 am2:00 pmDartmouth Farmers Market

18nov7:30 pm9:30 pmClassical: Laura Van Der Heijden

22nov7:30 pm9:45 pmJazz Sabbath - Live at The Flavel

26nov10:00 am2:00 pmForest Bathing - Reconnecting with Nature from the Inside Out

26nov7:30 pm9:30 pmGigspanner - Live at The Flavel

december

03dec8:00 pm10:30 pmRiviera Dogs - Live at The Flavel

10dec9:00 am2:00 pmDartmouth Farmers Market

10dec10:00 am2:00 pmForest Bathing - Reconnecting with Nature from the Inside Out

10dec(dec 10)10:00 am02jan(jan 2)5:45 pmChristmas Illuminations at Babbacombe Model Village

january

10dec(dec 10)10:00 am02jan(jan 2)5:45 pmChristmas Illuminations at Babbacombe Model Village

february

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march

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april

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may

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june

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july

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august

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september

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october

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november

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