Why not take in some great local events in Sidmouth and South Devon?

Plan an even more memorable stay with the help of our diary of local events in events in Sidmouth and the surrounding area.

Budleigh Salterton Literary Festival 2018
19th September
19th – 23rd September 2018

Budleigh Salterton Literary Festival 2018

The Budleigh Salterton Literary Festival features inspiring talks, readings and conversations with talented authors of all types, including Lucy Worsley, John McCarthy and Michael Rosen. 

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Manor Pavilion Theatre
19th September
Shows throughout the year

Manor Pavilion Theatre

Situated in the heart of Sidmouth, this very popular theatre covers all aspects of entertainment including Plays, Musicals, Comedies, Concerts, Variety Shows, Dance Shows, Professional Ballet and pantomime.

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Exeter's Red Coat Guided Tours
19th September
Tours throughout the year

Exeter's Red Coat Guided Tours

Operating throughout the year except Christmas Day and Boxing Day, their free guided walking tours are the perfect way to explore Exeter. 

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Cruise our beautiful coastline with Stuart Line Cruises
20th September
Sailing throughout the year

Cruise our beautiful coastline with Stuart Line Cruises

Sailing the waters around Exeter, Torquay, Sidmouth and Exmouth. See the Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site, the River Exe or visit a South Devon town.

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Abbfest Festival
21st September
21st – 23rd September 2018 | Newton Abbot

Abbfest Festival

A beer, food and drink festival that aims to raise money for local charities, organisations and good causes!

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2018 Sidmouth & East Devon Walking Festival
22nd September
22nd – 28th September 2018

2018 Sidmouth & East Devon Walking Festival

A fabulous festival with a choice of three different walks each day, taking you through our stunning local countryside and coastline. 

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Westpoint Arena, Exeter
22nd September
Events throughout the year

Westpoint Arena, Exeter

Situated only 11 miles from Sidmouth and just off the M5, Westpoint is host to exhibitions, events and entertainment throughout the year.

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The Creative Craft Show
27th September
27th – 30th September 2018

The Creative Craft Show

Coming to Westpoint, Exeter with more than 180 exhibitors offering the latest products, ideas and innovations.

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Delice-ious Desserts
05th October
5th October, 2nd November, 7th December 2018

Delice-ious Desserts

The Victoria Hotel's 'Delice-ious Desserts' culinary demonstration.

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Sidmouth Science Festival 2018
06th October
6th - 14th October 2018

Sidmouth Science Festival 2018

A series of mainly free and family-friendly events around Sidmouth, focused on everything to do with science. 

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Powderham Castle Food Festival
07th October
7th and 8th October 2018

Powderham Castle Food Festival

Over 130 stalls selling artisan food, drink and hot treats in the stunning castle grounds. 

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2018 Dartmouth Food Festival
19th October
19th – 21st October 2018

2018 Dartmouth Food Festival

The Dartmouth Food Festival is back for 2018 with a tempting mix of delicious regional food and drink.

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Great Book Sales
20th October
Events throughout the year

Great Book Sales

Sidmouth Lions Club’s Great Book Sales take place at St Teresa's Church Hall, in Sidmouth. 

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