EVENTS CALENDAR HIGHER GITCOMBE ★★★★★
Where old fashioned hospitality meets modern day comforts
Higher Gitcombe Local Events Calendar 2018
31st May - 2nd June - KINGSBRIDGE FOOD AND MUSIC FESTIVAL
A firm favourite in the South Hams calendar. The free party showcases the eclectic mix of
local produce and home grown music talent from the region.
23rd June 2019 - DARTMOOR CLASSIC SPORTIVE
Recognised as the most prestigious open-road cycling event in the UK.
5th - 15th July 2019 - WAYS WITH WORDS
A vibrant and joyful 10-day event in the spectacular surroundings of the Dartington Hall Estate. A chance for those who read books to meet those who write them.
2nd - 4th August 2019 - TORBAY STEAM FAIR
This is now one of the biggest events on the English Riviera. See wonderful working steam enginges, vintage and classic cars, lorries, military displays and market stalls with entertainment for children and food and drink tents.
14th - 15th August 2019 - BRITISH FIREWORKS CHAMPIONSHIPS
Six top pyrotechnic companies will light up the sky over Plymouth Hoe in two nights of competition. Live entertainment on the Hoe before the displays start.
29th - 31stAugust 2019 - DARTMOUTH ROYAL REGATTA
The second largest Regatta after Cowes week!
There are rowing and sailing events and a busy programme of activities including air displays, fireworks, a large fair, and many other smaller eents that happen in and around the town centre.
24th - 25th August 2019 - DARTMOOR WALKING FESTIVAL
It covers the last Bank Holiday of the year and includes a variety of walks for all abilities and taster sessions in other outdoor activities. Moorland Guides organise the event and the Dartmoor National Park are offering ranger-led walks as well as archaeological visits and events. Local speakers will be putting on a variety of illustrated talks of a Dartmoor theme at the Princetown Visitor Information centre.
12th - 15th September 2019 - THE INTERNATIONAL AGATHA CHRISTIE FESTIVAL
Celebrating 100 years of Agatha Christie creativity.
See more on www.agathachristiefestival.com
18th - 20th October 2019 - DARTMOUTH FOOD FESTIVAL
A cracking day out centred on the quayside at Dartmouth with top-notch chef demos and great local produce. A wonderful festival to wander around, mostly on the flat with lovely views of the river.