We have a whole host of fantastic events and activities for you this season.

To see what events, we have already on the calendar please click on the image below.

All the events are included in your camping price and take place in our Family Theme Park in the valley below the campsite.

Local Events

Brixham Pirate Festival

4th – 6th May 2024

A swashbuckling mix of piratical fun and entertainment! There will be LOTS of pirates, military and period re-enactors with guns and cannons to make plenty of noise! There will be plenty of music too with shanties and pirate rock. Why not dress up as a pirate (an awful lot of people do!) and travel to Brixham by boat from Torquay and Paignton for the most authentic arrival.

Blackpool Sands – The Secret Seaside Gardens of Blackpool

Open daily from April to September, 10am to 4pm, weather permitting.

Follow the gently sloping paths that criss-cross through the trees and shrubs, catching glimpses of the sea as you go. Visit the Crow’s Nest and the Captain’s Seat for spectacular views of Start Bay. On your way study the different plants or take a seat and enjoy a few quiet moments.

More information: www.blackpoolsands.co.uk/blackpool-gardens

Blackpool Sands Secret Gardens
Dart Music Festival 2024

Dart Music Festival

17th – 19th May 2024

For three glorious days every May, every corner of Dartmouth comes alive with melodies, as artists and bands perform across various venues. This inclusive, free-to-attend event, set against the backdrop of Dartmouth’s stunning landscape, offers a unique experience where music and community spirit create an unforgettable atmosphere.

Riviera Airshow

English Riviera Airshow

1st – 2nd June 2024

The English Riviera Airshow has been wowing spectators annually since 2016. Held over two days on the first weekend in June, it is the first event in the UK’s Airshow calendar.

There will be spectacular flying displays and an exciting programme of events on the ground.

The Airshow is free to attend and the Event Village is located on Paignton Green.

Tunes on the Sands – Music Festival on the Beach!

12th – 13th July 2024

Tunes on the Sands is a live music festival held on Blackpool Sands near Dartmouth in Devon. The festival takes place directly on the beach and features live performances, DJ’s, a silent disco, Estrella Beach Club, and Family Entertainment!

Tickets are available to purchase from www.tunesonthesands.com

Tunes on the Sands Festival at Blackpool Sands

Salcombe Regatta

3rd – 10th August 2024

In August, the Salcombe Town Regatta will be regaling visitors and local residents alike with a typically packed programme of fun and festivities. From sandcastle competitions to the harbour swim, boat races and fireworks it’s all an opportunity for salty seaside fun.

Rockpool Ramble and Beach Entertainment

Blackpool Sands – Guided Rockpool Ramble & Beach Entertainment

Visit website for dates.

Come and meet some anemones, strange clingfish, and maybe even fierce velvet swimming crabs with a local Wildlife Ranger. Additionally, enjoy all the entertainment the beach has to offer!

More information: www.blackpoolsands.co.uk

Dartmouth Royal Regatta

29th –  31st August 2024

You will see airshows, fireworks, sporting competitions, entertainment and fun events for all the family. You can enjoy rowing, sailing, swimming, road races, tug of war – afloat, kayaking, Paddleboarding and many other sports that you can both watch or take part in.

The Dartmouth Royal Regatta has an excellent programme of entertainment and music both in the Marquee and on the Bandstand. Don’t miss the fantastic fireworks and air displays. The shopping village is also a great favourite in the Marquee.

Kingsbridge Show

Saturday 7th September 2024

The Kingsbridge Show looks set to be bigger and better than ever before…
Take your time wandering in and out of the tents and admire the entries in Horticulture, Floral Art, Homecraft and Domestic Pets. Outside witness the showing and judging of Horses, Cattle, Sheep and more, then watch the Grand Parade for the results. With displays and shows in the main arena, local business stands and food stalls, it’s a day out for the whole family.