Events Diary

Salcombe Crabfest – Sunday 5th May 2019

Salcombe Crabfest is a celebration of crab and all things seafood. The event has demonstrations, crab picking tuition, commercial crab fishing talk, demonstration kitchen, crab pot making, music, wine tasting and much more! Special talks and live demos are on offer from renowned local chefs and food authors.

The event raises money for local and national charities.


Kingsbridge Food and Music Festival

A festival for foodies!


Doom Bar Merlin Rocket Week – 7th – 12th July 2019

The first big sailing occasion of the year, the Doom Bar Merlin Rocket Week is a dinghy sailing and social event, run by the Salcombe Yacht Club (SYC).


Kingsbridge Fair Week – 20th – 27th July 2019

Events include carnival, 10k race, 5 a-side football, Raft Race, Lantern Procession and fireworks.


Salcombe Gin Yacht Club Regatta – 11th – 16th August 2019

A wonderful celebration of Salcombe’s seafaring heritage, the Yacht Club Regatta sees the town’s waterfront covered in brightly coloured sails as spectators enjoy a host of events and competitions. A holiday home in Salcombe during the Yacht Club Regatta week promises stunning summer scenery, beautiful sunshine and a wonderful celebratory atmosphere.


Salcombe Town Regatta – 3rd August – 10th August 2019

Regatta Week in August offers a host of events with something for all the family to enjoy. There are sailing events and competitions, aerial displays featuring the Red Arrows and Chinook helicopters, sandcastle making contests, fireworks, processions, live music, theatre, art and more all with a distinct West Country charm.