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  1. Christmas Box Office
    Spend a festive break on The English Riviera this year and you’ll be spoiled for choice when it comes to picking a seasonal theatre show or yuletide event.
  2. Christmas Events
    Christmas on the English Riviera is a magical time, packed with family-friendly pop-up activities, yuletide events with twinkling lights and lively carnival processions, bringing visitors and locals together.
  3. Christmas Party Nights
    The Christmas party season on the English Riviera gets into full swing from November onwards with a sumptuous feast of events to eat, drink and be merry!
  4. Festive Food and Drink
    The English Riviera has over 200 delightful cafes, quaint tearooms and quality restaurants and an equally impressive number of cosy pubs and waterfront bars.
  5. Christmas and New Year Breaks
    Whether you’re dreaming of rural Christmas in front of a roaring log fire or want somewhere chic, modern, and close to the party action, you’ll find your perfect place to stay in The English Riviera.
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  1. Add Torquay Christmas Carnival Procession to your Itinerary

    Torquay Christmas Carnival Procession

    Torquay

    Get into the festive spirit at this seasonal event! See the spectacle of decorated floats from the Devon Carnival circuit and local community groups. All monies collected go to local charities.

    Dates

    From:
    14 Nov 2020
  2. Add Lanterns, Lights and ‘luminations to your Itinerary

    Lanterns, Lights and ‘luminations

    Brixham

    Brixham will celebrate its Christmas Lights Switch on with a ‘Lanterns, Lights and ‘luminations’ parade.

    Venue: The Quay, Middle Street, Fore Street, Strand, Kings Street.

    Brixham Christmas Lights Switch On Event. 
    10 am to 1 pm - A FREE Lantern…

    Dates

    From:
    28 Nov 2020
    From:
    27 Nov 2021
    From:
    26 Nov 2022

Ongoing Events

  1. Add Festive Menu to your Itinerary

    Festive Menu

    TORQUAY

    ENJOY OUR FESTIVE MENU AT THE DRUM INN

    This year indulge in all things festive at your favourite local country pub in Torquay.

    Our Festive Menu runs from 25th November until 30th December (excluding Christmas Day and Boxing Day, when different…

    Dates

    From:
    25 Nov 2019to24 Dec 2019
    From:
    27 Dec 2019to30 Dec 2019
  2. Add Victorian Christmas - Bygones to your Itinerary

    Victorian Christmas - Bygones

    St Marychurch, Torquay

    From December 1st Bygones is transformed for a traditional Victorian Christmas, with a real 12ft Christmas tree, St Nicholas’ workshop and the man himself will be making an appearance on special dates (please see our website for further information)…

    Venue

    Bygones Torquay, Torquay

    Dates

    From:
    1 Dec 2019to24 Dec 2019
    From:
    26 Dec 2019to31 Dec 2019
  3. Add Coleton Aglow - Coleton Fishacre to your Itinerary

    Coleton Aglow - Coleton Fishacre

    Kingswear

    Wrap up warm and explore Coleton Fishacre this Christmas. The garden is merry and bright with illuminations and a festive glow. Inside, the house beckons to Christmases past, with a 1920’s festive party in full swing.

    Booking essential

    17:30 -…

    Dates

    From:
    13 Dec 2019to15 Dec 2019
    From:
    17 Dec 2019to24 Dec 2019
    From:
    27 Dec 2019to31 Dec 2019
  4. Add Abbey Advent - Window Wonder - Torre Abbey to your Itinerary

    Abbey Advent - Window Wonder - Torre Abbey

    Torquay

    Celebrate Christmas with us.......

    A fun stained glass lantern-making workshop followed by a magical journey through our gardens to admire our 25 fairy-tale advent windows. Ending with a hot chocolate in our illuminated Palm House.

    Our adventure…

    Venue

    Torre Abbey, Torquay

    Dates

    From:
    13 Dec 2019to15 Dec 2019
  5. Add Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs to your Itinerary

    Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

    Torquay

    Mirror, mirror, on the wall, Torquay’s Princess Theatre pantomime, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, is the fairest pantomime of them all! Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs is coming to the Princess Theatre from the 13th December 2019 to the 5th…

    Venue

    Princess Theatre Torquay, Torquay

    Dates

    From:
    13 Dec 2019to16 Dec 2019
    From:
    17 Dec 2019to24 Dec 2019
    From:
    26 Dec 2019to31 Dec 2019
    From:
    2 Jan 2020to5 Jan 2020
  6. Add The Speakeasy Christmas Party to your Itinerary

    The Speakeasy Christmas Party

    Paignton

    The Speakeasy Christmas Party - At The Lucky 7 Club Paignton
    Friday December 13th 2019- 7.00pm - 1.00am

    'A little party never killed nobody'

    Time to party like it's 1929! This Christmas party season immerse yourselves in the Prohibition vibe -…

    Dates

    From:
    13 Dec 2019Open 19:00 - 01:00
  7. Add Train of Lights 2019 to your Itinerary

    Train of Lights 2019

    PAIGNTON

    In 2018 we proudly presented the world's first steam Train of Lights - and it was a huge success!! A total sell out with extra dates and services added to meet the demand. Plans for our 2019 Train of Lights are well underway and we promise you will…

    Dates

    From:
    14 Dec 2019
    From:
    16 Dec 2019
    From:
    18 Dec 2019to23 Dec 2019
    From:
    27 Dec 2019to30 Dec 2019
  8. Add Breakfast with Santa to your Itinerary

    Breakfast with Santa

    Beacon Quay, Torquay

    Have breakfast with Santa and friends!

    EXPERIENCE THE MAGIC OF CHRISTMAS AT LIVING COASTS BY SITTING DOWN TO BREAKFAST WITH SANTA. 

    Meet Santa at breakfast time where you’ll get to decorate and enjoy your very own pancakes.

    Receive a special…

    Dates

    From:
    14 Dec 2019to15 Dec 2019
    From:
    21 Dec 2019to22 Dec 2019
  9. Add Breakfast with Santa to your Itinerary

    Breakfast with Santa

    Beacon Quay, Torquay

    Experience the magic of Christmas at Living Coasts by sitting down to breakfast with Santa - back for the 2019 festive season!

    -Meet Santa at breakfast time where you'll get to decorate and enjoy your very own pancakes.
    -Receive a special present…

    Dates

    From:
    14 Dec 2019to15 Dec 2019Open 09:00 - 10:30
    From:
    21 Dec 2019to22 Dec 2019Open 09:00 - 10:30
  10. Add Christmas at Paignton Zoo to your Itinerary

    Christmas at Paignton Zoo

    Paignton

    Be sure to visit us this Christmas for some festive fun!

    Meet Santa in his magical grotto and receive a fantastic present.
    Then follow the snowman trail to pick up a special prize from the elves as you leave.

    Tickets are £9.50 per child (normal…

    Dates

    From:
    14 Dec 2019to15 Dec 2019Open 10:30 - 16:00
    From:
    21 Dec 2019to24 Dec 2019Various Opening Times
  11. Add Christmas Party to your Itinerary

    Christmas Party

    PAIGNTON

    Christmas Party at Devon Bay
    Enjoy a delicious three-course festive menu and entertainment at Hoburne Devon Bay for £34.95 per person.

    Bring your friends, family or colleagues to this night of festivities and we'll do the rest. Be prepared for a…

    Dates

    From:
    14 Dec 2019Open 19:00 -
  12. Add Father Christmas visits Greenway - Greenway House to your Itinerary

    Father Christmas visits Greenway - Greenway House

    Brixham

    Father Christmas and his helpers will be stopping off at Greenway on three Saturdays in the run-up to Christmas. He'll be meeting children and sharing out keepsake gifts.

    Booking advisable

    Admission applies

    Greenway  Devon

    11:30 - 13:00

    Father…

    Dates

    From:
    14 Dec 2019
    From:
    21 Dec 2019
  13. Add Santa Express to your Itinerary

    Santa Express

    Paignton

    Santa Express 2019 - Featuring Cinderella

    Tickets go on sale in September

    We are offering a 25% discount on our Santa Express service when you purchase Train of Lights tickets.

    ​​Calling all children - both young and old! You will arrive at…

    Dates

    From:
    14 Dec 2019to15 Dec 2019
    From:
    20 Dec 2019to24 Dec 2019
  14. Add Santa In the Caves - Kents Cavern to your Itinerary

    Santa In the Caves - Kents Cavern

    Torquay

    Come and spend Christmas with us, you won't be disappointed! Join the fun this year for another incredible Santa Show with all our favourite friends.

    Join Santa and his friends in a magical underground adventure - more than just a Grotto! Tickets…

    Venue

    Kents Cavern Torquay, Torquay

    Dates

    From:
    14 Dec 2019to15 Dec 2019
    From:
    21 Dec 2019to24 Dec 2019
  15. Add The Adventure of the Christmas Pudding - Greenway House to your Itinerary

    The Adventure of the Christmas Pudding - Greenway House

    Galmpton

    Expect Christmas puddings everywhere at Agatha Christie's beloved holiday home, where her short story 'The Adventure of the Christmas Pudding' has once again inspired the Christmas decorations and activities.

    Booking not needed

    11:00 -…

    Dates

    From:
    14 Dec 2019to15 Dec 2019
    From:
    21 Dec 2019to24 Dec 2019
    From:
    27 Dec 2019to31 Dec 2019
  16. Add The Elf That Lost Santa Claus to your Itinerary

    The Elf That Lost Santa Claus

    PAIGNTON

    The Elf that Lost Santa Claus
    Meet Santa's elves Sparkles, Bumble and Mistletoe. They have been tasked with arranging an afternoon for a very special group of children to meet Santa.

    Sparkles is getting frustrated because Mistletoe is being naughty…

    Dates

    From:
    14 Dec 2019Open 10:00 -
    From:
    21 Dec 2019Open 14:00 -
  17. Add Torbay Coast and Countryside Trust -  Christmas at Cockington to your Itinerary

    Torbay Coast and Countryside Trust - Christmas at Cockington

    Torquay

    Every weekend from 30th November - 22nd December

    There is something for everyone at Cockington's Visitor Centre this festive season!

    Drop into the Visitor Centre for unique gifts, seasonal fun and crafting events. Check our website and media for…

    Dates

    From:
    14 Dec 2019to15 Dec 2019
    From:
    21 Dec 2019to22 Dec 2019
  18. Add Torbay Coast and Countryside Trust - Christmas Kids Cookery School to your Itinerary

    Torbay Coast and Countryside Trust - Christmas Kids Cookery School

    Paignton

    Saturday 14th & Monday 23rd December 10.00am - 4.00pm

    Join us for a special Christmas baking day just for kids. All the ingredients are provided to make lots of festive treats and goodies to take home and share at Christmas time!

    Only two sessions…

    Venue

    Occombe Farm, Paignton

    Dates

    From:
    14 Dec 2019
    From:
    23 Dec 2019

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