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  1. English Riviera Destination Guide
    The free English Riviera Destination Guide contains visitor information relating to: accommodation, eating out, attractions, activities.
  2. 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.
  3. 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.
  4. 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!
  5. 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.
  6. 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.
  7. Fireworks on the English Riviera from Rock Walk in Torquay, Devon
    See what's happening this month on the English Riviera.

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  1. Add Babbacombe Model Village - Illuminations to your Itinerary

    Babbacombe Model Village - Illuminations

    Torquay

    FORTHCOMING DATES & LIGHT UP TIMES 2021

    SEPTEMBER - Sep 11th & 15th - Lights on from 7.45pm to 9.30pm (last entry 8.30pm)

    OCTOBER HALF TERM - Oct 27th, 28th & 29th only - Lights on from 6.30pm to 8.00pm (Park open 10am to last entry 6.30pm, close…

    Venue

    Babbacombe Model Village, Torquay

    Dates

    From:
    27 Oct 2021to29 Oct 2021
    From:
    18 Dec 2021to24 Dec 2021
    From:
    27 Dec 2021to31 Dec 2021
  2. Add That'll Be The Day to your Itinerary

    That'll Be The Day

    Torquay

    That’ll Be The Day’s Rock & Roll Christmas show has been running for over thirty years and has grown into the most popular touring production in the U.K.
    Refreshed every year, the show combines the best pop Christmas classics and traditional…

    Venue

    Princess Theatre Torquay, Torquay

    Dates

    From:
    22 Nov 2021
    From:
    10 Apr 2022

    Indicative Availability

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  3. Add Train of Lights to your Itinerary

    Train of Lights

    PAIGNTON

    WE WERE PROUD WINNERS OF FOUR PRESTIGIOUS AWARDS IN 2019!!

    Before you read down for all the lovely details of the 2020 Train of Lights, a few words on the unusual situation we all find ourselves in. . . . .

    ​We are extraordinarily delighted to…

    Dates

    From:
    24 Nov 2021
    From:
    26 Nov 2021to28 Nov 2021
    From:
    1 Dec 2021to23 Dec 2021
    From:
    27 Dec 2021to30 Dec 2021
  4. Add Christmas Craft Fayre - Lupton House to your Itinerary

    Christmas Craft Fayre - Lupton House

    Brixham

    Our annual Christmas Craft Fayre is back 10am - 4pm 27th-28th November, 2021 
    Free Entry, Cafe and Shop Open

    £1 per car

    Lupton House is a Grade II* building set in beautiful parkland on he outskirts of Brixham. To the south of the main house…

    Dates

    From:
    27 Nov 2021to28 Nov 2021
  5. 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:
    27 Nov 2021
    From:
    26 Nov 2022
  6. Add Winter Fest - Torre Abbey to your Itinerary

    Winter Fest - Torre Abbey

    Torquay

    Join us for our 4th Winter Fest event here at Torre Abbey!
    This year we will be hosting it in the stunning setting of the Spanish Barn as well as the in the house itself, as part of the Abbey Christmas programme of events.
    This charming event offers…

    Venue

    Torre Abbey, Torquay

    Dates

    From:
    27 Nov 2021to28 Nov 2021
  7. Add The Magic of Christmas to your Itinerary

    The Magic of Christmas

    Paignton

    Experience THE MAGIC OF CHRISTMAS this December!

    Featuring festive favourites including IT’S BEGINNING TO LOOK A LOT LIKE CHRISTMAS, SANTA CLAUS IS COMING TO TOWN and WHITE CHRISTMAS.

    Torbay’s ultimate Christmas show is guaranteed to get you in…

    Venue

    Palace Theatre Paignton, Paignton

    Dates

    From:
    1 Dec 2021to3 Dec 2021
  8. Add Seaside Santa Run to your Itinerary

    Seaside Santa Run

    BRIXHAM

    This is an off road 3k fun run for charity, hosted by Brixham Harriers in conjunction with Brixham Soroptomists on flat level paths.

    The event will start and finish under the historical Old Brixham Fish Market on the harbour. Running out past the…

    Dates

    From:
    5 Dec 2021
  9. Add Murder Mystery Night: Back to the 80s to your Itinerary

    Murder Mystery Night: Back to the 80s

    Torquay

    Murder Mystery Night: Back to the 80s
    This promises to be a fun night of mystery!

    Can you guess whodunnit? Our popular murder mystery evenings with the Candlelight Theatre Company see all guests turn into super sleuths.

    The action begins over…

    Dates

    From:
    9 Dec 2021
  10. Add Cinderella to your Itinerary

    Cinderella

    Torquay

    Cinderella - awaiting further details

    The Princess Theatre is located on Torquay’s stunning seafront with exquisite views showing off Torbay’s scenic beauty. The theatre is located almost halfway between Torquay's iconic harbour and the famous…

    Venue

    Princess Theatre Torquay, Torquay

    Dates

    From:
    10 Dec 2021to12 Dec 2021
    From:
    14 Dec 2021to19 Dec 2021
    From:
    21 Dec 2021to24 Dec 2021
    From:
    26 Dec 2021to31 Dec 2021
    From:
    2 Jan 2022

    Indicative Availability

    Book Cinderella Online (opens in a new window)

  11. Add The Holly Ball to your Itinerary

    The Holly Ball

    Torquay

    The Holly Ball 2021 will be held at the Grand Hotel, Torquay on Friday 17th December 2021. The dress code is strictly black tie, entry is subject to all guests adhering to the dress code below. Guests may either wear Dinner Jackets and Bow Ties, or…

    Dates

    From:
    17 Dec 2021
  12. Add Jack and the Beanstalk to your Itinerary

    Jack and the Beanstalk

    Paignton

    Jack’s back in 2021!

    “A masterclass on how to deliver first class entertainment”, “it is all about the audience’s enjoyment” and “a magical experience” were just three of the comments received for Sleeping Beauty last Christmas.

    Now Jack’s back to…

    Venue

    Palace Theatre Paignton, Paignton

    Dates

    From:
    18 Dec 2021to19 Dec 2021
    From:
    21 Dec 2021
    From:
    23 Dec 2021
    From:
    26 Dec 2021to30 Dec 2021
    From:
    1 Jan 2022to2 Jan 2022
  13. Add Paignton Lions Club Walk into the Sea to your Itinerary

    Paignton Lions Club Walk into the Sea

    Paignton

    Our Annual Walk into the Sea event, raising funds for local good causes, takes place on Boxing Day each year on Paignton Sea Front Beach at 12 noon.

    Each year hundreds of fundraisers don optional fancy dress and at the starter's command swiftly…

    Dates

    From:
    26 Dec 2021
  14. Add Step into Christmas to your Itinerary

    Step into Christmas

    Torquay

    The festive season is approaching and the place to be to enjoy the biggest party in town is happening twenty-one times over right here! The mood will be right, and the spirit of goodwill will abound with this super sparkling family show, Step into…

    Venue

    Babbacombe Theatre, Torquay

    Dates

    From:
    27 Oct 2021to22 Dec 2021Various Opening Times
    From:
    26 Dec 2021
    From:
    1 Jan 2022
  15. Add Cinderella to your Itinerary

    Cinderella

    Paignton

    Get swept away by one of the most enchanting fairy tales of all time, as Wonder Productions brings us the most loved pantomime of them all – Cinderella

    This classic rags to riches story tells us of beautiful young girl who is cruelly treated by her…

    Venue

    Palace Theatre Paignton, Paignton

    Dates

    From:
    9 Jan 2022

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