Whats on in Sidmouth

Plan an even more memorable stay with the help of our diary of local events in events in Sidmouth and the surrounding area.

From nights at the theatre to a day out wandering around the gardens, there are lots of things that you can dive into on your trip. Take a look at what's happening over the next couple of months and see what you could get up to on your next Devon break.

Please check individual event websites for up to date opening details and information as all events are subject to change and cancellation, and that you are comfortable with their COVID-19 procedures before visiting. Pre-booking is often now essential.

Budleigh Salterton Literary Festival
15th September
15th - 19th September 2021

Budleigh Salterton Literary Festival

The Budleigh Salterton Literary Festival features inspiring talks, readings and conversations with talented authors of all types. 

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The Creative Craft Show
23rd September
23rd - 26th September 2021

The Creative Craft Show

Coming to Westpoint, Exeter with more than 180 exhibitors offering the latest products, ideas and innovations.

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Sidmouth Science Festival
08th October
8th - 17th October 2021

Sidmouth Science Festival

A series of mainly free and family-friendly events around Sidmouth, focused on everything to do with science. 

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Dartmouth Food Festival
22nd October
22nd - 24th October 2021

Dartmouth Food Festival

The Dartmouth Food Festival is back for 2021 with a tempting mix of delicious regional food and drink.

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Halloween fun at Crealy Adventure Park
23rd October
23rd - 31st October 2021

Halloween fun at Crealy Adventure Park

This October half term visit Devon's Crealy Great Adventure Park for some spooky adventures!

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Ottery St Mary Tar Barrels
05th November
Friday 5th November 2021

Ottery St Mary Tar Barrels

Close to Sidmouth, the historic village of Ottery St Mary in the beautiful Otter Valley hosts the world famous tar barrel rolling event every year on 5th November.

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Exeter Cathedral Christmas Market
18th November
18th November - 18th December 2021

Exeter Cathedral Christmas Market

On the Cathedral Green in Exeter, choose from an array of handmade crafts, unique gifts and decorations to kick start the festive season.

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Christmas Shopping Fayre, Westpoint
26th November
26th - 28th November 2021

Christmas Shopping Fayre, Westpoint

3 days of festive shopping all under one roof at Westpoint.

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