Events In Sidmouth 2017

SIDMOUTH DIARY OF EVENTS 2017

JANUARY   no events notified

FEBRUARY

  • 11 - Sidmouth Lions Club Charity Concert at the Manor Pavilion Theatre featuring Sidmouth Town Band
  • 14 - Pancake Race on Sidmouth Esplanade organised by the Rotary Club of Sid Valley 2.30pm

MARCH

  • 4 - Sidmouth Lions Club Great Book Sale at St Teresa’s Church Hall, Sidmouth 9.30am
  • 27 - Sidmouth Litfest. Charity Lunch at Sidholme Hotel with actor and author Maureen Lipman, tickets available from Winstone's £25.

APRIL

  • 15 to 22 (not Easter Sunday) - ‘42nd Street’, Sidmouth Musical Theatre production at the Manor Pavilion Theatre
  • 23 - ‘A Walk on The Wild Side’, St George’s Day Family Fun Walk from the Ham, Sidmouth to Sidford Social Hall organised by Sid Valley Rotary 2.30pm

MAY

  • 8 to 13 - ‘Brassed Off’ by Paul Allen, Sidmouth Amateur Dramatic Society & Sidmouth Town Band production at the Manor Pavilion Theatre
  • 13 - Sidmouth Sea Fest at the Ham, Sidmouth 10am until late
  • 16 - Sidmouth Litfest. Lunch and illustrated talk with Lord Strathcarron on the life of Sir Francis Chichester at Sidmouth Sailing Club, tickets available from Winstone's
  • 18 to 20 - Devon County Show, Westpoint, Clyst-St-Mary near Exeter
  • 20 - Sidmouth Lions Club Charity Concert at the Manor Pavilion Theatre
  • 21 - Sid Vale Athletic Meeting Sports Day on Sidford Rugby Field
  • 23 - Sidmouth Litfest. Literary lunch with author Felix Francis, son of writer and jockey Dick Francis at Sidholme Hotel, tickets £25 available from Winstone's
  • 24 - ‘Walk in The Woods’ Sidmouth Arboretum afternoon event for children (with guided walk for adults) at Sidholme Hotel Music Room
  • 25 - Summer Hopper Bus service starts
  • 25 - Ottery St Mary Silver Band Concert in Connaught Gardens 7.45pm
  • 28 - Start of Sidmouth Town Band Concerts, Sundays in Connaught Gardens 8pm

JUNE

  • Summer Hopper Bus service
  • Sidmouth Town Band Concerts, Sundays in Connaught Gardens 8pm
  • 1 - Salcombe Regis Country Fair
  • 1, 15, 29 - Ottery St Mary Silver Band Concert in Connaught Gardens 7.45pm
  • 3 - Sidmouth Lions Club Great Book Sale at St Teresa’s Church Hall, Sidmouth 9.30am
  • 16 & 17 - ‘Heart & Soul’, extracts from literature with music & song, Sidmouth Amateur Dramatic Society production at Sidford Social Hall
  • 23 & 25 - Sidmouth Literary Festival 2017 at Kennaway House (www.sidmouthlitfest.co.uk)
  • 29 - Start of Thursday tours of St Giles 7th Century Church, Sidbury 2.30pm
  • 29 to July 3 - Secluded Gardens of Sidmouth (open gardens organised by Sidmouth in Bloom)

JULY

  • Summer Hopper Bus service
  • Sidmouth Town Band Concerts, Sundays in Connaught Gardens 8pm
  • Tours of St Giles 7th Century Church, Sidbury on Thursdays 2.30pm
  • 6 to 19 -  Sidmouth Society of Artists Annual Exhibition at Kennaway House
  • 9 - First Sid Vale Scout Group Fete at the Ham
  • 9 -  Sidmouth Lions Club Great Duck Derby on the River Sid in the Byes from 2pm
  • 13, 27 - Ottery St Mary Silver Band Concert in Connaught Gardens 7.45pm

AUGUST

  • Summer Hopper Bus service (not Folk Week)
  • Sidmouth Town Band Concerts, Sundays in Connaught Gardens 8pm
  • Tours of St Giles 7th Century Church, Sidbury on Thursdays 2.30pm
  • 4 to 11 - Sidmouth Folk Week
  • 10, 24 - Ottery St Mary Silver Band Concert in Connaught Gardens 7.45pm
  • 12 - South West Astronomy Fair, Norman Lockyer Observatory
  • 19 - Last Night of the Proms, Sidmouth Town Band in Connaught Gardens
  • 19 - The Sid Valley Horticultural Society Flower and Craft Show at Sidford Playing Field
  • 22-24 Railway Memorabilia and Photographic Exhibition at Kennaway House.
  • 24 -  Woolbrook Flower and Craft Show at St Francis Church Hall, Woolbrook  CANCELLED
  • 25 - Battle of Britain Memorial Flight and RAF Red Arrows display over Sidmouth seafront (5.50pm BBMF, 6pm Red Arrows)
  • 26 & 27 - Sidmouth Regatta
  • 26 - Sidmouth Lions Club Great Book Sale at St Teresa’s Church Hall, Sidmouth 9.30am

SEPTEMBER

  • Summer Hopper Bus service - to the end of the month
  • Tours of St Giles 7th Century Church, Sidbury, Thursdays 2.30pm - to 28 September 
  • 3 - Final Sidmouth Town Band Concert of the season, Connaught Gardens 8pm
  • 9 - Sidbury Fair Week - Horticultural Show
  • 10 - Fun Run & Walk
  • 12 - Hot Pennies at 12 noon
  • 13 - Sidbury Fair Day
  • 14 - Harvest Festival Service
  • 17 - Equestrian Pleasure Ride September
  • 23 - Sidmouth Illuminated Carnival 2017
  • 24 to 29 - Sidmouth Walking Festival (Information 01395 516441)

OCTOBER

  • 7 to 15 - Sidmouth Science Festival - www.sidmouthsciencefestival.org
  • 21 - Sidmouth Lions Club Great Book Sale at St Teresa’s Church Hall, Sidmouth 9.30am

NOVEMBER

  • 4 - Sidbury Bonfire & Fireworks Display, Sidbury Manor (date to be confirmed)
  • 18 - Switching on of Sidmouth’s Christmas Lights
  • 24 - ‘Celebration of Trees’ Sidmouth Arboretum Event in the Cellar Bar, Kennaway House

DECEMBER

  •  1 - Late Night Shopping in Sidmouth (date to be confirmed)
  • 26 - Boxing Day Swim, the Esplanade at 11am

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