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Whether you want to plan your visit around a specific event, or just want to check out what is going on right now, here is a taster of what Dartmouth has in store.

Every year Dartmouth is home to some wonderful annual events from a Comedy and Music Festival held each Spring, Woofstock UK in early August a pawsome celebration for dogs, the Dartmouth Royal Regatta in August, to the Food Festival which takes place in the Autumn and Candlelit Dartmouth in the Winter, something all year round to suit everyone!.

Dart Music Festival - In May the annual Dart Music Festival takes over the town and for 3 days.

Dartmouth’s Arts & Crafts Weekend - June -  Artists, sculptors, potters and other craft workers take over the Royal Avenue Gardens.

Dartmouth Shakespeare Week - July -  local thespians The Inn Theatre Company put on an outdoor performance at Dartmouth Castle.

Rockfish Crab Party - August festival of the crab the Rockfish Crab Party pays tribute to the cracking crustaceans that grace our shores.

Dartmouth Regatta - The Port of Dartmouth Royal Regatta transforms the town into a hub of water-borne festivities.

Woofstock UK  -  August 5th 2017 will see Dartmouth becoming the new host for this unique event for dogs & dog lovers.

Dartmouth Galleries Week - October The annual Galleries Week. Local galleries welcome visitors to see new shows.

Dartmouth Food Festival - October,  celebrates local produce and food producers as well as local eateries and chefs.

Candlelit Dartmouth - Get into the festive spirit with a magical candlelit procession and the arrival of Father Christmas by boat.

Dartmouth Farmer Market - Find a wide range of wonderful produce all locally sourced by local people and Dartmouth Farmers Market, it held in the Old Market Square every second Saturday of the month from 9am to 1pm. 

The Mayflower 2020 - In August 2020 the town of Dartmouth will be celebrating the 400th anniversary of the Pilgram Fathers setting sail from Bayards Cove, Dartmouth, to the New World America.

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