Holiday in Devon

Top 5 Things To Do This August

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Calendar iconPosted 9th Aug 2018

August has arrived and the sizzling Summer heatwave looks set to stay according to weather reports, so why not take a trip to beautiful South Devon? Here is a round up of this month’s top 5 things to do in the local area and right here at our family run holiday parks on the English Riviera

1. Paignton Regatta – Now – 12 August

It’s that time again of year again when Paignton plays host its very own Regatta.  Head down to the seaside town for lots of live entertainment and over 80 hours of FREE family fun, plus food stalls and a bar. And don’t miss the dazzling fireworks display on 10 August at 9.30pm on Paignton Green. For more info, visit Paignton Regatta website.


2. Torre Abbey Outdoor Cinema – 16 – 27 August

After the huge success of last year’s festival, Torre Abbey have once again teamed up with the Barn Cinema and Dartington Arts to bring you some amazing al fresco screenings of some of the best films ever made, all of which you can watch underneath the stars. All these films will be hosted in the beautiful grounds of Torre Abbey and you can check out the full film lineup on the Dartington website here.

Torre Abbey Cinema

3. The Netherlands National Circus – 15 August -2 September

The circus is in town! The Netherlands National Circus is back with a brand new show offering something for everyone. Sit back and enjoy some top class entertainment inside the theatre-style big top over the course of 2 hours.

Their show will have you on the edge of your seats with laughter, excitement and suspense. Check out the Netherlands National Circus website for more info.


4. Entertainment At Beverley Holidays – Throughout August

You don’t have to go anywhere if you don’t want to, with plenty of action to be had right here on Beverley Holidays. Hot foot it to our Starlight Bar and Saltwater Pub for nightly bingo, quizzes, live performances and party games. 

Plus, Lorraine Crosby will be wowing the crowds on Saturday 11 July with her sensational voice which featured in Meatloaf’s legendary ‘I’d Do Anything For Love, But I Won’t Do That’ hit single, and not forgetting jam-packed daytime activities for all the family.

Entertainment at Beverley

5. Torbay Royal Regatta – 25 – 29 August.

The Torbay Royal Regatta is an event held to celebrate sporting in Torbay and consists of sailing, rowing and a 10k run.

There’s also fireworks at the end of the regatta to celebrate another year of sporting in Torbay.  Click through to the Torbay Regatta website for more information.

Torbay Regatta

Make the most of this hot summer and all these fun and exciting events by booking your August break today on 01803 843887 or by clicking here.

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