What's On 2020
Whatever time of year you choose to visit, the English Riviera has a packed diary of events ranging from family-friendly festivals to awesome air displays. Make the most of our seaside setting in South Devon by heading along to the one of the many events held on our shores, include these firm favourites…
NEW Paignton Zoo’s Big Brick Safari , 5 Aug – 2 Jan 2021
Visitors to the animal-tastic attraction can catch brilliant brick builds ranging from a giant gorilla to a jumbo-sized elephant, majestic lion and even marvellous macaws as part of its brand new trail for this year.
Plus, little ones will love the all-new Interactive Zone and watch this space for details of Paignton Zoo’s evening events which offer adults the chance to visit the zoo and its animal inhabitants after hours.
Paignton Festival, 25 Jul – 2 Aug
Paignton Festival once known as Torbay Carnival has been running for over 100 years!
Over the years it has grown and now runs over nine days of free entertainment for all the family. The festival includes Anderton and Rowlands Funfair, Shopping Marquee, Charity Stalls, Live Music, Fireworks, Catering Bar and much much more. Why not grab a hot dog, sit back and relax and enjoy the atmosphere of Paignton festival 2020.
Paignton Regatta, 8 – 16 Aug
Paignton Regatta provides 9 days of traditional seaside fun with a whole host of events happening on Paignton Green.
The entertainment programme starts at 10am and finishes at 5:30pm every single day with the most varied programme of entertainment anywhere! This year will see some fantastic headline tribute acts on the main stage including and don’t miss the Bay’s biggest firework display.