Archives: What's On

29th
Jul
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26th
Aug

Summer events at Dartington

Throughout August, from early evening the beautiful estate at Dartington transforms into a thriving venue for concerts and events. Its ancient buildings, stunning gardens and welcoming inn provide the perfect spot to experience some of the world’s best musicians and enjoy Dartington’s warm hospitality. The doors of the magnificent medieval Great Hall are thrown open along with Dartington’s other wonderful buildings and spaces, to present concerts of all kinds. From opera and choral concerts, jazz and folkchamber and worldmusic theatreartsfilm and literature, there’s a vibrant sequence of live music and events throughout the whole month of August, and a really festive atmosphere. With up to three performances every night, you can fill your summer with world-class concerts by world-famous musicians, in the beautiful setting of Dartington’s wonderful grounds. Come and join us!
14th
Aug
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26th
Aug

Totnes Carnival

Including traditional events throughout the week: Children’s Fancy Dress and the fun ‘Odd Object Competition’. Grand Carnival Procession on 19th August. Starts around 6pm.

Event Schedule:

12th - 26th August - Odd Object & Art Competition. Entry forms £1 from Paper Works, High Street and Beaumont & Brown, Fore Street

Wednesday 16th August - Euchre at the Dartmouth Inn from 8 pm (Entry £2)

Thursday 17th August - Children's Fancy Dress Competition at Methodist Church Hall, Fore Street from 2 pm

Floral Dance from 7 pm

Darts Competition at the Dartmouth Inn (Entry £2)

Friday 18th August - Open Angling Competition at the Steamer Quay (Entry £2) Fishing time from 4.30 - 8.30 pm

Saturday 19th August - The Totnes Festival at Borough Park from 11 am with food, music, refreshments, games and races

Grand Procession with Totnes Town Band from 6 pm

Sunday 20th August - Quiz at Dartmouth Inn from 8.30 pm (Entry £2)

17th
Aug

Bay Horse Inn presents . . .

Open mic and jam session Eli and friends hosting – please come along for great music and great jamming.
19th
Aug

Totnes Festival

Coming to Totnes, the first Totnes Festival. You will find us on Borough Park on 19th of August 2017. GREAT MUSIC, GREAT FOOD, GREAT BEER + Much more for you and your families, including face painting, races, tug 'o war. From 12pm to 11pm. Free Admission.
19th
Aug

Kingsbridge Farmers Market

You'll find everything you'd expect from a farmers market and more at the Kingsbridge Famers Market which takes place on the first and third Saturday of the month from 9am - 1pm. Fruit and vegetables with as many as possible locally grown. A glistening array of fresh fish and crab landed locally. The smell of freshly baked bread and pastries still warm from the oven. Fresh meat served by the farmers who tended their livestock, properly hung and from contented animals. Luscious handmade cakes, a wide range of homemade preserves and sauces, cheeses, locally grown flowers, plants and herbs, pate's, pies, pasties and honey from Dartmoor. Free range eggs and local ale. An interesting and varied selection of local craft stalls - perfect for a gift to take home or for treating yourself.
19th
Aug

Border Lands

A mixture of tunes from various British and European traditions, as well as some original compositions, played on the border bag-pipes by Robin Andrews. Also, airs on the recorder and tin whistle. Entrance by suggested donation of £5.  Proceeds towards restoration of the stained glass windows. Coffee & home-made cakes also available for sale. 11.00am—12 noon Saturday 19 August. Doors open 10.30am
20th
Aug

Totnes Good Food Sunday Market

One of the best places to try the delicious delights of what Totnes and the surrounding area has to offer is at the Totnes Good Food Sunday Market. Held on the 3rd Sunday of each month throughout the year, this award winning market has a reputation for offering a wide range of quality produce from dozens of local producers. Whether you’re looking for a tasty souvenir to take home or a unique gift, there’s plenty to keep your taste buds happy. There is no better place to talk food, taste food and buy food!

20th
Aug

Bay Horse Inn presents . . .

RONNIE JONES QUARTET Ronnie, Joss Kid and co. One of our favourite bands.
21st
Aug

Bay Horse Inn presents . . .

Open folk session General, instrument led – all welcome.
22nd
Aug

Bay Horse Inn presents . . .

PURL AND A PINT 6pm to 8pm (ish) in the front bar. Bring your own project or we can provide needles and wool. All crafters welcome.