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Attractions & events around Strete

Local Attractions and Events

Activities and Experiences

  • Lovely walks along the coast and inland (many books/maps available to borrow)
  • Golf, swimming, gym, sauna, steam room at Dartmouth Golf and Country Club
  • Try canoeing on the Kingsbridge estuary with Singing Paddles( as featured on BBC Countryfile) -all abilities and great fun! http://www.singingpaddles.co.uk
  • Enjoy a beauty treatment or massage at the Garden Rooms in Strete
  • Birdwatching at Slapton Ley and courses/guided walks at Slapton Field Centre http://www.slapton.org/indexsfc.htm
  • The Flavel Cinema / theatre in Dartmouth http://theflavel.org.uk
  • Visit National Trust Houses - Coleton Fishacre, Greenway ( Agatha Christie's House), Overbecks, Saltram, Cotehele, Bradley Manor, Compton Castle
  • Explore Dartmoor(only 45 mins away)
  • Visit the Elizabethan Market in Totnes
  • Take a river trip up the Dart on a renovated Paddle Steamer or travel on the Steam Railway to Paignton or from Totnes to Buckfastleigh
  • For dogs - Slapton Sands beach welcomes dogs all year round and there is a dog walking field in Strete

Annual Events (look online for dates)


Delicious Dart Trail
Dartmouth Comedy Festival


Brixham Pirate Festival


Salcombe Crabfest / Blackawton Worm Charming Festival
Dart Music Festival - 2nd weekend
Devon County Show
Brixham Heritage Regatta
BrixFest Brixham


Torbay Airshow
Kingsbridge Food & Music Festival
Brixham Trawler Race
Torbay Armed Forces Day
Torbay Half Marathon
Dartmoor Classic Cycle Race
Dartmouth Arts and Crafts Weekend


Ways With Words Festival (Dartington)
Kingsbeer Beer Festival - with Dartmouth Steam Railway
Dartmouth Shakespeare Week
Totnes & District Agricultural Show


Torbay Steam Fair
Salcombe Town Regatta
Paignton Regatta
British Firework Champonships (Plymouth)
Dartmouth Royal Regatta


Kingsbridge Show
International Agatha Christie Festival (Torquay)


Dartmouth Food Festival


Candlelit Dartmouth - last weekend


Dartmouth Fatstock Show

For further information on events visit www.discoverdartmouth.com

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