What’s on

Check out our calendar of events below to see what’s on and what you can do – many of these events are FREE and have a huge local following. If you have an event that isn’t listed – let us know by email, or by using the “Post Your Event” button below.

Apr 21 – May 1 all-day
Over 40 walks discovering Dawlish and the beautiful surrounding walks…….. Lots are free so do join in! Dawlish Walking Festival
Apr 28 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Tourist Information Centre
Join the Teignmouth and Dawlish ramblers for up to 18 miles circular walk via Holcombe, Teignmouth, Luton, Ideford and  Ashcombe. 
Apr 28 @ 7:00 pm – 10:30 pm Manor House
Rotary club of Dawlish invite you to our evening of fun – 7pm Entry £5 per person in advance –
Apr 29 @ 10:30 am – 5:00 pm Dawlish Warren Car Park
Scott Richards are supporting this walk along the South West Coast Path to Teignmouth and back.  It can be taken
Apr 29 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm Shaftesbury Theatre
Based on his autobiography, this is a tale about James Bowen, a recovering drug addict living on the streets of
Apr 29 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm St Gregory's Church
Parts two and three by GF Handel with guest soloists Anne Draisey (Soprano), Helen Haviland (contralto), Jonathan Waterworth (tenor) and
Apr 30 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm The Lawn & Piazza
A country fair with something for everyone, family fun, free face painting, small tractions engines to ride on, refreshments provided
May 1 all-day EXETER QUAY
Cycle in your own time from Exeter to Dawlish and back – starting at Exeter Quay from the Sustrans gazebo
May 6 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm The Lawn
Our stall will be tombola, splat the rat, hook a duck and children’s games
May 6 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm The Riverside Centre
An evening where you can come along and read one of your own poems or a favourite published one. You
May 6 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm Shaftesbury Theatre
A UNITED KINGDOM is based on extraordinary true events. In 1947, Seretse Khama, the King of Botswana, met Ruth Williams,
May 12 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm Shaftesbury Theatre
Oh What a Night! by the New Jersey Boys The music of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons plus a
May 13 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Piazza Dawlish
Farmers and Producers Market on the Piazza, Dawlish Lawn, every second Saturday of the Month, 10am – 2pm
May 14 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm The Piazza
Craft and Gift Market, the second Sunday of the Month, on the Piazza, Dawlish Lawn, 10am – 3pm
May 16 @ 7:30 pm shaftesbury theatre
Dawlish Musical Theatre Company. Tickets available in person from 8th – 20th May (10am-12noon daily exc. sundays) On sale no
May 17 @ 7:30 pm shaftesbury theatre
Dawlish Musical Theatre Company. Tickets available in person from 8th – 20th May (10am-12noon daily exc. sundays) On sale no
May 18 @ 7:30 pm shaftesbury theatre
Dawlish Musical Theatre Company. Tickets available in person from 8th – 20th May (10am-12noon daily exc. sundays) On sale no
May 19 @ 7:30 pm shaftesbury theatre
Dawlish Musical Theatre Company. Tickets available in person from 8th – 20th May (10am-12noon daily exc. sundays) On sale no
May 20 @ 7:30 pm shaftesbury theatre
Dawlish Musical Theatre Company. Tickets available in person from 8th – 20th May (10am-12noon daily exc. sundays) On sale no
May 27 – Jun 3 all-day
Check out the website for full programme
May 27 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm The Lawn & Strand
A day of a family fun and something for everyone . Browse the stalls in the street market on the
May 28 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm The Lawn & Strand
Vintage bicycles touring the town and Scooters displayed in the Strand, Live music from bands of era’s and a special
May 29 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm The lawn
Sit back and relax on the Lawn to the summer sounds of the Panatical Steel Band.  Whilst on tour from
May 30 all-day The lawn
Dance displays on the Lawn Time to be announced
May 31 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm The lawn
The Rotary Club will be running traditional games of the Lawn for all the family to enjoy.
Jun 1 @ 12:00 am – 4:00 am The lawn
Lots of family fictional fun today, join us for a Paddington Bear and Teddy Bears picnic. Enjoy the storytelling tent
Jun 2 @ 12:00 am – 4:00 am The lawn
A celebration of local artists and an opportunity to join in and have a go.  There will be lots of
Jun 3 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm The Lawn
Our stall will be tombola, splat the rat, hook a duck and children’s games
Jun 3 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm Shaftesbury Theatre
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them The year is 1926, and Newt Scamander (Eddie Redmayne) has just completed a
Jun 10 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Piazza Dawlish
Farmers and Producers Market on the Piazza, Dawlish Lawn, every second Saturday of the Month, 10am – 2pm
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