What’s on this August | Salcombe & Surrounding Area

Summer is here and we have been enjoying the fantastic weather so far, the glistening clear sea and the beautiful sun shining across Salcombe and the surrounding coastline.

If you live here or are visiting for a summer vacation we have the very best activities, offers and events for you to enjoy!

First and foremost the Salcombe Town Regatta runs from Saturday 11th – 18th August 2018 and there will be lots of exciting activities running within this week for you to get involved in.

South Sands Hotel: The sandcastle competition: FIND OUT MORE

Salcombe Gin Cycle Social: Hosted by Letsgovelo – Cycle events, bike rental and holidays. Facebook page HERE.

Firework display: In salcombe on Thursday 16th August, make sure to get there nice and early to get a good spot.

The winking Prawn Group: Live Music Bear Island Saturday 11th August: FIND OUT MORE

Salcombe: Schooner Port: Wednesday, August 15th, 4pm at Cliff House : ‘Salcombe: Schooner Port’. A slideshow presentation by Roger Barrett of Salcombe Maritime Museum about Salcombe’s heyday as a shipbuilding and shipowning port famed for its clipper fruit schooners.

Salcombe Finest: Availability – W/C 28th July Vine House – sleeps 10, priced at £5500, W/C 3rd August Broad Downs Barn – sleeps 14, priced at £3950, W/C 17th Aug Landmark – sleeps 14-20, priced at £4550 / £5990, W/C 24th Aug Watch Hill – sleeps 11, priced at £3350, Landmark – sleeps 14-20, priced at £4550 / £5990, W/C 25th Aug High House – sleeps 8, priced at £4850.

Buckland Tout-Saints – Charity Dog Show Saturday 11th August 2018. This is a free event and we are working with Gables Farm FIND OUT MORE

Buckland Tout-Saints – Afternoon Tea offering throughout August to commemorate the RAF 100, with a donation going directly to the RAF 100 FIND OUT MORE

Salcombe Art Club:Stephen Thomas 28 July – 11 August

Pennywell Farm: National Qualifier Sheepdog Trials, Wednesday 1st August FIND OUT MORE

Pennywell Farm: Hawk Eye Falconry UK, 11th and 12th August FIND OUT MORE

Start Point Sailings: Sail for the day with your family or friends taking advantage of our Special Deal weeks of £350 per day, Share a yacht for £195 for 2 persons, or book an individual space for yourself, to sail with us from Salcombe to Plymouth or Plymouth to Salcombe, and build your individual expencience.  from £30 per person. FIND OUT MORE

Discovery Surf: SUMMER COURSE £99 per person for the week (1.5 hour lesson each day) at Bigbury. 8-16 year olds, SURF CAMP: £60 per person per day. At Challaborough 8-16 year olds. Family and Group surf lessons each day and Private SUP lessons available. Surfboards, Paddleboards, kayaks, bodyboards, and wetsuits can be hired from our locations at Bigbury on-Sea and Challaborough. FIND OUT MORE

If you have any questions then our lovely team at the Salcombe TIC are always there to help, you can pop in or simple get in touch by calling 01548 843927.