The July annual festival includes dog shows, car shows, concerts and dancing as well as fair rides, refreshments and a host of entertainment.
Agatha Christie Festival
takes place in September and celebrates the life and works of the most published novelist of all time, who was born in Torquay.
English Riviera Bowls Tournament
takes place over the last week in June.
Torbay Steam Fair
takes place at the beginning of August in nearby Brixham and includes exhibits of full size and miniature engines, as well as stalls and a fairground.
Torbay Poetry Festival
is held at the end of October in Torquay and celebrates its 10th year.
Torbay Food & Arts Festival
takes place in May and features over 30 stalls offering an array of local food, arts and crafts.
is held in early August; this event replaces the former regattas of Torquay, Paignton and Brixham and includes sailing events, air shows and fireworks displays, as well as plenty of on-shore entertainment.
replaces the long-running Brixham Heritage week. Held in June, highlights include the annual historic trawler races, Brixham Birdman and fireworks displays.
For listings of more events in Torbay see:www.englishriviera.co.uk