Here’s a list of events in and around Sidmouth for 2019:

JANUARY
• 1 to 5 (not 2) – ‘Treasure Island’, Sidmouth Amateur Dramatic Society pantomime production at the Manor Pavilion Theatre

FEBRUARY
• 2 – Isca Ensemble South West Light Orchestral Concert, Sidmouth Parish Church 7.30pm
• 15 – Sidmouth Town Band & Guest Artistes, Sidmouth Lions Club Charity Concert at the Manor Pavilion Theatre

MARCH
• 9 – Sidmouth Lions Club Great Book Sale at St Teresa’s Church Hall, Sidmouth 9.30am
• 16 – Isca Ensemble South West Concert with Jordan Black (Clarinet), Sidmouth Parish Church 7.30pm
• 29 – Musicians of Exeter School Concert, St Giles’ Church, Sidbury 7.30pm

APRIL
• 20 to 27 (not Easter Sunday) – ‘Anything Goes’, Sidmouth Musical Theatre production at the Manor Pavilion Theatre 7.45pm

MAY 
• 4 – Isca Voices Concert, St Giles’ Church, Sidbury 7.30pm
• 16  to 18 – Devon County Show, Westpoint, Clyst-St-Mary near Exeter
• 18 – Sidmouth Sea Fest at the Ham, Sidmouth 10am until late
• 20 to 25 – Sidmouth Civic Arboretum Tree Week (guided walks, talks and outdoor events)
• 26 – Start of Sidmouth Town Band Concerts, Sundays in Connaught Gardens 8pm
• 30 – Salcombe Regis Country Fair 2-5pm
• 30 – Ottery St Mary Silver Band Concert in Connaught Gardens 7.45pm
• 31 – The Haldon Quartet Concert, St Giles’ Church, Sidbury 7.30pm
• 31 – Sidmouth Lions Club Charity Concert at the Manor Pavilion Theatre

JUNE
• Sidmouth Town Band Concerts, Sundays in Connaught Gardens 8pm
• 5 to 8 – Rowlands Fun Fair at the Ham, Sidmouth
• 8 – Isca Ensemble South West Concert with Luka Okros (piano), Sidmouth Parish Church 7.30pm, and June 9 at 3pm
• 8 to 9 – Sidmouth Literary Festival, Kennaway House
• 13 & 27 – Ottery St Mary Silver Band Concert in Connaught Gardens 7.45pm
• 15 – Sidmouth Lions Club Great Book Sale at St Teresa’s Church Hall, Sidmouth 9.30am
• 21 – Sidmouth Eats Boutique, the Ham, Sidmouth
• 27 – Start of Thursday tours of St Giles 7th Century Church, Sidbury 2.30pm
• 27 to July 1 – Secluded Gardens of Sidmouth (open gardens organised by Sidmouth in Bloom)
• 29 – Royal British Legion Drum Head Service at the Ham, Sidmouth

JULY
• Sidmouth Town Band Concerts, Sundays in Connaught Gardens 8pm
• Tours of St Giles 7th Century Church, Sidbury on Thursdays 2.30pm
• 11 & 25 – Ottery St Mary Silver Band Concert in Connaught Gardens 7.45pm
• 13 – Heart Fest Family Fun Day, the Ham, Sidmouth 10am
• 19 – Sidmouth Eats Boutique, the Ham, Sidmouth
• 21 – Sidmouth Lions Club Great Duck Derby on the River Sid in the Byes, Sidmouth 2pm

AUGUST
• Sidmouth Town Band Concerts, Sundays in Connaught Gardens 8pm
• Tours of St Giles 7th Century Church, Sidbury on Thursdays 2.30pm
• 2 to 9 – Sidmouth Folk Week. See www.sidmouthfolkweek.co.uk
• 8 & 22 – Ottery St Mary Silver Band Concert in Connaught Gardens 7.45pm
• 10 – South West Astronomy Fair, Norman Lockyer Observatory
• 16 – Sidmouth Eats Boutique, the Ham, Sidmouth
• 17 – Last Night of the Proms, Sidmouth Town Band in Connaught Gardens
• 17 – The Sid Valley Horticultural Society Gardening and Craft Show at Sidford Playing Field
• 23 – Sidmouth Air display over Sidmouth seafront (to be confirmed)
• 24 & 25 – Sidmouth Regatta
• 24 – Sidmouth Lions Club Great Book Sale at St Teresa’s Church Hall, Sidmouth 9.30am

SEPTEMBER
• Tours of St Giles 7th Century Church, Sidbury, Thursdays 2.30pm
• 1 – Final Sidmouth Town Band Concert of the season, Connaught Gardens 8pm
• Sidbury Fair Week – Fun Run & Walk September 15, Harvest Festival Service September 19, Equestrian Pleasure Ride September 22 (Hot Pennies & Sidbury Fair Day see www.sidbury.org.uk/)
• 21 – Sidmouth Classic Car Show, Sidmouth Cricket Club
• 21 to 27 – Sidmouth Walking Festival (Information 01395 516441)

• 28 – Sidmouth Illuminated Carnival

OCTOBER
• 1 to 5 – ‘Are You Being Served’ by Jeremy Lloyd and David Croft, Sidmouth Amateur Dramatic Society production at the Manor Pavilion Theatre
• 4 to 13 – Sidmouth Science Festival – www.sidmouthsciencefestival.org
• 26 – Sidmouth Lions Club Great Book Sale at St Teresa’s Church Hall, Sidmouth 9.30am

NOVEMBER
• 2 – Sidbury Bonfire & Fireworks Display, Sidbury Manor (date to be confirmed)
• 16 – Switching on of Sidmouth’s Christmas Lights
• 23 – Isca Ensemble South West Concert, Sidmouth Parish Church

DECEMBER
• 6 – Late Night Shopping in Sidmouth
• 26 – Boxing Day Swim, the Esplanade at 11am