The Strand Community Centre. 10am – 2pm
Another of our popular “Have A Go” Craft days, but this time focussing on Traditional Crafts. Free to watch or small charge to have a go under the guidance of an expert.
Poetry On The Beach
Dawlish Beach. 10.30am to 12 noon. Free
Share your love of poetry by bringing your favourite poem about the Sea, Beach or Dawlish.
Morris Dancing on The Lawn
Cats Eye Morris will dance at 12 noon & 1pm Black Bess Border will dance at 2pm
Robert Hesketh talk on Devon Festivals
Strand Community Centre 11am – 12noon plus questions. Free.
Devon’s calendar includes a rich variety of festivals, many deeply rooted in the county’s history and folklore. This well-illustrated talk delves into the origins of Wassailing at Whimple and Sandford; May Day at Lustleigh; Ale Tasting at Ashburton; Tip Tip Toeing at Gittisham; the Flaming Tar Barrels at Hatherleigh and Ottery St Mary and much more besides. www.roberthesketh.co.uk/
Gala Evening Concert with Belle Voci & Friends
St Gregory’s Church 7.30pm to 9.30pm. £12 Adults £6 Children.
50% discount on proof of benefits
Get your advance tickets from our Bookings page.
Back by popular demand! Belle Voci (Tenor Matthew Wilding and Soprano Donna-Marie Broomfield nee Hughes) and friends (Simon Dunbavand – Piano & Organ), Adrian Nuttall – Trumpet and Luca Vitale – Baritone & Cello) will be bringing the Dawlish Arts Festival Week to a close with an entertaining evening of instrumental and vocal solos and duets from the world of Classical Music, Oratorio, Opera, Musical Theatre and Film.
As well as acccompanying Matt, Donna-Marie, Adrian and Luca on the piano, Cambridge University Organ Scholar Simon Dunbavand will also be accompanying them and playing solo on St Gregory’s stunning computerised 3 manual organ.
There will also be a presentation of the winning photograph.