Brix Fest

Brixfest, Brixham

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On May 25, 2013 to May 27, 2013
Various around Brixham harbour - see our schedule for the various locations.


Saturday 25th May: Trawler Race

Heritage Sailing Trawler Race

See the vessels in all their glory before the event at the town pontoon, then watch the race around the bay.

Live Music
Great local bands play during Saturday evening.

The traditional Saturday night firework display from the inner harbour quay. We’ll be collecting donations so please be generous – there are no charges to attend!

Sunday 26th May: Food Day

Food Market Enjoy lots of different Brixham Bites and be entertained by Chef demonstrations starring our very own Head Chef, Andy Sewell, from The Quayside.

Tea Dance

Enjoy scones & clotted cream and dance to live jazz bands under the old fish market.

Crabbing Competition
All ages welcome – prices for most caught and the biggest crab (by weight). Download an application form.

Monday 27th May: Kids Day

Imagination Tent
A ‘yurt’ style tent where young ones can dress up and invent stories or even do your Mr. Bean impression!

Build a Sea Serpent
Local school children have been designing a sea serpent – The winning entry gets built on Breakwater beach. Every one can join in and help decorate the beastie.

Kids Karaoke
Do your best X factor impression but with out Simon’s comments at the end!

Why not stay at The Quayside Hotel while visiting this festival?

Brixfest at The Quayside Hotel, Brixham

Dates: Saturday May 25th Bank Holiday weekend.
Event: Free food and chef demonstrations – look out for our Head Chef, Andy Sewell, leading the cookery demonstrations! Trawler race, live music, fireworks, tea dance, kids day. Three course dinner in our award winning restaurant, and a full freshly cooked breakfast.

Price: Prices are for dinner, bed and breakfast per night, per person:

  • Inland Room: £64.50 (per person, per night, based on two sharing for two nights min.)
  • Sea View Room: £74.50 – £79.50 (per person, per night, based on two sharing for two nights min.)
  • Superior Room: £89.50 (per person, per night, based on two sharing for two nights min.)
  • Single Room: £75 (per night, for two nights min.)