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Save The Date!

This year, we have a fantastic range of Pop Up Fundraising events, from a chilli cook off to a black tie dinner at the Royal Dart Yacht Club. Check out the events listed below and save the date in your diary!

Dartmouth Academy Event (Friday, 17th May) 

On Friday 17 May 2019, Dartmouth Food Festival is delighted to be holding its first ever joint fundraising event with the Dartmouth Academy. 

The evening will be hosted in The Academy’s first floor restaurant, which has a wonderful view over the town and the Harbour and will be specially prepared for the event by students and staff. There are only a few last minute tickets available. Tickets cost £25p.p.


Chilli Cook Off (Sunday, 9th June) 

Come to the great Chilli Cook Off, a competition dedicated to the quest of finding the best bowl of chilli in town, at the Market Square on Sunday, 9th June 2019. 

The competition will be red hot with 10 establishments battling it out to become The Public’s Choice, Judge’s Choice and a new category Best Vegetarian option. Tickets cost £8.50p.p. with free entry for children under 12.


Black Tie Dinner at RDYC (Saturday, 20th July)

The Royal Dart Yacht Club is delighted to be hosting a fundraising Black Tie Supper on the Terrace on Saturday, 20th July 2019 in aid of the Dartmouth Food Festival.  

Please join us on the Terrace from 7pm where we will kick off with a drink courtesy of our Sponsors, Salcombe Gin, a delightful dinner and a Money Can’t Buy Auction too!  Tickets are £35 per person.


An Evening Tasting with Salcombe Gin (Thursday, 15th August)

Come to this lovely new venue, Moor at 13, in Kingswear from 7.30pm to 8pm.

Throughout the evening you can expect to be informed and entertained by Salcombe Gin, who are not only supplying their delicious spirit for the event but will also be talking you through the intricacies of gin production, and bringing along their mixologist to talk you through the making of different cocktails.

You will, of course, be able to sample these cocktails, along with canapes created to complement each drink for just £20 per person.  CLICK HERE TO BUY YOUR TICKETS NOW


The Angel Lunch (Wednesday, 18th September)more information to follow soon


Feast at Flavel (Saturday, 12th October) - more information to follow soon


The Seahorse Lunch (Thursday, 5th December)more information to follow soon