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Dartmouth Regatta 2018

Dartmouth Regatta 2018


Not long to go until we embark upon a week of fun-filled activities in and around Dartmouth for the annual Regatta!
It all kicks off on Saturday 25th August with events such as the Regatta Dog Show and Junior Dinghy racing, and wrapping up on Saturday 1st September with a fantastic closing ceremony and Fireworks display!
We’ve included the 2018 Daily Programme for your information! …And don’t forget, we are based at 11 Foss Street, so make sure to pop in and have a look at our many pieces of beautiful artwork from artists such as Simon Clarke and Nicola Rowles, and our wide selection of home-wares… the perfect souvenir!!
 

Saturday 25th August
09.30 Tennis Tournament, Coronation Park 
10.00 Swimming Gala, Dartmouth Swimming Pool
10.00 Junior Dinghy Racing, River Dart
11.30 Regatta Fete - Royal Avenue Gardens
11.45 Dartington Morris Men, Royal Avenue Gardens
12.30 Professor Bumble, Royal Avenue Gardens
13.30 Totnes Town Band, The Bandstand
15.00 Regatta Dog Show, Royal Avenue Gardens
19.30 Regatta Proms, The Bandstand

 

Sunday 26th August
09.00 Local Rowing Heats - River Dart
09.30 Tennis Tournament - Coronation Park
10.00 Junior Dinghy Racing, River Dart
15.00 Regatta Praise, The Bandstand 

 

Monday 27th August
09.00 Local Rowing Heats - River Dart
09.30 Tennis Tournament - Coronation Park
10.00 Junior Dinghy Racing, River Dart
14.00 Music - Hot Club of Stonehouse, The Bandstand 
19.30 Darts Competition, Anzac Club

 

Tuesday 28th August
09.00 Tennis Tournament - Coronation Park
10.00 Junior Dinghy Racing, River Dart
11.55 Regatta Recitals, St Saviours Church
14.00 Yacht Passage Race, Torbay to River Dart
18.30 Regatta Great Gatsby Ball, The Guildhall
19.30 Darts Competition, Anzac Club

 

Wednesday 29th August
09.00 Waterborne Treasurer Hunt, The River Dart 
09.00 Junior Scavenger Hunt, Around the Tow
09.30 Tennis Tournament - Coronation Park
10.00 Offshore Yacht Racing, Start Bay
10.00 Golf Tournament, Dartmouth Golf and Country Club 
10.00 Street Market, North Embankment
11.55 Regatta Recitals, St Petrox Church
17.30 Junior Dinghy Demonstration, South Embankment
19.30 Regatta Opening Ceremony, The Bandstand
20.00 Beat the Retreat, South Embankment
20.30 Music - Mafia 4, The Bandstand 

 

Thursday 30th August
09.00 West of England ARA Rowing, River Dart
09.30 Tennis Tournament, Coronation Park
10.00 Offshore yacht racing, Start Bay
10.00 Street Market, North Embankment
10.30 Children’s Fancy Dress Competition, Royal Avenue Gardens
10.00 Sunsail Family Fun Zone, Coronation Park
11.30 Ice Cream Eating Competition, Bandstand
11.55 Regatta Recitals, St Saviours Church
12.00 Regatta Sundowner, Coronation Park
12.00 Music in the Market - Becky Brine Duo
12.00 Professor Bumble, Royal Avenue Gardens and Embankment
12.00 Elfic the Jester, Royal Avenue Gardens and Embankment
12.30 Devon & Somerset ATC Wing Band, South Embankment
14.00 Music - Mick & Lucy, The Bandstand 
18.00 Sailing Prizegiving - Junior Dinghy Series, Dartmouth Yacht Club
18.45 Sailing Prizegiving - Passage Race, Dartmouth Yacht Club
19.00 Sailing Prizegiving - Offshore Yacht Racing, Dartmouth Yacht Club
19.00 Presentation of the West of England ARA Rowing Trophies, The Bandstand
20.30 Music - Louise Parker Quartet, The Bandstand 

 

Friday 31st August
09.00 Local Rowing Finals - River Dart
09.00 Junior Crab Fishing Competition, South Embankment (starts at 10.00)        
09.15 Regatta Bowls, The Bowling Club, Victoria Road
09.30 Tennis Tournament - Coronation Park
10.00 Offshore Yacht Racing, Start Bay
10.00 Street Market, North Embankment
10.00 Sunsail Family Fun Zone, Coronation Park
10.00 Waiters and Waitresses Races, South Embankment
10.30 Barrel Rolling, Boatfloat Bridge
11.30 Trolley Grand Prix - Junior, Boatfloat Bridge 
11.45 Trolley Grand Prix - Senior, Boatfloat Bridge 
11.55 Regatta Recitals, St Petrox Church
12.00 Pavement Artists Competition, The Quay (opposite Royal Castle Hotel
12.00 Professor Bumble, Royal Avenue Gardens and Embankment
12.30 Devon & Somerset ATC Wing Band, South Embankment
14.30 Music - Chris Thomas, The Bandstand 
14.30 Rattlebox Theatre, Bayards Fort
16.00 Music - Four Play, The Bandstand 
17.00 Newfoundland Friends, River Dart, Off South Embankment
18.00 RNLI Search and Rescue Demonstration, River Dart
18.30 Local Rowing Presentations, The Bandstand
18.30 Sailing Prizegiving - Thursday’s Yacht Racing, Dartmouth Yacht Club
20.30 Music - Dr Oz, The Bandstand 
21.00 Illuminated River Procession, River Dart

 

Saturday 1st September
09.00 Stand Up Paddleboarding, River Dart
09.30 Tennis Tournament, Coronation Park
10.00 Pilot Gig Racing, River Dart
10.00 Offshore Yacht Racing, Start Bay
10.00 Street Market, North Embankment
10.00 Sunsail Family Fun Zone, Coronation Park
11.00  Bungee Rowing, The Boatfloat
11.30 Rattlebox Theatre, Bayards Fort
11.55 Regatta Recitals, St Saviour’s Church
12.00 Music in the Market - Ed Hills- The Market
12.00 Elfic the Jester, Royal Avenue Gardens and Embankment
13.30 RNLI Search and Rescue Demonstration, River Dart
13.30 Fun Run, The Embankment
14.00 Road Race, starting from Boatfloat Bridge
14.10 Youth’s Road Race, starting from Boatfloat Bridge
14.30 Rattlebox Theatre, Bayards Fort
15.00 Steam Boat Rally, River Dart
15.30 Elfic the Jester, Royal Avenue Gardens and Embankment
15.30 Review of Classic Craft, River Dart
16.00 Road Race Presentations, The Bandstand
16.30 Flyboarding with James Prestwood, River Dart
17.00 Newfoundland Friends, River Dart, Off South Embankment
17.00 Sailing Prizegiving - Friday Yacht Racing, Dartmouth Yacht Club
20.30 Grand Draw, The Bandstand
20.30 Music - I Love Amp, The Bandstand 
21.00 Fireworks, Mid River
21.30 Closing Ceremony, The Bandstand
21.45 Music - I Love Amp, The Bandstand 

Please note: Details of events have been sourced from www.dartmouthregatta.co.uk and are subject to change. For up to date details and edits, please visit the Dartmouth Regatta website directly. Rowbury accepts no responsibility for changes to the scheduled events. 


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