What’s On

Dukes sits slap bang in the centre of Sidmouth seafront and the town’s bustling community (it’s not all retired folk!). Over the years, our events have played a huge part in the town’s social calendar. Here’s what’s coming up at ours and in the town.


Sidmouth Folk Festival

2-8 August 2019

Celebrating its 65th year in 2019, this world-renowned festival of music, arts & food is the jewel in Sidmouth’s calendar! We are proud platinum sponsors, and have an action-packed week of live bands, open mic & more ale & cider than you can shake a Morris Man (or Woman’s!) stick at!

Sidmouth Regatta

23-25 August 2019

Sidmouth’s nautical prowess comes to the fore over the August bank holiday. Sailing and Gig races, live music, a raft race and three legged pub crawl make up some of the itinerary! The highlight this year will be the aerobatic display featuringThe RAF Chinook, Battle of Britain Memorial Flight Spitfire, BAC Strikemaster Pair aerobatic jet team and the RAF Falcons Parachute Display Team.

Mindful Chef Beach Clean

14 September 2019

We’ve partnered with the UK’s leading healthy recipe box company to host their inaugural beach clean. There team will be based at Dukes and will supply everything you need to join in. There will be drinks & prizes on offer for top litter pickers too!