Back in 2014, the first Sea Fest took off:
Futures Forum: Sidmouth Sea Fest: Bank Holiday Monday: all day 21st April
And this year promises to be an even bigger event:
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Sidmouth Sea Fest
With, among other things, a special film to be previewed on the night:
Futures Forum: Sidmouth Seafest 2017: celebrating a maritime heritage
The Visit Sidmouth site has a nice overview of next weekend:
Sidmouth Sea Fest 2017
The Ham, Sidmouth
Saturday 13th May 2017
Coastal Community Celebration 10am until late
Sidmouth Sea Fest celebrates everything 'In, On and From the Sea'.
This third annual event will celebrate the vibrant coastal community of Sidmouth and encourage a spirit of shared place.
Sidmouth Sea Fest 2017 will showcase Sidmouth's activities, fisher heritage and coastal education to local people and visitors.
The coastal celebration theme harnesses energy, creativity and fun, with a focus on sustainable development, responsible tourism and community participation.
A fun filled day for all ages, weatherproof in marquees in case of rain with lots to do and take part in:
The Fish Kitchen & Prawn Cocktail Bar-offering food and drink including Sidmouth Fish Baps & other local fish dishes and top tips on fish preperation and recipes.
Creativity on the Coast-creative activities: Goyataku (Japanese fish rubbing), Flag making, t-shirt and bag for life, printing sea themed tiles and face painting.
Coastal Community Exhibition-Promoting Sidmouth's Coastal Heritage and its' future including the Sidmouth Wooley's Knitting Project
Coastal Community Zone
~Sidmouth Sea Fest Sticker Fish Hunt Trail through the town
~Sidmotuh Sea Fest Community Choir Performance
~Crafts, music, stoprytelling and games for children
~Coastal community groups: Jurassic Paddles, Sidmouth Gig Club, Sidmouth Sailing Club, Sidmouth Science Festival, Sidmouth in Bloom & More!
To find out more please visit our website www.sidseafest.net and like us on facebook
Sidmouth Sea Fest - Visit Sidmouth