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Events

Blackpool Sands holds various fun events in the summer for the whole family, including:

Easter Saturday Car Boot Sale - TBA for 2020
Check back soon for the 2020 details of our fundraiser for the #2minutebeachclean ….
Weekend of 13th & 14th June 2020 - Dartmouth Triathlon

If you’re up early, pop down to Blackpool Sands and watch the sixth annual Dartmouth Sprint Triathlon event!  New for 2020, the event is to become a weekend event with competitions both days.  See Sportiva Events for further details.

The event starts off at 7.30am and consists of a 750M sea swim, a 20K bike ride and a 5K run. There’s also a shorter Supersprint version… or you could just come and have breakfast!

https://www.sportivaevents.co.uk/events/dartmouth-triathlon/

10th - 12th July 2020 - Tunes on the Sands - Music Festival on the beach!
 
TUNES ON THE SANDS 2020 – Returning for an amazing second year, grab your ticket for the hottest new three-day beach festival – set on beautiful Blackpool Sands in south Devon, just 5 miles from Dartmouth. With a backdrop of scenic forests and hills, this is a truly unique event mixing top bands, a silent disco, a mouth-watering selection of food from all round the world, local beers, ciders and a cocktail bar, a gin terrace, plus coffee and juice bars, waffles, churros and crepes, there’s definitely something for everybody!  To complete your weekend, there is camping and glamping on offer with a shuttle bus or if you prefer, day parking down on the beach (payable separately at the beach).
 
Billy Ocean is headlining on the Saturday, more top acts being announced soon.  All tickets are available from Tunes in the Dunes on https://tunesonthesands.com/tickets/ 
 
‘Tunes on the Sands’ is born from the incredible festival ‘Tunes in the Dunes’ on Perranporth beach in Cornwall, that has seen artists such as Status Quo, John Newman, UB40 ft Ali, Astro & Mickey, Clean Bandit, Dizzee Rascal, the Waterboys, James Morrison, Billy Ocean + many more … This is a one of a kind event for Blackpool Sands in Devon, not to be missed.
 
The event will take place on the 10-12th July 2020 with camping available nearby.
 
For further information and ALL ticket sales, please visit:
 
 
Tuesday 23rd July 2020 - Open Air Beach Cinema - The Lion King 2019 @ 4.30pm & Grease @ 7.30pm

                   

Open Air Cinema UK and Blackpool Sands are delighted to invite you once again to our summer cinema club on the beautiful shores of Blackpool Sands, near Dartmouth!.

Join us in July and August for a variety of children’s and whole family films in the most wonderful setting.  Hot food, hot and cold drinks, snacks and ice creams are available from the award winning beachside Venus Cafe, picnics are also permitted.

For standard ticket holders, please feel free to bring your own camping chair, deckchair, bean bag, and a blanket, it can get chilly! 

Or, purchase a seated ticket with our VIP Upgrade! Our friends at Tarquin’s and Franklins are providing everyone that upgrades a free Gin and Tonic (or soft drink) as well as really comfortable deckchairs.

All the cinema shows are ticket only events and could sell out, we strongly recommend securing your space with an advance ticket as early as possible to avoid disappointment. All available tickets are subject to event capacity, no additional tickets will be released.

All tickets and further information is available from: www.openaircinemas.co.uk 

Dates and film start times:

23.7.20: The Lion King 2019 @ 4.30pm & Grease @ 7.30pm

9.8.20: Moana @ 4.30pm & Yesterday @ 7.30pm

20.8.20: The Greatest Showman @ 4pm & Jaws @ 7.30pm

Sunday 9th August 2020 - Open Air Beach Cinema - Moana @ 4.30pm & Yesterday @ 7.30pm

     

Open Air Cinema UK and Blackpool Sands are delighted to invite you once again to our summer cinema club on the beautiful shores of Blackpool Sands, near Dartmouth!.

Join us in July and August for a variety of children’s and whole family films in the most wonderful setting.  Hot food, hot and cold drinks, snacks and ice creams are available from the award winning beachside Venus Cafe, picnics are also permitted.

For standard ticket holders, please feel free to bring your own camping chair, deckchair, bean bag, and a blanket, it can get chilly! 

Or, purchase a seated ticket with our VIP Upgrade! Our friends at Tarquin’s and Franklins are providing everyone that upgrades a free Gin and Tonic (or soft drink) as well as really comfortable deckchairs.

All the cinema shows are ticket only events and could sell out, we strongly recommend securing your space with an advance ticket as early as possible to avoid disappointment. All available tickets are subject to event capacity, no additional tickets will be released.

All tickets and further information is available from: www.openaircinemas.co.uk 

Dates and film start times:

23.7.20: The Lion King 2019 @ 4.30pm & Grease @ 7.30pm

9.8.20: Moana @ 4.30pm & Yesterday @ 7.30pm

20.8.20: The Greatest Showman @ 4pm & Jaws @ 7.30pm

Thursday 20th August 2020 - Open Air Beach Cinema - The Greatest Showman @ 4pm & Jaws @ 7.30pm

             

Open Air Cinema UK and Blackpool Sands are delighted to invite you once again to our summer cinema club on the beautiful shores of Blackpool Sands, near Dartmouth!.

Join us in July and August for a variety of children’s and whole family films in the most wonderful setting.  Hot food, hot and cold drinks, snacks and ice creams are available from the award winning beachside Venus Cafe, picnics are also permitted.

For standard ticket holders, please feel free to bring your own camping chair, deckchair, bean bag, and a blanket, it can get chilly! 

Or, purchase a seated ticket with our VIP Upgrade! Our friends at Tarquin’s and Franklins are providing everyone that upgrades a free Gin and Tonic (or soft drink) as well as really comfortable deckchairs.

All the cinema shows are ticket only events and could sell out, we strongly recommend securing your space with an advance ticket as early as possible to avoid disappointment. All available tickets are subject to event capacity, no additional tickets will be released.

All tickets and further information is available from: www.openaircinemas.co.uk

Dates and film start times:

23.7.20: The Lion King 2019 @ 4.30pm & Grease @ 7.30pm

9.8.20: Moana @ 4.30pm & Yesterday @ 7.30pm

20.8.20: The Greatest Showman @ 4pm & Jaws @ 7.30pm

2020 Date TBA - 'Professor' Elfic presents 'Sort it Out!'

…On a Unicycle!

Enough magic, circus tricks, puppetry and comedy to fill a landfill site. Tackling the serious issue of what we can do with our waste and exploring the nature of different materials in an entertaining way. Kids, bring your parents!

Performances are scheduled to take place on the beach between 11.30am – 4pm – free of charge!

Normal parking charges apply.

2020 Date TBA - Rockpool Ramble

Join us for a free Rockpool Ramble at Blackpool Sands

Come and meet some anemones, strange clingfish and maybe fierce velvet swimming crabs with local Wildlife Ranger, Martin Summers.

Meet at the ‘Blue Flag’ flagpole at 2pm for the Rockpool Ramble. Bring sunscreen, a hat and non-slippery shoes. This event is free of charge.

Normal parking charges apply.

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