Lyme Regis Events 2021


Below are some of the key event dates in Lyme Regis during 2021. Not to be missed!

Lyme Regis Fossil Festival TBC

The Lyme Regis Fossil Festival has both free and ticketed events which provide fun for all the family. For the programme and more information please visit:

Jazz Jurassica Friday 28th May – Monday 31st May 2021

Get into the groove over the Spring May Bank Holiday Weekend at Jazz Jurassica, the four day festival of jazz, blues and soul in the stunning seaside setting of Lyme Regis. Music at the Marine Theatre, on the seafront and around town. More information at:

River Cottage Food Fair TBC

Join Hugh and the River Cottage Team for a weekend of fun at the farm. For more information please visit:

Lifeboat Week Saturday 24th July – Saturday 31st  July 2021

Fantastic fundraising at the beach to support our lifeboats! Events run all week including the Red Devils Parachute Display. Book early for this week!

Regatta & Carnival Week Monday 7th August –  14th August 2021

The biggest fundraising week in Lyme Regis with 60 events throughout the week including fireworks, carnival processions and regatta races. More information and schedule at:

River Cottage Festival -Dates TBC

Join the team at River Cottage for a weekend of music, food and fun on the farm. More information available at:

Candles on the Cobb Dates TBC

This is a spectacular events which illuminates the Cobb Harbour in Lyme Regis with 5000 tea-light candles. The events raises thousands of pounds for charities across the UK every year. For more information and to sponsor candle please visit:

Lyme Folk Weekend Friday 27th August – Sunday 30th August 2021

Lyme Regis is aiming to become a top annual folk destination so come along to the seaside and enjoy music, dancing, storytelling, shanty singing, workshops and entertainment for all the family. Expect more than 30 acts appearing over the weekend at multiple venues. For tickets and further information please visit:

Food Rocks – Dates TBC

Mark Hix’s Food Rock is back! A popular food and drinks festival with things to eat and drink from Dorset and the surround areas. For more information please visit:

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