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A guide to some of the music festivals in the local area.


St.Peter's Fair Week features lots of live music in the square from approximately 7.30 pm to 11p.m. on most nights over a week every July.


Music in the Park (National Music Day)

No more info at the moment.


Bude Jazz Festival ( New Orleans comes to Cornwall ) Always a Big Event.
Saturday 28th August - Friday 3rd September 2010.
Contact : 01288 356360
Details at their website here


Not sure if this is still running

Lowender ( 3 Day Live Music Feastival )
July 4th - 6th 2008.
Lots of live bands, too numerous to list here.
Details at their website here


Not sure if this is still running

Castle Rock
11th and 12th July 2008
Details at their website here


South Devons Jazz Festival
Details not known.
Tickets and information from : TIC, The Den, Teignmouth, TQ14 8BE.
Tel 01626 215666


Annual Rock Festival at Lower Exe
31st July 2010
Tel Lee at 07776 466197
Leopallooza gets more popular every year, 2010 was a sellout before the gates opened on the Saturday, check their website for 2011 details.
Details at Leopallooza

As you will realise this is by no means a complete list but as more contacts are made I hope to present a more comprehensive idea of local music festivals.