FAIR’S FAYRE

The 2017 Sea Ilfracombe Maritime Festival ‘kitchen’ is a sizzling sell-out! Ropery Road Car Park will be billowing mouth-watering aromas of every kind of sweet & savoury fayre from a packed hub of local eatery stalls. From traditional fish ‘n chips, homemade pasties, hog roasts and venison burgers to exotic Mexican street food, high end seafood, haloumi burgers, mushroom melts and home-baked cakes – all washed down with a huge choice of drinks from ‘pop’ to prosecco, local ales and speciality coffees and many other tempting tipples! Our thanks go to the enterprising local eateries who snapped up their space in the festival kitchen! Yummy!     SEA ILFRACOMBE MARITIME FESTIVAL MENU  CALACALOCA – Mexican street food –  tasty + exotic creations for   carnivores and veggies alike! www.calacaloca.co.uk BULLDOG FISH FARM – sumptuous homemade venison and beef burgers www.bulldogfishfarm.co.uk HORNBROOK KITCHEN - Rustic smoked BBQ food - delicious pulled pork/brisket rolls, nachos and veggie delights like halloumi & mushroom melts www.facebook.com/hornbrookkitchen LEE MEADOW FARM - Hog roast & spit roasted chicken...
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Rocking all over the coast!

The stage is set!! We’re thrilled to announce the 2017 Sea Ilfracombe Maritime Festival musical line-up! From shanty songsters to rock ‘n roll, blues and soulsters, this year’s festival has netted the most eclectic mix of local, national & internationally acclaimed musicians to entertain YOU – for FREE! The full programme will be published a bit nearer the time, but we’ve snaffled some top headliners and a raft of banging bands over the two days, including... HEADLINER Saturday 2nd Sept: The Dambuskers The notorious four-piece fiddle-fronted, high-energy, Celtic rock band, The Dambuskers are coming to “Rock You”, so be prepared to dance yer socks off and sing yerself hoarse! https://www.dambuskers.com HEADLINER Sunday 3rd Sept Jim Crawford Brit blues international phenomena and consummate finger picker & slide guitarist http://www.jimcrawford.org.uk/home.html - and the line-up of top talent, in no particular order (yet!) Press Gang Our acclaimed Cornish cousins, Press Gang, will have you on your feet with their witty and shanties and songs of the sea – a truly rousing...
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2017 – ship-shaping up for the best festival yet!

Like the proverbial duck’s legs operating below the waterline, this is an extremely active time for all those involved with planning for the 2017 Sea Ilfracombe Maritime Festival Most the action this year will be centred around the Old Bus Station Car Park (Ropery Road/Broad Street), stretching out to the harbour front and along the pier. Festival entertainments and a raft of other events will also be hosted around the tiown. The stage is set - literally – for a packed programme of live music, from shanty songs to SKA and rock ‘n roll, already being lined up to provide a toe-tapping backdrop to the abundance of food stalls, seafood cooking demonstrations, street entertainers and water based activities supporting the Festival nucleus in Ropery Road. A veritable wave of exciting events are planned in and around The Harbour, including sailing lessons with Y-Sail (Yacht Club), historic lifeboat trips on Hampshire Rose, fishing from the pier with Combe Martin Sea Angling Club and a...
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