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Stuart Line Cruises Brixham Pirate Festival Cruise

Start Date: Sat 4th May 2019

End Date: Mon 6th May 2019

Jump aboard Stuart Line Cruises and its anchor’s away to Brixham to have yourself a swashbuckling time at the 2019 Brixham Pirate Festival!

Setting sail from Exmouth, your adventure begins from the outset as we take on all the travel arrangements for you, so you can arrive ship shape for both the first and the last day of this incredible celebration of all things pirate!

Come along in your full pirate finery and regalia to revel in the essence of the historic pirate town of Brixham.

Sailing: Saturday 4 May and Monday 6 May
Duration: 7 hours
Adults: £12.50
Children: £7.50

For more information visit the website stuartlinecruises.co.uk

Stuart Line Cruises Exeter Canal Cruise

Start Date: Mon 13th May 2019

End Date: Mon 23rd September 2019

Join us travelling at a relaxing pace as we sail along Exeter Canal, sit back and soak up the scenery, watch the locks come to life, the swing bridge majestically open, before enjoying the seaside town of Exmouth or Exeter’s Historic Quayside.

This is a one-way trip where you can either board from Exmouth to travel up to Exeter or depart from Exeter to travel to Exmouth. For your return journey there are ample public transport links within a few minutes flat walk at both Exmouth and Exeter and our crew will be happy to point the way!

Duration: 2.5 hours
Adults: £12.00
Children: £12.00

There are only a few times a year we can sail this incredible trip – make sure you don’t miss out!

Check the website here for more information https://www.stuartlinecruises.co.uk/exeter-canal/

Stuart Line Cruises Sidmouth Day Trip

Start Date: Tue 14th May 2019

End Date: Wed 25th September 2019

Have a great day out in Devon by taking a boat trip to the enjoy the Regency town of Sidmouth.

Sailing from Exmouth Marina take time to relax as we travel along the Jurassic Coast taking in all the sights and sounds of Britain’s only natural World Heritage Site.

Landing onto the pebbled beach at Sidmouth you will have around 3 hours ashore to explore the gardens, cafes, boutiques and shops before we return you back to Exmouth just after 5.00pm.

Duration: 11.00am to 5.15pm with 3 hours ashore
Adults: £12.00
Children: £7.50

Dates vary for this fabulous day trip – check the website here for more information https://www.stuartlinecruises.co.uk/day-trip-to-sidmouth/

Stuart Line Cruises Geology Day Trip

Start Date: Fri 24th May 2019

End Date: Fri 6th September 2019

Our Geology Day Trip is an incredible all-day geology tour that sails you along one of the most breath-taking parts of the British Coastline.

With a leading Geologist on-board, our geology field trips have a full commentary throughout going into fantastic detail on all the rock formations and ever-changing heritage landscape as we gently sail past.

Tides and weather will determine the specific route of this cruise, sailing either along Britain’s only natural World Heritage Site Jurassic Coast or along the stunning South Devon Coastline.

Sailing: Friday 24 May and Friday 6 September
Duration: 6 hours 30 mins
Adults: £20.00
Children: £20.00

Our Geology Day Trip is a great way to learn all about this wonderful part of the world – check the website for more information https://www.stuartlinecruises.co.uk/geology-day/

Stuart Line Cruises Band Night with Eat the Rich

Start Date: Sat 25th May 2019

End Date: Sat 25th May 2019

These gigs are perfect for everyone who loves the South West local music scene but wants to mix it up in our totally unique venue! Sailing on our Pride of Exmouth, you can ditch the pub and have the boat all to yourselves – dancing and singing the night away to your favourite local bands!

Loaded with a fully stocked and competitively priced bar, we sail out at 7.30pm surrounded by stunning views and beautiful sunsets before returning you ashore for 10.30pm.

We all love these cruises as there’s always a fantastically warm and welcoming atmosphere. This year looks set to be one of our greatest yet with the best line up of local bands that Devon has to offer!

Eat the Rich are the South West Pirate rock band that are almost impossible to describe other than that! An incredible band with infectious music that’s a crazy mix of covers, traditional tunes and original material that sometimes all happens in the same song – there’s no one else like them!

Ottery St Mary Food & Families Festival

Start Date: Fri 31st May 2019

End Date: Sat 1st June 2019

The 7th Ottery St Mary Food & Families Festival is planned for Saturday June 1 2019, with various Fringe activities on Friday evening (May 31). Free entry, with lots to do for all the family.

Stuart Line Cruises Torbay Airshow Cruise

Start Date: Sat 1st June 2019

End Date: Sun 2nd June 2019

This year’s Torbay Air Show is being held on Saturday 1 June and Sunday 2 June.

Setting sail from Exmouth Marina, join us as we sail along the spectacular South Devon coastline into the heart of Torquay, where you will have some time to explore the town before returning to the boat.

We then set sail out into the bay to simply relax and enjoy the finest uninterrupted views of this spectacular air show!

Avoid the crowds and let us take away the stress of driving, navigating the parking restrictions and let yourself simply sit back and enjoy the display!

Sailing: Saturday 1 June and Sunday 2 June
Duration: 9 hours
Adults: £17.50
Children: £17.50
Groups of 15 or more: £17.50
Departure point: Exmouth

For more information check the website here https://www.stuartlinecruises.co.uk/torbay-air-show/

Stuart Line Cruises Fish and Fizz Evening Cruise

Start Date: Fri 7th June 2019

End Date: Fri 13th September 2019

Our Fish and Fizz evening cruise is truly one of the best ways to spend a Friday night in Devon.

Setting sail at 7.00pm we cruise along the peaceful waters of the River Exe and up along Exmouth’s stunning seafront before returning you back to Exmouth Marina.

Sit back and relax with a glass of prosecco and a generous portion of fish and chips from Krispies, who have been voted this year’s UK’s Fish and Chip Shop! And if fish isn’t quite your thing – don’t worry they also offer a delicious vegetarian and tasty chicken option!

Now in its second year, this is an extremely popular cruise, that you will need to book in advance!

Sailing: Friday 7 June and Friday 13 September
Duration: 2 hours 30 mins
Adults: £17.50
Children: £17.50

For more information check the website here https://www.stuartlinecruises.co.uk/fizz-and-chips/

Dawdle for Donkeys

Start Date: Sat 15th June 2019

End Date: Sat 15th June 2019

2019 marks The Donkey Sanctuary’s 50th Anniversary and the inaugural year of the Dawdle for Donkeys fundraising walk.

Orienteer around the wider sanctuary on a family-friendly 5k or adventurous 10k course with your family, friends and work colleagues and help raise funds for donkeys in need – like the 29 Blackpool beach donkeys rescued from months of repeated abuse by their owners.

So far, the cost of their care has exceeded £100,000; help provide a safe and secure future for more donkeys like the rescued Blackpool beach donkeys, by signing up today.

As well as enjoying the stunning walks around the sanctuary, you’ll meet some of the friendly resident donkeys, showing how the money you raise directly helps improve their lives and the lives of other donkeys in the UK and further afield.

There will also be pit stops for refreshments, and entertainment and activities to keep you motivated throughout the walk!

Registration
Adult 5k / 10k – £10 plus booking fee
Under 16s (must be accompanied by an adult) – FREE
Corporate team (unlimited team members) – £50 plus booking fee

Sponsorship
Please pledge to raise sponsorship of £50 per adult or £500 per corporate team. Every penny raised is amazing and will directly help donkeys in need, here in the UK and around the world.

WIN! All adults who meet the suggested sponsorship target will be entered into a prize draw for the chance to win a 2-hour VIP donkey experience for up to 4 people. Similarly, corporate teams meeting the target will be entered into a prize draw for the chance to win a 4-hour group donkey experience for up to 8 people.

Further information
www.thedonkeysanctuary.org.uk/events/15-06-2019/dawdle-for-donkeys
01395 573156 | events@thedonkeysanctuary.org.uk

All proceeds go directly to the worldwide work of The Donkey Sanctuary.

Stuart Line Cruises Countess Wear Evening Cruise

Start Date: Wed 3rd July 2019

End Date: Fri 30th August 2019

Spend an incredible summer’s night relaxing and watching the sunset on the water on our Countess Wear Evening Cruise.

There are only a few times a year when, on the highest of tides, we can sail the full navigable length of the river, up to Countess Wear.

With plenty of time and tides for us to explore all the nooks and crannies along the way, this leisurely cruise makes for an idyllic way to spend a Summer’s evening.

Sailing: Wednesday 3 July and Friday 30 August
Duration: 2hours 30mins
Time: 7.00pm to 9.30pm
Adults: £10.00
Children: £8.00

This is a beautiful cruise that shows you parts of the river that are rarely accessible – check the website for more information https://www.stuartlinecruises.co.uk/countess-wear/

Stuart Line Cruises Band Night with Silver Bullet

Start Date: Fri 5th July 2019

End Date: Fri 5th July 2019

These gigs are perfect for everyone who loves the South West local music scene but wants to mix it up in our totally unique venue! Sailing on our Pride of Exmouth, you can ditch the pub and have the boat all to yourselves – dancing and singing the night away to your favourite local bands!

Loaded with a fully stocked and competitively priced bar, we sail out at 7.30pm surrounded by stunning views and beautiful sunsets before returning you ashore for 10.30pm.

We all love these cruises as there’s always a fantastically warm and welcoming atmosphere. This year looks set to be one of our greatest yet with the best line up of local bands that Devon has to offer!

Silver Bullet are the rock, pop, soul and blues band that takes the music almost as seriously as they take the fun! With hits from the 50s, 60s, 70s, 80s and beyond, their music has incredible energy and amazing harmonies – perfect for everyone to sing along!

Stuart Line Cruises Band Night with Reckless

Start Date: Sat 27th July 2019

End Date: Sat 27th July 2019

These gigs are perfect for everyone who loves the South West local music scene but wants to mix it up in our totally unique venue! Sailing on our Pride of Exmouth, you can ditch the pub and have the boat all to yourselves – dancing and singing the night away to your favourite local bands!

Loaded with a fully stocked and competitively priced bar, we sail out at 7.30pm surrounded by stunning views and beautiful sunsets before returning you ashore for 10.30pm.

We all love these cruises as there’s always a fantastically warm and welcoming atmosphere. This year looks set to be one of our greatest yet with the best line up of local bands that Devon has to offer!As one of Exeter’s top party bands, Reckless will have you dancing and singing the night away to their rock, pop and soul covers from the 1960s to the present day. Well known for their exceptional vocals and musicianship, every gig guarantees a great performance that gets you up on the dance floor!

For more information and to book your place take a look at the website here https://www.stuartlinecruises.co.uk/band-nights/

Stuart Line Cruises Teignmouth Carnival Cruise

Start Date: Thu 1st August 2019

End Date: Thu 1st August 2019

Join us on our Carnival Cruise as we sail you across from Exmouth, along the striking South Devon coastline and into the hub of the town’s carnival celebrations!

Setting sail at 6.00pm we arrive to see the carnival procession through the town and then have time to enjoy all the festivities. On the return journey home, you can then look back across the water for literally the best views of the breath-taking firework display!

The town of Teignmouth really comes alive during this week and is certainly one of the best carnivals in Devon – so let us take the strain of the travel and the parking and arrive all ready to party!

Sailing: Thursday 1 August
Duration: 4 hours 30mins
Adults: £10.00
Children: £8.00

This is a great family trip to see one of Devon’s best carnivals! Find out more on our website https://www.stuartlinecruises.co.uk/teignmouth-carnival-cruise/

Stuart Line Cruises Band Night with Carnaby Street

Start Date: Sat 10th August 2019

End Date: Sat 10th August 2019

wants to mix it up in our totally unique venue! Sailing on our Pride of Exmouth, you can ditch the pub and have the boat all to yourselves – dancing and singing the night away to your favourite local bands!

Loaded with a fully stocked and competitively priced bar, we sail out at 7.30pm surrounded by stunning views and beautiful sunsets before returning you ashore for 10.30pm.

We all love these cruises as there’s always a fantastically warm and welcoming atmosphere. This year looks set to be one of our greatest yet with the best line up of local bands that Devon has to offer!

Carnaby Street are the super popular five-piece sixties tribute act who keep it real! Their main aim is to get you all up on the dancefloor to the sounds of all your favourite hits from the swinging sixties!

Find out more and book your tickets here on our website! https://www.stuartlinecruises.co.uk/band-nights/

Stuart Line Cruises Dartmouth Royal Regatta Cruise

Start Date: Sat 31st August 2019

End Date: Sat 31st August 2019

Join us on Saturday 31 August to enjoy the last day of this year’s Dartmouth Regatta for a celebration of everything we love about the water!

This all-day trip sails along the stunning South Devon Coast into the heart of the iconic Port of Dartmouth, where you will be able to relax and enjoy the delights of this world-famous regatta for around 3.5 hours, before we bring you back to Exmouth in the evening.

With sailing, sports, live music, fetes, street food and fireworks it’s a fun packed day for everyone set in this beautiful South Devon town. No need for you to drive or worry where to park, as we arrive in style into the heart of Dartmouth ready to make the most of this wonderful day!

Sailing: Saturday 31 August
Duration: 10 hours 30 min
Time: 10.00am to 8.30pm with around 3.5 hours ashore
Adults: £20.00
Children: £20.00

To find out more and make your booking take a look at the website here https://www.stuartlinecruises.co.uk/dartmouth-regatta/

Stuart Line Cruises Band Night with the Reggaskas

Start Date: Fri 27th September 2019

End Date: Fri 27th September 2019

These gigs are perfect for everyone who loves the South West local music scene but wants to mix it up in our totally unique venue! Sailing on our Pride of Exmouth, you can ditch the pub and have the boat all to yourselves – dancing and singing the night away to your favourite local bands!

Loaded with a fully stocked and competitively priced bar, we sail out at 7.30pm surrounded by stunning views and beautiful sunsets before returning you ashore for 10.30pm.

We all love these cruises as there’s always a fantastically warm and welcoming atmosphere. This year looks set to be one of our greatest yet with the best line up of local bands that Devon has to offer!

The Reggaskas are a seven piece band that play original alternative music with an unique but cheeky reggae ska vibe! Female fronted with a strong rhythm section of drums, bass, guitar and keys accompanied by a lively brass section of saxophone, trumpet – their vibe definitely entertains the crowds!

To find out more and to make your booking check the website here https://www.stuartlinecruises.co.uk/band-nights/

Stuart Line Cruises Band Night with Reflex 80

Start Date: Fri 6th December 2019

End Date: Fri 6th December 2019

These gigs are perfect for everyone who loves the South West local music scene but wants to mix it up in our totally unique venue! Sailing on our Pride of Exmouth, you can ditch the pub and have the boat all to yourselves – dancing and singing the night away to your favourite local bands!

Loaded with a fully stocked and competitively priced bar, we sail out at 7.30pm surrounded by stunning views and beautiful sunsets before returning you ashore for 10.30pm.

We all love these cruises as there’s always a fantastically warm and welcoming atmosphere. This year looks set to be one of our greatest yet with the best line up of local bands that Devon has to offer!

Reflex 80 perform all of your favourite hits of the 1980’s including Wham, Erasure, Duran Duran, Madonna, Communards and Banarama to name just a few! So its time to grab anything neon and come and pay tribute to everything we love about the Eighties!

To find out more and book your ticket check out the website here https://www.stuartlinecruises.co.uk/band-nights/

Stuart Line Cruises Band Night with Filta

Start Date: Fri 20th December 2019

End Date: Fri 20th December 2019

These gigs are perfect for everyone who loves the South West local music scene but wants to mix it up in our totally unique venue! Sailing on our Pride of Exmouth, you can ditch the pub and have the boat all to yourselves – dancing and singing the night away to your favourite local bands!

Loaded with a fully stocked and competitively priced bar, we sail out at 7.30pm surrounded by stunning views and beautiful sunsets before returning you ashore for 10.30pm.

We all love these cruises as there’s always a fantastically warm and welcoming atmosphere. This year looks set to be one of our greatest yet with the best line up of local bands that Devon has to offer!

Filta have reinvented the cover bands by adding their own style to some of the biggest dance hits and floor fillers – its definitely time to get goosebumps! With a twin keyboard player and a rhythm section laying down the grooves, their frontman climbs through some of the best dance and pop tunes to date – you know when it’s time to raise those hands!

Sounds amazing doesn’t it! Make sure you don’t miss out – find out more and make your booking on our website https://www.stuartlinecruises.co.uk/band-nights/