Dance fun at Paignton Festival. Credit: Al MacPhee/MiraclePR

Pictures: Paignton Festival fun for all

Nikki Belso

Crowds are flocking to Paignton Festival, a nine-day event on Paignton Green raising money for local charities and groups.

Established more than a century ago, with the event was originally Paignton Carnival but renamed Paignton Festival in 2016.

This year’s festival kicked off with The Party on the Green on Saturday, July 23, which featured Maddy and the Chaps, Alisson Moyner, Steve Par and the headline Riviera Dogs.

Today (Thursday) sees Ozzy D The Magician, the Hoburne Devon Bay entertainment team and TJ the 12-year-old DJ take to the stage.

Colin Lesley Retro Vibes is on stage tomorrow (Friday) evening after MF Dance entertain the crowds at lunchtime.

Saturday’s line-up features a Summer Beach Party on Paignton Green from 4pm, the Upbeatz at 8pm and DJ Dec B at 10pm.

Dubs on the Beach is the highlight of Sunday’s line-up, along with Spencer and Terri.

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