May 17th – Seafood Paella on the menu at the Riverside in true Spanish tradition with a complimentary glass of Spanish Wine – £19.50 Head Chef spent 7 years living in Spain so you can be sure that it will be authentic. Full specials menu also available. Ring for further details
May 19th – Public Car Park outside of the Riverside-
- International Rally of about 30 Vintage and Veteran Cars including Rolls Royce & Bentleys from 11:00am – 2pm. They will be having lunch at the Riverside
- Coast to Coast Cycle Challenge in aid of Dorset and Somerset Air Ambulance – Watchet to West Bay. Helicopter landing in the field next to the Riverside
June 5th and 6th – Channel 4 TV programme to commemorate D-Day landings. Emphasis on the famous photograph by Frank Capa on Omaha Beach. Many US soldiers were taught to swim and climb cliffs at West Bay
June 9th – Mini Seafood Festival at the Riverside, 10am – 4pm. Run as part of the Bridport Food Festival, a celebration of local food, that runs from June 9th – June 16th. Visit www.bridportfoodfestival.com for full details. Come and join with us celebrating the ‘Fruits of the Sea’
August 18th – Buckham Fair Pony & Dog Show – We shall once again be supporting this wonderful charity event cooking calamari. Last year almost 60 kilos were served during the day!
August 22nd – Melplash Agricultural Show – Always a great day out for all the family. See us in the By-the-Sea Marquee. This year our cooking competition is to find the Best Seafood Chowder. 1st prize is £80 voucher to dine at the Riverside. Pop in for an entry form or visit www.melplashshow.co.uk Discounted Advanced tickets for the Show will also be available from the Riverside