The Tropical Summer Festival is a three day event, full of workshops, live music, shows and a number of large dance rooms that are open until the early hours! It's all situated in the spectacular setting of the Guildhall, The Plymouth Hoe and the Marina Bar, all in Plymouth town centre.


For three days in July, the city of Plymouth gets hit with big music, well known artists and DJ's from all around the world! The festival pops up from nowhere to transform the streets of Plymouth, giving locals & visitors from all over the world a chance to enjoy our love for different cultures and dance.

Since the festival began, the organisers invited some of the top names from the UK and around the world.  We were delighted to have the presence and participation of Daniel and Desiree, Sergio and Marichu, Er Bachatero & Rasa Pauzaite, Oscle & Lisi, Abdel and Lety 3rd time world champions, Juan Soto and Shane, Rene Alvarez and his Quintet, DJ Dennis the chemist, DJ Mwami, DJ Dixon, DJ Babacar and many more to join the party.

And this year its getting bigger and better; but you will just have to wait a little longer until we confirm our artists for TSFest2021 which will be our 5th edition!!! Come and join us share our love for dance!


22nd - 24th July 2016

27th - 30th July 2018

21st - 23rd July 2017


19th - 22nd July 2019

24th - 27th July 2020