What's on inBickington

Welcome to Bickington

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Bickington - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Bickington to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Bickington

27
AUG
Queen The Magic Years
Babbacombe Theatre

For over 40 years the music of British poprock super group Queen has been a global phenomenon which continues to endure 25 years after the death of their enigmatic frontman Freddie Mercury.Queen: The Magic Years takes you on a journey through the…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01803 328385
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27
AUG
Sherlock Holmes and the Hound of the Baskervilles
Greenway

On the lonely wasteland of the desolate Devon moors something evil is afoot. When death stalks the Baskerville family legend and superstition collide with the most heinous of crimes. On the moor nobody is safe not even the bravest of men. Join…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: (01803) 842382
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28
AUG
Fab Beatles
Exmouth Pavilion

Join us for a fab afternoon of free entertainment in our Pavilion gardens this is a hugely popular event come early The bar and caf will be open tell all your friends and family.…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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30
AUG
Starstruck
Babbacombe Theatre

In a time where celebrity culture seems to be what inspires people nowadays social media is the place to have your say and sharing selfies is the norm who would have thought that traditional variety theatre could still be generating 5 star…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01803 328385
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01
SEP
Music Of The Night
Babbacombe Theatre

Music is the universal language and what feelings sound like It inspires and as quoted by Victor Hugo expresses that which cannot be said. However this all new show albeit titled as last years hit 5 star show has a lot…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01803 328385
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SEP
Eggs
Cygnet Theatre

Directed by Louisa WildeDo you know whats wrong with this country Cowardice. No ones brave enough to stand up and say whats obvious. 24 playlets. 31 characters. 6 actors. Rachel Bessers new play Eggs is a fast‐paced mosaic of modern parenthood family…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01392 277189
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03
SEP
Mordred
Palace Theatre

Box Office: 01803 665800Synopsis: I am what you forced me to become snarls MordredKing Arthur has ruled Dumnonia the South‐west peninsula of Britain after being chosen as the Pendragon after his defeat of the Saxon sea‐wolves at the Battle of Badon Hill…

Location: 9.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07855 090589
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08
SEP
The Searchers
Exmouth Pavilion

Formed in Liverpool in the late 1950s 'The Searchers' grew out of the 'Mersey beat' era and emerged into mainstream popularity alongside the likes of 'The Beatles' and 'Gerry and the Pacemakers'. They are known…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

09
SEP
Exeter Comedy Grove
Barnfield Theatre

Exeter Comedy Grove Brings You The Very Best In Live Comedy From Local Acts To TV Names. Each of our shows showcase some of the best comedians that this country has to offer with TV names circuit regulars and undiscovered talent. You…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07909 009355
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09
SEP
JOHN LODGE with the Moody Blues band
Babbacombe Theatre

The Moody Blues John Lodge plus support the 10000 Light Years Ago TourAs one of The Moody Blues John Lodge has travelled to the four corners of the planet packing out the worlds iconic venues. Enjoy seeing John in an intimate…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01803 328385
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09
SEP
Showaddywaddy
Exmouth Pavilion

SHOWADDYWADDY have long been established as Europes most successful ever exponents of retro‐inspired rock & roll. The record simply speaks for itself 23 Top 40 hit singles including 10 Top 5 hits Under The Moon of Love When You Royal Variety…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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09
SEP
The Floyd Effect - The Pink Floyd Tribute Show
Palace Theatre Paignton

The Floyd Effect has become rightly renowned for the remarkable accuracy with which it performs the iconic music of Pink Floyd. All of the bands members are top quality musicians with pedigrees and they faithfully recreate the music without recourse to backing…

Location: 9.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01803 665800
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10
SEP
Coffee Morning
The Blackmore Theatre

Every second Saturday of the month the Exmouth Players hold a coffee morning at the Blackmore Theatre.Come and join us for tea coffee and some very yummy home‐made cakes such as German Apple Cake Lemon Drizzle Chocolate Fudge squares Sausage Rolls Cheese…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07905 761485
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SEP
Exmouth Comedy Club
Exmouth Pavilion

Exmouth Comedy Club Brings You The Very Best In Live Stand Up Comedy.Each of our shows showcase some of the best comedians that this country has to offer with TV names circuit regulars and undiscovered talent.You may of seen some of…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07909 009355
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Exmouth Comedy lub
Exmouth Pavilion

Come and join us for a fantastic night of comedy. Up to 4 comedians for only £10.00.Line up to be confirmed. …

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01395 222477
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15
SEP
Last Night of the Proms
Exmouth Pavilion

The Last Night of the Proms is the culmination of the BBCs 8 week summer concert season. Having celebrated the classics with concerts and other events the last night is a flamboyant finale in Londons…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

16
SEP
Double Bill
Cygnet Theatre

The opening concert in this third season of Double Bill a collaboration between Wren Music and Cygnet Theatre is a sparkling evening of tunes from the incomparable Jon and Alfie with support from one of Wrens community folk choirs: Voices in…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01392 277189
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16
SEP
Mordred - Arthurian stage show at Dartington (Stud
Studio 31

Studio 31Park RoadDartington HallTicket booking: https:www.dartington.orgwhats‐onor call 01803 847070Synopsis: I am what you forced me to become snarls MordredKing Arthur has ruled Dumnonia the South‐west peninsula of Britain after being chosen as the Pendragon after his defeat of the Saxon sea‐wolves at…

Location: 5.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07855 090589
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17
SEP
ELO Again
Exmouth Pavilion

The Ultimate ELO TributeThe British Rock group The Electric Light Orchestra epitomised the 70s with their unique symphonic rock style and unforgettable classics. Pop masterpieces such as Mr Blue Sky Livin Thing Turn to Stone Sweet Talking Woman Shine A Little LoveHold…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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18
SEP
BIG Walkies Exeter
Ludwell Valley Park

Dogs and dog lovers of Exeter ‐ BIG Walkies is back and youre invited. Join us at Ludwell Valley Park on Sunday 18 September 2016 for more fun more trees and even more dogs. You can choose to walk a long or…

Location: 15.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL:
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21
SEP
Bingo
The Blackmore Theatre

Every third Wednesday of the month the Exmouth Players hold Bingo at the Blackmore Theatre.It is nothing serious and there are no cash prizes. Other prizes are up for grabs for a full line and a full house.Come and join us…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07905 761485
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24
SEP
The Dartmoor Zoo Wedding Fair 2016
Dartmoor Zoo

This event does NOT require tickets It is free to enter both the zoo and the wedding fair. Simply turn up at Dartmoor Zoo from 4pmWe welcome you back to the second Dartmoor Zoo Wedding Fair of the year.Pop up to the…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01314 638368
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27
SEP
There Shall Be Fireworks
The Bike Shed Theatre

Inspired by the path to Afghanistan well trodden down the ages whether by Western merchants missionaries Hippies or soldiers There Shall Be Fireworks unearths a startling true story from a two hundred‐year‐old cemetery in Kabul known as the Kabre Gora the Graveyard…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01392 434169
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30
SEP
Rob Beckett - Mouth of the South
Babbacombe Theatre

OFF THE KERB PRODUCTIONS presents ROB BECKETT MOUTH OF THE SOUTHBecketts back with a brand‐new show of funnies and hes taking on the big issues like Kit Kats and flatbread Star of BBC1s Live At The Apollo Would I Lie…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01803 328385
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The Tempest
Cygnet Theate

Once powerful and respected ‐ then overthrown by Antonio ‐ Prospero is stranded on The Island a migrant camp in 2020. When a passing ship of politicians and dignitaries ‐ amongst them Antonio ‐ ventures close to The Island Prospero seizes an…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01392 277189
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01
OCT
Supreme Queen
Exmouth Pavilion

SUPREME QUEEN have been paying homage to the worlds most theatrical and dramatic Rock band Queen since 1995 and in that time have had a huge impact on audiences across the UK Europe and Asia.Front man Scott Maley plays a uncannily realistic…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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01
OCT
Sean Lock
Princess Theatre Torquay

Sean Lock began his career as a stand‐up comedian and was named Best Live Comic in 2000 at the British Comedy Awards. He has since branched out into TV and acting work along with appearances…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

05
OCT
Kano
Exeter Phoenix

Kano at Exeter Phoenix in Exeter on Wednesday 05 October 2016. Whats the best thing about going to watch Kano live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison service. See…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

06
OCT
Celine, The Power of Love Tour
Exmouth Pavilion

A celebration of one of the greatest female performers to have evergraced a stageThis exquisite production pays homage to the voice the songs and thewoman.Influenced by Clines spell‐binding and record‐breaking Las Vegasshow with a live breath‐taking orchestra and incredible dancers we takeour…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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06
OCT
The Whitney Houston Show
Babbacombe Theatre

This breathtaking production featuring the impeccable vocal talents of South Africas Belinda Davids is a beautifully crafted tribute to one of the worlds most revered singers. Accompanied by a full band and dancers Davids performs over two hours of Whitney Houstons best…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01803 328385
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Tourist Attractions


Paignton and Dartmouth Steam Railway

Paignton and Dartmouth Steam Railway from Paignton is the holiday line with steam trains running for seven miles in Great Western tradition along the spectacular Torbay coast to Churston and through the wooded slopes bordering the Dart estuary to Kingswear. The scenery is superb, with seascapes right…

South Devon Railway

The South Devon Railway is one of Devons and the West Countrys best loved tourist attractions and is the longest established steam railway in the south west.The South Devon Railway, or SDR, is a seven mile former Great Western Railway branch line, built in 1872, which runs along…

Becky Falls

No visit to Devon would be complete without a day at Dartmoors famous Becky Falls, where there really is something for everyone to enjoy. Set within a spectacular ancient valley, the Falls have been attracting visitors for over 100 years and today offers a fantastic, value‐packed day out…

Beckywell Falls Woodland Park

High on Dartmoor Becky Falls Woodland Park, with its huge oak canopy, rugged landscape, massive granite boulders and waterfalls, provides some of the most scenic and enjoyable walks in the south west as well as loads of fun for all the family throughout the seasons. Open from…

Buckfast Abbey

Buckfast Abbey is home to a Roman Catholic community of Benedictine monks.The Abbey Church is at the centre of the monastic life of the Benedictine monks at Buckfast, since it is there that the Monastic Community gathers to pray and celebrate the sacraments.12th century Cistercian architecture has a…

Buckfast Butterfly Farm

The Butterfly Farm and Otter Sanctuary is situated just outside the southern border of Dartmoor National Park between Exeter and Plymouth and is easily reached just off the A38 Devon Expressway at the Dart Bridge junction. There are large brown tourist signs guiding visitors from the junction to…

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