What's on inBideford


Welcome to Bideford

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Bideford - 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 Bideford to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Bideford

05
MAY
The Blockheads
THE FACTORY PETROC

BIO:Starting out as the band behind Ian Dury the Blockheads are a legendary outfit that has grown in stature from the early days of the Stiff tour in 1977 right up to the present day. Backing up Ian Durys poetic lyrics this…

Location: 7.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07446 692751
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18
MAY
The Leylines
THE FACTORY PETROC

BIO:West‐country collective established in 2013 with a genre‐defying eclectic sound that ranges from traditional folk to full blown festival rock. The Leylines are: Dan Thompson electric guitar; Dave Burbidge drums; Hannah Johns violin; Matthew Wilkins acoustic guitar; Sean Booth bass; and Steve…

Location: 7.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07446 692751
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22
JUN
Funky Soul Friday Croyde
Down End Field, Croyde Devon EX33 1QE

Friday 22nd June 2018 6.30pm till 12 midnightDown End Field Croyde Devon EX33 1QEPurchase your tickets via EventbriteFor group bookings contact us direct enquiriesbluefizzevents.co.ukFollowing on from the success of The Barefoot Ball we are thrilled to announce our latest unique Summer…

Location: 7.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07845 147563
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23
JUN
Barefoot Ball Croyde
Downend Field

SATURDAY 23 JUNE 6.30PM 12 MIDNIGHT Down End Field Croyde Devon EX33 1QEPurchase Tickets via Eventbrite : Barefoot Ball CroydeFor group bookings contact us direct enquiriesbluefizzevents.co.uk Back by huge popular demand we are thrilled once again to invite you…

Location: 7.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07845 147563
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17
AUG
The Little Mix Experience
The Landmark Theatre

. SWEENEY ENTERTAINMENTS PRESENTS THE LITTLE MIX EXPERIENCEFour hugely talented girls pay tribute to one of the UKs finest girl bands with breathtaking dance moves replica costumes and some of the finest vocals in the UK. Bursting with personality this is a…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01366 380333
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24
AUG
Bad Manners
THE FACTORY PETROC

Formed in 1976 in Stoke Newington London Bad Manners are world‐renowned heavyweight Ska legends and a much loved 1980's pop band. Spending 111 weeks in the UK pop charts the band has had twelve…

Location: 7.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

28
AUG
Little Women
Tapeley Park

Chapterhouse Theatre Company is proud to present the timeless story of Little Women based on the classic novel by Louisa May Alcott. Join Chapterhouse as four sisters ‐ Jo Beth Meg and Amy ‐ tell the story of their life during the…

Location: 3.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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31
AUG
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
Arlington Court

Take a trip down the rabbit hole with Chapterhouse Theatre Company this summer as they present the classic tale of Alices Adventures in Wonderland. Join Alice as she stumbles into the magical world of Wonderland and meet a whole host of colourful…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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13
OCT
Hal Cruttenden 'Chubster' UK Tour 2018
The Plough Arts Centre

After a 2 year hiatus from touring one of the UKs most popular TV and live comedians is back with a new show entitled Chubster and nationwide tour this autumn. This hotly anticipated show premieres at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival this August…

Location: 5.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02072 843444
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20
OCT
Sweeney Entertainments Presents The Best of Queen
Queen's Theatre

.SWEENEY ENTERTAINMENTS PRESENTS THE BEST OF QUEENPerformed by FlashFlash have been performing across the world since 2002. Italian born front man Claudio Desideri plays an uncannily realistic Freddie with just the right look and stage persona. From an early age Claudio has…

Location: 8.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01366 380333
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24
OCT
Sweeney Entertainments Presents Jackson Live
Queen's Theatre

Sweeney Entertainments presents Jackson Live in Concert featuring the hugely talented CJ recreating the Michael Jackson experience with his stunning rendition of all his favourite songs.Michael Jackson is not only remembered as one of the most influential artists of all time but…

Location: 8.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01366 380333
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22
NOV
Sweeney Entertainments Presents The Best of Wham!
Queen's Theatre

. SWEENEY ENTERTAINMENTS PRESENTS THE BEST OF WHAMStarring CRAIG WEBB Sweeney Entertainments brings a fantastic new show to venues across the UK featuring the very best of George Andrew Pepsi and Shirlie ‐ The Best of WhamCan it really be 37 years…

Location: 8.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01366 380333
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Tourist Attractions


Dartington Crystal

No trip to Devon is complete without a visit to Dartington Crystal Factory Experience.See first hand how our crystal is hand crafted with skill and care from the blowing of the molten glass through to the final finishing. There's lots more to see and do that will make…

Marwood Hill Gardens

20 acres of beautiful gardens and three lakes in a valley setting with Plant Centre and Garden Tea Room.The creator of the gardens was Dr James Smart VMH. who moved to Marwood in 1949. The land that is now Marwood Hill Gardens consisted then of an old broken…

Milky Way Adventure Park

The Milky Way Adventure Park, North Devon was founded by the Stanbury Family in 1984. Its truly unique mix of sheer fun,education and live shows make it a must for your holiday. You'll have smashing fun on the Dodgem cars, go wild in the Time Warp…

Bideford and Instow Railway

Bideford Railway Heritage Centre manages the Bideford station site and Instow signal box both of which are on the former railway line from Barnstaple to Bideford in North Devon. The railway line is now part of the popular Tarka Trail and so our two sites provide points of…

Braddicks

Braddicks ‐ Amusement Park in Bideford, Devon. Contact venue on telephone number 01237474178 for opening times, entrance costs, and attractionsrides available at this park.…

Stallones

Stallones Nightclub in Bideford, Devon. Contact venue on telephone number 01237 473940 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

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