What's on inBovey Tracey


Welcome to Bovey Tracey

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

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Forthcoming events in Bovey Tracey

07
DEC
Jethro - 40 years a joker
Exmouth Pavilion

A memorable evening of hysterical nonsense as we take a peek into the circus lurking deep within the mind of probably the greatest comic storyteller ever to grace the stage.Jethro beguiles and befuddles his audience with the endless stream of irreverent twaddle…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01395 222477
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07
DEC
The Magic Of Christmas
Babbacombe Theatre

As you begin to prepare for the most magical time of the year ensure you take in the traditional visit to the theatre and book tickets for the all‐new family variety show The Magic of Christmas at the Babbacombe Theatre in Torquay.Music…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01803 328385
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08
DEC
Nish Kumar
Exeter Phoenix

Nish Kumar is set to tour the UK with his fifth solo show Nish Kumar: Actions Speak Louder Than Words Unless You Shout The Words Real Loud. This follows a month long run at the Pleasance Courtyard Cabaret Bar in August where…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01392 667080
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08
DEC
Show of Hands with Miranda Sykes
Exmouth Pavilion

Steve Knightley and Phil Beer are widely acknowledged as the finest acoustic roots duo in England. Knightley who writes most of their inspired material and Beer a dazzling multi instrumentalist have built up a huge following which has seen them sell out…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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09
DEC
Exeter Comedy Grove Christmas Show
Barnfield Theatre

Exeter Comedy Grove 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: 11.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07909 009355
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10
DEC
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: 12.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07905 761485
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10
DEC
Theatre, Film & Performance Networking & Portfolio
Chestnut Community Centre

Theatre Film & Performance Networking & Portfolio Day FREE10 December 2016 at 16:00 ‐ 21:00The South Devon Players Theatre & Film Company BrixhamChestnut Community Centre 1 ‐ 3 Poplar Close TQ5 0SA BrixhamThe rule is that everyone coming gets something…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07855 090589
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11
DEC
A Christmas Carol
Exmouth Pavilion

One magical night Scrooge is visited by mystical ghosts who show him there is more to life than work and money slowly he begins to recognise the true meaning of Christmas. With a cavalcade of…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

16
DEC
Boogaloo Jump Jive 'n' Boogie Weekend, Torquay
The Victoria Hotel

We are delighted to announce a NEW Jump Jive & Boogie Weekend at The Victoria Hotel. Located in the heart of the English Riviera the Victoria Hotel is part of family owned hotel group TLH boasting four hotels on a single…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01252 793430
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16
DEC
Live music singing /violin - fundraiser Brixham
The Rising Sun

FREE ENTRY BUT PLEASE PUT A DONATION IN OUR COLLECTION BUCKET.Fundraising live music night for local Brixham‐based theatre & film group The South Devon Players Theatre & Film CompanyLocal professional singer‐songwriter Georgia OMarahsinging blues & ballads with original musicHave a listen to…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07855 090589
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16
DEC
The Fab Beatles
Exmouth Pavilion

Come and join one of the leading UK tribute bands re‐creating the music of a generation. What a way to start your Christmas Celebrations.Tickets go on sale on Sunday 28th August at 9.00am and there is a special offer available for 1…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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17
DEC
Joey The Lips
Exmouth Pavilion

Joey the Lips gigs are performed as a show rather than solely a rendition of the music. Its now a huge 20 years on the road during which the band has played over 1000 gigs throughout the UK and Europe across a…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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21
DEC
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: 12.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07905 761485
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24
DEC
Wizard of Oz Pantomime
Exmouth Pavilion

Trio Entertainment return for a third successful year.Were off to see A wizardly wonderful Pantomime adventure The Wizard of Oz. Join Dorothy Gale as she befriends a brainless Scarecrow a loveable Tin Man and the cowardly Lion on their quest to thwart…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01395 222477
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08
JAN
RSPB Avocet cruises at Dawn on the Exe Estuary (20
Exe Estuary

Sunday 8 January and Sunday 22 JanuaryCruises are tide dependent. Selected datestimes only. See details below.Booking essentialIts certainly worth the early start to see the wildlife on the Exe foraging for food this early in the morning on a cruise that lasts…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01392 432691
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10
JAN
The Ghosts of Mr Dickens
Cygnet Theatre

Untold Theatre by Avril Silk & Martin Levinson After two sold‐out shows Untold Theatre returns to Cygnet Theatre. The year is 1867 and aboard the SS Cuba Charles Dickens set sail for his final tour of America. …

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01392 277189
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10
JAN
The Ghosts of Mr. Dickens
Cygnet Theatre

The year is 1867 and aboard the SS Cuba Charles Dickens set sail for his final tour of America. During his journey across the Atlantic the renowned author becomes plagued with guilt‐ridden visions and visitors from the spirit world. Figures from his…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07891 379132
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13
JAN
The Witches
The Blackmore Theatre

This is a faithful adaptation of Roald Dahls classic story in which Boy and his Grandmother arrive in England and endeavour to defeat the Grand High Witch and her followers who are holding a Conference in an English seaside hotel. These Witches…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07484 509514
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27
JAN
Murder Mystery at the Cabaret (BRIXHAM)
The Edge

A lively show of live dance singing music comedy poetry and more‐ with a twistFriday Jan 27th 7.30pmSaturday Jan 28th 7.30pmMr Stewart hosts a night at his Cabaret club. The acts are great the show is great ‐ there is just one…

Location: 15.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07855 090589
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28
JAN
Feeding The Darkness
Cygnet Theatre

Journeymen TheatreImmersive in style Feeding the Darkness frames verbatim and faction monologues duologues and poetry as a series of ministries which challenge our ignorance and avoidance of this sensitive and disturbing subject. It features wide‐ranging material such as the experiences of…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01392 277189
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03
FEB
The Brexit Club
Cygnet Theatre

Substance & Shadow Theatre bring you an original tale of intolerance alienation and Findus crispy pancakesIts the 23rd June ‐ the day of the Euro Referendum and just another lunch time in the works canteen for cousins Len Silver and Melvyn Gould…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01392 277189
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04
FEB
Puss and Dick - Adult Pantomime
Exmouth Pavilion

The Market Theatre Company is out to give the older generation a viable alternative to the family pantomime. This year they will re‐work or ruin the pantomime classic Dick Whittington ‐ packing it with corny jokes raunchy plots and blatant sexual innuendo…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01395 222477
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05
FEB
Open auditions for Jack The Ripper theatre show
Chestnut Community Centre

By popular request we will be adapting legends and mysteries exploring tales of the Victorian serial killer known as Jack The Ripper to the stage with a steampunk twist.All roles are available for casting. This means that there are principal and…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07855 090589
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10
FEB
Hells Bells - AC/DC Tribute
Exmouth Pavilion

After a very successful Free Event here at Exmouth Pavilion in July Hells Bells are as promised backFormed in 1996 and hailing from Bristol Hells Bells has evolved into perhaps the most well known and professional ACDC tribute band in the United…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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11
FEB
Old Herbaceous
Cygnet Theatre

Old Herbaceous with Giles Shenton as Herbertby Alfred Shaughnessy from the novel by Reginald Arkell Directed by Simon DowningGiles Shenton as Old Herbaceous keeps us engrossed entertained amused and emotionally engaged. Old Herbaceous is an acute and sometimes hilarious observation…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01392 277189
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11
FEB
Joe Stilgoe - Songs On Film
Exmouth Pavilion

After two sell‐out years at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe the internationally acclaimed singer pianist and entertainer Joe Stilgoe finally takes his smash hit show on tour. SONGS ON FILM pays tribute to much‐loved movies as self‐confessed film buff Joe raids his own…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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11
FEB
Lemonfest presents... Boxed In
Move

Lemonfest presents... BOXED IN.plus support TBADate: Saturday 11th FebVenue: MOVE ‐ Exeter 4 The Quay EX2 4APDoors: 19:30Tickets: £7 BF advance £10 OTD £5 NUSBOXED INhttps:www.youtube.comwatchv8NGa3wIyWoYwww.boxedinmusic.comwww.facebook.comboxedinukTo mark the release of much anticipated new album MELT Boxed In are coming to Exeter…

Location: 11.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07834 712352
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16
FEB
Alice In Wonderland
Exmouth Pavilion

Imagination runs wild and logic is abandoned in this fantastical larger‐than‐life musical brimming with nonsensical fun and excitement for the entire family.Follow Alice and the White Rabbit as they set off on a colourful topsy‐turvy adventure like no other and meet a…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01395 222477
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16
FEB
CBeebies Spotbots stars in 'Treasure Island'
Babbacombe Theatre

Childrens TV stars Callum Donnelly Richard Franks and Robin Hatcher are the stars of the popular hit CBeebies TV show SPOTBOTS ‐ they also joined Justin Fletcher recently in Justins House for lots of the usual craziness and shenanigansThis hilarious trio…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01803 328385
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17
FEB
Twelfth Night (or What You Will)
Cygnet Theatre

by William ShakespeareSun & Moon Theatre In delay there lies no plenty youths a stuff will not endureChristmas 1916. While war wages on those back at home in Illyria try to forget and seize the day seeking distraction through frivolity…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01392 277189
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Tourist Attractions


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…

Canonteign Falls

At Canonteign Falls we try to make your dreams come true This breathtaking combination of waterfalls and cascades is situated in the beautiful Teign Valley, home to England's highest waterfall, dropping almost vertically for almost 220 feet and tumbling on down through a spectacular combination of massive…

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