What's on inCockwood

Welcome to Cockwood

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

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Forthcoming events in Cockwood

26
OCT
Clean Bandit
Exeter University

Coming together as a group in Cambridge in 2009 electronic group Clean Bandit first reached the top 40 UK charts with their single Mozarts House in 2013 and followed it up with chart topping single…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

28
OCT
The Fab Beatles
The Lemon Grove

Formed in 1991 have risen through sheer hard work & dedication to be one of the most sought‐after Beatles tribute bands in the world today with concerts performed all over the UK Europe Middle East & the Americas.The Fab Beatles show starts…

Location: 9.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07909 009355
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28
OCT
Thoroughly Modern Millie
Exmouth Pavilion

Centre Stage presents their next show‐stopping musical at the Exmouth Pavilion winner of Best New Musicalat the 2002 Tony Awards Thoroughly Modern Millie is a high‐spirited musical romp that has all of New York dancing the Charleston. Its the zany new 1920s…

Location: 2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07703 567275
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28
OCT
Trinity
Cygnet Theatre

A Birthday Party with a Difference ‐ Local Actors bring Trinity Hall aliveOver the last few months people have been calling in to offer information and memories about Trinity Hall now Cygnet Theatre in Friars Gate Exeter. Trinity…

Location: 8.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01392 277189
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29
OCT
Once Upon A Christmas
Babbacombe Theatre

Just like every good story ever told Once Upon A Christmas' promises a very special treat for everyone that wants to indulge in some magic and mirth this yuletide season with their family and friends. Some notably talented people will deliver good…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01803 328385
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06
NOV
Katherine Ryan
Exeter Phoenix

Katherine has appeared as a guest on numerous panel shows including 8 OUT OF 10 CATS and NEVER MIND THE BUZZCOCKS she is also due to appear on Q.I. later in the year. She also…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

07
NOV
Chantry Dance Company: Triple Bill
The Cygnet Theatre

Chantry Dance Company presents: The Happy Prince& other original works including All I Can Do Is Be Me ‐ the Bob Dylan BalletI was overcomethey were really fab Ronald Corp OBE. Chantry Dance Company celebrates Oscar Wildes 160th Anniversary with a stunning…

Location: 8.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01392 277189
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07
NOV
The Royal British Legion, Festival of Remembrance
Exmouth Pavilion

Shoulder to Shoulder with All Who Serve.... A fabulous evening of entertainment featuring the City of Exeter Pipes and Drums Blitz and Peaces the Fantastic Military Wives Choir Mark Nelson The Exmouth Shanty Men and B.A.F local band.…

Location: 2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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08
NOV
ELO Again
Exmouth Pavilion

NOW YOU CAN RE‐LIVE the amazing sounds of the Electric Light Orchestra in the form of the Worlds No 1 Tribute Show ELO AGAINThey have re‐created the unmistakeable sound of the Electric Light Orchestra. ELO AGAIN' will have you rocking in the…

Location: 2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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11
NOV
The Rifles
Exeter Lemon Grove

The Rifles are a British hard‐rock band that stem from Chingford London.Bursting on to the indie scene in 2006 with their critically acclaimed debut album No Love Lost produced by Ian Broudie of The Lightning…

Location: 9.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

12
NOV
Band of Skulls
Exeter Lemon Grove

Alternative rock group Band of Skulls consists of Emma Richardson vocals Russell Marsden guitar and Matt Hayward drums. Having met at college the band have grown from strength to strength having started their music…

Location: 9.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

12
NOV
Joanne Shaw Taylor
Corn Exchange Exeter

Joanne Shaw Taylor at Corn Exchange Exeter in Exeter on Wednesday 12 November 2014. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket price…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

12
NOV
Paul Hollywood
Princess Theatre Torquay

TVs baking star Paul Hollywood brings his first ever live show to the UK in 2014. Paul Hollywood Live ‐ Get Your Bake On sees Paul take to the stage for an evening of baking…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

13
NOV
Songbird - The Music of Eva Cassidy
Exmouth Pavilion

SongbirdThe Music of EVA CASSIDYSONGBIRD: THE MUSIC OF EVA CASSIDY is a fantastic concert performance which also tells the story of one the greatest singers of the 1980s and 1990s. The music of Eva Cassidy only came to prominence in this country…

Location: 2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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14
NOV
Neville Staple Band - The Gangsters Tour
Exmouth Pavilion

THE GANGSTER TOURTo celebrate the 35th anniversary of The Specials first single release The Original Rudeboy and Specials frontman Neville Staple will be embarking on a jet set tour with his band throughout October November and December performing an eclectic mix…

Location: 2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01458 210954
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14
NOV
The Neville Staple Band
Exmouth Pavilion

Neville Staple is credited with changing the face of pop music not only once but twice.Neville Staple's thirty‐five year career in the music business is well documented. From the early days with The Coventry Automatics The Specials & FunBoy3 in the late…

Location: 2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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14
NOV
Duke Dumont
Exeter Lemon Grove

Better known by his stage name Duke Dumont British DJ Adam Dyment owns the record label Blase Boys Club and has a number of successful chart hits in the UK with Need U 100 nominated…

Location: 9.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

15
NOV
The Bohemians
Exmouth Pavilion

The Bohemians set includes all the piano driven hit singles: Killer Queen; Somebody To Love; Don't Stop Me Now; You're My Best Friend; We Are The Champions and the amazing award winning Bohemian Rhapsody. These hits are balanced with the Guitar led…

Location: 2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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17
NOV
Big Brovaz VS Booty Luv+Kitty Brucknell
The Lemon Grove

THERE BACK AND BETTER THAN EVERBig Brovaz & Booty Luv are back and ready to sing all their greatest hits including Nu Flow Favourite Things Ok Baby Boy Boogie 2night and Don't Mess With My Man.Between them they have a massive 12…

Location: 9.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07909 009355
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20
NOV
Comedy Cafe
Exmouth Pavilion

This months comedy caf features Steve Stevens ticket price include a light meal…

Location: 2 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01395 222477
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21
NOV
Cirus of Horrors
Exmouth Pavilion

The Circus of Horrors is a fusion between daredevil and bizarre circus acts performed by a cast of 26 with live rock music played by Dr Haze all joined together in a brand new show.The Circus of Horrors biggest asset is…

Location: 2 miles away
Category: Bizarre

TEL: 01395 222477
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21
NOV
Joan Armatrading
Corn Exchange Exeter

Described as Britains First Lady of Song Joan Armatrading has been nominated for a Grammy Award on no less than three occasions. Possessing an extremely unique voice and strong rhythmical acoustic guitar she is…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

22
NOV
Music Hall Tavern
Exmouth Pavilion

Back by popular demand Music Hall Tavern. After last years sell out tour booking early is advisable please note that the seating style is reserved cabaret.…

Location: 2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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23
NOV
Exmouth Craft & Design Fairs
Exmouth Pavilion

Regular craft fair at the Exmouth Pavilion ‐ right on Exmouth Seafront. Over 40 stalls at every event with exhibitors ranging from artists woodturners jewellers glass engraving sewing knitting jams bears heraldry and lots more. The quality is superb and…

Location: 2 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01395 263495
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27
NOV
Emco Presents ' The Rhythm of Life
Exmouth Pavilion

The Rhythm of Life Concert will be a spectacular celebration of Musical Theatre featuring songs from Mamma Mia Jesus Christ Superstar Les Miserables Jersey Boys Hairspray and many more. Exmouth Musical Theatre Company will be treating audiences to yet another evening of…

Location: 2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01395 222477
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05
DEC
Show of Hands
Exmouth Pavilion

Singer songwriter Steve Knightley and multi instrumentalist Phil Beer embark on a 12‐date BACKLOG tour 12‐29 October a retrospective trawl through their vast and brilliant back catalogue peppered with anthems and standards and doubtless some…

Location: 2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

05
DEC
Sigma
Exeter Lemon Grove

Sigma at Exeter Lemon Grove in Exeter on Friday 05 December 2014. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Sigma live in the knowledge that…

Location: 9.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

09
DEC
Jethro
Exmouth Pavilion

Geoffrey Rowe or Jethro on stage is a Devon‐based stand‐up comic. He once toured the Cornish pub circuit but now performs to thousands in live shows across the country. He has appeared on TV with…

Location: 2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

11
DEC
Exmouth Town Band Christmas Concert
Exmouth Pavilion

Location: 2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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11
DEC
Johnny Cash revisited: Christmas Special
Barnfield Theatre

You're in for a festive treat with this uplifting semi‐biographical show that spans five decades of Johnny Cashs musical career. All the hits including I Walk The Line Ring of Fire A Boy Named Sue Folsom Prison Blues A Thing Called Love'…

Location: 8.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01392 271808
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Tourist Attractions


Crealy Adventure Park

It's here The Vortex Water Coaster opens this May Half Term at Devon's Crealy. Be amongst the first to plummet through any one of three tunnels with special sound and light effects. Added to Crealy's theme park favourites, the log flume and Maximus rollercoaster, the…

Bygones

Bygones life size Victorian street is a special look at how we used to live.In three floors of pure nostalgia you'll find old fashioned shops, period rooms, the age of the steam train and a collection of toys and models that will take your breath away ‐ whatever…

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…

Haldon Forest Park

Whether you want a quiet gentle stroll or an exhilarating mountain biking experience, theres something for you at Haldon Forest Park. 3,500 acres of woodland just fifteen minutes from Exeter.Walking Trails for everyoneWe have a wide range of walking trails including the Discovery Trail, a multi‐use, all‐ability trail…

House of Marbles

At House of Marbles and Teign Valley Glass we have been manufacturing our unusual range of games, toys, marbles and glassware for many years. Visitors are most welcome to wander around the old pottery buildings with their listed kilns, enjoy our museums of glass, games marbles and…

Robert Jones Fly Fishing

Fly Fishing centred at The Deer Park Hotel, Weston, Honiton on the River Otter. Tuition ‐ Guiding ‐ Expeditions ‐ Children and OAP welcome…

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Want to see what other attractions to visit when in Cockwood? See our list of attractions in Cockwood, including theme parks, castles, historic houses, zoos and many more family days out.