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

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Forthcoming events in Dartmoor

Children's Halloween Bash
Future Inns Hotel

Tickets are £10 per child & include Hot Meal Party baggames & competitions. Adults are free although you can purchase a food ticket for £4 to include a Bacon Bap & Tea or Coffee. Tickets must be pre booked.Please contact our Sales…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01752 701000
China Fleet Business eXpo
China Fleet Country Club

Our first annual China Fleet Business eXpo is taking place on Wednesday 8th November 2017 at The China Fleet Country Club Saltash.Headline sponsor Wessex Reserve forces and Cadets Association. Networking sponsor CF Systems LtdWe will have breakfast networking networking sessions and even…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 03337 720858
November Violin & Piano Concert series
St Lawrence Chapel

Violin & Piano Autumn Concert series Performed by graduates of Russias Music CollegesFeaturing Bruch Concerto G‐ minor Beethoven Spring Sonata in F Williams Remembrance from Schindlers List as well as compositions by Kreisler and Tchaikovsky.Tickets available: Exeter Phoenix 01392 667068or http:www.wegottickets.comevent417888Drinks and…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07505 884271
Warm up to Christmas 2017
Tavistock Town Hall

Now in its 5th year we welcome you to get in the mood for Christmas at the finest DIVERSE Christmas market to help you find and purchase gifts and treats with a difference for ChristmasFrom sparkly jewellery to christmas cakes candles cookware…

Location: 8.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01314 638368
The Girl With The Iron Claws

Growing up isnt easy especially when youre in love with a bear.This is a story about a girl who dares to follow her longing. The youngest daughter of a king she feels like a misfit. Then one night a compelling dream leads…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01803 847070
Saltash Christmas Festival 2017
Fore Street (Saltash)

Join us once again in Saltash where we bring the community together and celebrate all things ChristmasBrought to you by Saltash Chamber of Commerce community groups and town centre retailers the Festival on the 2nd of December sees Fore Street transformed into…

Location: 16.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01314 638368
Wedding Show
Future Inns Hotel

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01752 701000

Tourist Attractions

Dartmoor Railway

Dartmoor Railway first opened in 1876 as part of the London and South Western Railway West of England Main Line from Exeter to Plymouth. In 1968 British Rail closed the line Beyond Meldon Viaduct as part of the beeching cuts; following this the line was used for the…

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…

Lydford Gorge

Spectacular river gorge and waterfall.Woodland trails through a deep‐cut ravine alongside the river Lyd Thunderous 90 ft Whitelady waterfall 'Walk the plank' over the Devil's Cauldron whirlpools Wildlife‐watching hides located along the Railway Trail This famous gorge is 1 miles long and can be viewed from a circular…

Museum of Dartmoor Life

Could you live without electricityCould you cope without central heatingWhere would you get food and clothes if there were no supermarkets or clothes shops WOULD YOU SURVIVEThe people of Dartmoor did. Dartmoor is the last wilderness in southern England. It is often regarded as a bleak upland area,…

Castle Drogo

The 'last castle to be built in England', set above the Teign Gorge with dramatic views over Dartmoor.Designed by Sir Edwin Lutyens and built between 1911 and 1931 for the self‐made food retailing millionaire Julius Drewe, the castle is a masterpiece in Dartmoor granite that blends into the…

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