What's on inExeter

Welcome to Exeter

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

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Tourist Information

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Forthcoming events in Exeter

23
JUL
Thick as Thieves
Sheldon Open Air Theatre

A lively and entertaining band featuring all your favourite RockPop Anthems from the 60s onwards. Great feel‐good music in a wonderful outdoor settingSheldon Open Air Theatre is a natural open air amphitheatre with a woodland backdrop that is located in a delightful…

Location: 6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01647 253916
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24
JUL
Comedy Cafe
Exmouth Pavilion

This months Comedy Caf features Arnold Gutbucket the ticket price includes a light meal…

Location: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01395 222477
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25
JUL
European Market Exmouth
European Market Exmouth

The town centre will come alive with the tastes smells and products of Continental Europe ‐ and beyond ‐ when the Traditional European Food and Craft Fair arrives in town. Bringing a lot of produce and products that are new and different…

Location: 8.3 milesaway
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01512 801925
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25
JUL
Hold Tight it's 60's Night
Exmouth Pavilion

David Graham Entertainment Ltdpresents The Best 60s Concert In The WorldEverHold tight for a roller‐coaster ride through the very best of 60s music with HOLD TIGHT ITS 60s NIGHT A multi‐talented multi‐instrumental cast of fantastic singers and musicians reproduce the greatest hits…

Location: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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25
JUL
Quo-incidence
Sheldon Open Air Theatre

A Status Quo tribute band descirbed as the best Quo tribute he had seen byQuo bassist John Rhino EdwardsSo whatever you want its all about you and together well be rockin all over the world.Sheldon Open Air Theatre…

Location: 6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01647 253916
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26
JUL
The Take That Experience
Sheldon Open Air Theatre

These guys took Sheldon by storm last year. The Take That Experience bring you all the music and choreography youd expect along with an absolutely infectious enthusiasm and energetic crowd‐pleasing antics around the auditorium.Dont miss itSheldon Open Air Theatre is…

Location: 6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01647 253916
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30
JUL
The Fab Beatles
Sheldon Open Air Theatre

With celebrity endorsements from the likes of Terry Wogan and Michael Parkinson this tribute band is not to be missedRelax and enjoy a good time to the sounds of British icons.Sheldon Open Air Theatre is a natural open air amphitheatre…

Location: 6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01647 253916
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07
AUG
Complete Madness
Exmouth Pavilion

Re‐live the madness of MadnessA sensational Theatre extravaganza featuring the amazing talents of this 5‐piece band who will take you on a musical journey through the story of one of Britains most memorablevisual and fun bands. Complete with crazy costumes comedy and…

Location: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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09
AUG
The Sherry Baby's
Exmouth Pavilion

Sherry Babys Present:The Ultimate Tribute To The Jersey Boys Frankie Valli & The 4 Seasons.JERSEY BOYS Tribute tells the remarkable rise to stardom of one of the most successful bands in pop music history.Discover how four New Jersey boys from the wrong…

Location: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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09
AUG
Peppa Pig#';s Big Splash
Northcott Theatre

This fantastic family event will see Peppa Pig039;s Big Splash live in Exeter Devon at the Northcott Theatre on Saturday 09 August 2014.Compare ticket prices for the Peppa Pig039;s Big Splash event below.…

Location: 1.3 milesaway
Category: Family Events

09
AUG
Peppa Pigs Big Splash
Northcott Theatre

This fantastic family event will see Peppa Pigs Big Splash live in Exeter Devon at the Northcott Theatre on Saturday 09 August 2014.Compare ticket prices for the Peppa Pigs Big Splash event below.…

Location: 1.3 milesaway
Category: Family Events

15
AUG
The Dreamboys
Exmouth Pavilion

As ever back by popular demand the fantastic Dreamboys with their 2014 Tour. Seating for this event is reserved cabaret style so if you want to get close up and personal book early.…

Location: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01395 222477
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17
AUG
An Evening with Jimmy Tarbuck OBE
Babbacombe Theatre

Tarby as he is known to millions of TV viewers is one of the country's most evergreen performers and a master of light entertainment.Having successfully spent more than 40 years in the notoriously fickle world of show business Jimmy Tarbuck has hosted…

Location: 16.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01803 328385
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20
AUG
Crowdfunding Explained
Thistle Hotel

Why should I attendThe crowdfunding industry is currently booming and there is something in it for everyone Whether youre a business owner an event organiser a wacky inventor or a wanna be investor there is bound to be a way crowdfunding could…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Business

TEL: 07860 848993
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21
AUG
A Strange Groovy Happening by the Sea
Exmouth Pavilion

This shows features three acts at the forefront of New South West Psychedelia The Clock Surgeons are a vibrant exciting Farfisa organ led feast of energy and catchy tunes. Crystal Jacqueline is a BBC Radio 6regular and her album Sun Arise was…

Location: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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22
AUG
Todd Miller and the Joe Loss Orchestra
Exmouth Pavilion

2013‐14 will see the Joe Loss Orchestra celebrating its 80th anniversary and Todd Millers40th year with the Orchestra.The orchestra is now Britains longest running live entertainment company of any kind.TODD MILLER joined the Orchestra in 1972.His vocal prowess and versatility has received…

Location: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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23
AUG
Only One Direction
Exmouth Pavilion

Only One Direction ‐ Midnight Memories TourThe worlds original and best One Direction tribute band come to Exmouth Pavilion on their 2014 theatre tourTraveling all over the UK Europe as far out as Dubai and having played to over 150000 people Only…

Location: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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27
AUG
Extreme Stunt Show
Racecourse

check out the monster action where our very own trucks Extreme and Lil Devil compete to prove theyre the best car crushing monsters in Europe.2013 was a very busy year for these monsters.Performing at over 150 shows during…

Location: 12.7 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 08444 771000
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30
AUG
Abba Reunion
Babbacombe Theatre

ABBA REUNION has been created by the original Director Producer and Choreographer of the Award Winning Abbamania West End musical and stars the original Frida from the London castThe show gives Abba fans old and new the opportunity to once again get…

Location: 16.6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01803 328385
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09
SEP
Chantel McGregor
Exeter Phoenix

Chantel McGregor at Exeter Phoenix in Exeter on Tuesday 09 September 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 Chantel McGregor live in the knowledge…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

15
SEP
FREE taster session at the Exeter Rock Choir
Music Hall

Your local Exeter choir is run by singerpianist Eleanor Williams. The Exeter branch is part of the unique national singing family that is Rock Choir. Whilst retaining our focus on Exeter community causes and events all the local Devon choirs come together…

Location: 0.9 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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17
SEP
FREE taster session at the Newton Abbot Rock Choir
Large Hall

The Newton Abbot Rock Choir is led by vocal teacher Eleanor Williams. Over the past few years Rock Choir has become firmly ingrained on the national consciousness with its unique mix of en‐masse singing fundraising television appearances and emphasis on supporting local…

Location: 13.2 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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18
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: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

19
SEP
Voulez-Vous, Mad About Abba
Exmouth Pavilion

After a fantastic show last year and back by popular demand Exmouth Pavilion are proud to present Voulez‐Vous. The Seating is in RESERVED CABARET so book early to avoid disappointment.Voulez Vous capture the sheer brilliance of ABBAs music perfectly and their case…

Location: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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20
SEP
Lewis Watson
Exeter Phoenix

‐ watch Lewis Watson live at Exeter Phoenix in Exeter Devon on the Saturday 20 September 2014.Compare ticket prices and save on the best seats in the house…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

24
SEP
The Temple Brothers as The Everlys Brothers
Exmouth Pavilion

The Temple Brothers are the UKs leading tribute to the greatest harmony brothers of all time The Everly Brothers. Being brothers themselves their harmonies are truly flawless with live acoustic guitars relive the classic Everlys songs as they recreate the magic of…

Location: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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26
SEP
CERI DUPREE Fit For A Queen!
Babbacombe Theatre

To celebrate thirty years on the stage female impersonator Ceri Dupree stars in this sensational new show paying homage to some of his favourite ladies. You can expect side splitting comedy and a visual feast of spectacular eye popping and jaw dropping…

Location: 16.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01803 328385
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26
SEP
Tom Stade "Decisions Decisions" Tour 2014
Comedy Hall

A natural performer with a passion for storytelling Canadian born Tom Stade has steadily built himself a reputation as one of the most compelling and original stand‐up acts around. Tom Stade is one of a kind with a genuine flare for observation…

Location: 13.5 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01884 233741
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26
SEP
Hawkwind
Corn Exchange Exeter

Hawkwind have delivered over forty years of mind expanding space rock First being launched back in 1969 inspired by a eclectic mix of anthem and experimental sounds science fiction and psychedelia Hawkwind quickly created a…

Location: 0.3 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

27
SEP
An Evening With Pam Ayres
Babbacombe Theatre

The legendary Pam Ayres brings her current show to this venue 35 years after she first appeared on the Britains Got Talent TV show of its day Opportunity Knocks.Expect tickets to sell out…

Location: 16.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

Tourist Attractions


Crealy Adventure Park

It'shereThe 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…

Canonteign Falls

At Canonteign Falls we try to make your dreams come trueThis 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…

Devon Railway Centre

Devon Railway Centre is a popular Devon tourist attraction which offers a unique railway experience and boasts a host of attractions in one location. We offer an interactive fun filled day out. Our railways give unlimited train rides around the centre and opportunities for you to become involved…

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…

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…

Acorn Playschemes

4 ‐7 Playscheme, 8‐11 and 12 Activity Programmes: Top sports, football skills, watersportsat Haven Banks , swimming, golf, cycling, games, ten pin bowling, blowpipe paintball, horseriding for 8‐11 years. For 12 ‐ skateboarding, camping, ice‐skating, cinema trips, internet cafe, paintballing etc. There are weekly tourist attraction…

Want more?

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


Updated: 23/07/2014 05:18:54