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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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Forthcoming events in Exeter

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Magic of the Stars
Babbacombe Theatre

There is Magic to Do as the all new family show Magic of the Stars opens its doors for the 2017 season at the celebrated venue. The show features extracts from Broadway and West End shows has hit songs that span seven…

Location: 16.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01803 328385
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Speed Dating in Exeter
Coal Grill & Bar

Speed Dating in Exeter for anyone aged 40 to 50 on Wednesday 26th April 2017Book here ‐ http:www.slowdating.comspeed‐datingexeter106479.aspx ‐ by clicking on the link to meet new people at Exeters most popular singles night How speed dating in Exeter works ‐ When…

Location: 0.4 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 02380 784694
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27
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Bovey Tracey Scouts & Guides Gang Show
Bovey Tracey Scout Hall

The event is the Bovey Tracey Scouts & Guides Gang Show. This is an annual entertainment show that is put on by Scouts Guides Cubs & Brownies in Bovey Tracey.The show includes a mix of comedy music and…

Location: 10.8 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01626 832042
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27
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Legends of the West End
Babbacombe Theatre

Dim the lights cue the music & raise the curtainand lose yourself in the phenomenon that is a West End MusicalWith extracts from more than twenty hit shows you are guaranteed to two hours of back to back musicals at a fraction…

Location: 16.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01803 328385
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28
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Exmouth Flavours of the World Market
The Strand

There is a historical significance to the marketplace. Before the supermarkets before the internet; the marketplace was where traders would introduce their world to the world. Traders who had sailed the seas discovering lands and cultures would gather the culinary and material…

Location: 8.4 milesaway
Category: Family Events

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Headway Devon Wine Tasting
The XCentre

Running from 6.30pm‐9.30pm in our stunning historic building by Exeter Quay the evening will be led in an informal and engaging way by a wine expert from Majestic Wine Warehouse in Exeter. Come along and put your wine knowledge to the test.The…

Location: 0.1 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01392 211822
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TJ Higgs The Medium
Babbacombe Theatre

With her natural contemporary and accurate presentation TJ is today firmly placed as one of the UKs foremost psychic medium and her broad appeal allows her to support private readings live theatre appearances and events within the UK and internationally.As well as…

Location: 16.6 milesaway
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 01803 328385
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29
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Northern Ballet | Goldilocks & the Tree Bears
Exeter Northcott Theatre

One day her curiosity leads her to a house full of many surprises. With a family of friendly bears a beautiful blue bird and bowls of delicious porridge this ballet is just rightBringing this classic childrens story to life Goldilocks & the…

Location: 1.3 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01132 208000
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Scruff n' Kens Big Party
Muddifords Court Country House

This is just going to be a great dayevening listen if you just love your music then this is gonna be for you.We have got great bands and a fab DJ.Dont fancy going home when the party ends not a problem bring…

Location: 14.2 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07518 513328
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Coffee and cake at RSPB Bowling Green Marsh n
RSPB Bowling Green Marsh

Sunday 30 April10 am‐noonPrice: Free event. Tea coffee and cake priced separatelyMake the most of your Sunday and join us at The Lookout part of the revamped hide at Bowling Green Marsh ‐ for coffee and cake on your walk around the…

Location: 4.1 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01392 833311
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02
MAY
The Fureys
Exmouth Pavilion

After 6 previous concerts Irelands legends the FUREYS return for another great night of Music songs and stories.Hear them sing their timeless classics including I will love you Sweet 16 Green fields of France Red rose caf Steal away From Clare to…

Location: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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05
MAY
Somewhere In Time - Natalie Lowe and Ian Waite
Exmouth Pavilion

Ian and Natalie will deliver a night you will remember foreverStrictlys favourite couple are back with a bang after their first successful UK Tour. Ian and Natalie have developed a whole new show with newly choreographed routines of their favourite Ballroom and…

Location: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01395 222477
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06
MAY
The Sherry Baby's
Exmouth Pavilion

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 side of the tracks invented their own unique sound were inducted into the Rock…

Location: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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08
MAY
"London Suite"
The Blackmore Theatre

London Suite is a comedy written by Neil Simon and will be presented at The Blackmore Theatre by The Exmouth Players from Monday 8th through to Saturday 13th May 2017 plus a Saturday Matinee. Evening performances commence at 7.30pm. The Matinee starts…

Location: 8.7 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07484 509514
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12
MAY
Shakin' Stevens - Echoes of Our Times
Babbacombe Theatre

Shakin Stevens is back The platinum‐selling Welsh rock and roll singer and songwriter who holds the distinction of being the UKs biggest‐selling singles artist of the 1980s releases his new Album Echoes Of Our Times on September 16th this year and will…

Location: 16.6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01803 328385
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12
MAY
Shakin' Stevens - Echoes of Our Times Tour
Babbacombe Theatre

Shakin Stevens is back The platinum‐selling Welsh rock and roll singer and songwriter who holds the distinction of being the UKs biggest‐selling singles artist of the 1980s releases his new Album Echoes Of Our Times on September 16th this year and will…

Location: 16.6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01803 328385
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13
MAY
Coffee Morning at The Blackmore
The Blackmore Theatre

The Exmouth Players are holding their monthly coffee morning at The Blackmore Theatre. Come and join us for tea coffee and some very lovely home‐made cakes.We have things such as:German Apple Cake Lemon Drizzle Chocolate Fudge squares Sausage Rolls Cheese Scones Quiche…

Location: 8.7 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07484 509514
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14
MAY
Baby & Childrens Market - Lympstone
Lympstone Village Hall

Why not turn all those quality pre‐loved goods into some hard cashProviders of Childrens Entertainment Craft and Business stalls welcomePreloved Tables £12Join the event here ‐‐‐ https:www.facebook.comevents630819450437067BOOK YOUR TABLE HERE ‐‐‐ https:booking.bookinghound.comfebookmodeap&ogdc217598‐d89b‐4bf4‐a87c‐e42203951a4a&uniqueid263…

Location: 6.6 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07837 365618
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17
MAY
Prize Only Bingo at The Blackmore
The Blackmore Theatre

Come along and join us for a game of Prize Only Bingo. Its nothing serious just a fun afternoon out.A chance of making new Friends and to see what is coming up at The Blackmore Theatre.There are prizes for a line and…

Location: 8.7 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07484 509514
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18
MAY
Anita Harris
Exmouth Pavilion

Anita Harris has had a breath taking career spanning over fifty years which started when as a 15 year old she was spotted on a London ice rink. She was then whisked away to Las Vegas to appear three times a night…

Location: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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19
MAY
Memory Lane
Babbacombe Theatre

Based on the original show from 2009 Memory Lane is now touring with a host of new songs costumes and routines.The ultimate feel good show and a stunning musical journey through some of the greatest songs from 50s 60s and 70s. Including…

Location: 16.6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01803 328385
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20
MAY
Pasha - Lets Dance The Night Away
Exmouth Pavilion

Pasha Kovalev from Strictly Come Dancing and his fantastic dancers are touring the UK with their completely Brand New Show. Expect all your favourite Dances stunning costumes great music chat and fun for all the family. Pasha won Strictly Come Dancing with…

Location: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01395 222477
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20
MAY
Sharpham Canoe picnic
River Dart

Explore this scenic stretch of the River Dart by canoe topped off with a gourmet riverside picnic opposite Sharpham Estate using food and drink sourced from small independent local suppliers.We set off from Longmarsh Totnes at midmorning and follow the gentle meandering…

Location: 16.9 milesaway
Category: Sports

TEL: 07789 113738
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25
MAY
Hijacked Festival 2017, Exeter
Double Locks

When you combine heavyweight programming with slick production an up‐for‐it crowd and some of Devons most surreally beautiful locations then you have the recipe for an almighty event ‐ and Hijacked is exactly that. Curated by a team who have spent the…

Location: 1.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 00000 000000
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26
MAY
Dominic Kirwan feat. Lisa Stanley
Exmouth Pavilion

Firmly established as one of Irelands greatest ever entertainers Dominic Kirwan hits the road again in 2017 with a brand new show. Accompanying DOMINIC on the 2017 tour will be LISA STANLEY one of Irelands top female vocalists and star of TV…

Location: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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26
MAY
I Remember You - Frank Ifield
Babbacombe Theatre

Legendary Australian based entertainer he was actually born in the UK the ever‐popular FRANK IFIELD appears in I REMEMBER YOU A nostalgic look back at his lengthy musical career which spans more than 5 decades.Frank started as a country singer when he…

Location: 16.6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01803 328385
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02
JUN
Henning Wehn
Babbacombe Theatre

Join German Comedy Ambassador Henning Wehn for an evening of Teutonic jolliness at its best. After his last show tackled those well‐known staples of light entertainment that are the British obsession with home ownership and the self‐serving nature of most fundraising efforts…

Location: 16.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01803 328385
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02
JUN
The Little Mix Experience
Exmouth Pavilion

If youre a fan of one of X Factors finest exports youre sure to L.O.V.E. 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…

Location: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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11
JUN
Big Baby & Childrens Market
Matthews Hall

Stall Holders WantedDeclutter & Make £££sIs your home full of outgrown and unused baby and childrens itemsWhy not turn all those quality pre‐loved goods into some hard cashProviders of Childrens Entertainment Craft and Business stalls welcome…

Location: 3.7 milesaway
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 07837 365618
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11
JUN
The Great British Dog Walk
Canonteign Falls

Why join Hearing Dogs at the Great British Dog Walk at Canonteign FallsThis will be a fab charity walk for dog lovers of all agesLots of fun activities for both adults and children stalls with great gifts homemade crafts and…

Location: 8.1 milesaway
Category: Family Events

TEL: +441628 894827
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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…

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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: 24/04/2017 17:23:27