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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

08
JUL
The Neil Diamond Story
Exmouth Pavilion

The life of a legend in songBob Drury returns with his highly acclaimed one‐man show celebrating the life and work of this musical legend. This years show will include iconic songs from a hit filled musical career such as Cracklin' Rosie Sweet…

Location: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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08
JUL
The Triumph of Love
Farringdon

Directed by Alistair GanleyCygnet CompanyA witty and seductive comedy by the eighteenth century master Pierre de Marivaux.What is a princess to do when she is in…

Location: 6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01392 277189
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11
JUL
Comedy Night with the Comedy Grove
Exmouth Pavilion

Brand new comedy club coming to Exmouth Pavilion on Saturday 11th July 2015.Comedy Grove presents:Exmouth Comedy Club is the newest and freshest comedy club to hit the town with the very best of comedy from around the national stand‐up circuit.So grab your…

Location: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01395 222477
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17
JUL
Joey the Lips
Sheldon Open Air Theatre

The nations funkiest 10 piece band with an insanely loyal local following. We bring you 3 great vocalists a driving rhythm section and a kicking horn section that wont stay still for a second. Joey the Lips is best described as SoulBlues…

Location: 6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01647 253916
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18
JUL
The Dolly Parton Story
Sheldon Open Air Theatre

This new show pays tribute to one of the greatest icons of popular music ‐ Dolly Parton. The stunning vocals of Andrea Pattison are backed by an all‐live 4‐piece band. You can expect to hear…

Location: 6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

22
JUL
Quo-Incidence
Sheldon Open Air Theatre

After rocking the crowds in the theatre last summer Status Quo tribute band Quo‐Incidence are making a long anticipated returnThe guys bring an authentic sound with a great vibe and electric atmosphere ‐ an experience to be remembered for ever.So bring your…

Location: 6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01647 253916
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23
JUL
Lewis Schaffer - Free Until Famous
Exmouth Pavilion

The fantastic Lewis Schaffer is back again by popular demand. Lewis Schaffer was one of the top comics in the home of stand up comedy New York City as house MC at the Comedy Cellar and the Boston Comedy Club in Greenwich…

Location: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01395 222477
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24
JUL
Rod Stewart Tribute
Sheldon Open Air Theatre

This tribute to Rod Stewart involves the same swaggering showmanship audience participation and sheer sense of fun that has made Rod Stewart one of the most popular performers of all time.Paul performs all of Rods massive hits in his Rod Stewart Tribute…

Location: 6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01647 253916
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25
JUL
Abba Magic
Sheldon Open Air Theatre

Abba Magic ‐ The Tribute perform all of Abbas biggest and best loved hits so you can be assured that the dance floor is never empty.Loved by all Ages the magic of Abba is recreated with attention to detail fantastic costumes and…

Location: 6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01647 253916
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29
JUL
The Fab Beatles
Sheldon Open Air Theatre

Beatles tribute The Fab Beatles keep getting better so we keep inviting them back. With Beatles tunes and lyrics part of our common psyche you just know youre going to relax and enjoy a good time. They have plenty of celebrity endorsements…

Location: 6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01647 253916
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02
AUG
Diamond Dogz & Exmouth Town Band
Exmouth Pavilion

Free entertainment in our gardens featuring Exmouth Town Concert Band from 1pm ‐ 3pm and then Diamond Dogz from 4pm ‐ 6pm. Come along and enjoy an afternoon of Sunshine and Entertainment.In the event of wet weather the show will continue in…

Location: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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06
AUG
The Country Superstars Experience
Exmouth Pavilion

This show is hosted by Sarah Jayne who has been performing as Dolly Parton for over 22 years and is Europe's Leading Tribute to the Queen of Country ‐ Dolly Parton. Sarah Jayne and Award Winning Vocal Impersonator Andy Crust take us…

Location: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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08
AUG
Into the Shadows
Exmouth Pavilion

Into the Shadows recreate the unique sounds of The Shadows.The Shadows had 5 number one hits and 16 top ten hits and were in the UK Charts for 310 weeks. No other Instrumental Group has ever achieved such success.Among their hits were…

Location: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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21
AUG
Supersonic 70's
Exmouth Pavilion

Supersonic 70sSuperSonic 70s Show formerly The Jackie Generation are a 6 piece totally live' 70's tribute show with both male & female lead vocals. Featuring the incredible Cat suited wondergirl' Janey Bombshell arguably one of the finest female singers in the UK.…

Location: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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22
AUG
Circus of Horrors Freaks and Feathers Tour
Exmouth Pavilion

The Circus of Horrors. the show that stormed into the finals of Britains Got Talent returns with a specially designed cabaret styled show entitled Freaks & Feathers.The opulent surroundings of each of the chosen venues means in theory everybody will get a…

Location: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Bizarre

TEL: 01395 222477
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26
AUG
Centre Stage presents 'Hired Man'
Exmouth Pavilion

Based on Melvyn Braggs stirring novel of Cumbrian rural and industrial working life set in the first quarter of the twentieth century The Hired Man tells the true story of one familys ‐ Braggs grandparents ‐journey from land labourers to colliers and…

Location: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01395 222477
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29
AUG
Only One Direction
Exmouth Pavilion

The worlds original and best One Direction tribute band come to Exmouth Pavilion on their 2014 theatre tourTravelling all over the UK Europe as far out as Dubai and having played to over 150000 people Only One Direction have secured themselves as…

Location: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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29
AUG
Robbie Williams V Olly Murs Tribute
Exmouth Pavilion

Double Trouble Robbie V Olly ‐ FREE ENTERTAINMENT IN The GARDENSWatch our tribute to the cheeky boys of pop battle it out in our fantastic afternoon of FREE entertainment in the Pavilion Gardens on Sat 29th August from 2pm.In the event of…

Location: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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04
SEP
Rave On - A Tribute to Buddy Holly
Exmouth Pavilion

Marc Robinson and the Counterfeit Crickets bring you an authentic evening of pure Rock N Rollcelebrating the music of the man himself BUDDY HOLLYWith the famous Stratocaster guitar and horned rimmed glasses along with authentic costume changes …

Location: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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11
SEP
Whitney - Queen of the Night
Exmouth Pavilion

Whitney ‐ Queen Of The NightA stunning celebration of the music and life of one of the greatest singers of our time. This award winning production features a stellar line‐up with rising West End star Rebecca Freckleton delivering a powerhouse and breathtaking…

Location: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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17
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
Jackson the Live Show
Exmouth Pavilion

There are many Michael Jackson Tribute Artists in the world today. Some dance but cannot sing others sing but cannot dance and it was thought impossible to find an artist with the ability to perform completely live whilst authentically capturing the essence…

Location: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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20
SEP
Jimmy Cricket
Exmouth Pavilion

The much loved Irish Comedian Jimmy Cricket is returning to Exmouth this SeptemberJimmy will arrive equipped with one‐liners galore a sprinkling of visual comedy and yes that ever present letter from his mammyOn offer is a comedy master class delivered by a…

Location: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01395 222477
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22
SEP
Joanne Shaw Taylor
Exeter Phoenix

Joanne Shaw Taylor at Exeter Phoenix in Exeter on Tuesday 22 September 2015. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Joanne Shaw Taylor live in…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

26
SEP
True Gold
Exmouth Pavilion

UKs No.1 Spandau Ballet Tribute BandTrue Gold were originally called Highly Strung after the Spandau Ballet hit record and became Spandau Ballet The Tribute' in 2006.Lead singer Lee James put out an advert for musicians and was inundated with offers and within…

Location: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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03
OCT
Waterloo, The Best of Abba
Exmouth Pavilion

In 1974 the little known Swedish pop group Abba swept to superstardom with their Eurovision winning Waterloo' and four decades later the song and the band remain as popular as ever. Now the phenomenal new tribute show Waterloo looks back at the…

Location: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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04
OCT
Johnny Cash Revisited
Exmouth Pavilion

Johnny Cash Revisited is a semi‐biographical show illustrating the musical journey of Johnny Cash…

Location: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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06
OCT
Mallory Knox
Exeter Lemon Grove

Mallory Knox at Exeter Lemon Grove in Exeter on Tuesday 06 October 2015. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it.Our clever system imports all the tickets…

Location: 1.2 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

09
OCT
Unforgettable
Exmouth Pavilion

Michael Williams of The Drifters is to join the cast of Unforgettable for this year's tour. Due to personal family issues Daniel Bowen Smith of the line up has had to withdraw to spend more time with his family. Michael has been…

Location: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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14
OCT
Her Majesties Royal Marine Band
Exmouth Pavilion

Tickets for this event go on sale on Sat 25th July on this date we have the pleasure of a live performance from the band in our Pavilion Gardens…

Location: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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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…

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: 06/07/2015 17:00:30