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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

21
OCT
The Treatment
Cavern Club Exeter

The Treatment at Cavern Club Exeter in Exeter on Tuesday 21 October 2014. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans.Let us do…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

22
OCT
FREE taster session at the Newton Abbot Rock Choir
Methodist Avenue Church

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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23
OCT
Comedy Cafe
Exmouth Pavilion

This months comedy caf features Al Diamond ticket price includes a light meal…

Location: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01395 222477
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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: 1.2 milesaway
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: 1.2 milesaway
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: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07703 567275
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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: 16.6 milesaway
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: 0.5 milesaway
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: 0.2 milesaway
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: 8.8 milesaway
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: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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08
NOV
OPERA EVENING AND DINNER
Bovey Castle

After the success and popularity of our inaugural opera evening in March join us on Saturday November 8th for another evening of song as we host our second opera evening in conjunction with Devon Opera.Arrive at Bovey Castle at 6.30pm for a…

Location: 12.6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01647 445007
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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: 1.2 milesaway
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: 1.2 milesaway
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 youWell BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket price…

Location: 0.3 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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: 8.8 milesaway
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 andSpecials frontman Neville Staple will be embarking on a jet set tour with his band throughout October November and December performing an eclectic mix…

Location: 8.8 milesaway
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: 8.8 milesaway
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: 1.2 milesaway
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: 8.8 milesaway
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: 1.2 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07909 009355
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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 rockmusic played by Dr Haze all joined together in a brand new show.The Circus of Horrors biggest asset is…

Location: 8.8 milesaway
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: 0.3 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

22
NOV
Blackborough Artisan Market
Blackborough Village Hall

A fantastic festive Artisan Market to promote some of the fantastic artists and makers we have in Mid Devon. Come and indulge in hog roast mulled wine and start or finish your Christmas shopping Saturday 22nd November 10am ‐ 2pm. A host…

Location: 15.1 milesaway
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01884 266045
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22
NOV
Music Hall Tavern
Exmouth Pavilion

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

Location: 8.8 milesaway
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: 8.8 milesaway
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: 8.8 milesaway
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: 8.8 milesaway
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: 1.2 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

07
DEC
BOVEY CASTLE CHRISTMAS FAIR
Bovey Castle

Bovey Castle hosts its Christmas fair on Sunday December 7th between 12pm ‐ 5pm. Featuring a selection of the finest local food and drink producers experience providers arts and crafts and Bovey Castle gifts for Christmas this is your opportunity to enjoy…

Location: 12.6 milesaway
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01647 445007
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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: 21/10/2014 18:13:46