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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

26
JUL
The Take That Experience
Sheldon Open Air Theatre

These guys took Sheldon by storm in 2014 so its with great excitement that we welcome them backYou screamed like it was the real Robbie and just loved their energetic crowd‐pleasing antics around the auditorium. The Take That Experience bring…

Location: 6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01647 253916
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27
JUL
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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27
JUL
Viva Neil Diamond
Exmouth Pavilion

To celebrate the icons 50 year recording career the UKs very own voice of Neil Bob Drury The Neil Diamond Story takes to the road with Viva Neil Diamond a brand new one‐man stage show simply bursting with Neil Diamond gems Enjoy…

Location: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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28
JUL
Big Wild Sleepout at RSPB Aylesbeare Nature Reserv
RSPB Aylesbeare Common

Camping is not usually allowed on Aylesbeare or anywhere on the Pebblebed Heaths in order to protect the important wildlife there. This is an exclusive opportunity to experience this special place in the company of our friendly knowledgeable wardens. Have fun and…

Location: 8 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01392 833311
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28
JUL
Circus Of Horrors
Exmouth Pavilion

The jaw‐dropping show that rocked Britains Got Talent Circus of Horrors will take you on a whirlwind journey and send shivers down your spine with twisted contortionists hair hanging beauties flying aerialists sword swallowers and…

Location: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

28
JUL
Quicke's Home Farm Tour - July
Quicke's

Learn the art of making great cheese. With a unique behind the scenes experience well show you from the ground up how we craft world‐class cheese.9.30amMeet at Home Farm.10amIndulge in coffee and cake at Cakeadoodledo and hear the intriguing history of the…

Location: 5 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL:
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28
JUL
Quo-incidence & Go Tell Alice
Sheldon Open Air Theatre

Come and dance the night away Quo‐incidence:After rocking the crowds in the theatre in 2014 Status Quo tribute band Quo‐incidence are making a long anticipated returnBefore the untimely death of Rick Parfitt after nearly 50 years in the business Status…

Location: 6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: +441647 253916
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29
JUL
Mad Dog Mcrea, Wildwood Kin & The B-Minors
Sheldon Open Air Theatre

Its only taken 6 years but Mad Dog Mcrea are finally coming back to SheldonMad Dog Mcrea blend a unique mixture of folk rock pop gypsy jazz bluegrass and ass‐shaking music. From self‐penned songs of adventure drinking love and life to traditional…

Location: 6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01647 253916
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01
AUG
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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01
AUG
RGB Exmouth 5th anniversary celebration
RGB Building Supplies

RGB Building Supplies Exmouth branch is inviting tradespeople and the local community to join in with its 5th anniversary celebrations on Tuesday 1st August.Throughout the day a number of leading names will be attending the free event and will be demonstrating products…

Location: 9.2 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01395 265663
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02
AUG
Joey the Lips
Sheldon Open Air Theatre

The nations funkiest 10 piece band with an insanely loyal local following.This band really do love what they do; their on‐stage energy is infectious and they create a fantastic atmosphere.Joey the Lips is best described as SoulBlues & Funk with a bit…

Location: 6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01647 253916
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02
AUG
Speed Dating in Exeter
Coal Grill & Bar

Exeter Speed DatingAbout Speed Dating in Exeter EventsAt one of our Exeter Speed Dating events you will have four minutes to chat to each date Four minutes is long enough to see if you click with the person you are talking to…

Location: 0.4 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 02380 784694
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05
AUG
Performance photography exhibition
Clyst House

Open10am3pm DailyCostFree Public AdmissionPerformance was conceived early in 2012 as British excitement grew in anticipation of hosting the Olympics.Local sporting events were photographed as communities played their part in preparing…

Location: 3.8 milesaway
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08000 287338
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05
AUG
Twelfth Night
Connaught Gardens

Folksy Theatre will be touring in summer 2017 with a production of one of Shakespeares most famous comedies Twelfth Night. Two twin siblings Viola and Sebastian are separated in a shipwreck and Viola takes on the appearance of a man to be…

Location: 12.9 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01698 854409
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11
AUG
High School Rocks
Babbacombe Theatre

High School Rocks is an interactive stage production featuring the best music and songs from the High School Musical movies 1‐3. With its high energy vibrant colourful routines it forms a real tribute to the…

Location: 16.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

11
AUG
Roy 'Chubby' Brown
Exmouth Pavilion

IF EASILY OFFENDED PLEASE STAY AWAYWell my names Roy and I was born Feb 3rd 1945.My life on and around the council estate was like most of the people there was honour amongst thieves my mother left home when I was 9…

Location: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01395 222477
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12
AUG
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: 97484 509514
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12
AUG
Summer Coffee and Crafts by the Quay
The XCentre

BOOK NOW ‐ LAST STALLHOLDER SPACES AVAILABLE Taking place in the beautiful XCentre just a stones throw from Exeters historic Quayside our Coffee & Craft fairs combine a wide range of stalls from talented local sellers with delectable treats in one…

Location: 0.1 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01392 211822
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12
AUG
The Jerseys - Oh What A Nite!
Babbacombe Theatre

The show features all the top hits of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons with a narrative telling the audience a story of how they essentially shot to fame. It also features stunning acapellas and intrinsic routines that gives The Jersey Boys…

Location: 16.6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01803 328385
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16
AUG
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
AUG
The Darkside of Pink Floyd
Babbacombe Theatre

More than just an ordinary Pink Floyd tribute band The Darkside of Pink Floyd entertain audiences with a fantastic light show and passionate performances.Due to the demand for their exquisite reproduction of Pink Floyds classic music The Darkside of Pink Floyd are…

Location: 16.6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01803 328385
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25
AUG
Quicke's Home Farm Tour
Quicke's

Learn the art of making great cheese. With a unique behind the scenes experience well show you from the ground up how we craft world‐class cheese.9.30amMeet at Home Farm.10amIndulge in coffee and cake at Cakeadoodledo and hear the intriguing history of the…

Location: 5 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL:
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25
AUG
Thank ABBA For The Music
Babbacombe Theatre

Featuring all of ABBAs greatest and most memorable hits Thank ABBA For The Music is the ultimate feel good party style tribute concert.This two‐hour theatre spectacular really does capture all the magic and excitement of one of the worlds most successful and…

Location: 16.6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01803 328385
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26
AUG
The Country Superstars Experience
Babbacombe Theatre

This truly unique show is hosted by Sarah Jayne who has been performing as Dolly Parton for over 25 years and is Europes Leading Tribute to the Queen of Country ‐ Dolly Parton. Sarah Jayne and Award Winning Vocal Impersonator Andy Crust…

Location: 16.6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01803 328385
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03
SEP
Into The Shadows
Exmouth Pavilion

Back by popular demand Into the Shadows recreate the unique sound of The Shadows.Among their hits were Wonderful Land Guitar Tango Frightened City Dance On FBI Atlantis and Man of Mystery with their first number one hit Apache still recognised as being…

Location: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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08
SEP
60's Night Out with The Dreamers
Tiverton Community Arts Theatre

Join 60s hitmakers ‐ The Dreamers formerly Freddie and The Dreamers as they recreate their hits including Im Telling You Now You Were Made For Me If You Gotta Make A Fool Of Somebody Over You Short Shorts plus many more.They are…

Location: 13.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07443 502523
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08
SEP
David Hamilton's Rock N Roll Back The Years
Exmouth Pavilion

Starring DJ and broadcasting legend Diddy David HamiltonFab 50s and swinging 60s live music show with amazing band The Fugitives and the sensational Tiffany Girls. Now in its second successful year this fabulous show will make you smile laugh make you feel…

Location: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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09
SEP
An Audience with Martin Kemp
Exmouth Pavilion

With Compere BBC Radio Lincolnshires HOWARD LEADER.Join us for this up close and personal evening with Martin Kemp as he discusses his life with Spandau Ballet and beyond and take the opportunity to ask your own questions...Martin Kemp is most famed for…

Location: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01395 222477
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09
SEP
David Hamiltons Rock n Roll Back The Years
Babbacombe Theatre

Legendary DJ and broadcaster David Hamilton began his career in 1959 and since then has hosted more than 12000 radio shows and over 1000 TV shows. David has now hand‐picked an amazing band of musicians The Fugitives and the sensational Tiffany Girls…

Location: 16.6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01803 328385
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10
SEP
mum2mum market Exeter
America Hall

Mum2mum Market ExeterSeptember 10th 10.3012.00America Hall Pinhoe Exeter EX4 8PXBook a stall now at www.mum2mummarket.co.ukbook‐a‐stall.htmlNeed to declutterWhy not have a clear out and sell all your outgrown baby and childrens toys books clothes and equipment like cots pushchairs and mosses…

Location: 2.8 milesaway
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 07904 362219
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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: 26/07/2017 16:44:37