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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.

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Forthcoming events in Exeter

29
MAY
Jimmy Tarbuck OBE
Exmouth Pavilion

Top television comedian Jimmy Tarbuck swaps The London Palladium for Exmouth PavilionTarby as he is known to millions of TV viewers is one of the country's most evergreen performers and amaster of light entertainment.Having successfully spent more than 40 years in the…

Location: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01395 222477
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03
JUN
Years and Years
Exeter Lemon Grove

Years and Years at Exeter Lemon Grove in Exeter on Wednesday 03 June 2015. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Years and Years tickets so weve done the legwork for you.Compare Ticketmaster…

Location: 1.2 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

05
JUN
Toyah - Up Close & Personal
Babbacombe Theatre

Enjoy household name pop icon TV presenter and stage and screen actress Calamity Jane Cabaret Peter Pan Jubilee Quadophenia Toyah performing an intimate acoustic show featuring two guitarists Chris Wong and Colin Hinds. This is a unique chance to experience Toyah up…

Location: 16.6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01803 328385
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09
JUN
Tim Vine
Corn Exchange Exeter

Tim Vine is an English actor writer and comedian. Famed for his quick‐fire wit and stand‐up routine his puns and his one‐liners Vine also held the 2004 world record for the most jokes told in…

Location: 0.3 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

12
JUN
Reboot Roller Disco
Exmouth Pavilion

Reboot Family SkateAn activity for all the family can enjoy whether youre 5 or 75 This is a great way for all the family to get together and have fun trying something new.Running Fridays from 12th June to 14th August.Please also arrive…

Location: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01395 222477
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13
JUN
New York Knights
Exmouth Pavilion

Early Bird price of £16.00New York Knights is a show celebrating the music of Frankie Valli Frank Sinatra and Barbara Streisand. Matt Andrews Johnny O'Connor and Nikki Miller bring the three legends to life as they whisk the audience away on a…

Location: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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17
JUN
An Evening of Mediumship with Tony Stockwell
Exmouth Pavilion

Its NOT creepy or kooky mysterious or spooky. Its Psychic Medium Tony Stockwell demonstrating his belief that those who have passed can communicate with their loved ones. At its best Mediumship has the potential to change someones life and to instil in…

Location: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01395 222477
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18
JUN
The Fortunes
Exmouth Pavilion

Hit Band of the 60s and 70s Youve Got Your TroublesHere It Comes Again Storm In A Teacup Here ComesThat Rainy Day Feeling AgainThis intimate show will include all The Fortunes fabulous hits& many others including Marmalade Billy J Kramers…

Location: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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19
JUN
Mediumship with TV Psychic Tony Stockwell
Babbacombe Theatre

The popular star of TV's Street Psychic Psychic Private Eyes and Psychic Academy Tony Stockwell demonstrates his belief that those who have passed can communicate with their loved ones all delivered with emotion sensitivity and empathy. We hope that nobody can fail…

Location: 16.6 milesaway
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 01803 328385
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20
JUN
Joe McElderry - The Evolution Tour 2015
Babbacombe Theatre

X‐FACTOR winner Joe McElderry is hitting the road with a brand new show after the sell‐out success of last year's nationwide tour.The Evolution Tour showcases Joe's renowned versatility which has won him a unique fan base.But it is Joe's sheer energy and…

Location: 16.6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01803 328385
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20
JUN
Johnnie Casson and Steve Conrad
Exmouth Pavilion

Early bird ticket price £16.00Two fantastic Entertainers in One NightTo cabaret fans in the north it is always puzzling that the brilliant master comedian and storyteller Johnnie Casson is so rarely seen on our television screens these days. Rampant ageism in television‐land…

Location: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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21
JUN
Wurzels Tribute Show with The Mangledwurzels
The Bank

An afternoon of Wurzels‐flavoured cider‐fuelled Scrumpy & Western entertainment from The MangledwurzelsThe Mangledwurzels are a three‐piece Scrumpy & Western band based in Somerset writing and performing in the style of Adge Cutler. Formed in early 2005 the band has established themselves across…

Location: 8.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 279552
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24
JUN
Exmouth Community College Summer Cabaret
Exmouth Pavilion

Summer Showcase ‐ Featuring Exmouth Community CollegeThe Rotary Club of Exmouth & District invite you to enjoy the talents and skills in the performing arts of our local youth. The Exmouth Community College students are here once again to entertain you in…

Location: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01395 222477
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25
JUN
South West Comms Band
Exmouth Pavilion

Lympstone a picturesque village on the Exe estuary between Exeter and Exmouth boasts a brass band whose origins can be traced back over a hundred years. The parish log records the Lympstone Band performing at the Harvest Home and Sunday School Feast…

Location: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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28
JUN
Boyzone
Newton Abbot Racecourse

Formed by Louis Walsh in 1993 the Boyzone lads responded to an advert in the media for members of a new boy band to rival TakeThat. Keith Duffy Mikey Graham Shane Lynch Ronan Keating and…

Location: 12.7 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

28
JUN
Jimmy Cricket - Great Value for a Tenner Show
Babbacombe Theatre

The ever popular Irish Comedian Jimmy Cricket is returning to Babbacombe Theatre this June. Jimmy 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…

Location: 16.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01803 328385
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03
JUL
AJ's Big Band
Babbacombe Theatre

AJs Big Band is the South Wests finest 17‐piece big band specialising in the unforgettable music of the swing era. Under the inimitable leadership of Ken Parr the band plays regularly throughout Devon and the South West for dances concerts festivals and…

Location: 16.6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01803 328385
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04
JUL
Joe McElderry - The Evolution Tour
Exmouth Pavilion

The Evolution Tour showcases Joe's renowned versatility which has won him a unique fan base.But it is Joe's sheer energy and vitality which carry the showand the audience into the night with a sense of elation.The Evolution Tour features new…

Location: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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05
JUL
Raymond Froggatt
Exmouth Pavilion

Birmingham‐born singersongwriter Raymond Froggatt has been on the music scene since the 1960s. Known and loved for his well crafted songs and exciting live performances his style is a mix of rock and roll with…

Location: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

10
JUL
The Neil Diamond Story
Babbacombe Theatre

Musician and singer Bob Drury is to appear with his acclaimed one‐man show The Neil Diamond Story'. In what has been described as more than just tribute show' Bob will trace the astonishing career of the legendary Neil Diamond from his early…

Location: 16.6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01803 328385
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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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17
JUL
On Tour With Elvis
Babbacombe Theatre

FROM VIVA LAS VEGAS TO MEMPHIS TENNESSEE The Songs The Sounds The Costumes ... The Complete Elvis Show as performed at Londons O2 the Las Vegas Elvis Icon Award Winning On Tour with Elvis Show starring Michael King returns to the venue…

Location: 16.6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01803 328385
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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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24
JUL
The Barron Knights
Babbacombe Theatre

Probably the most entertaining groupto come out of the 60's and 70's. Their musicianship their harmonies and of course their humour makes them what their peers call them The Guvnors'. They are supremely talented a showbiz phenomenonand the…

Location: 16.6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01803 328385
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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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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: 28/05/2015 17:01:31