What's on inIlfracombe

Welcome to Ilfracombe

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Ilfracombe - 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 Ilfracombe to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Ilfracombe

02
AUG
The Secret Garden
Arlington Court

Join young Mary Lennox on her journey of discovery as she travels to her uncles house deep in the Yorkshire countryside where unexpected friends and very magical creatures help her unlock the mystery of the secret garden. This most enchanting story loved…

Location: 7.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01271 850296
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14
AUG
Mad Hatter's Party
St Anne's Arts & Community Centre

St Annes Arts Centre will be celebrating timeless childrens book Alices Adventures in Wonderland this August its 150 years old in 2015. Guests will enjoy a welcome drink then choose from a delicious two course menu created by local chef Gary…

Location: 9.1 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01271 373003
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15
AUG
Waveform Songs of Love and Landscape
St Anne's Arts & Community Centre

North Devon singer and guitarist Dayle Helsby and renowned Mancunian saxophonist Reed Pimlott present a concert of intimate and atmospheric songs. Lyrical poignant sax blends with sublime vocals to move inspire and surprise. Thoughtful compositions including material from Dayles album Waveform …

Location: 9.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01271 373003
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27
AUG
The Jungle Book
Tapeley Park

In the magical Indian jungle a new arrival changes the animal kingdom forever. Your favourite animal characters are brought to life to create an enchanting and fun‐filled musical show for children of all ages. Join Mowgli on his wonderful adventures with the…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01271 860897
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24
OCT
Red Dirt Skinners
St Anne's Arts & Community Centre

The bands music has wide appeal and comfortably blends Country Blues Americana and Folk Music. The Skinners were voted by UK Country Radio as one of the top ten acts of 2014.At: St Annes Arts & Community Centre Barnstaple Time: Doors…

Location: 9.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01271 373003
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NOV
Sarah McQuaid
St Anne's Arts and Community Centre

Brilliant musicianship a warm and welcoming stage presence and a voice as rich matured and knowing as the finest thrice‐distilled Irish malt whiskey. Geoff Wallis fRoots UKAt: St Annes Arts & Community Centre Barnstaple Time: Doors open at 7.30 music starts…

Location: 9.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01271 373003
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04
DEC
Martin Harley
The Guildhall

A shining talent in the British Acoustic Blues Scene ‐ Guitar Magazine. No doubt that he is a slide guitar master ‐ Roots Magazine.At: The Guildhall Barnstaple.Time: Doors open at 7.30pm on stages 8.00pmCost Tickets £12.00 in advance from www.ticketsource.co.uk or £14.00…

Location: 9.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01271 373003
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Tourist Attractions


Exmoor Zoological Park

A unique zoo, combining a relaxed and informal atmosphere with many of the birds and animals at liberty within the grounds. This is complemented by the picturesque views and maintained gardens, combining both endangered and domestic animals and birds in one location. A charming visit, with something for…

Combe Martin Wildlife and Dinosaur Park

Come see; T‐Rex, Dilophosaurus, Megalosaurus, Dinosaur Museum, Apes & Monkeys, Sealions, Meerkats, WolvesParrots, Birds of Prey, Otters, Butterfly House, Beautiful Waterfall and Gardens, Earthquake Train Ride, Snow Leopard,Snakes, Dragon Lizards, Insects and Spiders, Penquins, 'Out Of This World' Light Show, and much more.Last year saw the arrival of…

Exmoor Zoo

Exmoor Zoo is a unique and unusual zoo to visit Opened in 1982 the zoo is now an ideal family venue, catering very well for the younger generation. So much change has taken place, that even a visit last year, will today see new exhibits and animals.The zoo…

Marwood Hill Gardens

20 acres of beautiful gardens and three lakes in a valley setting with Plant Centre and Garden Tea Room.The creator of the gardens was Dr James Smart VMH. who moved to Marwood in 1949. The land that is now Marwood Hill Gardens consisted then of an old broken…

Arlington Court

Nestling in the thickly wooded valley of the River Yeo lies the 1125ha 2700 acre Arlington Court estate. At its centre stands the intimate and intriguing home of Miss Rosalie Chichester, who lived here for 84 years until 1949. Crowded with treasures amassed from her travels, the house…

Harry Case Leisure

Harry Case Leisure ‐ Amusement Park in Ilfracombe, Devon. Contact venue on telephone number 01271863352 for opening times, entrance costs, and attractionsrides available at this park.…

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