What's on inIvybridge


Welcome to Ivybridge

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

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Forthcoming events in Ivybridge

25
AUG
Evening Canoe Paddle on the River Dart - with Camp
River Dart

Join us for a magical evening on the River Dart The evening paddle by canoe is an opportunity to have an unusual evening where you slow down and experience the natural world on the water as it moves from day to night.…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 07789 113738
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26
AUG
Canoe Safari on the River Dart
River Dart

A great day of canoeing on the stunning Dart estuary. We begin from Longmarsh Totnes where we set off with the outgoing tide. Leaving the town behind us we join with the peaceful expanse of the Dart Estuary with its thick wooded…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07789 113738
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26
AUG
Children of the New Forest
Barbican Theatre

Written by: Caroline Wigmore & Jen Green Music Supervisor: Jen Green Director: Ellis KerkhovenAgainst the backdrop of the civil war Edward and his three siblings are tragically orphaned when their father is killed by soldiers. Fleeing the children adopt a…

Location: 9.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01752 267131
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27
AUG
Canoeing and Bush-craft Day on the River Dart
River Dart

Canoeing and Bush‐craft go together like tea and cake A day of foraging and learning Bush‐craft skills on the river. Well do some epic paddling on the beautiful Dart stopping en‐route to forage for shellfish and other wild foods to cook up…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07789 113738
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28
AUG
Peter Pan
Moorland Garden Hotel

Chapterhouse Theatre Company are delighted to present an all new production of Peter Pan. Join Wendy Michael and John Darling on their adventures with Peter far away on the magical island of Neverland. There they encounter the enchanting mermaids magical fairies and…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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09
SEP
Circus of Horrors
Central Park

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: 9.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

11
SEP
Wedding - Open Afternoon
Future Inns Hotel

Come a long to our wedding open afternoon to see the venueincluding the ceremony room dressed for a weddingmeet our dedicated Wedding coordinatorand enjoy discounts offered when booking your wedding with us.Please contact our Sales Manager Nikki for further information. …

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01752 701000
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16
SEP
The Floyd Effect - The Pink Floyd Tribute Show
Tavistock Wharf

Having toured since 2007 The Floyd Effect has become rightly renowned for the remarkable accuracy with which it performs the iconic music of Pink Floyd. All of the bands members are top quality musicians with pedigrees that stretch across all manner of…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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20
SEP
Speed Dating in Plymouth
Seco Lounge

Plymouth Speed Dating How speed dating in Plymouth worksA great event to go to is Speed Dating in Plymouth. How it works is our friendly professional hosts will greet you and they will settle you in by briefly explaining the format…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02380 784694
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29
SEP
Two Choir Concert
ST EUSTACHIUS CHURCH

At the end of September Tavistock has a rare occasion to hear two of our best local choirs in one evening. The Plymouth Area Police Choir and the Sir Joshua Reynolds Choir will both be singing a range of popular and…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07966 575340
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30
SEP
Plymouth Casefile: Live Mystery Game
Plymouth city centre

12 SECRET LOCATIONS across Plymouth city centre will be taking part in this live mystery game for adventurers of all ages. Piece together the trail question real witnesses and solve ingenious puzzles.Casefile: The Mystery of the Star‐Eaters is a one‐day event where…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 02032 909115
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01
OCT
Autumn Craft Fair
Future Inns Hotel

Come along to our Autumn Craft Fair on October the 1st.There will be lots of gorgeous handmade goodies & gifts for you to pick up perhaps a chance to do a spot of early Christmas shopping. We will have an array of…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01752 701000
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01
OCT
The Dartmoor Zoo Wedding Fair 2017
Dartmoor Zoo

This event does NOT require tickets It is free to enter both the zoo and the wedding fair. Simply turn up at Dartmoor Zoo from 4pmWe welcome you back to the second Dartmoor Zoo Wedding Fair of the year.Pop up to the…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01314 638368
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29
OCT
Children's Halloween Bash
Future Inns Hotel

Tickets are £10 per child & include Hot Meal Party baggames & competitions. Adults are free although you can purchase a food ticket for £4 to include a Bacon Bap & Tea or Coffee. Tickets must be pre booked.Please contact our Sales…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01752 701000
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11
NOV
Warm up to Christmas 2017
Tavistock Town Hall

Now in its 5th year we welcome you to get in the mood for Christmas at the finest DIVERSE Christmas market to help you find and purchase gifts and treats with a difference for ChristmasFrom sparkly jewellery to christmas cakes candles cookware…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01314 638368
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25
NOV
Plymouth Christmas Show 2017
Plymouth Guildhall

After the very successful Plymouth Christmas Show of 2016 that saw over 2000 visitors we are returning to Plymouth Guildhall on the 18th of November 2017 to bring you a repeat performanceBring your friends and family to explore our Christmas Market pop…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01314 638368
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29
NOV
Greg Davies You Magnificent Beast
Plymouth Pavilions

Greg Davies You Magnificent Beast at Plymouth Pavilions in Plymouth on Wednesday 29 November 2017. 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…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

02
DEC
Saltash Christmas Festival 2017
Fore Street (Saltash)

Join us once again in Saltash where we bring the community together and celebrate all things ChristmasBrought to you by Saltash Chamber of Commerce community groups and town centre retailers the Festival on the 2nd of December sees Fore Street transformed into…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01314 638368
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07
JAN
Wedding Show
Future Inns Hotel

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01752 701000
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Tourist Attractions


National Marine Aquarium

The National Marine Aquarium was the first aquarium in the United Kingdom to be set up solely for the purpose of education, conservation and research. It remains Britain's foremost aquarium and in the four years it has been open it has attracted over one and half million visitors…

South Devon Railway

The South Devon Railway is one of Devons and the West Countrys best loved tourist attractions and is the longest established steam railway in the south west.The South Devon Railway, or SDR, is a seven mile former Great Western Railway branch line, built in 1872, which runs along…

Buckfast Abbey

Buckfast Abbey is home to a Roman Catholic community of Benedictine monks.The Abbey Church is at the centre of the monastic life of the Benedictine monks at Buckfast, since it is there that the Monastic Community gathers to pray and celebrate the sacraments.12th century Cistercian architecture has a…

Buckfast Butterfly Farm

The Butterfly Farm and Otter Sanctuary is situated just outside the southern border of Dartmoor National Park between Exeter and Plymouth and is easily reached just off the A38 Devon Expressway at the Dart Bridge junction. There are large brown tourist signs guiding visitors from the junction to…

Merchants House Museum

Step back into an Elizabethan Merchant's house and get a taste of what Plymouth life was like in the past ‐ from beggars to the Blitz. Browse potions and lotions in our reconstructed chemist shop.…

Pennywell Farm

Come and experience the Pennywell magic at our multi‐award winning Farm Activity Park. . . The biggest in the South West. There's lots to do and see for the whole family. There's ponys and piglets, slides, go‐karts, quad bikes and train ride, eagles…

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Want to see what other attractions to visit when in Ivybridge? See our list of attractions in Ivybridge, including theme parks, castles, historic houses, zoos and many more family days out.