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

06
JUN
The Moody Blues
Plymouth Pavilions

English rock band 'The Moody Blues' are famed for their unique style and occasional blend of rock and classical together especially in their 1967 album 'Days of Future Past' The band has been together since…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

11
JUN
A Midsummer Night's Dream
Moorland Garden Hotel

Chapterhouse Theatre Company presents Shakespeare's best‐loved romantic comedy. Let yourself be whisked away on a thrilling journey to the most magical of forests and meet star‐crossed lovers playful fairies and hilarious travelling players. Beautifully designed Elizabethan costumes a wonderful new musical score…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01822 852245
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21
JUN
Milton Jones
Plymouth Pavilions

Milton Jones ‐ you know the weird bloke with the shirts from Mock the Week. As well as star of the Michael Mcintyre Roadshow and the voice of 8 series for Radio 4 including The…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

12
AUG
Michael McIntyre
Plymouth Pavilions

British stand‐up comedian Michael McIntyre burst onto our screens with his first DVD Live and Laughing in 2008. As the fastest‐selling comedian at the Edinburgh Festival Michael won the award for Best Live Stand‐Up…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

05
SEP
Elizabethan House Museum Ghost Hunt
Totnes Elizabethan House Museum

Elizabethan House Museum is contained within an authentic Elizabethan Merchants House built around 1575 for the Kelland family. The house retains many features dating back to the Elizabethan period and has been painstakingly restored. Collections dating from 5000BC relate to the social…

Location: 11.1 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 07985 532620
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25
SEP
Squeeze
Plymouth Pavilions

'Squeeze' is an English band that is closely associated with the 'New Wave' period of the late 70s. Squeeze have had 3 periods of active recording and performing firstly between '74 and '82 then from…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

27
SEP
Darcy Oake
Plymouth Pavilions

Darcy Oake at Plymouth Pavilions in Plymouth on Sunday 27 September 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch Darcy Oake live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison service.…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

02
OCT
Alan Carr
Plymouth Pavilions

Known as Chatty Man and Spexy Beast this witty English comedian and personality burst onto TV screens after winning a BBC New Comedy Award in 2001. With two arena tours under his belt this…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

09
OCT
Bill Bailey
Plymouth Pavilions

One of the funniest live comics doing the rounds Bill Bailey manages to combine comedy and music to perfection. Following on from last years sell‐out shows Bill has announced his new tour for his…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

15
OCT
Gun
The Junction

Gun at The Junction in Plymouth on Thursday 15 October 2015. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable companies including Ticketmaster GetMeIn Viagogo…

Location: 9.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

16
OCT
Jimmy Carr Funny Business
Plymouth Pavilions

Jimmy Carr Funny Business at Plymouth Pavilions in Plymouth on Friday 16 October 2015. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats at the…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

24
OCT
Harry Enfield Paul Whitehouse
Plymouth Pavilions

Harry Enfield Paul Whitehouse at Plymouth Pavilions in Plymouth on Saturday 24 October 2015. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports all the…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

25
OCT
Squeeze John Cooper Clarke
Plymouth Pavilions

Squeeze John Cooper Clarke at Plymouth Pavilions in Plymouth on Sunday 25 October 2015. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports all the…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

12
NOV
The Vaccines
Plymouth Pavilions

Following the recent announcement of their Brixton Academy headline show and their support slots on the Arctic Monkeys arena tour The Vaccines have announced a run of U.K. headline shows. The bands debut album What…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

15
NOV
The Waterboys
Plymouth Pavilions

The Waterboys are truly a one of a kind band. They claim to be like no other band with no genre school or fashion they simply play Waterboy music. They have performed all over the…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

18
NOV
Diversity
Plymouth Pavilions

Best known for winning the third series of Britains Got Talent Diversity are a phenomenal street dance group that have won numerous awards since they became famous. They appear at this venue to show…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

21
NOV
Brit Floyd
Plymouth Pavilions

The World Tour 2012 celebrates the music from Dark Side of the Moon Wish You Were Here Animals The Wall and much much more. The biggest Pink Floyd tribute yet…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

02
DEC
Kevin Bridges
Plymouth Pavilions

At 24 years of age Kevin Bridges is one of the most popular up and coming comedians in the country. His big break came at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival where he won the So you…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

10
DEC
Caro Emerald
Plymouth Pavilions

Caro Emerald is a Jazz singer from Amsterdam. Her debut single Back It Up was released in 2009. Her debut album Deleted Scenes from the Cutting Room Floor spent 30 weeks in the Dutch album…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

13
DEC
Gareth Malone
Plymouth Pavilions

Get ready to sing from your seat as Gareth Malone invites you the audience to be part of his first ever live tour. This live tour and his new album follow a period of…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

14
DEC
Jasper Carrott Alistair McGowan
Plymouth Pavilions

Jasper Carrott Alistair McGowan at Plymouth Pavilions in Plymouth on Monday 14 December 2015. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket price…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

12
FEB
Sarah Millican
Plymouth Pavilions

Sarah Millican is a successful English stand‐up comedienne from South Shields. Her profile on the comedy scene first increased after winning the if.comedy award in 2008 at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. She is now…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

14
FEB
Rebecca Ferguson
Plymouth Pavilions

Rebecca Ferguson a singer songwriter from Liverpool first caught publics eye in 2010 when she was fighting her way to the stars in the popular star search show The X Factor where she finished as…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

20
FEB
Paddy McGuinness
Plymouth Pavilions

Patrick Joseph Paddy McGuinness is a British standup comedian actor and TV personality who found fame after appearing with comedian Peter Kay in the hit show Phoenix Nights creating his own spin‐off series Max and…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

08
MAR
Wet Wet Wet
Plymouth Pavilions

With an incredible back catalogue of songs including three UK No. 1's With A Little Help From My Friends' 1988; Goodnight Girl' 1991; and Love Is All Around' 1994 the Glasgow lads have made…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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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