What's on inKingswear


Welcome to Kingswear

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

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Forthcoming events in Kingswear

28
FEB
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: 9.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01803 328385
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03
MAR
Tenors Un Limited - Venice to Vegas
Babbacombe Theatre

Hear the best songs from the worlds opera houses Broadway theatres and concert halls as the Rat Pack of Opera take you on a musical journey from Venice to Vegas. Tenors Un Limiteds soaring vocals and lush harmonies combined with fun…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01803 328385
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05
MAR
OMID DJALILI - Schmuck For a Night
Babbacombe Theatre

Award winning comedian and actor Omid Djalili known for his legendary stand‐up performances is back on a nationwide tour Intelligent sometimes provocative and always entertaining his stand‐up is a hugely energetic and captivating comedy masterclass. His credits range from Hollywood to television…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01803 328385
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10
MAR
BE BOP A LULA
Babbacombe Theatre

Welcome to Be Bop A LulaA wonderful night of Rock n Roll from four of the most iconic artists ever to grace the UK.Celebrating the music of Eddie Cochran Gene Vincent Billy Fury and Roy Orbison this show is guaranteed to get…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01803 328385
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10
MAR
Rock & Roll Weekend
South Bay Holiday Park

Fancy a trip down memory lane Or want to show your kids how to groove Come along to one of John Fowler Holidays themed weekends with original big name acts suitable for the whole family to enjoy. This lively holiday park is…

Location: 3.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08443 183020
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12
MAR
Pop-Up Opera: Bellini’s I Capuleti e I Montecchi
Teignmouth United Reformed Church, Teignmouth Festival

For Spring 2017 Pop‐Up are reviving their first tragic opera staged to great acclaim in 2016. Pop‐Ups version of I Capuleti e I Montecchi sung in Italian with English captions conjures an atmospheric and intimate environment that places spectators at the heart…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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18
MAR
The Story Of The Beach Boys
Babbacombe Theatre

A unique opportunity to hear played live every chart hit Americas biggest pop band ever recorded including: God Only Knows Good Vibrations I Get Around Wouldnt It Be Nice Surfin USA Fun Fun Fun California Girls Sloop John B and many more…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01803 328385
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24
MAR
G4-Live in Concert
Babbacombe Theatre

Due to popular demand G4 are back on the road with their trademark harmonies that wow audiences across the UK. The multi‐platinum selling vocal harmony group showcase a brand‐new show which will feature their most famous songs such as Bohemian Rhapsody My…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01803 328385
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25
MAR
Prince Revelation starring Mark Anthony
Babbacombe Theatre

Mark Anthony is an International singer‐songwriter who made history by being the first tribute‐lookalike‐artiste ever to appear on televisions Top of The Pops. This was followed by a tour with his own live show in countries and cities such as Zurich Switzerland…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01803 328385
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06
APR
The Barron Knights
Babbacombe Theatre

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

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01803 328385
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09
APR
Dawlish Manor House Wedding Fair 2017
Dawlish Manor House

After the quaint wedding fair at the Manor House last year Dawlish Manor House have kindly asked us back to deliver them another wedding fairBrowse a diverse range of exhibitors from cupcakes to cars some of the finest in Devon and Cornwall.…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01314 638368
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13
APR
Cirque du Hilarious
Babbacombe Theatre

A Half Term treat for all the family Circus Hilarious ‐ Hilarious by name hilarious by nature.Circus Hilarious are award‐winning father and son duo Clive Webb and Danny Adams. For over fifteen years CIRCUS HILARIOUS has been bringing the magic of circus…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01803 328385
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21
APR
60s Weekend
South Bay Holiday Park

Come and join South Bay as the party gets started with their first ever themed weekend.Featuring fabulous 60s acts including; Edison Lighthouse The New Honeycombs The Ivy League and more. Prices from £149 for the whole weekend including accommodation. Please visit: https:www.johnfowlerholidays.comentertainment60s‐weekend‐1…

Location: 3.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01271 866766
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12
MAY
Shakin' Stevens - Echoes of Our Times
Babbacombe Theatre

Shakin Stevens is back The platinum‐selling Welsh rock and roll singer and songwriter who holds the distinction of being the UKs biggest‐selling singles artist of the 1980s releases his new Album Echoes Of Our Times on September 16th this year and will…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01803 328385
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12
MAY
Shakin' Stevens - Echoes of Our Times Tour
Babbacombe Theatre

Shakin Stevens is back The platinum‐selling Welsh rock and roll singer and songwriter who holds the distinction of being the UKs biggest‐selling singles artist of the 1980s releases his new Album Echoes Of Our Times on September 16th this year and will…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01803 328385
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19
MAY
Memory Lane
Babbacombe Theatre

Based on the original show from 2009 Memory Lane is now touring with a host of new songs costumes and routines.The ultimate feel good show and a stunning musical journey through some of the greatest songs from 50s 60s and 70s. Including…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01803 328385
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26
MAY
I Remember You - Frank Ifield
Babbacombe Theatre

Legendary Australian based entertainer he was actually born in the UK the ever‐popular FRANK IFIELD appears in I REMEMBER YOU A nostalgic look back at his lengthy musical career which spans more than 5 decades.Frank started as a country singer when he…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01803 328385
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28
MAY
Brixfest 2017
Brixham Harbour

Dragon Boat racing is an ancient Chinese tradition and the fastest growing water activity in Britain today‐ as well as the most fun Up to 10 people paddle each 30 boat with a drummer at the front beating in time and our…

Location: 4.3 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01780 470718
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02
JUN
Henning Wehn
Babbacombe Theatre

Join German Comedy Ambassador Henning Wehn for an evening of Teutonic jolliness at its best. After his last show tackled those well‐known staples of light entertainment that are the British obsession with home ownership and the self‐serving nature of most fundraising efforts…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01803 328385
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17
JUN
Derek Acorah - Whispers From Heaven
Babbacombe Theatre

Derek Acorah is one of the foremost names in the world of Psychic Phenomena as well as a celebrity author and performer like no other.The pioneer for Spiritualism and Mediumship on television he is arguably the worlds most renowned Spirit Medium having…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 01803 328385
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23
JUN
Supersonic 70s Show
Babbacombe Theatre

Its the hottest ticket in town An incredible live show so jam packed with classic 70s hits its no wonder its been described as the best 70s show of its kind‐ West End quality.Led by the Catsuit Wondergirl Janey Bombshell Supersonic 70s…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01803 328385
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21
JUL
Gary Delaney 2017 UK Tour
Babbacombe Theatre

Theres Something About Gary... and that something is he likes to write and perform jokes. An awful lot of them. He thinks a good joke should be like a drunk Glaswegian short and punchy.I laughed and I laughed and I laughed master…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01803 328385
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22
JUL
The Opera Boys
Babbacombe Theatre

Leading men from Londons West End combine in a powerhouse of vocal harmony to deliver a stunning blend of music ranging from opera to Pop and everything in‐between.For the past 5 years The Opera Boys have been delighting audiences all over the…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01803 328385
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05
AUG
Woofstock UK 2017
Coronation Park

Woofstock UK 2017 is an event like no other. It is a festival for all things dog held on 5 August 2017. In Coronation Park Dartmouth Devon which is close to Kingsbridge Totnes and lots of beaches. This is our third year…

Location: 0.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01314 638368
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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: 9.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01803 328385
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09
SEP
David Hamilton’s 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: 9.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01803 328385
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16
SEP
Explosive Light Orchestra
Babbacombe Theatre

An epic night of Rock Classics and melodic symphonic rock by the best ELO Tribute Band currently touring the UK and Europe showcasing the songwriting and genius of Jeff Lynne and Electric Light Orchestra. A full 8‐piece outfit including the famous string…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01803 328385
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22
SEP
Tapestry starring Nikki Dee
Babbacombe Theatre

Carole Kings Tapestry In Concert is performed by Australias multi‐award winning Nicki Dee and is a show like no other. In this full celebration of one of the worlds most famous and best‐selling records of all time this flawless singer delivers…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01803 328385
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23
SEP
Los Endos
Babbacombe Theatre

Seconds Out was Genesis second live album taken from the bands 1977 tour which was the source of all songs on the double album except Cinema Show from the 1976 tour. Crucially guitarist Steve Hackett left the band during mid‐1977 as Seconds…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01803 328385
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30
SEP
Wannabe - The Spice Girls Show
Babbacombe Theatre

Featuring your favourite Spice Girls hits the Wannabe show recreates the era of Girl Power and gives you a night out to remember From the chart stomping Spice Up Your Life through to the hip shaking Who Do You Think You Are…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01803 328385
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Tourist Attractions


Dartmouth Castle

This brilliantly positioned defensive castle juts out into the narrow entrance to the Dart Estuary, with the sea lapping at its foot. Begun in the late 14th century, the castle was intended to protect the warehouses and homes of Dartmouth's merchants. It was one of the earliest castles…

Kents Cavern

Kents Cavern is one of the most important Palaeolithic caves in Northern Europe and the oldest recognisable human dwelling in Britain. It holds beautiful and spectacular geological formations and significant prehistoric finds, some over 700,000 years old.The name Kents is likely to derive from the Cornish Celtic word…

Paignton and Dartmouth Steam Railway

Paignton and Dartmouth Steam Railway from Paignton is the holiday line with steam trains running for seven miles in Great Western tradition along the spectacular Torbay coast to Churston and through the wooded slopes bordering the Dart estuary to Kingswear. The scenery is superb, with seascapes right…

Blackpool Gardens

Welcome to the secret seaside gardens of Blackpool, South Devon. An unexpected, sub‐tropical scene in a sensational South Devon setting.Not one filled with regimented ornamental flowerbeds, but a plantsmans garden that reflects a familys use of the land over the centuries and the social development of a small…

Bygones

Bygones life size Victorian street is a special look at how we used to live.In three floors of pure nostalgia you'll find old fashioned shops, period rooms, the age of the steam train and a collection of toys and models that will take your breath away ‐ whatever…

Cockington Village

The 450 acres of parkland is a surprising oasis of calm away from the bustle of Torbay. Take time to stroll around and enjoy the variety of scenery and wildlife that exists at Cockington. Whether you want to picnic and watch the cricket in front of…

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