What's on inMaidencombe

Welcome to Maidencombe

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

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Forthcoming events in Maidencombe

24
JUL
Comedy Cafe
Exmouth Pavilion

This months Comedy Caf features Arnold Gutbucket the ticket price includes a light meal…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01395 222477
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25
JUL
European Market Exmouth
European Market Exmouth

The town centre will come alive with the tastes smells and products of Continental Europe ‐ and beyond ‐ when the Traditional European Food and Craft Fair arrives in town. Bringing a lot of produce and products that are new and different…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01512 801925
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25
JUL
Hold Tight it's 60's Night
Exmouth Pavilion

David Graham Entertainment Ltdpresents The Best 60s Concert In The WorldEverHold tight for a roller‐coaster ride through the very best of 60s music with HOLD TIGHT ITS 60s NIGHT A multi‐talented multi‐instrumental cast of fantastic singers and musicians reproduce the greatest hits…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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25
JUL
Quo-incidence
Sheldon Open Air Theatre

A Status Quo tribute band descirbed as the best Quo tribute he had seen by Quo bassist John Rhino Edwards So whatever you want its all about you and together well be rockin all over the world.Sheldon Open Air Theatre…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01647 253916
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26
JUL
The Sleep Walk
Riviera Centre

Why not get involved in the Rowcroft Sleep Walk 2014 South Devons biggest pyjama party. On Saturday 26th July 2014 ladies of South Devon will walk from Torquay to Paignton and back again in their pyjamas for Rowcroft Hospice. The walk is…

Location: 2.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01803 217641
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26
JUL
The Take That Experience
Sheldon Open Air Theatre

These guys took Sheldon by storm last year. The Take That Experience bring you all the music and choreography youd expect along with an absolutely infectious enthusiasm and energetic crowd‐pleasing antics around the auditorium. Dont miss itSheldon Open Air Theatre is…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01647 253916
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30
JUL
The Fab Beatles
Sheldon Open Air Theatre

With celebrity endorsements from the likes of Terry Wogan and Michael Parkinson this tribute band is not to be missed Relax and enjoy a good time to the sounds of British icons.Sheldon Open Air Theatre is a natural open air amphitheatre…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01647 253916
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31
JUL
Roy Chubby Brown
Princess Theatre Torquay

Roy Chubby Brown is back in town. Get ready for a barn‐storming night of jokes banter and hilarious mickey‐taking from Britains most outrageous comedian bar none Laugh till it hurts as Chubby rips into his…

Location: 2.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

07
AUG
Complete Madness
Exmouth Pavilion

Re‐live the madness of MadnessA sensational Theatre extravaganza featuring the amazing talents of this 5‐piece band who will take you on a musical journey through the story of one of Britains most memorablevisual and fun bands. Complete with crazy costumes comedy and…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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09
AUG
The Sherry Baby's
Exmouth Pavilion

Sherry Babys Present:The Ultimate Tribute To The Jersey Boys Frankie Valli & The 4 Seasons.JERSEY BOYS Tribute tells the remarkable rise to stardom of one of the most successful bands in pop music history.Discover how four New Jersey boys from the wrong…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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09
AUG
Peppa Pig#';s Big Splash
Northcott Theatre

This fantastic family event will see Peppa Pig039;s Big Splash live in Exeter Devon at the Northcott Theatre on Saturday 09 August 2014. Compare ticket prices for the Peppa Pig039;s Big Splash event below.…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

09
AUG
Peppa Pigs Big Splash
Northcott Theatre

This fantastic family event will see Peppa Pigs Big Splash live in Exeter Devon at the Northcott Theatre on Saturday 09 August 2014. Compare ticket prices for the Peppa Pigs Big Splash event below.…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

15
AUG
The Dreamboys
Exmouth Pavilion

As ever back by popular demand the fantastic Dreamboys with their 2014 Tour. Seating for this event is reserved cabaret style so if you want to get close up and personal book early.…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01395 222477
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17
AUG
An Evening with Jimmy Tarbuck OBE
Babbacombe Theatre

Tarby as he is known to millions of TV viewers is one of the country's most evergreen performers and a master of light entertainment.Having successfully spent more than 40 years in the notoriously fickle world of show business Jimmy Tarbuck has hosted…

Location: 1.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01803 328385
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20
AUG
Crowdfunding Explained
Thistle Hotel

Why should I attendThe crowdfunding industry is currently booming and there is something in it for everyone Whether youre a business owner an event organiser a wacky inventor or a wanna be investor there is bound to be a way crowdfunding could…

Location: 15.4 miles away
Category: Business

TEL: 07860 848993
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21
AUG
A Strange Groovy Happening by the Sea
Exmouth Pavilion

This shows features three acts at the forefront of New South West Psychedelia The Clock Surgeons are a vibrant exciting Farfisa organ led feast of energy and catchy tunes. Crystal Jacqueline is a BBC Radio 6regular and her album Sun Arise was…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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21
AUG
Moscow State Circus
Paignton Green

Promising their 'greatest ever production to date' the ever‐popular Moscow State Circus are a world‐renowned circus troupe where 'magnificent feats of human achievement' are the norm. Expect rogue clowns mucking around performers in high‐wires…

Location: 5.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

22
AUG
Todd Miller and the Joe Loss Orchestra
Exmouth Pavilion

2013‐14 will see the Joe Loss Orchestra celebrating its 80th anniversary and Todd Millers40th year with the Orchestra.The orchestra is now Britains longest running live entertainment company of any kind.TODD MILLER joined the Orchestra in 1972.His vocal prowess and versatility has received…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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23
AUG
Only One Direction
Exmouth Pavilion

Only One Direction ‐ Midnight Memories TourThe worlds original and best One Direction tribute band come to Exmouth Pavilion on their 2014 theatre tourTraveling all over the UK Europe as far out as Dubai and having played to over 150000 people Only…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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27
AUG
Extreme Stunt Show
Racecourse

check out the monster action where our very own trucks Extreme and Lil Devil compete to prove theyre the best car crushing monsters in Europe. 2013 was a very busy year for these monsters. Performing at over 150 shows during…

Location: 4.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 08444 771000
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30
AUG
Abba Reunion
Babbacombe Theatre

ABBA REUNION has been created by the original Director Producer and Choreographer of the Award Winning Abbamania West End musical and stars the original Frida from the London castThe show gives Abba fans old and new the opportunity to once again get…

Location: 1.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01803 328385
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09
SEP
Chantel McGregor
Exeter Phoenix

Chantel McGregor at Exeter Phoenix in Exeter on Tuesday 09 September 2014. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Chantel McGregor live in the knowledge…

Location: 15.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

15
SEP
FREE taster session at the Exeter Rock Choir
Music Hall

Your local Exeter choir is run by singerpianist Eleanor Williams. The Exeter branch is part of the unique national singing family that is Rock Choir. Whilst retaining our focus on Exeter community causes and events all the local Devon choirs come together…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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17
SEP
FREE taster session at the Newton Abbot Rock Choir
Large Hall

The Newton Abbot Rock Choir is led by vocal teacher Eleanor Williams. Over the past few years Rock Choir has become firmly ingrained on the national consciousness with its unique mix of en‐masse singing fundraising television appearances and emphasis on supporting local…

Location: 4 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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18
SEP
Last Night of the Proms
Exmouth Pavilion

The Last Night of the Proms is the culmination of the BBCs 8 week summer concert season. Having celebrated the classics with concerts and other events the last night is a flamboyant finale in Londons…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

19
SEP
Voulez-Vous, Mad About Abba
Exmouth Pavilion

After a fantastic show last year and back by popular demand Exmouth Pavilion are proud to present Voulez‐Vous. The Seating is in RESERVED CABARET so book early to avoid disappointment.Voulez Vous capture the sheer brilliance of ABBAs music perfectly and their case…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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20
SEP
Lewis Watson
Exeter Phoenix

‐ watch Lewis Watson live at Exeter Phoenix in Exeter Devon on the Saturday 20 September 2014. Compare ticket prices and save on the best seats in the house…

Location: 15.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

24
SEP
The Temple Brothers as The Everlys Brothers
Exmouth Pavilion

The Temple Brothers are the UKs leading tribute to the greatest harmony brothers of all time The Everly Brothers. Being brothers themselves their harmonies are truly flawless with live acoustic guitars relive the classic Everlys songs as they recreate the magic of…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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26
SEP
CERI DUPREE Fit For A Queen!
Babbacombe Theatre

To celebrate thirty years on the stage female impersonator Ceri Dupree stars in this sensational new show paying homage to some of his favourite ladies. You can expect side splitting comedy and a visual feast of spectacular eye popping and jaw dropping…

Location: 1.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01803 328385
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26
SEP
Hawkwind
Corn Exchange Exeter

Hawkwind have delivered over forty years of mind expanding space rock First being launched back in 1969 inspired by a eclectic mix of anthem and experimental sounds science fiction and psychedelia Hawkwind quickly created a…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

Tourist Attractions


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…

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…

Compton Castle

Built between the 14th and 16th centuries, the castle has been home to the Gilbert family for most of the last 600 years. Sir Humphrey Gilbert 1539&8211;1583 was coloniser of Newfoundland and half‐brother to Sir Walter Raleigh.Compton Castle is occupied and administered by Mr & Mrs G E…

House of Marbles

At House of Marbles and Teign Valley Glass we have been manufacturing our unusual range of games, toys, marbles and glassware for many years. Visitors are most welcome to wander around the old pottery buildings with their listed kilns, enjoy our museums of glass, games marbles and…

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