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

28
MAR
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: 1.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01803 328385
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29
MAR
The Original 60's Show
Exmouth Pavilion

Featuring some of the Iconic figures of the 60s ‐ Dave Berry Vanity Fare and Steve EllisDaves heart has always remained in the 60s when his five major Top‐10 singles ‐The Crying Game Memphis Mama Little Things and My Baby Left…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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31
MAR
Forbidden Nights
Exmouth Pavilion

A classy new all male variety show with full theatre production and explosive choreography FORBIDDEN NIGHTS brings a full theatre style production to every venue with a troupe of professionally trained performers hand‐picked from around the UK with charisma undeniable talent sparkling…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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APR
The Art of Meaning: Learn 3 Uncommon Skills That M
Totnes

Happiness is overrated.For one thing it doesnt last. It passes. Often within seconds usually within minutes and almost always by tomorrow morning. And inevitably its replaced by its non‐identical twin sadnessor if youre lucky by its second cousins boredom and ennui.The tragicomic…

Location: 8.7 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 7714 670828
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03
APR
The 38th Exmouth Amateur Festival of One Act Plays
The Blackmore Theatre

This is an opportunity for those drama groups who have entered this years Festival to perform their One Act Plays in front of a professional adjudicator.The Festival runs from Mon 3rd through to Saturday 8th April at The Blackmore Theatre 10 Bicton…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07484 509514
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05
APR
Speed Dating in Exeter
Starz Bar

Speed Dating in Exeter for anyone aged 26 to 38 Wednesday 5th April 2017Book here ‐ http:www.slowdating.comspeed‐datingexeter106478.aspx ‐ by clicking on the link to meet new people at Exeters most popular singles night How speed dating in Exeter works ‐ When you…

Location: 15.4 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 02380 784694
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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: 1.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01803 328385
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07
APR
The Chicago Blues Brothers
Exmouth Pavilion

The award‐winning spectacular is Europes biggest and best‐loved production of the Blues Brothers. The show is a high‐octane adrenaline‐pumping musical mash‐up that presents the best material from the original Blues Brothers movies and is jam‐packed full of songs by legends such as…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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08
APR
Coffee Morning at The Blackmore
The Blackmore Theatre

The Exmouth Players are holding their monthly coffee morning at The Blackmore Theatre. Come and join us for tea coffee and some very lovely home‐made cakes.We have things such as:German Apple Cake Lemon Drizzle Chocolate Fudge squares Sausage Rolls Cheese Scones Quiche…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07484 509514
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08
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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: 8.6 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07789 113738
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08
APR
Holly Stoppit's Introduction to Clowning Weekend
Theatre Alibi

Holly Stoppit is coming to ExeterBe part of a magical group journey for grown ups age 18 adventuring together through a world of play and laughter. Youll explore what it feels like to put judgement to one side and follow your impulses…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL:
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08
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Some Guys Have All The Luck - Rod Stewart Tribute
Exmouth Pavilion

Some Guys Have All The Luck is a brand new theatrical production celebrating the career of one of rocks greatest icons Rod Stewart from street busker through to international superstarPaul Metcalfe delivers an authentic and charismatic performance assuming the persona of…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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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: 5.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01314 638368
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12
APR
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: 8.6 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07789 113738
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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: 1.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01803 328385
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14
APR
The Dreamboys
Exmouth Pavilion

The Dreamboys are back and hotter than ever with a brand new show and UK tour for 2017. The Dreamboys are without a shadow of a doubt the UKs top male strip show perfect for a girls night out with all your…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01395 222477
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17
APR
The Little Mermaid
Exmouth Pavilion

The classic tale of the little mermaid is brought to the stage in a brand new production by the internationally acclaimed Panto Company. Following a sell‐out tour of China The Panto Company bring you their adaptation of Hans Christian Andersons story told…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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19
APR
Prize Only Bingo at The Blackmore
The Blackmore Theatre

Come along and join us for a game of Prize Only Bingo. Its nothing serious just a fun afternoon out.A chance of making new Friends and to see what is coming up at The Blackmore Theatre.There are prizes for a line and…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07484 509514
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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: 8.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01271 866766
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22
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Weekend Canoe Safari
River Dart

This is a two day excursion on the stunning Dart Estuary river‐side camping overnight on the Sharpham estate.Setting off from Totnes with the outgoing tide we leave the town behind us to join with the peaceful expanse of the Dart Estuary with…

Location: 8.6 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 07789 113738
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27
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Bovey Tracey Scouts & Guides Gang Show
Bovey Tracey Scout Hall

The event is the Bovey Tracey Scouts & Guides Gang Show. This is an annual entertainment show that is put on by Scouts Guides Cubs & Brownies in Bovey Tracey. The show includes a mix of comedy music and…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01626 832042
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28
APR
TJ Higgs – The Medium
Babbacombe Theatre

With her natural contemporary and accurate presentation TJ is today firmly placed as one of the UKs foremost psychic medium and her broad appeal allows her to support private readings live theatre appearances and events within the UK and internationally.As well as…

Location: 1.7 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 01803 328385
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29
APR
Family Canoeing and Bush-Craft - canoe-camping
River Dart

Canoeing and Bush‐craft go together like tea and cake A weekend of foraging and learning Bush‐craft skills on the river. Well be canoeing on the beautiful Dart stopping en‐route to forage for wild foods to cook up at lunchtime over the campfire.Theyll…

Location: 8.6 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07789 113738
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02
MAY
The Fureys
Exmouth Pavilion

After 6 previous concerts Irelands legends the FUREYS return for another great night of Music songs and stories.Hear them sing their timeless classics including I will love you Sweet 16 Green fields of France Red rose caf Steal away From Clare to…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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05
MAY
Somewhere In Time - Natalie Lowe and Ian Waite
Exmouth Pavilion

Ian and Natalie will deliver a night you will remember foreverStrictlys favourite couple are back with a bang after their first successful UK Tour. Ian and Natalie have developed a whole new show with newly choreographed routines of their favourite Ballroom and…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01395 222477
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06
MAY
The Sherry Baby's
Exmouth Pavilion

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 side of the tracks invented their own unique sound were inducted into the Rock…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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08
MAY
"London Suite"
The Blackmore Theatre

London Suite is a comedy written by Neil Simon and will be presented at The Blackmore Theatre by The Exmouth Players from Monday 8th through to Saturday 13th May 2017 plus a Saturday Matinee. Evening performances commence at 7.30pm. The Matinee starts…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07484 509514
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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: 1.7 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: 1.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01803 328385
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18
MAY
Anita Harris
Exmouth Pavilion

Anita Harris has had a breath taking career spanning over fifty years which started when as a 15 year old she was spotted on a London ice rink. She was then whisked away to Las Vegas to appear three times a night…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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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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