What's on in Newton Abbot, Devon
Welcome to Newton Abbot in the beautiful county of Devon. Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Newton Abbot - 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 Newton Abbot to suit all the family, whatever the weather.
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Taxis in Newton Abbot
If you're out on the tiles in Newton Abbot then please don't drink and drive - our list of taxis in Newton Abbot will help you get from A to B quickly and safely so you can fully enjoy the delights of Newton Abbot.
Tourist Information Centres
If you're stuck and don't know what to do, then pop in to your local Tourist Information Centre in Newton Abbot (TIC) for friendly help and advice for tourists and locals alike.
Enjoy some of the wide choice of restaurants in Newton Abbot for a gourmet feast of fresh local produce. You're sure of a warm welcome from budget diners to highly acclaimed restaurants.
Local Hotel Accommodation
Whether you're staying in Newton Abbot for the night or you're staying for a few days or more, you'll love the choice of hotel accommodation available in the area.
Best Western Queens HotelNewton Abbot
Rooms from £60.00
Passage House HotelNewton Abbot
Rooms from £70.00
Rooms from £49.00
Bentley Lodge Silver AwardTorquay
Rooms from £72.00
Rooms from £38.00
Forthcoming Events Diary
|Give My Regards to BroadwayA musical spectacular brought to you by Imperial Productions. 'Give My Regards to Broadway' is a wander through musical theatre showcasing much loved songs and hidden gems from the best of Broadway and the West End inclu…||7 Dec 2013Public Hall, Budleigh SaltertonBudleigh SaltertonTheatre & Performing Arts|
|Wonderworks Arts and Crafts Christmas Fair 2013It's all about local craftsmen, making beautiful things just in time for Christmas. Join us at the Jubilee Hall, Chagford in Devon to find gifts that are truly unique for yourself and your nearest and dearest. Wonde…||7 - 8 Dec 2013Jubilee HallChagfordArts / Craft|
|Eminent Comedy ClubEminent Comedy Club Exeter @ Thirst (Formerly Havana) THE BEST OF PRO UK STAND-UP COMEDY. Live stand up comedy - Sunday 8th December - only £10 EARLY BIRD DEAL! - 2 for 1 on tickets if you buy before 1st Dec…||8 Dec 2013ThirstExeterTheatre & Performing Arts|
|Clare Teal Festive FiestaClare's legendary Festive Fiesta To coincide with the release of Clare's brand new Christmas Album 'Jing, Jing-a-Ling', and with the holiday season rapidly approaching, why not enjoy an evening out and take a relaxing…||9 Dec 2013Barnfield TheatreExeterMusic/Gigs/Concerts|
|Jane EyreJane Eyre (Cygnet Company) Charlotte Bronte's classic novel of romance and mystery comes to Cygnet Theatre in a new vibrant production. Orphaned Jane lives miserably with her Aunt, Mrs Reed until she is sent to Lowo…||10 Dec - 11 Jan 2014Cygnet TheatreExeterTheatre & Performing Arts|
|Festive FeastsCelebrate Christmas in true style, with the exclusive opportunity to have a two course Christmas lunch in the fabulous setting of the Greenway house kitchen. With delicious food, enjoyed in the heart of Agatha Christie's…||13 - 21 Dec 2013GreenwayGalmptonLifestyle|
|Grice 'a Tour of Duty' ConcertThe Exeter based artist GRICE and his band will be performing at St Stephens Church in Exeter on Saturday 14 December 2013. This is the start of a tour which will see him perform in selected churches and small venues aro…||14 Dec 2013St Stephens ChurchExeterMusic/Gigs/Concerts|
|AladdinAcademy Productions presents 'Aladdin'. Will Aladdin steal the lamp from The Magic Mountain for Abanazer. What happens when Aladdin rubs the lamp? Will love conquer all and will Aladdin marry Princess Jasmine? Join…||17 Dec 2013Babbacombe TheatreTorquayTheatre & Performing Arts|
|Oedipuss in BootsFed up with the usual sickly-sweet family-friendly festive fare? Oedipuss In Boots is 'a fantastically ridiculous, twisted alternative to your traditional Christmas pantomime' ( The Public Reviews). After a sold-out r…||19 - 21 Dec 2013The Bike Shed TheatreExeterTheatre & Performing Arts|
|Open Auditions for William Shakespeare's Romeo and JulietOpen auditions for William Shakespeares Romeo and Juliet directed by Laura J, the director of our recent production of Les Miserables. Auditions for the above show will be held at Chestnut Community Centre, 1-3 Poplar C…||22 Jan 2014Chestnut heights community centreBrixhamTheatre & Performing Arts|
|Craft4CraftersCraft4Crafters is mass of crafting delights, fantastic features, leading traders, displays, talks and workshops awaits you when you walk through the show doors in January. You will be able to meet leading crafting exp…||30 Jan - 1 Feb 2014Westpoint ArenaExeterArts / Craft|
|Chris Crudelli 'simple' Tachi and Qigong Course 2014Sifu Chris Crudelli's Tai Chi and Qigong 6 day Intensive Instructor course. Module 1 -2nd February-Saturday 8th Feb 2014 - Devon,UK Using Sifu Chris Crudelli's unique 'Simple Tai Chi' learning method Ta…||2 - 8 Feb 2014Drurys Martial ArtsDawlishSports|
|Exeter Music Competition for Teenagers TeenstarExeter music competition for teenagers: The exciting new music competition in Exeter for teenagers and pre-teens is being launched this week with teens all around the UK set to get involved in a fantastic opportunity to …||8 Feb 2014Exeter Corn EchangeExeterMusic/Gigs/Concerts|
|Exeter Singing Competition TeenstarExeter singing competition TeenStar: The exciting new Exeter singing competition for teenagers and pre-teens TeenStar is being launched this week with teens all around the UK set to get involved in a fantastic opportunit…||8 Feb 2014Exeter Corn ExchangeExeterMusic/Gigs/Concerts|
|Exeter Singing Contest for Teenagers TeenstarExeter singing contest for teenagers: The exciting new singing contest in Exeter for teenagers and pre-teens is being launched this week with teens all around the UK set to get involved in a fantastic opportunity to get …||8 Feb 2014Exeter Corn ExchangeExeterMusic/Gigs/Concerts|
|Plymouth Singing Contest for Teenagers TeenstarPlymouth singing contest for teenagers: The exciting new singing contest in Plymouth for teenagers and pre-teens is being launched this week with teens all around the UK set to get involved in a fantastic opportunity to …||8 Feb 2014Exeter Corn EchangeExeterMusic/Gigs/Concerts|
|A Comedy and Variety Night FundraiserGet yourself a ticket to one of the hottest shows in the Bay for an exciting evening of entertainment whilst you contribute to a marvelous cause the Torbay Holiday Helpers Network . All proceeds raised on the night will…||21 Feb 2014Babbacombe TheatreTorquayTheatre & Performing Arts|
|McCoys Premier League Darts 2014McCoys Premier League Darts 2014 at Westpoint Arena live on Thursday, 06 March 2014 in Exeter, Devon. For tickets to see McCoys Premier League Darts 2014 at Westpoint Arena, see the list of ticket prices.…||6 Mar 2014Westpoint ArenaExeterMiscellaneous|
|Newton FaulknerNewton Faulkner performs live at Exeter University in Exeter, Devon on Friday, 07 March 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for Newton Faulkner at Exeter University now.…||7 Mar 2014Exeter UniversityExeterMiscellaneous|
|Ultimate Elton and the Rocket BandSome tribute artists' look like their idol, some sound like their idol. Paul Bacon as Sir Elton John does both! Close your eyes and you won't believe your ears, open your eyes and you won't believe them either! You simpl…||8 Mar 2014Babbacombe TheatreTorquayMusic/Gigs/Concerts|
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Wedding fairs in Newton Abbot
Get married in style by visiting wedding fairs in Newton Abbot. From the bride's dress, to the wedding cake, venues and photographers, plan your special day with our list of local wedding exhibitions.