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

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Forthcoming events in Plymouth

30
AUG
The Railway Children
Hotel Endsleigh

Chapterhouse Theatre Company proudly presents The Railway Children the unforgettable and heart‐warming story of adventure and family set in the heart of the Yorkshire countryside. The lives of three children are changed forever by the mysterious disappearance of their father. Finding a…

Location: 14.5 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: (01822) 870000
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31
AUG
Sherlock Holmes and the Hound of the Baskervilles
Sterts Theatre

On the lonely wasteland of the desolate Devon moors something evil is afoot. When death stalks the Baskerville family legend and superstition collide with the most heinous of crimes. On the moor nobody is safe not even the bravest of men. Join…

Location: 15.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: (01579) 362382
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03
SEP
Florence Foster Jenkins (PG)
Cinema by the Sea

Set in the 1940s this is the true story of the legendary New York heiress who obsessively pursued her dream of becoming a great singer. The voice she heard in her head was beautiful but to everyone else it was hilariously awful.…

Location: 13.2 milesaway
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 08458 681021
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09
SEP
Ronan Keating
Plymouth Pavilions

Best known for his work as one of the members of Boyzone Ronan Keating has shown many times over that he has the ability to make it on his own.His debut solo albon…

Location: 1.1 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

10
SEP
The Floyd Effect - The Pink Floyd Tribute Show
Tavistock Wharf

The Floyd Effect has become rightly renowned for the remarkable accuracy with which it performs the iconic music of Pink Floyd. All of the bands members are top quality musicians with pedigrees and they faithfully recreate the music without recourse to backing…

Location: 11.3 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL:
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21
SEP
Carol (15)
Cinema by the Sea

n an adaptation of Patricia Highsmiths novel The Price of Salt CAROL follows two women from very different backgrounds who find themselves in an unexpected love affair in 1950s New York. As conventional norms of the time challenge their undeniable attraction an…

Location: 13.2 milesaway
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 08458 681021
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24
SEP
The Dartmoor Zoo Wedding Fair 2016
Dartmoor Zoo

This event does NOT require tickets It is free to enter both the zoo and the wedding fair. Simply turn up at Dartmoor Zoo from 4pmWe welcome you back to the second Dartmoor Zoo Wedding Fair of the year.Pop up to the…

Location: 7.3 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01314 638368
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25
SEP
Plymouth Wrestling Association - September Slam
Plymouth School of Creative Arts

People have been raving about our last show Heat Wave and now many are already counting down the days until the next show September Slam on September 25th at the Plymouth School of Creative Arts. After going to war with each other…

Location: 1.1 milesaway
Category: Sports

TEL: 07777 777777
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30
SEP
Sean Lock
Plymouth Pavilions

Sean Lock began his career as a stand‐up comedian and was named Best Live Comic in 2000 at the British Comedy Awards. He has since branched out into TV and acting work along with appearances…

Location: 1.1 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

01
OCT
Turandot - performed by Opera Australia)
Cinema by the Sea

Turandot is one of the greatest operas ever written: brilliant melodies for music‐lovers a gripping story for those that like drama an exotic setting and plenty of movement for lovers of stagecraft and visual splendour. Not forgetting an incredible version of Nessun…

Location: 13.2 milesaway
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 08458 681021
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19
OCT
The Crow's Egg (PG)
Cinema by the Sea

When a pizza joint opens in the slums of Chennai two young boys are determined to try this magical food ‐ and so begins a great adventure with triumphs and setbacks as the resourceful pair try to raise the cash to fund…

Location: 13.2 milesaway
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 08458 681021
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22
OCT
Adam Hills
Plymouth Pavilions

Adam Hills at Plymouth Pavilions in Plymouth on Saturday 22 October 2016. 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 tickets for…

Location: 1.1 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

27
OCT
Jamie Lawson
Plymouth Pavilions

Jamie Lawson at Plymouth Pavilions in Plymouth on Thursday 27 October 2016. 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 tickets for…

Location: 1.1 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

28
OCT
The Queen Extravaganza
Plymouth Pavilions

The Queen Extravaganza at Plymouth Pavilions in Plymouth on Friday 28 October 2016. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch The Queen Extravaganza live in…

Location: 1.1 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

29
OCT
Bastille
Plymouth Pavilions

Bastille. You have to love a band that's name's a album Laura Palmer off the lead character from Twin Peaks don't you Beyond great taste in film credit Bastille's founder and singersongwriter Dan…

Location: 1.1 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

05
NOV
Tom Odell
Plymouth Pavilions

Tom Odell at Plymouth Pavilions in Plymouth on Saturday 05 November 2016. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Tom Odell tickets so weve done the legwork for you.Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn Seatwave…

Location: 1.1 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

08
NOV
Romesh Ranganathan
Plymouth Pavilions

Romesh Ranganathan at Plymouth Pavilions in Plymouth on Tuesday 08 November 2016. 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 tickets for…

Location: 1.1 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

09
NOV
Michael Ball Alfie Boe
Plymouth Pavilions

Michael Ball Alfie Boe at Plymouth Pavilions in Plymouth on Wednesday 09 November 2016. 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: 1.1 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

12
NOV
Plymouth Christmas Show 2016
Plymouth Guildhall

Bring your friends and family to explore our Christmas Market pop along to the Santas Grotto or feast down on a mince pie.Youll find everything you need to make this years holiday season festive; Christmas crafts holiday gifts seasonal fashions & decor…

Location: 1.1 milesaway
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01314 638368
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15
NOV
Catherine Tate
Plymouth Pavilions

Catherine Tate at Plymouth Pavilions in Plymouth on Tuesday 15 November 2016. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent youWell BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket price comparison service.…

Location: 1.1 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

17
NOV
Professor Brian Cox
Plymouth Pavilions

Professor Brian Cox at Plymouth Pavilions in Plymouth on Thursday 17 November 2016. 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…

Location: 1.1 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

18
NOV
Ludovico Einaudi
Plymouth Pavilions

Ludovico Einaudi at Plymouth Pavilions in Plymouth on Friday 18 November 2016. 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 tickets for…

Location: 1.1 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

19
NOV
Deacon Blue
Plymouth Pavilions

Deacon Blue is a Scottish band formed in 1985 in Glasgow. The bands name was taken from Steely Dans song Deacon Blues. They released their debut album Raintown in 1987 which was widely praised as…

Location: 1.1 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

22
NOV
Passenger
Plymouth Pavilions

Singer song writer Mike Rosenberg is Passenger With a varying back up band for five albums of folk influenced pop rock Passenger has delivered hypnotically good all English music. Thank you Mike for putting the…

Location: 1.1 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

25
NOV
Levellers
Plymouth Pavilions

Formed in Brighton in 1988 the Levellers have become successful worldwide with the widely appealing rockfolkpunk sound. The band is Mark Chadwick Jeremy Cunningham Charlie Heather Simon Friend Jonathon Sevink and Matt Savage. Their music…

Location: 1.1 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

26
NOV
Jack Garratt
Plymouth Pavilions

Jack Garratt at Plymouth Pavilions in Plymouth on Saturday 26 November 2016. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans.Let us do the…

Location: 1.1 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

28
NOV
Jess Glynne
Plymouth Pavilions

Jess Glynne at Plymouth Pavilions in Plymouth on Monday 28 November 2016. 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 tickets for…

Location: 1.1 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

11
DEC
The Human League
Plymouth Pavilions

Puff up those shoulder pads and feather that mullet The classic 1980s New Wave electronic band The Human League are back and are set to embark on a major tour of the UK this summer.The…

Location: 1.1 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

15
DEC
Rizzle Kicks
Plymouth Pavilions

Rizzle Kicks are a hip‐hop duo from Southend in London. The duo consists of Jordan Rizzle Stephens and Harley Sylvester Alexander‐Sule . They released their debut album Stereo Typical on 31 October 2011. Rizzle Kicks…

Location: 1.1 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

21
JAN
Jack Whitehall
Plymouth Pavilions

Big Brother and Mock The Week star Jack Whitehall continues to impress his fans across the UK on his continuing tour.Just 21 years of age Jack has often been compared to Russell Brand…

Location: 1.1 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

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…

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.…

Plymouth Dome

There is much to see and enjoy at the Plymouth Dome, with plenty to touch and stirring commentaries to listen to ‐ even some interesting smellsExperience Plymouth's historic past and discover the voyages and people who have set sail from Plymouth Sound and shaped the world. Brave the…

Royal Citadel

A dramatic 17th‐century fortress built to defend the coastline from the Dutch and still in use by the military today.It has been regularly strengthened over the years, particularly during the 1750's when it was equipped with 113 guns, and is still in use today by the…

Antony House

Superb early 18th‐century mansion set in parkland and fine gardens.The house, containing collections of paintings, furniture and textiles, and home of the Carew family for almost 600 years, is faced in silvery‐grey Pentewan stone, flanked by colonnaded wings of mellow brick.The grounds were landscaped…

Bar Hush

Bar Hush Nightclub in Plymouth, Devon.Contact venue on telephone number 01752 229417 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

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Updated: 25/08/2016 05:35:22