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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

27
MAY
Plymouth Comedy Grove
New Continental Hotel

Plymouth Comedy Grove Brings You The Very Best In Live Stand Up Comedy.Each of our shows showcase some of the best comedians that this country has to offer with TV names circuit regulars and undiscovered talent.You may of seen some of the…

Location: 1.1 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07909 009355
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04
JUN
SPECTRE (12A)
Cinema by the Sea

A cryptic message from the past sends James Bond to Mexico City and eventually Rome where he meets Lucia the beautiful widow of an infamous criminal. Bond infiltrates a secret meeting and uncovers the existence of the sinister organisation known as SPECTRE.…

Location: 13.2 milesaway
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 08458 681021
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09
JUN
Sense and Sensibility
Moorland Garden Hotel

Join Chapterhouse Theatre Company this summer as Elinor and Marianne Dashwood make their first forays into the exciting world of Regency society. This exquisite and lively tale follows the sisters as they fall in love make mistakes and experience heartbreak for the…

Location: 6.4 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01822 852245
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15
JUN
Bridge of Spies (12A)
Cinema by the Sea

During the Cold War an American lawyer is recruited to defend an arrested Soviet spy in court and then help the CIA facilitate an exchange of the spy for the Soviet captured American U2 spy plane pilot Gary Powers. An excellent portrayal…

Location: 13.2 milesaway
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 08458 681021
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17
JUN
WWE Presents NXT
Plymouth Pavilions

WWE Presents NXT at Plymouth Pavilions in Plymouth on Friday 17 June 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 WWE Presents NXT live in…

Location: 1.1 milesaway
Category: Sports

29
JUN
Massive Attack
Plymouth Pavilions

Massive Attack hail from Bristol and have been on the music scene since 1988. They are the duo Robert Del Naja 3D and Grant Marshall Daddy G. After considerable backing from Neneh cherry they secured…

Location: 1.1 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

02
JUL
Celebrating Callington 2016
Callington Town Hall

We are returning back to Callington for the third timeAfter the previous successes of our Celebrating Callington events last year with the average of 300 people in attendance we are very lucky to be welcomed back to Callington for Callington Carnival Come…

Location: 10.7 milesaway
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01314 638368
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10
JUL
Family Fun Day
Ridgeway School

Help us celebrate the 30th anniversary of our group by joining us for a Family Fun Day at Ridgeway School in Plympton on Sunday 10th July between 11am and 3pm.Attractions include:Craft FayreKids Jungle Fun RunToddlers mini bouncy castleFace paintingCake competitionDisplaysDJRaffleHog roastplus Anna…

Location: 4.5 milesaway
Category: Family Events

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16
JUL
Cornish Cider Run
Bush Farm

10k of mud obstacles and water Gather a team together or face this challenge on your own Either way you will have great fun tackling this course. DB Fitness and Nutrition are pleased to announce their 4th event of this kind and…

Location: 7 milesaway
Category: Sports

TEL: 07717 838577
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20
JUL
Brooklyn (12A)
Cinema by the Sea

The moving story of a young Irish immigrant navigating her way through 1950s Brooklyn. Lured by the promise of America she departs Ireland and heads for New York City. Her initial homesickness quickly diminishes as romance sweeps her into the intoxicating charm…

Location: 13.2 milesaway
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 08458 681021
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06
AUG
Gingers: The Gathering
Plymouth Athenaeum Theatre

Join us in Plymouth for the first annual Gingers: The GatheringThe 6th of August 2016 will see us metaphorically paint Plymouth Athenaeum ginger for the day with music and entertainment ongoing through the day gingerbread men decorating the best ginger hair competition…

Location: 1.1 milesaway
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01314 638368
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17
AUG
The 100 Year-old Man who Climbed out of the Window
Cinema by the Sea

After a colourful lifeentangled in the Spanish Civil War the Manhattan Project and other definitive events of the 20th century Allan Karlsson finds himself stuck in a nursing home. Determined to escape he embarks on a journey involving among other…

Location: 13.2 milesaway
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 08458 681021
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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

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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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

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

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

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

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

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: 24/05/2016 04:50:00