What's on inSalcombe

Welcome to Salcombe

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

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Forthcoming events in Salcombe

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: 15.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

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12
JUL
Writer-in-residence exhibition
Greenway

Greenways writer‐in‐residence poet Miriam Nash will be curating a small exhibition of writing objects and images from her residency at Agatha Christies holiday home.Call 01803 842382 or visit www.nationaltrust.org.ukgreenway to book a parking space. …

Location: 13.3 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01803 842382
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13
JUL
Outdoor theatre: 'The Importance of Being Earnest'
Coleton Fishacre House and Garden

Settle down for an evening of outdoor theatre in the beautiful surroundings of Coleton Fishacre garden. Follow a hilarious series of mistaken identities when everyone learns the vital importance of being earnest. Bring a comfy seat a picnic and come and discover…

Location: 13.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01803 842382
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13
JUL
The writer as collector (Writing Places workshop)
Greenway

Greenways writer‐in‐residence Miriam Nash will be exploring how Agatha Christie and her family were great collectors: Greenway is filled with objects they gathered from across the globe. Youll get the chance to examine some of the collection and also to think about…

Location: 13.3 miles away
Category: Literature and Books

TEL: 01803 842382
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20
JUL
Outdoor theatre: 'Ruddigore'
Coleton Fishacre House and Garden

Join the Illyria Theatre Company at Coleton Fishacre for Gilbert & Sullivans glorious all‐out spoof of both melodrama and a classic haunted‐house story. Bring along a picnic and any low‐backed seating you require and enjoy the show.Booking essential: call 01803 842382 or…

Location: 13.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01803 842382
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26
JUL
Laundry day
Coleton Fishacre House and Garden

In the laundry you can have a go at washing linen from the 1920s and 30s using a washing dolly washboard and mangle with the expert supervision of our knowledgeable volunteers.…

Location: 13.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01803 842382
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27
JUL
Wild Wednesdays
Coleton Fishacre House and Garden

Were taking over the gardens at Coleton Fishacre on Wednesdays in the summer holidays for some wild fun. Come and do activities like pond dipping hill rolling or wild art making and tick off some of the 50 things to do before…

Location: 13.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01803 842382
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09
SEP
The Floyd Effect - The Pink Floyd Tribute Show
Palace Theatre Paignton

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: 16.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01803 665800
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19
NOV
Totnes Christmas Market 2016
Totnes Civic Hall

Join us in Totnes Civic Hall for 30 stalls with a wide selection of crafts and gifts from stocking fillers to that special unique gift.Free entry to all guests and visitors this will be a fun day out with plenty of wonderful…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01314 638368
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Tourist Attractions


Blackpool Gardens

Welcome to the secret seaside gardens of Blackpool, South Devon. An unexpected, sub‐tropical scene in a sensational South Devon setting.Not one filled with regimented ornamental flowerbeds, but a plantsmans garden that reflects a familys use of the land over the centuries and the social development of a small…

Woodlands Leisure Park

Ride the legendary Cyclone Watercoasters Three radically unique heart stoppers that give three dangerously different rides...The SidewinderBeware the Sidewinder which is extra dark and extra mean. Be prepared for the Lightning Strikes and a venimous twist in its tail.The Mighty TwisterFace the sheer fear of the 420ft Mighty…

Wheeldon Off-Road Centre

Looking to explore a new sense of adventure Why not check out our range of Off‐Road courses designed to satisfy your adventurous nature We cater for all levels of rider ability from the complete novice through Juniors to the more experienced competition rider. With two all‐weather indoor arenas,…

Overbecks Museum

Elegant Edwardian house with diverse collections and luxuriant garden.The scientist Otto Overbeck lived here from 1928 to 1937 and the Museum containing his collections of curios and nautical artefacts has an intimate atmosphere. Some of Overbeck's inventions are on show, including the intriguing 'rejuvenator' machine. The house is…

Thurlestone Golf Club

Thurlestone Golf Club ‐ golf course in Kingsbridge, Devon. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01548 560405 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Thurlestone Golf Club golf courseclub.…

Fusion

Fusion Nightclub in Kingsbridge, Devon. Contact venue on telephone number 01548 857021 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

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