What's on inSouth Brent


Welcome to South Brent

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

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Forthcoming events in South Brent

29
MAR
Speed Dating in Plymouth
The Berkeley

Speed Dating in Plymouth for 20s & 30s on Wednesday 29th March 2017Book here ‐ http:www.slowdating.comspeed‐datingplymouth106506.aspx ‐ by clicking on the link to meet new people at Plymouths most popular singles night How speed dating in Plymouth works ‐ When you…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 02380 784694
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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: 6.9 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 7714 670828
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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: 6.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07789 113738
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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: 7.3 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07789 113738
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14
APR
The Tavistock Passion
Open air performance

Join us on Good Friday morning for a dramatic retelling of the Easter story in the centre of a historic Devon market town.The Tavistock Passion is a community play showing the events leading up to and beyond the death of Jesus Christ.…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01822 616673
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22
APR
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: 7.3 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 07789 113738
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27
APR
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: 13.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01626 832042
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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: 7.3 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07789 113738
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20
MAY
Sharpham Canoe picnic
River Dart

Explore this scenic stretch of the River Dart by canoe topped off with a gourmet riverside picnic opposite Sharpham Estate using food and drink sourced from small independent local suppliers.We set off from Longmarsh Totnes at midmorning and follow the gentle meandering…

Location: 7.6 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07789 113738
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11
JUN
Dartmoor Zoo Wedding Fair 2017
Dartmoor Zoo

We welcome you back to the second Dartmoor Zoo Wedding Fair of the year.Pop up to the zoo to browse a diverse range of exhibitors from cupcakes to cars some of the finest in Devon and Cornwall. Find your dream dress and…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01314 638368
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11
JUN
The Great British Dog Walk
Canonteign Falls

Why join Hearing Dogs at the Great British Dog Walk at Canonteign FallsThis will be a fab charity walk for dog lovers of all ages Lots of fun activities for both adults and children stalls with great gifts homemade crafts and…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: +441628 894827
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15
JUL
Canoeing and Bush-craft Day on the River Dart
River Dart

Canoeing and Bush‐craft go together like tea and cake A day of foraging and learning Bush‐craft skills on the river. Well do some epic paddling on the beautiful Dart stopping en‐route to forage for shellfish and other wild foods to cook up…

Location: 7.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07789 113738
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29
JUL
Dartington Summer School and Festival
Dartington Hall

Welcome to the 2017 concerts and events programme at Dartington Summer School and FestivalEach day from early evening the beautiful estate at Dartington transforms into a thriving venue for concerts and events. Its ancient buildings stunning gardens and welcoming restaurant and bar…

Location: 7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL:
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05
AUG
Woofstock UK 2017
Coronation Park

Woofstock UK 2017 is an event like no other. It is a festival for all things dog held on 5 August 2017. In Coronation Park Dartmouth Devon which is close to Kingsbridge Totnes and lots of beaches. This is our third year…

Location: 12.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01314 638368
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25
AUG
Sounds of the Sixties show with The Zoots, Palace
Palace Theatre

Live performance from The Zoots featuring Jamie Goddard Harriet Loather Ben Jones Simon Small and Tommy LloydTHE ZOOTS are here to make your whole family bop to the 60s beats that everybody loves ‐ with legendary numbers by The Beatles The…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01803 665800
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11
NOV
Warm up to Christmas 2017
Tavistock Town Hall

Now in its 5th year we welcome you to get in the mood for Christmas at the finest DIVERSE Christmas market to help you find and purchase gifts and treats with a difference for ChristmasFrom sparkly jewellery to christmas cakes candles cookware…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01314 638368
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Tourist Attractions


South Devon Railway

The South Devon Railway is one of Devons and the West Countrys best loved tourist attractions and is the longest established steam railway in the south west.The South Devon Railway, or SDR, is a seven mile former Great Western Railway branch line, built in 1872, which runs along…

Buckfast Abbey

Buckfast Abbey is home to a Roman Catholic community of Benedictine monks.The Abbey Church is at the centre of the monastic life of the Benedictine monks at Buckfast, since it is there that the Monastic Community gathers to pray and celebrate the sacraments.12th century Cistercian architecture has a…

Buckfast Butterfly Farm

The Butterfly Farm and Otter Sanctuary is situated just outside the southern border of Dartmoor National Park between Exeter and Plymouth and is easily reached just off the A38 Devon Expressway at the Dart Bridge junction. There are large brown tourist signs guiding visitors from the junction to…

Pennywell Farm

Come and experience the Pennywell magic at our multi‐award winning Farm Activity Park. . . The biggest in the South West. There's lots to do and see for the whole family. There's ponys and piglets, slides, go‐karts, quad bikes and train ride, eagles…

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,…

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…

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Want to see what other attractions to visit when in South Brent? See our list of attractions in South Brent, including theme parks, castles, historic houses, zoos and many more family days out.