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

26
MAY
Five Rivers Fostering @ Plymouth Jobs Fair
Plymouth Guildhall

Formed in 1989 Five Rivers Child Care is a Social Enterprise specialising in the care of Looked After Children through Residential Care and Foster Care.Were currently recruiting Foster Carers in Plymouth and the surrounding areas.For those who dont know Fostering involves children…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

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03
JUN
Five Rivers Fostering @ Plymouth Bubble Rush
Newnham Park

Formed in 1989 Five Rivers Child Care is a Social Enterprise specialising in the care of Looked After Children through Residential Care and Foster Care.Were currently recruiting Foster Carers in Plymouth and the surrounding areas.For those who dont know Fostering involves children…

Location: 8.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

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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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13
JUN
Il Matrimonio Segreto (The Secret Marriage)
The Flavel

Pop‐up Opera is an innovative touring opera company dedicated to making opera enjoyable and inviting for all. The Secret Marriage is directed by Max Hoehn; winner of the 2015 Independent Opera Director Fellowship and nominee for Best Young Director at the 2016…

Location: 12.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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23
JUN
Five Rivers Fostering @ Endsleigh Garden Centre
Endsleigh Garden Centre

Formed in 1989 Five Rivers Child Care is a Social Enterprise specialising in the care of Looked After Children through Residential Care and Foster Care.Were currently recruiting Foster CarersFor those who dont know Fostering involves children and young people being cared for…

Location: 5 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

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24
JUN
Five Rivers Fostering @ Plymouth Armed Forces Day
Plymouth Hoe

Formed in 1989 Five Rivers Child Care is a Social Enterprise specialising in the care of Looked After Children through Residential Care and Foster Care.Were currently recruiting Foster Carers in Plymouth and the surrounding areas.For those who dont know Fostering involves children…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

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29
JUN
Jane Eyre
Moorland Garden Hotel

Young governess Jane Eyre arrives at the mysterious Thornfield Hall deep in the Yorkshire moors and meets enigmatic Mr Rochester. So begins this most unforgettable of love stories. When a secret from the past returns to haunt them can Jane and Rochesters…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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14
JUL
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: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 07789 113738
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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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16
JUL
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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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

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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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09
AUG
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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12
AUG
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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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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28
AUG
Peter Pan
Moorland Garden Hotel

Chapterhouse Theatre Company are delighted to present an all new production of Peter Pan. Join Wendy Michael and John Darling on their adventures with Peter far away on the magical island of Neverland. There they encounter the enchanting mermaids magical fairies and…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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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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25
NOV
Plymouth Christmas Show 2017
Plymouth Guildhall

After the very successful Plymouth Christmas Show of 2016 that saw over 2000 visitors we are returning to Plymouth Guildhall on the 18th of November 2017 to bring you a repeat performanceBring your friends and family to explore our Christmas Market pop…

Location: 13.5 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.