What's on inTavistock

Welcome to Tavistock

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

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Forthcoming events in Tavistock

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: 12.3 miles away
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: 8.1 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01314 638368
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06
JUL
Il Barbiere di Siviglia (The Barber of Seville)
Lower Grenofen

After performing their first ever tragedy this Spring Pop‐Up Opera return to comedy for their Summer Season 2016. Pop‐Up Opera challenge the way opera is traditionally performed by taking it into unusual spaces and making it fun fresh and intimate. …

Location: 1.9 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

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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: 11.7 miles away
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: 9.3 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07717 838577
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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: 12.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01314 638368
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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: 12.3 miles away
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: 0.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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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: 12.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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: 12.3 miles away
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: 12.3 miles away
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: 12.3 miles away
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: 12.3 miles away
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: 12.3 miles away
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: 12.3 miles away
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: 12.2 miles away
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 you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket price comparison service.…

Location: 12.3 miles away
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: 12.3 miles away
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: 12.3 miles away
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: 12.3 miles away
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: 12.3 miles away
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: 12.3 miles away
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: 12.3 miles away
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: 12.3 miles away
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: 12.3 miles away
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: 12.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

29
MAR
Billy Ocean
Plymouth Pavilions

Born in Trinidad but based out of Britain for his entire career Billy Ocean was the undisputed king of British R&B in the 1970's and 1980's. Billy has not only scored with many Top 20…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

Tourist Attractions


Dingles Steam Village

The Dingles Fairground Heritage Centre is proud to present the National Fairground Collection. It is a facility unique in the UK, designed to capture the magic of a bygone age through exhibits, vintage engineering and stunning artwork displays.The Dingles Fairground Heritage Centre is a 45,000 square foot indoor…

Lydford Gorge

Spectacular river gorge and waterfall.Woodland trails through a deep‐cut ravine alongside the river Lyd Thunderous 90 ft Whitelady waterfall 'Walk the plank' over the Devil's Cauldron whirlpools Wildlife‐watching hides located along the Railway Trail This famous gorge is 1 miles long and can be viewed from a circular…

Buckland Abbey

Buckland Abbey is a 700‐year‐old building with fine 16th‐century great hall, associated with Elizabethan seafarers Drake and Grenville.Tucked away in its own secluded valley above the River Tavy, Buckland was originally a small but influential Cistercian monastery. The house, incorporating the remains of the 13th‐century abbey church, has…

Cholwell Riding Stables

Cholwell Riding Stables is a family‐run business that has been providing escorted rides and riding lessons on Dartmoor for nearly forty years.Situated on the A386 between Okehampton and Tavistock, next to the famous 'Wheal Betsy' Silver Lead mine, we are perfectly located to ride straight out onto Dartmoor…

Countryman Cider

Countryman Cider is located in the 15th Century stables of a former coaching inn, on the Devon side of the lovely Tamar Valley.You are welcome to visit us all year round to see how our traditional Farmhouse Ciders are made.Demonstration Cider Apple OrchardApple Mill and Cider PressFermentationSample Room…

Crown Leisure

SnookerPool Hall at Crown Leisure in Tavistock, Devon. Contact venue on 01822 613259 for opening times, entrance costs and snooker table informationavailability.…

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