What's on inWhimple

Welcome to Whimple

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

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Forthcoming events in Whimple

02
JUN
Kindly Leave The Stage
Cygnet Theatre

Kindly Leave the Stage by John ChapmanDirected by Adam MorleyPart of a National Tour April ‐ June 2016The show is a celebration of fun mayhem and thespian mischief and is of a similar format to Noises off a play within a play.…

Location: 7.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01392 277189
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03
JUN
Sensation - A tribute to the music of The Who
Exmouth Pavilion

After 50 years of The Who Sensation hits the road to celebrate the music of this timeless British band with a unique concert.Book your tickets now for an amazing musical journey from My Generation to Who are You via Tommy &…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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06
JUN
Festival at Cygnet
Cygnet Theatre

This year eight visiting companies will be bringing a variety of new work to Cygnets week long celebration of live performance. Thought‐provoking challenging tender and humorous…

Location: 7.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01392 277189
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07
JUN
Pirates of Penzance
Exmouth Pavilion

Pirates of PenzanceAward nominated for many of their previous productions Exmouth Musical Theatre Company are back with a bang for 2016 with a fresh take on one of Gilbert and Sullivans most popular shows The Pirates of PenzanceThe updated Broadway version…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01395 222477
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11
JUN
Coffee Morning
The Blackmore Theatre

Every second Saturday of the month the Exmouth Players hold a coffee morning at the Blackmore Theatre.Come and join us for tea coffee and some very yummy home‐made cakes such as German Apple Cake Lemon Drizzle Chocolate Fudge squares Sausage Rolls Cheese…

Location: 10.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07905 761485
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13
JUN
Open Auditions for
The Blackmore Theatre

The Exmouth Players will be holding auditions for their August Production of On Golden Pond a modern play written by Ernest Thompson on Monday 13th June 2016 at 7.30pm at The Blackmore Theatre. These auditions are open to both members and…

Location: 10.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07905 761485
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15
JUN
Bingo
The Blackmore Theatre

Every third Wednesday of the month the Exmouth Players hold Bingo at the Blackmore Theatre.It is nothing serious and there are no cash prizes. Other prizes are up for grabs for a full line and a full house.Come and join us…

Location: 10.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07905 761485
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17
JUN
Side by Side by Stephen Sondheim
The Blackmore Theatre

Out of the Box Productions will be presenting Side by Side by Stephen Sondheim on Friday 17th June 2016 at the Blackmore Theatre commencing at 7.30pm.This amateur production is presented by arrangement with Josef Weinberger Ltd on behalf of Music Theatre International…

Location: 10.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07905 761485
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19
JUN
Elton John
Westpoint Arena

Elton John is one of the top selling musical artists of all time and this fantastic musician is on his tour which is bound to sell out at all venues across the UK. Definitely…

Location: 5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

20
JUN
Lloyd George Knew My Father
The Blackmore Theatre

Lloyd George Knew My Father is a black comedy play written by William Douglas Home and is directed by Nick Lawrence.When Lady Boothroyd hears that the authorities are determined to build a road through her grounds she announces her intention to kill…

Location: 10.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07905 761485
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22
JUN
An Evening of Mediumship with Tony Stockwell
Exmouth Pavilion

An Evening of Mediumship with TV Psychic Tony StockwellIts NOT creepy or kooky mysterious or spooky. Its Psychic Medium Tony Stockwell demonstrating his belief that those who have passed can communicate with their loved ones. At its best Mediumship has the potential…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 01395 222477
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24
JUN
Sean Hughes & Friends
Exmouth Pavilion

Unbeaten legend Never Mind The Buzzcocks team captain and one of Channel 4s 100 Greatest Stand‐Ups in the World Sean Hughes joins us for a hilarious night of live comedy. The night will be hosted by Resident MC Cerys Nelmes who will…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07909 009355
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24
JUN
Sean Hughes and Friends
Exmouth Pavilion

Come and join us for a fantastic night of comedy.unbeaten legend Never Mind The Buzzcocks team captain and one of Channel 4s 100 Greatest Stand‐Ups in the World Sean Hughes joins us for a hilarious night of live comedy.The night will be…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01395 222477
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25
JUN
Sarah Millican
Corn Exchange Exeter

Sarah Millican is a successful English stand‐up comedienne from South Shields. Her profile on the comedy scene first increased after winning the if.comedy award in 2008 at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. She is now…

Location: 8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

09
JUL
Beach Boys Band
Exmouth Pavilion

AN EVENING OF SURF SAND SEA AND SUNSHINE BOUGHT TO YOU IN SONG By the INCOMPARABLE BEACH BOYS BAND A Show of technical excellence both vocal and instrumentallyThe complex recordings of the original Beach Boys reproduced live…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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10
JUL
Mum2mum market Exeter
America Hall

Mum2mum Market ExeterJuly 10th ‐ America Hall Pinhoe Exeter Book a stall now at www.mum2mummarket.co.ukbook‐a‐stall.htmlNeed to declutterWhy not have a clear out and sell all your outgrown baby and childrens toys books clothes and equipment like cots pushchairs and mosses baskets at…

Location: 5.3 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 07904 362219
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10
JUL
Raymond Froggatt
Exmouth Pavilion

Birmingham‐born singersongwriter Raymond Froggatt has been on the music scene since the 1960s. Known and loved for his well crafted songs and exciting live performances his style is a mix of rock and roll with…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

15
JUL
Paul Metcalfe is Rod Stewart
Sheldon Open Air Theatre

This tribute to Rod Stewart involves the same swaggering showmanship audience participation and sheer sense of fun that has made Rod Stewart one of the most popular performers of all time.Paul performs all of Rods massive hits in his Rod Stewart Tribute…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01647 253916
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16
JUL
Police Dog Hogan
Sheldon Open Air Theatre

For the first time ever Police Dog Hogan are coming to Sheldon Open Air TheatrePolice Dog Hogan are a high‐energy eclectic eight‐piece combining fiddle banjo mandolin brass drums and guitars with knockout four‐part harmonies in an exuberant fusing of country pop folk…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01647 253916
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20
JUL
Abba Magic
Sheldon Open Air Theatre

The fabulous Abba tribute band are backCome and be a Dancing Queen as Abba Magic recreate that 70s feeling.Loved by all Ages the magic of Abba is recreated with attention to detail fantastic costumes and tongue‐in‐cheek humour delivered in Swedish accents this…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01647 253916
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20
JUL
Viva Neil Diamond
Exmouth Pavilion

Bob Drury Presents..VIVA NEIL DIAMONDIn 1966 Neil Diamonds first hits smashed into the worlds music charts. To celebrate the icons 50 year recording career the UKs very own voice of Neil Bob Drury The Neil Diamond Story takes to the road with…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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21
JUL
Rhythm of the Dance
Exmouth Pavilion

Having played to over 3 million people in 43 countries around the world and produced by The National Dance Company of Ireland this stunning special edition 10th anniversary celebration features breathtaking dance with the…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

22
JUL
Joey the Lips
Sheldon Open Air Theatre

The nations funkiest 10 piece band with an insanely loyal local following. We bring you 3 great vocalists a driving rhythm section and a kicking horn section that wont stay still for a second. Joey the Lips is best described as SoulBlues…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01647 253916
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23
JUL
Totally Tina
Sheldon Open Air Theatre

The show includes a fantastic live band authentic dance routines and stunning hand‐made replica costumes. The show encapsulates the look and feel of Tina Turner at her best.Totally Tina takes you back to the early years of her career featuring songs like…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01647 253916
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27
JUL
Kiss This
Sheldon Open Air Theatre

The ultimate 80s party bandKiss This are known for their varied repertoire of music with rich harmonies all performed totally live with no backing tapesTheir energetic party anthems are perfect for getting everyone up and dancing with brilliant live versions of classic…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01647 253916
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31
JUL
The Dreamers
Exmouth Pavilion

Formerly Freddie and The Dreamers. The Dreamers remain one of the best known named bands on the sixties music circuit. Changes to personnel over the past50 years were of course inevitable but two members Alan Mosca and Bryan Byng remain in the…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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03
AUG
Joe Pasquale
Exmouth Pavilion

Joe Pasquale is one of Britains favourite comedians. Famed for his squeaky voice and being crowned King of the Jungle in 2004s Im a Celebrity Get Me out of Here Pasquale has recently hosted The…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

05
AUG
The Country Superstars Experience
Exmouth Pavilion

This show is back by popular demand.Book early to receive the Early Bird Offer £2.00 off per ticket until 31st May 2016Hosted by Europes No1 Dolly Parton Tribute Act Sarah Jayne now in her 23rd Year and Award Winning Vocal Impersonator Andy…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01395 222477
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05
AUG
The Country Superstars Experience feat
Exmouth Pavillion, Exeter

. This show is hosted by Sarah Jayne who has been performing as Dolly Parton for over 22 years and is Europes Leading Tribute to the Queen of Country ‐ Dolly Parton. Sarah Jayne and Award Winning Vocal Impersonator Andy Crust take…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02085 916920
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26
AUG
ComicCon Exmouth
Exmouth Pavilion

The Exmouth Pavilion is hosting our first ComicCon on the beautiful Exmouth sea front where we will be transforming the coast with our comic fans and cosplayers From stall holders selling an assortment of film and comic goodies to the cosplay competition…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01395 222477
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Tourist Attractions


Crealy Adventure Park

It's here The Vortex Water Coaster opens this May Half Term at Devon's Crealy. Be amongst the first to plummet through any one of three tunnels with special sound and light effects. Added to Crealy's theme park favourites, the log flume and Maximus rollercoaster, the…

Devon and Somerset Parachute School Ltd

First jump courses. Static line square parachutes. Tandem skydiving. School affiliated to the BPA, operates in complience with the Civil Aviation Authority. Most of instructors are ex National Champions…

Devon Railway Centre

Devon Railway Centre is a popular Devon tourist attraction which offers a unique railway experience and boasts a host of attractions in one location. We offer an interactive fun filled day out. Our railways give unlimited train rides around the centre and opportunities for you to become involved…

Robert Jones Fly Fishing

Fly Fishing centred at The Deer Park Hotel, Weston, Honiton on the River Otter. Tuition ‐ Guiding ‐ Expeditions ‐ Children and OAP welcome…

Acorn Playschemes

4 ‐7 Playscheme, 8‐11 and 12 Activity Programmes: Top sports, football skills, watersports at Haven Banks , swimming, golf, cycling, games, ten pin bowling, blowpipe paintball, horseriding for 8‐11 years. For 12 ‐ skateboarding, camping, ice‐skating, cinema trips, internet cafe, paintballing etc. There are weekly tourist attraction…

Adrenalin Games

Adrenalin Games ‐ Paintball in Exeter, Devon. Contact the venue on telephone number 01395 233404 for location, prices, equipment supplied, and availability for paintball games at Adrenalin Games.…

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