Events Around Beacon

Today to Tue 16 Oct, closest first.    

More details - Stone Lane Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
Beautiful and unusual 5-acre woodland and water garden on edge of Dartmoor National Park. National collections of birch and alder trees. Summer sculpture exhibition. Many rare and unusual trees. Our birch have lovely colourful peeling bark, from dark brown, reds, orange, pink and white. Interesting under-planting.
Stone Lane Gardens, Chagford
Sat 22 Sep

More details - Carmina Burana Singing Workshop
Join the Chagford Singers for a day singing the dramatic choruses and more from Carmina Burana, one of the most iconic 20th century choral works which paints a picture of medieval debauchery. Dynamic musical leadership, scores, simple refreshments and excellent company provided at £16 (concessions for students).
Chagford School, Chagford
Sat 13 Oct

More details - Divertimento String Quartet
Divertimento String Quartet bring you another varied programme of music with fascinating insights into the stories behind the works. The programme begins with a most attractive and little known Schubert String Quartet written when he was very young.
Lustleigh Village Hall, Lustleigh, Devon
Sat 6 Oct

More details - Dartmoor Autumn Foraging Courses
Dartmoor is one of the most beautiful places in the UK, with plenty of wild food and clean growing environments for the freshest tasting plants we find anywhere. The course starts at The Cleave Inn in Lustleigh at 12pm with a short introduction to foraging. Then we’ll set off for a 2.5 hour approx.
The Cleave, Lustleigh
Fri 21 Sep, Sat 22 Sep, Fri 26 Oct

More details - Summers Place - Open Garden for NGS
Rambling rustic paths and steps (some steep) lead down a shaded woodland garden; unusual trees and shrubs (profusion of spring bulbs) to ornamental orchard (berries, fruit, hip, autumn colour) with follies, sculpture, stream and ponds. Conservation as important as horticulture (wild flowers).
Summers Place, Whitestone
Sun 14 Oct

More details - The History of Dartmoor Prison.  An illustrated talk by Simon Dell
An event in support of Crediton Parish Church Campaign Roof Appeal. Simon Dell is a retired police officer who now gives around 200 talks annually on a wide range of subjects. Simon leads guided walks on Dartmoor and has published a number of books and pamphlets.
Boniface Centre Church Lane Crediton
Mon 15 Oct

Dartmoor (East) Treasure Hunt & History Trail More details - Dartmoor (East) Treasure Hunt & History Trail
The 2018 Dartmoor East Trail from is an extended Treasure Hunt that includes snippets of local historical and cultural information – it will be of interest to visitors and locals alike.
Bovey Tracey Start Station Road Car Park Bovey Tracey
Today to Fri 5 Oct
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More details - RNLI Coffee Morning
RNLI Coffee Morning & Sale with stalls & refreshments
Bovey Tracey Methodist Hall (corner of Fore St. & Le Molay-Littry Way)
Sat 13 Oct

More details - Bounce at the Park!
A day of fun-filled bounce sessions with 19 exciting inflatables to choose from! Many of the inflatables are suitable for all ages and adults can join in too! * Refreshments available. * Music by Devon DJ. * Pony rides and Dare Devil activities available at extra cost. * Dogs on a lead welcome.
River Dart Country Park
Sun 23 Sep

More details - The Floyd Effect - The Pink Floyd Tribute Show
Pink Floyd’s recording career spanned almost three decades and, for its 10th Anniversary, The Floyd Effect has chosen two of the band’s most remarkable albums to create The Bell And The Moon tour 2018.
Tavistock Wharf, Canal Rd, Tavistock
Sat 13 Oct

More details - John Butler Trio
John Butler Trio + special guests. Artists performing: John Butler Trio.: Tickets avaiable.
Exeter University Great Hall, Exeter
Mon 15 Oct

More details - Ocean Film Festival World Tour in Exeter!
Get ready for a night of inspirational adventure as the Ocean Film Festival World Tour lands at the Corn Exchange, Exeter, on 5 September and 3 October.
Exeter Corn Exchange, Market St, Exeter
Wed 3 Oct

More details - Ocean Film Festival World Tour
Calling all ocean lovers! The annual Ocean Film Festival is sweeping towards Exeter with a brand new selection of the world’s most amazing ocean films, from both above and below the surface.
Exeter Corn Exchange, Market Street, Exeter, .
Wed 3 Oct

More details - Evening of Mediumship with Nikki Kitt - Exeter
Psychic Medium Nikki Kitt is a Spiritualist Medium who is currently touring the UK with her successful Psychic / Mediumship Evenings.
Exeter Corn Exchange Market Street Exeter
Sun 14 Oct

More details - The Dresser
Exeter Little Theatre Company Backstage at a theatre in the English provinces during WWII, Sir, the last of the great, but dying, breed of English actor-managers, is in a very bad way tonight as his dresser tries valiantly to prepare him to go on stage as King Lear.
Barnfield Theatre Barnfield Road
Today to Sat 22 Sep

More details - Rolling Back the Years
Come and join the cast of ‘Rolling Back The Years’ as they take you on a roller coaster ride of music, dance and laughter through the 1950’s, 60’s, 70’s and more. One of the biggest shows of it’s kind in the UK.
Barnfield Theatre Barnfield Road
Fri 28 Sep

More details - Iolanthe
Exeter’s much loved St David’s Players return to the Barnfield with another Gilbert & Sullivan favourite: Iolanthe. This visual feast, with lots of catchy songs and hilarious dialogue, weaves a lighthearted tale of crime, punishment, fairies, lords and – eventually – true love.
Barnfield Theatre Barnfield Road
Tue 9 Oct to Sat 13 Oct

More details - Gilbert & Sullivan’s IOLANTHE
This year Exeter’s much-loved St David’s Players return to the Barnfield Theatre with one of Gilbert & Sullivan’s most popular operettas: Iolanthe.
The Barnfield Theatre Barnfield Road, Exeter
Tue 9 Oct to Sat 13 Oct

More details - Style in Exeter
Shoppers across Exeter will be treated to a week of fabulous fashion and instore events as Style in Exeter returns for its third year from Tuesday 18th until Sunday 23th September.
Princesshay Square, 9 Catherine Street, Exeter
Today to Sun 23 Sep

More details - EXETER - Evening of Mediumship with Steve Holbrook
I am mainly clairaudient – in other words, instead of seeing any kind of visual imagery I hear voices, which are sometimes in my head and sometimes as if a person is standing next to me whispering in my ear.
Exeter Spritualist Centre, York Road, Exeter, Devon.
Sun 7 Oct

More details - Bickham Cottage - Open Garden for NGS
Small cottage garden divided into separate areas by old stone walls and hedge banks. Front garden with mainly South African bulbs and plants. Lawn surrounded by borders with agapanthus, eucomis, crocosmia, diorama etc. Stream garden with primulas. Pond with large Koi carp.
Bickham Cottage, Exeter
Sun 14 Oct

More details - Walter Daw
Christine Trigger will give a talk about Walter Daw who was twice Mayor of Exeter and is buried in the Higher Cemetery.
Higher Cemetery, St Marks Avenue, Exeter.
Sat 6 Oct

More details - Hospiscare Coffee Morning - September 2018
Could you put the kettle on in September? Host your own coffee morning, get everyone together and simply ask for donations to Hospiscare in return for coffee and cakes. Your Coffee Morning cash will ensure we are here for over 2,000 patients every year who rely on our expert care and support.
Exeter, Mid & East Devon
Sun 30 Sep

More details - Buckland Abbey - The World Encompassed Family Trail
Discover quirky facts about Drake’s famous voyage. Collect your passport to the past from visitor welcome to help you follow Drake’s route and become a Tudor explorer. Booking Not Needed. Perfect for families.
Buckland Abbey, Yelverton,
Today to Sat 22 Sep

More details - Buckland Abbey - The World Encompassed exhibition
An artistic celebration of Drake’s famous circumnavigation of the world. An exhibition in partnership with Devon Art Pop who will interpret the story of Drake’s voyage through a variety of artistic pieces. Booking Not Needed. Assistance Dogs only are welcome.
Buckland Abbey, Yelverton,
Today to Sat 29 Sep

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