Events and Classes Around Exeter

Today to Thu 18 Jul, closest first.    

More details - Aretha and Me
The award-winning singer and musical theatre star Patti Boulaye returns to the stage with her brand new one-woman show “Aretha and Me”. In this fascinating show, Patti compares and contrasts her life with that of the Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin, whose celebrated career included 17 Top 10 singles and 20 No.
Barnfield Theatre
Sat 22 Jun 19

More details - Exeter College Big Band
The Exeter College Big Band returns to the Barnfield Theatre for another explosive session of youthful exuberance!!! We will be performing a wide range of music from well-established big band charts to soul and popular music. Come along to hear our wonderful soloists and singers!
Barnfield Theatre
Mon 24 Jun 19

More details - Barnfield Music Club Showcase
This is an unmissable evening of entertainment! The Barnfield Music Club is returning for another exceptional Showcase, raising funds for Age UK Exeter.
Barnfield Theatre
Fri 5 Jul 19

More details - 9 to 5 the Musical
hree unlikely friends take control of their office and learn there is nothing they can’t do, even in a man’s world! Exeter Little Theatre Company (ELTC) present ‘9 to 5 The Musical’.
Barnfield Theatre
Thu 11 Jul 19 to Sat 20 Jul

More details - Watch Wimbledon matches on Princesshay’s Big Screen
Princesshay is bringing Wimbledon to Exeter with live outdoor screenings of matches on the giant screen. The screen will be in Princesshay Square for the duration of the legendary two-week tournament (Monday 1st July – Sunday 14th July 2019).
Princesshay Square, Exeter
Mon 1 Jul, Sun 14 Jul

More details - Treasures of Exeter Cathedral Library and Archives.
Includes ground tour of Exeter Cathedral, cream tea and special private visit to the Library and Archives to discover the wonderful manuscripts, which span the 10th to 21st centuries.
Exeter Cathedral, The Cloisters, Exeter.
Thu 27 Jun 19

More details - Breaking the Code by Hugh Whitemore
Breaking The Code is the critically acclaimed and well-researched production with a stunning cast that explores the personal life of the mathematically brilliant and highly influential Alan Turing (Recently voted ‘The Greatest Icon of the 20th Century’ by BBC Icons) This one off performance from ABS Theatre is in
Exeter Phoenix, Gandy St, Exeter
Tue 25 Jun 19

More details - Exeter Model Railway Exhibition
Exe Model Railway Society is holding its annual exhibition with over 35 model railway exhibits and up to 20 trade stands. On site restaurant. Free parking. Disabled access. (Limited parking on Sunday morning)
Matford Livestock Centre, Matford PArk Road, Marsh Barton Exeter
Sat 29 Jun 19 and Sun 30 Jun

More details - 7 West Clyst Barnyard - Open Garden for NGS
Gardens and paddock extending for over an acre set in converted barnyard of medieval farm surrounded by farmland.
7 West Clyst Barnyard, Exeter
Sat 22 Jun 19 and Sun 23 Jun

More details - Family Open Day
A great time to wander the grounds and relax. Activities for young and old alike. Explore the grounds and find the hidden animals,try some pond dipping. We are hoping to welcome some special visitors so keep checking for updates. Refreshments and light lunches available from the Chapel Cafe.
Poltimore House Poltimore Exeter
Sun 14 Jul 19

More details - The Lost Sound - Dartmoor Folk Choir - with Chris Hoban
The Lost Sound bring you their summer season tour LOVING FOLK - a beautiful set of songs from many unaccompanied singing traditions from around the world. The choir is receiving wonderful reviews for their singing and the songs. The choir put on a wonderful, varied, powerful and inspiring evening.
Matthews Hall 90a Fore St, Topsham, Exeter
Sat 13 Jul 19

More details - Rainbow Run 2019
Rainbow Run is the brightest sponsored 5k around. Walk, jog or run your way through colour bursts of powder paint and raise money for Children’s Hospice South West! Anyone aged 5 years and over can join the fun, so gather your friends, family or colleagues!
Westpoint Arena The Granary Westpoint
Sat 22 Jun 19

More details - Idestone Barton - Open Garden for NGS
Romantic 6-acre country garden in unspoilt countryside only 3m from Exeter. Built on 5 different levels, with several distinctive rooms, garden features yew-hedged kitchen garden, croquet lawn, rose terrace, orchard and arboretum.
Idestone Barton, Exeter
Fri 28 Jun 19 and Sat 29 Jun

More details - Rewe Fete & Fun Dog Show
A traditional village fete and fun dog show. Rewe is situated in the beautiful Exe Valley and there is fun for the whole family. Hunt for bargains on the stalls and car boot sale, enjoy fabulous local produce featuring Afternoon Teas, BBQ and local Exe Valley Ales.
Yonder Meadow (Westfield), Rewe on the A396 Exeter to Tiverton Road
Sat 29 Jun 19

More details - Broadclyst Fun Day and family dog show
Come along on Saturday 22nd June 2019 to our annual family fun day and family dog show! Lots of kids activities, many of which are FREE or have a nominal small charge including circus skills (have a go!), face-painting, glitter tattoos, and a giant inflatable slide/bouncy castle.
Broadclyst Playing fields, Holly Close, Broadclyst, Exeter
Sat 22 Jun 19
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More details - 'Tangle of the Commons', storytelling performance for families and others
The Tangle of the Commons tells the story of the British landscape and our relationship with the wild things around us, seen and unseen. Who really owns this place – and what happens if humans push things too far?
Woodbury, East Devon . Venue TBC
Sun 30 Jun 19

More details - Home Farm Experience
See the art of making great cheese. With a unique behind the scenes experience, we’ll show you from the ground up how we craft world-class cheese.
Home Farm Newton St Cyres
Fri 28 Jun 19

More details - Bickham House - Open Garden for NGS
7 acres with borders, mature trees and shrubs. Banks of snowdrops and small named collection at Bickham Cottage. Formal parterre with lily pond. Walled garden with colourful profusion of vegetables and flowers. Palm tree avenue leading to millennium summerhouse.
Bickham House, Exeter
Sun 14 Jul

More details - Summers Place - Open Garden for NGS
The garden will open on an additional day, 4th August, to the dates published in the Garden Visitor’s Handbook.
Summers Place, Whitestone
Sun 30 Jun, Sun 4 Aug

More details - Talk on the Pebblebed Heaths - their ecological and cultural history
Talk by Dr. Sam Bridgewater, Head of Wildlife and Conservation, Pebblebed Heaths Conservation Trust about the ecological and cultural history of Woodbury Common.
St Andrews Church, Station Road, Exton

More details - Killerton - Killerton garden tours
Join one of our friendly and knowledgeable garden guides on an inspiring tour around Killertons historic garden. Explore the history and importance of the landscape and plant collection as well as enjoying some of the seasonal highlights and how the garden is cared for today. Booking Not Needed.
Killerton, Broadclyst, Exeter,
Today, Fri 21 Jun, Mon 24 Jun to Fri 28 Jun

More details - Killerton - Seeing the wood and the trees
Killerton is celebrating 100 years of the Forestry Commission, telling the story of Francis Acland and his crucial role in its formation in 1919 and how we are looking after forests now for the future. Booking Not Needed.
Killerton, Broadclyst, Exeter,
Today to Sun 30 Jun

More details - Killerton - Tree of life
Explore our link with nature through this fashion exhibition which delves into the use of plants in clothing worn through history. Booking Not Needed.
Killerton, Broadclyst, Exeter,
Today to Sun 30 Jun

More details - Killerton - Guided parkland walks
Join a guided walk around the historic parkland and discover stories it holds. Booking Not Needed. Dogs on leads welcome.
Killerton, Broadclyst, Exeter,
Today, Tue 25 Jun, Thu 27 Jun

More details - Killerton - Summer Solstice Tree Walk
Join founding members of the Ancient Tree Forum, Ted Green and Jill Butler, for a stroll around some of Killerton Parks most fascinating trees. Trees can tell us so much if we only knew how to read them, and Ted and Jill will teach you how to do just that!
Killerton, Broadclyst, Exeter,
Fri 21 Jun 19 and Sat 22 Jun

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