Search

Today to Tue 22 May, by distance, closest first.    

More details - Divertimento String Quartet concert
Divertimento String Quartet give around 20 concerts a year. They enjoy exploring the rich and varied string quartet repertoire and their engaging introductions present the music in an informal and approachable style. The perfect sound of four strings is thought to be closest to the sound of a quartet of voices.
Kingsbridge Methodist Church, 41a Fore St, Kingsbridge
Sun 6 May

More details - Ladies That Lunch - Spring Gardens with Chris Holdsworth
Cocktail on arrival, 2 course lunch with a glass of wine, coffee and petit fours
Buckland Tout-Saints, Kingsbridge
Tue 15 May

Salcombe Crab Festival More details - Salcombe Crab Festival
Inspired by the famously flavoursome brown crab caught off the South Devon coast, Salcombe Crab Festival – or Crabfest – is an annual celebration of the local fishing, food and tourism industries.
Island Street, Salcombe
Sun 6 May
Premium Listing

More details - Overbeck's - Garden Tour
Join one of the gardeners and take a seasonal tour of the garden, discovering its short but interesting history and amazing collection of rare and exotic plants. Normal admission charges apply. Booking Not Needed.
Overbeck’s, Sharpitor, Salcombe,
Wed 25 Apr, Wed 2 May

More details - Overbeck's - Garden Tour
Join one of the gardeners and take a seasonal tour of the garden, discovering its short but interesting history and amazing collection of rare and exotic plants. Normal admission charges apply. Booking Not Needed.
Overbeck’s, Sharpitor, Salcombe,
Wed 9 May, Wed 16 May, Wed 23 May, Wed 30 May

More details - Wembury - Wembury family fun day
As the days get longer and the weather warms up, we’ve got a day full of ’50 things’ fun and games on the beach to make the most of it.
Wembury, Warden’s Countryside Office, 3 Scobbiscombe Farm Cottages, Kingston, Kingsbridge
Sun 13 May

More details - Higher Ash Farm - Open Garden for NGS
Evolving garden, high up in South Devon countryside. Sitting in 2½ acres there is a large kitchen garden terraced into the hillside with adjoining orchard. Vibrant array of azaleas and rhododendrons surround the barns and courtyard. Farmhouse is surrounded by a mix of herbaceous borders, shrubs and lawns.
Higher Ash Farm, Dartmouth
Sun 13 May, Sun 20 May

More details - Akram Khan's Giselle  -  English National Ballet Live to Screen
Hailed as ‘a masterpiece of 21st century dance’ from English National Ballet, Akram Khan’s Giselle comes to cinemas for the first time in 2018, giving ballet fans the opportunity to see this award-winning production in glorious high definition on the big screen.
The Flavel, Flavel Place, Dartmouth
Wed 25 Apr

More details - Men are from Mars - Will they Return?  -  John Ellwood
After his sell out talk on the ESA’s Rosetta Mission, Dr John Ellwood (consultant to ESA on the Mars programme) will take us on a new journey - to the planet Mars. Many nations have tried to get to the red planet, but few have succeeded.
The Flavel Flavel Place Dartmouth
Fri 27 Apr

More details - Manon  -  ROH Live to Screen
Manon’s brother Lescaut is offering her to the highest bidder when she meets Des Grieux and falls in love. They elope to Paris, but when Monsieur G.M. offers Manon a life of luxury as his mistress she can’t resist.
The Flavel, Flavel Place, Dartmouth
Thu 3 May

More details - An Evening with Sunny Ormonde
Sunny has been playing the “outrageous and raunchy" Lilian Bellamy in Radio 4’s The Archers for the past 16 years and has become one of the listeners’ most favourite characters!
The Flavel, Flavel Place, Dartmouth
Mon 7 May

More details - Macbeth  -  NT Live to Screen
Shakespeare’s most intense and terrifying tragedy, directed by Rufus Norris, will see Rory Kinnear and Anne-Marie Duff return to the National Theatre to play Macbeth and Lady Macbeth. The ruined aftermath of a bloody civil war.
The Flavel, Flavel Place, Dartmouth
Thu 10 May

More details - An American In Paris  -  The West End Production
With a record-setting 28 five-star reviews from critics, An American in Paris is coming from London’s West End to The Flavel. This breathtakingly beautiful Tony® Award-winning Broadway musical, inspired by the Oscar® winning MGM film, tells the impassioned story of discovering love in the ‘City of Light’.
The Flavel, Flavel Place, Dartmouth
Wed 16 May

More details - Henning Wehn  -  Das Neuen Materialen Nachten
Join the German Comedy Ambassador for Teutonic jolliness at its best. Expect some old favourites and plenty of new ideas. Some might call it work-in-progress but Henning prefers to describe it as masterpiece-under-construction.
The Flavel, Flavel Place, Dartmouth
Thu 17 May

More details - Cornwood May Fair in the Square
Come along and enjoy all the usual attractions of our bi-annual village fair from 11am to 4pm. Music and Dance displays, train rides, bouncy castle. Many stalls including cakes, books, plants. Refreshments and Wine Garden
Cornwood Village Square
Mon 7 May

More details - South Brent production of the play 'Gaslight'
South Brent Amateur Dramatic Society present their Spring production, the classical psychological thriller ‘Gaslight’ by Patrick Hamilton.
South Brent Village Hall, Station Approach, South Brent
Thu 17 May to Sat 19 May

More details - Greenway - 'Agatha Christie & Collins' exhibition
An exhibition of Christie’s ’secret’ letters to her longstanding publisher HarperCollins is on display in the Walled Garden, created to celebrate HarperCollins’ 200th anniversary.
Greenway, Greenway Road, Galmpton, near Brixham,
Today to Mon 28 May

More details - Greenway - Spring flower walks
Why not join the gardeners at Greenway for a free walk and talk through the glorious woodland garden filled with spring flowers. Greenway’s romantic woodland garden is renowned for its spring flowers - from camellias to rhododendrons, as well as swathes of spring bulbs.
Greenway, Greenway Road, Galmpton, near Brixham,
Today to Sun 29 Apr

More details - Greenway - Greenway garden blitz
On the first Wednesday of each month the garden team blitz an overgrown or neglected area of garden - can you help' The work involves cutting down or digging out weeds, brambles, overgrown shrubs and moving debris to the shredder or bonfire. No gardening skills are necessary.
Greenway, Greenway Road, Galmpton, near Brixham,
Wed 2 May

More details - Greenway - Dawn chorus walk
Would you like to join the ranger team for an opportunity to listen to and identify early morning bird song, whilst taking a walk on the beautiful Greenway estate' To make it even more worth your while, the walk finishes with coffee, tea and bacon sandwiches. Booking Essential. Phone: 01803 842382.
Greenway, Greenway Road, Galmpton, near Brixham,
Sun 13 May

More details - Greenway - Book club
Why not bring a picnic to enjoy while you relax and informally discuss one of Agatha Christie’s books' Visit Greenway’s website nearer the time to find out which book will be the focus, but even if you’ve never read the book, the evening is a good chance to enjoy good company and lively
Greenway, Greenway Road, Galmpton, near Brixham,
Fri 18 May

More details - Ensemble Moliere: Telemann and his Friends in Paris
In 1737, Telemann travelled to Paris where he met with the foremost French musicians of the day - including Blavet, Guinon, and Forqueray. They performed 12 sets of “Paris Quartets” together - with Telemann on the harpsichord!
St Mary’s Church, High Street, Totnes
Sat 28 Apr

More details - Portrait Sculpture in Clay
The courses aim to give you solid practical skills and an enthusiasm that you will take with you. I offer you my 35 years experience and my love of figurative sculpture.
The Mansion 36A Fore St Totnes
Thu 3 May to Sun 6 May

More details - Divertimento String Quartet concert
Divertimento String Quartet give around 20 concerts a year. They enjoy exploring the rich and varied string quartet repertoire and their engaging introductions present the music in an informal and approachable style. The perfect sound of four strings is thought to be closest to the sound of a quartet of voices.
St Johns Church, Bridgetown, Totnes
Sun 29 Apr

More details - Coleton Fishacre - Artist in residence
On selected dates in spring, artist in residence Jo Turner will be in the garden capturing the views of Coleton Fishacre. Jo specialises in landscapes, buildings, objects and people, mostly working in pen and ink, as well as water colours.
Coleton Fishacre, Brownstone Road, Kingswear,
Sun 29 Apr

More details - A Wild Feast - Hosted by The Kitchen Table, Wild and Curious and Elder Herbs
A delicious wild and seasonal three course meal and local foraging walk in Dartington, Devon. The event begins with an optional foraging walk, starting at 3pm, which will not only introduce you to some of the beautiful wild plants featuring in the evening meal, it will give you an insight into their wonderful...
Dartington Village Hall, Cott Road, Dartington
Sat 19 May

More details - Dartington Live: Felix’s Machine with Plaid
Felix Thorn is an artist who creates music using audiovisual sculptures designed and constructed by himself. The project Felix’s Machines was originally built as an acoustic set of machines intended for gallery exhibitions, installations and intimate performances.
Studio 1, Space, The Dartington Hall Estate
Sat 28 Apr

More details - Dartington Live: Seb Rochford
Premiering an exciting new work, composer and drummer Seb Rochford (Polar Bear, Acoustic Ladyland) explores the theme of communication with an innovative exploration of immersive lighting design and acoustic music performed live by two drummers & two trombonists.
Studio 1, Space, The Dartington Hall Estate
Sat 5 May

More details - Carito y Marina Weekend
A series of events, public discussions and exhibitions on the Dartington Hall estate to celebrate the lives and explore the legacy of the Rodriguez sisters, Carito and Marina, who came to Britain as child refugees during the Spanish Civil War and went on to become much loved teachers and to contribute so much to life
Hex Studio 30, Dartington Hall Estate, Totnes, Devon
Fri 27 Apr to Sun 29 Apr

More details - Dartington Hall Wedding Fair
Meet over 20 of the South West’s best suppliers and experts and let them inspire you. The fair will be packed with practical tips and ideas, and all the creativity, imagination and excitement you need to make your dream wedding a reality.
The Great Hall, Dartington Hall Estate, Totnes
Sun 29 Apr

More details - Merry May in the Deer Park
Join us for a nature-inspired family day in the Dartington Deer Park with maypole, dance, craft and music! Individual workshops are all bookable on the day. Refreshments on sale in the woodland. See a full programme of activities here: www.dartington.org/visit/deer-park/events/merry-may/
The Deer Park, Dartington Hall
Sat 5 May

More details - Delamore Arts and Sculpture Garden
Delamore Arts and Sculpture Park is based at Delamore house in Cornwood in South Devon. Each summer we bring art and the public together within this idyllic setting on the fringes of Dartmoor. It is the largest exhibition of its type in the South West and features over 120 artists.
Delamore Estate, Cornwood, near Ivybridge
Tue 1 May to Thu 31 May

 - Sold Out

More details - Ape and Cake
Join us for an exclusive opportunity to eat cake with the apes at Paignton Zoo! Learn about our primates with the chance to quiz keepers about what really makes apes tick! Enjoy presentations and a guided tour of the orang-utan, gorilla and gibbon enclosures. All of this plus a delicious slice of cake!
Paignton Zoo Environmental Park, Totnes Road
Wed 25 Apr

More details - Race for Life Torbay 5k
Date: 20th of May Start time: 11am This is a 5k suitable for all abilities. This is thousands of women uniting with one purpose. Walk, jog or run. Raise valuable funds for research. This event is returning with a brand new route!
Torbay Velopark, Penwill Way, Paignton
Sun 20 May

More details - Kast off Kinks
FEELING KINKY? The Kast off Kinks are actual former members of the legendary band ‘The Kinks’, back together playing great music and re-living the good times whilst keeping the songs alive that made The Kinks a household name.
PALACE THEATRE, Palace Avenue, Paignton
Thu 10 May

More details - Boom! Bang! Kapow! K&Q’s Burlesque & Boogie @ The Lucky 7 Club!
Hold on tight folks – it’s going to be a riotous one! Big costumes high energy, plenty of attitude and the return of one of the biggest names in burlesque – a gal who swapped Yorkshire for Shanghai for 5 years – she’s back – Anna Fur Laxis! It’s going to be a hell of a show!
Dendy Road, Paignton
Sat 28 Apr

Rob Heron And The Tea Pad Orchestra @ The Lucky 7 Club! More details - Rob Heron And The Tea Pad Orchestra @ The Lucky 7 Club!
ROB HERON & THE TEA PAD ORCHESTRA We are really thrilled to have the fantastic Rob Heron & The Tea Pad Orchestra playing at The Lucky 7 Club!
Dendy Road, Paignton
Sat 12 May
Premium Listing

More details - Brixham Fish Market Tours
Now in it’s 9th year, Brixham Fish Market Tours are still proving to be very popular, even with the very early start of 6am. A chance to see behind the scenes and the hustle and bustle of the world famous Brixham Fish Market, culminating in a delicious fish breakfast at Rockfish.
Brixham Fish Market, The Quay, Brixham
Wed 9 May, Wed 30 May

More details - Pilgrim of Brixham FREE Open Day - Heritage Sailing Trawler
Pilgrim is the oldest surviving trawler built and rigged in Brixham. Come aboard and see how they did things in 1895 and explore Brixham’s unique fishing and sailing heritage. We provide free guided tours.
Town Pontoon, Brixham Harbour, opposite Prince William pub.
Mon 14 May

More details - Coastal Clean-Ups
Join our Coastal Crew and help us keep the shores clean! In 2018, Living Coasts will be running a series of beach cleans around Torbay, with the first one at Preston Beach on 12th May 2018.
Preston Beach, Paignton
Sat 12 May

More details - Saltram - Garden Tours
Ever wondered how the gardeners keep the lawn so nice, or grow a particular flower' Join one of our friendly gardeners for a stroll around the garden, see what’s looking good at the moment or hear a little about the gardens history. Its your chance to ask for some tips for your own garden too.
Saltram, Plympton, Plymouth
Wed 25 Apr, Wed 2 May, Wed 9 May

More details - Saltram - Garden Tours
Ever wondered how the gardeners keep the lawn so nice, or grow a particular flower' Join one of our friendly gardeners for a stroll around the garden, see what’s looking good at the moment or hear a little about the gardens history. Its your chance to ask for some tips for your own garden too.
Saltram, Plympton, Plymouth
Wed 16 May, Wed 23 May, Wed 30 May

More details - Greatcombe - Open Garden for NGS
Charming, tranquil garden nestled in the southern slopes of Dartmoor, intersected by a babbling stream and featuring bright colours and textual foliage.
Greatcombe, Newton Abbot
Sat 5 May to Mon 7 May, Sat 26 May to Mon 28 May, Sat 23 Jun, Sun 24 Jun

More details - My First Ballet: Swan Lake
Enjoy one of the most famous ballets of all time together, in this beautifully adapted new version for children aged three upwards. The evil magician Rothbart has turned the beautiful princess Odette into a swan; only at night can she return to human form.
Princess Theatre Torbay Road Torquay
Sat 19 May and Sun 20 May

More details - Shalamar - Friends 35th Anniversary Tour
Shalamar - Friends 35th Anniversary Tour. Artists performing: Shalamar.: Tickets avaiable.
Princess Theatre, Torquay
Sun 29 Apr

More details - TapUK 2018
The 24th Annual UK Tap Dance Festival. Dance workshops with top instructors, performance opportunity and parties.
TLH Leisure Resort, Torquay
Fri 18 May to Mon 21 May

More details - The Lost City Of Z Exhibition
Date: 25 October 2017 - 28 April 2018 For the first time a substantial exhibition, ’The Lost City of Z’ on the legendary Torquay-born explorer, Col.
529 Babbacombe Rd, Torquay
Today to Sat 28 Apr

More details - Torquay Museum Bay Brass Concert
Torquay Museum Bay Brass Concert Bay Brass Torquay is a friendly band based in the English Riviera with a wide range of ages who enjoy playing together. Their repertoire is varied and continually expanding. They meet and rehearse regulary and play varied sets.
529 Babbacombe Rd, Torquay
Wed 25 Apr

More details - Unwritten Archives
Date: 28 April 2018 UNWRITTEN ARCHIVES On Saturday, 28th April, Torquay Museum is pleased to host the Friends of Devon’s Archives in their Spring Meeting. Opening with tea/coffee at 09:45, the day involves a series of talks as follows - ’JMW Turner in the West Country’ by Prof.
529 Babbacombe Rd, Torquay
Sat 28 Apr

More details - Ghost Hunt Night Hunt At Torquay Museum
Fancy a spine-chilling ghost hunting night in a spooky, atmospheric Victorian museum? Well if you’re fascinated by ghosts and the paranormal, and have ever wondered if there really is something “on the other side”, then now is your chance to join the Ghosts and Paranormal Seekers team on a blood-chilling paranormal...
529 Babbacombe Rd, Torquay
Sat 5 May