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

More details - Higher Cherubeer - Open Garden for NGS
1½ acre country garden with gravelled courtyard, raised beds and alpine house, lawns, large herbaceous border, shady woodland beds, potager style kitchen garden with large greenhouse. Winter openings for National Collection of Cyclamen species, hellebores and over 400 snowdrop varieties.
Higher Cherubeer, Winkleigh
Sun 13 May

More details - Bowdens - Open Garden for NGS
Not just one, but two National Collections - Hostas (Halcyon and sports) and Agapanthus (Pine Cottage cultivars) - are housed in a beautifully mature garden of about ½ acre, alongside many interesting trees, shrubs and other plants.The newly completed stumpery provides a focal point for ferns.
Bowdens, Sticklepath
Sat 19 May, Sat 23 Jun

More details - Finch Foundry - Classic cars
We’re welcoming classic cars of all ages and descriptions to Finch Foundry to be displayed against the striking backdrop of Dartmoor. If you’re interested in taking part, please get in touch. Booking Not Needed.
Finch Foundry, Sticklepath, Okehampton,
Sat 28 Apr

More details - Andrew's Corner - Open Garden for NGS
Well established, wildlife friendly, well labelled plantsman’s garden in stunning high moorland setting.
Andrew’s Corner, Belstone
Mon 7 May, Sun 3 Jun

More details - Harriet Live In Torrington
HARRIET - a UK singer songwriter discovered on the Graham Norton show, who brought tears to Gaby Roslin’s eyes, was chosen by Denise Van Outen as ‘An Artist To Introduce’ and whom global singer, Rumer commented ‘sounds a lot like Karen Carpenter’.
The Plough Arts Centre 9-11 Fore St, Great Torrington, Torrington
Fri 4 May

More details - East Woodlands Farmhouse - Open Garden for NGS
Newly reopening in 2018, East Woodlands is a beautifully designed garden full of rooms packed with plants, shrubs and trees. Enjoy the spectacular bamboos, flowing grasses, colourful roses and giant phormiums all set in an acre looking out over the North Devon countryside.
East Woodlands Farmhouse, Barnstaple
Sat 12 May and Sun 13 May

More details - Spring Food Festival
All the best local foods and drinks from across Exmoor, North and Mid Devon, all under one roof.
South Molton Pannier Market, 5 Broad Street, South Molton
Sun 29 Apr

More details - Castle Drogo - Photography workshop
Join local photographer John Howells in the Castle Drogo garden or by the river Teign to find new aspects, landscapes and wildlife. He will help with understanding your camera whilst also teaching new composition ideas. Each workshop has a different seasonal focus. 37 per person (includes coffee and lunch).
Castle Drogo, Drewsteignton, near Exeter,
Tue 1 May

More details - Castle Drogo - May holiday fun
Discover more about Drogo as you follow the free spotter sheet around the garden and grounds. (Normal admission applies). Booking Not Needed. Dogs on leads welcome.
Castle Drogo, Drewsteignton, near Exeter,
Sat 5 May to Mon 7 May

More details - Castle Drogo - Wild Tribe-moth and bat walk
Join the Wild Tribe at Fingle Bridge Meadows for this night walk to spot moths and bats that live in the Teign Gorge. Booking Essential. Phone: 01647433306. Assistance Dogs only are welcome.
Castle Drogo, Drewsteignton, near Exeter,
Sun 6 May

More details - Castle Drogo - Hard hat tours
Don your hard hats and join the Castle Drogo project manager for a very special behind the scenes tour of the building project to save Castle Drogo. Places are limited so booking is essential on 01647 433306. 7.50 per person. (Normal admission applies).
Castle Drogo, Drewsteignton, near Exeter,
Tue 8 May

More details - The Chagford Singers: Open Rehearsal Invitation
Our Musical Director, Tim Pithers, is opening the doors to anyone who wishes to observe how a choir works or is thinking of joining us. Sit and observe or join in with the classical choral pieces and well-known musical selections. A warm welcome and a workout of lungs and brain.
Endecott House, High Street, Chagford
Wed 9 May

More details - Open Gardens Penrose House
A newly landscaped town garden with herbaceous plants, shrubs, mature trees, climbing roses and Clematis. There are container and basket plants and vegetable plants for sale. On street parking Refreshments include teas, coffees and cake No wheelchair access No dogs allowed
Park Road, Crediton
Sun 13 May

More details - Moretonhampstead Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
2 large gardens close to moorland town. One in a wooded valley, the other higher up with magnificent views of Dartmoor. Dogs on leads welcome. Plant sale, teas are a must. Both have mature orchards and yr round vegetable gardens.
Moretonhampstead Gardens, Moretonhampstead
Fri 18 May to Sun 20 May

More details - Wick Farm Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
8 acre pleasure garden around Victorian farmhouse arranged in rooms with many attractive features. Fernery, ornamental pond, borders, sculptures, oriental garden with stone bell, lake with carp. Plants in long border to attract butterflies and bees.
Wick Farm Gardens, Holsworthy
Sun 20 May, Sun 27 May, Mon 28 May

More details - Buckland Brewer Plant Sale
Plants for bedding, plants for eating! Plants for tubs, and a few shrubs Plants for your pleasure Will be for our treasure So we’ll welcome you, One and all That’s from the Church, Chapel And the Hall Coffee and teas etc. available across the road in the Chapel
The Village Green, Buckland Brewer, Bideford
Sat 12 May and Sun 13 May

More details - Buckand Brewer
SAFARI LUNCH Sunday 13th May
The Village, Buckland Brewer, BIdeford
Sun 13 May

More details - The Blockheads
BIO: Starting out as the band behind Ian Dury, the Blockheads are a legendary outfit that has grown in stature from the early days of the Stiff tour in 1977, right up to the present day.
The Factory, Petroc Brannams Campus, Oakwood Close, Roundswell, Barnstaple, Devon
Sat 5 May

More details - The Leylines
West-country collective established in 2013, with a genre-defying, eclectic sound that ranges from traditional folk to full blown festival rock.
The Factory, Petroc Brannams Campus, Oakwood Close, Roundswell, Barnstaple, Devon
Fri 18 May

More details - Estate Tour
Talk given by Estate Manager Iain Wylie, discussing bio diversity and conservation followed by a cream tea
Bovey Castle, Dartmoor National Park, North Bovey
Tue 8 May

More details - The Simmertones - Authentic Ska + The Raggamuffins
The Simmertones are making their debut at The Palladium, Bringing their amazing authentic ska vibes to The Palladium stage + The Raggamuffins supporting The Simmertones have been together since 2007 and have quickly become festival favourites in their native South West UK, building a strong following across the
Lower Gunstone Bideford
Fri 27 Apr

More details - Zoe Schwarz Blue Commotion play in North Devon
Zoë Schwarz’ dynamic and commanding vocal delivery is both eclectic and suave at the same time; just like a chameleon, one part Janis Joplin, one Billie Holiday, and one Nina Simone”.......
The Palladium Club, Lower Gunstone, Bideford
Sat 28 Apr

More details - Zoe Schwarz Blue Commotion
Zoë Schwarz Blue Commotion: “Their originality and adventurous spirit gives them every right to be regarded as being in the vanguard of contemporary blues” - Pete Feenstra, Jan 2018 Get Ready to Rock Magazine “A serious band with unique songs, tight instrumentation, and a powerful woman up front… edgy vocals, and
Lower Gunstone, Bideford
Sat 28 Apr

More details - The Rock 'n' Roll Outlaws
The Rock ’n’ Roll Outlaws are back at the Palladium playing a wide range or classic rock covers and originals £4.00 on the door We are a 4 piece band from Tavistock who love to play Rock songs we also play are own original songs as well, If the crowd is happy so are we :)
The Palladium Club Lower Gunstone, Bideford
Fri 4 May

More details - James Hollingsworth's PINK FLOYD NIGHT
The Palladium Club is please is welcome James Hollingsworth back to the club with his amazing one man Pink Floyd night Tickets: £4 on the door Pink Floyd Night! A special night centred on the music of Pink Floyd, performed by singer/guitarist James Hollingsworth, also featuring some of his own songs.
The Palladium Club Lower Gunstone, Bideford
Sun 6 May

More details - Landspeeder, Radiosaurus and Quorum at the Palladium, Bideford
A Fistful of Indie presents an epic night of the best indie/stoner/grunge/punk/rock from across Devon: the sickeningly good Quorum from Okehampton, the frankly f**king awesome Radiosaurus from South Devon and, of course, The mighty Landspeeder from Torrington.
The Palladium Club Lower Gunstone, Bideford
Fri 11 May

More details - The Undercover Hippy + Irie Fire
The Undercover Hippy is back on the Palladium Stage in May with their amazing mix of Reggae and Rap that wowed a sell out crowd at their last outing at the Pally. + Irie Fire Supporting
The Palladium Club Lower Gunstone, Bideford
Sat 12 May

More details - Morning Glory at The Pally
We welcome Morning Glory to the Palladium Stage for their first Headline show of the year!! Music ranging from 90’s Britpop straight through to the 00’s and beyond! Morning Glory are a merry band of brothers (and sister!), our intentions are simple, we want to give you a good time!
The Palladium Club Lower Gunstone, Bideford
Fri 18 May

More details - Beat Goes Bang
The Palladium Club are pleased to welcome Beat Goes Bang playing songs from The Beat + Originals that will have the whole club dancing all night.
The Palladium Club Lower Gunstone, Bideford
Sat 19 May

More details - Gorwell House - Open Garden for NGS
Created mostly since 1979, this 4 acre garden overlooking the Taw estuary has a benign microclimate which allows many rare and tender plants to grow and thrive, both in the open and in walled garden. Several strategically placed follies complement the enclosures and vistas within the garden.
Gorwell House, Barnstaple
Sun 29 Apr, Sun 13 May

More details - Lydford Gorge - Spring flower walk
Join us for a guided walk to identify the spring wild flowers that abound in the gorge, the walk will visit the Whitelady waterfall and finish in the Waterfall tea-room. Identification guides will be available to consult in the Waterfall tea-room at the end of the walk. Booking Essential. Phone: 01822 820320.
Lydford Gorge, Lydford, near Tavistock,
Sat 12 May

More details - Kentlands - Open Garden for NGS
Our 2 acre tucked away garden is s-facing with distant views across Exeter towards west Devon and Sidmouth. The Garden was started in 2010 and is still developing.
Kentlands, Exeter
Sat 19 May and Sun 20 May

More details - Heathercombe - Open Garden for NGS
Secluded valley with streams tumbling through woods, ponds and lake; tranquil setting for 30 acres of spring/summer interest (many recent changes) - daffodils, extensive bluebells complementing large displays of rhododendrons, pretty cottage gardens, woodland walks, many specimen trees, bog/fern gardens, orchard and
Heathercombe, Nr Bovey Tracey
Sun 13 May, Sun 20 May

More details - Open garden in support of CHSW
Open garden in support of the Children Hospice South West www.chsw.org.uk/event/manaton-gate-open-garden-2018 Stroll over undulating lawns through informal planting, passing ponds and mature rhododendrons to a walled rose garden and a woodland carpeted with ferns are bluebells.
Manaton Gate Manaton, Newton Abbot
Sun 6 May and Mon 7 May

More details - The Old Vicarage - Open Garden for NGS
Croquet lawn leads to multi-level garden overlooking 3 large ponds with winding paths, climbing roses and overviews. Brook with waterfall flows through garden past fascinating summerhouse built by owner. Benched deck overhangs first pond.
The Old Vicarage, South Molton
Sat 12 May and Sun 13 May

More details - Dartmoor Spring Foraging Course
Dartmoor is one of the most beautiful places in the UK with not many roads but plenty of wild food and clean growing environments for the freshest tasting plants we find anywhere. We will meet at The Cleave Inn in Lustleigh at 12pm.
The Cleave, Lustleigh
Fri 27 Apr and Sat 28 Apr

More details - St Merryn - Open Garden for NGS
Very sheltered, peaceful, gently sloping, S-facing, artist’s garden, emphasis on shape, colour, scent and yr-round interest. A garden for pleasure with swimming pool. Thatched summerhouse leading down to herbaceous borders. Winding crazy paving paths, many seating areas.
St Merryn, Braunton
Sun 20 May

More details - Open Garden Field House
A very steep sloping garden with level terraces. There is a small orchard with bog planting. There are herbaceous borders, a vegetable terrace to a wildflower meadow with a small woodland and stream.
21 Argyll Road, Exeter
Sat 19 May

Kitty Pigfish - Award-winning Cartoonist-Caricaturist-Portrait Artist - Open Studio Days/Live Demos More details - Kitty Pigfish - Award-winning Cartoonist-Caricaturist-Portrait Artist - Open Studio Days/Live Demos
Award-winning Cartoonist - Portrait Artist - and - Caricaturist - ’Kitty Pigfish’ (LK Merlynda Robinson (LLAM) - Opens her Studio-Gallery to Visitors on Mondays & Fridays.
Kitty Pigfish Cartoons Studio & Gallery, St Anne’s Cottage, Bucks Mills, Bideford
Fri 27 Apr, Fri 4 May, Mon 7 May, Fri 11 May, Mon 14 May, Fri 18 May, Mon 21 May, Fri 25 May, Mon 28 May, Fri 1 Jun, Mon 4 Jun, Fri 8 Jun, Mon 11 Jun, Fri 15 Jun, Mon 18 Jun
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More details - Little Mermaid
Spectacular circus and spellbinding songs combine in this extraordinary new adaptation from the award-winning Metta Theatre. With awe-inspiring acrobatics and hauntingly beautiful original songs this is a show for everyone.
Exeter Northcott Theatre Stocker Road Exeter
Today to Sun 29 Apr

More details - In This Heart
The Lost Sound, Dartmoor Folk choir start the season with this Fund raising event for Ashburton Arts at their new venue. In This Heart brings you songs of joy, courage and love. Inspired by the rugged and beautiful landscape of Dartmoor and with creative direction, the choir has gone from strength to strength.
Ashburton Arts Centre, West Street, Ashburton
Fri 4 May

More details - Little Dorweeke - Open Garden for NGS
2 acre garden nestling in valley beside stream and surrounding thatched Devon longhouse. Developed over 45 years from original smallholding. Many areas, incl koi, lily and natural ponds, bog area and vegetable garden.
Little Dorweeke, Exeter
Sat 19 May and Sun 20 May

More details - Scouts Jumble Sale
A fantastic event for all the family, come along and grab yourselves some bargains. There will be plenty of bric a brac, clothes, books and childrens toys. Refreshments will also be available to buy, tea, coffee and lots of delicious home-made cakes. Admission is 20p for adults, and free for children.
6th Exeter Scout Hut, Wellington Road, Exeter
Sat 5 May

More details - Speed Dating in Exeter
Exeter Speed Dating How speed dating in Exeter works A great event to go to is Speed Dating in Exeter. How it works is our friendly professional hosts will greet you and they will settle you in by briefly explaining the format of the Speed Dating evening.
Starz Bar 18 Lower North Street
Thu 26 Apr

More details - From The Jam with Bruce Foxton
From The Jam with Bruce Foxton The Gift 35th Anniversary Tour + Support. Artists performing: From The Jam.: Tickets avaiable.
Exeter Phoenix, Exeter
Sun 13 May

More details - The Church House - Dartmoor edges
Original linocuts by local printmaker, Richard Shimell. Booking Not Needed.
The Church House, Widecombe-in-the-Moor, Newton Abbot,
Today to Mon 30 Apr

More details - The Church House - Sea to Moor
Exhibition of carved wooden birds by Lee Jenkins - cormorants to dippers and more in between ... Booking Not Needed.
The Church House, Widecombe-in-the-Moor, Newton Abbot,
Tue 1 May to Thu 31 May

More details - Exeter Floral Trail - Chelsea Fringe Event
The RHS Chelsea Gold medal-winning florists of the Academy of Floral Art and their friends are set to bring a floral flavour of the world-famous flower show to the heart of Exeter in a special Chelsea Fringe event.
Exeter City Centre
Tue 22 May to Thu 24 May

More details - Exeter Beats - Headliner: Mad Dog Mcrae
The Exeter Festival of South West Food & Drink has announced an all-new evening event for 2018 from Friday 4th - Sunday 6th May. Exeter Beats will see top acts entertain the crowds in Exeter Castle Courtyard across the early May bank holiday weekend.
Exeter Castle, Castle Street, Exeter
Fri 4 May

More details - Exeter Beats - Headliner: One Step Behind & The Brass Funkeys
The Exeter Festival of South West Food & Drink has announced an all-new evening event for 2018 from Friday 4th - Sunday 6th May. Exeter Beats will see top acts entertain the crowds in Exeter Castle Courtyard across the early May bank holiday weekend.
Exeter Castle, Castle Street, Exeter
Sat 5 May