Archives: What's On

5th
Aug
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3rd
Jan

Big Brick Safari Paignton Zoo

Paignton Zoo will be home to over 80 giant wild animal models made from thousands of LEGO® bricks! From a giant gorilla, a jumbo size elephant and a majestic lion, to marvellous macaws, beautiful butterflies and a cool crocodile, these stunning LEGO® brick animals will form The Great Big Brick Safari Trail for visitors to follow around the zoo. If you would like to pre-book tickets in advance for this spectacular event, our online Day and Zooper tickets are valid for one visit within six months from the date of purchase.
4th
Sep
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20th
Sep

Circus Berlin

From the producers of the Moscow State Circus and Circus Extreme comes the incredible and jaw dropping Continental Circus Berlin. With an array of brilliant Circus acts, music & real youthful energy, enjoy an international Production packed full of comedy , daredevils, dancing & aerial acts, including Motorbikes inside the Globe of Death and an incredible High Wire act unlike anything you’ve ever seen before! The show brings together some of the greatest circus performers ever seen in the UK and the EEC is delighted to bring it to these shores as part of it’s current EUROPEAN TOUR. Housed in one of the UK’s SAFEST Socially Distanced Circus Big Tops this ALL NEW show will delight young and old alike and promises to be a FAMILY TREAT like no other. Fri 4th... 5pm & 8pm Sat 5th... 2pm & 5pm Sun 6th... 12noon, 3pm & 6pm Mon 7th... NO SHOW Tues 8th... 5pm & 8pm Wed 9th... 5pm & 8pm Thur 10th... 5pm & 8pm Fri 11th... 5pm & 8pm Sat 12th... 2pm & 5pm Sun 13th... 12noon, 3pm & 6pm Mon 14h... NO SHOW Tues 15th... 5pm & 8pm Wed 16th... 5pm & 8pm Thur 17th... 5pm & 8pm Fri 18th... 5pm & 8pm Sat 19th... 2pm & 5pm Sun 20th... 12noon, 3pm & 6pm To book tickets click here
12th
Sep
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27th
Sep

Devon Open Studios

Devon Open Studios is back from Saturday 12 - Sunday 27 September 2020! The FREE event flyer is available from Devon Libraries, Tourist Information Centres and arts and community venues across the county. Or download a full colour online guide from the Open Studios website. Devon Open Studios is a unique opportunity to meet artists in their studios in some of the most beautiful, unexplored parts of Devon or to connect with them online.  In addition to being able to buy art direct from the creator, many demonstrate, give talks or give you a chance to have a go.
13th
Sep
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15th
Nov

Lukesland Gardens – Opening for Autumn

AUTUMN (EXTENDED OPENING) Sundays and Wednesdays 11am – 5pm The tearoom is open, serving a simple menu of home-made soup and cakes. Contactless card payment is preferred in the tea room. The toilets are open for one person at a time and outside hand-washing facilities are provided. You will obviously be expected to observe social distancing during your visit. In the unlikely event of too many visitors coming at once, we reserve the right to be able to limit the numbers. There is no contactless payment at the gate. Please try to bring the correct amount in cash - £6 for adults, free for children under 16 Dogs welcome - on a lead
17th
Sep

Guided Totnes Town Walk

Every Thursday from April to the end of October, meet local guide Kathy Alexander at 10.30 am at the Tourist Information Office, Market Square. Learn about the history of the town in an informal and friendly walk. £5 per person, £3 under 16's.
19th
Sep

Circus of Horrors

When the Circus of Horrors first performed at Glastonbury in 1995 people thought it would run for 25 weeks let alone 25 years, yet here we are a quarter of a century later. Still touring all over the World, still getting rave reviews & still getting loads of media coverage. The show has already this year performed for the 4th consecutive year at this years Download Festival & returned to the Glastonbury Festival. As part of our 25th Anniversary tour the show performed with The Damned at The London Palladium, a show promoted by Hammer House of Horrors and announced by Jonathan Ross, there was also a torch light parade along Argyle St and a new Guinness World Record for over 1040 Vampires in the same place at the same time. This event sold out within 5 days of going on-sale. " THE CIRCUS OF HORRORS CONTAINS SOME NUDITY AND LANGUAGE OF AN ADULT NATURE. IT IS NOT SUITABLE FOR CHILDREN, PEOPLE OF A NERVOUS DISPOSITION, CHAVS & SISSIES." THIS SHOW CONTAINS NUTS!! Performance starts at 8pm
22nd
Sep

Online Talk: Torcross & Beesands Start Bay’s wartime story

Join the South Devon AONB to discover more about the part played by Start Bay in the second World War and the preparation for D Day on this illustrated talk with archive images and stories. After booking your free place you will be sent a link and instructions on how to sign into the talk. You will need a computer or mobile device with internet access. Free to join - from 6.00 - 7.00pm on 22nd September.
24th
Sep

Guided Totnes Town Walk

Every Thursday from April to the end of October, meet local guide Kathy Alexander at 10.30 am at the Tourist Information Office, Market Square. Learn about the history of the town in an informal and friendly walk. £5 per person, £3 under 16's.
25th
Sep

Shaun of the Dead film at Haldon Forest

Socially Distanced Open Air Cinema: 2m x 2m seating pitches will be provided for each booker (maximum 4 people per pitch). If you’re booking more than 4 tickets please all arrive together so you can be allocated adjoining pitches. For full information about how we’ll be managing social distancing at our screenings, please click HERE Let’s all hide out in Exeter’s Haldon Forest Park and wait for it all to blow over, as a pub-based zombie apocalypse unfolds in Edgar Wright’s wildly funny rom-zom-com. Shaun’s life is going nowhere; a dead-end job, challenging flatmates and an unhappy girlfriend see him struggling with the day-to-day, that is until a horrifying virus turns the population into ravenous, brain-dead zombies and forces him to step up and fight for the future. Simon Pegg and Nick Frost shine, and laughs, gore and thrills are aplenty in this modern Brit classic. Food and Drink: you are welcome to bring your own food and drink to this event, including alcohol. No glass, please. Other Information: Under 16s must be accompanied by an adult. The film is rated 15. Deckchairs will be provided for those purchasing premium seats, all other customers selecting standard seating must bring their own low-backed camping chairs or deckchairs. Weather policy: screenings go ahead in all but worst weathers. Only if there’s heavy, prolonged rain or high winds forecast will the screening be postponed or cancelled. No refunds will be given unless the screening is cancelled.
26th
Sep

Jurassic film at Haldon Forest

Socially Distanced Open Air Cinema: 2m x 2m seating pitches will be provided for each booker (maximum 4 people per pitch). If you’re booking more than 4 tickets please all arrive together so you can be allocated adjoining pitches. For full information about how we’ll be managing social distancing at our screenings, please click HERE An adventure 65 million years in the making, among the trees at Exeter’s Haldon Forest Park. Join us for Steven Spielberg’s original and best dinos-on-the-rampage thrill ride, as the Oscar-winning Jurassic Park roars on our open-air big screen. Food and Drink: you are welcome to bring your own food and drink to this event, including alcohol. No glass, please. Other Information: Under 16s must be accompanied by an adult. The film is rated PG. Deckchairs will be provided for those purchasing premium seats, all other customers selecting standard seating must bring their own low-backed camping chairs or deckchairs. Weather policy: screenings go ahead in all but worst weathers. Only if there’s heavy, prolonged rain or high winds forecast will the screening be postponed or cancelled. No refunds will be given unless the screening is cancelled.
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