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South Devon offers a comprehensive year-round programme of events covering just about every subject that you can imagine. Here's a small selection of what's on offer.

Dawlish

Dawlish is a pretty resort, with a quiet, relaxing atmosphere built on either side of a central open space called The Lawn - an attractive public park, with flowers and a cascading stream called 'Dawlish Water' or 'The Brook'. Dawlish Water is home to a great variety of ducks, swans and rare wildfowl.

Dawlish Manor House Wedding Fair 2016

After the quaint wedding fair at the Manor House last year, Dawlish Manor House have kindly asked us back to deliver them another wedding..

Venue: The Manor House, Old Town Street, Dawlish

Dates: 9 Apr

Times: Free entry. 11am - 3pm.

Hidden Figures

The story of a team of African-American women mathematicians who served a vital role in NASA during the early years of the US space..

Venue: Pavilions, Den Crescent, Teignmouth

Dates: 11 Apr

Times: 2.30pm and 7.30pm. All tickets £6.50.

The LEGO Batman Movie

Bruce Wayne must not only deal with the criminals of Gotham City, but also the responsibility of raising a boy he adopted.

Venue: Pavilions, Den Crescent, Teignmouth

Dates: 3 Apr to 15 Apr

Times: 3rd April 11.00 a.m 3D Version / 4th April 11.00 a.m. / 6th April 2.30 p.m. / 14th April 2.30 p.m. / 15th April 2.30 p.m. / All tickets £6.50 or £5.00 for Matinee Club Members

ROH Encore - Madama Butterfly

Antonio Pappano conducts an impressive cast led by Ermonela Jaho in Puccini’s deeply poignant opera. Puccini's MADAMA BUTTERFLY is one of..

Venue: Pavilions, Den Crescent, Teignmouth

Dates: 2 Apr

Times: Broadcast - 2pm. Tickets £15.00 or £12.50 concessions.

Charlie Baker is the Hit Polisher

Charlie Baker swings in to town direct from playing the O2 (Channel 4’s Comedy Gala) appearing as Harry Hill’s hunchback kitchen..

Venue: Pavilions, Den Crescent, Teignmouth

Dates: 8 Apr

Times: Performance at 8.00pm. Tickets £10.00 or £8.00 concessions for Seniors & Students.

NT Live: Twelfth Night

Tamsin Greig is Malvolio in a new twist on Shakespeare's classic comedy of mistaken identity. A ship is wrecked, Viola is washed ashore..

Venue: Pavilions, Den Crescent, Teignmouth

Dates: 6 Apr

Times: 7.00pm. Tickets £15 and £12.50 concessions.

Sam Lewis

With rich soulful vocals, well-crafted songs, roots country and blue-eyed soul Sam Lewis is connecting the dots. Whether crossing genres..

Venue: Pavilions, Den Crescent, Teignmouth

Dates: 5 Apr

Times: 7.30pm. Tickets £10.00

Fences

A working-class African-American father tries to raise his family in 1950s, while coming to terms with the events of his..

Venue: Pavilions, Den Crescent, Teignmouth

Dates: 4 Apr

Times: 2.30pm and 7.30pm. All tickets £6.50.

Ventoux

Ventoux is a restaging of the dramatic battle between Lance Armstrong and Marco Pantani in the Tour de France 2000 on Mont..

Venue: Pavilions, Den Crescent, Teignmouth

Dates: 31 Mar

Times: Performance - 7.30pm. Tickets : £12.00 or £10.00 concessions.

Lion

Saroo must learn to survive alone in Kolkata, before ultimately being adopted by an Australian couple . Twenty five years later,..

Venue: Pavilions, Den Crescent, Teignmouth

Dates: 28 Mar

Times: 2.30pm & 7.30pm. Tickets £6.50.

Brixham

Brixham is a picturesque fishing town built upon a limestone outcrop at the southern end of the cresent that forms Torbay.

Brixham is the least commercialised part of The English Riviera and Torbay, built around the busy harbour.

The narrow streets of the town lead you through a fine array of colour-washed houses to the bustling harbour, surrounded by shops selling tourist memrobilia and refreshments, as well as locally caught fish.

Coleton Fishacre - Spring garden walk

Would you like to find out more about the garden and see the best bits as it bursts into life this spring' Why not join a member of..

Venue: Coleton Fishacre, Brownstone Road, Kingswear,

Dates: 17 Feb to 14 Apr

Times: A National Trust Event - Start times vary. Please phone for details. Free Entry. For more details please phone the contact number below.

Torquay Arts & Crafts Fair

Weekly Craft Fairs, running every Saturday & Sunday, from 8th April - end of September 2017 on the Seafront at Torquay overlooking the..

Venue: Princess gardens, Torbay road, Torquay

Dates: 8 Apr to 6 Jun

Times: 9am - 1pm - sellers from 7am free admission to public

Magic of the Stars

There is ‘Magic to Do’ as the all new family show ‘Magic of the Stars’ opens its doors for the 2017 season at the celebrated venue. The..

Venue: Babbacombe Theatre , Babbacombe Downs Road, Torquay

Dates: 11 Apr to 7 Jun

Times: Ticket prices: Adults £20, Seniors £19, Children £10 For more information on the show and to book your tickets visit the Babbacombe Theatre website: www.babbacombe-theatre.com/upcoming-shows/magic-of-the-stars Box office: 01803 328385 Email: info@babbacombe-theatre.com The theatre has: · Access for the disabled with a disabled toilet · Wheelchair spaces · Loop System

The Barron Knights

Probably the most entertaining group to come out of the 60s & 70s. Their musicianship, their harmonies and of course their humour makes..

Venue: Babbacombe Theatre , Babbacombe Downs Road, Torquay

Dates: 6 Apr

Times: Tickets: Adults £18, Seniors £17, Children £16 For more information on the show and to book your tickets visit the Babbacombe Theatre website: www.babbacombe-theatre.com/upcoming-shows/the-barron-knights Box office: 01803 328385 Website: www.babbacombe-theatre.com Email: info@babbacombe-theatre.com The theatre has – · Access for the disabled with a disabled toilet · Wheelchair spaces · Loop System

Magic of the Stars

There is ‘Magic to Do’ as the all new family show ‘Magic of the Stars’ opens its doors for the 2017 season at the celebrated venue. The..

Venue: Babbacombe Theatre , Babbacombe Downs Road, Torquay

Dates: 7 Feb to 5 Apr

Times: Ticket prices: Adults £20, Seniors £19, Children £10 For more information on the show and to book your tickets visit the Babbacombe Theatre website: www.babbacombe-theatre.com/upcoming-shows/magic-of-the-stars Box office: 01803 328385 Email: info@babbacombe-theatre.com The theatre has: · Access for the disabled with a disabled toilet · Wheelchair spaces · Loop System

Oddicombe Dog Day

Join us for our annual April Dog Day down on Oddicombe Beach and help us Celebrate 10 years of Oddicombe Dog Day! . Registration -..

Venue: Oddicombe Beach, Babbacombe, Torquay

Dates: 9 Apr

Times: 10am-1pm

Green Light Unplugged

Green Light Unplugged is a music project, in partnership with South Devon College, which aims to showcase local original talent and raise..

Venue: Kingskerswell Parish Church, Kingskerswell, Newton Abbot

Dates: 2 Apr

Times: Doors 7pm £9 advance

The Art of Meaning: Learn the 3 Uncommon Skills that Make Your Life Matter

Are you someone who longs to live a life that feels like it really matters? Do you yearn for more fulfilling work, more meaningful..

Venue: Bogan House 43 High Street Totnes

Dates: 1 Apr

Times: 10am - 6pm Early Bird Tickets £40 (First 15 to book) Standard Tickets £60

Evening Paddle by Canoe

Join us for a magical evening on the River Dart! The evening paddle by canoe is an opportunity to have an unusual evening where you slow..

Venue: TQ95LA

Dates: 6 Apr

Times: WHAT TO WEAR/BRING: Wear loose fitting comfy clothes, old trainers/boots, bring a raincoat if it looks we might have a shower. You may want to bring a flask with a hot drink. WHAT'S INCLUDED? Canoe, paddle, life vest, qualified guide, fireside story-telling, delicious food. owl calls and bat swoops...! COST: ADULT £35 CHILD (under 16) £15

Nightpaddle

The Dart river valley is bursting with life and vitality, its beauty unspoiled and waters unpolluted. The Nightpaddle is an evening spent..

Venue: River Dart, Totnes

Dates: 3 Apr

Times: 6-10.30pm; adults £35 / £12 kids 12 years & under

Paignton

Families love Paignton. Its long sandy beaches, colourful atmosphere, paddler friendly waters and first class attractions are the essential ingredients for a fabulous family holiday.

A traditional family resort with long, sandy beaches that provide a safe haven for both children and parents to enjoy. Numerous activities take place throughout the year ensuring that there is always plenty to amuse you whatever your age. Enjoy the annual regatta, carnival and funfairs and delight at the fireworks that set a colourful, memorable scene.

Greenway - Spring flower walks

Join the gardeners at Greenway for a free walk and talk through the glorious woodland gardens filled with spring flowers. Greenway's..

Venue: Greenway, Greenway Road, Galmpton, near Brixham,

Dates: 11 Apr to 30 Apr

Times: A National Trust Event - Start 14:00. End 15:00. Free Entry. Please go to Visitor Reception where they will direct you. For more details please phone the contact number below.

Torquay Arts & Crafts Fair

Weekly Craft Fairs, running every Saturday & Sunday, from 8th April - end of September 2017 on the Seafront at Torquay overlooking the..

Venue: Princess gardens, Torbay road, Torquay

Dates: 8 Apr to 6 Jun

Times: 9am - 1pm - sellers from 7am free admission to public

Magic of the Stars

There is ‘Magic to Do’ as the all new family show ‘Magic of the Stars’ opens its doors for the 2017 season at the celebrated venue. The..

Venue: Babbacombe Theatre , Babbacombe Downs Road, Torquay

Dates: 7 Feb to 5 Apr

Times: Ticket prices: Adults £20, Seniors £19, Children £10 For more information on the show and to book your tickets visit the Babbacombe Theatre website: www.babbacombe-theatre.com/upcoming-shows/magic-of-the-stars Box office: 01803 328385 Email: info@babbacombe-theatre.com The theatre has: · Access for the disabled with a disabled toilet · Wheelchair spaces · Loop System

The Barron Knights

Probably the most entertaining group to come out of the 60s & 70s. Their musicianship, their harmonies and of course their humour makes..

Venue: Babbacombe Theatre , Babbacombe Downs Road, Torquay

Dates: 6 Apr

Times: Tickets: Adults £18, Seniors £17, Children £16 For more information on the show and to book your tickets visit the Babbacombe Theatre website: www.babbacombe-theatre.com/upcoming-shows/the-barron-knights Box office: 01803 328385 Website: www.babbacombe-theatre.com Email: info@babbacombe-theatre.com The theatre has – · Access for the disabled with a disabled toilet · Wheelchair spaces · Loop System

Magic of the Stars

There is ‘Magic to Do’ as the all new family show ‘Magic of the Stars’ opens its doors for the 2017 season at the celebrated venue. The..

Venue: Babbacombe Theatre , Babbacombe Downs Road, Torquay

Dates: 11 Apr to 7 Jun

Times: Ticket prices: Adults £20, Seniors £19, Children £10 For more information on the show and to book your tickets visit the Babbacombe Theatre website: www.babbacombe-theatre.com/upcoming-shows/magic-of-the-stars Box office: 01803 328385 Email: info@babbacombe-theatre.com The theatre has: · Access for the disabled with a disabled toilet · Wheelchair spaces · Loop System

Oddicombe Dog Day

Join us for our annual April Dog Day down on Oddicombe Beach and help us Celebrate 10 years of Oddicombe Dog Day! . Registration -..

Venue: Oddicombe Beach, Babbacombe, Torquay

Dates: 9 Apr

Times: 10am-1pm

Green Light Unplugged

Green Light Unplugged is a music project, in partnership with South Devon College, which aims to showcase local original talent and raise..

Venue: Kingskerswell Parish Church, Kingskerswell, Newton Abbot

Dates: 2 Apr

Times: Doors 7pm £9 advance

The Art of Meaning: Learn the 3 Uncommon Skills that Make Your Life Matter

Are you someone who longs to live a life that feels like it really matters? Do you yearn for more fulfilling work, more meaningful..

Venue: Bogan House 43 High Street Totnes

Dates: 1 Apr

Times: 10am - 6pm Early Bird Tickets £40 (First 15 to book) Standard Tickets £60

Evening Paddle by Canoe

Join us for a magical evening on the River Dart! The evening paddle by canoe is an opportunity to have an unusual evening where you slow..

Venue: TQ95LA

Dates: 6 Apr

Times: WHAT TO WEAR/BRING: Wear loose fitting comfy clothes, old trainers/boots, bring a raincoat if it looks we might have a shower. You may want to bring a flask with a hot drink. WHAT'S INCLUDED? Canoe, paddle, life vest, qualified guide, fireside story-telling, delicious food. owl calls and bat swoops...! COST: ADULT £35 CHILD (under 16) £15

Nightpaddle

The Dart river valley is bursting with life and vitality, its beauty unspoiled and waters unpolluted. The Nightpaddle is an evening spent..

Venue: River Dart, Totnes

Dates: 3 Apr

Times: 6-10.30pm; adults £35 / £12 kids 12 years & under