Exeter Pride 2013 events

Event Date: 
19/03/2013 - 9:00pm to 24/03/2013 - 3:00pm
Various, Exeter

Exeter Pride, the region's biggest lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) parade takes place on 23 March. Here is a complete guide to what's on in the run up to and on the day of the parade:

Tuesday 19 March

Fusion Club Night Vaults Bar & Club, Gandy Street, Exeter A club night to kick off Exeter Pride. Free entry and drinks promos, 9pm-2am.

Thursday 21 March

University Pride Think and Action Day The Forum, University of Exeter Performances by student groups, accapella singers, dance, music, plus a series of mini lectures, all welcome, free,...

Easter weekend fun at Seaton Tramway

Event Date: 
29/03/2013 - 10:00am to 01/04/2013 - 10:00am
Seaton Tramway, Harbour Road, Seaton

Lots of fun for all the family over Easter at Seaton's historic tramway attraction.

Children – ask for your Easter Activity sheet and join in the Easter fun. Spot the April Fool on Easter Monday?

Adults - Driver’s Eye Experience available on Easter Monday 1st April at Colyton Station.

Ever thought you would like to be a tram driver? Now is your chance.

Together with your driving instructor, drive one of our trams from Colyton Station to Colyford and return for only £25 per person which also includes a souvenir certificate. Guest passengers pay £6.50 per...

Chocolate & Candy Fortnight at Powderham Castle

Event Date: 
29/03/2013 - 10:00am to 14/04/2013 - 10:00am
Powderham Castle, Kenton

Children will love to meet our very own Willy Wonka and Mrs Fudge throughout the holidays.

The amazing Chocolatier and his assistants will be on form for some candy capers at the Castle.

There will be lots to see and you can discover the science behind sweets and chocolates too. There will be a special Easter trail for children to follow around the grounds to win a prize and of course all the usual wonderful attractions.

Sessions take place at 12.15pm and 2.45pm. Pick up your session ticket on arrival. This event is included in a child's admission.

For more...

Escot Golden Easter Egg Hunt

Event Date: 
29/03/2013 - 10:00am to 01/04/2013 - 10:00am
Escot Park, Ottery St Mary

Come and celebrate Easter at Escot and take part in our Great Golden Easter Egg Hunt.

Our Escot Easter Egg Hunt takes place every day throughout the Devon Easter holidays but at Easter itself we are adding very special golden Easter eggs.

Each golden Easter egg contains a very special prize, you could win a mini-ranger day or a really wild birthday party, a year’s free Escot entry, lunch in the Coach House Restaurant and more.

Just a few golden eggs are hidden each day on the 29, 30, 31 March and 1 April. So come along to Escot and see if you can find one!


Cheer up March MoretonHampstead Festival 9/3/13 - The Peoples Festival


Moretonhampstead Festival of Food, Drink and the Arts, is sponsored by Helpful Holidays one of the leading holiday cottage specialists in the South West,


Beautifully situated within the Dartmoor National Park and on the edge of the High Moor, Moretonhampstead is a small moorland town of character which dates back over 1000 years to Saxon times. Moreton, (as the locals call it) is known for its friendliness and sense of community.

For the last four years the town has...

Office Christmas Party - 1920's Gangsters and Molls Theme

Event Date: 
15/12/2012 - 7:30pm
Exmouth Pavilion

Join the Exmouth Pavilion this Christmas for a 1920's inspired, Gangsters and Molls evening. Entertainment and food included in the ticket price. Great night for families, friends, work colleagues.

Tickets £20.00 each

Call 01395 222477 to reserve your group table now (£5 deposit required per person)

Menus available on request.

An Evening With Des O'Connor

Event Date: 
17/10/2012 - 7:30pm
Exmouth Pavilion

Don't miss this rare opportunity to see a true showbusiness legend live on stage for a wonderful evening of comedy, laughter and music.

Des O'Connor is today established as one of the world's most popular and best loved entertainers. Since landing his first television series in the UK in 1963 he has starred in his own mainstream television show every year since then - longer than anyone, anywhere in the world.

Tickets £24.50 each

Call 01395 222477 to book now

John Court 'The Work Between The Lines'

Event Date: 
23/11/2012 - 10:00am to 24/11/2012 - 5:00pm

In The work between the lines, John Court’s first UK solo exhibition, new works will be shown alongside drawings and performances produced over the last fifteen years. His output includes performance, sculpture and video, but he considers all his work to be fundamentally concerned with drawing, in that drawing connects the elements of line, movement, space and time.

Court is severely dyslexic. He began drawing at the age of nineteen, using it as a means to comprehend and come to terms with the difficulties and negative experiences he had gone through at school. During this...

John Nettles to speak at Cathedral's Diamond Jubilee Grand Nave Dinner

Authored by skein
Posted: Wed, 09/26/2012 - 1:13pm
On 12 October, Exeter Cathedral is hosting its Diamond Jubilee Grand Nave Dinner in support of the Third Millennium Campaign, which ensures that the Cathedral and its mission are sustained for the future. John Nettles is kindly giving his time to entertain the dinner guests with readings drawn from the archives and there will be music from David Webb, a former chorister, who is now forging a professional career together with the Cathedral's own musicians, choristers and the Devon County Junior choir. Tickets have been sold out, but there is a waiting list should there be any returns so do get...