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Banff Mountain Film Festival (Blue)

Experience an extraordinary collection of short films from the world's most prestigious mountain film festival.  

Follow the expeditions of some of today's most incredible adventurers, see amazing footage of adrenaline packed action sports and be inspired by thought-provoking pieces shot from the far flung corners of the globe. This year there are two evenings that will ignite your passion for adventure, action and travel. For double the adventure come along both nights for two entirely different film programmes.

Two night discounts are available.

Event Date

Saturday, March 23, 2019 - 7:30pm

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basketball Finals Day

Basketball Play Off Finals Day

Event Date: 
24/03/2019 - 10:30am to 5:30pm
Venue: 
Exeter College, Victoria House, EX4 3SR

Come and watch the biggest played indoor sport in the UK, bring the family to a great FREE event in the centre of Exeter, with 6 of the best teams in Devon competing in 3 Finals at Exeter College on the show court.

It's a 500 seater court right in the centre of Exeter, and you will be thrilled at the fast moving sport.

During the day there will be free to enter shooting competitions for junior supporters (with prizes) - come and make some noise and support the team of your choice.

What's that bird? 28 March

Event Date: 
28/03/2019 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
Venue: 
Seaton wetlands, Colyford Road, Seaton, EX12 2SP

Whatever your experience come along and improve your bird identification skills
Join an experienced volunteer guide for an informal drop-in session to help improve your bird identification skills and get the most out of your visit to Seaton Wetlands.

All are welcome to come and enjoy time spent birdwatching, whatever your level of knowledge.

Hide TBC, follow signs on the day.

Telescopes and binoculars are available for use in the hide free of charge during the session.

11am to 1pm

Free

No booking required

Feast of Fiddles  photo Credit Wandering River

Feast of Fiddles Silver Jubilee Tour

Event Date: 
28/03/2019 - 7:30pm to 10:00pm
Venue: 
Exeter Corn Exchange, Market Street, Exeter, EX1 1BW

The Feast of Fiddles band-waggon trundles merrily on in its Silver Jubilee year. Born in Nettlebed on Valentine’s Day 1994 as a one off special concert, Feast of Fiddles has done 25 spring tours, 24 festivals and has 7 CDs to its name. Not bad for a bunch of old folk-rockers! This is a band of friends that puts on a show of huge dynamic range performed with passion, joy and a liberal dose of fun.

Spring Forward Saturday

Event Date: 
30/03/2019 - 8:30am
Venue: 
Topsham Rd, Exeter EX2 6HA

The picturesque estuary town of Topsham, just four miles from Exeter, will be celebrating the end of winter with Spring Forward Saturdayon the 30th March. Just before the clocks go forward to welcome warmer days the town will be buzzing with a fair-like atmosphere, with the majority of shops, cafés and restaurants taking part, and live music around the town. 

The event is in its second year and is set to be a fabulous, vibrant day, full of offers from local businesses, Spring treats, children’s activities and foot-tapping sounds from talented local musicians. 

Mother’s day treats at Seaton Wetlands

Event Date: 
30/03/2019 - 10:00am to 31/03/2019 - 4:00pm
Venue: 
Seaton wetlands, Colyford Road, Seaton, EX12 2SP

Enjoy cream tea at Seaton Wetlands
Explore Seaton Wetlands this Mother's Day and treat your mum, granny and yourself to a delicious cream tea at the Discovery Hut in the heart of Seaton Wetlands.

Enjoy scones handmade by Paul's Bakery (Seaton).

Cream teas served with a hot drink for £3 per person. Cash only.

Served by our fantastic volunteers from 10am to 4pm on Saturday 30 and Sunday 31 March.

Coffee Morning

Event Date: 
01/04/2019 - 2:30pm
Venue: 
Hospiscare, Searle House, Dryden Road, Exeter.

An opportunity to make special things happen, hold a coffee morning for Hospiscare! Simply ask for donations in exchange for coffee and cakes Call today for your Coffee morning Pack on 01392 688020 or email fundraising@hospiscare.co.uk Organising a charity coffee morning is simple, any time in April to suit yourselves, the money you raise will help our nurses care for more local people and help keep our doors open.

The Big Chiefs Quiz

Event Date: 
03/04/2019 - 7:00pm
Venue: 
Sandy Park, Exeter

Enter your Team into The Big Chiefs Quiz and test your sporting, music and general knowledge with some bonus rounds thrown in!

This quiz is put together and hosted by former Exeter Chiefs player Haydn Thomas, who is famed for his away-day quizzes.

Entry is in teams of six and costs £75, which includes a hot meal on the evening. Enter your team at www.sandypark.co.uk/book

Stash Sale of fabric, thread, books and craft materials and equipment

Stash Sale for Charity

Event Date: 
06/04/2019 - 11:30am to 2:00pm
Venue: 
Old Heathcoat School Community Centre Tiverton EX16 5JJ

Sale of Fabrics, Threads, Books and various Sewing, Felting, Embroidery, Crafting Materials and Equipment.

Sale includes the Stash of Diane Whitehead with proceeds donated to Force Cancer Charity and Exeter Hospiscare.

Other sellers are supporting their own favourite charities. 

Holiofest lineup 2019

Holiofest 2019

Event Date: 
06/04/2019 - 1:00pm to 11:00pm
Venue: 
Exeter Phoenix

Metal groups band together to raise money for The Wave Project.

Collibus, the female fronted progressive metal band, will be headlining, supported by some of the best bands the UK has to offer; Blood Oath, Torqued, Kinasis, Ethyrfield, Dead Fly, and Hybridize. The one day mental extravaganza will start at 13:00 and run until 23:00 at the Exeter Phoenix.

Coffee Morning at The Blackmore

Event Date: 
13/04/2019 - 9:30am to 12:00pm
Venue: 
The Blackmore Theatre, 10 Bicton Street, Exmouth, EX8 2RU

The Exmouth Players hold coffee mornings on the second Saturday of each month from 9.30am to 12 noon at The Blackmore Theatre, Exmouth.
Come and join us for tea, coffee and some very lovely home-made cakes.
We have things such as:
German Apple Cake Lemon Drizzle Chocolate Fudge squares Sausage Rolls Cheese Scones Quiche and much more.
There is a raffle and there are books, cards, DVD’s and much more on sale.
We have a selection of Exmouth Players T-shirts, sweatshirts, fleeces, caps and shopper bags on sale which have our logo on.