Hospiscare Open Gardens 2019

Once again, passionate gardeners around Exeter, Mid and East Devon are opening their gardens for Hospiscare from May through to August. Pick up your Open Gardens booklet today from Hospiscare shops and other outlets, and start planning which wonderful plots you might visit. There is often the chance to enjoy delicious tea and cakes to compliment your visit too. To find out more please visit - or call 01392 688020

Event Date

Wednesday, May 1, 2019 - 12:00pm to Saturday, August 31, 2019 - 4:00pm



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Exeter Street Arts Festival

Event Date: 
24/08/2019 - 10:00am to 11:45pm
Exeter Phoenix

EXETER STREET ARTS FESTIVAL 2019 IS HERE! Transforming the heart of the city into a celebration of street art for all on Sat 24 August 10am – late! #exestreetarts #festival #devon

With a reputation for quality and diversity, this year’s event is set to rock the streets of the city with a free celebration of music, dance and arts throughout the day and a flamboyant after-party at Exeter Phoenix as the night falls. #ExeStreetArts hits 2019 with a line up bigger and better than ever! Taking place in various areas of the city, it’s free to attend from 10am - 7pm.

St Leonard’s Community Plog

Event Date: 
25/08/2019 - 10:00am
St Leonards, Exeter

Monthly Plog series, always on the last Sunday of the month  

Start location: outside to be confirmed

Distance around 5km - open to all speeds!


Please bring bags and gloves if you have them, as well as a good pair of trainers and positive vibes! 

Everything collected will be sorted and recycled by Exeter City Council

Topsham RFC Car Boot Sale

Event Date: 
26/08/2019 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Topsham RFC

Car Boot Sale Topsham RFC

Summer 2019

Bank Holiday Mondays

For more information, please check our website

Fundraising event for Topsham RFC

around the world with Disney

Around the world with Disney

Event Date: 
28/08/2019 - 10:00am to 30/08/2019 - 3:00pm
DanSci Dance Studio

A super special three day Disney Extravaganza! Grab your passport and come on an amazing adventures as you learn songs, dances and scenes from some of the most loved Disney movies of all time! Ages 5-12 Years

Open Air Theatre at Canonteign Falls

Event Date: 
31/08/2019 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Canonteign Falls, Christow, Exeter EX6 7RH

Canonteign Falls are delighted to be hosting The Pocket Watch Theatre Company’s production of ‘A Fairy Tale’, on Saturday August 31st at 5:30pm. This magical event is aimed at children from 4 - 94! Pack a picnic, grab a rug, and join us for an unmissable evening on the banks of the Lily Lake.

Pulled Thread Whitework Embroidery

Stitching With Liz & Helen: Pulled Thread Whitework

Event Date: 
08/09/2019 - 10:00am to 4:00pm
Exeter Community Centre, 17 St David's Hill, Exeter EX4 3RG

Learn pulled thread embroidery using white thread on white linen, creating a lacy appearance with different stitches. Pulled thread embroidery, also known as drawn fabric, is a form of whitework that doesn’t involve cutting the fabric threads.

Miranda Sykes /Photo Rex Preston Photography

Miranda Sykes Comes to Exeter Folk Club

Event Date: 
13/09/2019 - 8:00pm to 10:30pm
Victoria Park Tennis Club, Exeter, EX2 4NX

Miranda Sykes, the acclaimed singer and bassist with ‘Show of Hands’ returns in 2019 with a new album and UK tour. After a career spanning over 20 years, during which time she has played with many of the top musicians and singers within the folk world, she will be touring solo as she started out: One woman, one bass, and one guitar.

Coffee Morning at The Blackmore

Event Date: 
14/09/2019 - 9:30am to 12:00pm
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.

Candles on the Canal

Event Date: 
21/09/2019 - 4:30pm to 8:00pm
Double Locks

Join us on Saturday 21 September for a relaxed and family friendly evening at the Double Locks, to walk 3 miles alongside the canal returning to see a raft of glowing candles, each one lit in memory of somebody special. Everyone is welcome regardless of who you are remembering, how long ago you lost them or whether they were cared for by Hospiscare. Register today for this family friendly and inclusive event.

Watch England's Rugby World Cup Pool Games at Sandy Park

Rugby World Cup Breakfasts

Event Date: 
22/09/2019 - 10:30am to 02/11/2019 - 10:30am
Sandy Park, Exeter

Join us at Sandy Park to watch England's Rugby World Cup 2019 pool fixtures.

Enjoy a guaranteed seat in front of our state-of-the-art screens, full English breakfast, and punditry from members of the 19/20 Exeter Chiefs playing squad.

Sunday 22nd September - England v Tonga (KO 11.15am) Doors open 10.00am

Thursday 26th September - England v USA (KO 11.45am) Doors open 10.30am

Saturday 5th October - England v Argentina (KO 9.00am) Doors open 8.30am

Saturday 12th October - England v France (KO 9.15am) Doors open 8.45am