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Exeter is unrivalled in the region for the choice of things to do, whatever the weather, night or day.

  1. Win a Festival Break in Exeter
    To celebrate the launch of the very first Exeter Festival, we are offering the chance to win a fantastic, festival break in Exeter. The prize includes 2 tickets to Exeter Festival in the Park on Saturday 6th July, an overnight stay at the Jury's Inn for 2 people with breakfast, and pizza and cider at the Old Firehouse.
  2. Topsham Food

    Guest blogger Harry Wild tells us about her favourite foodie places in Topsham...

    20 May 2019
  3. Exeter Festival
    Exeter Festival takes places from 5 - 7 July, a fun-filled, jam packed summer extravaganza with bucket loads of family friendly activities and things to see and do over a packed weekend in the city.
  4. Culture in Exeter
    Exeter has a rich cultural heritage. Its long history has led to a strong identity as a small city with lots of character.
  5. Exeter Food & Drink Trail
    The Exeter Food & Drink Trail celebrates the fantastic local producers in and around Exeter.
  6. Foodie heaven: 36 hours in Exeter
    Spend 3 nights in Exeter indulging in the best this foodie city has to offer when it comes to high quality local food and drink. Visit some of the city's best restaurants and tour some of the local producers renowned nationally for the high quality of their product.
  7. History & Heritage in Exeter
    From the soaring towers of Exeter Cathedral to the depths of Exeter's Underground Passages, Exeter has 2,000 years of history crammed into the compact city centre.

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Exeter's vibrant arts scene sets it firmly on the map as the cultural centre of the South West.

  1. Experience the best in live street performers, music, children's shows and much more! Join us on Saturday 8th June (10am-7pm) for a sensational day of FREE entertainment, as we bring some of our favourite acts from Covent Garden (old & new), right to the heart of Exeter!
    1. 8 Jun 2019
  2. Music, Theatre, Dance, Comedy & Entertainment all year round

  3. May Half Term in Exeter
    Plan a week filled with exciting days out, workshops and activities this May half term in Exeter and keep your whole family entertained.
  4. What's happening in and around Exeter
    Find out what's on Exeter and explore the best Exeter events. It's hard to beat the year-round programme of music, theatre, dance, comedy, and entertainment with live events every day of the year.
  5. Family Events in Exeter
    There's plenty going on for all the family and activities for children of all ages in Exeter.
  6. New for 2019. Experience an alternative night out and delight in after-hours exploration and entertainment at the Royal Albert Memorial Museum.
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  7. Exeter Festival in the Park
    Join us in Northernhay Gardens on Saturday 6th July for a fun-filled day of family activities and music from the Hoosiers, Joey the Lips and local bands.
    1. 6 Jul 2019
  8. Exeter Chiefs v Leicester Tigers
    Come along and enjoy superb rugby at Sandy Park for the Gallagher Premiership Rugby 2018/19 season, with one of the top clubs in the country and Aviva Premiership champions in 2017. The Exeter Chiefs are committed to providing supporters with a complete match day experience starting when the gates open. The Chiefs have invested heavily in state of the art technology to add to the match day experience and each internal bar area is provided with large drop-down screens to view previous Chiefs matches, Sky matches and internationals.
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  9. Exeter Street Food @ Piazza Terracina
    From May to September the Exeter Street Food Market takes places in various locations across Exeter. Experience street food at its best with locally sourced fresh produce served up in some of Exeter's most beautiful locations.
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