Tavistock Wharf

Tavistock Wharf
Canal Road, Tavistock, Devon, PL19 8AT
  • Box office 01822 611166
  • Food served Mon–Sat 10am–4.30pm; closed Sun.
  • Box office times Mon–Sat 11.15am–2.15pm & 6–8pm (except Mon); closed Sun.
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  • Website www.tavistockwharf.com
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Housed in a converted 18th century industrial centre located next to the canal, Tavistock Wharf is a multi-use arts centre offering film screenings, live music, theatre performances, art exhibitions and other events, with a roster that includes local performers and artists as well as touring acts. There is also an on-site coffee shop, as well as a licensed bar.

Tavistock Wharf arts centre is located two minutes walking distance from the Tavistock Bus Station, and also has free parking.

Events at this venue

There are 43 events at this location

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Back To The Eighties With Riviera Dogs

Fronted by ex Joey The Lips frontman Jimmy Alderson Riviera Dogs are a 5 piece band delivering a polished set of quality music from the decades that taste forgot. They have all performed in some of the most popular and longest running bands in the area but wanted to do something different; to play the music that they…

Sat 5 May

£12.10 / 01822 611166

Bad Manners

Bad Manners are an English two-tone and ska band led by frontman Buster Bloodvessel. Early appearances included Top of The Pops and the live film documentary, Dance Craze.[1] They were at their most popular during the early 1980s, during a period when other ska revival bands such as Madness, the Specials and the…

Sat 11 Aug

£19.80 / 01822 611166

The Beach Boys Band: Beach Boys Tribute

A Beach Boys tribute band with just five performers singing some of the pop band's biggest hits including 'I Get Around', 'Good Vibrations' and 'Surfin' USA'.

Fri 14 Sep

Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices / 01822 611166

Blood Red Saints

If music was simply all about finding that golden ticket to fame and fortune, then Blood Red Saints wouldn't exist at all. Their brand of melodic rock isn't designed for the masses, it comes from the heart, simply put, it's music for people who want to go a little deeper to find what they want. Drawing inspiration from…

Fri 30 Mar

£11 / 01822 611166

The Bon Jovi Experience

Tribute to the New Jersey rockers.

Sat 16 Jun

£15.40 / 01822 611166

Bootleg Blondie

Bootleg Blondie are the official Blondie tribute band & the only one to play the infamous CBGB New York City, the Isle Of Wight Festival the world famous 100 Club and to top it all, Blondie's legendary drummer Clem Burke has played drums on stage with them!!!

Sat 26 May

£14.30 / 01822 611166

Danny Bryant

Danny Bryant takes his highly anticipated new album, 'Revelation', on the road. Riding high on the European blues scene for over a decade, Danny is acknowledged by those in the business as one of the cream of the crop. Hot on the heels of his successful 2017 live album, BIG, 'Revelation' is a musical whirlwind. 'I can't…

Sun 10 Jun

£15.40 / 01822 611166

Dare - Tribute To Human League

DARE The amazing tribute to the Human League. 'Dare' brings you the ultimate Human League experience. A guaranteed top class show with all round authenticity. Be prepared for a journey through the decades with this fabulous band, described as synthpop at its best. Extremely talented and professional musicians…

Fri 13 Apr

£16.50 / 01822 611166

Dave Hankin Big Band

Following their recent and highly successful 'The Magic Of Glenn Miller', the Dave Hankin Big Band return with their brand new show 'Iconic TV Themes'. Dave invites you to experience the music that has introduced many a cult TV programme in recent and not so recent times. Come and hear unforgettable themes such as…

Sun 13 May

£13.75 / 01822 611166

Davey Dodds

DAVEY DODDS was the frontman, singer songwriter for Prog Rock band RED JASPER until he left the band in the '90s and worked as a fly fishing guide and writer. Over the years his songs have been recorded by numerous bands including THE UNTHANKS who performed Magpie on their recent album. Events and people in Cornwall…

Sun 15 Apr

£11 / 01822 611166


The Eagles released their two part History of the Eagles DVD in 2013. The DVD went platinum and the band followed it up with a two year tour of most of the world. The DVD combined archival material and concert footage to explain the evolution and timeless popularity of the highest selling band in US history. Following the…

Sat 9 Jun

£17.60 / 01822 611166

Dire Streets

Dire Streets perfectly capture the distinctive, authentic sound of one of the biggest guitar bands of all time. The six-piece band of accomplished musicians play with an attention to detail and musicianship that marks them as the stand-out Dire Straits tribute in the UK.

Sat 14 Apr

£15.40 / 01822 611166

Elo Again

ELO AGAIN really do give you a dramatic taste of what the classic ELO were like in the heyday. The whole experience is a professional re-enactment of an ELO concert with a great sound reproduction, light show and visual effects. All the big hits are performed LIVIN' THING, SWEET TALKIN' WOMAN, 10538 OVERTURE, WILD WEST…

Fri 4 May

£16.50 / 01822 611166

Elo Experience

ELO AGAIN really do give you a dramatic taste of what the classic ELO were like in the heyday. The whole experience is a professional re-enactment of an ELO concert with a great sound reproduction, light show and visual effects. All the big hits are performed LIVIN' THING, SWEET TALKIN' WOMAN, 10538 OVERTURE, WILD WEST…

Fri 4 May

£16.50 / 01822 611166

Fleetwood Bac

The ensemble performs rock in tribute to the award-winning band.

Fri 8 Jun

£15.40 / 01822 611166

The Floyd Effect

A musical tribute to the UK's most famous prog-rock band.

Sat 13 Oct

Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices / 01822 611166

G2 Genesis Tribute

G2 Definitive Genesis pays tribute to a Vintage period in Genesis' long and colourful history, the four-man Seconds Out era (1975-78),whilst also dipping back into the earlier Gabriel years. It's the mid/late seventies; Peter Gabriel had recently departed to be replaced by relatively unknown 'singing' drummer Phil Collins.

Sat 20 Oct

£18.15 / 01822 611166

Genesis Connected

The band plays the hits of Genesis, Peter Gabriel and Phil Collins, featuring 'Sledgehammer', 'In The Air Tonight', 'Over My Shoulder', 'Against All Odds', 'That's All', 'The Living Years' and many more.

Fri 27 Apr

£15.40 / 01252 811009

Geoff Achison

Geoff Achison is an award winning blues-roots artist from Australia known for his energetic live performances and unique guitar mastery. Geoff began his apprenticeship with legendary Australian bluesman 'Dutch' Tilders establishing himself as a fine lead guitarist before striking out with his own. He released his debut…

Sat 7 Apr

£14.30 / 01822 611166

The 'guitar Legends' Show

The 'Guitar Legends' will mesmerise you with the Greatest Guitar Hits of all time… From the early 1950's, right up to the present day - featuring tracks from the Worlds most Legendary Guitarists: Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton, BB King, Brian May, Carlos Santana, Van Halen, Dave Gilmour, Stevie Ray Vaughan plus many many more!

Sat 28 Apr

£13.20 / 01822 611166

Hells Bells

Homage to the hard rock legends AC/DC. The tribute band have performed all over the UK as well as Portugal, Austria, Russia, Belgium, Czech Republic and the Middle East.

Sat 24 Mar

Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices / 01822 611166

Hi On Maiden

The band has toured many countries, appeared on television, recorded for an Iron Maiden tribute album and in 2000 were invited by Iron Maiden to perform at the official convention. What an honour to be acknowledged as the official tribute band and they jumped at the chance! So come on all you Iron Maiden fans, rock on…

Sat 19 May

£14.30 / 01822 611166

Hi-On Maiden & Sack Sabbath

A tribute to the legendary metal band and actually endorsed by Maiden themselves.

Sat 19 May

Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices / 01822 611166

Joey The Lips

Joey The Lips are renowned for their live performances featuring a varied portfolio of classic soul, blues, funk and motown material, with a bit of rock thrown inT They'll be showcasing new songs, from Earth Wind & Fire to Aerosmith and James Brown to Bruno Mars, along with a stunning version of Carole King's…

Fri 20 Apr

£13.20 / 01822 611166

John Coghlan's Quo

John Coghlan joined Francis Rossi and Alan Lancaster in their newly-formed band 'The Spectres' in 1962. The group went through a series of name changes, including Traffic Jam, before becoming Status Quo in the late 60s when Rick Parfitt also joined the line-up. In the years that followed, a string of chart-topping albums…

Sat 14 Jul

£15.40 / 01822 611166

John Verity Band

One of the UK’s leading exponents of blues guitar who has supported Jimi Hendrix, The Who, Janis Joplin and more.

Fri 25 May

£13.20 / 01822 611166

Kast Off Kinks

Not quite a tribute band as the Kast off Kinks feature former members of the Kinks from through the years, including original drummer Mick Avory.

Fri 19 Oct

Phone for prices / 01822 611166

  • 20:30

Kick Up The 80s

The UK's Premier 80's tribute, Kick Up The 80's, playing some of the biggest hits of the 80's, the band produce authentic recreations of bands such as Wham, Duran Duran, Madness, Frankie Goes To Hollywood, Soft Cell, Tears For Fears, Spandau Ballet, The Jam and many more. The band have previously appeared with 80's…

Sat 18 Aug

£15.40 / 01822 611166

Kris Barras

The Torquay-born guitarist performs blues-rock.

Fri 23 Mar

£10 / 01822 611166

  • 20:30

Kris Barras Band

Inspired by his father at the early age of only Six years-old, Kris was already making an appearance on stage before turning Ten. He has since gone on to spend more than twenty years thrilling audiences throughout the globe playing live. The UK based guitarist has extensive experience touring in various bands…

Fri 23 Mar

£11 / 01822 611166

Lankum (folk)

Named after the the child-murdering villain from the classic ballad, Lankum are a four-piece traditional folk group from Dublin, Ireland, who combine distinctive four-part vocal harmonies with arrangements of uilleann pipes, concertina, Russian accordion, fiddle and guitar. Their repertoire spans humorous Dublin…

Sun 20 May

£14.30 / 01822 611166

Messiah From Bristol Old Vic

  • 2018

Inspired by Handel's religious masterpiece, this acclaimed Bristol Old Vic production is a dramatic account of Messiah.

Wed 28 Mar

01822 611166

  • 19:00

Nirvana UK

Nirvana tribute band based in the West Midlands. The band strive to be as close to the real deal as possible with the same clothes, instruments, effect boxes, drums and pre amps that the band used.

Sat 24 Mar

£11 / 01822 611166

Rebecca Downes Band

Birmingham-based Rebecca and her band are a 'must see' live act that often leaves newcomers simply blown away by the power of the performance. With her co-writer Steve Birkett alongside her, a very tight band behind, and Rebecca's powerful voice to the fore, the 5-piece outfit performs original tracks from the EP Real…

Fri 15 Jun

£14.30 / 01822 611166


Riptide are a 4 piece Acoustic covers band, based in the Southwest, we play a variety of music from the charts of today. Covering artist such as Ed Sheeran, Bruno Mars, Jonas Blue, DNCE, Calvin Harris and Coldplay amongst many others. We have lots of experience playing mostly in Rock and Blues bands such as Orangutan…

Fri 11 May

£6.60 / 01822 611166

Roxy Magic

They recreate entirely live material that spans four decades, from futurist/nostalgic art rock, through to classic standards to sophisticated adult-oriented rock. Their aim is to give the audience a fabulously entertaining evening. Very high quality musicianship and a wonderful Bryan Ferry look and sound-alike in the…

Sat 21 Apr

£17.60 / 01822 611166

Royal Opera House: Bernstein Centenary

  • 2018
  • 3h
  • Directed by: Wayne McGregor, Liam Scarlett, Christopher Wheeldon
  • UK release: 27 March 2018

The Royal Ballet celebrates the centenary of Leonard Bernstein’s birth with an all-Bernstein programme from the Company’s three associate choreographers, Wayne McGregor, Liam Scarlett and Christopher Wheeldon.

Tue 27 Mar

01822 611166

  • 19:00

The Songs Of Leonard Cohen

Keith James in concert The Songs of Leonard Cohen His wonderful Tower of Songs - stripped back, desolate, naked and sensual Enigmatic, mysterious and sub textural, songwriter Leonard Cohen was an unflinching character, with an exact sense of prose, a wry humour and courage to wrestle with the unspoken, forgiving…

Sun 6 May

£16.50 / 01822 611166


Longstanding, respected T-Rex tribute act. Glam rockers, brace yourselves.

Fri 20 Jul

£17.60 / 01822 611166

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

  • 5 stars
  • 2017
  • UK / US
  • 1h 55min
  • 15
  • Directed by: Martin McDonagh
  • Cast: Frances McDormand, Woody Harrelson, Sam Rockwell, Peter Dinklage
  • UK release: 12 January 2018

Exasperated by the police’s failure to catch her daughter’s murderer, Mildred Hayes (McDormand) buys ad space on the titular billboards to tear a strip off the police chief (Harrelson). McDonagh’s latest delicately balances the lingering pain of the crime itself with dark comedy, and a superb cast is topped by a…

Fri 23 Mar

01822 611166

  • 14:00

Mon 26 Mar

01822 611166

  • 19:00

Tue 27 Mar

01822 611166

  • 14:00
…and 2 more dates until 29 Mar

Totally 60's & 70's Show

Experience the two greatest decades in rock with the Total 60s and 70s Show by Johnny Warman's Magic Bus. Take yourself back to an era of big riffs, timeless tracks and unforgettable anthems by artists including T Rex, David Bowie, Led Zeppelin, Cream, Jeff Beck, Mott the Hoople, The Kinks, Cream, Jimi Hendrix and…

Fri 18 May

£13.20 / 01822 611166

Totally Tina

The Lifetime Achievement awards was presented to Totally TINA as the tribute act who has made an outstanding contribution to the entertainment industry over a sustained period of time. A first Class act in their own right, showing a huge amount of dedication and hard work in emulating their chosen performer as closely as…

Sat 7 Jul

£23.10 / 01822 611166

Whole Lotta Led

Gloucestershire-based Led Zeppelin tribute band.

Sat 25 Aug

£18.70 / 01822 611166

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