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.

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The Beach Boys Band

Since its inception the reputation of The Beach Boys Band has continued to grow, they are now one of the most sought after 1960's tribute acts around; based in the south west of the UK the band have a 2016 tour being planned taking in Bristol, Bath, Bournemouth, Plymouth, Birmingham and other cities throughout the UK…

Sat 9 Sep

£15.40 / 01822 611166

The Bon Jovi Experience

Tribute to the New Jersey rockers.

Sat 20 May

Bootleg Bondie

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!!!

Fri 9 Jun

£14.30 / 01822 611166

The British Invasion Show

The British Invasion Show, by Johnny Warman's Magic Bus, relives an iconic time between 1964 and 1966 when British bands captured American charts and minds.

Sat 1 Jul

Bryan Adams Experience

Bryan Adams Experience is a celebration and tribute to the hit songs and enduring popularity of Bryan Adams. Now in their 19th year, the 4 piece band are based in Teesside, England and replicate live performances that can only be surpassed by Bryan Adams himself. The part of Bryan Adams is played by Stuart whose…

Sat 6 May


Hotel California is arguably one of the most iconic albums ever released, and probably the album the Eagles are most proud of. The title track is one of the best known songs of the album oriented rock era. It's doubtful that many music fans, whatever their taste, won't have heard and admired the track at sometime during…

Sat 17 Jun

£16.50 / 01822 611166

The Floyd Effect

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

Sat 16 Sep

£17.60 / 01822 611166


With their unique progressive rock Focus manifested themselves at the start of the seventies as the most successful and the most appreciated of all the Dutch pop-rock exports.

Fri 6 Oct

£17.60 / 01822 611166

A Foreigner's Journey

Two-pronged tribute to soft rock titans Journey and Foreigner.

Sat 2 Sep

G2 - Definitive Genesis

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…

Sat 7 Oct

Guns N Roses Experience

With a true G N R sound and stage show, The Guns N Roses Experience meticulously recreate every visual detail and every musical note to capture that reckless spirit of the original Guns 'N Roses legendary live performances. In a bone crushing two hour set all the essentials are covered with breathtaking accuracy including…

Fri 25 Aug

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…

Fri 2 Jun

£14.30 / 01822 611166

Jean Genie

Jean Genie was created by John Mainwaring and John Ford in 1993. An original recording artist in his own right, John Mainwaring has been signed by numerous record companies throughout his career - twice with Warner Bros. In the 1980s David Bowie's world famous producer Tony Visconti produced some of John's songs when he…

Sat 19 Aug

£14.30 / 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 30 Jun

£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 27 Oct

£17.60 / 01822 611166

King King

Glasgow blues outfit fronted by Alan Nimmo.

Fri 28 Jul

£20 / 01822 611166

The Kingstons

The Kingstons are an exciting 9 piece contemporary ska band based in West Devon and have a fresh, unique sound incorporating an eclectic blend of influences with a passion for Ska and reggae. With the motto 'ska for the soul', The Kingstons are currently setting the west country alight with their feel good brand of…

Sat 14 Oct

£8.80 / 01822 611166

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 16 Jun

£9.90 / 01822 611166

The Lambrettas

The Lambrettas came into being in the late 1970's - they are most remembered for their second single Poison Ivy, and album Beat Boys in the Jet Age - see history below…. Since 1982 up to 2009 the band got back together now and then, but never with the intention of it being permanent. However, in 2009 Doug and Paul were…

Fri 26 May

£15.40 / 01822 611166

Land Of The Giants

The Land of the Giants are a Plymouth based 6 piece who have been walloping dance floors with their festival strength, original tunes and funky, offbeat, raucous, feel-good, and highly-addictive shows. The Giants fuse many a musical style from Dub Rock, Indie Ska to Funk Blues, always delivered with masses of energy and a…

Fri 12 May

£8.80 / 01822 611166

London Calling

London Calling - A tribute to the only band that mattered. Consisting of 4 guys from Bristol, London Calling put on a perormance with energy and enthusiasm recreating the sound and intensity of The Clash. All the guys genuinely love the band and put there all into each show. London Calling over some 10 years have…

Sat 10 Jun

£14.30 / 01822 611166


Back by popular demand, Mentallica, Europe's finest tribute to the music of Metallica, return to The Wharf, Tavistock. Since their formation over ten years ago Metallica have travelled extensively throughout the UK recreating the music of their heroes. Playing hit from all nine albums, Mentallica are, and will remain…

Sat 3 Jun

£14.30 / 01822 611166

Mostly Autumn

Prog rock band from Yorkshire who are also influenced by the folksier sounds of Fleetwood Mac and Fairport Convention.

Fri 12 May

£17.60 / 01822 611166

Nirvana Uk

Nirvana UK are a Touring Nirvana tribute band that are based in the west midlands and are formed of die hard Nirvana fans who love nothing more than re creating Nirvanas live music their look for other fans. The band strive to be as close to the real deal as possible. Including the same clothes, instruments, effect boxes…

Sat 15 Jul

£12.10 / 01822 611166

Pearl Jamm Live: Pearl Jam Tribute

The outfit performs the hit songs originally by the Seattle-based outfit.

Fri 13 Oct

Riviera Dogs

Now the 80s and 90s were responsible for some truly awful stuff. Neon. Shoulder pads. Mullets. But despite the questionable fashion choices and horrendous hair you have to admit that were some great tunes and memorable movies. Riviera Dogs are a 5 piece band based in South West England delivering a polished set of…

Fri 5 May

£8.80 / 01822 611166

Roxy Magic

Roxy Magic are the UK's definitive and longest-running tribute to Roxy Music and Bryan Ferry. They recreate entirely live material which spans four decades, from futurist/nostalgic art rock, through classic standards to sophisticated adult-oriented rock. Their aim is to give the audience a fabulously entertaining…

Sat 26 Aug

£17.60 / 01822 611166


Six of the UK's most highly-esteemed and experienced rock musicians have joined forces to create Snakecharmer. Original Whitesnake member Neil Murray has teamed up with Laurie Wisefield (Wishbone Ash), Harry James (Thunder, Magnum), Adam Wakeman (Ozzy Osbourne) and Chris Ousey (Heartland) to bring you classic twin-guitar…

Sat 13 May

£19.80 / 01822 611166

The Stone Faced Wellers

The Stone Faced Wellers….. Playing music from The Small Faces, The Jam and Paul Weller

Fri 19 May


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

Sat 29 Jul

£16.50 / 01822 611166

Unchained - The Best Of Joe Cocker

A guaranteed sing along show and not one to be missed This 7-piece All Star band is fronted by the charismatic Paul Cox who never fails to excite his audience with his sensual, warm and rocky voice which many have compared to Cocker himself. Expect a host of instantly recognisable songs including: Delta Lady…

Fri 19 May

Women In Rock

The ensemble pay tribute to female legends including Stevie Nicks, Joan Jett, Bonnie Tyler and more. Plus five-piece covers band, Backstreet Thunder.

Sat 29 Apr

£14.30 / 01822 611166

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