What's on in Devon - September 2021

D evon has an eclectic mix of exciting events taking place up and down the county throughout September.

Browse the highlights in Devon this month.

From big-name comedy heroes to live music festivals and a celebration of ocean film, there’s something going on for all tastes. Here are some of the highlights to make a note of in your diary.


You can expect jokes about all kinds of terrible things at Jimmy Carr’s new stand-up show. The acclaimed presenter and comedian is performing twice on Monday 6th at Exeter’s Corn Exchange. While the early show is now sold out, tickets are still available for the 9pm sitting here.


Powderham Castle is hosting Let’s Rock Exeter – an action-packed day celebrating 80s music. What’s not to love? The family-friendly event is a vibrant retro party, billed as the UK’s largest, and is sure to get you dancing. Acts at this year’s festival include Adam Ant, Kim Wilde, and Toyah. Get tickets here.


Underground electronic music and commercial dance collide over two days at The Weekend Festival in Plymouth. Newnham Park is hosting this year’s event, with a variety of acts set to perform, including Pete Tong, Wilkinson, Ben Nicky, and Nathan Dawe. Find out more and get tickets here.


Cornwall’s number one ‘buoy band’ are touring their ‘Unlocked & Unleashed’ show across the UK and are set to arrive at Torquay’s Princess Theatre on Sunday 26th. The sequel to the band’s debut big-screen movie is set for release next year. We can’t wait! You can buy tickets here.


Immerse yourself in a brand-new collection of incredible ocean films from around the world at Exeter Corn Exchange. The team behind the Banff Mountain Film Festival UK & Ireland Tour has curated the selection, which showcases a fascinating celebration of our oceans. Book your ticket here.

Visit Devon this September

Stay at one of our pubs, inns and hotels this month and explore all Devon has to offer.