What's On: Winter at Dartington

Explore our seasonal events, including our flagship family show, live entertainment and a maker’s Wonderland. For a full roundup of winter activity, including our Christmas party nights and getaways, click here.

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  • 21/11/2018 to 02/12/2018

FLIGHT is the second work presented by DARKFIELD, the creators of 2017 Edinburgh Festival sell out hit SÉANCE. The performance takes place in a 40ft high-cube container in absolute darkness and lasts for 30 minutes. More Info >


  • 29/11/2018 to 02/12/2018

Wonderland. Where you get to meet over 60 of the best makers in the South West. A place to stop, eat, drink, shop, play, make dance, sing, listen and enjoy. More Info >

Devon Baroque – A Baroque Christmas

  • Sun 2nd Dec 2018

Devon Baroque and the Welsh Camerata choir (conductor Andrew Wilson-Dickson) perform Baroque Christmas repertoire to whet your appetite for the festive season. Works by Buxtehude, Charpentier and the Corelli Christmas Concerto. More Info >

Bedtime Stories

  • 06/12/2018 to 06/01/2019

Celebrate the magical time of the day when the stresses and strains of life melt away and enter a world of imagination and dreams with Bedtime Stories. More Info >

The Grinch [U]

  • 08/12/2018 to 09/12/2018

This fantastic animated update of Dr. Seuss’s classic Christmas story How the Grinch Stole Christmas, is a seasonal delight. The grumpy, green, somewhat Scrooge-like Grinch (voiced by Benedict Cumberbatch) and his loyal dog Max live a solitary existence inside a cave on Mount Crumpet. More Info >

Home Alone [PG]

  • Sat 8th Dec 2018

Full of hilarious slapstick set-pieces, Home Alone is a warm and rambunctious Christmas classic. When bratty 8-year-old Kevin McCallister (Macaulay Culkin) acts out the night before a family trip to Paris, his mother (Catherine O’Hara) makes him sleep in the attic. More Info >

Dartington Community Choir: Christmas Concert

  • Sun 9th Dec 2018

Ryba’s Czech Christmas Mass, also known as the Bohemian Shepherds’ Mass, is a delightful cantata synonymous with Czech Christmas tradition, and is paired in this festive concert with Handel’s Dixit Dominus. More Info >

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