Events Big Sheep

Events & Gigs

If you’re looking for great gigs and shows in North Devon, look no further than The Big Sheep Live Events Stage. We’ve got BIG sounds, BIG events and a BIG atmosphere happening right here on our massive live stage.

WHAT’S ON 2024

Little Mermaid

The Little Mermaid

SATURDAY 27th July

Escape under the sea with IKP’s The Little Mermaid on an exciting new adventure! From the team who brought you Hercules, Beauty and the Beast and The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, come along for a huge European adventure to find freedom, truth and love! This brand new family show is great for all ages from tiny tots to big kids, so hop aboard and sail the sea with The Little Mermaid! Sat 27th July 24

Summer-Sounds

Summer Sessions

SUNDAY 28th July

Even more local acts than last year!

Including Yazzy, Grace George, The Kahunas, Sam Dowden, DJ Bunnynotbonnie & many more!

OUR FEATURED EVENT

Summer-Music

august BANK HOLIDAy
summer music festival

fri 23rd – sat 24th august

Make it a Bank Holiday to remember, enjoy all the enertainment and theme park with our Saver Ticket!!

ABBA REUNION • MERCURY (QUEEN TRIBUTE) • CHRIS MOYLES

Full line up to be confirmed

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Abba Reunion

ABBA REUNION
TRIBUTE SHOW

august bank holiday festival

friday 23rd august

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THE ABBA REUNION TRIBUTE SHOW gives Abba fans, old and new, the opportunity to once again get together and re-live the addictive Abba phenomena that swept the airwaves and discos during the 70’s and 80’s in a truly feel good party style tribute concert.

Queen Tribute

MERCURY
QUEEN TRIBUTE

august bank holiday festival

friday 23rd august

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Celebrating 25 years on the road in 2024, Mercury have firmly established themselves as one of the world’s most authentic tributes to Freddie Mercury and the legendary Queen.

Including performances of the most popular Queen hits such as ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’, ‘Radio Ga Ga,’ ‘We Are The Champions’, ‘We Will Rock You’ and many more!

Chris Moyles

CHRIS MOYLES
90s HANGOVER

august bank holiday festival

saturday 24th august

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One of the most prolific names in broadcasting of this century, Chris Moyles hits The Big Sheep for his ’90s Hangover’ show, playing all the biggest tunes and hits from the 90s. From his time on BBC Radio 1, and now host of the breakfast show on Radio X

Classic Car Show

North Devon Classic Car Show

SUNDAY 8th September

Classic Cars on display from across the West Country. Come along and vote for your favourite classic car of the day. If you have a Classic Car that you’d like to show on the day it’s FREE to take part, please register your car prior.  Cars to be in place by 10am, prize giving at the end of the show at 2pm.

To register your car please email: m.simpkins893@btinternet.com  

Drivers entry:   
Each car gets 2 people for free; the rest are entitled to discounted entry.

Toddler-Fest

TODDLER FEST 2024

The BIG DAY OUT for little people!

SUNDAY 15th September

Live shows, music & dancing, role play, wonder and learning and THE BEST DAY OUT for little people!
If you have little people under 5 this event is not to be missed!
Everything you could wish for your baby and toddler in one place! 

Crafts Festival

Contemporary & heritage Crafts Festival

Saturday 21st &
Sunday 22nd September

Experience a fusion of tradition and modernity at the Contemporary & Heritage Crafts Festival, unfolding in the EWE2 Arena.

 CREATED Festival 2024! A celebration of contemporary and heritage crafts by makers from North Devon and beyond. Join us to meet makers, watch craft demonstrations, take part in workshops, see and buy great crafts!

Autumn & Winter events

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Halloween Toddler Takeover

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Halloween Half Term

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FIREWORKS & BONFIRE SPECTACULAR

Christmas Market

CHRISTMAS MARKET

BIG EVENTS IN 2025

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fight night

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PIGSTOCK 2025

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HERE NOW FOR THE MUSIC 2025

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Kids fest 2025

STAY THE NIGHT

Festival Camping

FESTIVAL CAMPING

from just £10 a night (per person)

Stay the night and experience the thrill of camping under the starry sky! 

The camping field will be available at 10am on the day of the event and check out by 10am the next day.

Shared Toilet & Shower Block and Washing Up Area.

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SHOwers, great toilets, washing & waste

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camping

Adventure Camping is a spacious 35 acre site set in the grounds of the Ultimate Adventure Centre, just over a mile from the centre of Bideford, and nestled  in the beautiful Devon countryside (with views encompassing the rolling hills and the stunning coast).

The whole family can relax at our laid-back family site, surrounded by North Devon beauty!

Within walking distance of The BIG Sheep,  Adventure Camping is just a five-minute drive to
Westward Ho! beach;  and a 15 minute drive to Barnstaple town centre.

There’s a whopping 35 acres of space to play with here, so plenty of scope to play games, take strolls around the lake or light up a barbecue or firepit to chat with pals. Plus the pub is just a short walk away! Dogs are welcome on site so feel free to bring them along for your Devon break here.

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