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The Now legendary Barrel House Ballroom has offered a varied monthly programme of events for many years, always with a strong focus on original live music. Now with an extensive refurbishment including a bespoke state of the art D&B sound system we aim to continue drawing a strong line up of both local and international acts, as well as attracting more established artists. In addition to this we also host regular DJ nights for those looking to go out for a dance.              

 

Ruarri Joseph

Friday 19th December 2014 | 8pm

Ruarri Joseph

Indie-folk sensation and Barrel House friend Ruarri Joseph  makes one last visit to The Ballroom this December. Often likened to Tom Waits, Cat Stevens and even Dylan, His rich baritone voice floating right... find out more

Jelly Jazz! Christmas Party with extra special guest DJ Andy Smith (The Document, Portishead, 45 Live, Jam Up Twist, Dynamo Productions)

Saturday 20th December 2014 | 8pm

Jelly Jazz! Christmas Party with extra special guest DJ Andy Smith (The Document, Portishead, 45 Live, Jam Up Twist, Dynamo Productions)

Jelly Jazz and The Barrel House proudly presents world famous DJ Andy Smith. This globe trotting DJ was the first DJ to release a multi-genre mix album on a major label. When his mix-CD The Document hit the... find out more

Bizarre Rituals -  Ho Ho Tropico

Saturday 27th December 2014 | 8pm

Bizarre Rituals - Ho Ho Tropico

Bizarre Rituals returns to the Barrel House Ballroom, Totnes for a post-Christmas winter party with a twist. Dance off those mince pies and roast parsnips with a tropical dancefloor beach party! Come dressed... find out more

Rambunctious Social Club presents: THE BUST-OUT, BUMPER SIZE NEW YEARS BURLESQUE BALL!

Wednesday 31st December 2014 | 8pm - 2am

Rambunctious Social Club presents: THE BUST-OUT, BUMPER SIZE NEW YEARS BURLESQUE BALL!

THE BUST-OUT, BUMPER SIZE BURLESQUE BALL! 'Hoist your groove garters for an unforgettable New years eve of Ramboistrous Revelry!' With the Rambunctious social club! Madames e' Monsieurs! The... find out more

Kim Churchill

Wednesday 4th March 2015 | Doors 7:30pm

Kim Churchill

Following on from SW1’s Introducing tour last month which saw Kim Churchill stun audiences with his incredible mix of folk rock and blues, we are delighted to announce that he will be returning to the South... find out more

Martin Carthy

Sunday 29th March 2015 | 7pm

Martin Carthy

Martin Carthy is a ground-breaking acoustic and electric-guitarist, He's a ballad singer and an authoritative interpreter of newly composed material. He always prefers to follow an insatiable musical curiosity... find out more

Events Diary

Live music

The South West's best acts

The now legendary Barrel House Ballroom has offered a varied monthly programme of events in Totnes for many years, always with a strong focus on original live music the venue has played host to some of the biggest names in music in its time. Now after an extensive refurbishment and with the addition of our new fully engineered bespoke d&b sound system we aim to continue drawing a strong line up of both local and international acts, as well as attracting more established artists to the stage. In addtion to live music we also host regular DJ nights for those who fancy a dance.