What's on

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.              

 

Rambunctious Social Clubs Beatnik Nok Bop

Saturday 27th January 2018 | 8 - 12pm

Rambunctious Social Clubs Beatnik Nok Bop

The creatively curious crew bring you another slot of fine hepcat hot action straight into the joy of January! After bringing their SOLD OUT show to Totnes for New year eve, the Rambunctious bus of reckless... find out more

The Ranch

Friday 2nd February 2018 | 8PM - 11PM

The Ranch

The high energy Maltese band The Ranch is on their third UK tour and they're stopping in Totnes. DO NOT MISS THIS! A great mix of progressive-rock, jazz, ethnic rhythms and much more, The Ranch is a wild... find out more

Willy Mason

Thursday 8th February 2018 | Doors 7.30pm

Willy Mason

We are delighted to welcome acclaimed singer-songwriter Willy Mason who has been described as having a sound that “recalls Bob Dylan and Johnny Cash with the cynicism of grunge and punk”. He first hit... find out more

Wille And The Bandits

Friday 9th February 2018 | 8pm

Wille And The Bandits

Wille & the Bandits’ music covers a wide range of genres from rock to world music to blues and roots. With the versatility of Wille’s lap steel and guitar playing, the rhythmic diversity of... find out more

The Be Water Open Jam Night Part III

Thursday 15th February 2018 | 7 pm

The Be Water Open Jam Night Part III

Join us in The Ballroom on February 15th, for the third groovy night of musical and lyrical improvisation and audience participation. Musicians and vocalists of all kinds, styles and abilities... find out more

Guilty Pleasures presents: Bad Romance Vol.2... An (almost) Anti Valentines Day Celebration!

Saturday 17th February 2018 | 8pm

Guilty Pleasures presents: Bad Romance Vol.2... An (almost) Anti Valentines Day Celebration!

Guilty Pleasures is a place where everyone is welcome. It's irreverent, unapologetic and above all fun... Like prom but without the dodgy date, over priced dress and all those awkward memories! This... find out more

Chapter 12 Comedy Club / Stronger Fitter Funnier

Thursday 22nd February 2018 | 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

Chapter 12 Comedy Club / Stronger Fitter Funnier

Chapter 12 is the laid back comedy club where new stand-ups sharpen their comic teeth and established acts strut their latest stuff. The audience is lovely, the venue is stunning, and the laughs are... find out more

Once & Future Band

Saturday 10th March 2018 | 8 PM

Once & Future Band

We are really stoked to be welcoming Once & Future Band to Totnes. Hailing from Oakland, California and making prog cool again, OFB are an incredibly accomplished cabal of total prog wizards who have a... find out more

Edgelarks (Formerly Phillip Henry & Hannah Martin)

Friday 30th March 2018 | 8pm

Edgelarks (Formerly Phillip Henry & Hannah Martin)

Edgelarks fly in on the tailwind of BBC award winning duo Phillip Henry and Hannah Martin. The pair's new project takes the roots of their previous work, from the traditional musics of the British Isles to... 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.