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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.              

 

Martin Harley

Saturday 10th December 2016 | 8pm

Martin Harley

Martin  Harley  is  a  supremely  talented  acoustic  roots  and  blues  guitarist,  singer  and songwriter with a burgeoning global reputation. Live... find out more

Bert Miller And The Animal Folk's Meat Free Christmas

Friday 16th December 2016 | 8pm

Bert Miller And The Animal Folk's Meat Free Christmas

The man, the myth, the legend that is Bert Miller returns with his band for more ridiculous music and unbelievable stories. Expect high energy and the usual madness and mayhem! find out more

Rambunctious Social Club - Balderdash Bash

Saturday 17th December 2016 | Doors 8pm - 1am

Rambunctious Social Club - Balderdash Bash

The Rambunctious Social club presents a unique Christmas special….BALDERDASH BASH! A dash of dancefloor class and playful poppycock brings you the creators of chaos’ Christmas special! This hot... find out more

Martin Carthy

Sunday 18th December 2016 | 7:30pm

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

Bizarre Rituals

Friday 23rd December 2016 | 8pm - 1am

Bizarre Rituals

Seasons greetings merry party folk! Putteth on thy most wondrous robes and joineth us, for we art throwing a party to bray out the final day of w’rk. find out more

Guilty Pleasures Totnes presents: Black and Gold - New Years Eve 2016

Saturday 31st December 2016 | 8pm - 2am

Guilty Pleasures Totnes presents: Black and Gold - New Years Eve 2016

This New Years Eve get ready for the guiltiest party of the year, as Guilty Pleasures Totnes explodes across both The Barrel House Ballroom and The Totnes brewing Co. Join them and special guest DJ Griff... find out more

Wille And The Bandits

Friday 17th March 2017 | 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

3 Daft Monkeys

Friday 19th May 2017 | Doors 8pm

3 Daft Monkeys

Cornish gypsy-folk band 3 Daft Monkeys’ 4-piece line-up features Athene on fiddle, Tim on 12-string guitar & vocals, Lukas on bass guitar and Richie on percussion, adding a fuller and richer sound. The... 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.