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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.              

 

Sayin' It and Doin' It!

Saturday 1st April 2017 | 8pm

Sayin' It and Doin' It!

DJ Griff (Jelly Jazz, Rambunctious) returns digging in his extensive vinyl collection for the finest in Funk, Soul, Jazz, Ska, Reggae, Brazilian, Latin, Afrofunk and general funky breaks. Expect uplifting happy... find out more

Mount Nakara

Friday 7th April 2017 | 8pm

Mount Nakara

Mount Nakara bring an echo riddled, sub driven, immersive live dub performance to the stage, Intricately weaving progressive songwriting and strict dub rhythms. Tangling vivid imagery with soulful melodies and... find out more

Guilty Pleasures presents: Follow the white rabbit... An Easter Egg - stravaganza!

Saturday 15th April 2017 | 8pm - 2am

Guilty Pleasures presents: Follow the white rabbit... An Easter Egg - stravaganza!

This Easter get ready as Guilty Pleasures take over  The Barrel House and The Totnes Brewing Co. garden for a party of epic proportions! Joined once again by their good friend DJ Griff (Jelly Jazz,... find out more

Malavita!

Friday 21st April 2017 | 8pm

Malavita!

this April Malavita! are back!  The 7 piece powerhouse returns to deliver their very own brand of latin-infused funk-reggae originals. If a night of fun-filled dancing is your thing, then this group is for... find out more

Party In The Town

Friday 28th April 2017 | 2pm-Midnight

Party In The Town

Party in the Town is an annual celebration for the community to come together and participate in a day of music, food and fun in Totnes. It’s a free event, with the exception of the fabulous headline... find out more

Totnes Pride - Spring Fundraiser Disco

Saturday 29th April 2017 | 8pm-midnight

Totnes Pride - Spring Fundraiser Disco

A friendly and welcoming disco fundraiser. Open to lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, questioning, intersex &/or asexual+ (LGBTQIA+) people, their friends, families and supporters (18 & over). Music from... find out more

Meadowlark

Friday 12th May 2017 | 8pm

Meadowlark

Delicate, emotional, yet incredibly current and powerful songs, delivered beautifully from the minds of two incredible songwriters. Meadowlark are nothing short of incredible. Meadowlarks debut single... find out more

Aphrodisia

Saturday 13th May 2017 | 8pm

Aphrodisia

We welcome back Becca G and Mixed Up Mikki with their mix of deep house, tech house, bass house and basically all things house.  18+ £5 OTD 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

Ian Prowse

Friday 2nd June 2017 | 8pm

Ian Prowse

Merseyside hero Ian Prowse has formed two successful bands Pele and Amsterdam.  Pele released 3 albums on Polydor/M&G Records.  Six singles troubled the lower ends of the UK charts but abroad they... 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.