Things Happen Here

Things Happen Here – December event listings & festive period opening hours

Christmas is coming and we have packed month and some amended opening hours over the festive peroid.

Our opening hours in December and January are changing on the following days only:

Christmas Eve:12-8pm

Christmas Day: 12-3pm

26th-28th December 12-6pm

1st-3rd January 1-6pm

Our December events:

FRI 01/12: REGGAE HAPPENS HERE

Monsoon plus guest DJ Lazy Shaun return for a night of roots, reggae and dub.

SAT 02/12: FESTIVE WREATH WORKSHOP/MALAVITA!

Our Christmas wreath making workshop. All material plus mulled cider supplied! 1-3pm. PLUS from 8pm, high energy live Latin and funk from Malavita!

Tickets: Wreath Making here. Malavita here.

SUN 03/12: SOUL SUNDAY ECLECTIC

James G returns for a Balearic Sunday session.

MON 04/12: BRIDGE HAPPENS HERE

Our monthly bridge club. Novice or experienced players welcome. 6-8pm.

TUES 05/12: PILATES AND A PINT

A unique pilates session followed by a pint of THH beer! 6.10-7pm.

Tickets here.

WED 06/12: DICE AND DECKS

Board games night. Choose from a huge selection of games, or bring your own. 6-10pm.

THURS 07/12: TOTNES COMMUNITY TENNIS CLUB XMAS PARTY

An open to all Xmas party featuring live music and DJs.

Tickets here.

FRI 08/12: VERDANT BREWING TAPROOM TAKEOVER/BASS NOT BOMBS – WAR CHILD FUNDRAISER

Come over to enjoy a selection of beers from Cornwall’s Verdant Brewery PLUS from 8pm, a night of reggae, drum n bass, and jungle from DJs Bredran and Sam Rawbeats, with visuals from Splendiferous Events Mr Knight. The event is raising funds for the charity War Child’s Gaza appeal.

Tickets here.

SAT 09/12: F@#K CANCER – CANCER RESEARCH UK FUNDRAISER

An all dayer feat Adverts punk legend TV Smith, plus more punk/indie rock/reggae artists and DJs, raising funds for Cancer Research UK. Free entry but please donate in advance or on the day. 1-11pm.

Donate here.

SUN 10/12: HOLY COW!

The Holy Cow! DJs playing soul, Afrobeat, funk, and more.

WED 13/12: PORTRAIT CLUB/DRINK AND DRAW

Our monthly free-of-charge portrait art session from 6-8pm. Bring materials. PLUS, Gnash Comics monthly drawing session 7-9pm.

THURS 14/12: HAVE YOURSELF A VERY MERRY THH CHRISTMAS PARTY!

Book tables for our Christmas party night including prosecco, a Pizzalogica Xmas buffet, songs around the piano, and DJ The Carrot Agenda who will be providing the floor fillers to dance the night away.

Email for info: manager@thingshappenhere.co.uk

FRI 15/12: DARTINGTON END OF TERM GET TOGETHER/WAVE ON

Schools out! Come over for an afternoon end of term get together, followed at 8pm by the Wave On fundraiser for Dartington Swimming Pool feat DJs including Andy from WeirdDog. £5 suggested donation on the door.

SAT 16/12: THE KIDS JUST WANNA DANCE/BEAT CIRCUS XMAS PARTY

The return of our kids, parents and carers disco. 1-3pm PLUS from 7, the always brilliant Beat Circus DJs with their Xmas show.

Tickets here.

SUN 17/12: SANTA FUN RUN

Join Dynamic Adventures annual family Santa Fun run starting at 12 midday outside THH and returning for a social drink.

Fun run tickets: https://dynamicadventurescic.co.uk/santa-fun-run

FRI 22/12: DECKS THE HALLS – THE THINGS HAPPEN HERE CHRISTMAS PARTY!

Merry Christmas from us to you! It’s our free entry Xmas party feat some of our favourite DJs playing THH classics and Christmas hits!!!

SAT 23/12: JELLY JAZZ CHRISTMAS PARTY

Come and celebrate the festive period with DJ Boca 45 alongside Jelly Jazz head honcho Pete Isaac. Entry from 9pm is ticket only. 9pm-1am.

Tickets here.

CHRISTMAS EVE & CHRISTMAS DAY

Come and join us for Christmas Eve drinks from 12-8pm and YES! WE ARE OPEN CHRISTMAS DAY! Get the dinner on and come over for a drink 12-3pm.

BOXING DAY AND BEYOND – COLLECTING FOR TOTNES FOOD BANK

From Boxing Day until 28/12 we are collecting jars, tins, boxes, and packets of food you may have not used over Christmas to donate to Totnes Food Bank. Please donate what you can at the taproom. 26/12-28/12 opening: 12-6pm.

FRI 29/12: NO RON NO

Laid back vibes from 6pm from No Ron No. We open on the 29th and 30th 1-11pm.

NEW YEARS EVE – THE THINGS HAPPEN HERE NYE PARTY

Join the THH team and your friends and family for our NYE party featuring DJ Pedro From Lisbon providing the party soundtrack. Entry from 9pm is ticket only. 9pm-1am.

Tickets here.

Download Decembers listings here.