What's on inChatham


Welcome to Chatham

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Chatham - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Chatham to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

Editor's Picks






Forthcoming events in Chatham

22
AUG
Healing Hearts Spiritual Centre
Bulphan Village Hall

Every Tuesday an evening of Clairvoyance Private one to one Readings Psychic Surgery Healing withHealing Hearts Psychic Surgeons limited slots 6.10‐8pm stalls and much more. Doors open at 6.00pm for Private Readings and Psychic Surgery all on a first come first served…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 07956 171822
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24
AUG
HEALING HEARTS PSYCHIC SURGEONS
Bulphan Village Hall

Healing Hearts Psychic Surgeons are a unique groupwho are leading the way in high energy spiritual healing. Each of our Psychic Surgeons has their own psychic surgeon guides who can work with them and independently. Our guides use techniques not available on…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 07455 227100
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24
AUG
That’ll be the Day
Cliffs Pavilion

The UKs premier Rock & Roll production Thatll Be The Day returns with another brand‐new showHighly‐acclaimed for its stunning LIVE entertainment value Thatll Be The Day is an outstanding celebration for all true fans of the golden era of popular music.This latest…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01702 390472
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25
AUG
The Illegal Eagles
Cliffs Pavilion

Often acclaimed as the Worlds Official No.1 Eagles tribute The Illegal Eagles return to the stage in 2017 this time celebrating their own incredible 20 years of UK & international touringThis seasoned group of talented musicians are true Eagles fans at heart.…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01702 390472
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26
AUG
Jane McDonald
Cliffs Pavilion

Jane McDonald first came to our screens as star of the docu‐soap The Cruise many years ago. Since then she has become a highly successful solo artist and actress and has until this year been…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

27
AUG
SOS Live 2017 presents Sisters of Soul
Cliffs Pavilion

Somebody Elses Guy Car Wash Could It Be Im Falling In Love Wishing on a Star and No More Tears ‐ SOS Live returns with a show packed full of million‐selling hits performed by the original soul divas. . .Stateside soul sisters…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01702 390472
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28
AUG
Antique & Vintage Market
Old School Hall

Indoor & outdoor pitches selling house wares furniture clothes jewellery and all manner of interesting stuffParking nearbyCaf serving food and refreshmentsFor further enquiries please email:infooldschoolhall.co.uk…

Location: 7.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07985 377585
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29
AUG
Dreamboats and Petticoats
Cliffs Pavilion

Based on popular songs from the fifties and early sixties Dreamboats and Petticoats was written by Laurence Marks and Maurice Gran and first performed in 2009. A relatively new musical well over a million people…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

30
AUG
Pride and Prejudice
Rochester Castle

Take a step back in time with Chapterhouse Theatre Company to meet Elizabeth Bennet Jane Austens most loveable heroine. When Elizabeth meets the rude and abrupt Mr Darcy she loathes him at first sight. But is there more to him than meets…

Location: 2.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL:
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31
AUG
Peter Pan
Upnor Castle

Chapterhouse Theatre Company are delighted to present an all new production of Peter Pan. Join Wendy Michael and John Darling on their adventures with Peter far away on the magical island of Neverland. There they encounter the enchanting mermaids magical fairies and…

Location: 3.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL:
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02
SEP
Sense Traxx 2nd Sept - Day / Night (Limited Capaci
Venue TBA (See Facebook for more info)

WOW... Where do we start. We are completely overwhlemed with the response to our first Day & Night venture. A huge thank you to everyone that joined us.‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐NEXT Sense continues to do something different. This time we change venue keeping it fresh…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07800 866957
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10
SEP
Magic of the Opera with Lesley Garrett
Cliffs Pavilion

Starring Lesley Garrett and featuring the English National Philharmonic Orchestra and Principal singers from the Royal Opera House and English National Opera. The Orchestra will be conducted by Ben Crick and the Soloists will include John Cunningham Baritone Hannah Mason Mezzo Soprano…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01702 390472
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10
SEP
Their Finest
Palace Theatre

1940 London the Blitz; with the countrys morale at stake an untried screenwriter and a makeshift cast and crew work under fire to make a film to lift the nations flagging spirits; and inspire America to join the war. Starring BillNighy and…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 077161 88867
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15
SEP
Buddy Holly and the Cricketers
Cliffs Pavilion

For quarter of a century this breathtaking show has rock n rolled audiences across the globe from Cardiff to California Barking to Bangkok and Swindon to Sweden and is guaranteed to have everyone singing along to the music and dancing in the…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01702 390472
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16
SEP
The Show Choir featuring Kerry Ellis
Cliffs Pavilion

The Show Choir a community choir based in Essex are pleased to present. A Night At The Musicals. Featuring some of the best loved songs from Westend and Broadway shows as well as some of the newer musicals there is sure…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01702 390472
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18
SEP
Justin Hayward
Cliffs Pavilion

The possessor of one of the most recognisable voices in rock Justin will be performing new songs from the album as well as Moody Blues favourites.All The Way includes the newly released single The Wind of Heaven a heartfelt song about…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01702 390472
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18
SEP
Tracy Fance Clairvoyant-Medium Presents: Psychic N
The Robin Hood

International Clairvoyant‐Medium Tracy Fance Presents: Psychic NightAn evening of 1‐2‐1 clairvoyant psychic tarot and mediumship readingswith Tracy Fance Clairvoyant‐Medium and friends.A psychic reading is a wonderful way to reconnect with those who have passed but it can also guide you for the…

Location: 2.1 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: +441227 749759
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21
SEP
One Night of Queen
Cliffs Pavilion

One Night of Queen is the impressively accurate touring stage show tribute to Queen. Brian Mullen and the Works are behind the talent and since winning Stars In Their Eyes in 2000 Mullen has been…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

22
SEP
Tap Factory
Cliffs Pavilion

A dazzling and amazing dance spectacular and cirque experience. Tap Factory will amaze and delight the audience using many genres of dance in a contemporary urban setting. Tap Factory is where Stomp meets Tap Dogs…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

23
SEP
Chas and Dave
Cliffs Pavilion

Dave has decided to come out of retirement for one final tour. Their show will be the whole history of CHAS & DAVE featuring their pub set at the start of their success and…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

28
SEP
Tracy Fance presents Psychic Night in Rochester, K
The Coopers Arms

International Clairvoyant‐Medium Tracy Fance Presents: Psychic Night. Come along to an evening of 1‐2‐1 clairvoyant tarot & mediumship readings with Tracy Fance Clairvoyant‐Medium & friends. 6PM Start Readings £15 Choice of Readers No Booking Needed The Coopers Arms…

Location: 2.4 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: +441227 749759
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29
SEP
The Social Festival 2017
The Kent County Showground

After the success of this years Winter Social and the brand new Colombia and Mexico ventures in March The Social Festival and its founder Nic Fanciulli has now unveiled the first wave of names for its fifth anniversary edition. Set to round…

Location: 4.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07799 875822
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01
OCT
Sixties Gold
Cliffs Pavilion

This will be Gerry and The Pacemakers farewell tour so dont miss the chance to experience this record breaking Merseybeat band. They were the second Liverpool group to chart after The Beatles but the first to reach No. 1 and the first…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01702 390472
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03
OCT
Texas
Cliffs Pavilion

It may seem a bit unusual for a Glasgow based alternative rock band to name themselves Texas but once you've heard their music any thoughts of making a joke quickly vanish. Texas has been playing…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

04
OCT
Dr Hook starring Dennis Locorriere
Cliffs Pavilion

From the very beginnings of Dr Hook to the height of their success Dennis Locorriere was the unmistakable voice of the bands biggest hits and best loved songs. Receiving more than 70 Platinum & Gold Discs Dr Hook have reached legendary status…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01702 390472
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04
OCT
Tracy Fance presents Psychic Night in Rochester on
The Kings Head Hotel

International Clairvoyant‐Medium Tracy Fance Presents: Psychic NightAn evening of 1‐2‐1 clairvoyant psychic tarot and mediumship readings with Tracy Fance Clairvoyant‐Medium and friends.A psychic reading is a wonderful way to reconnect with those who have passed but it can also guide you for…

Location: 2.5 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: +441227 749759
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06
OCT
An Evening of Clairvoyance with Pauline Mason and
Victorias Cabaret

An Evening of Clairvoyance with International Mediums Pauline Mason and Tracy Fance ‐ 6th October 2017. Ticket only event tickets £10 each to book contact Victorias on 01622 859331 Doors open at 7pm performance starts at 7.30pm Car Parking …

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: +441227 749759
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13
OCT
The Rollin Stoned
Towngate Theatre

Including Jumping Jack Flash Paint It Black Not Fade Away and Satisfaction.Expect a minimum two hour show with rockin all the way and spectacular costume changes. They have been described by The Times as better…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

15
OCT
Beverley Knight
Cliffs Pavilion

Born in Wolverhampton West Midlands Beverley Knight continues to pack in the crowds on her latest tour. Dubbed the UK Queen of Soul and drawing comparisons to the likes of Aretha Franklin and Sam…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

15
OCT
The Sense of an Ending
Palace Theatre

Tony Webster Academy Award winner Jim Broadbent divorced and retired leads a reclusive and relatively quiet life. One day he learns that the mother of his university girlfriend left in her will a diary kept by his best friend who dated Veronica…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 077161 88867
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Tourist Attractions


Coalhouse Fort

The Thameside Aviation Museum has been based at Coalhouse Fort since 1984 but started life many years earlier in 1974 under the name of The Essex Historical Aircraft Society with our first excavation being carried out in August 11th of that year, on Hawker Hurricane P3518 of 257…

Dickens World

May 2007 will see the opening of an innovative and exciting new £62m indoor visitor complex in Kent in the UK, themed around the life, work and times of one of Britain's best loved authors, Charles Dickens.Dickens World will take visitors on a journey of Dickens lifetime as…

Historic Dockyard Chatham

Naval heritage site covering 80 acres. Stunning architecture and displays including WWII destroyer, submarine, recreation of the 18th century dockyard, RNLI lifeboat collection, ropery and museum.‐ Wheelchair access limited‐ Groups accepted‐ Picnic area‐ Coach parking‐ Refreshments‐ Parking on‐site‐ Free site transportOpening times: Closed January and until…

Charles Dickens Centre

Charles Dickens was born in Portsmouth in 1812. In 1817 his father, who worked as a clerk for the Royal Navy, moved the whole family to Chatham where he took up a post in the Royal Dockyard. The Dickens household was based first in Ordnance Terrace and later…

Chatham Historic Dockyard Railway

Situated within the Historic Dockyard of Chatham, the CHDR has just under 1 mile of line to operate demonstration trains on predetermined weekends throughout the summer season, as well as dockyard events.The Dockyard Railway is operated on behalf of The Historic Dockyard, Chatham, by members of the North…

Crown Quay

Dolphin Yard is the name given to Burley's Barge‐yard which was once also the location of their Dolphin Brand Cement Works. The site includes the original sail loft and forge which have been converted into a museum devoted to the history of the Thames Sailing Barge and the…

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