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.

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Forthcoming events in Chatham

04
DEC
Greyhound Racing .
central pk stadium

Great Fun for everyone Race cards Food & Bars private suits for 30 people available Hen stag nights group bookings works parties all catered for .Christmas Menu from 26th November Also Boxing day from 9.30am first…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01795 475547
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06
DEC
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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09
DEC
Toddler Sense Christmas Launch Party!!
Cyclo Park

Toddler Sense introduces a whole new world of adventure for toddlers and children. Great music great equipment and great new ideas Imagine climbing a snow mountain going on safari digging for fossils swimming with dolphins and hunting for dinosaurs Every week introduces…

Location: 8.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07855 487006
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10
DEC
Robinson Crusoe Starring Brian Conley & Gok Wan
Cliffs Pavilion

Returning by popular demand Brian Conley makes a welcome return to the Cliffs Pavilion and will lead the cast of this years swashbuckling pantomime Robinson Crusoe & the Caribbean Pirates. Following last years spectacular pantomime Cinderella Brian will weigh anchor in Southend…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01702 390472
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10
DEC
Rockabilly Night
dancing dog saloon

Rockabilly & Rock n Roll night with live band Ratpack plus dj in a western style saloon doors open 6pm meals available dj from 7.30pm live band on stage at 9pm .…

Location: 9.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07903 339466
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10
DEC
Sense Traxx 4th Birthday 10th Dec w/ Riva Starr &
Talk Nightclub

Sense Traxx 4th Birthday 10th December w Riva Starr Josh Butler & more.On the 10th December Sense Traxx will be celebrating four years of parties and as always we will be putting nothing but the very best into our production line up…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07800 866957
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10
DEC
Sense Traxx 4th Birthday 10th December /Josh Butle
Talk Nightclub

Sense Traxx 4th Birthday w Josh Butler & More TBA ‐ 10th DecemberOn the 10th December Sense Traxx will be celebrating 4 years of parties and as always we will be putting nothing but the very best into our production line up…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07800 866957
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16
DEC
Tropicana Nights 80s Xmas Party
Park Inn Palace Hotel

Its Christmas time theres no need to be afraid.. Its time to dig out those 80s Christmas outfits for the most amazing 80s Christmas parties ever. So if you want to Rock around the Christmas Tree at one of our fabulous 80s…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01702 556878
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16
DEC
Tropicana Nights Xmas Party - Park Inn Palace, Sou
Park Inn Palace Hotel

Its Christmas time theres no need to be afraid.. Its time to dig out those 80s Christmas outfits for the most amazing 80s Christmas party ever. So if you want to Rock around the Christmas Tree at our fabulous 80s themed venue…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 1702 556878
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17
DEC
Gravesend Youth Market
Gravesend Borough Market

With the new refurbishment of the borough market Gravesham Borough Council is looking into introducing a new youth market to Gravesend. The project that has been tasked with this job is called Gravesend Youth Market formally known as The Interface Experience. Gravesend…

Location: 9 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL:
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18
DEC
A day of Films for Christmas
Palace Theatre

The White Bus presents 1pm ‐ Miracle on 34th Street 1994U Certificate Running Time 109 mins A young girl confides in Kris Kringle Sir Richard Attenborough the kindly old man who is acting as the grotto Santa in the department store…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 07981 824283
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19
DEC
Dick Whittington Interactive Dinner Show
Mercure Maidstone Great Danes Hotel

Over 18 Interactive Dinner ShowDick Whittingtons Pussy has gone missing which is causing him some distress. Hes come to London to search for his soulmate ‐ but the fact hes dressed like the Principal Boy from a panto complete with skirt and…

Location: 7.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01772 691284
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23
DEC
BASILDON Over 30s 40s & 50s XMAS PARTY
Ye Olde Plough House

NEW & UNMISSABLE Over 30s 40s & 50s party nights for singles and couples with top DJ playing your favourite chart and dance music from 80s to date. From 8.30pm till 1am at Ye Olde Plough House in The Monks…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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23
DEC
Greyhound Racing
central pk stadium

Great Fun for everyone Race cards food & bar private suites for 30 group bookings hen & stag parties works office parties Christmas menu please check for availablity & prices plenty of parking bookings on 01795…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01795 475547
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28
DEC
The Rollin Stoned
Maritime Room, Cliffs Pavilion

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: 14.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

02
JAN
Greyhound Racing ( bank holiday special )
Sittingbourne Greyhounds

Greyhound Racing inc 3 course Roast lunch Food & Bars Race cards group bookings private suites plenty of parking etc …

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01795 475547
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05
JAN
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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20
JAN
Horror-on-Sea Film Festival 20 January - 29 Januar
Park Inn Palace Hotel

The White Bus Ltd is delighted to organise and present the Horror‐on‐Sea Film Festival. Essexs premiere Horror Film Festival now in its fifth yearwill be back at the sumptuous Park Inn Palace Hotel on Southends seafront at the end of the High…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 07981 824283
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27
JAN
The Comedy Club Chatham
Bridgewood Manor

The Comedy Club Present 3 Top Comedians as Seen on TV.Venue: Bridgewood Manor Walderslade Woods Chatham ME5 9AXPriceMeal & Comedy Show: GBP 28Links: Website: https:go.evvnt.com73021‐0…

Location: 1.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01634 201333
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28
JAN
Mum2Mum Market Canvey Island
The Paddocks

Mum2mum Markets are award winning indoor nearly new sales. At our Southend sale we will have around 20 stalls of high quality nearly new items up to 90 off the RRP and a small selection of businesses offering goods and services of…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 07805 578985
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04
MAR
Beginners Digital Photography Course - Maidstone,
Lux Studios

Kent Digital Photography Training Course You may be completely new to photography or be fed up with using your camera on fully automatic modes and be keen to explore the more creative options that your camera has to offer. This fun and…

Location: 8.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01622 230964
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01
APR
Heritage Transport Show
Kent Showground

This event is for anyone with a passion or interest in vintage vehicles. The 2017 event will feature the South East Bus Festival with a display of over 100 vintage buses and the chance to experience a free ride on some of…

Location: 4.6 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01622 633057
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15
APR
Maidstone Tattoo Extravaganza
Kent Event Centre

Maidstones first tattoo conventionfestivalextravaganza at the detling showground 15th & 16th April 2017 a great event for the whole family 100 plus tattoo artists from across kent and further a field car and bike show fun fair charity events live music food…

Location: 4.6 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01622 759179
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21
APR
Billy Ocean
Cliffs Pavilion

Born in Trinidad but based out of Britain for his entire career Billy Ocean was the undisputed king of British R&B in the 1970's and 1980's. Billy has not only scored with many Top 20…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

22
APR
Rochester and North Kent Music and Drama Festival
Pilkington Building Main Hall

The Rochester and North Kent Music and Drama Festival gives amateur performers of all ages an excellent opportunity to showcase their talents. We have childrens and adult choirs individual singers in classical and popular music pianists of all abilities from beginners to…

Location: 2.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01634 316677
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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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