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

23
SEP
Beyond the Barricade
Cliffs Pavilion

Recreating original West EndBroadway musical hit songs with amazing authenticity Beyond the Barricade features a cast of past principal performers from the West End production of Les Miserables and the recent 25th Anniversary Concert at…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

23
SEP
Healing Hearts Spiritual Centre
Bulphan Village Hall

Every Tuesday an evening of Clairvoyance Private one to one Readings High Energy Spiritual Healing Stalls and much more. Doors open at 6.30pm for Private Readings and Spiritual Healing all on a first come first served basis. Our Spiritual healers all have…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 07956 171822
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24
SEP
The ELO Experience
Cliffs Pavilion

In 1970 in a city called Birmingham in England a musical super power was established. Jeff Lynne and the Electric Light Orchestra became one of the worlds best known and greatest recording bands. Packing stadiums throughout the world ELO played sell out…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01702 390472
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25
SEP
Healing Hearts High Energy Healers
Bulphan Village Hall

Healing Hearts High Energy Healers provide Psychic Surgery on a donation only basis to anyone who requires it on the 1st and 4th Thursday of each month. We have a number of Psychic Surgeons all of whom have high energy guides who…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 07455 227100
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25
SEP
Rhythm and Booze On September 25
East Coast Social

Dance the night away to classic rock northern soul and 60s RnB...There is no doubt that the U.K has had a love affair from Rhythm and Blues to Rock n Roll through to Tamla Motown Stax The Rolling Stones and the British…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01702 782222
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25
SEP
The Illegal Eagles
Cliffs Pavilion

The classic line‐up of the Illegal Eagles ‐ was completed in 2010 by the addition of Garreth Hicklin.Garreths ability to capture the emotion of the Don Henley vocal delivery has ensured that critical and audience acclaim has been unanimouslypositive.This tight‐knit unit has…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01702 390472
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26
SEP
Fawlty Towers - Dinner is Served Experience
Cliffs Pavilion

Prepare yourselves for The Fawlty Towers Dinner is Served Experience as tonight youll be dining on a three course meal of comic mishaps manic mayhem and major mischief. When our rare Siberian hamster goes missing it leads to catering catastrophe in…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01702 390472
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26
SEP
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
SEP
Colour Chase
Little Havens Children's Hospice

Take on our colour bandits in our Colour Run with a difference ‐ Colour Chase. Can you make it around our 5k course without getting covered in colour Suitable for all abilities its not about speed its about having fun as you…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01702 221650
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27
SEP
Jack Daniel's Birthday
Liquid & Envy, Basildon

Join us this Saturday for our big Jack Daniels birthday celebration Music lights and JD. What more do you needAnd why not streamline your experience by ordering your JD And is our premier weekend night out Join us for the biggestnight out…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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27
SEP
We Are Infinity Feat Infinity Ink (Live)
Shades

Too Damn Glam Presents We Are... Infinity Featuring Infinity Ink Live Crosstown RebelsHot Creations On Saturday 27th September At Shades Nightclub Formerly Element & BasementToo Damn Glam is proud to put on some of the largest events with the biggest names in…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01702 390403
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27
SEP
Peter Andre
Southend Cliffs Pavilion

English born Australian singersongwriter Peter Andre is also a successful TV presenter and businessman. Famed for his marriage and subsequent split from glamour model Katie Price Andre has starred in his own ITV2 shows both…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

30
SEP
Barnum
Cliffs Pavilion

Barnum's the name P T Barnum and I want to tell you that tonight on this stage you are going to see ‐ bar none ‐ every sight wonder and miracle that name stands for'This exhilarating musical follows the irrepressible imagination and…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01702 390472
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01
OCT
The Noise Next Door UK Tour 2014
Hazlitt Theatre

After six sell out Edinburgh Festival runs to huge critical acclaim the UK's premiere improv comedy troupe The Noise Next Door will be touring the UK starting on 8th May 2014 and culminating on 21st December 2014. The Noise Next Door are…

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02072 843444
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03
OCT
A Tribute to the rolling stones and Pink floyd
Sittingbourne Greyhounds

A tribute to 2 of the top bands of all time with NOT THE ROLLING STONES and CELLAR 39 ‐ NOT TO BE MISSED .…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07903 339466
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04
OCT
Kissy Sell Out's Rave On Tour
Liquid & Envy, Basildon

Kissy Sell Outs Rave On Tour comes to BasildonElectro impresario Kissy Sell Out first launched his label San City High back in May and now hes taking the show on the road with his Rave On Tour Show. An exclusive date now…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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04
OCT
Katherine Ryan
Hazlitt Theatre

Katherine has appeared as a guest on numerous panel shows including 8 OUT OF 10 CATS and NEVER MIND THE BUZZCOCKS she is also due to appear on Q.I. later in the year. She also…

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

07
OCT
Hairspray
The Hazlitt Theatre

IF LIFE WERE EVERYTHING IT SHOULD BE IT WOULD BE MORE LIKE HAIRSPRAY.Hairspray tells the story of overweight Baltimore girl Tracy Turnblad. Shes never been part of the in crowd until winning a coveted spot on the local TV dance program The…

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07969 610861
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08
OCT
Crazy for Gershwin
Southend Cliffs Pavilion

Tickets for Crazy for Gershwin at Southend Cliffs Pavilion on the Wednesday 08 October 2014 are bound to sell out fast ‐ to watch Crazy for Gershwin live at Southend Cliffs Pavilion see our list of ticket comparison costs from box offices…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

09
OCT
Joan Rivers
Southend Cliffs Pavilion

Joan Rivers is a talk show host and comedian who is also a fashionista. She is well known for hosting red carpet shows at award shows. She started her TV career in 1965 on the…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

10
OCT
Mums Expo
Kings Hill Communty Centre

Mums Expo is an evening of shopping pampering and wine tasting. Its a free event and a great night out for you and your friends. Do a little christmas shopping while you sip and sample some great wines.Come along and see…

Location: 8 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

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11
OCT
British Touring Car Championship
Brands Hatch circuit

The traditional British Touring Car Championship season finale takes place on the majestic Grand Prix circuit at Brands Hatch scene of last years spectacular finale which saw Andrew Jordan crowned as the newest BTCC champion. Expect to see a champion crowned once…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 08434 539000
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11
OCT
Carry on Cliffs Dinner is Served
Cliffs Pavilion

Carry On Cliffs Dinner is Served Experience is an unparalleled theatrical dining event laden with catchphrases sauce innuendo sauce cheeky humour and more sauceThis is handy as it is set over a delicious three‐course meal with a half bottle of wine. This…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01702 390472
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11
OCT
The Daily Rave - Todd Terry
Shades

Todd Is One Of The Worlds Most Celebrated Figures In Dance Music. With Almost Two Decades Of Dance Floor Domination Under Todd The Gods Belt The Quality Of His Productions Goes From Strength To Strength. We Welcome The House Legend To Our…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01702 390403
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14
OCT
Johnny Marr
Southend Cliffs Pavilion

Johnny Marr at Southend Cliffs Pavilion in Westcliff on Sea on Tuesday 14 October 2014. Whats the best thing about going to watch Johnny Marr live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

18
OCT
Tony Hadley
Southend Cliffs Pavilion

Tony Hadley at Southend Cliffs Pavilion live on Saturday 18 October 2014 in Westcliff‐on‐Sea Essex. For tickets to see Tony Hadley at Southend Cliffs Pavilion see the list of ticket prices.…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

18
OCT
Tony Hadley VIP
Southend Cliffs Pavilion

Tony Hadley VIP at Southend Cliffs Pavilion live on Saturday 18 October 2014 in Southend‐On‐Sea Essex. For tickets to see Tony Hadley VIP at Southend Cliffs Pavilion see the list of ticket prices.…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

20
OCT
Katy B
Southend Cliffs Pavilion

Katy Bs debut album On A Mission was released at the beginning of April and featuring the singles Katy On A Mission Perfect Stranger Lights On feat. Ms. Dynamite and Broken Record.…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

21
OCT
Hurried Steps: Autumn Tour 2014 early afternoon
The Angel Centre

The compelling hour‐long play examines violence against women by using testimonies from real women. Hurried Steps creator and Italy's foremost playwright Dacia Maraini was inspired by testimonies reported by Amnesty International and newspaper cuttings.The play raises awareness of violence against women and…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01732 359966
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21
OCT
Hurries Steps: Autumn Tour 2014
The Angel Centre

The compelling hour‐long play is based on testimonies from real women. The stories are inspired by testimonies reported by Amnesty International and newspaper cuttings. Dacia Maraini is Italy's foremost playwright nominated for the 21012 Nobel Prize for Literature. The play raises awareness…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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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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