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

22
NOV
Christmas Sing-a-Long
Cliffs Pavilion

Our hugely popular Sing‐a‐Long lunches are a must for that festive feeling Enjoy our Christmas Cracker Menu then enjoy our fantastic Christmas duo performing all the festive favourites while you sing‐a‐longCategory: Food Drink Restaurants…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01702 390472
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22
NOV
Divas Night
Cliffs Pavilion

Divas Night in the Maritime Room.Rock n Roll DJ John Howard will haveyou rocking around the Christmas treeEnjoy the Christmas Cracker Menuwith all your favourite Rock n Roll hits…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01702 390472
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22
NOV
Soul & Motown Experience
Cliffs Pavilion

Soul & Motown Experience in the Pavilion Room.…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01702 390472
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22
NOV
The Black & White Glitterball
Cliffs Pavilion

The Black & White Glitterball at The Cliffs Pavilion.…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01702 390472
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25
NOV
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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25
NOV
Michael McIntyre
Southend Cliffs Pavilion

British stand‐up comedian Michael McIntyre burst onto our screens with his first DVD Live and Laughing in 2008. As the fastest‐selling comedian at the Edinburgh Festival Michael won the award for Best Live Stand‐Up…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

27
NOV
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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27
NOV
Murder in a Winter Wonderland
Cliffs Pavilion

MoneyPenny Productions present a Christmas Murder Mystery Enjoy the Christmas Cracker Menu half a bottle of wine and take part in the murder investigation of the year Followed by DJ until late.…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01702 390472
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27
NOV
David Gray
Southend Cliffs Pavilion

British singer and songwriter David Gray found fame and fortune for his chart‐topping album White Ladder in 1998. Bringing him commercial success and critical attention his album contained hit songs Babylon This Years Love…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

28
NOV
Funky Moves
Cliffs Pavilion

Funky Moves in the Pavilion Room…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01702 390472
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28
NOV
Hello Again - A Tribute to Neil Diamond
Southend Palace Theatre

For the past 20 years the unique voice and music of Neil Diamond has been portrayed by JJ Jones all over the world including many years touring Australia…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01702 351135
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28
NOV
Rock n Roll Christmas Party Lunch
Cliffs Pavilion

Rock n Roll DJ John Howard will have you rocking around the Christmas tree. Enjoy the Christmas Cracker Menu with all your favourite Rock n Roll hits.Category: Food Drink Restaurants.…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01702 390472
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28
NOV
Rockabilly Night With The Keytones
dancing dog saloon

Live Rockabilly Night with the Legendary Keytones plus rockabilly hop …

Location: 9.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07903 339466
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28
NOV
The Comedy Club Chatham
Bridgewood Manor Hotel

Enjoy 3 of the UKs best stand‐up comedians hand‐picked by no one less than the experts here at The Comedy Club so you know youre in for an epic night of fun and laughsHost Comedian Steve N Allen:Live With... Chris Moyles…

Location: 1.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01634 201333
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28
NOV
Bellowhead
Southend Cliffs Pavilion

From the wild rousing dance tunes to the theatricality of their ballads & sea songs this is a band that are also funny subtle and always engaging. Admire the sophisticated strings and elegant whirlwind of…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

29
NOV
Christmas Crooners Lunch
Cliffs Pavilion

Enjoy the Christmas Cracker Menu and a festive show of Christmas songs and other favourites from the incredible Joe Gibson ‐ LIVECategory: Food Drink…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01702 390472
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29
NOV
Christmas with Totally Take That
Cliffs Pavilion

Christmas with Totally Take That…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01702 390472
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30
NOV
Last Night of The Autumn Proms
Southend Cliffs Pavilion

Last Night of The Autumn Proms at Southend Cliffs Pavilion live on Sunday 30 November 2014 in Southend‐On‐Sea Essex. For tickets to see Last Night of The Autumn Proms at Southend Cliffs Pavilion see the list of ticket prices.…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

01
DEC
The Mousetrap
Palace Theatre

Dont miss Agatha Christies The Mousetrip Londons West End threatre has been running this well‐loved murder mystery play for the last 38 years. On November 25 2012 the play will mark its 60th birthday. A…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

01
DEC
Jon Richardson
Southend Cliffs Pavilion

Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee regular Have I Got News For You panellist and star of Live at the Apollo is taking his new show Funny Magnet across the UK. With a sell‐out run at…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

02
DEC
Advent Carols by Candlelight Service
Holy Cross Church

Join Christian Aid at our Carols by Candlelight services to celebrate Advent and learn about our partners work to improve maternal health in Kenya.We are pleased to welcome Stephen Ngugi from our Nairobi office who will be sharing stories of our partners…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 02075 232105
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02
DEC
Imelda May
Southend Cliffs Pavilion

Irish female Vocalist Imelda May hails from Dublin and is best known for her singing and Bodhran playing. Her debut album was No Turning Back in 2005 and her latest release is Mayhem 2010 Four…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

03
DEC
West End Women
Cliffs Pavilion

West End leading ladies Kerry Ellis WickedWe Will Rock You Joanna Ampil Miss SaigonCats and Ria Jones Les MisrablesEvita join forces to celebrate their critically acclaimed careers.With special guess star Rory Taylor from ITV's Superstar' this glittering concert features songs from the…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01702 390472
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04
DEC
Lee Mack
Southend Cliffs Pavilion

Lancashire‐ born stand‐up comic and actor Lee Mack is famed for his social satire and observational comedy. He wrote and starred in the sit‐com Not Going Out and is team captain on TVs Would I…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

04
DEC
Lee Mack Hit The Road Mack
Southend Cliffs Pavilion

The multi‐award winning star of Not Going Out and Would I Lie To You Lee Mack is going back on the road with his first live tour in 4 years. Expect his trademark brand of…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

05
DEC
Neville Staple Band - The Gangsters Tour
Chinnerys

THE GANGSTER TOURTo celebrate the 35th anniversary of The Specials first single release The Original Rudeboy and Specials frontman Neville Staple will be embarking on a jet set tour with his band throughout October November and December performing an eclectic mix…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: +44(0)1458 210954
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06
DEC
Smirnoff's Big Night Out
Liquid & Envy, Basildon

Think BIG production and BIG entertainmentBig Night Out is all about transforming your local venue to something spectacular whether its the lasers of Ibiza or the gymnasts from the Circus. Big Night Out is famous for bringing you the biggest most spectacular…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL:
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07
DEC
Classics By Candlelight
Southend Cliffs Pavilion

Classics By Candlelight performs live at Southend Cliffs Pavilion in Southend‐On‐Sea Essex on Sunday 07 December 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for Classics By Candlelight at Southend Cliffs Pavilion now.…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

09
DEC
The Ultimate Christmas Comedy Cracker
Cliffs Pavilion

Your Christmas night out with laugh after laugh from great up‐and‐coming comedians. Enjoy the Christmas Cracker Menu and our resident DJ until late.…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01702 390472
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11
DEC
70s Fever
Cliffs Pavilion

70s Fever in the Maritime Room.Your Christmas party night with atheatrical twist Enjoy superb theatricaldining and prepare yourselves for anevening of slapstick fun and high‐energyinteractive comedy. Includes thefabulous Christmas Cracker Menu.…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01702 390472
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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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