What's on inMaidstone


Welcome to Maidstone

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Maidstone - 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 Maidstone to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Everything you need to know if you're visiting Maidstone as a visitor or a resident.

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Forthcoming events in Maidstone

21
OCT
ArrivaClick's Spooky Scavenger Hunt
The Forum Shopping Centre Sittingbourne

Join ArrivaClicks Spooky Scavenger Hunt Find all the petrifying passengers in The Fourm Shopping Centre and youll win a Halloween treat Our ClickHalloween event is free to take part in from 10AM to 4PM on Saturday 21st October 2017.…

Location: 10.6 milesaway
Category: Family Events

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21
OCT
Something wicked this way comes to The Forum Shopp
The Forum Shopping Centre

The Forum Shopping Centres 2017 Halloween round‐up:Saturday 21st October:o Witchs broom toss competition with Demelza Hospice Care for Childreno Ghostly minibus treasure hunt courtesy of ArrivaClickSaturday 28th October:o Creepy Crawly workshopo Safe Trick or Treating Hunto Fancy dress competition ‐ dress to…

Location: 10.6 milesaway
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01403 783400
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22
OCT
Your Toys
The EM Forster Theatre

Turtle Key Arts one of the UKs most exciting creative producers have partnered up with Slot Machine Theatre for Your Toysa innovative family show that incorporates the childrens toys as puppets into the story.Using their unique style of puppetry original…

Location: 11.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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24
OCT
Blood Donation Session
Holiday Inn - The Coniston

We are holding a blood donation session at Holiday Inn ‐ The Conniston 70 London Rd. Sittingbourne ME10 1NT on Tuesday 24th October and have appointments available between 13.30 ‐ 16.30 & 17.30 ‐ 20.00.To make an appointment please visit us online…

Location: 10.1 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 03001 232323
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25
OCT
Kate Rusby
Assembly Hall Theatre

Also known as The Barnsley Nightingale Kate Rusby is an English songwriter and folk singer who has cut a niche for herself as the acclaimed queen of English folk songs. Born on the forth of…

Location: 14.5 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

26
OCT
Mister Maker & The Shapes Live
Assembly Hall Theatre

CBeebies Mister Maker is back by popular demand in his smash hit live theatre tourWith a fabulous supporting cast and art at its heart this fantastic live show encourages Mini Makers and grown‐ups to sing dance and make some noiseThere are exciting…

Location: 14.5 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01892 554165
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26
OCT
Tracy Fance Clairvoyant-Medium Presents: Psychic N
The Nevill Bull

International Clairvoyant‐Medium Tracy Fance Presents: Psychic Night ‐An 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…

Location: 6 milesaway
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: +441227 749759
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30
OCT
The Lady Boys of Bangkok
The Central Theatre

Sexy funny feisty eye opening and totally entertaining ‐ East meets West and Cabaret meets spectacular West End musical as the party explodes into life in a dazzling kaleidoscope of colour.The entertainment is fast and unrelenting as the eclectic mix of music…

Location: 8 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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31
OCT
KENT GHOST STORIES FOR HALLOWEEN With Neil Arnold
Pluckley Village Hall

Join author and folklorist Neil Arnold and Ghost Hunter Tours for a night of ghost stories in Britains reputedly most haunted village of Pluckley. Sorting out the facts from the fiction hell horrify and humour you with local tales of headless horsemen…

Location: 12.1 milesaway
Category: Bizarre

TEL: 07724 364333
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31
OCT
Son of a Preacher Man
Assembly Hall Theatre

Three broken hearts one Soho hang‐out and the only man who could ever help themWelcome to the Preacher Man the swinging 1960s Soho joint where the kids danced the night away to the latest crazes and dared to dream of love while…

Location: 14.5 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01892 554165
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31
OCT
Tracy Fance Clairvoyant-Medium Presents: Halloween
The Greyhound Inn

International Clairvoyant‐Medium Tracy Fance Presents: Psychic Night An 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…

Location: 16.2 milesaway
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: +441227 749759
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03
NOV
Dont remember the 5th November for the wrong re
The Forum Shopping Centre

The Forum Shopping Centre is delighted to announce that representatives from Kent Fire and Rescue department and St John Ambulance will be making an appearance at the centre next month at help shoppers understand the importance of fire safety during bonfire night.From…

Location: 10.6 milesaway
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01403 783400
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12
NOV
Word Forest Organisation #ConservationConversation
The Big Cat Sanctuary

The Word Forest Organisation talk with Ru Hartwell and Giles Clark is another in the series of ConservationConversations The Big Cat Sanctuary is hosting throughout 2017.Join us for a joint presentation on reforestation and resulting wildlife populations.Ru Hartwell Trustee and…

Location: 9.6 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01233 771915
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13
NOV
Evening of Clairvoyance with Tracy Fance
The Huntsman

Lost someone you cared about Miss them like crazy Want to hear from them to know they are safe and well International Medium Tracy Fance will bring you messages from those loved ones remembering memories bringing evidence of their presence around you…

Location: 6.9 milesaway
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: +441227 749759
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25
NOV
WORLD OF WINE TASTING & SUPPER
THE SWALLOWS OAST

Location: 16.2 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01580 753487
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08
DEC
Aladdin
Assembly Hall Theatre

Make tickets to see Aladdin one of your three wishes this Christmas...Climb aboard a magic carpet and let the Assembly Hall Theatre take you on an amazing journey.The thrilling story of a boy a lamp and a genie Aladdin is one of…

Location: 14.5 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01892 554165
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10
DEC
Elf Jr The Musical
West Kent College Theatre

Enjoy some holiday cheer with Bullfrog Productions at Elf Jr. The Musical on Sunday 10th December in Tonbridge.Performances are at 2pm and 6pm at The MAC Theatre West Kent College Tonbridge. Based on the beloved holiday film this hilarious fish‐out‐of‐water comedy follows…

Location: 12.5 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01342 322411
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21
DEC
Fawlty Towers Interactive Dinner Show Maidstone
Mercure Maidstone Great Danes Hotel

Join us for the dinner event of the year which combines fine food and classic comedy action as Basil Sybil and Manuel do their very best to look after you the only way they no how. Chaos and mayhem are served in…

Location: 4.2 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01772 691284
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31
JAN
Psychic Night
The Kings Head Hotel

International Clairvoyant‐Medium Tracy Fance Presents: Psychic Night An 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…

Location: 8.5 milesaway
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: +441227 749759
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08
FEB
Psychic Night - Birling
The Nevill Bull

International Clairvoyant‐Medium Tracy Fance Presents: Psychic Night An 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…

Location: 6 milesaway
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: +441227 749759
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31
MAR
Maidstone Tattoo Extravaganza 2018
Kent Event Centre

Following on from the amazing success we had with the first Maidstone Tattoo Extravaganza we have secured the bigger Maidstone Exhibition Hall at the Kent showground for three days so please come and join in have more fun than this year watching…

Location: 3.6 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01622 759179
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07
APR
Heritage Transport Show
Kent Showground

The Heritage Transport Show is for anyone with a passion or interest for vintage vehicles. The Show will feature the popular South East Bus Festival with a display of over 100 vintage buses. Visitors can also ride some of the vintage vehicles…

Location: 3.6 milesaway
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01622 633058
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28
APR
Kent Mind Body Spirit Festival
The Hop Farm

Join us for Kents biggest festival for the mind body and spirit; this 2‐day Mind Body Spirit Festival brings together ancient wisdom and practices combined with innovative modern ideas products services insights allowing you the seeker space to relax unwind and expand…

Location: 7.3 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +441227 749759
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12
MAY
Bewl Water Half-Marathon, Marathon & Ultra Maratho
Bewl Water Visitor Centre

The half marathon and ultra for this series is held annually in May and takes place at the Bewl reservoir which is set within 1000 acres of the picturesque Kent and Sussex countryside based in Lamberhurst Kent. All these trail routes follow…

Location: 13.9 milesaway
Category: Sports

TEL: 07984 540177
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01
JUN
Hot Air Balloon Rides - Kent Experiences
Kent

Enjoy a hot air balloon ride across Kent on this hot air balloon ride experience.Further information:https:sites.google.comviewhot‐air‐balloon‐experiencesGift vouchers:http:tidd.lyf8681898Balloon rides take place at dawn or dusk and the whole experience lasts around 3‐4 hours. Your pilot will give you a full safety briefing and…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Family Events

TEL: Seew ebsite
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Tourist Attractions


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…

Hop Farm Country Park

Year round family visitor attraction featuring two museums; indoor and outdoor children's play area's; Shire horse stables; animal farm; pets corner; military vehicle museum; pottery workshop; gift shop and Cafe.…

Teapot Island

Come along and visit the amazing Teapot Island exhibition. With over 3500 teapots, each with it's own unique history, then enjoy yourself with a cream tea, or treat yourself to lunch or dinner in our riverside cafe.Take a walk along the beautiful Kent riverside, and maybe complete your…

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…

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Want to see what other attractions to visit when in Maidstone? See our list of attractions in Maidstone, including theme parks, castles, historic houses, zoos and many more family days out.


Updated: 20/10/2017 04:45:51