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.

Tourist information Maidstone

Tourist Information

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

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Forthcoming events in Maidstone

13
FEB
Charlie's Chocolate Adventure at Half Term
Leeds Castle

Keep the children entertained with delicious half term fun at Leeds Castle. Go on an adventure through the grounds of the magnificent Castle estate in search of clues to help you find the magical Golden Tickets. Charlies Chocolate Trail is £1 per…

Location: 4.9 milesaway
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01622 765400
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04
MAR
TOM STADE Youre Welcome! UK Tour 2015/101
Trinity Theatre

Every inch a star.super confidence and charisma If comedy is the new rock n roll then Tom Stade is Keith Richards DAILY RECORD Back on the road after the sell‐out success of his month‐long run at the Edinburgh Festival earlier this year…

Location: 14.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01892 678678
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12
MAR
Big Country Midge Ure 80s Invasion
Central Theatre

Big Country Midge Ure 80s Invasion at Central Theatre in Chatham on Saturday 12 March 2016. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent youWell BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a…

Location: 8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

13
MAR
80's Invasion Tour
The Central Theatre

The 80s are backTony Denton Promotions bring together four of the decades most memorable artists to tour together for the first time ever. The 80s Invasion tour features the cream of music from the some of the most popular artists…

Location: 8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01273 709709
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15
MAR
Speed Date 35-49
Pitcher & Piano

Speed dating Tunbridge Wells is brilliant fun and a great way to meet new people. Dating in Kent is made easier with our events as speed dating in Tunbridge Wells allows you to meet 8 to 15 people of opposite sex for…

Location: 14.6 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01622 863769
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19
MAR
Barb Jungr: Shelter From The Storm Tour
PizzaExpress Maidstone

Barb Jungr one of the finest interpreters of popular song is teaming up with renowned American jazz piano virtuoso Laurence Hobgood for Shelter From The Storma brand new one‐off UK tour taking place from 16th24th March 2016. Featuring…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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19
MAR
Soul Party
Wealden Hall

Do you love dancing to soul music then join us for our first party at the Wealden Hall restaurant for a night of socialising and dancing the night away. We have the privacy of the upstairs restaurant and hosts will be there…

Location: 4 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01622 863769
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24
MAR
Mix and Mingle
Wealden Hall

This event is more laid back and relaxed than speed dating. So if you are looking to socialise with local singles pop along to Lindas Mix and Mingle. We do ask clients to pay for their own drinks. There will be an…

Location: 4 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01622 863769
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25
MAR
A Rocking good friday live double bill
central pk stadium

A live band double with the legendary grimmsformally brothers grimmplus kents hottest new band Mean n my lady not to be missed .…

Location: 11.7 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07903 339466
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29
MAR
Speed Date 40-55
Wealden Hall

Speed dating Maidstone is brilliant fun and a great way to meet new people. Dating in Kent is made easier with our events as speed dating in Maidstone allows you to meet 8 to 15 people of opposite sex for 3 minutes…

Location: 4 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01622 863769
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31
MAR
Champions Of Magic
The Britannia Theatre

Join 5 of the Worlds top illusionists for a spectacular night of mystery thatll keep you guessing for a long time to come. With over 16 million online views between them the cast includes international award winners presenting incredible mind reading stunning…

Location: 9.3 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 586656
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16
APR
Dirty Dozen Races - London South
The Hop Farm Family Park

Dirty Dozen Races is known for being the home of big obstacles but thats just a small part of who we are; we started Dirty Dozen Races to help people lead a fitter and healthier lifestyle with 3 distances to choose from;…

Location: 7.3 milesaway
Category: Sports

TEL: 02071 938614
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21
MAY
Runner's World Trailblazer
Bedgebury Forest and Pinetum

Runners World Trailblazer events return with the hugely popular and traffic‐ free 10k and Half Marathon courses. Both courses take you on an off‐road journey through soft springy forest trails leading you deep into woodland along field edges and past open water…

Location: 13.3 milesaway
Category: Sports

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25
JUN
Cycle 4 Heroes Sportive
The Royal Engineers Museum

Join us for a 100km ride around Kent on Armed Forces Day.This sportive challenge is being organised in support of Help for Heroes and sets out from the home of the Royal Engineers in Gillingham.The 100km route is…

Location: 8.7 milesaway
Category: Sports

TEL: 07964 292011
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29
JUL
Chilled in a Field Festival
The Hop Farm Family Park

We are excited to announce our new homeThe Hop Farm KentNestled on the KentEast Sussex border with oodles of flat grassy space secluded woods proper toilets hot showers miniature ponies and lots more for the kidsGrown from the 90s London…

Location: 7.3 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07808 926139
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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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Updated: 13/02/2016 16:52:37