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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Forthcoming events in Maidstone

29
SEP
Comedy at Billabong Club
Billabong Club

Headliner Mark Dolan performs throughout the UK. He presented several series of Balls of Steel on Channel 4 and won the Christmas edition of Celebrity Come Dine with Me. He has recently returned from a successful run at the Edinburgh Fringe.Support comes…

Location: 8.2 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07711 713667
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29
SEP
Student Shopping at Fremlin Walk
Fremlin Walk

Calling all students Join Fremlin Walk on Thursday 29th September between 9am‐7pm for their FREE student shopping eventShop to your hearts desire and receive exclusive offers from the stores at Fremlin Walk all day long with various discounts and savings from some…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01622 356584
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30
SEP
A Tribute To The Who Plus Support Band
Sittingbourne Greyhounds

Kents Hottest Live Who Tribute Who Are You Plus Support From The Narratones .…

Location: 11.7 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01795 475547
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30
SEP
Ghost Hunt of Maidstone's Corpus Christi
Corpus Christi Hall

Ghost Hunter Tours head into to Maidstone to Ghost Hunt two very active locations Corpus Cristi Hall and their other venue the very active and disused Christis. This is a great value evening as you get to investigate two seperate locations on…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Bizarre

TEL: 07724 364333
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01
OCT
Jokers! Comedy Night
MERCURE TUNBRIDGE WELLS

The bill includes:LEO KEASRE JASON SIMMONS DARREN HARRIOTT & MC LENNY SHERMAN TO BOOK CALL ; 0844 815 9074Venue: MERCURE TUNBRIDGE WELLS 8 TONBRIDGE ROAD PEMBURY TUNBRIDGE WELLS TN2 4QLPrice2 COURSE MEAL COMEDY & DISCO: GBP 25.00Links: Website: https:go.evvnt.com61542‐0…

Location: 12.4 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07968 851261
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01
OCT
Only Fools and 3 Courses
Mercure Maidstone Great Danes Hotel

Only Fools and 3 Courses Dinning InvitationJoin us for the Dinner event of the year which combines fine food and Comedy action served up ONLY FOOLS AND HORSESstyle.Marlene & Boycie are hosting a Gala Dinner but will things go to…

Location: 4.2 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01772 691284
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03
OCT
Creative Writing for Those with Dyslexia
Dyslexia Action

These workshops are aimed at dyslexic writers who want to develop their creativity. They will be led by a writer who is dyslexic has published two novels and various articles and short stories and has been teaching for over twenty years. The…

Location: 11.7 milesaway
Category: Literature and Books

TEL: 01273 234780
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09
OCT
Women On Wheels Day
Cyclopark

This day is for women riders of all abilities. We want to offer a relaxed fun informative cycling day meeting like minded women.What the day has to offer:Breeze Champion lead Rides ‐ These rides are short leisurely rides lead by our Breeze…

Location: 12.5 milesaway
Category: Sports

TEL: 01474 831400
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10
OCT
The Three Degrees
Assembly Hall Theatre

Famous soulful voices beautiful gowns and fabulous stage shows ‐ plus the most royal of fans ‐ Prince Charles The Three Degrees have been producing hits since 1963. They are known all around the world for songs like When Will I See…

Location: 14.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01892 554165
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13
OCT
Josh Widdicombe: What Do I Do Now?
Assembly Hall Theatre

Josh Widdicombe that guy from the TV comedy shows with the curly hair is back on the road with a brand new tour. Since hes been away from stand up Josh has been working hard on other things but dont worry in…

Location: 14.5 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01892 554165
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15
OCT
Spooky Sprint Tonbridge School
Tonbridge School Centre

We dare you to run in the Spooky Sprinta spine‐tingling different race A run in the dark with only a head torch to light your way which will test your nerve as well as your fitness. Its so good its…

Location: 11.7 milesaway
Category: Sports

TEL: 02079 321314
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16
OCT
Colour Run
Cyclopark

This year our very popular Colour Run will take place on October 16th. Colour run is a 5kms running event which is all about having fun. Runners will start all together in white t‐shirts and get covered in a rainbow of paint…

Location: 12.5 milesaway
Category: Sports

TEL: 01474 831400
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20
OCT
Blood Donation Session
Angel Centre

We are holding a blood donation session on Thursday 20th October at Angel Centre Angel Lane Tonbridge Kent TN9 1SF and have appointments available from 13.45 ‐ 16.30 & 17.30 ‐ 20.00.To book an appointment please call us on 0300 123 23…

Location: 11.8 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 03001 232323
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20
OCT
Whitney Queen of the Night
Assembly Hall Theatre

A stunning celebration of the music and life of one of the greatest singers of our time. This award winning production features a stellar line‐up with rising West End star Rebecca Freckleton delivering a breathtaking performance as Whitney. Taking us on a…

Location: 14.5 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01892 554165
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26
OCT
Don't Dribble on the Dragon
Assembly Hall Theatre

Tom is a toddler with a cool older brother a secret dragon and a dribbling problem that just wont stopWhen Toms endless drooling threatens to tear the brothers friendship apart can a dragons crazy magic help them put it back…

Location: 14.5 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01892 554165
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27
OCT
Hello Dolly
The Brook Theatre

Hello Dolly stormed the Broadway stage for 2844 performances and played for nearly three years in the West End; the show not only received 10 Tony Awards but a New York Drama Critics Circle Award…

Location: 8.2 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

27
OCT
Lee Mead: Some Enchanted Evening
Assembly Hall Theatre

Take a journey back to the time when the marvelous MGM films and musicals of the Forties and Fifties thrilled audiences around the world.Enjoy beautiful songs like Some Enchanted Evening from the 1958 film South Pacific and Ill See You…

Location: 14.5 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01892 554165
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30
OCT
CycloPsycho Sportive
Cyclopark

THE RIDE30October 2016 Cyclopark KentStarting and finishing at Cyclopark in Kent this killer sportive takes in some of the most feared and steepest climbs Kent has to offer. All routes start with a lap of the circuit and head straight out into…

Location: 12.5 milesaway
Category: Sports

TEL: Seew ebsite
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02
NOV
Steve Harley Acoustic Trio
Assembly Hall Theatre

Cockney Rebels and virtuosos James Lascelles pianopercussion and Barry Wickens violinguitarmandolin join Steve Harley for an intimate acoustic night. After a summer of outdoor shows with the full rock band Steve returns to a more intimate line up and promises a show…

Location: 14.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01892 554165
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04
NOV
Are You Experienced?
Assembly Hall Theatre

Could anyone measure up to Jimi Hendrix Well when you listen to singer and guitarist John Campbell and his band Are You Experienced you quickly realise it can be doneThe guitar work is note‐perfect and beautifully fluent. The voice IS Hendrix and…

Location: 14.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01892 554165
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05
NOV
Addams Family Dining Invitation
Dale Hill Hotel and Golf Club

Morticia Gomez Uncle Fester and LURCH meat and eat meet and greet the guests to their home were nothing is as it seems be ready to start clicking your fingersTheyre Creepy and Theyre CookyMysterious and SpookyTheyre Altogether OokyThe Addams Family.You will be…

Location: 15.7 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01772 691284
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19
NOV
Ada
Assembly Hall Theatre

Ada the grandest of all Ellen Kents operas returns with a stunning new traditional production boasting an impressive new set built by Set‐Up Scenery in the UK who also build sets for the Royal Opera Covent Garden.In Ada the splendour of Egypt…

Location: 14.5 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01892 554165
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25
NOV
The Comedy Club Chatham
Bridgewood Manor

The Comedy Club Chatham at the Bridgewood Manor Hotel on Friday 25th November. 3 Top Comedians as Seen on TV.John Ryan:Genius 5 Telegraph.Upbeat interesting and unique ITV.The irresistibly amiable John Ryan uses his acerbic wit and seemingly encyclopaedic knowledge of the world…

Location: 5.3 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01634 201333
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27
NOV
Mum2Mum Market - Tonbridge (Nearly New Sale)
Angel Centre

Sunday 11 September 201610am ‐ 12pmAngel Centre Angel Lane Tonbridge TN9 1SF BUY top quality pre‐loved baby & kids goods at our award winning pop‐up market. Over 20 stalls with lots of bargainsFREE goody bag for the first 100 peopleEntry only £2…

Location: 11.8 milesaway
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL:
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09
DEC
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
Assembly Hall Theatre

UK Productions bring you Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs with sparkling sets beautiful costumes hilarious antics wonderful special effects and loads of sing‐along laugh‐along fun. Starring Su Pollard as the Wicked Queen and Jamie Rickers from Citv and Nickelodeon as Muddles…

Location: 14.5 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01892 554165
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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: 12.5 milesaway
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07855 487006
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27
JAN
Bowie Experience
Assembly Hall Theatre

Bowie Experience is the worlds favourite and most authentic tribute to the thin white duke and continues to amaze audiences with an astounding attention to detail. For the authentic Bowie Experience with all the hits from A to Ziggy ‐ this show…

Location: 14.5 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01892 554165
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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: 3.6 milesaway
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: 3.6 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01622 759179
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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: 25/09/2016 18:00:08