What's on inTenterden


Welcome to Tenterden

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

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Forthcoming events in Tenterden

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: 7.6 miles away
Category: Bizarre

TEL: 07724 364333
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08
NOV
the Circus of Horrors. Voodoo
White Rock Theatre

After taking to the road over 22 years ago and touring all over the world the phenomenon returns with its latest brand new incarnation Voodoo. The spectacular features an amazing amalgamation of bizarre & fantastic circus acts acts all woven into a…

Location: 15.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01424 462288
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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: 6.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01233 771915
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25
NOV
The Comedy Club Ashford
Ashford International Hotel - QHotels

The Comedy Club Ashford at the International Hotel on Saturday 25th November.The Comedy Club Present 3 Top Comedians as Seen on TV.Category: Arts Performing Arts Comedy.Artists Speakers: TBC Please Visit www.thecomedyclub.co.uk…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01233 219988
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25
NOV
WORLD OF WINE TASTING & SUPPER
THE SWALLOWS OAST

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01580 753487
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02
DEC
Dynamic Psychic Party Christmas Special
The Black Market VIP

Stage demonstrations of mediumship2hours;Michael Kingscote & Martin HopgoodTable readings from;Lisa Strain Kate MaySascha Cooper Tony McMahon Tickets include Entrance Christmas buffet Mini reading at your table and two hours of mediumship on stage. Music & Drinks available up til 11pm £34.99pp Tickets…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 7706 912180
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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: 13.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01772 691284
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30
JAN
An Ellen Kent Production: Madama Butterfly
White Rock Theatre

Introducing the celebrated soprano Maria HeeJung Kim from the Korean National Opera Seoul and the international soprano Alyona KistenyovaWinner of The Best Opera Award Liverpool Daily Post Theatre Awards.Back by overwhelming public demand this award winning Opera returns with exquisite sets including…

Location: 15.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01424 462288
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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: 16.8 miles away
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: 16.8 miles away
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: 15.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +441227 749759
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29
APR
An Ellen Kent Production: La Traviata
White Rock Theatre

A tragic tale of searing passion and memorable music that tells of the passionate loves and life of the consumptive courtesan Violetta.Opera & Ballet International proudly presents an Ellen Kent Production with international soloists highly‐praised chorus and full orchestra.VerdiLA TRAVIATAStarring the international…

Location: 15.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01424 462288
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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: 12.6 miles away
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: 16.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: Seew ebsite
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Tourist Attractions


Bodiam Castle

One of the most famous and evocative castles in Britain, Bodiam was built in 1385, as both a defence and a comfortable home. The exterior is virtually complete and the ramparts rise dramatically above the moat. Enough of the interior survives to give an impression of castle life.…

Highlands Farm

Located deep in the heart of the glorious Kent country side the Centre is an unbeatable family day out. With lots of new attractions have opened for Easter 2004' plus all the old favourites, no other attraction offers so much to see and do for all ages…

Kent and East Sussex Railway

Less than an hour from the M25 lies an area of gentle hills, woods and marshland where friendly olde world charm of a past age await to greet you. Our line joins together the jewels of the Weald, Tenterden Town and Bodiam Castle, brushing past the quiet Sussex…

Sissinghurst Castle

One of the world's most celebrated gardens, the creation of Vita Sackville‐West and her husband Sir Harold NicolsonDeveloped around the surviving parts of an Elizabethan mansion with a central red‐brick prospect tower, a series of small enclosed compartments, intimate in scale and romantic in atmosphere and including the…

Smallhythe Place

The half‐timbered house, built in the early 16th century when Smallhythe was a thriving shipbuilding yard, was the home of the Victorian actress Ellen Terry from 1899 to 1928 and contains her fascinating theatre collection. The cottage grounds include her rose garden, orchard, nuttery, a wonderful display of…

Ballooning Partnership

Hot Air Balloons at Ballooning Partnership in Cranbrook, Kent. Contact venue on 01580 850880 for opening times and entrance costs.…

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