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

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: 12.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01622 765400
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26
FEB
The Comedy Club Ashford
Ashford International Hotel - QHotels

Tony Simpson:Tony Simpson was Brilliant BBC Radio York.Tony is full of energy and improvisation a strong compere who can interact with any kind of audience.Finding fun energy and positivity in life provide a platform for his comedy and loves nothing more…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01233 219988
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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 Storm a brand new one‐off UK tour taking place from 16th 24th March 2016. Featuring…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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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: 15.4 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02071 938614
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29
APR
Afrikan Boy
St Mary In The Castle

Citing influences as varied as Fela Kuti King Sunny Ade and Dizzy Rascal ‐ and through collaborations with M.I.A DJ Shadow and Silver Bullit ‐ Afrikan Boy has steadily built an international fanbase through a combination of big beats wit humour and…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07748 917201
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04
MAY
Halfway To Paradise - The Billy Fury Story
The White Rock Theatre

Billy Fury was Britains own Elvis ‐ with looks like James Dean ‐ the girls went wild for himNow his own Furys Tornados play livewhile Billy is seen on screen.Colin Gold as Billy is sensational.A voice blessed by heaven ‐ Brian Matthew.…

Location: 15.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01424 462288
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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: 10 miles away
Category: Sports

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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 Kent East 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: 15.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07808 926139
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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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