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.

Editor's Picks

Forthcoming events in Tenterden

The Comedy Club Ashford
Ashford International Hotel - QHotels

The Comedy Club Ashford at the International Hotel on Friday 27th November. Christmas Special with 3 Top Comedians & Disco. James Redmond:Emmerdale ITV Hollyoaks Ch4 Casualty BBC1 Never Mind the Buzzcocks BBC2 Celebrity Who Wants to be a Millionaire ITV1 Soccor AM…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01233 219988
Cranbrook Symphony Orchestra Winter Concert 2015
St George's Church

The soloist Steve Hollamby teaches at a number of local schools St Ronans Dulwich Prep School Cranbrook Tonbridge and Eastbourne. He is a much sought‐after performer and the orchestra are delighted to be accompanying him. Also in the programme…

Location: 4.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07500 492083
Christmas Market
Leeds Castle

5th 6th 12th 13th 19th to 23rd December 2015.Leeds Castle hosts the annual Christmas Market on the Cedar Lawn overlooking the Castle. Discover an array of seasonal gift ideas toys decorations food and drink. Take a ride on our nostalgic fairground attractions…

Location: 12.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01622 765400
Twitter Training
Tudor Park

Two training courses in one day.AM‐ Getting started on Twitter.PM‐ The Twitter Content Atelier.TWITTER ‐ SOCIAL MEDIA TRAINING:Two trainers will be on hand to assist you with the practicalities of managing your own Twitter accounts. A hands on training course designed to…

Location: 14.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01622 726716
The Christmas Market
Leeds Castle

Leeds Castle hosts the annual Christmas Market on the Cedar Lawn overlooking the Castle. Discover an array of seasonal gift ideas toys decorations food and drink. Visit the Leeds Castle reindeer and birds of prey in the animal area.Enjoy our nostalgic fairground…

Location: 12.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

Beginners Digital Photography Course
Unshaken Photography - Lux Studios

Courses are run with small groups in a fun environment.Kent Digital Photography Training Course:You may be completely new to photography or be fed up with using your camera on fully automatic modes and be keen to explore the more creative options that…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01622 230964
Kent Show Ground

WINTER SOCIAL ‐ FEBRUARY 6TH 2016 ‐ KENT COUNTY SHOWGROUNDFollowing on from the sell out summer Social Nic Fanciullis Social brand returns with an all star line up for its Winter Edition on the 6thof February 2016Expect the highest level of production…

Location: 16.8 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07964 907348
Heritage Transport Show
Kent Showground

This event is for anyone with a passion or interest in vintage vehicles. The 2016 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: 16.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01622 630975
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

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.…

Want more?

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