What's on inTonbridge

Welcome to Tonbridge

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

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Forthcoming events in Tonbridge

Orpington Record and CD Collector Fair
Crofton Halls

These events are held at Crofton Halls Crofton Road Orpington next to the railway station on the first Sunday of every month. All genres from years gone by to present day. The fair has just about everything; there are dealers who are…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07742 953200
Daisy Dog Vintage & Antiques Fair
Oxted Community Hall

Daisy Dog Vintage FairA splendid vintage experience for all Shabby chic furniturehandmade quiltsvintage jewellerywedding hair accessoriesold fashionedjams and chutneysbags and glovephotographic restorationsilvermithlive music and we haven't finished yet …

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01883 716056
Stewart Francis
Hazlitt Theatre

The star of 'Mock The Week' 'Michael McIntyre's Roadshow' and 'Live At The Apollo' embarks on a brand new tour with a fantastic and hilarious new show A brilliant comic brain... this stand‐up cracks some…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

The Comedy Club Dartford
Thistle Brands Hatch

Host Comedian ‐ David Whitney:I call Whitney The Wit. You cant stop him; you can only hope to contain him. ‐ Reginald D. Hunter.Born in Aberdeen into an army family David grew up all over the world on various army camps. He…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01474 855712
Runner's World Festival of Trail
Bedgebury Forest and Pinetum

Runner's World Trailblazer events return with the hugely popular 10k and our new traffic‐free 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: 10.9 miles away
Category: Sports

The Chiddingstone Castle Summer Vintage Fair
Chiddingstone Castle

The inaugural Summer Vintage fair takes place on the South Lawn of the Castle grounds with stalls selling Vintage clothing furniture accessories and homeware and so much more. There will also be music entertainment and refreshments to help the day go…

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01892 872746
The Vicars Picnic ( Yalding Music Festival )
Vicar's Island, Yalding.

Best independent festival on the banks of the river Medway. We put experience before profit bringing a slice of Glastonbury for the whole family to our corner of Kent. Camping and Glamping available. …

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

Ghost Hunting with Ghost Hunt Live
Tonbridge Castle

Ghost Hunt Live venture to Tonbridge Castle Kent for a very special Ghost HuntThe night will have limited guests and will be recorded for the new web seriesDate Saturday 17th October 2015Tonbridge boasts Kents best example of a Motte‐and‐Bailey Gatehouse and its…

Location: 0.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous


Tourist Attractions

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…

Tonbridge Castle

When William the Conquerer came to England in 1066 he brought with him the concept of the castle. He and his men of which there were 12,000 at most, needed rapidly to make themselves secure amongst a potentially hostile population of one and a half million, and simply…

Chiddingstone Castle

Chiddingstone Castle, a squire's home with Tudor roots, hidden in lovely unspoiled Wealden countryside yet only 35 miles from London, was once the seat of the Streatfeilds, and has retained an intimate, timeless appeal through all changes. Chiddingstone Castle is open to the public during the summer…

Finchcocks Musical Museum

The Georgian manor of Finchcocks houses the magnificent Richard Burnett collection of historical keyboard instruments.…

Spa Valley Railway

The Spa Valley Railway runs for 3 miles through the picturesque Kentish Weald countryside between the town of Royal Tunbridge Wells and the village of Groombridge, stopping off in between at High Rocks. Come and visit us and enjoy the delights of travelling behind a steam train, through…

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