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

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: 4.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01892 554165
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27
JAN
The Comedy Club Chatham
Bridgewood Manor

The Comedy Club Present 3 Top Comedians as Seen on TV.Venue: Bridgewood Manor Walderslade Woods Chatham ME5 9AXPriceMeal & Comedy Show: GBP 28Links: Website: https:go.evvnt.com73021‐0…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01634 201333
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29
JAN
Lingfield Antiques, Collectables and Vintage Fair
Lingfield Park Racecourse

Come along to explore up to 130 indoor stalls at this fantastic fair. Bristling with some amazing antiques collectables and vintage items this friendly and welcoming fair is held in the top class modern facilities of Lingfield Racecourse in Surrey. Only 10…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01293 690777
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02
FEB
Seriously Dead
Assembly Hall Theatre

One ordinary day in the quiet little town of Olwinskirk a chain of extraordinary events began to take place bringing the lives of Betty Albert Billy and the local undertaker Tristan de Winter to an uncomfortable crossroads.Albert Blunderstone has been hiding abroad…

Location: 4.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01892 554165
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05
FEB
Orpington Record and CD Collector Fair
Crofton Halls

These events are held at Crofton Halls Crofton Road Orpington next to the railway station and only 20 mins from Central London on the first Sunday of every month. All genres from years gone by to present day. The fair has…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07742 953200
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07
FEB
Save a life & give blood
Angel Centre

We are holding blood donation sessions at Angel Centre Angel lane Tonbridge TN9 1SF on Tuesday 7th February & Tuesday 21st February and have appointments available between 13.45 ‐ 16.30 & 17.30 ‐ 20.00.To make an appointment please visit us online at…

Location: 0.1 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 03001 232323
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09
FEB
Jamie Raven Live
Assembly Hall Theatre

Jamie Raven burst onto an unsuspecting world during the 2015 series of Britains Got Talent. His magic amazed audiences and even made Simon Cowell exclaim I now finally believe in magicJamie has been perfecting his craft over the past 11 years working…

Location: 4.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01892 554165
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04
MAR
Art for Arts Sake
Hospice in the Weald

This year Hospice in the Weald will be hosting its first art exhibition: Art for Arts Sake.Purchase fantastic art at our two day exhibition at Hospice in the Weald Pembury Tunbridge Wells. With up to 300 paintings on display from local artists…

Location: 3.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01892 820528
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04
MAR
Beginners Digital Photography Course - Maidstone,
Lux Studios

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 your camera has to offer. This fun and…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01622 230964
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08
MAR
Paul Carroll’s Music Hall Tavern
Hazlitt Theatre

Whatever your age come along and join Mrs T and the girls from MHT this Spring for a truly magnificent night of dazzling costumes side splitting laughter and a cast of unique characters singing and dancing all night long.A feel‐good night that…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 675750
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01
APR
Fawlty Towers Interactive Dinner Show
Mercure Tunbridge Wells 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: 3.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01772 691284
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08
APR
Only Fools and 3 Courses The Sequel
Mercure Tunbridge Wells Hotel

Comedy Dining are pleased to bring you the sequel to Only Fools and 3 Courses a completely different dining experience.DCI Roy Slater will be putting in an appearance and we all know what Del thinks of himCassandra and Rodney take a trip…

Location: 3.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01772 691284
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07
MAY
Wheels around the Weald
Hospice in the Weald

Our popular Wheels around the Weald cycling event is back and will be starting from Hospice in the Weald. Choose between a 20 40 or 80 mile route around Kents most scenic roads enjoy chip timing and the chance to raise money…

Location: 3.5 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01892 820528
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23
MAY
Rent - The Musical
Assembly Hall Theatre

Do not miss the legendary multi‐award‐winning and ground‐breaking rock musical RENT as it celebrates its incredible 20th anniversary.This exhilarating landmark musical tells the thrilling story of a group of impoverished young artists struggling to survive in New York Citys East Village in…

Location: 4.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01892 554165
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23
MAY
Utility Week Live 2017, NEC, Birmingham
NEC

Utility Week Live is the UKs only exhibition event dedicated to the UKs gas electricity and water industries connecting Britains utilities to their suppliers contractors and partners. Taking place 23rd ‐ 24th May 2017 at the NEC Birmingham it brings the vibrant…

Location: 13.3 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01342 332093
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26
MAY
Alfresco Festival 2017
Colebrook Lakes

Alfresco Festival returns for a second year in its stunning home of Colebrook Lakes Royal Tunbridge Wells. This beautiful piece of the Kent countryside will host at least six stages of incredible music an array of the finest street foods and bars…

Location: 2.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02083 552176
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26
MAY
Alfresco Festival returns with 2017 year line up..
Colebrook Lakes

Alfresco Festival returns for a second year in its stunning home of Colebrook Lakes Royal Tunbridge Wells. This beautiful piece of the Kent countryside will host at least six stages of incredible music an array of the finest street foods and bars…

Location: 2.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 0
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10
JUN
Inflatable 5k - Lingfield, Surrey
Lingfield Park Racecourse

10 Gigantic Inflatable ObstaclesPit your wits against ten giant inflatable obstacles that will let you flip bounce & boing your way around an incredibly fun 5k courseVenue: Lingfield Park Racecourse Racecourse Rd Lingfield RH7 6PQPrice16 Weeks Before: GBP 258 Weeks Before: GBP…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07709 471891
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16
JUN
Joy Festival
Groombridge Place

We are excited to announce that Joy Festival will be on 161718 June 2017 in the beautiful grounds of 17th Century moated manor house Groombridge Place near Tunbridge Wells.Joy Festival is an innovative eclectic & unique festival that brings together the latest…

Location: 6.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07899 753352
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21
JUN
Gangsta Granny
Assembly Hall Theatre

Its Friday night and Ben knows that means only one thing ‐ staying with Granny There will be cabbage soup cabbage pie and cabbage cake and Ben knows one thing for sure ‐ its going to be sooooooooo boring But what Ben…

Location: 4.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01892 554165
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24
SEP
Hospice 10K Run
Lower Cricket Ground

Hit the roads of Tunbridge Wells this September with our challenging 10K in support of Hospice in the Weald. Registration will open at 9:00am with the race starting at 10:00am. The route is our famous challenging course through Langton Green boarding…

Location: 4.2 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01892 820527
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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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Want to see what other attractions to visit when in Tonbridge? See our list of attractions in Tonbridge, including theme parks, castles, historic houses, zoos and many more family days out.