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What's On in Kent

Kent is known as the Garden of England and its natural landscape makes for an array of top quality outdoor events all year round. Featuring a UNESCO World Heritage Site, numerous Blue Flag Beaches and historical links, seasonal events will ensure something different for every visit. 

What's on in Kent this weekend?

To find out what's on in Kent today or this weekend, use the search box on the left side of this page to narrow down your required date. Kent is a popular destination for day trips from London and also European travellers arriving into the UK by sea so events celebrating culture, food and music are never far away,

Family-friendly coastal seaside resorts such as Margate, Broadstairs and Ramsgate have events calendars geared for keeping kids entertained whether it's during the holidays or for a weekend break.

There's plenty for adults too with castles, gardens and museums providing a year-long supply of exhibitions, festivals and seasonal entertainment, none more so than at more than a dozen National Trust locations in Kent which display the Garden of England in all its glory.

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If you're travelling from outside the area for an event in Hampshire, there are numerous hotels and other accommodation options to suit your needs.

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Kent events near me

The guide below shows our calendar of events in Kent. Whether you're local or visiting the area, find what's happening near you by clicking the Map View button.

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  1. Add Footsteps in Time - costumed guided tour to your Itinerary

    Footsteps in Time - costumed guided tour

    Type

    Guided Walk

    Location

    Rochester

    Dates

    From:
    24 Feb 2017To24 Nov 2017

    Footsteps in Time are offering their costumed guided tours to the general public on a "turn up and go" basis.

  2. Add Broadstairs Dickens Festival to your Itinerary

    Broadstairs Dickens Festival

    Type

    Festival

    Location

    Broadstairs

    Dates

    From:
    17 Jun 2017To23 Jun 2017

    The 2017 Dickens Festival will see the introduction of some amazing new events, plus the welcome return of firm favourites, as the town celebrates the festival’s 80th year.

  3. Add Vaughan Williams A Sea Symphony and Elgar Enigma Variations concert to your Itinerary

    Vaughan Williams A Sea Symphony and Elgar Enigma Variations concert

    Type

    Music

    Location

    11 The Precincts, Canterbury

    Dates

    From:
    24 Jun 2017To24 Jun 2017

    PERFORMERS:
    Canterbury Choral Society
    Richard Cooke conductor
    Katherine Crompton soprano
    Edward Grint bass

    Two of the most voluptuous English 20th century compositions come together to bathe the Cathedral in glorious sounds. Vaughan Williams A Sea Symphony captures the differing moods of the sea...

  4. Add Kidenza classical concerts for kids to your Itinerary

    Kidenza classical concerts for kids

    Type

    Music

    Location

    High Street, Sevenoaks

    Dates

    From:
    24 Jun 2017To24 Jun 2017
    From:
    24 Jun 2017To24 Jun 2017

    Come and join us as we meet Pirates from the Caribbean, take part in African drumming, join in with Mambo from West Side Story, and travel around the world. Our classical concerts are always fun and never ever stuffy!
    Performed by our professional musicians we will end with the typically British...

  5. Add Summer Vintage Fair at Chiddingstone Castle to your Itinerary

    Summer Vintage Fair at Chiddingstone Castle

    Type

    Participatory Event

    Location

    Edenbridge

    Dates

    From:
    25 Jun 2017To25 Jun 2017

    Join us for our colourful Summer Vintage Fair at Chiddingstone Castle - stalls, refreshments, dancing and entertainment from bygone days.  Admission price on the gates will be only £5 adults; £1 children (5-13); Under 5’s FREE.  Please note that HHA Membership cards, 2 for 1 vouchers and...

  6. Add Leeds Castle Triathlon to your Itinerary

    Leeds Castle Triathlon

    Type

    Sporting Events

    Location

    Maidstone

    Dates

    From:
    25 Jun 2017To26 Jun 2017

    Swim… Bike… Run… the most exhilarating way to experience "The Loveliest Castle in the World". Register to compete in either the Sprint or Standard Triathlon either on your own or as part of a team. Alternatively spectator tickets are available if you would rather watch the triathletes swim around...

  7. Add Dreamland Summer Tea Dance to your Itinerary

    Dreamland Summer Tea Dance

    Type

    Dance / Dancing

    Location

    Margate

    Dates

    From:
    25 Jun 2017To25 Jun 2017

    A slice of strictly comes to Margate!

    Come and relive the good old days and enjoy an afternoon of music and social dancing in the beautifully restored 1920s Ballroom.

    Ms Tequila Slammer Anna will be your hostess for the afternoon, offering dance demonstrations and tuition alongside co-host Leon...

  8. Add Egerton Music Festival 2017 to your Itinerary

    Egerton Music Festival 2017

    Type

    Music

    Location

    Egerton, Ashford

    Dates

    From:
    26 Jun 2017To2 Jul 2017

    A week of music of all kinds, from classical to jazz, folk and blues in a beautiful rural setting. Accompanied by an exhibition of local artists.

  9. Add Tentertainment 2017 to your Itinerary

    Tentertainment 2017

    Type

    Participatory Event

    Location

    Tenterden

    Dates

    From:
    30 Jun 2017To2 Jul 2017

    Tentertainment 2017

  10. Add Big Day Out Kent to your Itinerary

    Big Day Out Kent

    Type

    Festival

    Location

    Maidstone

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jul 2017To1 Jul 2017

    This year Big Day Out will come to Mote Park in July, and promises to feature some big names.