What's on in Canterbury & the Surrounding Area

Canterbury events 2015 include; theatre, dance, week-long traditional festivals to day carnivals, classic car shows to international food fairs and live music to outdoor theatre, it's all here and awaiting your visit. Take a look through the events in Canterbury to find out what is coming up.

Please be advised that events in the Canterbury district may be subject to change. Before making your travel plans we suggest you contact the event organisers to confirm details.

Featured Events & Festivals

Kent Wheel © University of Kent

Kent Wheel

Wed 1 Jul - Thu 15 Oct 2015

Meet The Ancestors

The Ancestors

Mon 18 May - Sun 23 Aug 2015

Whitstable Oyster Festival

Whitstable Oyster Festival

Thu 23 Jul - Sun 2 Aug 2015

Canterbury Shakespeare Festival 2015

Canterbury Shakespeare Festival 2015

Fri 14 - Sun 16 Aug 2015

Canterbury Shakespeare Festival 2015

Canterbury Shakespeare Festival 2015

Fri 21 - Sun 23 Aug 2015

Herne Bay Festival 2015

Herne Bay Festival

Sat 22 - Sun 30 Aug 2015

Far Far Away, Aurora Orchestra

bOing! International Festival

Sat 29 - Sun 30 Aug 2015

50th Festival

50th Festival

Fri 4 - Sun 6 Sep 2015

Canterbury Food and Drink Festival

Canterbury Food and Drink Festival

Fri 25 - Sun 27 Sep 2015

Canterbury Festival

Canterbury Festival

Sat 17 - Sat 31 Oct 2015

Do you have an event taking place in the Canterbury district you would like us to include in our events diary? Please send us the details.

Today's Events

Find out what events are taking place today in Canterbury, Whitstable and Herne Bay. 

Today's Events

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What's On

<April 2016>

06 April 2016 to 06 April 2016

Philharmonia Orchestra at The Marlowe TheatreWed 6 Apr 2016In The Hands Of Fate.

10 April 2016 to 10 April 2016

Kate Rusby at The Marlowe TheatreSun 10 Apr 2016Of all the stars in Folk Music's wondrous firmament few shine as brightly as Yorkshire's Kate Rusby.

12 April 2016 to 16 April 2016

The Last Tango at The Marlowe TheatreTue 12 - Sat 16 Apr 2016The nation's favourite Stictly Come Dancing stars in their ultimate farewell show.

01 April 2015 to 01 September 2015

New Park Trails! at Westgate GardensWed 1 Apr - Tue 1 Sep 2015Pick up our Spring and Summer trail sheets from the Canterbury Umbrella Centre, St. Peter's Street, Canterbury 10am - 3pm Monday - Saturday from 1st April to 1st September.

14 April 2016 to 14 April 2016

Alex Hughes and Alex Rider at St Gregory's Centre for MusicThu 14 Apr 2016'New Generation Artists from Canterbury' Alex Hughes, piano; Alex Rider, harp; & Canterbury Winds Programme to include Mozart's Quintet for piano and winds.

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