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What's on in Canterbury & the Surrounding Area

Canterbury events 2014 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 Canterbury may be subject to change. Before making your travel plans we suggest you contact the event organisers to confirm details.

Featured Events and Festivals

Whitstable Oyster Festival

Whitstable Oyster Festival

Sat 26 Jul - Fri 1 Aug 2014

Lounge on the Farm

Lounge on the Farm

Sat 2 Aug 2014

Big Cat Week © Paul W

Big Cat Week

Mon 4 - Sat 9 Aug 2014

Herne Bay Bus Rally

Herne Bay Bus Rally

Sun 10 Aug 2014

Bay Day Air Display

Bay Day Air Display

Sun 17 Aug 2014

WCCA Conference 2014

2014 Conference on the Arts

Mon 18 - Thu 21 Aug 2014

Herne Bay Festival

Herne Bay Festival

Sat 23 - Sun 31 Aug 2014

Wise Words Festival, Canterbury

Wise Words Festival

Fri 12 - Sun 21 Sep 2014

Canterbury Food and Drink Festival

Canterbury Food and Drink Festival

Fri 26 - Sun 28 Sep 2014

Canterbury Festival

Canterbury Festival

Sat 18 Oct - Sat 1 Nov 2014

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  • Barnum at The Marlowe TheatreTue 23 Jun - Sat 4 Jul 2015Barnum's the name, P T Barnum, and I want to tell you that tonight, on this stage, you are going to see - bar none - every sight, wonder and miracle that name stands for!
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  • Barnum at The Marlowe TheatreTue 23 Jun - Sat 4 Jul 2015Barnum's the name, P T Barnum, and I want to tell you that tonight, on this stage, you are going to see - bar none - every sight, wonder and miracle that name stands for!
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  • Barnum at The Marlowe TheatreTue 23 Jun - Sat 4 Jul 2015Barnum's the name, P T Barnum, and I want to tell you that tonight, on this stage, you are going to see - bar none - every sight, wonder and miracle that name stands for!
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26 July 2014 to 01 August 2014

Whitstable Oyster FestivalSat 26 Jul - Fri 1 Aug 2014A week of festivity celebrating Whitstable's fascinating history and unique heritage alongside its contemporary talent and enthusiasm for fun.

26 July 2014 to 01 August 2014

Textile Exhibition of Margo Selby & Tracie Peisley at WhitstableSat 26 Jul - Fri 1 Aug 2014A textile exhibition of Margo Selby's latest jackets, rugs and hand-woven pieces plus guest artist Tracie Peisley will be launching her wearable art. All visitors welcome.

26 July 2014 to 01 August 2014

Oyster Lacemakers at The Whitstable ShopSat 26 Jul - Fri 1 Aug 2014The gentle and intricate art of bobbin lace-making is on display with Whitstable's Oyster Lacemakers in the Whitstable Shop Garden. A chance for the nimble-fingered to have a go.

28 July 2014 to 02 August 2014

Tonight's The Night at The Marlowe TheatreMon 28 Jul - Sat 2 Aug 2014Tonight's The Night, the smash-hit West End musical inspired by the hit songs of Rod Stewart, is an all-singing, all-dancing feel-good show that has played to sell-out audiences across the country.

29 July 2014 to 02 August 2014

Grand-Guignol Theatre of Film at Playhouse Theatre WhitstableTue 29 Jul - Sat 2 Aug 2014An evening of classic tales, reliving the spirit of Grand-Guignol, the infamous turn-of-the-century Parisian theatre that captivated and terrified audiences with its tales of the macabre, of mystery, suspense, and horror and of bawdy comedy

28 July 2014 to 03 August 2014

Primate Week at Howletts Wild Animal ParkMon 28 Jul - Sun 3 Aug 2014Join us at Howletts for a week dedicated to our gorillas, gibbons and other primates! Dont' miss the chance to see special enrichment with the animals, craft making, woodland walks and more.

30 July 2014 to 05 August 2014

Bend One's Steps III at Horsebridge Arts and Community CentreWed 30 Jul - Tue 5 Aug 2014Jude Kingshott and Penny Watts Mixed Media Jude and Penny return to the Horsebridge with a collaborative and diverse exhibition of mixed media fine art.

23 July 2014 to 05 August 2014

MAHL at Horsebridge Arts and Community CentreWed 23 Jul - Tue 5 Aug 2014Watercolours, Acrylics, Oils, Paints, Sculptures. Malone, Gadenne, Hughes & Livesey provide the acronym for this eclectic array of art, a Mahlstick being the rest tool for artists working at their easels.

30 July 2014 to 06 August 2014

Your Fishy Whitstable at Horsebridge Arts and Community CentreWed 30 Jul - Wed 6 Aug 2014The University of Greenwich is running an exciting and innovative photo project called Your Fishy Whitstable. For full details of how to enter work please see the Horsebridge website.

11 July 2014 to 22 August 2014

Beyond the View at Sidney Cooper GalleryFri 11 Jul - Fri 22 Aug 2014Beyond the View: Reframing the Sunbeam Photographic Collection. The photographs document life in the South East of England from 1917 to 1976 and capture social history through political, civic and ceremonial events.

26 July 2014 to 24 August 2014

Display Space at The Beaney House of Art & KnowledgeSat 26 Jul - Sun 24 Aug 2014The Beaney Front Room takes you on a journey into the infinite void with a group exhibition by local artists that interprets the great unknown, exploring planets, stars, alien landscapes and black holes.

12 July 2014 to 24 August 2014

Robert Jarvis: aroundNorth at The Beaney House of Art & KnowledgeSat 12 Jul - Sun 24 Aug 2014Inspired by a visit to Armagh Observatory, Robert Jarvis created this sound installation.

23 June 2015 to 04 July 2015

Barnum at The Marlowe TheatreTue 23 Jun - Sat 4 Jul 2015Barnum's the name, P T Barnum, and I want to tell you that tonight, on this stage, you are going to see - bar none - every sight, wonder and miracle that name stands for!

14 July 2015 to 14 July 2015

Jimmy Carr: Funny Business at The Marlowe TheatreTue 14 Jul 2015Jimmy Carr brings his brand-new stand up show to The Marlowe.

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