Round up of Events and Xmas Meals
There is certainly plenty going on across the county and so to make things easier we’ll be adding to the list in this one post during the next coming days.
Brasserie Christmas Party Night on MAIDSTONE – Friday 1st December
A night not to be missed! Enjoy an evening of celebrations including a delicious three-course meal before dancing the night away, a great way to get into the Christmas spirit. Held in the Brasserie restaurant.Great pre-party offers in the bar between 6pm and 7pm.READ MORE
The Heart of Kent Hospice Christmas Choir Evening at The Hengist in AYLESFORD – 1st December
This evening will commence at 6.45pm, with The Heart of Kent Hospice Choir Performance at 7pm.
There will be free Mulled Wine and Roasted Chestnuts all prepared on The Hengist Big Green Egg BBQ. Wrap up warm and come and enjoy a family evening with Hot chocolate and marshmellows for the children! The beginning of a lovely winters month.READ MORE
Christmas Party Nights at Stonelees in RAMSGATE – 1st, 2nd, 8th, 9th, 15th & 16th December
Celebrate the festive season with work colleagues or family and friends in the Saxon Suite at Stonelees.
Enjoy a cocktail upon arrival, followed by a delicious three-course meal, then dance the night away to our resident DJ.Just £28 per person. READ MORE
Christmas Food Festival at Whitstable Castle in WHITSTABLE – Sunday 10th December
On Sunday 10th December, we will be hosting our ‘Christmas Food Festival’ at Whitstable Castle from 11.00 – 4.00pm.
The Castle will be filled with an abundance of local Kentish produce to buy & sample plus a few outdoor activities including our Santa’s Grotto. READ MORE
Christmas Comedy Night at The Roffen in Rochester – Wednesday 6th December
Headlining is Irishman JARLETH REGAN with DARREN ALTMAN (BGT 2016 finalist) NIGEL NG and KONSTANTIN KISIN. Tickets include a basket meal served @ 7.30pm. READ MORE
Bach to Baby Christmas Family Concert at Canterbury Cathedral – Friday 8th December 2017
Magical music, festive frolics, sparkles and spices, oh my! Grab your friends, harness up your fastest reindeer and meet us at a Bach to Baby concert for the perfect perlude to the holiday season! READ MORE
The Santa Show 2017: Santa’s Christmas Wish at The Kings Halladd to shortlist – Saturday 9th December
Christmas is a season of joy, love and sharing, a time when Santa delivers presents all over the world… but what would Santa himself like for Christmas? READ MORE
St Nicholas Parade – Saturday 9th December 2017
The annual St Nicholas Parade will depart from Westgate Hall at 12 noon making it’s way through the Canterbury to the Cathedral for a short service of celebration. READ MORE
Produce and Craft Market at Wimereux Square – Sunday 10th December 2017
An exciting shopping experience in Herne Bay on the second Sunday of every month! READ MORE
Christmas Show: Around the World in 80 Days at Silver Blades Ice Rink – Tuesday 5th December 2017
Treat your family and friends to a spectacular ice show on the lead up to Christmas & bring them to Around the world in 80 Days! READ MORE
Christmas Getin2Hockey at Gravesend Rugby Club – Tuesday 5th December 2017
Christmas special hockey taster session hosted by Gravesend Ladies Hockey Club in collaboration with Kent Sport. READ MORE
Frosted Fairground at Dreamland – 1st December 2017 to 3rd January 2018
The Frosted Fairground will return to Dreamland this year, with an ice rink and all the favourite rides.
Faversham Christmas Market – 10th and 17th December 2017
The Faversham Christmas Markets have become a popular yearly event and are the place to pick up gorgeous, locally made gifts and produce, enjoy some festive music and sip a glass or two of mulled wine.
Christmas at Hawley Garden Centre
Christmas is coming, the magic has begun! The Elves are busy putting the final touches to the Hawley Garden Centre Grotto, before they start preparing for their new Christmas event for 2017 !!
Christmas Wine and Chocolate Pairing at Lingfield College – Friday 8th December 2017
A fun yet educational evening matching wine to chocolate. This event includes a hosted tasting session sampling exclusive wine in a relaxed setting. READ MORE
Christmas at Herne Bay Pier – 9th and 10th December 2017
Traditional Christmas Market of stalls offering gifts, crafts, produce and more will line the pier. The pier’s 30-permanent huts will be open too, offering everything from fashion to champagne and oysters – making this a memorable Christmas shopping experience.
Magical Medieval Christmas at Canterbury Tales – 16th & 17th December 2017
The Canterbury Tales is hosting festive fun with Father Christmas in a very special time travelling adventure for children… READ MORE
Brasserie Christmas Party Night at Mercure Maidstone Great Danes Hotel – 14th December 2017
Enjoy an evening of celebrations including a delicious three-course meal before dancing the night away, a great way to get into the Christmas spirit. Held in the Brasserie restaurant. READ MORE
Smarden Christmas Tree Festival Concert at St Michaels Church – 8 to 10 December 2017
Throughout the village of Smarden, members of various groups and societies are secretly preparing their decorations for the forthcoming biennial Christmas tree festival. The venue for this keenly contested competition is St Michaels Church.
Santa Specials at Faversham Miniature Railway – 10th & 17th December 2017
Once again Faversham Miniature Railway the only 9″ Gauge Miniature Railway in the UK open to the public will be hold its popular Santa Specials this December. READ MORE
Christmas Crib Festival at St John the Baptist Church – 14th to 17th December 2017
We invite to you join us at our lovely Church on the Isle of Oxney as we prepare for Christmas; our Crib Festival starts with the Cranbrook Band on Thursday and open daily with lots to see and do. READ MORE
Thanet Festival Choir Christmas Carol Concert at Holy Trinity Church – Saturday 16 December 2017
Thanet Festival Choir’s annual Christmas Carol Concert is a long-standing local tradition which, for many people, represents the true start of the Festive Season. READ MORE
Christmas Lantern Tours at Hemsley Conservation Centre – Saturday 16 December 2017
Come and visit the Hemsley Conservation Centre after hours during select dates in December and be guided around the zoo by lanterns with a dedicated guide. READ MORE
Argentine Tango Glitter Christmas Ball at Littlebourne War Memorial Hall – Saturday 16 December 2017
Come and dance the night away at our Christmas Glitter Ball. A chance to dress to impress and wear something that glitters to make the whole place sparkle. READ MORE
Children’s Christmas Disco at Whitstable Castle – Sunday 17 December 2017
Treat your kids to a fun packed evening at Whitstable Castle on Sunday 17th December. READ MORE
Make a special Christmas ornament at Betteshanger Country Park – 21 to 24 December 2017
Bring the family together and make a special Christmas ornament to adorn your home. READ MORE
Skate with Santa at Planet Ice Gillingham – Sunday 24 December 2017
Skate with Santa and his elves on Christmas Eve!! There will also be a family disco session running until 6pm! READ MORE
Shoreham Village Christmas Bazaar at Shoreham Village School – Tuesday 26 December 2017
Christmas Bazaar for all the family with all the traditional favourites including: father Christmas’ grotto, games, craft and festive goods stalls, hot food, homemade cakes and mulled wine. READ MORE
Santa In Love at The Marlowe – Tuesday 19th December 2017
An interactive show about Santa and what he wants best.
The Christmassy Christmas Show at The Marlowe – Friday 22nd December 2017
A celebration of everything Christmassy, from fir trees, fairy lights, sleigh bells and snowflakes to crackers, carols, presents and puddings! READ MORE