PUBLISHED: 14:55 29 October 2011 | UPDATED: 20:12 20 February 2013
Festivals, Concerts, Fireworks, Fairs - all the important dates to put in your diary!...
Festivals, Concerts, Fireworks, Fairs, Theatre, Events, and Competitions - all the important dates to put in your diary!...
Festivals, Concerts, Fireworks, Fairs...
Dunorlan Park Fireworks
Tickets: 4 to 7, various local outlets and on the gate
Dunorlan Park, Tunbridge Wells
One of the best-attended eventsin the towns calendar, this years fireworks display, run by the Tunbridge Wells Round Table, promises a spectacular night.
PICTURE 'DUNORLAN RED' BY DAVID BURR
Tickets: 9 to 18
Leeds Castle, Maidstone
This years spectacular will be set to music inspired by the theme of Space. There will also be a special film screened for the youngsters.
Quex Bonfire and Fireworks
07969 058951 / 07773 679795
Quex Park, Birchington
Fireworks, huge bonfire, live bands, a beer tent, fairground rides and lots to eat.
Gulbenkian Theatre, Canterbury
Following a sell-out run at the Edinburgh Fringe, the Kent-born award-winning comedian Joe Wilkinson is in Canterbury to tickle your funny bone.
26 Nov-2 Jan 2012
Tickets: From 7 (inc skate hire)
Calverley Park, Tunbridge Wells
Designed for all ages, the real ice rink will be the backdrop for a number of events over the festive period, including prizes for the best skater and the best Bambi on the ice.
Mount Ephraim Fireworks
Tickets: 9 (advance), 12 (on the door)
Mount Ephraim Gardens, Faversham
The beautiful grounds of this grand house make a wonderful backdrop for the Dawes Community Association Annual Fireworks Display.
5 and 6 Nov
Tickets: 6 to 44
The Hop Farm,
Bonfire and burgers, fireworks and fun, plus live music! Get ready for a fireworks party to remember.
Christmas Tree Festival
3 to 11 Dec (entry deadline: 1 Nov)
Orpington Methodist Church
Exercise your artistic skills by decorating a tree and entering it in this years Christmas Tree Festival. They could be themed or not, its up to you.
Call 01689 898931 or email@example.com.
Theatre, Events, Competitions...
Hound of the Baskervilles
Tickets: 12 and 14
The Stag, Sevenoaks
The Sevenoaks Players bring Sir Athur Conan Doyles famous detective to life. The perfect production for those dark, winter evenings.
at The Grand
The Grand, Folkestone
Proving that there might be life after earth, this will certainly be a night to remember
A Christmad Carol
Tickets: Contact venue
Woodville Halls Theatre, Gravesend
The Chapterhouse Theatre company is bringing this Dickens classic to life, with the ever-memorable character of Scrooge taking centre stage.
Charley Boorman Live 2011
Tickets: From 18.50
The Orchard, Dartford
Charley Boorman, motorcyclist and adventurer, brings his speaking tour to Kent, with some footage not shown on his TV programmes.
Make a Joyful Noise
Rochester Cathedral, Rochester
Come along for an evening of joyful choral music. The Rochester Cathedral Choir, conducted by Scott Farrell, will also perform.
If you do 5things this month...
1. The Mediums at The Grand
2. Ice skating in Calverley Park,
3. Make a Joyful Noise,
4. Ideal Home Show at Christmas, Earls Court
5. Charley Boorman Live 2011,
The Orchard, Dartford
Ghosts of Gone Birds
This exhibition aims to throw some light on the increasing loss of bird species across the world. Contributors such as Ralph Steadman, Margaret Atwood and Sir Peter Blake will contribute.
Ideal Home Showat Christmas
Tickets: Contact venue
0844 209 7330
A series of themed rooms will offer style tips on how to dress up your home for the festive season, plus a spectacularline-up of celebs and design experts.
Win a pair of tickets to the Ideal Home Show at ChristmasKent Life has got 10 pairs of tickets to give away, and all you have to do is answer this simple festive question.
How many gold rings were given in the song Twelve Days of Christmas?
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or send your answer in on a postcard to:
Kent Life, Ideal Home at Christmas, Baskerville Place, 28 Teville Road, Worthing, West Sussex BN11 1UG.
Deadline for entries: 10 November.Please also include your email and postal address and a daytime telephone number. Archant competition rules apply (for full terms and conditionseewww.kent.greatbritishlife.co.uk).
The editors decision is final.
Picture Dunorlan Red by David Burr
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