What's on in and around Penshurst

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APRIL 2017


Saturday 1st

Penshurst Farmers' Market. 9.30 am - 12 noon Penshurst Place Visitor Car Park.

Tuesday 11th

Francis Baines Remembered: A Musical Extravaganza

Featuring Dame Emma Kirkby, Fretwork, Sir Nicholas Kenyon and many other highly-distinguished musicians.

Cadogan Hall, London, 7 pm


Saturday 15th, Sunday 16th and Monday 17th

Penshurst Vintage & Antiques Fair. 10.30 am to 5 pm.

Saturday 22nd

Penshurst Point-to-Point. First race 12 noon.

Sunday 30th - Tuesday 2nd May (Bank Holiday weekend)

Chiddingstone Castle Literary Festival in association with Brooks Macdonald

Chiddingstone Castle will host an impressive selection of authors, including Terry Waite and children's authors. Theatre company perfomances and storytelling shows. This year there is a second marquee providing a space for workshops, storytelling and plays. Prize Short Story Competition for children (7-9 and 10-13) – entry deadline 17th March. Online Box Office opens 1 March with early bird discounts and ticket offers, or ring 0800 033 7564. For the full programme visit chiddingstonecastle.org.uk/literary-festival

 

MAY 2017

Thursday 4th

Eden Valley Museum Free Tour 10.30 am

Saturday 6th

Penshurst Farmers' Market. 9.30 am - 12 noon Penshurst Place Visitor Car Park.

Saturday 20th

Organ recital by Benjamin Chewter. Penshurst Church 7.30 pm.

Friday 26th/Saturday 27th

Blackham Country Players and Penshurst Amateur Dramatic Society: A night of comedy songs and sketches. Friday 8 pm at Blackham Village Hall, Saturday 8 pm at Penshurst Village Hall.

Monday 29th

8th Great Penshurst Duck Race. Field behind the Leicester Arms. Gates open 12 noon.

 

JUNE 2017

Saturday 3rd

Penshurst Farmers' Market. 9.30 am - 12 noon Penshurst Place Visitor Car Park.

Sunday 11th

Penshurst Village Fete. 12 noon to 4 pm.

Penshurst Choral Society: "It Ain't Necessarily So". Jazz, folk and choral delights for a summer evening. 7.30 pm, Penshurst Church.

 

JULY 2017


Saturday 1st

Penshurst Farmers' Market. 9.30 am - 12 noon Penshurst Place Visitor Car Park.

Saturday 15th

Penshurst Village Flower Show, Penshurst Village Hall.

 

 

Arts and...

Trinity Theatre, Tunbridge Wells. www.trinitytheatre.net

Oast Theatre, Hildenborough Tel. 01732 363849

Assembly Hall, Tunbridge Wells. www.ents24.com

Sevenoaks Playhouse. Tel. 01732 450175

Odeon Cinema, North Farm, Tunbridge Wells
www.odeon.co.uk/fanatic/cinema_information/s136/