Family & Children (46)

14
JUL
2
SEP

Maize Maze

Penshurst Place & Gardens

Sat 14th Jul to Sun 2nd Sep

Back by popular demand, our Maize Maze this year features some new twists and turns, so if you think you cracked it last year, why not come back again and see if you can beat your time and find all the hidden checkpoints?

27
JUL
28
AUG

Kids in Pyramids

Royal Victoria Place

Fri 27th Jul to Tue 28th Aug

Kids In Pyramids is a FREE interactive and educational experience open every day* between Saturday 28th July and Monday 27th August.

18
AUG
19
AUG

Hever Castle Jousting

Hever Castle

Sat 18th Aug to Sun 19th Aug

18
AUG
19
AUG

Truckfest

Hop Farm Family Park

Sat 18th Aug to Sun 19th Aug

19
AUG

Summer Sundays

Penshurst Place & Gardens

Sun 19th Aug

Discover the brand new Falconry Show for Summer Sundays 2018, as The Hawking Centre demonstrate how different animals interact to hone in on their prey! We’ll also be welcoming back Aardvark Productions for new garden pantos and offering our popular children’s crafts.

22
AUG

Forest Fun

Grosvenor & Hilbert Park

Wed 22nd Aug

Come to the woods tomake natural jewellery and create woodland craft.

22
AUG

Pirate Party

Waterstones

Wed 22nd Aug

Pirates grab your hats for a fun filled mornig and some swashbuckling creative fun.

23
AUG

Jay Foreman's Disgusting Songs for Revolting...

Hever Festival Theatre

Thu 23rd Aug

23
AUG

Park Safari: Tunbridge Wells Commons

Tunbridge Wells

Thu 23rd Aug

Join us for free family bug hunts around Tunbridge Wells with insect expert Dr Ian Beavis. The hunts take place on a weekly basis and are in a different location each week. The morning and afternoon sessions are suitable for all ages accompanied by an adult.

24
AUG

Treasure Hunt Trail

Grosvenor & Hilbert Park

Fri 24th Aug

Explore the park, starting from the hub. Answer the questions to find the treasure.

25
AUG
27
AUG

Journey Through History & Jousting

Hever Castle

Sat 25th Aug to Mon 27th Aug

26
AUG
27
AUG

August Bank Holiday

Penshurst Place & Gardens

Sun 26th Aug to Mon 27th Aug

26
AUG

Summer Sundays

Penshurst Place & Gardens

Sun 26th Aug

Discover the brand new Falconry Show for Summer Sundays 2018, as The Hawking Centre demonstrate how different animals interact to hone in on their prey! We’ll also be welcoming back Aardvark Productions for new garden pantos and offering our popular children’s crafts.

29
AUG

A Tale of our Trees

Grosvenor & Hilbert Park

Wed 29th Aug

A guided walk on the Park's trees, then make your own guide back at the hub.

29
AUG

Nature Detectives

Waterstones

Wed 29th Aug

A morning full of fun for all you intrepid bug hunters! Join us for some creepy crawly crafts and storytelling fun.

31
AUG

Bat Walk

Knole Park, Sevenoaks

Fri 31st Aug

Set off on a dusk walk in Knole Park to find our resident bats with an expert ecologist.

31
AUG

Children's Poetry with Brian Moses and Ed Boxall

Waterstones

Fri 31st Aug

The incredible Brian Moses and Ed Boxall will be joining us for a morning of fun, music and poetry.

2
SEP

Summer Sundays

Penshurst Place & Gardens

Sun 2nd Sep

Discover the brand new Falconry Show for Summer Sundays 2018, as The Hawking Centre demonstrate how different animals interact to hone in on their prey! We’ll also be welcoming back Aardvark Productions for new garden pantos and offering our popular children’s crafts.

7
SEP
9
SEP

Circus Vegas

Dunorlan Park

Fri 7th Sep to Sun 9th Sep

Circus Vegas arrives in the UK for its first full British tour.

8
SEP

Dragon Boat Festival

Bewl Water

Sat 8th Sep

The 21th annual Dragon Boat Festival at Bewl Water.

8
SEP
9
SEP

Hops and Honey Weekend

Scotney Castle

Sat 8th Sep to Sun 9th Sep

Celebrate everything hops and honey at Scotney Castle. Guided walks and tours will be running throughout the day to the working hop farm at Little Scotney. Also enjoy local stalls, hog roast and ale tasting.

8
SEP
9
SEP

HopFest

Tenterden K & ES Railway

Sat 8th Sep to Sun 9th Sep

11
SEP
12
SEP

Bing Live!

Assembly Hall Theatre

Tue 11th Sep to Wed 12th Sep

Bing Goes to the Theatre

19
SEP
9
SEP

Steam Weekend

Spa Valley Railway

Wed 19th Sep to Sun 9th Sep

Special Events on the Spa Valley Railway

22
SEP
23
SEP

A Day Out With Thomas

Tenterden K & ES Railway

Sat 22nd Sep to Sun 23rd Sep

23
SEP

The Runner

Trinity Theatre

Sun 23rd Sep

Nina loves adventures. She’s always getting herself into scrapes! But this adventure is very different. This one is for real.

29
SEP
30
SEP

A Day Out With Thomas

Spa Valley Railway

Sat 29th Sep to Sun 30th Sep

Special Events at the Spa Valley Railway

30
SEP

Hey Diddle Diddle

E M Forster Theatre / Tonbridge School

Sun 30th Sep

A hilarious adventure filled with live music and puppetry, for ages 3+.

30
SEP

Goldilocks & Friends

Trinity Theatre

Sun 30th Sep

A trio of tiny tales suitable for 4-8 year olds. Everyone agrees that Mummy Bear’s porridge is delicious, that Red Riding Hood’s Grandma can knit the finest cloak and that the Three Little Pigs give the best house warming parties.

3
OCT

How To Hide A Lion

Trinity Theatre

Wed 3rd Oct

When a lion is chased out of town, a little girl, Iris, helps him to find somewhere to hide.

6
OCT
7
OCT

A Day Out With Thomas

Spa Valley Railway

Sat 6th Oct to Sun 7th Oct

Special Events at the Spa Valley Railway

7
OCT

The High Jinx Show

Trinity Theatre

Sun 7th Oct

The High Jinx show returns this October, direct from Viva Blackpool with a bigger and better show than ever, jam-packed with grand illusions, crazy circus thrills and amazing tricks that are sure to knock your socks off and leave you amazed, puzzled and even scared, but above all entertained with this fantastic family show for one night only.

13
OCT

Tabby McTat

E M Forster Theatre / Tonbridge School

Sat 13th Oct

Interwoven with original songs, Tabby McTat is the heart-warming tale of friendship and loyalty from the team behind Tiddler and Other Terrific Tales.

20
OCT
28
OCT

Halloween Half Term Fun

Hever Castle

Sat 20th Oct to Sun 28th Oct

20
OCT
28
OCT

Spooky Half Term

Penshurst Place & Gardens

Sat 20th Oct to Sun 28th Oct

Unravel ridiculous riddles and rambunctious rhymes during our Halloween Garden Trail as we get our spook on once again!

23
OCT
25
OCT

Halloween High Jink

Tenterden K & ES Railway

Tue 23rd Oct to Thu 25th Oct

25
OCT
27
OCT

Hunting The Snark

Bedgebury Pinetum

Thu 25th Oct to Sat 27th Oct

Take an unforgettable journey through Bedgebury National Pinetum.

25
OCT
27
OCT

School of Witchcraft

Chiddingstone Castle

Thu 25th Oct to Sat 27th Oct

28
OCT

Alice in Wonderland

Trinity Theatre

Sun 28th Oct

A fantastical new ballet for the whole family! Stunning dancing, much-loved characters and super costumes bring the famous tale to life in this magical ballet production. Don’t be late for this very important date!

4
NOV

Tales From Shakespeare

Trinity Theatre

Sun 4th Nov

Three of Shakespeare’s plays are brought to life and are specially adapted for the whole family making them fun, engaging and accessible.

18
NOV

Snow Queen

Trinity Theatre

Sun 18th Nov

When Gerda’s friend Kay is taken by the Snow Queen no one knows what’s become of him, but the heart-broken Gerda decides she must set out to find him.

25
NOV

Snow Play

Trinity Theatre

Sun 25th Nov

What would you do if one year Winter decided to stay and move into your house? Well that’s what happens in our snowy spectacular show where you are guaranteed a white Christmas, no matter what the weather or the time of year! Snow Play is a showdown between Winter and Spring over who gets to stay and who has to go away.

7
DEC
2
JAN

Sleeping Beauty

Assembly Hall Theatre

Fri 7th Dec to Wed 2nd Jan

13
DEC
2
JAN

Wind in the Willows

Trinity Theatre

Thu 13th Dec to Wed 2nd Jan

Ratty, Badger and Mole join the exuberant Toad and embark on a series of adventures and misadventures caused by his insatiable need for speed!

15
DEC
6
JAN

Jack And The Beanstalk

E M Forster Theatre / Tonbridge School

Sat 15th Dec to Sun 6th Jan

Wicked Productions return to Tonbridge for their 3rd spellbinding year, with this GIANT of a pantomime ‘Jack & the Beanstalk’.

11
OCT
13
OCT

Tunbridge Wells Puppetry Festival 2019

Tunbridge Wells

Fri 11th Oct to Sun 13th Oct

Save the dates: details to follow.

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Top Venues

Trinity Theatre

103 events

Assembly Hall Theatre

75 events

Odeon Cinema

28 events

The Forum

27 events

The Pantiles

15 events

See all 57 venues...

Local & Live Funding

We all love free music! But there is a substantial cost to putting on an event on the scale of Local and Live.

You can help Paul Dunton by making a small (or large) contribution to the funding of the 2018 festival.

Contribute Now

Simply follow the link to Local and Live Go Fund me page and make your donation.

odeon
Tunbridge Wells
Today | Tomorrow
Today (Sunday)
The information for this list comes from a 3rd party source (Cinelist), we recommend you check with Odeon Cinema for confirmation of films and times.
Top Venues

Trinity Theatre

103 events

Assembly Hall Theatre

75 events

Odeon Cinema

28 events

The Forum

27 events

The Pantiles

15 events

See all 57 venues...

Contact Us
Tunbridge Wells Events is an independently run listings site, we gather our data and images from a wide range of public and private sources. Inevitably details change from time to time and we're not told, so we recommend you check with the venue or organiser before travelling to an event!