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Whats On in Folkestone in September, 2017

Saturday 2nd Sep

Tea and Talk Read More

Tea and Talk

Holy Trinity Church hall , Sandgate Road, CT20 2HQ

On Sep 2, 2017

A monthly talk, starting at 3pm. Entrance £2, to include refreshments

fund raising for breast cancer Read More FREE Event

fund raising for breast cancer

folkestonemassage , 13 guildhall street, folkestone, ct20 1ea

On Sep 2, 2017

fund raising fun day

Vauxhall Art Car Boot Fair Read More

Vauxhall Art Car Boot Fair

Harbour Arm , Harbour Arm, Folkestone, C20 1QH

On Sep 2, 2017

The Vauxhall Art Car Boot Fair will be returning to the vibrant and artistic streets of Folkestone on the 2nd September. Taking place on the opening weekend of the Folkestone triennial, the one-day festival promises to be one of the most vivacious events of the summer arts calendar.

Sunday 3rd Sep

A Tale of Three Cities Read More FREE Event

A Tale of Three Cities

Holy Trinity Church , Sandgate Road, CT20 2HQ

From Saturday 26th Aug 2017 - Until Sunday 3rd Sep 2017

International photographic exhibition arranged by Canterbury Three Cities Association

Tuesday 5th Sep

Folkestone is an Art School Read More FREE Event

Folkestone is an Art School

folkestone , Folkestone, UK

From Saturday 2nd Sep 2017 - Until Tuesday 5th Sep 2017

Folkestone is an Art School Panel Series

Wednesday 6th Sep

Organ Recital - David Flood - Organist and Master of the Choristers Canterbury Cathedral Read More

Organ Recital - David Flood - Organist and Master...

Holy Trinity Church, Folkestone , Holy Trinity Church, Sandgate Road, Folkestone,...

On Sep 6, 2017

Admission by programme on the door £10, FOM members £7.50, Children £1. Programme Hymne d’action de grâce: Te Deum- Langlais 1907 1991 Toccata, adagio and fugue in C- Bach 1685 1750 Chorale prelude on Schmücke dich- Bach 1685 1750 Toccata in G minor- Bossi 1861 1925 Sonata no.6 in D...

Friday 8th Sep

Musical Suitcase Journey Tour of Art Read More

Musical Suitcase Journey Tour of Art

All tours begin at The Clearing - Folkestone... , 49 Tontine St, Folkestone CT20 1BN, UK

(0.6 miles from town centre)

On Sep 8, 2017

Friday 8th September 1 -3pm

Saturday 9th Sep

Free Critics’ Tour led by Sophia Phoca Read More

Free Critics’ Tour led by Sophia Phoca

Folkestone Triennial Visitor Centre at Quarterhouse , 49 Tontine St, Folkestone CT20 1BN, UK

(0.6 miles from town centre)

On Sep 9, 2017

Morning tour: 11am - 12.30pm Afternoon tour: 1.30 - 3pm Free / Booking essential / All tours begin at The Clearing - Folkestone Triennial Visitor Centre at Quarterhouse

Folkestone Disco Soul Read More

Folkestone Disco Soul

The Southcliff Hotel , 22 The Leas Folkestone CT20 2DY

From Friday 8th Sep 2017 - Until Saturday 9th Sep 2017

Come and join us for a night of DISCO SOUL from the 70's & 80's playing all your favourites including TSOP, Tavares, Barry White, Earth Wind and Fire and many more Resident DJ Nick Doodney (Royal Naval, Whistable) https://www.facebook.com/soultrainsounds Plus Guest DJs

Free Family Workshop at Block 67: Young Animators Club Read More

Free Family Workshop at Block 67: Young Animators Club

Block 67 , 67 Tontine St, Folkestone CT20 1JR, UK

(0.6 miles from town centre)

On Sep 9, 2017

Sat 9 Sep, 11am - 3pm Free, just drop in to the studio

Visit St Peter's Church during the annual Heritage Open Days scheme Read More FREE Event

Visit St Peter's Church during the annual Heritage...

St. Peter's Church , North Street, Folkestone, CT19 6AL

On Sep 9, 2017

St. Peter's Church in Folkestone is participating in the annual Heritage Open Day Scheme offering tours on Saturday, 9th September from 10am to 4.30pm

Heritage Open Day 2017 Tours Read More FREE Event

Heritage Open Day 2017 Tours

Meet Shorncliffe Military Cemetery , Nearest Postcode: Shorncliffe, Sandgate Kent CT20 3HA

On Sep 9, 2017

As part of the Heritage Open Days Initiative the Trust will be taking tours of the military Land surrounding the garrison at Shorncliffe and telling its history. These tours are free to access but must be booked in advance. Saturday - 12.00 & 2.00 pm Sunday - 11.00 & 2.00 pm

Light in the Darkest Hour - The Unremembered Read More FREE Event

Light in the Darkest Hour - The Unremembered

Shorncliffe Military Cemetery , West Road, Folkestone, Kent, CT20 3HL

On Sep 9, 2017

The Shorncliffe Trust is hosting a very special Remembrance event at the Shorncliffe Military Cemetery, Folkestone on the evening of Saturday, 9th September 2017. The ‘Light in the Darkest Hour, The Unremembered; supports a significant project being delivered by the Big Idea’s Community...

Sunday 10th Sep

Sol Calero: Casa Anacaona Read More

Sol Calero: Casa Anacaona

Folkestone Seafront , Folkestone seafront

(0.9 miles from town centre)

From Saturday 9th Sep 2017 - Until Sunday 10th Sep 2017

Folkestone Triennial artist Sol Calero’s colourful beach pavilion will host a variety of activities, including salsa, swing, yoga, contemporary dance, painting, life-drawing, knitting, food gatherings and much more (weather permitting).

WAKE festival Read More

WAKE festival

Performance Space , 62 Tontine Street, Folkestone, CT20 1JP

From Friday 8th Sep 2017 - Until Sunday 10th Sep 2017

W A K E Festival is a three day festival of contemporary time-based/performance art in Folkestone (Kent), UK.

Heritage Open Day - Shorncliffe Heritage Walks - 200 Years of Proctecting our Island Read More FREE Event

Heritage Open Day - Shorncliffe Heritage Walks -...

Shorncliffe Military Cemetery , West Road, Folkestone, Kent, CT20 3HL

From Saturday 9th Sep 2017 - Until Sunday 10th Sep 2017

The Shorncliffe Trust are participating in this year’s Heritage Open Days Event, hosting Free guided tours from the Shorncliffe Redoubt (Shorncliffe Military Cemetery).

Free Family Gastronomy Themed Tour led by Emma Wilcox Read More

Free Family Gastronomy Themed Tour led by Emma Wilcox

Folkestone Triennial Visitor Centre at Quarterhouse , 49 Tontine St, Folkestone CT20 1BN, UK

(0.6 miles from town centre)

On Sep 10, 2017

Sun 10 Sep, 1 - 3pm Free / Booking essential / All tours begin at The Clearing - Folkestone Triennial Visitor Centre at Quarterhouse

Jazz Sunday Lunch Read More

Jazz Sunday Lunch

The Marquis , Alkham Valley Road, Alkham

On Sep 10, 2017

Jazz Sunday Lunch in Kent

Saturday 16th Sep

Choral concert Read More

Choral concert

St Leonard's Church , Oak Walk, Hythe CT21 5DN

On Sep 16, 2017

Montagu Singers perform anthems and songs by Purcell, Tallis, Bach and others

FOLKESTONE IS AN ART SCHOOL: Public Workshop Read More

FOLKESTONE IS AN ART SCHOOL: Public Workshop

FIAAS Open Space , 7 Tontine St, Folkestone CT20, UK

(0.6 miles from town centre)

On Sep 16, 2017

Artist-led Events FOLKESTONE IS AN ART SCHOOL: Public Workshop

Sunday 17th Sep

CUTTING EDGE: Visit to Dungeness Sound Mirrors Read More

CUTTING EDGE: Visit to Dungeness Sound Mirrors

Quarterhouse , 49 Tontine St, Folkestone CT20 1BN, UK

(0.6 miles from town centre)

On Sep 17, 2017

17 September 2017 9:00 am Field Trips and Study Days CUTTING EDGE: Visit to Dungeness Sound Mirrors Sunday 17 September, 9am-2pm

The Imaginary Boogaloo Band Read More

The Imaginary Boogaloo Band

Folkestone Harbour Arm , Harbour Approach Rd, Folkestone CT20 1, UK

(1.0 miles from town centre)

On Sep 17, 2017

Sunday 17th September 3pm - 5pm

Wednesday 20th Sep

Free Adult Tour led by Gavin Smith Read More

Free Adult Tour led by Gavin Smith

quarterhouse , 49 Tontine St, Folkestone CT20 1BN, UK

(0.6 miles from town centre)

On Sep 20, 2017

A free tour exploring some of the Folkestone Triennial 2017 commissioned Artworks.

Thursday 21st Sep

A Banksy In Your Town; A Blessing or a Curse? Read More

A Banksy In Your Town; A Blessing or a Curse?

Quarterhouse , 49 Tontine St, Folkestone CT20 1BN, UK

(0.6 miles from town centre)

On Sep 21, 2017

Panel Discussion with Q&A

Friday 22nd Sep

Diane Dever and The Decorators: New Ways of Thinking about the Economy Read More

Diane Dever and The Decorators: New Ways of...

Customs House: Urban Room Folkestone , Harbour Approach Rd, Folkestone CT20 1, UK

(1.0 miles from town centre)

On Sep 22, 2017

Co-Presented by Christopher Houghton Budd (Finance Folkestone), Madeleine Hodge, Rebecca Conroy and the Folkestone Summer School of Economics; Camilla Canocchi, Sadie Edgington, Rachel Gomme, Noemi Gunea, Alice Lavant Michelle Outram, Clare Qualmann. The Folkestone Summer School of Economics was...

Saturday 23rd Sep

Starting Points..clay Read More FREE Event

Starting Points..clay

sunflower house , 45 foord road folkestone ct195ae

(0.4 miles from town centre)

On Sep 23, 2017

Demo/workshop by local professional artist Anne Begley

Bones and Stones: Archaeology Weekend - The Archaeology of Death Read More

Bones and Stones: Archaeology Weekend - The...

Folkestone Museum , Town Hall, 1-2 Guildhall St, Folkestone CT20 1DY, UK

(0.5 miles from town centre)

On Sep 23, 2017

A study day based at Folkestone Museum, looking at the archaeology of death with Lead Osteoarchaeologist Sarah Gearey.

Sunday 24th Sep

FOLKESTONE ROTARY HALF MARATHON Read More

FOLKESTONE ROTARY HALF MARATHON

The Grand , The Leas, Folkestone CT20 2XL, UK

(0.5 miles from town centre)

On Sep 24, 2017

SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 24TH 2017 10:00 (RACE START) 9:30 (CHILDREN’S RACE) The Grand, Folkestone (on the Leas)

Chamber music concert Read More

Chamber music concert

St Leonard's Church , Oak Walk, Hythe CT21 5DN

On Sep 24, 2017

Icknield Trio performs: Beethoven – Op 70(1) ‘Ghost’ Bridge – Phantasie Piano Trio in C minor Dvořák – Piano Trio No 4 in E minor, Op 90 (‘Dumky’)

Friday 29th Sep

Fundraising is a piece of cake for Sevenoaks care home Read More FREE Event

Fundraising is a piece of cake for Sevenoaks care home

Weald Heights , Bourchier Close, Sevenoaks TN13 1PD

On Sep 29, 2017

A local care home is asking the people of Sevenoaks to join in with the World’s Biggest Coffee Morning on Friday 29th September to raise funds for Macmillan Cancer Support.

Saturday 30th Sep

Grand Opening of Queen of Hearts Tearoom Read More FREE Event

Grand Opening of Queen of Hearts Tearoom

Children's Party Palace , 48 Guildhall Street, Folkestone, CT20 1EE

On Sep 30, 2017

Visit Folkestone's new Alice inspired Tearoom! Served by the Queen of Hearts we have Homemade Cakes, sadwiches & baguettes and our quirky Afternoon Teas available for both adults and children! Ceramic model painting for children also available so they can paint whilst you enjoy your lunch!

Astronomy Day Read More FREE Event

Astronomy Day

Quarterhouse , 49 Tontine St, Folkestone CT20 1BN, UK

(0.6 miles from town centre)

On Sep 30, 2017

The School of Physical Sciences at the University of Kent bring their mobile planetarium to Folkestone’s Quarterhouse.

Monday 23rd Oct

Tai Chi and Qi Gong classes Read More

Tai Chi and Qi Gong classes

Sunflower House , 45 Foord Road. Folkestone CT19 5AE

(0.4 miles from town centre)

(Every Monday) -

Tai Chi and Qi Gong beginners course.

Wednesday 25th Oct

Folkestone Life Drawing Read More

Folkestone Life Drawing

Sunflower House , 45 Foord Road, Folkestone, CT19 5AE

(Every Wednesday) -

A life drawing session for those experienced or interested in using the life model to draw. This open session encourages people to investigate drawing using various professional nude male or female models.

Wednesday 13th Dec

PILATES CLASS Read More

PILATES CLASS

Romney Marsh Day Centre , Rolfe Lane, New Romney, Kent TN28 8JR

(Every Wednesday) -

PILATES CLASS open to all ages and abilities

SEATED EXERCISE CLASS Read More

SEATED EXERCISE CLASS

Romney Marsh Day Centre , Rolfe Lane, New Romney, Kent TN28 8JR

(Every Wednesday) -

SEATED EXERCISE CLASS for the over 50's

NEW YOU NEW BODY - Exercise Class Read More

NEW YOU NEW BODY - Exercise Class

Romney Marsh Day Centre , Rolfe Lane, New Romney, Kent TN28 8JR

(Every Wednesday) -

NEW YOU NEW BODY Excerise Class

Monday 19th Mar

5Rhythms Class Read More

5Rhythms Class

Wootton Village Hall , Wootton Village Hall, Wootton, Kent. CT4 6RP.

(101.0 miles from town centre)

(Every Monday) -

Wootton 5Rhythms Class. Monday evenings - 7.00-9.00pm on the following dates: 11th + 25th September 2017 9th + 23rd October 2017 13th + 27th November 2017 11th December 2017 8th + 22nd January 2018 5th + 19th February 2018 5th + 19th March 2018 £12 or £10 concessions.

Friday 5th Apr

Holy Trinity Church Choir Friday Rehearsals Read More FREE Event

Holy Trinity Church Choir Friday Rehearsals

Holy Trinity Church, Folkesone , Sandgate Road, Folkestone, Kent. CT20 2HQ

(Every Friday) -

Our main choir rehearsals take place in the church on most Fridays throughout the year and New recruits are welcome to come and listen to a rehearsal on any Friday between 7.00 and 8.00pm. We are looking for more members and currently have vacancies in most sections of the choir. Girl and boy...

Other Dates Throughout the Month

Fascinating Saint Eanswythe Read More

Fascinating Saint Eanswythe

St Mary and St Eanswythe Parish Church , The Bayle, Folkestone

From Tuesday 29th Aug 2017 - Until Wednesday 25th Oct 2017

Saint Eanswythe Patron Saint of Folkestone. If you want to learn more about the great lady and the Church in The Bayle named after her, now is your chance.

Ralph McTell  On Friday, 27 October at Folkestone Leas Cliff Hall, 8pm Read More

Ralph McTell On Friday, 27 October at Folkestone...

Leas Cliff Hall , The Leas, Folkestone CT20 2DZ, UK

(3.8 miles from town centre)

From Wednesday 29th Mar 2017 - Until Friday 27th Oct 2017

Tickets on sale on Friday 31 March, 10am from £29.15 ATGtickets.com/Folkestone* / Tel 0844 871 3015* *Fees apply. Calls cost up to 7p /min. plus your phone company’s access charge.

Cowling & Wilcox Pop-up Art Supplies Shop Read More

Cowling & Wilcox Pop-up Art Supplies Shop

Cowling & Wilcox Pop-up Art Supplies Shop , 7 Tontine Street

From Friday 29th Sep 2017 - Until Friday 27th Oct 2017

Every Friday during Folkestone Triennial 2017 10am-5pm

Food and Drink at The Clearing Read More

Food and Drink at The Clearing

Folkestone Quarterhouse, Folkestone Triennial... , 49 Tontine St, Folkestone CT20 1BN, UK

(0.6 miles from town centre)

From Thursday 7th Sep 2017 - Until Wednesday 1st Nov 2017

Created by Studio Ben Allen for Folkestone Triennial 2017, The Clearing at Folkestone Quarterhouse is now home to our new café/bar. Open from 10am - 5pm we have a great selection of food made in-house and sourced from local suppliers, including salads, soup, sarnies, tarts, pastries and sweet...

Our Lady Help of Christians Catholic Church, Read More

Our Lady Help of Christians Catholic Church,

41 Guildhall Street, Folkestone, Kent CT20 1EF, UK , 41 Guildhall St N, Folkestone CT20 1EF, UK

(0.4 miles from town centre)

From Tuesday 12th Sep 2017 - Until Wednesday 31st Jan 2018

Parochial Administrator: Fr Stephen Bould, The Presbytery, 41 Guildhall Street, Folkestone CT20 1EF (sfb@olhocsa.com) Parish Deacon: Rev’d Dr Gehad Homsey Hon. Assistant Priests: Fr Francis Capener, Fr Jamie Houghton Parish website: www.catholic-folkestone.org.uk Parish phone number: 01303...

St Joseph’s Catholic Church Read More

St Joseph’s Catholic Church

St Joseph’s Catholic Church , 2 Ashley Avenue, Folkestone, Kent CT19 4PX, UK

From Tuesday 12th Sep 2017 - Until Wednesday 31st Jan 2018

Parochial Administrator: Fr Stephen Bould, The Presbytery, 41 Guildhall Street, Folkestone CT20 1EF (sfb@olhocsa.com) Parish Deacon: Rev’d Dr Gehad Homsey Hon. Assistant Priests: Fr Francis Capener, Fr Jamie Houghton Parish website: www.catholic-folkestone.org.uk Parish phone number: 01303...

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