Welcome to the Canterbury Festival - Kent's International Arts Festival.
The 2014 programme is now live on the website! Please have a browse, and if you'd like to be added to our Mailing List please click the link in the top corner and we will send you a paper copy of this year's brochure.
All festival visitors – Travel Warning
This is an important alert for any Festival attendees who will be travelling by car over the next three weekends.
The A2 between Brenley Corner and Harbledown will be closed each weekend of the Festival from 8pm Friday evening through to 6am Monday morning.
Drivers are being sent via the Thanet Way during this time, so please allow for extra time getting in to Canterbury. We don’t want you to miss your shows!
Further details on: http://www.highways.gov.uk/roads/road-projects/A2-Boughton---Harbledown-reconstruction-work
Spiegeltent Visitors – Travel Warning (23-25 October 2014)
The Old Dover Road will be closed from 8pm until 6am on the nights of the 23-25 October. This will impact all audience members who are visiting the Spiegeltent from 7pm onwards on these evenings.
Access to the cricket ground will be via the New Dover Road and St Lawrence Road at this time.
Please ensure you give yourselves ample time to get through the traffic.