18 - 21 July

Summer in Barham

Sunday 4 August

The Tom Robinson Band

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Welcome to Canterbury Festival

Canterbury Festival will return in 2024 from 19 October – 2 November for an extravaganza of music including classical concerts and eclectic gigs, theatre, circus, talks, family events, science and more in the heart of historic Canterbury.

Canterbury Festival activities also take place throughout the year, as well as exciting events from organisations we work with. Be sure to visit our What’s On section for the latest events and our Participate pages to find out more about opportunities and our extensive community programme.

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