Canterbury Festival returns

17 October - 31 October 2020

Under 18s Poetry Competition

Temporary Office Closure

Welcome to Canterbury Festival

Canterbury Festival 2020 will take place from 17 October – 31 October. Join us for a two-week extravaganza of music, performance, talks, family events, science and more in the heart of Kent.

Canterbury Festival activities take place throughout the year. 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.



Big Band Summer Picnic at Barham Court

Sun 2 Aug

Barham Court, Rectory Lane, CT4 6PD

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Valuations in a Vineyard

Sun 9 Aug

Chartham Vineyard, Burnt House Farm, Station Rd, Chartham, CT4 7HU

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Become a friend

Festival Friends


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