30 May - 1 June

A Season of Films by Peter Williams

18 - 21 July

Summer in Barham

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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.



The London Welsh Male Voice Choir in Concert at Canterbury Cathedral

Sat 1 Jun

Canterbury Cathedral

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Britten: Spring Symphony – Canterbury Choral Society

Sat 22 Jun

Canterbury Cathedral

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