What's On in 2018

 

This page lists a selection of local events. It will be updated throughout the year. Information is based on best knowledge at the time of writing but things can change. To avoid disappointment, please check the relevant websites for current details.

 

Regular events

 

Sandwich Auction Room holds a monthly antiques and collectables auction at St Mary's on Strand Street. Dates are shown below. Viewing is on the day before each sale.

 

Giant boot fairs are normally held every Sunday (and bank holiday Mondays) from around Easter through to September at  Barrville Farm, Tilmanstone. It's just off the road towards Dover.

 

For performing arts, there is a choice of theatres with full programmes of events. We recommend you visit their websites to see what's on. The main ones are the Marlowe Theatre in Canterbury, the Astor Theatre in Deal, the Theatre Royal and the Winter Gardens in Margate.

 

January

 

Wed 10/1:Antiques and collectables auction, St Mary's, Sandwich

 

Mon 29/1 - Sat 3/2: Of Mice and Men, Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury

February

 

Wed 14/2: Antiques and collectables auction, St Mary's, Sandwich.

 

Fri 16/2 - Sun 18/2: Broadstairs Blues Bash.

March

 

Fri 2/3: The Magic of Motown, Margate Winter Gardens.

 

Wed 14/3: Antiques and collectables auction, St Mary's, Sandwich

 

April

 

Wed 11/4: Antiques and collectables auction, St Mary's, Sandwich.

 

May

 

Sat 5/5 to Mon 7/5: Sandwich Salutes the 40s. entertainments and re-enactments of the 1940's.

 

Mon 7 May: Walmer Brocante, Walmer sea front

 

Sat 13/5 & Sun 14/5: Bakers, Makers & Brewers Fair, White Mill Rural Heritage Centre

 

Wed 16/5: Antiques and collectables auction, St Mary's, Sandwich.

 

Sat 19/5 & Sun 20/5: Sandwich Food Fayre

 

June

 

Sun 3/6: The Little Gardens of Sandwich.

 

Sat 9/6 & Sun 10/6: Le Weekend, Sandwich. French market, street entertainment and lots more.

 

Wed 13/6: Antiques and collectables auction, St Mary's Sandwich.

 

Fri 15/6 to Sun 17/6: Broadstairs Dickens Festival

 

Sat 26/5 to Mon 28/5: Kent Garden Show, County Showground, Detling.

July

 

Sat 7/7 - Sun 9/7: Sandwich Folk 'n' Ale Festival

 

Fri 6/7 - Sun 8/7: Kent County Show, Detling.

 

Wed 11/7: Antiques and collectables auction, St Mary's, Sandwich.

 

Sat 14/7: Open Air Classical Concert, Leeds Castle, near Maidstone

 

August

 

Wed 8/8: Antiques and collectables auction, St Mary's, Sandwich.

 

Fri 10/8 to Fri 17/8: Broadstairs Folk Week

 

Thu 23/8 - Mon 27/8: Sandwich Festival

 

Sat 25/8 to Mon 27/8: Military Odyssey, County Showground, Detling

 

September

 

Wed 12/9: Antiques and collectables auction, St Mary's, Sandwich.

 

Sat 15/9 - Sat 22/9: Sandwich Arts Week.

 

October

 

Wed 10/10: Antiques and collectables auction, St Mary's, Sandwich

 

November

 

Wed 14/11: Antiques and collectables auction, St Mary's, Sandwich

 

December

 

Wed 12/12: Antiques and collectables auction, St Mary's, Sandwich

 

TBA: King Street Xmas Party, Sandwich