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The Rising – performance art event!

]performance s p a c e[, 62 Tontine Street Public platform: Sat 13 Oct, 7pm The Rising affords four BAME identifying artists a two week residency at ]performance s p a c e[ to develop their practice, supported by guest … Read more…

North Downs Way Pilgrims Festival

Mon 24 – Sun 30 Sep Wye, Kent Summer isn’t over yet! Don’t miss a week-long festival of events in Wye, to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the launch of the North Downs Way National Trail. The North Downs Way … Read more…

Rivers of My Father Crowdfunding Launch

Saturday 11 August, 7.30-10pm Tontine Street Studios This is the launch for Dominic Pillai’s feature debut Rivers of My Father, a docudrama that explores the themes of memory and identity through the relationship between Dominic and his father, who was … Read more…

A Photographic Exchange: Workshop with Manuel Vason

Folkestone Downs – meet at The Brewery Tap, 53 Tontine Street / Sat 11 & Sun 12 Aug, 10am – 5pm Over two days you are invited to practice photography as a methodology to communicate and connect with the ash trees … Read more…

Changeling Theatre present: Blithe Spirit

Folkestone Amphitheatre, Lower Leas Coastal Park Sun 12 Aug, 5pm Free, no booking required Sinners, saviours and spirits come to the great outdoors this summer as Kent’s only outdoor touring company embarks on its 2018 tour. Celebrated novelist Charles Condomine has … Read more…

FOLKESTONE IS AN ART SCHOOL – your chance to test drive it!

Bob and Roberta Smith’s declaration is as true now as it was in 2017: the Creative Foundation and University of the Creative Arts are looking for aspiring young creatives to take part in a six-week programme of workshops and lectures, … Read more…

Folkestone Puppet Festival

Folkestone Harbour Station Sunday 12 August, 11am – 5.30pm All performance are free With a programme for children and adults alike, Folkestone Puppet Festival offer puppet theatre that entertains, inspires and challenges audiences. They believe puppets can tell stories in … Read more…

Visible Pride

Visible Pride is an arts festival spanning Folkestone’s LGBTQI+ Pride month (2 – 28 August), celebrating the diversity and lives of LGBTQI+ people across geography and time. Occupying several well know venues within Folkestone’s creative landscape; Visible Pride claims the … Read more…

Charivari Day 2018

Meet at The Stade Saturday 7 July, 2pm Free Strange Cargo’s fabulous annual Charivari Day community carnival returns on Saturday 7 July at 2pm and this year’s theme is 60 years of rock and roll, so keep your eyes peeled … Read more…

Folkestone Gasworks History Project

Do you have any photographs, stories or memories you could share about the Folkestone Gasworks site or surrounding neighbourhood? Come along to our Memory Café event at the Foord Road Gasworks site (opposite Tesco Express) on Saturday 14 July from … Read more…

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