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Apply to speak at TEDxFolkestone!  

Don’t miss the opportunity to share your passion, vision or idea with a wider audience – apply to speak atTEDxFolkestone 2018. The open submission period ends on Thursday 1 March2018. Until this point candidates can iteratively redraft their idea. Final speaker selection will be … Read more…

Open Quarter 2017 by Dan Addison

This year’s Open Quarter was a fantastic weekend of creative exploration. It was wonderful to see the community opening their doors and welcoming people into their studios, work spaces, galleries and homes. We can’t wait to get started on plans … Read more…

Belgian Beer Festival

Fourteen venues across Folkestone will be collaborating to bring you a celebration of the many varieties of Belgian Beer! Choose from fruit beers, stronger Trappist beers or ‘wild’ Lambric beers. Explore different Belgian food and drink combinations which will be … Read more…

Hayley Brown Lampshade Workshops at Maison Marine

45 The Old High Street 16 – 18 June and Wednesdays throughout June & July For this year’s Open Quarter, Maison Marine is delighted to showcase decorative artist Hayley Brown. She brings a wealth of creative inspiration and will be … Read more…

Paulina Pluta – Open Studio

Flat 8A The Old High Street (entrance through back gate on Bayle Street) Sunday 18 June, 10am – 6pm Paulina is an artist working in oil and graphite. She paints portraits, figures and still lives. Pop into Paulina’s studio during Open … Read more…

Skylarks Open Studio

Studio 7, 56 – 58 The Old high Street Sunday 18 June, 12pm – 4pm Di Burns of Skylarks will be opening her secret studio doors over this year’s Open Quarter to showcase some wonderful treasures from her personal collection. … Read more…

IT IS WHAT IT IS

Space Gallery, 7 The Old High Street 5 – 18 June, 11am – 6pm Susan McKenna and Cristian Lanfranchi come together to bring you their latest collection of paintings. IT IS WHAT IT IS brings you paint on canvas. Nothing … Read more…

Whiteboard Animation Workshop

Cognitive, 55-57 Tontine Street Saturday 17 June, 11am – 3pm Ages 7+ Join us at Cognitive during Open Quarter to learn from the pros how to make your very own whiteboard animations. Using whiteboards, markers and iPads, this is your chance … Read more…

The EDGE Photography Exhibition: End of Year Show

6 West Cliff Gardens, Folkestone Private View: Friday 16 June, 5pm – 9pm Public View: Saturday 17 June – Sunday 25 June Open Daily: 10am – 4pm The exhibition showcases a variety of different projects, assignments and community work by … Read more…

Printlandia

Brewery Tap UCA Project Space, 53 Tontine Street Friday 16 – Saturday 17 June Don’t miss Printlandia taking place during this year’s Open Quarter. Printing is not just about transferring images to paper or other media by using inks. It is … Read more…

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