Events

Discover what’s on in Folkestone, every month there are things to do: Autumn brings us the Folkestone Songwriting Festival,  and the Folkestone Book Festival.  The Living Advent Calendar starts its workshops in October and November, leading up to the big door openings in December. There’s the annual Boxing Day Dip  for those brave enough!  Our Songwriting Festival happens in October along with Pier Pressure, our free skateboarding festival, on the Harbour Arm. This is building momentum to the opening of F51, Folkestone’s world-class multi-storey skate park in 2020. Charivari Day, Folkestone’s carnival is on in July. Pride Folkestone has been building momentum to the march in July, and the Harbour Market is in full swing over the warmer months. TEDxFolkestone is something to get excited about in June. We’ve got Sandcastle Competitions,Trawler and raft races and lots more to do in Folkestone!

Get Into The Spirit – Folkestone’s Living Advent Calendar
Christmas At The Harbour – Folkestone Harbour Arm
All Aboard Collective – Christmas Wrapped Up!
Brace yourself! – Boxing Day Dip
Festivals and Family Events – the Folkestone Quarterhouse
Book A Night With The Stars! Leas Cliff Hall
Early and New Music – Folkestone Music
The Shape Of Things To Come – Folkestone Book Festival
Folkestone Harbour Screen
Monopolise the board – Monopoly Folkestone Edition
Pier Pressure – Skateboarding Festival
A Noisy Mock Serenade – Charivari Day
Join the conversation – TEDxFolkestone
Folkestone Sandcastle Competition – join in!
Salt – Festival of the Sea and Environment
Support our fishing heritage – Folkestone Trawler Race!
Love Is Love – Folkestone Pride
The Plays What Folkestone Wrote – Folkestone48
Hythe Venetian Fete – Historic Floating Festival!
Sun, Sea and Cycle – The Channel Triathlon
Big Sounds On The Platform – Live Music On The Harbour Arm
The Place To Be – Folkestone Harbour Arm
Everyone has a story to tell – Folkestone Songwriting Festival
Most Wuthering Heights Day Ever – Folkestone

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