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Spa Christmas Event, Green Farm Spa, Weds 28 Nov

Come along to Green Farm Spa’s Christmas Event on the 28 Nov between 6:30 – 9pm. Drinks and snacks available also the opportunity to buy Christmas cards & ESPA gifts.

Wellness HQ Meet-Up, Sankey’s Tunbridge Wells, Weds 28 Nov

Wellness HQ is holding their first ever meet up! Whatever your passion, whether it’s health, fitness, nutrition, holistic therapy, or HR, this event will help connect individuals who share the same purpose. The evening kick-starts with an ‘Overcoming Overwhelm’ session with the fabulous Emma Jefferys, aka Action Woman. Stick around to enjoy some drinks and get networking! Happening in the upstairs function room in Sankey’s, Tunbridge Wells, 7 – 9pm – don’t forget to bring £5 and lots of business cards!

Christmas Pop-Up, Lime Wharf Cafe at Bodium Boating, Northiam, Thurs 29 Nov

Here at Muddy we know you’re gonna love this one! For one day only Lime Wharf Cafe are hosting a pop-up shop for all your Christmas shopping needs. Open from 9am – 3pm, browse the stalls from Bricks And Stitches, Fraser & Parsley, Tatty Tess, Rikkeline and many more!

New Showroom Launch, Traditional Bespoke Furniture, Fri 30 Nov

Award-winning bespoke design and manufacturing company, TBF, are launching their brand new showroom this Friday, 11 am – 1 pm and 1 – 3 pm. Based in Brenchley, specialising in kitchens, the team can’t wait to meet you! Canopies supplied by Cook and plenty of drink. If you’d like to attend please e-mail: 

Late Night Shopping Extravaganza, Cathedral Quarter, Canterbury, Fri 30 Nov

Love surprises? Head over to Cathedral Quarter for a Friday of festive, late night shopping event, with all the buzz and excitement of Christmas (with a few unique little twists!) Turn up from 6-8pm and shop ’til you drop!
Faversham Exhibition Collective, The Hot Tin, Faversham, Fri 30 Nov – 15 Dec
An exhibition with 15 Faversham Artists selling unique and affordable artwork. The perfect place to start Crimbo shopping. It’s open from 6 – 10 pm, grab a glass of wine and shop, shop, shop!
Christmas at Bedgebury, 30 Nov – 30 Dec

It’s the most wonderful time of the year as the tree-tops begin to glisten and shimmer. This year, for the very first time, a one mile sparkling path winds its way through the National Pinetum in a magical after dark experience. Greeted by the sights and sounds of Christmas, experience Bedgebury in a whole new light as you wander beneath unique canopies drenched in seasonal colour. Inspired by the landscape itself it is a festive adventure in a world of trees.

Twilight Christmas, Hever Castle, 1 Dec
For a magical after dark experience, wrap up warm and enjoy a walk under the stars at Twilight Christmas. Witness the enchantment of Hever Castle and gardens festooned with fabulous colours and twinkling lights, capturing the spirit of Christmas. Explore the captivating Christmas trail and meet characters from the Charles Dickens classic ‘A Christmas Carol’ as you wander around illuminated gardens. They’ll also be carousel and vintage fairground stalls also seasonal food in the cafe and restaurant – a fun evening for all the family!

Thrive Winter Wellbeing, The Barn at The Plough Leigh, Hildenborough, Sat 1 Dec

Join Thrive in their Winter Wellbeing event this Saturday! Get top tips to stay healthy in mind and body this winter with a wellbeing talk ‘Seasonal Eating – Connection Through Food’ with Sophie Pattihis of The Feeling Way. Then make your own luxury wreath to take home, choose from four different styles of wreath to creative a stunning Christmas welcome or centrepiece for your home. Sophie will be on hand to demonstrate techniques and assist if required. Tickets are £40 each per session and include tuition, materials, a Winter Wellbeing talk and refreshments. You could even add a one hour candle making class to your session for £15 (classes at 12pm or 4pm). Also available will be mini spa treatments for £10 each (bookable on the day) and a selection of seasonal gifts to shop. There are still some tickets available so get booking!

Penshurst Christmas Market, Sat 1 Dec

The Penshurst Christmas Market is taking place again on the 1st Dec from 9am – 3pm in Penshurst Village Hall. The Christmas Market raises money for local charities and aims to showcase small local businesses. There will also be lots of festive entertainment from local schools and choirs, bbq and delicious refreshments. A magical Christmassy event for the whole family (FREE entry and parking).

Festive Roller Rink & Christmas Crafts, Dreamland, Margate, Sun 1 Dec

A warm welcome awaits at Dreamland this Christmas! There’s plenty to do! Don’t miss the Festive Roller Rink with a Frosted FM DJ spinning the Christmas classics at 4pm on the 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, 23rd and 24th of Dec. Or if Christmas crafts is more your thing, go on to the Woodland Lodge on 1st, 2nd, 8th, 9th, 15th, 16th Dec and daily from 22nd – 31st of Dec from 12-4pm.

A Weekend of Christmas Shopping, Elvis & Kresse, Sat 1 – Sun 2 Dec 

If you would like to create an extra special gift this year for a very special someone, then look no further. Elvis & Kresse would love to welcome you to their workshop. On Sat 1st and Sun 2nd December their workshop Tonge Mill will be open with lots of lovely items on display. You’ll also have the opportunity to meet Elvis & Kresse and have a genuine behind the scenes experience at the workshop.  Don’t miss a weekend of Christmas shopping, open from 10 am – 4:30 pm.

Downtown Retro Emporium, Sevenoaks, Sun 2 Dec

Downtown Retro Emporium was opened by Amber Enright earlier this year when she wanted to create ‘a venue that was eclectic, fabulously different & funky’. So if you’re looking for something funky or vintage this Christmas, their Christmas Market open from 11 – 4 pm with two floors packed with furniture, clothes, jewellery and masses of gifts.

Christmas at Brogdale Collections, Sun 2 Dec
Get into the festive spirit with Christmas at Brogdale! Say hello to the Christmas owls and Carlos the goat, get creative with kids Christmas crafts and shop for the perfect Christmas gift at the handmade craft & local produce stalls. You could even take a magical ride on the Faversham Miniature Railway Society to Santa’s grotto and hunt for all the hidden elf doors to the North Pole. Even get the chance to meet Elsa from Disney’s Frozen! So much to do for all the family, all happening on the 2 of Dec at 10 am – 3 pm.
Compiled by Mollie Manning

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