What you need to check out in Canterbury this Christmas!

There’s loads going on this Christmas in Canterbury.

Whether you want to watch the local pantomime or enjoy the festive shopping there is something for you.


Peter Pan at the Marlowe Theatre 

An all-star cast takes over the Marlowe Theatre this holiday.

A traditional British Panto is a must for every Christmas and this is no exception.

Tickets start from just £8.25 so grab yours now before they’re out!



Whitefriars Christmas Market

Whitefriars has been taken over by 50 festive cabins this December.

You can look round the stalls for unique gifts as well as enjoying the special Christmas food and mulled wine.

These stalls are here every day until Christmas Eve.



 Dogs Trust Canterbury Christmas Fair

There are loads of Christmas fairs going on around Canterbury but this one is a firm favourite with the public!


Dogs Trust are holding a fundraising event at Swalecliffe Community Cantre on Sunday 3rd December with lots of stalls and entertainment.

Perfect for the whole family.. and the dog!



Where to eat?

As well as the usual favourites, many restaurants are doing special Christmas menus, parties and deals.

Wildwood is offering a special holiday deal with 4 courses for just £17.95.

Check out the high street for all of Canterbury’s amazing restaurants.



Festive Wreath Workshop

Why not get creative this Christmas?

Perfect for families, learn how to create the perfect merry Wreath for your home.

There are four workshops available in the lead up to the big day.

Head down to the Neptune in Canterbury to join in!



Carols at Canterbury Cathedral

Can it get any more Christmassy?

Come along on the 23rd December to sing everyones favourite Carols in the beautiful Cathedral.

Doors open at 1.30pm but get there early as it’ll be busy!