Tuesday 15th October - 7:00 for 7:30pm start
In 2019 Chris While & Julie Matthews celebrate 25 years as one of the best and most loved Duos on the British and World stages.
With 25 years of unrivalled musical partnership, gathering numerous nominations, awards and critical acclaim along the way, much beloved British artists and singer-songwriters Chris While and Julie Matthews will be celebrating a quarter of a century as one of the best and most enduring duos to come out of this country.
Tickets: Online £15 - Offline £16
On the Door £17 - Under 25s £8
Saturday 2nd November - doors 7:00pm
Conductors: Benedict Preece & Kate Robinson
Programme to include: Oliver! - Padstow Lifeboat - Standard of St. George - Holst's Second Suite in F - Chitty Chitty Bang Bang - Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves - Scenes from an English Landscape and many many more.....
Tickets £10 (under 18s Free)
Wednesday 13th Novemberr from 9:45am
Viewing on the Tuesday before - from 9:00am to 4:00pm
Thursday 14th November - 7:30pm
Non members are welcome at the Guildhall Sandwich for a nominal donation of £1
Saturdays in November 2nd, 9th, 16th and 23rd from 10:00am to 4:00pm
Parade theme: Christmas stars and angels' Come and make your star and angel lanterns at our workshops
Saturday 30th November - 7:30pm
Tuesday 31st December - 7:30pm to 00:30am
Tickets: In advance £12.00 or On the Door £15
Saturday 30th November - 7:30pm
Events on the Guildhall forecourt
13th to 21st September 2019
Events throughout Sandwich Town
Once-a-year chance to explore historic buildings - properties in Sandwich that are usually not open to the public will be open during English Heritage Open Days during Heritage Open days weekend.
All properties are open at the kindness and discretion of their owners and guardians.
Opening times are restricted to the hours shown and may be subject to possible alterations
Bank Holiday Weekend 23th to 26th August
Most events free to enjoy in pubs and on the outdoor stage on the Guildhall Forecourt, with a small number of ticketed events to complete the line up.
The famous Sandwich Duck Race by The Rotary Club of Sandwich (POSTPONED)
Friday 5th to Sunday 7th July 2019
Many Sandwich Pubs put on Folk music and extra Ales throughout the weekend.
Street Entertainment over the weekend from groups of Morris Men Dancing.
The Pub events are free to enter with events at St. Mary's Arts Centre ticketed.
Saturday 8th & Sunday 9th June 2019
French Market will pack the Guildhall Forecourt with genuine Normandy products and foods plus street music, Can Can dancing and cycling - Le Tour de Sandwich
Anglo French Medieval encampment on The Quay Green.
Sunday 2nd June - 2:00 to 5:00pm
Many private gardens throughout the centre of Sandwich are open to the public at the annual ‘Little Gardens of Sandwich’
A real treat is in store for garden-lovers this year as they will have the chance of a private peak at very different gardens set behind ancient medieval walls in the centre of Sandwich and then wander along to St Mary’s Arts Centre for a delicious cream tea.
After a restorative cup of tea, visitors can take a look at a number of plant stalls set up by local specialist nurseries that will be imparting their plant knowledge and selling a wide variety of perennials, annuals, shrubs and herbs and then try their luck in the charity raffle for the chance to win an array of garden-themed prizes
Saturday 18th & Sunday 19th May 2019
Stalls at The Guildhall Forecourt, Market Street & St. Peter's Church Gardens selling locally sourced fresh produce breads, cheeses, wines, hot food.
Global foods from Portugal; Russia; Mexico; Thailand and Italy.
Foods to eat on the go, foods to buy and take home, healthy options, vegetarian and gluten free.
Street Entertainment Click Here for more Details and Past event photographs
Saturday 4th to Bank Holiday Monday 6th May 2019
Re-enactments all over the weekend
Gunboat P22 on the River Stour; Mock Air Raids; Land Army Girls; NAAFI van; Military Vehicles on display - Music from the 40s
On the Quay and all around the town.
Only events in Sandwich Town will be considered
Let the local History Society Guides inform and entertain you as they personally conduct you around the narrow twisting streets of our medieval town, one of the original Cinque Ports.
Whether you are organising a trip for schools, societies or groups, or if you are a family on holiday, History Society tours are a great way to see the sights and appreciate some of Sandwich's history.
Tours can take around two hours and cost £2 per person, with a minimum charge of £12.For bookings and more details please contact:
Mrs Jacqui Linning - 01304 614866
or Mike Elmes - 07773 335 612 also through the Visitor Information Office at The Guildhall, Sandwich
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Open Sandwich does not organize the events on these pages but we contribute to the community by advertising & publicizing events in Sandwich on this website without charge
If you wish to take part in an event please contact the organisers of the event.
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Event Posters from organisations concerned - other photos by Open Sandwich and/or Rosie Anton
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