What’s On – Overview & Venues

  • What's On in Herne Bay - Overview

    There's lots to do in Herne Bay all year long.  These are some of the annual highlights and there are links to places where you can find out what is happening when you plan to visit. As we are a seaside town, the first place to go is one of our fantastic beaches, where you can walk, swim, jetski, sail, kayak or just lie back and watch other peo...

  • The Kings Hall kingshall thumb

    The Kings Hall is an architectural gem, captivating visitors with its original Edwardian features and idyllic seafront views. It was originally named the King Edward VII Memorial Hall, and was opened on 10 July 1913 by Her Royal Highness, Princess Henry of Battenberg, on behalf of Queen Alexandra. Prices for events and shows vary. Group disc...

  • Herne Bay Little Theatre hernebaylittletheatre

    The Kentish town of Herne Bay is home to its very own charming little 72 seat theatre, and the award-winning drama society that own it. Herne Bay Little Theatre are members of the Little Theatre Guild of Great Britain, and affiliated with the Kent Drama Association and Canterbury Arts Council.  Every year, we aim to produce six full length pro...

  • Kavanagh Cinema kav cinema

    Herne Bay has it's own independent local cinema with two screens showing a full programme of new releases.  There is also a classic film club every Wednesday morning at 11am where you can enjoy a great art house or classic film and get a free cup of coffee.  Click here to find out is what is on   Click Here to find out what is ...

  • Herne Bay Pier Trust Community Gallery hbpt gallery thumb

    Herne Bay Pier Trust  opened a new community gallery on the Herne Bay seafront on 21st April 2011. Formerly the Old Gift Shop, the gallery at 81 Central Parade  is a positive example of businesses and local community groups working together to improve Herne Bay. The gallery boasts An exciting programme of exhibitions by talented artists...

  • Bay Art Gallery BAG_bayartgallery

    The Bay Art Gallery (BAG) is a popular venue among artists and art lovers alike. The BAG is the only independent contemporary art gallery in Herne Bay that gives you the opportunity to view, and purchase original artwork by local and visiting artists. The Gallery is also available for hire at a nominal rate to artists for their own exhibitio...

  • Herne Bay Museum hernebaymuseum

    The original museum was established in 1932, but its present incarnation was opened in 1996 and falls under the auspices of Canterbury City Council’s Museum Service. It is notable for being a seaside tourist attraction featuring local archaeological and social history. It includes fascinating prehistoric remains found locally, the Roman invasion ...

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