Music Venues in Kent
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Barrel and Horn
The Barrel and Horn mixes the perfect cocktail of live music, home-cooked food and friendly service.
The pub promises a great night out, serving food until 10pm and rocking out to live music three times a week.
Beacon Court Tavern
The venue is minutes from Gillingham Train Station.
Limited car parking is ONLY available for bands.
There is a public car park a short distance away in Randolph Road.
Cross Keys Gastro Pub
Music is as key to the Cross Keys as anything can be - in particular jazz and live jazz. The Cross Keys is the first venue to feature Sonny`s Jazz club which will play host to local, national and international jazz performers.
Every Thursday evening we showcase jazz performers from all walks of life. See our website for this months schedule.
Duke of Cumberland
The Duke of Cumberland is first and foremost, a traditional English Country Inn. Built in 1749 the Inn is named after the Duke of Cumberland, commander of the English Army that put down the Jacobite rebellion at the battle of Culloden in 1746. The Duke is reputed to have trained his troops in the surrounding countryside.
Quiz nights and live music are regular events at the Duke and early booking is always recommended.
A traditional English pub and restaurant serving excellent home-cooked food and
fine ales. Situated on the River Stour, in England`s smallest town, the Fordwich Arms offers the best in hospitality and quality.
There is an open mic night on the 2nd and 4th Sunday of each month from 8:00pm
The Great Hall Barn at High Rocks can accomodate 500 people. Bar, late licence and ample parking. Restaurant and Pub on site, plus nearby Hotel.
Horsebridge Arts Centre
The Horsebridge Arts and Community Centre is located in the heart of Whitstable, Kent. The Centre was set up to provide a social, cultural and learning resource of high quality that is excellent value and accessible to all.
The Centre is open 7 days a week
Monday - Thursday 9am - 9pm (10am - 6pm Bank Holidays)
Friday & Saturday 9am - 6pm (and from 7pm for Performances)
Sunday 10am - 6pm (10am - 5pm winter hours)
Lime Bar Cafe
We are a thriving Music venue and cafe bar that has received positive affirmation from BBC-6 and BBC-2 for presenting worldwide musicians in an intimate and appreciative space. We run on ‘3rd place’ theory principles and encourage experimental music, free folk and jazz.
We actively link with other venues including The Jazz House (Copenhagen) and Deptford Vinyl (London).
We also have a live recording and studio space (Tontine Records) which has led to several external sound and music projects, Profound Sound, =and Clocktower Radio (New York)
Ship Inn, Gravesend
Think you`re the next Bruno Mars? Or the next Adele? Don't be afraid to belt out those tunes – perform music from across the eras. Whether it`s group performances or solos, let your hair down and lap up the applause! Want to get that table close to the music?
At your local John Barras pub we regularly put on big events and we love entertaining you with live music. Join us for some great tunes, grab a few beers and a meal or two, and be entertained.
The Angel Inn, West Malling
At The Angel Inn, Addington Green, we pride ourselves on the high level of hospitality we provide.
At The Angel Inn we run a regular programme of live music events on Friday evenings. There`s something for everyone, from Rat Pack to Irish folk, and much more inbetween.
Additional live music events are also held on special occasions such as bank holidays, Mother`s Day and Christmas.
The Barge, Gillingham
Tucked away in a quiet corner of Gillingham, Kent, The Barge is a cosy, friendly watering hole with a lot to offer:
Regular live music events... folk / blues / jazz / acoustic
Regular `open-mic` acoustic jam nights
The Bell & Jorrocks
We provide a wide variety of live entertainment from the southeast & London. Family magic shows, traditional English folk & Morris dancing, comedy & a varied range of bands to suit all tastes and have just opened the floor for our new monthly open mic sessions!
The Bell Inn
The Bell Inn @ Bearsted is a traditional Pub/Restaurant in the heart of Kent, but not only are we a Pub we put on live music every Friday @ 9pm.
We are also embarking on putting together every 1st Saturday of the month a Rhythm & Blues evening.
Check out what's on by going to our website.
The Berry is a family run pub, the landlord is called Chris.He is a huge real ale enthusiast so if the beer is`nt up to his standard he wont sell it! The landlady Harriett is responsible for the arty bits around the pub. Malcolm and Bev are Chris` mum and dad.
Live music on the first Saturday of each month.
The Chimney Boy
Live Music every Friday Night & occasionally on Saturday & Sunday
We are always on the lookout for great bands!
The Exchange, Hazlitt Arts
The Hazlitt Theatre presents an eclectic mix of entertainment for all the family, from the music of Joe Brown and Voulez Vous to the raucous comedy of Lee Evans.
The theatre is serviced by its own dressing rooms, licensed bar and refreshment facilities with seating for up to 382 people.
The Forum - Tunbridge
Independent music and arts venue.
You`ll find the Forum at the bottom end of town on Fonthill Common, opposite the King Charles The Martyr Church. It is only a five minute walk from Tunbridge Wells rail station, which has frequent, direct connections in and out of London.
The Green Man Pub, Wrotham
The Green Man is host to a variety of exciting events including: Live Music, Open Mic Nights, Quiz Nights and more.
Sunday Night Live Music starting at 7.30pm. Various acts alternating with Open Mic night.
Andrea Magee & Gary Lucas + OPEN MIC – A great night every fortnight. Andrea & Gary will keep you entertained and other talented people can join in as well.
The Harbour Garden Cafe
Al-fresco cafe/bar/restaurant alongside the quay in Whitstable harbour.
Live music and entertainment every weekend East to October.
The Horse and Groom
The Horse and Groom, dating from 1830 and close to Ramsgate`s stunning Royal Harbour, is a friendly and down-to-earth pub offering a number of excellent cask ales and popular live music nights.
The pub is gaining a reputation for its popular live music on Saturday nights/Sunday afternoons, with cover bands from the decades, solo artists and duos, certain to have you tapping your toes and singing along.
The Kings Hall
The Kings Hall is an architectural gem, captivating visitors with its original Edwardian features and idyllic seafront views.
The main hall can hold up to 650 people and the venue also has a fully licensed and staffed bar and a foyer/cafe area.
The Kings Hall hosts an extensive range of events and shows throughout the year and is popular with previous artists, such as Ash and The Delays.
The Old Brewery Store
A new music venue in Shepherd Neame's Faversham Brewery. Featuring concerts, gigs and events using local and not so local bands. Also available to bands and promoters for self promotion etc.
The Red Lion Pub, Canterbury
Situated a few miles from Canterbury City centre in the small village of Stodmarsh is The Red Lion.
Live Music at The Red Lion:
Last Wednesday of every month from 7.30pm.
Enjoy a 2 course meal for only £15.
The Stile Bridge
We try our best to go that extra mile and put on a little something for everyone. Be it one of our popular music nights, our pop up restaurant nights, a craft beer tasting or a full blown music and beer festival. You are bound to find something to take your fancy.
The Warren gives you best place to business event like Meeting Rooms, Conference rooms, Event venue.
We also provide wedding venues, birthday celebration venues or much more facilities.
The Warren Inn
The Warren Inn serves REAL ALE and is open all day. Well-known for its delicious, FRESH FOOD, there is a large GARDEN with a safe play area and plenty of parking including room for coaches. Regular ENTERTAINMENT includes occasional live music, pub games, and much more.
01797 362 090
The pub often hosts live music evenings so please check out our What`s On? page to see what up & coming events we will be having at the Valiant Sailor.
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