Steeped in history and surrounded by breathtaking architecture, Canterbury is home to plenty of attractions and activities for all to enjoy, and hosts a variety of brilliant events throughout the year. 

You can find a selection of upcoming events listed below. For the full list and information please head to the Visit Canterbury website.

If you're visiting Canterbury to attend any of these events and need accommodation, we would be delighted to welcome you to Abbots Barton Hotel.
Contact our reception team or click the link below to book your stay.

T. 01227 760341


Canterbury Oktober Fest
Oktoberfest Canterbury 2024

Canterbury city centre

4th and 5th October 

University of Kent Open Day
University of Kent Undergraduate Open Days

Saturday 5 October - 10.00-15.00 -  Canterbury campus

Saturday 19 October - 11.00-13.00 - Medway campus

Saturday 16 November - 10.00-15.00 Canterbury campus

Canterbury Festival 2024
Canterbury Festival

19th October to 2nd November