Tenterden Christmas Market - Christmas in Tenterden 2017

23/08/2017
Tenterden News

We are in the early stages of planning the Christmas Market, all information subject to change
 
Announcing the ...
Tenterden Christmas
Market 2017
24-25 Nov 2017
Friday 24 November 2017, 12 noon-9pm Christmas Market Stalls, Shops open, Christmas Lights Switch On
Saturday 26 November 2017, 9am-8pm Christmas Market Stalls, Shops open
High Street Stallholders: please contact tash@christmasintenterden.co.uk  
  • Traditional Christmas Market
  • Christmas Market stalls
  • Local Artisan food producers and crafters
  • Street food including hot food and drinks
  • Christmas shopping
  • Christmas gifts and crafts
  • Shops and cafes open late
  • Glittering Christmas trees and lights - light switch on is Friday late afternoon
  • Christmas canteen with trestle tables behind the Woolpack Hotel; fabulous Santa's Grotto
  • Live music, choirs, street entertainment
  • Christmas carols
  • Christmas Lights  
  • Tenterden Lions Charity Christmas Float

 

SANTA'S GROTTO
Fabulous Santa's Grotto behind the Woolpack Hotel. Santa Grotto queries to Mrs Pippa Carter pippa60@talktalk.net
Elves wanted
 
 

TENTERDEN TOWN CHRISTMAS LIGHTS SWITCH ON
Tenterden Town Christmas Lights switch on event, Friday 24 November 2017, candlelit procession from St Mildred's Church to the Rotary Club Christmas tree situated in front of the Town Hall, where the town Christmas lights will be switched on. Further information: www.mytenterden.co.uk/Events/tenterden-town-christmas-lights-switch-on-listing-400-7505.aspx

 
 
GETTING TO TENTERDEN 
BUSES
  • No.2 service operated by Stagecoach
    Ashford, Great Chart, Bethersden, High Halden, St Michaels, TENTERDEN, Rolvenden, Newenden, Northiam, Broad Oak, Brede and stops to Hastings  
  • No.2A operated by Stagecoach
    Ashford, Kingsnorth, Shadoxhurst, Woodchurch, TENTERDEN
  • No.12 operated by Arriva    
    Maidstone, Langley Heath, Langley, Sutton Valence, Headcorn, Biddenden, St Michaels, TENTERDEN
  • No.297 operated by Renown Coaches
    Tunbridge Wells, Pembury, Matfield, Brenchley, Goudhurst, Wisley Pound, Cranbrook, Benenden, Rolvenden, TENTERDEN
  • No. 312 operated by Renown Coaches
    Rye, Playden, Iden, The Stocks, Wittersham, Small Hythe, TENTERDEN


 
PARKING IN TENTERDEN more information to follow
  • MAIN CAR PARKS
    East side of Tenterden
  • MAIN CAR PARK
    West side of Tenterden
     
  • Tenterden Town Centre car parks:
    Please note there is limited parking in the Town Centre car parks and traffic congestion in Tenterden may mean that you experience delays during arrival and departure.
    • Station Road car park (both sides of Station Road)
    • Bridewell Lane car park
    • Recreation Ground Road car park (Waitrose car park, and opposite Ivy Court Surgery)
    • Kent and East Sussex Railway Station car park. Station Road off the High Street (by the Vine Inn).
    • Leisure Centre car park (part of the car park will be cordoned off for Leisure Centre use only)
    • Tesco car park, free. Please note Tescos car park is for Tesco shoppers and is 2 hours only (if you overstay at this car park you will be fined £70) automatic number plate detection 
    BLUE BADGE DISABLED PARKING
     
    • High Street outside NatWest Bank, 1 space
    • High Street outside Costa Coffee, 1 permanent space, several temporary blue badge spaces TBC
    • Underneath Waitrose supermarket, 4 spaces (lift to pavement level) & on upper level, 5 spaces
    • Smaller Recreation Ground Road car park, 4 spaces
    • Tesco car park (for Tesco shoppers) 10+ spaces
    • Considerate parking on double yellow lines  
    MOTORCYCLE PARKING
    • Recreation Ground Road car park, upper level, 1 bay
    • High Street by NatWest Bank, 1 bay for several bikes
      
    TOILETS
    Public toilets: Station Road (Station Road car park), Recreation Ground (Recreation Ground Road opposite the entrance to Waitrose car park) 

     

    THE WOOLPACK WINTER GARDEN 
    Santa's Grotto, The Christmas Canteen Barn & Seasonal Market with a selected group of Christmas stand holders selling Christmas gifts and vintage brocante
    The Christmas Canteen Barn
    Christmas Stands
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