What's on? News & events at St Nicholas-at-Wade

Watch this space for forthcoming events (and click images for larger posters)... You can find other events via Facebook (see below), see more details of most concerts via Classical Events, and can also see a selection of past events here.

Saturday 18 May 2019, 7.30pm, in St Nicholas-at-Wade church

Concert with Invicta Concert Band


One of East Kent’s best loved concert bands, Invicta have over their 35-year history performed at prestigious venues across the area including Westminster Abbey, Dover Castle, Leas Cliff Hall, and countless churches and traditional bandstands. Their repertoire ranges from popular classics, film music & songs from the shows through to big band numbers and traditional waltzes and marches.

See listing at Classical Events. Tickets £10 on the door, £8 advance from St Nicholas-at-Wade Post Office (call 01843 844632 for opening hours); refreshments available for a donation. Proceeds in aid of St Nicholas at Wade Church Fabric Fund.

Sat/Sun 18-19 May 2019 (all day)

Beer Festival at Wantsum Brewery

Sunday 19 May 2019 (all day)

A traditional 'beating the bounds of the parish' event: primarily a walk from Chislet via St Nicholas-at-Wade and Monkton to Minster.

More details soon...

Saturday-Sunday 1-2 June 2019, 11am(Sat)/Noon(Sun)-5pm

Open Gardens

Around a dozen village gardens open with stalls selling cakes, plants, preserves, books etc. Gardeners' lunches and cream teas, art and flower exhibitions with music in the church.

Saturday 6 July 2019, 4pm until late

Garden party in aid of Stand By Me, supporting rescued children at The Emmanuel Care Centre, Colombia

Entertainment, delicious food/drink, music for dancing, and much fun and laughter. Entrance is free but any donations would be gratefully received (also a raffle). Email for further details.

Sunday 7 July 2019, 4pm, in church

Concert with Thanet Light Orchestra

More details soon...

Saturday 12 October 2019, time TBC, in Village Hall

Supper in aid of Stand By Me, supporting rescued children at The Emmanuel Care Centre, Colombia

Two course meal, veggie option, with musical entertainment by the 45s Trio; dancing and much fun. Cost £9.50 per person pre paid (also a raffle). Email for further details.

around 19-23 December 2019

Traditional entertainment: see the Hoodeners' website.

Most local news also gets publicized at St Nicholas post office, via the St Nicholas Facebook groups (see Links page), WhereCanWeGo, the Diocese website, and (for concerts) Classical Events. General news can be found in the Parish Council magazine.

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