Thursday 17th August 2017 - MIKE PORTER-WARD & FRIENDS - at The Ship Inn, Conyer




Jazz & Blues



Mike Porter Ward and friends with Robert on piano and featuring Lesley Alexander on vocals.


Music 8pm to 11pm

Friday 18th August 2017 - FREEDOM CAGE - at The Sun Inn

8.45

"We are a four piece rock band from Maidstone, Kent playing original songs with a few covers.
We like to keep our feet firmly on the ground and appreciate good solid rock with solid drum and bass and driving guitars. We let the music do the talking, and are passionate players who just wants to spread the good word of The Cage \m/"

Friday 18th August 2017 - BILLY WHIZ - at The Market inn

8.30

Friday 18th August 2017 - BRETT WALES - at The Assembly Rooms

7.30
Faversham Organ & Keyboards Monthly Concerts
Now at The Assembly Rooms

Tickets are £7.50 and more details can be obtained from Neilson Matthews on 01795 590558 
NEW website:

Friday 18th August 2017 - JAZZ @ THE ALEX - The Alexander Centre

8pm

Straight-ahead jazz provided by the Andy Bennett Quartet in The Alexander Centre's bar and lounge.

Entry is free, but there will be a retiring collection for the band.

Cabaret style seating - Licensed Bar

A relaxing informal evening to be enjoyed with friends.

Friday 18th August 2017 - SISTER SUZIE BAND - at The George Inn, Newnham

8.30

Saturday 19th August 2017 - CREEK - at The White Lion, selling

8.30
Creek

A Powerful and Energetic British Rock Band from Kent

Creek busted down the doors of the rock scene in 2013 when long time friends who first met while still in secondary school, Jess Paul and Mark built the foundations of the band that was to become Creek.

Powerful vocals, electrifying guitar riffs and arena ready rhythms has them standing out of the crowd. Bringing together influences from the rock and pop world alike, the music of Creek appeals to rock fans and non-rock fans alike. 

Saturday 9th August 2017 - PARAGRAPH 1 - at The Elephant

8.30 ish

Rock, Pop and Dance Classics

Paul Vocals Matt Drums Nigel Bass Mick Lead guitar and BVs James Keyboards and BVs
http://paragraph1band.weebly.com/

https://www.facebook.com/The-Elephant-Faversham-Ltd-1551219828494817/

Sunday 20th August 2017 - UKES IN THE GARDEN - at The Chequers Inn, Doddington

from 4pm
The event is in support of the charity detailed below - cakes and raffle to raise funds:

Sunday 20th August 2017 - STANDARD FIVE - at The Anchor

6.30 to 9.00
Bob Fridd's band Standard Five - in PiF's opinion one of the best blues bands in this part of the world.

Sunday 20th August 2017 - IN BLUE - at The Market Inn

2.30 to 5.00
InBlue reprise the smokey bars of the golden era of blues music. A driven soulful feel, served with a helping of funk and seasoned with a little jazz.

Sunday 20th August 2017 - THE IRISH SESSION - at The Market Inn

8pm

Wednesday 23rd August 2017 - SINGERS NIGHT - at Faversham Folk Club, The Limes

FAVERSHAM FOLK CLUB
7.30                £2
Bring your instruments, poems, stories and particularly your favourite songs and join in - or just listen or sing the choruses.

Friday 25th August 2017 - BONEYARD JUNCTION - at The Sun Inn

8.45
"We try and avoid the old chestnuts you've heard hundreds of times from hundreds of bands (although we do have a couple of exceptions) and we still give you over two hours of loud, sweaty music that you'll know and bloody love! Check us out - even if we say so ourselves, we're really bloody good!"
(PiF agrees - they are bloody good!)




Friday 25th August 2017 - THE LEWIS CHESSMEN - at The Bull Inn

8.30

Friday 25th August 2017 - HAPPY TRAILS - at The Market Inn

8.30
Happy Trails are:
  • AL Clark
  • Richard Bilous
  • Geoff Sandiford
  • Adrian Madden
  • Tom Fairs

The video below has been produced by Dominic Sandiford.

http://www.happytrailsband.co.uk/

Saturday 26th August 2017 - ORGAN RECITAL, CHRISTOPHER OUVRY-JOHNS - at St Mary of Charity Church

7.30
Organ Recital
Christopher Ouvry-Johns
(Leicester Cathedral)

Retiring collection in aid of the Organ Fund

Saturday 26th to Monday 28th August 2017 - STALISFIELD BEER FESTIVAL - at The Plough Inn, Stalisfield



(Note: This is not an official poster - just something PiF has done to highlight the music)

Sunday 27th August 2017 - BIG ORANGE HEAD - at The Anchor

6.30 to 9.00        
Big Orange Head are a 4 piece band that regularly expands to 6 or 7 piece and plays a rocking mix of classics and rareties from the forties through the noughties in their own inimitable style.


http://bigorangehead.co.uk/

Sunday 27th August 2017 - GOOSEBUMPS - at The Market Inn

2.30 to 5.00

Sunday 27th August 2017 - GREAT BRITISH FUNDAY & Motor Show - at Doddington Playing Field

1 to 5pm
With live music from:
The Ade Breaker Band
Doddington Ukulele Movement
Raspberry Keytones

Sunday 27th August 2017 - THE FOLK MUSIC SESSION - at The Market Inn

8pm

Sunday 27th & Monday 28th August 2017 - FAVERSHAM CHILLI FESTIVAL - at the Abbey School


"The Faversham Chilli Festival is a tale of two halves! Sunday is exclusively the Chilli Fest with music, food, talks, displays and stalls.
On Monday we are part of the Kent Chrome & Cruisers Car & Motorcycle show & Autojumble 2017 which there will be a £5 per adult entry but kids go free. Monies still being raised for charities!"

Wednesday 30th August 2017 - SINGERS NIGHT - at Faversham Folk Club, The Limes

FAVERSHAM FOLK CLUB
7.30                £2
Bring your instruments, poems, stories and particularly your favourite songs and join in - or just listen or sing the choruses.

Wednesday 30th August 2017 - THE TAYLORS - at The Railway

8.30

Friday 1st September 2017 - OPEN MIC - at The Chequers Inn, Doddington

from 8pm

PA and some instruments provided
THE BEAR INN 
FAVERSHAM HOP FESTIVAL 2017
FRIDAY

8.30 - LABYRINTH


For more details about The Bear, and to see what else is happening at this venue over Hop Fest weekend click HERE

THE HOP FESTIVAL FRINGE
FAVERSHAM HOP FESTIVAL 2017
FRIDAY
CAPTIVE HEARTS
at The Arden Theatre - 9pm
BRIAN KEENAN and JOHN McCARTHY, kidnapped by Islamic Jihad at the height of the Lebanese hostage crisis in April 1986. During four years their Anglo-Irish relationship is at times frayed, but the more they learn about each other, the more they learn about themselves - and what it really is to be alive. Anger heals but forgiveness takes courage.

For more HopFestFringe shows, visit www.ticketsource.co.uk/hopfestfringe

Buy a ticket in advance to guarantee entry or Pay What You Want at the venue after the show (suggested minimum donation £7).
The Arden Theatre, Faversham on Friday 1 September 2017
Doors Open at 8:50PM
From 9:00PM to 9:50PM
Ticket Price: £6.00


For full details of this and all the Hop Festival fringe Events go to:
THE MARKET INN 
FAVERSHAM HOP FESTIVAL 2017
FRIDAY

8.30 -  RUBBER BISCUIT

For more details about the Market Inn, band / artist information including video and sound clips and to see who is performing here over the weekend as well - click:  HERE
THE PHOENIX TAVERN 
FAVERSHAM HOP FESTIVAL 2017
FRIDAY

8:30 - THE NARRATONES
to 10:30


For more details about the Phoenix Tavern, band / artist information including video and sound clips and to see who is performing here over the weekend as well - click:  HERE

THE RAILWAY 
FAVERSHAM HOP FESTIVAL 2017
FRIDAY

8.30 - PARAGRAPH 1

For more details about The Railway, band / artist information and to see who is performing here over the whole weekend as well - click:  HERE

THE SUN INN 
FAVERSHAM HOP FESTIVAL 2017

FRIDAY

8.45 - FLAWLESS CARBON

For more details about the Sun Inn, band / artist information including video and sound clips and to see who is performing here over the weekend as well - click:  HERE

Friday 1st September 2017 - THE SOOZUNS - at The George Inn, Newnham

8.30

The Soozuns return to the George with their own brand of folky-jazz and jazzy-folk.
THE VAULTS 
FAVERSHAM HOP FESTIVAL 2017
FRIDAY

8.30 - SUR LES DOCKS

For more details about the Vaults, band / artist information including video and sound clips and to see who is performing here over the weekend as well - click:  HERE


ACOUSTIC & FOLK STAGE
WEST STREET     
FAVERSHAM HOP FESTIVAL 2017

SATURDAY

11:00 - SARAH MCQUAID

12:00 - TROMMELFLUIT BAND

1:00 -  ANNA MACDONALD

2:00 -  FARAN FLAD

3:00 -  TROMMELFLUIT BAND

4:00 -  TIM EDEY

For details of the music on the Acoustic & Folk Stage over the whole weekend click HERE
or:
BREWERY STAGE
COURT STREET
FAVERSHAM HOP FESTIVAL 2017
SATURDAY


10:30 - MC/DJ 

10:45 - LITTLE FISHES

11:45 - THE KICK-BACKS

12:55 - FLAWLESS CARBON

2:00 - PARAGRAPH 1

3:15 - TAKING CARE OF VEGAS

4:30 - UNDER THE WOOD

For details of the music on the Brewery Stage over the whole weekend click HERE
or:
HOPPERS MARKET STAGE
CENTRAL CAR PARK
FAVERSHAM HOP FESTIVAL 2017


SATURDAY

11:00 - JOHN DOE TRIO

12:00 - JAMES KERRY / FOOT DOWN CEILIDH

1:00 -  STEPHEN CORNWELL

2:00 -  BLIGHTY

3:00 -  RICKY FLEMING

4:00 -  LABYRINTH

For details of the music on the Hoppers Market Stage over the whole weekend click HERE
or:
MARKET PLACE STAGE 
                Spitfire Stage
               FAVERSHAM HOP FESTIVAL 2017
                         
            
SATURDAY




10.00 - HOPPING DOWN IN KENT

10.15 - TEA 4 TWO

11.00 - HOPPING DOWN IN KENT

11.30 - PROCESSION / OPENING CEREMONY

12.00 - HOPPING DOWN IN KENT

12.30 - BOB KENWARD  

1.50 - GYPSKAZZ 

2.35 - HOPPING DOWN IN KENT feat. Bredgarettes

2.55 - JOANNA MCGOWAN

4.00 - SARAH MCQUAID 


For details of the music on the Market Place Stage over the whole weekend click HERE
or:

PRESTON STREET STAGE 
                     Master Brew Stage

                         FAVERSHAM HOP FESTIVAL 2017



SATURDAY


10:00 - MC/DJ

10:45 - NEW OLD WORLD

11:50 - CURB PILOTS

12:55 - THOMAS ASHBY

2:00 - EMMA KING

3:05 - THE UNKNOWN

4:10 - CREEK


For details of the music on the Preston Street Stage over the whole weekend click HERE
or:
THE ALBION TAVERNA 
FAVERSHAM HOP FESTIVAL 2017
SATURDAY


1:30 - THE BLUE DEVILS


For more details about the Albion Taverna, band / artist information including video and sound clips and to see who is performing on Sunday as well - click:  HERE

THE ALEXANDER CENTRE 
FAVERSHAM HOP FESTIVAL 2017

SATURDAY

1.00 - QE STUDENTS


2.00 - ESTELLE MEY

3.00 - THE WATERGRAIN BAND

4.00 - NEW OLD WORLD 

5.00 - FUNKE AND THE TWO TONE BABY

6.00- GREEN DIESEL
to 7.30



For more details about the Alexander Centre, band / artist information including video and sound clips and to see who is performing on Saturday as well - click:  HERE
BINELLA
FAVERSHAM HOP FESTIVAL 2017
SATURDAY

DJ = DJ HEADLINE

12.00 - DJ

12.30 - DAVID MIGDEN

2.00 - DJ

2.30 - VIOLET JIVE

4.00 - DJ

4.30 - BENZEGO

6.00 - DJ

6.30 - FLAWLESS CARBON

8.00 - DJ

8.30 - JAM SANDWICH

For more details about Binella, band / artist information including video and sound clips and to see who is performing on Sunday as well - click:  HERE

THE HOP FESTIVAL FRINGE
FAVERSHAM HOP FESTIVAL 2017
SATURDAY

12:00 - PIVO & BEER COMEDY SHOW - The Old Brewery Store


12:00 - BABY + FAMILY DANCE WORKSHOP  - Arden Theatre


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1:30 - The Value of a Reasoned Argument – Fleur de Lis Hall

1:30 - From Today, Everything Changes – The Arden Theatre
           
1:30 - Take A Trance On Me – The Old Brewery Store

3:00 - Salty Tales – The Fleur de Lis Hall

3:00 - What Would… And You Will Know Us by the Trail of Dead Do? – The Old Brewery Store

3:00 - Hope & Hill – The Arden Theatre

4:30 - Loser! – The Arden Theatre

4:30 - Caspar Thomas: More Magic & Mentalism – The Old Brewery Store

4:30 - Twat Out Of Hell - The Fleur de Lis Hall

6:00 - Awkward Reunions: Intelligent Love and Friendzoned – The Arden Theatre

6:00 - Richard Pulsford: Phrases Ready - The Fleur de Lis Hall

7:30 - Harun Musho’d: Harun With a View – The Arden Theatre

7:30 - Love Songs: A One-Woman Show - The Fleur de Lis Hall

9:00 – Deception – The Arden Theatre

9:00 - Missing Hypnos: My Insomnia Story - The Fleur de Lis Hall

For full details of this and all the Hop Festival fringe Events go to: