Tenterden Christmas Fayre


Friday 25th, Saturday 26th and Sunday 27th November 2016

This page will be regularly updated with news on the activities and features that will be part of the Tenterden Christmas Fayre 2016. You will also find useful information on parking, local retail offers, live music schedules and street entertainments together with list of the stalls that will be attending.

Opening Times

  • Friday: 12.00 until 9.00 p.m.
  • Saturday 9.00 a.m. until 7.00 p.m.
  • Sunday 10.00 a.m. until 5.00 p.m.


  • Homewood School Park and Ride. Please use the lower entrance (St Michaels' side) - turn left just after the fire station on the Ashford Road. A charge of £2.00/car will be made - regular buses run into town. Please see stage coach timetable. Alternatively it is a 10 minute walk into town centre.
  • Kent and East Sussex Railway Station. Station Road off the High Street. A charge of £4.00/ car will be made.
    • Please note that there is limited parking at this site and that traffic conjestion in town may mean that you experience delays during arrival and departure.
  • Rolvenden Station - Train and Ride. Parking will be available at the Rother Valley Timber car park at a charge of £2.00/car.
    • Please note RVT car park opening hours Friday 5.30pm to 9.30pm / Saturday 9.00am until 5.30pm / Sunday 10am until 5.30pm - Gates will be locked outside these times
    • Kent and East Sussex Railway will operate a train shuttle service to and from Tenterden over the three days of the event. Times and charges for the train service available from K&ES Railway offices http://www.kesr.org.uk/ or 01580 765155

Event Features and Venues

  • Recreation Ground Zone 1 - Stage / Rides and Slides / Children's Activities / Seating Area / Festive Bar
  • High Street Zone 2 - E Cross - Stalls
  • High Street Zone 2a - Lloyds Bank to Smiths - Stalls
  • High Street Zone 2b - Area outside M & Co - Stalls
  • High Street Zone 3 - Smiths to Town Hall - Santa's Grotto / Rotary Club / First Aid / Access to lost persons and property point at St Mildred's Church
  • High Street Zone 4 - Prezzo to Vine Inn - Stalls
  • High Street Zone 5 - Forecourt HSBC Bank - Charity Stalls and Stalls
  • High Street Zone 6 - Hoop Haberdashery to Secret Pantry - Stalls
  • High Street Event Area Zone 7 - Music / Children's rides / Seating Area/ Festive Bar with local Ales and Ciders

Lost Property / Lost Children & Lost Persons Meeting Point

If you find yourself separated from other members of your party, please go to St Mildred's Church to reconnect. Any items of lost property will also be stored there.

Public Toilets

Station Road & Recreation Ground

First Aid Point

Zone 3

Information Points

Zones 3 and 5

List of Stalls & Attractions by Zones - please note that these positions may be subject to change following consulations with Ashford Borough Council

Zone 1


Bar, with seating


Pepes Churros

The Socialable Wine Company 

The Fudgery

Bird in Eye Catering

Alley Cat Catering

Oliviers Bakery

Zone 2

The Gourmet Griddle

Beiddenden Vineyard

Scream Retail Ltd

Hypo Hounds Charity

Mr Olive

Wilmas Cupcakery

Electric Pineapple



Zone 2a

Jewellery by Chantelle Lee

Chouette Nanna

Janeyjonks Handcrafted

Lauren Tang Ltd

Smart Start Toys

Artisan Creations

Zone 4

Betty & Peg


Kalonji Cakes

Cowshed Workshop

Love Baby Boutique


The Mucky Duck Bakery

Gibbet Oak Cider/Nightingale Juices

Ragini's Mauritian Curry Powder

Felt by Hand

Romney Marsh Brewery

Zone 5

Tenterden Lions Charity

R Hills Woodturning

Trade Winds

The 4253 Supporters Group

Wise Owl Cider

Zone 6

Edie & Mable Interiors


Wild Spirits of Kent


Charley & Nicks Real Food

Sweet Cheeks

Howling Basset

Treasure Umbrella

Hearts Deco

Grenville Allen

Hebridean Spirits


Mighty Fine Things

Husse Hastings

Cup and Saucer UK

Kentish Pip Cider

Mini Mouthfuls

Kims Emporium

Aces Speed Shop

Think! Quirky

Home Health

Zone 7

Bar with seating

Old Dairy Brewery & Turners Cider

Acoustic music

Fairground rides

The Devils Pantry


O'er The Moon Fudge

Anno Distillers


Boyds & Bobs

Marshmallow Heaven

Candy Floss & Doughnuts