May at The Pantiles: Chords, Culture & Cuisine

23rd April 2024

As May approaches, The Pantiles is gearing up for a new month filled with excitement, creativity and delicious experiences! May brings forth a calendar brimming with events that promise to captivate locals and visitors, celebrating the essence of community, music and culinary delights.

Live at The Pantiles – Every Thursday Night: 2nd May to 12th September

Prepare to be swept away by the melodies and rhythms of Live at The Pantiles, returning with a fresh twist and a dynamic line-up of performances. Formerly known as Jazz on The Pantiles, this beloved music series is set to ignite Thursday evenings with a fusion of jazz, funk, soul, pop, rock and ska.

Sponsored by Thomson Snell & Passmore and Dandara, Live at The Pantiles promises an unforgettable experience for music enthusiasts of all tastes. From the smooth sounds of the Simon Spillett Quartet to the lively beats of the Skatonics, each performance is a testament to The Pantiles’ rich cultural heritage and commitment to delivering world-class entertainment.

This season introduces a new spectator space, allowing attendees to fully immerse themselves in the music without the need for a restaurant reservation, plus a pop-up bar hosted by Lemons.

Grab your dancing shoes and join us for an evening of merriment under the starlit sky!

For more details about Live at The Pantiles.

The Pantiles Makers Market: 4th & 5th May

The Pantiles Makers Market invites you to immerse yourself in a treasure trove of artisanal wonders. Taking place on the 4th and 5th of May, this curated market showcases an eclectic array of handmade and locally produced items. From unique crafts to one-of-a-kind treasures, each purchase not only supports talented artisans but also celebrates the vibrant spirit of our local community.

After indulging in a shopping spree, why not treat yourself to a culinary adventure at one of our charming cafes or restaurants? Let the flavours of The Pantiles complement your day of exploration and discovery.

For more details about The Pantiles Makers Market.

Sankey’s Feast & Fizz Festival: 18th & 19th May

Embark on a culinary journey around the globe at Sankey’s Feast & Fizz Festival, where tantalising flavours and vibrant entertainment await. From Caribbean delights to Italian sparkle, indulge your senses in an array of world cuisines and refreshing beverages.

Feast your eyes on a diverse selection of food stalls, savour free tasters and witness chef demos that showcase the artistry behind each dish. With live entertainment for the whole family, Sankey’s Feast & Fizz Festival is not just a gastronomic experience but a celebration of cultural diversity and culinary innovation.

For more details about the Sankey’s Feast & Fizz Festival.

Save the Dates!

Mark your calendars for these unforgettable events at The Pantiles this May. Whether you’re a music aficionado, a culinary enthusiast or simply seeking a weekend filled with entertainment and excitement, The Pantiles invites you to create lasting memories in the heart of Tunbridge Wells.

Join us as we embrace the vibrant spirit of community, creativity and culture this spring season!

Live at The Pantiles photo credit: @lightningbottleproductions