Events for August 2019

Penshurst Place Maize Maze

1st Aug - 1st Sep from 11.00am - 6.00pm

Step into the shoes of a great explorer and circumnavigate the Penshurst Place Maize Maze, collecting clues and stamps as you go! We’ll be keeping the design a closely guarded secret until the launch so keep an eye on our social media pages throughout July to get a glimpse before it opens!


Entrance to the Maize Maze is included in the standard garden entry ticket prices and is £2 for those entering using an RHS or Gardener’s World membership card or a 2for1 offer. The maze is open every day from 13th July until 1st September, from 11:00am to 6pm, with last entry at 5pm.

Summer Sundays

3rd Aug - 1st Sep from 10.30am - 6.00pm

Falconry Shows: Birds on display all day, shows at 11.30am, 2.30pm and 4.30pm
Children’s Crafts: 11am – 4pm
Treasure Island Garden Pantomime Shows: 12noon, 1.30pm and 3pm

Settle into summer with the whole family in our wonderful Summer Sunday events! With Treasure Island garden pantomimes to laugh out loud at, crafts to create, and falconry to be fascinated by, you’ll be sure to have a fantastic day with us!

Bushcraft Bank Holiday

25th Aug - 26th Aug from 10.30am - 6.00pm

Settle in beneath the yurt and learn invaluable skills to make your camping adventure truly magnificent, with the camp leaders from Camp Wilderness. Whether it be how to whittle and build your own equipment, or even the best knots to use, the experts at Camp Wilderness will show you how!

Croquet on the South Lawn

26th Aug from 10.30am - 6.00pm

Join us for a a quintessentially British pastime on the South Lawn, as you pick up a mallet and enjoy this traditional game under the August sun. 

Weald of Kent Country Craft Show

30th Aug - 1st Sep from 10.30am - 5.00pm

The Weald of Kent Country Craft Show is located in our parkland, outside of the main house and gardens.  Visit for more information and to pre-book your tickets.

Returning to the Parkland for the popular Autumn Show, the September Weald of Kent Country Craft Show is a fantastic day out for all the family and features bundles of entertainment, workshops and music! For those who are really organised, the show is also a great spot for early Christmas Shopping and inspiration!