Live Music Venues

These are the venues that regularly put on Free Live Music. The links take you to a page for that venue, with listings and further information.

Note: Other venues also have live music, but not always free, or regular.


The East Kent

Harbour Garden Cafe

The Lounge

The Monument

The New Inn

The Old Neptune

The Oyster Pearl, Seasalter

The Pearson's Arms

The Quayside

The Rock Lodge

The Royal, Tankerton

Royal Naval Reserve

The Ship Centurion

The Two Brewers

Herne Bay

The Divers Arms

The Firkin Frog

The Hampton Inn


The Ship Inn


The Black Griffin

Bramleys Cocktail Bar

The King's Head

The Lady Luck

Maidens Head

Ye Olde Beverlie

The Parrot

The Penny Theatre

The Phoenix

The Tyler's Kiln


Tips for venues:

#4 - Book Early For Christmas ... and other special occasions. The best bands often get booked months ahead, so don't leave it until the last moment. You don't want to get stuck with One Direction. Again. And make sure you let me know!