Chiddingstone Castle Literary Festival

Save the date - May Bank Holiday - Thursday 7th May to Sunday 10th May 2020

Come and join us at our annual literary festival to meet well-known authors, artists and poets. Choose and be a part of interviews on all sorts of topics from thrillers to self-help, history to whodunnits, food to art. Get involved in writing and art workshops. Over the four days, we present a full programme of talks, workshops, tastings, as well as a special drinks event at nearby Stonewall Park. 

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Make a date in your diary and pre-register via the button below for the 2020 Literary Festival programme updates and priority booking.

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Previous Years’ Authors, Books, Workshops and Podcasts

Click on the buttons below to see the highlights and listen to podcasts of previous years’ events. We have hosted many engaging authors and experts such as Ian Rankin, Rev. Richard Coles, Adam Kay, Anna Pasternak, Joanne Harris, Diana Henry, Sandy Gall, Kate Mosse, Evan Davis and more.