Events

  • Wed
    12
    Apr
    2017
    2-3pm

    A free guided tour by the Head Keeper. Meet outside the Bull’s Head on Royal Parade. No need to book

  • Sat
    06
    May
    2017
    3:00 pm

    The May Queen Crowning Ceremony for 2017 will be held on Chislehurst Common on Saturday 6th May at 3.00pm. The parade will start at Red Hill Primary School at 2.45pm

    Further details at www.cmqs.org.uk

  • Sun
    21
    May
    2017
  • Sat
    10
    Jun
    2017
    10am-4pm

    Come and meet the Trustees on the Chislehurst Commons stall.

  • Wed
    14
    Jun
    2017
    2-3:15pm

    A walk through the grasslands of Chislehurst Common – a chance to see the wildlife that lives there. A free guided tour by the Head Keeper. Meet at Prickend Pond, near the Queen’s Head. No need to book.

  • Sat
    22
    Jul
    2017
    7:30 pmSchool Road

    Tickets for an outdoor screening of Mamma Mia now available via the Visit Chislehurst website. Also available on the door. All profits go to Chislehurst Commons.

  • Thu
    27
    Jul
    2017
    10am - 12Centre Common

    We are hosting a FREE family activity morning on 27th July to help children learn about, and be inspired by, their natural surroundings.

    Meet on Centre Common (off Centre Common Rd) for a nature trail, craft activities and stories with the library service. Numbers are limited so please reserve spaces by emailing contactus@chislehurstcommons.uk

    Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

  • Sun
    06
    Aug
    2017
    9am-5pm

    A full marathon organised by Bridge Events Dartford. The 26.2 mile course will be entirely off-road through the Commons and Scadbury Park. Due to the high level of demand, a half marathon will also take place on the same day. Full information is available on the Bridge Events website.

  • Wed
    16
    Aug
    2017
    2-3:15pm

    A free guided tour by the Head Keeper. Meet at 2pm outside the Bull’s Head on Royal Parade. No need to book.

  • Sun
    17
    Sep
    2017

    The 9th Chislehurst Chase organised by Bridge Events Dartford. The 10k event is entirely off-road through the Commons and Scadbury Park. There is also a 2k event for children. Entrants must register beforehand via the Bridge website.

  • Sat
    30
    Sep
    2017
    1pm - 5pmManor Park Road

    Chislehurst Common will once again play host to the annual Big Draw arts festival. This award-winning family event will take place on 30th September between 1-5pm on the area of the Common between Manor Park Road and School Road (BR7 5PQ).

    This year’s theme is ‘Our World in Common’, an opportunity to create traditional crafts and art from around the globe.

    Buy tickets on the door: children £3, adults £2. All profits benefit Chislehurst Commons

  • Wed
    11
    Oct
    2017
    2-3:15pm

    Come and see how the wetland areas are developed and maintained. A free guided tour by the Head Keeper. Meet at Prickend Pond, by the Queen’s Head. No need to book.

  • Wed
    06
    Dec
    2017
    2-3:15pm

    A brisk walk around the boundaries of St Paul’s Cray Common – come and see how far it extends and where it meets Scadbury and the National Trust land. A free guided tour by the Head Keeper. Meet outside the Bull’s Head on Royal Parade. No need to book.

  • Wed
    18
    Apr
    2018
    2:00 pmOutside The Bull’s Head on Royal Parade.

    An opportunity to see some of the oldest trees on St. Paul’s Cray Common.

    No need to book, just come along and join us. These are free events, led by our Head Keeper. Walks last approx.1 ¼ – 1 ½ hours.

  • Thu
    14
    Jun
    2018
    10:00 amMeet at Prickend Pond, by the Queen’s Head in Chislehurst High Street.

    Please note change to the usual day and time.

    We will be exploring the eastern areas of Chislehurst Common.

    No need to book, just come along and join us. These are free events, led by our Head Keeper. Walks last approx.1 ¼ – 1 ½ hours.

  • Wed
    15
    Aug
    2018
    2:00 pmMeet outside the Bull’s Head on Royal Parade.

    Come and enjoy the varied habitats on St. Paul’s Cray Common, including the heather which should be in full bloom!

    No need to book, just come along and join us. These are free events, led by our Head Keeper. Walks last approx.1 ¼ – 1 ½ hours.

  • Wed
    10
    Oct
    2018
    2:00 pmOutside Chislehurst Methodist Church in Prince Imperial Road.

    Autumn on Chislehurst Common! See how the onset of autumn affects different trees.No need to book, just come along and join us. These are free events, led by our Head Keeper. Walks last approx.1 ¼ – 1 ½ hours.

     

  • Wed
    05
    Dec
    2018
    2:00 pmOutside the Bull’s Head on Royal Parade.

    Join us for a look at the evergreens on St. Paul’s Cray Common.

    No need to book, just come along and join us. These are free events, led by our Head Keeper. Walks last approx.1 ¼ – 1 ½ hours.

     

  • Sun
    07
    Apr
    2019

    11am-2pmScadbury Park

    Event organised by The Friends of Scadbury.

    We will be there with a stall and a display

  • Wed
    10
    Apr
    2019
    2:00 pmOpposite Bull's Head on Royal Parade

    An opportunity to see some of our conservation work on St. Paul's Cray Common.

     

     

  • Sat
    04
    May
    2019
    2:45 pmChislehurst Common, May Queen Site

    Come and see us at our stall.

  • Sat
    11
    May
    2019
    10:00 amMore details nearer the time

    A walk focusing on significant trees on St. Paul's Cray Common.

  • Sat
    01
    Jun
    2019
    2:00 pmMore details nearer the time
  • Sat
    08
    Jun
    2019
    10:00 amChislehurst Common - May Queen site

    Come and see us at our stall.

  • Wed
    12
    Jun
    2019
    2:00 pmCentre Common (the May Queen site)

     

    Come and see the grasslands of Chislehurst Commons with their wild flowers and butterflies. An important habitat.

  • Sat
    29
    Jun
    2019
    10:00 amMore details nearer the time

    Join a local zoologist for a look at the natural history of the ponds and wetlands of Chislehurst Commons.

  • Thu
    01
    Aug
    2019
    10:00 amCentre Common, May Queen site - then to Kemnal Glade

    Nature trail, art and craft, and woodland activities.

  • Wed
    14
    Aug
    2019
    2:00 pmOpposite Bull's Head on Royal Parade

    A chance to see the heather on St. Paul's Cray Common in bloom, and find out about its history and the wildlife it attracts.

  • Sat
    07
    Sep
    2019
    10:00 amMore details nearer the time

    A walk on Chislehurst Common focusing on significant trees. This is an opportunity to find out about the age and ecology of some of the trees in our woodland.

  • Thu
    19
    Sep
    2019
  • Sun
    22
    Sep
    2019
    10:00 amRoyal Parade

    A 10k run and a fun run on St. Paul's Cray Common and Scadbury. Time TBA.

  • Wed
    16
    Oct
    2019
    2:00 pmCentre Common (the May Queen site)

    A walk on Chislehurst Common, taking in some sites of historical interest.

  • Sat
    16
    Nov
    2019
    1:00 pmThe Old Chapel

    Biodiversity display at The Old Chapel and walks around Prickend Pond.

  • Sat
    30
    Nov
    2019
  • Wed
    04
    Dec
    2019
    2:00 pmOpposite Bull's Head on Royal Parade

    An opportunity to see the evergreens on St. Paul's Cray Common.

Events

  • Sat
    29
    Jun
    2019

    Ponds and Wetlands

  • Thu
    01
    Aug
    2019

    Family Activity Morning

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