Holding Events at The Lost Village of Dode

At the Lost Village of Dode we love helping you to share your special occasions such as a Rites of Passage Ceremony to mark the transition from one phase of life to another, this might include a wedding, baby naming ceremony, handfasting, anniversary, significant birthday party or perhaps an important family Gathering, Funeral, Memorial or wake. Just tell us what you have in mind and we will help you to deliver an event fit for such an occasion.

We also host a number of events throughout the year which you can attend. Please see the latest dates below;

Upcoming Events



The Leylines of Dode – Evening Talk

One of the frequently asked questions at Dode is about the 8 leylines that pass through the building, so Doug will be giving a talk on them including a light hearted look at the...



Owl Experience & Picnic

Alongside The Kent Owl Academy, we are delighted to bring to you a unique experience with the owls here at Dode. Sunday 12th June 12-3pm Come and join us for an afternoon and picnic...

Past Events



A Journey through the decades with Gabrielle – Music Night

Dode is proud to present the versatile vocalist, Gabrielle on Wednesday, 20th April, 2022. The resident band singer of Studley Castle will be travelling down from Warwickshire to entertain at our beautiful, historic Village...



An Evening of Dode History

Always been interested in finding out more about the great history that fills Dodes walls….this is your chance with our popular talk with Dodes Keeper Doug Chapman.   Many people believe that Dode was...



Mothers Day Afternoon Tea

Spoil your Mum this Mothers Day with a special Afternoon Tea in our unique 900yr old venue space catered by Mary’s Kitchen & Finickity Fayre. The menu has been specially created for Mothers Day....



Gong Bath at the Lost Village of Dode

Ellie is bringing the healing vibrations of the planet gongs to the magical “Lost Village of Dode”. Come for a transformational experience. What happens during a gong or sound bath? There is no water...



Valentines Afternoon Tea

You are invited to celebrate the month of love and togetherness with our Valentine’s afternoon tea held inside our historic 900 year old church…Whether you are returning to celebrate your special day had at...



Find your Peace – 5 Senses at Dode

An amazing location to experience the world we live in, in a way we have forgotten in the busy world we live in. Use your senses to really ‘feel’ the world around us. A...



Burns Night at Dode – FULLY BOOKED

Join us in celebrating Scottish poet Robert Burns’ birthday on Tuesday 25th January…Burns Night. Haggis, Whiskey & Song! Enjoy an 8 course tasting feast catered by The Flying Pig Kitchen with a flight of...



Poetry In the Church

Are you a keen poet or do you enjoy listening to poetry? Please come along and join us for a night of poetry in the church…..we welcome anyone who would like to read their...



An Evening of Dode History

Always been interested in finding out more about the great history that fills Dodes walls….this is your chance. Many people believe that Dode was built in 1100 by Gundulf, a Norman Bishop and contemporary...