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What's On in Kent

Kent is known as the Garden of England and its natural landscape makes for an array of top quality outdoor events all year round. Featuring a UNESCO World Heritage Site, numerous Blue Flag Beaches and historical links, seasonal events will ensure something different for every visit. 

What's on in Kent this weekend?

To find out what's on in Kent today or this weekend, use the search box on the left side of this page to narrow down your required date. Kent is a popular destination for day trips from London and also European travellers arriving into the UK by sea so events celebrating culture, food and music are never far away,

Family-friendly coastal seaside resorts such as Margate, Broadstairs and Ramsgate have events calendars geared for keeping kids entertained whether it's during the holidays or for a weekend break.

There's plenty for adults too with castles, gardens and museums providing a year-long supply of exhibitions, festivals and seasonal entertainment, none more so than at more than a dozen National Trust locations in Kent which display the Garden of England in all its glory.

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If you're travelling from outside the area for an event in Hampshire, there are numerous hotels and other accommodation options to suit your needs.

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Wealden Times Midwinter Fair

Wealden Times Midwinter Fair

Wealden Times Midwinter Fair, set in a tented village at the Hop Farm in Paddock Wood, will be showcasing over 220 exhibitors for three days at the...

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  1. Add Footsteps in Time - costumed guided tour to your Itinerary

    Footsteps in Time - costumed guided tour

    Type

    Guided Walk

    Location

    Rochester

    Dates

    From:
    24 Feb 2017To24 Nov 2017

    Footsteps in Time are offering their costumed guided tours to the general public on a "turn up and go" basis.

  2. Add Jousting at Hever Castle - select dates to your Itinerary

    Jousting at Hever Castle - select dates

    Type

    Heritage & History

    Location

    Hever Road, Edenbridge

    Dates

    From:
    15 Jul 2017To28 Aug 2017


    Bring the whole family to Hever Castle this summer to enjoy fun jousting tournaments on select weekends during the school holidays.

    Meet on the Castle forecourt and join Henry VIII & Anne Boleyn as they parade to the jousting arena. Be entertained by the brave knights and their comedic side-kicks...

  3. Add Knights & Princesses School at Hever Castle to your Itinerary

    Knights & Princesses School at Hever Castle

    Type

    Childrens Events

    Location

    Hever Road, Edenbridge

    Dates

    From:
    22 Jul 2017To28 Aug 2017

    The popular Knights & Princesses School at Hever Castle will be running daily throughout the school holidays from 22 July – 28 August. Suitable for kids aged 6 – 12 years (approximately) these sessions include fun hands-on activities that will entertain the kids and result in them being officiated...

  4. Add Medieval Story Garden at Canterbury Tales - Summer to your Itinerary

    Medieval Story Garden at Canterbury Tales - Summer

    Type

    Participatory Event

    Location

    Canterbury

    Dates

    From:
    22 Jul 2017To1 Sep 2017

    Medieval Story Garden at Canterbury Tales

  5. Add Explore Medway Open Top Bus to your Itinerary

    Explore Medway Open Top Bus

    Type

    Tour

    Location

    Rochester

    Dates

    From:
    24 Jul 2017To3 Sep 2017

    There's no better way to explore what Medway has to offer than aboard the only open top tour bus in Kent.

    Tours start from the coach bays at the back of Medway Visitor Information Centre in Rochester - however, if getting to this starting point is a problem, don't worry you can join the bus at any...

  6. Add Kids Travel for Free! to your Itinerary

    Kids Travel for Free!

    Type

    Special Events

    Location

    Station Road, Tenterden

    Dates

    From:
    25 Jul 2017To3 Sep 2017

    This summer families can enjoy a fun day out on Tenterden’s Steam Railway while enjoying a fantastic summer promotion which allows one Child to travel for free with every Adult TravelCard purchased!  The promotion will run between 25 July and 3 September 2017.

    The railway’s beautifully...

  7. Add Doc.Yard Summer Fun to your Itinerary

    Doc.Yard Summer Fun

    Type

    Childrens Events

    Location

    Chatham

    Dates

    From:
    31 Jul 2017To3 Sep 2017

    Returning to the BIG space for BIG things, the Doc is back for his 4th year at the Historic Dockyard Chatham! This time it is all about mathematical fun and games! Join Doc.Yard and his assistant Bunsen for a 1hr hands on interactive experience – the first half of the show consists of free flow...

  8. Add Summer Afternoon Music to your Itinerary

    Summer Afternoon Music

    Type

    Music

    Location

    Deal

    Dates

    From:
    5 Aug 2017To26 Aug 2017

    Relax with light music on the lawn. Enjoy the summer borders and fragranced blooms as you’re taken on a melodious journey against our historic backdrop. Every Saturday in August.

  9. Add Broadstairs Folk Week to your Itinerary

    Broadstairs Folk Week

    Type

    Festival

    Location

    Broadstairs

    Dates

    From:
    11 Aug 2017To18 Aug 2017


    Everyone has a different Folk Week – ask 50 people what is their favourite part of the festival and they will each tell you something completely different! Whether you are family looking for child-friendly events, younger generation wanting to burn off some dance energy or singers and musicians...

  10. Add The World's Biggest Bouncy Castle comes to Dreamland! to your Itinerary

    The World's Biggest Bouncy Castle comes to Dreamland!

    Type

    Outdoor Event / Activities

    Location

    Margate

    Dates

    From:
    12 Aug 2017To26 Aug 2017

    WOOHOO! The WORLD'S BIGGEST BOUNCY CASTLE is coming to DREAMLAND!

    Book your slot now: bit.ly/BouncyCastle

    For a 2 week stay from Saturday 12th August - Saturday 26th August, come and release your inner child and bounce! Suitable for ages 4+

    Did you know the castle is taller than the Great Wall...