Past Events

Remembering The Armistice

Date: 10/11/2018

Time: 19:00 to 21:30

Location: Invicta Grammar School for Girls, ME14 5DS

armstice
armstice

 

The First World War claimed the lives of over 16 million people, involved over 100 countries and had an impact on the lives of everyone, in every town and every country.

To mark the Armistice of the 11th November 1918 join us for an evening of nostalgia to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War and honour our local fallen heroes.

Pumpkin Moon

Date: 27/10/2018

Time: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Location: Pumpkin Moon, Old Chatham Road, Sandling, Maidstone, Kent ME14 3BE

Pumpkin Moon
Pumpkin Moon

 

Heart of Kent Hospice will be down on the farm painting masks and helping you all to pick and weigh your pumpkins and what a choice there is too. With over seventy different varieties of pumpkin, squash and gourd available and some aptly named “Goosebump” or “Monster Smash” it will be difficult to choose “witch” one to take home!

Entrance is free and there are plenty of ways to keep you or your family entertained with a maize maze, face painting, storytelling, pumpkin painting and hot food and drinks.

Join us for a “spooktacular” family day out at Pumpkin Moon

Paws in the Park

Start date: 15/09/2018

End date: 16/09/2018

Time: 9.30am to 5.00pm

Location: Kent Showground, Detling, Kent ME14 3JF

paws in the park
paws in the park

Dogtastic days out for you and your dog!  Paws in the Park are Britain’s favourite fun dog shows, with lots of dog games and activities to try including flyball, canine search and rescue, and dog agility.  Enjoy a weekend packed with superb arena displays and entertainment, exciting dog activities to try, plus superb shopping for your furry friends. It’s a pawfect day out with the kids too!

The BIG Charity Brewery Gig 2018

Date: 08/09/2018

Time: 1PM-8PM

Location: Campfield Farm, Haste Hill Road, Boughton Monchelsea, ME17 4LR

The BIG Charity Brewery Gig
The BIG Charity Brewery Gig

The Big Charity Brewery Gig is back for another year of fantastic live music, local craft beer, tasty food and drink, fun and games to keep the whole family entertained at a venue like no other!

With a cracking line up of great local bands (TBA) this is going to be a local event you will not want to miss. The Rockin Robin Brewery will keep the craft ales flowing while you dance and laugh the day away (hopefully) in the sunshine. We’re returning with a tombola and great raffle prizes as well as much, much more fun and games to keep everyone entertained. Why not try your hand at bar skittle or splat the rat? You may even be crowned champion… kids will also have the opportunity to get their face painted.

Alzheimers Society Memory Walk

Date: 08/09/2018

Time: 10:00 AM

Location: Mote Park, Mote Avenue, ME15 7SU

Join us for the very first Memory Walk at the beautiful Mote Park this September.
Sign up, register or join a team today.  If you create a team your friends and family will be able to register individually using the team code and link sent in your welcome email. Once registered, start your fundraising today. Every pound you raise will change the lives of people affected by dementia – now and in the future.
Registrations close Thursday 6th September.

Biddenden Tractorfest and Country Fair

Start date: 18/08/2018

End date: 19/08/2018

Time: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Location: Biddenden Tractorfest 2018 Woolpack Corner, Tenterden Road Biddenden Kent TN27 8BH

biddenden tractorfest

An old-fashioned and inexpensive day out for the whole family.

In 2018 the show moves to new fields. More parking and a larger layout for the arenas, vehicle displays, craft and food stalls, and catering outlets. Early bird tickets available, see website.

Park Wood Community Fete

Date: 04/08/2018

Time: 12 noon to 4 p.m.

Location: Heather House Field, Bicknor Road, Park Wood ME15 9PS

The annual Park Wood Community Fete.
A range of stalls and activities including free bouncy slide and face painting. Come along to see a range of stalls and activities including free bouncy slide, face painting, tombolas, hook a duck, speed football, archery, jumble stalls and much more. Plus burgers, ice creams and food from across the world. Look out for the demonstrations and shows throughout the afternoon.

Splashtastic Summer Kids Club

Start date: 30/07/2018

End date: 27/08/2018

Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Location: Maidstone Canoe Club Mill Meadow St Peter's St Maidstone Kent ME16 0SN

canoe club

Learn to canoe or kayak on the beautiful river Medway. Our Kids Club is the way for your kids to cool off this summer – as well as burning off some energy and getting them out of the house! Run by our fully-qualified coaches, your kids will paddle our fleet of kayaks on the beautiful River Medway, with loads of laughter, fun & games thrown in! They’ll also come away with their Paddlepower Passport Award, a nationally-recognised canoeing qualification designed specifically for kids by British Canoeing. They’ll make new friends, learn new skills, develop new confidence – all under the safe supervision of our river leaders.
Online booking via our website.

Bearsted Green Classic Cars & Retro Vintage

Date: 29/07/2018

Time: 10 am to 4 pm

Location: Bearded Green, ME14 4DU

Bearsted Classic Cars

11th Annual Bearsted Green Classic Cars & Retro Vintage on the Green. Up to 200 classic cars will be on display to raise funds for the Kent, Surrey & Sussex Air Ambulance

 

Leeds Castle Classical Concert

Date: 14/07/2018

Time: 2:30 PM - 10:30 PM

Location: Leeds Castle, Maidstone Kent ME17 1RG

leeds castle concert
Now in its 40th year, this iconic event which is a highlight of the summer season, is set in the most spectacular location and natural amphitheater in front of the beautiful Leeds Castle, reputed to be the loveliest castle in the world.