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Sticks & Stones Festival at Fort Amherst

Fort Amherst Dock Road, Chatham

Sticks & Stones Festival is a wellbeing event showcasing a range of Medway services. Entry is free with free activities - football, yoga, boxing; there will also be music and much more. This event takes place at Fort Amherst, Dock Road, Chatham on Saturday 28th August from 11 am to 6 pm.

‘Cloisterham’ at Rochester Castle

Rochester Castle Rochester

Cloisterham at Rochester Castle is a FREE event for all the family and is a celebration of Charles Dickens' life and work with a twist. This is a relaxed take-a-picnic event held in the Castle grounds.  'Cloisterham' is the name that Dickens gave Rochester. There will be different Dickens-inspired zones using drama and poetry, storytelling…

Leeds Castle Open-Air Concert

Leeds Castle open-air concert returns this year on Saturday 4th September with great music from the London Philharmonic Orchestra, a flyover with a Spitfire and a fireworks finale. If you have a ticket that was allocated last year then it will automatically be valid for the 4th September 2021. Tickets:  Picnic Ticket £53 and Seated…

SMIRA Formal Residents Meeting

SMIRA Meeting St Mary's Island Community Centre, Chatham Maritime

SMIRA's next meeting is scheduled for Monday 6th September from 8 pm to 9.30 pm via zoom.  The proposed agenda is as follows: Introductions Apologies for Absence Minutes of Last Meeting Guest Speaker – Paul Dawson – Development Director, Countryside Properties Stakeholder Q&A - CMT & Medway Council Stakeholder Q&A - Medway Practices Alliance Any…

Medway Mile

The Medway Mile is back! After a year off in 2020 due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the Medway Mile returns on Friday 10 September 2021. Join thousands of other runners, joggers and walkers for this free mass participation family event. This year’s Medway Mile will include: a mass mile around the streets of historic…

Paws in the Park

Kent Showground Detling, Near Maidstone

Paws in the Park 2021 takes place at Kent Showground, Detling, near Maidstone on Saturday and Sunday 18th and 19th September from 9.30 am to 5 pm. A weekend of doggy entertainment and have-a-go activities for your dog as well as arena activities.  A fun day for your pet and all the family. Tickets must…

Festival of Chatham Reach

Sun Pier House Medway Street, Chatham, Kent

This is a FREE festival focusing on the heritage of the river and vessels and brought to you by Medway Council in partnership with Sun Pier House & Tiller & Wheel.   The aim is for the event to have a country fayre vibe. This takes place at Sun Pier House, Medway Street, Chatham ME4 4HF…

Salute to the ’40s

The Historic Dockyard Chatham

The best 1940s vintage festival 'Salute to the '40s' returns this year and will be held in The Historic Dockyard on the 18th and 19th September.  Event details to be released shortly. Adult tickets £22, Children (aged 5-15) £14.50 and Family ticket £59.50.  Concession £19.50 (65+, ex Forces, HM Forces with ID and students).  With…

Talk: ‘On War Service’ Women in the Royal Dockyards during the First World War

When men left to fight on the Western Front and at sea many women went to work to support the war effort. Much is known about Voluntary Aid Detachment (VAD) nurses, the ‘Land Girls’, and those that served in military organisations such as the Women’s Army Auxiliary Corps (WAAC) and the Women’s Royal Naval Service…

Medway Fun Palace

The Pentagon Centre Chatham Chatham

Medway Fun Palace takes place on Saturday 2nd October from 10 am to 4 pm at The Pentagon Shopping Centre, Chatham. This is a FREE event full of fun activities including science shows, art workshops, interactive installations, dance troops, stalls and stands, theatre and much more and is brought to you by Medway Council in…

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