(Updated 6th February 2017 by JW)
Looking ahead to events of interest to photographers.
If you have any events that you know of which should be added to this list please email them to John:
All of the highlighted links open on separate pages.
Festival of Steam & Transport – Chatham Dockyard – 16th – 17th April
English Festival – Riverside Country Park – Saturday 22nd April
Sweeps Festival Rochester – 29th April – 1st May
Dickens Festival Rochester – 9th June to 11th June
It is well worth downloading the PDF as it details lots of activities culminating in a River Fireworks Display on 17th June.
Armed Forces Day – 24th June
The Will Adams Festival – Gillingham Park – Saturday 9th September
Salute to the 40’s – Chatham Dockyard – 16th – 17th September
Capstone Festival – Saturday 24th September
Bonfire Night Display – Saturday 4th November – Gillingham Great Lines
Christmas in Medway – List of events Here
Events in Kent – Look for lots of ideas here
Heritage Transport Show – Detling Showground – 1st April
Broadstairs Spring Fair – 15th – 17th April
Classic Music and Motor Shows – Deal Classic Motor Show: Saturday 27 May 2017
Spring Spectacular – Defence of the Nation Museum, Ramsgate (Free Aerobatics display & Spitfire) – 29th May
Folkstone & Ashford Military Show – 9th – 11th June
Classic Music and Motor Shows – Quex Park Classic Motor & Military Show: 17 & 18 June 2017 (Birchington on Sea)
Classic Music and Motor Shows– Whitstable Classic Motor Show: Sunday 16 July 2017
Broadstairs Dickens Festival – 17th – 23rd June
Darling Buds Classic Car Show – Saturday 9th July – Darling Buds Farm Bethersden
Faversham Nautical Festival – 22nd – 23rd July
Kent’s Kit Custom & American Car Show – Saturday 23rd July – Aylesford Priory
War & Peace Revival – Hop Farm Paddock Wood – 25th – 29th July
Ramsgate Festival – 22nd – 30th July
Broadstairs Folk Week – 11th – 18th August
Biddenden Tractorfest & Country Fair – 19th – 20th August
Kent Chrome & Cruiser Show – Faversham – 28th August
Heritage Open Days – 7th – 10th September 2016
A four-day festival celebrating England’s local history and giving access to thousands of places usually closed to the public. This is country wide. The website to find all local events is here.
Canterbury Festival – 14th October – 4th November
Herne Bay Air Show – 14th August
Battle of Britain Air Show – Headcorn – 8th – 9th July
Combined Ops – Headcorn – 13th – 14th August
Biggin Hill Festival of Flight – 19th – 20th August
Are there any events you think should be added ? Let us know.
Check back regularly for updates.