Whats On This August Bank Holiday


Stuck for ideas to entertain the kids this bank holiday? Looking for something for you and your partner to do as a couple? We’ve got you covered. Here are our top picks for events in Kent and Sussex this bank holiday weekend:

  • Local and Live music festival in Tunbridge Wells This weekend you’ll be able to see live acts from Friday through to Monday! Friday-Sunday at Calverley Grounds, Friday-Monday at The Forum, and Monday at The Spa Hotel. For more info click here

  • Gin Festival at The George and Dragon Speldhurst. Gin Tasting of 40 different varietes available. Fri, 23 Aug, 17:00 – Mon, 26 Aug, 20:00

  • Brogdale Cider Festival 24th August to 25th August at Brogdale Collections

  • Live Music at The Paper Makers Arms Sunday, August 25, 5:30 PM 6:30 PM. Live music from fabulous cover band POP NATION plus they will be serving up PAELLA!! There’ll also be their ever popular Veg & Chicken Thai Curries + Hot Dogs on the menu! Food from 5:30pm, Band starts at 6:30pm. FAMILY FRIENDLY & FREE ENTRY

  • Open Air Theatre – Wind in the Willows 25th August Hall Place & Gardens

  • Summer Enrichment Tour at Howletts Wild Animal Park 24th August 1:45-4pm Join some of our experienced keepers at Howletts Wild Animal Park on Saturday 24th August, as our popular enrichment tour returns for the summer.

  • Children's Theatre: Alice in Wonderland. 23rd & 24th August Leeds Castle

  • Dino Days 11.30-3.30 Every Sunday this Summer, at Port Lympne, enjoy prehistoric adventures with exciting dinosaur shows featuring a moving T- Rex, alongside the chance to take part in fossil digging, excavation digs and other activities.