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Herne Bay Festival
21st July to 25th August 2024


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An exhibition marking the 50th anniversary of the British Cartoon Archive , University of Kent

Shop Window Art

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Check out the Shop windows around the Bay that have had wonderful images painted on them. More to come as they are completed

SUMMER OPEN STUDIO @ The Bay Collage Club

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You are invited to an Open Studio event with artist Alison Drewett on Saturday 10th August. Come and witness the magic of collage art as Alison works on her latest pieces right in front of you. Get a glimpse into Alison’s creative process and see how each piece comes to life.  But that’s not all – […]

Herne Bay Jazz 2024: Mardi Gras Parade Maker’s Workshop

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Creative seamstress and maker Denise leads this all-day drop-in making workshop to help YOU make your New Orleans Mardi Gras parade decoration (for our parade on Sunday 18th August), whether it’s a hat, a badge, a headdress, a cape, whatever makes it feel like a party to you! Location: Beach Creative Time: ALL DAY 10:00-17:00. […]

Beach Hut Day

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Categories as follows: Best Dressed Beach Hut – prizes for 1st, 2nd & 3rdBest Hut Performance – 1st Prize onlyPebble Art Two categories under 8 years and 8 to under14. Pictures mainly comprising pebbles and natural seaside accessories. .- prizes for 1st, 2nd & 3rd Judging time 1.00pm. A check on entries is made from 12.00Judging commences […]

Baytastic Market

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Baytastic Market to accompany our Saturday shows at Wimereux Square, over 20 stalls, children’s activities, crafts, local suppliers and charities

Drumming Workshop

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Come and try out some Samba and Samba reggae grooves in the this drumming workshop. Led by Jazz and Soul Funkster Rich de Rosa and ably assisted by drummer Teresa Askew, we’ve got the beats (and the drums) to move your feet! Suitable for all ages and abilities. Drums provided. Rich de Rosa is an […]

André Rieu’s 2024 Maastricht Concert: Power of Love

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André Rieu is ready to blow you away with his brand new cinema concert ‘Power of Love’. From his picturesque hometown of Maastricht, The King of the Waltz presents as must-see big screen spectacular. Accompanied by his world famous Johann Strauss Orchestra and a cast of hundreds, this promises to be the music event of […]

Charity Variety Show by League of Friends

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Special Performance by the FULLMONTYETTES !!!! Hosted by Natalie and Charlie  – Mind Readers – Choir – West End Dancers – Solos – Latin and Ballroom – Opera – Circus Acts – Shanty Band Raising awareness of Breast Cancer This is the perfect opportunity to have a fun night out locally with friends and family […]

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