• Sun
    11:00 am
    Faversham Hat Festival and Parade
    Sunday, 31 March11:00 – 15:00

    Get creative with caps and bold with bonnets and take part in a Kent Hat Festival.

    Every year hundreds of families turn out in Faversham wearing spectacular headwear for the fun and unusual event.

    It takes place this year on Saturday, March 31.

    Hundreds are expected to turn out for the hat festival and parade.
    To help hat-wearers create their best headgear and join the festival, a fun hat making workshop for both children and adults is being held in the town on Friday and all are welcome.

    It runs 11am until 3pm at The Guildhall in Market Place and costs just £3 for children and £5 for adults. The Hat Festival on Saturday begins with a parade which leaves the Hat Shop in West Street at 11am.

    Judges will be on the lookout for the best hats in categories for children, men, women and even dogs!  There will even be a prize for the best hat on a dog!There will even be a prize for the best hat on a dog!

    Prizes will be presented in a ceremony at the Alexander Centre following the parade.

    There will also be stalls and refreshments to ensure the fun and lively festival atmosphere continues and with a prize for the 'best shop window - Faversham's shops and businesses also get in on the act turning the town centre into a sea of colour and creations.

    For the latest on the Hat Festival visit its the Facebook event page.



  • Sat
    10:00 am
    Faversham Transport Weekend
    18 May 2019, 10:00 – 19 May 2019, 16:00

    Faversham Transport Weekend 2019 is now in its 25th year. There will be a display of commercial vehicles and vintage buses on the Saturday. With the Sunday displays of Classic Cars.

    The Faversham Transport Weekend takes place in the town centre. A great weekend out for the whole family.



  • Sat
    6:30 pm
    A Midsummer Night's Feast
    Saturday, 22 June18:30 – 22:00

    Set in Faversham's historic & iconic Market Place - plenty of room for swinging, strolling, sitting & socialising!

    Live music, stalls & event updates will be released via this event page - stay tuned.

    Tag your excitement & feast pictures on Instagram #midsummernightsfeast

  • Sat
    10:00 am
    Faversham Nautical Festival
    6 July 2019, 10:00 - 7 July 2019, 18:00

    A fantastic weekend of nautical fun and frolics. See barges, smacks and other traditional boats at the head of the Creek. Plus nautical displays, stalls, food and drinks, as well as live music all on the Town Quay and the Front Brents.

    Book the date in your diary - full details available as soon as they are available, so keep an eye out on our Facebook page at