Kent Coast Events

Calendar of Kent Coast Events

For a great day out by the beach check out our guide to Kent Coast events and seaside festivals taking place each year. Find out what’s on food festivals to sailing and sporting events there is something for everyone.

Many events have been rescheduled for 2022 due to the current Covid-19 pandemic. Let’s hope we can all get out and enjoy the festivals and events next summer.

Event Dates for your diary

Here are a selection of Kent Coast Events and highlights throughout the year for your diary.

JUNE

Whitstable Biennale

Art lovers can enjoy the seaside day out and amazing art at the 7 day Whitstable Biennale contemporary visual art festival.

JUNE

Broadstairs Dickens Festival

The streets of Broadstairs come to life in Victorian style, with stalls, shopping and demonstrations celebration Charles Dickens and Victorian culture.

JULY

Ramsgate Week

Enjoy the Royal Temple Yacht Club annual regatta along with live music, family shows and other attractions and activities.

JULY

Whitstable Oyster Festival

A great time to explore Whitstable on the Kent coast with loads of delicious fresh seafood to sample.

AUGUST

Eastbourne Airbourne

This is a great day out with the Red Arrows display along with amazing line up of military fast jets, helicopters, parachutists and aerobatics teams.

AUGUST

Whitstable Harbour Day

A great time to explore Whitstable on the Kent coast with loads of delicious fresh seafood to sample.

AUGUST

Broadstairs Water Gala

Enjoy Broadstairs with some all day family fun with traditional beach competitions entertainment on the Kent coast.

AUGUST

Broadstairs Folk Week

A popular Kent coast event and great fun for the family with SO much to do and see! Events are held all over town throughout the week.

AUGUST

Whitstable Regatta

Summer coastal event hosting family entertainment and funfairs along with sailing events and displays.

SEPTEMBER

Broadstairs Food Festival

The event is held along the Victoria Gardens and seafront Promenade and visitors can sample an array of local and regional produce.

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