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5 things to do in Kent this weekend

PUBLISHED: 16:02 24 June 2019

Mac DeMarco will be playing at Margate's Dreamland this weekend (photo: mauwf, Flickr, CC BY 2.0)

Mac DeMarco will be playing at Margate's Dreamland this weekend (photo: mauwf, Flickr, CC BY 2.0)


If you're wondering what's on this weekend in Kent, we have picked five exciting events that we're sure you'll love!

- Vintage fair (Sun 30 Jun)

Chiddingstone Castle Summer Vintage Fair offers entertainment as well as the chance to bag yourself some vintage swag.

Tickets: £6 (adult); £2 (child). Chiddingstone Castle

- Foraging and Wild Cookery (Sat 29 Jun)

"Have you ever wanted to know what is safe to eat when out on walk through the woods or along the beach. Have you ever wondered if you could create a meal from natures larder?

Experienced forager, Carol Hunt will take you on your journey of foraging and cooking a wild tasty meal foraged from our beautiful woodland."

Natural Pathways Bushcraft, Walder Chain Woods, CT4 6NS

- Mac DeMarco at Dreamland (Sat 29 Jun)

"Not only is Mac headlining this special one-day festival at Dreamland, Margate's iconic amusement park, but he has also co-curated the line-up. And yes, there will be rides."

49-51, Marine Terrace, Margate

- Folkestone Harbour Arm Sunday Marketplace (Sun 30 Jun)

"The Harbour Arm Marketplace is back at our beautifully restored Folkestone Harbour Station. Come along and browse our fine selection of vintage clothing, jewellery, retro goods, furniture and artisan products and treat yourself to a bargain."

Marketplace happens every Sunday from 10am-5pm

- Afternoon tea at Leeds Castle (Sun 30 Jun)

Take up this rare opportunity to enjoy Sunday Afternoon Tea in one of Leeds Castle's most luxurious state rooms, with a delicious menu of sumptuous treats.

Leeds Castle, Maidstone


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