FRI 10 -SUN 12 AUG 2018
An Officer And A Gentleman, The Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury, Mon 6 – Sat 11 Aug
Squeak!! Announcing the world premiere of a brand new musical that will play like a soundtrack to your teenage life. Based on true events, An Officer And A Gentleman follows the Oscar-winning film starring Richard Gere. Its feel-good soundtrack includes the hit song from the movie Up Where We Belong along with many 80s classic anthems including Girls Just Want To Have Fun, Livin’ On A Prayer, Heart Of Glass, Material Girl, Don’t Cry Out Loud, I Was Made For Lovin’ You, and The Final Countdown. Nostalgia not to be missed!
Ashtonbury, Loddington Farm, Fri 10 – Sun 12 Aug
Nestled in the Kentish hills, surrounded by orchards and cherry farms, Ashtonbury is a stone’s throw from London. But you wouldn’t know it. A beautiful, secluded site; Loddington Farm is the perfect location for the Ashtonbury family to let their hair down. This year’s there’s an eclectic line up brings you everything from New Orleans Blues & Soul courtesy of Acantha Lang to old school garage Legends Artful Dodger. If you can tear yourself away from the stage then get creative in the arts and craft and glitter tents. With street food, cocktails, a movie night and even it’s own dodgeball tournament, Ashtonbury has alot to offer. Could it be your new favourite boutique festival?
Margate Pride, locations around Margate, Sat 11 Aug
Margate is a culture-rich contemporary Pride – a celebration of all of LGBTQI life. Set up to raise awareness of mental health issues and suicide in the LGBT community, it’s a place to celebrate creativity, inclusivity and free-thinking! Now in their third year, the passion of bringing the whole town together hasn’t faded. The parade begins at 2pm at Walpole Bay Hotel, then a Rally & Street Party at 3pm at Marine Drive and then it continues from 6pm into the late evening.
Tribute To Rock, The Hop Farm, Sat 11 – Sun 12 Aug
The Ultimate Tribute to Rock Festival is coming to Kent this Summer! The Best Rock Tribute Acts in Europe come to Kent’s Hop Farm for the ultimate Festival Experience. Enjoy Prog to Classic Rock Music in the sunshine! Listen to all your favourite tribute bands along with plenty of Food & Drink.