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Four Day Weekend Alert!


Keep Busy in Kent this Easter Bank Holiday 

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Easter is almost here, which means one thing… four day weekend! What will your long weekend consist of? Relaxing, celebrating, eating lots of Easter Eggs or perhaps you even have a city break planned?

If you are struggling for things to do this Bank Holiday Weekend there are lots of events and activities taking place in the local area! Below are a few ways you could spend your time this Bank Holiday Weekend…


The English Festival

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Riverside Country Park, Gillingham

Saturday, 20th April

11am – 5pm

In honour of St George’s Day, celebrate English traditions. As it’s the Easter Bank Holiday weekend there will be an Easter egg hunt. There is plenty more to do such as: pirate workshops, George and the Dragon show, Steam Engines and Tractor displays as well as a bandstand!


Children’s Activities

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Westenhanger Castle

31st of March – Easter Monday


The Kent Wildlife Trust are hosting a variety of children’s activities such as making collages, learning about fossils and making bird food cake.


Easter Egg Trail

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Mount Ephraim Gardens

Easter Sunday – Easter Monday

Adult £7 Children £2.50

As Mount Ephraim Gardens reopen for the spring and summer seasons they’re kicking the bank holiday weekend off with an Easter Egg trail around the garden grounds.


Festival of Steam and Transport

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Historic Dockyard, Chatham

Easter Sunday – Easter Monday

Ticket prices vary (annual tickets available)

Annual festival held over the Bank Holiday Weekend showcasing steam trains, classical cars and live music. Set to perform over the weekend are local musicians who feature on BBC Radio Kent, the Kent sessions. Food stalls and restaurants around the historic Dockyard provide a variety of food choices.


Easter Truck Racing

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Brands Hatch

Eater Sunday – Easter Monday

Ticket admissions vary

Watch races and get the family involved in a variety of off track activities. Spread across two days; admissions are available for one or both days.

Tattoo Extravaganza

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Detling Showground

Day admission £10

Saturday 20th – Monday 22nd (times vary)

The third Maidstone Tattoo Extravaganza is being hosted at the Detling Showground over the Easter Bank Holiday. Watch over 100 tattoo artists create work whilst listening to live music and various other stage entertainers.

However you plan to spend your bank holiday weekend, we hope you enjoy!

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