Challock Chilli Festival
Along with Chilli tasting, fresh Chilli Fruits, fully grown Chilli plants as well as Chill Seeds for sowing and growing your own are all available to buy. There will also be many stalls selling sauces, chutneys, and jams – as well as foods to eat on the day from Pizza or curry to Chilli Candyfloss and Chilli Coffee. Couple that with a range of arts and craft stalls (all who sell at least one Chilli themed craft item) and you have the perfect event for the lover of all things Chilli!
Canterbury Food and Drink Festival
Set in the beautiful Dane John Gardens, this event will be a one-stop-shop for delectable fare and thirst-quenching beverages. The annual Canterbury Food and Drink Festival is set to be even bigger and better when it returns to the city at the end of September.
Royal Tunbridge Wells Food and Drink Festival
Royal Tunbridge Wells Food and Drink Festival is held in Calverley Grounds and is the culmination of Royal Tunbridge Wells Food Month. It will run from 11am to 6pm both days and is free to enter and they’re expecting over 70 stallholders selling local, national and international food!
Hythe Food and Drink Festival
Family friendly event with hot food, live music, beer festival, cooking demos, children’s rides and other activities. Hythe’s food festivals are designed to promote the cultural identity of the local area against a regional, national and international backdrop, showcasing food and drink products and associated attractions to create a quality community event and provide visitors with an entertaining and memorable experience.
Summer Family Fun Day
A Summer Family Fun Day that will bring together outdoor games, bouncy castle and face painting with live music, prayer and gospel presentations, all being held at the beautiful Dane John Gardens.
The festival opens in traditional fashion with the Grand Parade down Hythe High Street. The parade finishes at Hythe Green where 2 days of entertainment begin. There will be a central stage which will host a range of music, dance, poetry and theatre.
The Great Kent Chilli Festival
The Great Kent Chilli fest have teamed up with Hole Park, one of the area’s prettiest gardens, to bring to Kent one scorcher of a weekend. This is sure to be a great day out for chilli enthusiasts, food lovers and families. If you enjoy the sensation of steam coming out of your ears then this is the Chilli Festival for you! They have some of the country’s most respected chilli companies showcasing their plants, seeds and condiments; chutneys, hot sauces, chilli chocolate, relishes, pickles and oils.
KM Charity Walk
The KM Charity Walk 2018 will be staged in Maidstone linking the Grade II listed Georgian mansion, Mote House, to Leeds Castle on Sunday, June 24, 2018. The main 10-mile route leads walkers through beautiful Kent countryside, with those wishing to take on a shorter distance opting for a five-mile route. There will be goody bags and medals for walkers on their return, as well as a barbecue.
Cranbrook School Festival
There are loads of fun activities taking place all day, including the Quincentenary extravaganza, Wimbledon comes to Cranbrook, a Mini-pageant outside the Vestry Hall, the Flower Festival and a Joint Cranbrook School and Cranbrook Choral Society Concert!
Dover College Summer Fair
The Friends organises several social functions each year. These are friendly and relaxed occasions where an enjoyable evening is combined with raising money.
The Food Fest
Set in the beautiful grounds of Shoreham Vineyard, you will be treated to culinary delights, local artisans and producers and wonderful entertainment.
The Great Comp Fine Food Festival
To celebrate our 50th anniversary, Great Comp Garden will be hosting their first Fine Food Festival in 2018! Relax and unwind in the beautiful seven acre garden in the heart of the garden of England for this unique event. Sample the delights assembled by some of Kent’s finest artisan food producers.
Kent County Show
Open from 8am to 6pm every day, the Show is a wonderful day out with plenty of displays, entertainment and local food. With over 400 exhibitors and trade stands and over 300 competitions, activities and displays.
The Allergy & Free From Show
The world’s largest celebration of ‘free from’ food, drink and lifestyle products. A day out you will not find anywhere else, delivering brand new exciting choices for delicious food and drink, ground-breaking home products and health solutions to help improve the ‘free from’ life you need to lead.
Fun on the Green (Hythe)
A 2 day extravaganza of fun with music, dancing, drama; stalls to browse and displays to enjoy.
Wealden Times Midsummer Fair
Wealden Times Midsummer Fair, set in the stunning grounds of the Hole Park estate near Tenterden, will be showcasing over 250 handpicked exhibitors selling contemporary and vintage home wares, garden accessories, fabulous fashion and jewellery as well as artisan food and drink.
Taste the Best of Produced in Kent
Biddenden Vineyards will be hosting its 12th annual Food and Drink Day, giving you the chance to ‘Taste the Best of Produced in Kent’! The all-day event, which is now in its 11th year, is in aid of Kent, Surrey and Sussex Air Ambulance Trust. Biddenden’s food day showcases a range of great produce the county has to offer. Visitors will have the opportunity to meet, taste and buy from a wide variety of Kentish producers specialising in cheeses, preserves, sauces and chutneys, pies, fudges, beers and liqueurs, honey, ice cream, wool, crisps, meats and game and much more. With over 40 stalls to browse there is something for everyone.