Festival at the Fort

A weekend outdoor arts festival, taking place in and around the amphitheatre in the Fort Amherst heritage site in Chatham.
Bringing together & featuring national touring companies, Medway performing artists, musicians, community groups alongside workshop activities, this will be one big, inclusive celebration for all the family.

Companies and musicians taking part include: The Flying Seagull Project, Pretending People, Dizzy O’Dare, Funke and the Two Tone Baby and many more…

Fort Amherst is an intriguing combination of incredible green open spaces for walks and picnics, an outdoor amphitheatre and some of the most spectacular views across Medway.
There will be some refreshment offers on site. You are welcome to bring your own picnic.

This inaugural festival is organised by GlassBox Theatre in partnership with Fiona Watt, PAM! (Performing Arts Medway), the Fort Amherst Heritage Trust and Medway Council.

Tickets are free but must be booked in advance.

Cost: Free

Dates and times:

Saturday 14th August  12pm – 8pm
Performances, and activities followed by live music in the evening

Sunday 15th August  12pm – 5pm
Chill out time – a lazy afternoon with live music and a DJ


Fort Amhest
Khartoum Road


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Entry Price

Free admission