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Medway Gaming Festival

1st July - 2nd July 2023
The Historic Dockyard Chatham

The Medway Gaming Festival is a celebration of video games, gaming culture and creativity, set against a backdrop of real-life battleships, including HMS Cavelier of World of Warships fame.

80 acres of Gaming, Live stages, Cosplay, Merch market and Geekary!

With more content than you could fit in a weekend, there is sure to be enough to entertain visitors of any age.


ūüéüTicket includes entry, There are no additional charges for activities¬†
‚Ź≥ Early Bird Tickets - Book now to save as prices will increase.

Huge gaming halls packed with:

Videogame Zones

  • Modern Gaming Zone
  • Kids Gaming Zone
  • Retro Gaming Zone
  • VR games and experiences
  • Retro and Modern gaming competitions
  • Experience Frager famous Gamers Buses


  • Robot Battle Arena
  • Live Stage(s) all weekend
  • Live music from local Bands and talented artists
  • Show Vehicles from Film and TV
  • Sports Activities
  • Nerf Arena
  • Military Vehicles
  • Learning activities with the local Colleges, Universities, communities and Military


  • MGF's Cosplay Village
  • Costume and prop building
  • Prize Masquerade competition
  • Exhibition of props and costumes
  • Scenery for photo shoots
  • Cosplay stage shows

Tabletop Gaming

  • Wargaming and Tabletop Zone
  • Dozens of gaming tables
  • Exhibition battles & Demonstrations
  • Wargaming and Tabletop traders

Food & Shopping

  • Beer Tent
  • Multiple Food Halls
  • Mess Deck Restaurant
  • Wagon Stop Food hall
  • Traders Market Zone

And so much more you won't believe we can fit it into one weekend!

Tickets and Pricing

Visit website for details

Adult: Online: £25.00 / At Door: £26.50 - Early bird £18.00

Concession: Online: £22.50 / At Door: £24.00 - Early bird £16.00

Child: Online: £15.00 / At Door: £16.50 - Early bird £12.00

Family: Online: £67.00 / At Door: £71.00 - Early Bird £52.00

General admission tickets are valid for 1 year, giving you unlimited access to the site (3 historic ships, interactive museum galleries and a packed seasonal events programme)

Days and times

  • Saturday, 1 & Sunday, 2 July
    10am - 6pm



The Historic Dockyard, Dock Road, Chatham ME4 4TY


Accessible parking
Accessible toilets
Free car parking
Gift shop
Play Area
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