Sweeps Festival

Saturday, 2 and Sunday, 3 May
Warm-up event from 2pm Friday, 1 May

A weekend not to be missed! Come along and witness our 40th Sweeps Festival. A colourful array of live folk music, dancing and entertainment with Morris sides and entertainers celebrating throughout the festival. You’ll be able to browse the musical instrument fair, record fair as well as sample artisan produce.

From 2pm on Friday, 1 May, come and enjoy our warm-up event. Wander around the beautiful castle grounds, browse stalls and listen to live bands before the entire High Street of Rochester comes to life for the weekend.

Don’t miss Sur Les Docks kick-starting the festival on Friday, 1 May at 7pm – free event and everyone is welcome!

More details coming soon www.medway.gov.uk/sweepsfestival

Rochester Sweeps 2020

For a taster on what to see at the festival, why not watch our YouTube video?