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Medway has a packed diary of entertainment and events all year round.

Medway has a thriving cultural and creative scene, so you'll be sure to find plenty of things to enjoy during your visit. 

Medway hosts an exciting programme of festivals, events and cultural programmes each year. These include the traditional Rochester Sweeps, the Rochester Christmas Markets at and Dickensian Christmas festivals, as well as the annual Christmas market in Rochester and a growing programme of spectacular cultural and creative festivals. 

Heritage attractions including The Historic Dockyard Chatham and Rochester and Upnor Castles also host popular events programmes, including the Rochester Castle Concerts, Rapture Gaming & Creative Festival and Salute to the 40s wartime event with live music, classic vintage vehicles and much more.

Salute the 40s at The Historic Dockyard Chatham

A great line-up of music, comedy, dance, drama and children's entertainment can be found at the Central Theatre in Chatham. Check out the Medway Tickets Live website for full listings. 

Get healthy and active with programmes and major community events including the Medway Big Ride and Medway Mile, as well as major sports events hosted at Medway Park.

In addition, there are plenty of outdoor activities at our country parks that you and the family can take part, including family craft and activity days, workshops and trails.

Check out the latest events and shows on our What's On listings page

Want to submit an event for inclusion on our website? Complete the Event Submission

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