Victory Wartime Band at Sandwich-Festival 2017 © D Bogue

Summer Festivals and Regattas

Our summer festivals, regattas and BIG events are traditional, fun, full of community spirit...and everyone is invited!

Don't miss:

  • 'Le Weekend' in Sandwich (8 - 9 June 2019)
  • Walmer Children's Festival (Sat 8 June 2019)
  • Deal Music and Arts Festival 2019 (28 June - 13 July 2019)
  • The Pelagian Opera Festival at The Salutation (28 June - 7 July 2019)
  • Dover Marina Open Weekend (6 - 7 July 2019)
  • Sandwich Folk & Ale Festival 2019 (6 - 7 July 2019)
  • Dover Carnival (Sunday 7 July 2019)
  • Deal Regatta Week (20 - 25 July 2019)
  • Clash of the Romans at Dover Castle (3 - 4 August 2019) 
  • Port of Dover Community Regatta (Sunday 4 August 2019)
  • Siege! at Dover Castle (10 - 11 August 2019)
  • Dover History Festival (17 - 19 August 2019)
  • White Cliffs Walking Festival 2019 (22 - 28 August 2019)
  • The Joust - Battle for Good at Dover Castle (24 - 26 August 2019)
  • Sandwich Festival (24 - 26 August 2019)
  • Sandwich Arts Week (14 - 21 September 2019)

This is only a snapshot of the events to look forward to this summer. Visit our What's On listing for further events and information.

Why not come and stay a little longer in White Cliffs Country?

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And don't miss these events:

  • Classic Car Show at Dover Transport Museum (Sunday 7 July)
  • Models and Miniatures Event at Dover Transport Museum (3 - 4 August)
  • Sandwich Bay Bird Observatory Open Day (Sunday 25 August)
  • Open Air Cinema at Betteshanger Park (Thurs and Fri 29 - 31 August)
  • Western Heights Open Weekend (7 - 8 September)