Date: 19th-21st September 11:00am-6:00pm
Location: The Stade and Rock-a-Nore Road in the heart of the Old Town
Superb live music and street entertainment completes the lively festival atmosphere, making this an unmissable event.
The festival is centered around The Stade and Rock-a-Nore Road in the heart of the Old Town, although business across the whole of Hastings join in with special menus and entertainment.
This year is a paid-for event, adult wristbands are £1 in advance from the Hastings Information Centre, Aquila House; £2 on the gate; children (U18) free. No dogs are allowed on site other than assist dogs.
Date: 20th September 8:00am-6:00pm
Location: Gatehouse Farm, Marden, TN12 9SG
The annual Weald of Kent Ploughing Match is organised by the Weald of Kent Ploughing Match Association. It is a vibrant and growing event that is well supported by the local agricultural and allied trades, with more than 80 trade stands forming the heart of the modern show. It also has a true “Thelwellian” gymkhana, a clay pigeon competition, farmers’ market and a variety of events in the main ring which all attract huge crowds.
Date: Wednesday 24th September 2014
Location: St John’s Farm, Swingfield, Dover, Kent, CT15 7HG
Ladies Section * Horse Plough Classes * Classes for Ploughs * Vintage Tractors and Ploughs * Grain * Vegetables * Poultry and Eggs Class * Preserves, Cakes and Handicrafts * Tossing the Sheaf * Display of Vintage Tractors and Engines * Craft Tent * Sheep Dog Trials * Tug of War * The Hawking Centre: Birds of Prey flying display * West Street Tickham Hunt and Blean Beagles
Lunch and Light Refreshments available
Date: 26th, 27th & 28th September 2014
Time: 9.30am – 5:00pm
Location: Bentley Country Park, Halland, East Sussex, BN8 5AF
Woodfair is a celebration of woodlands, forestry, timber, trees woodcrafts and much more…
The whole site holds two fields of stands, exhibits and displays and an amazing woodland full of demonstrations and activities.
Bentley Woodfair started in 1996 and continues to support local rural businesses and crafts while educating and entertaining families.
With demonstrations of machinery, tree climbing, childrens activities, lots of local food, a beer tent, and a really great atmosphere.
Date: 3rd-5th October
Time: Friday/Saturday 10:00am-6:00pm, Sunday 10:00am-5:00pm
Broadstairs Food Festival is a celebration of Kent, continuing to bring you a feast of food – and drink.
They actively seek out producers & suppliers who share their passion for quality and flavour : from hand made cheeses to artisan breads, preserves, pies, pickles and pastries, everything will be brimming with flavour.
Date: 15th-16th October
Times: Wednesday 10:00am-5:30pm, Thursday 10:00am-3:30pm
Dedicated to showcasing the best of British fruit for 80 years, the 2013 National Fruit Show celebrated this landmark anniversary in style with its biggest-ever line-up of trade exhibitors.
Boasting the best of British produce and technology, the National Fruit Show is a key event for the industry – and the ideal place to meet new and existing clients.
While fruit growing has changed immeasurably over the last eight decades, one thing remains constant. At the heart of the National Fruit Show is the stunning display of competition entries – around 60 metres of the best of British top fruit.