What's on inRamsgate

Welcome to Ramsgate

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Ramsgate - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Ramsgate to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Ramsgate

Margate Soul Festival
Margate Old Town

Margate Soul Festival is Kents signature soul music event held in and around the picturesque harbour adjacent to the sands of Margate beach. It has become one of if not the biggest Soul Festival the UK has to offer. Taking place annually…

Location: 4.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07957 264576
Big Fish Little Fish Family Rave
Dreamland Margate

Back once again for a summer family rave is Big Fish Little FishWith special guest DJ Ashley BeedleThe Big Fish Little Fish multi‐sensory dancefloor experience has glowsticks bubbles glitter cannon huge balloons and a giant parachute dance finale. Integral to the BFLF…

Location: 4.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01843 295887
A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Walmer Castle and Gardens

Chapterhouse Theatre Company presents Shakespeares best‐loved romantic comedy. Let yourself be whisked away on a thrilling journey to the most magical of forests and meet star‐crossed lovers playful fairies and hilarious travelling players.Beautifully designed Elizabethan costumes a wonderful new musical score and…

Location: 8.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 03703 331183
Level 42
Margate Winter Gardens

Level 42 could have called it a day in 2010 following their successful 30th anniversary tour but true to form Mark Kings thumping bass refuses to quit as the legendary British band announce a tour…

Location: 4.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

Tourist Attractions

Dickens House Museum

The Charles Dickens Museum in London is the world's most important collection of material relating to the great Victorian novelist and social commentator. The only surviving London home of Dickens from 1837 until 1839 was opened as a Museum in 1925 and is still welcoming visitors from all…

Maritime Museum

The Maritime Museum is housed in the early 19th Century Clock House, a fully restored Grade II listed building and depicts the various aspects of the maritime heritage of East Kent. Start your visit at the Maritime Museum at Ramsgate's unique Royal Harbour and discover a surprising…

Walmer Castle

The spirit of Napoleon's nemesis and the victor of Waterloo still lives on at this former coastal artillery fort. The 'Iron Duke' preferred unsophisticated furnishings and the campaign‐bed on which he slept with its original horsehair mattress and bedding remains on display as a testament…

AMF Bowling

Bowling at AMF Bowling in Margate, Kent. Contact venue on 0845‐658 1275 for opening times and entrance costs.…

Betteshanger Welfare Bowling Club

Bowling at Betteshanger Welfare Bowling Club in Deal, Kent. Contact venue on 01304372080 for opening times and entrance costs.…


Bowling at Bugsys in Margate, Kent. Contact venue on 01843 228632 for opening times and entrance costs.…

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