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Saturday 23 to Sunday 31 August

Herne Bay Festival 2014

We’re gearing up for yet another amazing Herne Bay Festival. The theme this year is “take to the skies” and we’ve got some fabulous events planned including the annual evening lantern parade, sandcastle competition, Fireworks display, Live music stage and Alfresco ballroom with dance workshops and of course Herne Bay’s Got Talent. As well as this you have been busy creating and organising and we can expect to see loads of great events run by the people of Herne Bay including arts workshops, crab catching competitions, discos, Herne Bay Rocks and the Giant Picnic.

Programme will be available soon.

Latest news

New delivery partner

Canterbury City Council have appointed Continental Drifts to manage the festival between 2014 – 2016. Continental Drifts are an event management company based in North London. They work on a variety of community festivals and events including GLA Feast of St George, Festival 2012, Lewisham peoples Day, Bermondsey carnival, Enfield autumn show and Elephant and the Nun festival. As well as this they have in house music and street theatre agencies.

Mandy Janes Festival Director says “We are really excited to have been appointed as the event managers of this event and we’re looking forward to working on this wonderful Community festival”.

Festival friends

If you want to become a friend of the festival and support your local community events please email info@continentaldrifts.co.uk for details. You will receive a festival friends sticker for your window as well as logos on key event publicity.

Get involved

We are on the look out for local talent, workshop leaders, volunteer stewards, local photographers and anyone who might like to get involved and run an event during the festival period. Don’t delay email info@continentadrifts.co.uk to get involved.

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