W1 Craft Club – Get parade ready!

Belvedere Road Scout Hut Belvedere Road, Broadstairs, Kent, United Kingdom

Get parade ready with wavers, flags etc so you can join in the parade on Saturday afternoon and show off your creations! All materials supplied. Preschool and Primary ages welcome, must be accompanied by an adult.  

W2 Hula Hooping with This Bean Spins

Bandstand Bandstand, Victoria Parade, Broadstairs, Kent, United Kingdom

This fun workshop starts the festival off in a spin, limited numbers so please purchase tickets in advance. E - Everyone

Event Series Hobby Horse Club at The Bandstand

Hobby Horse Club at The Bandstand

Bandstand Bandstand, Victoria Parade, Broadstairs, Kent, United Kingdom

Each morning, Zoe, Peter, and Evie from Inspiration Creative get all generations singing and dancing together – and wearing some very strange outfits. They are ably supported by our wonderful band-in-residence Giddy Yup and mayhem is provided by the Hooden Horses – the living embodiment of the festival logo and Clarence the Dragon makes a […]

Event Series Join the knitters & Makers

Join the Knitters & Makers

Craft and Music Fair 10 - 16 August 2024 Broadstairs, Kent, United Kingdom

Join The Broadstairs Knitters for workshops in knitting, crochet and a chat. All are welcome from beginners to experts, yarn, needles and bits, including some finished articles and fabrics are available. They are joined daily by different crafters demonstrating their skills, you have the opportunity to give it a go too. All ages welcome This […]

W8 Band in a Weekend Workshop – Saturday

Crampton Museum The Broadway, Broadstairs, Kent, United Kingdom

Bring your instrument and/or voice to create a band with other young people between 10 and 18 years old. Sessions on Saturday and Sunday. There will be an opportunity for the group to perform in the workshops showcase at Sarah Thorne Theatre on Friday afternoon. Tickets for Sundays session E- Everyone Welcome

Get Tickets £7.00 20 tickets left

Festival Parade and Show

Bandstand Bandstand, Victoria Parade, Broadstairs, Kent, United Kingdom

Starting at 5.30pm from the top of the High street at pierremont Ave,  processing down the high street and onto the seafront promenade, finishing with a celebration of dance and music at the bandstand. After the parade show you can stay for more evening entertainment. We hope you will come along to support the Festival.

Event Series Hobby Horse Club at The Bandstand

Hobby Horse Club at The Bandstand

Bandstand Bandstand, Victoria Parade, Broadstairs, Kent, United Kingdom

Each morning, Zoe, Peter, and Evie from Inspiration Creative get all generations singing and dancing together – and wearing some very strange outfits. They are ably supported by our wonderful band-in-residence Giddy Yup and mayhem is provided by the Hooden Horses – the living embodiment of the festival logo and Clarence the Dragon makes a […]

Event Series Join the knitters & Makers

Join the Knitters & Makers

Craft and Music Fair 10 - 16 August 2024 Broadstairs, Kent, United Kingdom

Join The Broadstairs Knitters for workshops in knitting, crochet and a chat. All are welcome from beginners to experts, yarn, needles and bits, including some finished articles and fabrics are available. They are joined daily by different crafters demonstrating their skills, you have the opportunity to give it a go too. All ages welcome This […]

W13 Band in a Weekend Workshop – Sunday

Crampton Museum The Broadway, Broadstairs, Kent, United Kingdom

Bring your instrument and/or voice to create a band with other young people between 10 and 18 years old. Sessions on Saturday and Sunday. There will be an opportunity for the group to perform in the workshops showcase at Sarah Thorne Theatre on Friday afternoon. Tickets for Saturday's Session E- Everyone Welcome

Get Tickets £7.00 20 tickets left

Family Ceilidh at the Bandstand – with The Giddy Up Ceilidh Band

Bandstand Bandstand, Victoria Parade, Broadstairs, Kent, United Kingdom

Lots of fun to be had with The Giddy Up Ceilidh Band as they guide you through some family dances in the sunshine. This is a free event so please pop a donation in a Folk Week collecting tin, thank you.

Event Series Hobby Horse Club at The Bandstand

Hobby Horse Club at The Bandstand

Bandstand Bandstand, Victoria Parade, Broadstairs, Kent, United Kingdom

Each morning, Zoe, Peter, and Evie from Inspiration Creative get all generations singing and dancing together – and wearing some very strange outfits. They are ably supported by our wonderful band-in-residence Giddy Yup and mayhem is provided by the Hooden Horses – the living embodiment of the festival logo and Clarence the Dragon makes a […]

Event Series Join the knitters & Makers

Join the Knitters & Makers

Craft and Music Fair 10 - 16 August 2024 Broadstairs, Kent, United Kingdom

Join The Broadstairs Knitters for workshops in knitting, crochet and a chat. All are welcome from beginners to experts, yarn, needles and bits, including some finished articles and fabrics are available. They are joined daily by different crafters demonstrating their skills, you have the opportunity to give it a go too. All ages welcome This […]

W20 Beginners/Family Ukulele – Ian K Brown

Queens Road Baptist Centre Queens Road, Broadstairs, Kent, United Kingdom

Be ready to sing, have fun and surprise yourself. This workshop is suitable for total beginners (aged 8 – 80+) and those who have made a start but cannot join chords together. If you have your own ukulele please bring it along, but we will also have 20 ‘spare’ ukuleles for people to borrow. B […]

Get Tickets £4.00 – £8.00

W21 Craft Club!

Belvedere Road Scout Hut Belvedere Road, Broadstairs, Kent, United Kingdom

Come and get creative! all materials supplied. Preschool and primary/Junior ages welcome. Must be accompanied by an adult.

Event Series Hobby Horse Club at The Bandstand

Hobby Horse Club at The Bandstand

Bandstand Bandstand, Victoria Parade, Broadstairs, Kent, United Kingdom

Each morning, Zoe, Peter, and Evie from Inspiration Creative get all generations singing and dancing together – and wearing some very strange outfits. They are ably supported by our wonderful band-in-residence Giddy Yup and mayhem is provided by the Hooden Horses – the living embodiment of the festival logo and Clarence the Dragon makes a […]

Event Series Join the knitters & Makers

Join the Knitters & Makers

Craft and Music Fair 10 - 16 August 2024 Broadstairs, Kent, United Kingdom

Join The Broadstairs Knitters for workshops in knitting, crochet and a chat. All are welcome from beginners to experts, yarn, needles and bits, including some finished articles and fabrics are available. They are joined daily by different crafters demonstrating their skills, you have the opportunity to give it a go too. All ages welcome This […]

W37 Circus skills with This Bean Spins

Belvedere Road Scout Hut Belvedere Road, Broadstairs, Kent, United Kingdom

A relaxed, encouraging and fun environment, perfect for building self-confidence, fitness and hand eye co-ordination and learning new skills- channel your inner showman! This class teaches hula hoop, plate spinning, scarf juggling, feather balancing, stilts and ribbon. circus games, learning to use the different props, even using multiple props at once and learn cool circus […]

R1 Junior Silent Ceilidh

Retort house Albion Street, Broadstairs, Kent, United Kingdom

for 13-17 year olds You’ve already experienced Cate Haynes calling here at Broadstairs many times and you have also seen Nick’s work via the Urban Folk Theory's Evolution Ceilidh with Cate here. Did you know Broadstairs is the festival that gave UFT its first ceilidh? With that in mind, They are absolutely delighted to be […]

W41 Zulu Dance Workshop

The Pavilion on the Sands Harbour Street, Broadstairs, Kent, United Kingdom

From Kwa-Zulu Natal to the world's stage, rekindling the spark of Zulu culture and heritage, through song, dance, drama and drums. Come and learn to sing and dance Zulu style. No previous experience necessary. Young people 5+ welcome if attending with families. No unaccompanied children please.

Get Tickets £5.00 – £10.00
Event Series Hobby Horse Club at The Bandstand

Hobby Horse Club at The Bandstand

Bandstand Bandstand, Victoria Parade, Broadstairs, Kent, United Kingdom

Each morning, Zoe, Peter, and Evie from Inspiration Creative get all generations singing and dancing together – and wearing some very strange outfits. They are ably supported by our wonderful band-in-residence Giddy Yup and mayhem is provided by the Hooden Horses – the living embodiment of the festival logo and Clarence the Dragon makes a […]

Event Series Join the knitters & Makers

Join the Knitters & Makers

Craft and Music Fair 10 - 16 August 2024 Broadstairs, Kent, United Kingdom

Join The Broadstairs Knitters for workshops in knitting, crochet and a chat. All are welcome from beginners to experts, yarn, needles and bits, including some finished articles and fabrics are available. They are joined daily by different crafters demonstrating their skills, you have the opportunity to give it a go too. All ages welcome This […]

W44 Beginners/Family Ukulele – Ian K Brown

Queens Road Baptist Centre Queens Road, Broadstairs, Kent, United Kingdom

Be ready to sing, have fun and surprise yourself. This workshop is suitable for total beginners (aged 8 – 80+) and those who have made a start but cannot join chords together. If you have your own ukulele please bring it along, but we will also have 20 ‘spare’ ukuleles for people to borrow. B […]

Get Tickets £4.00 – £8.00 20 tickets left

W48 Craft Club!

Belvedere Road Scout Hut Belvedere Road, Broadstairs, Kent, United Kingdom

Come and get creative! all materials supplied. Preschool and primary/Junior ages welcome. Must be accompanied by an adult.

Event Series Hobby Horse Club at The Bandstand

Hobby Horse Club at The Bandstand

Bandstand Bandstand, Victoria Parade, Broadstairs, Kent, United Kingdom

Each morning, Zoe, Peter, and Evie from Inspiration Creative get all generations singing and dancing together – and wearing some very strange outfits. They are ably supported by our wonderful band-in-residence Giddy Yup and mayhem is provided by the Hooden Horses – the living embodiment of the festival logo and Clarence the Dragon makes a […]

Event Series Join the knitters & Makers

Join the Knitters & Makers

Craft and Music Fair 10 - 16 August 2024 Broadstairs, Kent, United Kingdom

Join The Broadstairs Knitters for workshops in knitting, crochet and a chat. All are welcome from beginners to experts, yarn, needles and bits, including some finished articles and fabrics are available. They are joined daily by different crafters demonstrating their skills, you have the opportunity to give it a go too. All ages welcome This […]

W61 Maypole Dancing Workshop

Retort house Albion Street, Broadstairs, Kent, United Kingdom

Learn how and join in this traditional custom, great fun under the direction of Alison Rowley Everyone welcome  ages 8+

Get Tickets £4.00 20 tickets left
Event Series Hobby Horse Club at The Bandstand

Hobby Horse Club at The Bandstand

Bandstand Bandstand, Victoria Parade, Broadstairs, Kent, United Kingdom

Each morning, Zoe, Peter, and Evie from Inspiration Creative get all generations singing and dancing together – and wearing some very strange outfits. They are ably supported by our wonderful band-in-residence Giddy Yup and mayhem is provided by the Hooden Horses – the living embodiment of the festival logo and Clarence the Dragon makes a […]

W65 Kid’s Dance Callers workshop

The Sarah Thorne Theatre - Dance Venue Fordoun Road, Broadstairs, Kent, United Kingdom

Krista Bubble teaches our up and coming young callers how to call a ceilidh dance and build their confidence. Inspired by teaching her son Rory to call a simple dance at one of her ceilidhs last year, Krista is running a workshop for children to explore this important element of Folk Music. After learning how […]

Get Tickets £5.00 7 tickets left
Event Series Join the knitters & Makers

Join the Knitters & Makers

Craft and Music Fair 10 - 16 August 2024 Broadstairs, Kent, United Kingdom

Join The Broadstairs Knitters for workshops in knitting, crochet and a chat. All are welcome from beginners to experts, yarn, needles and bits, including some finished articles and fabrics are available. They are joined daily by different crafters demonstrating their skills, you have the opportunity to give it a go too. All ages welcome This […]

W66 Ukulele Band all together with Ian K Brown

Queens Road Baptist Centre Queens Road, Broadstairs, Kent, United Kingdom

Beginners/ Family and Improvers groups from throughout the week join together. Last rehearsal before this afternoons performance in the workshop showcase at the Sarah Thorne Theatre.

Get Tickets £4.00 – £8.00

D14 Lunchtime Family Ceilidh with The Wood Urchins

The Sarah Thorne Theatre - Dance Venue Fordoun Road, Broadstairs, Kent, United Kingdom

our last Lunchtime  family Ceilidh for the week. Some of our junior callers that will have been at the kids callers workshop will be joining in to show their new skills.

Get Tickets £1.50 – £3.00