What's On

With events happening all over Maidstone, our schedule shows when and where the best events are for you.

Main Event

12:00 A large maroon is fired by the Mayor of Maidstone, Cllr Derek Mortimer and River Festival Chairman, David Naghi to open the event

12:00-21:00 Dance and music performances at Lockmeadow

14:30 Raft Race begins from the High Level Bridge to the town bridge

17:00 Raft Race presentation

22:00 Firework Finale from the roof of Fremlin Walk

Lockmeadow Stage

12:00 Many Ellen Schools

12:50 Rock Paper Scissors

13:45 Kent Academy of Musical Theatre

14:15 Stagecoach Bearsted Theatre School

14:45 Martin Cleary

15:40 Hazlitt Youth Theatre Groups

16:10 Centre Arts

16:40 Atonic

17:50 Ellie-Hope Suzanne

18:50 Paris-Kay

19:50 Mandy Ellen College

Millennium Amphitheatre

All Day Family Fun Zone

All Saints Church

12:00-16:00 Teas

12:00-16:00 The historic number 26 corporation bus will run between All Saints to Gallagher Stadium

Archbishops Palace Gardens

All Day Community stalls and activities

Carriage Museum

11:00-16:00 Open Day

Thai Orchid

Draysons Bar entertainment on the terrace.

22:00 The restaurant will offer great views of the fireworks to diners.

Gallagher Stadium

15:00 Maidstone United vs Dulwich Hamlet.

12:00-16:00 The historic number 26 corporation bus will run between All Saints to Gallagher Stadium.

Maidstone Museum

10:00-15:30 There is a Steam Punk exhibition at Maidstone Museum and you will see some of them parading along the riverfront in colourful outfits.

Kentish Lady

All Day Town Quay Activities