News & Events
A 3 day jazz festival starting Friday 13th of July. Back by popular demand Doolally Tap! To find out more click here.
A Ramsgate Parakeet family will feature on BBC Springwatch this year. A special nest box camera has been filming for the past month in the attic of the Chilton Tavern. The two part film will follow the nesting birds rearing a pair of chicks from just a few days old through to the fledging of the last chick from the attic space. You can catch the first episode on Monday 11th June on BBC2 at 8pm and part two on Tuesday 12th. UPDATE: If you missed the Ramsgate Parakeets on BBC Springwatch you can catch them here. Part 1 (at 52mins) [...]
Three a-May-zing events at The Micro Museum Two weekends of Adventure games, an evening of retro videogaming and the first of two long weekends of Star Wars themed games. For more information go to www.themicromuseum.org.
Join Keith Ross wildlife filmmaker on a six mile Nature Walk from Ramsgate Westcliff to Pegwell Bay Nature Reserve. The walk will run from May till September with the aim of seeing a wide variety of wildlife including the worlds fastest bird the Peregrine Falcon, migrating Cuckoo & Nightingale and views of basking Common Seals & waders in the Bay. It won't be just birds though as we'd expect to see Lizard, Butterfly and Dragonfly. Like any nature walk nothing is guaranteed and you never know what species you might get the chance to see. If your very lucky you [...]
For a chance to get a taste of Kitesurfing, sign up for our FREE beach side sessions with Kite Pirates Kitesurf School (aged 11-18 only) Click here to sign up. photo by Malcolm Kirkaldie
On Easter Sunday, we will be hosting an all day outdoor event which will include 25 hand crafted and hand made local produce at Harbour Parade, a Mad Hatter’s Tea Party, Easter Egg hunt, face painting, Easter bunny bonnet making, Joey the entertainer will be on hand to make animal shaped balloons and we will be parading through the town for our Alice in Wonderland themed parade at 2pm (from Argos in the High Street). If you want to join the workshops at Arts in Ramsgate, there is still time to create something and join in the parade!