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Explore the creative & historic landscape of Ramsgate through music, film, art, poetry & performance. 20-28 July 2019 This year’s theme for the Ramsgate Festival Of Sound is “It’s A Matter Of Time.” One week, 40 artists, dozens of events. From live music, film screenings, director Q&As, creative workshops and curated talks to immersive & captivating sound installations. Further announcements will be made in the next few weeks so be sure to follow them @ramsgatefest Kickstarter link; Programme download; Hard copies of programme available at Visitor Info Centre and various venues around town.

July 8th, 2019|Categories: Event|

Ramsgate International Film & TV Festival 2019

Ramsgate International Film & TV Festival is embarking on it's 3rd journey on 13th June for four days of immersion into the big and small screen! Join them for an opportunity to watch feature films, extraordinary documentaries, short films, music videos and loads more including some fantastic talks in various venues around town all of which appear in their fab programme of events. You can pick up a programme at the Visitor Information Centre in Harbour Parade Ramsgate and various venues in town. You can download a schedule here: SCHEDULE - Ramsgate International Film & TV Festival. Visit the website [...]

June 13th, 2019|Categories: Event|

Vincent in Ramsgate

Ramsgate is getting Van Gogh ready for the summer season!   A group of artists, enthusiasts and volunteers are working towards a series of events and projects to commemorate Vincent van Gogh’s happy summer in Ramsgate back in 1876 where he taught at a boy’s school in Spencer Square. Working with Ramsgate Society, Ramsgate Town Team, Friends of Spencer Square and Arts in Ramsgate Hub and a host of other Ramsgate lovelies, we are kicking off the Vincent in Ramsgate season with a special unveiling of Anthony Padgett’s bust of Vincent van Gogh on 15th June at Spencer Square.  Renowned sculptor, [...]

June 8th, 2019|Categories: Blog, Event|

Ramsgate Tunnels celebrate 80th Anniversary

To celebrate the 80th anniversary of Ramsgate Tunnels opening in 1939 and the 5th anniversary of their re-opening in 2014, the tunnels team is putting on a series of events taking place throughout May and June including various talks, special tours including; 9th May, 30th May, 13th June and 27th June; various fascinating talks taking place at the tunnels 7 - 8.30pm, check out the posters for more info and go to to book tickets. 25th May: Trace the route of the Ramsgate Deep Level Shelters both overground and underground on a guided walk starting at 4.30pm at the [...]

May 27th, 2019|Categories: Event|

Ramsgate to Pegwell Nature Walk

Wildlife filmmaker Keith Ross is running guided nature walks from Ramsgate to Pegwell Bay throughout the Spring and Summer months. Pegwell holds a wide variety of wildlife. Already this year we have seen Peregrines, Spoonbill, Ravens & Cuckoo. Fox, Lizards & Slow Worms. You might even catch a glimpse of 'Ratty' the Water Vole that is about to feature in this years BBC Springwatch. "We had such a great time on the wildlife walk with @ramsgatebirds 3 weeks ago that we booked another one for today... and it was just as fantastic! Hobby, Peregrine, Raven, Buzzard, Cuckoo, Lizard, Fox, Seal... [...]

May 6th, 2019|Categories: Event|