Spring has sprung! Check out some spring time activities in the local area

Gravesham is bustling with exciting events this spring and summer! From family outings with Thomas the Tank Engine to artistic sessions and historical exhibitions, there’s something for everyone in our vibrant community.

Volunteer at the Bramble Bash

Join Fort Amherst on the last Sunday of each month to battle brambles and weeds. It’s a perfect chance to contribute to your community while making new friends. Sign up here.

Days Out With Thomas™: The Bubble Tour

Experience the magic of Thomas the Tank Engine at Spa Valley Railway from April 27 to May 6. It’s fun for the entire family with train rides, live shows, and a special bubble-themed celebration. Get your tickets!

Fish and Chips Evening Specials

Enjoy a scenic evening ride through Rother Valley on select Wednesdays from April to June, complete with a delicious fish and chip supper aboard a heritage train. Book now to secure your spot!

RNLI 200: The Exhibition

Discover the heroic tales of life-saving efforts over the past 200 years at The Historic Dockyard Chatham, from March 23 to September 1. Learn more.

Adult Art Sessions

Indulge your creative side at The Maidstone Art Centre with sessions on watercolours, acrylics, and more—pre-booking required. Join an art session.

Spring Craft Market

Support local artisans and the Heart of Kent Hospice at the Spring Craft Market at Mercure Maidstone Great Danes Hotel on May 5. Enjoy crafts and community spirit from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM.

Dear Zoo Live

Bring your kids for a theatrical adaptation of the beloved book “Dear Zoo” at The Hazlitt Theatre, perfect for young families—performances on May 7 and 8. Book your tickets now.

The Kent Garden Show

Celebrate gardening at the Kent Garden Show from May 25-27, featuring exhibitors, floral displays, and more at the Kent Event Centre. Details here.

Gravesham Estuary Fringe Festival

From June 1-9, enjoy various creative and musical events across Gravesham, including classical music nights and innovative LEGO activities. Don’t miss out; book your tickets today.