January to March Events
There is always something to do in Kent and Sussex, whatever the weather. Why not book one of our cosy cottages, perfect to return to after a bracing walk along the coast and to use as a base for exploring the areas' cultural and culinary delights. Many of the counties' castles and attractions have lots of family fun events throughout the school holidays. Have a look at the selection of events below and see what takes your fancy!
Holiday on Ice 'Believe', Brighton Centre 4th - 8th January 2017
The world-renowned show, Holiday on Ice, which has been running for over 72 years, will be returning to Brighton in January 2017 with the new spectacular show, BELIEVE. Directed and choreographed by Olympic and four-time world champion, Christopher Dean - this is a show not to be missed!
Knights & Princesses, Battle of Hastings 13th - 17th February 2017
Try something different this February Half Term in East Sussex and take part in all the medieval fun happening at the English Heritage site, Battle of Hastings, Battle. Transform yourself into a courtly Lord or Lady with tips on everything from curtsies to combat.
Fairytale Castle at Dover Castle, 13th - 17th February 2017
Step into this stunning castle perched above the famous white cliffs at Dover, and experience real fairytales brought to life. Open the book on the characters from England’s story and explore the tales of the castle.
Rye Bay Scallop Week, 18 - 26th February 2017
The 15th Rye Bay Scallop Week will be taking place between Saturday 18th - Sunday 26th February 2017. Rye Bay Scallop Week provides the perfect opportunity to indulge in seafood delights! The local restaurants showcase a range of different recipes (all including scallop!), with cookery demonstrations, live music, tasting events and much, much more!
The Winter Social Festival, Kent 11th March 2017
The Winter Social Festival, Kent returns on Saturday 11th March 2017, following a successful sell out summer edition. Originally launched in September 2013, the festival brings a taste of Ibiza to South East England – be sure to expect high levels of production and atmosphere showcasing some of the world’s greatest dance music acts.
Bluebell Walks at Hole Park Gardens, Kent 29 March - 8 June 2017
Tucked away, near Cranbrook, Kent lies Hole Park Gardens which is a family owned estate and has been to be one of the best gardens in Kent. Set in 15 acres of beautiful gardens and often referred to as 'a hidden gem', Hole Park is renowned for being one of the best places to see bluebells in the south east, if not the country!