Entries by Kayleigh Hall

We’ve moved!!

Have you been down to the newly refurbished Gravesend Borough Market recently? Then you might know that we have now moved there with our brand new Visit Gravesend Information Point, come and have a look for yourself!! We open Thursday to Saturday 9am -5pm & Sunday 10am – 4pm. We look forward to seeing you […]

Feather Workshops

Artist Jo Dyer, from Animate Arts, will be  running a series of free community workshops at the Gravesend Borough Market on Wednesday 15 and Saturday 18 February from 10am-12.30pm and 2-4.30pm. The workshops are all about creating eye-catching, giant feathers – similar to those decorating Native American headdresses, for a spectacular outdoor parade procession in March 2017 […]

Pocahontas 400 Arts Workshops

Be part of Pocahontas 400 and join in the celebration of the life of Pocahontas. Artists Wendy Daws and Christopher Sacre will be running a series of creative workshops. Learn some exciting new skills and exhibit your artwork for all to see at the Blake Gallery from 13th March. The workshops will be running every Monday until 6th […]


NOTICE: Gravesend Visitor Information Centre will close on Saturday 31 December 2016. A new, but reduced, visitor information service will run from the Gravesend Borough Market from Thursdays to Sundays throughout the year. This service will commence in early February. Telephone and email enquiries will be redirected to the council’s customer service team: Telephone:      […]

October Half Term Fun!

With Autumn coming into season and the October half term just round the corner.  Get an idea of what to do with all the family from spooktacular workshops to a comedy club for kids… Spooky Make & Take Workshops at Millbrook GardenCentre  Monday 24th October – Make a Halloween Top Hat Tuesday 25th October – Decorate […]

Estuary Festival 2016

17 September – 2 October  Gravesend for the first time are involved with the Estuary Festival 2016 – sixteen days of Art, Literature, Music and Film curated in response to the spectacular Thames Estuary. A mix of new and existing works pull together powerful themes resonant to the place, its landscape, history and communities. Presented in significant, […]

Heritage Open Days in Gravesham

The annual Heritage Open Day’s are a great way to discover historic, hidden places all for FREE this weekend. Gravesham are celebrating with the following… Enjoy a memorable visit to local National Trust properties Cobham Mausoleum & Owletts, a Charles II country house, both located in the picturesque village of Cobham.  Owletts will be open from  11am […]