Kent’s Biggest Music Festivals 2018

Those crazy, hazy sunny days may seem like a long way away, but it's never too early to start planning for festival season...

Whether you like to converge on one big stage or hop from one pop up venue to another, Kent has an amazing range of music festivals lined up for 2018. With big name acts in rock, pop, ska, soul, folk and dubstep, you can enjoy a boutique boogie-fests by the sea or get lost in Neverland. So dig out your wellies and check out our line-up of some of the best festivals to grace Kent’s stage this year...

Faversham Hop Festival

1st – 2nd September, Faversham

It just wouldn’t be Kent without the famous Faversham Hop Festival, would it? In amongst the hopping heritage and local brews from Shepherd Neame (just a stone’s throw from the action) this free local favourite boasts five stages and 60 bands spread across the market town, ranging from folk and jazz to Morris and dance. Don your hop crown...

Wheels and Fins Festival

7th - 9th September

Feeder, the Libertines, Faithless...they are all in this beach-side line-up! Soak up sea views and enjoy an action-packed few days, complete with an extreme bike battle, mini ramp champs, food and drink and more. Dive in