Tuesday, 26 July 2016

Twilight Sessions at Dreamland

Summer Saturday Twilight Sessions check out the gigs at Dreamland this Saturday Night

Click here for more details on DREAMLANDS WEBSITE

Friday, 22 July 2016

East Kent Mencaps Annual Fun Day at Faversham

I always try and promote Mencaps activities and this one at Faversham is no exception. Faversham is my home town so I often promote stuff here on my blog so dont point out my blog is called Promote Thanet because I will point out it is MY BLOG and I will promote anything I want on it !!

Summer Events in Ramsgate

The Margate Bookie 2016 Literary Festival

Margate Bookie is a two-day extravaganza of reading, writing, learning, creation and inspiration. England’s friendliest lit fest returns on 20 and 21 August 2016 with an amazing selection of literary treats.

Authors Writers and Speakers in five venues across Margate over the weekend of the 2oth and 21st of August 

From the website 
New sessions this year include:
  • Storytelling for children, with appearances by local authors Sam Gayton and Dosh Archer and the ever-popular Gruffalo
  • The author of Stasi Child, David Young and Thanet-born Sophia Tobin are amongst the writers appearing in our Crime Wave
  • Writers from the hugely popular Psychologies Magazine will talk about happiness, reading and finding time for yourself
  • The Welcome Home mini festival focuses on the theme of ‘home’ and what that means to us
As well as entertaining avid readers, our workshops and masterclasses will inspire budding writers:

Ramsgate Carnival Weekend 23 Jul 2016 - 24 Jul 2016

Yep we are in the carnival season once more and Ramsate carnival parade is on Sunday the 24th but the whole weekend is carnival with a fair held on Government Acre over Saturday and Sunday 10am-6.30pm. The route of the Carnival I am listing here is taken from  the VISIT THANET website 

Ramsgate Carnival this year takes place on Sunday 24th July at 4pm, with a fair at Government Acre on both days. 

Royal Esplanade - St Augustine's Rd – Paragon - Royal Parade - Harbour Parade - Harbour Parade - Madeira Walk - Wellington Crescent - Plains of Waterloo - King St - Queen St - West Cliff Rd - Grange Rd - Royal Esplanade – Finish
If like me you love a  carnival Ramsgate is the place to be this weekend