Easter Egg Hunt
The annual Easter Egg Hunt takes place in Darenth Country Park.
Details of next year's Easter Egg Hunt will be available here nearer the time.
Programme of Guided Walks starts
The first in our programme of free guided walks for 2013 takes place on Saturday 20 April. The programme runs until Saturday 19 October. Read more
Concerts at the Bandstand
2013's programme of concerts at the Sir Henry Wellcome Bandstand starts on Sunday 26 May!
Provided for the community by Dartford Borough Council the Dartford Festival has become the largest free event in the South East of England. Taking place in Dartford's Central Park, the weekend's attractions include a great selection of music, children's rides, funfair, trade and charity stalls and a fantastic range of family entertainment.
Dartford Borough Council provides a programme of summer activities for local young people. We work closely with the organisers, helpers, coaches and performers to provide a wide variety of events.
Following the success of last year’s Summer Shakespeare event in Dartford’s Central Park, the Changeling Theatre will be returning to put on a performance of Richard III.
The performance will take place on Friday 2 August.
Tickets for the performance will be available in June.
Dartford Heritage Open Days
Dartford's Heritage Open Days invite residents to enjoy some of the Borough's more intriguing buildings as they open their doors to visitors.
This year's event will take place from Thursday 12 to Sunday 15 September 2013.
Christmas Lights Switch On
2012's 'Dartford's Big Christmas Switch-On' event was bigger and better than ever before and took place on Saturday 17 November.
Carol Concert at the Bandstand
Join Dartford Borough Council in December 2013 for what promises to be a most memorable Christmas Carol Concert at the Bandstand in Central Park.
Dartford Borough Council has looked to residents to nominate their local hero (or heroine!) for the Dartfordian Award 2012.
Celebrating the Queen's Diamond Jubilee
Dartford celebrated the Queen's Diamond Jubilee with a range of special events. Read more