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Description: Information about upcoming events run by the Council
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Dartford Borough Council organises and supports a large number of events throughout the year, many of which are free for residents to attend. Events include an Easter Egg Hunt, the Dartford Festival, the Big Christmas Switch On and the Dartfordian Awards.

Here are the events coming up soon...

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    Guided walks 2018

    Join us on a guided walk around the Borough's beautiful parks and open spaces

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    Bandstand programme

    Welcome to the summer season of free concerts at the Bandstand in Central Park

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    Dartford Festival Homepage

    The Dartford Festival has been running for over 80 years and has developed from a town carnival into a much-loved FREE music and family fun weekend

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    Big Christmas Switch-On 2018

    Dartford Town Centre is preparing for a sprinkling of Christmas sparkle at the Big Christmas Switch-On on Saturday 17 November 2018

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    Carol Concert

    We are delighted to once again invite you to our wonderful annual Carol Concert at the Dartford Outdoor Theatre in Central Park on Wednesday 12th December 2018

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    Dartford Creative

    Dartford Borough Council and Arts Council England are kickstarting a new phase of arts and creativity in the town, building on the huge success of the original 'Dartford Creative' project.

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    Santa's House

    On Saturday 1st December 2018 Children from aged 3 (accompanied by one parent/guardian) are being invited to join in the festive fun.

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    Organising your own event?

    Guidance on the process for running your own event and permissions you may need.

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    Santa On Tour 2018

    Dartford Council to bring Santa to ten communities this Christmas. Local children are being asked to look out for a vintage Fire Engine carrying a very special VIP as he visits a number of communities around Dartford between now and Christmas.

Last Updated: 25th June 2018 Print Link

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