We have a packed schedule of special events that run throughout the year. Many are included in the price of a standard admission ticket / annual membership, and we do recommend booking online in advance.

23rd July - 31st August

Summer Holiday Fun

It’s all about the animals this summer, with a range of Big Top shows too!

31st August

Ice Cream Festival

Back for 2020 – enjoy over 20 varieties of ice cream, plus plenty of other sweet treats!

12th - 13th September

Hops ‘n’ Harvest Beer Festival

Enjoy the ‘festini’ atmosphere with a variety of live and local music! Join us in the beer tent to sample up to 50 varieties of beer and cider. See the last Coal fired Oast House in Britain and have a go at picking our hops by hand.

Earlybird tickets are now on sale! Save 50% on Saturday tickets, and 30% on Sunday tickets!


3rd - 4th October

Apple Weekend

Join us to celebrate our fruit harvest with our annual Apple Weekend.

24th October - 1st November

Halloween Spooktacular

A spooky week full of family fun and games.

29th - 30th October

Kent Life After Dark

Come along and join us after dark!

All tickets for this event must be pre-booked online in advance.


7th - 8th November

Fireworks Spectacular

Be amazed by our fireworks in our annual fireworks display.




21st - 22nd November

Christmas On The Home Front – WWII Experience

Step back into yesteryear and re-live the festive season in the 1940’s.

5th December - 24th December (Selected dates)

Experience Christmas at Kent Life

This December, Father Christmas will be taking time out of his busy schedule to stop off at Kent Life.

6th December

Farm Nativity

Come and experience the living Nativity with our very own farmyard friends.