Ramsgate Festival 2018


21 – 30 JULY 2018

Ramsgate Festival began in 2010 as A Summer Squall and has developed into an ever growing and popular town-wide arts festival with a diverse and high quality programme.


For 2018, Ramsgate Arts brings you the first ever Ramsgate Festival of Sound. Celebrating the landscape, buildings, people and history of Ramsgate in exciting new ways with multiple sound installations and hundreds of amazing musicians, performers and artists. The week will begin with the Ramsgate Reflections series of talks during Ramsgate Week in the build-up to the main festival weekend, the Ramsgate Seadog events and a Creative Ramsgate symposium with guest speakers including Jane Priston from the Amy Johnson Project and Josephine Martin from Turner Contemporary, Project Manager for Pioneering Places, a programme based in Ramsgate.

We are grateful to our funders, all our partners and our incredible volunteers for making the Festival possible. Please get in touch if you’d like to contribute to Ramsgate Festival in 2018 or beyond. As a charity we are always fundraising in order to continue doing what we do, so if you would like to make a donation – we would love you forever!

For full details of what’s on at the Festival, click here!