Events Coming Up

Bearsted Christmas Fair, Saturday 25th November 2017, Village Green.

Gates open at 2pm and the event finishes at 8pm.

Kick off the festive spirit with a delightful range of stalls to help with your Christmas shopping and delicious food and drink for all to enjoy. There will also be entertainment and activities for all the family.

A fantastic selection of stalls are already booked, including artisan crafts selling unique presents, hot food and drink as well as activities for children including face painting and craft making.

There will also be a wide range of entertainment provided by local groups:

Java Jam

The Medway Band

Vocademy singers

Old School of Samba

The Rock Choir, Kent

There will be a charge of £1 for adult and please also note there is no parking at this event.  For more information please contact 

Market on the Green, every fourth Saturday of the month, Village Green

Bearsted’s monthly market on Bearsted Green, offering delicious local produce, hot food, home-made crafts and gifts. 10-2.30 every 4th Saturday of the month.

The monthly Farmers Market is expanding to include even more locally sourced products. Alongside stalls selling a range of good quality local meat, bread, fruit and vegetables, there will be a wider range of crafts and gifts and well as hot food. The emphasis will continue to be on artisan stalls- keeping the spirit of the original market.

For more information or to apply to trade email


Dates for this year are:
Saturday 25 November – market replaced by Christmas Fair (2-8 pm)
Saturday 23 December


Past Events

Christmas Fair! Saturday 26th November on the green.

Fireworks Display, Friday 3rd November 2017, Elizabeth Harvie Playing Field

Bearsted Parish Council is delighted to present the hugely popular Annual Fireworks Display! 

New for 2017 will be a display of sky rocketing fireworks from Fantastic Fireworks set to a soundtrack of classic Disney music. Hot food will be available along with hot and cold drinks and even glo-sticks provided by our local Scout group.

Gates open at 6 pm and the display starts at 7.30 pm and lasts about 20-30 minutes. Last entry is at 7.15 pm for safety reasons. 

Family, adult and child tickets available. Children under 4 admitted free but will require a ticket. Under 16s must be accompanied by an adult. 

Note: no personal fireworks or glassware permitted on site. Church Lane will be closed so no access to the car park. Pedestrian entry from Cross Keys or Church Landway.


Tickets are on sale now-

Old Time Music Hall, Saturday 28 October 2017

Remember Leonard Sachs and the Good Old Days on TV? If you do, you may well be interested in a very special event for the older members of the Bearsted Community – your very own ‘Old Time Music Hall’ Show. We present, for your delectation and delight, and back by popular demand, all the way from London, the Players Theatre Club! Saturday 28 October, 3.30pm, venue to be confirmed.

We are now inviting applications for tickets to this event. Priority to those 60 years and older. You must live in the Bearsted Parish. We hope to be offering free tickets, but there may be a nominal charge, depending on venue costs. We had a full house for last year’s very popular performance, so you’re advised to book early!

Application forms will shortly be available on our parish website, from the Community Warden and in the Madginford Library or by phoning 01622 630584.

Please let your friends and neighbours know.