Deal Braderie 2021

Deal Braderie -Deal’s Annual Street Market

Back next September. Date to be announced.
8.30am – 4.00pm

As with all events, due to the COVID19 outbreak, it is uncertain if it will go ahead. If it does the stalls will be sold nearer to the event date than usual. There will be a form on the Deal Town Council web page or you will be able to pick one up from reception at Deal Town Hall once the decision has been made to go ahead.

Large annual street market running along Deal High Street from St Georges Church to just past the junction of Water Street (near Alfred Square).

Antiques, vintage clothing, vintage jewellery, crafts, bric-a-brac, memorabilia, books, stamps and plants plus lots more.


Betteshanger Park Classic Motor Show

Sunday 23 August 2020

Around 800 classic vehicles, including commerical, agricultural and military vehicles. The Classic Music Show, Local Dealerships, Retro Stalls, Charity & Community Stalls, FREE Classic Bus Rides, Fun Fair Rides, Children’s Entertainers and more.

Free entry for the public.

Betteshanger Park, Sandwich Road, Deal, Kent CT14 0BF.

Deal Classic Motor Show 2020

Deal Classic Motor Show.

Saturday 23 May 2020, 10am – 4.00pm.

Walmer Green, Deal, CT14 7DY.

Up to 800 classic vehicles, from 1900 to the modern day, will be on show.

The Classic Music Show on two stages, Retro Market, interesting static displays, children’s entertainers and rides, Real Ale Bar and lots more.

Free entry for the public.


This independent gallery in Deal, Kent describes itself as having a ‘punk rock’ ethic. This is not your standard, twee seaside themed gallery.

The DONT WALK WALK gallery is a working artists’ studio. See work from over 20 artists ranging from emerging artists to established talents. The rotating exhibitions include painting, printmaking, illustration, photography and sculpture plus film screenings.

The gallery is currently hosting an exhibition by Noel Fielding.

10 Victoria Road, Deal, Kent, CT14 7AP.

Opening Hours:

Mon 10-5
Tues 10-5
Thurs 10-5
Fri 12-7
Sat 10-5
Sun 11-4

Linden Hall Studio Art Gallery

Contemporary Art Gallery

32 St George’s Road, Deal, Kent CT14 6BA
01304 360 411

Tuesday to Saturday 10am – 4pm
Sunday 11am – 2pm

Cuillin Bantock

Recent paintings and works on paper.
8 – 26 October 2019

Cuillin Bantock trained a scientist and an artist. He has exhibited widely throughout the UK, in Canada the USA and Italy.

Open Golf Championship July 2021

From the 11-18 July 2021 Royal St George’s near Deal will be hosting the 149th Open Championship.

There is always high demand for tickets to The Open. The tournament will bring people from around the world to Sandwich, Deal and the surrounding areas.

For more information and for holiday cottages near the Open Golf click here.

Junior Park Run & Cycling Events

Sundays at Betteshanger Park

Junior Parkrun

Cost: Free

A free 2k run for juniors (4-14 year olds).

Every Sunday at 9:00am.

Please register before your first run and bring a printed copy of your barcode.

Betteshanger Bikers

Cost: £7

Every Sunday from 10am – 11.30am. Ages 8 – 14.
A weekly cycle club for young mountain bikers to get expert coaching.

For more information on all these events click here.

Prom on the Farm 2020

Music on the Farm in Aid of Martha Trust

2020 date TBA.

In the fields at Solley’s Ice Cream Parlour, Ripple
12 noon – 8pm

Variety of excellent local musicians as well as plenty of activities to keep the children entertained.

Bring a picnic or enjoy food and drink from one of the on-site vendors and bars as well as Solley’s ice cream!

Tickets cost £30 for a Family ticket (2 adults, up to 3 children under 16), £12 for an adult and £5 for a child.

Deal Food & Drink Festival September 2020

Deal Food & Drink Festival at Deal Castle

Deal Food & Drink Festival
04/09/2020 – 06/09/2020
Friday 12:00-6:00, Saturday 10:00-7:00, Sunday 11:00-6:00

Full details to follow.


  • Local Kent produce, food & drink.
  • Ales, Craft Beers, Ciders & Mead.
  • Local, National & International foods.
  • Artisan food & drink producers.
  • Live music & children’s rides.
  • Friday night jazz.
  • Children’s face painting.
  • Craft, art and home & garden stalls.
  • Full details for 2019 will be posted here.

Food & drink suppliers – book your stall now!

The 2019 line up to give you an idea of what to expect in 2020….

Hot Food

Bring a good appetite and a taste for adventure.

  • The Cooking Box Ltd -Burgers with homemade toppings. Meat burger, chicken breast or vegetarian. Homemade coleslaw. All produce sourced within the Kent area.
  • Real Greek Food – Pork or chicken souvlaki in a pitta bread with tomato, tzatziki sauce, onion and fries.
  • 800 Degrees Ltd – Fresh pizza from a wood fired pizza.
  • Thai Next Door -Authentic Thai Food; Stir fries, Thai curries & noodle dishes. Homemade spring rolls.
  • ‘Hits the Spot’ French Crepes -Savoury & sweet crepes. Freshly squeezed Victorian lemonade, with a twist.
  • Sabores -Arepas; chicken, pork or vegetarian. Salad boxes.
  • Caribbean Hut – Jerk Chicken, curry goat, curry chicken, patties, jerk pork, dumplings and salad.

Grocery Foods

Don’t forget your shopping bags.

  • Olivier’s Bakery -Fresh, handmade bread, pastries, cakes & savouries.
  • The Great British Cheese Company -Award winning, flavoured, cheese truckles.
  • Riverford Organic East Kent – Organic fresh fruit and veg and dry goods boxes for home delivery.
  • Granny Sally’s Confectionary – Olde English Fudge.
  • Gateau Mini – Cakes & novelty cakes (disguised as burgers, chips, KFC chicken etc.) Cupcakes, doughnuts and traybakes. Sausage rolls, pork pies, etc.

Drinks & Ice Cream

  • The Famous Last Stand. Local, National and International Ales. Craft Beers and Ciders. Prosecco, Wine and Gin.
  • Snow White Catering – Ice Cream Van.
  • Top Drinks – whisky, gin, rum, vodka, liqueurs and ports.
  • Simply Ice Cream – Handmade, homemade multi award winning ice creams and sorbets.
  • Abyssin Ethiopian Flavours – Pina coladas.
  • Moswick Wines & Spirits – Rubis Chocolate wine plus a great selection of Italian grain vodkas and flavoured Gins.

Deal Film Festival 2020

Deal Film Festival will be back in 2020. Date TBA.

Deal’s first Film Festival brings the cinema to your High Street.
A lively programme of films plus Meet the Film Makers – expert speakers, short films and Q&A.
Light refreshments, including Tuck Shop.
Something for everyone.

Open Air Cinema 2020

Open Air Cinema at Betteshanger Park

Betteshanger Park, Sandwich Road, Deal, Kent, CT14 0BF.
(Formerly Fowlmead Country Park.)

Bring a folding chair or a picnic blanket and enjoy the big screen under a big sky.

2020 date and film TBA.

Tickets £10. Early bird: £7.50. (Car parking charges of up to £3.) Book Tickets.

Doors open 6pm, film starts 7pm.

Vintage Bus Rally 2020

East Kent 101 Vintage Bus Rally

September 2020 – date TBA
10am – 4pm.

Walmer Green, The Strand, Walmer, Deal, Kent, CT14 7DY.

Over 40 vintage double and single decker buses, some giving free bus rides around the area plus bus related memorabilia and sales stands.