Christmas at the Castle

December 1 - December 24

Christmas at the Castle

Join us this Christmas to celebrate The History of Christmas Carols! With welcoming log fires, and beautiful decorations in the Castle, Christmas trails to follow and dazzling lights after dusk – be enchanted by the magic of Christmas.

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Twilight Christmas – SOLD OUT

Twilight Christmas

December 9 - December 22

Twilight Christmas – SOLD OUT

Experience the enchantment of Twilight Christmas at Hever Castle on December 9, 15, 21 & 22 (evenings only). This is event is now sold out.

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Winter Walks

Hever Castle Winter

December 27 - January 1

Winter Walks

Wrap up warm and blow away the cobwebs, walk off the Christmas pudding and enjoy winter walks in the stunning Hever Castle gardens.

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Snowdrop Walk

February 10 - March 11

Snowdrop Walk

Follow a trail of thousands of snowdrops starting to emerge from their winter hibernation on our Snowdrop Walk – the first sign that spring is just around the corner. Then stroll through the gardens and enjoy the early blossoms of camellia and quince.

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Living With Nature

Living with Nature

February 10 - February 18

Living With Nature

In conjunction with the RSPB and during National Nest Box Week spend some time at one with nature. Various activities including make a wildlife habitat as well as nature trails, workshops and talks.

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Mother’s Day Weekend

Mother's Day Weekend

March 10 - March 11

Mother’s Day Weekend

Spoil mum on Mother’s Day weekend with a memorable family day out and meal. Craft workshop for young visitors to make that special gift to take home and a celebration menu in the restaurant.

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Easter Family Fun

Easter Family Fun

March 30 - April 15

Easter Family Fun

Family entertainment throughout the Easter holidays including an Easter trail and craft workshops. Event supported by Lindt chocolate.

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St George’s Day

st georges day

April 22

St George’s Day

Celebrate St George’s Day with the family at Hever Castle & Gardens and learn more about the patron saint of England.

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May Day Festival

May Day Festival - Hever Castle

May 5 - May 7

May Day Festival

Hever Castle’s May Day Festival incorporates traditional celebrations to welcome the summer from the mythical Green Man of folklore and Jack-in-the-Green plus Maypole dancing on the Castle forecourt.

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Edwardian Life

Edwardian Life

May 26 - June 3

Edwardian Life

During May half term at Hever Castle you can meet costumed characters from the Edwardian era and play traditional games of the period. Prizes for the best dressed Edwardian boy and girl.

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Father’s Day Weekend

Fathers Day

June 16 - June 17

Father’s Day Weekend

Say thank you to dad this Father’s Day and spoil him with a memorable day out and meal. Children can create a card to give to dad in free craft workshops.

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Hever’s Home Front

1940s event

June 23 - June 24

Hever’s Home Front

Discover what life and work was like during the Second World War in our Hever’s Home Front event. Visit the tea dance tent, explore vintage stalls and learn to swing-dance. Come in 1940s dress and round the day off with a traditional afternoon tea.

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Tudor Tales & Jousting

tudor tales

July 28 - July 29

Tudor Tales & Jousting

Come along and try on a suit of armour or dress up as a knight or princess. Then support your chosen knights in the spectacular Jousting Tournaments taking place over the weekend.

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Castle Canines

August 4 - August 5

Castle Canines

Enjoy a weekend dedicated to our canine friends with informative displays, entertainment and a fun dog show.

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Handmade & Homegrown Festival

handmade homegrown festival

August 31 - September 2

Handmade & Homegrown Festival

Celebrate all things handmade and homegrown in the heart of the glorious Kent countryside and browse and sample the work of local artisans.

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Autumn Colour

hever-castle-autumn

October 1 - October 28

Autumn Colour

As the gardens turn vibrant shades of red, pink and gold and the leaves tumble from the trees, it’s the perfect time to enjoy autumn colour at Hever Castle & Gardens.

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Halloween Half Term Fun

Halloween Hever Castle

October 20 - October 28

Halloween Half Term Fun

Treat the children to a spine-tingling programme of entertainment over the Halloween half term break with prizes for the best Halloween costumes. Creepy craft workshops, awesome activities and a spooky trail to follow in the grounds.

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