Christmas at the Barchester

A lovely local free festive event in Herne Bay

Our Winter Fayre with high-quality produce and food from in and around Herne Bay, offering Christmas crafts and gifts and an ideal opportunity for all to enjoy a wonderful Christmas shopping experience, all in one place!

We had a fabulous schedule of free Christmas entertainment. This included wonderful choir performances from Herne Bay Community Singers, local dance company Swagga performing a collection of festive dance and songs and Martin Farbrother performing a melody of festive songs through the ages.
 
Herne Bay radio station Radio Cabin joined us, entertaining everyone with various Christmas music throughout the event. You could visit the animals that attended while finding out all about our local Herne Bay animal sanctuary. We also had  Santa who you could meet with a free gift! Face painting, hair braiding, hot drinks and a selection of hot food stalls and cakes were am,ongst the festivities. There was truly something for all the family.