19 things to see and do in Thanet, September 24-25 – Thanet Island News

Weekend events

Dr. Doolittle Jr.

September 24, Sarah Thorne Theatre, Broadstairs

The Ramsgate Operatic Youth Theater will perform the beloved story of Dr. Doolittle.

First show 2:30 pm

Second show 7:30 pm

Book, music and lyrics by Leslie Brikus, based on the Doctor Doolittle stories by Hugh Lofting and The Twentieth Century Fox.

Adult tickets: £10 / Children: £5 / Family of 4: £25 Book now

Margate Tech Club

September 24, Margate School, Margate High Street

Margate Tech Club is a free registration session to explore and play with technology at Margate School. Open from 10 AM to 12 PM

The Tech Club includes a workshop activity that you can sign up for today. Please bring a laptop if you have one.

Attending the Margate Tech Club is free, however, we are asking for donations in order to keep the Tech Clubs operating in the future.

We are not DEVO! Elsewhere, Margit!

Doors open at 7 pm

DJs Fantastic Scott and Sammy Art’s Cool spin an animated post-punk, new wave, no-wave and electronic disco all night long before and after.
This event is over 18 (must be accompanied by an adult under 18)

Tickets from £7.50 BOOK NOW

Introduction to Rug Tufting Weekend Workshop

September 24-24, Ellen Russell Studio, 151 Northdown Rd

Introduction to the wonderful world of deception with Eileen Russell

Weekend workshop £195 / 6 spaces per workshop

Ellen Tufts Studio is an independent textile and textile design studio founded by Ellen Russell.

Elaine specializes in creating delightful and tactile textile art pieces for both domestic and commercial interior spaces. Whether it’s crafting small wall hangings to add color and texture to a room or creating immersive large-scale fixtures to move an audience, they follow the same fun approach.

In this exciting two-day workshop, local textile artist Eileen Russell will introduce you to the wonderful world of weft – a weaving process in which threads are pushed through fabric using a machine tool to create a rug effect.

Students will learn the basics of how to use a tufting gun and create their own small rug or wall-mounted tapestry artwork (60 x 60 cm)

Book now

Candlelight performance: Vivaldi & Mozart

Sep 24, Turner Contemporary, 7pm & 9pm (specify during purchase)

Candlelit concerts bring the magic of a live, multi-sensory musical experience to stunning, never-before-used locations in Margate, Kent. Buy your tickets now to discover the music of Vivaldi and Mozart at the Turner Contemporary under the gentle glow of candlelight.
Age requirement: 8+. Anyone under 16 years old must be accompanied by an adult

Ticket Zone A: £40 / Zone B: £30 BOOK NOW

Broadstairs Cinema Palace

Monage Day Dream (15)

A cinematic epic that explores David Bowie’s creative and musical journey told through gorgeous, multicolored visuals, archived character footage, and unseen performances, and anchored by David Bowie’s own music and lyrics.

Considered one of the greatest artists of our time, David Bowie has been transmitting culture for over 50 years. Narrated by brilliant, sparkling photographs, archived portraits, unseen performances and drawn by David Bowie’s own music and lyrics, Moonage Daydream invites audiences to immerse themselves in the unique world of “Bowie”.

Offer from Saturday 24 September to Thursday 6 October

Book here

York Street Gallery

Leslie Duxbury Gallery

Gouache, watercolor and acrylic paintings. Also on display, is a collection of wood-turning and woodworking artwork by her husband Gordon.

Leslie will be at the show on Saturday between 2-4pm for a meet and greet. Refreshments available.

York Street, Ramsgate

Silvers Disney After Dark

59 High Street, Margate, 7.30pm

Disney After Dark is over 18 years old. It features live shows from the non-stop Silvers Ents Team and Disney, signature cocktails, fancy dress and much more from Bare Necessities.

free entry

Baga Chips and Tanya Hyde in SoftPlay for adults under one roof

Under 1 roof second, Paysons Rd.

Drag Queens to meet oppa mania…mix!

A full 60 minutes of live singing, swipe, costume changes, comedy, and more!

Featuring the legends of Drag Baga Chipz and Tanya Hyde… you won’t want to miss this one.

18+ event.

VIP Meet & Doors 6:30 PM

Public doors 7:30 p.m.

Show time: 8:30 p.m. VIP Meet & Greet Entry into a pre-show meet and greet with Baga and Tanya, with photo opportunity. In addition, the first opportunity to purchase items for official trips.

Meet and greet and standard tickets are now available:

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/…/a-much-betta-abba-show …

OhSoRetro

OhSoRetro is accelerating its ninth year with more than 1,500 classic and modern vehicles on display.

The event in Palm Bay on September 25 will feature 50 club stands, about 20 show and shine awards as well as trade and autojumble plus live music from 10am to 3:30pm and entertainment.

The OhSoRetro Show takes place at The Rec on Palm Bay Avenue on Sunday, September 25, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Entry is £10 at the gate. Under 16 years old free of charge with a fully paying adult.

Well-behaved dogs on leads are welcome.

There is a disabled car park in the first part of the exhibition grounds. Show your blue badge to the Marshal upon arrival. Reverse Green is also available for all-day public parking in exchange for a donation of £2 which will go to charity.

Show and Shine awards and raffle draws take place at 3.30pm. All proceeds from the raffle go to the 1st Margate Boys and Girls Brigade.

Find out more at http://www.ohsoretro.co.uk/

The Matinee at Ramsgate Music Hall

September 25, 2pm-5pm

Ramsgate Arts Barge launched “The Matinee,” a monthly family live music show.

Line up: Josh Flowers + Jenny Hall + Adam Cooney

(People under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a parent/guardian/adult)

Tickets: £5 for children / £10 for adults Book now

Cliftonville Farmers Market

September 25, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Walpole Bay Loans

This Sunday marks the market’s 21st birthday and promises to be the biggest event ever with over 40 stalls of great local produce.

Come join the fun from 10am-1pm Walpole bay Lawns CT9 3HF

French Connection at Rosslyn Court

September 25, noon-4:30 p.m.

French / Flemish / Breton live music and dance with the caller.

Come play or dance £5.

62 Swain Road CT9 2DD

Details from Ernestine Lawrence – 07952 382424 or 01843 447132

Shas and Dave songs

September 25, Sarah Thorne Theatre, Broadstairs, 7 p.m.

Showcasing the overall sensation delivering the best-loved songs of the legendary Chas and Dave.
Successful works include Rabbit, Margate, The Sideboard Song, London Girls, Gertcha and many more.

Tickets £15 in advance / £17 at the door BOOK NOW

Comedy at NorthDown Brewery

September 25. Doors open: 3pm. Start time: 4 PM

Lots of craft beer (wine/soft drinks too) and full of laughter.
Lined up:

Jimmy D’Souza

Sam Williams

Lovell Smith

MC James Lillis

18+ only

Westwood Industrial Estate, Unit J1CA, Canal Road, Margate CT9 4JS

Tickets £10 BOOK NOW

Minster walks “What’s a Tree” with Peter Hasted

September 25, the Blessed Virgin Mary, 2 p.m.,

Following the highly successful Westgate Tree, Walk Peter will follow in the footsteps of St Mildred’s deer, walking and talking among some of Minster’s best trees.
The church square is full of tree life, so it’s best to start, before heading to the monastery to explore how the trees became such an integral part of this historic site.

Margit Caves: Go Create: An Introduction to Handcrafted Pottery (September)

September 25, 10 a.m. to noon, Margate Caves in Northdown Road

Make your own mug, bowl, vase or ornament…

During the session, you can work on your own small bowl, cup, vase or trinket box and you will be taught simple board and scroll building techniques as well as basic surface decoration.

Your two best pieces will then be fired and polished to the color of your choice (depending on differences in the glaze itself), available for assembly approximately 4 weeks later, and available for collectible from Margate.

This workshop is suitable for adults and children, but all children must be accompanied by a paying adult. There is an additional charge if you want to cut more painted and glazed pieces – smaller pieces are usually an extra £1-2. Medium cuts any cup size from 3 to 4 pounds

What to wear: Guests generally don’t get rid of the mess and mud takes away the dust but feel free to bring an old T-shirt to protect your clothes.

Tickets are £34 per person Book your spot here…

fish out of water

September 25, Turner Contemporary. Shows take place at 11:30 a.m. and 2 p.m.

Explore the new world of Fish Out of Water, where music, dance and sculpture combine to create a unique, fun and interactive performance.

Fish Out of Water is a fresh, family-friendly outdoor dance show that uses hip-hop, interactive sculpture, and responsive music to explore themes of belonging, otherness, displacement and migration.

Follow the dancers as they find themselves in a strange new place and help them overcome strange and colorful obstacles. By the end of the show, you can help them build a house in a new place and show that whatever challenges we face, we are stronger together. free

Book now

Silver Band Concert

September 25, 2.30pm – 4.30pm, The Centre, Birchington

There will also be a lottery.

Find out more about the action-packed band by visiting www.birchingtonsilverband.co.uk

free entry

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