Ebbsfleet's Winter Gathering

The WINTER GATHERING brings together local communities for a celebration of the neighbourhood through arts, creativity and food.

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WHEN: 7 February 2020 | 5-8pm | FREE

WHERE: Castle Hill Community Centre & Cherry Orchard Primary Academy + surrounding outdoor spaces. Cherry Orchard Road, Ebbsfleet Valley, Kent DA10 1AD

The WINTER GATHERING brings together local communities for a celebration of the neighbourhood through arts, creativity and food.
• Get immersed in the magical atmosphere of outdoor illuminations
• Explore a trail of art installations
• Enjoy live performances
• Take part in creative taster activities
• Sample local food
• Find out about local community activities & meet other local residents

Indoor activities 5-8pm

‘Have a Go’ creative drop-in workshops and illuminated art installations

  • No need to book, just turn up
  • All materials provided
  • Suitable for all ages
  • Places allocated on first come, first served basis
  • Make your own event souvenirs to take home
  • Learn circus skills with Dizzy O’Dare
  • Help create collective artworks inspired by local themes
  • Explore illuminated art installations

Outdoor activities 5-8pm

Enchanted Garden | 5-8pm
Lighting installations by Emergency Exit Arts and a trail of illuminated artworks created with local arts and community groups

Welcome to the Rosherville Pleasure Gardens | 6 & 6.30pm
Magic Lantern show by artists Nicole Mollett & Frog Morris

Local Talent Showcase | 6.30-7pm
Featuring live music, dance and poetry

Finale Performance | 7pm
Cohesion Plus presents the Kings of Dhol, featuring costumed performers from Emergency Exit Arts and Dizzy O’Dare & local schools and community groups

RAFFLE PRIZE winner announced 7.30pm
(raffle tickets handed out on arrival to all visitors)

Finish 8pm

Please note

Due to LIMITED FREE PARKING ONSITE car share or walking to the event is recommended where possible. A minibus service is running to / from the event following a route between Gravesend, Northfleet, Ebbsfleet, Swanscombe and Greenhithe. For further details and to book your free seat on the bus please contact [email protected].

Further details

For further details: ebbsfleetdc.org.uk

Event production by LV21 with Emergency Exit Arts in partnership with Ebbsfleet Development Corporation and Ebbsfleet Garden City.

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Event details

Fri 7 February 2020 • 5:00am – 8:00am

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