Margate Re-imagined: Transit Collective

Through a combination of walks, artworks, architecture and poetry, Margate Reimagined is a present day vision of Margate with an alternative past.

Margate Station Commission: Studio TAC

Margate Station Margate Station Station Approach

The Margate Station Commission is a sculptural installation that uses analogue technology to illuminate the ticket hall ceiling.

Turner Prize 2019

Turner Contemporary Rendezvous, Margate

Nominated artists: Lawrence Abu Hamdan, Helen Cammock, Oscar Murillo, Tai Shani. Four of the most exciting artists working right now are shortlisted to win the prize based on an outstanding exhibition that has taken place in the previous year.

Printed Whispers: Yemi Awosile

Open School East Margate Adult Education Centre 1-3 Hawley Square, Margate

This textile and spatial intervention makes use of local chalk and reconditioned objects to test, re-design and co-design communal spaces and viewpoints in and around Hawley Square.

Approaching Viriditas (Epilogue): Holly Slingsby

CRATE Studio and Project Space Bilton Square, Margate

A new performance-to-camera video work using iconography and action to explore fertility and infertility.Supported by a bursary from a-n The Artist Information Company & Arts Council England with National Lottery funding.

Art Car Boot Fair: Love Margate Edition

Dreamland 49-51 Marine Terrace, Margate

Visit this energised one-day event to engage directly with a great line-up of artists and buy their work at accessible prices – and enjoy a festival atmosphere to boot! Ticket entry.

Making Waves: Shows at the Theatre Royal

Theatre Royal Margate Addington St, Margate

Presented by by UK Arts International and Looping the Loop, Making Waves celebrates the wealth of amazing live performance created in East Kent, showcasing the region’s best theatre, dance, comedy, cabaret and music.

Making Waves: Shows at the Tom Thumb Theatre

Tom Thumb Theatre 2A Eastern Esplanade, Margate

Presented by by UK Arts International and Looping the Loop, Making Waves celebrates the wealth of amazing live performance created in East Kent, showcasing the region’s best theatre, dance, comedy, cabaret and music.

Rumours Issue 5: Pop-up event #1: Bob Chicalors

Venue #1: Sundowners Bar 1 Albert Terrace, Margate

Margate’s worst kept secret Rumours zine is throwing queer pop-up parties for its fifth issue, tell everyone...

Making Waves: Shows at the Tom Thumb Theatre

Tom Thumb Theatre 2A Eastern Esplanade, Margate

Presented by by UK Arts International and Looping the Loop, Making Waves celebrates the wealth of amazing live performance created in East Kent, showcasing the region’s best theatre, dance, comedy, cabaret and music.

Making Waves: Shows at Olby’s Music Rooms

Olby's Soul Cafe & Music Rooms 3-5 King St, Margate

Presented by by UK Arts International and Looping the Loop, Making Waves celebrates the wealth of amazing live performance created in East Kent, showcasing the region’s best theatre, dance, comedy, cabaret and music.

Komma Hem (is coming home): Teresa Limbrick

Elsewhere 21-22 The Centre, Margate

Music by Christian Ferry. Film screening of KOMMA HEM. Live music performances by Swedish Canadian folk singer ANNA and Welsh glam rock punk band Telgate.

Margate Library: Events and activities for all ages.

Thanet Gateway Plus Cecil St, Margate

Come to your local library for books, digital resources, a place to meet others and a range of events and activities for all ages including baby rhyme time, book group, computer buddies, creative writing group and family history help.

KOMMA HEM Exhibition: Teresa Limbrick

RESORT 50 Athelstan Rd, Margate

Open Friday - Sunday, 12:00 - 16:00
Film projection choreographed by contemporary dancer Harriet Parker-Beldeau and soundtrack by ANNA. The exhibition will show photographs, as well as part of the film set.

Arts Emergency Mentor Training

RESORT 50 Athelstan Rd, Margate

In it’s sixth year, Arts Emergency is a support network for marginalised kids who love arts. Come and hear more about becoming a mentor.

Beyond the Mask: Invisible Women

Droit House Droit House, Margate

Open 27 - 29 September & 2 October, 10:00 - 17:00
This exhibition by a group of autistic women will give an insight into the experience of living with autism.

A Cut From Sharp Grass: Well Projects

Well Projects 217 Northdown Rd, Margate

Open Friday to Sunday
A Cut From Sharp Grass is a visual art exhibition and a series of public workshops curated by Well Projects.

23p Beans: Ty Locke

RESORT 50 Athelstan Rd, Margate

23p Beans' is an installation that uses thousands of tins of beans. Then after will be donated to local food banks.

Waste To Wear: Waste Free Fashion Collective

Nayland Rock Hotel 1-5 Royal Cres, Margate

NEW VENUE : Nayland Rock Hotel Ballroom, 1-5 Royal Crescent, Margate CT9 5AJ
Waste free fashion collective reimagines waste materials into revolutionary couture pieces, ready-to-wear on the catwalk.

: SLiDE Collective

Margate Margate

With no specific start and finish, the SLiDE dancers and musician will weave through Margate sharing playful chapters of improvised movement, which you are invited to name.

Plantland: Tom Verity and Melanie Wheeler

Windmill Community Gardens Dane Valley Road, Margate

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A greenhouse inspired by gothic architecture contains research that explores people’s relationship with gardens, allotments and the land around us.

Turner Contemporary Late Night Live: Turner Prize 2019

Turner Contemporary Rendezvous, Margate

Visit Turner Contemporary after hours and experience Turner Prize 2019 alongside a mix of film screenings, live music, performance and creative workshops.

Margate Mārgām: Ash Mukherjee

Margate Steps Marine Dr, Margate

Immersive Dance Theatre by award winning choreographer Ash Mukherjee.“Mukherjee’s solos are works of art.” Mike Dixon, Dance Europe.

Margate NOW: Power Monkey Sound System

Location is TBD

Charlie Evaristo-Boyce and Jordan T Gray invite you to come and party in their interactive miniature Margate installation. Licensed bar and DJ’s all night. Tickets £5

Music Hall Now! at Tom Thumb Theatre: Lunatraktors

Tom Thumb Theatre 2A Eastern Esplanade, Margate

Cliftonville’s ‘broken folk’ duo rework songs from Margate’s past, discovering the contemporary relevance of Music Hall. Developed through performances for community groups including Darwin Court, Ageless Thanet and Your Time.

NOW digital: Genetic Moo

The Margate School (Woolworths) 33 High St, Margate

A celebration of art made by hundreds of people using computers and technology on Margate High Street.
Supported by Arts Council England with National Lottery funding.