View all the latest hotel events at Mercure Maidstone Great Danes Hotel.

Halloween Afternoon Tea

Indulge in a ‘Spooktacular’ Afternoon Tea.
No Tricks Just treats this Halloween.

A Selection of Sandwiches.
Scones with Jam
Spooktacular Treats
Teas and Coffees.

Dates – 25th – 31st October 2021

£18.50 per adult
£12 Per child

To book call the hotel on 01622528565

The Skatonics – 5th November 2021

THE SKATONICS came crashing onto the scene in 2007, & since then have performed to the ever-growing enthusiastic Ska followers at venues and festivals across the UK & Europe.

Blending classic Trojan Ska alongside an impressive catalogue of Two Tone covers from the likes of The Specials, Madness, Bad Manners, The Selecter, and more will have you on your feet all night.

Music only event

Standing event

The bar opens from 7.00 pm with the band starting from 9 pm.

Event Date – 5th November 2021

Event finish time – midnight

Tickets – £14

Contact our events team on or Call 01622 528 565 opt 3 to book your tickets

How to Murder a Millionaire – Friday 19th November 2021

How to Murder a Millionaire – Friday 19th November 2021

It is 1956. Millicent Montague is throwing a party to celebrate the release of her latest Hollywood blockbuster “How to Murder a Millionaire”.

All the stars will all be there and Millicent is hoping that she will be able to put the past behind her. You know the sort of thing:  The rumours of her affairs, her involvement with a prominent American Politician, Her Mafia connections, etcetera etcetera. She is hoping that the film will distract people from all that. But you can be sure that someone has a grudge to bear. But would they kill because of it?

Tickets start at £45 per person, with overnight packages available. Click here to view all options and to book online.

Tropicana Nights 80’s Party – 26th November 2021

If you are looking for a fun-filled evening of pure 80s music and dancing for the over 25’s, then look no further. Come and join us at one of our amazing parties and indulge yourselves in pure 80s heaven. Tropicana Nights specialises in good old-fashioned party nights. We provide a fantastic unique 80s themed venue, friendly party atmosphere and we guarantee you and your friends will have an incredible night. Whether you go all out in your favourite 80s outfit or not, you are guaranteed to get in the party mood as soon as you walk into the room.
So, if you want to go back to your fun-filled youth, you have definitely come to the right place. Welcome to Tropicana Nights.

We welcome hen parties and big birthday groups.
So what are you waiting for? Book your tickets now and enjoy the party!

Event Date – 26th November 2021

Tickets available via
by Tropicana Nights Ltd –

Dreamboats and Petticoats – 5th December 2021

Enjoy all the great rock’n’roll chart hits as featured in the box office smash hit London Show ‘Dreamboats and Petticoats’
Join us for a 3-course lunch and enjoy all the great rock’n’roll chart hits as featured in the box office smash hit London Show ‘Dreamboats and Petticoats’ Kim & Ricky will make you ‘rock till you drop’ with a magical blend of popular chart hits from the 1950s and early 1960s made famous by Buddy Holly, Elvis, Billy Fury, Dusty Springfield, Connie Francis, The Ronnettes, Cliff Richard, Bill Haley, and his comets, Eddie Cochran, Jerry Lee Lewis, and Dion & The Belmonts to name but a few… Book now for a great afternoon of entertainment!

Music Genres: Rock & Roll
Adults: £26 per person

Children 3-12 yrs £13

Infants 0-3yrs £0.00

Tickets available via Skiddle

Or contact our Events Team at

Limehouse Lizzy – 28th January 2022

Limehouse Lizzy is a tribute band that formed in order to pay homage to the Irish Rock band Thin Lizzy. They have spent years travelling around the world and lighting up stages with the fiery rock ‘n’ roll of the Celtic rock icons.

Limehouse Lizzy has received plenty of attention and acknowledgement for its spectacular live performances. They are known for their playful banter with the audience and onstage charisma during their shows. They not only flawlessly perform the songs of Thin Lizzy, but also add that certain x-factor that makes a live show so entertaining to attend. Expect tons of action during their sets and all the best Thin Lizzy hits when you get Limehouse Lizzy tickets!

“if you’re sceptical about tribute acts, you won’t be after seeing Limehouse Lizzy” – Radio Times

Event Date – 28th January 2022

Contact our events team on or call 01622 528 565 opt 3 to book your tickets

Tyber and Pete from The Dualers – 4th February 2021

The Dualers are a 9 piece Ska & Reggae band from South East London. They first hit the headlines when the single Kiss on the Lips stormed into the UK top 30 despite no industry backing. With a number of album releases, several top 40 chart singles, and a large worldwide fan base behind them their success has continued. The Dualers unique Jamaican style rhythm & blues sound teamed with their lively vibrant performances has seen the band consistently perform to sell-out crowds all over the UK, Europe & Asia.

Event Date – 4th February 2021

Wedding Fair – Sunday 6th February

Come along to the Mercure Great Danes hotel and browse some of Kent’s best wedding professionals at this fabulous wedding show where you can talk to and get advice from some of the best in the business about how you can make your big day even better. Free Goody Bag.

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Kent Prosecco Festival – Fizz, Gin and cocktails – Saturday 12th February 2022

We are so excited to bring you the UK’s biggest & most established drinks festival.

After sell-out tours every year since 2017, Our UK-wide 2021 tour hits venues across the country, boasting the UK’s largest selection of fizz available by the glass. But it’s not just Prosecco, Cava & pink fizz, we also have a gorgeous selection of Gin & flavoured Gin, plus our exclusive award-winning Fizzy cocktail menu, plus our dedicated ”Pimp My Prosecco / Jazz up my Gin” stand!

Every event has live music plus nibbles, snacks & a hot food stand serving an array of Italian-inspired food.
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Barrioke – Friday 11th March 2022

Join Shaun Williamson AKA Barry From EastEnders for a High energy evening of Singalongs with his smash hit Barrioke!

Crowds are going crazy for this night of Hit Songs, Singing, and Dancing.

Shaun started the act in 2019, and people haven’t been able to stop talking about it since.

Doors open 7:30 pm

£20 Per Adult ( over 18s only )

Tickets available Via Skiddle

Complete Madness – 15th April 2022

Complete with crazy costumes, comedy and chirpy banter, Mercure Maidstone invite you to their ‘House of Fun’.

Featuring all the favourites… Baggy Trousers, One Step Beyond, It Must Be Love, Driving In My Car.

As well as specializing in all the hits of Madness, the band also throws in a taste of The Specials, Bad Manners, The Beat, The Lamerbettas as well as many other Ska, Two Tone & Mod tracks.

You don’t have to be a madness fan to enjoy this show, just enjoy being entertained

Complete Madness has performed in venues around the world including Army Bases both home and abroad, Butlins family and adult breaks, ferries and small cruises, as well as high profile theatre shows, performing over 60 theatres over the last few years.

This is one live show you will NOT want to miss!

Event Date – 15th April 2022

Contact our events team at or Call 01622 528 565 opt 3 to book your tickets