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Wedding Fayres at Mercure Maidstone Great Danes Hotel

Wedding Fayres at Mercure Maidstone Great Danes Hotel

Sunday 16th September 2018

Packed with unique ideas, inspiration and tricks to dazzle you. Everything and everyone you need to help you arrange a fantastic wedding will be on hand and all under one roof, so just imagine the time this will save you, as well as being a great day out!

And best of all, the whole event takes place in this perfect setting; so you can see how everything looks and take a guided tour of the rooms and the grounds to see how beautiful your wedding could be. A fun day out for the whole family…

The Skatonics, Friday 20th July 2018

The Skatonics, Friday 20th July 2018

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.

Bar opens from 7.00pm with the band starting from 9pm and disco through till 1am.

Tickets from only £10.00 per person.

Open-air Theatre Production of Jane Austen’s ‘Sense and Sensibility’, Sunday 29th July 2018

Open-air Theatre Production of Jane Austen’s ‘Sense and Sensibility’, Sunday 29th July 2018

Join Chapterhouse Theatre Company this summer and Picnic with family and friends in the picturesque grounds at the Mercure Maidstone Great Danes Hotel as Elinor and Marianne Dashwood make their first forays into the exciting world of Regency society.

Adapted by award-winning writer Laura Turner, this exquisite and lively tale follows the sisters as they fall in love, make mistakes and experience heartbreak for the first time in their quest to find a balance between sense and sensibility. Picnic in some of the most beautiful gardens and enjoy a night of magical theatre under the stars.

Chapterhouse Theatre Company is now in its 19th year of touring open-air theatre to stunning country houses, castles and heritage sites across the UK and Ireland. From the first year of performances at 30 venues with Romeo and Juliet in 2000, Chapterhouse now visits over 180 venues every year, and has become a greatly anticipated addition to thousands of theatre-goers’ calendars.

Entry is from 3pm onwards with the production commencing at 4pm. Running time approximately 2 hours, with an interval half way through. A BBQ and bar will be available on the grounds for you to purchase food and beverage on the day. Alternatively, bring your own picnic to enjoy whilst watching the great theatre production on ‘hopefully’ a hot summers day. Please bring your own picnic blanket, only low back chairs will be allowed on the grounds.

Make a day of it and arrive early to enjoy Sunday lunch in our newly refurbished Brasserie restaurant. Booking is necessary. To book your table please call 0844 815 9045. Sunday lunch available between 12.30noon – 2.30pm.

 

An Evening with Cricket Legends, Thursday 4th October 2018

An Evening with Cricket Legends, Thursday 4th October 2018

Join us for a fantastic Evening with Cricket Legends

  • Sam Billings – Kent Captain (Subject to call up! Will be replaced with another Kent player)
  • Paul Downton – Director of Kent Cricket
  • Matt Walker – Kent Cricket Head Coach
  • Allan Donald – Assistance Kent Cricket Coach

Thursday 4th October at Mercure Maidstone Great Danes Hotel. £39.95 per person. 

Enjoy a three course meal followed by a question and answer session with these legends.

Upgrade your ticket and for just an extra £20 per person you can book a seat to have dinner with one of these legends at your table. Only 40 of these tickets are available and the £20 will go straight to the charities.

The event will be raising money ‘Cardiac Risk in the Young’ & ‘Abbies Army’ Charities with heads & tails and a raffle on the night.

This will be a night you wont want to miss! Booking via Skiddle will incur a booking fee. 

Elvis Tribute Night – Friday 12th October 2018

Elvis Tribute Night – Friday 12th October 2018

Put on your ‘Blue Suede Shoes’ and ‘Jail House Rock to this fantastic night of Classic Elvis.

 Enjoy a ‘With a little less conversation‘.. and a delicious three-course meal and then dance along to all the classics!

7.30pm arrival for 8pm dinner

In support of Pelican Cancer Foundation & Breast Cancer Care

Fawlty Towers Comedy Dining, 27th October 2018

Fawlty Towers Dinner, 27th October 2018

Relive your favourite Fawlty Towers memories without having to travel down to Torquay. Expect a big fun night out in a friendly party atmosphere with some of the finest comedy actors in the land, professionally produced to the highest standards and with your enjoyment always at the top of the menu.

For only £38.95 per person, enjoy a delicious three course dinner with NO RIFF RAFF and no rats running lose in the kitchen! Don’t ask for the Waldorf salad though because Basil will have run out of Waldorfs!

Great pre-party offers in the bar between 6pm and 7pm | Dinner party starts at 7pm.

Booking is essential. Booking tickets online via Skiddle will incur a booking fee.

Why not make a night of it and book a bedroom with breakfast the following morning in our newly refurbished restaurant.  At time of booking please quote EVENT15B to receive a 15% discount.

Tyber & Pete from ‘The Dualers’ live in Maidstone, Friday 16th November 2018

Back by popular demand! Tyber & Pete from the Dualers return to Maidstone for another great night of Ska at the Mercure Maidstone Great Danes Hotel. The Dualers are Britons much loved Ska and Reggae band from the south of England and have built up a following of many thousands of truly dedicated fans across all ages and have sold out at the Indigo 02 a record breaking four times within 18 months. In 2004 their first single Kiss On The Lips entered the UK charts at number 21, selling 14,000 copies and out selling chart heavyweights Scissor Sisters and Girls Aloud in its first week!

Price: £16.00 per person. Party starts at 7.30pm

Take advantage of great accommodation rates! Check in from 2pm for a relaxing afternoon enjoying the hotel’s extensive facilities before getting ready to dance the night away.And just think – at the end of the night, there’ll be no lengthy queues for a taxi: your room is just a short stroll away. What’s more enjoy a traditional breakfast in the morning.Email events@mercuremaidstone.co.uk for more information.

 

Only Fools & 3 Courses Comedy Dining: Christmas Special, Thursday 22nd November 2018

Only Fools & 3 Courses Comedy Dining: Christmas Special, Thursday 22nd November

Join Marlene and Boycie alongside Del, Rodney and Uncle Albert for an ONLY FOOLS AND HORSES Gala Dinner!

This tribute dinner, hosted by COMEDY DINING will dish up chaos and mayhem over a three course menu on Thursday 22nd November at 7:45 pm. Enjoy pre-party offers in the bar from 6-7pm

Expect a BIG FUN NIGHT OUT in a friendly party atmosphere with some of the finest comedy actors in the land, professionally produced to the highest standards with your entertainment at the top of the menu.

Tickets from only £39.95 per person. Lovely Jubbly.

Booking is essential You Plonker. Booking via Skiddle will incur a booking fee. 

 

Dreamboats and Petticoats Tribute Lunch – Sunday 25th November 2018

Dreamboats and Petticoats Tribute Lunch – Sunday 25th November 2018

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’.

Ellie & Ricky will make you ‘rock till you drop’ with a magical blend of popular chart hits from the 1950’s and early 1960’s 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…

Tickets from only £28.80 per person. Book now for a great afternoon of entertainment! Should you wish to be sat together please book your tickets together.

Bar opens: 12.30pm
Lunch served: 1pm, with entertainment to follow
Dress code: smart casual

A Theatrical Afternoon – A Christmas Carol, Sunday 2nd December 2018

A Theatrical Afternoon – A Christmas Carol, Sunday 2nd December 2018

Charles Dickens’ classic ghost story is brought alive in this traditional production complete with beautiful period costume, song, dance and a magnificent musical score. Join critically acclaimed theatre company Chapterhouse as Scrooge’s frozen heart begins to melt and he finally embraces the festive spirit in this most Christmassy of Christmas tales.

Arrival at 2pm for Tea, Coffee & Mince Pie. Show starts: 2.30pm. Duration: approx. 2hrs with an interval half way through

Adult ticket £18. Child ticket £10. Family ticket £50. Tickets bought online will by charged a booking fee.