Wedding Fair – Sunday 8th September 2024

Enjoy Prosecco and Canapes while you meet with some of Kents Finest Wedding suppliers !

Meet with our inhouse Wedding team to discuss your plans for your big day and we can give you a tour of our amazing hotel!

10:30am – 14:30pm

Preregister by contacting our wedding team on events@mercuremaidstone.co.uk

Other All Events

Back to the IKON-ic 90s Night – Friday 1st March 2024

Join us on Friday March 1st 2024 as we take you back to the days of IKON & JUMPING JACKS in Maidstone!

if you spent your weekends climbing the stairs into those legendary super clubs from 1998 onwards, we bring you an awesome night of 90s dance & party anthems with a special P.A from BIZARRE INC’S VOCALIST ANGIE BROWN!

Bring your friends along to the Mercure Great Danes Hotel, book a room and party the night away with the Pulse Events crew!

Earlybird tickets are just £10 each!

Tickets:  Back To IKON-ic 90s! Tickets, Fri 1 Mar 2024 at 19:00

Mothers Day Cookie Class with The Little Cookie Kitchen – Saturday 9th March 2024

Join us for a bit of floral cookie fun, and learn a few royal icing skills along the way!

Whether you’re looking for an introduction to royal icing cookie decorating, a couples activity to celebrate, or want to have a bit of galentines fun with friends, this is the class for you! I’ll walk you through different techniques and tips on how to outline, flood and detail some of my favourite cookie designs with my weapon of choice – royal icing!

Mothers Day Carvery – 10th March 2024

Treat that special lady in your life to a Mother’s day 2-course Carvery with a difference.

Special ladies receive a complimentary Glass of Prosecco and entertainment from International award-winning Dan Olsen.

Menu:
Carvery Roast dinner
Roast topside of beef
Honey roast gammon, mustard glaze. (gf)
Roast loin of pork, crackling, apple sauce (gf)
Vegetarian or fish main course available on request
All main courses served with
Cauliflower cheese, Spiced red cabbage & apple, Roasted parsnips &
carrots , Herb stuffing, Thyme roasted potatoes, Yorkshire pudding,
pan gravy

Dessert
Sticky toffee pudding, toffee sauce, custard (gf) (v)
Apple & cinnamon crumble, cream, ice cream or custard. (v)
White chocolate & raspberry blondie, winter berry compote (v)

Tables available between 12:30 and 14:00.

To book, please call our Reception team on 01622 528565 opt 0.

 

 

Bollywood night with The Indian Dish – Friday 15th March 2024

Join us for a spectacular evening of Award winning, mouth watering cuisine from the Indian Dish.

With Live Performance from Choreographer Chittal Vyas, followed by the opportunity to learn Bollywood Bhangra Garba Dance yourself.

Drinks available in the bar until late

Early Bird Price – Before January Booking – £45.00
After January – £50.00

Over 18s only
Dress to Impress

Ticket link: The Indian Dish Bollywood Night at Mercure Great Danes Maidstone | The Indian Dish

Easter Cookie Class with The Little Cookie Kitchen – Friday 29th March 2024

Join us for a bit of Easter cookie fun, and learn a few royal icing skills along the way!

Whether you’re looking for an introduction to royal icing cookie decorating, a couples activity to celebrate, or want to have a bit of galentines fun with friends, this is the class for you! I’ll walk you through different techniques and tips on how to outline, flood and detail some of my favourite cookie designs with my weapon of choice – royal icing!

Easter Egg Trail – Friday 29th March – Monday 1st April

Easter Egg Hunt around the Mercure Maidstone Great Danes Hotel Grounds!

We will require a donation of £3.00 per child which will go to the Heart of Kent Hospice.

Pre-book your place by calling 01622 528 565

Events@mercuremaidstone.co.uk

 

Brunch with the Easter Bunny – Saturday 30th March

Enjoy a delicious Breakfast joined by the Easter Bunny!

Children’s activity pack provided on the tables, and light background music.

Followed by an Easter Egg Trail around our beautiful grounds and Easter Egg when they finish the trail!

£15.00 per adult and per child.

Adult tickets also includes their breakfast and a hot drink.

£25.00 for 1 and 1 child combo ticket price.

Timings –
11:30 arrival for breakfast sitting
12:00 Easter bunny arives
13:00 Easter trail.

Dreamboats and Petticoats – Sunday 14th April 2024

Join us for a 2 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 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…

Book now for a great afternoon of entertainment!

The Paint Club – Thursday 18th April 2024

Expert instruction from a professional artist will guide you step-by-step through the painting process, giving you the skills and confidence to explore your creative side. So come and join us at The Paint Club and have a great time!

Bingo Loco – Saturday 27th April 2024

CRAZY PRIZES – RAVE ROUNDS – DANCE OFFS – LIP SYNC BATTLES – 90’S & 00’S TUNES

Pleasure Boys XXL Tour – Friday 17th May 2024

Introducing UK Pleasure Boys Live on their XXL UK Tour

Get ready for an electrifying night of sizzling entertainment that will leave you breathless!

Tickets: Pleasure Boys XXL Tour

Wedding Fair – Sunday 19th May 2024

Enjoy Prosecco and Canapes while you meet with some of Kents Finest Wedding suppliers !

Meet with our inhouse Wedding team to discuss your plans for your big day and we can give you a tour of our amazing hotel!

10:30am – 14:30pm

Preregister by contacting our wedding team on events@mercuremaidstone.co.uk

Bingo Loco – Sunday 26th May 2024

CRAZY PRIZES – RAVE ROUNDS – DANCE OFFS – LIP SYNC BATTLES – 90’S & 00’S TUNES

The Paint Club – Thursday 06th June 2024

Expert instruction from a professional artist will guide you step-by-step through the painting process, giving you the skills and confidence to explore your creative side. So come and join us at The Paint Club and have a great time!

The Skatonics – Friday 07th June 2024

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.

Bingo Loco – Saturday 27th July 2024

CRAZY PRIZES – RAVE ROUNDS – DANCE OFFS – LIP SYNC BATTLES – 90’S & 00’S TUNES

Bingo Loco – Saturday 28th September 2024

CRAZY PRIZES – RAVE ROUNDS – DANCE OFFS – LIP SYNC BATTLES – 90’S & 00’S TUNES

Wedding Fair – Sunday 3rd November 2024

Enjoy Prosecco and Canapes while you meet with some of Kents Finest Wedding suppliers !

Meet with our inhouse Wedding team to discuss your plans for your big day and we can give you a tour of our amazing hotel!

10:30am – 14:30pm

Preregister by contacting our wedding team on events@mercuremaidstone.co.uk

Tennessee Country Christmas – Saturday 30th November 2024

For The First time ever a “Tennessee Country Christmas” is coming to Celebrate the festive Season here in the UK..

A Tennessee Christmas celebrates renditions of Christmas favourites in a Country Style combined with some of the biggest selling hits from our Country Superstars , Digital Christmas Scenes and colourful costumes bring the enchantment of Christmas to the Country Superstars stage.

Join Dolly Parton, Kenny Rogers, Johnny Cash, Patsy Cline and John Denver along with a few Surprise performers for a Country Christmas to remember.

Tickets : £19.99

Ticket link: https://skiddle.com/e/37182090

 

Bingo Loco – Saturday 16th November 2024

CRAZY PRIZES – RAVE ROUNDS – DANCE OFFS – LIP SYNC BATTLES – 90’S & 00’S TUNES

Bingo Loco – Saturday 28th December 2024

CRAZY PRIZES – RAVE ROUNDS – DANCE OFFS – LIP SYNC BATTLES – 90’S & 00’S TUNES

Birthday and Celebrations

Celebrate in style with our exclusive birthday and celebrations package!

Package includes:

  • Private room hire
  • Private bar
  • Buffet with a wide variety of dishes
  • DJ playing the latest hits
  • Spacious dancefloor to let loose and have fun
  • Banqueting tables and chairs for comfort
  • White linen tablecloths and napkins for an elegant touch
  • Dedicated event host to ensure a smooth party experience

All this for just £2800 based on 80 guests!

Book now and create unforgettable memories at your next celebration.

So what are you waiting for? Book your birthday or celebrations package today!

Call 01622 528565 Option 3, Option 2

Email events@mercuremaidstone.co.uk

Leeds Castle

Leeds Castle

As the crow flies, Mercure Maidstone Great Danes Hotel is less than 1 mile from Leeds Castle!

Celebrating over 900 years of history and hosting a wealth of activities including falconry displays and tours over the summer months; it is the perfect day out for the whole family!

Find out about Henry VIII and when he used the castle as a home for his first wife, Catherine of Aragon or imagine how different the castle would have been during World War II when it was used as a hospital!

Leeds Castle is also home to a unique collection of historic dog collars and is the largest of its kind on public display in the world!

Leeds Castle is a 2 minute drive or a 20 minute walk from Mercure Maidstone Great Danes Hotel.