Dreamland

Dreamland
Marine Terrace, Margate, East Kent, CT9 1XJ
  • Telephone 01843 295887
  • Opening times Daily: 10am–5pm.
  • Seasonal times Jun–Sep: daily 10am–8pm.
  • Email
  • Website www.dreamland.co.uk
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Dreamland

Soon Margate will once again echo with the sounds (and screams) of delight and wonder, as visitors old and young enjoy the Great British seaside amusement experience first-hand.

The UK's original Pleasure Park is being re-imagined, ready to welcome a new generation of fun-seeking visitors to an 'old fashioned, yet oh-so-fashionable' world of thrills, amusements and good times.

Where else in the UK can you clamber aboard a host of stylishly restored, recreated and retro-fitted rides and amusements from the Golden Age of British seaside hols?

There'll be more than just brilliant retro rides and amusements. Dreamland will be a world where vintage cool holds hands with modern design, and goes for a lovely beachside stroll.

To keep those smiles wide, we've got your British comfort food favourites, all lovingly made from local Kent produce, We've also lined up a host of unmissable events, celebrating the best of British Culture, each with that unmistakable Dreamland vibe.

Everywhere you look, there will be a wonderful sense of seaside magic bringing rides, classic sideshows and traditional fairground games lovingly back to life.

Not to mention film screenings, concerts and amazing installations too. All part of the great big happy day out that will be Dreamland Margate.

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Events at this venue

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African Head Charge

Globally-acclaimed, pioneering dub-reggae ensemble led by original co-founder, master percussionist and royal rastaman, Bonjo LIyabhinghi Noah.

Fri 5 Apr

Prices to be confirmed / 01843 295887

Becky Hill

The singer-songwriter from Worcestershire, who appeared in the first series of The Voice, performs house and UK Funky.

Sat 31 Aug

£51.85 / 01843 295887

Bryan Adams

Canadian rocker best known for his hits during 80s and 90s.

Thu 13 Jun

£68.55 / 01843 295887

Busted

Pop rock trio, reunited after more than a decade for some UK shows. You'll remember them from their masterpieces 'Year 3000', 'What I Go to School For' and 'Air Hostess'.

Fri 23 Aug

Prices to be confirmed / 01843 295887

Clearwater Creedence Revival

Selling out at venues all over the world, Clearwater Creedence Revival feature road-hardened players who, collectively have performed with – Stax legend Steve Cropper, Big Country, Denny Laine (Wings, Moody Blues), Eric Haydocks Hollies, Animals And Friends, Alan Silson (Smokie), Wayne Fontana’s Mindbenders and more.

Sat 23 Mar

Hall by the Sea

Prices to be confirmed / 01843 295887

Prices to be confirmed / 01843 295887

Craig David

British R&B singer, songwriter, rapper, DJ and producer who rose to fame in 1999.

Fri 21 Jun

£45.50–£54.75 / 01843 295887

Fri 2 Aug

Prices to be confirmed / 01843 295887

Creeper

Southampton goth punks.

Fri 15 Mar

Prices to be confirmed / 01843 295887

With Zetra & Nault.

DJ Spoony

plus special guests - So Solid, Mis-Teeq, Heartless Crew MJ Cole & Elisabeth Troy, Shola Ama, Kele Le Roc, Lifford Pied Pi

Sat 31 Aug

Prices to be confirmed / 01843 295887

With + So Solid Crew, Heartless Crew and more - Garage Classical!

DJ Spoony presents Garage Classical

Prepare to be transported back to the golden age of UK garage as the iconic DJ Spoony, one of the genres pioneering maestros, brings the ground-breaking Garage Classical to Dreamland.

Fri 30 Aug

Prices to be confirmed / 01843 295887

Elbow

Strangely uplifting indie miserablists from Manchester. Elbow are Guy Garvey (lead vocals, guitar), Craig Potter (keyboard, piano, backing vocals, Mark Potter (guitar, backing vocals), Pete Turner (bass guitar, backing vocals and Alex Reeves (drums, percussion).

Fri 7 Jun

£55.67–£98.05 / 01843 295887

From the Jam

The Jam exploded onto the punk scene in 1977 and became the sound of the British youth and one of the greatest and biggest selling bands in British history. From The Jam have gained a reputation for the kind of incendiary live performances that sealed the reputation of The Jam all those years ago. Expect to hear classic…

Sat 11 May

Hall by the Sea

Prices to be confirmed / 01843 295887

With : PURPLE HEARTS.

£35.75 / 01843 295887

Hacienda Classical

DJs Graeme Park and Mike Pickering perform alongside the Manchester Camerata orchestra recreating old school house, club and rave anthems on an epic scale.

Thu 13 Jun

£42.50–£99.50 / 01843 295887

Fri 19 Jul

£42.50–£99.50 / 01843 295887

Fri 6 Sep

£42.50–£99.50 / 01843 295887

IDLES

Punk rock quintet from Bristol.

Sat 20 Jul

£54.75 / 01843 295887

Jack Savoretti

Scruffy, half-English, half-Italian, London-based singer-songwriter with an indie folk style. He's released six albums to date, including 2007's Betweeen the Minds and Singing to Strangers (2019), his first UK number one album.

Fri 5 Jul

Prices to be confirmed / 01843 295887

With Albin Lee Meldau.

Jess Glynne

The British singer-songwriter made famous for her vocals on other artists records tours her solo work after featuring on two number one hit singles, Clean Bandit's 'Rather Be' and Route 94's 'My Love'.

Fri 26 Jul

Prices to be confirmed / 01843 295887

With Cian Ducrot.

Jim Bob

It's the one and only Jim Bob - no, not him from the Waltons - the other one, Jim Bob from Carter the Unstoppable Sex Machine, recently winner of the Worst Haircut in the History of Music accolade.

Fri 26 Apr

Prices to be confirmed / 01843 295887

JLS

Pop and R&B quartet made famous on ITV's X Factor. The group, consisting of members Aston, Oritsé, Marvin and JB reunited in 2020 following a seven-year hiatus.

Sat 6 Jul

Prices to be confirmed / 01843 295887

With Plus Tinchy Stryder.

Kaiser Chiefs

The multi-million selling jaunty rock and indie quintet.

Sat 13 Apr

Hall by the Sea

Prices to be confirmed / 01843 295887

Sun 7 Jul

Hall by the Sea

Prices to be confirmed / 01843 295887

£42.35 / 01843 295887

Limp Bizkit

Thrashing heavy metallers with a rap-infused sound Led by inimitable musician, actor and filmmaker Fred Durst, the multi platinum-selling band Limp Bizkit are widely credited with giving birth to nu metal by merging rap and hardcore rock. Formed in 1994 and hailing from Jacksonville, Florida, the group went through…

Sat 15 Jun

£66.25 / 01843 295887

Madness

Ska-tinged pop classic after classic on the Nutty Boys' latest tour.

Fri 14 Jun

Prices to be confirmed / 01843 295887

Manic Street Preachers

Anthemic Welsh rockers.

Fri 19 Jul

£65.45–£108.90 / 01843 295887

Margate 16+ DNB Rave W/ Bou & B Live 24 / 7

Motive Raves returns to Margate this April for a HUGE 16+ DNB Rave! Man of the moment, Bou is on headline duties! Ages 16 & 17 only. Valid Physical Photo ID Required Here at Motive Raves, we take the safety of our customers very seriously. We want the young adults that experience our events to have fun in a safe and…

Wed 10 Apr

Prices to be confirmed / 01843 295887

Nile Rodgers & Chic

American band organized in 1972 by guitarist Nile Rodgers and bassist Bernard Edwards.

Sat 13 Jul

Prices to be confirmed / 01843 295887

With Sophie Ellis-Bextor and Horse Meat Disco.

Ozric Tentacles

Arcane techno hippies, named after an imaginary breakfast cereal, naturally, channel the spirit of Hawkwind and Yes through the hardware of Orbital.

Thu 14 Mar

Prices to be confirmed / 01843 295887

Paloma Faith

The soul pop singer-songwriter tours her fourth album The Architect. Faith won Best British Female Solo Artist at the Brit Awards in 2015 and has appeared in films including Dread and St Trinian's.

Fri 16 Aug

£54.75 / 01843 295887

Peter Hook & the Light

New Order's inimitable bassist fronts his own band to perform NO's back catalogue.

Thu 24 Oct

Hall by the Sea

Prices to be confirmed / 01843 295887

£39.60 / 01843 295887

Sun 8 Sep

Prices to be confirmed / 01843 295887

Richard Ashcroft

Ex-Verve frontman touring in support of new album Natural Rebel

Fri 12 Jul

£60.50 / 01843 295887

Rudimental

South London collective who mix quaking dubstep soundtracks with soul vocals.

Sat 8 Jun

£36–£53.85 / 01843 295887

Scooter

German trance and hardcore group.

Fri 6 Sep

£51 / 01843 295887

Scouting for Girls

Quirky perky London indie poppers who gave us 'She's So Lovely'.

Fri 11 Oct

Hall by the Sea

Prices to be confirmed / 01843 295887

£31.35 / 01843 295887

Simple Minds

Scottish rock band who achieved worldwide popularity from the mid-1980s to the early 1990s.

Thu 20 Jun

Prices to be confirmed / 01843 295887

With Del Amitri.

The Smyths

Accurate Smiths soundalike outfit.

Sat 31 Aug

Prices to be confirmed / 01843 295887

Status Quo

Cheery veterans of classic rock.

Thu 15 Aug

Prices to be confirmed / 01843 295887

Sat 8 Jun

Prices to be confirmed / 01843 295887

Fri 14 Jun

Prices to be confirmed / 01843 295887

Sat 15 Jun

Prices to be confirmed / 01843 295887

…and 11 more dates until 31 Aug

Ugly Kid Joe

Californian rock band formed back in '87. Best known for bratty hit 'Everything About You'.

Fri 22 Mar

Prices to be confirmed / 01843 295887

Wah Open Air Dnb All Dayer:andy C, Hedex, Hybrid Minds | Margate

An all-day bass-orientated event at Margates iconic seafront destination the scenic stage. 16+ (Under 18's must be accompanied by an adult)An all-day Drum & Bass event at Margates iconic seafront destination.

Sat 29 Jun

Prices to be confirmed / 01843 295887