Arrival of British and Dutch naval ships
Wednesday 7 June 2017 at Chatham Maritime, Basin 2
Head over to see the Royal Navy Frigate and Royal Netherlands Navy Ocean Patrol Vessel arrive. They'll be moored in Basin 2 of Chatham Maritime for you to visit until Sunday 11 June.
Arrival of first Dutch sailing yacht fleet
Thursday 8 June 2017, 11am at Chatham Maritime
See the impressive site as over 100 visiting Dutch yachts arrive for the festival at 11am and salute sail by Upnor Castle. The fleet will include some fascinating vessels including the Morgenster, the Iris, the Urania and the George Stephenson.
Retired Dutch marines rowing event
Saturday 10 June 2017, time to be confirmed
Watch as the retired Dutch marines row from Sheerness to the Historic Dockyard Chatham, ending at Thunderbolt Pier at 12 noon.
British and Dutch naval ships depart
Monday 12 June 2017 from Basin 2, Chatham Maritime
Watch and wave goodbye to the British and Dutch Naval ships as they depart Medway.
Arrival of second Dutch yacht fleet
Wednesday 14 June 2017 at Chatham Maritime
Watch as a host of Dutch yachts arrive for the festivities.
Medway in Flames
Saturday 17 June 2017 from 2pm to 10.30pm at Basin 2
Don't miss out on the spectacular finale to our festival of cultural, sporting and educational events. Featuring water screens, digital projection, characters from history, pyrotechnics, special effects and fireworks that will bring the Battle of Medway to life!