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Bank holiday weekend at Dreamland Margate sees free live bands, DJs and an outdoor cinema

PUBLISHED: 10:53 23 August 2017

There'll be another Sunset Session

There'll be another Sunset Session

Jason Pay

All entertainement is free

Dreamland Margate is hosting a free line-up of entertainment for visitors this August bank holiday weekend, with live bands, DJs, and an outdoor cinema.

On Friday August 25, Sam and The Womp bring the party to the park. Famous for their hit Bom Bom, the group will take to the Scenic Stage for the latest installment of Dreamland’s Sunset Sessions.

For the rest of the weekend, dust off your leg warmers as the park screens eighties films to celebrate the 30th anniversary of classics Dirty Dancing and The Lost Boys.

The Lost Boys will be shown on Saturday August 26, accompanied by live music from The A-Tees, who will be playing favourite songs from the era.

On Sunday August 27 Dirty Dancing will be screened. There will also be live DJs, and a special watermelon Pimms, inspired by the iconic “I carried a watermelon” scene and a Dirty Dancing quiz for the fanatics.

Monday August 28 sees DJs from the world’s only club deveted to sad music bring anthems of gloom to Margate for the first time. There will also be live performances from The Smyths - a tribute to The Smiths.

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