Become part of our 1940’s Family and be transported back in time for two full days of vintage spirit! With NEW and EXCITING additions for 2017 this event should NOT be missed.
Living history, big band performances including The Glenn Miller Orchestra and The Hotsie Totsies, live vintage music, Traditional Seaside Fun, Best Dressed Competitions, all of this NEW alongside everything you know and love on site; dancing, re-enactments, wartime displays – Home Front and Military, Air Raid Experiences, climb on board a Second World War Destroyer, Spitfire and Hurricane static aircraft displays, 1940’s Bombed Out Street, ’40s genuine and replica shopping
This year’s 1940’s Evening Dance will be held on the Saturday night at 7pm on the beautiful No. 3 Slip Mezzanine (a scheduled ancient monument!) Scroll the page for all the details!
All this in addition to all of The Historic Dockyard’s galleries and attractions, you will be sure to find out why it is one of Britain’s best!
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Buy your ticket for Salute to the '40s today!
Tickets are now available!
Travel back in time to the 1940’s for an evening dance,get ready to lindy hop, swing and jive! – the night is hosted by 1940’s DJ Gypsy John, with cabaret style seating and a HUGE dancefloor space in the beautiful scheduled ancient monument – No. 3 Slip Mezzanine
Concession = Senior Citizen, Student and HM Forces
Child = 5 – 15 years. All children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult at all times.
Family = 2 adults + 2 children or 1 adult + 3 children
Salute to the ‘40s is a fund-raising event in aid of Chatham Historic Dockyard Trust
Tickets can be purchased in advance in the following ways:
Purchasing tickets for disabled visitors
Visitors registered as ’Disabled’ wishing to obtain tickets for themselves and Carers should contact our Front of House Ticket Team at firstname.lastname@example.org or on 01634 823826
To be part of the event please click on the appropriate forms below. These forms will need to be returned with your payments and a A5 SAE envelope. To make a donation to this important fundraiser, please send in the Gift Aid Form with your donation.
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