Looking back on bOing! 2019

bOing! 2019 was an incredible weekend of fun and creativity for all.

The 6th bOing! International Family Festival had its biggest and most international line up to date in 2019 – running over the August Bank Holiday of 25 and 26 August. Welcoming acclaimed companies from Australia, France, Denmark, Spain and across the UK to perform in indoor and outdoor spaces big and small across the weekend for an audience of over 13,000 people of all ages.

A reminder of bOing! 2019


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bOing! 2019 Festival


Accessible Film Club: The Lion King

Horrible Histories: The Movie – Rotten Romans

Mary Poppins Returns Sing-Along

Free Events


Active@bOing! with Kent Sport

Half a String (UK)

Cohesion Plus: Folkin Fusion

Glitch (now cancelled)
Whitstable Dance Company

Global Sounds Stage

Gulbenkian Youth Theatre

Love Grows
Moving Memory

Open Air Drawing Room
Eric MacLennan

Playgound: The Big bOing! Discussion

Playground Tent
UOK Arts and Culture

Joss Arnott Dance

Summer Island
Daisy Farris & Nicola Flower (UK)

Ticketed Events

Anarchist’s Mobile Library
Tessa Bide Productions (UK)

The University of Kent, School of Physical Sciences (UK) 

Cool Science
The University of Kent, School of Physical Sciences (UK) 

Daedalum Luminarium
Architects of Air (UK)

Oily Cart (UK)

Dybwikdans (Norway)

Moon Landing – VR Experience

Nyash Company (Belgium)