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Creative Medway Congress 2023

Are you interested in creativity and culture? Join Creative Medway for an afternoon of new ideas to shape the vision for culture in Medway.

Join Creative Medway’s annual Congress event to share your vision for how creativity and culture can shape Medway and make sure that everyone has access to creativity and culture where they live.

They will explore what is happening across the creative sector here in Medway, hear from people and organisations with big ideas and exciting visions and decide together what Creative Medway should focus on for the next year.

What will the afternoon look like? That’s down to you. Everyone is welcome to bring an idea, a topic or a suggestion to discuss.

What is the Creative Medway Congress?

The Creative Medway Congress is open to anyone and everyone with an interest in creativity and culture in Medway. This annual event brings together Medway’s people and communities, groups and organisations with Medway’s creative, business, health, education and charitable sectors.

Whether you work in the creative sector or aspire to, are part of a group, business or organisation in Medway or simply have an interest in making Medway better, join for an open space event to set the agenda for the next year of Creative Medway activity.

What is Creative Medway?

Creative Medway is a network of people interested in culture and creativity in Medway.

Overseeing the delivery of the Creative Medway Cultural Strategy in partnership with Medway Council and their vision is to see Medway internationally renowned for its culture and creativity by 2030.

Diverse, inclusive, collaborative and engaged, our vision is to celebrate the strength and creativity of everyone who lives in Medway and demonstrate the positive impact culture can have on everyone’s lives.

You can find out more about Creativity Medway on their website or on social media @CreativeMedway.

Access and inclusion

Creative Medway are committed to making this event accessible to everyone. The venue is fully accessible and the event is British Sign Language (BSL) interpreted. If you have any additional access requirements, please let them know when you sign up.

Travel and parking

A map, public transport links and parking details can be found here. You are encouraged to use public or active transport where possible.


Book a free ticket via Eventbrite to give Creative Medway an idea of numbers.


This event is supported by Arts Council England and hosted by The Glassbox Theatre at MidKent College.