What's on inEastbourne


Welcome to Eastbourne

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Eastbourne - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Eastbourne to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Eastbourne

03
FEB
Circus of Horrors - Voodoo
Royal Hippodrome

After taking to the road over 22 years ago and touring all over the world the phenomenon returns with its latest brand new incarnation Voodoo.The spectacular features an amazing amalgamation of bizarre & fantastic circus acts acts all woven into a sensational…

Location: 1.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01323 802020
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12
FEB
Heathfield and Waldron Harlequins February Camp
Hardy Roberts Recreational Ground

The Heathfield and Waldron RFC Harlequins February half‐term camp is the perfect way to keep kids entertained during the school holidays. The half‐term camps which last from Monday February 12th until Wednesday February 14th are open to boys and girls aged 6‐14…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Sports

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12
FEB
The Eastbourne RFC Harlequins February Camp
Eastbourne Rugby Football Club

The Eastbourne RFC Harlequins February half‐term camp is the perfect way to keep kids entertained during the school holidays. The half‐term camps which last from Monday February 12th until Wednesday February 14th are open to boys and girls aged 6‐14 years from…

Location: 1.1 miles away
Category: Sports

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14
FEB
THE DAMNED
De La Warr Pavilion

British punk rock group The Damned formed in 1976 in London and are one of the forerunners of the gothic genre bringing rock garage rock cabaret and psychadelic styles into both their music and their…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

16
FEB
REBECCA FERGUSON
De La Warr Pavilion

Rebecca Ferguson a singer songwriter from Liverpool first caught publics eye in 2010 when she was fighting her way to the stars in the popular star search show The X Factor where she finished as…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

24
FEB
REGINALD D HUNTER
De La Warr Pavilion

American stand‐up comedian Reginald D Hunter works mainly in the UK and originally began his time here studying at RADA for a career on the stage. It seems that his ability to make audiences laugh…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

04
MAR
LLOYD COLE – THE RETROSPECTIVE
De La Warr Pavilion

The Retrospective Tour the Lloyd Cole Songbook 1983 1996 will be celebrating the release of the new 1983 1996 anthology. Lloyd will perform songs exclusively from this classic period.…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01424 229111
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11
MAR
Beth Nielsen Chapman
De La Warr Pavilion

Beth Nielsen Chapman is best known for her hits This Kiss for Faith Hill and Sand & Water covered by Elton John in tribute to Diana Princess of Wales.From writing hits for other artists to recording her own twice Grammy‐nominated Beth Nielsen…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01424 229111
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23
MAR
LEVELLERS ACOUSTIC
De La Warr Pavilion

Emerging victorious through the ups and downs of label deals spats with the music press and the wear and tear of touring the Levellers are still going strong after 30 years in the game. They have long been and still are one…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01424 229111
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06
APR
The Everly Brothers & Friends Tribute Show
The Royal Hippodrome Theatre

The Temple Brothers officially the UKs No.1 Tribute to The Everly Brothers as voted for by the National Tribute Music Awards 2017 are proud to announce the return of their Theatre Show produced by themselves. The show is dedicated to the music…

Location: 1.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01323 802020
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07
APR
MILTON JONES IS OUT THERE
De La Warr Pavilion

Milton Jones is Out There. No really out there and this time he hasnt just forgotten his keys. Hes holding up the mirror of truth to society and he can see right through it which means its probably just a window.In his…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01424 229111
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14
APR
Beth Hart
De La Warr Pavilion

In the 90s Beth Hart had it all. A voice to die for compared to Janis Joplin in her prime a major label deal fawning press ‐ she was so popular she even contributed the…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

19
APR
ED BYRNE
De La Warr Pavilion

After the massive success of his last show Different Class master of observational comedy and star of Mock The Week and Have I Got News For You Ed Byrne is back with his new show…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

20
APR
The Garden Show at Firle Place
Firle Place

The show is now in its tenth year and continues to grow and expand. An eclectic range of exhibitors in the Park Marquees & Gardens have products galore to enhance your home & garden Have‐A‐Go Archery Range supplied by Midland Adventure. …

Location: 8.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01243 538456
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26
APR
Bothwell School of Witchcraft
Herstmonceux Castle

The Bothwell School of Witchcraft is a place where you can finally live out your dream of becoming a real life student of magic. The story characters props and scenery will bring the school to life and leave you with an unforgettable…

Location: 7.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07717 081444
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04
MAY
DON MCLEAN
De La Warr Pavilion

Donald McLean famously known as don Mclean the famous American song writer and singer from New Rochelle New york famous for his album American pie containing hit songs like American pie and Vincent performed…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

25
MAY
MARK THOMAS & FRIENDS
De La Warr Pavilion

Last time Mark put together a gig for HFS it featured Mark Steel Josie Long James Acaster Tiffany Stevenson Natt Tapley and Ivor Dembina. We will announce this years line‐up nearer the time but here is your chance to get your tickets…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01424 229111
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07
JUN
ROYAL PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA
De La Warr Pavilion

Formed way back in 1946 The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra RPO has played under the direction of many of the world's best conductors. Based at London's iconic Cadogan Hall in Chelsea the ever‐popular and world‐renowned group…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

25
AUG
South Coast Challenge
Princes Park

Whether youre a keen walker and new to endurance events or even a seasoned marathon runner looking to up the distance your challenge will be unforgettable with full support & great hospitality all the way. Eastbourne start on Saturday morning youll Walk…

Location: 2.6 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02076 096695
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05
OCT
JOAN ARMATRADING
De La Warr Pavilion

Described as Britains First Lady of Song Joan Armatrading has been nominated for a Grammy Award on no less than three occasions. Possessing an extremely unique voice and strong rhythmical acoustic guitar she is…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

09
NOV
HENNING WEHN
De La Warr Pavilion

You couldnt make it up; surely the German Comedy Ambassador Henning Wehn hasnt bosched out yet another new show And whats he still doing here anyway Well his lack of transferable skills is what keeps him here and his belief that practise…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01424 229111
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Tourist Attractions


The Observatory Science Centre

The Royal Greenwich Observatory RGO was founded at Greenwich in London in 1675 by King Charles II but was moved just after the second world war in order to escape the lights and pollution of the city. The site at Herstmonceux was chosen as the most suitable in…

Drusillas Park

Where getting nose to nose with nature is all part of the most memorable, fun‐finding‐out day you can imagine. Located amidst the stunning scenery of the Cuckmere Valley at Alfriston in East Sussex. With hundreds of fascinating and entertaining creatures you can be certain there will…

Eastbourne Miniature Steam Railway

Eastbourne Miniature Steam Railway ‐ Amusement Park in Eastbourne, East Sussex. Contact venue on telephone number 01323520229 for opening times, entrance costs, and attractionsrides available at this park.…

Alfriston Clergy House

Step back into the Middle Ages with a visit to this 14th Century thatched Wealden Hall House.Trace the history of this magnificent building ‐ the first to be acquired by the National Trust in 1896 ‐ and discover why the chalk floor is soaked in sour milk …

How We Lived Then Museum

See well over 100,000 exhibits collected by Jan and Graham Upton during the past 40 years. Four floors of authentic shops, room‐settings and with various displays covering 100 years of shopping and social history from 1850 to 1950.We have a well‐stocked Gift Shop offering a selection of…

Michelham Priory

Michelham Priory is a rare fortified monastery, moated and a gate tower added in the late 13th century, probably in anticipation of a French attack. Boasting England's longest medieval water‐filled moat, Michelham Priory's Island of History reflects its nearly 800 year existence. The house dates back to…

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