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Daily What's On in Eastbourne!

Never miss a trick on 'What's on in Eastbourne'...  Thanks to VisitEastbourne you can now see on a daily basis everything happening in the town worth knowing about!... Whether it be Shows at the Theatres, street markets, weather or even the tide times.  Just click on Eastbourne Daily Bulletin and check out the list..... it's almost endless...

Beer & Cider by the Sea

Beer and Cider Festival - Western Lawns  22nd - 24th May 2015 Eastbourne's seafront Western Lawns plays host to the South Coast's Food and Drink Festival this May.  A 3 Day extravaganza to tantalise the taste buds. Real Ale and Cider lovers can sample over 100 ales, ciders and perries along with great entertainment from the Festival Stage.

Calamity Jane at the Congress

Calamity Jane at the Congress Theatre - 24th/ 28th January 2015 A brand new production of the classic 1950's Wild West Musical 'Calamity Jane' comes to town this January.  Starring Jodie Prengar, winner of the BBC 2008 programme 'I'd do anything'! Just the job for a winters evening!

London Philharmonic Orchestra Concerts

2015 Sunday Afternoon Concerts at the Congress Theatre - 3pm What a delightful way to spend a Sunday afternoon between February and April...... The LPO will entertain you in only the way they know how! Sunday 22nd February: Borodin, Tchaikovsky and Dvorak..... Gary Walker - Conducting with Tamsin Waley-Cohen on  Violin Sunday 15th March Beethoven...

Anything Goes at the Congress Theatre

Anything Goes at the Congress Theatre - 23rd/ 28th March 2015 Hop on board for sassy heroines, mishcievous mob bosses, comedy capers and tap dancing sailors...... Anything Goes is the wonderful Cole Porter classic and award winning to boot.....

Peter Pan Goes Wrong - Devonshire Park

The Devonshire Park Theatre - Tuesday 24th - Sunday 29th March 2015 The Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society set out to present J.M. Barrie's classic tale of Peter Pan, but as the title suggests, everything that can go wrong...does, as the accident prone thesps embark on a thrilling adventure to Neverland, with hilariously disasterous results.  The...

Eastbourne Half Marathon

Sunday 1st March 2015 Get those running shoes on and head for Eastbourne seafront!  Thousands turn out to pound 13 miles in aid of an array of deserving charities...  The Eastbourne Half Marathon is a must!... Even if you are there to cheer the runners on!......

Agatha Christie's The Secret Adversary

Devonshire Park Theatre - Tuesday 31st March - Saturday 4th AprilThe Secret Adversary Agatha Chrisie's gripping thriller follows the daring and dizzying adventures of Tommy and Tuppence through 1920s London working for 'The Young Adventurers Limited'.... murder, mayhem, criminal conspiracy and political  intrigue ensues! 

Bandstand Tributes 2015

TRIBUTE SHOWS FOR 2015 AT EASTBOURNE BANDSTAND - ENGLAND'S BUSIEST APPARENTLY!...... MAYFriday 1st                Legends Tribute with Firework FinaleFriday 8th                Meat LoafFriday 15th              Bee GeesFriday 22nd             Take ThatFriday 29th              Queen Mercury Returns JUNEFriday 5th                 Rolling StonesFriday...

Daphne Du Maurier's Rebecca

Devonshire Park Theatre - Monday 13th - Saturday 18th April Rebecca is timeless;  the book beloved by generations and the iconic Alfred Hitchcock film a classic of the genre.  Now Rebecca bursts onto the stage!  Emma Rice, the award winning director has created a spellbinding new production of Daphne Du Maurier's masterpiece which conjures Cornish...

Snow White on Ice

Snow White on Ice - The Congress Theatre  5th - 8th March 2015 The world famous Russian Ice Stars will take you on a magical journey to the heart of the best loved fairytale of all time, Snow White on Ice.  A breathtaking and mesmerising experience for all the family.

The Mousetrap 60th Anniversary

Devonshire Park Theatre - Monday 8th - Saturday 13th June As part of the 60th Anniversary of the Mousetrap, Eastbourne is honoured indeed to be including in this tour.  As the play implies... suspect everyone! 'A truly entertaining classic'...... The Sunday Times


Oklahoma - The Congress Theatre   7th - 11th April 2015 As refreshing and thrilling as the day it was written.  Rodgers and Hammerstein's OKLAHOMA is the original feel-good musical. Celebrating the vigour of America's pioneering spirit with classic tunes and boot stomping dances, this large cast brings you romance, excitement and a score filled...

The Sound of Music

The Congress Theatre - Tuesday 7th - Saturday 18th July A brand new production of this timeless family musical classic following the ups and downs of the Von Trapp Family.  Edelweiss, My favourite things, So long, farewell, Do-Re-Mi, The Sound of Music, Climb Every mountain,...... and the rest!...... A great story and an even greater sing along!

What's on at Drusillas this year?

Enjoy a great family day out at one of the top tourist attractions in East Sussex.  Drusillas is widely regarded as the best small zoo in the country and they have created an animal and child friendly, family environment where the focus is always on involvement.  It is the perfect getaway for families with children, whether you are looking for...

Magnificent Motors Weekend

Magnificent Motors - Western Lawns  2nd - 3rd May 2015 Biggest free motoring spectacular on the South Coast with over 600 vintage and classic cars, motorbikes, buses, steam traction engines, commercial and military vechicles ranging across a century of motoring. Also featured is the French Street Market, Live music and a Fun Fair...... All just...

Annie the Musical

The Congress Theatre - Monday 10th - Saturday 15th August The World's Favourite Family Musical...  Annie... coming soon to the Congress in Eastbourne with the amazing Craig Revel Horwood (Strictly Judge fame) as Miss Hannigan... Definately not to be missed this one!....