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Want to find out what's on? Eastbourne has a packed diary of entertainment and events all year round. Witness the thrills of Eastbourne entertainment like; Airbourne, the world's largest FREE seafront air show or Eastbourne Extreme one of the UK's largest extreme sports festivals. For a more relaxed time book tickets for the Aegon International Eastbourne WTA tennis tournament at Devonshire Park or stroll around our French and Italian markets. Browse over 300 events in Eastbourne happening in Eastbourne throughout the year and check out our 'Events this week' sections to see the very latest of what's on in Eastbourne.

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Evening at the Redoubt Fortress, Eastbourne

Visit the Redoubt Before Season End!

Eastbourne's very special Napoleonic fortress, the Redoubt has seen a great season of events and continued to exhibit thousands of intersting military artefacts as well as a brand new Treasure exhibition, this year. However the 2015 season comes to an end soon, so read our blog to find out why you must visit now!

Events in Eastbourne

Jersey Boys at the Congress Theatre

Jersey Boys at the Congress Theatre

The Broadway and West End phenomenon Jersey Boys is touring the UK and Ireland for the very first time! This smash hit musical has won 57 major awards worldwide, including the Olivier award for Best New Musical and continues to play at the Piccadilly Theatre, London.


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Jersey Boys

Jersey Boys

Tue 24 Nov - Sat 5 Dec 2015

The Broadway and West End phenomenon Jersey Boys is touring the UK and Ireland for the very first time!

Santa's Christmas Cottage

Santa’s Christmas Cottage

Sat 21 Nov 2015 - Sun 3 Jan 2016

Of course, no festivities would be complete without the star attraction and visitors will not be disappointed as Father Christmas makes a welcome return to the zoo. Visit him in his cosy Christmas Cottage during weekends from the

Summerdown Blue Boys

Summerdown Camp Project Exhibition

Thu 1 Oct - Sun 13 Dec 2015

Eastbourne Heritage Service is running a fascinating project about Summerdown Camp and the people who worked and convalesced there.

Meads Magic 2015

Meads Magic

Fri 27 Nov 2015

Meads Magic” is a free event bringing the seasonal spirit to Meads Street for all the family, so make sure you don’t miss out!

Towner Late Night Christmas Shopping

After Hours Christmas Shopping Event

Thu 3 Dec 2015

Join us for a relaxed evening of after-hours festive shopping. Warm yourself with complimentary mulled wine and mince pies before exploring Christmas gift ideas: from exclusive silk scarves and limited edition giclee prints to quirky sto

Little Christmas in Little Chelsea

Little Christmas

Fri 4 Dec 2015

Little Chelsea will host Eastbourne’s annual Christmas extravaganza Little Christmas In Little Chelsea on Friday 4 December 2015 from 4pm until late, with a host of entertainment, food and drink, late night shopping and market stalls.

Neon Noel

Neon Noel

Fri 4 - Sun 13 Dec 2015

Neon Noel is the culmination of this year’s Christmas lights spectacular in Eastbourne with a fantastic display with nothing like this ever before on the South Coast!

Eastbourne Seafront

Santa Fun Run & Walk

Sun 6 Dec 2015

See a host of Santa's jingling down the prom as they raise money for charity at this fun family event. Raising money for myaware - a charity fighting against the Myasthenia Gravis neuromuscular disease.

Eastbourne Banstand

Christmas Market

Wed 9 - Sun 13 Dec 2015

Eastbourne's brand new traditional wooden stall Christmas Market comes to town between Wednesay 9 - Sunday 13 December 2015!

The RAF in concert

RAF in Concert

Wed 9 Dec 2015

75 years on from the historic battle, the bands of the Royal Air Force present an evocative and rousing evening of musical entertainment that captures the essence of 1940s Britain.

Peter Pan

Peter Pan

Fri 11 Dec 2015 - Sun 17 Jan 2016

Take to the skies with Peter, Wendy and Tinker Bell … and then test your sea-legs as we board Captain Hook’s pirate ship and join his crazy crew in this brand new pantomime adventure.

Beyond the Barricade

Beyond The Barricade

Thu 17 Dec 2015

Beyond the Barricade has delighted audiences throughout the UK and mainland Europe for more than a decade, with its exciting concert portrayal of the greatest songs in musical theatre, all performed totally live.

Coca-Cola Christmas Truck

Coca-Cola Christmas Truck Tour

Fri 18 Dec 2015

The Coca Cola Christmas Truck is coming to Eastbourne as one of only two towns in the South East on the truck's tour venue list.

The Nutcracker - Southern Youth Ballet

The Nutcracker - Southern Youth Ballet

Sun 20 Dec 2015

A traditional ballet in two acts accompanied by a full professional orchestra with music by Tchaikovsky.

So This Is Christmas

So This Is Christmas

Tue 22 Dec 2015

So This Is Christmas features two hours of seasonal classics such as White Christmas, Let It Snow, The Christmas Song, Jingle Bell Rock, Last Christmas, Merry Christmas Everybody, All I Want for Christmas Is You and Fairytale of New York.

Chistmas Day at the Bandstand

Christmas Day Concert with Eastbourne Silver Band

Fri 25 Dec 2015

A popular and longstanding tradition, Eastbourne Silver Band under the directorship of Geoff Broom entertains you with over an hour of festive tunes

Sunset Ceremony

New Years Day Concert - Ray Campbell Dance Band

Fri 1 Jan 2016

Have you enjoyed Christmas at the Bandstand? Why not join us to start off the New Year with a free Concert The Ray Campbell Dance Band will help us celebrate with a true New Year Spirit so why not join us from 11:00am - 12:30pm

Joe Brown

Joe Brown

Fri 15 Jan 2016

Premier Rock ‘n’ Roll legend Joe Brown goes from strength to strength as his contemporary achievements continue to gather momentum.

Time To Shine

Time To Shine

Sat 16 Jan 2016

Shining Stars Dance Academy would like to invite you to their annual showcase Time To Shine.

Blood Brothers

Blood Brothers

Mon 18 - Sat 23 Jan 2016

The story is timeless: twins separated at birth, one growing up in privilege, the other without.

London Philharmonic Orchestra

London Philharmonic Orchestra

Sun 31 Jan 2016

A selection of classical treats to welcome in the new year including excerpts from Tchaikovsky’s Swan Lake, the work that proved that ballet music has a valuable place in the concert hall.

Anton & Erin

Anton & Erin

Fri 12 Feb 2016

Join the nation’s favourite ballroom couple when they return with a thrilling new show for 2016 to dazzle audiences across the UK.

Simply The Best

Simply The Best: Divas!

Sat 13 Feb 2016

From the producers of the smash West End hit Thriller Live and starring X-Factor’s Amelia Lily and Niki Evans featuring the greatest hits from Madonna, Whitney Houston, Beyonce, Adele, Annie Lennox, Kylie, Diana Ross, Cher, Celine Dion and

London Philharmonic Orchestra

London Philharmonic Orchestra

Sun 14 Feb 2016

Celebrate Valentine’s Day with an afternoon of romantic classics, including Schumann’s musical love letter to his wife: his Piano Concerto; and Sibelius’s beautiful and uplifting Symphony No. 5.

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