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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 Tennis 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.

 

 

Winter Wonderland Illuminations at Drusillas Park

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Until 4 Jan

Drusillas will be switching on their Winter Wonderland Illuminations. The dazzling display will start at 3:30pm daily and incorporate an animal themed light show, synchronised to music. Young revellers can expect to see a host of magical creatures in the ice-capped kingdom, adding some extra sparkle to the festive season.

 
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Eastbourne's famous pantomime returns with this classic tale of Belle and the beast

This show promises to be packed with all the elements that make an Eastbourne pantomime so memorable; live music and comedy fun with stunning costumes and glittering sets.

It's going to be a BEAST of a pantomime, and with some shows already sold-out what are you waiting for? Book now to ensure the best seats.

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Meads Magic

Santa Express at EMSR: 20-21 December

Meet Santa for a ride on the trains at Eastbourne Miniature Steam Railway Park. Take the Santa Special Steam Train to Santa's Grotto. Admission includes children's present from Santa, Festive drink and mince pie for the adults.

 

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Beauty and the Beast

Beauty and the Beast

Fri 12 Dec 2014 - Sun 11 Jan 2015

Eastbourne's famous pantomime returns with this classic tale of Belle and the beast, but can love break the spell?

Christmas Cracker

The Royal Hippodrome's Christmas Cracker

Fri 19 - Wed 24 Dec 2014

A fun filled musical show for the whole family, hop on board The Polar Express to find Santa, Jack Frost and the elves, adventure back in time to meet the Christmas Ghosts as our all singing and dancing cast entertain you.

The Winter Wonderland Illuminations

The Winter Wonderland Illuminations

Sat 29 Nov 2014 - Sun 4 Jan 2015

Drusillas will be switching on their Winter Wonderland Illuminations daily with over 50,000 lights in an animal themed light show, synchronised to music. See a host of magical creatures in the ice-capped kingdom.

Twixt Two Worlds at Towner Eastbourne

Twixt Two Worlds

Sat 11 Oct 2014 - Sun 4 Jan 2015

Twixt Two Worlds is presented in association with Brighton Photo Biennial (BPB14) BPB14 runs 4 October – 2 November 2014

Santa Special

Santa Special

Sat 20 - Sun 21 Dec 2014

Meet Santa for a ride on the trains at Eastbourne Miniature Steam Railway Park.

Viennese Strauss Christmas Gala

Viennese Strauss Christmas Gala

Sat 20 Dec 2014

Viennese Strauss Christmas Gala

Christmas With The Rat Pack: Live From Las Vegas

Christmas With The Rat Pack: Live From Las Vegas

Tue 23 Dec 2014

Christmas With The Rat Pack: Live From Las Vegas

Chistmas Day at the Bandstand

Christmas Day Concert with Eastbourne Silver Band

Thu 25 Dec 2014

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

Christmas Cracker

The Royal Hippodrome's Christmas Cracker

Fri 26 Dec 2014

A fun filled musical show for the whole family, hop on board The Polar Express to find Santa, Jack Frost and the elves, adventure back in time to meet the Christmas Ghosts as our all singing and dancing cast entertain you.

Adele Tribute Show

Adele Tribute Show

Fri 9 Jan 2015

Adele Tribute Show

TARGET Dance: Bodies on Motion

TARGET Dance: Bodies on Motion

Fri 9 - Sat 10 Jan 2015

TARGET Dance: Bodies on Motion

Dirty Dancing – The Classic Story On Stage

Dirty Dancing – The Classic Story On Stage

Tue 13 - Sat 24 Jan 2015

Dirty Dancing

The Jive Aces

The Jive Aces

Sat 17 Jan 2015

The Jive Aces

Calamity Jane

Calamity Jane

Sat 24 - Wed 28 Jan 2015

Calamity Jane

Henrietta the Hippo's Funhouse - Knights & Princes

Henrietta the Hippo's Funhouse - Knights & Princes

Sat 7 Feb 2015

Henrietta the Hippo's Funhouse - Knights & Princesses

An Afternoon with Anita Harris and Her trio

An Afternoon with Anita Harris and Her trio

Sun 8 Feb 2015

An Afternoon with Anita Harris and Her trio

La Traviata

La Traviata

Tue 10 Feb 2015

La Traviata

“Past & Present” with the Fortunes

“Past & Present” with the Fortunes

Fri 13 Feb 2015

“Past & Present” with the Fortunes

Classic & Cult Film Season: Casablanca

Classic & Cult Film Season: Casablanca

Sat 14 Feb 2015

Classic & Cult Film Season: Casablanca

Disney's "Aladdin Jnr"

Disney's "Aladdin Jnr"

Wed 18 - Sat 21 Feb 2015

Disney's "Aladdin Jnr"

London Philharmonic Orchestra

London Philharmonic Orchestra

Sun 22 Feb 2015

London Philharmonic Orchestra

EODS:  A Chorus Of Disapproval

EODS: A Chorus Of Disapproval

Wed 25 - Sat 28 Feb 2015

EODS: A Chorus Of Disapproval

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Eastbourne Half Marathon

Sun 1 Mar 2015

The race starts in Princes Park and mostly follows the promenade towards Beachy Head and back to Sovereign Harbour where the course loops back.

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