Coming from the sunshine coast of Southern England
Airbourne, Eastbourne's International Airshow
Thurs 13th - Sun 16th Aug, 10am - 6pm, Eastbourne Seafront between Pier and Wish tower
When major Bernard Fowler first put on an air display at Eastbourne in 1919, he could not envisage the massive leaps in aviation and
the spectacular air display which is annually put on in the town. From the aerial displays to the static aircraft on Western Lawns, one
feels a sense of awe at the power of these vehicles of the sky.
Screen on the Green- Proms
Sat 12th September, from 12.30pm, Western Lawns
Outside cinema at its very best, with screening of the 'Tour of Britain' cycle race as it approaches Eastbourne to finish at Brighton, live
music from 3.30pm in the afternoon and celebrations into the evening.
Sat 12th - Sun 13th September, Seafront from the Pier to the Wish tower
The victorians never had it this good! For Steampunk is more than a festival, it is a time of invention, great gothic costumes and a little bit
of what one may call eccentric activity. SInging, dancing and storytelling are all part of the programme!
Bonfire Society Procession & Fireworks
Sat 3rd October, 7.30pm - 9pm, Seafront
As night breaks, the smugglers come out carrying their cartons of brandy and holding high torches to light the way. This is the scene all
along Eastbourne's seafront as all of the Bonfire societies gather i a spectacular parade that sends shivers up the spine, but it's all good fun!
Beachy Head Marathon
Sat 24th October, from 9am, commencing at St Bede's School, Holywell
Over 1700 runners annually challenge the 26 mile course across the rugged South Downs, in pursuit of being the first one to win the
coveted prize of being the champion for that year. For all the runners up, there is a gold badge to show that they have endured this
Santa Fun Run & Walk
Sun 6th December, from 1.30pm, commencing at Sovereign Leisure Centre
If you think you are seeing treble, don't be alarmed, it is the santa fun run! Starting at the Sovereign Centre and continuing along the sea
front, the fun run is all for a good cause raising money for a charity fighting against the Myasthenia Gravis neuromuscular disease.
Christmas Day Concert
Friday 25th December, 10.45am - 12.15pm, Central Bandstand on the seafront
A tradition which has been in Eastbourne for many years is the Christmas day dance and concert at the Bandstand. It's a wonderful
way of joining in the christmas festivity and, for a lot, showing of their decorative constumes.
New Years Day Concert
Friday 1st January, 11am - 12.30pm, Central Bandstand on the seafront
Celebrate the new year with the Ray Campbell Dance band as they entertain the new year revellers on the first day of the new year!
Eastbourne Borough Market
Wednesdays and Sundays between 9am and 3.30pm
A friendly mix of stalls to suit every shopper, from food and produce to clothes and jewellery, located between Debenhams and
T J Hughes along Terminus Road.
Tiny Towner at Towner Art Gallery
Tuesdays between 11am and 1pm
A free drop-in for toddlers under 5 held every week. Here you can enjoy exhibitions and bring your little ones to get creative and play.
Friday Foodie Nights at the Beach Deck
First friday of every month (March - August) 6.30
Meet friends, drink coffee and enjoy the sea air.
Old Town Food & Craft Market at Communitywise
Last Saturday of every month between 10am and 12.30pm
This popular monthly market is an ideal place to buy local produce including bread, meat, cheese, fruit and vegetables, homemade cakes,
crafts, cards and other gifts.