What’s on and where

The festival is held on Bexhill on Sea seafront at 3 specific areas all fairly close together:

THE EAST PARADE
The Bexhill Sailing Club to Galley Hill

THE DE LA WARR PAVILION TERRACE
To the rear of the pavilion

THE METROPOLE LAWNS
To the side of the pavilion

FRIDAY EVENING 7.00 – 10.30
The Marquee on the Metropole Lawns

The Great Gatsby Ball
With the fabulous
Benoit Viellefon and his Orchestra.
(Ronnie Scott’s – Madonna’s Parties – The Royal Albert Hall)
1920’s and 30’s DJ ‘The Swinging Detective’ will be your host for the evening.
Champagne Bar & Buffet will be available.
Early Bird entry tickets are £15.00 when purchased before March 1st 2019
Tickets on the night £18.00
This event is for over 18’s only.
Purchase your Early Bird entry tickets here.

 

SATURDAY 12.00 -12.30
The De La Warr Pavilion Terrace

The Big Charleston Challenge Dance
Our dance troupe will be on stage from midday teaching the Charleston dance moves.
It is a lot of fun for everyone to join in and it’s free. Please arrive from 11.30 for this event

 

SATURDAY 1.00 – 5.00
The Metropole Lawns
A Tea Dance with the 1920’s and 30’s DJ “The Swinging Detective”
Prizes for Best Dressed Lady, Best Dressed Gent & Best Dancers.

 

SATURDAY EVENING 7.00 – 10.30
The Vintage Swing Night
Dylan Kirk and The Killers Rock n Roll
DJ Gypsy John
Early Bird Tickets are £7 when purchased before March 1st 2019
Tickets on the night £10
Purchase your Early Bird entry tickets here.

 

SUNDAY MORNING 9.30 – 11.30
The Metropole Lawns Marquee

THE JAZZ BREAKFAST
£3 entry to the marquee. Coffee, pastries & breakfasts available

 

SUNDAY 1.00 – 5.00
The Metropole Lawns
Swing Street Band, Tim Wormley Healing, Jo Woods & Some Like it Hot and The BYG Band
Best Dressed Peaky Blinder & Best Dancer with prizes

 

SATURDAY & SUNDAY
The East Parade

POP UP VINTAGE FAIRS LONDON
Some of the best vintage traders in the UK will be back for 2019 trading along the seafront from 9am-6pm

There will also be various dance displays and musicians
Dance Moves
Diana Freedman School of Dance
The Drumskullz Drummers
Morris Dancers
Stilt walker Mark Burford
Classic and Custom cars
Vintage Bikes
Funfair Rides
A food festival and bar