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Events diary

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A diary of events taking place in Bexhill-on-Sea and across 1066 Country throughout 2017 and beyond. From major events to quiz nights, farmers markets and music evenings. Contact information is supplied where available.

Whilst every effort has been made to ensure accuracy in the compilation of this events diary, I accept no liability for any error, omission or inaccuracy. If you plan to attend an event, please check the details with organisers beforehand.


NOVEMBER
St Michael's Hospice Christmas Market

Saturday 25th
10:30-3:30

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Cooden Beach Hotel. Bexhill.

Come along to this popular seafront venue to purchase your Christmas gifts for friends and family. There will be a variety of stalls selling festive gifts and goodies, plus our popular Tree of Gifts!

Our Christmas Markets have been running for several years throughout Hastings and Rother.

website link

Felicity James: fundraising@stmichaelshospice.com / 01424 457959

NOVEMBER
The Rockin' Ambassadors

Saturday 25th
7pm

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No.48 Devonshire Road. Bexhill.

Cracking 50's & 60's rock & pop band!

website link

01424 736600

NOVEMBER
The Exiles

Sunday 26th
2pm

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No.48 Devonshire Road. Bexhill.

Folk, blues, shanties and Americana from this 7 piece band, harmonica, bass, percussion, guitar, banjo, accordion, ukulele. Always a foot stomping session with these guys!

website link

01424 736600

NOVEMBER
Fleet Foxes

Tuesday 28th
7pm

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De La Warr Pavilion. Bexhill.

One of the most profound indie bands in the past decade, the majestic sounds of Grammy nominated and Billboard topping Fleet Foxes' return is something to behold.

This is a rare appearance after their last sold-out performance at the Brighton Dome.

website link

01424 229111

NOVEMBER
Free Dementia Awareness Events

Thursday 30th
10am - 12.30pm

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Southlands Place, Hastings Road,. Bexhill.

Meet people who understand dementia in a safe and supportive setting for you to discuss your own diagnosis, or someone else’s and meet other people in similar situations. Come along to our friendly and interactive session to increase your understanding and find ways you can make a difference.

website link

0808 223 5400

NOVEMBER
Free Dementia Awareness Events

Thursday 30th
2pm - 4.30pm

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Southlands Place, Hastings Road,. Bexhill.

Local businesses, groups and organisations - We are committed to promoting dementia friendly communities by sharing our knowledge and experience. Come along to our FREE friendly event to increase your understanding of dementia and find ways that you can make a difference to people using your service

website link

0808 223 5400



DECEMBER
Christmas Light Switch On: Take 3

Friday 1st
4pm-8pm

Bexhill town centre. Bexhill.

The big switch on is back. We have our Christmas market on Western Road plus entertainment in Devonshire Square and on the stage in Devonshire Road. Plus, we welcome back Shaw's fairground rides which will also be located down Devonshire Road. Santa will also be there :)

website link

Anna beale 07555224030

DECEMBER
No Exit

Friday 1st
7pm

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No.48 Devonshire Road. Bexhill.

Super Covers band, covering hits through the decades from the likes of Queen, Eagles, Bob Marley, Kings of Leon, The Stones, CCR, Tom Petty, BB King, Amy Winehouse...

website link

01424 736600

DECEMBER
Deconstruct Yourself A Deconstructed Rave Curated By Graham Dunning

Friday 1st
6pm - 10pm

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De La Warr Pavilion. Bexhill.

Graham Dunning and three other artists take over the building to present an evening of live music and visual performance.

7:30pm Doors open for viewing artworks (galleries and ICA touring exhibition also open). 7:30pm to 10pm live performances.

website link

01424 229111

DECEMBER
Datamoshing For Ages 15 – 21 Years

Friday 1st
5.30 – 7.30pm

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De La Warr Pavilion. Bexhill.

FREE. Booking required.

Inspired by Playback short films and the technological chaos of Deconstruct Yourself. This creative session combines pixelated facepainting with animation.

website link

01424 229111

DECEMBER
60's Party Night With Mike Nield

Saturday 2nd
7pm

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No.48 Devonshire Road. Bexhill.

Mike will be back down from Manchester with his road show of pop songs from the 60's. Dancing shoes required!

website link

01424 736600

DECEMBER
Bexhill Old Town Christmas Event

Sunday 3rd to
Monday 4th

10am to 4pm

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Manor Barn and Gardens. Bexhill.

Old Town Christmas event. Free event. Father Christmas and his real reindeer, fairground rides, entertainment, refreshments, Punch and Judy, etc

website link

Bexhill Old Town Preservation Society

DECEMBER
Bexhill Lions Santa Dash

Sunday 3rd
10.30am

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De La Warr Pavilion. Bexhill.

The Bexhill Lions Santa Dash family fun occasion, now an annual 2k or 5k event, and will take place on the beautiful promenade at Bexhill-on-Sea.The starting and finishing posts are at the iconic De la Warr Pavilion. Participants can run, jog, walk, push prams or use a wheelchair.

website link

07912791458

DECEMBER
Look-think-make

Sunday 3rd
2pm - 4pm

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De La Warr Pavilion. Bexhill.

Join us to look at artworks, think about the ideas behind them and be inspired to make own creations. Suitable for all ages. Children must be accompanied by an adult. £2 per child.

Our family programme is sponsored by the Italian Way

website link

01424 229111

DECEMBER
Pier To Pier

Wednesday 6th
10am

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De La Warr Pavilion. Bexhill.

Enjoy a 30 minute tour of The Way Things Are followed by a 5 mile coastal walk (or bike ride) to Hastings Pier, a talk on the history of the pier and a fish and chips lunch.

10am at DLWP or 11.30 am at Hastings Pier. £12 (includes tour, talk and lunch), DLWP members £11

website link

01424 229111

DECEMBER
Spanish Tapas And Music From Los Twangueros

Thursday 7th
7pm

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No.48 Devonshire Road. Bexhill.

Los Twangueros will be performing Latin music to accompany our Spanish food themed night. On the menu will be Albondigas(meatballs) Gambas (tiger prawns), Tortilla(Spanish Omelette), Bravas(Spicy potatoes, Spanish olives, sun dried tomatoes, roasted peppers, roasted vegetables....£3pp

website link

01424 736600

DECEMBER
Pete Prescott Band

Friday 8th
7pm

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No.48 Devonshire Road. Bexhill.

Great front man supported by top musicians they will be performing a wide range of popular hits from pop, rock, funk and soul, covering The Kinks, The Stones, T-Rex...

website link

01424 736600

DECEMBER
Elvis Tribute Christmas Special

Saturday 9th
7pm

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No.48 Devonshire Road. Bexhill.

Chris Field is a great fun Elvis tribute act, with the dance moves, the grooves, the voice, the best costumes and hundreds of songs in his collection, a crowd pleaser for sure!

website link

01424 736600

DECEMBER
Saint Etienne

Sunday 10th
7pm

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De La Warr Pavilion. Bexhill.

The much-loved trio take the DLWP stage performing new music from their new album Home Counties.

Tickets £25

website link

01424 229111

DECEMBER
Beethoven Concert

Sunday 10th
19.00

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St Mary in the Castle, Pelham Cres.. Hastings.

Beethoven
Coriolan Overture
Piano Concerto no.5
Symphony no.5

In this opening concert of the Hastings Philharmonic season Kenneth Broberg - the 2017 winner of the Hastings International Piano Concerto Competition, and Silver Medallist at the quadrennial Van Cliburn International Piano Compe

website link

info@hastingsphilharmonic.com

DECEMBER
Saint Etienne

Sunday 10th
7pm

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De La Warr Pavilion. Bexhill.

The much-loved trio take the DLWP stage performing new music from their new album Home Counties.
The band be playing songs from ‘Home Counties’ plus a selection of hits and album tracks.

Perfect for pre-Christmas celebrations!

website link

01424 229111

DECEMBER
Comedy Night

Thursday 14th
7pm

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No.48 Devonshire Road. Bexhill.

Several acts and dinner Inc.For £10. Your M.C. for the night will be the charismatic Jim Grant, other acts confirmed are Katherine Atkinson, Kevin Knight & Sarah Charsley. So a great mix of different genres!

website link

01424 736600

DECEMBER
Chloe Paige Christmas Showcase

Friday 15th
7pm

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No.48 Devonshire Road. Bexhill.

Chloe Paige is a super soulful singer who performs a huge range from ballads and love songs to disco and Motown, and of course a host of Christmas Classics. She reached a wider audience as X Factor Finalist 2 years ago.

website link

01424 736600

DECEMBER
Soul X Press Christmas Special

Thursday 21st
7pm

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No.48 Devonshire Road. Bexhill.

Great 6 piece big soul band with power vocals from Mandie B. A mix of Christmas favourites along the way. A 2 course dinner is included in the £12.75 ticket price

website link

01424 736600

DECEMBER
The Geoff Bellhouse Band

Friday 22nd
7pm

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No.48 Devonshire Road. Bexhill.

60's & 70's rock, pop country and soul from a band with a wealth of experience.

website link

01424 736600

DECEMBER
Swagger Covers Band

Saturday 23rd
7pm

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No.48 Devonshire Road. Bexhill.

Top Sussex band, these guys cover a wide range of music in their unique style from rock, reggae, disco, blues, soul funk and groove. they recently performed at our festival and we knew we had to have them back soon. swaggertheband.co.uk

website link

01424 736600

DECEMBER
Christmas Eve Music In The Afternoon

Sunday 24th
2pm-7pm

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No.48 Devonshire Road. Bexhill.

We will be full of festive cheer as various artist will be performing through the afternoon. We welcome all to this free session of music.

website link

01424 736600

DECEMBER
The Memphis Flyers

Friday 29th
7pm

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No.48 Devonshire Road. Bexhill.

Classic rockabilly country jazz and blues from these moon shine boys! Covering hits made famous by Buddy Holly, Carl Perkins, Elvis, Gene Vincent.....

website link

01424 736600

DECEMBER
The Deep Sea Drivers

Saturday 30th
7pm

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No.48 Devonshire Road. Bexhill.

One of the best collections of musicians in the South lead by Chantelle Duncan on vocals they produce a jazz, soul rhythm & groove vibe. covers of Simply Red, Alison Moyet, Everything But the Girl....

website link

01424 736600



From JANUARY
Edible Engineering

Saturday 27th
11am – 3pm

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De La Warr Pavilion. Bexhill.

Drop-in to build sweet structures with chocolate and candies. Led by Hastings Pier Charity Learning & Education Team. £2 on the door. In partnership with the Hastings Pier Charity

website link

01424 229111



From FEBRUARY
The Damned

Wednesday 14th
7pm

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De La Warr Pavilion. Bexhill.

British punk royalty The Damned hit the road for their Evil Spirits UK tour and are set to rock the DLWP stage on 14 February 2018.

website link

01424 229111

From FEBRUARY
Rebecca Ferguson

Friday 16th
7pm

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De La Warr Pavilion. Bexhill.

Runner-up on the seventh series of UK’s The X Factor, Rebecca Ferguson comes to DLWP in February 2018.

website link

01424 229111

Exhibitions

The latest exhibitions taking place in and around Bexhill-on-Sea throughout 2017 and beyond.

Whilst every effort has been made to ensure accuracy in the compilation of this events diary, I accept no liability for any error, omission or inaccuracy.


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