Eastbourne Lammas Festival


Eastbourne Lammas FestivalThe festival is a mixture of traditional folk and contemporary music, with a focus on local talent

It begins on Saturday morning with live music on the Western Lawns, with performances from ACUSIS, KIM THOMPSETT, TERRY LEES, STRANGE FOLK and 5TH QUARTER. Sunday is headlined by local rock folk duo PORVARI with performances from the RED RUBIES, PURPLE ORCHARD, and MR. WESTON & THE IRONING.

Morris dancers from across the South of England and drummers perform all day on and around the seafront. There is a spectacular seafront carnival parade with traditional carnival giants leaving Eastbourne Pier around 1:45pm. At around 5.30pm, Pentacle Drummers will draw festival-goers to a John Barleycorn blessing, performed by host side Hunters Moon Morris, Eastbourne‚s border morris dancers.

The festival finishes on Sunday afternoon with a FREE Scratch Ceilidh with local Ceilidh band RATTLEBONE. Dancing on the Western Lawns for everyone.

  • Saturday 1st to
  • Sunday 2nd August
Contact Details

Lammas Festival

Eastbourne Seafront
Wish Tower Slopes


Contact the Lammas committee


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