Opening Celebrations – Saturday Morning, September 3rd

Vicarage Field Hailsham Vicarage Field, Hailsham, East Sussex

Come along to Vicarage Fields in the centre of town and visit the weekly Saturday market. There will be music with Country & Western Singer Cowboy Geoff, Line Dancing, face painting and children’s crafts with Crafty Annie.

Free

Party in the Garden

The King's Head, South Road The King's Head Cacklebury, Hailsham, East Sussex

Come along for a relaxing afternoon in the King's Head Garden and listen to 4 bands with strong local connections.

Free

Richard Durrant – Guitar Recital

Hailsham Pavilion George Street, Hailsham

Critically acclaimed guitarist/composer playing Bach’s 3rd Cello Suite on a humble ukulele plus music from his latest album, guitar favourites and tales from the road…

£17.50

Tango and Tapas

B12 Wine Bar and Kitchen 12 High Street, Hailsham

If the unique sound of the bandoneon inspires you to put on your dance shoes, and d’Arienzo’s beats are missing from your life, then you’ll be pleased to hear that this year’s Hailsham Festival includes a Milonga, where Mark & Sue Young will be delighted to welcome you. Event to include light tapas refreshments.

£15

Open Morning – Saturday, September 10th

Vicarage Field Hailsham Vicarage Field, Hailsham, East Sussex

Come along to Vicarage Fields in the centre of town and visit the weekly Saturday market as well as music, children’s crafts with Crafty Annie and a Sustainable Lego Build.

Free

Mish Mash Morris

Vicarage Field Vicarage Field, Hailsham, East Sussex

Morris Dancing in Sussex! We perform Border, Cotswold, Molly and a touch of North West - A veritable Mish Mash of Morris!

Free

Mayor’s Concert

Hailsham Parish Church Vicarage Lane, Hailsham, East Sussex

Join us for this free concert at Hailsham Parish Church where we will welcome the town's Mayor, Hailsham Choral Society, Hailsham Voices and the talented young tenor, Ben Hancox-Lachman

Free

Singalong – Mamma Mia!

Hailsham Pavilion George Street, Hailsham

Join Hailsham FM for a special sing-along showing of Mamma Mia! and prepare to sing your heart out to some much-loved Abba tracks!

£6.50

Festival Film – Under the Volcano

Hailsham Pavilion George Street, Hailsham

Under the Volcano charts the rise and fall of AIR Studios Montserrat, the recording studio at the center of the pop universe in the 1980s.

£5.00

Folkish Evening

The King's Head, South Road The King's Head Cacklebury, Hailsham, East Sussex

Join Jason and Lisa, plus guests, for a lively evening of acoustic folk music and more at The King's Head, Cacklebury.

Three Choirs in Concert

Civic Community Hall Hailsham Vicarage Lane, Hailsham, East Sussex

Recent years have witnessed a welcome revolution in the popularity of choirs and singing and it has been estimated that 2.8 million Britons are now members of a choir. Hailsham Festival isproud to support the resurgence of accessible singing groups and to welcome three local choirs to this concert.

£5

Nostalgia Fair

Hailsham Cattle Market Site Hailsham Cattle Market, Hailsham, East Sussex

Returning by public demand the Nostalgia Fair will take you back to the 50s and 60s when we used to have street fairs – remember?  Roundabouts, Candy Floss, Games, Music, and lots more.....

Free