Local Cultural Events

East Sussex is rich in Cultural Events. Here are just a selection of them.

Local Cultural Events

Peasmarsh Chamber Music Festival

June 21 - June 24
Peasmarsh Chamber Music Festival 21-24 June 2018 peasmarshfestival.co.uk Directed by violinist Anthony Marwood and cellist Richard Lester, and bringing world class musicians to East Sussex, the Peasmarsh Chamber Music Festival offers 9 concerts over 4 days in Peasmarsh and Rye, as well as education and community outreach events. www.peasmarshfestival.co.uk General booking opens on 12 April... Read more » Find out more »

Hastings Philharmonic Orchestra 2018 Season

March 17 - July 1
Hastings Philharmonic Orchestra 2018 Season New Piece O’Meara, Sinfonia Concertante Mozart, Symphony no.40 Mozart March 17th 2018 St Mary in the Castle Cello Concerto Elgar, Symphony no.5 Tchaikovsky April 14th 2018 St Mary in the Castle Messa da Requiem Verdi May 5th 2018 White Rock Theatre Cosi fan Tutte Mozart 2nd and 3rd June 2018... Read more » Find out more »

JAM on the Marsh

July 5 - July 15
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Romney Marsh
Romney Marsh, TN28 8AS
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JAM on the Marsh returns with sensational music, theatre, art, photography and poetry, including chart-topping voces8 with Canterbury Cathedral Girls Choir, Changeling Theatre’s open-air Blithe Spirit, BBC Singers perform Rachmaninoff Vespers for Radio 3, London Mozart Players and Mousai Singers perform Fauré Requiem and a tour of the Marsh’s famous mediaeval churches. JAM on the Marsh 2018 Mediaeval churches of Romney Marsh,... Read more » Find out more »

Alfriston Summer Music

July 24 - July 29
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Alfriston
Alfriston, East Sussex RH13 5NY United Kingdom
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Alfriston Summer Music is a well established and popular classical music festival. Every year some of the finest international artists visit to perform in this very special village in the heart of the South Downs. Alfriston Summer Music Festival 24TH – 29TH JULY 2018 http://www.alfristonsummermusic.co.uk Find out more »

Glyndebourne Festival

May 1 - August 31
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Lewes, East Sussex BN8 5UU United Kingdom
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Glyndebourne Festival May – August 2018 glyndebourne.com Founded in 1934 by John Christie and his opera singer wife, Audrey Mildmay, Glyndebourne is committed to presenting opera of the highest quality, commissioning new work, developing new talent and reaching new audiences. Crucially, Glyndebourne has remained financially independent since 1934. Find out more »

Rye Arts Festival

September 15 - September 30
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Rye
Rye, East Sussex United Kingdom
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Rye Arts Festival 15th September – 30th September 2018 www.ryeartsfestival.co.uk The Festival is Rye’s principal annual arts event, taking place over two weeks in September. It has developed over the past 44 years into one of the most successful and respected small festivals of its kind, dedicated to high quality performances in music, literature, theatre... Read more » Find out more »

Battle Festival

October 1 - October 31
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East Sussex United Kingdom
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Battle Festival October 2018 www.battlefestival.co.uk Battle Festival: committed to staging world-class events, with performances by internationally renowned musicians, visual arts, & fringe events. Battle Festival was re-launched in 2014 after several years in hiatus. Its first year back drew visitors from throughout the UK, western Europe and the US and received immense public acclaim.   Find out more »

Brighton Early Music Festival

October 26 - November 11
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Brighton
Brighton, East Sussex United Kingdom
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Brighton Early Music Festival 26th October – 11th November 2018 bremf.org.uk Find out more »