Eastbourne's Beer & Cider by the Sea

Eastbourne's Beer & Cider by the Sea: 25 - 27 May 2018

Cask ales

Real Ale, Cider & Live Music on the Western Lawns

Welcome to Eastbourne’s mouth-watering Spring Beer Festival, celebrating 6 years by the Sea! Sip and sample some of the finest local real ales from Sussex and beyond, whilst enjoying the delights of the festival this bank holiday weekend.

The three day ‘Beer and Cider by the Sea’ festival on Eastbourne’s seafront Western Lawns between 25 - 27 May, is set to be bigger and better this year!

Fine ales and cask ciders to enjoy, all kept in the best cellar conditions plus bottled beers of the world, cocktails & wines. There are CAMRA volunteers on hand too to offer advice and tips for a perfect beverage, plenty of seating and a warm welcome are guaranteed!


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Find out more about Eastbourne's immensley popular Beer and Cider by the Sea Festival. Information includes opening times, ticket prices and venue information. Visit our Drinks section for the beer and cider guide and our Entertainment section for our music and entertainment lineup on the indoor stage. 

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Live Music

An evening of entertainment at the festival.

Each Festival session brings you a variety of entertainment and live music from R&B, Pop to Swing. With live music and dancing taking place on the festival stage in the marquee, situated on The Western Lawns. It's set to be a great bank holiday weekend!



Beer & Cider drinks

We hope that you'll enjoy the fantastic selection of local and county beers, ciders, perries, wines and bottled beer that are on offer in 2018 with it promising to be bigger and better than before, you can expect another delicious palate of drinks!

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Eastbourne's popular Beer Festival returns in 2019! Come and taste the range of  real cask ales on tap and plenty of award winning ales, visitors will also be able to try lots of delicious beverages from the Wine Bar, Cider Bar and the International Bottled Beers Bar, for a taste of many tipples from around the world.

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