Eastbourne's Beer & Cider by the Sea

Beer & Cider by the Sea: 24 - 26 May 2019

Harvey's dray at Beer & Cider by the Sea


Beer and cider enthusiasts can enjoy a mouth-watering bank holiday weekend in Eastbourne this May. The three day ‘Beer and Cider by the Sea’ festival on Eastbourne’s seafront Western Lawns between 24th and 26th May, is set to be bigger and better!

Fine ales and cask ciders to enjoy, all kept in the best cellar conditions plus bottled beers of the world, cocktails, wines & gin's. 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!

Across the weekend both family friendly sessions and evening events are available with plenty of mouth-watering food stalls, and the festival offers a tasty selection of over 100 real ales, ciders and perries to choose from.

Tickets are on sale now! 

Session Times

Friday 24: 16:00 - 22:00

Saturday 25: 11:00 - 16:00

Saturday 25: 17:00 - 22:00

Sunday 26: 12:00 - 19:00


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Harvey's Dray

Harvey's Dray

 The Harveys Dray will be making an appearance at Beer & Cider by the Sea on Sunday between 12pm and 3pm. 

Live Music

Dirty Martini Swing Band, Eastbourne

Alongside the buzz of tasting new beverages, the festival also brings back the indoor stage featuring a whole host of live music. From R&B and swing to pop and reggae take the stage, creating the perfect soundtrack to the bank holiday weekend.

Live Music

Tasting Notes

Beer & Cider by the Sea

We hope you enjoyed the fantastic selection of local and county beers, ciders, perries, wines and bottled beer that were on offer in 2018! 2019 is promising to be bigger and better than before, you can expect another delicious palate of drinks! Latest ales to be announced on our Facebook page. Keep an eye out for regular updates.

Tasting Notes 2019