Locals and tourists alike can enjoy many events in Eastbourne. Choice Vehicle Rentals, a car hire Eastbourne provider, has the perfect vehicle for you to travel the district in style and be part of the varied activities.
1. Eastbourne’s Annual Beer Festival
Eastbourne’s Annual Beer Festival is the largest beer festival in East Sussex. This 3-day event is usually held on the 1st or 2nd Thursday, Friday and Saturday of October. The festival starts at 6:00 pm and ends at around 11:00 pm. The price of the ticket varies depending on the day of the event and on the participant’s membership. Members of the event will pay lower rates compared to non-members. Thousands of ales, wines, international beers, ciders and perries will be overflowing throughout the festival. This event also includes live music, food and traditional pub games such as bar skittles, toad in a hole and more! This beer festival is usually held in the Winter Garden in Eastbourne.
2. Magnificent Motors
Magnificent Motors is the biggest motoring event in Eastbourne. Hundreds of motorbikes, buses, classic cars, scooters, stream traction engines and both commercial and military vehicles are featured in this festival. Usually held on Eastbourne’s Victorian seafront, this two-day motor cavalcade includes fairground rides, live entertainment and a classic night, drive-in movie showing. You can be part of this event for free.
3. Eastbourne Lammas Festival
Featuring carnival giants, morris dancing and live music, such as folk-rock, traditional and modern jazz, the Eastbourne Lammas Festival is a two-day event (Saturday and Sunday) that traditionally starts with a parade at 12:00 noon. Herne and Andred, the Eastbourne Giants, usually lead the performance of dancers and drummers. Everyone is invited to join the parade at the Pier entrance. This exciting event is held annually in July.
4. AEGON International Tennis Eastbourne
The Devonshire Park in Eastbourne hosts some of the major world tennis tournaments every year. Some of these tournaments include AEGON Internationals, ATP World Tours, WTA Premier Tournament, Wimbledon Grand Slam event and other international cups. The green grass court tournament is usually held every June. It lasts for 6-7 days, including the awards ceremony.
Call your car hire Eastbourne provider to experience these fun-filled events. Choice Vehicle Rentals offers a wide range of cars and vans for hire in Eastbourne. Please call 01273 819303 or visit our website for more information.