A brand new 'festival' in Eastbourne and surrounding areas - four days of amazing music raising funds for St Wilfrid's Hospice.

23rd - 26th August 2019

See below for information on the bands and venues confirmed for Wilfest 2019.

More bands being confirmed in the coming weeks - keep checking our website and Facebook page for more information.


Bands & Venues

Thursday 22nd August

Venue Band Time *
Printers Playhouse Blues with Dave Ferra! 8.30pm

Friday 23rd August 

Venue Band Time *
The Prince Albert Ungrateful Dad 9.30pm
The Lamb Inn Stray Dogs 9pm
The Crown & Anchor Backbeat 9pm
The Hurst Arms Karaoke Night  from 9pm
The Loft Matt Mitchell 9pm
The Berwick Inn Sound of the Crowd 8.30pm
Printers Playhouse Silver Hill – popular acoustic duo from Hastings 9pm
The Dolphin The Og 45's from 8.30pm

Saturday 24th August

Venue Band Time *
The Prince Albert Hazmats 9.30pm
The Crown & Anchor Owen Donovan 9pm
The British Queen Four Blind Nuns from 8.30pm
The Eagle The Do Theys 9pm
Aqua Club Various bands from 12pm
Smugglers Inn Harlem Funk & Soul 9pm
The Crown Stray Dogs 9pm
Feastival Various bands  from 12pm
The Garden Bar Unihorn 9pm
The Castle Inn Dead Calm 9pm
The Berwick Inn Harri & Timbo 2pm
The Berwick Inn Con Brio 4pm
The Berwick Inn The Spooky Wagons 7pm
Printers Playhouse Big Al Duo – the finest boogie piano and more... 9pm
Dewdrop Inn DJ Pete Flude from 9pm
The Counting House DJs Toby Kenobie and Matt Dead from 2pm until late
The Dolphin Acoustic Afternoon 2pm until 6pm
The Dolphin Rubie & Rico from 8.30pm

Sunday 25th August

Venue Band Time *
The Prince Albert Sound of the Crowd 9.30pm
The Crown & Anchor Karaoke with Sarah from 8.30pm
The British Queen Backbeat from 2.30pm
The Eagle The Normans 9pm
The Heron Re-Vox 9pm
The Crown Watson Brothers 5pm
The Bull's Head Lost Direction 7pm to 9pm
The Berwick Inn Jonathan Lodge 2pm
The Berwick Inn Pretty Young Things 5.30pm
The Plough Inn Melissa and Reece 2pm
The Castle Inn The Moonbeams 9pm
The Gun Inn Paloma Faith tribute band from 2pm
Printers Playhouse Dandelion Charm – relive the age of Aquarius with acoustic harmonies galore... 8pm
The Dolphin Duncan & The Jazz Jam from 2.30pm until 5pm
The Dolphin 4 + more (Jazz session) from 6.30pm until 9pm


Monday 26th August

Venue Band Time *
The Berwick Inn The Normans 4pm
The Castle Inn Landlord & Friends 3.30pm
The Ship Inn Lipstick & Beatnicks 2pm (in the garden)

* subject to change/alterations


See map below for the venues: