In & Around Eastbourne

View of Eastbourne

Eastbourne is bursting with things to see and do. Within walking distance of the theatres there are plenty of attractions and fun things to do for all ages or go slightly further a field and there’s even more to keep the whole family amused.

You’ll be spoilt for choice when it comes to live entertainment. As well as the shows on here at Eastbourne Theatres a varied programme of live entertainment can also be found at Eastbourne Bandstand, plus many other venues around town.

For details of what’s on in Eastbourne including a year round programme of events including Airbourne, Beer & Cider Festival, Walking Festival and Beach Life go to the Visit Eastbourne website

Situated next to the Congress Theatre is the Towner. Eastbourne's award-winning gallery and contemporary art museum, Towner presents major exhibitions of contemporary and historic art alongside changing displays from the renowned Towner Collection.

Towner Gallery

Within walking distance of the theatres you’ll find Eastbourne seafront with its wonderful beaches, picturesque views and beachfront cafes. Stroll a little further and you’ll reach one of the town’s seafront landmarks, Eastbourne Pier, explore further along the promenade and you’ll come across The Redoubt Fortress.

Just a short drive, bus ride  or for the more energetic of you, bike ride away, you’ll find Beachy Head cliffs and the South Downs with breath-taking views over Eastbourne and the English Channel. Alternatively pop along to The Waterfront at Sovereign Harbour with its shops, restaurants, cafes, boat tours and charters.

Sovereign Harbour

For more information and additional things to see and do during your time in Eastbourne go to Visit Eastbourne and for things to do across Sussex visit Discover Sussex

We hope you enjoy your visit!

Beachy Head