Visit The Waterfront, Sovereign Harbour for shopping, eating, drinking, relaxing, walking and so much more - every day!

Sovereign Harbour is northern Europe’s largest composite marina complex and boasts four linked harbours, a large FREE car park and the hugely popular Waterfront retail and restaurant development.

Ideal as a day out for the whole family, The Waterfront has an impressive range of shops, galleries, boat-sales, cafes, restaurants and bars, along with a luxury hair studio, boat tours and charters.

Rain or shine, day or night, seven days a week, you and the family will have a great time at The Waterfront, Sovereign Harbour, Eastbourne.

A video tour around The Waterfront

What's on at a glance

Dates Time Venue Event
Friday 23rd June Starts 7:00PM Seasons Live Music from Kane Taylor (Acoustic Guitarist) - Kane is a self-taught acoustic soloist based in East Sussex. He will be performing a variety of folk, classical, country and jazz instrumentals so come and join us for supper.
Saturday 24th June Starts 9:00PM Garden Bar Double Tap are a covers band based in Eastbourne. So come and check us out at the Garden Bar for an evening of live music.
Sunday 25th June Starts 2:00PM - 5:00PM The Waterfront Visit The Waterfront on Sunday 25th June for live music from Con Brio Jazz - Playing jazz standards, soul, bossa nova and gypsy jazz, Con Brio are known for their lively, genre-hopping, instrument swapping style. Playing alfresco at the entrance to The Waterfront you can take a seat inside or out at one of the nearby restaurants, bars or cafes and enjoy some great music.
Tuesday 27th June Starts 7:00PM Ganges Restaurant Live Abba night – 4 course unlimited meal for £19.99 per person. Call to book on: 01323 479988/479808 or email: gangesatharbour@yahoo.co.uk
Thursday 29th June Starts 7:30PM Pablo's Restaurant Enjoy an evening of live music with Chloe Paige - X Factor contestant.
Friday 30th June Starts 7:00PM Seasons Live Music from Mel Hayes (Singer/Guitarist) - Mel Hayes performs her intimate versions of popular modern and classic covers showcasing her enticing vocal and guitar playing that we know you’ll all love.
Saturday 1st July Starts 1:30PM and 3:00PM The Waterfront Meet Mickey and Minnie Mouse at 1:30pm and 3:00pm. They are happy to have their pictures taken with the children and there is no charge, however, a small donation to the RNLI would be appreciated.
Sunday 9th July Starts 2:00PM - 5:00PM The Waterfront Visit The Waterfront on Sunday 9th July for live music from Joel White - He certainly delivers with his infectious personality, performance and soulful voice. Joel holds a large repertoire from jazz classics to recent chart toppers. Playing alfresco at the entrance to The Waterfront you can take a seat inside or out at one of the nearby restaurants, bars or cafes and enjoy some great music.
Saturday 15th July Starts 1:30PM and 3:00PM The Waterfront FREE Punch and Judy Live Shows - With Ray Sparks. Great summer entertainment for all the family. There is no charge, however, a small donation to the RNLI would be appreciated.
Saturday 22nd July Starts 1:30PM and 3:00PM The Waterfront Meet Minions at 1:30pm and 3:00pm. They are happy to have their pictures taken with the children and there is no charge, however, a small donation to the RNLI would be appreciated.
Sunday 30th July Starts 2:00PM - 5:00PM The Waterfront Visit The Waterfront on Sunday 30th July for live music from Loose Ends - Playing alfresco at the entrance to The Waterfront you can take a seat inside or out at one of the nearby restaurants, bars or cafes and enjoy some great music.
Dates Events Venue Time
Monthly Sovereign Ward Councillors Surgeries Simply Italian, The Waterfront 10:30am to 12:30pm
Sunday lunchtime Special Sunday Lunch Buffet for £9.99 per person at Ganges Indian Restaurant. Ganges Sunday Lunchtime, call 01323 479988 for details.
Weekly Age Concern Walking for Wellness 3 mile circular walk from Sovereign Harbour Meet outside Bright Ideas gift shop at the Waterfront Thursdays 10am
Weekly East Sussex Mobile Library with Internet access and computer lessons Car park opposite Yacht Club Tuesdays 2pm to 4pm
Dates Events Venue Dates
Weekly Table entertainers between 1pm and 4pm. Magic and comedy. FREE at your table, inside or out. All Waterfront restaurants

Tuesdays and Thursdays


  • Bright Ideas Gallery
    works of art and exclusive gifts.
    01323 471080
  • Bright Ideas Magenta
    ladies fashions, shoes, gloves and accessories.
    01323 471945
  • The Chippy
    serving traditional fish and chips.
    01323 478151
  • Di Lieto’s Coffee Lounge
    a traditional coffee lounge, sandwich bar and ice cream parlour.
    01323 470990
  • Gringos
    American bar & grill.
    01323 478151
    www.gringosgrill.co.uk
  • Harbour Boat Trips
    07790 077019
  • The Harvester
    traditional family restaurant and bar area.
    01323 470074
    www.harvester.co.uk
  • Pablo’s
    quality Mediterranean food.
    01323 470400
  • Seamoors
    wine and music bar, large screen TV.
    01323 470271
  • Ganges Indian Restaurant
    contemporary Indian cuisine.
    01323 479988 or 01323 479808
  • The Garden Bar
    smart casual dress, over 21s.
    01323 479822
  • Inner Beauty
    beauty and pampering
    01323 479451
  • Hearing Link
    head office of a national charity for hearing loss.
    0300 111 1113
    www.hearinglink.org

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