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 26th May Starts 7:00PM Seasons Live Music from Joel White - Singer/Guitarist. An experienced performer, Joel will be playing an eclectic mix of funky jazz tones with a soulful delivery. He has a passion for music and high standards of musical expression that draw on influences from across a wide spectrum of musicians including B.B. Kings blues to Steve Vai's virtuosity to Lady Gaga, Stevie Wonder, Michael Buble, Van Halen, The Beatles, Smokey Robinson and countless others.
Saturday 27th May Starts 9:00PM Garden Bar Big Blue - The Big Blue play a wide and varied repertoire within the blues / rock genre.
Saturday 27th May Starts 1:00PM Harbour Barbers Join us for our Open Day on Saturday 27th May from 1pm, to launch our new Harbour Ladies Hair Studio. Refreshments and nibbles will be available together with a free gift bag of sample products, and free hair products for the first 20 appointments made on the day. To Book please call us on: 01323 471666 or visit us at www.harbourbarbers.co.uk for more information.

Bank Holiday Monday 29th May 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.
Tuesday 30th May and Thursday 1st June Between 1:00PM and 4:00PM The Waterfront Join us at The Waterfront this Half Term for Table entertainers between 1pm and 4pm on Tuesday 30th May and Thursday 1st June. Balloon sculpture and magic Card tricks, comedy and close-up magic. FREE at your table, inside or out.
Thursday 1st June Starts 7:00PM Ganges Restaurant Elvis Night by Chris Field – 4 course unlimited meal for £19.99 per person. Call to book on: 01323 479988/479808 or email: gangesatharbour@yahoo.co.uk
Friday 2nd June Starts 7:00PM Seasons Live Music from Terry Lees (Acoustic Guitarist) - Terry is an internationally renowned acoustic guitarist who has played a host of major concerts supporting famous artistes such as Fairport Convention, Labi Siffri, Lonnie Donegan and Bert Jansch, plus many others. Terry has also appeared regularly on TV and radio and is a firm favourite at many important musical festivals both here and in Europe.
Saturday 3rd June Starts 1:30PM and 3:00PM The Waterfront Meet Toy Story’s Buzz Lightyear and Sheriff Woody 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.
Saturday 3rd June Starts 9:00PM Garden Bar The Hangleton Sound Machine - Brit Pop band playing live at the Garden Bar.
Wednesday 7th June Starts 6:30PM Seasons TRAVEL CONCEPT EVENING at Seasons Brasserie. Join us for a fascinating evening featuring Celebrity Cruises, the Alentejo region of Portugal and the nine-island, mid-Atlantic paradise of the Azores on Wednesday 7th June at 6.30pm. Complimentary canapés and a drink will be served. Places are limited so if you would like to secure your place at this exciting event please email your name and contact details to:reservations@seasonseastbourne.com or call us on: 01323 471948 . . . and discover your holiday of a lifetime!
Friday 9th June Starts 7:00PM Seasons Live Music from Oliver Robinson (Singer/Guitarist) - lead vocalist of South East based band Manoeuvre, performs live. He will be entertaining us with acoustic covers from the likes of Bob Dylan, The Beatles and Elton John, along with a few originals. It’s going to be another great evening of FREE music.
Saturday 10th June Starts 9:00PM Garden Bar The South Rhythm Trio playing 'Live' at the Garden Bar, featuring ex River Boys Barry Davis, Paul Caira and Guy Pearson.
Sunday 11th June Starts 2:00PM - 5:00PM The Waterfront Visit The Waterfront on Sunday 11th June for live music from Far From Carolina. 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.
June Times throughout the day and evening Unit 24, The Waterfront Basic Life Support and Defibrillator Awareness

Session Venue - Unit 24, The Waterfront, Sovereign Harbour, Eastbourne – Max 12 persons per session. Block bookings possible.

Dates / Times

June 12th - Monday
7:00PM – 8:30PM

June 18th - Sunday
2:00PM – 3:30PM

All places are offered FREE of charge Places are on a first come basis. However, we do ask for a donation for the British Heart Foundation.
This helps to pay for equipment and enables them to continue their work.
To Book your Place - Contact: FIRST RESPONSE LEARNING Ltd
enquiries@firstresponse.co.uk
Tel: 01323 471 308

Friday 16th June Starts 7:00PM Seasons Live Music from Denis Primett (Jazz) - Join us for a great evening of free live music from Denis Primett, the popular saxophonist, playing melodic classic Jazz music.
Saturday 17th June Starts 1:30PM and 3:00PM The Waterfront Meet Elsa and Olaf from Frozen 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.
Saturday 17th June Starts 9:00PM Garden Bar Dead Calm perform an interesting and varied set of classic and contemporary pop covers with a splattering of soul.
Sunday 18th June Starts 12 noon Pablo's Restaurant Treat your Dad for a Father’s Day lunch at Pablo’s! Call to book on: 01323 470400
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 Matt Mitchell - Great Rock Singer with soulful vocals and superb guitar playing. 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.
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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