2020 Festival Line Up

Sunday 13th September
Ropetackle Arts Centre

A little bit Country – this year’s line up


11.00 Doors open


11.40 – 12.05 Auditorium Sir Robert Woodard Academy

The enthusiastic and talented youngsters open the event.

12.05 – 12.55 Foyer J’ukebox Ukulele Showband

The well-renowned Bill Ferguson and friends will delight us with their unique style of performance.

13.05 – 13.35 Auditorium Printers Ukulele Army

Making their debut at the festival, this Eastbourne-based group will amaze you with their ukulele prowess. Be ready to sing and play along.

13.40 – 14.20 Foyer Beachwood Boys

These young accomplished musical brothers will give a truly memorable performance.

14.25 – 14.45 Foyer Pevensey Ukulele Group

Play and sing along with this well-established ukulele group.

14.55 – 15.35 Auditorium Philippa Leigh

A very skilled performer who is also offering an unmissable workshop.

15.50 – 16.30 Foyer Absolutely Ukeless

Sit back and listen to one of our very own home-grown ukulele bands bringing their special kind of music to the festival.

16.35 – 17.20 Auditorium Opera-lele

The unique music and comedy duo will bring you an unforgettable performance. They are also giving a memorable workshop.

17.30 – 18.15 Auditorium League of Ukulele Gentlemen

Our dynamic and versatile headline act will wow you with their ukulele skills. A fun and informative workshop is available too.

18.20 – 18.30 Auditorium Drawing the Raffle


18.20 – 19.00 Auditorium A Little Bit Country

Our very own Quayside Ukes Country Band will delight you with some firm Country & Western favourites.

This will lead into the final jam of the festival with a selection of much-loved tunes such as Fisherman’s Blues and Knocking on Heaven’s door, keeping the tradition alive as laid down by festival founder Lawrie Stevens.