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
Saturday 27th June 1:30pm & 3:00pm Waterfront Meet Mickey and Minnie Mouse! Disney comes to the Harbour with a visit from everyone’s favourite characters.
Saturday 27th June 9.00pm - 11.30pm The Garden Bar Inner Soul Collective - East Sussex soul / funk and classic Disco function band.
Sunday 28th June 2:00pm - 5.00pm Waterfront Mel Hayes and Danny - Live music duo singing in the Sunday sunshine.
Saturday 4th July 9.00pm - 11.30pm The Garden Bar Howlin Blues Band - Armed with harmonicas, steel guitars and a rhythm section to sell your soul for! One not to be missed!
Saturday 4th July 1:30pm & 3:00pm Waterfront Toy Story's Buzz Lightyear and Sheriff Woody visit The Waterfront.
Sunday 5th July 2:00pm - 5.00pm Waterfront Owen Donovan - Irish singer/songwriter. His unique voice and acoustic guitar he blends the songs you know and love with his own style.
Tuesday 7th July 7.00pm Ganges ABBA Chique - The UK's hottest ABBA tribute band play live at Ganges.
Enjoy a 4 course unlimited meal for only £19.99 per person. Please call 01323 479988 to book a table.
Friday 10th July 9.00pm - 11.30pm The Garden Bar The Boomerangs - A highly experienced 5 piece band with a big sound and energy to match! Featuring a charismatic singer with superb musicians they always get your party started!
Friday 10th July 7.00pm Seasons - Fine Food & Drink Kane Taylor - Enjoy an evening of live acoustic music accompanied with fine food and drink.
Saturday 11th July 2:00pm - 5.00pm Waterfront Kane Taylor - Eastbourne-based fingerstyle acoustic guitarist is back by popular demand so take a seat at one of our waterside restaurants and relax to the music.
Sunday 12th July 1:30pm & 3:00pm Waterfront Meet Mickey and Minnie Mouse! Disney comes to the Harbour with a visit from everyone's favourite characters.
Saturday 18th July 12.30pm Waterfront Punch and Judy - Great summer fun for all ages, don’t miss our Punch and Judy shows.
Wednesday 22nd July 7.30pm Simply Italian Mid-week live entertainment from the Bling Crosbies. A sparkly duo singing favourites ranging from Frank Sinatra to Marilyn Monroe, Michael Buble to Amy Winehouse, with a cheeky sense of humour.
Friday 24th July 7.00pm Seasons - Fine Food & Drink Mel Hayes - Performs live throughout the evening, playing solo guitar with many feel good tunes.
Saturday 25th July 1:30pm & 3:00pm Waterfront Meet Elsa and Olaf from Frozen! Have your picture taken with your favourite Frozen characters.
Saturday 25th July 9.00pm - 11.30pm The Garden Bar Into the Blue - Enjoy an evening with this amazing 5 piece band, playing a range music to suit all ages and tastes including disco, pop, rock, reggae and ballads.
Sunday 26th July 2:00pm - 5.00pm Waterfront Loose Ends - The local 4 piece band will be playing live music in the Sunday sunshine.
Wednesday 29th July 7.30pm Simply Italian Alan comical opera - Why not join us for a fun evening of comical opera music.
Tuesdays and Thursdays in School Summer Holidays 1:00pm - 4:00pm Waterfront Table entertainers every Tuesday and Thursday throughout the School Summer Holidays. Magic and comedy. FREE at your table, inside or out.
Dates Events Venue Time
Monthly Sovereign Ward Councillors Surgeries Simply Italian, The Waterfront 10:30am to 12:30pm
Weds-Sun NEW Evening Menu in Seasons. Seasons From 5pm, call 01323 471948, or email for details.
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
Weekly Sovereign Harbour Debating Society Simply Italian, The Waterfront Wednesdays 3pm
Weekly Sovereign Harbour Cookery Club Seamoor's Wine Bar, The Waterfront Mondays 10pm
Weekly Sovereign Harbour Cookery Club (Food Intolerance) Simply Italian, The Waterfront Mondays 3pm
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
  • Harbour Boat Trips
    07790 077019
  • The Harvester
    traditional family restaurant and bar area.
    01323 470074
  • 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

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