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‘Playing on the Plaza’ The team of Hayling Island’s annual season of volunteer staged free live music events are set for a massive year of entertainment assisted by the Hayling Lions.  Musicians and entertainers of all genres from acoustic acts, street dancers, and local bands from around the area, all being sourced to perform at Eastoke Corner’s alfresco bandstand on selected Sunday afternoons. Check the NEWS section for all the latest gossip on what’s happening. The events devised as part of the Hayling’s BEST, which also includes Island projects such as the Hayling Scarecrow Festival and the ‘Discover Hayling’ local history group, are volunteer run and completely free of charge to attend. They will take place on the Livability Plaza at Eastoke Corner normally  between 1pm and 5pm on selected Sundays afternoons.  Any talented performers who have a love of their Island community with a desire and ability to entertain a seaside crowd, are invited to contact the Plaza team via our contact us page HERE  

2018 Dates for Plaza


Sundays 1-5pm (ish) Sometimes Saturdays see below for further details Click on the bands for more details where available, performance times are variable  and weather dependant 8th July The Dolomites A female-fronted 4 peice band with a  sound which is still epitomising a bygone era of cool, lead singer in a 50’s halter neck frock and the guys in sharp suits and skinny ties make this one not to be missed for our rock ‘n’ rollers. 15th July Line Dancing This popular event is back again for another year, featuring Andy & Marina, Arizona Disco and the talented live band Rancher Duo 22nd July Ready to Rock School Back again for what must be their 5th time now are the Rock School gang of talented youngsters who are ready to entertain you all afternoon Saturday 28th July The Morris Dancers are back You will likely find them moving from the Plaza to the Lifeboat Pub and the Olive Leaf pub and back again during the day. Saturday 28th July EVENING 7pm-10pm The Plaza’s first evening gig by Ceildh Tree Part of the Folk and Acoustic Festival 2018 In aid of the Stroke Association 5th August Igloo Music The Igloo team return with their large repertoire of music to entertain you. 2nd Sept Magenta Bling Saturday/Sunday 29th Sept The Harley-Davidson Bike Club The New Forest HOGS are back on Hayling for the whole of the weekend 2018 slots are filling up quickly so book your event by using the contact us page
Last updated 29-07-2018 Home