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The Event

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What is Proms in The Paddock?

Proms in the Paddock is a unique and hugely popular event that is brought to you each summer by Commercial Square Bonfire Society, supported by Herbert Scott. It all takes place in 'The Paddock', a long established playing field in the heart of Lewes, surrounded by beautiful trees and overlooked by Lewes' historic castle.

Gates open at 3pm when you'll be able to find the ideal spot in the Paddock and grab a pint and something to eat from the cake and BBQ stands. From 4pm you will be entertained by our great musical line up, consisting of the 'The Lewes Glynde and Beddingham Brass Band' plus a number of special guests.

This year, we are fortunate to be joined by three such guests, Rock Choir, South Coast Soul Revue and The Pepperheads. Read more about our Bands on the Bands page

Proms in the Paddock is once again generously supported by Herbert Scott. More information can be found on Our Supporters page

Timings - To Be Decided

Gates Open - 3pm

Music Starts - 4pm

- 1st Band - Rock Choir

- Set - 4:00pm to 4:30pm

- Interval - 4:30pm to 4:45pm

- 2nd Band - LGB Brass

- Set - 4:45pm to 6:00pm

- Interval - 6:00pm to 6:30pm

- 3RD Band - Pepperheads

- Set - 6:30pm to 7:15pm

- Interval - 7:15 to 7:45pm

- 4thd Band - South Coast Soul Revue

- 1st Set - 7:45pm to 8:45pm

- Interval - 8:45pm to 9:00pm

- 2nd Set - 9:00pm to 10:00pm

Tickets are available to buy from this site now. Visit the Tickets page for more information. Tickets will also be available from various outlets around Lewes.

What Else is there to do?...

There's plenty to do before the music starts and during the intervals. CSBS run an excellent bar where you can stock up with Harveys, Cider, Pimms and a range of wines and spirits.

We run a BBQ stall where you can buy tasty burgers and sausages supplied by Richards Butchers of Lewes. Tea and coffee is on sale along with a great selection of cakes.

There's also plenty of attractions to keep the kids busy including a tombola, sideshows and a sweet shop, plus a large open space for them to run around in.

All the fun at the fair

A chat at the bar

The BBQ Crew

The Sweet Shop

Fancy a cuppa?

The Bands

Rock Choir

Rock Choir

Award-winning national phenomenon, Rock Choir was the first contemporary choir of its kind offering an accessible and inclusive experience for amateur singers and has now become a household name. With over 33,000 members in over 400 local communities, it offers an alternative experience to the traditional classical or community choir, with its uplifting ethos of fun, friendship and community spirit being a huge part of attraction. At an individual level, it helps improve people's well-being by building their self-confidence and self-esteem.

There are no auditions and no requirement to read music when joining Rock Choir. Everyone is welcome and can sign up for a FREE taster session by visiting or call 01252 714276 for further information.

The Pepperheads

The Pepperheads

Treat yourself to some hot moshin' beats. One of the best young bands from Starfish Studios, the Pepperheads play funky, groove driven indie rock. Think Red Hot Chiili Peppers meets Radiohead, The Beatles and the MC5. Grab a cider and get down to the front. Get ready for the Pepperheads.

South Coast Soul Revue

South Coast Soul Revue

There are Funk and Soul covers bands and then there is the South Coast Soul Revue. Back by popular demand, a high energy 8-piece, fully live band guaranteed to give you a dazzling mix of everything you need for your wedding, birthday party, celebration, or special event.

South Coast Soul Revue brings you classic and contemporary tracks and we guarantee you’ll be dancing your socks off to our super tight guitars, drums, bass, full horn section and keys; all fronted by outstanding male and female vocals.

LGB Brass in 2022

Lewes Glynde and Beddingham Brass

The Lewes, Glynde & Beddingham Brass Band (LGB for short) is based at the All Saints Centre in Lewes. We are a traditional brass band with a wide ranging repertoire. You’ll hear everything from traditional marches (like the ones we play in the Lewes Remembrance Parade) to virtuosic solos, original brass band music, orchestral transcriptions, music from stage and screen and pop songs. We play at local fetes and weddings as well as Eastbourne Bandstand and put on our own concerts. All the details are on our website . The main band welcomes new players and particularly percussionists.

We also have a thriving group for learners called BrassSparks. Qualified brass music teachers help those that want to learn to play a brass instrument and also offer a chance to play in an ensemble. You can sign up for our quarterly newsletter on our website.

Our Supporters

We are, once again, very grateful for the kind assistance provided by our generous supporters.

Herbert Scott

Herbert Scott are Chartered Financial Planners, the gold standard for financial planning, currently met by fewer than 500 firms across the country.

Established in 1996 by David Herbert and Kevin Scott, Herbert Scott continues to abide by its founding principles of independence and excellence. Based in the historic County Town of Lewes East Sussex, Herbert Scott has established a loyal following of satisfied clients throughout the South East and London.

Our core values are simple: honesty, responsibility and independence. These values inspire us to act at all times with the utmost integrity and professionalism and to be transparent in everything we do.

We follow our own financial advice and consequently, Herbert Scott is not just well-established, it is growing and focused on the long term. We make long-term plans for our business as our clients need to know we will always be there for them.

Further information can be found at -


Tickets bought prior to the event are priced at £12 for anyone over 16, and £5 for 5-16 year olds. Under 5's go free.

Online tickets will be available until the 2nd August when a gate price of £15 for over 16's becomes effective.

We are once again using Jumblebee to sell our online tickets.

Click on the link below to go to the CSBS ticket page on Jumblebee to purchase Adult and Child tickets. Tickets bought prior to the event are priced at £12 for anyone over 16 and £5 for 5-16 year olds. A small admin fee is also charged by Jumblebee. Under 5's go free.

Online tickets will be available until the 2nd August when a gate price of £15 for over 16's becomes effective.

Click here for more information about Jumblebee

Tickets are also available from the Citezens Advice Bureau in Cliffe High Street and The Brewers Arms

Getting There

contact us

Proms in the Paddock is a Commercial Square Bonfire Ltd event. Contact details as follows:

Commercial Square Bonfire Ltd