On Saturday 1st December 2018 Christmas Magic returns to the town of Seaford, East Sussex!
Seaford Christmas Magic brings the sounds and smells of Christmas with a full range of entertainment and attractions for the people of Seaford and the surrounding areas. This year includes two stages packed with live music, Santa’s grotto, reindeers, lantern parade, as well as the Ice Queen and Snow Princess!
Organised by Seaford Town Council Christmas Magic Committee, the Town Centre will be filled with festive stalls (click to become a stallholder >>> ) and happenings for everyone to enjoy.. The event depends on sponsorship by businesses and organisations in and around Seaford; to express interest in sponsoring Seaford Christmas Magic 2018 please complete this form >>>
Seaford Christmas Magic is a zero budget event. The organisers are volunteers and everything has to be paid for by sponsorship, stall hire and donation.
This year there will be an even greater variety of stalls providing an array of produce, with charity and fundraising stalls, Christmas trees, catering, mulled wine and a variety of exclusive Christmas goodies; there will besomething for everyone! If you would like to represent your business with a stall or are a local charity or community group please complete the stallholders application here >>>
The make up of the day is still being finalised, if there is anything you can help us with or if you have any suggestions please use the contact form
More information will be added as we have it, in the meantime if there is anything at all please just use the contact us form.
SEAFORD CHRISTMAS MAGIC, ORGANISED BY VOLUNTEERS, DRIVEN BY SEAFORD TOWN COUNCIL
The Seaford Christmas Magic Team are assembling a great variety of entertainment, ranging from Choirs and Carols and Christmas songs to dance to folk to funk to some amazing vocalists, Seaford Christmas Magic showcases some of the very best talent that Seaford has to offer, and they are all donating their performances to the day so please do support them.
There will be a main stage at the top of Broad Street and 'Tansley's Performance Stage' (sponsored by Tansley's) further down Broad Street. If you would like to apear on the main stage please email . If yo would like to be a part of Tansley's Invitation Stage please email Shannon Smith at
Seaford Christmas Magic always showcases local musicians, choirs, bands, dancers and singers. If you haven't taken part before and you would like to be seen and heard please email
Throughout the day Stix Drummers will be drumming aroound the Town engaging and entertaining as they go.
Stix Drummers are Eastbourne's premier rhythmic drummers!
They were founded in 2013 to perform at Bonfires, Charity Events, Parties, and more and have grown from a small group to a troupe in excess of 80+ members who perform at many events every year.
Stix are always seeking new adventures where they can share their powerful, rhythmic beats and entertain the public. Whatever the size of event, every single person is engaged and feels totally involved. Whatever the event, Stix can turn it into a dynamic, vibrant and rewarding experience.
Stix Drummers are a non-denominational, non-political and non-profit making group.
St Leonards Church will be open 10am to 5pm with craft for children and free refreshments all day, along with an eclectic mix of seasonal readings every hour interspersed with acoustic music and song. It will be a delightful and relaxed buzz throughout the day and you are welcome to come & go as you please. If you would like to sing and or play i this wonderful acoustic space pleas email
The Tourist Information Centre at 37 Church Street will be open for the festivities from 10am - 2pm. Why not pay a visit and warm up with a mince pie whilst waiting for the History Tour or order your Cinema Tickets for the BFG! For more information from the Tourist Information Centre visit www.staylewes.info.
Seaford enjoys fantastic local transport links so you can enjoy the day without having to use a car.
Services from Lewes arrive into Seaford Town Centre every half an hour - Southern Rail plan your journey
There are a variety of local bus links available to get you into Town Centre including
the 12, 12A, 12X, 13X, 92, N12 - www.buses.co.uk
If you are driving—please make the most of free car parking in one of the Pay and
Display Car Parks FREE Parking:
The Pay and Display Car Parks are located at West Street, Richmond Road, East Street and Saxon Lane.
There is also limited duration free parking in the outer town areas and extensive free parking along the
seafront, three minutes walk from the event.
To assist with set up and logistics we will be closing Broad Street and side streets on the evening of Friday 30th November 2018. Tell us now if you would like us to consider any special arrangements between 5pm on Friday 30th November and the event start time of 10am on Saturday 1st December; as well as during the day.
To assist with set up and logistics we will be closing Broad Street and side streets on the
evening of Friday 30th November 2018. This will allow us to undertake much of the set up work
which proved difficult to manage on the morning last year and caused some disturbance in
many parts of the town.
Most important is that we are told now if you would like us to consider any special arrangements
between 5pm on Friday 30th November 2018 and the event start time of 10am on Saturday 1st
December; as well as during the day.
The roads being closed are listed below:
We want you to be involved with this year’s event, so please can you make sure you provide us
with an up to date email address where we can keep you up to speed with the event.
Red areas CLOSED from 5pm Friday 30th November 2018
Lilac areas CLOSED from 5pm Friday 30th November 2018
A truly magical day is in store. Street party, market and shopping experience with the whole community joining together to showcase the best of Seaford East Sussex.