Bandstand 2013

Live at the Bandstand programme 2013

The Bandstand, West Battery Gardens, Southsea Seafront

Free live music every Sunday from 2rd June until 25th August

Timings are 1-4pm except for the final weekend on Castle Field

Sunday 2nd June – 1950’s / Rock ‘n’ Roll

The Jive Aces supported by Stardust

Sunday 9th June - Contemporary & Original Indie

New Desert Blues supported by Kassassin Street, Murdoch and The Planes

Sunday 16th June – 1980’s

80’s Revolution supported by Luke Ferre

Sunday 23rd June – Blues

Marcus Malone Band supported by Brass Knuckles Blues Band

Sunday 30th June – Disco / Funk

Freestyle Funk Collective supported by Le Freak

Sunday 7th July – 1960s

The Mods supported by Mojo Dollar

Sunday 14th July - Latin

Son Guarachando supported by Latin Groove

Sunday 21st July – Electro Swing

Beats & Swing presents Kitten and the Hip supported by The PETEBOX, Captain Flatcap and Trix & Mayhem

Sunday 28th July – Jazz

The Pedigree Jazz Band supported by The Claire Phoenix Band with The Chris Walker Swingtet

Sunday 4th August - Country & Western

The Cash Collection supported by Plain Loco

Sunday 11th August – Folk

Retrospective Soundtrack Players supported by Day of the Rabblement and Electric Eden

Sunday 18th August - Reggae

The Majestic supported by The Hotsteppers,Mighty Z Allstars plus DJs and MCs

The Last weekend of the Banstand on Castle Field:

Saturday 24th August – 1940s afternoon tea dance, 1-4pm

The Three Belles and Pete Western Swing Band

Saturday 24th August - Evening of Classical Music, 6-9pm

The Bossard Quartet and The Victory Brass Band

Sunday 25th August – Closing event fireworks spectacular!, 6-9.30pm

Songs in the Key of Stevie featuring The Band of Wonder supported by Hairforce 5

All details of the forthcoming programme and times may be subject to change without notice, all events are presented subject to reasonable weather conditions. Should the weather be inclement the event will take place in the Wedgewood Rooms, except the Last Weekend which will take place on Castle Field. Please contact the Visitor Information Centre on 023 9282 6722 by 11am to confirm if the event is going ahead.

Live at the Bandstand is supported by Cellars at Eastney and the Wedgewood Rooms

Weather in Portsmouth
Saturday Sunny intervals High 18°C   Low 10°C
Sunday Sunny intervals High 15°C   Low 9°C

Coming Up

  • Lily Parke

    11:00am - 2:00pm

    Lily has your guilty pleasures, a tiny quiz about the weeks news, and just great songs, all weekend long.

  • The Victory Years

    2:00pm - 4:00pm

    Just great songs, from the 70s, 80s, and 90s!

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