Performance Times and Locations

2018 timings* and locations of various performances, speeches, and events throughout the day.

The event kicked off with a short parade, which started at the i360 and proceeded to the Peace Statue, where the main event started.

Promenade (i360 to Peace Statue, Hove)
Start time Performance Duration
11:30:00 Unified Rhythm 00:30
12:00:00 Parade ends at main entrance to festival
Main Stage, Hove Lawns
Start time Performance Duration
12:00:00 Speeches – Councillor Dee Simson and Jenny Skelton 00:10
12:10:00 Alison Lapper MBE 00:20
12:30:00 Sam Hughes 00:25
12:55:00 BREAK 00:05
13:00:00 New Note Strummers 00:25
13:25:00 BREAK 00:10
13:35:00 Adam Pearson 00:10
13:45:00 DJ Chris Rider 00:15
14:00:00 The Cracklin’ Griffins 00:35
14:35:00 Michelle Daley 00:10
14:45:00 BREAK 00:45
15:30:00 The AutistiX 00:45
16:15:00 BREAK 00:10
16:25:00 Adelaide 00:35
17:00:00 Robert White 00:10
17:10:00 DJ KEZ 00:15
17:25:00 Hava 00:35
18:00:00 Speeches – Jessica Kellgren-Fozard and Jenny Skelton 00:15
18:15:00 Closing music 00:45
19:00:00 Event close
Acoustic Stage, Hove Lawns
Start time Performance Duration
13:45:00 ACOUSTIC STAGE OPENS 00:25
14:10:00 Stealth Aspies Theatre Company 00:25
14:35:00 BREAK 00:20
14:55:00 Jason (young volunteer) 00:05
15:00:00 Lauren Alex Hooper 00:30
15:30:00 Ebony Rose Dark 00:20
15:50:00 The Gerry-Raptic 00:20
16:10:00 Georgie Morrell 00:20
16:30:00 Tori and Elliot 00:30
17:00:00 Close of acoustic performances
Hard Standing Area, Hove Lawns
Start time Performance Duration
12:30 T21 Table Tennis 01:30
14:00 BREAK 00:15
14:15 283 Dance Crew + Family Thing 00:30
14:45 BREAK 00:10
14:55 The Magic Chocolate Show 00:30
15:25 BREAK 00:35
16:00 Brighton Buccaneers 01:00
17:00 Close
Grassed Village Area, Hove Lawns
Start time Performance Duration
14:30:00 Vladimir Puppet Theatre 00:50

*Please note that these timings were amended slightly to adjust for logistical changes on the day