With Covid restrictions easing and signs that the World is returning to something like normal, we’re making plans to see out the rest of 2021 with a bang! Here are a few upcoming events that we’re hoping will be going ahead (fingers and drumsticks crossed!). Watch this space for more details as we find out more and our plans take shape.

Saturday 20th November 2021:


Saturday 30th October 2021:


Saturday 23rd October 2021:


Saturday 18th September 2021:


Saturday 17th July 2021:

Hastings Pirate Day

Random wanderings through the historic town of Hastings

Time to be confirmed

Thursday 30th January 2020:

Guy Fawkes execution anniversary

The Red Lion, Lindfield RH16 2HL

Early evening (7:30 ‘ish)

We’re back at Lindfield to kick-off 2020 with the annual commemoration of Guy Fawkes execution. Another of our regular favourite gigs, where this year we mark the 414th anniversary of Guy Fawkes’ execution for his involvement in the ‘Gunpowder plot’.

Saturday 21st December 2019:

Newhaven Festivities

Newhaven Library and Denton Island Bandstand

Newhaven Library @3:15 pm, Denton Island @3:30 pm.

Come and join the festivities in Newhaven. The procession leaves Newhaven library for a short walk to Denton Island Bandstand where everyone can enjoy some mince pies and music, from drumming to ukuleles to good old traditional carol singing!

Saturday 30th November 2019:

Buxted Festive Lights

Buxted, Uckfield

4:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Come along and enjoy a bit of festive fun as we help celebrate the switching-on of the festive lights with Buxted Bonfire Society.

Saturday 16th November 2019:

Barcombe Bonfire

The Royal Oak, High Street, Barcombe BN8 5BA

All evening!

Friday 15th November 2019:

Barcombe Badge Night

The Royal Oak, High Street, Barcombe BN8 5BA

Time tbc (it’s an evening event, so likely @6 pm’ish)

Saturday 9th November 2019:

East Hoathley Bonfire

East Hoathley, East Sussex

Early evening

Tuesday 5th November 2019:

Lewes Bonfire

Lewes, East Sussex (literally all over the town!)

All night!

Saturday 2nd November 2019:

Newick Bonfire

Outside The Bull, Newick BN8 4LB

All night!

Saturday 26th October 2019:

Heathfield Bonfire

Heathfield, East Sussex

All night!

Friday 25th October 2019:

Isfield Bonfire

The Laughing Fish, Isfield TN22 5XB

All night!

Saturday 19th October 2019:

Hailsham Bonfire

Starting at Hailsham Memorial Institute Club, BN27 3DN

All night!

Sunday 13th October 2019:


Madeira Drive, Brighton BN2 1EN

Friday 4th October 2019:

Newick Badge Night

Outside the Crown Inn, 22 Church Rd, Newick, Lewes BN8 4JX

Time: 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm (all timings approximate)

Helping Newick Bonfire Society to kick off their 2019 season in time honoured tradition!

Saturday 28th September 2019:

Burgess Hill Bonfire

Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Time: It’s an evening event, so from 6 pm’ish

We’re back in Burgess Hill for the next of our Bonfire gigs. All fired up and raring to go … !

Saturday 21st September 2019 #2:

Mayfield Bonfire

High Street, Mayfield, TN20 6AB
Time: From around 6 pm’ish

Really looking forward to our first “full-blown” bonfire night of 2019. Procession, flaming torches, drumming, food, drink, fireworks … what more could you want?!

Saturday 21st September 2019 #1:

Sykes Harley Davidson

SkullDrummery provide a guard of honour as Harleys arrive at Sykes Harley venue

Sykes Harley Davidson, Holmes Hill, Nr Lewes BN8 6JA
Time: Around 12 pm’ish

Can our thundering drums compete with 100 roaring Harley engines?! Only one way to find out …

Tuesday 10th September 2019:

Lindfield Bonfire Society Badge Night

Four members of SkullDrummery grinning excitedly outside the Stand Up Inn at Lindfield!

Outside “The Stand Up Inn”, Lindfield RH16 2HN
Time: from 7:30 pm

Bonfire 2019 is almost upon us! We start the season by honouring the LBS badge night

Sunday 8th September 2019:

Lewes Ladies FC

The band standing proudly next to the commentator's box at Lewes football ground. Pretty much the same as the last match!

The Dripping Pan, Lewes BN7 2XA
Kick off: 2:00 pm

Join us and support Lewes FC Women v Crystal Palace!

Sunday 18th August 2019:

Lewes Ladies FC

The band standing proudly next to the commentator's box at Lewes football ground

The Dripping Pan, Lewes BN7 2XA
Kick off: 1:00 pm

Join us and support Lewes FC Women as they kick off the new season v Blackburn Rovers!

Wednesday 31st July 2019:

Groombridge Scout Camp

The band get together for a group photo at Groombridge scout camp

Nothing beats drumming around a camp fire!

Sunday 14th July 2019:

Hastings Pirate Day

SkullDrummery posing in pirate like fashion before a boat which is sat on a roundabout in the middle of the road outside Hastings train station

Hastings … literally, all over the town!

Joining ranks with thousands of seafaring ne’er-do-wells for a day of pirating fun and mayhem

Friday 12th July 2019:

Guy’s Prom

The band gathered outside the Amex stadium

The Amex Stadium, Brighton

Drumming one of our mighty bass drummers to his own prom night

Saturday 11th to Sunday 12th May 2019:

Battle of Lewes

SkullDrummery proudly sporting tabbards suitably adorned with medieval coat of arms before the event kicks off

Various locations throughout Lewes town
Time: 11:00 Sat to 17:00 Sun

Drumming to mark the 755th anniversary of the battle of Lewes at various re-enactment sites across the town.

Saturday 27th April 2019:

Heffle Cuckoo Fair

Band members pose for a group photo at the Cuckoo fair

Heathfield, East Sussex

Friday 19th April 2019:

Lewes Gig Rowing Club Boat Launch

Still shot from a video featuring our drummers playing on eof our signature numbers

The John Harvey Tavern, Lewes

Celebrating the naming and launch of Lewes Rowing Club’s latest addition to their fleet!

Sunday 14th April 2019:

Brighton Marathon

Drummers drumming outside Tesco in Hove, raising money for the Teenage Cancer Trust

Outside Tesco, Church Road, Hove

Thursday 31st January 2019:

Guy Fawkes execution memorial

A moody red shot of the drummers with Lindfield BS holding flaming flares while an effigy of Guy Fawkes head watches on mournfully from atop a pole

The Stand Up Inn, Lindfield, Haywards Heath RH16 2HJ