Hayling Island Music Festival gets the thumbs up!

Hayling Island Music Festival gets the thumbs up!

"Hi Fest is going ahead"

As a result of the Government's recent announcements on easing restrictions , the organisers of Hayling Islands own music festival are hopeful that all will be favourable to allow this increasingly popular event to take place again this year.

It's scheduled to take place over the 24th and 25th July - there will be music at selected venues all over Hayling Island.

Please Note That COVID guidelines current at the time of the event will apply throughout

"Hi Fest is going ahead"

As a result of the Government's recent announcements on easing restrictions , the organisers of Hayling Islands own music festival are hopeful that all will be favourable to allow this increasingly popular event to take place again this year.

It's scheduled to take place over the 24th and 25th July - there will be music at selected venues all over Hayling Island.

Please Note That COVID guidelines current at the time of the event will apply throughout

The Definitive Hayling Island Music Festival 2021

The Definitive Hayling Island Music Festival 2021

The event is organised by Kevin Swinburn and lots of local groups and singers flock to take part in it.

In 2019 an alliance with Hayling Lions was formed so the community could

benefit from any donations raised.

Please refer to haylinglions.co.uk for

details of the Lions and the clubs aims, objectives and activities.

The aim of Hi-Fest is to have fun! 

A full weekend of diverse music and entertainment with a strong ‘community’ theme.

The event is organised by Kevin Swinburn and lots of local groups and singers flock to take part in it.

In 2019 an alliance with Hayling Lions was formed so the community could

benefit from any donations raised.

Please refer to haylinglions.co.uk for

details of the Lions and the clubs aims, objectives and activities.

The aim of Hi-Fest is to have fun! 

A full weekend of diverse music and entertainment with a strong ‘community’ theme.

The date has now been set for this year's Hi-Fest 2021 weekend which will

be held on Saturday 24th  and Sunday 25th July. 

Once again the festival charity is the Hayling Island Lions whose members have worked tirelessly to help the local community over the pandemic.

Kevin is working very closely with the Hayling Lions and local businesses and we are focused on gaining wider support from local residents of Hayling and the surrounding areas.

Over 70 local groups and singers from many genres of music have already expressed their interest in taking part in this years event. 

Local businesses have approached us to be part of the weekend and provide a stage for the rich talent and enthusiastic entertainers at their pubs and venues so we are off to a flying start! 

Come & join us  for a fun weekend.

The date has now been set for this year's Hi-Fest 2021 weekend which will

be held on Saturday 24th  and Sunday 25th July. 

Once again the festival charity is the Hayling Island Lions whose members have worked tirelessly to help the local community over the pandemic.

Kevin is working very closely with the Hayling Lions and local businesses and we are focused on gaining wider support from local residents of Hayling and the surrounding areas.

Over 70 local groups and singers from many genres of music have already expressed their interest in taking part in this years event. 

Local businesses have approached us to be part of the weekend and provide a stage for the rich talent and enthusiastic entertainers at their pubs and venues so we are off to a flying start! 

Come & join us  for a fun weekend.

HI Fest 2021

HI Fest 2021

Artists From Various Musical Genres

Artists From Various Musical Genres

Kevin will be bringing together a range of hugely talented musicians from a musically diverse origins, so you are guaranteed to find a gig that you know you'll like and likely to discover a new style of song or melody that have never been exposed to before and wondered how you coped without it!

We'll be announcing the artists here as they sign up

Kevin will be bringing together a range of hugely talented musicians from a musically diverse origins, so you are guaranteed to find a gig that you know you'll like and likely to discover a new style of song or melody that have never been exposed to before and wondered how you coped without it!

We'll be announcing the artists here as they sign up

Details and a programme of activities are progressing. 

However, the following venues are already actively involved. 

Call in, enjoy a drink and chat about Hi-Fest-help create the buzz.

Below are the list of our current venues

Details and a programme of activities are progressing. 

However, the following venues are already actively involved. 

Call in, enjoy a drink and chat about Hi-Fest-help create the buzz.

Below are the list of our current venues

Venues For Hayling Island Music Festival 2021

Venues For Hayling Island Music Festival 2021

Fantastic local pub on the Sea Front

The Lifeboat Inn

Seafront, 

Hayling Island 

PO11 9HL

https://www.lifeboatinnhaylingpub.co.uk/

023 9263 7625

Fantastic local pub on the Sea Front

The Lifeboat Inn

Seafront, 

Hayling Island 

PO11 9HL

https://www.lifeboatinnhaylingpub.co.uk/

023 9263 7625

Delightful 19th Century Tavern On The Beach

The Olive Leaf

48 Sea Front, 

Hayling Island 

PO11 9HL

https://oliveleafhaylingisland.co.uk

023 9246 0909

Delightful 19th Century Tavern On The Beach

The Olive Leaf

48 Sea Front, 

Hayling Island 

PO11 9HL

https://oliveleafhaylingisland.co.uk

023 9246 0909

Great Pub With Great Sports & A Beer Garden

The West Town Inn

52 Station Rd

Hayling Island 

PO11 0EL

https://www.lifeboatinnhaylingpub.co.uk/

023 9246 1938

Great Pub With Great Sports & A Beer Garden

The West Town Inn

52 Station Rd

Hayling Island 

PO11 0EL

https://www.lifeboatinnhaylingpub.co.uk/

023 9246 1938

Warm Welcoming Family Run Pub On Hayling

The Hayling billy

139 Elm Grove, 

Hayling Island 

PO11 9ED

https://www.facebook.com/TheHaylingBilly/

023 9311 6888

Warm Welcoming Family Run Pub On Hayling

The Hayling billy

139 Elm Grove, 

Hayling Island 

PO11 9ED

https://www.facebook.com/TheHaylingBilly/

023 9311 6888

Seafront Coffee Shop Serving Delicious Coffee, Bacon Baps and Burgers

Pebble Beach Coffee Shop

18-20 Sea Front, 

Hayling Island 

PO11 9HL

https://www.facebook.com/Pebble-Beach-coffee-shop-109417244134111/

07813 707524

Seafront Coffee Shop Serving Delicious Coffee, Bacon Baps and Burgers

Pebble Beach Coffee Shop

18-20 Sea Front, 

Hayling Island 

PO11 9HL

https://www.facebook.com/Pebble-Beach-coffee-shop-109417244134111/

07813 707524

The Charity

The Charity

As in 2019, members of Hayling Lions will be on hand to receive your donations to put back into the community of Hayling Island.

Purchases will include T-Shirts and Wrist Bands with no obligation to buy, but some great incentives !

Remember- THIS IS A FREE EVENT so giving is part of the fun !

Turn up at the event, contact us for updates and share the fun.

As in 2019, members of Hayling Lions will be on hand to receive your donations to put back into the community of Hayling Island.

Purchases will include T-Shirts and Wrist Bands with no obligation to buy, but some great incentives !

Remember- THIS IS A FREE EVENT so giving is part of the fun !

Turn up at the event, contact us for updates and share the fun.

Family Owned Bar Serving Tasty Street Food Tapas, Cheeses, Fish, Mussels - You Get The Idea!

Ralphs Wine Gin & Tapas Bar

22 C, Elm Grove, 

Hayling Island 

PO11 9EF

https://www.ralphs-bar.co.uk/

02392 467877

Family Owned Bar Serving Tasty Street Food Tapas, Cheeses, Fish, Mussels - You Get The Idea!

Ralphs Wine Gin & Tapas Bar

22 C, Elm Grove, 

Hayling Island 

PO11 9EF

https://www.ralphs-bar.co.uk/

02392 467877

Over 70 Delicious Flavours To Try Delve Into!

Virdee’s Ice Cream & Pizza Parlour

12 Rails Ln, 

Hayling Island 

PO11 9LL

https://virdeesicecream.co.uk

02393 076702

Over 70 Delicious Flavours To Try Delve Into!

Virdee’s Ice Cream & Pizza Parlour

12 Rails Ln, 

Hayling Island 

PO11 9LL

https://virdeesicecream.co.uk

02393 076702

"This is a wonderful opportunity to get some live music back into our lives whilst supporting our hard pressed local pubs and businesses" said Alan Hutchinson, on behalf of the Lions. 'Make a note of the dates in your diary!'

"This is a wonderful opportunity to get some live music back into our lives whilst supporting our hard pressed local pubs and businesses" said Alan Hutchinson, on behalf of the Lions. 'Make a note of the dates in your diary!'

Currently Signed Up To Play For You Are:

Currently Signed Up To Play For You Are:

John Meriton

Mark Handley and the Bone Idols

Lee Ainsleys Blues Storm

Scott Hodges

Going Back

Sidetracked

Brit Pop Invasion

Gary O Connor Band

Lifeboat Strummers

Mary Red

The Islanders

Battle in Progress

Chevy 55

Rock and Roll Hoodlums

Jane and the Jam Factory

Chelsea Chick

Geraldine Swain

King Rollo duo

5 Fingers Short

Talebearer

Sykick Surfers

Tim Cheatle

Olivia Stevens

The Jahr

Off the Record

Simon Stephens

TS and the Young Blades

Mark Thompson-Smith

Groovy Duvet

Sophie and the Velvet Whiskers

The Dead Authors

Billy Pearce

Dave Allen and friends

Blokezone

Three Adrift

Mick Catlin

Dustbowl Dance.

John Meriton

Mark Handley and the Bone Idols

Lee Ainsleys Blues Storm

Scott Hodges

Going Back

Sidetracked

Brit Pop Invasion

Gary O Connor Band

Lifeboat Strummers

Mary Red

The Islanders

Battle in Progress

Chevy 55

Rock and Roll Hoodlums

Jane and the Jam Factory

Chelsea Chick

Geraldine Swain

King Rollo duo

5 Fingers Short

Talebearer

Sykick Surfers

Tim Cheatle

Olivia Stevens

The Jahr

Off the Record

Simon Stephens

TS and the Young Blades

Mark Thompson-Smith

Groovy Duvet

Sophie and the Velvet Whiskers

The Dead Authors

Billy Pearce

Dave Allen and friends

Blokezone

Three Adrift

Mick Catlin

Dustbowl Dance.

Marinaded In Sarcasm

High Heel Shoes & The Blues.

Fareham Acoustic Band.

Jac Weston.

Bernard Morley.

Sedge Seymour.

Alien Greystar

Stryke

The Lightning Slingers

Beale Street

The Southsea Skiffle Orchestra

Charlotte Neal and Markus Smith.

Just Karen.The Walker Broad Band.

Andy Broad

Tom and Josh.

Listen Up

Lauren Keenan

Savannah Hack

Splinter

Fool Moon

Nellie Fraser

JT and Steve.

Just Sam

Spinnaker Shanty.

Graham Cook.

The Two of Us

Jeremy C Todd.

Shine4U

The Tonic Ska Choir

Graham and Tony.

Cool Fire

Megan Linford.

Class of 69

Vernons Friends.

Ukes of Wallington

Marinaded In Sarcasm

High Heel Shoes & The Blues.

Fareham Acoustic Band.

Jac Weston.

Bernard Morley.

Sedge Seymour.

Alien Greystar

Stryke

The Lightning Slingers

Beale Street

The Southsea Skiffle Orchestra

Charlotte Neal and Markus Smith.

Just Karen.The Walker Broad Band.

Andy Broad

Tom and Josh.

Listen Up

Lauren Keenan

Savannah Hack

Splinter

Fool Moon

Nellie Fraser

JT and Steve.

Just Sam

Spinnaker Shanty.

Graham Cook.

The Two of Us

Jeremy C Todd.

Shine4U

The Tonic Ska Choir

Graham and Tony.

Cool Fire

Megan Linford.

Class of 69

Vernons Friends.

Ukes of Wallington

Special Announcement

On Friday 23rd July the superb band

THE WALL OF FLOYD 

Will be entertaining Hayling's luckiest at the Community Centre. 

Although part of HI-Fest this is a ticketed event. 

Limited tickets can only be purchased at the Community Centre and are strictly controlled.

Experience the music of PINK FLOYD as it was meant to be played. 

Backed by their famous light show and latest audio technology, some of the finest musicians in the UK are displaying their talents.

Support artists are regular HI-Fest entertainers.

This event is not to be missed - get your tickets soon!

Special Announcement

On Friday 23rd July the superb band

THE WALL OF FLOYD 

Will be entertaining Hayling's luckiest at the Community Centre. 

Although part of HI-Fest this is a ticketed event. 

Limited tickets can only be purchased at the Community Centre and are strictly controlled.

Experience the music of PINK FLOYD as it was meant to be played. 

Backed by their famous light show and latest audio technology, some of the finest musicians in the UK are displaying their talents.

Support artists are regular HI-Fest entertainers.

This event is not to be missed - get your tickets soon!

EVENT PROGRAMMES ON SALE AT ALL VENUES FOR £1 !!  Wall of Floyd bonus to be announced - get your tickets now at the Community Centre !

EVENT PROGRAMMES ON SALE AT ALL VENUES FOR £1 !!  Wall of Floyd bonus to be announced - get your tickets now at the Community Centre !