What’s On

2020 was going to be the Year of DJ Parties at The Oak, featuring the likes of Frolic / Lazy Susan / Fruitful Sounds / Original 45ers / Femme Brulee / Beats Workin’ / Danny Webb & Natty G / Mitch & Max / Bambo Hardwire …

We will also planned to put on a series of special Live Music nights, both #UpstairsatTheOak and in the Main Bar

Unfortunately, this was all cut short in March. But as soon as we can, we will be back! #LetTheMusicPlay

 

On Friday 24th January, DJ Julian Jules will be rolling in his sound system and bringing you an eclectic selection of musical joy. Bring your dancin’ feet!

 

Big 404 and 25ThC bring the Party back to The Royal Oak, with a stack of 7″ vinyl.
Expect everything from Funk, Reggae and Soul to Hip Hop, Rock n Roll, Latin, and D&B … with a handful of mash-up’s and re-edits thrown in for good measure!
Saturday 1st February

 

Our Home is Alight!                                                                                                                                                                          The creative and musical tribes of Lewes have pulled together to put on this amazing all-day event to help raise funds for grass-roots charities in Australia. Starting at 2.30pm there will be arts and crafts stalls and a packed music programme featuring Dog of Man, The Dead Reads, Junkyard Choir, The Hidden, Dr BlueGrass & the IllBilly 8 and The Contenders!

 

Saturday 15th February and we have Grog Machine and Into the Blue Live #UpstairsatTheOak. We are delighted to be giving theses two young, local bands the chance to showcase their skills. Please come along and show them some support

 

Latin beats and Balearic treats … we are delighted to welcome back Los Twangueros!                                                        Live in the Bar on Saturday 22nd February from 8pm

 

Not one, not two, but THREE bands live #UpstairsatTheOak
Sweet Onions / The Manatees / Ibex … Saturday 29th February

 

Saturday 29th February, and we’re getting Fruity at The Oak. DJs Nick Carling & Danny Webb bring the party to the Main Bar with a strictly vinyl selection of Soul, Disco & House bangers!

 

Sunday 1st March – wind down the weekend with a Sunday night selection of Latin & Swing performed Live in the Main Bar

 

Saturday March 7th – Beats Workin’ with DJ Julian Jules

 

Woo-hoo, we are TWO!
Join us as we celebrate our second birthday with a two floor Lazy Frolic takeover!

*** Sorry, this Event has been cancelled due to COVID-19 ***

 

Saturday April 4th sees the return of the irrepressible Original 45ers!

*** Sorry, this Event has been cancelled due to COVID-19 ***

 

Thursday April 9th – a super, special acoustic set with the fabulous Sepia Shadows live in the Bar from 8pm.       Not to be missed

*** Sorry, this Event has been cancelled due to COVID-19 ***

 

Who’s ready for a Femme Brulée  party? Hell yeah!                                                                                                     Saturday April 18th

*** Sorry, this Event has been cancelled due to COVID-19 ***

 

We are delighted to welcome back the Stevie Watts Trio for a night of funk and soul based Live Music in the bar from 9pm.                                                                                                                                                                                      Friday 24th April

*** Sorry, this Event has been cancelled due to COVID-19 ***

 

Saturday 25th April, and and it’s time to get Fruity at again The Oak. DJs Nick Carling & Danny Webb bring the party to the Main Bar with a strictly vinyl selection of Soul, Disco & House bangers!

*** Sorry, this Event has been cancelled due to COVID-19 ***

 

Saturday May 2nd – DJ Night. Details tbc

 

Something a bit special this week, as we welcome back Brighton based Ska / Dub outfit DUBIOUS ROOTS, who bring a contagious reggae vibe mixed with feel good grooves & dub tones! Not to be missed!                           Saturday 9th May from 8pm #UpstairsatTheOak

*** Sorry, this Event has been cancelled due to COVID-19 ***

As part of their UK Tour, we are delighted to welcome Americana’s finest Good Luck Mountain and Spottiswoode who will be playing #UpstairsatTheOak on Saturday May 16th. Opening for them will be the excellent Koan Brothers. Should be quite a night!

*** Sorry, this Event has been cancelled due to COVID-19 ***

 

Saturday June 6th and we have a Lazy Frolic Two Floor Takeover!                                                                                  Frolic up top
Lazy Susan in the Main Bar
There ain’t no party like an Oak Party!

*** Sorry, this Event has been cancelled due to COVID-19 ***

 

We are delighted to welcome back the Stevie Watts Trio for another night of funk and soul based Live Music in the bar from 9pm.                                                                                                                                                                                      Friday 12th June

*** Sorry, this Event has been cancelled due to COVID-19 ***

 

Saturday July 4th, and it’s those Orginal 45ers back to surprise and delight you! Big 404 and 25ThC bring the Party to The Royal Oak, with a stack of 7″ vinyl.
Expect everything from Funk, Reggae and Soul to Hip Hop, Rock n Roll, Latin, and D&B … with a handful of mash-up’s and re-edits thrown in for good measure!

*** Sorry, this Event has been cancelled due to COVID-19 ***

 

The all-female Femme Brulée DJ Collective sure know how to bring the party!
Expect an eclectic set full of party bangers and dance classics.
Don’t expect to spend much time sitting down! Saturday 1st August

*** Sorry, this Event has been cancelled due to COVID-19 ***

 

Saturday September 5th – DJ Night. Details tbc

*** Sorry, this Event has been cancelled due to COVID-19 ***

From the O to the S, it’s the Original 45ers back to tease and please you with a bag full of 7″ magic!                   Saturday October 3rd

*** Sorry, this Event has been cancelled due to COVID-19 ***

 

Saturday November 7th – DJ Night. Details tbc

*** Sorry, this Event has been cancelled due to COVID-19 ***

Saturday 5th December sees another of our legendary Lazy Frolic Two Floor Takeovers!

Frolic up top
Lazy Susan in the Main Bar
Start December as you mean to go on.
There ain’t no party like an Oak Party!

*** Sorry, this Event has been cancelled due to COVID-19 ***

It’s the last weekend before Christmas … so let’s PAAAARRTTYYYY! And who better to provide the tunes than the fabulous Femme Brulée. All killer, no filler! Boom!

*** Sorry, this Event has been cancelled due to COVID-19 ***

 

‘Cocktail Hour’ at The Oak just got better.                                                                                                                                      6-8pm Wednesday & Thursday … and 25% off