Thank you

A huge thank you to everyone who came along to the Brighton fair last weekend. We were so lucky with the weather too! A great turn out of classic cars, loads of jukeboxes, pinballs and other great stalls. A jive competition hosted by Colin Tenn and great music from Greggi G, The Koolkatz, and The…

The Jukebox Jive Event – Sat 27th Oct 2018

Many of you stay over locally during the two days of our event so for Chessington this year we are hosting an evening gig. This will be a separately ticketed event held in the adjoining Chessington Sports Centre. Licensed bar, large dance floor, raffle and a few stalls. Tickets are available now via eventbrite –…

Get your barnet done at the fair!

This year at Brighton we welcome Treena’s Hair and Beauty. Treena will be offering vintage up do’s at £20. Visit her in The Prince Regent Room by Rosie’s tearoom. If you want to prebook a timeslot, email Treena on You can also follow her on Facebook at

Win Tickets via Ace Cafe

Ace Cafe London has 12 pairs of tickets to attend the forthcoming Jukebox & Retro Fair, to be held at Brighton Racecourse on Saturday 21st & Sunday 22nd April.   Displays include jukeboxes, coin ops, vintage clothing, shoes, diner furniture, neon’s, retro novelties, housewares, posters, music memorabilia, records, CD’s, Americana and much more!  There’s a…

Win Tickets via Angel Radio

Win tickets via Angel Radio. Dave Gamblen is still spinning the wax on Angel Radio’s ‘Cruising’ which can be heard every Sunday at 5.30pm

Win tickets via Radio Caroline

is the weekly Rock’n’Roll program on the legendary Radio Caroline. It’s presented by Dell Richardson, often assisted by Malcolm Minney, Dell’s wife Karen, or Rockin’ Jan. It’s on the air every Tuesday from 7pm – 10pm. (UK time). Dell plays the best classic and modern Rock’n’Roll and Rockabilly music, reads requests and dedications, plugs up-coming…

Music – Sunday 22nd April 2018

Come along on Sunday 22nd April and the live music will be from: Greggi G & His Crazy Gang The Hicksville Bombers (first time with us at the Brighton fair) Lianna Haynes plus Rockin’ Rebel DJ in between sets

Music – Saturday 21st April 2018

Come along on Saturday 21st April and the live music will be: Greggi G & His Crazy Gang The Vee 8’s Rockin’ Rebel DJ Lianna Haynes Look forward to seeing you!

Competition Jan 2018

Caption this photo for a chance to win a pair of tickets for the April 2018 fair. Either email or find this post on our facebook page and add your comment there Winner will be chosen on 31st Jan. Good luck!

In Memory of Johnny (Chester) Dowling 8th April 1948 – 21st April 2017

At our last Chessington Fair, Simon Edy wrote a great article on jukeboxes for us. We decided to make this a regular feature for our show guide asking people to write something of related interest to the rock n roll era. My immediate choice for the next article was to contact Chester Dowling. Chester, the…