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Our thanks to Steve Hopper for visiting us at Brighton and doing a broadcast about the fair.

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…

The Wall….

Win tickets by posing on “The Wall”. New for this fair if you are captured by the tiled wall in the car area whilst our lovely photographer Simon Callaghan is about, you could win tickets to our next event and be featured as one of our “caption this” competitions prior to our next event. We…

Photos of Brighton 2016 – Tag your friends on Facebook to help them win free tickets to the Chessington fair

Batches of great photos have been taken by: Sunny Day Photography Peter Stockwell Pete Th’Gretsch Please tag your friends on the facebook photos and we will choose one photo a month May – Oct. The tagged person will receive a pair of tickets for our Chessington fair.

Join us on Twitter!

Can you believe how the time has flown since the Chessington fair? Well the sun is shining and we’re two weekends away from the next Jukebox and Retro Fair at Brighton Racecourse. Please spread the word and join us on Twitter @jukeboxandretro so we can tweet to the whole of the UK! If tweeting about the fair…

Vintage Salon

Nicky our lovely lady from Brighton’s very own Pretty Pout Parlour, will be offering vintage style hair and make up in the Prince Regent Suite. Conveniently situated near the Vintage tea room, you can have a cup of tea whilst you get you get your hair done. To see Nicky’s wonderful styling and for more details…

We are featured in American Car Magazine This Month

Nice surprise today getting a copy of American Car magazine as they have kindly featured our Chessington 2013 fair. Obviously the focus is on the cars for them, but great that they’ve given us a mention and added our April dates to the feature so thanks guys!

Mr Dickie Bows

Just found a fantastic blog from Mr Dickie Bows re the April Brighton Fair – Thank you so much, it is so nice to hear that you’ve enjoyed the day! To read the blog and see more fab photos of the Brighton fair see Mr Dickie Bows offer dance classes in Essex and surrounding areas…

Vintage Styling with Pretty Pout Parlour at the Brighton Fair

Come and get the vintage look with Nicky at the Pretty Pout Vintage Parlour in the Prince Regent Suite (on the 2nd floor via lift). Prices from £6 – £40. If you want to book ahead then email Nicky at or pop up and see her at the fair!