Yes the fair is going ahead! It’s 5 days to Ardingly Jukebox & Retro Fair, we’ve got a full day of music, a great tearoom and bar, it’s covid secure and we’re wearing PPE. On arrival please come in via The North Gate. N.B. Classics please make your way to the green gate which is…

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…


Win tickets to the Brighton Jukebox & Retro Fair with Radio Caroline. Join Dell Richardson on his Good Rockin’ Tonight Show Tuesdays 7pm – 10pm.

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…

Why aren’t you at the fair today?

Hey, if you’re reading this, did you forget to come or simply planning to see us tomorrow? Check out our FB page as I am sure Pete will be loading up some great photos as soon as he can…. Hope to see you  later today or tomorrow.

Chessington Flyers

We now have LOADS of flyers ready to go for our Chessington Fair. If you can help with distribution at any rockin’ event you are going to, please email your name and address and I can post some to you. Have a great weekend!

Food & Drink at the April Fair

New for this year Caddy & Candy – Vintage Tea Rooms on the 2nd floor in the Prince Regent Suite where you can get a nice cup of tea and a slice of cake served in the old fashioned way. The Cafe across from the forecourt is also open as usual for tea/coffee, light snacks…

Trending on Twitter? #jukeboxandretro

Hi All Now heres a challenge for you. Lets see if we can get the jukebox and retro fair trending on Twitter. On all of your tweets, please add #jukeboxandretro Lets see how far the news can spread. xxx