11am - 7pm
Luxford Field – Free Event
Weald on the Field takes place on Luxford Field, Uckfield. This fabulous event is fun for all the family with local artisan crafts and food, street food, and pop-up bars. Add to that children’s entertainment and live music from local bands and you have a great day out for all the family.
An event definitely not to be missed!
Food and Drink
To get your tastebuds tingling we will have:
Thai food from Yen Thai. Greek food, Mexican Street Food from Holy Guacamole, Dirty Burgers and Loaded Fries from OX Burger, Fried Chicken and Confit Duck from Barnyard Birds, Wood-fired pizzas from Pioppi Pizza, Cakes and Bakes from Crumbs & Treacle, Pies from Podgy Pieman and Cookies from The Cookie Pod
And you can wash it all down with Sussex Real Ale and more from Orange Beach Bar, Bignose and Beardy – Real Sussex Cider and Vinegar, Vermouth from In The Loop, English Wine from Dillions Vineyard and Coffee from Cushty Coffee.
There should be something to please everyone.
Fun for all the family
In addition to the food and drink there are numerous attractions to keep the children amused. We have face painting and glitter designs with Fayz face painting and Afrodite Hair & Design, activities with Sand Art, Creation Station, and more energetic fun in the teacup ride, and bungee ride so lots for those little ones to do.
The music line-up
The live music begins at 12noon and we have a very talented line up which should offer something for everyone to get their feet moving. Headlining the event this year is The Kavemen – they topped the Hastings Beer & Music Festival stage in 2022, and are regularly seen performing at venues across East Sussex with a wide mix of cover songs from rock and roll to a little bit of pop and snap in the mix. They will make sure your hands clap and your feet tap!
The full line-up is as follows:
12:00 The Management Duo – Dudley and Mike. Each with 20 years’ experience as rock musicians playing around the world! Playing mostly singer/songwriter material from the 60s and 70s.
13:00 Pentacle Drummers – Returning for a second year, we bring you the Lords of the Earthen Drums. Based in Eastbourne they are a fantastic drumming group ready to entertain the crowds.
13:30 Midnight Cannonball – Acoustic Duo
14:30 Pentacle Drummers
15:00 Dynamite – One of the finest cover bands in Sussex
16:30 All Their Kings Fall – All Their Kings Fall are a five piece rock band based in Crowborough and started life 12 months pre lockdown, and after a short hiatus came back with a fresh line-up in 2022. Performing live at The Forum and the White Rock Theatre they have released a few songs on download and continue to write and perform original songs along with those classic covers given their own vibe.
18:00 The Kavemen – They topped the Hastings Beer and Music Festival stage in 2022, and are regularly seen performing at venues across East Sussex with a wide mix of cover songs from rock and roll to a little bit of pop and snap in the mix.
Along with the free parking in Luxfords car park there will also be free spaces at the station car park courtesy of APCOA and Network Rail.
The Civic Centre and Luxfords Restaurant location:
The Civic Centre is located just off the High Street adjacent to the free public Luxford car park.
Heading up the hill (north) turn left off the High Street onto Civic Approach and the Civic Centre is straight ahead, accessed by steps or a ramp.
Follow the road into the free Luxford public car park (three hours maximum) or up to the top section where you can park for up to 10 hours.
Use TN22 1AL in your GPS devices.
Uckfield train station is situated at the bottom of the High Street.
On leaving the station, turn right and walk up the hill (north).
Turn left off the High Street onto Civic Approach and the Civic Centre is straight ahead, accessed by steps or a ramp.
Uckfield bus station is situated at the bottom of the town opposite the Tesco supermarket.
On leaving the bus station, cross the road via the pedestrian crossing and turn left and up a short flight of steps to access Tesco car park. The Civic Centre is located to the right of the Tesco store accessed via steps or a ramp.
Alternatively, cross the road via the pedestrian crossing and turn right to access the High Street. Proceed up the hill and then turn left off the High Street onto Civic Approach and the Civic Centre is straight ahead, accessed by steps or a ramp.
The Civic Centre is normally open at 8.00am to facilitate hirers’ access, but closing times vary according to room bookings and events.
The building is open to the public as part of the Wealden Community Toilet Scheme, Monday to Saturday from 9.00am to 5.00pm.
Luxfords Restaurant is open 9.30am to 3.00pm, Monday to Saturday and by arrangement for specific events.
The Civic Centre
Uckfield, East Sussex,
T: 01825 761659
T: 01825 762774
The booking office is open Monday to Thursday 9am to 5pm and Friday 9am to 4pm.
The Civic Centre strives to be fully accessible with a range of facilities to support you. We aim to make your visit a memorable experience with every need catered for.
Please call us with any specific requirements
The Civic Centre can be accessed via ramps from the direction of the High Street and from Tesco supermarket.
There is an automatic door providing access to the Civic Centre and there are disabled toilet facilities on the ground and first floors.
The first floor can be accessed via the customer lift.
There is an induction loop facility in the Weald Hall (where most events are held).
Please ask if you require additional assistance when visiting or booking and we will do everything we can to accommodate you.