Sunday, 29 May 2016

2016 - Arlington WEEKEND!

It's here again. Arlington gets Cajun is back. Last year was deemed to be the best yet, with £1000 raised for MS Society, but this year we're going to smash that!

The Cajun Dawgs and friends, Strum'n'Bass, Dave Beckett, Rough Chowder, Bar, BBQ. Arlington Village Hall, Arlington East Sussex. Come and join the Village of Arlington in the old Marquee in the Glebe field next to the Village Hall. There will be a bar-b-que (run by Demelza Hospice Care for Children ) and a bar.It all kicks off at 7pm, with laid back blues from Dave Beckett then rocking covers and originals from the very original duo Strum'n'Bass . Rough Chowder will segue seamlessly into the rocking Cajun Style finale from the Cajun Dawgs and friends.

The Glebe Field, Arlington Village Hall, East Sussex on Saturday 16 July 2016
Doors Open at 6:00PM
From 6:00PM to 11:00PM
Individual Ticket Price: £2.00 (under 16's) /  £8.00
Group Ticket Price: £20.00 (2 adults and 3 children)
Box Office: 07980 892072

Get tickets for Arlington Gets Cajun 2016 HERE


Arlington invites you to join us and for a weekend of
Art, Music, Picnics, Dancing, Church Service and more Picnics!

Throughout the weekend in the Village Hall
Free entry, 10.30am to 5pm
Late night opening Saturday 6-10.30pm

In the Village Hall field Saturday and Sunday 12 noon - Marquee if the weather is damp.

Saturday 12.00 - 5.00pm
Jim Tipler and Marylin Thomas
Charlie Tipler
Mike Aldridge
The Equatorial Group

ARLINGTON GETS CAJUN (Tickets £8 and £2)
Saturday 6.00pm - 11.00pm
Proceeds to MS Society
Dave Beckett
Rough Chowder
The Cajun Dawgs and Friends
BBQ run in aid of Demelza Childrens Hopsice

Sunday 10.00am in the Marquee
followed by Bring your own picnic and a special free event for the 5 parishes in the United Benefice featuring treasure hunt, dog agility, story telling, games and more

Saturday, 13 June 2015

Arlington Day 2015

Come along to Arlington Day 2015! Free events during the day including an Art & Craft Show , free live folk music presented by Folk is Not A Rude Word, a village picnic and in the evening there will be a bar and barbeque and the ticketed Arlington Gets Cajun event. Tickets from now!

Also, can you help get ready? We need barn marquee raising team. Call Jim if you can help on 24th. 01323 485153

Tuesday, 17 June 2014

Arlington Gets Cajun
The Cajun Dawgs, Jeremiah Longshanks, Dance Workshop with Satu Phillips, Bar, Bring your own picnic. Arlington Village Hall, Arlington East Sussex.

Come and join the Village of Arlington in the old Marquee in the Glebe field next to the Village Hall. We won't be doing food this year, so bring your own picnic. But there is a paying bar.

It all kicks off at 7pm, when you can eat your picnic either on a blanket in the field or in the marquee, listening to the awesome one man blues machine that is Jeremiah Longshanks (aka Jez Walker). Then have a go at the Cajun 2-step or waltz under the guidance of Satu. Finally rock out Cajun Style to the Cajun Dawgs and friends.
The Glebe Field, Arlington Village Hall, East Sussex on Saturday 19 July 2014
Doors Open at 7:00PM
From 7:00PM to 10:30PM
Ticket Price: £2.00 - £8.00
Box Office: 07980 892072

Sunday, 8 June 2014

Arlington Gets Cajun..again!!

Date for your diary - 19th July 2014.

The Cajun Dawgs and friends will return to get everyone up and dancing in the marquee next to the Arlington Village Hall. Tickets will be available soon - keep checking back here or on the Cajun Dawgs' website,, or email Jim.

Wednesday, 22 May 2013

Arlington Gets Cajun lll

[ Online ticket sales now ended - limited number of tickets available on the door ]

As part of Arlington Arts Festival 2013, the A Team (Arlington Team) are arranging another Cajun dance and music night.
Saturday 15th June, 7.30pm in the marquee next to Arlington village hall.
The Cajun Dawgs and friends (Dave Greene on steel guitar, Jez Walker on mouth organ, Jake on fiddle) Rough Chowder trio, cajun dance workshop with Satu Phillips,
Hot food included in ticket price £10 adults, £5 under 14's,

with thanks to Chris Pilkington

Please note that there MAY be road closures in Arlington by Abbots Wood so it is best to approach the village either from Wilmington or Berwick direction. If travelling from the Hailsham direction head towards Upper Dicker, turn left towards Berwick then left after the station towards Arlington.

with thanks to Chris Pilkington

Wednesday, 6 June 2012

Watch some of the performers and dancers at the Cajun Night - slightly
shakey start to the video because the dance floor was so packed! Great night.

Tuesday, 22 May 2012

Why Arlington Day?

Here in Arlington we have so much to be thankful for -
but 2012 is special in many different ways
and we'd love you to be involved.

So much to celebrate:
Queen's Diamond Jubilee
40 Years of the Bluebell Walk
25 Years of the Village Hall
40 Years of the Produce Show
40 Years of the Harvest Supper