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Shake and Stir Vintage Festival

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The locally renowned Original Shake and Stir Vintage Festival once again returns to the Christchurch area. Jump, jive and twist to the themed music and enjoy the local food and drink on offer, amongst vintage cars and bikes, as well as trade stalls. Enjoy the atmosphere of the 50s and 60s with fellow mods and rockers on Southbourne Beach!


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Event date & time

Friday 29th June 2018 - Sunday 1st July 2018


Southbourne Grove, Southbourne, Dorset, BH6 3QT

Event date & time

Friday 29th June 2018 - Sunday 1st July 2018

Map of the Event

Friday Night at the Ludo Lounge

Come to the Ludo Lounge on Friday 29th for a great line up of rock and roll, rockabilly, rythm and blues and more, from Larry Adam and the Rhythm Heirs and DJ Vernon.

Shake and Stir Vintage Festival

Mods and Rockers Breakfast

Bring your bike along and enjoy a special breakfast to start off your day!

When: Morning of Saturday 30th June

Where: Brewhouse and Kitchen

Shake and Stir Vintage Festival

Saturday 30th -

Enjoy live music from the 1920s to the 1970s, as well as plenty of colourful vintage stalls for your perusal.

You can also have your hair done at Pearl's Pinup Parlour.

Gin and craft beers will also be available. 

There will be plenty for the children, including face painting and glittery tattoos.

Don't forget your picninc blanket as there will be plenty of hot and cold food on offer.

Fisherman's Walk

11:10: Smooth and Swing with Paul Walker

12:30: Retro Rita

13:25: Jitterbug Live - dance classes!

14:00: Boss Vegas Hell Cats

15:15: Jitterbug Live - dance classes!

15:30: Swing Unlimited

17:10: Rip it Up


Saturday 30th -

Classic American cars and classic motorbikes will be on show for your pleasure

There will also be vintage fashion on sale from This is Vintage

This will be amongst pleny of other goods from local businesses including food and drinks

Southbourne Grove

11:00: Miss Annie

12:10: Fashion show by Bombshell Chic

12:30: Jitterbug Live - dance classes!

13:10: Smooth and Swing with Paul Walker and Susie Kimber

14:00: First Position Dance Group

14:30: Big Little Theatre School

15:15: Rip it Up

16:15: Jitterbug Jive - dance classes!

17:15: Out of Ashes

18:00: Mungo Jerry

20:00: Jesse Ray


Sunday 1st -

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang is coming to Shake and Stir, brought to you by the Bournemouth and Boscombe Light opera Theatre Company - celebrating the film's 50 year anniversary!

There will be over 60 trade stands, including plenty of street food, beer and gin.


Fisherman's Walk

11:00: Miss Ruby's Roadhouse Blues Band

12:00: Jitterbug Live - dance classes!

12:30: The Junco Shakers

13:30: Jitterbug Live - dance classes!

13:45: Fashion show from Bombshell Chic

14:10: The Blues Brothers

15:00: Raffle Prize Draw

15:15: Garry J Foley as Elvis!

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