Event Time: 1.00pm to 3.00pm / Event Location: Rye Lodge Hotel, Rye, East Sussex

Champagne and Jazz on the Terrace

On Sunday 30th August, from 1pm–3pm, Rye Lodge Hotel is proud to welcome back the wonderful Dave Barrett trio for an afternoon of alfresco Jazz and Champagne on the terrace.

Dave Barrett TrioThe Dave Barrett Trio will be performing a wide repertoire of wonderful compositions from the great composers of the last century. This includes Cole Porter – Duke Ellington – Billy Strayhorn – Carlos Jobim – Harold Arlen, Rogers and Heart – Irving Berlin – George and Ira Gershwin – Jerome Kern – Jimmy Van Heusen – Hoagy Carmichael and many more….

During the afternoon our full Truly Scrumptious light lunch, cake, and afternoon tea menu will be available

Tickets are priced at £17.50 which include a glass of Champagne. Due to limited availability and the fact that this event was a sell out last year please book early to avoid disappointment. Tickets are available by contacting the hotel reception on 01797 223838 or emailing

Photo of Champagne and Jazz on the Terrace at Rye Lodge

Rye Jazz Fesival 2015

However this delightful afternoon is just a part of the acclaimed Rye International Jazz and Blues Festival. In it’s third year and gaining a fantastic reputation, the 2015 Festival takes place from 27-31 August encompassing the August Bank Holiday weekend.

Boutique and compact by design, the Rye Jazz Festival offers both variety and intimacy with live performances taking place at an array of venues in this historic town. Music genres include Jazz, Blues, Soul, Funk, Swing, Latin, Fusion and World Music. A full programme listing of all the events can be found here.

A special discount for Rye Lodge Guests

The organisers of The Rye International Jazz and Blues Festival have reserved a special discount of 15% off any of the ticketed headline festival concerts – just ask for the code at reception or if booking in advance (recommended) email with your booking reference number and we will email you the discount code. The discount code can be used when you book your festival tickets online at