For over 15 years, Tony presented and hosted more than 30 sell-out Music Festivals at South Downs Holiday Village near Chichester. After South Downs closed its doors several years ago, Tony continued his ‘Festivals Of Hot Jazz, Big Band Swing, Cabaret & Dance’ for Warner’s Leisure Hotels and Isle Of Wight Tours.
People regularly travel from all over the UK – and even Sark, Luxembourg and New York! – to enjoy and indulge in some of the best music around and many have become great friends.
2017 and 2018 saw Warner’s Thorseby Hall, Gunton Hall and Cricket St Thomas continuing the Tony Jacobs Music Experience – selling out at each venue. This year (2019) Thorseby Hall in May sold out as did Cricket St Thomas in August. Gunton Hall (November) is already selling very well indeed. In 2020, he will be presenting Festivals at these venues AND Warner’s Littlecote House. Here are the dates:
Warner’s Littlecote House on February 17th/18th/19th/20th
Warner’s Thorseby Hall Hotel on May 11th/12th/13th/14th
Warner’s Cricket St Thomas on August 10th/11th/12th/13th
Warner’s Gunton Hall on November 2nd/3rd/4th/5th
Tony returns to Southsea’s Royal Beach Hotel for a ‘Twixmas’ Festival (December 27th, 28th and 29th) with another great line-up (including the Tuxedo Jazz Orchestra, the Temperance 7 and Mazaika) on the same dates in 2019. Bookings through Isle Of Wight Tours.
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Thorseby Hall (top) and Gunton Hall