Here we go again Herne Bay Rockers.

Dates/venues for 2019 are as follows

Angling Association Fri 09 Aug
Prince of Wales Sat 10 Aug
Divers Sun 11 Aug
Hampton Inn Mon 12 Aug
Rodneys Tues 13 Aug
Ship Wed 14 Aug–Acoustic Night
Heron Angling Thu 15 Aug –Acoustic Night
VIBE — Final

Fri 16 Aug

Note that for 2019 we have moved the final to the VIBE (used to be Talk of Town on the seafront) —  brilliant venue that holds 350 of you.

 If you want to enter 2019  competition please get in touch by email to  or contact us via our Facebook page

Competition has 2 sections   Bands     and Acoustic. We are open to any genre of music as long as it is LIVE and not from backing tracks.

We have 5 nights of Bands at 5  separate venues with 4 bands each night — the top 3 scoring Bands going forward to the HBR Final at the VIBE with the winners playing on the main stage at Herne Bay Festival

We also have 2 nights of Acoustic music with the winners  also playing on the main stage at Herne Bay Festival.

Details on the event organization / winners prices etc  can be found   here.


Find us on Facebook    at

Massive congratulations to  2018 winners HELLO GECKO  our band winner and to CORIN HARPER our acoustic winner.

Thank you to everyone who came along to support and make the competition such a huge success.