CDRA Gig on the Green

Crawley Down's premier annual community music event.

  • CDRA Gig on the Green 2024
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This event is organised and run by:


We would like to thank the following organisations in making this event a reality, without their support it could not happen:

2024 Platinum Sponsor
2024 Silver Sponsors
2024 Bronze Sponsors
2024 Event Supporters

 2024 Line Up 


Annie Gee


The Blue Moon Rose


Infinite Crisis


Rock Choir


Hit Play





Now in their 30th anniversary year, this fantastic local band fronted by Terry Sumner will be on stage to rock!


Headline - The Blunter Brothers

With 30 years experience in supplying reliability and top class performances. The band has been filling dancefloors since 1989 and has become established in the events entertainment industry as one of the premiere Classic Funk, Motown & Soul acts in the UK, performing at national venues including the Hammersmith Apollo with Stephen K Amos having been head hunted to be the House band for his ‘I Feel Good‘ National tour.
Alongside headlining with The Blunter Brothers ‘Funk, Motown & Soul Revue’ the band has supported many major acts including Edwin Starr, Sister Sledge, Ruby Turner, Rufus Thomas, Geno Washington as well as collaborating with members of George Clinton’s Parliament/Funkadelic and gigging with James Brown’s MD and Tenor Sax man Mr Pee Wee Ellis.

Key Information

When: Sat 27 July 2024
Location: Crawley Down Village Green

Doors Open: 12:30
Live Music: 13:00 - 22:55
Doors Close: 23:00

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To help fund this not-for-profit event, and ensure the capacity of the village green is not exceeded, the event is ticketed.

Tickets (Adult £12 / Child £6 / Infant £0) are available to purchase now! CDRA Members get half price tickets if bought online/phone by 9pm on 26th July 2024. If you live in the village you can become a member/renew in a few clicks 

Book now

 Click the button above to book your tickets.

Alternatively you can book by phoning 0333 666 3366 and saying you would like tickets for the "CDRA Gig on the Green 2023". Please note a telephone service fee of £2 applies to phone bookings in addition to any applicable booking fee.



Now in its fourth year, the CDRA Gig on the Green continues to grow. Born out of the pandemic, the gig brings our community together, in a way unlike other events we run.

This year we have a focus on local musicians, with some of the very best acts from the area performing. The day will be unforgettable so brace yourself for an amazing lineup performing through an incredible audio/visual setup. 

But it doesn't stop there! Indulge your taste buds with an array of mouthwatering food options that will satisfy every craving. With sizzling food, there will be plenty to keep you energised throughout the festivities.

For those seeking a little liquid delight, our fully stocked bar is ready. Whether you prefer wines, beers, or spirits, our bartenders will serve every drink with a smile to complement your experience. Raise a glass, toast to the good times, and let the celebration begin!

Don't miss out on this extraordinary event that promises to exceed all your expectations. Gather your friends, mark your calendars, and prepare to be blown away. Join us for an unforgettable celebration of music, delicious food, and endless entertainment. This year, we're raising the bar and setting the stage for an experience like no other. See you there!

The organisers 🤔

This event is run by the Crawley Down Residents Association (CDRA) & Creative Spark

The CDRA is a non-political and non-sectarian unincorporated association who operate in Crawley Down, West Sussex for the good of the local community.

Creative Spark are specialists in technical services, supporting events, venues, theatres, schools and more. The company is run by local residents Claire & Dan Terry.

Sponsor the gig 👍

Are you an organisation / company who wants to support this community event? Please get in touch today to sponsor this event!

In exchange for your money, your organisation / company will get lots of exposure locally both in advance of, and on the day of, the event! 

Click here to find out more here

Donate now 😃

If you would like to make a donation to the CDRA to support this event, in exchange for nothing more than a great event and our immense thanks, please click on the button below.

2024 Sponsors 🙏

PlatinumTo be announced!

Gold - To be announced!

Silver - To be announced!

Bronze - Portland Vets, S.P.M. Heating, & more to be announced! 

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