What’s On at The Bluebird Inn


The 53 Stations of the Tokaido Road Exhibition

All day event

By Utagwa Hiroshige.

The Tokaido Road (meaning Eastern Sea Route) linked Imperial Kyoto in the east of Japan with Edo (Tokyo) in the west. Following the Pacific coastline, it provided a functional yet inspiring experience for those who travelled along it.

Utagawa Hiroshige first travelled the Tokaido Road in 1832, when he was part of an official procession transporting horses to the imperial court. During the journey, he sketched local people and travellers in a variety of landscapes and seasons, upon his return to Edo he created the collection of prints known as The Fifty-Three Stations of the Tokaido Road. The post stations featured in the series were created by the Japanese government in the 17th Century as resting places for travellers along the 500km route, which,

Sat 23rd -
Sun 18th
Dreamboats and Petticoats Musical

All day event

Special guest star Mark Wynter joins the cast in this feel-good show inspired by the latest release in the series of smash-hit, multimillion selling Dreamboats & Petticoats albums.

Bringing On Back The Good Times is filled with wit, charm and songs from the golden era of Rock 'n' Roll.

THE GOOD TIMES ARE BACK!

And so are Bobby, Laura, Sue, Norman, and the gang! It's time to shake off those blues and Rock 'n' Roll like never before!

Dreamboats & Petticoats features some of the greatest hit songs ever written from Roy Orbison, Eddie Cochran, The Drifters, The Supremes, Connie Francis, The Walker Brothers, and many, many more.

Tue 2nd -
Sat 6th