Events Around Boxgrove

Today to Thu 23 May, closest first.    

More details - Scale Model Show at Tangmere Military Aviation Museum
The second ever scale model show is being held at the famous Battle of Britain airfield museum on saturday 4th May 2019 hosted by the resident club: Tangmere Sector Modellers IPMS. Its bigger and better than last year with over 20 scale model clubs and traders displaying at the event.
Gamecock Terrace, Tangmere, Chichester Gamecock Terrace, Tangmere, Chichester Tangmere Military Aviation Museum Gamecock Terrace Tangmere
Sat 4 May 19

More details - Opening Saturday
Enjoy quality racing at the world’s most beautiful racecourse as Goodwood’s season gets off to a flying start with an action-packed afternoon on the picturesque South Downs. Tickets from £12. Under 18s go free. Visit for tickets.
Goodwood Racecourse, Selhurst park road, Chichester
Sat 4 May 19

More details - May Festival, featuring the Goodwood Food Show
Featuring a fabulous combination of thrilling racing, award-winning food and expert demonstrations from Michelin Star chefs, May Festival is a hub of culinary entertainment. Visit us to enjoy a bustling food market, delicious samples and home-grown talent on the South Downs. Tickets from £20. Under 18s go free.
Goodwood Racecourse, Selhurst park road, Chichester
Thu 23 May 19 to Sat 25 May

More details - Fabled Coast Conference
Taking its name from Sophia Kingshill’s and Jennifer Westwood’s seminal book The Fabled Coast, this conference seeks to explore the abundance of folktales, legends, myths, songs and re-imaginings associated with coastal areas and maritime traditions and practices around the world.
Cloisters, Bishop Otter Campus, University of Chichester College Lane
Sat 27 Apr 19

More details - Macbeth @ Chichester
“By the pricking of my thumbs, something wicked this way comes.” We return in 2019 with our telling of Shakespeare’s haunting tragedy, Macbeth. The play’s original language combines with traditional Scottish Gaelic, choral song and live music in this beautiful adaptation.
The Guildhall Priory Park Priory Road Chichester West Sussex
Sun 5 May 19

More details - Macbeth - Theatre Production
’By the pricking of my thumbs, something wicked this way comes...’ Three figures meet. They know things; far more than the average man. The things they have seen, have done... but tonight... tonight they will create their greatest progeny and release hell itself...
the Guildhall Priory Park Priory Road Chichester
Sun 5 May 19

More details - Oxmarket Preview of Chichester Open Studios Art Trail 2019
A taster event showing work by all 160 artists to help visitors choose which Venues to visit during the Chichester Open Art Trail 2019 which runs during the first two weekends in May. Trail Guides available from the Oxmarket and other central locations from April.
Oxmarket Centre of Arts, St Andrews Court, East St, Chichester
Today to Sun 28 Apr

More details - Chichester Open Studios Art Trail 2019
The 2019 Chichester Open Studios Art Trail sees 160 artists exhibiting a wide range of work across 127 Venues in and around the City of Chichester and surrounding areas during the first two weekends in May.
City, Downs, Harbour, Peninsula and Regis Trails; visitors can explore one Trail at a time, or hop around Venues as they choose
Sat 4 May 19

More details - Pencils, Paint, Process & Performance
Set and Costume Designer Ryan Dawson Laight discusses ’Pencils, Paint, Process & Performance’ at The Novium Museum.
The Novium Museum Tower Street Chichester West Sussex
Thu 16 May 19

More details - Swords & Sandals: Hollywood's Ancient World
Join us after the museum closes where you can enjoy the chance to view our headline exhibition, Hollywood Rome: Reel Life in the Ancient World, then join Keith Lodwick, Curator - Theatre & Performance at the Victoria & Albert Museum for a discussion on Hollywood Rome.
The Novium Museum Tower Street Chichester
Thu 16 May 19

More details - Wellness at the Barn
Our summer event is a Retreat Day for you with some Fabulous Summer Shopping from handpicked Rare Brands. Come on either day, whichever date works for your diary, the event opens at 9am and closes at 5pm each day. Come for the day and choose from two ticket options!
Farbridge Barns, Chichester
Wed 15 May 19 and Thu 16 May

More details - Dramatis presents...An Evening Soirée
In celebration of their first anniversary, Dramatis community drama school is holding an evening of after-dinner entertainment at the Jeneses Arts Centre.
Jeneses Arts Centre, Linden Road, Bognor Regis

More details - Plant Sale in aid of Chestnut Tree House Children's Hospice
Come and join us for our ever popular Plant Sale, and why not join your friends afterwards for delicious home-made cake and coffee. Come early to avoid disappointment!
St Mary’s Centre, Grassmere Close, Felpham
Thu 9 May 19

More details - Shepherds Cottage - Open Garden for NGS
A compact terraced garden using the borrowed landscape of Kingley Vale in the South Downs. The s-facing flint stone cottage (not open) is surrounded by a Purbeck stone terrace with lush planting schemes. The upper beds are planted with a profusion of tulips, alliums, roses, verbascum and lilies.
Shepherds Cottage, Chichester
Sun 19 May 19 and Mon 20 May

More details - Annual Tulip Festival
Every year at Arundel Castle spring is welcomed in by the Annual Tulip Festival when tens of thousands of the flowers burst into bloom throughout the beautiful and extensive walled Gardens. Last year’s display was the largest to date, featuring more than 60,000 tulips and 120 named varieties.
Arundel Castle
Today to Sun 26 May

More details - Plant Fairs Roadshow Spring Plant Fair and Tulip Festival
Over twenty specialist nurseries, offering an amazing range of locally grown, garden-worthy and often unusual plants. In addition we have our own Plant Doctor who can be consulted for all your gardening and plant problems, can also advise on plant selection.
Arundel Castle, Arundel, W.Sussex
Sun 28 Apr 19

More details - Spring Plant Fair
Calling all avid gardeners! Spring has sprung at Arundel Castle with an unmissable date to add to your diary. On 28 April, within the breath-taking grounds, more than 20 specialist nurseries will gather for the Castle’s Spring Plant Fair.
Arundel Castle
Sun 28 Apr 19

More details - Allium Extravaganza
Thousands of pom-pom headed alliums will burst into bloom with magnificent bursts of purple, white, and amethyst hues in May and June at Arundel Castle’s unmissable Allium Extravaganza. Alliums are part of the humble onion family and are a firm favourite of the nation’s gardeners.
Arundel Castle
Wed 15 May 19 to Sat 15 Jun

More details - Bignor Park - Open Garden for NGS
11 acres of peaceful garden to explore with magnificent views of the South Downs. Interesting trees, shrubs, wild flower areas, with swathes of daffodils in spring. The walled flower garden has been replanted with herbaceous borders. Temple, Greek loggia, Zen pond and unusual sculptures.
Bignor Park, Pulborough
Tue 14 May

More details - Evening Bat Walk
Explore the reserve with WWT guide for sights and sounds of pips, Daubenton’s, noctule and serotine bats. Over 16 years only.
Arundel Wetland Centre, Mill Road, Arundel

More details - Batty about Bats
Join us for a fun, family friendly bat walk experience. Play the Bat - Moth game, visit bat hotspots around the reserve watch the bats feeding over the lagoon.
Arundel Wetland Centre, Mill Road, Arundel
Sat 27 Apr 19

More details - Begin Wood Carving Workshop
Learn to carve a beautiful bird in this popular workshop. Tools, paint and a roughed out wood block are provided.
Arundel Wetlands Centre, Mill Road, Arundel
Sat 27 Apr 19

More details - Chichester Harbour Conservancy Open Day
Join Chichester Harbour Conservancy for their Open Day on Saturday 27th April and see what’s involved in running a busy leisure harbour that is also an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. There’ll be lots for sailors and landlubbers alike!
The Harbour Office, Itchenor
Sat 27 Apr 19

More details - Cookscroft - Open Garden for NGS
A garden for all seasons which delights the visitor. Started in 1988, it features cottage, woodland and Japanese style gardens, water features and borders of perennials with a particular emphasis on southern hemisphere plants. Unusual plants for the plantsman to enjoy, many grown from seed.
Cookscroft, Chichester
Sat 11 May, Wed 15 May

More details - The Grange Monthly Market
Collectables, Retro, Curios, crafts, Plants, Small Furniture, Bric-a-Brac, Jewellery and lots more. Car Park free for first 2 hours - café on site - free admission.
The Grange Centre, Bepton Road, Midhurst
Sat 18 May, Sat 15 Jun

Things to do in Boxgrove