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The Garden Show at Firle Place

Firle, Nr Lewes BN8 6LP 19 – 21 April 2024 10am – 5pm Daily Art, Design, Your Garden & You! Over 200 stalls:..... See more >
Firle Place Lewes East Sussex BN8 6LP
Today

Soco Artists Open IV

SoCo artists return to Hastings Arts Forum for their Spring exhibition. SoCo is a dynamic group of professional..... See more >
Hastings Arts Forum 20 Marine Court St Leonards on Sea TN38 0DX
Today, Tue 23 Apr to Sun 28 Apr

Midnight Moon

A crowd pleaser, Midnight Moon is just like you – bold, powerful and FUN. Learn easy art techniques from our talented..... See more >
Pinot & Picasso Brighton, Ground Floor, 127 Gloucester Road, Brighton BN1 4AF
Today

Neon Nights: You WIsh

The fun continues after dark with our Neon Nights paint and sip experience, where your creation glows under UV lights... See more >
Pinot & Picasso Brighton, Ground Floor, 127 Gloucester Road, Brighton BN1 4AF
Today, Sat 8 Jun

The Garden House - Open Garden for NGS

The Garden House - Open Garden for NGS One of Brightons secret gardens. We aim to provide year-round interest with trees, shrubs, herbaceous borders and..... See more >
The Garden House, Brighton BN1 4NT
Today

Join our choir in Eastbourne for a FREE taster session

Join our choir in Eastbourne for a FREE taster session Are you looking to join a choir? Your friendly local Eastbourne choir is run by singer/pianist Charlotte Nash... See more >
Victoria Baptist Church, Eldon Road, Eastbourne BN21 1UE
Mon 22 Apr, Wed 24 Apr, and more dates until Wed 19 Jun

Join our choir in Crowborough for a FREE taster session

Join our choir in Crowborough for a FREE taster session Are you looking to join a choir? The local Crowborough choir is run by vocal tutor Pippa Binham. Rock Choir is..... See more >
United Church, Croft Road, Crowborough TN6 1HA
Tue 23 Apr, Tue 30 Apr, and more dates until Tue 18 Jun

FREE taster session with the Brighton Rock Choir

FREE taster session with the Brighton Rock Choir If you have ever wondered 'are there any community choirs near me?' then the answer is firmly yes!... See more >
Withdean Sports Complex, Tongdean Lane, Brighton BN1 5JD
Tue 23 Apr, Tue 30 Apr, and more dates until Tue 18 Jun

Join our choir in Rye for a FREE taster session

Join our choir in Rye for a FREE taster session Do you want to find a choir near you? Your local Rye choir is run by vocal teacher Esther Jones. People who have..... See more >
Hub on Rye Hill, Kiln Drive, Rye TN31 7SQ
Tue 23 Apr, Tue 30 Apr, and more dates until Tue 4 Jun

FREE taster session with the Hastings Rock Choir

FREE taster session with the Hastings Rock Choir If you are wanting to join a choir you'll find a warm welcome with us in the Hastings Rock Choir... See more >
The Hastings Centre, The Ridge, Hastings TN34 2SA
Wed 24 Apr, Wed 8 May, and more dates until Wed 19 Jun

Eastbourne 6 aside football league

Leisure Leagues are delighted to announce the arrival of a brand new 6 a side football league in Eastbourne, starting... See more >
Eastbourne Sports Park, Cross Levels Way, Eastbourne BN21 2UF
Wed 24 Apr, Wed 1 May, and more dates until Wed 19 Jun

Kendal Mountain Tour 2024: Adventure Films + Guest Speaker

Prepare for an unforgettable night of adventure as the Kendal Mountain Tour 2024 comes to life! Join us on a journey..... See more >
The Old Market, Upper Market Street, Hove BN3 1AS
Thu 25 Apr

World’s End Pub: Midsummer Nights

Mentally, I’m on the boat. Bask in the warm Midsummer Night skies of orange and purple hues at Brighton’s World’s End..... See more >
Worlds End Pub, 60-61 London Rd Brighton BN1 4JE
Thu 25 Apr

FREE taster session with the Hove Rock Choir

FREE taster session with the Hove Rock Choir If you are pondering whether there is a 'pop or gospel choir near me' then you may be interested in the... See more >
Central United Reformed Church, Ventnor Villas, Hove BN3 3YF
Thu 25 Apr, Thu 2 May, and more dates until Thu 20 Jun

FREE taster session with the Lewes Rock Choir

FREE taster session with the Lewes Rock Choir If you have always wanted to join a choir locally, you can! Your local Lewes choir is run by East Sussex based..... See more >
Cliffe Hall, Cliffe High Street, Lewes BN7 2AH
Thu 25 Apr, Thu 2 May, and more dates until Thu 20 Jun
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Things to do around East Sussex

East Sussex, a picturesque county on the southeastern coast of England, offers a wide range of activities for a memorable day out. Whether you're interested in history, outdoor adventures, or cultural experiences, there's something for everyone. Let's explore some of the best things to do in East Sussex:

1. Royal Pavilion in Brighton:
- Begin your day by visiting the Royal Pavilion in Brighton. This exotic palace, built for King George IV, combines Regency grandeur with Indian and Chinese visual styles. Explore its colorful interiors, stunning gardens, and learn about its fascinating history.

2. The Lanes in Brighton:
- Afterward, wander through The Lanes, an area known for its eclectic mix of shops, boutiques, and restaurants. Explore the narrow alleys, discover unique treasures, and enjoy a meal at one of the charming eateries.

3. Seven Sisters Country Park:
- For nature enthusiasts, head to the Seven Sisters Country Park. Hike along the dramatic chalk cliffs, enjoy panoramic views of the English Channel, and spot wildlife. It's a great spot for picnics and photography.

4. Battle Abbey and Battlefield:
- Visit Battle Abbey and Battlefield, where the historic Battle of Hastings took place in 1066. Explore the abbey ruins, learn about the Norman Conquest, and enjoy the serene surroundings.

5. Hastings Old Town:
- Explore Hastings Old Town, a charming area with cobbled streets, historic buildings, and fishing boats. Visit the Fishermen's Museum, stroll along the seafront, and enjoy fresh seafood.

6. Rye:
- Discover the medieval town of Rye, known for its preserved architecture and quaint streets. Climb to the top of St. Mary's Church for panoramic views of the surrounding countryside¹.

7. Bodiam Castle:
- Head to Bodiam Castle, a 14th-century moated castle surrounded by lush greenery. Explore its towers, drawbridge, and picturesque setting. It's a great spot for history enthusiasts and photographers.

8. Lewes Castle and Anne of Cleves House:
- In Lewes, visit Lewes Castle for its panoramic views of the town and countryside. Explore the nearby Anne of Cleves House, a Tudor timber-framed building with a fascinating history.

9. Beachy Head and Birling Gap:
- Take a scenic drive to Beachy Head and Birling Gap. Admire the white cliffs, walk along the coastal paths, and breathe in the fresh sea air. It's a stunning natural landscape.

10. Charleston Farmhouse:
- For art and culture, visit Charleston Farmhouse, the former home of the Bloomsbury Group. Explore its vibrant interiors, gardens, and learn about the influential artists and writers who lived here.

Remember to check opening hours and any booking requirements for these attractions. Whether you're interested in history, nature, or cultural exploration, East Sussex promises an enriching and diverse day out!