Today to Fri 18 May, by distance, closest first.    

More details - Champs Hill - Open Garden for NGS
Champs Hill has been developed around three disused sand quarries since 1960. The woodlands are full of beautiful rhododendrons and azaleas, but the most striking feature is the collection of heathers in August. The garden also has some interesting sculptures and stupendous views.
Champs Hill, Pulborough
Sun 13 May

More details - Fittleworth Garden Trail
14 Gardens Open plus special attractions £6 per person covers both days (children free) Plant Stall & Garden Miscellanea Childrens Woodland Trail. Fulling Mills restoration. Botanical Art Exhibition by Vicky Mappin at Sofas & Stuff Hand crafted coppice work Ploughmans/Light Lunches from 12.
Fittleworth Village
Sun 6 May, Mon 7 May

More details - Plant  & Cake Sale
The popular annual Plant and Cake Sale organised by the Friends of Warminghurst Church takes place on Saturday the 12th May from 12 - 3pm. With a wide variety of plants, seedlings, flowers, veg plants, herbs and much more, there is plenty to tempt the keen gardener and novice alike.
The Holy Sepulchre at Warminghurst (Warminghurst Church)
Sat 12 May

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 15 May, Sun 10 Jun

More details - Petworth - Unlocking Petworth
New for Petworth, take a peak inside the Cambridge Bedroom and Stone Hall in the private apartments of Petworth House. Booking Not Needed. Assistance Dogs only are welcome.
Petworth, Petworth,
Today to Sun 22 Apr

More details - Petworth - Costume Encounters
Hear what life was like below stairs in the early 1800s as our costume team bring the Historic Kitchens to life carrying out daily tasks just as the servants would have done. Booking Not Needed. Assistance Dogs only are welcome.
Petworth, Petworth,
Sat 28 Apr, Sun 29 Apr

More details - Petworth - Incredible Inventions trail
Follow in the footsteps of Elizabeth Ilive and become an inventor extraordinaire. Using clues around the Pleasure Grounds create an ingenious tool and claim your prize. Booking Not Needed. Suitable for children aged 5-11. Assistance Dogs only are welcome.
Petworth, Petworth,
Sat 5 May to Tue 3 Jul

More details - Petworth - Exhibition: Elizabeth Ilive - A Woman Ahead of Her Time
Discover the remarkable life and achievements of a pioneering woman who lived at Petworth around the 1800s. This interactive exhibition includes a reimagining of the laboratory she developed at Petworth. Booking Not Needed. Assistance Dogs only are welcome.
Petworth, Petworth,
Sat 5 May to Tue 3 Jul

More details - Cadillac  Countrys  Rockin  Roadhouse
Join us for another great evening of foot tappin’ country music with Cadillac Country one of the best country bands in West Sussex. Great atmosphere, great company and great music! Invited guest band each month. Refreshments are available but BYO alcohol. Car parking, disabled facilities.
Washington Village Hall, School Lane, Washington
Today, Fri 18 May, Fri 15 Jun

More details - The Old Vicarage - Open Garden for NGS
Gardens of 3½ acres set around 1832 Regency house (not open). The front, formally laid out with topiary, wide lawn, mixed border, and contemporary water sculpture. The rear, features new and mature trees from C19, herbaceous borders, water garden and stunning uninterrupted views of the North Downs.
The Old Vicarage, Washington
Sun 13 May, Sun 17 Jun

More details - The Petworth Park Antiques & Fine Art Fair
Over 50 dealers, mainly members of the UK’s two professional associations - BADA and LAPADA - are congregating with their finest art and antiques from contemporary and antique sculpture, oil and watercolour paintings, illustrations, jewellery, traditional and country furniture, lighting, glass, ceramics,
The Marquee, Petworth Park, Petworth House, Petworth
Fri 11 May to Sun 13 May

More details - Parsonage Farm - Open Garden for NGS
Major garden in beautiful setting developed over 20 yrs with fruit theme and many unusual plants. Formally laid out on grand scale with long vistas; C18 walled garden with borders in apricot, orange, scarlet and crimson; topiary walk; pleached lime alle; tulip tree avenue; rose borders; large vegetable garden with...
Parsonage Farm, Kirdford
Sun 22 Apr

More details - Manor of Dean - Open Garden for NGS
Traditional English garden, approx 3 acres with herbaceous borders, a variety of early flowering bulbs, snowdrops, spring bulbs, grass walks and grass steps. Walled kitchen garden with fruit, vegetables and cutting flowers. Lawns, rose garden and informal areas with views of the South Downs.
Manor of Dean, Petworth
Sun 22 Apr

More details - Official completion ceremony – Gennets Bridge Lock on the Wey & Arun Canal
Completion ceremony for the newly restored Gennets Bridge Lock on the Wey & Arun Canal. Everyone welcome. There is no parking on site, parking is available at North Hall, Guildford Road, Loxwood RH14 0SF from 11am onwards. A short walk from the Hall to the lock site is needed, please wear appropriate footwear.
Gennets Bridge Lock, Oakhurst Lane, Surrey
Sat 21 Apr

More details - Spring Plant Fair & Tulip Festival
Located in the attractive grounds of the historical Arundel Castle with its stunning display of 60,000 tulips the plant fair provides a collection of leading specialist nurseries offering a wide range of bulbs, perennials, herbs, shrubs and trees.
Arundel Castle, Arundel W. Sussex
Sun 29 Apr

More details - Allium Extravaganza
During May & June 2018 eruptions of pom-pom headed alliums will burst into bloom at Arundel Castle. Exploding into flower with bright blooms towering over neighbouring plants, it’s easy to see why alliums are a firm favourite with the nation’s gardeners and nicknamed the ‘fireworks of gardening’.
Arundel Castle
Tue 1 May, Fri 1 Jun

More details - Annual Tulip Festival
During April and May, Arundel Castle is the place for tulip enthusiasts. During this period over 60,000 tulips will bloom in the Castle’s stunning gardens providing visitors with one of the most impressive tulip displays in the country.
Arundel Castle & Gardens
Tue 15 May

More details - Peelers Retreat - Open Garden for NGS
This beautiful garden has been designed to create a paradise in which to entertain and relax in. A concentrated effort has been made by two talented owners to incorporate their own eye-catching woodland sculptures including ’Joey the war horse’, ’Wee Brodie’ our stag, and Athena the owl in...
Peelers Retreat, Arundel
Sun 29 Apr, Sun 20 May, Sun 10 Jun

More details - Durrington High School Car Boot Sale
A chance to Spring clean those cupboards and drawers .... turn your unwanted items into cash and support Durrington High School
Durrington High School The Boulevard Worthing
Sat 12 May

More details - The Moongate Garden - Open Garden for NGS
S-facing garden 50 metre x 15 metre, in its third year. A stunning Purbeck stone wall with moongate bisects the garden, creating two distinct halves.
The Moongate Garden, Littlehampton
Sat 12 May and Sun 13 May

More details - Rotary Club of West Worthing Car Boot Sale
Rotary Club of West Worthing Car Boot Sale to be held on Saturday 5th May from 6am - 12 Noon on Broadwater Green, Worthing BN14 9DJ Cars £10.00 MPV £12.00 Vans £15.00 Enquiries to Jeremy Flaskett 07977579139 All Vehicles must be packed up and left the field by 12.30 as a cricket match will be starting.
Broadwater Green, Broadwater, Worthing, West Sussex
Sat 5 May

More details - Worthing Toyfair Train Toy and Collectors Fair
The greatest variety of model and toy trains , diecast road and farm vehicles , sci-fi and model soldiers on sale in a single location in West Sussex. Large display of running layout based on RTR OO models from 10am to 1.30pm Light Refreshments on Sale, large Sainsburys nearby.
Charmandean Centre, Forest Road, Worthing
Sun 6 May

More details - Blue Jays - Open Garden for NGS
Wooded 1 acre garden with rhododendrons, camellias and azaleas. Candelabra primulas and ferns edge the River Arun. Primroses and spring bulbs border woodland path and stream. Cordylines, gunneras, flower beds, a pond, a fountain and formal rose garden set in open lawns.
Blue Jays, Horsham
Sun 29 Apr

More details - Midhurst Rother College Community Day
The Midhurst Rother College Community Day is now a well-established and much anticipated date in the Town’s calendar of events.
Midhurst Rother College, North Street, Midhurst.
Sat 28 Apr

More details - The Grange Monthly Market
Collectables, Retro, Curos, Crafts, Plants, Small furniture, Bric-a Brac, Jewellery and lots more Car Park free for first 2 hours - on-site café - free admission
The Grange Centre, Bepton Road, Midhurst
Sat 21 Apr, Sat 19 May, Sat 16 Jun

More details - The Grange Indoor Car Boot
Indoor car boot - established car boot taking place in our main sports hall - wide selection of pre-used household and garden items at car boot prices - café is open for the duration serving hot and cold food and beverages
The Grange Leisure Centre, Midhurst
Sun 29 Apr

More details - John Lawsons Circus
Roll up to Englands favourite family circus! Once again John Lawsons Circus is touring near you. Come and be amazed by Artites from all over the world.
Eastern Seafront Green, Littlehampton
Thu 10 May to Sun 13 May

More details - Sompting & District Model Railway Club Annual Exhibition
12 layouts in a variety of scales, eras and locations. Refreshments and free parking. Morris Models local trader for sales and advice. Demonstrations throughout the weekend. See website for more information. We look forward to seeing you.
Sompting Village Hall, West Street, Sompting, West Sussex
Sat 12 May and Sun 13 May

More details - Dyers House - Open Garden for NGS
Approximately 2 acre family garden established over the last 30 years, extended and designed by enthusiastic owners. Year round interest, colour themed borders, fruit trees, bulbs, large Banksia rose climbs over the house. Vegetable garden, fruit cage and 17th century barn.
Dyers House, Godalming
Sat 12 May and Sun 13 May

More details - Walk For Wadars
Walk for Wadars is our annual 5-mile sponsored walk which we hold to raise much needed funds for our work. The event starts at Goring Gap Green (close to the Sea Lane Café), then goes along the promenade to Worthing Pier, and back. You don’t even need to have a dog to Walk for Wadars!
Goring Gap Green to Worthing Pier and back.
Sun 13 May

More details - Ramster Garden Spring Opening
Discover an enchanted historic woodland garden nestled within the Surrey Hills, renowned for its captivating beauty and tranquillity.
Ramster Hall Chiddingfold Surrey
Today to Mon 14 May

More details - Ramster Garden Spring Opening
Discover an enchanted historic woodland garden nestled within the Surrey Hills, renowned for its captivating beauty and tranquillity.
Ramster Hall Chiddingfold Surrey
Today to Mon 14 May

More details - Ramster - Open Garden for NGS
A stunning, mature woodland garden set in over 20 acres, famous for its rhododendron and azalea collection and its carpets of bluebells in Spring. Enjoy a peaceful wander down the woodland walk, explore the bog garden with its stepping stones, or relax in the tranquil enclosed tennis court garden.
Ramster, Surrey
Fri 11 May

More details - Ramster Garden Spring Opening
Discover an enchanted historic woodland garden nestled within the Surrey Hills, renowned for its captivating beauty and tranquillity.
Ramster Hall Chiddingfold Surrey
Tue 15 May and Wed 16 May

More details - Slindon Estate - Slindon's Secret Bluebells
Discover a magnificent bluebell display, off the beaten track, on a Ranger-led guided walk through the glorious spring woodlands of Nore Hill. Booking Essential. Phone: 01243 814730. Children welcome. Dogs on leads welcome.
Slindon Estate
Sun 22 Apr

More details - Devil's Dyke - Saddlescombe Farm  Open Day
Discover this ancient downland farm that was once owned by the Knights Templars. Tours of the 17th century buildings, the surrounding downs and the walled garden. Displays and demonstrations of traditional work including; hurdle making, traditional baking, carpenters’s workshop and more. Booking Not Needed.
Devil’s Dyke
Sun 22 Apr

More details - Slindon Estate - Evening Amble
A twilight walk through the woods of Slindon. Creep quietly through Slindon Estate at dusk to avoid disturbing the foraging of nocturnal wildlife. Learn more about the habits of the creatures that inhabit this enigmatic world. Light refreshments will be provided at the end of this ranger-led guided walk.
Slindon Estate
Wed 16 May

More details - TotRockin' DadsPlayDate : Film-making | Lego | Crafting For Dads & Kids
’Dad La Soul’ the new TotRockinBeats Saturday morning club especially for dads and their kids. You can expect soft play, crafting, Lego, DJ workshops, and as part of a monthly theme, everything from filmmaking, circus skills, zombie mask making, den building, science lessons and a whole lot more.
Guild Care Day Centre- Worthing, West Sussex
Sat 28 Apr

More details - Colours Worthing: Ladies fashion show and pop up shop
Welcome to Colours Worthing: a (fun)draising fashion and beauty event with discounted pop up shop. Women of all styles, tastes and ages will love this fashion and beauty evening in the fabulous setting of St Paul’s Worthing. Charity fashion show, discount clothing and much more!
St Pauls, 55b Chapel Road, Worthing
Wed 25 Apr

More details - Gangsta Granny
David Walliams Gangsta Granny is Live on stage. It’s Friday night and Ben knows that means only one thing – staying with Granny! There will be cabbage soup, cabbage pie and cabbage cake and Ben knows one thing for sure – it’s going to be sooooooooo boring!
Worthing Theatres 11 Union Place Union Place Worthing
Today to Sun 22 Apr

More details - The Nature of Forgetting
Following a highly successful run at Edinburgh Fringe 2017, Theatre Re’s The Nature of Forgetting now launches an exciting international tour. It is a powerful, explosive and joyous piece about what is left when memory and recollection are gone. Tom has just turned 55.
Connaught Theatre
Thu 10 May and Fri 11 May

More details - The Exploded Circus
** OFFICIAL WORLD PREMIERE** A visually stunning performance from all-female troupe Mimbre. The show starts as an explosion has been caught frozen in time, with the remnants of the circus ring left hanging in the air – suspended above the ground in a fleeting moment.
Worthing Theatres 11 Union Place Union Place Worthing
Fri 18 May to Sun 20 May

More details - Jolly comedy club
Local comedian Jo Public "always has the audience in stitches" hosts another night of riotous fun and laughter at Jolly Comedy Club. This month’s special guest comedian is the unstoppable Lynn Ruth Miller – Currently the oldest performing stand up female comedian on both sides of the Atlantic.
The Burlington Hotel Marine Parade
Fri 4 May

More details - Opening Saturday at Goodwood Racecourse
Enjoy quality racing at the world’s most beautiful racecourse and experience some of the many sporting pursuits available across the Goodwood Estate including motor sport, flying and golf. Visit for tickets. Tickets from £10 (in advance). Children go free.
Goodwood Racecourse
Sat 5 May

More details - Woolbeding Gardens - Woolbeding Gardens
A masterpiece of colour, design and planting, this carefully cultivated garden awaits your discovery. Woolbeding delights at every turn with distintive garden rooms set against manicured hedges and thoughtfully composed colour-themed borders.
Woolbeding Gardens, Woolbeding, nr Midhurst
Today, Thu 26 Apr, Fri 27 Apr, Thu 3 May, Fri 4 May, Thu 10 May, Fri 11 May, Thu 17 May, Fri 18 May, Thu 24 May, Fri 25 May, Thu 31 May

More details - Woolbeding Gardens - Gardeners' Workshop - Herbaceous Border Maintenance
Gain professional advice and practice tips on staking, feeding and maintaining perennials for a great display. Join our Garden team for a look at the herbaceous borders and discover how they maintain them to ensure eye-catching displays, and pick up advice on caring for your borders at home. Booking Essential.
Woolbeding Gardens, Woolbeding, nr Midhurst
Fri 11 May

More details - Gangster Granny
Friday 20 to Sunday 22 April Pavilion Theatre All £19.00 Family 4+ £16.50
Pavilion Theatre Marine Parade Worthing
Today to Sun 22 Apr

More details - Blues Caravan 2018 - Three Musicians on a Mission
Featuring Bernard Allison, Vanja Sky and Mike Zito This is no ordinary club tour.......this is the Blues Caravan 2018.
Marine Parade, Worthing
Mon 23 Apr

More details - Join Horsham care home for a royal celebration this Care Home Open Day
A care home in Horsham is inviting local people to visit the home to join in its celebrations for Care Home Open Day. On Friday 20th and Saturday 21st April, from 2.30pm-5pm, the team at Skylark House on St Marks Lane will be opening the doors to the care home for a free family-friendly event.
Skylark House, St Marks Lane

More details - The Chiddingfold Quintessentially English Spring Sale
A wonderful sale of thirty vintage and artisan stalls in the beautiful village of Chiddingfold. Many of your favourite traders will be there and some gorgeous new ones too - glorious flowers, plants, fresh produce, artisan chocolate and fudge, jewellery, linens, glassware, quilts, books, furniture, etc!
The Village Hall, Coxcombe Lane, Chiddingfold
Sat 21 Apr