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More details - Festival of Food & Racing at Goodwood Racecourse
A fabulous combination of award-winning food and thrilling racing. The Food Festival includes organic produce from Goodwood Home Farm and award-winning fare from local artisan suppliers. Visit goodwood.com for tickets.
Goodwood Racecourse
Today

More details - 54 Elmleigh - Open Garden for NGS
acre property with terraced front garden, leading to a heavily planted rear garden with majestic 100 yr old Black Pines. Shrubs, perennials, packed with interest around every corner, giving all season colours. Many raised beds, numerous sculptures, vegetables in boxes, a greenhouse, pond, and bog garden.
54 Elmleigh, Midhurst
Today to Mon 28 May, Sat 9 Jun, Sun 10 Jun, Sat 23 Jun, Sun 24 Jun, Sat 14 Jul, Sun 15 Jul

More details - Standen House and Garden - Exhibition:  Helen Beale - Never at Sea
Explore the inspirational story of Standen’s Helen Beale, the pioneering woman who went to war and helped make women an important part of the Navy’s war effort.
Standen House and Garden, West Hoathly Road, East Grinstead
Today to Mon 9 Jul

More details - Nymans - Guided garden walk
Come on a guided walk of the gardens led by our experienced and knowledgeable garden rangers. The walk will take in the seasonal highlights, including stars of the Nymans collection.
Nymans, Handcross, Haywards Heath,
Today to Mon 9 Jul

More details - Princesses and Pirates Weekend
Ahaar you land-lubbers! We be ‘avin a load of Pirates and Princesses descend on Fishers this May Half Term. Follow the scurvy Pirate Trail and see if ye’ can find the lost treasure around the Farm!
Fishers Adventure Farm Park, Newpound Lane, Wisborough Green
Today, Sun 3 Jun

More details - Nymans - Art Workshop with John Thompson: Meadow flowers
Local artist & tutor John Thompson returns with more of his popular painting workshops. John takes inspiration from the seasonal changes on the landscape and gardens of Nymans. This month’s theme is Meadow flowers. Join us for a full day of relaxed and informal art in our potting shed.
Nymans, Handcross, Haywards Heath,
Today

More details - Selsey Walking and Outdoor Festival
This is a chance to see and explore the amazing wildlife and stunning natural scenery of this unspoilt tip of the Manhood Peninsular. The programme for all ages from toddlers upwards includes walks, cycling, astronomy, wildlife, history, owls, snorkelling and a mindful event.
Selsey
Today to Sun 3 Jun

More details - Our Countryside
Our Countryside An exhibition of paintings by Richard Whincop and Jenny Tuxford of scenes from the local countryside. Richard is a landscape Artist who has painted major public commissions both at home and abroad. His oil paintings in this exhibtion are based mainly on the local area.
the little art gallery Rookwood Road West Wittering Chichester
Today, Sun 27 May, Thu 31 May to Sun 3 Jun

More details - Orienteering Week
Using your own Orienteering Map, navigate your way around Newhaven Fort’s new exciting Orienteering Course. The aim is to navigate between the control points to pick the best possible route. This professionally created Orienteering Guide is FREE – so come along and take up the challenge now!
Newhaven Fort, Fort Road, Newhaven
Today to Sun 3 Jun

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,
Today, Sun 27 May, Sat 23 Jun, Sun 24 Jun

More details - The Priest House - Open Garden for NGS
C15 timber framed farmhouse with cottage garden on acid clay. Large collection of culinary and medicinal herbs in a small formal garden and mixed with perennials and shrubs in exuberant borders. Long established yew topiary, box hedges and espalier apple trees provide structural elements.
The Priest House, West Hoathly
Today, Sat 23 Jun

More details - 71 Stonerock Cottage - Open Garden for NGS
Small cottage garden positioned at foot of South Downs, within the SDNP, edged by woodland and fields with lovely open views across the countryside. Colourful densely planted borders with annuals and perennials and new shaded wildflower meadow area.
71 Stonerock Cottage, Chichester
Today and Sun 27 May

More details - Fabio Zanon Classical Guitar Recital
West Sussex Guitar Club has great pleasure in hosting a recital by one of its patrons, world renowned Brazilian classical guitarist Fabio Zanon at the Regis School of Music, 46 Sudley Road, Bognor Regis, PO21 1ER on Saturday 26th May at 7.30pm.
Regis School of Music, 46 Sudley Road, Bognor Regis
Today

More details - Castle Siege
A firm family favourite, this three-day event will cover all aspects of a 15th century siege. Forces from England and France will enter into conflict twice a day, using replica medieval canons, archers, fully armoured knights and men at arms, to try to gain possession of the Castle.
Arundel Castle & Gardens
Today, Mon 28 May

More details - Standen House and Garden - May Half Term Holiday Fun
Enjoy some outdoor adventures this half term at Standen. Explore the garden and win a prize with our bee-themed trail. Build a den in the Plantation. Discover the bluebells on one of our woodland walks. Small charge for some activities. Booking Not Needed. Dogs on leads welcome.
Standen House and Garden, West Hoathly Road, East Grinstead
Today to Sun 3 Jun

More details - Uppark House and Garden - May half-term trail
Pick up our family trail this half-term and explore the gardens and grounds. Families can hunt for clues taking children around Uppark’s easy to navigate gardens.
Uppark House and Garden, South Harting, Petersfield,
Today to Sun 3 Jun

More details - Paul Simon's Graceland performed by the London African Gospel Choir
Paul Simon’s Graceland performed by the London African Gospel Choir. Artists performing: The London African Gospel Choir.: Tickets avaiable.
Worthing Pavilion, Worthing
Today

More details - Barry Steele and Friends: The Roy Orbison Story 30 Year Special
Stunning audiences across the globe with his uncanny ability to recreate the vocal talents of legend Roy Orbison, Barry Steele is quite simply unmissable as he takes you on this specially produced journey in time as he and his fabulous cast take you on a journey back time.
Chequer Mead Theatre De La Warr Road East Grinstead
Today

More details - Nymans - Exhibition: Oliver Messel portraits
This exhibition features a varied selection of Oliver Messel’s portraiture. Widely revered for his ground-breaking theatre design, Oliver Messel was also a prolific portrait painter. His subjects included famous friends, family and the local people he met while living in Barbados.
Nymans, Handcross, Haywards Heath,
Today to Sun 3 Jun

More details - Standen House and Garden - Material Things - Selling exhibition
At Standen we’re proud to promote contemporary arts and crafts. Textile artists Wendy Dolan and Louise Bell present a selling exhibition of textiles depicting flowers, natural forms and landscapes.
Standen House and Garden, West Hoathly Road, East Grinstead
Today to Sun 3 Jun

More details - Nymans - Making faces family trail
Linking with our portrait exhibition, imagine the garden as an art shop. Search out the colours and textures you would need to create a painting and then choose the perfect frame. While exploring, see how many faces you can find and then make your own from fallen petals and leaves.
Nymans, Handcross, Haywards Heath,
Today to Sun 3 Jun

More details - Saint Hill Medeival Fayre
Saint Hills Medieval Fayre is a fun family day out very reasonably priced. The main attractions are: a full Jousting arena, archery, falconry display, knights and princess school, pony rides and many Medeival games including the slippery pole, apple bobbing cocount shy the maypole and more.
Saint Hill Manor Saint Hill Road East Grinstead West sussex
Sun 27 May

More details - Big Bank Holiday Family Fun Day!
A great family day that doesn’t break the bank! Featuring Brand NEW Attractions for 2018 as well as Returning Favourites! We’ll have tons of FREE Entertainment including Pony Rides, Fairground, Assault Course, Bungee Run, Mini Zoo and tons more!
Fontwell Park Racecourse Arundel Road Fontwell Arundel
Sun 27 May

More details - Upwaltham Barns - Open Garden for NGS
Unique farm setting transformed into a garden of many rooms. Entrance is a tapestry of perennial planting to set off C17 flint barns. At the rear is a walled, terraced garden redeveloped and planted with an abundance of unusual plants, we are always adding something new.
Upwaltham Barns, Upwaltham
Sun 27 May and Mon 28 May

More details - Dogs Trust Shoreham Fun Day
As every year, there will be plenty of attractions including: our Famous Fun Dog Show, Raffle, Tombola, Have A Go Agility, Doggy Dash, Fun New Games for all the Family, Refreshments, Homemade Cakes, Ice Creams & Drinks including a Beer Tent, Tea Cups and other Children’s rides much more!
Brighton Road
Sun 27 May

More details - Uppark House and Garden - Women of Uppark Season - Talks on Emma Hamilton
Find out more about our Woman of the Month, Emma Hamilton. Join one of our short 15 minute talks on our featured Woman of the Month, Emma Hamilton. Looking at her time here at Uppark and then onto the rest of her life, Emma Hamilton’s story was not short of scandal and misfortunes!
Uppark House and Garden, South Harting, Petersfield,
Sun 27 May

More details - Uppark House and Garden - Women of Uppark Season - Silk printing
Join local artist Kathryn Green to find out how to work with silk and the process of screen printing. Emma Hamilton loved silks and many images of her show the luxurious material draped over her. Textile designer Kathryn Green joins us to show how she works with silk and the process of screen printing.
Uppark House and Garden, South Harting, Petersfield,
Sun 27 May

More details - Guided Family Walk of Roman Chichester
Starting at The Novium Museum at the site of the Roman Bath House, our guided walks will take you back in time through Roman Chichester. Please note, these walks are suitable for families. £3 per person. Booking is essential.
The Novium Museum
Mon 28 May, Fri 1 Jun

More details - Great Lywood Farmhouse - Open Garden for NGS
Approx 1½ acre garden surrounding C17 Sussex farmhouse (not open). The extensive but accessible and gentle terracing provides immediate views of many different aspects of the garden and distant views towards the South Downs.
Great Lywood Farmhouse, Ardingly
Mon 28 May, Fri 1 Jun, Sun 3 Jun

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,
Mon 28 May to Thu 26 Jul

More details - Chichester Roman Week 2018
Led by the Novium Museum and supported by Chichester BID, the Roman Society and the Roman Research Trust, Roman Week is returning for its third year and is set to be bigger and better than ever!
The Novium Museum
Mon 28 May to Sat 2 Jun

More details - Uppark House and Garden - Women of Uppark Season  -  Music from Kirsty Merryn
Kirsty Merryn joins us to celebrate the Women of Uppark with live music in the gardens. As part of our Women of Uppark season, Kirsty Merryn delights us with music from her new album She & I.
Uppark House and Garden, South Harting, Petersfield,
Mon 28 May

More details - Devil's Dyke - Pizza making in clay oven at Saddlescombe Farm
Make your own pizza from scratch on Bank Holiday Monday. Top it with herbs grown at Saddlescombe Farm, watch it bake in our clay oven and then eat it with the swallows darting above you. The event includes a short tour of farm. Booking Essential. Phone: Email us at the address below to book.
Devil’s Dyke
Mon 28 May

More details - Nymans - Dream House Tour
Learn more about the fascinating house and ruins with our guided tour of the exterior. Learn about the architecture and discover how the Messel family transformed Nymans into their dream house. Booking Not Needed. Children welcome, must be accompanied by an adult. Assistance Dogs only are welcome.
Nymans, Handcross, Haywards Heath,
Mon 28 May to Fri 1 Jun, Mon 4 Jun to Fri 8 Jun, Mon 11 Jun to Fri 15 Jun, Mon 18 Jun to Fri 22 Jun, Mon 25 Jun to Fri 29 Jun, Mon 2 Jul to Fri 6 Jul, Mon 9 Jul

More details - Nymans - Sneak Peek Tour
Learn more about the Messel family, house and collection with our guided tour of the Messel Family Rooms. Join a small group on a behind scenes tour before the house opens. Booking Not Needed. Children welcome, must be accompanied by an adult. Assistance Dogs only are welcome.
Nymans, Handcross, Haywards Heath,
Mon 28 May to Fri 1 Jun, Mon 4 Jun to Fri 8 Jun, Mon 11 Jun to Fri 15 Jun, Mon 18 Jun to Fri 22 Jun, Mon 25 Jun to Fri 29 Jun, Mon 2 Jul to Fri 6 Jul, Mon 9 Jul

More details - Children’s Holiday Activity: Grow Your Own
A fun activity day for half-term - Take home a beautiful homemade Vegetable Garden. Led by Tuppenny Barn’s Education Officer Abi, you will learn what it takes to be an organic gardener, make our own scarecrows to scare off pests, participate in seasonal cooking and plant your own vegetable garden to take...
Tuppenny Barn Main Road Southbourne
Tue 29 May

More details - More Magic for Kids
Presented by Morgan & West Time-travelling magicians Morgan & West return to the stage with a marvellous magic show full of crazy capers for the young, old, and everyone in-between! Expect the unexpected, believe the unbelievable, but do not dare miss the unmissable Morgan & West!
The Duke of Wellington Duke of Wellington 368 Brighton Road Shoreham-by-Sea
Tue 29 May

More details - Priory Park Archaeological Dig - Evening Talk
Archaeological excavations in Priory Park in 2017 revealed part of a hot room of a bath house from a high status Roman town house.
The Novium Museum
Tue 29 May

More details - Just Daydreaming Pop Up Shop & Gallery
The Fairy Tale Fair are very excited to announce we are returning to Colonnade House for May half term! Our pop up – Just Daydreaming – will feature almost 20 of our regular and most popular makers from our fairs over the past 5 years.
Colonnade House 47 Warwick Street Worthing
Tue 29 May to Sun 3 Jun

More details - Uppark House and Garden - Bugs in the Beer Cellar
Come and peek at the pests that are eating our collection and we’ll show you how we stop them. The collection and environment in a historic house such as Uppark provides both food sources and harbourage (a place to live) for many different types of pest. These can range from insect pests, to birds and mice.
Uppark House and Garden, South Harting, Petersfield,
Tue 29 May, Tue 24 Jul

More details - Oaklands Farm - Open Garden for NGS
Country garden designed by Nigel Philips. Approached from a small lane, along an oak lined drive leading to the house and farm. The drive opens out to an enclosed courtyard with pleached hornbeam and yew. The herbaceous borders are filled with summer colours.
Oaklands Farm, Horsham
Wed 30 May, Wed 18 Jul

More details - Roman Re-Enactment
Join us in Priory Park for an exciting re-enactment which will bring the Roman period to life. As well as talks and demonstrations (listed below), we will have a range of static displays such as a military camp complete with Roman artillery and a field medicine tent.
The Novium Museum
Wed 30 May

More details - Highdown Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
Created by Sir Frederick Stern and situated on downland countryside in a chalk pit, Highdown features a wide collection of plants, with many raised from seed brought from China by great collectors like Wilson, Farrer and Kingdon-Ward.
Highdown Gardens, Worthing
Wed 30 May

More details - Annie Hall - Film
Afternoon Tea at the Movies: Annie Hall REGARDED AS ONE OF THE BEST ROMANTIC COMEDIES OF ALL TIME. Winning an Oscar for Best Picture in 1977, Annie Hall stars Woody Allen as nervy comedian Alvy Singer, who examines the rise and fall of his relationship with struggling nightclub singer Annie Hall, played by Diane...
Chequer Mead Theatre De La Warr Road East Grinstead
Wed 30 May

More details - Pirates & Princesses Adventure Trips
SPECIAL CRUISES ON THE WEY & ARUN CANAL, LOXWOOD Pirates & Princesses Adventure Trips: 31st May, 26th July, 9th August & 22nd August 2018 If you are looking for something different to do with the children during the holidays then why not join in the fun of a Pirates & Princesses Adventure Trip on the canal on
The Wey & Arun Canal Trust, Canal Centre, The wharf behind the Onslow Arms Public House, High Street, Loxwood, West Sussex
Thu 31 May, Thu 26 Jul

More details - Chichester Harbour Conservancy Open Day
Just three weeks until our exciting Open Day at Itchenor! All our activities in and around the Harbour will be on display. Lots for all the family to see and do!
Harbour Office The Street Itchenor
Thu 31 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
Thu 31 May, Fri 1 Jun, Thu 7 Jun, Fri 8 Jun, Thu 14 Jun, Fri 15 Jun, Thu 21 Jun, Fri 22 Jun, Thu 28 Jun, Fri 29 Jun, Thu 5 Jul, Fri 6 Jul

More details - The Apuldram Centre - Open Garden for NGS
Award-winning Wildlife and Sensory Garden. Winding pathway sensitively planted with bee loving plants, all grown from seed, which leads to a tranquil pond and bog garden.
The Apuldram Centre, Chichester
Thu 31 May, Thu 7 Jun, Thu 14 Jun

More details - Milkshake! Live: The Magic Story Book
Thursday 31 May 12:00pm & 3:30pm Pavilion Theatre   All £16.00 Family 4 £14.50 Group 8+ £13.00
Worthing Theatres 11 Union Place Union Place Worthing
Thu 31 May

More details - Living History Day
Meet a variety of historical characters, such as a Knight, Pirate and Medieval Surgeon. There’s a range of have-a-go activities for all ages, including archery for the over 8s plus ‘meet the falconer’, a face painter and a story teller. History has never been so much fun!
Arundel Castle & Gardens
Thu 31 May

More details - The Blues Band - 40 Years and Back for more
2018 sees The Blues Band Celebrate their 40th year together Paul Jones, Dave Kelly, Tom McGuinness, Rob Townsend and Gary Fletcher.
Chequer Mead Theatre De La Warr Road East Grinstead
Thu 31 May

More details - More Sullivan without Gilbert
Los Ladrones, a vocal group from Havant, present extracts from Sir Arthur Sullivan’s neglected works including On Shore and Sea, The Chieftain and The Foresters. Refreshments to follow.
East Marden Church
Fri 1 Jun

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
Fri 1 Jun

More details - Roman Market
Chichester Farmer’s Market transforms into a one-off Roman Market! Experience a taste of life in the Roman times with this unique immersive theatre. Learn about Roman food and discover Roman recipes. Visitors are encouraged to dress up!
The Novium Museum
Fri 1 Jun

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 months headline act is Mike Cox and the two support acts are Sunjai Arif and Dinesh Nathan Doors open at 7.30pm for an 8.30pm start.
Marine Parade Worthing
Fri 1 Jun

More details - West Dean Arts and Craft Festival
Contemporary arts and crafts at the UK’s most unique arts destination. The Arts and Craft Festival offers the opportunity to buy high quality crafts and prints, watch demonstrations, get hands-on in workshops and drop-in sessions and view installations from emerging artists.
West Dean College and Gardens, West Dean
Fri 1 Jun to Sun 3 Jun

More details - Kylie on Show: UK's number 1 Kylie tribute act
Kylie On Show Number 1 Kylie Tribute raising funds for Hft The Kylie sound, the Kylie look, the Kylie atmosphere. Kylie On Show is the only Kylie Minogue tribute that will leave you feeling like you’ve been to see the goddess of pop herself!
St Pauls, 55b Chapel Road, Worthing
Fri 1 Jun

More details - D'Arcy Trinkwon: Three Concerts in Arundel Cathedral
Three concerts celebrating the great organ works of César Franck, valued as some of the important masterpieces written for the organ during the 19th century. “These winged paraphrases deserve their place beside the masterpieces of Johann Sebastian Bach!
Arundel Cathedral, London Road, Arundel
Fri 1 Jun, Fri 15 Jun

More details - Worthing Mencap Summer Fayre
Come along to the Worthing Mencap Summer Fayre at 117 - 121 South Farm Road, Worthing. The Summer Fayre will take place at our Charity Shop & Buddys Cafe. There will be stalls, games and entertainment, so do join us.
117-121 South Farm Road, Worthing
Sat 2 Jun

More details - Littlehampton Town Artisan Market
Artists, local producers & creators, artisan craft makers, antiques,antiquarian books, busking, performance and all the colourful characters which make up the local coastline & downlands around us along the South Coast.
Littlehampton High Street
Sat 2 Jun

More details - 'Cathedral to Jazz Club' concert by the Kaleidoscope Singers
The Kaleidoscope Singers, a talented choir from Steyning, under the musical direction of Zoe Peate, visit Warminghurst Church on Saturday 2nd June, to perform a concert of mixed repertoire called ’Cathedral To Jazz Club’, perfect for a June evening in the beautiful rural surroundings of this historic
The Holy Sepulchre at Warminghurst (Warminghurst Church)
Sat 2 Jun

More details - Lordington House - Open Garden for NGS
Early C17 house (not open) and walled gardens in SDNP. Clipped yew and box, lawns, borders and fine views. Vegetables, fruit and poultry in old kitchen garden. Carpet of daffodils in spring. Nearly 100 roses planted since 2008. Various trees both mature and young. Lime avenue planted in 1973 to replace elms.
Lordington House, Chichester
Sat 2 Jun and Sun 3 Jun

More details - Sienna Wood - Open Garden for NGS
Meander our peaceful 3½ acre garden, lovely lakeside walk and 6 acre ancient woodland behind. Start at the herbaceous borders surrounding the croquet lawn, through the formal rose garden to the lawns and summer borders; then down through the arboretum to the lake and back through the vegetable garden.
Sienna Wood, East Grinstead
Sun 3 Jun

More details - Sedgwick Park House - Open Garden for NGS
Parkland, meadows and woodland. Formal gardens by Harold Peto featuring 20 interlinking ponds, impressive water garden known as The White Sea. Large Horsham stone terraces and lawns look out onto clipped yew hedging and specimen trees.
Sedgwick Park House, Horsham
Sun 3 Jun

More details - Guillards Oak Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
Three very different gardens on the same road in the old market town of Midhurst. No 14 owned by a plants woman crammed with many interesting and colourful plants. The garden is on several levels, accessed by steps so is not suitable for wheelchair access. No 38 is owned by the winner of Midhurst in Bloom.
Guillards Oak Gardens, Midhurst
Sun 3 Jun, Tue 5 Jun

More details - Cancer Research Race for LIfe 5K - Horsham
This is a 5k suitable for all abilities. This is women, young women & children uniting with one purpose, to raise valuable funds for Cancer Research. THIS IS BEATING CANCER. 5k (or just over 3 miles) is an achievable distance for all ages and abilities.
Horsham Park North Street Horsham
Sun 3 Jun

More details - Drinks on the Terrace Open Day at Charters Retirement Village
This could be the perfect opportunity for you or a family member to find out more about the unique retirement village lifestyle on offer at Charters Village and to judge whether it’s the right fit for you.
2 Charters Village Drive, East Grinstead
Tue 5 Jun

More details - Standen House and Garden - Lino-print workshop with Catherine Greenwood
Catherine’s prints capture the ancient and a sense of place and combining traditional methods alongside new formats and materials. Catherine has exhibited widely, including at the Royal Academy of Arts and the Houses of Parliament.
Standen House and Garden, West Hoathly Road, East Grinstead
Tue 5 Jun

More details - The Naked Truth - A comedy play presented by Fortress Theatre Company
6 women- ’poles apart’. Saucy comedy with a big heart. When 5 very unique women come together and sign up for Gabby’s pole dancing class, little do they know the hilarious yet emotional journey it will take them on.
The Capitol, North Street, Horsham
Tue 5 Jun to Sat 9 Jun

More details - Nuffield Health Chichester - events June 2018
Nuffield Health Chichester Hospital has announced its June complimentary advice sessions, covering a range of health topics.
78 Broyle Road, Chichester
Wed 6 Jun, Mon 18 Jun, Thu 28 Jun

More details - Nymans - Head Gardener walk - June
Take in the seasonal highlights of the garden with an exclusive guided tour with our Head Gardener. Find out what is at its best in early summer and what to look forward to in the following months. Pick up hints and tips and learn more about our garden projects and the development of this grade II listed garden.
Nymans, Handcross, Haywards Heath,
Thu 7 Jun

More details - The Music of George Harrison
THE MUSIC OF GEORGE HARRISON - LIVE! THE ALL THINGS MUST PASS ORCHESTRA A fantastic ten piece band dedicated to the Quiet Beatle’s work. George Harrison wrote some of the Beatles’ most beautiful songs (Something, Here Comes The Sun, While My Guitar Gently Weeps etc.
Chequer Mead Theatre De La Warr Road East Grinstead
Thu 7 Jun

More details - South of England Show
Families and friends can enjoy an impressive three-day agriculture, country and entertainment programme, with new and exciting displays and attractions at the largest countryside show in the region, the South of England Show on 7, 8 & 9 June 2018 at the South of England Showground in Ardingly.
South of England Showground Ardingly West Sussex
Thu 7 Jun to Sat 9 Jun

More details - Nuffield Health Haywards Heath Hospital - June events
The event programme for June includes: Thursday, June 7 at 7pm – Let’s Talk Neck, Spinal and Associated Limb Pain During this event Mr Al-Mahfoudh will be discussing neck, spinal and associated limb pain for those who have an interest in discovering the latest range of procedures available...
Burrell Road, Haywards Heath
Thu 7 Jun, Tue 12 Jun, Wed 13 Jun, Mon 25 Jun

More details - Uppark House and Garden - Open Cabinet Week
Have you ever wondered what lies behind our closed doors' Don’t miss the opportunity for a sneak peek as we open some doors, drawers and cupboards thought the house giving a real insight into the secret world of a stately home and our collection. Booking Not Needed. Assistance Dogs only are welcome.
Uppark House and Garden, South Harting, Petersfield,
Fri 8 Jun to Thu 14 Jun

More details - Moulin and Memory 75 Years On
This event will consider the memory of Jean Moulin, one of the central figures of resistance in France. Moulin served as General de Gaulle’s emissary in France, working to knit together the competing factions of resistance into a unified movement.
Cloisters, Bishop Otter Campus, University of Chichester College Lane
Fri 8 Jun

More details - West's Wood Fair 2018
West’s Wood Fair is an event featuring the many interesting ways in which wood is used. Exhibitors include trade stands selling timber and other wood related items and demonstrations such as hurdle-making and chainsaw carving. This year we also have a thatching demonstration.
New Barn, Newhouse Lane, East Dean, Nr. Chichester
Fri 8 Jun to Sun 10 Jun

More details - 1 Pest Cottage - Open Garden for NGS
This edge of woodland, architects’ studio garden of approx ¾ acre sits on a sloping sandy site. Designed to support wildlife and bio-diversity, a series of outdoor living spaces, connected with informal paths through lightly managed areas, creates a charming secret world tucked into the surrounding common land.
1 Pest Cottage, Midhurst
Fri 8 Jun

More details - Standen House and Garden - All That Glisters - Selling exhibition
How did De Morgan get his pots to shine' Jonathan Chiswell Jones is one of a handful of potters worldwide who uses the ancient technique of reduction fired lustre, which William De Morgan rediscovered. An exhibition of lustreware by Jonathan Chiswell Jones and Kerry Bosworth.
Standen House and Garden, West Hoathly Road, East Grinstead
Sat 9 Jun to Fri 22 Jun

More details - Horsham Artists Open Studio. Art Trail 2018
Various studios and small venues in and around Horsham are opening their doors this June over two weekends, 9/10th & 16/17th, to showcase some lovely paintings, sculpture, jewellery and much more. A full list of these venues and their exact location is available at www.
Several addresses in and around Horsham
Sat 9 Jun

More details - Palm Court tea at St Mary's House, Bramber
PALM COURT TEA AT ST MARY’S HOUSE Shelley Van Loen and her Palm Court Strings This lovely old Tudor House offers a welcome return of this well-loved ensemble with a delicious tea and delightful nostalgic music – a real opportunity to relax to the sonorous strains of a host of ear-tingling tunes performed
St Mary’s House, high Street, Bramber
Sat 9 Jun

More details - Rogate Village Fete
Saturday 9th June 2018, Rogate Fete and Village Show 2-5pm. Lovely old fashioned village fete. Homemade teas, childrens donkey rides, bouncy castle, inflatable slide, spinning & weaving demo, childrens races, gold panning, Rogate school running games and bbq, fun dog classes, local food stalls, hand made home wares,...
Recreation Ground, Rogate, Free parking in field opposite Rogate Cars, GU31 5EA
Sat 9 Jun

More details - Donizetti; The Elixir of Love
New Sussex Opera Chorus presents Donizetti, The Elixir of Love LIFE’S A BEACH IN NSO’S BRILLIANT RE-IMAGINING OF DONIZETTI’S OPERATIC MASTERPIECE. Director David Foster seizes every comic opportunity in a plot about tangled webs of love in this comedy with a heart.
Chequer Mead Theatre De La Warr Road East Grinstead
Sat 9 Jun

More details - Dale Park House - Open Garden for NGS
Set in parkland within the SDNP, enjoying magnificent views to the sea. Come and relax in the large walled garden which features an impressive 200ft herbaceous border.
Dale Park House, Arundel
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Messy Church
’Church for people who Don’t Do Church’. A place where families can learn about God together through games and crafts followed by a short Celebration and a good tea. Messy Church is for all ages. Adults don’t have to bring a child, but chlidren must bring their adults with them.
St Paul’s Methodist Church, Northgate, Crawley
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Specialist Plant Fair
The wonderful backdrop of Sussex Prairies provides an exciting venue for a specialist Plant Fair offering an exciting range of excellent nurseries.
Wheatsheaf Road, Henfield W. Sussex
Sun 10 Jun

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 10 Jun, Sun 8 Jul

More details - Garden Open
Garden Open in aid of the NGS. Set in parkland on The South Downs. Come and enjoy magnificent views to the sea.
Dale Park House, Madehurst, Arundel
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Mill Hall Farm - Open Garden for NGS
2½ acre garden that begun in March 2012. N-facing long view sloping down to pond with lilies, irises, sanguisorba (deep water).
Mill Hall Farm, Haywards Heath
Sun 10 Jun

More details - 1 Pest Cottage - Open Garden for NGS
This edge of woodland, architects’ studio garden of approx ¾ acre sits on a sloping sandy site. Designed to support wildlife and bio-diversity, a series of outdoor living spaces, connected with informal paths through lightly managed areas, creates a charming secret world tucked into the surrounding common land.
1 Pest Cottage, Midhurst
Sun 10 Jun

More details - High Beeches Woodland and Water Garden - Open Garden for NGS
25 acres of enchanting landscaped woodland and water gardens with spring daffodils, bluebells and azalea walks, many rare and beautiful plants, an ancient wild flower meadow and glorious autumn colours. Picnic area. National Collection of Stewartias.
High Beeches Woodland and Water Garden, Haywards Heath
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Family Race Day at Goodwood Racecourse
A great family day out with traditional entertainment, a fairground, behind-the-scenes racecourse tours, trips to the race start and an action-packed afternoon of horseracing. Under 18s go free. Visit goodwood.com for tickets.
Goodwood Racecourse
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Devil's Dyke - Wolstonbury orchid safari
Discover how centuries of grazing has produced a rich variety of downland flowers and stunning orchids. A three hour walk around one of the best hills on the South Downs to find these fascinating plants. This is a chance to see up to nine species of orchid and discover the ancient history of this enigmatic hill.
Devil’s Dyke
Sun 10 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
Sun 10 Jun

More details - 4 Hillside Cottages - Open Garden for NGS
Garden 120ft x 27ft in a rural setting, densely planted with mixed borders and shrubs. Large collection of roses, mainly New English shrub roses; walls, fences and arches covered with mid and late season clematis; baskets overflowing with fuchsias. A profusion of colour and scent in a well maintained small garden.
4 Hillside Cottages, Chichester
Wed 13 Jun

More details - Derek Acorah - Love, Life, Laughter Tour
Following his captivating appearance on Celebrity Big Brother, which saw a phenomenal run to the final, 2018 sees Britain’s best loved, and most entertaining, medium takes to the stage across the UK and Europe with his all new ‘Love, Life, Laughter Tour’.
Chequer Mead Theatre De La Warr Road East Grinstead
Wed 13 Jun

More details - Cream Tea Voyages
Cream Tea Voyages Sit back, relax and enjoy a delicious cream tea on our electric canal boat, Wiggonholt, whilst watching the beautiful countryside pass by. 90 minute trips depart at 2.15pm and 4.30pm. £14 per person.
The Wey & Arun Canal Trust, Canal Centre, The wharf behind the Onslow Arms Public House, High Street, Loxwood, West Sussex
Wed 13 Jun, Thu 28 Jun, Tue 17 Jul

More details - That Good Night - Film
In one of his final roles, the late Sir John Hurt plays Ralph, a once famous terminally ill writer struggling to come to terms with his own mortality.
Chequer Mead Theatre De La Warr Road East Grinstead
Thu 14 Jun

More details - Town Place - Open Garden for NGS
A stunning 3 acre garden with a growing international reputation for the quality of its design, planting and gardening.
Town Place, Sheffield Park
Thu 14 Jun, Thu 21 Jun, Sun 24 Jun, Sun 1 Jul, Sun 8 Jul

More details - Chidmere Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
Wisteria clad C15 house (not open) surrounded by yew and hornbeam hedges situated next to Chidmere pond; a natural wildlife preserve approx 5 acres.
Chidmere Gardens, Chichester
Thu 14 Jun

More details - Tuppenny Tots: Father’s Day Treats
Tuppenny Tots: Father’s Day Treats Description: Come and join our Tuppenny Tots sessions. These action packed monthly morning sessions are for pre-school children and their parents/carers. Running on a Friday, starting at 10am, children take part in nature-themed craft and activities.
Tuppenny Barn Main Road Southbourne
Fri 15 Jun

More details - Woolbeding Gardens - Gardeners' Workshop - Planting containers for summer displays
Discover how to plant successful containers the Woolbeding way for long-lasting summer displays. Join our Head Gardener for a practical demonstration on planting containers for colour throughout the summer.
Woolbeding Gardens, Woolbeding, nr Midhurst
Fri 15 Jun

More details - The Little Mermaid
Ballet Theatre UK presents The Little Mermaid Join Ballet Theatre UK on this dramatic retelling of Hans Christian Andersen’s all-time favourite story of The Little Mermaid, who falls in love with a human Prince and gives up everything to win his love.
Chequer Mead Theatre De La Warr Road East Grinstead
Fri 15 Jun

More details - Charity Barn Dance
Fun for all the family in a lovely Sussex Tithe Barn - perfect for the occasion. Whether you want to dance or not, if is a great evening out. Cash Bar, charity raffle plus a fun, Western themed, photo booth. Come dressed for the part. (You can buy cowboy/girl hats on the night).
Sullington Manor Farm, Sullington Lane, Storrington
Fri 15 Jun

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
Fri 15 Jun

More details - Edwin James Festival Choir - Sussex Summer Nights Concert
The Choir will be celebrating Sussex Day by featuring music of the 70’s. The concert is in aid of all 4 charities that we have supported in the year to July 2018 (4Sight / Chichester Stroke Club / Children on the Edge / /Parkinson’s UK)
St James the Great Church,East Ham Rd,Littlehampton
Sat 16 Jun

More details - Rose and Sweet Pea Show
Show of horticultural exhibits, particularly roses and Sweet Peas, in classes including, flower arrangements, flowers, pot plants, vegetables. Raffle, plant stall and tombola. Refreshments available
St.Mary’s Centre, Grassmere Close, Felpham, Bognor Regis
Sat 16 Jun

More details - West Sussex Spring Foraging Course
We’re delighted to be running our first Spring courses in West Sussex at the beautiful Tilgate Park. We will meet at the Smith and Western at 12pm. The course starts there with a 20 minute introduction on what to look for and a brief of the general countryside codes where they relate to foragers.
Tilgate Park, Smith and Western, Tilgate Drive, Crawley
Sat 16 Jun

More details - Coffee Morning
Rraising funds for CRY (Cardiac Risk in the Young) . Come and enjoy cake and a cuppa in a friendly environment. St Paul’s coffee mornings are held on the 3rd Saturday of each month, raising money for a different charity each time.
St Paul’s Methodist Church, Northgate, Crawley
Sat 16 Jun

More details - Channel View - Open Garden for NGS
A seaside Tudor cottage garden blending traditional, antipodean and subtropical plants. Dense planting, secret rooms and intriguing sight-lines, with brick and flint paths inlaid with thundereggs radiating from a wildlife pond.
Channel View, Worthing
Sat 16 Jun and Sun 17 Jun

More details - Rymans - Open Garden for NGS
Walled and other gardens surrounding lovely C15 stone house (not open); bulbs, flowering shrubs, roses, ponds, and potager. Many unusual and rare trees and shrubs. In late spring the wisterias are spectacular. The heady scent of hybrid musk roses fills the walled garden in June.
Rymans, Chichester
Sat 16 Jun and Sun 17 Jun

More details - Nymans - Celebration of Flowers
See the house interiors transformed with striking floral displays. To launch the opening of ’The Triumph of Hope’ exhibition, we’ll be filling the house with flower displays inspired by Muriel, Maud and Anne Messel. On Friday 15 June you will see the flower arrangers creating their displays.
Nymans, Handcross, Haywards Heath,
Sat 16 Jun to Fri 22 Jun

More details - Frankenstein A modern re-imagining
Frankenstein Presented by SISATA Written by John Foster Directed by Charmaine K Parkin Set in a dystopian future, the human race is slowly becoming extinct. With a desperation to save humanity, angel - a revolutionary procreation of pioneering female scientist doctor frankenstein, is created.
Highdown Gardens Littlehampton Rd, Worthing, West Sussex
Sat 16 Jun

More details - Nymans - Floral Summer family trail
Enjoy a trail that looks at the many colourful flowers and plants that fill the garden in summer. This trail has taken inspiration from the Messel family women who helped create the gardens. What do you think is in the giant jasmine basket' Take in the scent of the Rose Garden and then continue on a flower hunt.
Nymans, Handcross, Haywards Heath,
Sat 16 Jun to Tue 14 Aug

More details - Nymans - Exhibition: The triumph of hope
An exhibition exploring the lives of three women who influenced the garden’s design. Focussing on their creative legacy and the social circles within which they moved, the exhibition will highlight each of their unique contributions to the development of this well-known garden. Booking Not Needed.
Nymans, Handcross, Haywards Heath,
Sat 16 Jun to Tue 14 Aug

More details - The Big Gig 18 - Horsham Tribute Music Festival
Saturday 16 June, Horsham Sports Club Hosted on the grounds of Horsham Sports Club, The Big Gig Festival returns to offer a fantastic day out for the whole community and this year it’s bigger and better than ever.
Horsham Sports Club, Cricket Field Road, Horsham
Sat 16 Jun

More details - HoneyLeaf Monthly Poetry Workshops
Monthly Poetry Workshop Playing with language, sounds and the rhythm of words, we’ll allow poetry to emerge from prompts and exercises. We will write together, share what we’ve written (if you want to) and listen to each other. Cost: £20 per workshop. Block booking discounts and gift vouchers available.
The Bookshop, 22 High Street East Grinstead
Sat 16 Jun

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 16 Jun

More details - Balcombe Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
Balcombe is in a designated AONB. Traceable back to the Saxons, the village contains 55 listed buildings incl C15 parish church of St Marys. Nearby is the famous Ouse Valley Viaduct, ancient woodlands, lake, millpond and reservoir.
Balcombe Gardens, Balcombe
Sat 16 Jun

More details - Cookscroft - Open Garden for NGS
This is 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 16 Jun

More details - Workshop: Grow your own: Edible flowers & unusual salad leaves
Maggie Haynes will be showing you what edible flowers and unusual salad leaves are produced at Tuppenny Barn with growing hints and tips and the opportunity to taste different varieties. Includes homemade refreshments, seeds, tasters and handouts. Suitable for all abilities.
Tuppenny Barn Main Road Southbourne
Sat 16 Jun

More details - Lipstick on your Collar
Step back in time to the golden era of pop music where the jukebox roared and feet didn’t touch the floor. Get your dancing shoes at the ready, grab a milkshake and relax – you are in for an evening of back to back hits from the 1950s and 60s!
Chequer Mead Theatre De La Warr Road East Grinstead
Sat 16 Jun

More details - Midsummer Musicfest & Family Fun Day 2018 in aid of St. Catherine's Hospice
Fun day for all the family with Live Music, Tombola, Raffle, Crafts, Produce & Fun Stalls, Face Painting, Balloon Modelling, Bouncy Castle, Barbecue, Real Ales and more ...
Grounds of the Jolly Tanners, Staplefield
Sat 16 Jun

More details - Devil's Dyke - Father's Day den building and campfire cooking
Come on a short guided walk to woodland near Saddlescombe where we’ll make dens, cook sausages and make flatbreads to eat them in. Learn about the conservation work we do, how to build dens, cook on a campfire and use a Kelly Kettle. Booking Essential. Phone: Please use email below.
Devil’s Dyke
Sun 17 Jun

More details - Standen House and Garden - Father's Day
Bring the family to celebrate Father’s Day at Standen. Explore the gardens, have a walk in the woods and discover the Beales’ Arts and Crafts family home. In Barn Caf you can enjoy a breakfast roll, lunch or treat Dad to some cake! Booking Not Needed.
Standen House and Garden, West Hoathly Road, East Grinstead
Sun 17 Jun

More details - Cancer Research Race for Life 5K - Worthing
This is a 5k suitable for all abilities. This is women, young women & children uniting with one purpose, to raise valuable funds for Cancer Research. THIS IS BEATING CANCER. 5k (or just over 3 miles) is an achievable distance for all ages and abilities.
Worthing Seafront Steyne Gardens Worthing
Sun 17 Jun

More details - Chestnut Tree House 15th Birthday Celebration
Join us for afternoon tea, fun and games, raffle, tombola, and lots more to celebrate Chestnut Tree House 15th Birthday.
Jubilee Hall, Elmer Road, Middleton
Sun 17 Jun

More details - Dog Show
Companion Dog Show at North Bersted Community Centre, Chalcraft Lane, Bognor Regis, PO21 5UB. Sponsored by THW Landscape Construction, In support of Registered charity Search Dogs Sussex All Classes, Breed, Obedience and Novelty also Kennel Club Good Citizen Bronze award and fastest recall also try it out Agility &...
North Bersted Community Centre, Chalcraft Lane, Bognor Regis
Sun 17 Jun

More details - Meadow Farm - Open Garden for NGS
Approx 1 acre garden built from scratch over the last 10 yrs. Hot colour-schemed beds at the front lead into a small shrubbery and then onto double borders with a formal pond. A pleached hornbeam avenue takes the eye out to the West Sussex countryside.
Meadow Farm, Pulborough
Sun 17 Jun

More details - Worthing Mencap Diamond Jubilee Family Picnic
Worthing Mencap are celebrating their 60th Anniversary in 2018. We are holding a family picnic on Broadwater Green on Sunday 17th June from 2pm - 4pm. We have arranged for a specialist company to come along to take an aerial photograph at the event so do come along and be part of our history.
Broadwater Green, Worthing, West Sussex
Sun 17 Jun

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 17 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 17 Jun

More details - Selhurst Park - Open Garden for NGS
Come and explore the varied gardens surrounding a beautiful Georgian flint house (not open) approached by a Chestnut avenue. The flint walled garden has a mature 160ft herbaceous border with unusual planting along with rose, hellebore and hydrangea beds.
Selhurst Park, Chichester
Sun 17 Jun

More details - Tuppenny Explorers Club: Edible Elderflowers
Tuppenny Explorers is our after school club aimed at 4 - 11year olds. The fun afternoon sessions run once a month on a Monday at 3:45pm. This month you will have a go at making some elderflower fritters picking Tuppenny Barn elderflowers. You will also continue working on your 2018 nature journals.
Tuppenny Barn Main Road Southbourne
Mon 18 Jun

More details - Devil's Dyke - Saddlescombe orchid walk and talk
Resident ranger and orchid enthusiast, Graham Wellfare, is offering a wonderful day out on the downs this June. Specifically for those interested in orchids, as a species, you can learn more about these amazing plants. After an in-depth talk discover them yourself with a walk on Newtimber Hill.
Devil’s Dyke
Tue 19 Jun

More details - Dunkirk- film
In May 1940, 400,000 British and French Allied soldiers were trapped on the beaches of Dunkirk, surrounded by the German army. In a dire and desperate situation, Britain sent civilian boats to aid the over-stretched Navy to try and evacuate these seemingly doomed troops.
Chequer Mead Theatre De La Warr Road East Grinstead
Wed 20 Jun

More details - Nymans - Art Workshop with John Thompson: South Downs
Local artist & tutor John Thompson returns with more of his popular painting workshops. John takes inspiration from the seasonal changes on the landscape and gardens of Nymans. This month’s theme is South Downs. Join us for a full day of relaxed and informal art in our potting shed.
Nymans, Handcross, Haywards Heath,
Thu 21 Jun to Sat 23 Jun

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
Fri 22 Jun

More details - Oliver! Presented by Bullfrog Productions
Bullfrog Productions present Lionel Bart’s Oliver! ONE OF THE MOST BELOVED BRITISH MUSICALS… Dickens’ timeless characters are vividly brought to life with its ever-popular story of the boy who asked for more.
Chequer Mead Theatre De La Warr Road East Grinstead
Sat 23 Jun and Sun 24 Jun

More details - Cancer Research Race for Life 5K - Crawley
This is a 5k suitable for all abilities. This is women, young women & children uniting with one purpose, to raise valuable funds for Cancer Research. THIS IS BEATING CANCER. 5k (or just over 3 miles) is an achievable distance for all ages and abilities.
Tilgate Park Titmus Drive Crawley
Sat 23 Jun

More details - Cancer Research Race for Life 10K - Crawley
10k is a great step up from our 5k events. Up the challenge and take part in the Race for Life 10k. Walk, jog or run. Raise valuable funds for research. THIS IS BEATING CANCER. 10k (or just over 6 miles) may sound a little daunting but it is an achievable challenge for anyone with a bit of training.
Tilgate Park Titmus Drive Crawley
Sat 23 Jun

More details - Garbuix
Five women, five countries and as many languages. Gavel Circus bring a delightful, high energy circus show jam packed full of acrobatics, music, game playing, laughter, bicycles, shouting, a bear and bagfulls of fun – pure mayhem.
Worthing Theatres 11 Union Place Union Place Worthing
Sat 23 Jun and Sun 24 Jun

More details - Luctons - Open Garden for NGS
A very varied 2 acre Gertrude Jekyll style garden, with box parterre, topiary, acclaimed herbaceous borders, swathes of spotted orchids, wild flowers in the orchard, chickens, greenhouses, large vegetable and fruit garden, croquet lawn, herb garden, and a huge number of plants.
Luctons, East Grinstead
Sat 23 Jun, Sun 24 Jun, Tue 26 Jun

More details - Four Nations Medieval Tournament
The knights, squires, and men at arms of Raven Tor Living History Group will meet in a medieval foot tournament representing four historical nations. Alongside the tournament, visitors can also enjoy storytelling, falconry, have-a-go archery for the over 8s as well as a host of medieval crafts.
Arundel Castle & Gardens
Sat 23 Jun and Sun 24 Jun

More details - Celebration Concert
A Celebration Concert performed by the Southdowns Concert Band, together with the children from Arundel C of E School. Please come and help the Southdowns Concert Band celebrate their 30th Birthday. The concert will feature highlights from over the last 30 years since the bands foundation.
St. Nicholas Church, London Road, Arundel
Sat 23 Jun

More details - Summer Fair
Stalls and activities, books, bric a brac, garden stall, Knit n Natter stall, lunches, plants, raffle, refreshments, tombola, etc. Cup cake competition.
St Barnabas, Worth Road, Pound Hill, Crawley
Sat 23 Jun

More details - Craft Fayre Shoreham Centre
craft fayre lots of great craft ideas and items cafe wheelchair friendly tables available
shoreham centre pond road shoreham by sea bn435wu
Sat 23 Jun

More details - England in the Summer
Brighton Consort (director James Dixon) will be presenting a programme of vocal music entitled “England in the Summer” on Saturday June 23rd (7.30 p.m.) in St Peter’s Church, Henfield.
St Peter’s Church, Henfield
Sat 23 Jun

More details - Graffham Festival - a summer arts celebration
Graffham, just south of Petworth, is this summer celebrating it’s third Festival of Art. With workshops, concerts, talks, poetry evening and more - there is something for everyone. The Open Studios art trail, running alongside Open Gardens is the centrepiece.
Different venues within Graffham village
Sat 23 Jun to Sun 1 Jul

More details - An Evening in Paris
Come and enjoy an Evening in Paris with Aurora Chanson and the Terry Seabrook Trio. Aurora Chanson will transport you back to the Paris of yesteryear for a superb evening of entertainment with classic songs of Edith Piaf, Charles Aznavour, Yves Montand and much more.
Felpham Village Hall, Vicarage Lane, Felpham
Sat 23 Jun

More details - Cancer Research Pretty Muddy 5K - Crawley
Race for Life Pretty Muddy® is the Cancer Research brilliant muddy obstacle course. Scramble over the A-frame. Crawl through the mud pit. Have fun with your friends and raise valuable Funds for BEATING CANCER.
Tilgate Park Titmus Drive Crawley
Sun 24 Jun

More details - Serenity Fayres
Welcome to Serenity Fayres, in partnership with Cancerwise to bring an inspirational event to soothe, cleanse and inspire your mind, body and spirit. Offering experiences in holistic wellbeing therapies, skills in self-development, & a sense of spiritual understanding.
Felpham Community Hall Meaden Way Felpham Bognor Regis West Sussex
Sun 24 Jun

More details - Foxglove Cottage - Open Garden for NGS
Unusual 150ft x 50ft plantaholics garden with a plethora of planted containers, quirky vintage finds and gardenalia. Gravel and bark paths are interspersed by planting areas encompassing sun drenched and shady borders, with plenty of seating dotted about.
Foxglove Cottage, Horsham
Sun 24 Jun, Sun 8 Jul

More details - Tuppenny Barn Family Open Day
Come along to our Family Open Day to explore Tuppenny Barn and join in the fun activities. We will have family games and activities, including a wildlife discovery station for the kids. Have a tour of our growing beds and orchard to see how and where we grow our organic fruit and vegetables.
Tuppenny Barn, Main Road, Southbourne, nr Emsworth, West Sussex
Sun 24 Jun

More details - Ambrose Place Back Gardens,  Worthing Centre, Sunday 24 June open for NGS
Highly acclaimed back gardens of Ambrose Place are celebrating their 35th year of opening to the public for the National Garden Scheme. The Mayor and Mayoress of Worthing have kindly agreed to open the gardens.
Entry points at No 4 Richmond Rd and Ambrose Villa, corner of Richmond and Portland Rd
Sun 24 Jun

More details - Ambrose Place Back Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
The highly acclaimed back gardens of Ambrose Place have been described as a horticultural phenomenon and for 2018, 11 gardens will be open for visitors.
Ambrose Place Back Gardens, Worthing
Sun 24 Jun

More details - Saddlescombe Farm and Newtimber Hill - Saddlescombe farm tours
Enjoy guided tours of this private working farm and discover its layered history and the stories of the people who lived here. View the 17th Century farm buildings and walled garden, including rooms rarely seen by the public. Booking Essential. Phone: Please use email to book. Children welcome with adult supervision.
Saddlescombe Farm and Newtimber Hill
Mon 25 Jun, Mon 30 Jul

More details - Standen House and Garden - Beyond Impression - Selling exhibition
At Standen we’re proud to promote contemporary arts and crafts. Catherine Greenwood is a Print Fellow at City & Guilds Art School, London. Catherine’s art practice includes copper plate etching, mono printing, kitchen lithography, woodcut, lino block printing, painting and figure drawing.
Standen House and Garden, West Hoathly Road, East Grinstead
Mon 25 Jun to Sun 8 Jul

More details - Festival of Learning - Free Talks
We are hosting a series of Free Talks as part of the Festival of Learning at Chichester College during the week 25th – 28th June 2018 Great ideas, tips and skills to enhance both your personal and professional life!
Chichester College, Westgate Fields, Chichester West Sussex
Mon 25 Jun to Thu 28 Jun

More details - The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
Deep in the beautiful Northumbrian countryside a terrifying mystery and a legendary nemesis await the arrival of the world’s greatest detective. When the wife of Doctor Watson suddenly disappears, a desperate quest to find her begins.
Field Place Manor House and Gardens, Worthing
Wed 27 Jun

More details - Block
Block is about life in the city; its contradictions and challenges. Twenty oversized blocks are deconstructed and reformed to create different cityscapes for the performers to play on, move with and explore. With its daring physicality, split-second timing and thrilling feats, Block leaves audiences gasping.
Worthing Theatres 11 Union Place Union Place Worthing
Wed 27 Jun and Thu 28 Jun

The Tempest More details - The Tempest
by William Shakespeare A man waits. Robbed of his position, power and wealth, his enemies have left him in isolation. But this is no ordinary man and this is no ordinary island. Shakespeare’s last play has long dazzled readers and audiences with its intricate blend of magic, humour, intrigue and tenderness.
The Barn Theatre, Southwick Community Centre, Southwick Steet, Southwick
Wed 27 Jun to Sat 30 Jun
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More details - Oklahoma! The Musical
Another amazing MRC production this time celebrating 75 years of Rodgers & Hammerstein’s musical Oklahoma!
Midhurst Rother College, North Street, Midhurst.
Thu 28 Jun to Sat 30 Jun

More details - The Neil Diamond Story
Bob Drury presents The Neil Diamond Story - The life of a legend in song… Bob Drury and his band celebrate the life and music of the legend that is Neil Diamond.
Chequer Mead Theatre De La Warr Road East Grinstead
Fri 29 Jun

More details - St Mary's House Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
5 acres incl formal topiary, large prehistoric Ginkgo biloba, and magnificent Magnolia grandiflora around enchanting timber-framed Medieval house (not open for NGS).
St Mary’s House Gardens, Bramber
Fri 29 Jun and Sat 30 Jun

More details - CoreFest Allstars 2018
COREFEST ALLSTARS 2018 Back by popular demand - and bigger and better than ever before - CoreFest 2018 is a FREE two-day independent music festival set in the heart of Hft Sussex’s beautiful orchards. DAY ONE: 2.
Sussex Orchards Freeman Close Eastergate Lane Walberton
Sat 30 Jun

More details - He Ain't Heavy
Performer Grania Pickard tells the story of growing up with her disabled autistic brother Sean. “When people ask me about my brother I usually give them the short answer; he has severe learning disabilities, epilepsy and autism. He Ain’t Heavy is the long answer.
Worthing Theatres 11 Union Place Union Place Worthing
Sat 30 Jun

More details - Mayor's Grand Twinning Anniversary Dinner and Dance
Fabulous evening of food, music and theatre celebrating 20 years and 25 years of twinning with Bondues in France and Traunstein in Germany.
Borde Hill Garden, Borde Hill Lane
Sat 30 Jun

More details - North Springs - Open Garden for NGS
Hillside garden with beautiful views surrounded by mixed woodland. Focus on structure with a wide range of mature trees and shrubs. Stream, pond and bog area. Abundance of roses, clematis, hostas, rhododendrons and azaleas.
North Springs, nr Fittleworth
Sun 1 Jul

More details - Uppark House and Garden - Outdoor Theatre: The Merchant of Venice
Shakespeare’s great courtroom drama is by turns gripping, funny, romantic and thought-provoking. International award-winning Illyria promise a production to keep you on the edge of your seat! The Merchant of Venice is a funny play that deals with serious issues - in particular the keeping of promises.
Uppark House and Garden, South Harting, Petersfield,
Sun 1 Jul

More details - Crafts Gifts and More
Join us for an explosion of arts, craft, gifts, chocolate, cakes, jewellery and sooooo much more, child friendly and wheelchair access - cosy village hall, refreshments available, plenty of free parking charity tombola ***** FREE ENRY *****
Pagham Village Hall, Pagham Road, Pagham
Sun 1 Jul

More details - 33 Peerley Road - Open Garden for NGS
Small seaside garden 65ft x 32ft, 110yds from the sea. Packed full of ideas and interesting plants using every inch of space to create rooms and places for adults and children to play. A must for any suburban gardener. Specialising in unusual plants that grow well in seaside conditions with advice on coastal gardening.
33 Peerley Road, East Wittering
Sun 1 Jul

More details - The Giant Balloon Show
A brilliantly, crazy one man show that sees the performer end up inside a giant balloon. Expect incredible balloon sculptures, a high energy, hilarious performance, an eighties soundtrack and of course a giant balloon!
Worthing Theatres 11 Union Place Union Place Worthing
Sun 1 Jul

More details - Bowley Farm - Open Garden for NGS
Lying south east of cathedral city, Chichester, the ever peaceful location is a haven to garden birds, ducks and wild fowl who gather daily around the many tall and wild grasses and camouflage.
Bowley Farm, Chichester
Sun 1 Jul

More details - A Royal Summer
A Royal Summer Presented by St Richard Singers as part of the Festival of Chichester 2018 Conductor: Jake Barlow With Noviomagus Ensemble Come, Ye Sons of Art - H Purcell Coronation Anthems - G F Handel
St George’s Church, Cleveland Road, Chichester
Mon 2 Jul

More details - Me and My Girl
This uproarious, much-loved musical comedy includes the enormously popular numbers The Sun Has Got His Hat On, Lambeth Walk and of course Me and My Girl. The revised version by Stephen Fry and Michael Ockrent won the 1985 Laurence Olivier Award for Best Musical.
Chichester Festival Theatre, Oaklands Park, Chichester
Mon 2 Jul to Sat 7 Jul, Mon 9 Jul to Sat 14 Jul, Mon 16 Jul to Sat 21 Jul, Mon 23 Jul to Sat 28 Jul, Mon 30 Jul to Sat 4 Aug, Mon 6 Aug to Sat 11 Aug, Mon 13 Aug to Sat 18 Aug, Mon 20 Aug to Sat 25 Aug

More details - Nymans - Garden Photography Workshop: Summer
Capture the garden in summer on a photography workshop. This workshop is suitable for those who have some experience of using their digital SLR camera. The workshop is a half-day session with Roger Bloxham on how to photograph the delights of the garden in summer.
Nymans, Handcross, Haywards Heath,
Tue 3 Jul

More details - Wildflower Wednesdays
Join our wetland herbalist Sheila Stenning for a gentle stroll down paved pathways to enjoy meadow views of summer wildflowers and herbs. Sheila introduces the traditional medicinal, dietary and domestic uses of wetland plants while you see them at their seasonal best.
WWT Arundel Wetland Centre Mill Road Arundel
Wed 4 Jul, Wed 11 Jul, Wed 18 Jul, Wed 25 Jul

More details - Nymans - Garden Photography Workshop: Summer
Capture the garden in summer on a photography workshop. This workshop is suitable for those who have some experience of using their digital SLR camera. The workshop is a half-day session with Roger Bloxham on how to photograph the delights of the garden in summer.
Nymans, Handcross, Haywards Heath,
Thu 5 Jul

More details - Boundless Summer Concert: UB40
A spectacular open-air concert in one of England’s most magnificent country gardens. Saturday 7th July sees UB40 performing with support from ASWAD. Celebrating their 40th anniversary as a band this year, UB40 have sold over 100 million records worldwide and are the UK’s best-known reggae band.
Borde Hill Garden Haywards Heath
Sat 7 Jul

More details - A Boundless Summer - UB40
A Boundless Summer - UB40 + Aswad. Artists performing: UB40.: Tickets avaiable.
Borde Hill Gardens, Haywards Heath
Sat 7 Jul

More details - Wiston Steam rally
Wiston steam Rally is held each year on the second weekend of July at Wiston Park in West Sussex. The Rally has more then 1100 exhibits in attendance ranging from steam traction engines to vintage vehicles. Also large fun fair with traditional rides and side stands.
Wiston Park, Steyning Road, Steyning
Sat 7 Jul and Sun 8 Jul

More details - Giovanni Pernice - Born To Win
After the huge success of ‘Dance is Life’ in 2017, Giovanni is once again set to get your hearts beating a little faster, showcasing a story of love and passion, with even more heat, even more energy, and even more drama than ever before!
Pavilion Theatre, Worthing
Sat 7 Jul

More details - Summer Fete & Fun Dog Show
Summer Fair & Fun Dog show. Over 30 stalls including Food & Drink, Live music, Crafts, Children’s activities, Bouncy castle, Fire Engine and more!
Aldwick Village Green, Aldwick Road, Aldwick, Bognor Regis.
Sat 7 Jul

More details - Holly House - Open Garden for NGS
An acre of English garden providing views and cameos of plants and trees round every corner with many different areas giving constant interest. A fish pond and a wildlife pond beside a grassy area with many shrubs and flower beds.
Holly House, Haywards Heath
Sat 7 Jul, Sun 8 Jul

More details - King of Pop, starring Navi
King of Pop starring NAVI THE WORLD’S NUMBER ONE MICHAEL JACKSON TRIBUTE ARTIST, NAVI Navi is the only tribute artist ever to be chosen by Michael Jackson himself. Due to his incredible resemblance to the star, Navi was hired as Michael’s official body double / decoy.
Chequer Mead Theatre De La Warr Road East Grinstead
Sat 7 Jul

More details - Devil's Dyke - Bug hunt safari
Join our Rangers to discover what wild minibeasts live in the chalk grassland jungle. With the aid of pooters, nets, beating sheets, magnifying pots and microscopes, catch and identify the many insects that live in Devil’s Dyke Iron Age hill fort. Booking Not Needed. Phone: Please contact us at the email below.
Devil’s Dyke
Sat 7 Jul

More details - Walk for Parkinson's - Cowdray
Join Parkinson’s UK on Sunday 8 July 2018 where we will be returning for this fantastic 4.5 mile sponsored Walk for Parkinson’s around beautiful Cowdray.
The Deer Park at Benbow Pond, Midhurst
Sun 8 Jul

More details - Uppark House and Garden - Summer of Music - FB Pocket Orchestra
Wander around our gardens and hear the sound of hot jazz, blues, ragtime & popular dances of the 1920/30’s floating in the air. Settle down on the lawn at Uppark and enjoy the music and views of the South Downs. Relax to the sounds of hot jazz, blues, ragtime & popular dances of the 1920/30’s.
Uppark House and Garden, South Harting, Petersfield,
Sun 8 Jul, Sun 19 Aug

More details - Boundless Summer Concert: The Gipsy Kings
A spectacular open-air concert in one of England’s most magnificent country gardens. On Sunday 8th July The Gipsy Kings will take to the stage, featuring Nicolas Reyes and Tonnino Baliardo. Playing hits from throughout their career, it’s set to be the perfect sound for a summer’s night.
Borde Hill Garden Haywards Heath
Sun 8 Jul

More details - A Boundless Summer - THE GIPSY KINGS Ft. NICOLAS REYES & TONNINO BALIARDO
A Boundless Summer - THE GIPSY KINGS Ft. NICOLAS REYES & TONNINO BALIARDO. Artists performing: The Gipsy Kings.: Tickets avaiable.
Borde Hill Gardens, Haywards Heath
Sun 8 Jul

More details - Nymans - Sneak Peek Tour
Learn more about the Messel family, house and collection with our guided tour of the Messel Family Rooms. Join a small group on a behind scenes tour before the house opens. Booking Not Needed. Children welcome, must be accompanied by an adult. Assistance Dogs only are welcome.
Nymans, Handcross, Haywards Heath,
Tue 10 Jul to Fri 13 Jul, Mon 16 Jul to Fri 20 Jul, Mon 23 Jul to Fri 27 Jul, Mon 30 Jul to Fri 3 Aug, Mon 6 Aug to Fri 10 Aug, Mon 13 Aug to Fri 17 Aug, Mon 20 Aug to Fri 24 Aug, Mon 27 Aug to Fri 31 Aug

More details - Standen House and Garden - Exhibition:  Helen Beale - Never at Sea
Explore the inspirational story of Standen’s Helen Beale, the pioneering woman who went to war and helped make women an important part of the Navy’s war effort.
Standen House and Garden, West Hoathly Road, East Grinstead
Tue 10 Jul to Fri 31 Aug

More details - Nymans - Guided garden walk
Come on a guided walk of the gardens led by our experienced and knowledgeable garden rangers. The walk will take in the seasonal highlights, including stars of the Nymans collection.
Nymans, Handcross, Haywards Heath,
Tue 10 Jul to Fri 31 Aug

More details - Nymans - Dream House Tour
Learn more about the fascinating house and ruins with our guided tour of the exterior. Learn about the architecture and discover how the Messel family transformed Nymans into their dream house. Booking Not Needed. Children welcome, must be accompanied by an adult. Assistance Dogs only are welcome.
Nymans, Handcross, Haywards Heath,
Tue 10 Jul to Fri 13 Jul, Mon 16 Jul to Fri 20 Jul, Mon 23 Jul to Fri 27 Jul, Mon 30 Jul to Fri 3 Aug, Mon 6 Aug to Fri 10 Aug, Mon 13 Aug to Fri 17 Aug, Mon 20 Aug to Fri 24 Aug, Mon 27 Aug to Fri 31 Aug

More details - Standen House and Garden
Join us for an evening to explore the inspiring women designers of the Arts and Crafts Movement. Curator Alice Strickland will highlight works displayed at Standen that were designed and created by women artists and makers including May Morris, Kate Faulkner and Dame Ethel Walker.
Standen House and Garden, West Hoathly Road, East Grinstead
Tue 10 Jul

More details - Bratislava Hot Serenaders
Bratislava Hot Serenaders, with the Serenader Sisters AN AUTHENTIC VINTAGE ORCHESTRA PLAYING SWING & DANCE MUSIC OF THE 20’s & 30’s. This sensational 21-piece band does "vintage" with extraordinary authenticity and pizzazz.
Chequer Mead Theatre De La Warr Road East Grinstead
Thu 12 Jul

More details - Goodwood Festival of Speed
On the manicured lawns of an English stately home, the tranquil sophistication of a summer garden party is shattered by a piercing wail as a Formula One car screeches up the front drive, wreathed in tyre smoke.
Goodwood House, Chichester, West Sussex
Thu 12 Jul to Sun 15 Jul

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
Thu 12 Jul, Fri 13 Jul, Thu 19 Jul, Fri 20 Jul, Thu 26 Jul, Fri 27 Jul, Thu 2 Aug, Fri 3 Aug, Thu 9 Aug, Fri 10 Aug, Thu 16 Aug, Fri 17 Aug, Thu 23 Aug, Fri 24 Aug, Thu 30 Aug, Fri 31 Aug

More details - The Bohemians with support band Brass Volcanoes
The world’s most exciting Queen tribute band will lend its own ‘kind of magic’ to the Haywards Heath Proms In The Park this summer.
Victoria Park, Haywards Heath
Thu 12 Jul

More details - Forbidden Nights
Brace yourself for two hours of thrilling action, provocative choreography with the ultimate Forbidden strip tease (and a few men in uniform thrown in for good measure).
Chequer Mead Theatre De La Warr Road East Grinstead
Fri 13 Jul

More details - Standen House and Garden - Embroidery Workshop
Create your own piece of embroidery in the Arts and Crafts setting of Standen House under the expert guidance of Sally Roberson.
Standen House and Garden, West Hoathly Road, East Grinstead
Fri 13 Jul, Tue 21 Aug

More details - Hello Again the story of Neil Diamond & Roy G Hemmings Mowtown Show
“Get Ready” for Motown music and Neil Diamond tributes at Haywards Heath’s Festival of Music One of the country’s most definitive Neil Diamond tribute bands will appear at Haywards Heath’s Proms in the Park this summer, as part of a Friday night double bill which will also include an internationally-renowned Motown
Victoria Park, Haywards Heath
Fri 13 Jul

More details - Woolbeding Gardens - Gardeners' Workshop - Horticulture for beginners
Learn some basic skills and ask questions on how to improve your garden. Find out how to make the most of your soil, look after plants and get some tips on keeping your garden looking good throughout the summer. Booking Essential. Phone: 0344 249 1895. This event is not designed for children.
Woolbeding Gardens, Woolbeding, nr Midhurst
Fri 13 Jul

More details - Norman Knights Tournament
This weekend will see a tournament of Norman foot combat held on the upper grounds of Arundel Castle. Along with a tented encampment, which will include a variety of crafts and demonstrations of the period, as well as a falconry display, have-a-go-archery for the over 8s and a storyteller to enthrall and excite...
Arundel Castle & Gardens
Sat 14 Jul and Sun 15 Jul

More details - Dinosaur World Live
Dare to experience the dangers and delights of Dinosaur World in this interactive new show for all the family. Grab your compass and join our intrepid explorer across unchartered territories to discover a pre-historic world of astonishing (and remarkably life-like) dinosaurs.
Worthing Theatres 11 Union Place Union Place Worthing
Sat 14 Jul and Sun 15 Jul

More details - In focus Optics Sales Events
Test out binoculars and scopes under actual field conditions with expert assistance with Keith with brands including Opticron, Swarovski, Nikon, Zeiss, Hawke, Vanguard & Delta. in focus accepts all major credit cards and part exchange is always considered. A portion of all sales goes towards WWT’s conservation work.
WWT Arundel Wetland Centre Mill Road Arundel
Sat 14 Jul, Tue 24 Jul, Wed 8 Aug, Sun 9 Sep

More details - Proms in the Park
Multi award winning mezzo soprano Katherine Jenkins is returning to West Sussex this summer for a charity concert staged by It’s Magic Events. Katherine, will perform on Saturday 14 July in Victoria Park, Haywards Heath for what will be her seventh performance in the town.
Victoria Park, Haywards Heath
Sat 14 Jul

More details - Messy Church
’Church for people who Don’t Do Church’. A place where families can learn about God together through games and crafts followed by a short Celebration and a good tea. Messy Church is for all ages. Adults don’t have to bring a child, but chlidren must bring their adults with them.
St Paul’s Methodist Church, Northgate, Crawley
Sat 14 Jul

More details - Saffrons - Open Garden for NGS
A stylish garden of textural contrasts and rich colour. The herbaceous beds are furnished with agapanthus, spiky eryngiums, salvias, alliums and fragrant lilies. A broad lawn is surrounded by borders with Japanese maples, rhododendrons, hydrangeas and specimen trees interspersed with ferns and grasses.
Saffrons, Steyning
Sun 15 Jul, Thu 19 Jul

More details - Craft Fayre & Funday Maybridge Keystone Centre
CRAFT FAYRE FUN DAY come along with the kids for some face painting, princess appearances, colouring competition, craft ideas jewellery, toys, bags, wool, knitted items and much much more refreshments available
Raleigh Way, Goring-by-Sea, Worthing
Sun 15 Jul

More details - Giovanni Pernice - Born To Win
After the huge success of ‘Dance is Life’ in 2017, Giovanni is once again set to get your hearts beating a little faster, showcasing a story of love and passion, with even more heat, even more energy, and even more drama than ever before!
The Hawth, Crawley
Mon 16 Jul

More details - Copyhold Hollow - Open Garden for NGS
A different NGS experience in 2 north-facing acres. The cottage garden surrounding C16 house (not open) gives way to steep slopes up to woodland garden: a challenge to both visitor and gardener. Species primulas a particular interest of the owner. Stumpery, dizzy crows nest viewing platform.
Copyhold Hollow, Haywards Heath
Mon 16 Jul

More details - Nymans - Lead Ranger's Walk: July
Take in the seasonal highlights of the woods in summer with an exclusive guided tour with our Lead Ranger. Find out what looking after an Ancient Woodland entails, from the Rangers that work here.
Nymans, Handcross, Haywards Heath,
Tue 17 Jul

More details - Cream Tea Voyages
Cream Tea Voyages Sit back, relax and enjoy a delicious cream tea on our electric canal boat, Wiggonholt, whilst watching the beautiful countryside pass by. 90 minute trips depart at 2.15pm and 4.30pm. £14 per person.
The Wey & Arun Canal Trust, Canal Centre, The wharf behind the Onslow Arms Public House, High Street, Loxwood, West Sussex
Tue 17 Jul, Tue 7 Aug, Wed 5 Sep

More details - The Walled Garden At Tilgate Park - Open Garden for NGS
A chance to explore the walled garden and heritage grounds of Tilgate Park with the Head Gardener, Nick Hagon at different times of the year. The azaleas, camellias, candelabra primulas plus the rhododendron collection make a colourful impact in May.
The Walled Garden At Tilgate Park, Crawley
Wed 18 Jul, Thu 19 Jul

More details - Re-Take That
Re-Take That are quite simply the biggest, best and most authentic tribute to one of the biggest British pop acts in history. Celebrating 10 years as the nations favourite tribute show with the incredible new Wonderland Show featuring Robbie Live.
Chequer Mead Theatre De La Warr Road East Grinstead
Thu 19 Jul

More details - Carpenters Gold
SUPREMELY CAPTURING HOW THEY WERE ‘LIVE IN CONCERT’, THIS IS ONE OF THE MOST ACCURATE CARPENTERS TRIBUTE PRODUCTIONS. IT’S AN ABSOLUTE MUST FOR ALL FANS OF THE FANTASTIC KAREN AND RICHARD.
Chequer Mead Theatre De La Warr Road East Grinstead
Fri 20 Jul

More details - Devil's Dyke - Devil's Dyke wild food walk, talk and picnic
Learn how our ancestors foraged for food and medicinal herbs at spectacular Devil’s Dyke where people have lived off the land for thousands of years.
Devil’s Dyke
Fri 20 Jul

More details - Uppark House and Garden - In Her Shoes Summer Trail
Pick up our family trail this summer and get exploring. This year we are looking at the women who played important roles in the history of Uppark. From foreign travel to butter churning, find out more about each of our women in our fun and imaginative family trail taking you around the house and gardens this.
Uppark House and Garden, South Harting, Petersfield,
Sat 21 Jul to Sun 2 Sep

More details - Dusty’s Wildlife Rangers
Become a fearless Wildlife Ranger like Dusty Duck with exciting challenges waiting for you this summer, including pond exploring, animal tracking and survival skills. Grab your free log book and start your expedition as Dusty’s Ranger Camp.
WWT Arundel Wetland Centre Mill Road Arundel
Sat 21 Jul to Sun 2 Sep

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- On-Site Café - Free Admisson.
The Grange Centre, Bepton Road, Midhurst
Sat 21 Jul, Sat 18 Aug, Sat 15 Sep

More details - Standen House and Garden - Spectra - Selling exhibition
At Standen we’re proud to promote contemporary arts and crafts. This selling exhibition will feature the work of a group of Surrey based textile artists. Discover the artists’ varied interests and techniques, including embroidery, quilting, and mixed media, and purchase a piece to take home with you.
Standen House and Garden, West Hoathly Road, East Grinstead
Sat 21 Jul to Fri 27 Jul

More details - Coffee Morning
Come and enjoy cake and a cuppa in a friendly environment. Book, cake and bric-a-brac stalls.St Paul’s coffee mornings are held on the 3rd Saturday of each month, raising money for a different charity each time.
St Paul’s Methodist Church, Northgate, Crawley
Sat 21 Jul

More details - Jamie's Wish Trust - Family Fun Day
This will be Jamie’s Wish Trust’s 12th annual Family Fun Day. There will be entertainment, displays, competitions, stalls, refreshments, live music and much, much more. All funds raised at this event will go towards our work supporting children and young people fighting Cancer.
Linden Park, Littlehampton
Sat 21 Jul

More details - Friends for a Fiver (members only)
We are offering all our members one guest each* to come in for just £5 on the 22nd and 23rd July! We know all you members love Fishers Farm so why not enjoy it with your friends! This offer is for BUY ONLINE ONLY!
Fishers Adventure Farm Park, Newpound Lane, Wisborough Green
Sat 21 Jul and Sun 22 Jul

More details - Boxgrove Village Fete and Vintage Vehicles
FETEVAL !!! Live music by the amazing group, Fuzz Universe (www.fuzzuniverse.co.uk), Cash bar, food, Vintage Vehicles, 2 x bouncy castle (free) use, children’s games, stalls and more. Amazing raffle.
Boxgrove Village Hall, The Street, Boxgrove. Chichester. West Sussex
Sun 22 Jul

More details - Devil's Dyke - Butterflying on Newtimber Hill
Join resident ranger and butterfly enthusiast, Graham Wellfare on one of England’s finest butterfly sites - Newtimber Hill. A talk on downland butterlies followed by a walk to discover these beautiful creatures on the wing. Booking Essential. Phone: Please email for bookings. Assistance Dogs only are welcome.
Devil’s Dyke
Sun 22 Jul

More details - Plant Fair Roadshow - Summer Show
Located in the attractive garden area of Tilgate Park, adjacent to its Nature Centre and Café, this is a collection of leading specialist nurseries offering a wide range of bulbs, perennials, herbs, shrubs and trees.
Tilgate Park, Tilgate Drive, Crawley
Sun 22 Jul

More details - Binsted's  31st  Annual Strawberry Fair
The friends and neighbours of Binsted are gathering once again to offer a large variety of garden plants; homemade cakes, jams and produce; ice cream; Pimm’s tent; music; raffle; tombola; books; wildlife, nature and countryside displays; crafts and demonstrations; toys; face painting; petting animals; owls display;
Flint Barn, Binsted Lane, Binsted near Arundel
Sun 22 Jul

More details - East Grinstead Town Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
Gardens to lift the spirits and make you smile! These town gardens are all past winners of East Grinstead in Bloom Best Front Garden. The back gardens have quite different styles. Most are established, displaying a mix of planting incl shrubs, perennials, and annuals, with tubs and baskets.
East Grinstead Town Gardens, East Grinstead
Sun 22 Jul

More details - 4 Hillside Cottages - Open Garden for NGS
Garden 120ft x 27ft in a rural setting, densely planted with mixed borders and shrubs. Large collection of roses, mainly New English shrub roses; walls, fences and arches covered with mid and late season clematis; baskets overflowing with fuchsias. A profusion of colour and scent in a well maintained small garden.
4 Hillside Cottages, Chichester
Sun 22 Jul

More details - Uppark House and Garden - Summer of Music -  Alder Valley Brass Band
Join us for a summer afternoon of beautiful brass band tunes in the garden. Join us in the grounds of Uppark to listen to the Alder Valley Brass Band. Bring a picnic or visit our caf to enjoy your refreshments with a view over the South Downs. Booking Not Needed. Suitable for all ages.
Uppark House and Garden, South Harting, Petersfield,
Sun 22 Jul

More details - Park Lodge - Open Garden for NGS
½ acre head gardener’s cottage garden, mixing formal and informal, cultivated and wild garden. Hedges divide the garden, mixed borders and roses, summerhouse, chickens. Also open with the working walled kitchen garden and glasshouse from Fittleworth House next door.
Park Lodge, Pulborough
Sun 22 Jul

More details - International Jousting and Medieval Tournament
The undisputed highlight of Arundel Castle’s events calendar – the International Jousting and Medieval Tournament – is this year celebrating its tenth anniversary and promising the biggest and best contest to date. Competitors from around the world will be taking part in the thrilling six-day Tournament.
Arundel Castle & Gardens
Tue 24 Jul, Sun 29 Jul

More details - Sabrina- film
Afternoon Tea at the Movies: Sabrina TREAT YOURSELF TO THE CLASSIC ROMANTIC COMEDY, SABRINA, FOLLOWED BY A DELIGHTFUL AFTERNOON TEA. In this Oscar nominated role, Sabrina, (Audrey Hepburn) is caught between two brothers, David, the playboy and Linus (Humphrey Bogart), the serious one.
Chequer Mead Theatre De La Warr Road East Grinstead
Tue 24 Jul

More details - Nymans - Art Workshop with John Thompson: Floral border
Local artist & tutor John Thompson returns with more of his popular painting workshops. John takes inspiration from the seasonal changes on the landscape and gardens of Nymans. This month’s theme is Floral border. Join us for a full day of relaxed and informal art in our potting shed.
Nymans, Handcross, Haywards Heath,
Thu 26 Jul to Sat 28 Jul

More details - The Sense of an Ending - film
WHAT IF TIME COULD FLOW BACKWARDS, TO REMIND US THAT OUR LIFE IS A STORY WE HAVE TOLD TO OURSELVES? Tony Webster (Jim Broadbent), divorced and retired, leads a reclusive and relatively quiet life.
Chequer Mead Theatre De La Warr Road East Grinstead
Thu 26 Jul

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,
Fri 27 Jul to Mon 24 Sep

Enchanted Horsham More details - Enchanted Horsham
A Summer Wonderland of boutique shopping, street theatre, an eclectic mix of live music, circus performance, dance & spectacular Secret Illuminated Garden. Set in Horsham Park in the centre of town and a 2 minute walk from Horsham train station.
Horsham Park
Fri 27 Jul to Sun 29 Jul
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More details - 54 Elmleigh - Open Garden for NGS
acre property with terraced front garden, leading to a heavily planted rear garden with majestic 100 yr old Black Pines. Shrubs, perennials, packed with interest around every corner, giving all season colours. Many raised beds, numerous sculptures, vegetables in boxes, a greenhouse, pond, and bog garden.
54 Elmleigh, Midhurst
Sat 28 Jul and Sun 29 Jul

More details - Little Farmers Weekend
With a moo moo here and a moo moo there – there’ll be farmers everywhere! Kick-start your Summer Holidays with a fun-filled weekend at Fishers Farm, with welly wanging, a chance to drive your own tractor and a special Farmers “Walk & Talk,” you can also meet and greet our fabulous furry co-stars in the Animal...
Fishers Adventure Farm Park, Newpound Lane, Wisborough Green
Sat 28 Jul and Sun 29 Jul

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 Jul, Sun 29 Jul, Sat 25 Aug

More details - Andre Rieu 2018 Maastricht Concert
Andre Rieu 2018 Maastricht Concert AMORE, MY TRIBUTE TO LOVE IS ANDRÉ RIEU’S TRIBUTE TO LOVE! Known to millions as ‘The King of Waltz’, André Rieu’s annual Maastricht concert is the most eagerly anticipated event of the year.
Chequer Mead Theatre De La Warr Road East Grinstead
Sat 28 Jul

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 28 Jul and Sun 29 Jul

More details - Ham Cottage - Open Garden for NGS
8 acre garden created from agricultural land during the last 20 yrs by the present owners. The garden is now well established with yr-round colour bursting from the many borders, large bog garden and winter garden. A gentle stream flows down over waterfalls into a bluebell carpeted wood.
Ham Cottage, Highbrook, Ardingly
Sat 28 Jul and Sun 29 Jul

More details - Qatar Goodwood Festival
This glamorous, world-famous five-day festival – popularly known as ‘Glorious Goodwood’ – is the season’s undoubted highlight. Over 100,000 people flock to the world’s most beautiful racecourse to enjoy the £1million Sussex Stakes, Ladies’ Day and other unforgettable highlights. Visit goodwood.com for tickets.
Goodwood Racecourse
Tue 31 Jul to Sat 4 Aug

More details - Living History Day
Meet a variety of historical characters, such as a Knight, Pirate and Medieval Surgeon. There’s a range of have-a-go activities for all ages, including archery for the over 8s plus ‘meet the falconer’, a face painter and a story teller. History has never been so much fun!
Arundel Castle & Gardens
Tue 31 Jul

More details - Petworth - Craft: Plan it, Build it, Test it
Drop in for some science and technology inspired craft to take home. Booking Not Needed. Suitable for children aged 4-12 years. Assistance Dogs only are welcome.
Petworth, Petworth,
Wed 1 Aug, Wed 8 Aug, Wed 15 Aug, Wed 22 Aug, Wed 29 Aug

More details - Nymans - Women & Power: Head Gardener walk - Aug
Linking with our exhibition The Triumph of Hope, join our Head Gardener as he explains how three generations of Messel family women influenced the garden’s design. The walk will also take in some seasonal highlights and you can find out what to look forward to in the coming months.
Nymans, Handcross, Haywards Heath,
Thu 2 Aug

The Loxwood Joust More details - The Loxwood Joust
The Loxwood Joust is a fantastic family day of mediaeval revelry and mayhem. Harken to the call of booming cannon fire and the clash of steel on steel as mighty knights’ fight to reign victorious, before being immersed in the mediaeval battle camp where fully armoured knights show what life was like at that time.
The Loxwood Meadow Loxwood Billingshurst
Sat 4 Aug, Sun 5 Aug, Sat 11 Aug, Sun 12 Aug
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More details - Petworth - Science Saturdays Workshop
Take part in spectacular science activities with exciting hands on experiments by Sublime Science. Enjoy ’magic’ tricks, gooey slime making and spectacular experiments in this one hour workshop run by award-winning Sublime Science. Booking Essential. Phone: 0344 249 1895.
Petworth, Petworth,
Sat 4 Aug, Sat 11 Aug, Sat 18 Aug

More details - Cowboys and Cowgirls Weekend
Howdy Partner! Come on down and enjoy Fishers Farms Cowboys and Cowgirls weekend. We’ve got everything you need to unwind after a busy week at the ranch, with big and small rodeo bulls - for big and small cowfolk - and a special banger’n’beans meal for hungry riders.
Fishers Adventure Farm Park, Newpound Lane, Wisborough Green
Sat 4 Aug and Sun 5 Aug

More details - Uppark House and Garden - Outdoor Theatre: Pirates of Penzance
Equity-compliant Illyria have been touring for 25 years. Join them this evening as they put their unique spin on this classic tale. Bring a picnic and settle in for the evening as the sun sets at Uppark.
Uppark House and Garden, South Harting, Petersfield,
Sat 4 Aug

More details - Disney's High School Musical Jr
Chequer Mead Productions presents Disney’s High School Musical Jr. ONCE A WILDCAT, ALWAYS A WILDCAT!………….. Come and watch all the talented performers from Chequer Mead Productions’ week-long Summer workshop, as Disney Channel’s smash hit musical comes to life on stage in Disney’s High School Musical Jr!
Chequer Mead Theatre De La Warr Road East Grinstead
Sat 4 Aug

More details - Petworth - Music in the Mansion
Hear live Baroque Guitar music, popular in the seventeenth-century, played by Mitch Callow as you wander the state rooms of Petworth House. Visit Petworth House and Park on Sunday afternoons in August to experience the state rooms come to life with live Baroque Guitar music. Booking Not Needed.
Petworth, Petworth,
Sun 5 Aug, Sun 12 Aug, Sun 19 Aug, Sun 26 Aug

More details - Uppark House and Garden - Summer of Music -  The Harry Strutters Jazz Band
The Harry Strutters Hot Three return for another summer as they entertain us with their acoustic jazz. Join us in the grounds of Uppark to listen to the gentle sounds of Harry Strutters Jazz Band. Bring a picnic or visit our caf to enjoy your refreshments with a view over the South Downs. Booking Not Needed.
Uppark House and Garden, South Harting, Petersfield,
Sun 5 Aug

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 5 Aug

More details - Standen House and Garden - Children's Summer Craft
Children can enjoy nautical-themed craft and be a part of Helen Beale - Never at Sea this summer. Join us for fun activities at Standen during the summer holidays. Children can use their creative skills to make their own craft to take home. Booking Not Needed. Children welcome. Assistance Dogs only are welcome.
Standen House and Garden, West Hoathly Road, East Grinstead
Mon 6 Aug to Sun 19 Aug

More details - Living History Day
Meet a variety of historical characters, such as a Knight, Pirate and Medieval Surgeon. There’s a range of have-a-go activities for all ages, including archery for the over 8s plus ‘meet the falconer’, a face painter and a story teller. History has never been so much fun!
Arundel Castle & Gardens
Tue 7 Aug

More details - Peppa Pig's Adventure
Join Peppa as she gets ready to go on an exciting camping trip to the woods with George and her school friends, including Pedro Pony, Suzy Sheep and Gerald Giraffe. With lunch-boxes packed and Daddy Pig driving the bus, Peppa and friends are excited about their outdoor adventure, full of games, laughter and live music!
Worthing Theatres 11 Union Place Union Place Worthing
Wed 8 Aug and Thu 9 Aug

More details - Black Magic - The Little Mix
Black Magic- The Little Mix Show Dance, Scream and Sing Along to this highly energetic tribute show that follows in the footsteps of the award winning girl band, Little Mix.
Chequer Mead Theatre De La Warr Road East Grinstead
Wed 8 Aug

More details - Chilli Fiesta
Join the party at the UK’s biggest chilli festival. Dance to live Latin music, watch cookery and gardening demonstrations and taste delicious chilli foods ‘til your tongue sizzles. Make the most of the family-friendly festival atmosphere and camp onsite with great facilities.
West Dean Gardens, West Dean
Fri 10 Aug to Sun 12 Aug

More details - 60's Night Out
HIT MAKERS - THE DREAMERS HAVE JOINED FORCES WITH THE TEMPLE BROTHERS TO BRING TO YOU A BRAND NEW SHOW!
Chequer Mead Theatre De La Warr Road East Grinstead
Fri 10 Aug

More details - The Loxwood Joust
The Loxwood Joust is the most spectacular mediaeval Festival in the Realm Step back in time and experience the verve and vigour of a world where lives were harsh and hearts were passionate Each day from 10 am to 6 pm. The Loxwood Joust’s unrivalled programme of mediaeval revelry guarantees a day out like no other.
The Loxwood Meadow, Loxwood
Sat 11 Aug and Sun 12 Aug

More details - Superheroes Weekend
Superheroes UNITE! Get your disguises ready and get yourselves to Fishers Farm for our Superheroes Weekend! Defeat the mighty inflatable assault course! Protect your identity with our Superhero Face painting! With our team of super staff, safeguard Fishers Farm and enjoy a fun family day out at the same time!
Fishers Adventure Farm Park, Newpound Lane, Wisborough Green
Sat 11 Aug and Sun 12 Aug

More details - Selsey Beer & Rounders and Family day out
This year Selsey Cricket & Social Clubs? famous Beer Rounders and Family day will be on the Recreation Ground, as part of Selsey Festival 2018 on Sunday August 12th 2018. It promises to be a fantastic day out for all the family, with lots of things to see and do, so come along and enjoy the fun.
Selsey Cricket Club. The Sir Patrick Moore Pavilion, The Recreation Ground, Paddock Lane, Selsey, We
Sun 12 Aug

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 12 Aug

More details - Colwood House - Open Garden for NGS
12 acres of garden with mature and specimen trees from the late 1800s, lawns and woodland edge. Formal parterre, rose and herb gardens. 100ft terrace and herbaceous border overlooking flower rimmed croquet lawn. Cut turf labyrinth and forsythia tunnel. Water features, statues and gazebos. Pets’ cemetery.
Colwood House, Warninglid
Sun 12 Aug

More details - Summer 2018: Join The Gang! (Bognor)
Inspired by The Midnight Gang, discover worlds in which the most extraordinary of things can happen in the most ordinary of places. Learn how your favourite storybooks can be brought to life on stage and gain new drama and craft skills.
Bognor Campus, University of Chichester Bognor Regis
Mon 13 Aug to Wed 15 Aug

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,
Mon 13 Aug to Sun 19 Aug

More details - Autism Friendly Session for Families of children/young people with neurodevelopmental disorders
Autism Friendly Session for Families of children/young people with neurodevelopmental disorders Suitable for children/young people with Autism and/or anxieties & their families. Venue is wheelchair accessible with hoist & changing bed facilities. Small group session.
QE2 Special School, Horsham
Mon 13 Aug

More details - Peter Pan in a Pickle:  Half-day activity for children with SEND & their families
Suitable for children/young people with PMLD, ASD, ADHD, Down’s, Complex Health Needs, SLD, MLD, ABI, neurodevelopmental disorders. Head2Head Theatre presents PETER PAN IN A PICKLE, bringing siblings together in age appropriate FUN FOR ALL THE FAMILY. Approx. 70 minute walkabout, interactive performance.
QE2 Special School, Horsham
Mon 13 Aug and Tue 14 Aug

More details - Wendy & Peter Pan- presented by HAODS
It’s an adventure of pirates and lost boys, of shadows and pixie dust, of magic and wonder, as this summer HAODS take you to Neverland with ‘Wendy & Peter Pan’. An unforgettable journey awaits you as the much-loved J.M. Barrie story comes to life… but with a twist.
The Capitol, North Street, Horsham
Tue 14 Aug to Sat 18 Aug

More details - Nymans - Exhibition: The triumph of hope
An exhibition exploring the lives of three women who influenced the garden’s design. Focussing on their creative legacy and the social circles within which they moved, the exhibition will highlight each of their unique contributions to the development of this well-known garden. Booking Not Needed.
Nymans, Handcross, Haywards Heath,
Wed 15 Aug to Fri 31 Aug

More details - Nymans - Floral Summer family trail
Enjoy a trail that looks at the many colourful flowers and plants that fill the garden in summer. This trail has taken inspiration from the Messel family women who helped create the gardens. What do you think is in the giant jasmine basket' Take in the scent of the Rose Garden and then continue on a flower hunt.
Nymans, Handcross, Haywards Heath,
Wed 15 Aug to Sun 19 Aug

More details - Devil's Dyke - Saddlescombe Farm Tudor soap making & picnic in orchard
Make soap in our 17th Century scullery and bring a tasty picnic to eat in the orchard. Learn about the life of a 9 year old scullery maid at Saddlescombe Farm and how ingredients from its herb garden were used to make toiletries and cleaning products on this near self-sufficient farm. Booking Essential.
Devil’s Dyke
Fri 17 Aug

More details - Wiggly Weekend
Wiggly Weekend is BACK! This family favourite encompasses a full weekend of fun, entertainment, and hands-on encounters with a selection of fascinating reptiles, bugs and amphibians from around the world.
Fishers Adventure Farm Park, Newpound Lane, Wisborough Green
Sat 18 Aug and Sun 19 Aug

More details - Family History Weekend
Set within the upper grounds of Arundel Castle, the Family History Weekend will be an opportunity to meet a variety of historical characters such as a Knight, Pirate and Medieval Scribe.
Arundel Castle & Gardens
Sat 18 Aug and Sun 19 Aug

More details - Coffee Morning
St Paul’s Coffee Mornings are held on the 3rd Saturday of each month, raising funds for a different charity each time. Come and enjoy cake and a cuppa in a friendly environment. Books,cake and bric-a-brac stalls.
St Paul’s Methodist Church, Northgate, Crawley
Sat 18 Aug

More details - Holly House - Open Garden for NGS
An acre of English garden providing views and cameos of plants and trees round every corner with many different areas giving constant interest. A fish pond and a wildlife pond beside a grassy area with many shrubs and flower beds.
Holly House, Haywards Heath
Sat 18 Aug and Sun 19 Aug

More details - Malthouse Farm - Open Garden for NGS
Rural 5 acre garden with stunning views to South Downs. Garden divided into separate rooms, box parterre and borders with glass sculpture, herbaceous and shrub borders, mixed border for seasonal colour and kitchen garden. Orchard leading to partitioned areas with grass walks, snail mound, birch maze and willow tunnel.
Malthouse Farm, Hassocks
Sun 19 Aug, Wed 22 Aug

More details - South Stoke Series: Schubert's Octet - Arundel Festival 2018
The South Stoke Series: The Hanover Band Chamber Ensemble together with members of the acclaimed Consone Quartet perform Schubert’s Octet. This intimate setting of St Leonard’s Church, South Stoke for these concerts has proved to be a gem in the Arundel Festival Calendar.
St Leonard’s Church, Mill Lane, South Stoke, Arundel
Tue 21 Aug

More details - Uppark House and Garden - Bugs in the Beer Cellar
Come and peek at the pests that are eating our collection and we’ll show you how we stop them. The collection and environment in a historic house such as Uppark provides both food sources and harbourage (a place to live) for many different types of pest. These can range from insect pests, to birds and mice.
Uppark House and Garden, South Harting, Petersfield,
Tue 21 Aug

More details - South Stoke Series: Les Nations - Arundel Festival 2018
The South Stoke Series: Ashley Solomon’s, Head of Historical Performance at The Royal College of Music, students performing in the intimate setting of St Leonard’s Church. A ‘Nurturing the NEXT Generation’ event. Programme: HANDEL Trio Sonata in G major Op.5 No.
St Leonard’s Church, Mill Lane, South Stoke, Arundel
Wed 22 Aug

More details - Nymans - Art Workshop with John Thompson: Evening Light
Local artist & tutor John Thompson returns with more of his popular painting workshops. John takes inspiration from the seasonal changes on the landscape and gardens of Nymans. This month’s theme is Evening light. Join us for a full day of relaxed and informal art in our potting shed.
Nymans, Handcross, Haywards Heath,
Thu 23 Aug to Sat 25 Aug

More details - South Stoke Series: L’Europe Galante – Arundel Festival 2018
The South Stoke Series: Ashley Solomon’s, Head of Historical Performance at The Royal College of Music, students performing in the intimate setting of St Leonard’s Church. A ‘Nurturing the NEXT Generation’ event.
St Leonard’s Church, Mill Lane, South Stoke, Arundel
Thu 23 Aug

More details - The Sound of Music- film
Afternoon Tea at the Movies: The Sound of Music THESE ARE A FEW OF MY FAVOURITE THINGS…… Another delightful afternoon which starts with the heart-warming, musical tale of The Sound of Music, which took the world by storm, earning five Oscars in 1965.
Chequer Mead Theatre De La Warr Road East Grinstead
Thu 23 Aug

More details - South Stoke Series: A Summer Serenade – Arundel Festival 2018
The South Stoke Series: Colin Lawson (clarinet) leads students from the Royal College of Music in works by JC Bach, Mozart, Beethoven and Weber. A ‘Nurturing the NEXT Generation’ event. Programme: JC BACH - Symphony No. 4 in B flat MOZART - Serenade in E flat K375 BEETHOVEN - Sextet Op.
St Leonard’s Church, Mill Lane, South Stoke, Arundel
Fri 24 Aug

More details - August Bank Holiday at Goodwood Racecourse
From a breathtaking fireworks display on the Friday evening after racing, to heaps of family fun on Saturday and Sunday, this magical three-day fixture rekindles the nostalgic 1950s summer holidays of yesteryear with a traditional fairground and replica beach front. Visit goodwood.com for tickets.
Goodwood Racecourse
Fri 24 Aug to Sun 26 Aug

More details - Woolbeding Gardens - Gardeners' Workshop - Propagation for beginners
Learn essential skills in how to grow your own plants successfully from seeds and cuttings. With plenty of demonstrations, this practical workshop provides an introduction to successful plant propagation, including seed sowing, soft wood cuttings, leaf cuttings and semi ripe wood.
Woolbeding Gardens, Woolbeding, nr Midhurst
Fri 24 Aug

More details - Voodoo Room
Voodoo Room: A Night of Hendrix & Cream Paying tribute to two of the greatest names in rock history – Jimi Hendrix and Cream - Voodoo Room are a stunning power trio featuring some of the UK’s finest musicians, performing an incredible show in the true spirit of these legendary superstars.
Chequer Mead Theatre De La Warr Road East Grinstead
Fri 24 Aug

More details - Handel + Pergolesi - Arundel Festival 2018
The Hanover Band will be performing Pergolesi’s Stabat Mater and some of Handel’s lesser known Operatic Arias in the superb setting of St Nicholas Church, Arundel. The Stabat Mater is a 13th century sequence used regularly for personal and communal devotions from the time of its creation.
St Nicholas Church, London Road, Arundel
Sat 25 Aug

More details - Beach Party
Surf’s up, dude! Head on down to Fishers Farm this Bank Holiday Weekend, as we’re hosting the biggest Beach Party that Wisborough Green has ever seen! We’ve got traditional beach games such as volleyball and a tug of war competition – and see how low you can go with our Beach Limbo game!
Fishers Adventure Farm Park, Newpound Lane, Wisborough Green
Sat 25 Aug and Sun 26 Aug

More details - 12,000 Years of Combat
The tented encampments of five renowned living history groups and many individual historical re-enactors will reflect over 12,000 years of local and Castle history with crafts, costume, and combat displays from the Stone Age to the Victorians – and almost everything in between!
Arundel Castle & Gardens
Sat 25 Aug, Mon 27 Aug

More details - East Preston Food & Drink Festival
East Preston’s Food & Drink Festival is back again for its third year, bigger and better. Spend a fun summer’s day eating, drinking and socialising with friends and family on East Preston’s lovely Village Green.
Village Green, Sea Road, East Preston
Sat 25 Aug

More details - 4 Ben's Acre - Open Garden for NGS
Our garden (100ft x45ft) creates an illusion of spaciousness by good use of steps and terracing to give impressive views around the garden. Visitors comment on our interesting plants and their colour combinations, calling it inspirational and a visual delight.
4 Ben’s Acre, Horsham
Sat 25 Aug

More details - Andre Rieu 2018 Maastricht Concert Encore
Andre Rieu 2018 Maastricht Concert Another chance for you to be swept away with the incredible music from Andre Rieu and his famous Johann Strauss Orchestra, set amongst the beautiful medieval backdrop of his home town of Maastricht in the Netherlands.
Chequer Mead Theatre De La Warr Road East Grinstead
Sat 25 Aug

More details - Giggleloes Comedy
GIGGLEOES PRESENTS ANOTHER HIGH QUALITY EVENING OF STAND UP WITH FOUR, BRILLIANT COMEDIANS: A veteran of Mock The Week and Never Mind the Buzzcocks, BEN NORRIS was named by The Evening Standard as “one of London’s top under rated comedians”.
Chequer Mead Theatre De La Warr Road East Grinstead
Sat 25 Aug

More details - South Stoke Series: Sunday Lunchtime Concert - Arundel Festival 2018
The South Stoke Series: Colin Lawson (clarinet) leads members past and present from the Royal College of Music in the Mozart Clarinet Quintet. This concert is followed by a drinks and canapé reception in the grounds of the Church (weather permitting). A ‘Nurturing the NEXT Generation’ event.
St Leonard’s Church, Mill Lane, South Stoke, Arundel
Sun 26 Aug

More details - Saddlescombe Farm and Newtimber Hill - Saddlescombe farm tours
Enjoy guided tours of this private working farm and discover its layered history and the stories of the people who lived here. View the 17th Century farm buildings and walled garden, including rooms rarely seen by the public. Booking Essential. Phone: Please use email to book. Children welcome with adult supervision.
Saddlescombe Farm and Newtimber Hill
Mon 27 Aug

More details - Peter Pan in a Pickle
Thursday 28 August, show at 2pm; Friday 29 August, show at 11.15am or 2pm.  (12.45-1.45pm, lunchtime activities: sensory tent, craft & games)   This half-day event is for children/young people with disabilities to share with their families.  Groups are small (maximum 24 people).
Fordwater Special School Summersdale Road Chichester
Mon 27 Aug and Tue 28 Aug

More details - Durrance Manor - Open Garden for NGS
This 2 acre garden surrounding a Medieval hall house (not open) with Horsham stone roof, enjoys uninterrupted views over a ha-ha of the South Downs and Chanctonbury Ring. There are Japanese inspired gardens, a large pond, wild flower meadow and orchard, colourful long borders, hosta walk, and vegetable garden.
Durrance Manor, Shipley
Mon 27 Aug

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
Mon 27 Aug

More details - Peter Pan in a Pickle:  Half-day activity for children with disabilities & their families
Head2Head Theatre presents Peter Pan in a Pickle, bringing siblings together in age appropriate FUN FOR ALL THE FAMILY Approx. 60 minute walkabout, interactive performance.
Fordwater Special School, Summersdale Road, Chichester
Tue 28 Aug and Wed 29 Aug

More details - Autism Friendly Session for Families of children with neurodevelopmental disorders
Suitable for children/young people with Autism and/or anxieties We offer a small group session for children with Autism and their families. Relax in a safe and secure environment while your children explore our sensory tent and have fun with games and craft activities.
Fordwater Special School, Summersdale Road, Chichester
Tue 28 Aug

More details - Sing-a-long Beauty and the Beast
BE OUR GUEST THIS SUMMER AS WE CELEBRATE DISNEY’S NEW ADAPTION OF THE ICONIC FAIRY TALE, BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, WITH AN EXTRA SPECIAL SING-A-LONG SCREENING!
Chequer Mead Theatre De La Warr Road East Grinstead
Wed 29 Aug

More details - Roy Chubby Brown
Roy Chubby Brown is back and he’s as naughty as ever. His choice of language and his politically incorrect jokes are all delivered with a cheeky grin and perfect comedy timing.
Chequer Mead Theatre De La Warr Road East Grinstead
Fri 31 Aug

More details - Macmillan Vintage Rally
Stationary Engines Tractors Cars Bikes Commercial Steam Military Bygones Craft Trade Stalls All Proceeds To Macmillan Cancer
Langhurst Hill Farm Balls Cross Petworth West Sussex
Sat 1 Sep and Sun 2 Sep

More details - Army Weekend
ATTENTION! Fishers Farm is recruiting soldiers for the Army Weekend! If you think you’ve got what it takes to tackle the Army Assault Course, pack your bags and sign up for a fantastic day out at Fishers Farm with the chance to earn yourself a medal if you can pass your training!
Fishers Adventure Farm Park, Newpound Lane, Wisborough Green
Sat 1 Sep and Sun 2 Sep

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,
Sun 2 Sep to Sun 30 Sep

More details - Crafty Pint Markets
Bognor Regis’s only regular Craft Market, held on Sunday’s, our poplar market is based at The Aldwick Royal British Legion. Showcasing local crafters and businesses. 20 stalls selling unique, high quality items and a Charity Tombola for a local cause/community group or charity.
Aldwick Royal British Legion, 20 Hewarts Lane, Bognor Regis
Sun 2 Sep, Sun 7 Oct

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,
Sun 2 Sep to Wed 31 Oct

More details - Crafts Gifts and More
Join us at Pagham Village Hall!! for an explosion of arts, craft, gifts, chocolate, cakes, jewellery and sooooo much more, child friendly and wheelchair access - cosy village hall, refreshments available, plenty of free parking, charity tombola. ***** FREE ENRY *****
Pagham Village Hall,Pagham
Sun 2 Sep

More details - Grove Farm House - Open Garden for NGS
A welcome return to the NGS for this gorgeous, 4 acre classic terraced garden with views of South Downs. The garden includes a circular yew maze, ha-ha, lime walk, herb and vegetable gardens, shrub and herbaceous borders, and a pond in a woodland setting.
Grove Farm House, Turners Hill
Sun 2 Sep

More details - Jacaranda - Open Garden for NGS
A plant lover’s garden created by the owners from a bare plot. Curving borders take you on a journey around the garden. Trees with interesting bark, many unusual shrubs and a variety of hosta displays, together with perennials, roses, climbers and bulbs, combine to make this a garden for all seasons.
Jacaranda, Ifold
Sun 2 Sep

More details - Uppark House and Garden - In her Shoes - The Women of Uppark
As part of the National Trust’s Women and Power programme, join us this season as we walk in the footsteps of the strong women of Uppark.
Uppark House and Garden, South Harting, Petersfield,
Sun 2 Sep

More details - Drive a Wetland Boat Experience
Learn to drive an electric boat through the reedbed with 2.5 hours of 1:1 instruction. Call the Learning Team 01903 881524 to discuss available dates and times.
WWT Arundel Wetland Centre Mill Road Arundel
Mon 3 Sep to Fri 19 Oct

More details - Wild Plants Walks
Join our green gurus for a gentle stroll down paved pathways to take in the wetland seeds and berries of the changing autumn pallettes, get foraging tips, too.
WWT Arundel Wetland Centre Mill Road Arundel
Wed 5 Sep, Wed 12 Sep, Wed 19 Sep, Wed 26 Sep

More details - Chidmere Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
Wisteria clad C15 house (not open) surrounded by yew and hornbeam hedges situated next to Chidmere pond; a natural wildlife preserve approx 5 acres.
Chidmere Gardens, Chichester
Thu 6 Sep

More details - Findon Sheep Fair and Village Festival
A free Village festival with Sheep show and shearing, upto 32 farms bringing sheep to fill 40 pens. Sheep dog Demonstration, Harris Brothers Traditional Fair, Over 140 Craft Stalls, All Day Licensed Bar with Real Ale, Wood Turning, Punch and Judy, small animals and many more country craft attractions.
Nepcote Green, Findon Village
Sat 8 Sep

More details - Chestnut Tree House Littlehampton 10k
Our annual 10K run is returning for its 15th year of raising funds for Chestnut Tree House children’s hospice. It offers a beautiful and varied route and is suitable for both a first time and professional runner. The run is well marshalled with water stops conveniently placed along the way.
Littlehampton Seafront
Sun 9 Sep

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 9 Sep

More details - Sussex Prairies - Open Garden for NGS
Exciting prairie garden of approx 8 acres planted in the naturalistic style using 60,000 plants and over 1600 different varieties. A colourful garden featuring a huge variety of unusual ornamental grasses. Expect layers of colour, texture and architectural splendour.
Sussex Prairies, Henfield
Sun 9 Sep

More details - Evening Bat Walk
Visit bat hotspots around the reserve to watch pipistrelles emerge at dusk and track up to 5 species with bat detectors to learn their different calls.
WWT Arundel Wetland Centre Mill Road Arundel
Thu 13 Sep

More details - Worthing Light Festival
WORTHING LIGHT FESTIVAL Midday 14th to midday 16th September 2018 An exhibition of stunning, sustainable art installations that light up on East Beach, Worthing. The exhibition will run for 48 hours making it an event for all the family to stroll amongst the artwork day & night.
East Beach, Worthing
Fri 14 Sep to Sun 16 Sep

More details - Rymans - Open Garden for NGS
Walled and other gardens surrounding lovely C15 stone house (not open); bulbs, flowering shrubs, roses, ponds, and potager. Many unusual and rare trees and shrubs. In late spring the wisterias are spectacular. The heady scent of hybrid musk roses fills the walled garden in June.
Rymans, Chichester
Sat 15 Sep

More details - Living History Weekend
As the Castle celebrates the 950th anniversary of its initial construction, Raven Tor Living History Group returns to portray the men and women of the 12th century with combat training and crafts of the late Norman period.
Arundel Castle & Gardens
Sun 16 Sep

More details - Celebratory Plant Fair-Plant Fairs Roadshow at Borde Hill Garden
Borde Hill Garden are celebrating their 125th anniversary and are hosting a Plant Fairs Roadshow event to celebrate the occasion.
Borde Hill Garden, Borde Hill Lane, Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Sun 16 Sep

More details - Rymans - Open Garden for NGS
Walled and other gardens surrounding lovely C15 stone house (not open); bulbs, flowering shrubs, roses, ponds, and potager. Many unusual and rare trees and shrubs. In late spring the wisterias are spectacular. The heady scent of hybrid musk roses fills the walled garden in June.
Rymans, Chichester
Sun 16 Sep

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
Sun 16 Sep

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 16 Sep

More details - WWT Arundel Supporters Group
The Arundel Wetland Centre Supporters Group hosts a talk on travel, birds or wildlife every month from September to June.
WWT Arundel Wetland Centre Mill Road Arundel
Mon 17 Sep

More details - Cream Tea Voyages
Cream Tea Voyages Sit back, relax and enjoy a delicious cream tea on our electric canal boat, Wiggonholt, whilst watching the beautiful countryside pass by. 90 minute trips depart at 2.15pm and 4.30pm. £14 per person.
The Wey & Arun Canal Trust, Canal Centre, The wharf behind the Onslow Arms Public House, High Street, Loxwood, West Sussex
Wed 19 Sep

More details - craft fayre storrington
craft fayre lots of great handmade gifts, home decor, knitted items, wool, sewn items and much much more wheelchair friendly tables available
The Parish Hall, Thakeham Rd, Storrington, Nr Pulborough, West Sussex
Sun 23 Sep

More details - High Beeches Woodland and Water Garden - Open Garden for NGS
25 acres of enchanting landscaped woodland and water gardens with spring daffodils, bluebells and azalea walks, many rare and beautiful plants, an ancient wild flower meadow and glorious autumn colours. Picnic area. National Collection of Stewartias.
High Beeches Woodland and Water Garden, Haywards Heath
Sun 23 Sep

More details - Nymans - Open Garden for NGS
A garden lovers’ home for all seasons, with an extensive yet intimate garden set around a romantic house and ruins.
Nymans, Handcross
Sun 23 Sep

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,
Tue 25 Sep to Sun 30 Sep

More details - Guess How Much I Love You
Saturday 29 September 1:30pm & 4pm Sunday 30 September 11:30am & 2pm Connaught Theatre
Connaught Theatre 11 Union Place Union Place Worthing
Sat 29 Sep and Sun 30 Sep

More details - London Welsh Rugby Club Choir
The world famous male voice choir will perform at Holy Trinity Church on Sunday 30th September 2018
Holy Trinity Church Cuckfield
Sun 30 Sep

More details - Borde Hill Garden - Open Garden for NGS
Rare plants and stunning landscapes make Borde Hill Garden the perfect day out for horticultural enthusiasts, families and those who love beautiful countryside. Enjoy tranquil outdoor rooms, woodland walks, playgrounds, picnic areas, home-cooked food and events throughout the season.
Borde Hill Garden, Haywards Heath
Mon 1 Oct

More details - Fun Palaces
Join this FREE nationwide celebration of creativity, with the local community right at its centre. Fun Palaces is your opoprtunity to see and do something different at Chichester Festival Theatre. Help us create our own Fun Palace for one extraordinary weekend!
Chichester Festival Theatre Oaklands Park. Chichester
Sat 6 Oct and Sun 7 Oct

More details - The Midnight Gang
This inventive tale of fun, friendship and the importance of kindness is adapted from David Walliams’s biggest-selling children’s book of 2016. Suitable for ages 7+.
Chichester Festival Theatre, Oaklands Park, Chichester
Sat 13 Oct, Mon 15 Oct to Thu 18 Oct, Mon 22 Oct to Sat 27 Oct, Mon 29 Oct to Sat 3 Nov

More details - Season Finale at Goodwood Racecourse
Season Finale has a relaxed, laidback feel with the atmosphere of a country-style meeting. Sample many different real ales and craft beer, while a fiddle-band plays merry tunes against a backdrop of roaring fire pits, roast chestnut stalls, hay bales and traditional hog roasts. Visit goodwood.com for tickets.
Goodwood Racecourse
Sun 14 Oct

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 14 Oct

More details - The Enormous Turnip
Saturday 20 October1pm & 3pm
Connaught Theatre 11 Union Place Union Place Worthing
Sat 20 Oct

More details - BRASSBANDATHON in aid of CHILDREN IN NEED
Worthing Silver Band invite you to a 12 hour brass band concert. The bands performing this year are Brighton and Hove City Brass, Blendworth Brass Band, Chichester City Band, Hangleton Youth Band, Lancing Brass,, Worthing Silver Band, Patcham Youth Band, Mid Sussex Brass Band, Mid Sussex Youth Brass Band,...
St Pauls, Lime Cafe, Chapel Road, Worthing
Sat 20 Oct

More details - Norman Knights in the Keep
This October half term, visitors to Arundel Castle will be able to find out what it was like living at the Castle in the early Norman period with weapons, armour, combat and craft demonstrations to bring the era to life.
Arundel Castle & Gardens
Wed 24 Oct and Thu 25 Oct

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,
Thu 1 Nov to Sun 30 Dec

More details - Crafty Pint Markets
Bognor Regis’s only regular Craft Market, held on Sunday’s, our poplar market is based at The Aldwick Royal British Legion. Showcasing local crafters and businesses. 20 stalls selling unique, high quality items and a Charity Tombola for a local cause/community group or charity.
Aldwick Royal British Legion, 20 Hewarts Lane, Bognor Regis
Sun 4 Nov, Sun 9 Dec

More details - Crafts Gifts and More
Join us for an explosion of arts, craft, gifts, chocolate, cakes, jewellery and sooooo much more, child friendly and wheelchair access - cosy village hall, refreshments available , play park for children, plenty of free parking. charity tombola ***** FREE ENRY *****
Pagham Village Hall, Pagham
Sun 4 Nov

More details - Morgan & West’s Utterly Spiffing Spectacular
Saturday 10 November 2pm Connaught Theatre
Connaught Theatre 11 Union Place Union Place Worthing
Sat 10 Nov

More details - christmas craft fayre & santa storrington
christmas craft fayre with santa (payable on the day) face painting gifts ideas, wool, toys, decorations and much much more
The Parish Hall, Thakeham Rd, Storrington, Nr Pulborough, West Sussex
Sat 10 Nov

More details - Come and sing Faure Requiem
Come and sing Faure Requiem with St Richard Singers. Application forms and further information from www.strichardsingers.org.uk
St George’s Church, Cleveland Road, Chichester
Sat 17 Nov

More details - East Preston Christmas Celebrations
This is a day to celebrate Christmas. Starting at noon with local businesses getting together to promote what they do, stalls inside the Village Hall and entertainment in the Conservative Hall. We have a funfair, stalls outside and activities on the Village Green.
East Preston Village, Sea Road
Sat 24 Nov

More details - Christmas Crafts Gifts and More ...
Come and join us at this pleasant market to find some unique Christmas gits from cards to jars, cakes, chocolate, jewellery and lots more. Plenty of parking, refreshments available and a play area for the children charity tombola ***** FREE ENRY *****
Pagham Village Hall, Pagham
Sun 2 Dec

More details - christmas craft fayre & santa maybridge centre goring
christmas craft fayre & santa (payable on the day) refreshments available great gift ideas, decorations, toys, wool, sewn items, bags, jewellery, bath/beauty and much much more tables available wheelchair friendly
maybridge keystone centre Raleigh Way, Goring-by-Sea, Worthing
Sun 2 Dec

More details - Christmas Tree Festival
80 live, decorated and lit Christmas Trees in the atmospheric surroundings of Holy Trinity Church. Full live music programme and refreshments served throughout.
Cuckfield
Fri 7 Dec to Sun 9 Dec

More details - Fastlove - A Tribute to George Michael
Fastlove - A Tribute to George Michael. Artists performing: Fastlove.: Tickets avaiable.
Assembly Hall, Worthing
Fri 14 Dec

More details - Sleeping Beauty
A princess under a fairy’s curse pricks her finger on a spindle and sleeps for a hundred years, waiting to be woken by a prince’s kiss. But hold on a moment. There’s a distinctly different slant to this story. The princess is beautiful and spirited but there are two princes and a lot of threatening thorns.
Chichester Festival Theatre, Oaklands Park, Chichester
Sat 15 Dec, Mon 17 Dec to Thu 20 Dec, Sat 22 Dec to Mon 24 Dec, Wed 26 Dec to Sun 30 Dec

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,
Mon 31 Dec

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