A thriving entertainment scene awaits you in West Sussex; from theatre and music to comedy and festivals, there’s something to suit all tastes. No matter who you’re looking to please, we’re sure that there’s something for all ages in our fabulous county. View upcoming events below.

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April - December 2023

Chichester Festival

It's here! Another Festival Season has arrived. And this yea...


Flight experience in an RAF Bulldog – a former military training aeroplane

The RAF Bulldog is a side-by-side military two-seat aircraft...

4 May - 10 June 2023

4000 Miles

Amy Herzog’s award-winning drama – named Time magazine...
Worthing Pier at low tide


Worthing events in 2023

Worthing is buzzing throughout the year. From theatre shows,...

3 - 24 June 2023


Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman’s Tony Award-winning bit...

9 Jun & 11 Aug 2023

Friday Night Supper Club – Paella Inc X Albourne Estate

Paella Inc will be at Albourne Estate vineyard on 9 June and...
Young girl holding bow and arrow at a fun fair

9 - 11 June 2023

South of England Show

The annual South of England Show is back this June for its 5...
A beach bbq on Worthing beach overlooking the pier

10 - 18 June 2023

Worthing Festival

Worthing Festival is an exciting celebration of arts and cul...

11 June 2023

Nature and Close-up / Macro Photography Workshop

This all-day workshop provides an introduction to the key pr...

14 June - 19 July 2023

The Rude Mechanical Theatre Company present ‘Miss Popplewell’s Garden’.

Miss Popplewell's Garden is touring to stunning open air ven...

14 June 2023

The HandleBards: A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Join the HandleBards at Fishbourne Roman Palace for a hilari...

16 June - 8 July 2023

Mom, How Did You Meet The Beatles?

Playwright Adrienne Kennedy impulsively leaves New York for ...

16 June 2023

Cocktails & Folktales at The Chalk House Distillery

Join us for Worthing Festival: Eight days celebrating local ...

16 June 2023

Farming for Food – Native Breeds

Under the shadow of Climate Change, the drive for more healt...
people looking at a map

17 June 2023

Open the Map course

A practical one day introduction to map reading for those wi...

17 June 2023

Gin Tasting & Regency High Tea at The Chalk House Distillery

Join us for Worthing Festival: Eight days celebrating local ...

Unforgettable experiences

Take in a spectacular show at the celebrated Chichester Festival Theatre and enjoy an evening of laughter and wonder amongst fellow theatre-goers. Snuggle down under the stars at one of the many open-air events across the county. Regular theatre, music or cinema events are held in the glorious setting of a National Trust garden. Chichester’s International Film Festival brings together the best of international cinema to inform, entertain and move you.

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Local guides

Get inspiration for your next trip with the help of our local guides. Discover top attractions, fun things to do and exciting new experiences. There is something for everyone in West Sussex.