Family events

There’s fun for all the family in West Sussex, whether you’re looking to entertain tiny tots or energetic teens. With sweeping landscapes to explore, new experiences to discover and history to learn, we’re sure that West Sussex is the place to make your next family holiday truly memorable. Full to the brim with activities perfect for children, it’s time to plan your next adventure.

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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.

Upcoming events

Five pumpkins on top of an orange piano in a field

18 September - 31 October 2021

Tulleys pumpkin farm

Tulleys have grown a total of 60 acres, producing around 450...
Shocktober Fest masked actor

1 October - 6 November 2021

Shocktober Fest

Tulleys Shocktober Fest Scream Park returns in 2021 celebrat...

9 - 31 October 2021

Rogate pumpkin patch

Pick a pumpkin from the charming and picturesque Rogate pump...

16 - 31 October 2021

The Gruffalo’s Child at Wakehurst

Join the Gruffalo's Child for a journey through Wakehurst’...
Three children dressed up as witches

16 - 31 October 2021

A spellbinding Halloween trail at Borde Hill garden

This Halloween, visit Borde Hill Garden to join a spooktacul...

18 - 29 October 2021

Children’s multi-sports camps at Mannings Heath

Enjoy a full and varied multi-sports holiday camp programme ...
tree children doing arts and crafts

23 - 31 October 2021

Amberley Museum October Half Term

Join Amberley Museum this October Half Term, with 36 acres t...
Young girl dressed in halloween costume holding cut out pumpkins to face

23 - 31 October 2021

Halloween at Leonardslee

Enjoy a hauntingly family day out at Leonardslee this Hallow...

Activities for all ages

With activities to keep all ages entertained and acres to explore, there’s no shortage of things to do. For budding historians, you can create mosaics at Fishbourne Roman Palace, and for the little explorers out there, take a trip to Arundel Wetland Centre for hands-on discovery, including a Pond Explorer Station. The county also offers a wide range of family friendly accommodation, to suit all budgets.

Family trips in West Sussex
Family events in Sussex