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.

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

May - December 2018

Chichester Festival Theatre 2018

It's curtains up on Festival 2018! Join the theatre for a ka...
Worthing ice rink

17 November 2018 - 24 February 2019

Worthing Ice Rink

The fully covered rink ensures fun whatever the weather may ...
Wiggle Fallen Leaves MTB

18 November 2018

Wiggle Fallen Leaves MTB

The backdrop of West Sussex’s share of the South Downs is ...

22 November 2018

Thanksgiving on Our Side of the Pond

We are delighted to invite everyone to join us at Bolney, fo...
Glow Wild Festival 2018

22 November - 16 December 2018

Glow Wild Festival 2018

The spellbinding winter lantern trail for all ages returns t...
Christmas Market Weald and Downland

23-25 November 2018

Christmas Market

Find that perfect gift and enjoy a great day out at the Muse...
Tulleys Christmas Experience

24 November - 24 December

Tulleys Christmas Experience

Bring your family to enjoy a magical and unique Christmas ex...
Tree Dressing Weald and Downland

2 December 2018

Tree Dressing

Tree Dressing is a magical occasion for all the family, cele...

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