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.

Family events and activities in West Sussex

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

Worthing ice rink

09 November 2019 - 23 February 2020

Worthing Ice Rink

The fully covered rink ensures fun whatever the weather may ...

10 November 2019 - 24 March 2020

Cycle Goodwood

Goodwood’s iconic motor circuit invites members of the pub...

28 January - 1 February 2020

My Cousin Rachel

Chichester Festival Theatre is one of the UK’s flagship th...

6 - 15 February 2020

A Monster Calls

Chichester Festival Theatre is one of the UK’s flagship th...

16 February 2020

BBC Concert Orchestra

An exciting musical adventure for all the family at Chiches...

22 March 2020

Mother’s Day at Bolney

This Mother’s Day treat mums to vineyard tour and a select...

10 May 2020

Run Gatwick

In partnership with British Airways, Run Gatwick is Gatwick'...
Kew Science Festival at Wakehurst

23 - 24 May 2020

Kew Science Festival at Wakehurst

Science comes alive at Wakehurst with a wild weekend of work...

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