Sporting events

Whether you want to be part of the action, or watch from afar, West Sussex is bursting with sporting events and activities to get involved in. Our stunning location is perfect for outdoor pursuits like cycling, cricket and football, or head indoors on rainy days for badminton or a quick swim. There’s something to suit all sporting interests. View upcoming sporting events below.

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12 Apr - 5 Aug 2023

Mulberry Marine Experiences Beach Cleans

Our aim is to remove and record the rubbish like micro-plast...


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

The RAF Bulldog is a side-by-side military two-seat aircraft...
Worthing Pier at low tide


Worthing events in 2023

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

9 June 2023

The Annual South Downs Way Walk

An organised nine day walk along the full 100 mile length of...

9 to 17 June 2023

The Annual South Downs Way Walk

The 43rd annual walk will see over 100 people walk the full ...
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...

22-25 June 2023

The Al Shira’aa Hickstead Derby Meeting 2023

Hickstead’s June fixture is centred around one of the most...

24 June 2023

Summer Sundowner Wellness Day 24th June 2023

The Summer Sundowner Wellness Day is held at the beautiful W...

Jun - Jul 2023

Explorer days from Heads Up Navigation

A fabulous opportunity to immerse yourself outdoors, learnin...

8 - 9 July 2023

Medieval Weekend Festival

Experience the excitement of medieval times at Arundel Castl...

20-25 July 2023

The Longines Royal International Horse Show 2023

With five-star international show jumping alongside top leve...

25 - 30 July 2023

International Medieval Jousting Tournament

Arundel Castle is proud to once again play host to the Inter...

Sporting delights

Set in 12,000 acres of glorious Sussex countryside, Goodwood is an exhilarating place to enjoy many sporting delights, from horseracing to motorsport and sailing to cycling. For those that prefer a slower pace of sporting entertainment there are plenty of leisure centres in West Sussex that are fun for all ages. There’s no shortage of things to do in West Sussex, so grab your trainers and discover something new on 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.