What's on

What's On 2017 in Arundel, Bognor Regis, Littlehampton and surrounding villages. Find great entertainment and dated events all year round; with seasonal specialities; summer family fun days and festivals, sporting and seaside fun, plus traditional countryside and village events. 

2018 Corpus Christi Carpet of Flowers


The 2017 Carpet of Flowers will be on view at Arundel Cathedral on:

  • Wednesday 30 May 2018 - 9.30am-8pm
  • Thursday 31 May 2018 - 9.30am-5pm

The Cathedral will also be open to the public on Tuesday 29 May while the Carpet is being laid by Cathedral parishioners. This normally starts after the 10am Mass and the parishioners work until it is finished, usually by about 5pm.

Mass on Thursday will be at 5.30pm followed by the procession to Arundel Castle for Benediction.

There will be many other floral displays around the Cathedral during the event and refreshments will be served on both days in the Cathedral Hall, which is close to the Cathedral.

Make time during your visit to explore this elegant cathedral with it's Victorian Gothic architecture, such an important part of Arundel's dramatic skyline.

Please click on this link for more information on the history and meaning of the Feast of Corpus Christi


Corpus Christi Carpet of Flowers, Arundel Cathedral 2017



The 2017 Carpet of Flowers, created by parishioners for the annual Corpus Christi Festival in Arundel Cathedral

the 2019 dates will be 20 June 2019.










While Sussex by the Sea make every effort to ensure all information on this site is correct at the time of publishing we encourage all visitors to check the event organiser's website or contact them direct before travelling, especially for information relating to prices / tickets, specialist information and event times.

Ice Skating on the Prom , Bognor Regis until 07 January 2018

Ice Rink on the Prom 2017 Bognor Regis

Event Organisers!!




Follow our action plan for

FREE promotion of your

Arun District events

Arun District Council logo      Sussex by the Sea Online Tourist Information logo

What's On calendar tips

Use the colourful What's On Calendar to find a range of events to suit all tastes.

Click on the date for all that's happening on a given day, or a coloured box to find all events in a particular category.

A guide to what types of events each colour on the calendar represents can be found at the bottom of the page.

Alternatively, use the Event Search filter below to find your favourite events.

If you're looking for What's On in  Autumn / Winter 2017 and 2018, please bear with us. Details are added as soon as possible when information is supplied by the event organisers.

Event Search

Event Details