• Tables and chairs are occupied with people enjoying food outside West Beach Café against the grassy sand dunes of Littlehampton West Beach

    Cafés and concessions 

    Littlehampton has plenty of places for you to enjoy a customary seaside ice cream or a plate of fish and chips.

  • Bognor Regis pier at sunset

    A sunset at sea

    Bognor Regis' long record of sunshine hours make it one of the most popular resorts in the south.

  • Arundel Castle appears as a sillhouette behind the nighttime festivities of Arundel Festival

    Contemporary culture

    Enjoy the many theatre, music and art events on offer in Arundel all year round, including the popular annual arts festival which takes place each August.

  • A teddy bear sits next to a round tray with multicoloured jewellery hanging down around it

    Gifts and souvenirs

    Buy all sorts of treats and trinkets to take home as a reminder of your visit.

  • food shelves at simply delicious delicatessan in BR

    Food and drink

    Find Sussex restaurants, farmers' markets, pretty village pubs and waterside cafés.

Things to do

From things to do in West Sussex with the kids, to attractions and activities for groups, fun days out on England’s sunny south coast start and end in "Sussex by the Sea"!

The friendly towns of  Arundel, Bognor Regis, Littlehampton along with the surrounding villages, are where you’ll find the perfect mix of activities to add to your #WestSussexWishlist.

Enjoy sport and leisure activities like golf, sailing, swimming and fishing.

Walk, cycle or horseride on the level Coastal Plain or enjoy the glorious South Downs countryside.

Have a family day out at the beach and play on the seaside amusements. Go wildlife watching, shopping or take in an art exhibition.

Discover the area’s rich history and heritage, local culture and unusual contemporary architecture. Don't forget to check for what’s on  all year round too!

Search for things to do using the search facility, and apply filters to match your personal choice.

You can also add your choices to your own personal itinerary planner to view or email to yourself for reference.

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