Sussex by the Seasons - a calendar of events all year round

Soak up the longer days of summer and enjoy one or more of the many organised events to choose from in Arundel, Bognor Regis, Littlehampton, local villages and the South Downs in West Sussex. .

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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. #sussexbytheseasons

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Find 'What's On' in  Arundel, Bognor Regis, Littlehampton and surrounding villages.

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Arundel Festival 2019


Ten days of the best music, theatre, art and comedy, in the most attractive of settings, traditionally held in August each year.  

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See the latest news about the 2019 event at the Festival website  
Twitter and Facebook page

This nationally renowned annual event is organised by a great team of volunteers and traditionally offers a packed programme of events including:-

  • Festival Fundraiser 
  • Arundel Festival Gallery Trail
  • Arundel Festival Theatre Trail
  • Shakespeare in the Collector Earl's Garden
  • Arundel 10k Run 
  • Plus - many more music, arts and drama events throughout the Festival, including street performances and music in the square.

Arundel Festival is run by volunteers for the community, attracting between 20-30,000 visitors in its ten day period. If you are interested in helping as a volunteer, please contact the organisers.



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