Wassailing - Various venues around Sussex -
usually the first Saturday closest to 12th Night. An early winter custom of Morris Dancing, ale and
cider drinking and making merry.
Blessing of the Seas - Margate,
Orthodox celebration marking the baptism of Christ,
where a decorated cross is thrown into the waters.
House Wedding Show - The House, Old Warden
Park, Bedfordshire, SG18 9EA - Sunday 14 January Visit Shuttleworth House for our beautiful Wedding
Show. Doors open 11.00-15.00 with free admission and
parking. Tel: 01245 895470 or email email@example.com
Walk - West Wycombe Park, Buckinghamshire,
HP14 3AJ - 11th Feb 2018 Special event to remember the babies and children
who have died or have been bereaved each
Rye Bay Scallop Week - Rye, East
Sussex - last week in February Enjoy this much loved seafood delicacy (sourced
straight from the South Coast), in a week long celebration
of tastings, cookery courses, special events
and live music.
at Shuttleworth - The House, Old
Warden Park, Bedfordshire, SG18 9EA
- Sun 11 February Enjoy a romantic afternoon tea in the grand setting
of The House at Shuttleworth. Tel: +44 (0)1767
NGS Open Day at the Swiss Garden -
Old Warden Park, Bedfordshire, SG18 9EP - Sun 18 Feb
Mothering Sunday Afternoon Tea -
Goodwood Estate, Chichester, Sussex Spend some quality time with Mum over a decadent
afternoon tea. See website for details.
British Marbles Championship - Tinsley Green, West
Sussex - Good Friday The Greyhound pub hosts this annual
competition attracting players from all over the world.
Long Rope Skipping - Alciston, East Sussex - Good
Friday All of Sussex was one famed for its tradition
of skipping with long ropes on Good Friday, now the
tradition is carried on in just a few areas, such
as the Rose Cottage Inn at Alciston.
Biddenden Dole - Biddenden, Kent - Easter Monday A charitable distribution of bread, cheese
and special biscuits is made each Easter in remembrance
of the Chulkhurst twins who died in the 11th-century.
Goodwood Opening Saturday - Goodwood
Estate, Chichester, Sussex Don't miss the first race meeting of the year.
Goodwood Festival - Goodwood
Estate, Chichester, Sussex One of the UK's leading sporting events in the
racing and sporting calendar. Over 100,000 people flock to the world's most beautiful racecourse to enjoy the £1million Sussex Stakes, Ladies' Day and other unforgettable highlights.
of Kent Craft & Design Show - Penshurst
Place, Tonbridge Meet 250 artist crafts people from all over the
UK, demonstrating unique handmade crafts for the home
Hastings Seafood and Wine Festival Join thousands of food and wine fans at this
popular annual showcase of local produce. Enjoy
tastings with the experts, plus entertainment and
Autumn Art Fair - 6th to 14th October
- PowderMills Hotel, Battle, East Sussex This curated art fair showcases the brightest upcoming
and more established talent selected from an international
open entry. It features the work of approximately fifty
artists working across all fine art media including
painting, drawing, printmaking, digital art, photography,
sculpture, ceramics and glass.