Browse the latest fetes, fairs and shows in West Sussex below:

 

Fetes, Fairs & Shows in West Sussex – July 2019

 

Sunday 21st July
Binsted Strawberry Fair
Flint Barn, Binsted. BN18 0LL
Open: 2pm to 4.30pm
Held in a beautiful 19th-century threshing barn. It is a great place to meet others who love rural Sussex, to buy donated local produce including herbs and shrubs from Binsted and Walberton and Fleurie Nurseries, and to enjoy a range of farming and local interest and craft stands.
Entry: £1, under 12’s Free
Free Parking
binsted.org/strawberryfair


Sunday 21st July
Turners Hill Village Fete & Fun Dog Show
Ark/Recreation Ground, East Street, Turner Hill. RH10 4RA
Open: 1.45pm to 5pm
A popular local event Featuring:
Oscar’s Fun Dog Show – Stalls & Entertainment – Meridan Radio – Fire & Rescue Demos – Barbecue – Beer Tent – Afternoon Teas – Children’s Fun Races – Live performance from the villages very own Affinity Choir and much more.
https://www.facebook.com/TurnersHillFete/


Saturday 27th July
Bluebell Railway & Toy Collectors Fair
Horsted Keynes Station, Station Approach, Horsted Keynes. RH17 7BB
Open: 10am to 4pm
Catering for everyone from avid collectors, enthusiasts, to just about anyone who is interested in (or just curious about) collectible toys, model trains and vintage railway artefacts.
In an extensive layout of stalls on Horsted Keynes station platforms and car park. you’ll find model railways (new and secondhand), die-cast models, collectables, railway books & emphemera, railwayana, photographs & Preservation Societies – the list is endless.
Come and join us to search out those models you have always wanted, from the likes of Hornby, Bauchman,Bassett-Lowke, Dinky and many, many more.

Admission just to the Fair £3 on the day.
https://www.bluebell-railway.com/whats_on/toy-rail-collectors-fair/


Saturday 27th July
100th Birthday Summer Fete
Bognor Hospital Grounds, Shripney Road, Bognor Regis. PO22 9PP
Open: 1pm to 4pm
This year marks the 100th birthday of Bognor Hospital and we would like as many people as possible here to celebrate with us!

There will be stalls; BBQ; tombolas; cream teas; games; music; dancing displays; ice creams; an NHS Recruitment stand; cakes; Grand Draw; and lots more!

Come and join in the fun and help raise money for your local hospital at the same time.
Free Entry and Parking
https://www.facebook.com/events/461325154641838/


Sunday 28th July
Fulking Fair
North Town Field, Fulking. BN5 9LX
Open: 12pm to 5pm
Fulking Fair will incorporate an Allsorts Dog Rescue Fun Dog show. There will be free parking in Downside Meadow and there will be many stalls along The Street. The fair will be opened at 12:00 noon with dancing through the village by the Marta Scott Dancers. The dog show runs from 12.30pm until 3:00pm.
There will be teas and cakes in the village hall and beer and Pimms in the marquee. In addition to the extensive food area, there will be live music, tombolas, pony rides, a tug of war, a puppet show, a mini bungee jump, a coconut shy, stocks, tattoo painting, and other games for children.
Entry: Donation of £1 per Adult, Children 16 and under Free
http://fulking.net/fulking-fair/


 

Fetes, Fairs & Shows in West Sussex – August 2019

 

Saturday 3rd August
Summer Fete
Walberton Place Care Home, Yapton Lane, Walberton. BN18 0AS
Open: 2pm to 5pm
Everyone is welcome to join us for our Summer Fete, we’ll have cream teas, competitions, games, tombola, stocks, stalls and refreshments – something for all the family to enjoy! The event is free, and all proceeds go to our residents’ Comfort Fund.
https://www.facebook.com/events/682620568909170/


Saturday 3rd to Sunday 4th August
Hotham Park Country Fair
Hotham Park, Upper Bognor Road, Bognor Regis. PO21 1HN
Open: 11am to 5pm each day
A great day out for all the family and has become a major event for the Bognor Regis Summer Season Calendar.
There is something for everyone to enjoy the whole weekend. You can browse around the craft stalls, enjoy the live entertainment at the Bandstand, watch the children’s entertainer, join in with circus skills, ride on a horse-drawn wagon, eat and drink at a variety of outlets, see animal displays, have fun on bouncy castles and much, much more.
We are delighted to announce our Special Guest Star, Bobby Davro, who will open Hotham Park Country Fair for us.
Free Entry!
http://www.hothamparkheritagetrust.co.uk/events/hotham-park-country-fair/


Sunday 11th August
London Cartel International Auto Show
South of England Showground, Ardingly, Haywards Heath. RH17 6TL
Open: From 10.30am
The LC Show is an all make show featuring some of the finest Classic, Retro, custom and Modified vehicles from the UK & Europe set on the beautiful grounds of one of the UK’s largest purpose-built showgrounds.
Show Features – Music & Demos throughout the day, World Food Village, Family Entertainment Zones, Full Site Wide PA with Crowd Capturing Entertainment, VIP Areas, World Class All Make Show & Shine, Family Entertainment Zones, Trade Village, Licensed Bar.
Tickets brought in advance: Adults £10, Children under 16 £5 (tickets brought on the day will be more expensive)
https://londoncartel.org/index.php/the-show/


Sunday 11th August
The Alpha Pet Charity Animal Fun Day & Dog Show
The Queens Field, West Meads, Bognor Regis. PO21 5SB
Open: 12.30pm to 4.30pm
What to expect:
Spirit FM! – Charity Stalls – Homemade Cakes – 2nd Hand Pet Accessories – Tombola – Pets Corner – Bouncy Castle – Dog Activities, Demos, Fun & Games! – Refreshments
https://alphapet.co.uk/blog/2019/06/17/the-alphapet-charity-animal-fun-day-dog-show-2019/


Saturday 17th August
Ashington Festival/Show
Ashington Recreation Ground, Ashington. RH20 3JX
Open: 1.30pm to 11pm
We have a large Carnival, Arena / Stage Acts running through the afternoon and evening, lots of craft and charity stalls, sideshows and Harris Funfair which is our own village fair. We have a Flower Show, fun Dog Show and a Classic Car Show with vintage vehicles, a Car Boot Sale and lots more. In the evening we have live bands playing outside and a fantastic Firework display.
http://ashingtonfestival.co.uk/sussex/


Saturday 24th August
Brighton Craft Fair
The Friends Meeting House, Ship Street, Brighton. BN1 1AF
Open: 11am to 4.30pm
Brighton Craft Fair brings together an eclectic mix of arts and crafts created by local artists and makers. If you are looking for unique and 100% handmade gifts, Brighton Craft Fair is the place to find them.
Free Entry
https://www.brightoncraft.com/


Monday 26th August
Wisborough Green Village Fete
The Green, Wisborough Green. RH14 0DG
Open: 1pm to 5pm
Traditional village fete including fun dog show, activity stalls, craft and gift stalls, horticultural show, great food and drink. Fun for all the family
http://www.wisboroughgreen.org/


 

 

Fetes, Fairs & Shows in West Sussex – September 2019

 

Sunday 1st September
Unusual Plant and Garden Fair
Sussex Prairie Garden, Morlands Farm, Wheatsheaf Road, near Henfield. BN5 9AT
Open: 11am to 5pm
The plant fair of the year. Expect amazing plant specialist nurseries to wow you with their plants and gardenalia, sculpture and plenty more to entice you.
Delicious refreshments available to keep you going throughout the day!
Admission to the Gardens: Adults £8, Children £4, Family £20
http://www.sussexprairies.co.uk/events-courses/unusual-plant-and-garden-fair/


Sunday 1st September
Antique and Collectors Fair
The Grange Centre, Bepton Road, Midhurst. GU29 9HD
Open: 10.30am to 4pm
Attracting a wide range of local and regional exhibitors who offer antiques and 20th Century collectables at affordable prices to both new and experienced collectors.
Admission: £1.50
https://www.emmottpromotions.co.uk/


Sunday 8th September
The Sussex Wedding Fayre
The Hawth Theatre, Hawth Avenue, Crawley. RH10 6YZ
Open: 11am to 4pm
The Sussex Wedding Fayre is one of the largest Wedding Events in the South East attracting exhibitors and brides-to-be from West Sussex, East Sussex, Kent, Surrey and South London.

Entry Free
http://www.sussexweddingfayre.com/


Saturday 14th September
Findon Sheep Fair
Nepcote Green, Findon Village. BN14 0SD
Open: 10.30am to 5pm
Attractions:
Sheep Judging – Harris Bros Traditional Fair – Rural Crafts & Demonstrations – Craft Stalls – Food & Produce Stalls – Meet the Sheep & Small Animals – Morris Dancing – Tractor and Trailers Rides – Heavy Horses – Pony Rides – Punch & Judy – Catering – Bar Open All Day
Free Entry
Parking £5 per Car
https://findonsheepfair.co.uk/


Sunday 15th September
Specialist Plant Fair
Borde Hill Garden, Borde Hill Lane, Haywards Heath. RH16 1XP
Open: 10am to 3pm
The Plant Fairs Roadshow is a collective of specialist nurseries who will be setting up their stalls on the South Lawn in front of the Elizabethan Mansion House to provide a mouth-watering range of interesting, rare and unusual plants for plant hungry gardeners. This is a great opportunity to buy direct from the growers and to get free advice from the resident ‘Plant Doctor’, who will be on hand to diagnose plant problems and issue advise.
Admission (including entry to the Garden): £7 per person
https://www.bordehill.co.uk/events/


Saturday 21st September
Autumn Craft & Artisan Fair
South of England Showground, Ardingly, Haywards Heath. RH17 6TL
Open: 10.30am to 4pm
There will be a great selection of crafter’s and artisan maker’s joining us with their jewellery, cards, home décor, pottery, glass, hair accessories, and lots lots more. There will also be things for the children to do while mum and dad are browsing the great array of makes.
https://www.facebook.com/psfairs/


Saturday 21st September
Boxgrove Companion Dog Show 2019
Boxgrove Village Hall Sports Field, Boxgrove. PO18 0EE
Open: 12pm (entries taken from 10.30am)
Many Stalls – Refreshments
Entry fee £2 per dog per Class
https://boxgrove.org/what-s-on/dogshow-2019


Sunday 22nd September
Southern Classics Society Car Show
Borde Hill Garden, Borde Hill Lane, Haywards Heath. RH16 1XP
Open: 10am to 4pm
Come along and admire a diverse array of classic cars parked on the South Lawn courtesy of the Southern Classics Society.
Admission (including entry to the Garden): £7 per person
https://www.bordehill.co.uk/events/


Sunday 22nd September
Autumn Bus Show
Amberley Museum, New Barn Road, Amberley, Near Arundel. BN18 9LT
Open: 10am to 4.30pm
Our ever-popular Bus Rally returns for another year, with static displays and the opportunity to ride on the bused that are not normally available to the public.
Come along and ride on a range of historic bused around our 36-acre site.
Admission (includes entry to the Museum): Adults £15, Concessions £13, Children (4.15) £8, Under 4’s Free, Family (2×3) £46, Family (1×3) £31
http://www.amberleymuseum.co.uk/2019-events


Saturday 28th September
Pulborough Harvest Fair
Glebe Field, Pulborough. RH20 1AA
Open: 11am to 5pm
Pulborough Harvest Fair is a free community event held annually in the Centre of the Village, and orgnanised on behalf of the Pulborough Community Partnership.

At the fair you will find Harris’s Traditional Fun Fair, Dog Show, Arena Events, Arts and Crafts, Scarecrow Competitions, Food, Drink and Local Produce and lots of community groups and traders as well as a host of animals.
https://www.facebook.com/PulboroughHarvestFair/


Saturday 28th September
Brighton Craft Fair
The Friends Meeting House, Ship Street, Brighton. BN1 1AF
Open: 11am to 4.30pm
Brighton Craft Fair brings together an eclectic mix of arts and crafts created by local artists and makers. If you are looking for unique and 100% handmade gifts, Brighton Craft Fair is the place to find them.
Free Entry
https://www.brightoncraft.com/


 

Fetes, Fairs & Shows in West Sussex – August 2019

 

Saturday 5th to Sunday 6th October
Autumn Show & Game Fair
South of England Showground, Ardingly, Haywards Heath. RH17 6TL
Open: 9am to 5pm each day
The show includes many arena events, for example, dogs displays and pony club games as well as a celebration of the harvest with locally produced food and drinks and cooking competitions. Also provides children’s entertainment, live bands and much more.
Dogs are welcome, although they will not be admitted to indoor areas.
Tickets: Adults £12, Senior/Student £9, Children under 16 Free,
https://www.seas.org.uk/autumn-show/


Saturday 5th to Sunday 6th October
Autumn & Countryside Show
Weald & Downland Living Museum, Singleton, Chichester. PO18 0EU
Open: 10.30am to 5pm both days
Experience the sights and sounds of the countryside and celebrate the end of the harvest at this wonderful seasonal show!
Our popular seasonal show features traditional working demonstrations – including heavy horses and vintage tractors ploughing – steam-powered threshing, plus a woodland and rural craft demonstration, displays, Horticultural show and competitions.
The weekend’s celebrations also include falconry and gun dog displays, with a fun dog show on both Saturday and Sunday afternoons.
Admission Tickets (includes entry to the museum): Adults £15.50, Adults 65+ £13.50, Children (5-17) £7.50, Family (2x up to 3) £42, Family (1x up to 3) £27.50
Dogs on short leads are welcome – Free Parking
https://www.wealddown.co.uk/events/autumnshow/


Sunday 6th October
Antique and Collectors Fair
Westgate Leisure Centre, Via Ravenna, Chichester. PO19 1RJ
Open: 10.30am to 4pm
Attracting a wide range of local and regional exhibitors who offer antiques and 20th Century collectables at affordable prices to both new and experienced collectors.
Admission: £2
https://www.emmottpromotions.co.uk/


Saturday 12th to Sunday 13th October
Sussex Art Fair
Brighton Racecourse, Freshfield Road, Brighton. BN2 9XZ
Open: 10am to 6pm both days
Sussex Art Fair takes place at the Brighton Racecourse overlooking the stunning Brighton coastline. There will be 120 exhibitors throughout the two main halls, The Grandstand Hall and the Premier Hall, with 1000’s of artworks available for purchase.
Prices of art start from as little as £50 for prints and smaller works, to over £5,000 for outstanding masterpieces, so there will be something to suit every budget. Buyers purchases will be wrapped by our specialist wrapping team.
Entry: £6 per person, Under 12’s Free
https://www.sussexartfairs.co.uk/the-fairs/sussex-art-fairs-east/


Sunday 20th October
The Great All England Horse Ploughing Match and Country Fair
Downs Farm, Funtington, Chichester. PO18 9BU
Open: 10am to 4.30pm
Heavy Horses – Ploughing – Show Classes – Ring Displays – Fun Dog Show – Trade/Craft Stands – Refreshments
Dogs welcome but must be on lead at all times
Entry: Adults £8, Seniors £6, Children Under 16 Free
http://southerncountiesheavyhorseassociation.co.uk/horseshowsequestrianeventshampshirekentsussexsurrey.html


Saturday 26th to Sunday 27th October
Craft Show at Lancing College
Lancing College, Lancing, Opposite Shoreham Airport. BN15 0RW
Open: 10.30am to 4.30pm each day
Lancing College is the perfect setting for our annual ‘Maker & Designer’ Craft Shows. Our Craft Shows at Lancing College showcase the very best in contemporary Art, Craft and Design. Visitors are able to browse and purchase a fabulous collection of original and individual products in all price ranges, created by some of the finest craftsmen and women in the country.
In addition to the fantastic and diverse range of products available from our inspiring exhibitors, you can stay for lunch or afternoon tea.
Admission: £3.50, Under 16’s Free – Parking Free
https://www.woodlandcrafts.co.uk/craft-shows-at-lancing-college/


Sunday 27th October
The Big Crawley Wedding Fayre
K2 Leisure Centre, Pease Pottage Hill, Crawley. RH11 9BQ
Open: 11am to 3.30pm
The BIG Crawley Wedding Fayre is one of the largest Wedding Fair Shows in the South East attracting exhibitors and brides-to-be from West Sussex, East Sussex, Kent, Surrey and South London.

This Sussex Wedding Fair is held in the large main arena of the K2 Leisure Centre in Crawley and features many wedding specialists, a bridal fashion catwalk show and wedding cars INSIDE the venue itself.
Free Entry
https://www.facebook.com/events/2060401640678271/


 

Fetes, Fairs & Shows in West Sussex – November 2019

 

Saturday 2nd November
Woman’s Lifestyle Show
Hilton Brighton Metropole Hotel, Kings Road, Brighton. BN1 2FU
Open: 10am to 5pm
The Woman’s Lifestyle Show is a fab one-day event packed with exciting shopping brands, latest fashion, hair & beauty must haves, health & well-being, fitness & nutrition, make-overs, luxury pampering treatments, expert speakers, talks, stand demonstrations, workshops and so much more!
Plus, free goodie bags to giveaway to the 1st 200 visitors!
Admission: £5, Children under 16 go Free
https://www.womanslifestyleshow.com/brighton


Sunday 3rd November
Antique and Collectors Fair
The Grange Centre, Bepton Road, Midhurst. GU29 9HD
Open: 10.30am to 4pm
Attracting a wide range of local and regional exhibitors who offer antiques and 20th Century collectables at affordable prices to both new and experienced collectors.
Admission: £1.50
https://www.emmottpromotions.co.uk/


Sunday 17th November
Craft & Gift Market Fair
Field Place Manor House, The Boulevard, Worthing. BN13 1NP
Open: 11am to 3pm
Christmas Craft & Gift Event with Santa’s Grotto (grotto payable on the day)

https://www.facebook.com/psfairs/


Saturday 30th November
Brighton Craft Fair
The Friends Meeting House, Ship Street, Brighton. BN1 1AF
Open: 11am to 4.30pm
Brighton Craft Fair brings together an eclectic mix of arts and crafts created by local artists and makers. If you are looking for unique and 100% handmade gifts, Brighton Craft Fair is the place to find them.
Free Entry
https://www.brightoncraft.com/