What's on inArdingly


Welcome to Ardingly

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Ardingly - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Ardingly to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Ardingly

20
JAN
Patterns with DJ Boring
Patterns

With a hand‐built DJ booth upstairs powered by a bespoke Ohm PA the ground floor is a hangout of lush sound where you can knock back cocktails and craft beers and enjoy a varied music programme. Stripped right back to expose original…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01273 894777
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20
JAN
Saturday Night Fever
The Funkyfish Club

The best tunes from the 70s to the present dayDJ from 10pm Bar REDFree Entry…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01273 698331
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23
JAN
From Ibiza To The Norfolk Broads
The Old Market

Martin is a boy with problems ‐ an illness no‐one understands and a head full of sound and vision. So when an unexpected gift arrives on his birthday Martin embarks on a thrilling journey in the footsteps of his obsession leading him…

Location: 15.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01273 201801
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25
JAN
Sing-a-Long-a Dirty Dancing
Christ's Hospital Theatre

Its the Summer of 1963 its college boys versus dancing hunks its one of the best loved movies of all time.Join Baby and Johnny in a fun‐filled screening of the1987 dance classic film where YOU are the stars of the show. Our…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01403 247434
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25
JAN
Speed dating Brighton 21-35yrs dating event
Maggie Maes

Visit www.classyandglamorous.co.uk to book.Fancy a great evening out in Brighton where youll meet loads of new people Our Speed Dating events are great fun. Come along with an open mind dont take it too seriously and have a giggle about it all.…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07557 359317
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25
JAN
War Horse comes to Brighton
Brighton Centre

The National Theatres acclaimed production of War Horse embarks on a major tour of the UK coming to The Brighton Centre from 25th January to 10th February 2018. The tour of War Horse coincides with the Centenary commemorations of the end of…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 471515
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26
JAN
Pure DISCO - Funk Soul Motown
The Funkyfish Club

Resident DJ spins the best 60s 70s and 80sExpect: Funk. Soul Disco and MotownDoors from 10pm ‐ Free entry…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01273 698331
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26
JAN
Theta HealingĀ® Basic DNA 3 day course
Brighton

During this 3 day course youll discover how to:Access the amazing potential within yourself.Empower and transform your lifeBecome aware of the power of your thoughts that influence your life and instantly change themEffectively change beliefs that create your reality.Embrace the ability to…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01273 251803
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27
JAN
Funny Women - Brighton Nights
Komedia

Our monthly night of fabulous female comedy talent in Brightons best comedy venue Komedia BrightonWere kicking off the year with this line up:Sarah Keyworth MCJo RomeroKat SadlerAlice FrickSteph BrowneArielle SoumaYuriko Kotani Headliner Winner of BBC New Comedy Award 2015.This comedy show provides…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 02089 484444
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27
JAN
Patterns Curated by Mr Bongo with Henry Wu, Donna
Patterns

With a hand‐built DJ booth upstairs powered by a bespoke Ohm PA the ground floor is a hangout of lush sound where you can knock back cocktails and craft beers and enjoy a varied music programme. Stripped right back to expose original…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01273 894777
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27
JAN
The Ultimate Old School Party
The Funkyfish Club

Brightons favourite Saturday night destination. DJ spins the best 70s 80s 90s and 00s. Expect: Funk Disco Dance UK Garage House Music…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01273 698331
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28
JAN
Lingfield Antiques, Collectables and Vintage Fair
Lingfield Park Racecourse

130 fantastic indoor stalls in multiple areas all bristling with all variety of amazing unique and unusual items. The fantastic Swing singer Steve Conway will be performing throughout the day Free parking & Wi‐Fi Close to M25 M23 and rail Swing singer…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01293 690777
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30
JAN
Mark Thomas - Showtime From The Frontline
The Old Market

Dodging cultural and literal bullets Israeli incursions and religion Mark and his team set out to run a comedy club and put on two nights in Jenin in the West Bank. Only to find that it is not so simple to celebrate…

Location: 15.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01273 201801
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31
JAN
45 Minutes of Music @ The Meeting House
The Meeting House

The increasingly successful series of 45 Minutes of Music the Meeting House resumes on January 31; There are five monthly concerts on the last Wednesday except March of each month from January to May. All at 12 noon. Marchs…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01273 678217
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01
FEB
Ahir Shah: Control
The Old Market

Ahirs last show enjoyed packed runs at the Edinburgh Fringe the Soho Theatre and a national tour. In it he theorised that we were being tugged in contradictory directions by a potential brighter future and the resurgent worst of the past. Hes…

Location: 15.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01273 201801
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01
FEB
Stop - Don't take your PC to the tip!
Computers 4 Africa

This repurpose alternative is both green and free so the charity urges the local community to donate their unwanted working IT equipment.From PCs laptops and TFT monitors to mice smartphones keyboards and leads all will be welcome at our donation appeal. We…

Location: 14.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 03000 112233
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04
FEB
TOM's Film Club: My Left Foot (1989)
The Old Market

Daniel Day‐Lewis won his first Academy Award for Best Actor for this role and quickly developed a reputation as an idiosyncratic method actor staying in character throughout the entire shoot even long after the cameras stopped rolling. Born into a large working…

Location: 15.5 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 01273 201801
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05
FEB
TOM's Film Club: The Last of the Mohicans (1992)
The Old Market

Probably the closest well ever get to seeing Daniel Day‐Lewis in an action film we continue our DDL triple‐bill with Michael Manns epic historical drama The Last of the Mohicans which was also Day‐Lewis first foray in a big‐budget Hollywood picture.Torn between…

Location: 15.5 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 01273 201801
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06
FEB
TOM's Film Club: There Will Be Blood (2007)
The Old Market

Set primarily during the first quarter of the 20th Century the first fourteen minutes of the film are dialogue‐free as Plainview perilously mines for silver but instead strikes black gold thus beginning the start and fall of Plainviews empire and infamy. After…

Location: 15.5 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 01273 201801
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07
FEB
TOM's Film Club: The Prince of Nothingwood (2017)
The Old Market

Its subject is Salim Shaheen the Ed Wood of Afghanistan seen during a week of filming for his latest production in Bamiyan the ancient outpost where majestic Buddhas were blasted away by the Taliban.A force of nature Shaheen has managed to make…

Location: 15.5 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 01273 201801
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08
FEB
Speed dating 30-45yrs Maggie Maes Brighton dating
Maggie Maes

Fancy a great evening out in Brighton where youll meet loads of new people Our Speed Dating events are great fun. Come along with an open mind dont take it too seriously and have a giggle about it all. You will be…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07557 359317
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09
FEB
Robin Hood
The Old Market

This stunning new version brings the classic story of outlaws and adventure bang up‐to‐date with original music and a vibrant cast.Set in a society divided by wealth and power the play cavorts between the wild chaotic freedom of Robin and his forest…

Location: 15.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01273 201801
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09
FEB
The Vox Beatles at Henfield
THE HENFIELD HALL

The Vox Beatles return to Henfield for what is promised to be another great show for 2018. Having had a very successful year playing all around the world including a tour to Dubai we are now giving you the chance to…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07733 441587
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10
FEB
Brighton Wine Tasting Experience Day 'World of Win
Drakes of Brighton

OurBrighton Wine‐Tasting Experiencesmake for fantastic days out tasting and appreciating wine in a relaxed and fun environment. Youlltaste 15 quality wines and enjoy a delicious 3 course food & wine matching lunch.On each Course you will learn how to taste wine like…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 03452 998652
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10
FEB
Patterns with Gilles Peterson
Patterns

With a hand‐built DJ booth upstairs powered by a bespoke Ohm PA the ground floor is a hangout of lush sound where you can knock back cocktails and craft beers and enjoy a varied music programme. Stripped right back to expose original…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01273 894777
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10
FEB
Sea Stars
Sea Life Brighton

Visitors to Sea Life Brighton this half term are in for a treat as the aquarium unveils its dazzling new creature installation Sea Stars which will open to the public on 10 February. Featuring more than 170 sensational sea dwellers from across…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01273 604234
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13
FEB
Speed Dating in Brighton
All Bar One

Speed Dating in BrightonHow Speed Dating in Brighton worksWhen you arrive at the speed dating venue for Speed Dating in Brighton you will be greeted by our friendly professional hosts. They will settle you in by briefly explaining the format of the…

Location: 15.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02380 784694
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14
FEB
Get hearts racing this Valentineā€™s Day at Lets R
Lets Race

For those looking for an alternative way to get hearts racing for Valentines Day this year Lets Race the UKs only full‐motion Formula 1 simulation centre has designed a unique evening to put love in the fast lane for couples with their…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01293 826800
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14
FEB
Valentines dating event Brighton featuring Cards A
The Richmond

If you want to meet new people while having a giggle this is the event for you. Not for the easily offendedNever will you learn more about someone than when you are playing this game. This game is a great ice‐breaker so…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07557 359317
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15
FEB
Crawley RFC Harlequins February camp
Willoughby Fields Pavilion

The Crawley RFC Harlequins February half‐term camp is the perfect way to keep kids entertained during the school holidays. The half‐term camps which last from Thursday February 15th until Friday February 16th are open to boys and girls aged 6‐14 years from…

Location: 7 miles away
Category: Sports

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Tourist Attractions


Bluebell Railway

Our exciting new museum is open on platform 2 and is well worth a visit. Explore the treasures and read all about our railway from its beginnings in 1882 through to the Bluebell Railway of the present day.The highlight of any visit to the Bluebell is a viewing…

Gatwick Aviation Museum

This Aviation Museum has a unique collection of British Aircraft from the golden age of British aircraft manufacture. From the end of WWII until the 1970's British aircraft designers produced some of the most innovative and advanced aircraft of the day. In this collection there are examples from…

Borde Hill Gardens

Borde Hill is a stunningly beautiful and botanically rich heritage Garden, set within over 150 acres of traditional parkland. It captivates and delights visitors throughout each season of the year with a series of intimate 'living garden rooms', fine woodland, parkland, lakes and outstanding views across the…

Nymans Garden

Developed in the 20th century by three generations of the Messel family, Nymans Garden still retains much of its distinctive family style in the historic collection of plants, shrubs and trees. This is reflected also in the surrounding estate, with its woodland walks and wild garden, and in…

A M F Bowling

Bowling at A M F Bowling in Crawley, West Sussex. Contact venue on 01293523834 for opening times and entrance costs.…

A M R Sales

A M R Sales ‐ Amusement Park in Crawley, West Sussex. Contact venue on telephone number 01293611985 for opening times, entrance costs, and attractionsrides available at this park.…

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