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

25
JUN
Pop-Up Opera: Cimarosa’s Il Matrimonio Segreto
Court Gardens Farm

Continuing to challenge the way opera is traditionally performed Pop‐Up Opera take their productions into unusual spaces making them fun fresh and intimate. Il Matrimonio Segreto tells the tale of a rich Italian businessman as he attempts to marry off one…

Location: 8.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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27
JUN
Nature Tots - Booking is essential
Standgrove Woods

Explore the natural world with Sussex Wildlife Trust: Bug hunting den building woodland activities stories singing and lots moreEach week will have a different theme based on the changing seasons in a special forest school site. Nature Tots is a Forest School…

Location: 0.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01273 492630
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27
JUN
Speed Dating in Brighton
All Bar One

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

Location: 15.5 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 02380 784694
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28
JUN
Blood Donation Session
All Saints Church Centre

We are holding a blood donation session at All Saints Church Centre Church Rd Crowborough East Sussex TN6 1ED on Wednesday 28th June 2017 & have appointments available between 1.30 ‐ 4.30pm & 5.30 ‐ 7.30pm.To make an appointment please visit us…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 03001 232323
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28
JUN
Focus Group*
The Old Market

Inspired by cult US writer David Foster Wallaces short story Mister Squishy Focus Group is a comedy with a dark heart exploring the loneliness and absurdity of modern life and consumer culture with humanity and humour. It is strange unsettling and playful.…

Location: 15.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01273 201801
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29
JUN
RHS Talk: ‘First-rate Perennials’ with Val Bou
Borde Hill Garden

Val will identify some of the best performers in the garden whilst highlighting a selection of her personal favourites explaining why each is such a good plant.Val writes for The Daily Telegraph Saga Magazine and many others. She also judges the perennial…

Location: 1.9 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: +441444 450326
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29
JUN
Speed dating Brighton 30-45yrs
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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30
JUN
BLETCHINGLEY 30s to 60s PARTY for Singles & Couple
Bletchingley Golf Club

NEW & UNMISSABLE 30s to 60s Party Nights for Singles and Couples with top DJ playing your favourite chart and dance music from 80s to date. THE place for 30s to 60s to dance romance meet new people and make…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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30
JUN
Pure DISCO
The Funkyfish Club

pureDISCO backtoCATFISH30th of June ‐ Friday the FunkyFish ClubThe best tunes from the 70s & 80sDisco Funk Soul Motown‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐FREE ENTRY FREE ENTRY‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐ MORE INFO The stars are back the FunkyFish Club …

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01273 698331
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01
JUL
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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01
JUL
Patterns Curated by Bradley Zero with Chaos In The
Patterns

Patterns Curated by Bradley Zero with Chaos In The CBDVenue: Patterns 10 Marine Parade Brighton BN2 1TLPriceFrom £6 adv: GBP 6Links: Tickets: https:go.evvnt.com107165‐0Facebook: https:go.evvnt.com107165‐1Twitter: https:go.evvnt.com107165‐2Website: https:go.evvnt.com107165‐3…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01273 894777
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06
JUL
TOM's Film Club: Alien (1979)
The Old Market

In space no one can hear you scream.Has there ever been a better suited more sinister tagline for a film than that While many Sci‐Fi films in the late 1970s were trying their best to replicate and rip‐off Star Wars Ridley Scotts…

Location: 15.5 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 01273 201801
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06
JUL
TOM's Film Club: Aliens (1986)
The Old Market

GAME OVER MAN GAME OVERIn a film as eternally quotable as Aliens They mostly come out at night... mostly the late great Bill Paxton deliriously delivered one of its best lines with his unscripted Game over; in what is perhaps one of…

Location: 15.5 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 01273 201801
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07
JUL
House of Stand Up Presents Caterham Comedy
Soper Hall

Our headliner for this Caterham Comedy Show is the brilliant natural comedian Paul Pirie As always theres a great supporting lineup direct from the London Comedy Circuit featuring Jim Campbell President Obonjo Liam Pickford & TJ McDonald. We cant wait Hope you…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07940 162584
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07
JUL
REIGATE 30s to 60s PARTY for Singles & Couples
The Bridge House Hotel

NEW & UNMISSABLE 30s to 60s Party Nights for Singles and Couples with top DJ playing your favourite chart and dance music from 80s to date. THE place for 30s to 60s to dance romance meet new people and…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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07
JUL
The Black Fields + support
The Brunswick

TICKETS £4.50 advance ‐ http:www.wegottickets.comevent402983 £6 on the doorTHE BLACK FIELDS return to the stage after over a year expecting to provide more mad dog Americana classic rocknroll and edgy country blues. With ballads of Spanish prostitutes twisted circus fantasies…

Location: 15.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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08
JUL
Forest Row Orchestra Summer Concert
Forest Row Village Hall

Forest Row Orchestra will be holding their Summer concert on the Saturday 8th July at 11am at Forest Row Village Hall.All Proceeds go to charity. Tickets on the door all adults £6 children under 16 £1. Limited seats so come in early…

Location: 6.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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08
JUL
Patterns with Beautiful Swimmers
Patterns

Patterns with Beautiful SwimmersVenue: Patterns 10 Marine Parade Brighton BN2 1TLPriceFrom £6 adv: GBP 6Links: Tickets: https:go.evvnt.com107167‐0Facebook: https:go.evvnt.com107167‐1Twitter: https:go.evvnt.com107167‐2Website: https:go.evvnt.com107167‐3…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01273 894777
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09
JUL
North Downs Way Half-Marathon & Marathon, July 201
Bridge House Hotel

A scenic summer run starting near the Reigate Hill Car Park in a small field adjacent to the North Downs Way. The course will follow the North Downs Way trail on an out back route all the way to the Boxhill…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07984 540177
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09
JUL
Southern Classics Car Show
Borde Hill Garden

Come and view a wide range of classic cars courtesy of the Southern Classics Society.No additional charge to visit this event included in Garden entry and free to Friends.Venue: Borde Hill Garden Borde Hill Lane Haywards Heath RH16 1XPPriceAdult: GBP 8.2Concession: GBP…

Location: 1.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: +441444 450326
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11
JUL
Paper Cutting Workshop
Charleston

Our creative workshops are taught by artists of great skill and imagination. Class sizes are small meaning plenty of focused tuition. During our open season the day begins with a tour of the House for inspiration. Students break for a delicious artisan…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01323 811626
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13
JUL
Police Cops
The Old Market

THE PRETEND MENs critically acclaimed multi award‐winning comedy blockbuster returns once more for an action packed hour of adrenaline fuelled physical comedy cinematic style and uncompromising facial hair.Present day 1976. Straight‐laced rookie Police Cop Jimmy Johnson is out to avenge his brothers…

Location: 15.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01273 201801
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13
JUL
Speed dating Brighton 21-35yrs dating event
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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15
JUL
Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs (DJ Set)
Patterns

Were proud to present Greco‐Romans 10th‐anniversary party at Patterns on July 15th headlined by a true Brighton favourite with support from a couple of GR mainstays.From West‐Coast LA to sunny Brighton we welcome Orlando Tobias Edward Higginbottom better known by his stage…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01273 894777
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16
JUL
Sunbeam, Talbot and Darracq Vintage Car Show
Borde Hill Garden

Come and view a wide range of beautiful pre‐1935 Sunbeam Talbot and Darracq cars courtesy of The Sunbeam Talbot Darracq RegisterNo additional charge to visit this event included in Garden entry and free to FriendsVenue: Borde Hill Garden Borde Hill Lane Haywards…

Location: 1.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: +441444 450326
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19
JUL
TOM's Film Club: The Umbrellas of Cherbourg (1964)
The Old Market

Stop crying. Look at me. People only die of love in movies.The musical genre is one of the more popular pastimes for film‐goers looking for some escapism but few were as realist mature or as bittersweet as Jacques Demys The Umbrellas of…

Location: 15.5 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 01273 201801
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20
JUL
TOM's Film Club: New York, New York (1977)
The Old Market

After directing Robert De Niro in Taxi Driver one of the all‐time great films in the story of cinema Martin Scorsese decided to go a completely different route with his next project New York New York ‐ different in that this version…

Location: 15.5 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 01273 201801
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21
JUL
Absolute Bowie
Concorde 2 Brighton

DAVID BOWIE ANTHOLOGY WEEKENDAbsolute Bowie return to Concorde for a very special one off David Bowie Anthology Weekend where we see the band over two days performing over 50 years of the legend David Bowie.Friday sees the the band performing the 70s…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02082 391425
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22
JUL
Memory Box with Joey Beltram
Patterns

For four years Memory Box has been celebrating the influences of todays electronic music scene and encapsulating some of the most memorable moments in time. A Memory Box party covers the history of electronic club music hearing its origins from the legends…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07956 375370
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25
JUL
Young Bohemians: Ceramics
Charleston

Workshops for children and teenagers.Ages 12 to 16. …

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01323 811626
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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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