What's on inChichester

Welcome to Chichester

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Chichester - 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 Chichester to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

Tourist information Chichester

Tourist Information

Everything you need to know if you're visiting Chichester as a visitor or a resident.

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Forthcoming events in Chichester

23
OCT
FREE taster session at the Portsmouth Rock Choir
Portsmouth Rugby Football Club

The Portsmouth Rock Choir is led by singing teacher Jan Moll. Our choir is made up of many locals who never thought they could sing or hadnt found the right outlet for their secret singing in the car or shower. I dont…

Location: 12.3 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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23
OCT
The Anemos Wind Quintet
Stansted House

The Anemos Wind Quintet make a welcome return visit to the elegant Edwardian Music Room of Stansted House. Interval refreshments served in the Main Hall included in ticket price. Free parking outside the House access via the north entrance Stansted Offices.…

Location: 7.3 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02392 412265
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25
OCT
Autofest 2014
Gaugemaster House

Gaugemaster will be holding is 3nd Annual Slot car show; Autofest on Saturday 25th October. This event will showcase some of the latest models available from brands like Ninco NSR SRC and FlySlot. Also a number of Slot car tracks will…

Location: 8.8 milesaway
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01903 884321
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27
OCT
Spooky Halloween
West Dean Garden

Half Term Spooky Halloween Activities 27‐31 October 2014Bring the children to West Dean Gardens to join in some spooky half term Halloween activities.…

Location: 5.3 milesaway
Category: Family Events

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29
OCT
Normans and Crusaders in The Keep
Arundel Castle

Raven Tor Living History Group will be portraying the life and times of the 12th Century Norman period in The Keep at Arundel Castle. With combat weaponry armour and crafts displays visitors will not only be able to see what life was…

Location: 10 milesaway
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01903 882173
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01
NOV
CRAFTS at Fort Purbrook
Fort Purbrook

Our CRAFTS shows at Fort Purbrook are staged throughout the refurbished halls inside this fascinating historic victorian fort. Fort Purbrook is situated a few minutes from the junction of the A3M and the A27 on Portsdown Hill with aspects over the city…

Location: 11.3 milesaway
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01243 641306
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07
NOV
ANDERSON BROOKES AND WIGG
The Chichester Inn

MILLER ANDERSON BOB BROOKES & JON WIGG Chichester The Chichester InnFri 7th Nov 2014 http:www.wegottickets.comevent289544Miller Anderson: Guitarvocals Keef HartleyDonavon TRex Savoy Brown Dog Soldier Deep Purple the list goes onBob Brookes: Harmonica Vocals Desperate Dan Voodoo Kitchen etcJon Wigg: Fiddle…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01903 410276
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08
NOV
CLASSIC CLAPTON
Windmill Entertainment Centre

CLASSIC CLAPTON the Worlds No1 Eric Clapton Tribute Band featuring front‐man Mike Hall will be making their first ever appearance in Littlehampton in November.The band will be performing at The Windmill Theatre The Green Windmill Road Littlehampton West Sussex on Saturday 8…

Location: 10.6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01903 722224
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08
NOV
Student Open Day
West Dean College

Student Open Day for those interested in pursuing a career in the heritage industry.See conservation at work talk to the admissions staff tutors and students see the purpose built workshops and studios learn about funding and tour the residential accommodation.To attend please…

Location: 5.3 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

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18
NOV
Boy Bear
Wedgewood Rooms

Boy Bear at Wedgewood Rooms in Portsmouth on Tuesday 18 November 2014. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans.Let us do the…

Location: 13.1 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

27
NOV
Petersfield Orchestra Winter Concert
St Peter's Church, Petersfield

Russian‐born now Liss‐based cellist Mikhail Ledzkan joins Petersfield Orchestra to perform one of the classics of the cello‐and‐orchestra repertoire Tchaikovskys effervescent Rococo Variations. Mikhail first played this particular work when he was 17. The concert starts with a birthday present Wagners Siegfried…

Location: 13.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01730 268829
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29
NOV
Christmas Fete 2014
Leigh Park Community Centre

With special guest Frozens Olaf joining us for a meet and greet for the children and a hall full or stunning gift stalls for the grownups our Christmas Fete has something for the whole family.There will be several free activities for the…

Location: 9.4 milesaway
Category: Family Events

TEL: 02392 484071
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29
NOV
Portsmouth Model Railway Exhibition
Admiral Lord Nelson School

On Saturday 29th November the South Hants Model Railway host their latest annual Model Railway Exhibition at the Admiral Lord Nelson School on Dundas Lane between 10:30 and 16:30.. Known as the friendly show not only is this the longest running model…

Location: 11.9 milesaway
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 02392 830670
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05
DEC
Comedy All Stars Christmas Special
Barton Hall Horndean Technology College

Our Christmas special has the biggest current comedy name weve ever featured whos toured large theatres festivals and guildhalls including Portsmouths own guildhall this year to a sell out crowd RUSSELL KANEHost by local comedian James Alderson the show will also feature…

Location: 11.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07736 326326
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06
DEC
Chichester Christmas Market
Chichester City Centre

Chichester's busiest streets will again be transformed in December into a fantastic Christmas shopping experience This superb festive event is a firm favourite with Chichester visitors and we are proud to be staging the sixth annual CHICHESTER CHRISTMAS MARKET in the heart…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01243 641306
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06
DEC
Russian Classics
Oaklands School

Jonathan Butcher conducts The Havant Symphony Orchestra in Borodin Rachmaninov piano soloist: Viv McLean & Rimsky‐KorsakovFree parking. Excellent acoustics.…

Location: 10.9 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02380 261372
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13
DEC
Father Christmas Visits
West Dean Gardens

Father Christmas visits to the Apple Store at West Dean Gardens13 & 14 and 20 & 21 December10am to 4pm Booking essentialwww.westdean.org.uk…

Location: 5.3 milesaway
Category: Family Events

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20
DEC
MERLYNDA! - MAD, BAD & DAFT TO KNOW!
Rogate Village Hall

MERLYNDA ‐ MAD BAD & DAFT TO KNOWA SPECIAL COMEDY CHRISTMAS EVENING ‐ FOR GROWN‐UPSMERLYNDA ‐ The Award‐Winning much‐published and radio‐broadcast West Sussex Comedy & Satire Performance Poet and Award‐Winning Comedy & Novelty Song Singer‐Songwriter ‐ and Comedy & Satire Monologuer ‐…

Location: 12.9 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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17
JAN
Fort Widley Ghost Hunt
Fort Widley

Fort Widley was part of Palmerstons Folly ‐ a civil defense across Portsdown Hill built in 1861 to defend the city from sea and land attack. The Victorian fort has had numerous reported sightings of ghosts over its 146‐year history.During World War…

Location: 12.7 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07516 103947
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06
FEB
PETERSFIELD ANTIQUES FAIR
Festival Hall

Quality antiques fair yet unpretentious with dealers from across the UK showing authenticated antiques & fine art including furniture jewellery watercolours an oil paintings silver glass ceramics miniatures all kinds of accessories for the stylish home and collection.Established 1973 a twice annual…

Location: 13.8 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 018886 833091
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24
APR
South Downs' Boogaloo Blues Weekend
South Downs Holiday Village

This is a venue that has been recommended by many Boogaloo regulars and it is indeed a very nice clean friendly Adult Only venue in a great location with accommodation in chalets as well as the hotel with waiter service for…

Location: 5.4 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01252 793430
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Tourist Attractions


Goodwood House

Goodwood combines the glamour of a great English country house with the warmth of a family home. Still owned and lived in by the Earl and Countess of March and their young children, this unique Sussex house provides a stunning setting for one of the most significant private…

Chichester Cathedral

For nearly 1000 years Chichester Cathedral has welcomed visitors through its doorsworshippers, seekers, people with every kind of need.The history of Chichester Cathedral begins in 681 when Saint Wilfred brought Christianity to Sussex and established a Cathedral in Selsey, a small community south of…

Arun District Indoor Bowling Club Ltd

Bowling at Arun District Indoor Bowling Club Ltd in Bognor Regis, West Sussex.Contact venue on 01243866261 for opening times and entrance costs.…

Avisford Park

Avisford Park ‐ golf course in Arundel, West Sussex.Contact the golf course on telephone number 01243 554611 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Avisford Park golf courseclub.…

Beachcomber Amusement Arcade

Beachcomber Amusement Arcade ‐ Amusement Park in Chichester, West Sussex.Contact venue on telephone number 01243602907 for opening times, entrance costs, and attractionsrides available at this park.…

Bognor Pier Leisure Ltd

Bognor Pier Leisure Ltd ‐ Amusement Park in Bognor Regis, West Sussex.Contact venue on telephone number 01243820531 for opening times, entrance costs, and attractionsrides available at this park.…

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Updated: 23/10/2014 04:52:12