What's on inHickstead

Welcome to Hickstead

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

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Forthcoming events in Hickstead

03
MAY
UB40
The Brighton Centre

UB40 is an English reggae band from Birmingham. They are a hugely successful group with record sales topping 70 million albums world wide. Famed for hit singles such as 'Can't help falling in Love with…

Location: 10.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

05
MAY
Guide To Whisky – Brighton
The Nightingale Room

Whether it was a friend relative or total stranger that first presented you with a glass of swirling liquid gold theres one thing we all have in common We never looked backWhisky truly is the most amazing spirit in the world and…

Location: 9.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01904 410841
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06
MAY
Cartooning for Communicators: the 1-day workshop
Jurys Inn

Want to give your presentations training or writing more impact Learn how to think like a cartoonist ‐ and discover how visual thinking can breathe new life into the way you communicate.A workshop for people who present ideas to others as part…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01273 249813
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06
MAY
Lady Boys of Bangkok: Forever Yours - BRIGHTON
The Sabai Pavilion

Energetic exotic eclectic and completely unpredictable those sensationally glamorous LADY BOYS OF BANGKOK are ready to whoop it up in BRIGHTON with a dazzling new production of the countrys most popular touring cabaret show ‐ Forever Yours...x.Under the uinque canvas of…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08717 050705
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06
MAY
Julian Clary
Hawth Theatre

Julian Peter McDonald Clary is a highly successful comedian loved for his camp style and use of make‐up. Famed for his use of innuendo and double entendre he recently embarked on his Lord of the…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

07
MAY
Patterns 1st Birthday w/ Jackmaster &Kornel Kovacs
Patterns, Brighton

Start your evening with us enjoy 241 cocktails offers on wine and beer loaded hot dogs from The Dog Haus and free chips with your drinks between 4pm 10pm Tuesday Saturday in the upstairs bar.Saturday 7th MayPatterns 1st BirthdayJackmasterKornel KovacsSupport…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01273 894777
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07
MAY
SICK NOTE
Volks Bar & Club

SICKNOTE ‐ Acid Techno Special.Chris Liberator Sterling Moss Neurodriver Tassid Eski Sketchy Steve.11pm ‐ 7am ‐ £8 before 12 £10 after.The Volks is one of the longest running clubs in Brighton over 20 years now and is THE authentic underground venue in…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01273 682828
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07
MAY
The Many Doors of Frank Feelbad
Pavilion Theatre

. 11am 2pm and 4pmThe Many Doors of Frank Feelbad is a show for kids and their accompanying grown‐ups. It follows Frank an inquisitive chap with a big problem; whats happened to Mum Join Frank on his adventure to find her. Therell…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01903 206206
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07
MAY
The Marked
The Warren Brighton

As a boy Jack lived in a world of angels and demons both visible and invisible who fed off the bravery and pain of the adults around him. Now grown up his life on the streets of London is…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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07
MAY
Rat Boy
Brighton Concorde 2

Rat Boy at Brighton Concorde 2 in Brighton on Saturday 07 May 2016. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports all the tickets…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

07
MAY
Yes
The Brighton Centre

Over the course of a remarkable 40‐year career that has time and again redefined the boundaries of rock YES have become renowned for their live performances since being formed in 1968 by Chris Squire and…

Location: 10.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

08
MAY
That'll Be The Day
Pavilion Theatre

. Prepare for a nostalgia party extravaganza as the legendary Thatll Be The Day returns with another chance to catch its massively popular 30th Anniversary SpecialThe nations favourite rock n roll variety spectacular features a fantastic line up of knock‐out hits from…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01903 206206
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08
MAY
We Are Funny Workshop "Maximising Your Stand Up"
Hassocks Hotel

This is quite simply a master‐class. Stephen Grant is a comic genius twice winner of MC of the Year and regular MC at The Comedy Store New Years Eve show arguably the biggest club gig in Europe.This Workshop is designed for acts…

Location: 3.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07795 822333
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09
MAY
Balletboyz: Life
Connaught Theatre

The world famous all male ballet troupe make their way to Worthing with their latest unmissable show LIFE. Last few tickets remaining.Co‐produced by Sadlers Wells in association with artsdepot.BalletBoyz are back This brand new show is performed by an all‐male company of…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01903 206206
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10
MAY
34th Meeting of the European Society
The Brighton Centre

Join thousands of clinicians researchers residents and students at ESPID 2016. Bringing together experts and generalists in paediatric infection immunology public health and epidemiology we hope the programme will be exciting and educational generating cross‐thematic discussion and debate.In 2016. we have refreshed…

Location: 10.3 miles away
Category: Business

TEL: 039 727971
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12
MAY
Chaplins Circus is coming to Lingfield
Lingfield Park Racecourse

. If you are looking for a reasonably‐priced entertainment experience suitable for your whole family then look no further.Chaplins Circus is an all‐human circus designed to be entertaining for the whole family from the youngest of children to the eldest of adults.…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01727 555250
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12
MAY
John Pendal - International Man of Leather
The Quadrant

This ground‐breaking stand‐up comedy show is the true story of how a shy Baptist boy from Watford became an unlikely international sex ambassador when he won the 25th annual International Mr Leather contest in Chicago in 2003. Armed with a love of…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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12
MAY
Speed dating 21-35yrs
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: 10.2 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07557 359317
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14
MAY
Classical Spectacular
St Bartholomews Church

Join us in March 2014 when the UK's most popular classical music show returns to the Royal Albert Hall.From the very best classical music and state of the art technology to electrifying multi‐coloured laser displays…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

14
MAY
DEF:INITION Events Tour
Volks Bar & Club

Were no frills no VIP areas just the best clubbing atmosphere around. Were on Brighton Seafront we open very late and our drinks prices are more pub than club. With a varied schedule of events ranging from Drum & Bass nights to…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01273 682828
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14
MAY
Patterns with Joy Orbison B2B Fold
Patterns, Brighton

tart your evening with us enjoy 241 cocktails offers on wine and beer loaded hot dogs from The Dog Haus and free chips with your drinks between 4pm 10pm Tuesday Saturday in the upstairs bar.Saturday 14th AprilPatterns with Joy Orbison…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01273 894777
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14
MAY
Soul Legends
Pavilion Theatre

. Brand‐new for 2016...its the smash‐hit Stateside spectacular featuring more soul classics than any other production.Hits by Aretha Franklin James Brown Michael Jackson Tina Turner Lionel Richie Barry White Wilson Pickett Earth Wind and Fire George Benson Sam and Dave Eddie Floyd…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01903 206206
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15
MAY
Il Divo
The Brighton Centre

Dont be put off by the Syco Music tag this isnt one of Cowells reality wannabes Il Divo are true talent as is proved by eight years in the industry and 26 million albums…

Location: 10.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

18
MAY
John Mann: Seaside Melodies
Pavilion Theatre

. After 35 years of appearing at the Pavilion Theatre John is the longest running artist to have performed consecutively at the Pavilion.The show also celebrates Johns 60th year in show business. A real afternoon of nostalgia with music that over the…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01903 206206
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19
MAY
The Return of the Grumpy Old Women
Pavilion Theatre, Marine Parade

Returning after a critically acclaimed total sell‐out spring 2015 tour the Grumpies are back to knock some sense into the nation. Perrier Award‐winning comedian writer and original star of Grumpy Old Women Jenny Eclair is joined by fellow recruits Susie Blake Mrs…

Location: 12.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01903 206206
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21
MAY
BIG Walkies - Bournemouth
West Cliff Gardens

Join BIG Walkies 2016 to sniff out more trees more fun and more reasons to slobber.Sign up with your dog your family without a dog or join BIG Walkies as a team This year were holding paws with Vitality. Together well make…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 03001 230123
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21
MAY
SESHA HEAVY HORSE & COUNTRY SHOW
East Bysshe Showground

Heavy Horse & Country Show. See over 70 Magnificent Heavy HorsesPloughing Showing Ridden. Driving. Heavy Horse DemonstrationsMiniature Horses. Dog Show and Dog Agility. Classic Cars. Vintage Tractors.Stationary Engines. Funfair. Trade Stands.Crafts Marquee. Beer Tent.…

Location: 15.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01737 645857
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26
MAY
Faulty Towers The Dining Experience
The Waterfront Hotel

‐ Due to a packed touring schedule this five‐star show is back for just five shows at this its sixth Brighton Fringe. Advance sales are open now and gift vouchers are available too.Waited upon by Basil Sybil and Manuel and with only…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08451 544145
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26
MAY
Monthly singles night
Maggie Maes

Single Fancy a great evening out in Brighton here you can meet loads of new people Our singles parties are a brilliant way to expand your network of friends or maybe even meet that someone special in a relaxed fun atmosphere at…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07557 359317
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28
MAY
Patterns with Horse Meat Disco (2016 residency)
Patterns, Brighton

Start your evening with us enjoy 241 cocktails offers on wine and beer loaded hot dogs from The Dog Haus and free chips with your drinks between 4pm 10pm Tuesday Saturday in the upstairs bar.Saturday 28th MayPatterns with Horse Meat…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01273 894777
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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…

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…

Preston Manor

This delightful old Manor House evokes the atmosphere of an Edwardian gentry house both 'upstairs' and 'downstairs'.Dating from c.1600, rebuilt in 1738 and substantially added to in 1905, the house and its contents give a rare insight into life during the early years of the 20th century. Explore…

Adastra Bowling Club

Bowling at Adastra Bowling Club in Hassocks, West Sussex. Contact venue on 01273846899 for opening times and entrance costs.…

Adur Indoor Bowling Ltd

Bowling at Adur Indoor Bowling Ltd in Brighton, . Contact venue on 01273870670 for opening times and entrance costs.…

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