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

29
MAY
Jack Rooke: Good Grief
The Old Market

With a coffin full of sympathy snacks Jack Rooke and his 85‐year old Nan Sicely invite you to the happiest town in Britain where Dads dead and the only thing to eat is lasagne.Celebrating finding happiness after tragedy Rookes critically acclaimed debut…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01273 201801
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29
MAY
James Campbell - The Funny Thing About...
The Old Market

A stand‐up show for children over 6 their parents and anyone who likes comedy without the rude words.Hold onto your socks and enjoy stand‐up comedy for kids with James Campbell. As seen on Blue Peter. Making fun of everything from couscous to…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01273 201801
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30
MAY
Melancholy
The Old Market

Spiral down the stairs to the world of the inventor. Consumed by grief he undertakes work on his biggest creation yet his lost wife but at what costIn Melancholy award winning theatre company Certain Dark Things use an imaginative combination of puppetry…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01273 201801
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30
MAY
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: 10.4 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 02380 784694
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31
MAY
45 Minutes of Music @ The Meeting House
The Meeting House

These fascinating relaxed and informal concerts include interesting verbal introductions from DArcy who explains all about each piece of music. The concerts are aimed to be interesting to everyone. The organ in the Meeting House is one of the iconic instruments…

Location: 8.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01273 678217
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31
MAY
Macho Macho
The Old Market

Bosnian‐Dutch artist Igor Vrebac questions our objectified mens world in this new performance by drawing inspiration from Instagram after workout selfies Turkish wrestling and bromance.Bosnian‐Dutch artist Igor Vrebac draws inspiration from Instagram after workout selfies Turkish wrestling and the idea of bromance…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01273 201801
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01
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: 10.2 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07557 359317
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01
JUN
Trygve Wakenshaw: Nautilus
The Old Market

This 75 minute tour‐de‐force of high‐octane mime comedy is the widely lauded follow‐up to cult sell‐out physical comedies Kraken and Squidboy.Mad risqu and uniquely eccentric Nautilus is award‐winning and internationally acclaimed idiot Trygve Wakenshaws most ambitious work to date.So magical so delightfully…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01273 201801
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02
JUN
Byline Festival Nearly Early Bird and Student Volu
Pippingford Park

BYLINE FESTIVALFOR ANYONE WHO DOESNT WANT TO TAKE TRUMP FAKE NEWS OR THE RIDE OF POPULISM LYING DOWNSPEAKERS INCLUDE FRANCES BARBERHEATHER BROOKE JOHN CLEESE HUGH GRANT BONNIE GREER LUKE HARDING LENNY HENRY A.L KENNEDY HARDEEP SINGH KOHLITOM WATSON JUNE SARPONG. THREE BIG…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: +447766 366886
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02
JUN
Charity Golf Day
The Dyke Golf Club

Fresh bacon rolls and coffee 18 holes of fabulous golf from 10am followed by a hearty dinner and great charity raffle in the beautiful surroundings of The Dyke Golf Course Brighton. What a great way to support Sussex Disability Charity The Bevern…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01273 021241
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02
JUN
Dogs Don't Do Ballet
Clair Hall, Haywards Heath

Biff is not like other dogs. He doesnt do dog stuff like weeing on lampposts or scratching his fleas or drinking out of the toilet. No Biff likes moonlight and music and walking on his tiptoes. You see Biff…

Location: 5.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01444 455440
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02
JUN
Princess Nokia
Patterns

Princess NokiaVenue: Patterns 10 Marine Parade Brighton BN2 1TLPrice£12 adv: GBP 12Links: Tickets: https:go.evvnt.com107157‐0Facebook: https:go.evvnt.com107157‐1Twitter: https:go.evvnt.com107157‐2Website: https:go.evvnt.com107157‐3…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01273 894777
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02
JUN
The Great Malarkey + support
The Brunswick

TICKETS £6 advance ‐ http:www.wegottickets.comevent398787 £8 on the doorWhy did the Irish artist the Canadian surfer the Portuguese London tour guide the Gloucestershire gardener two UK Guild Hall students a Latvian paralegal and an androgynous cockney walk into a barAnswer:…

Location: 9.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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03
JUN
The Ultimate Old School Party
The Funkyfish Club

The Ultimate Old School Party 70s 80s 90s 00s & some modern funk Erasure Kool & The Gang Madonna Sash Faithless Michael Jackson Whitney Houston Blondie Technotronic Snap Fedde Le Grand Alice Deejay Robin S 2Unlimited... Disco Dance…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01273 698331
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03
JUN
You Give Me Fever - the Phaedra Cabaret
Bar Broadway

Laced with jazz standards and cocktails this retelling of the Greek tragedy Phaedra creates a sultry tapestry of loves eternal struggle with passion addiction choice and fate. Its a classic story backed up by classy jazz standards including Mad About the Boy…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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04
JUN
Lingfield Antiques, Collectables and Vintage Fair
Lingfield Park Racecourse

Lingfield Antiques Collectables and Vintage Fair at Lingfield Park Racecourse. Up to 130 fantastic indoor stalls in multiple areas all bristling with all variety of amazing antiques collectables and vintage items. The fantastic Swing singer Steve Conway will be performing throughout the…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

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09
JUN
Dimensions Festival International Series with Anta
Patterns

Dimensions Festival International Series with AntalVenue: Patterns 10 Marine Parade Brighton BN2 1TLPriceFrom £6 adv: GBP 6Links: Tickets: https:go.evvnt.com107160‐0Facebook: https:go.evvnt.com107160‐1Twitter: https:go.evvnt.com107160‐2Website: https:go.evvnt.com107160‐3…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01273 894777
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09
JUN
Throwback Friday 80s & 90s
The Funkyfish Club

Nr 1 Hits from the 80s & 90sFree entryDoors from 10pm…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01273 698331
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10
JUN
Inflatable 5k - Lingfield, Surrey
Lingfield Park Racecourse

10 Gigantic Inflatable ObstaclesPit your wits against ten giant inflatable obstacles that will let you flip bounce & boing your way around an incredibly fun 5k courseVenue: Lingfield Park Racecourse Racecourse Rd Lingfield RH7 6PQPrice16 Weeks Before: GBP 258 Weeks Before: GBP…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07709 471891
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10
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: 4.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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10
JUN
Streetfunk presents STRAIGHT UP '17
Brighton Dome Concert Hall

Streefunks annual sellout youth hip hop dance showcase is back again bringing you the Citys freshest talent alongside more incredible guest acts than ever before.We are super excited to announce that this years headline act is SOUL MAVERICKS the UKs best b‐boy…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01273 709709
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11
JUN
Revvingly Good Acoustics!
The Brunswick

Free Entry acoustica from some of Brightons finest...MATIASMatias is an 18 year old singersongwriter from Spain currently based in Brighton. Strongly influenced by Paolo Nutini and his variety of styles bluescountrysoul every one of Matias songs is a completely different world.http:www.facebook.commmalagardisNATHALIE NEDELIJKOVICNathalie…

Location: 9.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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11
JUN
South East Rover Rally
Borde Hill Garden

Admire a stunning display of Rover vehicles from the 1920s to date. Cherished and loved by their owners the majority will be from the Classic era of the 1940s to 1980s. Feel free to view the cars and to visit the rally…

Location: 5.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01444 450326
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13
JUN
Overground x Saucy Records | Post-Exam Blowout | M
Mono

After two ridiculous events we are bringing one last party back to MONO before the summer holidays This time we are collaborating with Saucy Records for the biggest line‐up yet ‐ Expect bass funky and more bass on those peng Funktion One…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07815 711998
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15
JUN
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: 10.2 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07557 359317
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17
JUN
Parkinson's UK Muddy Mission
Action Days Out Ltd.

Clamber climb and crawl your way over walls down slides across cargo nets and through miles of MUD Whether you tackle it as a team or go solo this mission will show what youre really made ofTwo course options:1 lap: 5K 60…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02079 321314
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19
JUN
Rose Celebration Week
Borde Hill Garden

The celebrations include weekday tours of the Elizabethan Mansion usually closed to the public plus half hour tours of the Rose Garden and surrounding borders led by head gardener Andy Stevens.House Tours 11am daily Monday to Friday Rose Garden Tour 11:45 daily…

Location: 5.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01444 450326
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23
JUN
Jane Eyre
Brighton Open Air Theatre

Young governess Jane Eyre arrives at the mysterious Thornfield Hall deep in the Yorkshire moors and meets enigmatic Mr Rochester. So begins this most unforgettable of love stories. When a secret from the past returns to haunt them can Jane and Rochesters…

Location: 9.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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24
JUN
Patterns with Shanti Celeste
Patterns

Patterns with Shanti CelesteVenue: Patterns 10 Marine Parade Brighton BN2 1TLPriceFrom £6 dv: GBP 6Links: Tickets: https:go.evvnt.com107163‐0Facebook: https:go.evvnt.com107163‐1Twitter: https:go.evvnt.com107163‐2Website: https:go.evvnt.com107163‐3…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01273 894777
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28
JUN
Great Expectations
Field Place

Chapterhouse Theatre Company presents Charles Dickens unforgettable story of love family and friendship set in the depths of Victorian England. From the haunting marshlands of Kent to the bustling streets of Victorian London this epic tale follows the fortunes of a young…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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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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