What's on inLewes


Welcome to Lewes

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

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Forthcoming events in Lewes

27
FEB
Taking Virtual Clinics from concept to completion
Audrey Emerton Building

As recent winners of the NHS innovation and AHA awards 2016 BSUH have decided to run a conference to show exactly how to move from concept to completion of a virtual clinic with the support of digital technology.Course content will include the…

Location: 6.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07974 129583
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01
MAR
Still
The Old Market

H is a hacker. She knows where youve been. But isnt sure where shes going.On the edge of a nervous breakdown H stumbles into a gallery and across the work of Vivian Maier the reclusive nanny who has posthumously emerged as one…

Location: 7.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01273 201801
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01
MAR
Weekend Recovery + support
The Brunswick

TICKETS £4 advance ‐ http:www.wegottickets.comevent388872 £5 on the doorWEEKEND RECOVERY are a 5 piece power poprock band hailing from Maidstone and have been described as Powerful relatable and a breath of fresh air dampened with dark undertones. Theyve had the…

Location: 7.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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01
MAR
Scott Bradlees Postmodern Jukebox
Brighton Dome

Scott Bradlees Postmodern Jukebox at Brighton Dome in Brighton on Wednesday 01 March 2017. 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…

Location: 7.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

04
MAR
The Ultimate Old School Party
The Funkyfish Club

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

Location: 7 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01273 698331
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04
MAR
Thrive
The Old Market

Research suggests that half of the British population will experience one traumatic event in their lifetime. How do you think you would you cope if it happened to youWhen Ollie Ashleigh and Raph are thrown together by a sudden death they find…

Location: 7.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01273 201801
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05
MAR
Brighton Antiques, Vintage and Collectables Fair
Brighton Racecourse

Set your alarm clock ‐ its here tomorrow Up to 175 fantastic indoor stalls all bristling with all variety of amazing antiques vintage and collectable items ‐ at Brighton Racecourse. The fantastic Swing singer Steve Conway will be performing throughout the day…

Location: 5.8 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01293 690777
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06
MAR
Blood Donation Session
Heathfield Community Centre

We are holding a blood donation session at Heathfield Community Centre Sheepsetting Lane Heathfield East Sussex TN21 0XG on Monday 6th March 2017 and have appointments available between 13.30 ‐ 16.30 & 17.30 ‐ 20.00.To make an appointment please call us on…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 03001 232323
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06
MAR
Blue Camel Club
The Old Market

Carousels wildly popular club night for people with learning disabilities and their friends. Live bands DJs visuals chill out room and pay bar.The band line‐up includes:Delta 7 from EastbourneThe Revs from WorthingUnified Rhythm and Sabien Gator from BrightonPlus DJs and VJsMon 6…

Location: 7.7 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01273 201801
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08
MAR
TOM's Film Club: Russian Ark (2002)
The Old Market

In the same respect that The Jazz Singer is considered a milestone in the history of cinema for being the first Talkie so too should Alexander Sokurovs Russian Ark for being the first feature film ever created from one long continuous take.…

Location: 7.7 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 01273 201801
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09
MAR
Speed dating 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: 7.5 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07557 359317
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09
MAR
Tuck Shop + support
The Brunswick

TUCK SHOP are a 5 piece band from Brighton gloriously merging soul and grunge.Promo track Medevil ‐ https:goo.glrBRRn4www.facebook.comthetuckshopukSupport from:HONSHU WOLF are a new alternative rock band based in Brighton featuring former members of the hard rock band Sweet Ether.www.facebook.comhonshuwolfmusicTHE FARMBOYS. A redneck…

Location: 7.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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10
MAR
Fawlty Towers Interactive Dinner Show
Highley Manor

Join us for the dinner event of the year which combines fine food and classic comedy action as Basil Sybil and Manuel do their very best to look after you the only way they no how. Chaos and mayhem are served in…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01772 691284
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10
MAR
The Bond Ball
The View Hotel

We invite you to our Bond Ball for WayfinderWomanHosted at The View Hotel Eastbourne on Friday the 10th of March 2017 from 6:30pm till late.This is a fund‐raising James Bond themed Ball for the charitable organisation The Wayfinder Group CIC known as…

Location: 14.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: Landline:01323886171Mobile:07706 486546
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11
MAR
Black Diamonds + support
The Brunswick

TICKETS £6 adv: http:www.wegottickets.comevent389815BLACK DIAMONDS are a Country Rock act covering classic songs from the likes of Alannah Myles Johnny Cash Carrie Underwood Dolly Parton Sheryl Crow and many many moreAfter spending a few summers in Wyoming and Colorado working on…

Location: 7.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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11
MAR
MEMORY BOX WITH DERRICK CARTER
Patterns

Derrick Carter to quote his RA biog plays parties makes music dances sings and really really likes shoes. Hes also a bit of a legend. Which is pretty handy as Memory Box is all about celebrating the roots and influences…

Location: 7 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07956 375370
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11
MAR
Songs for the End of the World
The Old Market

Part gig. Part play. Part apocalypse.Set in a dystopian future the bizarre English town of Ashley‐Coombe and its inhabitants are steadily steamrolling towards catastrophe. And when the apocalypse finally arrives astronaut Jim Walters is suspended in orbit broadcasting his songs for the…

Location: 7.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01273 201801
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11
MAR
The Jerseys - Oh What A Nite!
Royal Hippodrome

Featuring The Jerseys Leye D Johns and The Viva ShowgirlsJoin The Jerseys as we celebrate the timeless music of the 100 million album selling Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons the Drifters The Stylistics Beach Boys and more ‐ from Doo Wop…

Location: 14.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01323 802020
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11
MAR
VegfestUK Brighton
The Brighton Centre

One of Europes biggest vegan festivals VegfestUK will be back at the Brighton Centre on March 11th 12th 2017 with a number of interesting features planned for an expected crowd of around 12000 visitors overall:EXTRA STALLSThe growing demand for exhibition space amongst…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01179 071881
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11
MAR
VegfestUK Brighton 2017
The Brighton Centre

One of Europes biggest vegan festivals VegfestUK will be back at the Brighton Centre on March 11th 12th 2017 with a number of interesting features planned for an expected crowd of around 12000 visitors overall:EXTRA STALLSThe growing demand for exhibition space amongst…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

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12
MAR
D'Arcy Trinkwon
Worth Abbey

Internationally acclaimed organ virtuoso & Abbey Organist DArcy Trinkwon plays a dramatic programme based on the spiritual struggle of Life and Death Good and Evil and the ultimate transcendence of Faith and belief.Alongside Bach as ever the arbiter of spiritual levels beyond…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01342 710313
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12
MAR
Lena Laki + support
The Brunswick

TICKETS £3.50 adv: http:www.wegottickets.comevent390030 £5 otdLENA LAKI is an indie folk singer‐songwriter based in London. Her Debut EP Take Me With was released in 2016 and has received acclaim from media. Gigslutz made her the Discovery of the Week in…

Location: 7.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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13
MAR
Mike The Mechanics
Brighton Dome

Mike The Mechanics at Brighton Dome in Brighton on Monday 13 March 2017. 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: 7.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

15
MAR
Francesca Fulmini + support
The Brunswick

TICKETS £3.50 adv : http:www.wegottickets.comevent390037 £5 otdFRANCESCA FULMINIFrancesca Fulmini is a soul hip hop singer‐songwriter accompanied by a 5 piece band made up of a cellist a keyboardist and a rhythm section: bass electric guitar and drums. They are…

Location: 7.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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15
MAR
Anderson Rabin and Wakeman
Brighton Dome

Anderson Rabin and Wakeman at Brighton Dome in Brighton on Wednesday 15 March 2017. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket price…

Location: 7.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

16
MAR
CloseUp x Ticketweb Presents: The RPM's + Sisteray
Bleach Brighton

CloseUp Promotions & TicketWeb UK Presents:The RPMs SISTERAY Strangewave HAKEThe RPMs: Hailing from Brighton this one is going to be a massive hometown show for the 3‐piece. Having already been backed by the likes of Huw Stephens John Kennedy…

Location: 6.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02072 673939
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16
MAR
Medea Electronica
The Old Market

Medea Electronica is a wild and imaginative gig‐theatre retelling of the ancient Greek tragedy set in the technological turbulence of the 1980s.With the discovery of her husbands deceit and betrayal Medea is driven to embark on a journey of savage revenge and…

Location: 7.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01273 201801
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16
MAR
Overhead Wires Music presents "The Secret Level"
The Brunswick

The Secret Level is all about showcasing a range of colourful and upbeat acoustica ‐ ranging from pop folk funk country and lyrical ‐ within the atmospheric candle‐lit hidden gem of The Brunswicks cellar bar.Thursday 16th March features:RAFA WESTRafa started playing guitar…

Location: 7.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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17
MAR
Jon and Roy + support
The Brunswick

TICKETS £10 advance ‐ http:www.wegottickets.comevent382966 £12 on the doorThe Canadian roots outfit has been a steady presence on their home music scene since the arrival of their 2005 debut Sittin Back. Tours with Xavier Rudd The Cat Empire Trevor…

Location: 7.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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18
MAR
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: 6.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 03452 998652
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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…

Drusillas Park

Where getting nose to nose with nature is all part of the most memorable, fun‐finding‐out day you can imagine. Located amidst the stunning scenery of the Cuckmere Valley at Alfriston in East Sussex. With hundreds of fascinating and entertaining creatures you can be certain there will…

Sea Life Centre Brighton

Welcome to Sea Life ‐ a network of marine life aquariums stretching across much of Europe. Each of our attractions offers a unique insight into the lives of a myriad creatures from shrimps to sharks. Discover the amazing stories behind the hard cases of the oceans; the…

Alfriston Clergy House

Step back into the Middle Ages with a visit to this 14th Century thatched Wealden Hall House.Trace the history of this magnificent building ‐ the first to be acquired by the National Trust in 1896 ‐ and discover why the chalk floor is soaked in sour milk …

Anne of Cleves House

Anne of Cleves House is a 16th century timber‐framed Wealden hall‐house that formed part of Anne's divorce settlement from Henry VIII in 1541. The house contains wide‐ranging collections of Sussex interest, including Sussex pottery, and the bedroom and kitchen are furnished to reflect an earlier period.Other displays feature…

Bentley Motor Museum

Perhaps the most successful British make in the history of motor sport was the Bentley. W. O. Bentley, who had raced foreign made cars before the First World War, designed a light sporting car for road use based on the racing cars of several years earlier. The first…

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