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

19
OCT
Speed dating 30-45yrs Maggie Maes Brighton dating
Maggie Maes

Visit www.classyandglamorous.co.ukFancy 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…

Location: 7.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07557 359317
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19
OCT
Stop - Don't take your PC to the tip!
Computers 4 Africa

This repurpose alternative is both a green and free solution so the charity urges the local community in Hove to donate their unwanted working IT equipment.From PCs laptops and TFT monitors to mice smartphones keyboards and leads all will be welcome at…

Location: 8.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 03000 112233
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21
OCT
LEGENDS LIVE TOUR 2017
Brighton Centre

Tony Denton Promotions are delighted to bring these four iconic artistes together for the Legends Live arena tour 2017 the tour features Suzi Quatro David Essex The Osmonds & Hot Chocolate. This not to be missed tour will be kicking off at…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02072 843444
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22
OCT
Brighton Antiques, Vintage & Collectables Fair
Brighton Racecourse

Less that a week to Brighton Antiques Vintage & Collectables Fair 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…

Location: 5.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01293 690777
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22
OCT
Jazz and Blues, Julie Roberts and Michael Hinton
The Ropetackel Arts Centre

This will be a Sunday afternoon treat for lovers of the great standards interpreted by this superb singer and Michael Hintons wonderful arrangements and piano playing.Wonderful What a voice and Fantastic are genuine comments of concert goers at this years Brighton fringe…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01273 464440
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24
OCT
Dracula: The Bloody Truth
The Old Market

Le Navet Bete Dick Tracy The Wonderful Wizard of Oz are back with their hilarious take on Bram Stokers classic novel.Take a journey across Europe from the dark and sinister Transylvanian mountains to the awkwardly charming seaside town of Whitby whilst the…

Location: 7.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01273 201801
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24
OCT
Young Bohemians: Memory Boxes
Charleston

Adorn a wooden keepsake box with your own designs and put memories on paper to keep inside. With artist Mary Macmillan Sloan.…

Location: 5.6 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01323 811626
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25
OCT
Blood Donation Session
All Saints Church Centre

We are holding a blood donation session at All Saints Church Centre Church Rd Crowborough TN6 1ED on Wednesday 25th October 2017 and have appointments available between 13.30 ‐ 15.55 & 16.55 ‐ 19.30.To book an appointment please visit us on www.blood.co.uk…

Location: 14.5 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 03001 232323
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25
OCT
D'Arcy Trinkwon # 45 Minutes of Music
The Meeting House

Concerts include informative verbal introductions. The Autumn 2017 is Pedal Power Dancing Feet ... SEE what feet can do in repertoire that explores pedal virtuosity; the performer is in full view of the audience this allowing them to see exactly whats…

Location: 4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01273 678217
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28
OCT
Happily Ever After Creative Wedding Fair
The Shoreham Centre

Brought to you by The Fairy Tale Fair were so excited to announce our Happily Ever After Wedding fair is back on Saturday October 28th 2017 at The Shoreham Centre Sussex.The fair aims to attract couples with an interest in handmade and…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

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28
OCT
Patterns Curated by Bradley Zero with Damiano von
Patterns

With a hand‐built DJ booth upstairs powered by a bespoke Ohm PA the ground floor is a hangout of lush sound where you can knock back cocktails and craft beers and enjoy a varied music programme. Stripped right back to expose original…

Location: 7 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07896 151007
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30
OCT
Painted Furniture Workshop
Charleston

Learn about paint effects and antiquing techniques glazing and waxing and transform a wooden jewel box into a work of art.Our creative workshops are taught by artists of great skill and imagination. Class sizes are small meaning plenty of focused tuition.…

Location: 5.6 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01323 811626
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31
OCT
TOM's Film Club: Under The Shadow (2016)
The Old Market

We showed the trailer for Under the Shadow before our very first TOMs Film Club screening of A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night last year and were now all pretty stoked to be able to bring this ingenious Iranian horror to…

Location: 7.7 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 01273 201801
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02
NOV
Speed dating Brighton 21-35yrs dating event
Maggie Maes

Visit www.classyandglamorous.co.ukFancy 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…

Location: 7.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07557 359317
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04
NOV
Artwork presents Art's House
Patterns

With a hand‐built DJ booth upstairs powered by a bespoke Ohm PA the ground floor is a hangout of lush sound where you can knock back cocktails and craft beers and enjoy a varied music programme. Stripped right back to expose original…

Location: 7 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07896 151007
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10
NOV
Nathassia Feel The Future Now Tour (Brighton)
Komedia

ElectronicLuve Presents: NATHASSIA Feel The Future Now Tour.Audaciously crafted live electronic music and mesmerising visuals by Nathassia Devine. With songs that take you from our ancient past to the future. From Paganism to Transhumanism Egypt to Nanotech and Third Eye to A.I.…

Location: 7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07710 700750
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14
NOV
Speed Dating in Brighton
All Bar One

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

Location: 7.1 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02380 784694
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17
NOV
Only Fools and 3 Courses Comedy Night and Dinner i
Jurys Inn Waterfront Hotel

Only Fools and 3 Courses Dinning InvitationJoin us for the Dinner event of the year which combines fine food and Comedy action served up ONLY FOOLS AND HORSES style.Marlene & Boycie are hosting a Gala Dinner but will things go to…

Location: 7.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01772 691284
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18
NOV
Fawlty Towers Interactive Dinner Show Haywards Hea
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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18
NOV
Patterns invites Rhythm Sister with Mike Servito &
Patterns

With a hand‐built DJ booth upstairs powered by a bespoke Ohm PA the ground floor is a hangout of lush sound where you can knock back cocktails and craft beers and enjoy a varied music programme. Stripped right back to expose original…

Location: 7 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07896 151007
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18
NOV
Supa Dupa Fly x Country Mansion Party
Proud Country Mansion House

Supa Dupa Fly90s ‐ 00s ‐ Now ‐ RnB ‐ HiphopCountry Mansion PartyProud Country House Stanmer Park BrightonSaturday 18th November 8pm‐3amTickets from £10 supa early £15 early £19 general www.supadupaflylove.com£19 add on for return coach from LondonGet in touch via…

Location: 4.6 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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20
NOV
TOM's Film Club: Forbidden Planet
The Old Market

A film which has long endured as one of the finest science fiction films of the 1950s along with Invasion of the Body Snatchers and The Day the Earth Stood Still as well as a precursor for many cinematic space voyages to…

Location: 7.7 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 01273 201801
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23
NOV
The Best of Risky Roadz + Q&A with filmmaker Roony
The Old Market

Presented by Lighthouse Associate Artistic Director and influential Grime producer Elijah as part of Last Dance ‐ a series of live events investigating the rapid changes affecting UK club culture ‐ the film is testament to the passion and power of DIY…

Location: 7.7 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 01273 201801
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25
NOV
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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25
NOV
Inflatable 5k Santa Run
Brighton Racecourse

Pit your wits against ten giant inflatable obstacles that will let you flip bounce & boing your way around a 5k course in full Santa kitSounds crazy It is. Guaranteed to be so funny youll complete this with your sides hurting…

Location: 5.8 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02033 717156
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25
NOV
Winter Fair, Ardingly
South Of England Showground

Open: 9am to 5pm on Saturday and 9am to 4pm on Sunday.Taking place on 25 and 26 November 2017 at the South of England Showground visitors can look forward to a fantastic festive shopping experience with more floor space and fun for…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01444 892700
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28
NOV
Woodcut Christmas Cards
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: 5.6 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01323 811626
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29
NOV
TOM's Film Club: Underground (1995)
The Old Market

The second of our audience requested films is Emir Kusturicas Underground an epic dramedy which chronicles the history of Yugoslavia over the course of three defining wars: World War II the Cold War and the Yugoslav Wars of the 1990s.Winner of the…

Location: 7.7 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 01273 201801
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30
NOV
The Vaudevillians: Jinkx Monsoon & Major Scales
The Old Market

After selling out an often‐extended Off‐Broadway run Australian tour and London run at Soho Theatre RuPauls Drag Race winner Jinkx Monsoon comes to The Old Market with hit show The Vaudevillians a bawdy rowdy musical comedy co‐starring composer and musician Major Scales.Throughout…

Location: 7.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01273 201801
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02
DEC
2km Santa Charity Run
Malling Recreation Ground

Join us for a 2km Fun Run in aid of Sussex Disability Charity The Bevern Trust which supports people with profound disabilities. Includes a FREE Santa Suit and FREE finishers medal. FREE refreshments are also available in Harveys Brewery Yard. Sign up:…

Location: 0.7 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01273 400752
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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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