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

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Billy Ocean
Brighton Dome

Born in Trinidad but based out of Britain for his entire career Billy Ocean was the undisputed king of British R&B in the 1970's and 1980's. Billy has not only scored with many Top 20…

Location: 7.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Ov Wires spotlight: Silver Tongue Bandoliers
Latest Music Bar

TICKETS £3.50 advance ‐ https:www.wegottickets.comevent394517 £5 on the doorSILVER TONGUE BANDOLIERSNot your average boy band Silver Tongue Bandoliers offer sweaty hairy and sometimes topless live performances accompanied by songs that are as catchy as STBs. Youll enjoy three part harmonies…

Location: 7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Singles Night in Brighton
All Bar One

Singles Night in Brighton on Tuesday 25th April 2017Singles Night in BrightonHow speed dating in Brighton worksBy simply arriving at venue for the singles night in Brighton you will be greeted by our friendly professional hosts. They will settle you in by…

Location: 7.1 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 02380 784694
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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: 4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01273 678217
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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 27th April features:LECLec is a singer‐songwriter from…

Location: 7.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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The Brighton Music Conference 2017
Brighton Dome

BMC focuses on innovation education and the key issues facing the electronicdance music sector.Featuring:Industry‐leading delegates and speakers at over 50 talks seminars and workshops.Specialised exhibition hall from the scenes best suppliers and service providers.Networking events throughout the conference duration.Club nights hosting world‐class…

Location: 7.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01273 710729
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"Under Great Southern Lights" (Fresh Like Dexie)
The Brunswick

TICKETS £4.50 advance ‐ https:www.wegottickets.comevent394126 £6 on the doorLighting the fuse to your weekend since 2013 ‐ Under Great Southern Lights is Overhead Wires Musics flagship monthly night to put boosters in your joosters with exceptional alternative pop. Friday 28th…

Location: 7.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Pink Coconut & Sherry's revival night 2
The Funkyfish Club

Well the last night before Christmas was sold out well in advance and the night itself was an absolute riot of fun People have been constantly asking when the next one is so now that were recovered weve decided to do it…

Location: 7 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01273 698331
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Star Shaped Club Brighton: April Party!
Sticky Mike's Frog Bar

A Monthly Britpop party Every Last Saturday of the Month at Sticky Mikes Frog Bar until 3:30amAfter the amazing scenes that accompanied our Blur special in March what a night were back at Sticky Mikes Frog Bar on Saturday 29th April for…

Location: 7.3 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07480 856751
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The Ultimate Old School Party
The Funkyfish Club

The Ultimate Old School Party70s 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...Disco Dance Funk …

Location: 7 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01273 698331
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Full Fat Light Bulb + support
The Brunswick

TICKETS £3.50 advance ‐ http:www.wegottickets.comevent394117 £5 on the doorFULL FAT LIGHT BULBGuaranteed groove and flawless harmonies set this band apart. Full Fat Light Bulb from Brighton are are a soul funk and rock supernova with influences ranging from Paolo Nutini…

Location: 7.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Northern Soul - All Dayer
The Funkyfish Club

Another epic Bank Holiday session is in store as the Northern Soul faithful descend upon Brighton once again. Some of the scenes very top spinners have been sourced from across the country led by one of the founding fathers of the whole…

Location: 7 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01273 698331
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Blood Donation Session
Uckfield Civic Centre

We are holding a blood donation session on Wednesday 3rd May at Uckfield Civic Centre Bell Farm Lane Uckfeld E.Susses TN22 1AE and have appointments available between 13.30 ‐ 16.00 & 17.00 ‐ 19.15.To book an appointment please call us on 0300…

Location: 7.9 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 03001 232323
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"The Secret Level" (Genevieve Lamborn)
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 4th May features: GENEVIEVE LAMBORNGenevieve Lamborn is…

Location: 7.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Country Superstars Experience, Royal Hippodrome Th
Royal Hippodrome Theatre

This truly unique show is hosted by Sarah Jayne who has been performing as Dolly Parton for over 25 years and is Europes Leading Tribute to the Queen of Country ‐ Dolly Parton. Sarah Jayne and Award Winning Vocal Impersonator Andy Crust…

Location: 14.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02085 916920
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Speed dating 30-45yrs Maggie Maes Brighton
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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Brighton Online Seller Meetup
Jurys Inn Brighton Waterfront

Our events are perfect for any business aiming to grow online nationally or internationally. If you are thinking of starting to sell online youre very welcome. You will learn proven strategies and tactics quicker through our events.We will have discussion on various…

Location: 7.2 miles away
Category: Business

TEL: 01613 272923
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the lady boys of bangkok
The Sabai Pavilion

Sexy funny feisty eye opening and totally entertaining ‐ East meets West and Cabaret meets spectacular West End musical as the party explodes into life in a dazzling kaleidoscope of colour.The entertainment is fast and unrelenting as the eclectic mix of music…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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EdwardAlice + support
The Brunswick

TICKETS £5 ‐ http:www.wegottickets.comevent398773EDWARDALICE Buoyant folkpop band from Cambridge and Brighton. Theyve been gigging since January 2013 and provide highly engaging and melodic lyrics with catchy hooks and characters you come to love. Influenced by The Beatles Nizlopi Will and…

Location: 7.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Patterns 2nd Birthday with Joy Orbison & Willow
Patterns

Patterns 2nd Birthday with Joy Orbison & WillowVenue: Patterns 10 Marine Parade Brighton BN2 1TLPriceFrom £6 adv: GBP 6Links: Tickets: https:go.evvnt.com107152‐0Facebook: https:go.evvnt.com107152‐1Twitter: https:go.evvnt.com107152‐2Website: https:go.evvnt.com107152‐3…

Location: 7 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01273 894777
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Brighton Antiques, Vintage and Collectables Fair
Brighton Racecourse

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 Free parking 10 minutes from M23A23 A27 and…

Location: 5.8 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01293 690777
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Focus Group*
The Old Market

Inspired by David Foster Wallaces short story Mister Squishy Focus Group is a comedy with a dark heart exploring the loneliness and absurdity of modern life and consumer culture with humanity and humour. It is strange unsettling and playful. The production celebrates…

Location: 7.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01273 201801
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Wilder Stories: Rhapsodies in Colour - Blue
The Old Market

Join us for a pigment drenched journey themed around the colour blue.For this specially curated live‐lounge podcast were inviting storytellers: musicians writers academics and artists from across the city to share a story with us evoked by colour over three intimate Sunday…

Location: 7.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01273 201801
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House of Alchemy
No Walls Gallery

9 ‐ 15 MAY 2017HOUSE OF ALCHEMYVISIONARY ART EXHIBITION AND EVENTSAs part of Brighton Fringe 2017 House of Alchemy will be taking over pop‐up venue No Walls Gallery situated in the heart of Brighton opposite the iconic Brighton Dome.The gallery will be…

Location: 7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 7900 655097
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"The Secret Level" Final Edition (Chloe Marcela)
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 11th May is sadly our last…

Location: 7.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Allo Allo
Mercure Brighton Seafront Hotel

Welcome to Rene and Ediths restaurant ‐ but you may have chosen a bad night.Rene has agreed to look after the painting of the Fallen Madonna With The Big Boobies in the cellar to keep it safe till the war is over.…

Location: 7.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01772 691284
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Inspiring Through Technology
East Sussex National Golf Club

Technology is disrupting traditional operating models and opening up new career paths.Do you want to find out how to take full advantage of the changes that technology is bringingDo you want to access these new opportunities to improve your competitivenessDo you want…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Business

TEL: 01323 886171
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Sculpture Exhibition 2017
Borde Hill Garden

Opening on the 12th May the exhibition will bring the Garden to life showcasing works by established and up‐and‐coming artists from across the South of England.Visitors will discover an extraordinary mix of figurative and abstract art in bronze resin stone metalwork and…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: +441444 450326
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Throwback Friday 80s/90s
The Funkyfish Club

Friday The Funkyfish Club Throwback Friday F R E E E N T R Y Nr1 hits from the 80s & 90s …

Location: 7 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01276 639331
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Brighton WineTasting ExperienceDay 'World of Wine'
Drakes of Brighton

Our Brighton Wine‐Tasting Experiences make for fantastic days out tasting and appreciating wine in a relaxed and fun environment. Youll taste 15 quality wines and enjoy a delicious 3 course food & wine matching lunch. On each Course you will learn how…

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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