What's on inLittlehampton


Welcome to Littlehampton

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

Tourist information Littlehampton

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Everything you need to know if you're visiting Littlehampton as a visitor or a resident.

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Forthcoming events in Littlehampton

27
APR
CHRIS FARLOWE MILLER ANDERSON & BOB BROOKES@ THE J
The John Selden

Owing to unforeseen circumstancesThis event has been moved to The John Selden Half Moon Lane Durrington Worthing. All tickets purchased remain validBritish blues legend Chris Farlowe joins veteran of Woodstock Miller Anderson and Sussex Desperate Dan Band frontman Bob Brookes for an…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01903 410276
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01
MAY
Allium Extravaganza
Arundel Castle

During May & June 2018 eruptions of pom‐pom headed alliums will burst into bloom at Arundel Castle.Exploding into flower with bright blooms towering over neighbouring plants its easy to see why alliums are a firm favourite with the nations gardeners and nicknamed…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01903882173 ext230
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03
MAY
PALMYRA
The ShowRoom

PALMYRA is an exploration of revenge the politics of destruction and what we consider to be barbaric inviting people to step back from the news and look at what lies beneath and beyond civilisation.Following an extended unanimously‐acclaimed run at the Edinburgh Fringe…

Location: 9.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01243 816000
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05
MAY
Littlehampton Town Artisan Market
Littlehampton High Street

Artists local producers & creators artisan craft makers antiquesantiquarian books busking performance and all the colourful characters which make up the local coastline & downlands around us along the South Coast.We will be very open & keen for buskers and performers to…

Location: 0.5 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01903 722666
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05
MAY
Opening Saturday at Goodwood Racecourse
Goodwood Racecourse

Enjoy quality racing at the worlds most beautiful racecourse as the Goodwood season gets off to a flying start with an action‐packed afternoon on the picturesque Sussex Downs. Under 18s go free. Visit goodwood.com for tickets.…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01243 755055
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10
MAY
The Boy Who Bit Picasso
The Assembly Room

The Arts Society is a leading arts education charity. We have a global network of local Societies which connects people to the arts and to each other.We are hoping to open an evening Society in Chichester to complement the existing daytime ones.To…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 02074 300730
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10
MAY
The Nature of Forgetting
Connaught Theatre

Tom has just turned 55. As he dresses for his birthday party tangled threads of disappearing memories spark him into life unravelling as a tale of friendship love and guilt. This ambitious project with actors mimes and musicians has been created in…

Location: 8.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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11
MAY
Franck & the Saint-Clotilde Tradition
Arundel Cathedral

These three concerts celebrate the great organ works of Csar Franck 1822‐1890. Although few in number they are valued as some of the important masterpieces written for the organ during the 19th century; they express soaring emotions turbulent passions beautiful melodies and…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01903 882297
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24
MAY
Festival of Food & Racing at Goodwood Racecourse
Goodwood Racecourse

A fabulous combination of award‐winning food and thrilling racing. The Food Festival includes organic produce from Goodwood Home Farm and award‐winning fare from local artisan suppliers. Visit goodwood.com for tickets.…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07969 194859
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26
MAY
Castle Siege
Arundel Castle

A firm family favourite this three‐day event will cover all aspects of a 15th century siege. Forces from England and France will enter into conflict twice a day using replica medieval canons archers fully armoured knights and men at arms to try…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01903882173 ext230
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31
MAY
Living History Day
Arundel Castle

Meet a variety of historical characters such as a Knight Pirate and Medieval Surgeon. Theres a range of have‐a‐go activities for all ages including archery for the over 8s plus meet the falconer a face painter and a story teller. History has…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01903882173 ext230
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01
JUN
Three Friday Nights
Goodwood Racecourse

A unique combination of racing music and dancing to create a truly unforgettable experience. Enjoy evening racing followed by a set from a world‐famous DJ and a spectacular laser show. Visit goodwood.com for tickets.…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01243 755055
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01
JUN
West Dean Arts and Craft Festival
West Dean College and Gardens

The Arts and Craft Festival offers the opportunity to buy high quality crafts and prints watch demonstratiosn get hands‐on in workshops and drop‐in sessions and view installations from emerging artists. West Dean House is also open where alongside the historic collection discover…

Location: 11.8 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01243 818210
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08
JUN
Three Friday Nights at Goodwood Racecourse
Goodwood Racecourse

A unique combination of racing music and dancing to create a truly unforgettable experience. Enjoy evening racing followed by a set from a world‐famous DJ and a spectacular laser show. Visit goodwood.com for tickets.…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01243 755055
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10
JUN
Family Race Day at Goodwood Racecourse
Goodwood Racecourse

A great family day out with traditional entertainment a fairground behind‐the‐scenes racecourse tours trips to the race start and an action‐packed afternoon of horseracing. Under 18s go free. Visit goodwood.com for tickets. …

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01243 755055
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23
JUN
Four Nations Medieval Tournament
Arundel Castle

The knights squires and men at arms of Raven Tor Living History Group will meet in a medieval foot tournament representing four historical nations. Alongside the tournament visitors can also enjoy storytelling falconry have‐a‐go archery for the over 8s as well…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01903882173 ext230
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07
JUL
Born To Win
The Worthing Pavilion

After the huge success of Dance is Life in 2017 Giovanni is once again set to get your hearts beating a little faster showcasing a story of love and passion with even more heat even more energy and even more drama than…

Location: 8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01903 206206
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14
JUL
Norman Knights Tournament
Arundel Castle

This weekend will see a tournament of Norman foot combat held on the upper grounds of Arundel Castle. Along with a tented encampment which will include a variety of crafts and demonstrations of the period as well as a falconry display have‐a‐go‐archery…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01903882173 ext230
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24
JUL
International Jousting and Medieval Tournament
Arundel Castle

The undisputed highlight of Arundel Castles events calendar the International Jousting and Medieval Tournament is this year celebrating its tenth anniversary and promising the biggest and best contest to date. Competitors from around the world will be taking part in…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01903882173 ext230
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31
JUL
Qatar Goodwood Festival
Goodwood Racecourse

This glamorous world‐famous five‐day festival popularly known as Glorious Goodwood is the seasons undoubted highlight. Over 100000 people flock to the worlds most beautiful racecourse to enjoy the £1million Sussex Stakes Ladies Day and other unforgettable highlights. Visit goodwood.com for…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01243 755055
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10
AUG
Chilli Fiesta
West Dean Gardens

Whats onLive music including DJs and Latin bandsLatin dance demonstrations and workshops with professional dancersBrowse over 140 stalls offering chilli gifts plants seeds and produceLos Amigos champagne cider and cocktail barsChildrens funfairWorkshopsCampingExplore the gardens…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01243 818210
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18
AUG
Family History Weekend
Arundel Castle

Set within the upper grounds of Arundel Castle the Family History Weekend will be an opportunity to meet a variety of historical characters such as a Knight Pirate and Medieval Scribe. With have‐a‐go activities including archery mini catapults and a craft tent…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01903882173 ext230
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24
AUG
August Bank Holiday at Goodwood Racecourse
Goodwood Racecourse

From a breathtaking fireworks display on the Friday evening after racing to heaps of family fun on Saturday and Sunday this magical three‐day fixture rekindles the nostalgic 1950s summer holidays of yesteryear with a traditional fairground and replica beach front. Visit goodwood.com…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01243 755055
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25
AUG
12,000 Years of Combat
Arundel Castle

The tented encampments of five renowned living history groups and many individual historical re‐enactors will reflect over 12000 years of local and Castle history with crafts costume and combat displays from the Stone Age to the Victorians and almost everything in…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01903882173 ext230
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16
SEP
Living History Weekend
Arundel Castle

As the Castle celebrates the 950th anniversary of its initial construction Raven Tor Living History Group returns to portray the men and women of the 12th century with combat training and crafts of the late Norman period.…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01903882173 ext230
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14
OCT
Season Finale at Goodwood Racecourse
Goodwood Racecourse

Season Finale has a relaxed laidback feel with the atmosphere of a country‐style meeting. Sample many different real ales and craft beer while a fiddle‐band plays merry tunes against a backdrop of roaring fire pits roast chestnut stalls hay bales and traditional…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01243 755055
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17
OCT
Metaphors of Movement - Levels 1 & 2 - with Andrew
Littlehampton Town Hall

Metaphors of MovementThis is what some previous workshop participants had to say:Andys MoM has infused me with new energy and perspective for the work I do. It has also given new life to the tools I already have.Incredibly insightful and thought‐provoking training.…

Location: 0.6 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: Seew ebsite
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24
OCT
Norman Knights in the Keep
Arundel Castle

This October half term visitors to Arundel Castle will be able to find out what it was like living at the Castle in the early Norman period with weapons armour combat and craft demonstrations to bring the era to life.…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01903882173 ext230
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Tourist Attractions


Goodwood House

Goodwood combines the glamour of a great English country house with the warmth of a family home. Still owned and lived in by the Earl and Countess of March and their young children, this unique Sussex house provides a stunning setting for one of the most significant private…

Arundel Castle

There is nearly 1,000 years of history at this great castle, situated in magnificent grounds overlooking the River Arun in West Sussex and built at the end of the 11th century by Roger de Montgomery, Earl of Arundel. Arundel Castle is now the home of The Duke…

Lush

Lush Nightclub in Worthing, West Sussex. Contact venue on telephone number 01903 216677 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

J H Q

SnookerPool Hall at J H Q in Bognor Regis, West Sussex. Contact venue on 01243 841079 for opening times, entrance costs and snooker table informationavailability.…

Vision

Vision Nightclub in Bognor Regis, West Sussex. Contact venue on telephone number 01243 863786 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

The Lido

The Lido ‐ Amusement Park in Worthing, West Sussex. Contact venue on telephone number 01903213486 for opening times, entrance costs, and attractionsrides available at this park.…

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