What's on inSelsey

Welcome to Selsey

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

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Forthcoming events in Selsey

28
MAY
Living History Day
Arundel Castle

Set on the American Lawn at Arundel Castle this day will be an opportunity to meet historical characters who will bring the past to life. With the Yarnsmith of Norwich Story Teller have‐a‐go fencing archery a face painter and a chance to…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01903 882173
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29
MAY
Jimmy Carr Funny Business
Portsmouth Guildhall

Jimmy Carr Funny Business at Portsmouth Guildhall in Portsmouth on Friday 29 May 2015. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Jimmy Carr Funny Business tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

01
JUN
Postcards From Portsmouth: The City
Eldon Building

A series of free public talks devoted to visual culture in Portsmouth. Speakers discuss topics such as the Mary Rose local cinema history and new technologies. Portsmouths rich array of art design history and popular culture will be the focus of a…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 07734 805817
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03
JUN
Chaplin's Circus
King George V Playing Fields

Chaplins Circus will be bringing its unique panto‐circus to Felpham Bognor Regis from 3rd to 7th June 2015.JUNE SPECIAL OFFER: KIDS GO FREE One free kids ticket with every full priced adultIt is the 4th of August 1924. Chaplins Circus has just…

Location: 8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01727 555250
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05
JUN
Three Friday Nights - 2manydjs
Goodwood Racecourse

World‐famous DJs a spectacular laser show and horseracing under the summer sun combine to create a series of unmissable nights at Goodwood Racecourse. This year sees 2manydjs take to the decks on Friday 5 June with Gorgon City performing on Friday 12…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01243 216611
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05
JUN
Bryan Ferry
Portsmouth Guildhall

Lead vocalist and charismatic front man of Roxy Music where he originally performed alongside fellow greats like Brian Eno and outstanding solo star Bryan Ferry is a living legend.With a smooth timeless style inspired by…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

06
JUN
Madness
Fratton Park

British popska band Madness saw their major success and popularity in the mid 1980s. Members include Graham Suggs McPherson Mike Barson Lee Thompson Chris Foreman Mark Bedford Daniel Woodgate and Carl Smyth. They were famed…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

07
JUN
Sunday School
Goodwood Racecourse

For a great family day out as well as an action‐packed afternoon of horseracing this fixture features hands‐on workshops farrier demonstrations a chance to walk the course trips to the race start and a behind‐the‐scenes tour of the racecourse and weighing room.…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01243 216611
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12
JUN
Comedy All Stars
Barton Hall Horndean Technology College

Hosted by James Alderson this show continues to prove that big names want to come down to little ol Horndean for a terrific night of laughterHeadliner Tom Stade is confirmedAs seen on Daves One Night Stand Live At The Apollo Michael McIntyres…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07736 326326
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12
JUN
Three Friday Nights - Gorgon City
Goodwood Racecourse

World‐famous DJs a spectacular laser show and horseracing under the summer sun combine to create a series of unmissable nights at Goodwood Racecourse. This year sees 2manydjs take to the decks on Friday 5 June with Gorgon City performing on Friday 12…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01243 216611
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13
JUN
Town Crier's Competition
Arundel Castle

OYEZ OYEZ Arundel welcomes town criers from across England for a national competition.Their voices will be booming across the grounds of Arundel Castle to be assessed for sustained volume clarity diction and inflection.…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01903 882173
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19
JUN
Three Friday Nights - Idris Elba
Goodwood Racecourse

World‐famous DJs a spectacular laser show and horseracing under the summer sun combine to create a series of unmissable nights at Goodwood Racecourse. This year sees 2manydjs take to the decks on Friday 5 June with Gorgon City performing on Friday 12…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01243 216611
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20
JUN
Mustering for Agincourt
Arundel Castle

New for 2015 ‐ Representing the historical forces of the Earl of Arundel the knights squires archers and men‐at‐arms of Raven Tor Living History Group will meet in preparation for the 1415 campaign of Henry V to defeat the French forces. The…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01903 882173
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25
JUN
Festival of Speed
Goodwood House

The Festival of Speed is the largest motoring garden party in the world a unique summer weekend that brings together an impossibly heady mix of cars stars and motor sport royalty' to create a car culture event of epic proportions. Held…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01243 755055
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26
JUN
Alan Carr
Kings Theatre Portsmouth

Known as Chatty Man and Spexy Beast this witty English comedian and personality burst onto TV screens after winning a BBC New Comedy Award in 2001. With two arena tours under his belt this…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

05
JUL
Jaguar Day
Arundel Castle

New for 2015 ‐ Arundel Castle will welcome the West Sussex Region of the Jaguar Enthusiasts Club on Sunday 5th July. Visitors will be able to enjoy a display of these stunning automobiles from Classic Jaguars through to modern supercars and speak…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01903 882173
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11
JUL
Privateers & Revolutionaries Weekend
Arundel Castle

New for 2015 ‐ Napoleon Bonaparte has escaped from his captivity on Elba and has been restored as Emperor of France. Mobilising the French armies he is seeking to reinstate France as the dominant country in Europe. Many in England are discontented…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01903 882173
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12
JUL
Classic Cars Gathering
Arundel Castle

New for 2015 ‐ an opportunity for Classic Car enthusiasts to display view and enjoy a wide variety of classic and sporting cars dating from the earliest aeons of popular motoring through to recent supercars.…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01903 882173
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17
JUL
Lakeside Rock 'n' Roll Extravaganza
Lakeside

Friday 17 20 July 2015 from £259 pp 3 nights half board in standard accommodation. Booking code RNR15.Featuring: The FirebirdsJoey & The JiversBernie Woods & The Forest FiresRockin' The JointJerome's JetsettersGreggi GStompin' SteveMidnight ShiftIan and SuzanneTo book telephone Lakeside on…

Location: 8.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01252 793430
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21
JUL
Jousting & Medieval Tournament Week
Arundel Castle

Under the shadow of the mighty Castle experience the thrill of the renowned Arundel International Jousting Competition as revered knights from around the world gather to test their chivalry and skill at mounted combat in full plate armour.Set within an authentic Medieval…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01903 882173
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28
JUL
Qatar Goodwood Festival
Goodwood Racecourse

This iconic five‐day festival affectionately known as Glorious Goodwood' will welcome the world's very best horses and jockeys to the South Downs. From the £1million Qatar Sussex Stakes to the grace and beauty of Ladies' Day Glorious Goodwood' is the sporting and…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01243 216611
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09
AUG
Beer Rounders & Hog Roast
Selsey Cricket Club

As part of Selsey Festival 2015 Selsey Cricket Club will be hosting the popular Beer and Rounders day on Sunday August 9th.This is a great day out for all the Family.Sponsored by M S J Jewellery Services Ltd and Game Set &…

Location: 0.2 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01243 604924
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09
AUG
MG Car Club - SVW Register
Arundel Castle

New for 2015 ‐ The SVW Register is part of the MG Car Club. The Register was established for the SA VA and WA types that are collectively known as SVW dating from early 1936 to late 1939.We are expecting between 30…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01903 882173
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22
AUG
Life in a Medieval Castle
Arundel Castle

To commemorate the 800th Signing of the Magna Carta Life in a Medieval Castle portrays the rolesof both rich and poor military and domestic in the late 12th and early 13th centuries during the reign of King John. Combat craft weapons and…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01903 882173
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28
AUG
August Bank Holiday at Goodwood Racecourse
Goodwood Racecourse

Held over three magical days this enchanting 1950s‐themed event rekindles the nostalgic Summer holidays of yesteryear to create the ultimate family day out. A fabulous choice of entertainment includes live music and traditional fairground rides as well as a spectacular fireworks display…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01243 216611
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29
AUG
History in Action (Multi-period)
Arundel Castle

Set on the Lower Lawns of Arundel Castle the tented encampments of Raven Tor Living History Group and the Company of St Barbara will reflect 2000 years of local and castle history in crafts costume and combat displays. An opportunity to meet…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01903 882173
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01
SEP
Autumn Racing
Goodwood Racecourse

These two midweek meetings offer racegoers the perfect opportunity to bring family friends or work colleagues to sample Goodwood's delights. Escape the office for a truly memorable trip to the world's most beautiful racecourse. Tickets from £18 with free admission for children.…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01243 216610
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11
SEP
Goodwood Revival
Goodwood Motor Circuit

The Goodwood Revival truly is a magical step back in time celebrating the halcyon days of motor racing as it used to be with all of the accompanying spectacle and glamour of the era. Competitors and spectators alike dress in period fashions…

Location: 9.2 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01243 755055
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23
SEP
The Bluetones
Portsmouth Pyramids

The Bluetones at Portsmouth Pyramids in Portsmouth on Wednesday 23 September 2015. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats at the best prices…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

26
SEP
Darcy Oake
Portsmouth Guildhall

Darcy Oake at Portsmouth Guildhall in Portsmouth on Saturday 26 September 2015. 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 do the…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

Tourist Attractions


Chichester Cathedral

For nearly 1000 years Chichester Cathedral has welcomed visitors through its doors worshippers, seekers, people with every kind of need. The history of Chichester Cathedral begins in 681 when Saint Wilfred brought Christianity to Sussex and established a Cathedral in Selsey, a small community south of…

Arun District Indoor Bowling Club Ltd

Bowling at Arun District Indoor Bowling Club Ltd in Bognor Regis, West Sussex. Contact venue on 01243866261 for opening times and entrance costs.…

Beachcomber Amusement Arcade

Beachcomber Amusement Arcade ‐ Amusement Park in Chichester, West Sussex. Contact venue on telephone number 01243602907 for opening times, entrance costs, and attractionsrides available at this park.…

Bognor Pier Leisure Ltd

Bognor Pier Leisure Ltd ‐ Amusement Park in Bognor Regis, West Sussex. Contact venue on telephone number 01243820531 for opening times, entrance costs, and attractionsrides available at this park.…

Bognor Regis Golf Club

Bognor Regis Golf Club ‐ golf course in Bognor Regis, West Sussex. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01243 821929 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Bognor Regis Golf Club golf courseclub.…

Chichester Golf Club

Chichester Golf Club ‐ golf course in Chichester, West Sussex. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01243 536666 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Chichester Golf Club golf courseclub.…

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