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

30
JUL
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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07
AUG
20th West Dean Chilli Fiesta
West Dean Gardens

Simply the best The Best of Britain National Treasures Country Life.West Deans Chilli Fiesta 7 8 and 9 August 10.30am 11pm Sunday 9pm turns 20 this year. One of the biggest and original chilli festivals in the UK it has grown…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01243 811301
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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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10
AUG
Extreme stunt Show
Racecourse

Awesome Monster Trucks High Flying Motorbikes & BMX teams battle it out as BIG AIR is the name of the game this summer as our boys hit the air flying Youll be keeping your feet firmly on level ground as the…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08444 771000
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20
AUG
Moscow State Circus
Southsea Common

Promising their 'greatest ever production to date' the ever‐popular Moscow State Circus are a world‐renowned circus troupe where 'magnificent feats of human achievement' are the norm. Expect rogue clowns mucking around performers in high‐wires…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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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27
AUG
Love's Labour's Lost
The Weald And Downland Open Air Museum

A musical adaptation of Shakespeares Loves Labours Lost by open‐air theatre company Heartbreak Productions. Set at an Oxford College in the 20s this outdoor performance of Loves Labours Lost follows three young mens pursuit of three young women as they choose love…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01926 430307
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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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31
AUG
Mr Stink
The Weald And Downland Open Air Museum

David Walliams star of Little Britain has written the smelliest book of all time which now breaks new wind ground in this scratch n sniff production bringing Mr Stinkpongingly to life.David Walliams whos not in…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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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19
SEP
Popular Classics
Hayling Island Community Centre

Colin Jagger conducts Weber Chopin ‐ Piano Concero No. 2 soloist: Alexander Ullman & Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 5.…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02380 261372
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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

29
SEP
Barenaked Ladies
Portsmouth Pyramids

Canadian Alternative Rock band Barenaked Ladies have been together since 1998. Jim Creegan Kevin Hearn Ed Robertson and Tyler Stewart are collectively BNL or BnL to their fans. The band has achieved huge worldwide success…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

01
OCT
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

03
OCT
Apple Affair
West Dean Gardens

West Dean Gardens Apple Affair is a celebration of the best of the British autumn harvest with the focus on seasonal and locally produced food including the impressive apple harvest from West Deans own orchards and pumpkins and gourds from the Kitchen…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01243 811301
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05
OCT
David O Doherty
Kings Theatre Portsmouth

David O Doherty at Kings Theatre Portsmouth in Southsea on Monday 05 October 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…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

07
OCT
Peace
Portsmouth Pyramids

Peace at Portsmouth Pyramids in Portsmouth on Wednesday 07 October 2015. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable companies including Ticketmaster GetMeIn Viagogo…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

08
OCT
The Hollywood Special Effects Show
The Kings Theatre

Get closer to the action than ever before as this interactive and explosive family show takes you behind the scenes of your favourite films to discover the science and secrets of creating movie magic. Join our team of professionals whove been behind…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02392 828282
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10
OCT
In Arundel Cathedral
Arundel Cathedral

The a cappella choir Vox Celestis with soloist Elizabeth Barloe will give a recital contrasting the music of St Hildegard of Bingen with recent settings of poems by Gerard Manley Hopkins and Blessed John Henry Newman. After the interval during which wime…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01962 869035
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11
OCT
Season Finale
Goodwood Racecourse

The Season Finale provides one final chance to experience racing at Goodwood in all its glory before the winter break. Raise a glass in celebration as the racecourse bids farewell to 2015. Tickets from £25 with free admission for children. Gates open…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01243 216611
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14
OCT
Hot Chip
Portsmouth Pyramids

Following the release of new album In Our Heads Hot Chip announce a headline UK tour for October with special guests Disclosure.…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

15
OCT
Editors
Portsmouth Pyramids

The Editors are a popular indie rock band previously known as Pilot The Pride and Snowfield. Based in Birmingham The Editors already have two platinum albums having sold more than two million albums worldwide.…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

21
OCT
UB40
Portsmouth Guildhall

UB40 is an English reggae band from Birmingham. They are a hugely successful group with record sales topping 70 million albums world wide. Famed for hit singles such as 'Can't help falling in Love with…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

24
OCT
Autofest 2015 - Scalextric Show
Gaugemaster Controls LTD

Gaugemaster will be holding their 4th Annual Slot Car Show Autofest on Saturday 24th October 2015. This event showcases world leading Slot Car brands including Scalextric Carrera Ninco Slot It & NSR. With a number of tracks for you to test…

Location: 11.8 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01903 884321
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28
OCT
Normans and Crusaders in The Keep
Arundel Castle

Raven Tor Living History Group will be portraying the life and times of the 12th Century Norman period in The Keep at Arundel Castle. With combat weaponry armour and crafts displays visitors will not only be able to see what life was…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01903 882173
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07
NOV
CRAFTS at FORT PURBROOK
Fort Purbrook

2015 is our 23rd year at this stunning venue. Visitors to Crafts at Fort Purbrook will have a great opportunity to see and buy some fantastic products including handmade crafts food ideas and quality gifts from Britain and around the world. You…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01243 641306
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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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