There are so many things to do in the Lewes District, East Sussex. From Glyndebourne festival to Lewes bonfire, we have a fantastic selection of events, fairs and concerts all year round.

TOP EVENTS NOT TO BE MISSED

If you would like a copy of the Stay Lewes Coast and Country events guide for 2017, simply download Stay Lewes Events 2017_WEB . Alternatively paper copies are available from: Seaford, Lewes and Eastbourne TIC, Peacehaven Gateway Café, Ditchling Museum, Seaford and Newhaven library.

PLUMPTON RACES

January – December
One of the smaller National Hunt jump racecourses in the UK, staging 16 race meetings every year. www.plumptonracecourse.co.uk


CHRISTMAS EVENTS

SEAFORD CHRISTMAS MAGIC

Saturday 2 December – 10am – 7pm

Seaford Magic is a day of entertainment and attractions for the people of Seaford and the surrounding areas. This year includes two stages packed with live music, Santa’s grotto, reindeers, lantern parade, as well as the Ice Queen and Snow Princess! There will also be festive stories in the library and wandering singers. There will also be free parking in many of the towns car parks.

For a full programme of events and road closures VISIT

 

Seaford Christmas Magic - event, fair

WINTER MAGIC AT THE CHALK GALLERY

From 21 November – 10am – 5pm

A meet the artist  will be held on Saturday 25 November 12pm – 3pm.

Visit the Chalk Gallery in Lewes Town where Liza Mackintosh is exhibiting her winter collection. She will also be selling winter inspired Lino prints and Christmas cards, carefully selected with unique Christmas gifts in mind.

Chalk Gallery Lewes, 4 North St, BN7 2PA

VISIT

 

 

Liz mackintosh, Christmas art

LEWES LATE NIGHT SHOPPING - LEWES TOWN

Thursday 7 December

During late night shopping in Lewes, events will be taking place across the whole town. Starting at the top of town at Western Rd, many shops will keep their doors open until 9pm. Barbican house by the castle,will be welcoming guests to the Museum, offering spinning demonstrations and a children’s trail round the galleries. Warm up at the Christmas Craft Fair (FREE ENTRY) which makes a welcome return to Lewes Town Hall (Fisher Street entrance).Next doors at 2 Fisher St, you can visit artist Kelly Hall at her festive pop up shop.

Further down the hill in Lewes house, Santa will be taking the Children’s Christmas orders in his magical grotto. In the town centre, Cliff precinct, you will find festive stalls and small fairground rides. Don’t miss the traditional yard event at Harvey’s Brewery yard where you will be able to enjoy food, music, Christmas Ale and meet the Harvey’s heavy horses.

For a full timetable of events VISIT

 

 

www.leweschamber.co.uk

christmas shopping Lewes, east sussex

For more details of shopping events in our district VISIT for some top tips and local gems.