Saturday 23rd November : Christmas Market, Bognor Old Town

This event will take place in and outside the Bognor Regis Methodist Church in Waterloo Square. As well as a great array of traders, there will be entertainment  throughout the day. Starts at 10 am. Click [here] for the Facebook event page.

 

Thursday 21st November : Shoreham Academy Christmas Fair

Shoreham Academy will be hosting it's Christmas shopping event for the second year.

 

27th October: Serenity Fayre, Felpham

Serenity Fayres offer holistic, spiritual and pampering taster treatments as well as artisan crafts and are very popular. Felpham Community Hall from Midday to 5pm. Click [here] for the Facebook page.

 

Saturday 28th & Sunday 29th September : Wyntercon VI, Eastbourne

This year, Wyntercon moves to Eastbourne Sports Park - click [here] for directions. This multi-award winning annual event attracts thousands of people and is a great family event. It hosts entertainment for all ages, including arts and crafts, circus skills, cosplay and photo opportunities with props from the likes of Game of Thrones and Doctor Who. You may even find a dinosaur or two! There will, of course, also be a variety of traders with an exciting array of cosplay, Steampunk, memorabilia and much more. Click [here] for the Facebook event page and follow the Wyntercon Facebook page [here]. You can get tickets from the official website [here].

 

Saturday 21st & Sunday 22nd September : South Downs Folk Festival Market, Bognor Regis

This unique shopping event has been running successfully for the last three years, complimenting the Folk Festival which takes place in Bognor Town Centre at various venues and in the streets.  The market is located on the Place St Maur and the seafront and will come alive with an exciting array of market stalls to suit all budgets and tastes. There will be a full programme of entertainment in and around the market areas showcasing local musicians, dance groups and more. Click [here] for the Facebook event page.

 

Sunday 15th September : Hastings Steampunk Circus of Curiosities

The spectacular Hastings Steampunk Circus of Curiosities will be at the St Leonards Showground in Magdalen Road, St Leoanrds-on-Sea on Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th September. There will be entertainment both on and off stage, a variety of stalls and exhibitors and street food and refreshments. Click [here] for the Facebook event page. Please note, Truffle Witch will only be appearing at this event on Sunday 15th September.

 

Saturday 14th September : Autumn Market, Bognor Old Town

Quarterly market hosted by Bognor Old Town Artisan Markets at the Bognor Regis Methodist Church in the town centre. come along and start your Christmas shopping early!  Click [here] for the Facebook event page.

 

Saturday 7th & Sunday 8th September : Official Eastbourne Steampunk Festival

Hosted by the Eastbourne Bonfire Society, the Official Eastbourne Steampunk Festival will be coming to the Wish Tower Slopes in September. Put on your best Steampunk finery and join the parade along the sea front then enjoy the free music and entertainment, beer tent, street food and stalls. This will be my third year at the event - come and join me for the fun! Click [here] for the Facebook event page and [here] for the Festival page.

 

Friday 30th August : Pop Up Emporium Market Night

Pop Up market night featuring makers, creatives and small business from Hastings and the surrounding areas. From 4 pm to 8 pm in All Saints Hall, All Saints Street, Hastings Old Town. Click [here] for the Facebook event page.

 

24th August: Three Little Birds Craft and Artisan Market, Eastergate

Regular Saturday market at Eastergate Village Hall, near Bognor Regis. The markets have lovely selection of products for you to browse for gifts or just to spoil yourself. Click [here] for the Facebook page.

 

Saturday 17th & Sunday 18th August : Love Lancing Artisan Festival

A brand new festival of artisan crafts, produce and street food in Lancing, West Sussex. The festival will be held on Beach Green on Lancing sea front and will open at 9.30 am to 7 pm daily. Click [here] for the Facebook event page.

 

Saturday 3rd & Sunday 4th August : Hotham Park Annual County Fair

This event is held in the lovely surroundings of Hotham Park in Bognor Regis. There will be approximately 50 different craft stalls, refreshments, great family entertainment and charity stalls. The fair opens daily at 11 am until 5 pm. Click [here] for the Facebook event page. 

 

Saturday 27th July : Artisan Craft Fair, Hastings

Come along to The Stade in Hastings Old town for a collection of some of the very best local artisans. Together, under one roof, they will be offering an eclectic mix of beautiful handmade products. Click [here] for the Facebook event page.

 

Friday 26th July : Pop-Up Emporium Market Night

Pop-up market night featuring makers, creatives and small businesses from Hastings and the surrounding areas. From 4 pm to 8 pm in All Saints Hall, All Saints Road, Hastings.

 

Saturday 20th July : Summer Market, Bognor Old Town

Quarterly market hosted by Bognor Old Town Artisan Markets. Situated in the Bognor Regis Methodist Church from 10 am to 4 pm. Click [here] for the Facebook page.

 

Sunday 14th July : West Blatchington Windmill 40th Anniversary Event

The Friends of West Blatchington Windmill invite you to attend their 40th Anniversary community event. The windmill will be open for tours with cream teas in the barn. There will be a number of craft and produce stalls outside the windmill, along with entertainment including a local brass band, Morris dancers and family entertainment stalls. From 1 pm to 5 pm. Click [here] for the Facebook event page.

 

Saturday 13th July : Etsy Summer Market, Hastings Old Town

Join us for a celebration of Hastings Etsy Team Makers at our summer Market. Expect the best in local designer-maker goods from the Hastings Etsy team of artists and crafts people. The fair will be open from 11 am to 4 pm at the Stade Hall in Hastings Old Town on Sunday 13th July. Click [here] for the Facebook event page. 

 

Saturday 29th June : St Leonards Festival Market

The Kings Road Street Market only bigger! If you're visiting the St Leonards Festival this year, don't forget to pop along to Kings Road and enjoy the vibe of the festival market. Lots of lovely stalls, street food, entertainment and much more. Click [here] for the festival Facebook page or [here] to visit the website.

 

Saturday 22nd June : Craft and Gift Market, Worthing

Hosted by Ribbons Vintage, Craft, Gift and De-stash Market at St Symphorian's Parish Centre, Worthing from 10 am to 3 pm. Come along and find something special for Dad. Click [here] to visit the Facebook event page

 

Sunday 16th June : Amberley Museum Father's Day Craft Event

Craft fair at Amberley Museum near Arundel to celebrate Father's Day.

 

Saturday 1st June : Kings Road Street Market, St Leonards-on-Sea

Vibrant and popular street market held on the first Saturday of the month from 10 am to 4 pm. Entertainment, street food, crafts, produce and more. Click [here] for the Facebook page.

 

Friday 31st May : The Pop-Up Emporium Market Night, Hastings Old Town

Pop up market night featuring local makers, creatives and small businesses from Hastings and the surrounding areas. Located in All Saints Hall, All Saints Street, Hastings. Opens at 4 pm until 8 pm. Click [here] to visit the Facebook event page.

 

Sunday 26th May : Lodsworth Village Fete

Family entertainment, local produce and suppliers. Lodsworth Recreation Ground from 12 noon to 5 pm. Click [here] for the Facebook event page.

 

Sunday 19th May : Great Betley Farmhouse Wedding and Event Open Day, Henfield

This 16th Century farmhouse is set in 200 acres or mainly arable land in West Sussex, with sweeping views towards the South Downs and Chanctonbury Ring. It launches as a wedding and event venue on 19th May and you are invited to come along and visit the venue and meet suppliers. Click [here] for the Facebook page or [here] for the Facebook event page.