Rye hosts one of Britain's top ten small festivals, with over 40 events covering literary, classical and contemporary music performances, exhibitions, guided walks, dance and a coach tour of Romney Marsh churches.Rye Arts Festival Celebrate all things woodlands, forestry and timber at Bentley Country Park.There are exhibits and demonstrations involving hundreds of crafts people and lots of hands on activities for children.
Brighton Art Fair Hello Kitty returns to Drusillas.Visit her beautiful themed house and have a souvenir photo taken with the cutest girl herself.Enjoy pampering in the Hello Kitty Beauty Parlour and a thrilling time on the Hello Kitty Secret Garden rides. Fancy looking at the stars, planets and the moon through some of the country's largest telescopes?Open evenings at the Herstmonceux Observatory are your opportunity to glimpse these amazing instruments. Celebrate digital culture in venues across the city with workshops, exhibitions, performances, screenings, comedy nights and outdoor events, running alongside Brighton's digital design conferences.
Plan your September 2016 events and activities from this selection of things to do and things to see in Brighton, East and West Sussex.
Digital Festival NGS gardens are mostly privately owned and open only a few times each year.
They offer interesting planning and design, a good range of plants and gardens which have been tended with love and care, and a good cup of tea. A four-week showcase of the finest local produce with beer festivals, guided walks, cream teas, harvest fairs and a smattering of special offers like 2-for-1, free glass of wine and money off schemes. A festival within a festival - this programme of events and activities takes place in and around Steyning and includes bread-making workshops, demonstrations, walks, talks and special offers.
Steyning Food Festival Hastings area arts festival and exploration of the coastal heritage.
Gardens, the beach, heritage sites and non-art venues are transformed by local, regional and international artists, with Open Studios being a main feature of the festival.
Coastal Currents Eastbourne's traditional Wednesday evening music concerts at the bandstand culminating with Tchaikovsky's rousing 1812 overture accompanied by a spectacular Firework display.