Artists And Makers Fair

Lewes Town Hall

Today, Saturday

Started in 2003 by a Lewes parent who wanted to raise money for her child’s school, this fair has grown a lot since then but still raises funds for local schools by selling work by professional artists and craftspeople. There will be a café stocked with cakes and pastries made by parents.

Brighton In The Movies

St Andrew’s Church, Waterloo Street, Hove


This one-off event celebrates the various films set in the seaside city. Movie clips, pictures and anecdotes will be used to create a virtual tour of the locations of the city that have hosted films such as Quadrophenia, Wimbledon and Brighton Rock (suitable for children over 14).

Christmas Fair

Chalk Farm LDC, Eastbourne


This annual Christmas fair is back and this year Santa will be making his first appearance at Chalk Farm. A chance to eat home-made mince pies, play stall games and drink mulled wine, all while raising money for Chalk Farm Learning Difficulties Centre.

That’ll Be the Day Christmas Show

Brighton Theatre Royal


The UK’s most popular rock ’n’roll variety show will celebrate the festive season with a concert of Christmas classics and comedy performances.

Dawn Landes

Brighton Komedia

December 10

The Nashville-based singer-songwriter is bringing her latest album of softly sung Dolly Parton-inspired country tunes to Brighton for her latest tour.

Christmas Carol Concert

Royal Pavilion, Brighton

December 12

The Royal Pavilion has been seasonally dressed for a special evening of Christmas Carols performed by two talented Sussex-based choirs. The event will take place in the pavilion’s Music Room.

The Spirit Of Christmas

Worthing Connaught Theatre

December 12

Lancing and Sompting Concert band will be joined by special guests and soloists to perform music from classic Christmas movies such as Home Alone, Santa Claus The Movie, The Nightmare Before Christmas and more.