Kids Fun File © Paul & Wendy Potton 1995.         

FREE SUMMER HOLIDAY FUN





13,14 July

EASTBOURNE EXTREME

Eastern Seafront. From 11am.  

FREE sports festival.

Huge line up of land & water-based sports.

New!! JetLev Demos (watersport using a jetpack to fly across water) on Sun 12, 2 & 4pm.

Experience total freefall onto a giant airbag,
try the Extreme Adventure mobile high ropes assault course  & zip wire in Princes Park.

Plus M.A.D. mountainbike stunt demos,

Urban Shadows parkour,

watersport taster sessions, inline skating and

local bands on the Sound & Motion stage.

FREE event.

Visiteastbourne.com/extreme



20 July

OLD TOWN FETE

Old Town Rec, Longland Rd, Eastbourne.  2-5pm.

Mini railway, crafts, displays, stalls, entertainment,

bouncy castle and novelty dog show.

FREE entry.


27-28 July

LAMMAS FESTIVAL

Western Lawns, Eastbourne 11am-4pm.

Saturday from 12noon: Carnival Parade from pier to Western Lawns with giants & drummers
(all welcome to join in - dressing up positively encouraged!).
Live music, storytelling, Punch & Judy, Mouse Town, bouncy castle, craft stalls & demos.

FREE event.

Lammasfest.org  



31 July

FREE WEALDEN ACTIVITY DAY

Wannock Road Rec, Polegate. 10am-2pm.

Community chef, arts & crafts, games and more.

All ages, under 8s must be accompanied.

FREE event, just turn up.

Communitygames.org.uk


2 & 9 August

DROP IN TO SUMMER

Seven Sisters Country Park, Exceat. 10.30am-4pm.

Drop in to the  Wildlife Centre for family activities.

Crafts, forest & coastal trail, pond dipping,

rockpooling & beach art.

For families with kids aged 5-11.
Donations - £3, for materials.

01273 497561. Sussexwt.org.uk


8 August

FREE PUPPET MAKING WORKSHOP

Gildredge Park Cafe, Eastbourne. 9.30am-12.30pm.

Fun workshop to fuel the imagination, learn puppet making and performance skills.

Ages 5-11. Book 01323 720072.


15-18 August

AIRBOURNE

Eastbourne. 10am-6pm.

FREE airshow.

Red Arrows every day: Thurs & Fri 4pm, Sat 5pm,

Sun 3pm. (Need to confirm on the day).

Fast jets, aerial and parachute displays, wing walkers, land attractions and arena displays.

Beach Play Zones with kids’ attractions.

Eastbourneairshow.co.uk   


17 August

PRINCES PARK FAMILY FUN DAY

Princes Park, Eastbourne. 11am-4pm.

Pony rides, Punch & Judy, steam railway,

bouncy castle, kids’ best scarecrow competition,

hot food & drinks.

FREE entry.


26 August

ALFRISTON FAIR

The Tye, Alfriston. 12noon-4pm.  

Traditional village fair with old-fashioned games of skill

like toss the bale, bowl for a pig and wellie-throwing,

plus kids’ pony rides and bouncy castle.

Alfriston-village.co.uk


28

FREE WEALDEN ACTIVITY DAY

Western Road Rec, Hailsham. 10am-2pm.

Community chef, arts & crafts, games and more.

All ages, under 8s must be accompanied.

FREE, just turn up.

Communitygames.org.uk

FREE EVENTS




Every Day


CREEPY HOUSE READING CHALLENGE

Local libraries.

Are you brave enough to explore the Awful Upstairs, Gruesome Ground Floor &

Spine-Tingling Cellar?

Read 6 books over the summer and collect a

Creepy House poster, stickers and more rewards.
Ages 4-11.

FREE.  

Summerreadingchallenge.org.uk



Every Day


HAPPY SUMMER DAYS

Sharnfold Farm, Stone Cross. 9.30am-5pm.

PYO strawberries and raspberries, farm trail activities, farm animals and play area, tractor & trailer

rides 12noon & 2pm (small charge for rides).

You do also have to pay for the fruit you pick!

01323 768490 Sharnfoldfarm.co.uk


Every Day


TOWNER FAMILY DROP INS

Towner, College Road. 10am-6pm (except Mondays).
FREE art materials and family trails.

Townereastbourne.org.uk



Tuesday & Thursdays


PUNCH & JUDY

Wish Tower Slopes, Eastbourne Seafront.

12.30pm & 2pm.

Traditional seaside entertainment.

FREE.



Thursdays & Fridays


SUMMER ENTERTAINMENT

Hilliers Garden Centre, Hailsham Rd, Stone Cross.

10am-4pm. 25 July-30 Aug.

Magic shows, circus tricks, stilt walking,

balloon modelling and face painting.

FREE.

Pottery painting from £4-£10.

New this year: Birds of prey with experience with

Sussex Falconry.

01323 763240.   


Saturdays


FREE INLINE SKATE HOCKEY SESSIONS

Fisherman’s Green, Eastbourne seafront.

10am-12noon.

Coaches from Eastbourne Edge will be on hand to encourage you to try this exciting sport.

All welcome, just turn up. Kit provided.

Eastbourne-edge.co.uk



Saturdays


HEALTHY LIFESTYLES

Gildredge Park Cafe, Eastbourne. 9.30am-12.30pm.

Until 17 August.

Learn healthy lifestyle tips with fun activities

for adults and kids.

FREE.

Book 01323 720072.

FREE ORGANISED ACTIVITIES