Hurst Festival
17 September - 1 October 2016

Hurst Festival Events

Reflections – Art Exhibition Event Image

Reflections – Art Exhibition

Venue: Holy Trinity Church, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9TY

“Reflections” is a rather special and unique exhibition - a fusion of painted antique glass, memorial war poetry, photography, sculpture and artwork perfect...

Surely you didn't wear that? Event Image

Surely you didn't wear that?

Date & Time: 17th Sep-1st Oct - 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Venue: Village Centre, Trinity Road, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9UY

Hurstpierpoint Museum and Heritage Group Exhibition. We all have mistakes hidden at the back of our wardrobes, most of them in the...

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Quilt in a day

Price: £25.00

Date & Time: 17th Sep - 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Venue: Village Centre, Trinity Road, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9UY

Always fancied making a quilt? If you have some basic sewing skills and your own sewing machine, then here is your...

Life Drawing and Painting with Peter Harrap Event Image

Life Drawing and Painting with Peter Harrap

Price: £15.00

Date & Time: 17th Sep - 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Venue: Hurstpierpoint College, College Lane, BN6 9JS

This summer, the Royal Academy of Arts will be hosting an exhibition of David Hockney's new full-length portraits of his friends...

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Taste Explorers

Price: £6.00

Date & Time: 17th Sep - 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Venue: Village Centre, Trinity Road, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9UY

This engaging workshop is aimed at encouraging kids to be more experimental with new foods, textures of food and food combinations....

Hurstpierpoint Open Studios Event Image

Hurstpierpoint Open Studios

Date & Time: 17th-18th Sep - 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Venue: Various locations around the village.

"Vision is the art of seeing what is invisible to others" - Jonathan Swift. Venture forth to find the hidden gems...

Super Saturday Event Image

Super Saturday

Date & Time: 17th Sep - 11:00 am

Venue: Various locations around the village.

As is traditional, the start of the day’s events is announced by a peal of bells from Holy Trinity Church at...

Treasured Transport Event Image

Treasured Transport

Date & Time: 17th Sep - 11:00 am

After the success of the second parade and exhibition of much loved and quirky vehicles, keep an eye out for this...

1980s theme night Event Image

1980s theme night

Price: £10.00

Date & Time: 17th Sep - 8:00 pm

Venue: Village Centre, Trinity Road, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9UY

Come and party with us like its 1989 at our very special 1980s theme night disco. The night will be hosted by...

Come and Try It Bike Ride Event Image

Come and Try It Bike Ride

Date & Time: 18th Sep - 9:30 am

Venue: Trinity Road Car Park, Trinity Road, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9UY

Sussex Nomads Cycling Club invites you come along & try riding in a group — without fear of being left behind!...

Design and Stitch an Appliqué Cushion Cover Event Image

Design and Stitch an Appliqué Cushion Cover

Price: £25.00

Date & Time: 18th Sep - 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Venue: Village Centre, Trinity Road, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9UY

Learn how to design and stitch your very own appliquéd cushion cover using free machine embroidery. Textile Illustrator Mandy Bangerter will...

Mid-Sussex Ramblers Walk #1 Event Image

Mid-Sussex Ramblers Walk #1

Date & Time: 18th Sep - 10:30 am

Venue: Trinity Road Car Park, Trinity Road, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9UY

The first of three walks during the Festival that give an opportunity to sample those organised throughout the year by the...

Bedlam Brewery Tour #1 - 12pm Event Image

Bedlam Brewery Tour #1 - 12pm

Price: £5.00

Date & Time: 18th Sep - 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Venue: Albourne Estate, Shaves Wood Lane, Albourne, West Sussex, BN6 9DX

Visit one the newest microbreweries in the area. The visit features a walking tour of the Albourne Estate Farm, our brewery team...

DJ Em-z Event Image

DJ Em-z

Date & Time: 18th Sep - 1:00 pm

Venue: Morley's Bistro, 42 High Street, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9RG

“I can’t think of anything better than preparing for that perfect moment to blend the next track”. During her teens, Emma began...

Reflections Kids Poetry Workshop Event Image

Reflections Kids Poetry Workshop

Price: £5.00

Date & Time: 18th Sep - 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Venue: Holy Trinity Church, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9TY

Join amazing Brighton based poet Sally Jenkinson on a supportive and fun poetry writing session, where young participants will be led...

Bedlam Brewery Tour #2 - 2pm Event Image

Bedlam Brewery Tour #2 - 2pm

Price: £5.00

Date & Time: 18th Sep - 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Venue: Albourne Estate, Shaves Wood Lane, Albourne, West Sussex, BN6 9DX

Visit one the newest microbreweries in the area. The visit features a walking tour of the Albourne Estate Farm, our brewery team...

Hurst Historic Walk #1 Event Image

Hurst Historic Walk #1

Price: £5.00

Date & Time: 18th Sep - 2:00 pm

Venue: Village Centre, Trinity Road, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9UY

Lynn Pink, Secretary of the Hurst Historical Society will take you on the ever-popular walking tour of the historic locations of...

Tea Dance & Jive Demonstration Event Image

Tea Dance & Jive Demonstration

Price: £8.00

Date & Time: 18th Sep - 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Venue: Village Centre, Trinity Road, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9UY

Adrenalin Jive invites you to put on your dancing shoes and step back on the dance floor for our Modern Jive...

Bedlam Brewery Tour #3 - 4pm Event Image

Bedlam Brewery Tour #3 - 4pm

Price: £5.00

Date & Time: 18th Sep - 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Venue: Albourne Estate, Shaves Wood Lane, Albourne, West Sussex, BN6 9DX

Visit one the newest microbreweries in the area. The visit features a walking tour of the Albourne Estate Farm, our brewery team...

Ensemble Hesperi – Harpsichord and Recorder Event Image

Ensemble Hesperi – Harpsichord and Recorder

Price: £15.00

Date & Time: 18th Sep - 7:30 pm

Venue: Treeps, 2 High Street, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9TY

Ensemble Hesperi is a young and innovative Early Music ensemble, formed at the Royal College of Music, London, in 2012. Its...

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Meet the Porkers

Price: £3.00

Date & Time: 19th Sep - 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Venue: Village Garden

Join Caroline Telfer on a walk to a community pig-keeping project on the edge of Hurstpierpoint. Chat about animal husbandry and help...

Between The Notes Event Image

Between The Notes

Price: £10.00

Date & Time: 19th Sep - 7:30 pm

Venue: Players Theatre, 147 High Street, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9PX

Between The Notes have been designing and implementing cutting edge musical projects around the world since 1997. Led by acclaimed cellist...

Hurstpierpoint Singers Open Rehearsal Event Image

Hurstpierpoint Singers Open Rehearsal

Date & Time: 19th Sep - 7:30 pm

Venue: Holy Trinity Church, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9TY

Come and join the Hurstpierpoint Singers for an open practice in the beautiful surroundings of Holy Trinity Church. The first hour...

Pre-theatre dinner Event Image

Pre-theatre dinner

Date & Time: 20th-22nd Sep - 6:30 pm

Venue: The Fig Tree Restaurant, 120 High Street, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9PX

If you’re going to the Players Theatre for the production of An Inspector Calls on Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday, why not...

The Village Reads…Jane Lythell Event Image

The Village Reads…Jane Lythell

Price: £6.00

Date & Time: 20th Sep - 7:30 pm

Venue: Hurstpierpoint Library, Trinity Road

This year Brighton author Jane Lythell’s ‘After The Storm’ is our chosen title for The Village Reads. This is Jane’s 2nd...

Ben Socrates and Henry Melbourne, Piano and Clarinet Duo Event Image

Ben Socrates and Henry Melbourne, Piano and Clarinet Duo

Price: £15.00

Date & Time: 20th Sep - 7:30 pm

Venue: Danny House, New Way Lane, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9BB

Ben Socrates and Henry Melbourne are a wonderfully talented piano and clarinet duo who will be playing a selection of sonatas...

An Inspector Calls by J.B. Priestly #1 Event Image

An Inspector Calls by J.B. Priestly #1

Price: £10.00

Date & Time: 20th Sep - 8:00 pm

Venue: Players Theatre, 147 High Street, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9PX

This 20th Century classic though set in Edwardian England, and first produced in 1945, is as relevant today as at any...

The Melting Pot Café, run by the local churches Event Image

The Melting Pot Café, run by the local churches

Date & Time: 21st Sep - 9:00 am - 11:30 am

Venue: Hurstpierpoint Social Club, Willow Way, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9TH

Everyone is welcome whatever their age, and there are toys and activities for the younger visitors too! The café has a...

Hurst Historic Walk #2 Event Image

Hurst Historic Walk #2

Date & Time: 21st Sep - 2:00 pm

Venue: Village Centre, Trinity Road, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9UY

Lynn Pink, Secretary of the Hurst Historical Society will take you on the ever-popular walking tour of the historic locations of...

The Battle of the Somme Film Screening Event Image

The Battle of the Somme Film Screening

Price: £3.00

Date & Time: 21st Sep - 7:30 pm

Venue: Hurstpierpoint Library, Trinity Road

This year, Imperial War Museums (IWM) and West Sussex Libraries are working together to show the UNESCO listed film The Battle...

Mike Hatchard  Jazz Pianist and Raconteur Event Image

Mike Hatchard Jazz Pianist and Raconteur

Price: £15.00

Date & Time: 21st Sep - 7:30 pm

Venue: Lamb House, Cuckfield Road, Hurstpierpoint

Mike Hatchard has had an extraordinarily diverse career as a musician. He began as the pianist for the National Youth Jazz...

An Inspector Calls by J.B. Priestly #2 Event Image

An Inspector Calls by J.B. Priestly #2

Price: £10.00

Date & Time: 21st Sep - 8:00 pm

Venue: Players Theatre, 147 High Street, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9PX

This 20th Century classic though set in Edwardian England, and first produced in 1945, is as relevant today as at any...

HOPE: The Story of the Children's Hospice Movement. A Mothers Union Talk Event Image

HOPE: The Story of the Children's Hospice Movement. A Mothers Union Talk

Date & Time: 21st Sep - 8:00 pm

Venue: Holy Trinity Church, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9TY

Reverend Jane Willis will speak from her experience working at Helen and Douglas House in Oxford, the first children's hospice in...

A Tour of Hurst College Event Image

A Tour of Hurst College

Price: £5.00

Date & Time: 22nd Sep - 6:00 pm

Venue: Hurstpierpoint College, College Lane, BN6 9JS

If you have ever wondered what lies inside the historic flint-walled buildings that border Chalkers Lane and College Lane, now is...

Loud Literature Event Image

Loud Literature

Price: £3.00

Date & Time: 22nd Sep - 6:30 pm

Venue: Hurstpierpoint Library, Trinity Road

Loud Literature aims to inspire young writers! We need your children to create a 500-word piece, in any style, or a...

Music Scholars' Concert Event Image

Music Scholars' Concert

Price: £5.00

Date & Time: 22nd Sep - 7:00 pm

Venue: Hurstpierpoint College Music School, College Lane, BN6 9JS

Come and hear the Hurst College Music Scholars perform repertoire from across the centuries in a wide variety of musical styles...

An Inspector Calls by J.B. Priestly #3 Event Image

An Inspector Calls by J.B. Priestly #3

Price: £10.00

Date & Time: 22nd Sep - 8:00 pm

Venue: Players Theatre, 147 High Street, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9PX

This 20th Century classic though set in Edwardian England, and first produced in 1945, is as relevant today as at any...

Comedy Night #1 Event Image

Comedy Night #1

Price: £10.00

Date & Time: 22nd Sep - 8:00 pm

Venue: Hurstpierpoint Social Club, Willow Way, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9TH

Local comedian Stephen Grant will perform his usual role as compere for an evening of top quality stand-up comedy, featuring five...

The Housekeeper's Tale Event Image

The Housekeeper's Tale

Price: £5.00

Date & Time: 22nd Sep - 8:00 pm

Venue: Torch Trust, 4 Hassocks Road, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9QN

Forget the secure, dignified world of Mrs Hughes in Downton Abbey. Real housekeepers worked surprisingly hard, often in humiliating circumstances, for...

Children sing for the residents of Ribbetts House Event Image

Children sing for the residents of Ribbetts House

Date & Time: 23rd Sep - 11:00 am

Venue: Ribbetts House, Trinity Road, Hurstpierpoint, BN6 9XE

Children from Hurst College Prep School are visiting Ribbetts House again this year to sing for the residents. They will perform a...

Evening Wildlife Watch Event Image

Evening Wildlife Watch

Price: £10.00

Date & Time: 23rd Sep - 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Venue: Wild Wood Fun HQ, Wolstonbury Hill

Join us at the Wild Wood Fun HQ at the bottom of Wolstonbury Hill to learn about local wildlife with a...

Hurstpierpoint Historical Society Talk. Sussex East of Rye Event Image

Hurstpierpoint Historical Society Talk. Sussex East of Rye

Date & Time: 23rd Sep - 7:45 pm

Venue: Guide Headquarters, Trinity Rd, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9UY

Dr Geoffrey Mead (University of Sussex) is probably Brighton's best-known history tour guide with an encyclopaedic knowledge of the history and...

An Inspector Calls by J.B. Priestly #4 Event Image

An Inspector Calls by J.B. Priestly #4

Price: £10.00

Date & Time: 23rd Sep - 8:00 pm

Venue: Players Theatre, 147 High Street, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9PX

This 20th Century classic though set in Edwardian England, and first produced in 1945, is as relevant today as at any...

Ensemble Reza Event Image

Ensemble Reza

Price: £15.00

Date & Time: 23rd Sep - 8:00 pm

Venue: Holy Trinity Church, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9TY

Ensemble Reza are creating a stir across the South East with their energized and passionate performances ‘that sparkle with joy from...

Hurst Knit and Natter Open Day & Weaving Demonstration Event Image

Hurst Knit and Natter Open Day & Weaving Demonstration

Date & Time: 24th Sep - 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Venue: Village Centre, Trinity Road, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9UY

Hurst Knit and Natter has been established since 2009. They meet each month on the second Tuesday from 2-4pm. It is...

Hurstpierpoint Open Studios Event Image

Hurstpierpoint Open Studios

Date & Time: 24th-25th Sep - 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Venue: Various locations around the village.

"Vision is the art of seeing what is invisible to others" - Jonathan Swift. Venture forth to find the hidden gems nestled...

Create Space to Dance (Ages 5 - 7) Event Image

Create Space to Dance (Ages 5 - 7)

Price: £5.00

Date & Time: 24th Sep - 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Venue: St. Lawrence CEP School, Trinity Road, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9UY

CREATE SPACE to DANCE will be led by dance teacher Zoe Thompson. These dance workshops will be fun and energetic, with...

Record a Track (Age 7 - 11) Event Image

Record a Track (Age 7 - 11)

Price: £10.00

Date & Time: 24th Sep - 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Venue: St. Lawrence CEP School, Trinity Road, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9UY

Skyline Studios in association with CREATE SPACE bring you this very special Record a Track kids music workshop. The workshop will provide young singers,...

Sheepdog display in Danny Park 11am Event Image

Sheepdog display in Danny Park 11am

Price: £5.00

Date & Time: 24th Sep - 11:00 am

Venue: Danny House, New Way Lane, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9BB

This is a first for Hurst Festival! Rob Moore has been training dogs to work with sheep for many years and...

Create Space to Dance (Age 7 - 11) Event Image

Create Space to Dance (Age 7 - 11)

Price: £5.00

Date & Time: 24th Sep - 11:45 am - 1:15 pm

Venue: St. Lawrence CEP School, Trinity Road, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9UY

CREATE SPACE to DANCE will be led by dance teacher Zoe Thompson. These dance workshops will be fun and energetic, with...

Record a Track (Age 11 - 16) Event Image

Record a Track (Age 11 - 16)

Price: £10.00

Date & Time: 24th Sep - 11:45 am - 1:45 pm

Venue: St. Lawrence CEP School, Trinity Road, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9UY

Skyline Studios in association with CREATE SPACE bring you this very special Record a Track kids music workshop. The workshop will provide young singers,...

Sheepdog display in Danny Park 2:30pm Event Image

Sheepdog display in Danny Park 2:30pm

Price: £5.00

Date & Time: 24th Sep - 2:30 pm

Venue: Danny House, New Way Lane, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9BB

This is a first for Hurst Festival! Rob Moore has been training dogs to work with sheep for many years and...

Record a Track (Age 5 - 7) Event Image

Record a Track (Age 5 - 7)

Price: £10.00

Date & Time: 24th Sep - 2:30 pm - 3:45 pm

Venue: St. Lawrence CEP School, Trinity Road, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9UY

Skyline Studios in association with CREATE SPACE bring you this very special Record a Track kids music workshop. The workshop will provide young singers,...

Longevity Nutrition Workshop Event Image

Longevity Nutrition Workshop

Price: £5.00

Date & Time: 24th Sep - 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Venue: Sussex Osteopath & Complementary Health Clinic, 135-137 High Street, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9PU

This workshop will explore not only the best types of food to eat but also look at other factors such as...

Create Space to Dance (Age 11 - 16) Event Image

Create Space to Dance (Age 11 - 16)

Price: £5.00

Date & Time: 24th Sep - 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Venue: St. Lawrence CEP School, Trinity Road, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9UY

CREATE SPACE to DANCE will be led by dance teacher Zoe Thompson. These dance workshops will be fun and energetic, with...

Hurstpierpoint Horticultural Society Autumn Show Event Image

Hurstpierpoint Horticultural Society Autumn Show

Date & Time: 24th Sep - 2:15 pm

Venue: Village Centre, Trinity Road, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9UY

Do come along and have a wonderfully satisfying afternoon in the relaxed and happy atmosphere of autumn plenty.

Plaegan Trio Event Image

Plaegan Trio

Price: £15.00

Date & Time: 24th Sep - 7:30 pm

Venue: Danny House, New Way Lane, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9BB

The Plaegan Trio takes its name from the Saxon word meaning ‘joyful activity’. First established in 1978 as a piano quartet,...

Banish Misfortune Irish Folk Band Event Image

Banish Misfortune Irish Folk Band

Price: £12.00

Date & Time: 24th Sep - 7:30 pm

Venue: Albourne Estate, Shaves Wood Lane, Albourne, West Sussex, BN6 9DX

Enjoy a big old knees up in the magical setting of a 400 year old barn at the heart of Albourne...

An Inspector Calls by J.B. Priestly #5 Event Image

An Inspector Calls by J.B. Priestly #5

Price: £10.00

Date & Time: 24th Sep - 8:00 pm

Venue: Players Theatre, 147 High Street, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9PX

This 20th Century classic though set in Edwardian England, and first produced in 1945, is as relevant today as at any...

Wolstonbury Walk Event Image

Wolstonbury Walk

Price: £5.00

Date & Time: 25th Sep - 10:00 am

Venue: Sharp Bend in New Way Lane, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9BA

Wolstonbury Hill is an ever-present feature on the Hurstpierpoint skyline. Come and explore how it has been used over the years...

Mid-Sussex Ramblers Walk #2 Event Image

Mid-Sussex Ramblers Walk #2

Date & Time: 25th Sep - 10:30 am

Venue: Trinity Road Car Park, Trinity Road, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9UY

The second of three walks during the Festival that give an opportunity to sample those organised throughout the year by the...

Bedlam Brewery Tour #4 - 12pm Event Image

Bedlam Brewery Tour #4 - 12pm

Price: £5.00

Date & Time: 25th Sep - 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Venue: Albourne Estate, Shaves Wood Lane, Albourne, West Sussex, BN6 9DX

Visit one the newest microbreweries in the area.

Memorandum Poetry workshop Event Image

Memorandum Poetry workshop

Price: £25.00

Date & Time: 25th Sep - 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Venue: Holy Trinity Church, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9TY

What does the First World War mean to us? What is its significance within our own families or experience and can...

Si's Three Plus Special Guests Scott Jenkins & Sam Nixon Event Image

Si's Three Plus Special Guests Scott Jenkins & Sam Nixon

Date & Time: 25th Sep - 1:00 pm

Venue: Morley's Bistro, 42 High Street, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9RG

Local estate agent, keyboard player and Festival Committee member Simon Anckorn is going to be 'letting (what's left of) his hair...

Max Somerset - Marvellous Magician - Adult ticket Event Image

Max Somerset - Marvellous Magician - Adult ticket

Price: £8.00

Date & Time: 25th Sep - 2:30 pm

Venue: Village Centre, Trinity Road, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9UY

Prepare for an afternoon of amazement with one of the country’s best magicians. Max Somerset became known to the British public as...

Max Somerset - Marvellous Magician - Child (U16) Ticket Event Image

Max Somerset - Marvellous Magician - Child (U16) Ticket

Price: £5.00

Date & Time: 25th Sep - 2:30 pm

Venue: Village Centre, Trinity Road, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9UY

Prepare for an afternoon of amazement with one of the country’s best magicians. Max Somerset became known to the British public as...

Bedlam Brewery Tour #5 - 2pm Event Image

Bedlam Brewery Tour #5 - 2pm

Price: £5.00

Date & Time: 25th Sep - 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Venue: Albourne Estate, Shaves Wood Lane, Albourne, West Sussex, BN6 9DX

Visit one the newest microbreweries in the area.

Hurst Historic Walk #3 Event Image

Hurst Historic Walk #3

Price: £5.00

Date & Time: 25th Sep - 2:00 pm

Venue: Village Centre, Trinity Road, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9UY

Lynn Pink, Secretary of the Hurst Historical Society will take you on the ever-popular walking tour of the historic locations of...

Family Forage Event Image

Family Forage

Price: £5.00

Date & Time: 25th Sep - 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Venue: Wild Wood Fun HQ, Wolstonbury Hill

Join the Wild Wood Fun team at Wolstonbury Hill for an afternoon of family friendly foraging. Use nature’s larder and learn...

Bedlam Brewery Tour #6 - 4pm Event Image

Bedlam Brewery Tour #6 - 4pm

Price: £5.00

Date & Time: 25th Sep - 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Venue: Albourne Estate, Shaves Wood Lane, Albourne, West Sussex, BN6 9DX

Visit one the newest microbreweries in the area

Downsbeat Swing Band Event Image

Downsbeat Swing Band

Price: £10.00

Date & Time: 25th Sep - 7:30 pm

Venue: Village Centre, Trinity Road, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9UY

Join us for an evening of big band swing! Their line-up of 7 saxophones and 4-piece rhythm section provides a distinctive sound,...

The Silver Sword by Stuart Henson #1 Event Image

The Silver Sword by Stuart Henson #1

Price: £5.00

Date & Time: 26th Sep - 8:00 pm

Venue: Players Theatre, 147 High Street, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9PX

This charming, celebrated and much-loved children’s book, published in 1956 is brought to the stage by Hurst College Drama scholars. Alone and...

Stephen Grant - Village Idiom Event Image

Stephen Grant - Village Idiom

Price: £10.00

Date & Time: 26th Sep - 8:00 pm

Venue: Hurstpierpoint College Music School, College Lane, BN6 9JS

Join Brightonian, Hassocks resident & award winning comedian Stephen Grant, in his only one-man performance of 2016. Stephen was rated Chortle...

Poetry Please - Home Thoughts Event Image

Poetry Please - Home Thoughts

Date & Time: 26th Sep - 8:00 pm

Venue: Holy Trinity Church, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9TY

From Robert Browning’s longing for England in April, to John Stanley Purviss’ poignant memories of Steyning during WWI, home has been...

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Crime Writers Evening

Price: £5.00

Date & Time: 26th Sep - 8:00 pm

Venue: The New Inn, High Street, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9RQ

Elly Griffiths, William Shaw, Lesley Thomson and Susan Wilkins, four leading crime writers, discuss the dark, delicious joys of reading crime...

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St Lawrence School Visit

Date & Time: 27th Sep - 9:30 am - 11:30 am

Venue: St. Lawrence CEP School, Trinity Road, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9UY

Visit our wonderful village school and meet the children as they go about their day. St Lawrence Church of England Primary School...

St Lawrence School Visit Event Image

St Lawrence School Visit

Date & Time: 27th Sep - 1:15 pm - 2:30 pm

Venue: St. Lawrence CEP School, Trinity Road, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9UY

Visit our wonderful village school and meet the children as they go about their day. St Lawrence Church of England Primary School...

NT Live - The Threepenny Opera (15) Event Image

NT Live - The Threepenny Opera (15)

Price: £10.00

Date & Time: 27th Sep - 7:00 pm

Venue: Players Theatre, 147 High Street, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9PX

Mack the Knife is back in town. A darkly comic new take on Brecht and Weill’s raucous musical broadcast live from...

James Akers - Lute Player Event Image

James Akers - Lute Player

Price: £15.00

Date & Time: 27th Sep - 7:30 pm

Venue: The Rectory, Cuckfield Road, Hurstpierpoint

James Akers is an accomplished classical guitar and lutenist who joins us tonight for a night focused on the wonderful medieval...

The Melting Pot Café, run by the local churches Event Image

The Melting Pot Café, run by the local churches

Date & Time: 28th Sep - 9:00 am - 11:30 am

Venue: Hurstpierpoint Social Club, Willow Way, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9TH

Everyone is welcome whatever their age, and there are toys and activities for the younger visitors too! The café has a...

Hurst Historic Walk #4 Event Image

Hurst Historic Walk #4

Price: £5.00

Date & Time: 28th Sep - 2:00 pm

Venue: Village Centre, Trinity Road, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9UY

Lynn Pink, Secretary of the Hurst Historical Society will take you on the ever-popular walking tour of the historic locations of...

Rivers and Streams in a Changing Environment Event Image

Rivers and Streams in a Changing Environment

Price: £5.00

Date & Time: 28th Sep - 7:30 pm

Venue: Torch Trust, 4 Hassocks Road, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9QN

Do you want to know more about your local river and streams and what is being done to improve and enhance...

Richard Durrant - The Guitar Whisperer Event Image

Richard Durrant - The Guitar Whisperer

Price: £15.00

Date & Time: 28th Sep - 7:30 pm

Venue: Sayers Common Church, Sayers Common, West Sussex

More acoustic guitar music from the UK’s best loved, stand-up, barefoot maestro just back from his latest South American musical adventures...

Steamboat Bill Jr (U) with Live Piano Accompaniment Event Image

Steamboat Bill Jr (U) with Live Piano Accompaniment

Price: £8.00

Date & Time: 28th Sep - 8:00 pm

Venue: Players Theatre, 147 High Street, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9PX

This blissfully funny film is filled with some of the most amazing acts of physical comedy ever committed to celluloid and...

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Cake at the College

Price: £5.00

Date & Time: 29th Sep - 4:00 pm

Venue: Hurstpierpoint College Music School, College Lane, BN6 9JS

This has now become an annual fixture in the Hurst Festival calendar. While the College's Big Band are playing, the audience...

Tim Lines - Clarinettist Event Image

Tim Lines - Clarinettist

Price: £15.00

Date & Time: 29th Sep - 7:30 pm

Venue: Chestnuts, Pitt Lane, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9QA

Tim Lines enjoys a wide-ranging musical career having been principal clarinet of both the London and City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestras....

The Secret Voice of Hollywood – Marni Nixon #1 Event Image

The Secret Voice of Hollywood – Marni Nixon #1

Price: £10.00

Date & Time: 29th Sep - 8:00 pm

Venue: Players Theatre, 147 High Street, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9PX

Film stars in the 50’s and 60’s needed to sing and the public needed to believe they could sing. Marni Nixon...

The Silver Sword by Stuart Henson #2 Event Image

The Silver Sword by Stuart Henson #2

Price: £5.00

Date & Time: 29th Sep - 8:00 pm

Venue: Hurst College Drama Studio, College Lane, BN6 9JS

This charming, celebrated and much-loved children’s book, published in 1956 is brought to the stage by Hurst College Drama scholars. Alone and...

The Secret Voice of Hollywood – Marni Nixon #2 Event Image

The Secret Voice of Hollywood – Marni Nixon #2

Price: £10.00

Date & Time: 30th Sep - 8:00 pm

Venue: Players Theatre, 147 High Street, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9PX

Film stars in the 50’s and 60’s needed to sing and the public needed to believe they could sing. Marni Nixon...

Comedy Night #2 Event Image

Comedy Night #2

Price: £10.00

Date & Time: 30th Sep - 8:00 pm

Venue: Village Centre, Trinity Road, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9UY

Stephen Grant acts as Master of Ceremonies for a top-notch night of stand-up comedy, with acts including Edinburgh Fringe regulars Stuart...

Coffee Morning & Organ Recital Event Image

Coffee Morning & Organ Recital

Date & Time: 1st Oct - 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Venue: Holy Trinity Church, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9TY

Join us at Holy Trinity’s regular monthly coffee morning which includes stalls selling jewellery, arts and crafts, cakes, plants, good as...

Play in a Day Event Image

Play in a Day

Price: £10.00

Date & Time: 1st Oct - 10:00 am

Venue: Hurst College Drama Studio, College Lane, BN6 9JS

Actor, director and teacher, Luke Gasper, will host a day of drama and dance for children, culminating in a performance for...

Mid-Sussex Ramblers Walk #3 Event Image

Mid-Sussex Ramblers Walk #3

Date & Time: 1st Oct - 2:45 pm

Venue: Trinity Road Car Park, Trinity Road, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9UY

This third Mid Sussex Ramblers walk follows a circular 6 mile route to the south of Hurstpierpoint lasting about 3 hours. The...

Horrible Histories – Bill (PG) Event Image

Horrible Histories – Bill (PG)

Price: £4.00

Date & Time: 1st Oct - 3:00 pm

Venue: Players Theatre, 147 High Street, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9PX

Daft fun film for all the family, which is rather like an early season Panto. The players of TV’s terrific Horrible Histories...

The Reform Club plus Kieron Murray & El Banda Burros Event Image

The Reform Club plus Kieron Murray & El Banda Burros

Price: £12.00

Date & Time: 1st Oct - 8:00 pm

Venue: Village Centre, Trinity Road, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9UY

Join The Reform Club , Kieran Murray and El Banda Burros to end this year’s Festival with a whole lot of...

Festival Praise with All Souls Orchestra & Choir Conductor Noel Tredinnick Event Image

Festival Praise with All Souls Orchestra & Choir Conductor Noel Tredinnick

Price: £12.00

Date & Time: 1st Oct - 8:00 pm

Venue: Holy Trinity Church, Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, BN6 9TY

Famous worldwide for a unique voice in music, the All Souls Orchestra are excited to bring Festival Praise to the Hurst...