Local Events

The local area is part of the South Downs National Park, famous for its outstanding natural beauty.  There are countless beautiful cottages and several major country estates.   Throughout the Summer the area hosts numerous world class sporting events, including:

The Goodwood Estate: Horse-racing (Glorious Goodwood), Car Racing (Revival, Festival of Speed and Members Meeting), Aerodrome, Farm Shop and Spa Hotel. https://www.goodwood.com/goodwood-estate/

Cowdray Estate: Gold Cup Polo Championship, Cowdray Golf Club and Shooting Estate. https://www.cowdray.co.uk

Cowes Yacht Week (Accessible from Portsmouth, which is 30-minutes driving South) http://www.lendycowesweek.co.uk

The Chichester Harbour – yacht weeks and nature trails http://www.conservancy.co.uk

The South Downs Way and South Downs National Park, HQ in Midhurst https://www.southdowns.gov.uk

Petworth Estate and Town filled with Quaint Antique Shops.  Turner’s paintings can be found in the National Trust House, which has an excellent Capability Brown Deer Park. https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/petworth-house-and-park

West Dean House and Gardens: Seasonal Festivals at this amazing estate. https://www.westdean.org.uk

Parham House and Gardens: Open throughout the Summer months and featuring a spectacular walled garden, Elizabethan House and Spectacular Deer Park. https://www.parhaminsussex.co.uk

More information can be found by following the links below:

Midhurst: https://visitmidhurst.com/whats-on/

Chichester (10-miles South): https://www.visitchichester.org/events