For most events you will need to purchase tickets from the details contained within the Festival leaflets or within this website. There are some events that are Free of Charge, but in these number restricted days, you may still need to register your intent to join the event by making contact by telephone or email. Please check directives for these free events before attending.
Pick up points for leaflets are Steyning Library, Steyning Post Office TIC or Steyning Centre.
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Throughout Festival Period
Speciality Charity Dish at: Gorilla Kitchen (The Star Carpark), Chez Joel, The Chequer Inn, The Star Inn, The Cobblestone Tea House, The Pizza Oven(Steyning High Street Car Park) and Truffles (all in Steyning)
Steyning Museum Exhibition: “LAND GIRLS” throughout festival. FREE ENTRY
St. Mary;s House & Gardens, Bramber: September Open Days for Gardens ONLY. See dates on website/within guide
5 Farmers Market – to include offers from stallholders. Steyning High Street Car Park
5 Farmers Market: 11 am Presentation to winner of the Allotment Competition
5 Cocoa Loco Chocolate Tasting at Sussex Produce Steyning High Street
5 Apple Juicing Day – apple juice on sale at Farmers Market as the actual event has had to be cancelled.
11 Open Brewery Taste and Buy at Riverside Brewery Upper Beeding
12 Craft House Coffee Tasting at Sussex Produce Steyning High Street
14 Start of Cocoa Loco Instagram Cake Decorating Competition ON LINE EVENT
18 Open Brewery Taste and Buy at Riverside Brewery Upper Beeding
19 Shop Window Competition Judging Day Steyning High Street
19 Cobblestone “Food for Thought” Special Day at Cobblestone Walk Steyning
19 Open Brewery Taste and Buy at Riverside Brewery Upper Beeding
20 Farm Walk and Cream Tea at Daylands Farm Ashurst
20 Apple Juicing Day – this has been cancelled. See 5 September for info.
21 Caroline’s Higgidy Pies Foodie Picture Challenge begins. EMAIL EVENT
22 Coffee & Cake for St Barnabas at Springwells Steyning
23 Indian Street Curry Cafe at Sakala Rickshaw Mogali Steyning High Street
23 Ashurst Tasty Walk The Fountain and The Artisan Bakehouse Ashurst
24 Wiston Vineyard Open Day and Tutored Tasting
25 Open Brewery Taste and Buy at Riverside Brewery Upper Beeding
26 THE GREAT STEYNING BAKE OFF COMPETITION Steyning
26 SCRUMPTIOUS SUSSEX. Local author, Kevin Newman presentation VIA ZOOM.
27 Farm Walk and Cream Tea at Daylands Farm Ashurst
28 Caroline’s Higgidy Pies Foodie Word Search begins ON LINE EVENT
29 Viennoiserie and Enriched Doughs Workshop at The Artisan Bakehouse Ashurst
29 Pastures New Walk Bramber Brooks Nature Reserve with optional Old Tollgate Tea
29 Food and Drink Theme Pub Quiz at The Star Steyning
29 The Fountain Book Night: “Beef Every Day But No Latin” with Kevin Newman, author.
30 Glorious Grains Workshop at The Artisan Bakehouse Ashurst
1 Artisan Chocolate Making Masterclass with Mike Noble. The Artisan Bakehouse, Ashurst.
1 Pubs and Breweries of old Steyning presented by Dr Janet Pennington ZOOM EVENT
2 Artisan Chocolate Making Masterclass with Mike Noble. The Artisan Bakehouse, Ashurst.
2 Open Brewery – Taste & Buy. Riverside Brewery, Upper Beeding.
3 Farmers Market – live music, annual pumpkin weigh, produce hamper raffle for St Barnabas, special offers from stallholders. Steyning High St Car Park.
3 An Early bit of Beef. Local author Kevin Newman talks about his new book. ZOOM EVENT.
4 Harvest Festival – St Andrew & St Cuthman Church, Steyning.
4 Harvest Festival – Steyning Methodist Church.
4 Harvest Festival – St Peter’s Church Upper Beeding & St Nicholas Church, Bramber.