For some events you will need to purchase tickets from the details contained within the Festival guide or within this website. There are events that are Free of Charge, but even some of these number restricted events will need you to pre register you intention of attendance. Please follow directives given within individual event entry information.
Pick up points for guides are Steyning Library, Steyning Post Office TIC, Steyning Centre or numerous shops and eateries within the area
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Throughout Festival Period
Speciality Charity Dish at: Gorilla Kitchen (The Star Carpark), The Chequer Inn,The Cobblestone Tea House, The Pizza Oven(Steyning High Street Car Park) and Truffles (all in Steyning). Tottington Manor, Edburton.
Steyning Museum Exhibition: “From Land to Loaf”- history of bakery through the ages. Steyning Museum. See their website for open days. FREE ENTRY
St. Mary’s House & Gardens, Bramber: September Open Days for House & Gardens. See dates on their website.
Sharing Recipes Cocoa Loco – ON LINE with Cocoa Loco throughout Festival
Sharing Recipes Higgidy – ON LINE with Higgidy throughout Festival
ON LINE Master Classes with the Artisan Bakehouse – throughout the Festival with special discount
Festival Cocktail – throughout the Festival on offer at many of our district venues.
2 Farmers Market with special offers from stallholders. Steyning High Street Car Park
2 Raise Your Spirits – gin,vodka,brandy tasting with local producers. Farmers Market, Steyning High Street Car Park.
2 Champion Allotment Competition Award Ceremony. Farmers Market
2 The Sussex Grocer Local food/drink Tasting. Steyning
2 Shop Window Competition Judging. Steyning High Street
7 Start of 10 week Foundation Course in Floristry. Floral Salvage, Steyning.
8 Delightful Dahlias Workshop. Floral Salvage, Steyning.
9 Nutrition & Movement Workshop & Lunch. Solo Training Club, Edburton.
9 Festival Fete at Cobblestone. Cobblestone Walk, Steyning.
10 Steyning Community Orchard Apple Juicing. Memorial Playing Fields, Steyning
13 Springs Smoked Salmon Smokery Tour – Optional Buffet Lunch. Edburton. FULLY BOOKED
15 Mad Hatters Tea Party & Best Hat Competition. Cobblestone Tea House, Steyning. EVENT CANCELLED.
15 & 16 Weekend Floristry Taster Course. Floral Salvage, Steyning.
16 West Grinstead Ploughing Matches. Priors Byne Farm, Partridge Green
17 Harvest Festival Service & Lunch to follow. Steyning Methodist Church, Steyning.
21 Curry & Quiz. The Chequers, Steyning.
22 A Taste of Sussex – Wine Tasting & Small Plates Supper. Tottington Manor, Edburton.
22-29 Beer Festival Week . The Star, Steyning.
24 Pubs & Breweries Walk with Janet Pennington. Steyning. LARGE ATTENDANCE.
26 Artisan Chocolate Making Masterclass. The Artisan Bakehouse, Ashurst.
26 Food & Drink Theme Pub Quiz. The Star, Steyning.
27 Wiston Wine Tasting with Food Pairing & Tour. Wiston Winery.
28 Glorious Grains – Working with Wholemeal, Rye & Malthouse. The Artisan Bakehouse, Ashurst. ONLY ONE SPACE LEFT !
28 Chalk Celebrity Dinner. Chalk, Wiston Estate. FULLY BOOKED.
29 Bagels, Pretzels & Grissini Workshop. The Artisan Bakehouse, Ashurst.
30 Danefold Country Fair. Danefold Farm, Partridge Green.
1 Daylands Farm Walk & Tea led by Derek Crush. Daylands Farm, Ashurst. SOLD OUT
1 Harvest Festival Eucharist Service. St Andrew’s & St Cuthman’s Church, Steyning.
2 Autumn Dried Flower Wreath Workshop. Floral Salvage, Steyning.
3 Charity Coffee & Cake Morning for Chestnut Tree House. Ashurst Village Hall.
3 Springs Smoked Salmon Tour & Optional Lunch. Edburton. SADLY THIS FULLY BOOKED EVENT HAS HAD TO BE CANCELLED DUE TO INTERNAL PROBLEMS AT SPRINGS. PLEASE CONTACT SPRINGS EMAIL ADDRESS IF YOU HAVE ANY QUERIES ABOUT YOUR BOOKING.
4 Quiz Night at The Fountain. The Fountain, Ashurst.
5 Bramber Brooks Walk with Brianne Reeves. Optional Tea at Old Tollgate. Bramber. FULLY BOOKED.
6 Autumn Dried Flower Wreath Workshop. Floral Salvage, Steyning.
6 Forests For Wood & Wildlife. Wiston Estate
7 Farmers Market – live music and special offers from stallholders. Steyning High Street Car Park.
7 Pedal Your Way to Cocktails by On Yer Bike. Steyning Farmers Market.
7 Pumpkin Weigh at Farmers Market.
7 Coffee & “Guest” Tasting at Awen, Steyning. JaJu and ANOTHER.
7 Introduction to Sourdough & Slow Fermentation. The Artisan Bakehouse, Ashurst. FULLY BOOKED
7 Local Band Night/Food/Drink at The Riser. The Rising Sun, Upper Beeding.
8 Introduction to Viennoiserie & Enriched Dough. The Artisan Bakehouse, Ashurst. ONLY ONE SPACE LEFT !
8 Harvest Festival Service/Harvest Lunch to follow. St Nicholas Church Bramber.
8 Harvest Festival Service/Harvest Lunch to follow. St Peter’s Church Upper Beeding
8 Harvest Festival Celebration Service. St James’s Church, Ashurst.
Local Events & Competitions
Morning Coffee/Tea & Cakes for Chestnut Tree House Children's Hospice Venue: Ashurst Village Hall, Ashurst email@example.com Date: Tuesday 3rd October 2023 PLEASE NOTE ... READ MORE
Bramber Brooks Nature Reserve with Brianne Reeve - Tollgate Tea Optional Extra Venue: Bramber Brooks Nature ReserveDates: Thursday 5th October 2023. - now FULLY BOOKED. Meeting at Bramber ... READ MORE
Lunch/Dinner/Pizza/Scone for Chestnut Tree House Children's HospiceVenue: Various Eateries within Steyning - see listing in textDates: 2nd September to 7th October 2023From 2nd September to 7th ... READ MORE
Cobblestone Tea House Mad Hatters Tea Party and Best Hat Competition in conjunction with COCOA LOCO & THE STEYNING BOOKSHOP Venue: Cobblestone Tea House, Cobblestone Walk, High ... READ MORE
Harvest Festival Celebrations Venue: Steyning & District ChurchesDates: See below for details17th September 2023 Steyning Methodist Church 10.30am Harvest Festival Service. ... READ MORE
NUTRITION & MOVEMENT WORKSHOP with LUNCH at SOLO THE TRAINING CLUB A beautiful, friendly and welcoming personal training gym, set in the quiet countryside. Venue: Solo The ... READ MORE
West Grinstead & District Ploughing Matches & Show Venue: Priors Byne Farm, Partridge Green 01903 879488 (Rowan ... READ MORE
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May we take this opportunity to thank all our superb and generous sponsors. Without their support and enthusiasm our Festival could not take place – we really cannot thank them enough.
This year our sponsors are:
HORSHAM DISTRICT COUNCIL - Providing a range of public services making Horsham District a great place to live, work and visit. Supporting local communities with advice on availability of grants & funding for projects and events; various free training programmes/workshops and start-up business support and information. www.horsham.gov.uk
THE SUSSEX GROCER - Knight’s Budgens is a family owned & operated business who have been running award winning shops since 2007. The Sussex Grocer opened in Steyning last year, providing a vast range of food, drink & household needs. Many products are Sussex sourced, something of which they are very proud. www.facebook.com/KnightsBudgensofSteyning
HJ BURT - One of the area’s longest standing independent estate agencies; unprecedented service covering all property matters.www.hjburt.co.uk
COCOA LOCO –Local award winning ethical chocolate producers. www.cocoaloco.co.uk
HIGGIDY PIES–Local producer,making glorious everyday food to help people live well.www.higgidy.co.uk
RUSHFIELDS PLANT CENTRE -a family run business that has been serving its local Poynings community and beyond for nearly 40 Years. The business began as just a few greenhouses in a field and has blossomed into a diverse centre offering a much-loved Café and Farm Shop, both focusing on local produce.www.rushfields.com
STEYNING & DISTRICT BUSINESS CHAMBER - Promoting, protecting and developing the interests of the business community of Steyning and District. www.steyningchamber.co.uk
STEYNING & DISTRICT COMMUNITY PARTNERSHIP –Volunteers organising projects/events to bring benefit to residents, businesses & visitors. www.visitsteyning.co.uk
STEYNING PARISH COUNCIL - supporting community projects wherever possible. www.steyningpc.gov.uk
WEST GRINSTEAD & DISTRICT PLOUGHING & AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY – established in 1871. Very pro-active in promoting the interests of the local farming community. www.westgrinsteadploughing.