Horsham Park

Horsham Park play area

Pitches, play areas, a pool and even an outdoor gym - it's all here

Carnival dancers dressed in red in Horsham Park

From music festivals to funfairs and races, find out what's on in Horsham Park

2022 Events in Horsham Park

Horsham Park has a fantastic events calendar including free live music, sports sessions, funfairs, circus, free children's entertainment in the school holidays, charity fun-days and ticketed events.

These events will take place in-line with any on-going COVID -19 restrictions and could be subject to change at short notice.  For the most up to date information, please visit the organisers' sites directly.


Cancer Research 'Race For Life'
Sunday 19 June

We are proud to once again be hosting Cancer Research’s ‘Race for Life’.
Taking place on Sunday 19 June, the race sees supporters from across the district and beyond come together to raise valuable funds to help in the battle to beat cancer.

For full details and registration, please visit the Race for Life website

Race for Life, Cancer Research UK: three participants

Circus Wonderland
Wednesday 22 - Sunday 25 June

Now it’s 11th year, the popular Circus Wonderland will be returning to Horsham Park on Wednesday 22nd June. Experience the magic of the Big Top with a spelling binding show featuring suspense and sparkle, courage and comedy, danger and delight – performed by some of the best circus artistes in the business.

For show times and ticket details, please visit the Circus Wonderland website

A clown hat, horn and bow tie on a pink background

Big Band Sundays  
Sunday 26 June – 2.00pm – 4.00pm

Join us on the last Sunday of the month for music on the Park Podium.
On Sunday 26 June, The East Grinstead Concert Band, the town’s premier community based concert wind band will be taking to the podium,

Please be aware that public seating in the area is very limited, so please bring your own small chairs.
We respectfully ask that for the benefit of all park users, you do not block the paths around the area.

Big Band Sunday

Horsham Children's Parade
Sunday 3 July - 11.00am - 12 noon 
Denne Parade to Horsham Park

We are delighted to announce the return of the Horsham Children's Parade on Sunday 3rd July.

Horsham Children's Parade is set to bring the streets alive again with a riot of vibrant colour and joyous music, as children from Horsham District schools and organisations showcase creations and costumes made in school workshops with professional community artists.

The theme for this year’s parade is ‘Natural Wonders’ and features three sections: Earth, Water and Sky. Expect to see whales, tigers, trees, bees, and even neon plankton!

The carnival atmosphere will be taken to the max with infectious beats and rhythms, provided by Horsham’s Boom Tribe and other music groups to get paraders and audiences dancing in the street.

Children's Parade

Battle of the Bands 
Saturday 23 & Sunday 24 July

Local musicians will once again have the chance to shine as the Grand Final of Battle of the Bands returns to the Human Nature Garden.  

For the latest details, please visit Horsham Battle of the Bands website

Microphone

Big Band Sundays  
Sunday 31 July – 2.00pm – 4.00pm

Join us on the last Sunday of the month for music on the Park Podium.
The Horsham Borough Band, the town’s leading brass band since 1900 will be returning to the Park Podium on Sunday 31 July.  

Please be aware that public seating in the area is very limited, so please bring your own small chairs.
We respectfully ask that for the benefit of all park users, you do not block the paths around the area.
Big Band Sunday

Fake Festival
Saturday 20 August

On Saturday 20 August, Horsham Park will once again be the place to be as some of the best tribute artist’s on the circuit take to the stage at this year’s Fake Festival.

With a packed line up including Oasish, Guns2 Roses, Kazabian, New2, Stereotonics and The Jam'd , these professional tributes look, sound and move like the real stars. Held undercover in a giant marquee there’s no need to worry about weather spoiling the fun – and with a variety of food and entertainment outside the main arena the Fake Festival is a great day out for all the family.

For full detail and early bird tickets please visit  the Fake Festivals website

Hands raised in a heart shape at an outdoor gig

Big Band Sundays
Sunday 28 August - 2.00pm - 4.00pm

Join us on the last Sunday of the month for music on the Park Podium.
On Sunday 28 August, we welcome The Adur Concert Band, who have been delighting audiences in Sussex since 2014.

Please be aware that public seating in the area is very limited, so please bring your own small chairs.
We respectfully ask that  for the benefit of all park users, you do not block the paths around the area.

Big Band Sunday

St Catherine's Hospice 'Midnight Walk'
Saturday 3 September

The fundraisers from St Catherine's Hospice Midnight Walk will be passing through Horsham Park as part of the 2022 route.  
This popular event starts at The Bridge Leisure Centre, Broadbridge Heath at 8.00pm and offers a fun safe and unforgettable walking through Horsham. You can choose from  20, 13, 7 or 2 miles.

For more information and all the route information, please visit St Catherine's Hospice

St Catherine's Hospice - Midnight Walk

Silent Summer Screenings
Thursday 15 September

Our final event of the season, is a relaxed evening of Open Air Cinema and Live Music.
Join us at the UK's best Open Air Cinema experience! Enjoy live music, fantastic food and a star studded film on the big screen in Horsham Park!  

For full details and tickets please visit the Silent Summer Screenings website

The Silent Show presents Silent Summer Screenings

We share information about paid and free events taking place in Council-managed open spaces, but we do not accept responsibility or liability for events organised and managed by external organisations.

If you would like to know more about a particular event, please contact the event organiser who is listed for each individual event.