Crawley and Horsham

The BIG Children’s Festival – featuring Horsham’s Got Talent!

The BIG Children’s Festival – featuring Horsham’s Got Talent!


Horsham Sports Club
Cricketfield Road
RH12 1TE

Date(s) - 26-August-2018
12:00 am - 8:00 pm

Horsham Sports Club

Celebrating the diversity, talent and utter fun of childhood!
Horsham Sports Club are proud to host the debut of The BIG Children’s Festival, an exciting addition to the local calendar;
When: Sunday 26th August 12-8pm – Bank Holiday
Where: on the grounds of Horsham Sports Club

Expect a fantastic family day out which includes UNLIMITED entry on inflatables and activities. Join us for the best ‘end of Summer holiday’s’ celebration in Horsham!

The BIG Children’s Festival is a celebration of youth in its most fun form! A Summer festival day out for all the family with a showcase of performances on stage from talented individuals and children’s groups from throughout the district, plus a huge range of giant inflatables, activities and workshops!

From dance workshops to woodcraft, archery to artists corner, sports challenges, slime and lots more!

Special guests include fantastic local children’s entertainer, Tomfoolery, who will be compering the stage for Horsham’s Got Talent, with some super-sensory help from Spiderman along the way! Plus colourful workshops from CraZy BeanZ, the Amazing Amy from TNT Parties and many more!

Lead your child into a world of imagination in our wonderful Story Tent with stories from local authors and more! Get crafty in the Creative Zone and find your inner artist or come and say hello to our pony’s and small animals in the mini farm zone. There’s plenty for older children too including Battle Zone, Base Drop and a giant assault course – so save the date and get ready for a fun-packed end of Summer celebration!

The BIG Children’s Festival is a fundraising event for Horsham Sports Club community centre and to support three remarkable children’s charities. Two of our amazing local charities, The Springboard Project and Chestnut Tree House Children’s Hospice, and the extraordinary work of The Dame Vera Lynn Children’s Charity.

Unlimited fun and games!

The children’s ticket price includes unlimited access to all the inflatables and activities available at the festival* so once you’re inside, children may have a go at as many activities as they can fit into the day as many times as they like!

Munchies and Mocktails!

Some of your favourite local street food stalls will be providing a huge selection of child-centred treats so there’ll be plenty to keep everyone well fuelled throughout the day, plus a special Mocktails Bar for all the children and adults too!

What about the grown-ups?

Don’t worry, we’ve not forgotten the grown-ups! The clubs fully licensed bar will be open all day, and the finest street food stalls will be providing a great variety of choice eats. We’ll also host a well-stocked outdoor beer tent which will run throughout the festivities, plus our mini festival market will provide a small selection child focussed shopping if the mood takes you.
To add to the excitement, children can vote for their grown-ups to appear on stage in a hilarious competition with the chance to win an amazing prize!

Whole Festival Disco

Superstar DJ Tomfoolery will bring the day to a wonderful finale with a whole festival disco!
Dance, boogie, jump and jive your way to the end of the day with favourite tracks for children and grown-ups alike.
With special thanks to Business Pulse and e-social butterflies for sponsoring and supporting this event.
See your little stars shine on stage! Email [email protected]

Tickets available in person at Horsham Sports Club or via RedBoxTicketing – NOT ON SALE UNTIL mid April.

Advance Tickets:
Adult: £8.00 (Early Bird £5)
Child: £20.00 (Early Bird £15)
Under 3’s Go Free!
If you are purchasing more than 2 child tickets, any extra child ticket is £10.00

*Food & Drink, Face Painting and Balloon Modelling are not included in the ticket price.