Events in the area
Emsworth Farmers market
Located in St Peter’s Square, 10.00am-2.00pm
Enjoy the great taste of Hampshire, savour the delights of truly local food reared, grown, baked, caught & brewed in Hampshire
- 19th January
- 16th February
- 16th March
- 20th April
- 18th May
- 15th June
- 20th July
- 17th August
- 21st September
- 19th October
- 16th November
- 21st December
Emsworth Art’s trail
27th and 28th April and 04th, 05th, 06th May
The Art’s Trail offers the chance to see and meet designers, painters and makers in their own homes and studios. Churches, community halls, pubs and shops also act as exhibition space to bring a blaze of creativity to every corner of the town.
Corpus Christi Carpet of Flowers 19th-20 June.
For 100 years, Arundel Cathedral has celebrated the feast of Corpus Christi with a festival of flowers, which includes a magnificent carpet of flowers in the central aisle, laid by parishioners. Arundel Cathedral is located approx. 30 minutes from The Brookfield Hotel.
The Stansted Park Garden Show Date to be confirmed. The perfect event to find all you need to make your garden and home grow. A great opportunity to explore what’s on the doorstep; source new talent, designers and artisans. Browse affordable and handpicked stands showcasing the latest specialist plants, garden accessories, art, design, sculpture, fashion, gifts and then treat your taste buds to tempting foods and wines.
The Brookfield Hotel is located only 10 minutes away.
Every year during July Lordington Lavender open their gates for us to enjoy their heavenly fields of stunning lavender. Dates are to be announced but this is usually the 3rd or 4th week in July. Lordington Lavender is located approx. 10 minutes from the The Brookfield Hotel.
Chichester Festival Theatre
Chichester Festival Theatre is one of the UK’s flagship theatres, renowned for the exceptionally high standard of its productions as well as its work with the community and young people. Situated in a cathedral city in West Sussex between the South Downs and the sea, the Festival Theatre’s bold thrust stage design makes it one of England’s most striking playhouses; a studio theatre, the Minerva Theatre, sits nearby. Located approx. 15 minutes from The Brookfield Hotel.
Southampton Boat Show
13th – 22nd September
See the best boats and marine brands gathered together at Britain’s biggest boating festival, located at Mayflower Park.
Emsworth British Food Fortnight
21st September – 06th October 2019
Introducing ‘The Big Feast weekend’ which will include tastings. Special menus, new product launches and demonstrations by Emsworth businesses – Date to be announced
A full list of the varied and exciting events can be found on www.emsworth.org.uk
The Great British Menu college lunch take over at The Brookfield – Dates to be announced
Great South Run
The World’s leading 10 mile running event returns to Portsmouth. This fast and flat course starts and finishes on Southsea sea front, with beautiful views of the Solent. Participants are given special permission to run through Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, home to HMS Victory and the Mary Rose Museum.
Portsmouth Historic Dockyard
29th November – 01st December
Experience the magic of Christmas at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard this winter with the return of The Victorian Festival of Christmas. All the family favourites are back, including Fagin’s Tavern, where you’ll find winter warmers and a number of bands playing seasonal songs. You will of course find the traditional Father Christmas, dressed in green, at what is one of the biggest Christmas festivals on the south coast. As you are transported back to a bygone era on Dickensian snowy streets, why not shop for festive gifts in the Christmas Market, which has over 150 stalls selling the finest hand-crafted goods. The Dockyard is located 15 minutes drive from The Brookfield Hotel or take the bus from outside the Hotel to the Dockyard.
Goodwood Motor and Horse Racing
Located on the spectacular Goodwood Estate in the heart of West Sussex, approx. 25 minutes from The Brookfield Hotel…
Motor related events …
Member’s meeting 06th-07th April
Festival of Speed 04th-07th July
Goodwood Revival 13th-15th September
Horse Racing events…
Opening Saturday 04th May
May festival 23rd – 25th May
Goodwood Family Race Day 09th June
Three Friday nights 07th June, 14th June and 21st June
Qatar Goodwood Festival 30th July – 03rd August
August Bank Holiday Racing 23rd -25th August
Midweek racing 03rd September and 25th September
Harvest, Hops and Horseracing 13th October
Seasonal finale 14th October