Seaford mayor Anthony White will officially open Seaford Donkey Derby at the Martello Fields on Bank Holiday Monday (August 26) at 12.30pm.
Attractions will include seven donkey races with the first race at 1pm , donkey rides, a fun fair, Punch and Judy, birds of prey, live music, plate smash, beer tent, ice cream and more than 30 stalls.
The annual event is organised by Newhaven Peacehaven and Seaford Lions Club and raises money for local good causes, organisations, families in need and the elderly.
It is one of the Lions’ biggest fundraisers and could generate £5,000.
The event promises to be a great afternoon out and should finish at 4.30pm.