Sussex Motorcycle Owners Club stages show at Newhaven Fort

CLASSIC motorbikes, boogie dancers and 1950s music will be among the attractions roaring into Newhaven Fort this Easter.

Triumph, BSA, Norton and Sunbeam will be among the machines on display thanks to the Sussex Motorcycle Owners Club on Sunday April 10.

Brighton Boogie dancers and a DJ will be impressing visitors with 1950s dance routines and music throughout the afternoon.

For younger family members, the children’s Easter rabbit trail will be taking place from April 11-24.

Kids can use the quiz sheets given to them when they get in.

They will be guided to specific areas in the fort to hunt, find and count the hidden Easter bunnies to win a prize.

There are also exciting Easter children’s shows and workshops to enjoy.

Magic Lantern shows will be staged throughout the afternoon on Wednesday April 20, although places are limited so early booking is advised.

The ever popular Zoolab returns to the Fort on Thursday April 21, with ‘Springtime Creature Encounters’ at 1.30pm and 2.30pm.

Decorating Easter eggs and making Easter table decorations will be on offer craft workshops at the fort on Friday April 22 from 1.30pm.

Early booking for these events is advisable.

For further information on these, and other special events throughout 2011, contact Newhaven Fort direct on 01273 517622 or visit

Opening times are 10.30am - 6pm (last entry 5pm).

Tickets for our Easter week are priced at the normal entry fee and can be purchased on the door.