December 6th, 7th & 8th 2019
On the first weekend of December we are mounting as exhibition of arts, crafts and creativity to celebrate the Nativity. Our festival will display a wide range of Nativity sets, traditional,handmade and alternative. Knitted, croquet and peg dolls are just some of the many sets you will see,along with artwork, paintings and floral arrangements reflecting the Nativity story.
SUPPORT OUR ACTIVITIES
All are welcome to join in - individuals, families, schools, groups & businesses to make your own Nativity sets and bring them along.
SPONSOR A NATIVITY SET
As a local business or individual you might like to sponsor a group to make one, with your sponsorship on display.
SPONSOR A LOST SHEEP
Local businesses an display one of our Lost Sheep posters in their window for local children to find.
JOIN IN AND HELP LOCAL CHARITIES
All monies donated to the Nativity Festival will go to 2 local charities: Saltdean Youth Club and Time to Talk Befriending- working with older people who are experiencing feelings of chronic loneliness caused by social isolation.
HELP US FIND A SHEEP
During November you will see flocks of Lost Sheep around Saltdean. Get yourself a Lost Sheep Spotter Sheet and help us find the. Your completes sheets will earn a small rewards and entry into a prize draw. Get your sheets from local shops, from our church or click on the links below.
HOW YOU CAN JOIN IN
Join in the fun and create your own Nativity set or artwork for display. Contact us for more information . you can also loan a set.We will also be running a Festival Arts and Crafts Workshop over the 3 days so come along and have a go.