Rye Calendar Events

Discover Rye is a directory of tourism information, tourist attractions and local businesses for Rye and surrounding areas of East Sussex and Kent. In the Rye Calendar Event section you could read the diary of events for Rye in East Sussex for the years 2010 - 2011. 
  • Rye Christmas Festival

    Rye Christmas Festival.

    Rye Christmas Festival is a 15 day event starting mid December.  The opening event marks the start of exciting seasonal events ranging from street theatre and fireworks to carol services. Father Christmas arrives in a horse drawn carriage escorted by a colourful procession of pipers, drummers, bands and performing artists. This is followed by a spectacular fireworks display. 

  • Rye Bay Scallop Week

    Rye Bay Scallop Week

    The Rye Bay Scallop Festival  takes place every year for ten days in February.  Rye Bay's mouthwatering locally-caught scallops are said to be some of the best in the country.  Hotels and restaurants throughout the seaside town produce special menus featuring local scallops and a programme of special events is on offer during the festival, including scallop-cutting and scallop-cooking demonstrations, as well as scallop-tasting evenings with musical entertainment and local award-winning wine tastings.