News & Events

Easter eggs-travaganza at Hastings Castle

  Hastings Castle will be choc-ful of eggs as part of a fun Easter hunt on Saturday April 15th from 10am. Hundreds of chocolate eggs are set to be hidden around the grounds and castle and children will have the tasty task of tracking them all down. The event debuted in 2016 and after an […]

Torchlight Tours continue into 2017

Organisers of a special ‘Torchlight Tour’ through the caves and caverns of Smugglers Adventure in Hastings say it proved so popular in 2016 they are staging more tours throughout 2017. The tours, which run from 5pm-6pm and must be booked in advance, offer a spooky and highly atmospheric insight into the history of the underground […]

Book Reading – Saturday 18th February

Tomorrow (Saturday 18th Feb) we have local writer Fiona Cullen-Skowronski doing a book reading of her paperback ‘The Smuggler’s Caves’ here at Smugglers Adventure between 1pm-3pm. Copies of the book are available for purchase during this time. Please note that copies can only be purchased in cash. “Jack spends a lot of time in the […]

Hastings Castle unveils bumper new events calendar

Hastings Castle has announced plans for a busy programme of events and activities for 2017. The historic attraction will be staging a series of exciting initiatives throughout the year as part of a major events calendar. Among the new activities will be an open air cinema, Medieval Weekends, themed historical events, Dragon Day, Teddy Bears’ […]

Half Term and Reopening ‘Hairy Jack’ Event

Notorious smuggler ‘Hairy Jack’ will be leading the celebrations as Smugglers Adventure re-opens for a new season during the February Half Term Holidays (February 11th-19th). Younger visitors are invited to follow ‘Hairy Jack’s trail through the underground caverns, passages and tunnels on a voyage back through time to the heyday of smuggling. There will also […]