The Level: Enjoy the park and get involved

This page gives up to date information about activities, volunteering and community events you can get involved in at The Level. For general information about the restored park, including its facilities, see The Level page.

Park news and updates

  • TakePart 2018 launches on Saturday 23 June at The Level. Noon to 5pm
  • The Active for Life team is running free weekly Monday outdoor fitness sessions starting Monday 25 June, 10.30 - 11.30am.  Sessions are likely to continue until early September (excluding bank holiday 27 August.)  Contact for more information
  • We've just been visited again by the judges for this year's Green Flag award from Keep Britain Tidy. We should hear the result in July. We're hoping The Level will qualify for its fourth consecutive Green Flag award in this prestigious international scheme which recognises excellence in park standards.The Level is one of seven parks in the city holding a Green Flag. Read more about Green Flag parks in the city
  • The Level Communities Forum is organising and running another "Level Best" festival. Saturday 21 July, 1 - 6pm.  Includes music, children's games, a treasure hunt, a community sculpture activity and local health food stalls.
  • We're sorry, but The Level's play fountains will start operating later than usual this year. We are awaiting delivery of a specialist pump. The water feature is operated by Freedom Leisure.  Visit Freedom Leisure's website for enquiries and further information on alternative water features in the city.
  • The Level has a monthly Sunday market, April through to August, on the Lewes Road side perimeter. The markets showcase a  range of local traders and makers. Next scheduled dates: 22 July and 17 August 2018. More information: or call 07704 095 485.
  • The Elm Room, one of The Level's two pavilion community spaces, is currently out of use due to damage from a burst water pipe. We will be doing repairs and refurbishment as soon as possible. Contact Sports Bookings on for more information
  • See the council events diary for other events in the city.

Interested in holding a public event at The Level? Find out what you need to know if you're thinking about organising an event on council land. We have a separate event organiser's guide for The Level, email

Volunteering and more

Regular park events 2018

Good to know: The Level's history and its sustainability work

The Level has high environmental, conservation and wildlife standards and practices.

bee on purple salvia plant at The Level

The Level has a rich and fascinating history and heritage.Playground at The Level

Other information

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