Best Events in Brighton
Quirky vintage shops, charming cafes and colourful bars are all good and fun, but that only really accounts for a small part of what this seaside beauty's got to offer. Delve a little deeper and you'll find an array of raucous club nights, immersive cocktail experiences, seasonal pop-ups and more fun things to do around the city, both day and night. See for yourself in our guide to the best events in Brighton.
Weekends at Patterns are all about daytime revelry and nighttime dancing. With bottomless brunch parties, fun interiors and regular guest DJs spinning the biggest beats, these guys know how to have a good time.
What better way to spend a Saturday than with an afternoon of sing-along classics, two hours of unlimited fizz and delicious scran? Tickets to Lucky Voice's weekend spectacular are just £35 and include live entertainment, games and even an hour in your very own private karaoke booth.
Setting up shop in The North Laine Pub and Brewery, TRIBE Urban Axe Throwing invites you to release your inner warrior over a 90-minute session of steel slinging. Pair that with a few ice-cold brews and you're good to go.
If you're looking for a wild event in Brighton, then it doesn't get much better than nude models putting on a show while you paint a portrait of their fine figures. Proud Cabaret have got your back on the drinks and DJ front too.
Boogie Shoes are taking you on a hilarious part-singing and all-dancing tour of Brighton. The quirky event will guide you past the main streets and landmarks while playing a soundtrack of party classics through your headphones for you to bop to.
The perfect weekend event? If you're a lover of craft beers then this tour and guided tasting at The North Laine Pub and Brewery may well be. The booze maestros are giving you a behind the scenes look at how their pints are made, with a few snifters along the way.
Dead Wax Social is delivering tunes, trivia and tasty food at MC Cashback's Music Quiz. Taking place every Wednesday, this fun event in Brighton will test you and your pals' song knowledge as you feast on 2-4-1 sourdough pizzas and sink some craft pints.
Who knew getting locked up could be so much fun? A strong contender for the top quirky events in Brighton, Alcotraz is immersing you in the inmate underworld at its prison-themed cocktail experience. Don your orange jumpsuits and prepare for a night of liquor smuggling.
Renowned for hosting some of the best events in Brighton, Proud Cabaret is synonymous with fun nights out. Go to one of its many shows or swing by the glamorous Kemptown palace and watch a number of fabulous burlesque acts, acrobats, fire-breathers and other brilliant performers.
One of the steamiest events in Brighton this summer, the Boy Toy Bottomless Brunch is bringing you a saucy selection of very buff performers and a hilarious drag host to keep you entertained with everything from acrobatics to topless waiters.
Named as one of the top small comedy clubs around, Artista Cafe & Gallery's hilarious weekly shows are hands-down some of the best things to do in Brighton. Expect a diverse mix of talented newcomers and well-known faces that'll have you laughing from start to finish.
The UK's biggest city-wide beer festival, you say? Well, aren't we a lucky bunch. Over 20 pubs and 22 breweries will be taking part, showcasing the best Brighton boozers and tasty craft brews from across the country. To top it off, you can grab a pint in the huge bierkeller tent.
One of the best events in Brighton this summer, the Bougie Drag Bottomless Brunch is bringing you an incredible afternoon with some of the country's fiercest queens. Head down to Pryzm where the afternoon will also feature bottomless drinks and tasty plates of food.
Hit up Brighthelm Gardens every Friday where you'll find some of Brighton's best street food vendors selling their mouthwatering fare. From burritos and paella to West African curries and jerk chicken, this weekly event champions all things local and sustainable.