Best Events in December

It's beginning to feel a lot like Christmas, and you know what that means? A month of bad behaviour, budget-friendly partying and all sorts of home comforts. You deserve to let a little loose this season, it is winter after all, and Brighton is packed full of quirky events; from cabaret and quirky cocktails, to immersive dining and wacky escape rooms.

Last updated on 2nd December 2019

The Secret Comedy Club

89 user reviews 5

Not only can you expect a lineup including the likes of Zoe Lyons, Michael Fabri and Adam Hess, but this top secret space is also one of the quirkiest spots in town. Expect a new headliner each week, with the same vibrant atmosphere every single time.

  Upside Down House - Brighton

168 user reviews 4

@ Upside Down House - Brighton on Various dates from Wednesday 26th February 2020

It's already been one of the biggest attractions in the city since it opened, but now the Upside Down House is getting its sparkle on with one very cool Christmas makeover. Their Yuletide turnaround is putting even more of a spin on their usual twisted interiors, and make the perfect background for any festive family photo.

@ The North Laine Pub and Brewery on Thursday 5th March 2020 and 4 other Thursdays

Head down the rabbit hole with this hilarious Wonderland-themed escape room. The latest project from the Buckbuck Games team, you'll find a motley crew of larger than life characters waiting to challenge you to games, puzzles and out-of-the-ordinary tasks.

@ Alcotraz Penitentiary: Brighton on Various dates from Wednesday 26th February 2020

This December don your finest orange jumpsuit and take a step inside a world of criminality and corruption at Alcotraz: Cell Block One Three. Based in a secret basement location on Brighton's seafront, this immersive cocktail experience requires you to smuggle contraband into your cell, where you'll be treated to an evening of bespoke cocktails - if you don't get caught, that is,