Best Events in July
Summer is at last upon us; after the weary winter months and the oh-so-reliable Great British springtime, we can look forward to sporadic bursts of sunshine and balmy evenings. Whether you're hitting the beach or one of Brighton's myriad al fresco offerings, you've got a helluva lot to look forward to this July. We've lined up our recommendations for the best events in July, and boy - is Brighton good in the summertime.
Last updated on 20th July 2017
This is bingo but not how you know it, kid. Head to Komedia as Musical Bingo celebrate their tenth birthday with even more shenanigans than usual. There will be more musical rounds, mad party games and epic giveaways than ever along with a huge sense of fun.
The Disco Yoga team pride themselves on pushing as many boundaries as they can. This July, they're heading to the Brighton Harbour Hotel and are offering the city's fitness fans the perfect way to spend a weekend by joining disco music, yoga and a delicious brunch all into one session.
Perfect for anyone looking to test their cunning and intuition, Lady Chasity's Reserve is an immersive event that forces guests to solve a number of challenges in order to crack a secret mystery. Held at the Black Lion in Brighton, anyone that successfully cracks the Lady's mystery will win a bottle of her famous aphrodisiac wine.
Head to the Downs Hotel and soak up everything For Your Eyes Only - a James Bond night - has to offer. A suave and elegant affair, the team behind the event have pulled together some of the city's best burlesque performers, alongside a live band that will be playing all of the most iconic Bond theme tunes throughout the night. Completing the black-tie experience, there will also be fun casino games for guests to test out their luck.
Feeling peckish come Friday? Then why not fill your lunchtime with some of the best street food in the business as Street Diner takes to the Brighthelm Gardens every week between 11-3pm to dose town folk up on some of the best street food known to animal and man.
Every Tuesday in July, The Green Door Store is set to come alive with the sweet sound of......donuts. That's right, the infamous bash promises weekly servings of the good stuff in the shape of late night partying, cut price drinks and dancing aplenty.
Join The Haunt every Saturday this July in Brighton as they nail all things 80s in the ultimate throwback bash. Head on down for affordable drinks and heaving dancefloors as the retro hits spinning are sure to get party patrons moving.
Brighton's Green Door Store is no amateur when it comes to hosting live music concerts. Priding themselves on giving young talent a chance, the team are hosting a rock day festival this July, welcoming the likes of Seadog, Sabien Gator, Zombie Crash, Sauna Youth and Dog Chocolate on their stage. Starting at 1 PM and going long into the evening, the event will highlight just how strong Brighton's amateur music scene is.
Head to Komedia for their monthly comedy night, showcasing the many talents of Britain's brightest comedic stars. This July, the team are welcoming Bobby Mair and MC Mark Simmons onto the stage. Having both appeared on shows like Never Mind The Buzzcocks and performed at the Edinburgh Fringe on a number of occasions, this is one night of comedy you don't want to miss.
The Arch's Summer Special returns to Brighton's nightlife scene this July. To make the club night a truly unforgettable experience they've invited superstar producer and DJ Sam Divine down to headline. Alongside the venue's much-loved resident DJs, Divine will be twisting and twirling all of the biggest House tracks together, offering the city's revellers the chance to dance until the wee hours of 5 AM. This is one club night in July you don't want to miss.