Cool and Quirky Events in Brighton

Bored of all things mundane and looking to inject some excitement into your next big night out? From burlesque bashes and meaty endeavours to freaky fandangoes under the stars, Brighton boasts so many cool and quirky events that we hardly know what to do with them all. Check out our recommendations for some of Brighton's cool and quirky events, discovering why they call our fair seaside city 'The Pearly Gates of Awesome' (okay, sorry, it's only us that call it that). 

Last updated on 18th October 2017

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Perfect for anyone looking to test out their intuition and see exactly how they'd cope under pressure, Lady Chasity's Reserve is an immersive event that forces guests to solve a number of challenges in order to crack a secret mystery. With a bottle of the Lady's aphrodisiac wine up for grabs for the winner, this quirky event will undoubtedly leave a lasting impression on you. 

Something A Little Different, Theatre/Arts, Date Night
The Lanes
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Get your sequin flapper dresses at the ready for this 1920s-themed night with a difference. Hosted by The Betty Lou Gin Club, this event coincides with the Mexican Day of The Dead celebrations, so make sure your candy skull make-up is on point too. 

Cabaret/Burlesque, Fun Time Partying, Themed Nights, Something A Little Different
Retro
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There's no lack of quirky events in Brighton, but Party In Your Pants may be the most in your face. Blacklight bodypainting, cheesy pop, disco and house spun by the eccentric Miles Metric - it's safe to say you'll be sweating glitter for days after. 

Clubbing, Fun Time Partying, Student Night
Commercial/Pop
North Laine
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Best way to see off the latter part of the year? Party in a Georgian Manor House is what. Get yourself to Supa Dupa Fly for the best in 90s, 00s, RnB and Hip Hop in this stunning location.

Clubbing
Hip Hop/RnB
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Musical Bingo is back and it's putting on one hell of a party. Celebrating 10 years of bingo madness, the club night is coming to Komedia for more dancing on tables, huge fun and games and special prizes. Get your dancing shoes on 'cause this is going to be a big one kids.

Multiple start times (see ticket info)
Something A Little Different, Comedy, Fun Time Partying, Themed Nights
Commercial/Pop
North Laine
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Ultimate Power is coming back to Brighton in full force. Join in the fun and get ready to air-guitar and sing your heart out with some of the biggest power ballads known to man.

Clubbing, Fun Time Partying
80's Music
North Laine
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FunFair Club

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Featuring creepy clowns, contortionists, fire breathers and snake charmers, the Funfair club in Brighton is no stranger to celebrating all things weird and wonderful. Standing out thanks to their liver performers and immersive club nights, this venue undoubtedly hosts some of the city's most cool and quirky events.

Happily Affordable ££
The Lanes

Proud Cabaret Brighton

2 user reviews

They may be one of Brighton's most glitzy vintage retreats, but that doesn't mean that Proud Brighton team don't want to get a little freaky on a Friday night in the city. Showcasing some of the finest burlesque and cabaret dancers in town, you'll be able to dabble and dance in one of the rowdiest parties in the city. Even partake in Proud Brighton's very own 'Wheel of Fortune' if the night so takes you. 

Kemptown
@ Sticky Mike's Frog Bar on Every Wednesday

Those of you with a penchant for analog sticks, those with a level of button bashing to be found in their blood and those of you that know your way around the fire level on Sonic; prepare for an arcade style throw down. Join I Am Arcade at Sticky Mike's every Wednesday for a sweet selection of games consoles, beers and tunes the like. 

Something A Little Different, Fun Time Partying
Retro
Town Centre

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