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 22nd January 2018

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This cool and quirky Brighton night of 80s cabaret and burlesque is sure to put a few curls in your hair. With a stunning line up of performers pulling out their best power ballads and retro comedy, it's one of the most wonderful and weird Brighton events of the year.

20:00 - 22:30
Cabaret/Burlesque, Fun Time Partying, Theatre/Arts, Themed Nights
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If you're looking for a night that fuses Steampunk and Hip Hop (because who isn't these days?) then this cool and quirky Brighton event is just the ticket. Professor Elemental brings his neo-Victorian 'Chap Hop' to Brighton's premiere Steampunk-themed bar for this night of bizarre musical mirth.

19:30 - 00:00
Comedy, Theatre/Arts, Something A Little Different, Live Music
Hip Hop/RnB
North Laine
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Fancy going on some multidimensional misadventures? This cool and quirky Brighton event will be making sure you get schwifty on some Turbulent Juice cocktails and plenty of Cronenbourgs. Fancy dress is not mandatory but it is encouraged, and there will be a £50 bar tab available for the best costume.

23:00 - 03:00
Clubbing, Fun Time Partying, Something A Little Different, Themed Nights
North Laine
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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.

19:00 - 22:30
Something A Little Different, Comedy, Fun Time Partying, Themed Nights
North Laine
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@ 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. 

19:45 - 00:00
Something A Little Different, Fun Time Partying
Town Centre

Proud Cabaret Brighton

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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. 


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