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 March 2018

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The beer lovers paradise is back as Tap Takeover sees 15 pubs be run by breweries bringing their beer, DJs, live music, talks and tastings. Your wristband will get you four free half pints, and discounted beer all weekend.

17:00 - 00:00
Festival, Food & Drink
North Laine
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Grab your friends and get involved with cool and quirky Brighton event. Solve the clues of the treasure hunt and find your way to the ultimate prize - an iconic local pub where you'll receive 20% off your bill.

10:00 - 22:00
Daytime, Quiz Night, Something A Little Different, Walks & Tours
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Fun, fiendishly difficult and all sorts of head-scratching, this immersive game is a great date night of get-together. Head to The World's End for an immersive escape room experience which pits you against Lady Chastity.

12:00 - 22:30
Something A Little Different, Theatre/Arts, Date Night, Comedy
London Road
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This cool and quirky Brighton music quiz is sure to separate the song-savvy wheat from the chaff. Through eight rounds of this bonkers bonanza you'll be tested on your musical knowledge as well as your ability to drink, sing and get your boogie on simultaneously.

Multiple start times (see ticket info)
Fun Time Partying, Something A Little Different, Quiz Night
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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Plonk's Crazy Golf has taken over the Sidewinder to bring you some of the best cool and quirky events in Brighton. Battle it out over 9 holes and indulge in a couple of bevs from the pub's great selection of beers, wines and spirits.

12:00 - 21:30
Date Night, Something A Little Different, Student Night, Fun Time Partying
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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. 

@ 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

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