New Year's Eve in Brighton
Look, we're really rather loud on any other night than New Year's Eve, so what make you think that this end of year bash in Brighton isn't going to be stellar? Nothing, we tell you, nothing! From some of the best warehouse parties this side of the equator to shindigs for cocktail crooners and laid-back doozies, there's nothing that Brighton can't promise on one of the biggest party nights of the year. Check out our recommendations for some of the best parties on New Year's Eve in Brighton and see in the shores of 2017 in true seafront style.
Last updated on 30th September 2016
Boasting sets from international and national DJs, Patterns is Brighton's beachside spot for midnight raves and clubbing until the early hours. Promising nothing less for New Year's, spend your final hours of 2016 and your first of 2017 getting down on their hot and heavy dance floor to some stellar acts.
If there's anywhere you can count on for a night of glamour, glitter and sensual excess, it's Proud Cabaret in Brighton. With a ballroom dressed in 1920s French fancy, your end of year celebrations will take shape with burlesque performances, teasing shows and beautiful babes on stage, plus some decadent dinner and drinks options too.
Be At One are launching into their NYE celebrations the only way they know how: by serving up their bespoke drinks and dropping a playlist of one party anthem after the other. Get down early to take advantage of the happy hour deals - which run until 10pm - then drink and dance until sunset at one of the biggest and best parties in town this year.
Whilst many may think that embarking on a New Year means looking toward the future, The Mesmerist will have none of that tish tosh party nonsense. Boasting some of the most supreme end of year parties in the city, you can expect no less than some thoroughly dated antics at The Mesmerist where live music, burlesque performers and 1920s attire ensue.
Maggie Mae's is not just about cracking cocktails ya know? They also know how to throw a damn fine New Year's Eve party, there's a welcome glass of bubbly, nibbles throughout the evening and a the hottest selection of retro classics to keep you grooving well into 2017.
Looking to escape the bombardment of Brighton's heaving clubs, fancy something a little more intimate yet all the more rowdy? Then shake your jazz-loving toosh all the way down to Casablanca Jazz Club where a lack of sobriety and fun-filled antics await. Building up a New Year buzz like no other, an end of year shindig at Casablanca is an almighty affair, especially if you make headway for the basement.
Far from your usual night out, FunFair Club is a hive of circus-themed entertainments, musical mayhem and ball pits filled with regressing adults. Themed like something of a side-show get-up, you'll find freaks hammering things into their noses and all the rest when it comes to weird and wonderful partying. Welcome in 2017 in this wacky warehouse - you'll never forget it.
Kick your Brighton New Year's Eve evening off to the funniest of starts at Krater Comedy Club's stand-up show. Top notch comedians will have your sides splitting with their routines and there's even an option to have dinner making sure you're full and ready to go for a night of partying.
The 80s, you either love 'em or hate 'em, but either way Spellbound's Alternative 80s Party is going to be a corking New Year's night in Brighton. Playing the best alternative music from the era, there's going to be all kinds of shenanigans at this corking night at Komedia.
There's classy and then there's a six-course dinner at The Jetty - the exclusive beachside restaurant - this New Year. Join the party atmosphere as the evening kicks off with a Champagne and canape reception before delving into dishes such as slow-cooked duck and an Isle of Wight Blue Cheese Salad and finishing the evening with a piper and dancing.
If you're going to spend the end of the year in Brighton, it should be by the sea should it not? One of the most renowned beachfront clubs in the city, Coalition are non-stop party trend setters, especially when the clock strikes 12. See in the new year at one of the most bustling clubs in Brighton, you won't miss the countdown, you'll be right in the thick of it, dancing away and catching confetti in your chops.
What do we want? A huge New Year's party in Brighton. Where do we want it? At PRYZM. Brighton's biggest nightclub will once again be pulling out all the stops to see in 2017, expect lazers, expect confetti canons and expect a lot of fun.