Summer Events in Brighton

We're great all year round, but we're so much better when the sun is out in full force. From savvy street food events and carnival cavorting to raucous beachfront shindigs, Brighton is a hub of activity during the summer months. Making this marvellous party season a little more easy to handle, we've compiled a collection of the finest goings-on. Check out our recommendations for the very best events and parties this summer in Brighton and get a taste for a little seaside debauchery.

Last updated on 3rd August 2020

@ Outside the Theatre Royal on Friday 7th August 2020 and 11 other Fridays

See Brighton in a whole new light as this tour takes you round the town's most famous streets, whilst blasting out a playlist of pure disco and funk. With dance-offs and shenanigans along the way, this is the perfect way to spend an afternoon in the sun. 

Cinestock's indoor drive-in cinema is back in Brighton for the 8th year running. Inspired by the all-American experience, this quirky venue is screening huge blockbuster hits and old school classics, as well as hosting a plethora of hilarious live stand-up acts.

Screening cult classics and recent blockbusters, Sunset Cinema at Brighton Palace Pier is the ultimate outdoor experience. Grab a deckchair and a set of Bluetooth headphones and settle in for a night of movie magic underneath the stars.