Best Things Do This Spring in Brighton

The sun is finally poking its head from behind the clouds and Brightonians are walking around with a spring in their step once more. That's right people, winter is over and we can't quite contain our excitement. From drinking cocktails on sunny terraces to catching up on the Six Nations and spending a day at the races (well sort of), there's no end of things to keep you busy in the lead up to summer. So, what are you waiting for? Don your lightest jacket and overly-optimistic shades and check out our guide to the best spring goings-on in Brighton. 

Last updated on 6th March 2020




Brighton has absolutely no shortage of top-notch seafood spots for you to explore this spring. Make the most of freshly rolled sushi and fish caught right on your doorstep with these cracking restaurants that promise to have you hooked.

  Blow off some steam

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@ The North Laine Pub and Brewery on Various dates from Thursday 3rd September 2020

After a long and miserable winter cooped up indoors, you couldn't be blamed for needing to do away with some of that pent-up tension. And what better way to decompress than with an afternoon spent hurling axes at a wall? TRIBE Urban Axe Throwing allows you to do exactly that, with a pro on hand to teach you the correct steel spinning technique. 

Mother's Day is that one special day a year you go the extra mile to really say thank you. Whether you're taking her for a few quirky cocktails, a stunning dinner at The Salt Room or to get plastered with a boozy brunch at The Breakfast Club, let our guide be your source of inspiration. 

The sun is out which means one thing: drinks on rooftop terraces, by the sea and in pub gardens. We've rounded up Brighton's top spots for alfresco beverages so you and your mates can hang out while attempting to top up your tan. 

While we try to stay optimistic about the weather, we must bear in mind that Blighty is prone to a spot of drizzle. So to avoid getting caught in the rain, hang out in these beautiful spots, all while getting heaps of good snaps for your Insta'. 

  Put your pipes to the test

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@ Komedia on Thursday 17th September 2020 and 2 other dates

An epic mix of rip-roaring karaoke, on-stage games and a whole lotta' bingo - this Komedia offering will put your nana's Saturday night dabbing antics to shame. Instead of shouting numbers à la a normal game of bingo, each round will feature a soundtrack of legendary tunes, putting your music trivia to the test. Oh, and the prizes are insane. 

Located on London Road, Brighton Cookery School is teaching budding chefs the basic skills needed to construct exotic feasts. Whether you're keen to perfect your taco technique or wish to master the art of macaroons, the four-hour experiences come complete with free-flowing booze and canapes throughout.

Rugby fever is sweeping the nation and whether your supporting the roses, dragons or cockerels you're gonna want to watch it in style. Grab some mates, settle in with a brewskie and catch all the action at one of our recommended spots.