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Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Brighton - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Brighton to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Brighton

25
FEB
I'd Be Lost Without It
The Old Market Place

Using headphones binaural sound and immersive theatre Wet Picnic create an interactive experience which explores the utopia and dystopia of our tech‐driven existence.We all exist somewhere online whether we know it or not: a virtual trace an online persona a trail of…

Location: 1.2 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01273 201801
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27
FEB
Griff Rhys Jones: Where Was I?
The Old Market Place

Join the star of Not the Nine oclock News Smith & Jones and Three Men In A Boat as he airs stories anecdotes reminiscences and outright lies.From forty years of travelling ‐ down rivers and up mountains into Africa out of India…

Location: 1.2 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01273 201801
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28
FEB
45 Minutes of Music @ The Meeting House
The Meeting House

The increasingly successful series of 45 Minutes of Musicthe Meeting House resumes on January 31; There are five monthly concerts on the last Wednesday except March of each month from January to May. All at 12 noon. Marchs…

Location: 2.9 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01273 678217
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28
FEB
Robin Ince: Pragmatic Insanity
The Old Market Place

Robins first new stand up show in three years is a clash of the two cultures a joyous romp through his favourite artists and strangest scientific ideas.From the work of Stanley Spencer to Niels Bohr it is 90 minutes fizzing with ideas…

Location: 1.2 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01273 201801
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01
MAR
Rob Auton: The Hair Show
The Old Market Place

A show for anyone who has or has had hair and hairs.Award winning stand‐up comedian and poet Rob Auton returns with another offbeat comedytheatrespoken word show that explores hair and hairs.Rob casts an introspective eye over the world of hair underpinned by…

Location: 1.2 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01273 201801
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02
MAR
The Lock In "Folk Fairy Tale"
The Old Market

Fresh from their sell out performances of The Lock In Christmas Carol the Breaking Tradition dance company return to Ye Olde Fighting Cocks for a comical new version of their critically acclaimed Folk & Hip Hop dance show suitable for all the…

Location: 1.2 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07947 792033
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03
MAR
KNOT
The Old Market Place

Acrobatics movement and storytelling combine in a story of two hearts making sense of perfection focusing on a chance encounter between a frustrated lover and a jilted dreamer.The Knot is the invisible string that connects two people. Sometimes strong sometimes just about…

Location: 1.2 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01273 201801
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03
MAR
STAR SHAPED CLUB BRIGHTON - 2018 LAUNCH PARTY!
Komedia Brighton

Star Shaped is the biggest and best Britpop night in the country TicketWeb UK STAR SHAPED CLUB Star Shaped Club is returning to Brighton Oh yes We re‐launch at Komedia Brighton on Saturday 3rd March and youre all invitedKeep up with all…

Location: 1 mileaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07480 856751
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03
MAR
The Ultimate Old School Party
The Funkyfish Club

Brightons favourite Saturday night destination. DJ spins the best 70s 80s 90s and 00s. Expect: Funk Disco Dance UK Garage House Music…

Location: 1.3 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01273 698331
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04
MAR
HYENA
The Old Market

The first all‐female Cyr troupe Alulas debut HYENA explodes onto the UK circus scene in a whirlwind of women wheels acrobatics dance and song.She is the one who turns like a great wheel. She is the maker of cycles. She is the…

Location: 1.2 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01273 201801
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06
MAR
Speed Dating in Brighton
All Bar One

Speed Dating in BrightonHow Speed Dating in Brighton worksWhen you arrive at the speed dating venue for Speed Dating in Brighton you will be greeted by our friendly professional hosts. They will settle you in by briefly explaining the format of the…

Location: 1.2 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02380 784694
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06
MAR
Testosterone
The Old Market

Honest and irreverent physical theatre comedy by critically acclaimed company Rhum and Clay and Kit Redstone they explore the epic path that we all have to take when trying to forge an identity.What does it mean to be a man or a…

Location: 1.2 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01273 201801
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07
MAR
Cards Against Humanity! Dating event Brighton
The Richmond

If you want to meet new people while having a giggle this is the event for you. Not for the easily offendedNever will you learn more about someone than when you are playing this game. This game is a great ice‐breaker so…

Location: 0.8 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07557 359317
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07
MAR
FURY, Magna Carta & Stone Angels
The Green Door Store

For the first time ever coming down from Worcester UK. Fury are going to take the Brighton locals to a galaxy far far away. https:www.facebook.comfuryofficialJoining them on their journey are local allies:MAGNA CARTA A Drum N BassMetal band from Brighton UK. https:www.facebook.commagnacartaukSTONE…

Location: 0.7 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07714 196106
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08
MAR
Sophie Willan Branded Tour 2018
Brighton Dome

After the award winning critically acclaimed sell out success of her second comedy hour at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival with her show Branded ‐ Bolton born Sophie Willan has announced a 33‐date tour for 2018.The tour starts on 8th February…

Location: 1.2 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02072 843444
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09
MAR
Beat It! 80s POP
The Funkyfish Club

Beat It 80s POPFREE ENTRYSynth‐popNew waveBritpopHI‐NRGAlternative tunes with a splash of Glam RockSecond Friday of every month…

Location: 1.3 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01273 698331
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10
MAR
Patterns with DJ Seinfeld
Patterns

With a hand‐built DJ booth upstairs powered by a bespoke Ohm PA the ground floor is a hangout of lush sound where you can knock back cocktails and craft beers and enjoy a varied music programme. Stripped right back to expose original…

Location: 1.3 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01273 894777
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11
MAR
Brighton Antiques, Vintage and Collectables Fair
Brighton Racecourse

175 fantastic indoor stalls bristling with all variety of amazing antiques vintage and collectable items ‐ at Brighton Racecourse. The fantastic Swing singer Steve Conway will be performing throughout the day Free parking 10 minutes from M23A23 A27 and rail Under 16s…

Location: 1.4 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01293 690777
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11
MAR
Sweeney Entertainments Presents Who's Bad - Jackso
Theatre Royal Brighton

SWEENEY ENTERTAINMENTS PRESENTS WHOS BADJackson Live in ConcertOne of the most dynamic realistic Michael Jackson Tributes in the UKSweeney Entertainments are thrilled to present the all‐new Jackson Live in Concert Show for 2018 starring Whos Bad ‐ direct from the USA This…

Location: 1.1 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01366 380333
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13
MAR
TOM's Film Club: The Big Lebowski (1998)
The Old Market

Twenty years ago on 6th March 1998 The Coen Brothers followed up their success with the Academy Award winning Fargo by releasing a film that most critics hated which flopped at the box office and divided audiences of the time .Yeah well…

Location: 1.2 milesaway
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 01273 201801
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15
MAR
Speed dating Brighton 21-35yrs dating event
Maggie Maes

Visit www.classyandglamorous.co.uk to book.Fancy a great evening out in Brighton where youll meet loads of new people Our Speed Dating events are great fun. Come along with an open mind dont take it too seriously and have a giggle about it all.…

Location: 1.2 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07557 359317
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16
MAR
A Big Lebowski Party
The Old Market

To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Coen brothers classic weve teamed up with The Brighton Film Party Society to bring you a party hotter than Jackie Treehorns Logjammin & more reckless than Bunny Lebowksis driving.Expect White Russians bowling dressing gowns &…

Location: 1.2 milesaway
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 01273 201801
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16
MAR
I Love the 90s
The Funkyfish Club

I love the 90s ‐ Cheesy Throwback Friday ‐ Dance‐Pop Teen‐Pop Dance‐House and some Alternative Tunes3rd Friday of every monthFREE ENTRY…

Location: 1.3 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01273 698331
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17
MAR
Patterns invites Cooking with Palms Trax ft. Mr Bo
Patterns

With a hand‐built DJ booth upstairs powered by a bespoke Ohm PA the ground floor is a hangout of lush sound where you can knock back cocktails and craft beers and enjoy a varied music programme. Stripped right back to expose original…

Location: 1.3 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01273 894777
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17
MAR
Richard Herring: Oh Frig, I'm 50!
The Old Market

I only regret the people I didnt have sex with.. And 60 of the people I did have sex with.From irresponsible single kidult literally fighting his way through a mid‐life crisis to married father who is mid‐way to the telegram from the…

Location: 1.2 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01273 201801
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18
MAR
Lady Maisery
Martlets Hall

With their harmony singing intelligent and thoughtful arrangements of both traditional repetoire and original compositions Hazel Askew Hannah James and Rowan Rheighamns harness and celebrate their united voice. Whether unearthing a feminist twist hidden in a traditional tale delivering a poignant anti‐war…

Location: 8.1 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07947 792033
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19
MAR
TOM's Film Club: Girlhood (2014)
The Old Market

Girlhood is the third feature from acclaimed director Cline Sciamma following Water Lilies and Tomboy and is highly regarded as one of the best coming‐of‐age films of recent years.The film stars newcomer Karidja Tour in a wonderfully assured and realised debut performance…

Location: 1.2 milesaway
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 01273 201801
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20
MAR
Borde Hill Garden opens to the public
Borde Hill Garden

Come and visit this horticultural delight and peaceful haven from modern life when the garden opens for the 2018 season.Venue: Borde Hill Garden Borde Hill Lane Haywards Heath RH16 1XPPriceAdult: GBP 9.5Concession: GBP 9Child: GBP 6.35Links: Website: https:go.evvnt.com177905‐0pid269…

Location: 12.7 milesaway
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01444 450326
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20
MAR
Women Over 50 Film Festival's Best of the Fest
The Old Market

As part of the continued film programme for our Reigning Women season The Old Market are proud to have Women Over Fifty Film Festival present their BEST OF THE FEST a retrospective look back at many of the award‐winning short films documentaries…

Location: 1.2 milesaway
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 01273 201801
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21
MAR
Kiri Pritchard-McLean: Appropriate Adult
The Old Market Place

An immoral comedians morality tale about other peoples lack of morals.Chortle Award nominee Kiri thinks the world revolves around her but she didnt let that stop her wishing to mentor vulnerable kids.... Consequently shes going to be extremely careful what she wishes…

Location: 1.2 milesaway
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01273 201801
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Tourist Attractions


Sea Life Centre Brighton

Welcome to Sea Life ‐ a network of marine life aquariums stretching across much of Europe. Each of our attractions offers a unique insight into the lives of a myriad creatures from shrimps to sharks.Discover the amazing stories behind the hard cases of the oceans; the…

Anne of Cleves House

Anne of Cleves House is a 16th century timber‐framed Wealden hall‐house that formed part of Anne's divorce settlement from Henry VIII in 1541. The house contains wide‐ranging collections of Sussex interest, including Sussex pottery, and the bedroom and kitchen are furnished to reflect an earlier period.Other displays feature…

Brighton Museum

Dynamic and innovative new galleries provide greatly improved access to the Museum's nationally and locally important collections. Objects are displayed in stimulating contexts with a wide range of interpretative techniques, including the latest interactive information technology.Brighton History Centre holds an extensive range of material for the study of…

Lewes Castle

From the high towers of Lewes Castle visitors can see both the town and the distant views of downs, river and forest. The best way to appreciate this view is to visit Barbican House Museum first and watch 'The Story of Lewes Town', a sound and light show…

Preston Manor

This delightful old Manor House evokes the atmosphere of an Edwardian gentry house both 'upstairs' and 'downstairs'.Dating from c.1600, rebuilt in 1738 and substantially added to in 1905, the house and its contents give a rare insight into life during the early years of the 20th century. Explore…

Royal Pavilion

This opulent seaside home was remodelled in Indian style by John Nash 1815‐1823for George, Prince Regent and later George IV.The Royal Pavilion grew over 35 years from a simple farmhouse to a spectacular palace. In 1787 Henry Holland extended the original farmhouse into a neo‐classical building…

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Updated: 25/02/2018 04:47:59