Brighton Events during Spring 2017
Here you can find a list of events happening over the next few months.
April 2017 Choice Events
22nd April 2017: InCarNation at Madeira Drive
Rev your engines and come along to this grandiose display of mechanical muscle! Crowds passionate about cars and motorcycles flock to the picturesque Brighton seaside to share their mutual love. Mechanical minds enter free and enjoy a great day in a likeminded atmosphere. Discover a large display of unique cars each with their own style and see professional shows using cars and motorcycles!
Curious minds should take the opportunity to stay over at the New Steine Hotel and enjoy a weekend of speed, vintage vehicles and sunshine!
the 27th & 28th April 2017: Brighton Music Conference at Brighton Dome
An electric atmosphere will invade the Brighton Dome during the last Thursday and Friday of April this year. It is the most attended event for electronic music professionals and passionate artists alike. Featuring seminars and workshops, showcases and interviews, this event connects the business and music industry with the public, creating an opportunity to exchange and enrich relationships. Spread over 2 days, with more than 50 talks about various subjects surrounding the theme of electronic dance music, you will also have the opportunity to spend your nights dancing to the beats of the finest DJ’s in the world throughout various musical venues in the city.
Book a room at The New Steine Hotel to make a weekend of it and dance the night away!
29th April to 1st May: Foodies Festival
The end of April is for the gourmets in Brighton! Since some years this event have really grow up thanks to a crowd more and more interested in the culinary arts. Take the chance to meet top chefs, watch cooking demonstrations and participate in workshops. Stroll around the sales stands, relax in the chill out zones and bring the whole family along to enjoy a great day out!
Once your bellies and recipe books are full, come back to the New Steine Hotel and digest!
May 2017 Choice Events
5th May to 4th June: The Lady Boys of Bangkok at The Sabai Pavilion
A Pavilion of positive energy will rise in Brighton to welcome The Lady Boys of Bangkok for one month. Composed by great artists, the 16 alluring and stunning Thailand Lady Boys, this musical show is made to celebrate the fairer sex and to break the bored old routine of our life. More than a show, you will find in the Sabai Pavillon a little Bangkok, with drinks, food and many a happy person! A truly amazing show, and why not top it off with a truly amazing night’s stay at the Gulliver’s Hotel?
6th to the 28th May: Brighton Festival
A rich catalogue of events composes the Brighton Festival 2017; this year the guest director Kate Tempest’s wants to celebrate the “Every day epic”. Which means that we need to have another view of our lives because art can be more present than we think. The purposed events highlights local, national and international artists who are performing eclectic shows like theatre, dance, visual arts, talks and many more! Let’s have a festival experience you will remember and book a room at the Gulliver’s Hotel for a night you will not forget!
6th May to 4th June: Present Tense at Phoenix Brighton
The Phoenix gallery welcomes in May an exhibition about disrupted spaces. Phoenix studio’s artists explore the link between an idea and a space. In different ways, you will discover the artist’s visions and their talent in photography, sculpture, painting and other wonderful arts. Brighton’s artistic side is rich! Book a room at The Gulliver’s Hotel to enjoy it!
9th May: House of Alchemy: Launch party at House of AlchemyFree Event
House of Alchemy organize a launch event welcoming various arts. Dj Omnebula will provide the music while other artists will do live painting and performances. People will have the opportunity to meet artists and to have preview art on sale. Be open minded and let yourself be carried away by positive vibes and book a room at the Gulliver’s Hotel to sleep silently!
12th May: Ocean Wisdon, The Four Owls & Jam Baxter at Brighton Dome
Enjoy an evening of UK Hip Hop with this High Focus Records special event. The label presents three talented rappers: Ocean Wilson, based in Brighton and giving incredible energy and speed in his flow; The Four Owls’ are considered as ambassadors of UK Hip Hop around the world; while Jam Baxter surprises the audience with well found lyrics. And why not come stay at the Gulliver’s Hotel.
12th, 19th, 26th May: Allo Allo at Mercure Brighton Seafront HotelComedy
During hard times, you will follow the adventures of René, a man with a complicated situation because juggling his numerous activities. The Gestapo, the Resistance, his secret affairs, his wife, René will do his best to solve problems between all of this. A hilarious comedy dinner show to give positive vibes for your evening! Book a room at the Gulliver’s hotel to be sure to enjoy Brighton and be nearby the show’s spetacular.
12th - 13th May: Cirque du cabaret : Gala show at Brighton Spiegelent
Cabaret & Circus
On May 12th and 13th the entertainment will be in Brighton Spiegeltent! The Cirque du Cabaret presents its new Gala Show, including performances by a variety by artists decided upon to surprise you! The evening will be led by Miss Marlena, artist in numerous talents. Enter the universe of the circus in all its magnificence, and book a room at the Gulliver’s Hotel for your stay.
13rd to the 20th May: Urinetown The Musical at Brighton Little Theatre
Imagine a future where free toilets have been lost for the profit of a megalomaniac company distributing paying toilets. Those not having enough money to obey the law prohibiting peeing in the street, are forced to go to Urinetown, a mysterious dreaded place. A young hero will rise from this situation to defend the freedom to pee. A funny satire show which will suit everyone, and everyone is also welcome to the Gulliver’s Hotel!
17th & 27th May: Abi Roberts : Anglichanka at Komedia Studio
Abi Roberts, an amazingly talented humorist, will take you on a journey through her enigmatic country: Russia. Daily life, freezing winter, gay rights, she talks about all these issue in a comic way. Take the opportunity to also book a room at the Gulliver’s Hotel, where we offer you a lovely place to sleep!
19th May: Milonga at Brighton Dome
Milonga, which means a tango dance party, is a dance show gathering the great spirit of the tango. Sidi Larbi is the choregrapher of this show, he has twice won the Olivier Awared Best Dance New Production in 2011 and 2014 and he has already been acclaimed all around the world. He unites 17 amazing Argentinean dancers sharing the stage with live musicians, all of them make you rediscover tango. And book a lovely room at the Gulliver’s Hotel after your tango evening!
19th May: Brighton Fringe graduation night at Carnesky’s finishing school
Cabaret & Circus
Carnesky’s troop is returning to Brighton Fringe to show you the great talent of his artists! After 3 months applauded in Soho, May 19th at Spiegeltent will be the opportunity to discover the new showcase of the last emergent artists. They worked intensely for a result deserving of the reputation of Carnesky, offering varied shows giving great entertainment. One night of unpredictable entertainment and quality, book a room at the Gulliver’s Hotel for a perfect stay!
25th, 26th, 27th May: Cabaret Boheme: A night at the movies
Cabaret & Circus
After four consecutive years of returning to Brighton, the talented Veronica Blacklace and Company come to show a new impressive performance. Forget the common life, and revel in the aerial show challenging gravity as a great masterpiece. It will take you into a luxurious atmosphere of circus, burlesque and sensual movement, with a magical movies soundtrack. And book a room at the Gulliver’s and discover the other great entertainment of Brighton!
29th May: Jack Rooke: Good Grief at The Old Market
The loss of a close person is always a tragic event… However, Jack Rooke has another vision of this; in fact it permits him to find happiness and he will tell you why. Jack Rooke is regularly presenter on BBC’s radio 1 The Surgery as a panelist, comedian and writer. An emergent artist, he is acclaimed by the critic with this hilarious and well-made Soho Theatre production. Book a room at The Gulliver’s Hotel for happiness all along your stay!
29th May: Bourgeois & Maurice: How to save the world without really trying at Brighton Spiegeltent
Cabaret & Circus
Bourgeois & Maurice make their come back to Brighton Fringe! A resolutely funny show approaching at the same time burning issues, Bourgeois & Maurice think about saving the world. This production of the Soho Theatre is ready to sing to you its most beautiful songs full of energy and one shall not forget to be moved. Book a room at the Gulliver’s Hotel to have sweet night after this musical evening!
Enjoy Brighton, enjoy life!
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Spring 2017 Specials
Brighton has so much to offer from fabulous unique shopping experiences to concerts, culture, great restaurants and of course the seaside!
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May Half Term Breaks
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Brighton Festival and Fringe 2017
What's On in Brighton
This Spring has a great variety of events in happening in Brighton. See our choice picks here.
What's On in Brighton
There's always plenty to do and see in Brighton. Check out our Brighton What's On guide here or our choice picks of Brighton events listings. Alternatively view our guide to Brighton's; theatres, comedy clubs, nightclubs, sports clubs, Gay Brighton and North Laines. Or visit The Royal Pavilion, The Brighton Centre, The Brighton Dome, Brighton Marina, Brighton Pier or Brighton Theatre Royal.
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