Its getting to that time of year again where Brighton’s busy antics are on it’s way to enlighten us with music, food, beer and all round fun. Between April and August we have listed some of the biggest and best festivals that are coming to Brighton once again for 2017. Need some activities to do over Easter and Summer this year? These ones are to not be missed. You want to know the best part? Most of them are free!
Mammothfest @ The Arch – 16th April
Bringing some of the finest death metal acts to Brighton over this Easter weekend, we have Mammothfest. Biggest single shows to date, they are back for another successful year. With 17 band playing over 2 stages and for only £15!
The Arch, 189 King’s Road, Brighton, East Sussex, BN1 1NB
Foodie Festival @ Hove Lawns – 29th April – 1st May
Announcing the return to the UK’s biggest celebration of food and drink this year. Visual and culinary feasts and new and exciting healthy living are the focus of this years festival.
£14 for weekend ticket.
Hove Lawns, Hove, East Sussex, BN3 2WN
Brighton Fringe Festival @ Various Locations – 5th May – 4th June
England’s largest arts festival is returning this year to stimulate, educate and entertain a diverse range of people through various different art forms. Taking place 5th May – 4th June, this would be a great place to spend the bank holiday and half term break. A wide array of critically acclaimed show and performers are set to appear as always.
Prices vary on location / event.
Various locations, Brighton, E Sussex, BN1 1EE
Music Fest @ Brighton Pier – 14th May
Brighton Pier and Peter Joannou, Brighton’s singing barber are set to host Musicfest on the pier in aid of Cancer Research UK. Live performance from Tom Baxter, Amya-Ray, Sam Tier, Winter Thieves, Sylvia Rota and many more.
Horatio’s On Brighton Palace Pier, 15-16 Madeira Drive, Brighton, East Sussex, BN2 1TW
Wildlife Festival @ Brighton City Airport – 9th -10th June
Wildlife Festival returns for the second weekend of June at Brighton city airport. Announcing for their third consecutive year with first headline announcement, FATBOY.
£105 Weekend ticket.
Brighton City Airport, Shoreham-By-Sea, East Sussex, BN43 5FF
Funk the Format Festival + Funk the Family Festival @ Hove Park – 17th – 18th June
Funk the Format Music festival with outdoor stages and amazing headline acts. Club Tropicana DJ tent, Cirque du Funk, licensed bars, tasty food and much more!
Outdoor Funk the Family festival with a fantastic musical line-up, circus shows, trapeze workshops, 360 cinema, food and drinks and great atmosphere.
Various ticket prices.
Hove Park, Goldstone Crescent, Hove, East Susssex, BN3 6LS