Brighton Festival; May: This is the month for festivals in Brighton, starting with this, the largest multi-arts festival in England. Come for music, theatre, circus, art, film, and family activities.
Brighton Fringe; May: One of the largest fringe festivals in the world, this event attracts more than 700 acts ranging from comedy to cabaret and club nights.
Artists Open Houses; May and December: Take this twice-yearly chance to snoop behind the closed doors of Brighton’s many artists.
Brighton Pride; August: As one of the world’s most LGBT-friendly cities, you know this is going to be a good one. The parade takes over the city streets, and is followed by a ticketed party in Preston Park.