March of the Mermaids 2015

18 Jul 2015

Mermaids, mystic sea creatures and seafaring folk of all kinds will once again be invading the shores of Brighton & Hove seafront this July, to take part in a colourful cavalcade in celebration of our seas and sea life. The aim of the parade is to help raise awareness of marine conservation issues and this year the event is in collaboration with Brighton based organisation, WhaleFest. All profit made on the day will be donated to the World Cetacean Alliance. Click here for more details.

Takepart Brighton 2015

Takepart is a community sport and physical activity event which is slowly becoming one of the largest in the country. A full on two weeks of outdoor activities, taster sessions, stalls and more for either kids or adults, young and not-so-young, anyone is welcome and have fun and get active as part of a healthy lifestyle in Brighton & Hove.

Wild Life Festival 2015

A NEW festival is heading to Brighton this summer, hitting Brighton City Airport over the weekend of June 6 & 7 2015. The festival will run throughout the day, with the night’s entertainment ending at 1am on the Saturday, and midnight on the Sunday. SJM have confirmed the festival will offer shuttle transfers back to University campuses in Brighton to those with a valid ticket. Click here for tickets.

Brighton Artists Open Houses 2015

Saturday 2nd – Sunday 24th May    

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The Oriental is currently hosting the Artist Open Houses! Some of our local artists work is on display! You must come to visit us! We have a funky lounge and a super duper bar where you can relax with a drink. The Artists Open Houses festival provides a unique experience for visitors, where they can view an array of works and buy from local artists and makers in their homes and selected venues. Find out more here!

London to Brighton Jaguar Run

26th April 2015 at 09-00 am

Unionjag is happy to announce its’ first Brighton Run. Alhough this is the 17th annual event to be held, Union Jag are very excited to be taking part. On sunday the some 300+ Jaguars will take to the roads of Kent and East Sussex and head for the fabulous Brighton.The morning starts with breakfast allowing time to view all the cars as they arrive and depart. Then off into the Garden of England to take a fabulous scenic route.

Whalefest 2015

13/03/2015 – 15/03/2015

WhaleFest is a non-profit event which raises funds for the World Cetacean Alliance (WCA). The WCA is the only global partnership of organisations and individuals working to protect whales and dolphins. This year passions will be stirred by live performances, films, talks, comedy, exhibitions, music and inspiring activities for all ages. Campaigning once more to see whales and dolphins released from tanks to live wild and free, WhaleFest will once again attract people from all over the world as we anticipate an audience of 12,000+ from over 40 countries.