Burning the Clocks


 “Burning the Clocks” is at the door!! It is a unique community event created by Same Sky that brings the whole city together to mark the shortest day of the year. Local people make their own paper and willow lanterns and after processing through the city, they pass them into a blazing bonfire on Brighton beach, as a token of the year’s end. For more info click here!

Sleeping Beauty

05/12/2014 – 17/01/2015

Emporium bring you a world of winter wonder with their new interpretation of timeless classic Sleeping Beauty. A knight, a princess, a witch and a dragon – all are present and correct in a merry mix of myth and magic for all the family from the venue that brought you last year’s yuletide hit Cinders. Click here for more info! Official Website.

Christmas Markets at the Open Market!

20 Dec 2014 – 21 Dec 2014

As every year the Open Market will be home to an exciting range of festive Christmas markets providing space for hundreds of local artists, makers and craftspeople to sell their creations. Stalls of affordable vintage fashion, accessories, home-wares and collectables, jewellery to antique furniture, hand-made gifts will be present and more. Make sure your wallet isn’t starving. For more information about events happening at the market, please contact Lisa Lepki on lisa@ethicalproperty.co.uk

Brighton Platinum Holiday on Ice 2014

Brighton Centre   06/01/2015 – 11/01/2015

PLATINUM is a tribute to 70 years of HOLIDAY ON ICE, your special guest MC will be your guide as the show gracefully glides through skating traditions past and present. Popular elements and surprising moments come together on the ice for an incomparable show experience, which will enchant audiences of all ages. Click here for more info.

Brighton Christmas Fair 2014

13/12/2014 – 11am-5pm

http://whatson.brighton.co.uk/imageresizer/image.php/image.jpg?height=170&image=/images/events/banner.jpgThis is a great opportunity to buy those extra presents, special stocking fillers and Secret Santas for loved ones, family, friends, work colleagues or even your enemies! Choose from greetings cards, Christmas bling, Winter warmers, bespoke designer clothes, glassware, board games, abstract art, Art Deco inspired wooden boxes and so much more.

One Man, Two Guvnors in Brighton

16/12/2014 – 04/01/2015

One Man, Two Guvnors Tickets at Theatre Royal Brighton, BrightonOne Man, Two Guvnors is a glorious celebration of British comedy featuring a unique, laugh-out-loud mix of satire, songs, slapstick and glittering one-liners. This internationally acclaimed smash-hit has been seen by over one million people worldwide. Adapted from Carlo Goldoni’s 1743 comedy Servant of Two Master. http://www.atgtickets.com/venues/theatre-royal-brighton

Santa Dash 2014

13/12/14 Home Promenade 10.30am

slider3Hundreds of runners dressed up as Santa to run 5k for charity Passing It On in the annual Santa Dash run along Brighton & Hove seafront. Santa Dash is a charity run for Passing It On that works tirelessly to build schools and support education in some of the poorest parts of Africa. Good to know that Santas are keeping fit for the Christmas delivery runs !  http://www.santadashbrighton.co.uk

DRILL Brighton 2014


Image-DRILL-800x500Upwards of 100 bands, artists, films, talks and exhibitions, across 14 different venues, across 4 days. The Old Market is pleased to be hosting part of DRILL : BRIGHTON, a four day festival taking place across Brighton, December 2014.  More Information: www.drillfestival.com / www.facebook.com/drillfestival / www.twitter.com/drillfestival Weekend tickets – £70 and day tickets – £17.50 to £22.50 are Available Online at: SeeTickets (External Box Office Link) and from Resident Music, North Laine, Brighton (01273 606312).

The Christmas Artists Open Houses 2014


http://thelatest.co.uk/files/2012/11/Chichester-Prospect.jpgThe Christmas Artists Open Houses festival is thrilled to be celebrating its 12th birthday this year and is offering visitors an even bigger and more exciting range of arts and crafts to explore. Spread throughout Brighton and Hove, Saltdean, Rottingdean and out to the South Downs village of Ditchling, the Artists Open Houses Christmas festival offers a wealth of wonderful things for you to view, experience and buy this Christmas. http://www.aoh.org.uk/xmas-2014-festival-home