Also known as the Happiest 5k on the Planet, the Colour Run is a unique colour race that celebrates healthiness, happiness, individuality, and giving back to the community. Less about your 10-minute-mile and more about having the time of your life, It is a five-kilometre, un-timed race in which thousands of participants are doused from head to toe in different colours at each kilometre.
RamJam creative digital studio in collaboration with Brighton Animators Network Group, Bang!, present “Little Bo…” etc. A community game, that will give you the chance to see the work of local animators and artists and win prizes too. Little Bo Beep has come to town to check out The Brighton Digital Festival and managed to lose all her sheep! Help her to find them by spotting the sheep stickers and posters spread around Brighton and Hove during the Festival.
40 millions riders are expected to take part in this incredible annual motorcycle ride which will be held on Sunday 14 September departing from The Ace Cafe, North Circular Road, London at 10:30. Upon arrival at Madeira Drive, Brighton, there will be hundreds of thousands of club and trade stands, an infinite multitude of displays from leading motorcycle manufactures, special invited guests, plus talks and live music. Here’s a few more details.
01/09/2014 – 28/09/2014 Various Venues
The city of Brighton & Hove is hosting the Digital Festival once again for the whole of September! As part of a collaboration between hackers, gigglers, spacemen, nutters, aliens, tech-companies and various art organisations, Lighthouse and Arts Council England are thrilled to announce a season filled with events, exhibitions, games, performances, such as augmented reality, 3D architecture and digital design. All will be rigorously virtual so none of it will be actually real, what’s real is the dosh you will have to lift out of your wallet in order to get in. http://brightondigitalfestival.co.uk.
21/08/2014 – Madeira Drive
Brighton Bikers’ Nights are back again this month with a vengeance. This summer ride out destination for spacecycles will take place on Madeira Drive opposite the Colonnade Cafes on August 21st from 7-9.30pm. You’ll get a chance to mingle with the teams from the Brighton Motorcycle Action Group, Brightona, SERV Sussex, and the Air Ambulance in addition to our very own SSRP riders. Be ready for a space ride too, you never know.
Preston Park – 30/08/2014
Get a taste of this interesting nation at Thai Festival Brighton in Preston Park. Soak up the atmosphere of the mice festival season during a day filled with Thai food, lady boy shows, living cooking demonstrations, traditional massages, and eating competitions. Children will also be kept busy with a fun fair, fashion show, and Muay Thai boxing coaching. Click here to find out more.
Now a firm fixture in the calendar, August bank holiday will see the Mod Scene return to its spiritual home. Last year’s party will be hard to eclipse but we will have a jolly good go.Ten years ago NUT’s started the Brighton Mod/60s weekender in the fabulous Komedia venue a short walk from the lanes. A really good buzz has been building so check out the full program here. Doors open 9.30pm-3.30am/ Tickets £8
Brunswick Square – 16/08/2014 – 17/08/2014
The festival has reached its 33rd anniversary thank to the passionate and hard working local residents of Hove. It is expected to gather people by the thousands again this year as it’s the longest running event in the metropolis so far. Lots of cool activities to join in, live music and plenty of outdoors events will be on the list as well as an awesome market area with brik and brac, home goods and lot more. The event includes “Rural Day” featuring a dog show, arts and crafts, and conservation stalls (St. Anne’s Well Gardens 1pm – 6pm).
Various Location – 01/08/2014
Pride in Brighton and Hove this year, Brightons celebration of its gay community, is taking place in Preston Park, same as last year. It still promises to be a fantastic week of events engaging the whole town with the Parade and Park being big features. It will be Pride’s 22th Anniversary! More info here.
Brighton Pride’s fun run, community sports Day and picnic is coming this summer. Lots are expected to troll along to Preston Park and to join a variety of camp courses. The inaugural 5k Pride Rainbow Run takes place on Sunday 27th July on Preston Park. Forget 118 118, this megatastic fun run will be full of fun and cam affrotatic kitch glamour. Here for more info.