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Tuesday 9 Dec 2016 - Latest Music Bar
INDIGO CLUB // December MEET @ 7.30pm - doors open for drinks, chats and meet-ups SHOW @ 9pm - live music & comedy from three top female acts DANCE @ 10.30pm - the dance floor is open for business until 2am... and this month's music theme is - MOVIE CLASSICS!! THIS MONTH'S CABARET ACTS... // LORRAINE BOWEN - She wowed the nation with her immense performance of The Crumble Song on Britain's Got Talent in 2015! Lorraine is a talented entertainer, songwriter and performer, bringing her unique brand of infectious comedy and fun to Indigo Club!! // THE DICK STUBBLE & MISS CLEE VARGE EXPERIENCE - Pelvis Lezzley and George Faithless will be here to entertain you with this award-winning drag king act! // ALICE FRICK - Stand-up comedy from Austrian whirlwind Alice Frick. “Witty and refreshingly spontaneous” - Austrian News “Funny, smooth, and absolutely original” - FM4 Radio Austria ... ENTRY – £8 from 7.30pm / £5 after 10.30pm only / 18+ ONLY Tickets on the door or in advance via WeGotTickets (booking fee applies) - ** INDIGO CLUB is intended as a social space for gay/bi/queer women but is NOT EXCLUSIVE - everyone is welcome regardless of gender or sexuality **
Wednesday 10 Dec 2016 - Hove Methodist Church
Fun Christmas concert with popular Christmas songs together with traditional carols. Lovely decorated venue , raffle, refreshments. Come along to get in the mood for Christmas. Concessions OAP £4.50, children under 10 free. Telephone for group concession bookings 07866 660748
Wednesday 10 Dec 2016 - The Bridge Adult community Centre.
A fun-packed festive and FREE event for all the family!! Santa's Grotto, a real-life Little Donkey, carol singing, story telling, facepainting, interactive workshops- including the live launch of 'The Bridge Pottery Throwdown'- plus gorgeous festive food from The Bridge Kitchen. Not to mention our own Christmas Market selling cards, gifts, delicious nibbles and treats... We're sure there's something for everyone!
Wednesday 10 Dec 2016 - Brighton Unitarian Church
BAZAAR Brighton showcasing unique collectables, emerging design, vegetarian food and one-of-a-kind art and craft in central Brighton, UK
Wednesday 10 Dec 2016 - Brighton Unitarian Church
BAZAAR Brighton & NIGHT BAZAAR Friday 9th September (7.30-10.30pm) & Saturday 10th September (11am - 5pm) Friday 7th October (7.30-10.30pm) & Saturday 8th September (11am - 5pm) Saturday 12th November (11am-5pm) Saturday 10th December (11am-5pm) Brighton Unitarian Church, New Rd, Brighton, UK. BN1 1UF A DIY Art, Design, Vintage & Curiosity Fair packed full of covetable treats & gifts! Much more than just a makers’ market, Bazaar Brighton is your gateway to a wonderful world of curios, fashion, collectables, natural products, food, kid's workshops and unique, one-of-a-kind artworks. A carefully curated, ever-evolving selection of independent stallholders, so you can buy direct from the designers, collectors, makers & artists themselves each month. The soundtrack is as diverse as the stock – you can shop to a soundtrack of everything from surf and calypso to psych rock and yodeling, with regular live music performances and sets from local DJs. Come inside and you’ll find a treasure trove of outstanding local talent showcasing the best in: • Vintage & couture fashion • Original gifts • Emerging designer goods • Antiques & salvage • Unique homewares • Up-cycled accessories • Limited edition original prints • Jaw-dropping jewellery • D.I.Y. art & craft • Collectors’ treasures • Local ‘zines • Natural, handmade cosmetics • Books and records Treats for freaks and geeks! Bazaar is edible, as well as delectable. We’ve got a sumptuous range of organic, local, vegan and gluten-free snacks to feast on – most of which are sourced locally. Enjoy a relaxing massage or facial, watch craft demos, do a workshop, try your luck with the unlucky dip, have your fortune told or your face painted, after you’ve shopped. Best of all, we’re in the heart of Brighton’s Lanes in the centre of town – the perfect launch pad into the city’s independent cafes, shops, venues, tourist hot spots and pubs. There is wheelchair/buggy access and wheelchair/buggy accessible toilets at BAZAAR. Come along and find something beautiful to covet at Bazaar… Best of all, we’re in the heart of Brighton’s Lanes – the perfect launch pad into the city’s independent cafes, shops and pubs. Come along and find something beautiful to covet at Bazaar… Questions? Email us at
Wednesday 10 Dec 2016 - St Bartholomew's Church
This one day contemporary craft and design fair, takes place in the beautiful St Bartholomews Church, just a 5 minute walk from Brighton Station. Sixty-five designer / makers will be selling their handcrafted work direct to the public. Ideal for late Christmas shoppers MADE BRIGHTON at St Bartholomews will offer original and beautiful ceramics, jewellery, home wares, glass work, wood works, textiles and more.
Thursday 11 Dec 2016 - Brighton Open Market
The Fairy Tale Fair is a whimsical themed craft fair in Brighton. After the success of it’s previous fairs The Fairy Tale Fair looks forward to returning for it's final Christmas special back at Brighton Open Market! Why not fall down the rabbit hole and explore it? The fair will comprise of almost 50 stalls selling a range of handmade crafts as we take over Brighton Open Market. These include gifts, jewellery, homewares, kids clothing, prints, cards, artwork, Christmas decorations, cosmetics, chocolates, glassware and more. There will also be live performers, face painting, and cafes. Perfect gifts for all and a great family day out! Get your gifts unique and all under one roof this Christmas and support local makers at the same time.
Sunday 14 Dec 2016 - The Windmill Pub
Join us at The Windmill for a Christmas sing along as the guys and girls from The Brighton City Singers get us in the festive spirit singing all your favourite Christmas songs and carols. There will be mulled cider, there will be Mariah Carey
Sunday 21 Dec 2016 - The Iron Duke
We are celebrating the solstice and our anniversary as a meet-up group. Please do come along to find out what we get up to :)
Thursday 25 Dec 2016 - British Airways i360
Celebrate Christmas with a flight to 450ft on British Airways i360, followed by a meal in the Belle Vue restaurant. Take the hard work out of the festive season and join us for a magical Christmas Day at British Airways i360. Celebrations start with a flight on the British Airways i360 pod at 12.30pm, before enjoying a sumptuous five-course Christmas Day Lunch in the Belle Vue restaurant. Main course options includes roast turkey with all the trimmings, pan-fried pheasant breast with smoked bacon, sherry and wild mushroom cream, braised venison with whisky and prune stew, Chichester lobster with crushed dill; or root vegetable mille feuille with spiced pumpkin puree and Jerusalem artichokes. The children’s menu includes favourites such as lemon and thyme roast chicken, pork sausages and mashed potato, and Sussex Charmer macaroni cheese. Prices £80 for adults, £77.50 for seniors or students, £32.50 for 13 – 15 year olds, £25 for children aged 4 – 12 years, £6.75 for under-4s. Resident Member prices £72.50 for adults, £30.00 for 13 – 15 year olds, £22.50 for children aged 4 – 12 years. Please call 03337 720 360 to book. Limited spaces available, click to Book Now. Click here to view Menus. Please contact to pre-order your meal before Friday 23rd December.
Sunday 14 Jan 2017 - Ropetackle Arts Centre
Baffled by Brexit? Trumped by Trump? Let John Crace, the Guardian’s parliamentary sketch writer, ease your path through the dramatically changing political landscape. John has sat through more select committees and listened to more speeches over the past few years than is good for any sane person, yet somehow he has still managed to retain a sense of humour. So join him for an evening of irreverent fun and prepare to be amazed by how little the government actually knows about what is going on!
Saturday 20 Jan 2017 - Ropetackle Arts Centre
Stand Up For Labour! Southwick radical performance poet Attila The Stockbroker has been a mainstay of the nationwide ‘Keep Corbyn/JC4PM’ tour, featuring a host of well-known names from comedy, poetry and music, which has been travelling the country campaigning for the re-election of the Labour leader and then celebrating his triumph! Attila has put together a storming bill featuring some of the mainstays of the tour alongside some of our best-known local performers in an action-packed fundraiser for our local Labour Party. It’ll be a great night. Featuring: Grace Petrie – fantastic young political singer-songwriter from Leicester, as seen at Glastonwick… Francesca Martinez – inspirational comedian, spoken word artist, author, actress and advocate of disability rights. Last seen at Ropetackle promoting her acclaimed book ‘What The F*** Is Normal?’ Richard Durrant – who, honestly, needs no introduction, local guitar wizard and socialist! Robb Johnson – incredibly respected radical songwriter and activist whose live performances are legendary and whose work is regularly performed by a wide variety of contemporary musicians from Roy Bailey to Barb Jungr. Laura Ward & The Risen Road – Shoreham’s finest folk balladeers. All compered by Attila with poetic interjections. All proceeds to East Worthing & Shoreham Constituency Labour Party. Organised by Attila The Stockbroker. WHAT'S ON Ropetackle listings JOIN OUR MAILING LIST email address JOIN VOLUNTEERING Get involved! You’ll love it WORKSHOPS & CLASSES Come along and learn HIRE ROPETACKLE Venue hire details OUTREACH Ropetackle in the community PAST EVENTS Who's performed at Ropetackle? SIMILAR EVENTS Beverley Craven Beverley Craven Pop Shoreham Ropetackle Barnstormers Comedy Club (Mar) Barnstormers Comedy Shoreham Ropetackle Richard Durrant – Candlelit Christmas Co... Richard Durrant Candlelit Christmas Concert Shoreham Ropetackle
Saturday 20 Jan 2017 - Brighton Cookery School
At Brighton Cookery School we're running our first meet up 'Restaurant Experience' open cookery class. This is set to be the start of the best social cooking and dining club. Before the 2-hour cookery session, you'll be greeted with Prosecco and canapés as you mingle and get to know your fellow budding chefs. Our team of professional chefs will lead you through your prep work, making sure you not only learn a trick or two but have some good fun in the process, with fine wines, beers and new friends! This will be followed by your 3-course meal in our private dining room and remember ALL beer, wine, soft drinks are included in the cover charge. A great social dining experience. Come together with other foodies and hone your culinary skills with our French Executive chef and his talented team. We can guarantee that you'll be going home with happy bellies, new culinary knowledge and skills and who knows, you may even meet some chums for life! When booking your place, please inform us of any dietary requirements, as we'll be designing the 3-course menu around the group requirements, so that they can all 'Learn, Cook, Eat' together. Once we've confirmed the menu, we'll email you the menu before the event. If you'd like to buy this as a Christmas Gift we'll post you gift vouchers, a gift letter and the menu so the foodie in your life has something to open at Christmas. LIMITED AVAILABILITY so book your place now by contacting us at Gift Vouchers available for Christmas. £75(+vat) - book 2 places and receive a 10% discount - Inclusive of prosecco and canapes on arrival, cookery tuition, 3-course meal and all beer, wine and soft drinks throughout practical and with your meal. Learn, Cook, Eat all whilst meeting new chums! PLEASE NOTE - Once you RSVP, please email us at, we'll send you a confirmation email and invoice to secure your booking.
Sunday 28 Jan 2017 - Brighton Dome Concert Hall
Singing for Sanctuary celebrates the incredibly vibrant and diverse communities of singers in Brighton and Hove (and beyond) by bringing us all together - under our wonderful Dome - to share a very special evening of music…with a message. Singing for Sanctuary is an eclectic and moving suite of songs and spoken word to explore the theme of safety and sanctuary. Our singers will have come from many different choirs, singing groups and backgrounds, and, having rehearsed independently, will come together on the day to create an unparalleled wall of sound! Featuring a diverse repertoire of song – from shape note to blues, Brazilian jazz to South African solidarity, and folk to (choral) big beat and including choral contributions from folk legend Peggy Seeger and gospel great John Mark Harrison intertwined with powerfully moving spoken word including works by Maya Angelou, Singing for Sanctuary is a brand new movement for Brighton – one which we hope will become an annual event. For this special event, we invite you to experience The Dome in a new way; the audience can choose to be seated in the choir stalls and on the stage of Brighton Dome’s Concert Hall, while being serenaded by our ‘surround sound’ choir in the auditorium! Tickets for this exclusive perspective will be available on a first come first served basis. Your support for this brand new annual choral happening will help to raise funds for Rise UK, Brighton Voices in Exile and Miss Represented (a Brighton Dome arts project for vulnerable young women). Audience tickets - £20 (£15 concession) – Available from Brighton Dome box office - Singer’s tickets - £28.50 (£20 concession) – Available from Brighton Sings website -
Monday 1 Feb 2017 - Brighton Cookery School
BRIGHTON COOKERY CLUB PASTA PERFECTION COOK AND RUN SESSION Our cook and run sessions are for those of you with not as much time to cook up a storm with us. These sessions are approximately an hour and a half. Pasta Perfection will see you create pasta dough from scratch, not as simple as it sounds, we'll be having no cracked pasta here! Once the pasta dough is made you'll create Tagliatelle and Ricotta and Spinach Tortellini. We'll package it up and send you on your way with new skills and fresh pasta for your next few nights tea. Complimentary glass of fizz on arrival! £25 all inclusive - once you've RSVP'd drop us an email at and we'll send you a confirmation email and invoice to secure your place. Limited numbers so book on quick! Gift vouchers available
Thursday 4 Feb 2017 - Martlets Hall
The Press Start to Join - Video Game events team are back at the Martlets Hall. We promise the usual mix of multiplayer games, tournaments and challenges. We will have a range of classics from Atari to Sony, Sega and Microsoft. The FIFA tournament will run again alongside a Mario Kart tournament too. The 8 PC Lan will be up and running and no doubt many of you will entertain us with your Rock Band and Guitar Hero skills. Pop in and stay as long as you like, we have 40 machines available to enjoy we look forward to seeing you there. The bar will be open and food is available Under 14's must be accompanied by an adult
Sunday 14 Feb 2017 - Brighton Cookery School
“All you need is love. But a little chocolate now and then doesn't hurt.” IT'S OUR VALENTINE'S CHAMPAGNE & TRUFFLES COUPLES SESSION! Join us, with your Valentine for an evening of Champagne, Canapes and Chocolate making delights! You'll be greeted on arrival with champagne and canapes as our Master Chocolatier introduces you to our team and your fellow chocolatiers for the evening. The chocolate workshop will last approximately 2 hours, this will include making Champagne and Dark Chocolate Chilli ganaches, tempering chocolate and then hand rolling your truffles before you choose the packaging for your loved one to take with them as a memento of this exclusive event. We'll keep the canapes served throughout the session and make sure your glass never runs dry as you and your loved one are led through making your Champagne truffles and dark chocolate Chilli truffles. You'll be taking home a bag of each per couple. Romance lives on at the Brighton Cookery School! We've limited this class to 15 couples, so be sure to book your place soon to avoid disappointment. To book - email us at info@brightoncookeryschool with both your names and a contact telephone number. We'll email you a confirmation and invoice for the event. Your place is not secured until payment is received. £95p/p inclusive - Includes 2-hour chocolate and truffle workshop, Champagne and canapes on arrival, wine and beer unlimited throughout the session, a smorgasbord of filling canapes will be served throughout the evening and take home a bag of Champagne Truffles and a bag of Dark Chocolate Chilli Truffles per couple. If you've any queries, please don't hesitate to get in touch, All the best, Brighton Cookery School 01273674911 Please note this session is not suitable for the following dietary requirements: vegans, dairy intolerant, lactose intolerant - apologies!
Tuesday 23 Feb 2017 - The American Express Community Stadium
This amazing exhibition, consisting of over 40 exhibitors, 8 taster workshops, networking AND a Q&A session, is a must attend if you are thinking… -About a burning business idea but have no-clue where to begin -‘I just can’t risk it’ or ‘What if I fail’ – do you have the FEAR? -I don’t have the time or money -How do I grow my business – what next -I’m just not confident in my skills anymore – I’d be useless -I have no idea what’s out there – can I really do something from home or outside the 9-5? YOU ARE NOT ALONE All of the thoughts mentioned above are comments from mums just like you, who attended our previous events. There are very real challenges, emotions and decisions to be made about your career or business and that’s ok. YOU CAN STILL BE A BRILLIANT MUM Whilst following your hearts and dreams, keep your talents alive or learn new ones. We are here to help you on your mission and #shootforthemoon - that's why our events exist. Come along and you will see first hand how other mums do it. YOU’D BE CRAZY TO MISS OUT We will only be in Brighton once in 2017 – it’s too good an opportunity to miss. Attendance is totally FREE and all content is optional, spend the day how you want and suffer no sales pitches! In addition to all the amazing content you will get our famous ‘Enterpriser Handbook’ AND a goody bag. Best of all the events are child-friendly, so if you can’t get childcare you can bring the little ones along. REGISTER FOR YOUR FREE PLACE RIGHT HERE BUT BE QUICK AS WE ONLY HAVE LIMITED SPACE Amex Community Stadium, Village Way, BN1 9BL - Thursday 23rd Feb 2017, The venue has FREE on-site parking, is on a bus route and has a its own train station. We can’t wait to see you there Lindsey & Lucy
Tuesday 23 Feb 2017 - The American Express Community Stadium
The Mums Enterprise Roadshow brings together over 40 exhibitors, 8 taster workshops, networking and a Q&A panel specifically curated for mums seeking inspiration and those wanting to start or grow a business. Topics are focused around Freelancing, Funding, Franchising, Starting and Growing a Business. The next one-day event takes place at the AMEX Community Stadium in Brighton on Thursday 23rd February 2017. The event is free to attend and truly has the potential to change the working and business future of those who attend. The events are relaxed, fun, inspirational and best of all child-friendly. Find out more information and register for your free place on our website
Sunday 7 May 2017 - Madiera Drive,
The London to Brighton Run brings together old commercial vehicles for a spectacular display on the sea front. Historic vans, lorries, buses, military and steam vehicles, all take part in this colourful event. The vehicles are selected exclusively from members of the Historic Commercial Vehicle Society.
Wednesday 3 Jul 2017 - Jury Inn Hotel
Conference Series LLC is privileged to announce “International Conference on Cancer & Tumor Immunology” which will be held during July 03-05, 2017 in Thailand, Bangkok which includes prompt keynote presentations, Oral talks, Poster presentations and Exhibitions. Cancer-Tumor Immunology 2017 highlighting the theme “Explore the Possibilities in the Field of Cancer and Tumor” provides an excellent opportunity to share views, exchange knowledge and establish research collaborations & networking. Cancer Immunology will mainly target Fellows, nurse practitioners, nurses, physician assistants, researchers, and other health care professionals interested in the treatment of cancer and Tumor. Cancer Immunology conference acts as a bridge between academics and business to offer them a common platform to interact and share ideas.
Thursday 11 Sep 2017 - Sallis Benney Theatre
Conferences Series LLC invites the participants from all over the world to attend Global Congress on Pediatric Psychiatry during Sep 11-12, 2017 at San Antonio, USA. The theme of the conference is based on “Challenges in Mental Illness & Differential Procedures of Diagnosis and Therapy”.
Wednesday 31 Dec 2016 - The George Payne
-GET YOUR MASK ON- Get your silliest, craziest or outlandish masks on and come join us at The George Payne for a New Years Eve to remember. 5pm-9pm Mini NYE Party (for the little un's) with mocktails, tunes, fun, treats & prizes for the best mask. CHILDREN WELCOME UNTILL 9PM! 9pm- 3am Let the grown ups fun begin with a DJ playing party tunes, Prosecco cocktails, midnight chimes. FREE ENTRY FOR ALL | Food service 12-9:30pm PLUS Kids make your own mask station all throughout Dec Mon-Fri 3-5pm | Sat-Sun 12-5pm
Wednesday 31 Dec 2016 - The Poets Corner
THE POETS PROHIBITION Dress the part and come celebrate the starts of 2017 with us 1920s Style at The Poets Ale and Smoke House FREE ENTRY 9pm-3am Secret Cards Room where you can play: Poker Black Jack Roulette 1920s Theme Music ALL NIGHT LIVE MUSIC from 9pm Lady Grey Jazz, Soul, Funk and Blues Sponsored by Brighton Gin Serving special Brighton Rock Cocktails all night It's going to be a roaring ol' night!
Sunday 28 Sep 2017 - Evolution Arts
The theme of the Green Energy Congress 2017 is “Share & acquire knowledge on utilization of natural resources” with an objective to help Ecologist, Environmental Analysts, Environmental Chemists, Environmental Engineers, New Environmental Technologies Developers, Industry Professionals and Scholars in Environmental related areas to move beyond the boundaries of conventional yet ever changing Concepts. As the theme suggests the conference intends to accumulate specialists and pioneers from across the globe in order to counter the economic under-evaluation Ecologist Environmental Specialist, Industry professionals may face in their practice. The direct approach and unique sessions of this Green Energy conference stand out from all its peers.
Monday 15 Mar 2017 - Our House
Annual Conference on Cardiology 2017 Conference Series LLC invites you to attend the Annual Conference on Cardiology 2017 to be held at London, UK during March 15-17, 2017. Heart Conference 2017 will bring together world-class cardiologists, researchers, surgeons, professors and scientists. Undoubtedly the participant at this Cardiology congress will be able to exchange with the best experts and will return home with extensive knowledge. For further details visit: Contact Email ID:
Monday 22 May 2017 - Martlets Hall
12th Global Ophthalmology Conference is one of the Mexican Ophthalmology Conferences held at Mexico City, Mexico, in May 22-24, 2017. Global Ophthalmology Conference invites eminent personalities in the field of ophthalmology, to bridge the gap between large and medium pharmaceutical, ophthalmology and diagnostic companies, leading universities and clinical research institutions making the conference a perfect platform to share experience, foster collaborations across industry and academia across globe. Global ophthalmology is focused with the theme of “Visualizing the Global Advancements in Ophthalmology” to enhance the research in Ophthalmology globally. Ophthalmology Congresses are organised to know emerging research and developments in Ophthalmology and American Academy of Ophthalmology, AAO association, AAO 2016, AAO congress, World Ophthalmology Congress are some associations and meetings which are focusing and supporting these researchers of American Ophthalmology in American countries.
Wednesday 3 Jul 2017 - Barcombe Village Hall
Conference Series LLC is privileged to announce “International Conference on Cancer & Tumor Immunology” which will be held during July 03-05, 2017 in Thailand, Bangkok which includes prompt keynote presentations, Oral talks, Poster presentations and Exhibitions. Cancer-Tumor Immunology 2017 highlighting the theme “Explore the Possibilities in the Field of Cancer and Tumor” provides an excellent opportunity to share views, exchange knowledge and establish research collaborations & networking. Cancer Immunology will mainly target Fellows, nurse practitioners, nurses, physician assistants, researchers, and other health care professionals interested in the treatment of cancer and Tumor. Cancer Immunology conference acts as a bridge between academics and business to offer them a common platform to interact and share ideas.
Tuesday 2 Nov 2017 - The American Express Elite Football Performance Centre,
Organizing Committee welcomes you to attend 3rd Global Summit On Heart Diseases from November 02-04, 2017 in Bangkok, Thailand. Cardiology Conferences regards each one of the individuals to go to the "3rd Global Summit On Heart Diseases" amidst November 02-04, 2017 in Bangkok, Thailand which melds brief keynote presentations, speaker talks, Exhibition, Symposia, Workshops. Heart Diseases Congress is one of the Cardiology conferences which will be visited by all the prestigious cardiologists, cardiology surgeons, fiery inspectors, postgraduates, affiliations, business meanders under a solitary rooftop.
Monday 8 Dec 2016 - University of Brighton - Gallery
University of Brighton staff and students open the doors for a Pop-up Makers' Fair in the University Gallery at Grand Parade this December, offering art and craft items for sale to everyone. An ideal time to shop for gifts and to celebrate the creative and entrepreneurial talents at the University of Brighton. The market will be open to the public on: Thursday 8 December 12 – 6pm Friday 9 December 10am – 6pm Saturday 10 December 10am – 6pm Sunday 11 December 12 – 4pm University of Brighton Gallery, 58-65 Grand Parade, Brighton, BN2 0JY.

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