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 LIST OF OUTDOOR EVENTS 2011

This list was last updated on  4 April 2011.
Details are correct at time of going to print, but may be subject to change.
Please call 01273 292711 for up to date information on any event
Events in italics are provisional

 

Date Title Description Location

 

 

 

 

Sat 8 Jan

Sussex County Cross Country Championships

Annual Cross Country Tournament

Stanmer Park

Sat/Sun 22/23 Jan

Date With Nature Starling Watch

Starling Murmuration Event

Old Paddling Pool

Wed 2 – Tues 8 Feb

Parking for Brighton Centre

Parking for Brighton Centre

Madeira Drive

Sat 5 Feb

Sussex Yr 5/6 Cross Country Championships

Annual Cross Country Tournament

Stanmer Park

Sun 20 Feb

The Sussex Beacon Half Marathon

Annual Charity Half Marathon

Seafront/City Centre

Wed 23 Feb

Rays of Sunshine

Cadbury’s Freetrade Promotion

Old Paddling Pool

Sun 13 Mar

Martlets Spring Sponsored Walk

Charity Sponsored Walk

Hove Lagoon to Brighton Pier

Tues 15 Mar

Special Date in the Persian Calender

Annual Event

Seafront by Bowling Club

Tues 15 Mar

Traditional Iranian Event

Annual Event

Seafront adjacent to Fortune of War

Sat 19 Mar

Holi

Hindu Religious Event

Stanmer Park

Sat 19 Mar

InCarNation

Modern Car Event

Madeira Drive

Sun 20 Mar

Pioneer Run

Vintage Motor Cycle rally

Madeira Drive

Sun 20 Mar

FODIS Sponsored Walk

Downs Infant School S/W

Preston Park

Sun 27 Mar

Martlets Spring Sponsored walk

Sponsored Walk

Seafront General

Sat/Sun 2/3 Apr

Food and Drink Festival

Food and Drink Market

New Road

Sat 2 Apr

Challenge 66

ABF Soldiers Charity Marathon

Hove Park

Sun 3 April

Charity Walk

B & H Seventh-day Adventist Church

Seafront

Thurs 7 – Sun 10 Apr

Funfair

Annual Funfair

Carden Park

Sun 10 Apr

Brighton Marathon

Annual Charity Marathon

Madeira Drive

Thurs 14 Apr

ARMA 5K Run

British Society of Rheumatology

Seafront

Sat/Sun 16/17 Apr

Chocolate Festival

Chocolate themed food festival

New Road

Sat/Sun 16/17 Apr

VMCC Run

Vintage Motorcycle Club Run

Hove No 1 Lawn

Sun 17 Apr

Charitable Street Collection

Compassion in World Farming

Seafront

Sun 17 Apr

London to Brighton Jaguar Run

Annual Jaguar Run

Madeira Drive

Sun 24 Apr

‘Passion’

Easter Sunday Play

Old Paddling Pool

Thurs 28 Apr-Sat 7 May

Funfair

Funfair

The Level

Fri 29 April

Brighton Mitre Cycling Races

Annual Cycling Club Evening Races

Hove Park

Sat 30 Apr-Mon 30 May

Ladyboys of Bangkok

Annual Festival Cabaret Show

Victoria Gardens

Sat 30 Apr- Mon 2 May

Foodies Festival

Food and Drink event

Hove Lawns

Sun 1 May

Stonewall Equality Walk

Charity Sponsored Walk

City Centre/Seafront

Sun 1 May

HCVS London to Brighton Run

Golden Jubilee HCVS Run

Madeira Drive

Sun 1 May

Wedding

Wedding reception

St Ann’s Well Gardens

Sun 1 May

Fast and Fresh

1K & 5K Barefoot or Minimalist Shoe Run

Stanmer Park

Fri 6 May

Hove Park Youth Races

Annual Cycling Event

Hove Park

Sat 7 May

Seedy Saturday Seedling Swap

Agriculture Information Event

Preston Park

Sat 7- Sun 29 May

I Leave My Mark

Fundraising Fringe event

Beach Hut 44 (w/e only)

Sat/Sun 7/8 May

Brighton Open Magnets

Fringe event  magnets on seafront

Brighton Seafront

Sat 7 May

Children’s Parade

Inaugural Festival event

City Centre/Madeira Drive

Sat 7 – 15 May

To Be Me

A One-on-One of Public thoughts & ideas

Grassed area outside St Peters Church

Sat 7 – Sun 29 May

Brighton Festival/Fringe

Arts Festival

Various

Sun 8 May

MG Run

London to Brighton MG Rally

Madeira Drive

Sun 8 May

MSYMFL Small Sided Tournament

Annual Football Tournament

Waterhall

Sun 8 May

Seagulls FC

Mini Football Tournament

Stanmer Park

Sun 8 May

Friends of Withdean Park

Lilac Lark Fair

Withdean Park

Mon 9 May- Sun 5 Jun

Tarnished Earth

Environmental Exhibition

East Street Bastion

Tues 10 – Sun 22 May

International Circus

Festival Circus

Preston Park

Thurs 12 May

Marathon Van Pull

Sussex Police Van Pull

City Centre

Thurs 12 – Sat 14 May

The Great Escape Music Festival

Weekend Music Festival with Outdoor Gigs

City Centre/Seafront

Fri 13 May

Little Red Ridin’ Hoodie

Festival outdoor event

The Level

Sat 14 May

Moulsecoomb Fun Day

Annual Community Fayre

Wild Park

Sun 15 May

MSYMFL Small Sided Tournament

Annual Football Tournament

Waterhall

Sun 15 May

London to Brighton Mini Run

Mini Rally finishing point

Madeira Drive

Sun 15 May           

Mackerel Fayre

Annual blessing of the nets

Fishing Museum - Seafront

Sun 15 May

Superheroes Run

Charity Sponsored run

Hove Lawns

Sun 15 May

Sussex Heart Charity S/W

Sponsored Walk

Seafront General

Fri 20 May

Brighton Mitre Cycling Races

Annual Cycling Club Evening Races

Hove Park

Fri 20 – Mon 23 May

Funfair

Funfair

Victoria Rec, Portslade

Sun 22 May

St Ann’s Well Gardens Friends Spring Celebrations

Community festival

St Ann’s Well Gardens

Sun 22 May

Football Tournament

Annual Football Tournament

Waterhall Playing Fields

Fri 27 – Mon 30 May

Funfair

Funfair

Hove Promenade

Sat 28 May

Picnic in the Park

Orchard Nursery Picnic

Queens Park

Sat 28-Sun 29 May

Kite Festival

Annual Kite Festival

Stanmer Park

Sun 29 May

London to Brighton 2CV Rally

Annual 2CV rally & display

Hove Park

Mon 30 May

Hove Lions Carnival

Annual Family Carnival

Hove Park

Fri 3 June

Hove Park Youth Races

Annual Cycling Event

Hove Park

Sun 5 June

Springwatch

Annual countryside event

Stanmer Park

Sun 5 June

Classic Car Run

Annual London to Brighton Run

Madeira Drive

Sun 5 June

Hanover Day

Community Festival

Hanover District

Sun 5 June

Hove Park Road Races

Annual Races

Hove Park

Sat 11 June

Seagulls FC Mini Football Tournament

Mini Football Tournament

Waterhall Playing Fields

Sat/Sun 11/12 June

Seafront Date With Nature

RSPB Event

Old Paddling Pool

Sun 12 June

St Dunstan’s Seaside Saunter

Fundraising Walk

Peace Statue to St Dunstan’s

Sun 12 June

Concours D’Elegance

Classic Car Display

Stanmer Park

Sun 12 June

Brighton Blast!

Adventure Race

Various

Thurs 16 – Mon 20 June

Caravan Club Site

Caravan Club site to support the L2B Bike Ride

Happy Valley Park, Woodingdean

Fri 17 June

Brighton Mitre Cycling Races

Annual Cycling Club Evening Races

Hove Park

Fri 17 June

Martlets Midnight Walk

Annual Charity Night Walk

City Centre

Sat 18 June

Lions Fayre

Annual Rottingdean Fayre

Rottingdean Village Green

Sun 19 June

London to Brighton Bike Ride

Charity Bike Ride

City Centre/Seafront

Thurs/Fri 23/24 June

St Christopher’s School

A Midsummer Nights Dream

Hove Park near model railway

Sat 25 June

Soul by the Sea

Religious Celebration

Old Paddling Pool

Sat 25 June

Take Part Festival

Annual Sports Festival

Preston Park

Sun 26 June

South Downs National Park Authority Display Caravan

Information Stand for South Downs National Park

East Street Bastion

Sun 26 June

Elton John Concert

Elton John pop concert

County Cricket Ground

Sun 26 June

Roedean School Pier to Pier Swim

125 yr celebration sea swim

West Pier – Brighton Pier

Fri 1 July

Hove Park Youth Races

Annual Cycling Event

Hove Park

Sat/Sun 2/3 July

Race For Life

Annual Cancer Research 5km run

Stanmer Park

Sat/Sun 2/3 July

Paddle Round The Pier

Seafront Festival

Hove Lawns/Promenade

Sun 3 July

Friends of Brunswick Square

Brunswick Town Art Fair

Brunswick Square Gardens

Tues 5 July

The Big Toddle

Charity Children’s Walk

Preston Park

Thurs 7 July

Evening Football Tournament

Small football tournament

Waterhall Playing Fields

Sat 9 July

Shakedown

Music Event

Stanmer Park

Sat 9 July

Montessori School

Summer Fair

Blakers Park

Sun 10 July

Capital to Coast Bike Ride

Charity Bike Ride

Hove Lawns

Wed 13 July

Sun Fun Day

U3A Fun Day

Stanmer Park

Thurs 14 – Sun 17 July

Beer Festival

Brighton Outdoor Beer Festival

Old Paddling Pool

Fri 15 July

Brighton Mitre Cycling Races

Annual Cycling Club Evening Races

Hove Park

Sat 16 July

Saltdean Gala Day

Community Festival

Saltdean Oval

Sat 16 July

Pier to Pier Swim

Brighton Swimming Club Sea Swim

West Pier to Brighton Pier

Sun 17 July

RSPCA Open Day & Dog Show

Annual Dog Show

Braypool

Wed 20 July

Phoenix 10km run

Evening 10km running event

Hove Seafront

Sat 23 – Sun 24 July

Bungee on the Beach

Sponsored bungee jump

Hove Lawns

Sun 24 July

South Downs National Park Authority Display Caravan

Information Stand for South Downs National Park

East Street Bastion

Fri 29 July

Blueberry Nursery School

Annual Picnic

St Annes Well Garden

Sun 31 July

Mencap

A Walk to Remember

Seafront by Pier

Fri 5 – Tues 30 Aug

Climate Connections Exhibition

Environment Awareness Exhibition

Brighton Seafront

Fri 5 Aug

Hove Park Youth Races

Annual Cycling Event

Hove Park

Sat 6 Aug

Rottingdean Village Fair

Annual Village Fair

Rottingdean Village Green

Sat 13 Aug

Pride

Pride Parade & Festival in Park

City Centre/Preston Park

Sun 14 Aug

Dog Show

Brunswick Festival Dog Show

St Ann’s Well Gardens

Sun 14 Aug

RNIB Sponsored Walk

Sponsored Walk

Seafront General

Sun 14 Aug

Safe Haven for Donkeys in Holyland

Sponsored Walk

Seafront General

Thurs 18 – Tues 30 Aug

Zippos Circus

Annual Summer Circus

Hove No 1 Lawn

Thurs/Fri 18/19 Aug

Seafront Date With Nature

RSPB Event

Old Paddling Pool

Sat 20 Aug

Superheroes Sponsored Walk

Fancy dress sponsored walk

Seafront General

Sat/Sun 20/21 Aug

Brunswick Festival

Annual Community Festival

Brunswick Square Lawns

Sat/Sun 20/21 Aug

999 Day

Emergency Services Displays

Hove Lawns

Mon 22 Aug

Seafront Date With Nature

RSPB Event

Old Paddling Pool

Thurs/Fri 25/26 Aug

Seafront Date With Nature

RSPB Event

Old Paddling Pool

Sun 28 Aug

South Downs National Park Authority Display Caravan

Information Stand for South Downs National Park

East Street Bastion

Sat 3 Sept

Martlet’s Ride to the coast

Overnight bike ride finish

Madeira Drive

Sun 4 Sept

Sponsored Walk for the Animals

Sponsored Walk

Seafront General

Sat 10 Sept

National Speed Trials

Motorsport Speed Event

Madeira Drive

Sat/Sun 10/11 Sept

Big Sussex Market

Food and Drink Market

New Road

Sun 11 Sept

Ace Café Reunion

Annual motorcycle run

Madeira Drive

Sat/Sun 17/18 Sept

Fiery Foods Chilli Festival

Chilli Food and Drink Festival

Victoria Gardens

Sun 18 Sept

South Downs National Park Authority Display Caravan

Information Stand for South Downs National Park

East Street Bastion

Sun 25 Sept

Alzheimers Society

Memory Walk

Seafront

Thurs 22 Sept- Sat 1 Oct

Funfair

Funfair

The Level

Sat 1 Oct

Black History Month

Annual Black History Month event

New Road

Sat 1 Oct

Brighton Breeze

Annual VW Run

Madeira Drive

Sun 2 Oct

Landrover Run

London to Brighton Landrover Run

Madeira Drive

Sun 2 Oct

Cancer Research 10K Run

Annual Charity Run

Hove Lawns/Prom

Sat 8 Oct

Brighton Cyclosportive Event

Charity Cycling Event

Madeira Drive

Sun 9 Oct

Brightona 2011

Annual Motorcycle Event

Madeira Drive

Sun 16 Oct

Rise 8K Undercliff Run For Women

Charity Women’s Run

Undercliff Path

Sat 5 Nov

Family Fireworks Spectacular

Family Fireworks Display

Nevill Rec Ground

Sat 5 Nov

Future Car Challenge

Motoring challenge for hybrid, electric and low emission cars

Madeira Drive

Sun 6 Nov

Veteran Car Run

Annual London to Brighton Veteran Car Run

Madeira Drive

Sun 20 Nov

Brooks 10km Run

Competitive running race

Madeira Drive/Seafront

Wed 21 Dec

Burning The Clocks

Winter Solstice Event

City Centre/Madeira Drive

 

 

 

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