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Embrace Community, Support Local, and Spark Connections with our Top 10 May Events in Brighton!

Savoury Delights, Beauty Revelations, and Festival Fun: May Events in Connected Brighton.

Experience the excitement of Connected Brighton this May with an incredible lineup of events that are perfect for making new connections and forging friendships. From the lively atmosphere of the Brighton Fringe Festival to the mouthwatering delights of the Foodies Festival, there's no shortage of opportunities to meet like-minded individuals and create unforgettable memories together.

1. Foodies Festival

Date: Saturday, May 4th

Location: Preston Park, Preston Rd, Brighton and Hove, Brighton BN1 6SD, UK

Calling all foodies and festival enthusiasts! Join us at the fabulous Foodies Festival for a day of culinary delights, music, and friendship. Located in the picturesque Preston Park, this event promises to be a feast for the senses.

2. Interactive Butterfly Art Trail at Brighton Spielgeltent

Date: Tuesday, May 7th

Location: Brighton Spielgeltent

Embark on a magical journey through the Interactive Butterfly Art Trail at Brighton Spielgeltent. Immerse yourself in a world of colour and creativity as you wander through enchanting displays featuring stunning butterfly artwork.

3. Happy Go Souvlaki Pop-Up

Date: Wednesday, May 8th

Location: Mrs Fitzherbert's

Indulge in a culinary journey with Happy Go Souvlaki's delectable menu. Join us at Mrs Fitzherbert's and treat your taste buds to authentic Greek flavours. From juicy souvlaki skewers to savoury mezes, there's something to satisfy every craving. 

4. Evening of Festival Fun with Laines Pub Company

Date: Thursday, May 9th

Location: Brighton Spielgeltent

Join us for an evening of festival fun at Brighton Spielgeltent with Laines Pub Company! Experience the vibrant atmosphere of Connected Brighton as you enjoy live entertainment, delicious drinks, and socialising with fellow festival-goers. 

5. The Great Escape

Dates: May 15th - May 18th

Locations: Across the city, including 30+ walkable venues and a pop-up festival site on Brighton Beach

Prepare to be swept away by the electrifying energy of The Great Escape, the ultimate festival for new music enthusiasts! Over four exhilarating days, The Great Escape showcases 500 emerging artists from around the globe in more than 30 walkable venues across the city, along with a pop-up festival site on Brighton Beach.

6. Beauty Exploration with 3D Lipo Brighton

Date: Thursday, May 16th

Location: 3D Lipo Brighton

Discover the latest innovations in beauty technology with 3D Lipo Brighton. Meet the experts and explore a world of beauty solutions designed to help you look and feel your best. From non-invasive body contouring to skin rejuvenation treatments, unlock the secrets to radiant confidence. 

7. Networking and Festival Fun at Brighton Spielgeltent

Date: Thursday, May 23rd

Location: Brighton Spielgeltent

Join us for an evening of social networking and festival fun at the iconic Brighton Spielgeltent. Connect with like-minded individuals and immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere of the city. With live entertainment, delicious refreshments, and opportunities to forge new connections, this event promises to be unforgettable. Grab your tickets and join the celebration!

8. Sunday Morning Petanque

Date: Sunday, May 26th

Location: Petanque Court (next to Angel of Peace)

Start your Sunday morning with a leisurely game of Petanque in the heart of Brighton. Whether you're a seasoned player or new to the game, this is the perfect opportunity to soak up the sunshine and embrace the joy of friendly competition. 

9. Mexican Cooking Class with Xav Buendia

Date: Thursday, May 30th

Location: The Community Kitchen

Embark on a culinary adventure with acclaimed photographer and Mexican cuisine expert, Xav Buendia. Join us at The Community Kitchen and learn the art of authentic Mexican cooking from a true master. Discover the secrets behind creating mouthwatering dishes that will impress your friends and family. Secure your spot now and spice up your culinary repertoire!

10 Brighton Fringe & Fools Paradise

Dates: May 3rd - June 2nd

Location: South side of St. Peter's Church, Brighton

Welcome to Fool's Paradise, the newest and hottest fringe destination in town! Nestled on the south side of St. Peter's Church, Fool's Paradise is a vibrant hub created by artists, for artists. Featuring a spectacular program of international events alongside beloved fringe favorites by local talent, this is where creativity knows no bounds.

Members look out for ticket discounts and remember to use you member code to take off booking fees from any Brighton Fringe show.

Want to make new friends in Brighton? Come out with us!

Don't miss out on the chance to step out of your comfort zone, expand your social circle, and support the brilliant artists and festivals that make Connected Brighton so special this May.

Come out with us and let's make new connections and memories together!

Join our weekly Social Club events to make new friends, and check out our fortnightly Networking events to meet other business owners. All our events support our Connected100 recommended brands and local businesses in the city.


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