Spring in to April - Things To Do In Brighton
Although you wouldn’t believe it if you looked out of the window, Spring is apparently here. There’s snow point letting the cold stop you from having fun. April in Brighton sees the city waking up from Winter and striving forward to Summer. Sure, the air might be fresh outside, but the sky is blue and there are some great events well worth a visit in Brighton during April. Here are just a few of our best picks.
Brighton Marathon 2017 - Sunday 9th April
The streets of Brighton & Hove will be awash with grit, determination and pain, as runners take to the streets for the 2016 Brighton Marathon. Cheered on by spectators and well-wishers, this year’s Marathon is the main event of a weekend packed full of running events throughout the city. Come and cheer people on and just be glad you’re on the other side of the rope. http://www.brightonmarathon.co.uk/
InCarNation, Madeira Drive - 22nd April
InCarNation see’s Brighton’s famous seafront on Madeira Drive transformed into a petrol heads dream! Where the UK’s finest four wheeled vehicles are put through their paces with static displays, interactive stands and live entertainment their something for every motor fan. If the roar of a V10 engine or the screech of a drifters tyres is your thing, then this event is for you.
Brighton Jukebox and Retro Fair - Brighton Race Course, 22nd - 23rd April
Revisit the 50’s & 60’s, the golden age of Rock n’ Roll at the Brighton Jukebox and Retro Fair. Now in its 9th year, the fair features 3 halls of jukeboxes, spare parts, records, vintage and retro clothing, homeware, furniture and more. It’s not all about the shopping though, The Rock n’ Roll years are brought to life with live Jive bands, dance displays, Jive lessons and of course classic cars and motorbikes.
Brighton Music Conference 2017, The Dome - 27th to 28th April
The UK’s leading industry music conference for electronic music returns to Brighton for 2017. Designed as an industry event with a focus on networking and education, this two day event will cover the latest digital and electronic music trends. With workshops, panel talks, an exhibition showcasing the latest equipment and live shows from A-listed DJ’s. Whether you are starting out in the music business or a professional Brighton Music Conference has an array of opportunities. http://www.brightonmusicconference.co.uk/
Foodies Festival, Hove Lawns - 29th & 30th April
Hove Lawns plays host to the UK’s largest food and drink festival with visitors from all over the area coming to indulge in a celebration of culinary delights. The festival is bigger than ever with live tutorials from top chefs, the best local food & drink, stalls and entertainment, it’s a real treat for all of your senses. With live cooking demonstrations throughout the weekend. Travel the cuisines of the world in the street food avenue or try your hand a drinks master class or just enjoy some of the best food and drink sat back watching the live entertainment. With a Vintage Tea Tent, BBQ arena, Chilli Eating Contest and more, there’s something for everyone. Adult tickets start from £12 and are available online.
When all that sight seeing has built up an appetite, you might want to go for a spot of lunch. Here are ten of the best lunches in Brighton for under £10. Want to discover more of what Brighton has to offer? Checkout our blog for some excellent ideas of things to do in Brighton
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