A monthly programme of events that offers both visitors and locals a cultural digest, inspired by Brighton’s rebellious spirit. From up and coming musical talent to talks and salons that offer insight and opinion to the art of the ‘side hustle’ and unique interests. We’ll see you soon.
UNWIND: IN BRIGHTON
Acu Gong at My Brighton
Available Sunday, September 29th and December 15th.
Entry is £20 or 2 for £35
Lay back, relax and allow the beautiful sounds and tones of the gongs and crystal singing bowls to wash over you, whilst our acupuncturist deepens the relaxation and restores balance in the body. Acu Gong is brought to you by Rainbow Acupuncture & Dao Natural Health read more here.
Previously in the programme:
PRIDE: IN BRIGHTON
The Original 70’s & 80’s Night at Merkaba, My Brighton: “REFLEX”
Sunday, 4th August from 830pm until late.
Entry is free
Pride is turning 50 and we are celebrating by bringing back everyone’s favourite guilty pleasure. Our very own DJ Adam Rice will be spinning the tunes with drinks offers all night. The perfect post street party celebration in support of The Brighton Rainbow Fund
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AUCTION: IN BRIGHTON
Friday, 5th July from 6pm until 10pm
Entry is free
Oliver Dall of Oliver’s Brighton (the award winning wizarding shop) is hosting a special exhibition throughout the month of June in My Brighton Hotel culminating in a charity auction in our award-winning cocktail bar, Merkaba. With around 40 pieces of original artwork and with every penny going to Sussex Homeless Support, this is a must for your social calendar.
FEMALE: IN BRIGHTON
Fierce Females: “Takeover” at My Brighton
Sunday 7th July, from 8pm
The second in our Fierce Females series, will see some of the city’s finest female bartenders team up to run the hotel’s cocktail bar – Merkaba, for one very special Sunday night. Join us as some of Brighton’s best-known, rebellious and downright talented ladies take you through their interpretations of your favourite cocktails.
FACES: IN BRIGHTON
My Brighton & Havana Club present: “FACES”
In association with Brighton Cocktail Week
Sunday, 9th June from midday to midnight
FACES BY DAY – 12pm-6pm in Jubilee Square
A day festival promising live music, sustainable cocktails, food pairings and live up-cycling – and Brighton Cocktail Week’s official closing party. With live performances from local talent to be announced soon, as well as Havana Club’s sustainable drinks list and street food. You’ll also witness live art up-cycling courtesy of Cassette Lord and RP Art. Read more.
Entry is free.
Drinks discounts available with a BCW19 wristband.
FACES BY NIGHT – 6pm-12am in the Car Park under My Brighton
An underground street art exhibition with special guest DJ Goldierocks. The exhibiting artists include, Cassette Lord along with iownthisart, Maz Can, Will Blood, Manic Minotaur and Lois O’Hara. These local street artists have come together to create an immersive mural that captures the city’s most inspiring trait – its Faces. Merkaba’s cocktails will be available in the car park, as well as delicious canapés and a DJ line-up in collaboration with 1BTN. Read more.
Entry is ticketed, and you can buy your tickets here: BOOK NOW
Availability is limited.
SWOP SHOP: IN BRIGHTON
Circular Brighton & Hove – Make Fashion Circular – A Revolution for Good!
Wednesday 3rd April, from 6pm
Join us in Mercury and be a part of a hands-on and fun way to explore how to re-use, re-design & upcycle your existing clothing. Reinvigorate your wardrobe by exchanging or repurposing your old clothing. A Circular Brighton & Hove event, organised by RubyMoon, The Revival Collective & Slow Re Purpose in collaboration with My Brighton.
FEMALE: IN BRIGHTON
My Brighton & Merkaba in association with QM Records present: “Fierce Females, Back to Back”
Friday 8th March, from 8pm
In celebration of International Women’s Day, Moxxy, Phonetic & Boudicca will be playing back to back sets throughout the night in Merkaba at My Brighton
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NYE: IN BRIGHTON
New Year’s Eve: “DECADES”
A celebration of everything that once was.
Monday, 31st December from 8pm until late.
Remember all the way back in the day? From platforms to hairspray, and Ray Ban’s to boot cut jeans with checked shirts… Okay, so we know none of that happened in the same decade, but we’re celebrating all of it together in one big NYE bash in Merkaba at My Brighton *queue the disco balls*.
Our special guest DJ Tony B will be revisiting past decades with a line up that hits some of your favourite tunes from the 60s to the present day.
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TALK: IN BRIGHTON
My Brighton, Brighton On The Inside, Grizzly Bear & Cassette Lord, present: “SETTING THE PULSE”
Wednesday, 17th October from 630pm
Brighton is a hub of creativity and our panel are at the heart of this. Come and chat to some of Brighton’s best talents ask your questions, listen to them debate and generally get to know the people behind the art. From street artists to cultural enthusiasts and graphic designers, we’ll find out just who’s setting the cultural agenda. Followed by an evening of vinyl from our resident vinyl specialist in Merkaba.
ARRIVALS: from 630pm, talk starts 7pm.
Spaces are limited.