Brighton Festival

    Venue: TBC
    Cost: This is a free event.

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Starts 1 May 09:00

Ends 23 May 12:00

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A celebration of music, theatre, dance, circus, art, film, literature, debate, outdoor and community events, Brighton Festival takes place in familiar and unusual locations across Brighton & Hove and further afield for three weeks every May.

Latest News - Brighton Festival is Coming in May

We are delighted to be working with Lemn Sissay on Brighton Festival 2021, continuing his role as guest director following last year’s cancellation due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Soon after the cancellation of last year’s Festival, Lemn and the team began planning the 2021 Festival with our ‘new normal’ in mind. Brighton Festival has become known for its ability to adapt to new sites, to present work in new and interesting ways and this year's Festival will need to use all of that expertise. In 2020 we felt we should assume that social distancing would be with us for some time and that events in 2021 would need to avoid large groups coming together, so we have set about devising a programme that could work in those circumstances. Over the last year, we have learned an enormous amount.

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More information to follow on 5G Festival's involvement.