Going Local at The Basketmaker’s Arms


What: Going Local at The Basketmakers Arms

When: Friday 24 August – Sunday 2 September 2018 (all week)

Where: The Basketmakers Arms, 12, Gloucester Road, Brighton, BN1 4AD

Entry fee: not applicable

In addition to the usual solid range of Fuller’s beer, throughout Brighton & Hove Beer Week The Basketmakers Arms – a Brighton beery institution – will be serving four ales brewed in Sussex (two from Dark Star and two from other local breweries). Pop in for a pint in one of the cosiest rooms in the city.

If Music Be the Drink of Love, Let’s Have a Beer (Parts 1 & 2)


What: If Music Be The Drink Of Love, Let’s Have A Beer (Parts 1 & 2)

When: Wednesday 29 August 2018 & Thursday 30 August 7pm 

Where: The Brunswick, 1-3 Holland Road, Hove BN3 1JF

Entry fee: £10 with beer; £5 gig only

Tickets available from: WeGotTickets via this link

On both Wednesday 29 August & Thursday 30 August you can enjoy local music, cleverly paired with and Sussex beer. Six acts will perform. When each act comes on stage, glasses of the corresponding beer will be served.

You can find out more information about all the bands performing right here.

Mariachi Thursday with Holler!


What: Mariachi Thursday with Holler!

When: Thursday 30th August 2018 7pm

Where: Jolly Brewer Beer House, 176 Ditchling Road, Brighton, BN1 6JA

Entry fee: not applicable

Get jolly with the brewer at the Jolly Brewer!

Come and enjoy an evening of local beer and Mariachi high jinx. The people behind Holler Brewery will be around for a chat and they’ll also be taking over the taps with their creative brews. Hold onto your hats – it’s going to be quite a knees-up!




Race the Brewer with Lost Pier Brewing


What: Race the Brewer with Lost Pier Brewing

When: Thursday 30 August 2018 3pm onwards

Where: The World’s End, 60-61 London Road, Brighton, BN1 4JE

Entry fee: not applicable

Join the brewers from Sussex-based Lost Pier Brewing for some arcade fun at The World’s End. Lost Pier will have at least 4 different beers on tap plus there’ll be some great deals on their cans. And you can be part of a spectacular race event on the World’s End race track – with great beery prizes for the winners! Get down there and get involved!


Spotlight on Sussex Beer at The Westbourne


What: Spotlight on Sussex Beer at The Westbourne

When: Friday 24 August – Sunday 2 September (all week)

Where: The Westbourne, 90 Portland Road, Hove, BN3 5DN

Entry fee: not applicable

Head over to the wild west of Hove for a week-long Sussex breweries tap takeover. The Westbourne has 7 keg line and 4 casks and all will be flowing with local beer for the duration of Brighton & Hove Beer Week. Enjoy!

Spotlight on Sustainability with Good Things Brewing Co.


What: Spotlight on Sustainability with Good Things Brewing Co.

When: Friday 24 August – Sunday 2 September 2018

Where: The Evening Star, 55-56. Surrey Street, Brighton, BN1 3PB

Entry fee: not applicable

Throughout Brighton & Hove Beer Week, The Evening Star will be throwing the spotlight on sustainability with a display outlining Good Things Brewing Co.‘s quest to become the most sustainable brewery in the world. They’ll also have Good Things Brewing Co.’s pale ale on tap at a special price all week.

Keep an eye out for more sustainability events at The Evening Star.