Belgian Beer & Fries


What: Belgian Beer & Fries

When: Wednesday 29 August 2018 8pm-9:30pm

Where: BeFries, 46 West Street, Brighton, BN1 2RA

Entry fee: £15:00 (plus booking fee)

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Join beer sommelier, Rob Parker (Beer & Brew), to debate, discuss and of course sample, Belgian beers alongside their perfect food pairing, Belgian fries!

Bewilder Box Boozy Box of Bewilderment


What: Bewilder Box Boozy Box of Bewilderment

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

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

Entry fee: £5

A 5-minute mini puzzle game from the creators of Brighton’s No.1 Escape Room, Bewilder Box (located upstairs at The Brunswick). Solve a series of beery-themed, brain ticklers to win a delectable boozy prize every time!

Cloak & Dagger Showcase


What: Cloak & Dagger Showcase 

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

Where: Idle Hands, 59, Queens Road, Brighton, BN1 3XD

Entry fee: not applicable 

One of the newest beer venues in the city showcases one of the newest breweries in Sussex for Brighton & Hove Beer Week. Founded by three friends from Brighton, Cloak & Dagger has quickly caught the attention of the local beer scene with assertive and creative brews such as Electric Mayhem Pineapple Sour, Galactic Catnip Cosmic IPA, and Komodo Bozo Session Pale. Don’t miss out on this chance to sample their range!


Dark Star Showcase


What: Dark Star Showcase

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

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

Entry fee: not applicable

Dark Star Brewery started out brewing in the basement of The Evening Star pub. Now brewing in Partridge Green in West Sussex, it’s coming home for Brighton & Hove Beer Week. The Evening Star will be dedicating 5 keg lines and 4 casks to Dark Star beers. Make sure you pop in and grab one in the place where it was first dreamed of

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.

Langham Brewery – Meet the Brewer

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What: Langham Brewery – Meet the Brewer

When: Wednesday 29 August 2018

Where: The Watchmaker’s Arms, 84, Goldstone Villas, Hove, BN3 3RU

Entry fee: not applicable

Langham Brewery, based in the heart of the South Downs National Park, produces award-winning traditional cask ale with a contemporary twist. Never afraid to experiment, last year they were the only brewery in Sussex to successfully trial the innovative Godiva hops. Head along to The Watchmaker’s Arms to see what they’re brewing up now!