It’s very nearly 2020, so British tradition demands that every man and woman of an appropriate age go out and make the rinse the final few hours of the previous year. Of course, that’s a a lot of pressure. You’ve got the perfect garms, miraculously herded your buddies into the same place at the same time and have Nan’s Christmas money burning a hole in your pocket, so the last thing you want is have a crap evening marring your memory of the last decade. Luckily, we’ve gathered a list of Brighton & Hove’s best NYE parties for you. Meaning you can see out New Year’s Eve 2019 with a bang. Have a good one!
The Arch, Brighton
The Arch & Wonderland present Midnight Mass, a stacked line-up headlined by Disciples.
Think flapper girls, jazz and bootleg cocktails this NYE as you and your friends are swept back in time to the era of glamour. Welcome drinks, a 3-course meal and a DJ encouraging you to dance the night away.
Bad Dog NYE Party
BRING in 2020 at the BAD DOG New Year’s Eve Party at BLOCK with a selection of Brighton’s finest DJs. Dance the night away to the best new house, funky house and jackin’ house, with a few classics thrown in for good measure, supplied to you by Nick Hook, Lidia De Luca, Billy Mauseth, Carl Loben, Rob Holme, Xarnder (Aka Simon Cross), Jody Cottier And Dj Missty.
The DJs will be spinning in the basement with the music piped through to the extensive covered garden and the bar upstairs. So, the whole venue will be grooving to the best house beats in Brighton. And… advance tickets are ONLY £5!
This new year dress as the fanciest, glittziets version of yourself when welcoming in 2020. Expect funk and soul, northern soul and a glittering of disco. Don’t dress to impress. Dress like a diva.
New Year’s Eve 2019
Shooshh pesents an exclusive Cats Masquerade Ball, packed with fire breathers, stilt walkers, angle grind displays, aerialist, pyrotechnic displays, in the most sophisticated and stylish party on the south coast this year.
Berlin NYE Dankeschön Party
The Tempest Inn
2019 has been an incredible year for Berlin, they partied with the likes of Kristin Velvet, Ritter Butzke, Rebekah, Juliet Sikora, Transcode, BLANCAh, Juliet Fox, Tiefschwarz, Booka Shade, Luke Brancaccio, Jonas Saalbach, Beth Lydi and many more! Plus, their legendary Beach Kolllektiv parties and Pride parties went off not to mention the collabs with the Brighton Music Conference and Decoded Magazine. They celebrated a 5th Birthday in 2020 which has been an incredible journey. It truly has been amazing and as a thank you they’re throwing a ‘dankeschön’ party on NYE.
Reviving its former life for one night only, Patterns is recreating its hotel days with plush red and gold decorations. Joy Orbison and Eclair Fifi will be soundtracking your night,
New Year’s Eve with Phats & Small
The Legendary Phats & Small along with Brandon Block will be helping this populate beachfront spot bring in 2020 with the biggest New Year’s Eve party in Brighton! From 2AM onwards – Brighton’s biggest Saturday night DJs are taking over the decks, dancing you all the way into the early hours.
Secret Discotheque New Year’s Eve Pop Party
The Pop Party of the year! Celebrate 2020 the right way by dancing to pop bangers all night. Don’t forget the confetti cannons, balloon drops, glitter and dazzle to go with their immersive light show and video experience.
Spellbound’s alternative 80s New Year’s Eve
From one of Brighton’s best loved club nights Spellbound is bringing you ‘The 80s night for people who hate 80s nights’ this NYE.
Bring in the new year with the enigmatic Calibre and special guests. Expect all the best Jungle, Liquid and Rollers beats.
Bass Face New Year’s Eve
The Volks Bar And Club
Featuring the cream of Brighton’s bass scene, let loose alongside rave legends John B (Beta recordings/Metalheadz), JUMPIN JACK FROST (Philly Blunt Recs), Nicky Blackmarket! Plus Arcane (Audio Assault//Kleu), Mr Natural (Lunarcy Soundsystem), Trouble and Maniac (Motive Sessions), Kosine (Jungle Alliance Recordings) bring two rocking floors of heavyweight D’n’B, jungle, old-skool, house, garage, dubwize and beyond.
New Year’s Eve Burlesque
You’re invited to celebrate 10 years of Proud Cabaret with Brighton’s most spectacular cabaret show ever – featuring the best of Burlesque, fabulous fire breathers and acrobats, and your favourite burlesque strip act Dave the Bear. Dress to impress, leave your inhibitions at home and party into the new year!
New Year’s Eve with Altitude
British Airways i360
Start 2020 on a high, with a spectacular evening of dinner, dancing and entertainment. The breath-taking beachfront views and bright lights of Brighton offer the perfect backdrop for a party that will leave you feeling sky high.
Enjoy a delicious five-course dinner with wine in the beachside event rooms, then board the British Airways i360 pod for a magical midnight flight to toast in the New Year at the Nyetimber Sky Bar – the highest bar is Sussex!