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!

Wonderland NYE

The Arch, Brighton

The Arch & Wonderland present Midnight Mass, a stacked line-up headlined by Disciples.

www.thearch.club

1920’s Prohibition Party NYE Dinner Dance

Hilton Brighton Metropole

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

BLOCK

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!

www.baddogbrighton.co.uk

Fever Club ‘Funk and Soul’ NYE Party

Rialto Theatre

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

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.

www.berlin-brighton.com

Patterns NYE

Patterns

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

Coalition

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

CHALK

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

Komedia

From one of Brighton’s best loved club nights Spellbound is bringing you ‘The 80s night for people who hate 80s nights’ this NYE.

www.komedia.co.uk/brighton

Krater Comedy Club’s NYE

Komedia

Welcome in 2020 with the hilarious Jen Brister, Micheal Fabbri, Paul Sinha, MC Rob Mulholland. A Krater Comedy Club special with a glass or two of bubbly and a special food menu.

www.komedia.co.uk/brighton

WAH NYE

Concorde 2

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

Proud Cabaret

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!

www.britishairwaysi360.com

Apocalypse New Year’s Eve

Apocalypse Brighton

£2 drinks, free to play video games and the biggest rock and heavy metal anthems all night long. Open for a full 7 hours, making sure you party until you drop.

Special New Year’s Eve Dinner and Disco

Al Duomo

A four-course meal, a welcome glass of prosecco and two discos until 2am. Ring the final bells of 2019 with your friends and family with good food, drinks and a boogie or two.