Brighton Open Mic Guide

Open Mic Nights Across Brighton and Hove

The Cowley Club

Fri 1 Mar – 8pm-10pm

Sammie Hall, Buss King and Jane Ellen are set to share the stage at Cowley Clubs bi-weekly open mic night, with more to be confirmed. They will be taking over with their indie pop tunes.

Brighton Rocks

Open mic night every ‘Wingtip Wednesday’, an intimate and quirky room with great local performers and brilliant acoustics. Performers get a free wingtip beverage.

Arista Café

Open mic comedy night for over 18’s.

The Pipeline

A rock ‘n’ roll bar with a vegan restaurant, hosting open mic nights every Thursday of each month.

The Regency Tavern

A glitzy and glamorous pub hosting open mic nights every Thursday, pop, classical and Broadway specials.

The Yellow Book

‘The UK’s first steampunk bar’ – featuring quiz nights and retro board- games, rock and pop music. An ideal venue for cosplayers with an open mic night every Thursday.

Fortune of War

Brighton’s oldest seafront pub. A good venue for tourists and historians. Funky contemporary music, open mic every Thursday night.

The George Payne

Musical talent from a wide range of different local musicians, discount on food if performing, every Thursday. All acts welcome.

Fiddlers Elbow

Sham Rock Open Mic every Sunday night. Traditional Irish Pub. Big screen for sports, including GAA and 6 Nations Rugby.

The Rossi Bar

An open mic for singers, guitarists, keys players, poets and more. A compere, an acoustic and an electric guitar, 2 microphones and a monitor at your disposal. All instruments and styles are welcomed, first Sunday of each month.

Hotel Pelirocco

19 Mar & 23 Apr

Some of Brighton’s most talented musicians will perform a few covers each of an artist of their choice. This open mic night will be raising money for Saving Macedonian Strays.

The Brunswick Live

Every Monday at 8pm, all performers welcome. BIMM students choice.

The Dorset Bar and Kitchen

Welcomes genres and mediums such as rock, punk, hip-hop, folk and reggae.

The Quadrant

An intimate and slightly alternative bar, mostly do acoustic open nights, on Tuesdays.

Reaction Open Mic

Focuses on performers with disabilities but also performers without.

Medusa Bar

Every Thursday

The Roundhill

The last Thursday of each month

The Hanover

Fortnightly Thursday

The West Hill Tavern

Every Tuesday

The Foragers

Second Wednesday of each month

The Malborough

Every Sunday

The Gladstone

Every Tuesday

Crown Kemptown

Every Tuesday, acoustic/electro-acoustic medium

Bar Broadway

Every Wednesday

The Sussex Arms

Every Wednesday

The White Rabbit

Every Wednesday

The Office

Every Wednesday

Ye Old King and Queen

Every Wednesday

Modelo Lounge

First Wednesday of each month – Acoustic/Electro-Acoustic Poetry, Blues, Folk

Three Jolly Butchers

Fortnightly Wednesdays

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