Family Weekends in Brighton and Live Show Listings
Brighton is home to some of the best theatre and entertainment in the business. Every night is show night with a range of grand and intimate venues across the city offering plays, musicals, and comedy events throughout the year. And the odd panto at Christmas – perfect for family weekends in Brighton!
The Brighton Theatre Royal is a stunning Grade II listed building in the heart of the cultural quarter. The theatre provides a jam-packed programme of theatre shows and events all year round. Presenting everything from West End musicals, to intimate plays showcasing the city's up-and-coming talent, the Theatre Royal offers the best theatrical entertainment on the South Coast. More details available in our What's On In Brighton listings.
Alternative theatres in Brighton include the award-winning Brighton Komedia. Located right in the middle of the infamous Laines, this quirky venue should be a definite stop on your weekend in Brighton. Excellent for catching famous comedians, with great food and a drink or two thrown in. The Pavilion Theatre is better suited when booking family weekends in Brighton. It also regularly raises its curtains to a wide range of exciting theatre and spectacles to suit all cultural, comedic, and theatrical tastes.
For family weekends in Brighton on a budget, there are always free performances happening, so check the What's On in Brighton listings before you book in. Or head down on the day, you're sure to find something to spark your interest. The city prides itself on its arts and culture – and makes exploring them easy.