Programme of events

Here is the schedule for Brighton Bear Weekend 2019.
Wristbands providing great discounts are now on sale in our online shop!
Tickets for ticketed events will go on sale on 30 March.

Thursday 13 June

Friday 14 June

  • 7:00 pm: Welcome Night and Cabaret at Amsterdam Bar and Kitchen. Meet the local and visiting bears, collect your online orders, and enjoy the cabaret! Free entry. More information »
  • 11:00 pm – 4:00 am: Mr Brighton Bear competition at Subline. Watch and vote, or enter to win £200 cash! Afterwards, dance and cruise until very late. £5 entry with wristband, £7 without. More information »

Saturday 15 June

  • 11:00 am – 12:30 pm: Bear Breakfast at the Camelford Arms. Fortify yourself with a massive full English! More information »
  • 11:00 am – 12:30 pm: Bearspace focus group at the Camelford Arms. Volunteers are wanted for this group discussion as part of academic research into the bear community. More information »
  • 11:30 am: Royal Pavilion Tour. A tour of Brighton’s famous royal palace. Not to be missed! More information »
  • 12:00 – 6:00 pm: Brighton Bear Weekend’s Garden Party in Dorset Gardens. Food, drink, stalls and sideshows, and free music and entertainment on our stage! Free entry. More information »
  • 5:30 – 8:30 pm: Bear-a-oke at Bar Broadway. Karaoke evening. Belt out a classic or sit back and enjoy! Free entry. More information »
  • 10:00 pm – 5:00 am: BeefMince, the weekend’s big club night at the Rialto Theatre. London’s epic bear night comes to Brighton for the first time! More information »

Sunday 16 June

Please note that this programme of events is subject to change.