We are excited to announce that BERA Conference 2017 will be hosted in the vibrant, colourful and creative city of Brighton!
Brighton is one of the most cultural cities in Europe; Oozing with creativity and cultural kudos from every pore, Brighton entertainment offers galleries, film, museums, comedy and theatre. Guaranteed to impress!
From iconic Brighton tourist attractions to beachfront cool, Brighton is a treasure trove of things to do and places to go. Vibrant, colourful, fun and free, Brighton offers the energy of the city and freedom of the sea. It really is unique. From the stunning heritage of the Royal Pavilion, Regency architecture and Victorian aquariums to the traditional seaside fun of the famous Brighton Pier and pebble beach, Brighton offers something for every walk of life.
Bursting with beachfront sports and events, tranquil green spaces within the city limits, plus Brighton tourist attractions and activities for everyone, there’s so much in store just waiting to be explored.
The top five things to do whilst visiting Brighton:
Brighton Marina is bursting with things to do. With an 8-screen cinema, 26-lane bowling alley, casino and health and fitness club, there’s never a dull moment. If you love to shop, you’ll enjoy exploring the waterfront; here you’ll find a selection of specialist stores fashion, home furnishings, gifts, accessories and books.
Drusillas Park offers an opportunity to get nose to nose with hundreds of fascinating and entertaining creatures from monkeys to otters to penguins and meerkats.
Booth Museum of Natural History is a fascinating museum houses exhibits that include hundreds of British birds displayed in recreated natural settings, insects from butterflies to beetles, a killer whale skeleton and dinosaur bones.
Brighton’s Dome is the south coast’s premier multi-arts venue and conference venue at the cultural heart of Brighton’s Royal Pavilion Estate. Each year, we present and produce over 600 events spanning music, theatre, dance, comedy, literature, spoken word, visual arts, film, digital and more.
Brighton’s Open Market underwent a major redevelopment in 2014 and is now home to over 50 of Brighton’s most talented and knowledgeable local producers and creators. With a strong focus on fresh nutritious foods and ethical products, the market offers a wide selection of produce and prepared foods, as well as an exceptional variety of locally made fashions, crafts, handmade jewellery, children’s clothes and toys, home wares and furniture, world foods, community services, garden goods and more.
Brighton is packed of fabulous small restaurants, cosy pubs or hip bars. From veggie treats and beachfront brunches to fine dining and tasty value options, Brighton is bursting at the seams with every type of international cuisine on the menu. There really is something for everyone.