Brighton Festival 2013

Brighton Festival 2013

Saturday 4th to Sunday 26th May 2013
Brighton, Sussex, BN1 1UE, England MAP
various ticket prices, plus FREE outdoor events.
Daily capacity: 20,000
Last updated: Fri 8th Mar 2013

The dates for the 47th Brighton Festival are confirmed as from Saturday 4th to Sunday 26th May 2013.

Brighton Festival is an annual showcase for theatre, music, dance, performance and books, from both local and international artists.


The music acts announced are Lucinda Williams, The Flaming Lips, Herbie Flowers, Fatboy Slim, Future Wife, Nina Hagen, David McAlmont, The Irrepressibles, Sinead O'Connor, Apparat, Angelique Kidjo, Sam Lee and Friends, The Tiger Lillies, Wara, Felix's Machines, Zoe Rahman, and The Great Enormo.

Throughout three weeks of entertainment the festival aims to bring great art to Brighton, and to harness the creative energy of the city to make great new art of its own. Other events include a full programme of visual arts & film, books and debate, classical music, dance & circus, programming for children, lunchtime concerts, outdoor events, and theatre.


Ticket prices vary depending on events. To see events and book tickets, click here.

Guest Director

The Guest Director of Brighton Festival is poet, writer, & former Children's Laureate Michael Rosen

More info

It is said to attract an audience of over 500,000 and is a cultural extravaganza with performances taking place at venues all around the city including parks, churches, arts centres, and the beach.

More information will be here when available.

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