May Bank Holidays
There's nothing quite like the great British Bank Holiday weekend. Brighton makes the perfect place to enjoy it too, so if you're thinking of coming to stay, check out our Accommodation section for a great choice of hotels and B&Bs.
With the accommodation sorted check out our ideas for Brighton May Bank Holiday weekends with something for everyone...
Hundreds of artists throw open their doors to the public for the free Artists Open Houses festival. It's a great opportunity to support local, independent talent as well as a chance to explore the outer limits of the city.
Make the most of the extra day off by hitting the shops. Churchill Square has all the best-loved brands; The Lanes are full of designer boutiques and the North Laine is a treasure trove of vintage delights. There are even more shops along London Road; the seafront arches; Hove; Brighton Marina; Rottingdean... The city is a shopper's paradise!
Leave the stresses of the working week behind with a relaxing spa break. With a range of spas to choose from you'll easily find the right treatment to ease your troubles away....
Hop on a bus and see how English Sparkling Wine is giving Champagne a run for its money! Sussex is home to the largest number of English vineyards so there are plenty to be explored.
Whether it's raining or shining why not celebrate an extra day off with a scrumptious ice-cream? Brighton has parlours selling traditional treats as well as more unusual flavours including Lavender & Honey; Keylime Pie and Carrot Cake.