Brighton Pride Parade 2019 is the jewel in the crown of Brighton Pride.
The Pride LGBTQ+ Community Parade brings together people from all over Brighton & Hove and beyond in a joyous, colourful celebration of LGBTQ+ pride. This year’s numbers are set to top 2018s, with over 300,000 people expecting to take to the streets, Brighton Pride Parade 2019 will be one to remember.
We’ve rounded up the best places to watch the Brighton Pride Parade 2019 go by. So whether you’re ready to muck in and cheer on from the streets or fancy showing your support with a lovely glass of something chilled and bubbly in hand, scroll down.
Three Jolly Butchers – This popular locals pub on North Street is right on the Brighton Pride Parade route. With outdoor seating, you’ll want to get there early to bag a table and the best view. Luckily they’re serving Pride Breakfasts from 9 am and blasting tunes all day to keep the party atmosphere going. Full details here.
British Airways i360 Viewing Tower – For the best views of Brighton Pride Parade 2019, why not glide up to 450ft for a birds-eye view of the Parade?
With stunning panoramic views of the city, the coastline and the parade, the viewing pod offers the perfect break from the crowds. Enjoy a glass of something cooling from the South Coast’s Highest Bar, the Nyetimber Sky Bar. Choose from locally sourced beverages, including Nyetimber Sparkling Wine and Harvey’s beer. The viewing pod is air-conditioned with plenty of seating space so if Parade day is the scorcher we’re all hoping for, a pod flight will give you the perfect opportunity to get out of the heat without missing any of the action. Book in advance to save 10% and avoid disappointment. Tickets available here.
Boutique – This vibrant cocktail bar on West Street will be the perfect venue to watch the Parade go by whilst enjoying a beverage or two. With doors opening at 10am, head straight up to their roof terrace and soak up the sun and tunes from live DJs. The party is set to go on well into the night so pack your glow sticks for a night to remember. Full details here.
The Street – If you’re looking to get up in amongst the thick of things, then simply head to the streets and cheer on from the sidelines, ensure you plan your route carefully to get a prime spot – it’s going to be busy! Pack plenty of suncream and water, but save your appetite for the array of street food on offer.
Gail’s Bakery – With plenty of outside seating Gail’s Bakery on North Road could provide an oasis from the packed pubs and bars. Head there around lunch for a delicious salad or sandwich and that all-important caffeine fix to help you last well into the night. Full details here.
Wherever you choose to watch Brighton Pride Parade 2019 we hope you have a fantastic time in our wonderful city. Don’t forget to tag us in your Pride posts @BA_i360