The Haunt is available for daytime or evening hire. With its 2 floor layout, stage that can double as dancefloor and sensational sound & lighting system The Haunt is one of Brighton’s most versatile venues. Events at the venue can range from live music shows, club nights, showcases, product launches, exhibitions, fashion shows, performances and speaking engagements.




- Excellent location directly opposite Brighton’s iconic pier near to the city’s main nightlife areas – only a short walk from Brighton train station and located directly in Brighton’s main coach station for national and local travel.


- Wonderful converted building formerly housing the main screening room of Brighton's Savoy / ABC Cinema complex (1930 -– 1997). The venue still echoes its former use with the location of the upper circle seating now a mezzanine level floor balcony level overlooking the live stage plus a 10ft x 10ft projection screen to the rear of the stage.


- Use of one of the city’s best sound & lighting tech specs


 - Late licensing. The venue is available in the daytime and evening shows can run as late as 4am licence throughout the week with extensions available on request with enough pior notice given for application.


- Event management available


- Access to expert in house sound & lighting technicians


- New lighting rig & newly raised staging area (as of August 2011).


- Two dressing rooms – Dressing room ‘'A'’ complete - with fridge and tea & coffee making facilities plus private toilet and sink room.


- Free promotion of your event on our monthly listings leaflet distributed to shops and hand to hand throughout the city and inclusion online through this web site and our social media pages & mail outs.


- In house barrier for stage performances if required




For enquiries relating to events such as club nights (11pm onwards) and anything else that isn't specifically a live music early show please contact:


For enquiries relating to early (approx 7pm-10pm) live music shows contact: