People sat round a round table at a Fundraiser dinner in the Brighton Dome Corn Exchange, that is lit with purple lights

Dinners and Social Events

If there was one thing King George IV knew how to do, it was entertain. So where better to come and celebrate than the original party prince’s seaside pad?

Original 19th century stripped timber roofing and huge ornate glass windows, make our newly renovated Corn Exchange a grand banqueting hall, perfectly proportioned for all your dinner, wedding or Christmas party needs.

For smaller receptions, dinners and networking events, our Gallery Bar promises to fit the bill. With its high, skylit ceilings, exposed brickwork and an interior view through the newly restored windows into the Corn Exchange below, our newest space provides a contemporary and quietly spectacular setting to relax and enjoy yourself in. 

We work closely with our wonderful catering partners to bring you the very best of vibrant, local produce, and make your evening one to remember.

See the first dinner in our newly refurbished Corn Exchange

The Corn Exchange set up with rows of round tables and a stage
Photo by Chloe Hashemi
Interior of Corn Exchange

The Corn Exchange

Imagine your event in a spectacular and versatile Grade I listed venue

Theatre: 505 
Classroom / Cabaret: 400 
Banqueting: 500 
Reception: 800

Our flexible space for conferences, banqueting and exhibitions is here!

Years of layers have been peeled back in our Corn Exchange as we restored and revealed long-lost heritage features including the original timber and cast-iron trussed roof dating back to Prince Regent’s original use of the building as a stable for his horses.

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Interior of Studio Theatre, view from balcony

Studio Theatre

Imagine your event at the heart of Brighton’s cultural quarter 

Theatre: 232
Classroom: 70 
Boardroom: 40 
Cabaret: 60 
Lunch / Dinner / Dance: 100 
Reception: 264

Built in 1935 on the site of Maria Fitzherbert’s stables, Brighton Dome Studio Theatre was first used as a supper room and became a theatre soon afterwards. It’s a flexible, intimate, raked theatre space for breakout sessions, conferences, and receptions. 

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Gallery Bar with view of suspended golden horse and balloon statue

New Gallery Bar

Imagine your event in our newest bar space

Reception: 100
Dinner: TBC

A brand new Gallery bar space. Double height ceilings, exposed brickwork and stunning original windows overlooking the Corn Exchange make this space the sought-after social venue. Perfect for receptions, dinners and networking events

Brighton Dome Founders Room filled with people sitting on chairs and a sofa working on their laptops or phones

Founders Room

Imagine your meeting or breakout in our fresh multi-purpose space

Theatre / Banqueting lunch/dinner/ Reception: 80
Classroom: 35
Boardroom/U-Shape: 30
Cabaret: 60

The Founders Room is a light and flexible space. Conveniently situated next to the Foyer Bar, it can be used for breakout sessions as part of a larger conference. It is also a perfect setting for more intimate meetings, presentations & private receptions. Fully equipped with a 60” plasma screen, full PA system and Wi-Fi, the room can accommodate up to 80 people theatre style or can be divided into two separate rooms for added flexibility.

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Brighton Dome Foyer bar on lower level & Mezzanine on upper level, with the walls and bar all white


Imagine your event in our contemporary bar

Theatre / Banqueting lunch/dinner: 150
Reception: 800
Cabaret: 90

In contrast with the exotic tiling of the ornate entrance hallways, the Foyer bar is bright, light and modern. By day, high ceilings allow plenty of natural daylight whilst LED lighting sets the perfect mood for an evening event. Located adjacent to the Concert Hall, Corn Exchange and additional breakout spaces, the Foyer bar provides the perfect hub for conference registration, receptions, private dinners or exhibitions. The Foyer bar also has direct access to the Brighton Museum & Art Gallery, used regularly alongside Brighton Dome for private evening events.

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Get in Touch

For conferences, exhibitions, private hire and commercial filming

01273 261524

For concerts, shows, community and public performances

Jody Yebga

Commercial Programme Manager

01273 260815