Brighton International Women's Day Celebration 2023



Special Prize Giveaway

How did we do? We really hope that everyone who visited Brighton Dome and Brighton Museum for our IWD Celebrations had a great day. Whether you took part in one of the craft sessions, sang, danced or attended a talk... Continue Reading →

Femigami Feminist Origami

Join Femigami for an unforgettable feminist origami making experience at International Women's Day! Learn to make feminist icons, vulvas, penises and affirmation hearts alongside some other unconventional paper creations. Femigami is about having fun, shaking stigma and relaxing with a... Continue Reading →

Cultural Sharing Area

This is a space where different women (and their children) can come together to share and show our cultures and connections around the world - our many differences and our many shared experiences. It will also be a place where... Continue Reading →

Sew Fabulous

Drop in at the Sew Fabulous table and sew yourself a brooch, stitch a statement. Using 90% repurposed fabrics, it’s a sustainable and environmentally conscious activity for everyone – whether you are experienced or new to sewing. Where: Foyer When:... Continue Reading →

Eva Quantica VR

Maf’j Alvarez imagines entering a surrealist painting in her virtual reality experience Eva Quantica, a dreamlike bubble of lockdown Brighton as an open world to explore the various simultaneous dancing versions of Eve. Hands for hills, a cupcake pavilion, platforms,... Continue Reading →

Brighton Dome Heritage Team

Find out about Brighton Dome's connection with the women's suffrage movement and make your own IWD mini suffrage style banner. Where: Foyer When: 10:00am – 4:00pm Entry: Suggested donation £5 Your donation will help us help more vulnerable women across... Continue Reading →

Bollywood Dance Performance

Enjoy the joy and skill of Bollywood dancing. Four dance routines performed to different types of modern Bollywood music by the Hangleton and Knoll Multi Cultural Women's Group. Where: Concert Hall When: 2:45pm - 3:05pm Entry: Suggested donation £5 Your donation will... Continue Reading →

Miss Represented x Inkibit

Almost Home Miss Represented teams up with creative collective Inkibit to bring you Almost Home. An immersive VR experience from a female perspective, encountering echoes of everyday life and reflections on safety, home and what happens when the lights go... Continue Reading →

IWD Marketplace at Unitarian Church Hall

This year International Women’s Day is also being celebrated at the Unitarian Church in New Road, BN1 1UF 10:00am – 4:00pm (5 minutes from Brighton Dome) Organisations taking part are NETWORK OF INTERNATIONAL WOMEN WOMEN'S INTERNATIONAL LEAGUE FOR PEACE AND... Continue Reading →

IWD Celebration Raffle

Take part in our spectacular IWD Celebration raffle. Tickets cost just £1 each and you could win one of these prizes all kindly donated by local businesses.   Co-op - Fair Trade Hamper Happy Maki - Meal for One Voucher... Continue Reading →

With Thanks to our Sponsors

A huge thank you to our sponsors Sussex Police and Crime Commissioner, Capita and Buff Motion. It would not be possible to stage this event for the community without their generous support. For the #InternationalWomensDay Celebration to be a fully... Continue Reading →

Sign Up For Workshops and Talks

We have an amazing line up of workshops and talks for you at Brighton IWD 2023. Spaces are limited and are expected to be in great demand. You can register with a BWC volunteer outside the room where the workshop... Continue Reading →


All event spaces in Brighton Dome and Brighton & Hove Museums are wheelchair accessible. The Mezzanine Square is accessible via a guided route so please contact a member of staff if you would like to attend a workshop in this... Continue Reading →

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