What's on inBirmingham


Welcome to Birmingham

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Birmingham - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Birmingham to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

Tourist information Birmingham

Tourist Information

Everything you need to know if you're visiting Birmingham as a visitor or a resident.

Editor's Picks






Forthcoming events in Birmingham

24
NOV
Colourful Salsa Party
Shepwell Green Social Club

The Colourful Salsa Party is Wolverhamptons prime Latin party boasting the biggest international artists in the world of salsa with a leading guest teacher each month.We have a different colour theme for each month; this months colour is check website…

Location: 10.2 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07961 514074
ratingratingratingratingrating
25
NOV
A Winter Fantasy - The Snowman
St Johns Church Bromsgrove

The perfect prelude to Christmas ‐ a family winter warmer in Bromsgroves historic landmark church.Programme6pm doors open ‐ come and take a selfie with the snowman enjoy a hot choc & marshmallows by the bonfire7pm Concert: Blakes The Snowman and Prokofievs The…

Location: 13.1 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01299 266657
ratingratingratingratingrating
25
NOV
Let The Beat Hit 'Em
The Glee Club

The best Funk Soul Beats & Breaks from 9pm till late... With D JAY and special guests every Saturday from 12th August 2017…

Location: 1.2 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08714 720400
ratingratingratingratingrating
25
NOV
One for the Road
The Chase Inn

Back with us again for your entertainment we have the brilliant boys from One for the Road starting at 9pm all the the way through to last orders at 1am. Lets rock…

Location: 12.3 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01543 370663
ratingratingratingratingrating
25
NOV
Walsalls Christmas Grotto returns to Victorian
Victorian Arcade

Victorian Arcade in Walsall is delighted to announce that its ever popular Santas Grotto will be opening on Saturday 25th November. The Grotto will be officially opened at 11am after Santa has made his annual trip around the town on his horse…

Location: 8.5 milesaway
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01403 783400
ratingratingratingratingrating
25
NOV
Wolverhampton Soul night
WULFRUN HALL

The famous WULFRUN HALL on Saturday October 31stThe very best in Northern Soul & Motown plus a 2nd room playing Modern Soul and 80s90s Dance AnthemsOpen 9pm‐3am with the UKs Best Loved Northern Soul DJs.......SEAN CHAPMANKings Hall Stoke PEPCatacoombsHITSVILLE CHALKY101.8 WCR‐FM LITTLE…

Location: 13.1 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01909 515150
ratingratingratingratingrating
26
NOV
Live Blues at O'Neill's
O'Neill's Broad Street

Englands only Swamp Blues band wade up the Broad Street panel for their first show at ONeills Blending the classic blues with soul & RNB this 5‐piece will tear up Sunday like its a Saturday night Dont miss out the fun starts…

Location: 1.9 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL:
ratingratingratingratingrating
27
NOV
Life Sciences in Six
Birmingham Repertory Theatre

In this exciting event held at the Birmingham Repertory Theatre and introduced by Michele Paduano BBCs Midlands Todays Health Correspondent you will discover what life sciences includes and how this research affects you the local community and the rest of the world.You…

Location: 1.7 milesaway
Category: Literature and Books

TEL:
ratingratingratingratingrating
27
NOV
Monday Night Salsa Classes Wolverhampton
The Polish Centre

Uksalsafeet are starting brand new absolute beginner classes on this Monday making this a wonderful time and opportunity to start learning salsa in Wolverhampton Monday is truly the start of Uksalsafeet Salsa week. Uksalsafeet would like it to be the start of…

Location: 14.1 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07961 514074
ratingratingratingratingrating
28
NOV
SINACH WAYMAKER UK CONCERT BIRMINGHAM
O2 Institute

Award‐winning Nigerian Gospel singer SINACH who has gained national recognition and has written more than 200 songs headlines in BIRMINGHAM with special guest artist and a full live band on the 28th of November 2017.BIRMINGHAM 02 Institute Birmingham78 Digbeth High Street B5…

Location: 0.9 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07864 219139
ratingratingratingratingrating
28
NOV
Tuesday Salsa classes Erdington
The Lion Club

Uksalsafeetare starting brand new absolute beginner classes on this Tuesday so this make a wonderful time and opportunity to start learning salsa in Erdington. Uksalsafeet has created a unique way of teaching salsa. Having researched various lessons at various other…

Location: 3.1 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07961 514074
ratingratingratingratingrating
29
NOV
FREE taster session at Redditch Rock Choir
Studley Sports Centre

Do you love to sing yet have never had the confidence or chance to take it any further Now you can Join Redditch Rock Choir and sing contemporary pop and chart songs with like‐minded people in a fun and relaxed way. No…

Location: 13.8 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01252 714276
ratingratingratingratingrating
29
NOV
Speed Dating in Birmingham
slug and lettuce

Speed Dating in BirminghamHow Speed Dating in Birmingham worksWhen you arrive at the speed dating venue for Speed Dating in Birmingham you will be greeted by our friendly professional hosts. They will settle you in by briefly explaining the format of the…

Location: 1.8 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02380 784694
ratingratingratingratingrating
30
NOV
Thursday Night Salsa Classes Stourbridge
The Institute Club

Uksalsafeet has created a unique way of teaching salsa here at The institute. Having researched various lessons at various other dance organisations we have realised that sometimes trying to teach several moves in an evening can lead to information overload.Therefore…

Location: 11.9 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07961 514074
ratingratingratingratingrating
01
DEC
1st Friday Salsa Party
Oscott Social Club

Uksalsafeet are extremely excited to present our 1st Friday of the Month Salsa Party at Oscott Social Club 239 Witton Lodge Road Erdington.Uksalsafeet would like you come along and experience our warm friendly atmosphere at our parties. Each month guest…

Location: 4 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07961 514074
ratingratingratingratingrating
02
DEC
Christmas Celebration
The Bonded Warehouse

Midlands Fretted Orchestra MFO along with Elmfield Community Choir will perform a hugely enjoyable Christmas musical experience for audiences intrigued or passionate about the unique combination of mandolin guitar banjo and related instruments not to mention those who are just looking for…

Location: 11.9 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07738 258506
ratingratingratingratingrating
02
DEC
Saturday Afternoon Salsa Classes
The Chart Centre

This class is specially designed for you who think that you are incapable of learning how to dance is any shape or form thinking that having got two left feet is an excuse not to join this salsa dance class. Uksalsafeet have…

Location: 10.7 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07961 514074
ratingratingratingratingrating
03
DEC
The Circus of Horrors - Voodoo
Wolves Civic

After taking to the road over 22 years ago and touring all over the world the phenomenon returns with its latest brand new incarnation Voodoo.The spectacular features an amazing amalgamation of bizarre & fantastic circus acts acts all woven into a sensational…

Location: 13.2 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08703 207000
ratingratingratingratingrating
03
DEC
Yoga Nidra + Sound Healing
Birmingham Buddhist Centre

Yoga NidraIs a deep form of relaxation to the body rejuvenates the mind energies the energy body re‐set your systems and heals on the emotional level.Come and enjoy a system of Yoga where the only posture you do is lying down In…

Location: 2.2 milesaway
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 07724 096861
ratingratingratingratingrating
06
DEC
Edmund Clark, In Place of Hate
Ikon Gallery

Established in 1962 Grendons inmates must accept responsibility for their offence. They then exercise a degree of control over the day‐to‐day running of their lives making a commitment to intensive group therapy and democratic decision‐making whilst holding each other to account. Through…

Location: 1.9 milesaway
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01212 480708
ratingratingratingratingrating
06
DEC
Internal Combustion Engines 2017
Hyatt Regency Birmingham

In order to address the new emissions legislation the biennial Internal Combustion Engines conference will bring together a line‐up of expert speakers from industry and academia to address research developments in the quest for more efficient hydrocarbon fuel engines. Throughout the two‐day…

Location: 1.7 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +44(0)2079 731291
ratingratingratingratingrating
07
DEC
Student Accommodation & Awards
The National Conference Centre

The 2017 programme will assess the health of UK universities against the backdrop of political and socio‐economic shifts and their long term implications on the HE sector. This will include exploring the role of student housing as part of a wider academic…

Location: 7.3 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 020825 38682
ratingratingratingratingrating
08
DEC
Funhouse Comedy Club - Comedy Night in Birmingham
The Bramhall

Bramall Comedy Night in association with Funhouse Comedy brings a Christmas Special line‐up to The Bramall University of Birmingham.Headlining is Rob Rouse ever exuberant and recognizable from his many TV appearances including 8 Out Of Ten Cats John Bishops Only Joking …

Location: 3.4 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07968 871568
ratingratingratingratingrating
08
DEC
Thank God it's Friday Salsa Party
The Aquarius

Yes indeed we should give praise for every second Friday of the month Uksalsafeet has secured one of the Top Venues for your pleasure to dance salsa at The Aquarius Ballroom & Function Suite Uksalsafeet Thank God Its FridaySalsa Party…

Location: 16.7 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07961 514074
ratingratingratingratingrating
09
DEC
A short introductory talk about spiritual healing
The Polish Millenium House

Through the absorption of the divine power many people are experiencing the healing of illnesses and pain that have been declared as incurable by the medical profession. The words of Bruno Groening: There is no incurable God is the greatest physician has…

Location: 0.9 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07737 372242
ratingratingratingratingrating
09
DEC
The Grand Mawlid (Peace Conference) - 25 Umrah Tic
Birmingham

Mankind Welfare Trust presents The Grand MawlidSpreading a message of Peace Love & Harmony25 Umrah Tickets to be WonA event for the whole family being held in Birmingham on Saturday 09th Decemeber 2017 atThe New Bingley Hall. The aim of this religious…

Location: 2.3 milesaway
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 07718 003811
ratingratingratingratingrating
12
DEC
Castle Bromwich Singers' Christmas Concert
Castle Bromwich Baptist Church

Castle Bromwich Singers present their final public concert of 2017 in the form of a Christmas concert featuring some of our favourite festive carols and songs. Tuesday 12th December 2017 at Castle Bromwich Baptist Church Timberley Lane Shard End B34 7HUDoors open…

Location: 4.4 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: Gregon07825969298orStellaon01217 487635
ratingratingratingratingrating
15
DEC
Salsa Sanctuary Friday Night
Cotteridge Social Club

Uksalsafeets latest regular salsa party taking place on the outskirts of Birmingham in Kings Norton. This is party will hopefully become a part of your monthly schedule boosting a big line up of guest DJs. No two nights of Salsa Sanctuary Friday…

Location: 5.2 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07961 514074
ratingratingratingratingrating
20
DEC
Violet Live in Birmingham
The Sunflower Lounge

Fresh from their September UK tour including a SOLD OUT Sunflower Lounge show the band return for a Xmas show following the release of their debut offering Feel.The track was critcally acclaimed by Dork Magazine amongst others as well as…

Location: 1.3 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL:
ratingratingratingratingrating
21
DEC
Yoga Nidra + Sound Healing Class (Brum)
Stirchley Baths

Yoga NidraWorks on all levels of our being and existence.Some of the benefits are;Its rejuvenating.It re‐sets your systems.Relaxes your body.Unleashes your creativity.Clears your mind.Ignites deep emotional healing.inspires personal growth....And much more.Sound HealingIn my repertoire you will hear sounds from; shurti…

Location: 4.3 milesaway
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 07724 096861
ratingratingratingratingrating

Tourist Attractions


Birmingham Jewellery Quarter Centre

Take this opportunity to discover the skill of the jeweller's craft and enjoy a unique tour of an original jewellery factory, frozen in time.Using the most up to date techniques of video and display, guides and jewellers take you through the astonishing story of the 200…

Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery

Founded in 1885, the collections cover fine art and applied arts, archaeology and ethnography, local and industrial history.The Fine and Applied Art Collections include paintings and drawings, British Watercolours and Arts and Crafts.The Museum and Art Gallery has an ever changing programme of temporary…

Black Country Living Museum

Discover a fascinating world when you visit Britain's friendliest open‐air museum.The Museum occupies a 26 acre urban heritage park in the shadow of Dudley Castle in the centre of the Black Country conurbation of two million people.Historic buildings from all around the Black Country…

Dudley Zoological Gardens

Dudley Zoological Gardens has long been home to some of the world's biggest, rarest and most exotic animals.Among the many endangered species Dudley Zoological Gardens is helping to salve are Asiatic Lions, Sumatran tigers, lemurs, penguins, chimps and orangutans.From lions and tigers to snakes…

Ash End House Childrens Farm

Ash End House Farm is a family owned farm which has been operating as a Children's Farm for over 24 years.Children visiting the farm, either with their family or in a group booking, are given food to feed the animals, hold a newly hatched chick or…

Aston Hall

One of the last great homes to be built in the flamboyant Jacobean style, the mansion which was built between 1618 and 1635 for Sir Thomas Holte.Aston Hall has been displayed as a country house museum since the 1940s. It houses the major part of Birmingham…

Want more?

Want to see what other attractions to visit when in Birmingham? See our list of attractions in Birmingham, including theme parks, castles, historic houses, zoos and many more family days out.


Updated: 24/11/2017 04:46:52