What's on inBirmingham


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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.

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

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Forthcoming events in Birmingham

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In The Light Of Turner by Anthony Birchwood
Emporium Art Gallery

This powerful body of work is an intuitive manifestation of response to the landscape in Lancashire where Anthony Birchwood lives and works.Each of the evocative paintings has emerged from a spontaneous mixing of oil paint pigments resin and medium as…

Location: 14.1 milesaway
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01543 256624
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Off-Highway Vehicles
The Studio

Off‐Highway Vehicles is the only technical event that enables engineers from across the off‐highway sectors to share their experiences provide case studies and showcase updates on emerging technologies. Ensure your new developments are compliant with the latest emissions regulation with guidance and…

Location: 1.2 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +44(0)2079 731291
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Practical workshop-based SEO training course in Bi
Crowne Plaza Birmingham

Delivered to you by Think Cloud Studio in Birmingham we provide a range of practical workshop‐based SEO social media and internet marketing training courses for groups and on a 1:1 basis. 4 Steps1. SEO Training Workshop Classroom Based. 2017 Agenda.2. Agenda Day…

Location: 1.6 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01827 714753
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Speed Dating in Birmingham
Stirlings Bar

Speed Dating in Birmingham for anyone aged 24 to 36 on Wednesday 26th April 2017Book here ‐ http:www.slowdating.comspeed‐datingbirmingham106461.aspx ‐ by clicking on the link to meet new people at Birminghams most popular singles night How speed dating in Birmingham works ‐ When…

Location: 1.5 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 02380 784694
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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
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Just The Tonic's Friday night comedy
Just The Tonic at The Comedy Loft Birmingham

Our fabulous weekend shows bring the best comedy on the high street to Birmingham Featuring Mike Wilmott Brennan Reece Paul Myrehaug and Mandy KnightWe bring you four different acts at every show including some of the best up & coming comperes and…

Location: 1.8 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02037 403700
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Psychic Fayre
The Station Hotel Dudley

Psychic readings with experienced professional psychic readers offering one to one readings including Clairvoyance Card Readings & Mediumship individual reader charges apply.Crystal experts The Crystal Cave will be there as well as Reiki Healer Julie Chipperfield‐Carr.Hypnotist Steve Woods will also be attending…

Location: 9 milesaway
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 07746 674802
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Velvet Candi - SOUL DIVAS
Actress & Bishop

Velvet Candi are kicking off 2017 with the sound of the SOUL DIVAS and the amazing vocals from THE VOICEs Letitia George who will be on stage belting out the massive tunes from Tina Turner Aretha Franklin Diana Ross Beyonce and many…

Location: 1.5 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07890 202375
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Cadbury Club - Johnny2bad (UB40 tribute)
Cadbury Club

UB40 tribute band Johnny2bad present an unmatched tribute to one of the greatest Reggae bands to come out of the UK performing up to two hours of classic UB40 tracks totally live. This phenomenal band are in huge demand throughout the UK…

Location: 4.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01214 514264
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Just The Tonic's Saturday night comedy
Just The Tonic at The Comedy Loft Birmingham

Our fabulous weekend shows bring the best comedy on the high street to Birmingham Featuring Mike Wilmott Brennan Reece Paul Myrehaug and Mandy KnightWe bring you four different acts at every show including some of the best up & coming comperes and…

Location: 1.8 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02037 403700
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TIMAYA LIVE IN THE MIDLANDS
TRUTH NIGHTCLUB

Afrobeats Superstar and Sensation TIMAYA performsLive in the MIDLANDS.After the wait for years TIMAYA has finally Billed to have a Midland Performance of all his Hit songsthe Prestigious Truth Nightclub. This is one Night not to be missed.Venue:…

Location: 1.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: Seew ebsite
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Sunday Salsa Classes Birmingham Hockley
The Blue Orange Theatre

Salsa for Everyone. A mixed salsa dance lesson where everybody is made to feel welcome and the fun steps and routines are accessible absolute beginners. For more details text: 077303 68592.Fun Mixed level salsa class: Have fun. Meet new friends locally. Learn…

Location: 1.8 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07730 368592
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An Evening with Alberto El Patron
The Glee Club Birmingham

Inside The Ropes is thrilled to announce that ALBERTO EL PATRON will be joining us for an UNCENSORED Evening with show.Patron had a hugely successful stint in WWE where he was a Royal Rumble winner Money In The Bank winner 2 Time…

Location: 1.2 milesaway
Category: Literature and Books

TEL: 08714 720400
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Special Events Tour Show An Evening with Alberto E
The Glee Club Birmingham

Inside The Ropes is thrilled to announce that ALBERTO EL PATRON will be joining us for an UNCENSORED Evening with show.Patron had a hugely successful stint in WWE where he was a Royal Rumble winner Money In The Bank winner 2 Time…

Location: 1.2 milesaway
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 08714 720400
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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
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Rob Rouse
Birmingham Glee Club

Come and see Rob do what he does best ‐ honest frank seriously funny stand‐up.The star of Mad Mad Mad World ITV1 8 out of 10 Cats C4 Dave's One Night Stand Dave…

Location: 1.2 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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Omid Djalili Schmuck For a Night
Symphony Hall

Omid Djalili Schmuck For a Night at Symphony Hall in Birmingham on Friday 05 May 2017. Whats the best thing about going to watch Omid Djalili Schmuck For a Night liveIts knowing that youve got the best seats at the…

Location: 1.8 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

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Birmingham Wine Tasting Experience Day
Bank Restaurant

. Our Birmingham Wine‐Tasting Courses are Award Winning days out learning about wine in a relaxed and fun environment ‐ suitable for everyone from the absolute beginner through to budding wine enthusiast. Its a full on Wine Tasting Experience Day ‐ tasting…

Location: 1.9 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 03452 998652
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The Floyd Effect - The Pink Floyd Tribute Show
The Core Theatre

Having toured since 2007 The Floyd Effect has become rightly renowned for the remarkable accuracy with which it performs the iconic music of Pink Floyd. All of the bands members are top quality musicians with pedigrees that stretch across all manner of…

Location: 6.1 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01217 046962
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A Fusion of Music and Dance 2017
Symphony Hall

This is the perfect night out for the whole familyOver 300 musicians dancers and choirs will perform an eclectic mix from Classical to Rock with tracks from The Beatles Sam Smith Bruno Mars Stevie Wonder J Bon Jovi and lots…

Location: 1.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01564 772831
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National Glass Fair
National Motorcycle Museum

Original major specialist event with around 80 exhibitors selling a mix of glass of all genres and periods from Georgian drinking glasses to striking sculptural contemporary pieces.Exhibition refreshments and free parking.…

Location: 7.3 milesaway
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 07887 762872
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King of Pop - The Legends Continues UK Tour 2017
New Alexandra Theatre

Introducing Navi the man that has been chosen by Hollywood to portray Michael Jackson in an upcoming Lifetime TV movie about the star is bringing his incredible tribute show King Of Pop featuring Jacksons very own guitarist to the UK this Spring.…

Location: 1.4 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02072 843444
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Drum Meditation Circle with Sarah Westwood
Quality Hotel

Come for a wonderful evening of sharing the power of the drum For complete beginners and seasoned drummers alike Sarah will show you basic playing techniques and then take you on a drum journey for you to immerse yourself deeply in sound…

Location: 8.7 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07746 674802
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The Chinese State Circus - Dynasty
Sheldon Country Park

The internationally acclaimed Chinese State Circus is coming back after a break of three years returning to its roots in an innovatively spectacular new productionDYNASTY.The incomparable Chinese State Circus will be playing at Sheldon Country Park Birmingham from Tuesday 9th…

Location: 4.1 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08444 155228
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O&M and Lifecycle Management Strategies for CCGT P
Crowne Plaza

This two day event will once again bring together the international CCGT community with plant owners and operators OEMs and third party service providers in attendance. In challenging market conditions this is an opportunity to hear how other users are tackling market…

Location: 1.6 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +44(0)1212 003810
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Simla Dordon Elvis Tribute
Simla Restaurant

Simla Indian Restaurant Alvin ‐ Elvis Tribute evening £26.95 per personYou can CALL and RESERVE YOUR TICKETS and TABLE NOW. Tickets are limited so get in quick tickets available for collection after 10h MayURLs: Facebook: https:go.evvnt.com116649‐0Twitter: https:go.evvnt.com116649‐2ArtistSpeaker: Alvin as ElvisCategory:…

Location: 13.5 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01827 331111
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Psychic Evening
E57 Club

Psychic readings with experienced professional psychic readers offering one to one readings including Clairvoyance Mediumship & Card Readings individual reader charges apply.Crystal & gift stall The Crystal Cave will be attending as well as Reiki Healer Julie Chipperfield‐Carr.Pre‐book your reading andor healing…

Location: 4.8 milesaway
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 07746 674802
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Professor Brian Cox Live
Barclaycard Arena

Now coming to even more venues across UK and Ireland in Spring 2017 its the hotly anticipated tour by the acclaimed Professor Brian Cox OBE. The show will take audiences on a dazzling journey through space and time delving into high science…

Location: 1.9 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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Thank God It's Friday Salsa Party
Vinny's Bar

Yes indeed we should give praise for every second Friday of the monththe Uksalsafeet Thank God Its Friday salsa party which means the very best of salsa bachata Kizomba and cha cha chaThis is real reason why people cant wait…

Location: 15.2 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07961 514074
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Gin Ahoy - Gin Tasting Cruise in Birmingham
Away2dine Limited

Wheres the Away2Dine boat mooredLeft at the bottom of the stairs adjacent to The Handmade Burger Co. at Brindley Place to the left of Pitcher & Piano we return to the same venue.When can we BoardBoarding at 8pm prompt enjoy an early…

Location: 1.9 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +447747 861486
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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…

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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: 23/04/2017 04:49:13