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.

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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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Light in the Lens photography exhibition
B1

Open10am3pm DailyCostFree Public AdmissionAs photographers we use light in our pictures to bring out the character in portraits the grain and texture in surfaces and to concentrate our gaze within the frame.…

Location: 2 milesaway
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08000 287338
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Jess Robinson 'Here come the girls'
The Core Theatre

Join multi‐award winner and one of 2017s Britains Got Talent semi finalists and stand out stars ‐ Jess Robinson when she embarks on her debut UK tour in 2018.The show Here Come The Girls features spot on celebrity impressions and…

Location: 6.1 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02072 843444
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Wolverhampton Business Social
The Lych Gate Tavern

MAKE BUSINESS CONNECTIONS OVER A BEER OR SOFT DRINK IF YOU PREFER IN WOLVERHAMPTON ‐ THIRD FRIDAY OF EACH MONTH.After a week of business hustle and bustle come and join us for a relaxing beer and natter. A range of alcoholic hot…

Location: 13.1 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 03301 596148
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70's/80's Soul Train
Tamworth Sports Bar

DJ Ric Simon plays 70s & 80s soul with visuals etc.…

Location: 13 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07818 455167
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Birmingham Comedy Club Haus
PRYZM, Birmingham

Not just a comedy gig.Round up your friends and come along to one of our weekly comedy nights. Lose yourself in laughter with some of the UKs top comedians whilst indulging in some fantastic food and drink. If thats not all well…

Location: 2 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01216 674535
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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 Nick Page Nico Yearwood Luke Toulson and GuestWe bring you four different acts at every show including some of the best up & coming comperes and headliners…

Location: 1.8 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02037 403700
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Funk & Soul Lounge: Let The Beat Hit 'Em
The Glee Birmingham

Expect the sounds of Lisa Lisa & Cult Jam Marvin Gaye Aretha Franklin Jurassic 5 The Dap Kings Angie Stone Stevie Wonder Gil Scott‐Heron Ray Charles and loads more bangers…

Location: 1.2 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08714 720400
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Talk:Help and Healing on the Spiritual Path
The Polish Millenium House

A short introductory talk about spiritual healing and help through the teaching of Bruno Groening.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…

Location: 0.9 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07737 372242
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Craig Campbell - Easy Tiger
Birmingham Glee Club

The majestic mountain moose in a tiger striped onesie brings his thrilling new show Easy Tiger out of the Fringe jungle and onto the world stage for his 3rd solo tour. Queens and Toms pack some nip and prowl on down to…

Location: 1.2 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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Muslim Marriage Events Birmingham - Aged Event
Tipu Sultan

. We are holding the next muslim marriage event on Sunday 22nd April 2018 at Tipu Sultan 43 Alcester Road Moseley Birmingham B13 8AAAged EventGroup 128 and overGroup 221‐30 Females21‐33 MalesAn event to provide a platform for people seeking partners in marriage…

Location: 2.3 milesaway
Category: Business

TEL: 07738 638325
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Muslim Marriage Event Birmingham - 500+ Expected!
Digbeth Hall

British Muslims WelcomeHum Marriage Events will be hosting one of Birminghams largest Muslim Marriage Events at Digbeth Banqueting Hall on Sunday 22nd April 2018 1pm ‐ 5pm. Come and break the ice with professional like‐minded young muslims. A Respectful and halal way…

Location: 0.8 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07482 566172
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Wolverhampton Beginners Salsa Classes
The Polish Community Centre

Salsa dance classes in West Bromwich. Thursday evening is the place to learn how to dance Salsa. From absolute beginners to intermediate level we can tach you. This class is dedicated to help you conquer salsa from the basics to more advanced…

Location: 14.1 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07961 514074
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Sign & Digital UK 2018
The NEC

Sign & Digital UK 2018 is the largest annual showcase for the visual communications sector and a place to discover the latest innovations across signage print display dcor and design.With over 5350 visitors attending in 2017 ‐ representing more than 3600 companies…

Location: 6.7 milesaway
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: +44(0)1342 332023
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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
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An Ellen Kent Production: La Traviata
New Alexandra Theatre, Suffolk Street Queensway

A tragic tale of searing passion and memorable music that tells of the passionate loves and life of the consumptive courtesan Violetta.Opera & Ballet International proudly presents an Ellen Kent Production with international soloists highly‐praised chorus and full orchestra.VerdiLA TRAVIATA.Starring the international…

Location: 1.4 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 713011
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Learning Disabilities Nightclub Event
Religion

A great place for you to come and experience a nightclub within a safe environment. also a great place for you to meet new friends.…

Location: 8.6 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07919 921430
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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
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An Ellen Kent Production: Madama Butterfly
New Alexandra Theatre, Suffolk Street Queensway

Introducing the celebrated soprano Maria HeeJung Kim from the Korean National Opera Seoul and the international soprano Alyona KistenyovaWinner of The Best Opera Award Liverpool Daily Post Theatre Awards.Back by overwhelming public demand this award winning Opera returns with exquisite sets including…

Location: 1.4 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 713011
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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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Psychic Fayre at the Station Hotel
The Station Hotel Dudley

The evening starts with a FREE 45 minute Stress Release Hypnosis session with Steve Woods at 6pm‐7pm. Book your seat via our website below.7pm‐10pm 1‐2‐1 readings available with experienced professional readers offering Clairvoyance Mediumship & Card Readings £25‐£30 for 20‐30 minutes payable…

Location: 9 milesaway
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 07746 674802
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Violet supporting Ivory Wave Birmingham
02 Birminghmam

Midlands 5 piece Violet come drenched in big sounds with an indie spark combining infuences that draw from 90s Grunge to Britpop. Pedal immersed guitars entwined with intricate drums and powerful basslines come together to create a unique ethereal yet captivating sound.…

Location: 1.4 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL:
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Beethoven's mighty Ninth Symphony
St Johns Church Bromsgrove

The magnificent Beethovens Ninth Symphony at St Johns Church BromsgroveOrchestra of St John perform Beethovens mighty Ninth Symphony in the superb acoustic space and historic surroundings of St Johns Church Bromsgrove together with Elgars soul‐searching violin concerto in which rising star Charlotte…

Location: 13.1 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01299 266346
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Juice Plus+ Convention welcomes Missy Jay
The International Convention Centre

London UKAward‐winning DJ Missy Jay will perform and be the special guest at the Juice Plus convention in Birmingham UK on Saturday and Sunday April 28 and 29 2018.Award‐winning DJ Missy Jay will perform and be the special guest at…

Location: 1.8 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: +44(0)2031 953819
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Tiff Stevenson 'Bombshell'
Slade Rooms

Tiff Stevenson brings her critically acclaimed 8th solo show Bombshell on tour across the UK in 2018. Bombshell premiered at the Edinburgh Festivals Gilded Balloon last August and is her most political show yet. The tour starts on 1st March at the…

Location: 13 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02072 843444
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Zest Your Brand - Business Growth Training In Wolv
The Lych Gate Tavern

Do you want to know how to create consistent returns from your online marketingThe key to successfully promoting your business online is to create a unique brand that grabs the attention of your audience and speaks to their hearts.In this interactive workshop…

Location: 13.1 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 03301 596148
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The 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: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07961 514074
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National Glass Fair
National Motorcycle Museum

Original specialist fair with around 90 exhibitors including contemporary artists. A wide range of fine antique collectable and handmade glass offered for sale from experienced specialist dealers.Exhibitionrefreshments free parking.…

Location: 7.3 milesaway
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 07887 762872
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Sunday Inspirations - "I Can, I Will, I AM!"
The Lych Gate Tavern

SET YOURSELF UP FOR AN AWESOME WEEK AHEAD Youve had a hard week. You deserve some me‐time just for yourself; some time to recharge your energies and build yourself up for the new week about to start.Sunday Inspirations is an empowerment…

Location: 13.1 milesaway
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 03301 596148
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Inflatable 5k Obstacle Course Run
Wolverhampton Racecourse

Wolverhampton we are coming back in 2018 Get ready to experience the ultimate 5k inflatable obstacle run in the UK. The course is packed with the some of the largest and most extreme inflatable obstacles ever created.Pit your wits against ten giant…

Location: 14 milesaway
Category: Sports

TEL: 02033 717156
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Thank God It's Friday Salsa & Kizomba 2 Room Party
The Aquarius

Yes indeed we should give our Salsa & Kizomba praises for every second Friday of the month Uksalsafeet has secured one of the Top Venues for your pleasure to dance salsa & Kizomba at The Aquarius Ballroom & Function Suite Uksalsafeet Thank…

Location: 16.7 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07961 514074
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Tourist Attractions


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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

Selly Manor Museum

Come along and visit two of Birmingham's oldest houses.These two beautiful timber‐framed manor houses were actually moved and rebuilt in the village of Bournville by the Cadbury family.Both timber‐framed houses have beautiful oak furniture and domestic objects.Selly Manor was originally about a…

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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: 18/04/2018 17:02:37