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.

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Forthcoming events in Birmingham

17
AUG
Smirnoff Big Night Out: Joel Corry UK Tour
PRYZM, Birmingham

Smirnoff Big Night Out presents Joel CorryJoel Corry is the name on everyones lips this summer whether its his chart smash Sorry featuring Hayley May his residencies in Malia Zante and Kavos or his Kiss FM show youve been partying with Joel…

Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01216 674535
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21
AUG
Speed Dating in Birmingham
be at one

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

Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02380 784694
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25
AUG
Muslim Marriage Events Birmingham
Tipu Sultan Majestic Dining

We are holding the next single muslim marriage event on Sunday 25th August 2019 at Tipu Sultan 43 Alcester Road Moseley Birmingham B13 8AA.British Muslim Professionals Marriage EventGroup 1 ‐ 21 to 30 Years OldGroup 2 ‐ 28 & OverAn event to…

Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07738 638325
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07
SEP
Freddie Mercury Tribute Night with Full Band
Austin Sports & Social Club

Freddie Mercury Tribute with full bandPure Magic a tribute to Queen & Freddie Mercury Mark has been captivating audiences with his breath taking tribute to Freddie Mercury and Queen. With the untimely loss of the late great Freddie Mercury in 1991 there…

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07
SEP
Birmingham Wine Tasting Experience Day - 'Vine to
Bank Restaurant

OurBirmingham Wine‐Tasting CoursesareAward Winningdays out learning about wine in a relaxed and fun environment ‐ suitable for everyone from the absolute beginner through to budding wine enthusiast. Its a fullonWine Tasting Experience Day‐ tasting 15 wines and learning and talking about wine…

Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 03452 998652
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11
SEP
Stuart Whipps - The Kipper and The Corpse
Ikon Gallery

A reflection on the closure of the Longbridge motor works in Birmingham featuring a fully restored 1979 mini alongside photography texts and archival material.The Kipper and The Corpse which takes its name from an episode of British sitcom Fawlty Towers sees Whipps…

Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01212 480708
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15
SEP
Comedy X Factor
The Glee Birmingham

A fresh and exciting search for the UKs hottest rising comedian 8 rising comedians battle it out over 3 rounds for a cash prize with additional sets by top comedians and a relentless judging panel by seasoned comediansLine up includes Mr Cee…

TEL: 08714 720400
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16
SEP
Redhanded with Suruthi & Hannah
Glee Club Birmingham

Redhanded with Suruthi & Hannahacclaimed true crime podcast. All Under 25s may require Government issued Photo ID. ADVANCE PRICE£17.50 Show Entry£35.00 VIP Meet & Greet £1.60 booking fee per ticketTIMESDoors open 7:30 PMLast entry 8:15 PMMORE INFOSeating type unallocatedFood available…

Category: Miscellaneous

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17
SEP
Liza Treyger
Glee Club Birmingham

Liza was featured on the prestigious Varietys 2017 TOP 10 COMICS TO WATCH list and was a standout performer at this years Just for Laughs Festival in Montreal as well as developing a show based on her life in her twenties in…

TEL: 08714 270400
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18
SEP
Barry Flanagan
Ikon Gallery

Ikon presents a major survey of work by Barry Flanagan bringing together a selection of the artists iconic bronze sculptures 1980s90s alongside earlier works made with rope sand cloth stone ceramics and light as a sculptural component largely from the…

Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01212 480708
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18
SEP
Bodyposipanda - Never Say Diet Club
The Glee Birmingham

Singing dancing sass and a healthy dose of destroying diet culture. The first ever Never Say Diet Club is open to everybody whos ready to join the revolution smash their scales and reclaim their worth beyond weight. Expect straight talk about why…

TEL: 08714 720400
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24
SEP
TCT Show
NEC Birmingham

A world leading design‐to‐manufacturing event showcasing the latest in additive manufacturing 3D printing design and engineering technology. For over 20 years TCT Show has set the industry agenda bringing together dozens of inspirational speakers 300 exhibiting companies and more than 10000 visitors…

Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01244 680222
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27
SEP
Neil Delamere
The Glee Birmingham

END OF WATCHTOUR 2019The star of BBC Ones The Blame Game BBC Radio 5 Lives Fighting Talk BBC Radio 4s The News Quiz and The Now Show Neil Delamere hits the road with a brand‐new show.One of Irelands most popular…

TEL: 08714 720400
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27
SEP
Pivotal Music Conference 2019
Jewellery Quarter

Pivotal Music Conference returns for a second year. Featuring industry heavyweights as panellists and sponsors alike year 2 is set to be even better than our first year. Featuring panels showcases and workshops across the day this is an event for anyone…

Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07487 816660
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28
SEP
Luke Kempner | House of Faces
The Old Rep Theatre

Comedian and Impressionist Luke Kempner hosts an ultimate reality show where no one is off limits. Expect celebrities politicians and even royalty going head to head in Lukes hit show; House of Faces.As seenheard on Celebrity Big Brother Channel 5 The Imitation…

TEL: 01213 599444
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29
SEP
Geoff Norcott
Glee Club Birmingham

Geoff Norcotts unique brand of provocative stand‐up is hitting the road again with Taking Liberties. Whatever the contentious subjecthell be honest and blunt without being a dick. Mostly. As seen on The Mash Report Live at the Apollo and Mock…

TEL: 08714 720400
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29
SEP
Speaky Blinders
The Glee Birmingham

Speaky Blinders is a night of top comedy raising money for Comedy Support Act the charity that supports UK Comedians in hard times. Darren Harriott Live at the Apollo BBC R4 Comedy Central Jo Enright The Job Lot Daves One Night Stand…

TEL: 08714 720400
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30
SEP
Bob's comedy funhouse with special guests (16+)
Glee Club Birmingham

Bobs Comedy Funhouse with special guestsA brand new show produced by the Klub Kids team. Comedy camp special show hosted by and with performances from Bob The Drag Queen American comedy legend Jackie Beat the hilarious Australian Karen from FInance and Liverpool…

Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 08714 720400
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02
OCT
Armistead Maupin
Birmingham Town Hall

Armistead Maupin LGBT activist and much‐loved author will be embarking on his first ever UK tour this autumn. Americas ultimate storyteller will recount his favourite tales from the past four decades offering his own engaging observations on society and the world we…

Category: Gay & Lesbian

TEL: 01217 803333
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04
OCT
Fern Brady - Power and Chaos
The Glee Birmingham

ADVANCE PRICE£12.00 Show Entry £1.60 booking fee per ticketTIMESDoors open 8:00 PMLast entry 8:15 PMMORE INFOSeating type unallocatedFood available noMinimum age 16…

TEL: 08714 720400
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04
OCT
Birmingham Comedy Festival Breaking Talent Award
The Glee Club

The West Mids biggest comedy prize is backA hand‐picked selection of the very best emerging acts from across the region compete for the prestigious annual title.Each act has been nominated by a team of leading comedy professionals chosen for their crack gag…

TEL: 08714 720400
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06
OCT
Jay Rayner My Last Supper
Glee Club Birmingham

Its the question award‐winning restaurant critic MasterChef judge and writer Jay Rayner has been asked most often by audiences across the UK. It happened so often that he decided the time had come to investigate the concept of the last supper and…

Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 08714 720400
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08
OCT
Conversations with Norman Jay MBE
The Glee Birmingham

CONVERSATIONS WITH NORMAN JAY MBEMISTER GOOD TIMESFane Productions are very proud to present legendary DJ Norman Jay MBE as youve never quite seen him before: away from his iconic decks and in conversation exploring his enthralling life story as captured…

Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 08714 720400
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09
OCT
Everything is Terrible
Glee Club Birmingham

Everything Is Terribles T H E G R E A T S A T A NSince the dawn of time man has searched for answers and failed. But the fog of existence has finally cleared thanks to the eternal fruits of your…

TEL: 08714 720400
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12
OCT
Comedy
Kingshurst & District Labour Club

Live on stage will be Richard Morton Junior Simpson and Marc Lucero. Come and have a great night.…

Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07585 223495
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12
OCT
Birmingham Wine Tasting Experience Day - 'World of
Bank Restaurant

OurBirmingham Wine‐Tasting CoursesareAward Winningdays out learning about wine in a relaxed and fun environment ‐ suitable for everyone from the absolute beginner through to budding wine enthusiast. Its a fullonWine Tasting Experience Day‐ tasting 15 wines and learning and talking about wine…

Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 03452 998652
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15
OCT
World of Learning Conference & Exhibition
The NEC

Showcasing a wide‐range of solutions in everything from e‐Learning and mobile learning to experiential and classroom learning World of Learning is a one‐stop‐shop for L&D professionals looking for a complete blend of learning solutions and inspiration.World of Learning offers the unique opportunity…

Category: Exhibitions

TEL: +44(0)2083 945264
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17
OCT
Adrian Goldberg's Talk Show - Stephen Duffy
The Glee Birmingham

ADRIAN GOLDBERGS TALK SHOWLIVE PODCASTBroadcaster and journalist Adrian Goldberg brings his popular monthly Talk Show podcast to The Glee Clubstay tuned to find out about forthcoming guestsOctoberStephen DuffyStephen Duffy was born at 55 Highfield Road Alum…

TEL: 08714 720400
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17
OCT
The Music of Creams 50th Anniversary UK Tour
The Mill, Digbeth

Kofi Baker Malcolm Bruce & Will Johns bring the legacy back to life in an immersive multi‐media experience show of electrifying live music interplayed with archive footage of the original band unseen interviews and personal anecdotes from the trio of growing up…

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18
OCT
Rhys James
The Glee Birmingham

SNITCH TOUR 2019Mock The Week regular and star of his own BBC Radio 4 series Rhys James heads out on his first national tour.In early 2019 Rhys was asked to go back to his school and inspire the Year 11s. Given that…

TEL: 08714 720400
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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.


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