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

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Violet Headline show Birmingham with The Cosmics
The Sunflower Lounge

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

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Speed Dating in Birmingham
be at one

Birmingham Speed DatingHow speed dating in Birmingham worksA great event to go to is Speed Dating in Birmingham. How it works is our friendly professional hosts will greet you and they will settle you in by briefly explaining the format…

Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02380 784694
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27
APR
UB40 Tribute Band Ultimate 40 - Kingshurst
Kingshurst & District Labour Club

ULTIMATE40 are aband from Birmingham playing tribute to Birminghams very own superstars of reggae UB40.Formed early 2016 ULTIMATE 40 consists ofmulti talented musicians; some of whom have played not only alongside Ali Campbell but with many other legendaryreggae musiciansbands including:‐Musical…

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27
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Talk: Help and Healing on the Spiritual Path
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 …

Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07737 372242
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28
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Bananarama
The Glee Club Birmingham

Theres no way at least if your of a certain age that you couldnt possibly know who Bananarama is and I bet you could reel off a string of their hits off the top of…

01
MAY
Burlesque
The Glee Birmingham

Burlesque feat Chad Michaels Cher & Farrah Moan Christina as seen on RuPauls Drag Race.VIP MEET & GREET PACKAGE‐ Pre show Meet and greet with Farrah and Chad‐ Chance to purchase official merchandise‐ Best seats in the houseAll under 25s may be…

TEL: 08714 720400
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02
MAY
NAKED INSTINCT
RJJZ JAZZ CAFE

Internationally acclaimed enchantress Danieals sultry tones will entice your senses to surrender and immerse in wave after wave of audiovisual indulgence. Once captivated she will tease her way from Jazz to Soul to Reggae intensifying her raw unwavering passion with each serenade.…

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02
MAY
Josephine Foster
The Glee Club

Faithful Fairy Harmony tour date: part of Flatpack Festival 2019Josephine Foster is a one‐of‐a‐kind singer‐songwriter whose creative purple patch has continued with her most recent double album Faithful Fairy Harmony. Fosters Colorado background included operatic training and funeral singing and her otherworldly…

TEL: 08714 720400
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03
MAY
ANDREW MAXWELL SHOWTIME TOUR 2019
Birmingham Glee Club

Channelling the spirit of his breakthrough award‐winning show This is my Hour ‐ Showtime matches that burning sense of urgency that we deserve entertainment in the times we live in.If weve learned anything over the last year or two its…

TEL: 08714 720400
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03
MAY
Mammy's Boys Dinner Show - Plough and Harrow Birmi
Best Western Plough and Harrow Hotel

Mammys Boys are back in town...THATS NICEGet ready for an uproarious night on the lash with the mother of all comedy‐Mrs Agnes Brown. Agnes and Winnie are spending a quiet night in Foleys bar waiting for Agnes children to return from a…

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08
MAY
RITZY
RJJZ JAZZ CAFE

Welcome to the Launch of Student Open Mic Night ‐ RITZY RJJZ is the perfect sanctuary for upcoming unsigned performers. RITZY is a night of inspiration collaboration and elite entertainment.Your host for the evening will be Danieal Sign up for slots start…

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11
MAY
Mum2mum market Birmingham Sandwell
Hadley Stadium

Mum2mum market BIRMINGHAM SANDWELL SATURDAY 11th MAY 2‐4pmNEW LARGER VENUE ‐ Hadley StadiumWilson Road B66 4NLFor up to date information please JOIN our event at https:www.facebook.comevents527965890879854To SELL at our event please book a stall using the following link http:www.mum2mummarket.co.ukbook‐a‐stall.htmlAs a…

Category: Car Boot Sales

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11
MAY
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: 08456 808367
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15
MAY
LARRY DEAN
Glee Club Birmingham

Fresh from a sell‐out international tour and smash‐hit Live at the Apollo debut Larry Dean has a new hour of unexpected and excellentTimes thoughts on Scottishness sodomites and self‐esteem.As seen on Comedy Central at the Comedy Store and Roast Battle.…

Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 08714 720400
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18
MAY
Smirnoff Big Night Out: DJ Charlesy UK Tour
PRYZM, Birmingham

Smirnoff Big Night Out presents ;DJ CharlesyTinie Tempahs official DJ DJ Charlesy holds it down every Friday night in the mix‐show on BBC Radio 1Xtra DJCharlesy has hosted sell‐out parties in Dubai curated the legendary Disturbing Ibiza and now brings the heat…

Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01216 674535
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20
MAY
Rotterdam
Birmingham Repertory Theatre

Following three critically acclaimed runs in London and a highly successful transfer to New York Donnacadh OBriains Olivier award‐winning production of Rotterdam will now embark on an extensive UK tour. Written by acclaimed playwright Jon Brittain co‐creator of Margaret Thatcher Queen of…

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22
MAY
BOOK TICKETS CHRIS DIFFORD UP THE JUNCTION TOUR 20
The Glee Club

Chris DiffordUp The Junction Tour 2019 All under 25s may be asked to produce valid ID See FAQsADVANCE PRICE£22.50 Show Entry £1.60 booking fee per ticketTIMESDoors open 7:30 PMLast entry 8:15 PMShow starts 8:30 PMMORE INFOSeating type unallocatedFood available noMinimum…

TEL: 08714 720400
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25
MAY
Second City Soul Band - Kingshurst
Kingshurst & District Labour Club

Second City Soulisa Midlands soul and funk party band Playing classic and contemporary soul funk and R&B they guarantee to provide a highlight to your special event that stays long in the memoryThe band have high profile experience with members having toured…

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27
MAY
ROSS EDGLEY - The Worlds Fittest Live Show
Birmingham Glee Club

Ross Edgley made history in 2018 by doing what no man has ever done before with his historic 2000 mile swim around mainland Great Britain. His No.1 Sunday Times Best Selling Book changed our views of physical fitness and his historic swim…

Category: Sports

TEL: 08714 720400
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28
MAY
Sean McGloughlin
The Glee Birmingham

The human race is at a crossroads: On one path lies the future with its twitchy technology and mega‐corporations who know us better than we know ourselves; On the other lies the past and all the conflict and mystery that entails. In…

TEL: 08714 720400
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29
MAY
Angela Barnes
Birmingham Glee Club

ROSE TINTED TOUR 2019Following another sell‐out run at the Edinburgh Fringe Angela Barnes Live at the Apollo Mock The Week BBC 2s Insert Name Here BBC R4s The News Quiz and host of The Comedy Club and Newsjack on BBC R4Extra is…

TEL: 08714 720400
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02
JUN
Saara Aalto
The Glee Birmingham

AN EVENING WITH SAARA AALTOSaara Aalto returns to the stage Fresh from taking over the ice Saara is back and the UK is ready and waiting for the show stopping An Evening with Saara Aalto.Currently impressing the judges and a staggering 7…

TEL: 08714 720400
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04
JUN
Julia Holter
Birmingham Glee Club

Aviary is an epic journey through what Julia Holter describes as the cacophony of the mind in a melting world. Its the Los Angeles composers most breathtakingly expansive album yet full of startling turns and dazzling instrumental arrangements. The follow‐up to her…

TEL: 08714 720400
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05
JUN
GARY MEIKLE
Glee Club Birmingham

The iBrow GuyScottish comedy award winner & viral sensation Gary Meikle is back with a bang and new brows after racking up over 100 million views with a rant about his daughters eyebrows. Catch him on tour now ADVANCE PRICE£12.00 Show Entry…

TEL: 08714 720400
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08
JUN
Tina Turner Tribute Night - Longbridge
Austin Sports & Social Club

This passionate and dynamic tribute to Tina will simply take your breath away. A veteran performer and a truly rare talent Karin Bello started her career as a ballet dancer with the Pasadena Dance Theatre in Los Angeles before attaining the role…

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08
JUN
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: Lifestyle

TEL: 03452 998652
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11
JUN
Trinity The Tuck
The Glee Birmingham

The Face The Body TourAfter just snatching the RuPauls Drag Race All Stars 4 crown jointly with Monet X Change Trinity is touring the UK with her full 1 woman show along with the Klub Kids. VIP Doors: 6.30pm All…

TEL: 08714 720400
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14
JUN
Bernadette Peters
Symphony Hall

The three‐time Tony and multi award winning Broadway star Bernadette Peters returns to the UK this June.The stage and screen star will perform selections from her award‐winning Broadway outings including songs from Sunday in the Park with George Into the Woods and…

TEL: +44(0)1217 803333
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16
JUN
Muslims Marriage Events Birmingham
Tipu Sultan Majestic Dining

. Aged Event 21 ‐ 35s OnlyBritish Passport will be required as I.DAn event to provide a platform for people seeking partners in marriage is now taking place. It is open to everyone and all candidates will have an opportunity to interact…

Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07738 638325
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21
JUN
TOM LUCY - RELUCTANT MILLENNIAL
Birmingham Glee Club

Signed to the prestigious Off The Kerb agency home to comedy legends such as Michael McIntyre Jonathan Ross and Alan Carr since the age of 17 he quickly rose through the comedy clubs and became one of the youngest professional stand‐up comedians…

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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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