Things To Do This Week in Birmingham
They say spontaneity is the spice of life and last minute plans often turn into the best nights of your life. And in a city like this, even if you’ve left every plan to last minute, or you’re sitting in bed wishing you were out, there’s always something to grab your interest. So whether it’s a painting class, a club night or an entire festival, check out our list of things to do this week in Birmingham and go have some fun.
Last updated on 13th February 2018
Birmingham’s cheese emporium open their doors every Monday for Hanky Panky, one of the biggest student nights in the city. Offering up a free bouncy castle, discounted drinks and giveaways, if you’re looking for something to do this week in Birmingham, you should start at Popworld.
When you’re looking for things to do in Birmingham this week, remember that you can always dive into a masterclass of the nation’s favourite drink: gin. The Gin Tasting Group will talk you through the history of gin, alongside tastings of six different drinks made by small independent producers, and also will receive a perfectly made G&T.
While on the surface it looks like just a charming, Victorian and unique venue, the Old Joint Stock pub is also a hub of art-based activity. Inside is a theatre perfect for performances, comedy nights and cabaret almost 360 days a year. So even if you just pop in for a meal or a pint of beer, you’ll always find something to do here.
Not only is the Jekyll and Hyde opening its doors on Saturday for some amazing cocktails, but they’re letting you guys in for free. Activities in Birmingham don’t get much better than going to this quirky bar and drinking one of their beautiful, 2-4-1 cocktails.
Put those brain skills to the test as the Jekyll and Hyde host their weekly quiz. The quirkiest bar in Birmingham is taken over for a night of questions, cocktail libations, and two burgers for £12.
Your favourite throwback club is going all out on Thursdays. Funky Penguin delivers on discounted cocktails, loads of games and a tonne of giveaways, all while the DJs play the best retro tunes you miss.
Popworld is one of those places to go in Birmingham if you want guaranteed hits on the speakers, and fun times on the dance floor. On a Friday, they’re offering free entry and 50% off drinks until 11pm – and there’s tonnes of lollipops to enjoy too.
If you’re looking for fun things to do in Birmingham, then you obviously would love to do some karaoke at Walkabout. There’s free entry, free giveaways, and every time you sing a song, you get a free drink.
What’s out there for an indie lover when looking for things to do in Birmingham? Well, their best bet is probably Propaganda at the O2 Academy. Hosted nearly every Friday, the classic venue will be playing everything from classic indie to modern rock in the main room, and Nu House and Disco in the other.